Videos for April 8, 2010

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Eudora school board discusses budget cuts

Many parents and teachers spoke out with concerns about budget cuts at the school.

Published on April 8, 2010

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Principal respected at current school

G.A. Buie is moving from Wheatridge Middle School to Eudora High School.

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Donation helps with Lied Center expansion

A $2.5 million donation will help with the center's lobby expansion. Groundbreaking for the project happened today.

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Elementary schools could change boundaries

Students attending Kennedy and New York elementary schools may change which school they go to.

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Lawrence man doesn't register on sex offender list

The man moved from South Dakota and didn't register on Kansas' list.

Published on April 8, 2010

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Crimestoppers tip solves two cold cases

An anonymous tip solved a June armed robbery of Goodcents and another at Conoco on west Sixth street and landed at Topeka resident in jail.

Published on April 8, 2010

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$1,000 in tents taken from clinic

Two tents were stolen Thursday afternoon before Health Care Access had an opening house and ribbon cutting ceremony. The business will have to replace the tents if they aren't found or returned. That will cut into the amount of care the clinic can provide for uninsured Douglas County residents.

Published on April 8, 2010

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Governor signed bill to protect social workers

The legislation will allow more safety awareness training after a Lenexa social worker died on a home visit.

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Volunteers short of 100,000-hour goal

Chancellor Gray-Little challenged the KU community to volunteer 100,000 hours before her inauguration. The tally is at 80,000.

Published on April 8, 2010

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Overnight weather for April 8, 2010

Expect a cold night going into the morning with slight clouds during Friday afternoon.

Published on April 8, 2010

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Kansas Supreme Court rejects petition

The petition asked the court to bring back fees that were cut that paid money from Medicaid to care workers.

Published on April 8, 2010

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Lawrence and Douglas County hire sustainability coordinator

Eileen Horn will help the city and county conserve energy and move the area toward more environmental practices. A federal grant will pay for the first year of the position.

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LHS baseball play at home in new stadium for first time

The Lions defeated the Shawnee Mission North Indians 7 to 5 in their first game in the new diamond.

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Firebirds baseball shuts out Cougars 2-0

Free State is 2-0 in the league.

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Royals lose to Lions in third game of series

Kansas City lost to Detroit 7-3.

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McCray drafted seventh overall to WNBA

The Connecticut Sun drafted KU women's basketball player Danielle McCray.

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Potter Lake to be dredged

The $125,000 process will clear the lake of oxygen-sucking plants that killed many fish. This is the second time the lake has been drenched in nearly 100 years.

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New video board in Memorial Stadium to be ready for spring

The board will be high definition and cost $3.2 million.

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Car causes problems downtown

A car going the wrong way on Vermont Street was stopped by police. The driver was charged for driving the wrong way and passengers were arrested.

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Kansas ranked high in wind energy

In the last year, Kansas has tripled its wind energy potential, and the state ranks second in the nation in that category.

Published on April 8, 2010

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for April 8, 2010

Tonight will be clear and chilly with lows in the mid/upper 30s. A warming trend will begin tomorrow as a southerly flow re-develops across Kansas and brings our high temperature to near 70 degrees under a mostly sunny sky.

Published on April 8, 2010

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Commuter Forecast for April 8, 2010

Expect a sunny afternoon commute today, with delays possible near the East Lawrence Interchange.

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for April 8, 2010

After a clear and cool April morning, expect partly cloudy skies and mild temperatures today with highs near 60. Northwest breezes at 5-15 mph will diminish late in the day.

Published on April 8, 2010

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Commuter forecast for April 8, 2010

The weather should be cold but decent for the morning drive today. There shouldn't be any major traffic delays to slow you down so drive safely.

Published on April 8, 2010