Videos for October 16, 2009

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Faithful fans take in Late Night

Kansas basketball fans took in the sights and sounds from the first official practice of the season. Fans from near and far joined the teams in Allen Fieldhouse to watch the fun unfold.

Published on October 16, 2009

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100-mile bike ride raises awareness

Members of Kansas Dialysis Services made a stop at Lawrence Memorial Hospital as part of their 100-mile bike ride to raise awareness for their patients. The event aims to raise awareness for people suffering from kidney failure.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Evening weather forecast for October 16, 2009

Light showers will be passing through the area during the evening. You can expect the temperature to be somewhere in the high 30s.

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Firebirds crush competition

The Firebirds cleaned up against Leavenworth Friday night. The final score was a not-so-close 55-0.

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Lions football beaten again

The Lawrence High School football team has still not won a game after the first contest of the district playoffs. The Lions fell 49-6 to Olathe Northwest.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Woman dies after hit-and-run accident

A 20-year-old Lawrence woman died from injuries she suffered in a hit-and-run accident Friday morning. The accident occurred in the 1000 block of Tennessee Street.

Published on October 16, 2009

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High School Game of Week ends in epic fashion

The game between Tonganoxie and Basehor-Linwood High Friday night ended in double overtime. The Bobcats came out on top when the dust settled, 28-27.

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Eudora football kicks Kaws

The Eudora Cardinals nearly doubled their opponents score Friday night. Eudora came out on top 45-24 against the Perry Kaws.

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Pirates top Cyclones in close contest

The Piper football team won a close game against Bishop Ward Friday night. The Pirates edged out the Cyclones 27-19.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Kickapoo Nation football shown mercy

Veritas remained undefeated on the season Friday after the mercy rule came into play. The game ended shortly after the second half began with Veritas beating Kickapoo Nation 52-6.

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Jayhawks aim to tame Buffs

The Jayhawks will play the Buffaloes of Colorado Saturday evening. Kansas looks to remain undefeated as it plays its first road conference game.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Late Night entertains, excites

The first official practice of the basketball season took place during the 25th Late Night in the Phog event. Both Kansas teams showcased skills and hidden talents.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Sophomores shake a leg for Late Night

Sophomores on the KU men's basketball team dance during Late Night in the Phog Friday, October 16, 2009.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Rapping legislator says video isn't about Obama

State. Rep. Bill Otto, R-LeRoy, says a YouTube video he performed that has caught national attention has nothing to do with the president's race.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Groovability dance: "Ice Cream"

Ottawa resident JoAnne Fluke, a member of the Groovability dance troupe in Kansas City, Mo., dances with Chris Pruitt of Bella Performing Arts Studio to "Ice Cream" by Sarah McLachlin.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Groovability dance: "How You Live"

Lawrence resident Lorraine Cannistra, a member of the Groovability dance troupe in Kansas City, Mo., dances with Chris Pruitt of Bella Performing Arts Studio to the song "How You Live" by Point of Grace.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Groovability dance: "For the Ride of Your Life"

Lawrence resident Lorraine Cannistra, a member of the Groovability dance troupe in Kansas City, Mo., dances with Chris Pruitt of Bella Performing Arts Studio to the song "For the Ride of Your Life" by John Gregory.

Published on October 16, 2009

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for Oct. 16, 2009

Expect Friday’s overnight lows to dip into the middle to upper 30s, with highs on Saturday warming into the middle 50s.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Commuter Forecast for Oct. 16, 2009

Some delays are possible on I-35 in Johnson County due to construction, but in the main traffic should be normal.

Published on October 16, 2009

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for Oct. 16, 2009

Expect a mix of sun and clouds for today with winds from the north around 10 mph and highs warming into the lower to middle 50s. Slight chances for light showers enter the area late tonight into very early Saturday morning, but clear out during the morning on Saturday, leaving partly sunny skies behind.

Published on October 16, 2009

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Commuter forecast for October 16, 2009

Expect dry driving conditions as you head out the door and off to work this morning. The temperatures will be in the low 40s. Watch out for road work on I-470 near Topeka as well as routine roadwork on your way from Lawrence to Kansas City.

Published on October 16, 2009

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GameDay Cram Session: Colorado

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

Published on October 16, 2009

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Woman in critical condition after apparent hit-and-run

A 20-year-old Lawrence woman was transported by air ambulance to a Kansas City-area hospital after being the victim of an apparent hit-and-run injury accident. The incident occurred in the 1000 block of Tennessee Street about 2:20 a.m. Friday.

Published on October 16, 2009