Archive for Thursday, August 10, 2006

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Polls
What do you think of the new airport security procedures banning liquids from airline flights:

Poll results

Response Percent
Great — anything to keep me and my family safe in the air.
 
61%
Awful — it’s an overreaction that will be an inconvenience.
 
33%
No opinion.
 
4%
Total 249
What do you think of area volunteer firefighting departments?

Poll results

Response Percent
They need help — there’s not enough firefighters, water or equipment to do the job.
 
61%
They’re great — they keep my home and property safe with little in the way of resources.
 
35%
No opinion.
 
3%
Total 228
Videos

All stories

Heat advisory canceled
Scattered storms arrive in Lawrence
August 10, 2006
Scattered storms arrive in Lawrence.
State, airport officials react to terror plot
Kansas City press conference scheduled for 12:30 p.m.
11:46 a.m., August 10, 2006 Updated 01:43 p.m.
Security measures reviewed, beefed up.
Primary shows incumbents no seat is safe
August 10, 2006 in print edition on A7
Republican, Democrat. House, Senate. White, black. The moderates fared worst.
Commodities
August 10, 2006 in print edition on A8
On the record
August 10, 2006 in print edition on B2
Daily ticker
August 10, 2006 in print edition on A8
Lawrence datebook
August 10, 2006 in print edition on B2
Burton back in the hunt
After long drought, driver in contention for the Nextel Cup title
August 10, 2006 in print edition on C8
Jeff Burton finds himself this season in perhaps one of the best situations of his career to compete for a Nextel Cup Series championship.
Chiefs getting thin at quarterback
Huard, Croyle hurt, leaving only Green, Printers
August 10, 2006 in print edition on C1
Jonathan Quinn might start demanding the Kansas City Chiefs bring him in for all of training camp.
Maintenance deferred
The $1.3 million added to next year’s city budget for street maintenance is something, but it doesn’t begin to address the problem.
August 10, 2006 in print edition on B6
After a bold beginning to their discussions, Lawrence city commissioners agreed Tuesday night to a budget that will barely make a dent in the city’s street maintenance backlog.
Horoscopes
August 10, 2006 in print edition on B5
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Sweeney provides spark
RBI single in ninth helps Royals sink struggling Sox
August 10, 2006 in print edition on C5
Just back from the disabled list, Mike Sweeney sent the Boston Red Sox to another costly loss.
Our town sports
August 10, 2006 in print edition on C3