Videos for June 7, 2010

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KU professor says nature may have to clean up the gulf oil spill

Geology professor Ernest Angino said a larger spill contaminated the Gulf of Mexico in 1979, and only Mother Nature could clean it up.

Published on June 7, 2010

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Lawrence residents hitting the streets to find missing boy

Area mothers and fathers are helping with the search for missing 13-year-old Stevie Drake. Drake is a runaway, which police handle differently than child abductions.

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Housing authority considering banning smoking in units

The Lawrence-Douglas County Housing Authority will decide later this month if it will ban smoking in all of its apartments, which provide living situations for the elderly and disadvantaged.

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Overnight weather for June 8, 2010

Tonight temperatures will drop to 66 and we could see some pre-dawn storms. Tomorrow will be hot and humid at 91.

Published on June 7, 2010

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Lynn Jenkins to file for re-election

Jenkins will file tomorrow for the 2nd District Congress seat. She also gave a town hall meeting in Topeka to answer questions.

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Lawrence school district presents further budget cuts

Six layoffs in the district office are included in the cuts.

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Community workout may be postponed because of weather

If storms interfere with the community workout, organizers will announce rescheduling by 3 p.m. Tuesday.

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KU chancellor urges Nebraska to stay in Big 12

Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little contacted Nebraska's chancellor about the conference and plans to contact Missouri's as well.

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Self, Gill and Henrickson speak out about Big 12 issues

The Kansas coaches expressed hope in the future of the Big 12 at the Shawnee Country Club today.

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Area boys attend Bill Self's basketball camp

Danny Manning spoke to the boys today, and other former players are expected to drop by this week.

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JCCC golfers lead 22nd annual Four Ball Tournament

The tournament is at Alvamar Public course and has KU golfers competing as well.

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6Sports Top Six

The top six plays from area sports in the past week.

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Baldwin City resident appears on Jeopardy

Becky Henderson took third place in the competition and is considering trying out for "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?"

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Frying up some plantains

Chef Simon Bates with Esquina shows how to peel and prepare plantains.

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for June 7, 2010

Highs for Monday will warm into the middle to upper 80s, with southeast winds at 5 to 15 mph. A cold front will slide through the area Tuesday, with highs into the lower 90s south of the front. Strong to severe storms will be possible by the afternoon on Tuesday.

Published on June 7, 2010

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Commuter Forecast for June 7, 2010

Some reducing lanes on I-70 are slowing things down this afternoon near Lawrence.

Published on June 7, 2010

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for June 7, 2010

Mostly cloudy skies for the beginning of Monday, with a few breaks by the afternoon and evening. A chance for scattered showers and storms this morning and again this afternoon, but better chances will arrive overnight, with a slight risk for severe storms along and north of I-70

Published on June 7, 2010

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for June 7, 2010

Mostly cloudy skies for the beginning of Monday, with a few breaks by the afternoon and evening. A chance for scattered showers and storms this morning and again this afternoon, but better chances will arrive overnight, with a slight risk for severe storms along and north of I-70

Published on June 7, 2010

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Commuter forecast for June 7, 2010

We will see mostly cloudy skies and a possibility of showers this Monday morning, so watch out for wet roads.

Published on June 7, 2010