Archive for Friday, February 22, 2008

Also from February 22

Audio clips
On the street
Photo galleries
Mobile Home fire
Has the recent recall affected your appetite for beef?

Poll results

Response Percent
I don’t eat red meat.
Total 289

All stories

Sexist call
Two different officials at a private school near Topeka have tried and failed to justify their discriminatory treatment of a female basketball referee.
February 22, 2008 in print edition on A10
Any way you look at it, a woman referee being barred from officiating a boys’ basketball game at the private St. Mary’s Academy near Topeka has some sexist overtones.
Avalanche deaths on rise
More snow, more enthusiasts means more accidents
February 22, 2008 in print edition on B6
Jim McCarthy was about a dozen turns into his backcountry powder run when he heard a low rumbling sound and saw the slope above him begin to move.
Rec calendar
February 22, 2008 in print edition on B6
Sports in and around Lawrence
Feds set recipe for next year’s flu vaccine
Health officials hope next year’s formula will be better than this year’s
February 22, 2008 in print edition on C10
Next year’s flu vaccine is getting a complete overhaul to provide protection against three new and different influenza strains - hopefully better protection than this year’s version.