Videos for March 19, 2010

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Overnight weather for March 19, 2010

It's already snowing and should continue through the night. The temperatures will be hanging in the low 30s as the winter storm moves through.

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Youth basketball descends on Lawrence

More than 80 teams from six states will participate in the second annual Best of the Midwest youth basketball tournament this weekend. Games begin Saturday and will conclude on Sunday.

Published on March 19, 2010

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Bright Spot: Going into business

A Lawrence woman is not letting disabilities keep her from accomplishing her goals. The woman is going into business with a family member and helping wholeheartedly.

Published on March 19, 2010

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Eudora boys home safely after river ordeal

Two Eudora boys were safe at home Friday after a lengthy search of the Wakarusa River Thursday night. The two were canoeing when their boat was swamped and their phone was dropped in the water. Local agencies searched for the two for about five hours.

Published on March 19, 2010

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Plea entered in murder trial

Major Edwards entered a guilty plea to manslaughter charges in connection with a three-year-old murder case. The case involves the shooting death of a Lawrence hip-hop artist.

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Bond request denied in meth case

A request for Donald Steele to be released on bond was denied by the judge Friday in court. Steele was one of three arrested in connection with meth trafficking in February.

Published on March 19, 2010

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Kidcast: Samantha Guengerich

The kidcast weather segment from March 19, 2010.

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KU fans answer UNI trivia

Journal-World reporter Mark Fagan asked KU fans in Oklahoma City questions about the Jayhawks' upcoming opponent, Northern Iowa.

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KU bigs will have hands full with UNI

Cole Aldrich won't be the biggest man on the floor in KU's Saturday game. Northern Iowa boasts a seven-foot big man.

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KU vies for Sweet 16 Saturday

KU will look to win its second tournament game Saturday against Northern Iowa. The Jayhawks will take the court at 4:40 p.m.

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KU baseball gearing up for weekend series

After dropping game it should have won, the KU baseball team looks to get back on track this weekend. The Jayhawks take on St. Louis in the weekend matchups.

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Pitbull lover looks to inform

A local pitbull lover wants people to know the dogs aren't vicious and aggressive. The man is launching a Web site to help educate those with inaccurate perceptions.

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Two missing on Wakarusa River discuss experience

The two boys who went missing for two hours Thursday night after leaving on a canoe trip down the Wakarusa River tell about how they became lost and how they found help.

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for March 19, 2010

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Douglas County from 10 PM Friday through 7 AM Sunday. Temperatures will drop for the rest of the afternoon as a strong cold front drives through the evening. Lows will drop to around 30° with a rain/snow mix changing into all snow during the overnight and pre-dawn hours.

Published on March 19, 2010

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Controlled burn conducted in west Lawrence

A crew conducted a controlled burn Friday morning along West 23rd Street.

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for March 19, 2010

Expect to see increasing cloud cover throughout the afternoon changing over to snow overnight. The snow should continue at varying rates until early Sunday.

Published on March 19, 2010

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Commuter forecast for March 19, 2010

It should be a nice drive complete with sunshine this morning. The winter weather won't be moving into the area until much later in the day.

Published on March 19, 2010

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Two missing on river found after search

Two juveniles who had been canoeing on the Wakarusa River Thursday were believed to be stranded. Crews searched for hours before locating the two.

Published on March 19, 2010

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KU tops Lehigh after slow start

Kansas forward Marcus Morris had a career-high 24 points in the Jayhawks' victory over Lehigh.

Published on March 19, 2010