Archive for Sunday, December 20, 2009

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Lawrence High girls vs. Free State Lawrence High vs. Free State Christmas Bird Count

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas Highway Patrol troopers administer tests and fill out paperwork away from the jail using Blood Alcohol Units, known as B.A.U.s. Douglas County District Attorney Charles Branson wants officers to always go for a search warrant when they pull someone over so they can draw blood if a driver pulled over for a DUI refuses a test. Highway patrol program targeted drunk drivers on Lawrence streets
December 18, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Multiple impaired drivers experienced firsthand during the past weekend what the Kansas Highway Patrol’s RAVE program was all about.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas center Cole Aldrich slides across the floor during the second half, Saturday, Dec. 18, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. Ailing Aldrich still struggling
December 20, 2009 in print edition on 1C
On Michigan’s second possession, DeShawn Sims drove to the hoop, put up a shot, and Cole Aldrich swatted it with authority. After a whistle at the other end, Michigan coach John Beilein, hands clapping furiously, encouraged his 6-foot-8 center: “Keep challenging him. Keep challenging him.”
10:00 a.m.
Dan Lambert, Baldwin City, and his granddaughter Paige Hatfield, 5, Kansas City, Mo., shop Saturday 
at the Toy Store, 936 Mass. Last-minute shoppers hunt for deals
December 20, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Holiday shoppers filled downtown shops in Lawrence on Saturday, stocking up on holiday gifts in the last weekend before Christmas.
6:00 p.m.
Kansas head football coach Turner Gill greets the Allen Fieldhouse crowd as he is introduced by athletic director Lew Perkins at halftime, Saturday, Dec. 18, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. Buffalo’s Gill: Witnesses of UB turnaround have utmost confidence in coach
December 20, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Perhaps the best way to understand the impact Gill, the recently named head coach of the Kansas University football team, has had on the city of Buffalo is to see it up-close — board a plane, rent a car, hop onto I-90 and head toward the University at Buffalo.

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Feeling burned out?
Small-business owners often feel overwhelmed
December 20, 2009 in print edition on E1
Burnout has long been a problem for small-business owners who throw themselves into their companies.