Archive for Friday, June 26, 2009

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McCarthy, Packers donate to Baker football program
June 26, 2009
Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy and the Packers organization have partnered to make a $100,000 donation to Baker University, which was announced Thursday. This is the second year McCarthy and the Packers have made a donation to the university.
Dan Harris earns AD honor
June 26, 2009
In his final weeks at Baker University, Athletic Director Dan Harris will be going out with a bang. Harris was officially named Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year for the central division.
Baldwin City sports briefs
June 26, 2009
Rick Weaver, Baker University men’s basketball coach, is once again hosting his summer basketball camp. His camp will run from 9:30 a.m. to noon July 13-16 at Baker’s Collins Center.
Wheat harvest continues following Wednesday rain
June 26, 2009
Lawrence Municipal Airport received 1.1 inches of rain during Wednesday’s storm, 6News Chief Meteorologist Matt Elwell said, and the southern part of Douglas County received considerably less rain. Now farmers will do their best to get back out to the fields to resume the wheat harvest as soon as they can, but the wet ground might hold them off for a few days.
Sweet corn harvest later because of weather
June 26, 2009
It’s not ready yet. Area farmers say spring rains forced a later planting — so it will be at least next week before that delicious sweet corn is available.
Commuter Forecast for June 26, 2009
June 26, 2009
Dry conditions and sunny skies should dominate this morning’s commute.