Archive for Saturday, January 17, 2009

Also from January 17

Audio clips
Births
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. Colorado The day in photos, Jan. 16, 2009 Free State girls vs. Shawnee Mission East Lawrence High School boys vs. Olathe South Free State boys vs. Shawnee Mission East People & Places
Podcasts
Polls
Who gets the game ball after KU's 73-56 victory over Colorado

Poll results

Response Percent
Sherron Collins
 
55%
Tyrel Reed
 
26%
Cole Aldrich
 
11%
Tyshawn Taylor
 
6%
Marcus Morris
 
1%
Other
 
0%
Total 400
Who was KU's first-half MVP against Colorado?

Poll results

Response Percent
Sherron Collins
 
77%
Cole Aldrich
 
9%
Brady Morningstar
 
7%
Other
 
2%
Marcus Morris
 
1%
Total 203
What was KU's best victory so far this season?

Poll results

Response Percent
Tennessee (92-85 at Allen Fieldhouse)
 
87%
Kansas State (87-71 at Allen Fieldhouse)
 
7%
Washington (73-54 at Sprint Center)
 
5%
Other
 
0%
Total 747
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Governor’s budget proposal means cuts to local schools
9:18 a.m., January 15, 2009 Updated 12:17 p.m.
Gov. Kathleen Sebelius’ plan to hold harmless public school finance actually does harm school districts in that it will result in less funding on a per pupil basis, officials confirmed Thursday.
6:00 a.m.
Dr. Lee Reussner, an otolaryngologist at Lawrence Memorial Hospital asks his patient Joseph Timberlake, Wichita, how he is feeling shortly before performing a thyroplasty surgery to improve Timberlake's voice Thursday, Jan. 14, 2009 at the hospital. Studies show that a good relationship and better communication between doctors and patients leads to better health care. Honesty is the best medicine
January 17, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Have you ever left the doctor’s office with unanswered questions?
10:00 a.m.
Lawrence High School choral director Cathy Crispino directs the sophomore girls choir Friday, Jan. 16, 2009. Crispino received the National Federation of High Schools Section 5 Music Educator of the Year award Friday. LHS choral director gets national honors
January 17, 2009 in print edition on 3B
Lawrence High School choirs typically fill Room 132 with the melodies of beautiful music, but on Friday the women’s third-hour choir erupted in applause instead.
2:00 p.m.
Kansas center Cole Aldrich pulls up for a shot before tipoff against Colorado at the Coors Events Center in Boulder, Colorado. FINAL: KU picks up first road win with 73-56 victory over CU
1:03 p.m., January 17, 2009 Updated 6:15 p.m.
Sherron Collins led Kansas with 18 points and five Jayhawks finished in double figures.
7:00 p.m.
From left, Alice Ann Johnston and her husband, Don, visit with friends Connie and Rick Beach, Wichita, during  the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting on Friday. The Johnstons were named Citizen of the Years. Chamber bestows honors
January 17, 2009 in print edition on 1B
During these days of tougher economic times, the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce on Friday night celebrated several longtime community leaders who have dedicated their careers to public service, charity and business.

All stories

Moving day easier when you’re president
January 17, 2009 in print edition on A8
If only all home moves could be as quick and easy as at the White House.
4-H and FCE news
January 17, 2009 in print edition on D5
4-H and FCE news for Jan. 17, 2009
Honesty is the best medicine
Communication crucial between doctors, patients
January 17, 2009 in print edition on A1
Have you ever left the doctor’s office with unanswered questions?
Middle ground
Better communication before construction started might have avoided a lawsuit concerning new playing fields at Lawrence High School.
January 17, 2009 in print edition on B6
It’s too bad that it took a lawsuit to trigger the necessary negotiation, but it’s good to see that the Lawrence school district and neighbors of new athletic fields at Lawrence High School have come to an agreement that will allow the project to move forward.
Club news
January 17, 2009 in print edition on D5
Club news for Jan. 17, 2009
Around and about
January 17, 2009 in print edition on D5
Around and about for Jan. 17, 2009
Playoff strategy: Just get in
January 17, 2009 in print edition on C5
Just Do It? How about Just Get In, then just do it?
Zippy soup warms up winter
January 17, 2009 in print edition on D1
Chipotle Black-Bean Vegetable Soup