Archive for Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Also from December 30

Audio clips
Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
2009 KU women vs. Pepperdine Most read stories of 2009 The day in photos, December 30, 2009
Podcasts
Polls
Will Danielle McCray score 30 points or more against Pepperdine?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
50%
Yes
 
33%
Undecided
 
16%
Total 12
Are you planning to stay awake until midnight to celebrate New Year's?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
51%
No
 
36%
I don’t know
 
11%
Total 857
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Xavier Henry backs off as center Cole Aldrich pulls a rebound away from Belmont forward Mitch Hedgepeth during the first half, Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. FINAL: Aldrich’s defensive effort helps KU to 81-51 victory over Belmont
6:23 p.m., December 29, 2009 Updated 10:54 p.m.
KU’s junior center recorded 11 points, 14 rebounds and six blocks, as the Jayhawks held the Bruins to 31-percent shooting.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Markieff Morris battles for position down low with Belmont defenders Keaton Belcher (3) and Jone House (13) during the first half, Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. Self blasts ‘lackluster,’ ‘soft’ play by Jayhawks
December 30, 2009 in print edition on 1B
The rest of us ask how many, not how. Coaches ask how, not how many.
10:00 a.m.
Two pedestrians maneuver their way along sidewalks Tuesday near 22nd and Louisiana Street. City Hall leaders have decided against citing people for violating the city’s snow shoveling ordinance for the rest of this week. Instead, warnings will be issued. City of Lawrence backs off issuing tickets over unshoveled sidewalks — until next week
December 29, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Stressed snow shovelers now have a little extra time.
2:00 p.m.
Nikki King, Health Care Access executive director, left, and Shasta Zielke, executive assistant and wellness coordinator, head to post the clinic’s final fundraising tally in December. The clinic raised $453,000 to move to a larger location at 330 Maine, across the street from LMH's emergency department. It officially opened in the new location in February. Health Care Access raises $450,000 needed to relocate
December 29, 2009 in print edition on 1A
The Lawrence community has reason to celebrate. Health Care Access — which provides medical care for the uninsured in Douglas County — has raised the $453,000 that it needed to move into a bigger, more convenient location at 330 Maine, across from Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s emergency room.
6:00 p.m.
Kansas Turnpike Authority President and CEO Michael L. Johnston, standing at right, reports by phone while the first vehicle makes its way through the new Tonganoxie/Eudora Interchange at Milepost 212 on the Kansas Turnpike on Tuesday. The interchange is the first of its kind on the turnpike and will be completely automated with K-Tag and self-pay machines similar to those found in large retail or grocery stores. New Kansas Turnpike interchange in Leavenworth County a first of its kind
7:51 a.m., December 29, 2009 Updated 5:00 p.m. in print edition on 3A
The Kansas Turnpike’s first fully automated interchange is now open. Tuesday morning, a car carrying three men headed through the interchange, which is eight miles east of Lawrence.

All stories

Beware of these shopping gotchas
December 30, 2009 in print edition on B9
The shopping season is over.
People in the news
December 30, 2009 in print edition on B8
People in the news for December 30, 2009.
Wisconsin edges Miami
December 30, 2009 in print edition on B3
Wisconsin knocked off Miami (Fla.) in the 2009 Champ Sports Bowl.
UCLA tops Temple
December 30, 2009 in print edition on B3
UCLA knocked off Temple, 30-21, in the 2009 EagleBank Bowl.
Vital service
December 30, 2009 in print edition on A8
There seems to be no lack of criticisms for our Lawrence Transit System.
Vital service
December 30, 2009 in print edition on A8
There seems to be no lack of criticisms for our Lawrence Transit System.
Surprise gift
December 30, 2009 in print edition on A8
To the editor: I left Lawrence just in time before the snowstorm hit.
Pump patrol
December 30, 2009 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.36 at several stations.
Bruins laud Aldrich inside
‘You’re not going to be able to score against him’
December 30, 2009 in print edition on B5
Rick Byrd trod lightly.