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Overnight weather for May 17, 2010
The temperatures will be cool in the low 50s with some late fog rolling in. Clouds will continue to cover the skies into Monday with slightly warmer temperatures.
Published on May 16, 2010
KU careers culminate for graduates
KU graduates made their way down the hill for the university's 2010 commencement ceremony. The weather held off long enough for the ceremony to proceed in Memorial Stadium.
Oil spill cleanup aided by llama fur
A local family spent the day shaving their pack of six llamas to help aid the oil spill cleanup. Llama fur has little oil and can hold a good amount.
Wounded warriors graduate from KU
Twelve members of the Wounded Warriors Initiative graduated from KU Sunday. The program will add two new military members in the coming fall.
LHS stadium plans over budget
Construction plans for new fields at LHS have come in about $300,000 over budget. The issue of equity between sports facilities at Lawrence High and Free State High School continues to be a hot topic.
State lawmaker fighting regulation scheme
One Kansas lawmaker is taking a stand against a scheme that would regulate greenhouse gas emissions. The amendment would prohibit the use of state funds in emission restrictions.
K-State holds year-end rave party
Students at Kansas State University organized and executed a flash rave dance party on their campus. The idea for the rave was taken from similar events at other colleges.
KU baseball drops two to Wildcats
The Jayhawks came up short in their weekend series against Kansas State. KU lost 8-5 Sunday and dropped two of three in the rivalry series.
Free State, LHS get tournament seeds
Lawrence High and Free State's baseball teams learned their seedings in the regional tournament. If both play well, both schools could reach the state tournament held at Hoglund Ballpark.
2010 KU commencement: Part two
Part two of Chancellor Bernadette Gary-Little's commencement speech on May 16, 2010 in Memorial Stadium.
2010 KU commencement: Part one
Part one of Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little's commencement speech in Memorial Stadium on May 16, 2010.
2010 KU grads walk down the hill
Although rain threatened to postpone the 2010 Kansas University graduation commencement ceremony, the weather cooperated and the ceremony proceeded as scheduled Sunday.
TowerCam afternoon weather update for May 16
The view from the 6News Tower Cam.
Morning weather for May 16, 2010
A view from the 6News Towercam.
Behind the Lens: Cloud photography
Clouds have long been an inspiration for photographers and painters. Directing your camera at clouds alone or including them in landscapes can lead to dramatic images.
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