Archive for Monday, August 3, 2009

Also from August 3

Births
Blog entries
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Lawrence Humane Society nearing capacity
Polls
Which KU football senior do you think will get taken highest in the 2010 NFL Draft?

Poll results

Response Percent
Darrell Stuckey
 
52%
Kerry Meier
 
33%
Todd Reesing
 
9%
Jake Sharp
 
2%
Other
 
2%
Total 803
Do you support the former Don's Steakhouse as the new location of the Lawrence Community Shelter?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
44%
Yes
 
42%
Too soon to say
 
13%
Total 1219
Do you think Leavenworth is a good place to bring former Guantanamo Bay detainees?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
47%
No
 
45%
Not sure
 
6%
Total 59
Would you support the idea of turning part of downtown into a pedestrian mall?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
51%
No
 
42%
Not sure
 
5%
Total 1366
Videos

All stories

Woods triumphs at Buick Open
Tiger wins by 3 strokes for 69th victory on PGA Tour
August 3, 2009 in print edition on B2
Tiger Woods won the Buick Open for a third time and claimed his 69th PGA Tour victory.
Bridge gaps
Tens of thousands of U.S. bridges are in serious need of repair, but most of those projects apparently couldn’t meet the federal definition of “shovel-ready.”
August 3, 2009 in print edition on A7
It was discouraging to read last week that so few badly needed bridge projects are attracting money from the federal stimulus package passed last winter.
4-legged friends join the fight against cancer
Bark for Life invites dogs to play for a good cause in Eudora this month
August 3, 2009 in print edition on A3
Woof. Woof. Woof. The American Cancer Society is letting dogs play at a new fundraiser called Bark For Life.
Hawaii protecting coral reefs with big fines for damages
August 3, 2009 in print edition on B10
Wrecking coral will cost you in Hawaii.