Archive for Thursday, January 18, 2007

Also from January 18

Audio clips
Births
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
'Jest a second' 'Shroom boom
Podcasts
Polls
After a couple of years, what do you think of Lawrence's smoking ban?

Poll results

Response Percent
It makes a meal out a lot more enjoyable
 
69%
It hurts local businesses
 
29%
Undecided
 
1%
Total 149
Videos

All stories

Rundle will end City Hall career
Announcement made at 4 p.m.
02:07 p.m., January 18, 2007 Updated 04:07 p.m.
Announcement made at 4 p.m.
Bioscience CEO goes before Kansas Senate committee
Kansas has launched an aggressive bid for a $451 million national defense lab, and needs to do a better job of drawing federal research dollars
January 18, 2007
Kansas has launched an aggressive bid for a $451 million national defense lab, and needs to do a better job of drawing federal research dollars.
Woman injured in rollover accident
Taken to Lawrence Memoria Hospital
10:11 a.m., January 18, 2007 Updated 05:35 p.m.
A woman was taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital this morning following a one-car rollover accident near Vinland.
Our town sports
January 18, 2007 in print edition on C3
Vandy dandy in victory
Commodores gun down ‘Bama; Irish, Vols, Hokies take tumble
January 18, 2007 in print edition on C5
The Vanderbilt Commodores know they can shoot well. In Wednesday night’s 94-73 victory, they showed No. 10 Alabama just how good they can be.
Tar Heels stomp Clemson
Wright, UNC bounce back, roll over Tigers, 77-55
January 18, 2007 in print edition on C5
Brandan Wright wouldn’t let one bad game get under his skin. That’s a freshman trait North Carolina fans can learn to love.
K.C.’s Gordon says his time is now
Third baseman, a former Nebraska standout, could land spot on Royals’ opening-day roster
January 18, 2007 in print edition on C2
Alex Gordon says he’s ready for the big leagues. Gordon was to leave for the Kansas City Royals’ spring training camp on Wednesday night with his sights set on making the opening-day roster.
Schottenheimer to return
Chargers’ coach turns down extension
January 18, 2007 in print edition on C2
Marty Schottenheimer might be down to one last chance to get the San Diego Chargers to the Super Bowl.
Lawrence Datebook
January 18, 2007 in print edition on B2
Bears running backs competitive
Jones, Benson appear to have strained relationship, but both say it’s ‘professional’
January 18, 2007 in print edition on C8
Their lockers are close, although anyone could be forgiven for assuming there’s a fairly large gap in the relationship between Thomas Jones and Cedric Benson.
On the record
January 18, 2007 in print edition on B2
Hunt is on for past Oscar gowns
Fashion show to highlight notable couture from previous years
January 18, 2007 in print edition on A2
One dress is not enough for Oscar producer Laura Ziskin. Even 30 of the most iconic dresses ever worn on Oscar’s red carpet are not enough. Ziskin wants more. Not to wear, but to share.
Pump patrol
January 18, 2007 in print edition on B1
Patrol seeks fuel deals
Community colleges have $150M in repairs
Bill for deferred maintenance at public universities was already at $727 million
January 18, 2007 in print edition on B4
Kansas community colleges want to be taken care of too when it comes to paying for a backlog of repairs and maintenance.
Commodities
January 18, 2007 in print edition on A8
Cast reunites for second ‘Jest’
January 18, 2007 in print edition on D1
It can be hard to be part of a traditional Jewish family - especially when no one is Jewish.
Energy efforts
Expanding our ability to harness renewable energy sources could be an economic development tool for Kansas.
January 18, 2007 in print edition on B6
It seems the time is ripe for Kansas to advance proposals for alternative energy sources.
Horoscopes
January 18, 2007 in print edition on B5
For Thursday, Jan. 18
A week to remember
Fans treated to two instant classics
January 18, 2007 in print edition on C1
The Big 12 has played some entertaining basketball in front of national-TV audiences this week.