Archive for Friday, June 8, 2007

Also from June 8

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Rebels vs. Red sox LGFPA  6-03 Wakarusa Music Festival, Day 1
Podcasts
Polls
Are you going to the Wakarusa Festival?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
86%
Yes
 
11%
Undecided
 
2%
Total 595
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.

Jim Modig, Kansas University director of design and construction management, displays a handful of crumbling concrete and rusted steel in the underground tunnels below the university's power plant during a guided tour. Modig explained last week that repairs to the tunnels are of the highest priority and the estimated cost for the work is $8 million. Campus funding still not a fix-all
June 8, 2007 in print edition on 1A
A new plan to address a backlog of repairs at state universities hasn’t even started - and already calls for more money have been raised.
9:00 a.m.
Cars, trucks and tents begin to fill the grounds at the Wakarusa Music & Camping Festival on its first day. The festival runs through Sunday at Clinton State Park. Bands fuel funky fun
June 8, 2007 in print edition on 1A
If the Wakarusa Music & Camping Festival means rock concerts, camping out and environmentalism, then Michael Rouse may be the embodiment of Wakarusa’s spirit.
1:00 p.m.
Pulse Podcast
Kelley Hunt on her Kansas Governor's Arts Award and music career
Posted June 8, 2007
Lawrence blues artist Kelley Hunt is the subject of this week's Pulse Podcast. She received a Kansas Governor's Arts Awards during a reception Thursday evening in Topeka. The podcast also takes a look at some highlights in the weekend's arts and entertainment scene. Chief among them, the Wakarusa Music and Camping Festival at Clinton State Park.
4:00 p.m.
Kan'Nal formed in Guatemala and plays "shamanic rock." Band unites Mayan mysticism, loud guitars
June 8, 2007 in print edition on 1D
Mel Gibson missed a golden opportunity to hire the perfect band to play the wrap party for his latest cinematic epic, “Apocalypto.” If only he had stumbled upon Kan’Nal.
10:00 p.m.
Midge Grinstead, Lawrence Humane Society executive director, feeds
a terrier at the animal shelter in this file photo. Proposal may ease city cuts
June 8, 2007 in print edition on 1A
Proposed city budget cuts to social service agencies may not go as deep as originally planned.

All stories

Proposal may ease city cuts
Agencies would get 4 percent less with Chestnut’s plan
June 8, 2007 in print edition on A1
Proposed city budget cuts to social service agencies may not go as deep as originally planned.
Accident reported near Eudora
Authorities respond to head-on crash
04:55 p.m., June 8, 2007 Updated 06:04 p.m.
Authorities respond to head-on crash
Pump patrol
June 8, 2007 in print edition on B1
Patrol seeks fuel deals
Mortgage reform not likely this year
Market self-correcting, and economy isn’t at risk, analysts say
June 8, 2007 in print edition on C8
Homeowners unable to pay monthly mortgage bills and facing foreclosure shouldn’t count on help from Washington this year.
Lawrence Datebook
June 8, 2007 in print edition on B2
June 8, 2007
Horoscopes
June 8, 2007 in print edition on D4
For Friday, June 8
On the record
June 8, 2007 in print edition on B2
Top albums
June 8, 2007 in print edition on D7
Commodities
June 8, 2007 in print edition on C8