Archive for Sunday, October 29, 2006

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Lawrence Datebook
October 29, 2006 in print edition on B2
K.C. coach: Huard a game-day decision
Chiefs could start rookie Croyle; Seahawks will go with Wallace at QB
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C10
Butterflies could be aflutter in the stomachs of two nervous young quarterbacks here today.
Tigers triumph, but it’s not pretty
Late field goals save No. 7 Auburn
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C5
The Auburn Tigers barely slipped out of another Southeastern Conference road trap.
Firebirds seeded second, will entertain SM East
Lions to travel to Blue Valley North on Friday for football playoff opener
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C3
Unbeaten, untied and unlucky in the draw. That’s Free State High’s football team.
Eudora crowned state volleyball champ
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C3
The third time’s a charm for the Eudora High volleyball program.
How they scored
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C7
Naysayers don’t surprise Burton
Driver enters today’s NASCAR race fifth in standings, but just 48 points behind leader Kenseth
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C2
Jeff Burton understands human nature, so it really doesn’t upset him that the same people who were ready to cede him the NASCAR Nextel Cup championship two weeks ago are writing him off now.
Michigan maintains showdown schedule
No. 2 Wolverines do their part in preparation for OSU matchup
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C4
For Michigan, it was another day to rely on the tough running of Mike Hart and its swarming defense for a rain-soaked victory. For Northwestern, it was progress.
Another Cowboys comeback
Oklahoma State rallies from 16 down to shock No. 20 Nebraska
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C8
With its quick-strike offense, Oklahoma State wasn’t a bit intimidated by a 16-point deficit.
Kansans seek to reclaim horticulture
In a state where grains are king, can apples, grapes and veggies make a comeback?
October 29, 2006 in print edition on A1
Back in the day, one could take a springtime drive from Hiawatha to St. Joseph, Mo., and see nothing but miles of white and pink apple blossoms.
Old homes pose many fire risks
Antiquated wiring, dry timber among hazards in early-20th century residential buildings
October 29, 2006 in print edition on B1
There are plenty of things besides the occasional creaking floorboard or a rattling window to keep the owner of an old home up at night.
Horoscopes
October 29, 2006 in print edition on D6
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Best-Sellers
October 29, 2006 in print edition on D3
Artist serves ‘Last Supper’ on plates
Series by KU alumna documents final meal requests of death-row inmates
October 29, 2006 in print edition on D1
Before moving to Oklahoma, artist Julie Green never thought too intensely about the death penalty.
Finishing with a flourish
Kansas State stuffs Cyclones after slow start
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C8
Kansas State’s fans, whose patience was requested earlier in the week, had it tested for a while. But the Wildcats more than rewarded it.
On the record
October 29, 2006 in print edition on B2
Tough decisions await Cards
World Series champions must decide what to do about potential free agents
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C10
The St. Louis Cardinals have tasted postseason success, and they likely will have to pay for it now.
Google’s culture of innovation
Company encourages offbeat thinking
October 29, 2006 in print edition on E2
To understand the corporate culture at Google Inc., take a look at the toilets.
Celts’ Auerbach dies at age 89
Hall of Fame coach, front office official suffers fatal heart attack
October 29, 2006 in print edition on C2
His genius was building a basketball dynasty in Boston, his gift was straight talk, his signature was the pungent cigar he lit up and savored after every victory.