Videos for April 20, 2009

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Monday, April 20 weather at 10 p.m.

The forecast for Tuesday, April 21 calls for a high of 69 degrees and a low of 39.

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City, schools at odds on tennis court lights

A group of Lawrence tennis players fear they may be left in the dark when the city's new tennis facility opens.

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Arson trial begins for 44-year-old Lawrence man

Prosecutors say revenge caused a man to set fire inside his ex-girlfriend's home last summer.

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Person who fell from ladder flown to Kansas City hospital

One person was flown to a Kansas City hospital today after an apparent fall from a ladder in West Lawrence.

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Praeger: Health insurance should not be denied

Sandy Praeger, former state senator and current Kansas insurance commissioner, said the health insurance system in Kansas is better than many others nationwide.

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Nigerian brings medical supplies to homeland

A Lawrence man is stepping up his effort to collect medical supplies for a Nigerian hospital.

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Donations sought for Eudora woman left homeless in fire

A woman whose Eudora home was damaged by fire last week is looking for help.

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Sandbar School gives students hands-on lessons about river

While many people drive over the Kansas river every day, it's less common to take a cruise on the Kaw.

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FSHS senior wins $20,000 scholarship

A Free State High School senior received a $20,000 scholarship from a nationwide scholarship contest.

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Ninth Street project includes turn lane

A road repaving project will take a wider-than-normal approach this summer.

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First-grader’s ‘imaginative’ essay wins contest

A Lawrence first-grader is tops in the state when it comes to what's on his plate.

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Kidcast: Haley Lockwood

The record high for April 13 is 93 in 2006. The record low is 23 in 1950.

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Sebelius among inductees to KU's Women's Hall of Fame

The KU Women's Hall of Fame has a new home almost 40 years after its inception.

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Charity run for paralyzed student set for Sunday

A charitable run to benefit a paralyzed Free State High School senior is back on.

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Henrys won't visit UK (unless they do)

Just when you thought the Xavier and C.J. Henry saga was coming to a close, think again.

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KU tennis to play Missouri in tourney opener

After falling Sunday to Texas A&M, this afternoon the Kansas tennis team booked its post-season plans.

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KU baseball tied for fourth

Over the weekend, the Kansas baseball team allowed 28 total runs to Texas Tech. The Jayhawks salvaged the series on Sunday by defeating the Red Raiders 15-10.

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6News Top Six

Every Monday, 6News staff compile the area's top six sports plays from the previous week.

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Commuter Forecast for April 20, 2009

No major construction delays expected for the evening.

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for April 20, 2009

Temperatures will remain mild for the first half of the evening with the low dripping to 55 degrees at 9 PM with a northwest wind between 10-20 mph. Expect the temperatures to drop quickly tonight but bounce back tomorrow.

Published on April 20, 2009

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for April 20, 2009

Beautiful weather in the forecast for most of the week, beginning with partly sunny skies and highs in the mid 60s today. Partly cloudy and cool tonight with lows falling into the mid 30s.

Published on April 20, 2009

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Commuter forecast, April 20, 2009

There aren't any travel concerns for northeast Kansas this morning. We'll have dry roads and no construction issues in the area.

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City makes plans for microsurfacing roads

Mark Thiel, assistant director of public works for the city of Lawrence, explains the city's street-maintenance program.

Published on April 20, 2009