Archive for Wednesday, June 23, 2010

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Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Douglas County until 10 p.m.
June 23, 2010
The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch until 10 p.m. Wednesday for several Kansas counties, including Douglas.
Report: Petraeus named as top commander in Afghanistan
June 23, 2010
Petraeus was commander of Fort Leavenworth and the Combined Arms Center from 2005 to 2007, when he left to take charge of U.S. and NATO forces in Iraq.
Friend says fireworks won’t fly on the Fourth
June 23, 2010
It’s déjà vu all over again for Baldwin City’s annual Fourth of July celebration. For the second time in four years, it appears there won’t be a local fireworks show. Steve Friend, Baldwin City Recreation Commission director, made the announcement Friday.
City to get tough on unsafe structures
June 23, 2010
Unsafe structures in Baldwin City will no longer be tolerated. That’s the message from the Baldwin City Council after Monday’s meeting.
Topeka group offers water pond tours
June 23, 2010
The 19th Annual Topeka Pond Tour will be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, June 26 and 27, and will feature 12 water gardens in the Topeka area.
Heat advisory extended for Douglas County until 7 p.m. Wednesday
June 23, 2010
The extreme heat and high humidity across our area has led the National Weather Service to issue a heat advisory for parts of northeast Kansas until 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Holland won’t seek support from the Kansas Chamber of Commerce
June 23, 2010
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Holland on Friday told the largest business organization in Kansas to take a hike.
Commuter forecast for June 23, 2010
June 23, 2010
Routine roadwork and temperatures in the low 80s will accompany your morning commute. Drive safely.