Videos for May 4, 2008

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One man dead after hit-and-run

A Lawrence man is dead following an early morning hit-and-run accident on 6th Street. the two-vehicle crash happened just before 2 a.m. and tonight, police are still searching for the driver of the second vehicle.

Published on May 4, 2008

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Residents near KU fed up with trash-filled neighborhood

People living near KU are fed up with all the trash in their neighborhood. And now, the city is working to address their concerns.

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'Art in the Park' draws a crowd

It's an art lover's dream as thousands of area residents feast their eyes on hundreds on pieces of art today.

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'Day of Caring' helps spread good deeds across Lawrence

Approximately 200 volunteers spread good deeds across Lawrence Saturday. The volunteers participated in the annual 'Day of Caring' sponsored by the Roger Hill Volunteer Center.

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Miss Haskell hopefuls wait for royal announcement

Royalty will be crowned later this week at Haskell Indian Nations University.

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Greensburg: One year later

It's been one year since a deadly tornado wiped a small kansas town off the map. But those 12 months have brought residents back together. 6News reporter Chad Lawhorn visited Greensburg and describes the new spirit surrounding the community.

Published on May 4, 2008

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Lawrence ready to welcome 'Ironman 70.3 Kansas' athletes

In a little more than a month from now, 1,500 of some of the world's most intense athletes will call Lawrence home...and their temporary stop in town for the first-ever 'Ironman 70.3 Kansas' is being welcomed enthusiastically as a economic engine.

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KU sluggers sweep Oklahoma

Entering the weekend, the Kansas baseball team was stuck in the cellar of the Big 12 standings. But Friday and Saturday conference wins over Oklahoma changed all that.

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KU softball squad nabs Senior Day victory

The Kansas softball team was looking for a Senior Day win against Iowa State. Tracy Bunge's squad was struck with the flu this week, but was not affected on Sunday...

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Jayhawk Invite comes to an end

The Jayhawk Invitational AAU Basketball Tournament wrapped up today at Allen Fieldhouse.

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LHS students engage in mud volleyball game

Well forget baseball, softball and basketball. On a nice Spring day, there's nothing better than a little mud volleyball.

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One person life-flighted after car accident

A Lawrence man was taken by air ambulance to an area hospital, where he later died, after a car accident near the intersection of Sixth Street and Gateway Drive shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday. Police are seeking the driver of a Jeep that was involved in the accident, which killed Thomas Crum, 60, Lawrence.

Published on May 4, 2008

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Two Years Later

Tracie Revis talks about what she has learned after fighting cancer while not covered by insurance. She warns not to let a lack of health care coverage compromise your health.

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The Battle

Tracie Revis two-year battle with Hodgkins Lymphoma also meant a fight with the health care system. Here she describes how she struggled to ensure treatment almost every step of the way.

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Joe Arneson discusses this year's swap meet

Joe Arneson, chair of the Lawrence antique car and parts swap meet, discusses this year's three-day event that concludes at noon today at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.

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Day of Caring

About 300 people participated in the Day of Caring, volunteering to work on projects across Douglas County, which helped residents and non-profit groups.

Published on May 4, 2008