Archive for Thursday, December 29, 2005

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Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. New Orleans KU vs. Pepperdine 12-28-05
Podcasts
Polls
Which of these Kansas individuals or organizations was the state's top news maker in 2005?

Poll results

Response Percent
Kansas Supreme Court
 
22%
Westar Energy
 
16%
Thomas Frank, author of “What’s the Matter With Kansas? How Conservatives Won the Heart of America”
 
15%
Kevin Wilmott, a KU filmmaker whose film “CSA: The Confederate States of America
 
12%
Kansas Atty. Gen. Phill Kline
 
12%
Bob Corkins, state education commissioner
 
9%
Pedro Irigonegaray, attorney who represented pro-evolution forces before the Kansas Board of Education
 
4%
The Rev. Terry Fox, the driving force behind the constitutional ban on gay marriage
 
4%
Koch Industries Inc., continues to fund anti-tax think tanks
 
1%
Marci Penner, director of Kansas Sampler Foundation, which works toward sustaining rural life
 
1%
Total 206

All stories

Unfortunate glitch
City officials should be embarrassed at the runaround triggered by a company trying to pay its abated taxes.
December 29, 2005
Officials of Microtech Computers Inc. deserve a pat on the back for putting their money behind a pledge they made to the city of Lawrence.
Lawrence datebook
December 29, 2005
Commodities
December 29, 2005
Our town sports
December 29, 2005
Daily ticker
December 29, 2005
Kemp and Co. now 10-0
KU senior standout scores 27 as Jayhawks hold off Pepperdine
December 29, 2005
Crystal Kemp was punishing in the paint, then she painted the big picture.
Commentary: NFL night games, beer don’t mix
December 29, 2005
Go with me on this one.
Horoscopes
December 29, 2005
For Wednesday, Dec. 28
On the record
December 29, 2005