Videos for September 9, 2009

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Officials caution KU students about serial rapist

Law enforcement officials held a forum on personal safety at KU on Wednesday, warning women about a series of rapes in Lawrence and Manhattan in recent years.

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Turnpike project nearing completion

The new turnpike interchange opening near Tonganoxie should be a boost to the city's future, opening it to the Kansas City metro area.

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Energy-efficient classes provide environment for learning

The Tonganoxie school district has recently completed a project that saves money through energy efficiency and improves the learning environment for the students.

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Mirror approaches anniversary

The Tonganoxie Mirror is celebrating being a news partner of 6News Lawrence and the Lawrence Journal-World for 10 years this fall.

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Welcome to Main Street Live Tonganoxie!

6News broadcast live from Tonganoxie for the 6 p.m. broadcast on Sept. 9.

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Love of barbecue spurs worldwide business

Tonganoxie man Daniel Hipsher's barbecue sauce has brought home awards, and can go home with hungry shoppers around the area.

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'Team Tongie' works to benefit community

A series of tragic events has spurred Tonganoxie high school students to band together to help their peers with medical expenses.

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Meterological phenomenon protects town — usually

Generally it seems as if storms fall apart upon reaching Tonganoxie, a phenomenon that unfortunately did not hold true one night nine years ago.

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Chieftans looking to go 2-0

Tonganoxie had a strong season opener, and they intend to keep going full-steam.

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Lady Chieftans returning to court in force

The Tonganoxie volleyball squad is chalk-full of experienced players this year, expecting do repeat some of last year's feats.

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Wednesday, September 9 weather at 10 p.m.

The forecast for Thursday, September 10 calls for a high of 81 degrees and a low of 63.

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Springer brothers ready for reunion

KU football's weekend roadtrip to UTEP is a family reunion of sorts for opposing linebackers Jeremy and Justin Springer.

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Tonganoxie notches volleyball victory

Tonganoxie volleyball topped Baldwin Wednesday in five sets.

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LHS volleyball ready to hit the court

A veteran Lawrence High volleyball squad is set to open its 2009 season on the road.

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State starts planning birthday party

It's never too early to start birthday party planning -- especially when it's the state's 150th anniversary.

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Taste of Lawrence continues tradition

A decades-old education tradition provided a wide variety of tastes from around town.

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6News airs live from Tonganoxie

6News celebrated the first edition of Main Street Live, broadcasting on location in Tonganoxie. Next week, 6News hits Basehor.

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Bicyclist listed in fair condition after Wednesday accident

A KU graduate student was injured when his bike collided with a maintenance truck.

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Curbside recycling topic of discussion

Discussion is underway about a pilot curbside recycling program that could begin next year.

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Person flown to hospital following car/bicycle accident

Emergency crews were at the scene of an accident in the area of 15th Street and Engel Road Wednesday afternoon.

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for Sept. 9, 2009

Not a lot of sunshine on offer today as the cloud cover is sticking around and keeping with it chances of light rain. There shouldn't be any heavy precipitation in the area, however.

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Commuter Forecast for Sept. 9, 2009

Delays near the east Lawrence interchange might be worsened by some light rain, and watch out for slightly heavier rains closer to Missouri.

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for Sept. 9, 2009

The chance for rain continues today, with some heavy rainfall also possible under mostly cloudy skies. Expect temperatures to warm into the upper 70s this afternoon.

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Commuter forecast for September 9, 2009

You can expect the same delays on your morning commute you've been dealing with all week. There is rain in the forecast, with heavy rain possible, which could add to the length of the commute so give yourself some extra time and drive safely.

Published on September 9, 2009