Archive for Thursday, November 1, 2007

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KU vs. Pittsburg State Friends & Neighbors, November 2007 Halloween 2007

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
City commissioners broke the state's open meetings law by holding a closed-door meeting to discuss granting more than $1 million in incentives to a local company, the Kansas attorney general has found. But Attorney General Paul Morrison is willing to forgo prosecution if city commissioners agree to admit their wrongdoing and personally pay for two hours of professional training on the open meetings law. Deciphera looks to fast-track first drug
October 31, 2007 in print edition on 1A
A start-up pharmaceutical company that community leaders recently agreed to give a multimillion-dollar package to keep in Lawrence could have its first drug on the market in four years, its CEO said Wednesday.
9:00 a.m.
Halloween Treats can be a dream come true for children and a nightmare for parents. Nutrition experts suggest limiting candy intake and maybe throwing it out when the kids are asleep. The day-after dilemma: what to do with the candy
November 1, 2007 in print edition on 1A
Susan Krumm was not impressed with my piece of candy logic. In a quest to help you find a safe and sane way to dispose of the approximately three tons of Halloween candy that is now weighing down your kitchen counter, I’ve been thinking a lot about candy. Sure, I know it probably isn’t a good idea to eat all of it. At least not at one sitting.
1:30 p.m.
Online chat
Chat with Jayni about autumn cooking
November 1, 2007
Jayni Carey, host of "Jayni's Kitchen" on Sunflower Broadband Channel 6, will take questions and offer tips about autumn cuisine.
2:30 p.m.
Online chat
Chat with Brian Christopherson of the Journal Star
November 1, 2007
Got questions about what has led to Nebraska's struggles this season? Or how well Joe Ganz can fill in for Sam Keller? Or how hot the seat under Bill Callahan really is? Brian Christopherson of the Journal Star in Lincoln will join us to chat Thursday at 2:30 p.m. and answer all of your questions as the Huskers get set to face No. 8 Kansas.
7:00 p.m.
Kansas freshman center Cole Aldrich warms up with the Jayhawks prior to the start of Thursday's preseason opener against Pittsburg State at Allen Fieldhouse. Paced by Collins and Chalmers, KU runs away from Pitt State, 94-59
November 1, 2007
Sherron Collins led all Jayhawks with 18 points, splitting them with eight in the first half and 10 in the second. Mario Chalmers was KU’s ultimate catalyst on offense in the first half, when he went four-of-five from three-point range. Darrell Arthur had 12 and Rodrick Stewart had 11 for KU. KU will take on Fort Hays State in its final exhibition tune-up Tuesday night in Allen Fieldhouse, followed by next Friday’s season opener against Louisiana-Monroe, also in Allen Fieldhouse.

All stories

Poor process
If a tax rebate for a new Lawrence company is a good deal for the city, commissioners should have been more willing to share that good news with the public.
November 1, 2007 in print edition on A10
Accommodating a new bioscience startup business in Lawrence is a desirable goal, but the process by which Lawrence city commissioners approved a unique funding tool for that firm last week left much to be desired.
Lawrence Datebook
November 1, 2007 in print edition on A4
Events around Lawrence
McIntosh key for Kansas women
Senior ‘voice’ of Jayhawks plays bigger than her 5-foot-11 frame
November 1, 2007
It’s not a push to compare Taylor McIntosh to Steve Jobs.