In Manhattan, residents spent the day picking up the pieces from a large tornado that tore through the town last night. 6News reporter Marshanna Hester is in Manhattan with details on the areas hardest hit and a special group that volunteered to lend a hand.
They might already be in the real world, but the Lawrence Adult Learning Center is adding another group to its list of GED graduates. 6News reporter Lindsey Slater has more on one graduate who decided a diploma would open doors.
A few storms are starting to fire in northeast Kansas with temperatures in the low 80s, and the area is now under a Tornado Watch. Stay tuned to Ljworld.com for the latest on possible severe weather this evening.
Kansas University golf director Ross Randall uses his Jayhawk Golf Camp to work on swing mechanics and golf strategy with young golfers. Randall attempts to ease the transition from high school golf to college golf by using KU golfers as instructors.
Isolated rain chances for the morning with clouds breaking for a while in the afternoon. Temperatures will remain cool for 10 AM with temperatures only reaching 73 degrees. Late-day rain chances will pick up again with a daytime high of 82 degrees with a light north breeze between 5-10 mph.
KTKA was on the air when a tornado moved into Manhattan, damaging several buildings including the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house and the building that houses Kansas State's nuclear reactor. The reactor is not in any danger.