Archive for Thursday, August 24, 2006

Also from August 24

Audio clips
Births
Blog entries
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Podcasts
Polls
Based on your experience, which population count is more likely?

Poll results

Response Percent
The City of Lawrence count, which says Lawrence has grown by 10 percent, to more than 89,000 people, since 2000.
 
48%
The U.S. Census Bureau count that suggests Lawrence’s population has stagnated around 81,000 people.
 
45%
No opinion.
 
6%
Total 410
Videos

All stories

District agrees to 8 percent pay raise
Lawrence teachers, school board still must approve package
August 24, 2006 in print edition on B1
Lawrence school officials agreed Wednesday to give the district’s 850 teachers an 8 percent pay raise.
On the record
August 24, 2006 in print edition on B2
Lawrence datebook
August 24, 2006 in print edition on B2
The holy grail of wine’
Consumers, connoisseurs seeks deals for $10 or less
August 24, 2006 in print edition on D2
Every wine lover wants it. Every host has to have it. “A great $10 bottle is the holy grail of wine,” says Randy Clement, an owner of Silverlake Wine.
Ten looks top fashion’s must-haves for fall
August 24, 2006 in print edition on D1
Anthony propels U.S. comeback
Americans rally past Italy in world championships, 94-85
August 24, 2006 in print edition on C2
As his team left the locker room at halftime trailing Italy by nine points, captain Dwyane Wade broke into song.
KU gives thanks
Mangino lauds fan support
August 24, 2006 in print edition on C1
Gratitude - not gloss - was on Mark Mangino’s mind Wednesday.
K.C.’s nine-run lead vanishes
August 24, 2006 in print edition on C5
Paul Byrd couldn’t believe it. The Kansas City Royals also were in shock.
Contending for top rookie
First-year driver Sorenson focuses on building team for the future
August 24, 2006 in print edition on C8
There is the Chase for the Nextel Cup. And there’s the race to get in the Chase.
Our town sports
August 24, 2006 in print edition on C7
Bioenergy effort under way
Electric cooperative would produce ethanol, feed livestock
August 24, 2006 in print edition on A8
An electric cooperative in southwest Kansas is reaching beyond coal to generate power.
Commodities
August 24, 2006 in print edition on A8
Daily ticker
August 24, 2006 in print edition on A8
France must increase its role in Mideast
August 24, 2006 in print edition on B6
Dear President Chirac,
Not invincible
Kansas should look at laws that could reduce the risks facing young drivers.
August 24, 2006 in print edition on B6
Although teenagers and many of their parents don’t want to admit it, accident statistics make a strong case for additional restrictions on young drivers.
Horoscopes
August 24, 2006 in print edition on B5
For Thursday, Aug. 24
Instincts not always reliable
August 24, 2006 in print edition on B7
Say this much for President Bush: He is not deaf to the inner whispers of his intuition.