Archive for Thursday, September 28, 2006

Also from September 28

Audio clips
Births
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Lawrence Arboretum
Podcasts
Polls
What do you think of the state law allowing children of illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition at Kansas universities?

Poll results

Response Percent
It’s fine — those children are longtime residents of the state, whose parents have contributed to our economy.
 
55%
It’s awful — noncitizens shouldn’t get benefits that some citizens don’t.
 
44%
No opinion.
 
0%
Total 125
Videos

All stories

On the record
September 28, 2006 in print edition on B2
Flying tri guy
Optometrist wins national title
September 28, 2006 in print edition on C1
Kent Dobbins found the love of his life through his passionate hobby.
Lawrence Datebook
September 28, 2006 in print edition on B2
Graduation rates rise
NCAA reports increase of 1 percent
September 28, 2006 in print edition on C2
An overall increase of 1 percentage point in graduation rates might not seem significant. NCAA president Myles Brand disagrees.
Huskers not worried about earning revenge
KU loss a ‘springboard’ to better things
September 28, 2006 in print edition on C8
Nebraska players say they aren’t using revenge as a motivating factor for Saturday night’s Big 12 opener against Kansas.
Bomar itching to play
Former Oklahoma QB biding his time until NCAA restores his eligibility
September 28, 2006 in print edition on C8
Rhett Bomar took the snap in an empty stadium and zipped a perfect strike to one of his new teammates at Sam Houston State.
Smith’s son died from drug combination
Lethal mixture of antidepressants, methadone wasn’t overdose
September 28, 2006 in print edition on A2
Anna Nicole Smith’s 20-year-old son died from a lethal combination of methadone and two antidepressant drugs, a U.S.-based pathologist who conducted a private autopsy said Wednesday.
Commodities
September 28, 2006 in print edition on A8
Everyday impact
The urgent need to train more nurses and teachers is a tangible example of the important role higher education plays in Kansans’ lives.
September 28, 2006 in print edition on B6
Legislators and other Kansas residents who wonder how state universities and other Kansas Board of Regents institutions impact their everyday lives need look no further than their neighborhood schools or community hospitals.
Horoscopes
September 28, 2006 in print edition on B5
For Thursday, Sept. 28
K.C. halts eight-game losing streak
Minnesota misses chance to pull into first-place tie with Tigers in Central
September 28, 2006 in print edition on C5
The lowly Kansas City Royals prevented Minnesota from moving into a first-place tie.
Pointed words
Normally stoic Matt Kenseth expresses frustration after running out of fuel on last lap of Dover 400
September 28, 2006 in print edition on C6
For a guy who’s supposed to be a robot, Matt Kenseth had some pretty pointed things to say following last Sunday’s Dover 400.