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Videos for November 20, 2009

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Friday, November 20 weather at 10 p.m.

The forecast for Saturday, November 21 calls for a high of 58 degrees and a low of 33.

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Award-winning choreographer visits KU

Award-winning choreographer Bill Evans recently spent time with members of KU's University Dance Company on a piece that will debut later this week.

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Mangino heads to Austin for Saturday game

It appears Mark Mangino will remain KU's football coach — for one more weekend at least.

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Crews get to work on St. Luke's Church

Crews are busy working on historic St. Luke's Church in Lawrence.

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Elder Henry makes debut

Perhaps intentionally, C.J. Henry didn’t tell his mother, Barbara, that he was going to play in his first game for Kansas University on Thursday night.

Published on November 20, 2009

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United Way about $800,000 short of $1.8 million campaign goal

While campaign officials would not comment on how far along they were, in order to meet this year’s goal — the highest ever — they said more donations would be necessary.

Published on November 20, 2009

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Obesity activist crossing country to urge American Indians to embrace healthier diet

Terrol Dew Johnson has stopped in Lawrence during a 3,000-mile journey to raise awareness of the obesity rate among American Indians. Johnson started in Maine in June 2008 and is on his way home to Tohono O’odham Nation in southern Arizona. The reservation has the highest rate of adult-onset diabetes in the world with over half of the population suffering from the disease. Johnson, 37, is one of them.

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KU East Asian Studies program celebrates anniversary

Kansas University’s Center for East Asian Studies marked its 50th anniversary this week with a reception at the Adams Alumni Center.

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KU's Self gives thoughts on Mangino investigation

KU basketball coach Bill Self told reporters he didn't know much about the situation surrounding KU football.

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KU guard Tyrel Reed snaps out of funk

KU guard Tyrel Reed took the figurative cover off of the basket Thursday night, draining four three-pointers.

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Farmers' Turnpike reopens after four months of construction

The Farmers’ Turnpike will be open for traffic Friday, more than four months after a major section of the road at the northwestern edge of Lawrence closed for reconstruction.

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Salvation Army has high hopes for Red Kettle campaign, despite slow start

The bells of The Salvation Army’s annual Red Kettle campaign will be ringing with a bit more urgency this year.

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Mangino, Jayhawks board bus before heading to Austin, Texas

Eighth-year Kansas football coach Mark Mangino and the rest of the Jayhawks board a bus Friday night bound for the airport for a trip to Austin, Texas, in what could be Mangino's final road trip with KU.

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Evening commuter forecast for Nov. 20, 2009

The only concerns for your evening commute remain near the East Lawrence Interchange on I-70 as construction continues. Other than that you can expect the typical evening commute.

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Afternoon weather for November 20, 2009

Mild and sunny conditions stick around for the afternoon before clear skies allow the 9 p.m. temperature to drop to 44 degrees, leaving us with a chilly overnight.

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Van catches fire on 19th Street

A van caught fire near 19th and Kentucky streets Friday, Nov. 20, 2009.

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Cowboy church brings God and western heritage together

A group of Christians in cowboy boots gather every Sunday in Williamstown, between Perry and Lawrence in Jefferson County. There, they praise the Lord and ride horses in an homage to the roots of this country.

Published on November 20, 2009

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for Nov. 20, 2009

We should see mostly sunny skies on Friday with temperatures reaching the mid-50's. They could drop to the lower 40's by Friday night.

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Commuter Forecast for November 20, 2009

The Friday morning commute could be hindered by some patchy fog and roadwork between Lawrence and Topeka.

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GameDay Cram Session: Texas

KUSports.com online editor Jesse Newell and Journal-World sports editor Tom Keegan take a look at what to expect from the Kansas football team's matchup against Texas.

Published on November 20, 2009

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Lawrence moviegoers flock to 'New Moon'

More than 500 viewers attended two late-night showings of the popular vampire film 'New Moon' in Lawrence.

Published on November 20, 2009