Archive for Friday, January 23, 2009

Also from January 23

Audio clips
Blog entries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, Jan. 22, 2009 LHS boys vs. Denver Lincoln High
Should prosecutors be allowed to carry concealed guns in county courthouses?

Poll results

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Total 526

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
This file photo shows the Elk River Wind Project, Kansas' biggest wind farm, located along U.S. 400 in southeastern Butler County. Legislators urged to require utilities to use more renewable energy sources
January 21, 2009 in print edition on 5A
Wind energy advocates and rural officials Wednesday urged the Legislature to require utilities to increase electric generation through renewable sources, saying it would boost the state’s economy.
6:00 a.m.
Tonganoxie sixth-grader detained after explosive device confiscated at school
12:21 p.m., January 22, 2009 Updated 11:36 p.m. in print edition on 1A
A sixth-grade student had no intent to cause harm when he brought a dangerous explosive device to school on Thursday, school and law enforcement officials said.
10:00 a.m.
Students in the enrichment class at Pinckney Elementary dropped eggs from a second story window Thursday. Thomas Becker watches his egg structure fall after he released it. It did not survive. Students take crack at engineering
January 23, 2009 in print edition on 1A
A second-story window and a few dozen eggs is all that a few Pinckney School students needed to get a smashing lesson in engineering.
2:00 p.m.
Attitude adjustment: Lawrence author explores link between rock music and subversive humor
January 23, 2009
Like many teens growing up in England during the late 1970s, Iain Ellis became smitten with the burgeoning punk rock scene.
6:00 p.m.
Kansas forward Mario Little swings around Texas A&M guard Derrick Roland for a bucket during the first half Monday, Jan. 19, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. Little poses new threat
January 23, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Mario Little’s career-high 15-point scoring outburst against Texas A&M may have given Kansas University’s future basketball opponents something to think about.

All stories

W. Va. stuns G’town
January 23, 2009 in print edition on B4
A recap of men’s Top 25 basketball action.
On the record
January 23, 2009 in print edition on A4
Law enforcement report
Academic push
New NCAA academic rankings will follow coaches from one school to another.
January 23, 2009 in print edition on A7
An important story that should be of particular interest to Kansas University and KU basketball fans was tucked away inside USA Today earlier this week.