Documents 2010

Documents for February 2010

KU-Baylor women's box score
February 28, 2010
KU-Baylor women's box score from Feb. 28, 2010.
Average team stats
February 26, 2010
Average team stats for the 2008 and 2010 KU men's basketball teams.
Meth Trafficking Indictment
February 26, 2010
A federal grant jury in February indicted three Lawrence men on charges of conspiracy to manufacture and distribute methamphetamine.
Bad games
February 26, 2010
Bad statistical games for the 2008 and 2010 Jayhawks.
Good games
February 26, 2010
Good statistical games for the 2008 and 2010 Jayhawks.
School District Response to Community Budget Suggestions
February 25, 2010
The Lawrence school district has responded to a list of suggestions for budget savings from Save Our Neighborhood Schools.
KU-Iowa State box score
February 25, 2010
KU-Iowa State women's basketball box score from Feb. 25, 2010.
Democratic letter to Speaker O'Neal
February 24, 2010
Letter from House Democratic leaders to House Speaker Mike O'Neal, R-Hutchinson, saying they will take "formal action" against him if he doesn't recuse himself from lawsuit.
Fake ID posters
February 23, 2010
Bars, restaurants and liquor stores in Lawrence are placing posters, like this one, and other information at their doors and in their windows, regarding the consequences of using counterfeit IDs.
Managing Kansas' Roadsides
February 23, 2010
Brochure detailing Kansas Department of Transportation's approach to managing areas alongside highways in the state.
Scott Morgan - Lawrence School Building Analysis
February 23, 2010
Lawrence school board president Scott Morgan presented this analysis of Lawrence school buildings on Tuesday and encouraged a long-term planning to take place about elementary school capacity
Fire Medical Summary for Extra Crew in North Lawrence
February 22, 2010
Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical summarizes its response to providing an extra crew in North Lawrence for two hours each morning, and two hours each evening, during the weekday traffic "rush hours" since Aug. 1, when reconstruction work began at the intersection of North Second and Locust streets in North Lawrence.
KU-Texas Tech box score
February 21, 2010
KU-Texas Tech women's basketball box score from Feb. 21, 2010.
Intermodal TIGER application
February 17, 2010
KDOT's TIGER application for BNSF intermodal project
County Health Rankings
February 17, 2010
The County Health Rankings report is a collection of 50 reports that reflect the overall health of counties in every state across the country. For the first time, counties can get a snapshot of how healthy their residents are by comparing their overall health and the factors that influence their health, with other counties in their state.
KU-Colorado box score
February 16, 2010
KU-Colorado women's box score from game played on Feb. 15, 2010, in Boulder, Colo.
2010 Annual Report: Housing Market Statistics in Lawrence
February 14, 2010
The annual market report compiled by McGrew Real Estate on the sale of homes in Lawrence. For more information, visit <a href="">McGrew's stats page.</a>
KU-Texas women's box score
February 13, 2010
Box score from the Kansas-Texas women's basketball game on Feb. 13, 2010.
Kansas Supreme Court's decision not to reopen school finance lawsuit
February 12, 2010
On Feb. 12, the Kansas Supreme Court declined to reopen the 2006 school finance lawsuit that forced the Kansas Legislature to increase the amount of funding it provides schools. School districts tried to reopen to old lawsuit because they said school funding had declined substantially from what the court had ordered.
Olympics Online Connect FAQ
February 11, 2010
More information about how Sunflower Broadband Bronze Level TV subscribers can access additional Winter Olympics coverage.
Letter: Governors support Toyota during recall
February 11, 2010
In a letter to Congressional leaders, governors of the states of Kentucky, Indiana, Mississippi and Alabama — states home to Toyota manufacturing operations — outline their support for Toyota as the automaker deals with recalls of vehicles in the United States and elsewhere.
KU-NU women's box score
February 10, 2010
Box score from the Kansas-Nebraska women's game played on Feb. 10, 2010.
Lawrence School Budget - At a Glance
February 10, 2010
This is a summary of the Lawrence school district's budget available on the district's Web site,
Tobacco Taxes: A Win-Win-Win for Cash-Strapped States
February 10, 2010
This report details the revenue and health benefits to each state of increasing its cigarette tax by $1 per pack. In addition to billions of dollars in new revenue, these benefits include declines in youth and adult smoking with the resulting savings in lives and health care dollars.
Chancellor's Letter to School Superintendent
February 9, 2010
Kansas University Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little wrote this letter to Lawrence Superintendent Rick Doll about the state budget crisis affecting education. She lauded the importance of neighborhood elementary schools near campus.
KDHE Emergency Order
February 9, 2010
Copy of order forcing 12th and Haskell Bargain Center to cease and desist activities that create a hazard and immediate danger to surrounding property owners.
School District - Program Cut Options
February 9, 2010
At the Feb. 8 Lawrence school board meeting, district administrators ranked these tiers of cuts to programs and administrative and classified staff costs. The district is exploring a way to cut about $5 million before last school year.
Hospital Quality and Clinical Excellence Study
February 8, 2010
Each year, HealthGrades independently assesses the quality of care provided at the nation's 5,000 nonfederal hospitals across 26 procedures and diagnoses. It then identifies hospitals that are performing among the best in the nation. Three Kansas hospitals made the elite list.
KU-Kansas State box score
February 7, 2010
Box score from Kansas-Kansas State women's basketball game on Feb. 7, 2010.
Sacred Journey press release
February 5, 2010
Jefferson County Attorney Caleb Stegall announced Friday that Jonathan Sloan of Lawrence was charged with multiple drug offenses after an investigation involving Sacred Journey and Bouncing Bear Botanicals.
Recommended adult immunizations
February 4, 2010
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides the adult immunization schedule guidelines that were recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.
Adult Immunization: Shots to Save Lives
February 4, 2010
The Trust for America's Health, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation provided a report on America's low rate of adult immunizations. The report outlines why we should be concerned, why adults aren't getting vaccinated, and how we can increase the rate.
School District Program Cut Options
February 3, 2010
Lawrence school district administrators on Tuesday, Feb. 2, presented this list of potential cuts to staffing and programs with estimated savings as the school board tries to decide about how to close a $5 million budget deficit.
Secondary School Student-Teacher Ratio
February 3, 2010
School district administrators presented this information to board members about the effects of increasing the student-teacher ratio at Lawrence junior high and high schools due to budget cuts.
School District Elementary Student-Teacher Ratio
February 3, 2010
Lawrence school district administrators presented this information to board members about the makeup of elementary schools if the student teacher ratio increased without closing any schools.
Agreement between Peoples Bank and the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
February 1, 2010
A written plan for improving Peoples Bank’s “earnings and overall condition,” after being cited by federal banking regulators for underperforming business and other loans.