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A little warmer weather for tonight with temperatures in the 40s. Things will really feel nice on Saturday with temperatures in the 80s.
Published on October 15, 2010
Bed bugs a local problem
One Lawrence woman is having issues with something that's become a national problem: bed bugs. The woman is trying to get out of her lease to escape the hungry pests.
Old wagon wheel being inspected
A wagon wheel that may have come from an old covered wagon is being inspected for authenticity. The area is being searched and checked to verify the possibilities.
Basketball season officially underway
KU basketball kicked off its season Friday with its annual Late Night in the Phog extravaganza. Team members for the men's and women's teams put on skits and danced in front of Jayhawk fans.
Homeless shelter receives $540K grant
The Lawrence homeless shelter received a $540,000 grant Friday. The money will help the shelter relocate to a site near the Douglas County Jail.
Electrical problems caused Lecompton fire
Officials determined electrical problems were to blame for a fire that gutted a Lecompton home on Thursday. The fire caused $150,000 in damage.
Anniversary of death honored by ghost bike
A ghost bike near the site of a Lawrence woman's death from a hit-and-run last year honors her memory. The memorial is the first ghost bike in Lawrence.
Getting to know 42nd district candidates
Connie O'Brien and Jim Pittman are profiled for the 42nd district race.
Dairy farm to reopen as research space
A dairy farm in Lawrence that closed years ago is being renovated into a new design research space. Family members of the former farm gathered Friday to remember the good ol' times.
Firebirds win district opener
The Free State football team won its first game of the district playoffs Friday. The Firebirds beat Olathe Northwest 35-21.
Lions fall in first game of districts
Lawrence High was missing a number of starters and fell to Olathe North in its game Friday. The Lions lost 41-3.
Basehor remains undefeated
Basehor-Linwood football won its first game of district playoffs Friday. The team is 7-0 on the season.
Eudora football cruises in victory
The Cardinals beat Sante Fe Trail on Friday. Eudora won 51-20.
Tonganoxie football falls to Perry
Tonganoxie lost to Perry-Lecompton on Friday. The Chieftains fell 35-55.
KU football offense struggles in blowout
KU football couldn't do much right in its 59-7 loss to Kansas State. The Jayhawks have now lost two in a row and have given up 114 points in those two contests.
Late Night signals start of season
Late Night in the Phog is the traditional first day of the season for KU basketball. Fans cheered on their players during skits and scrimmages Friday.
Kansas basketball team performs as N*SYNC
Kansas men's basketball players Mario Little, Brady Morningstar, Conner Teahan, Jordan Juenemann and Tyrel Reed perform at Late Night in the Phog at Allen Fieldhouse Friday, October 15, 2010.
Coach Self's pregame 2008 National Championship speech
Coach Self's speech before the 2008 National Championship game played on the video board at Late Night in the Phog Friday, Oct. 15, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse.
The Phog Fills Up
Thousands of anxious basketball fans file into the Fieldhouse after hours of waiting for the official start of basketball season.
6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for Oct. 15, 2010
We'll see a beautiful weekend of weather ahead of us!
Commuter forecast for October 15, 2010
Another chilly start to the day will only warm into the low 70s. The sun should be shining with little to no breeze. Weather-related traffic delays should be non-existent.
Turner Gill postgame press conference
Turner Gill addresses the media after the Jayhawks were humbled by the Wildcats, 59-7.
Football highlights: KU vs. KSU
Some of the top plays from the Kansas vs. Kansas State football game on Thursday.
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