Archive for Wednesday, June 6, 2007

Also from June 6

Audio clips
Births
Blog entries
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Crowd Shots Game 06-06-07
Podcasts
Polls
Should City Hall increase street repair funding by $1.2 million?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
77%
No
 
20%
Undecided
 
1%
Total 263
Videos

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
Marty Pattin, left, walks with his grandson Blaine Pattin, 6, and his dog Juju, along north Kasold Drive. Cuts may leave roads ravaged
June 5, 2007 in print edition on 1A
A tight city budget might mean bumpier rides for Lawrence motorists. That’s one of the big issues looming over City Hall as commissioners put together a 2008 budget.
9:00 a.m.
An overwhelming majority of comments sent to the state about the proposed coal-fired power plant in western Kansas are supportive of the project.
Sunflower Electric Power Corp. is seeking a permit to build an 895-megawatt plant near Holcomb in Finney County.
Emissions limits could be costly
June 6, 2007 in print edition on 1A
The amount of carbon dioxide that is emitted into the atmosphere by the Lawrence Energy Center has raised environmental concerns. Among those worried are Lawrence residents Ray Dean and his wife, Sarah, who filed a lawsuit last week against the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, which monitors air quality.
1:00 p.m.
The Brownback Report
Brownback didn't read intelligence report before Iraq invasion
Posted June 6, 2007
Debate Coverage[(AP) McCain, Brownback admit never reading intelligence report on Iraq:][1] Senators John McCain of Arizona and Sam Brownback of Kansas each admitted during Tuesday ...
4:00 p.m.
Big man’s big heart
June 6, 2007 in print edition on 1C
If most people truly do judge a book by its cover, it stands to reason there aren’t many sports fans in Lawrence or throughout the northeastern Kansas cities that make up the Sunflower League who would have the nerve to call out Christian Ballard.
10:00 p.m.
Wal-Mart plan New Wal-Mart plans include native grass, recreational path
June 6, 2007 in print edition on 1A
A native grass area, additional walkways, more landscaping and the use of natural building materials are among major changes to a new plan for a 99,840-square-foot Wal-Mart store at the northwestern corner of Sixth Street and Wakarusa Drive.

All stories

City Hall receives new Wal-Mart plans
Staff members with the Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Department began reviewing the new plans for the controversial project today
June 6, 2007
Staff members with the Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Department began reviewing the new plans for the controversial project today.
Charlton Manley sold to national insurance brokerage
Charlton Manley’s offices in Lawrence, Overland Park and Topeka will remain open with all of their current employees, managers and clients
June 6, 2007
Charlton Manley’s offices in Lawrence, Overland Park and Topeka will remain open with all of their current employees, managers and clients.
Old Home Town - 100 years ago
June 6, 2007 in print edition on B6
King lauds schools for gender gains
Women’s Sports Foundation gives Kansas University B+ in quest for ‘equitable opportunities’
June 6, 2007 in print edition on C2
For Billie Jean King, opportunity means everything. On Tuesday, she honored Purdue, Tennessee Tech, Washington State and SUNY at Buffalo for making gender equity a priority.
Horoscopes
June 6, 2007 in print edition on D5
Commodities
June 6, 2007 in print edition on A8
On the record
June 6, 2007 in print edition on B2
Lawrence Datebook
June 6, 2007 in print edition on B2