Archive for Wednesday, December 23, 2009

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Winter Weather 2009-10 The day in photos, December 23, 2009
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Polls
Which Spodcaster made the best case for his selection of KU men's basketball player of the decade?

Poll results

Response Percent
Eric (Sherron Collins)
 
41%
Matt (Kirk Hinrich)
 
30%
Jesse (Nick Collison)
 
28%
Total 428
Did you get what you wanted for Christmas?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
48%
I’m not getting any presents this year
 
21%
I haven’t opened my presents yet
 
20%
No
 
9%
Total 565
Are blizzard conditions worth a white Christmas?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
58%
Yes
 
39%
Not sure
 
2%
Total 1688
Videos

Lead stories

All stories

Spokeswoman says Parkinson will propose cigarette tax hike next year
Amount undecided, but strong opposition to plan expected
10:37 a.m., December 23, 2009 Updated 05:27 p.m. in print edition on A1
Gov. Mark Parkinson will propose increasing Kansas’ tobacco taxes next year, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Pump patrol
December 23, 2009 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.42 at several stations.
Why do we dream of a white Christmas?
December 23, 2009 in print edition on C8
Bing Crosby didn’t have to dream of a white Christmas — he could bank on it.
People in the news
December 23, 2009 in print edition on B8
People in the news for December 23, 2009.
Health care bill is a fiasco
December 23, 2009 in print edition on A9
There were two snow jobs in Washington over the weekend.
Community bankers get Obama’s soft touch
December 23, 2009 in print edition on A2
This time, no fat cats.