Friends speak kindly about Stephanie Conn and Jake Henry, two KU students who went to high school together in Bonner Springs and have dated since the seventh grade. The two were killed in a head-on collision with another man on K-32 Sunday evening.
The principal at Washburn Rural Middle School had some extra pumpkins from this year's crop. So he and the school's PTO have organized a benefit to raise money for special education teacher Kris Tayloe's 4-year-old son, who was recently diagnosed with non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.
Rain chances will continue tonight, with lows dropping into the lower 50s. Showers will clear out early Tuesday, leaving partly cloudy skies behind, with highs climbing into the middle 70s. A few showers can't be ruled out later Tuesday. Dry conditions return for the remainder of the workweek.
Lawrence police are investigating the scene of an early morning shooting in the 2500 block of Redbud Lane. Jon Clark, who lives at the apartment complex, described arriving home early Monday to find police in the area.
Off and on showers will be possible throughout the day. Expect calm to light winds, mostly cloudy skies and highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Rain chances will continue tonight, with lows dropping into the lower 50s.