Videos for June 30, 2010

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Some businesses will be exempt from statewide smoking ban

A Tonganoxie business and others from around the state challenged the ban, which goes into effect tonight at midnight. The Tonganoxie business and 27 others will be exempt tonight.

Published on June 30, 2010

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New 15-minute parking meters going in downtown

There will be four meters per block, and 15 minutes will cost $.25.

Published on June 30, 2010

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Apartment building catches fire Wednesday morning

The building, in the 1000 block of W. 24th St., was evacuated after a fire started in the basement.

Published on June 30, 2010

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Fire breaks out in vacant apartment building

The fire started Tuesday night in the 12-unit apartment after someone used a propane torch inappropriately.

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New texting-and-driving law starts Thursday

A new seat belt law went into effect today, and tomorrow a new law making texting and driving illegal will begin.

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Fireworks stands hope business picks up this year

Owners are hoping signs of a recovering economy will mean people want to spend more on fireworks.

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Overnight weather for July 1, 2010

Open your windows tonight with a temperature at 65 degrees. Tomorrow the humidity will build again as temperatures will get up to 86.

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Drug violence in Mexico moves location of KU study abroad trip

The students will now go to Costa Rica to study Spanish.

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Mario Chalmers entering third and final year of NBA contract

Chalmers said the game is the same, but the NBA brings in more politics.

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90 players vied for 35 spots in tournament on golf course today

The golfers were going for a bid into the Kansas Amateur Golfer's Tournament.

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Kansas Jaycees preparing for annual fireworks show

The group puts on the yearly show over the Kansas River.

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High school graduates going for grant

The former students are looking for grant money from Pepsi.

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Commuter Forecast for June 30, 2010

It should be a fairly normal drive this afternoon, with only the normal delays near the East Lawrence Interchange expected.

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for June 30, 2010

The beautiful weather continues with mostly sunny skies, east winds at 5 to 10 mph and highs in the middle 80s.

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for June 30, 2010

Overnight lows will get cool again, dipping into the upper 50s to lower 60s. Sunshine and middle to upper 80s continues into the weekend, with a chance for hit or miss showers and storms for the 4th of July.

Published on June 30, 2010

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Morning forecast for June 30, 2010

Expect to see some pleasant sunshine this morning as you make your way to work. The morning warmth should turn into mild afternoon heat for another comfortable day.

Published on June 30, 2010

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'Twilight' fans show up in droves for new movie

More than 1,000 tickets were sold for the premiere of The Twilight Saga: Eclipse on Tuesday. Fans of all ages descended on the Hollywood South Wind 12 theater to watch the third installment in the series.

Published on June 30, 2010