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The day in photos, December 7, 2009
Renovations of the Santa Fe Railway depot in Lawrence could cost more than $1 million. Do you support making those renovations?

Poll results

Response Percent
Not sure
Total 1022

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Markieff Morris defends a shot by UCLA guard Michael Roll during the first half, Sunday, Dec 6, 2009 at Pauley Pavilion. At right is UCLA guard Malcolm Lee. FINAL: Markieff Morris scores career-high 19 points in KU’s 73-61 win over UCLA
3:33 p.m., December 6, 2009 Updated 7:39 p.m.
KU’s 6-foot-9 forward made eight of 11 shot attempts and added six rebounds in the Jayhawks’ first true road victory of the season.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas head coach Bill Self grabs the attention of his players during the second half against UCLA, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2009 at Pauley Pavilion. Self is about to embark on the recruitment trail for most of the month of July. Thanks to Self, KU reloaded better than UCLA
12:00 a.m., December 7, 2009 Updated 9:08 a.m. in print edition on 1B
Eleven national championships. John Wooden. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Bill Walton. Jackie Robinson. Gail Goodrich. Walt Hazzard. Keith Wilkes. Marques Johnson. Dave Myers. Richard Washington.
10:00 a.m.
Solid waste division workers Travis Lindquist, left, and Derrick Jackson empty containers into the back of a trash truck as they make their rounds Thursday on Thorn Tree Court in west Lawrence. Recommendations are being made by the city’s Sustainability Advisory Board to charge residents based on the amount of trash they throw away. Trash talk takes a turn: Plans for bills based on usage studied
December 7, 2009 in print edition on 1A
You’ve seen the type before. It looks like they’ve unloaded an entire Wal-Mart truck in their house and then thrown away all the boxes on the curb
2:00 p.m.
Former KU coach Roy Williams has a new book out, and copies are selling in Lawrence. This book display is at Borders, 700 N.H., which put in a second order for the books after brisk sales of the first shipment. Roy Williams puts up a few points in bookstore battle
December 7, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Rock Chalk it up to home-court advantage. As expected, Bill Self’s chronicle of coaching basketball at Kansas, “Bill Self: At Home in the Phog,” continues to outpace the latest literary effort from his predecessor: “Hard Work” by Roy Williams. In Lawrence, anyway.

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Pump patrol
December 7, 2009 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.47 at several stations.
Divorces granted
December 7, 2009 in print edition on A4
Divorces granted by the Douglas County District Court.
A fond farewell to the Uh-Oh decade
December 7, 2009 in print edition on A7
A few days from now and not a moment too soon, we say farewell to the Ohs.