Archive for Wednesday, September 16, 2009

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Kansas senators say GITMO detainees won’t be coming to Fort Leavenworth
September 16, 2009
Sens. Roberts and Brownback said in a statement Wednesday that they now believe the detainees won’t be relocated to Fort Leavenworth, Kan., which they had vehemently opposed. They said they reached that conclusion after discussions with the administration.
Commuter Forecast for September 16, 2009
September 16, 2009
Dry conditions and sunshine return this morning. Between Lawrence and Topeka, minor delays persist.
Check liquid assets
September 16, 2009
It’s a good thing water bottles have become ‘cool.’ It makes coping with high heat and humidity more convenient and even fashionable when bottles promote your favorite sports team or have handles or built-in straws. Water bottles are an important tool in helping to protect outdoor workers, athletes, exercise enthusiasts, older adults and children at play from summertime health risks.
LCDC addresses concerns about budget cuts
September 16, 2009
In a tough budget year many cities in the county have scaled back money they’ve been giving to county organizations for years.
Star-Spangled salute: Students unfurl flag in D.C.
September 16, 2009
An annual trip to Washington, D.C., over Labor Day weekend turned emotional for a group of De Soto USD 232 students, parents and teachers and onlookers.