Archive for Saturday, February 14, 2009

Also from February 14

Audio clips
Births
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU at KSU The day in photos, Feb. 14, 2009 Lawrence High School boys vs. Shawnee Mission West Free State girls vs. Leavenworth Free State boys vs. Leavenworth Lawrence High School girls vs. Shawnee Mission West
Podcasts
Polls
Who gets the gameball after the Jayhawks' 85-74 victory over Kansas State?

Poll results

Response Percent
Marcus Morris
 
50%
Cole Aldrich
 
39%
Brady Morningstar
 
7%
Sherron Collins
 
2%
Other
 
0%
Total 627
Who was KU's first-half MVP against K-State?

Poll results

Response Percent
Marcus Morris
 
58%
Brady Morningstar
 
26%
Cole Aldrich
 
13%
Sherron Collins
 
2%
Other
 
0%
Total 244
What do you think is the biggest key for KU against K-State?

Poll results

Response Percent
Get Cole Aldrich the ball
 
59%
Get Sherron Collins going
 
28%
Limit Denis Clemente on defense
 
8%
Limit Jacob Pullen on defense
 
4%
Total 74
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Bonnie McLean, Enid, Okla., runs though an agility course with her dog Okl on Friday, Feb. 13, 2009 at the Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds. Dog agility contest livens up fairgrounds this weekend
February 13, 2009 in print edition on 1A
About 260 pure-bred dogs of all sizes and from across the Midwest are in town through Sunday competing in the American Kennel Club-sanctioned event where they jump over bars, run through tunnels and on top of objects.
6:00 a.m.
Hy-Vee employee Nima Khoshsabegheh, left, makes Valentine’s deliveries Friday. His first afternoon delivery was to Marci Ramsay, who works at Douglas County Child Development Association, 935 Iowa. Valentine’s Day business brisk at Lawrence shops
February 13, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Roses are red; violets are blue. Cards, candy, roses; Lawrence businesses thank you.
10:00 a.m.
Ten-year-old Michael Douglas is wheeled out to the playground at Wellsville Elementary School by his classmates Gavin Wilson, 11, and Dylan Leckner, 11. Michael suffers from interstitial lung disease and has been on oxygen since he was 1 year old. The two classmates pay special attention to the needs of their friend, often hanging out indoors with Michael during recess as he is unable to participate in high-level activities or be outside when temperatures dip below 50 degrees. While the friends started recess outside on Feb. 5, they ended up playing inside because of the chilly wind. 10-year-old Jayhawk fan fights rare lung disease
February 13, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Dragging around a small oxygen tank, 10-year-old Michael Douglas shoots baskets during recess. He doesn’t let the plastic tubing, which runs from the tank to his nose, get in the way.
2:00 p.m.
KU's Cole Aldrich warms up before taking on Kansas State in Manhattan on Saturday, Feb. 14, 2009. FINAL: Aldrich’s 21 points lead KU to 85-74 victory over KSU
12:59 p.m., February 14, 2009 Updated 10:53 p.m.
Sherron Collins added 19 points while Marcus Morris had 15 in KU’s win.
6:00 p.m.
Anne Osborne is a legally blind massage student at MTTI Wellspring, which has a Lawrence campus at 947 N.H. She recently practiced her technique on fellow student Sharee Riley. The right touch: Legally blind student pursues calling in massage therapy
February 14, 2009 in print edition on 1D
If everything goes her way, this will be the last Valentine’s Day Anne Osborne will have free for a while. She’d like to think that come this time next year, she’ll be so booked up with work she won’t have any time for noshing on candy hearts.

All stories

Everybody in baseball suspect now
February 14, 2009 in print edition on C2
Miguel Tejada had a few drinks the night before he appeared in court to confess his sins.
People in the news
February 14, 2009 in print edition on D7
• Kevin Costner, wife welcome another son
Seabury upends Elwood
February 14, 2009 in print edition on C7
Bill Gibbs and Reed Grabill led Seabury past Elwood, 61-41.
Chieftains sweep Santa Fe Trail
THS girls win, 45-44; boys roll, 58-44
February 14, 2009 in print edition on C7
Tonganoxie swept a pair of high school basketball games with Santa Fe Trail.