At Whit's End

Watch tonight's Zombie Walk live on,

Whitney Mathews The undead are taking over downtown Thursday night for the [fourth annual Lawrence Zombie Walk][1], and we're bringing you all the (fake) brains and blood live on [][2] and [][3]. The event starts with zombies gathering in South Park at 7 p.m. followed by the [graceful stumble of the ...

What's that thing on the 6News Towercam?

Whitney Mathews It's time to play 'What's that thing on the 6News Towercam?" Mosquito? Hummingbird? Voldemort? Watch carefully. It's as perplexing as it is terrifying. We don't have a full-time entomologist on staff, so your guess is as good as ours. And we're going to reward your creativity. **Leave your best ... comments return, load times may be slow

Whitney Mathews

**5:10 p.m. update** We've fixed the comments issue, meaning you should see comments on stories and blog posts now. There may be some slow load times, however, while we work on a permanent solution. We'll keep you updated! We're currently experiencing a technical glitch with our comments feature. Stories and ...

Congratulations to our KU football haiku winner!

Whitney Mathews

**4:59 p.m. update** We randomly selected our winner, who just happened to post the final comment on the blog! Congratulations to [hedro80][1] and thank you to everyone who posted and tweeted your haikus. We had a blast reading them all day. Here is the winning haiku: *What colors does your ...

Marketplace enables ratings and reviews

Whitney Mathews Starting this week, people in Lawrence and its surrounding communities are now able to leave ratings and reviews on [Lawrence Marketplace][1]. Here are some FAQs about how these work: **What is Lawrence Marketplace?** [][2] is a local search directory with information, coupons, photos and videos on every business in ...

Changes to the blogs page

Whitney Mathews

We're still working out a few bugs, but you may have noticed some updates since my first post on the [new blog roll out][1]. First, you've probably been receiving notifications when other users follow you, comment on your posts, or send you a message. Jonathan wrote a quick guide to ...

Changes to blogs

Whitney Mathews

Starting Friday you're going to see some changes to the system for posting blogs on Many of these changes have already rolled out on, but here is what you'll see on this site: Navigation The first change is the removal of the left navigation. The options from the ...


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