Archive for Thursday, August 31, 2006

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Mangino gets contract extension
New deal announced today
12:00 p.m., August 31, 2006 Updated 06:34 p.m.
Extension given on the eve of football coach’s fifth season at KU.
CBS bringing ‘mountain of publicity’ to N. Lawrence
Jericho’ promotion to include unveiling of Stan Herd’s crop art
August 31, 2006 in print edition on A1
Hollywood is officially coming to town. And it’s bringing a posse with it.
On the record
August 31, 2006 in print edition on B2
Lawrence datebook
August 31, 2006 in print edition on B2
Our town sports
August 31, 2006 in print edition on C7
Team USA wins ugly
German zone neutralizes U.S. athleticism
August 31, 2006 in print edition on C5
So far, no one at the world championships has figured out how to counter Team USA’s superior skills, athleticism and depth. Germany provided a clue Wednesday night.
The future starts now
Cup teams out of Chase prepare for next year
August 31, 2006 in print edition on C8
The disappearance of anything resembling an offseason in NASCAR’s Nextel Cup Series is rapidly becoming old news.
Daily ticker
August 31, 2006 in print edition on A8
Commodities
August 31, 2006 in print edition on A8
QB hints at frustration
Favre says Pack has ‘a long ways to go’
August 31, 2006 in print edition on C6
Brett Favre still sees talent on offense, and understands it will take some time for the Green Bay Packers’ young players to blossom.
Past champions shine at U.S. Open
Williams, Hingis, Safin among first-round winners
August 31, 2006 in print edition on C2
There was Serena Williams, unseeded but overpowering her opponent.
Horoscopes
August 31, 2006 in print edition on D4
For Thursday, Aug. 31