Videos for June 1, 2010

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Overnight weather for June 2, 2010

Light winds and 70-degree temperatures will be a mainstay overnight. The weather should warm into Wednesday with chances for strong scattered thunderstorms likely.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Injured dog racking up medical bills

A dog injured in an apartment fire last week is racking up some serious medical bills. The owner is seeking community help in paying for the more than $3,500 the dog's treatment has cost.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Special Olympians gear up for games

Special Olympians made their way along Highway 59 Tuesday with the help of area law enforcement. The athletes were carrying the torch on its way to Wichita for the 2010 Summer Special Olympics.

Published on June 1, 2010

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One arrested after slashing roommate

A Lawrence man was arrested Tuesday evening after slashing his roommate with a knife. The victim received a non-life-threatening injury during the incident.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Big 12 talks focus on KU problems

Problems within the KU Athletics Department dominated much of the discussion on the first day of Big 12 conference talks. Tuesday was the first day of meetings that will continue through the week in Kansas City, Mo.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Board of Regents discusses KU AD future

The Kansas Board of Regents spent time Tuesday discussing the possible future of KU Athletic Director Lew Perkins' job at the university. Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little will ultimately make the decision when she returns from out of town.

Published on June 1, 2010

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KU athletic director may have violated law

Lew Perkins may have violated a state ethics law connected with his blackmail case. The penalties for law violation include grounds for job termination as well as a possible $5,000 fine.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Brownback begins statewide tour

Sam Brownback announced his running mate of the Kansas gubernatorial election Tuesday. Brownback will begin a two-day, eight-city tour of the state to introduce his new running mate.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Kidcast: Alexis Carter

The 6News Kidcast weather segment for June 1, 2010.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Topeka Zoo issued citations

The Topeka Zoo was issued two citations in connection with an incident in which a bobcat got out of its cage. No one was injured during the original incident.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Big 12 expansion talks continue

Representatives for the Big 12 Conference gathered in Kansas City, Mo., for the first day of meetings that will last through the week. KU athletic director Lew Perkins said he believes it will be best for KU to remain in the Big 12.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Sunflower Showdown game day changed

The annual Sunflower Showdown between KU and K-State football is being moved from a Saturday to a Thursday. The game will still be held at Memorial Stadium.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Freshman join LHS football camp

For the first time, freshman students are participating in the football camp at Lawrence High School. The Lions won only a single game last season but are returning a large group of players.

Published on June 1, 2010

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T-Bones improve record with victory

The Kansas City T-Bones hit their way to victory Tuesday against the Lake County Fielders. The T-Bones won the game 8-3.

Published on June 1, 2010

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for June 1, 2010

The chance for scattered showers and storms returns to the area today, with a slight risk for severe weather to our north. Better storms chances enter the picture for Wednesday, with a slight risk for severe weather for our area. Highs on Wednesday will warm to near 90.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Commuter Forecast for June 1, 2010

A strong south wind should be the only concern during this afternoon's commute.

Published on June 1, 2010

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for June 1, 2010

Expect a mix of sun and clouds for Tuesday, with breezy winds from the south, and hot and humid conditions. The chance for scattered showers and storms returns to the area today, with a slight risk for severe weather to our north.

Published on June 1, 2010

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Commuter forecast for June 1, 2010

There are no major driving delays to slow you down this morning. Areas of patchy fog are possible, as are showers, though the temperatures later today will be flirting with the low 90s.

Published on June 1, 2010