Archive for Saturday, January 24, 2009

Also from January 24

Audio clips
Births
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. ISU KU women vs. KSU Lawrence High School boys vs. Topeka West Free State girls vs. Olathe South
Podcasts
Polls
Which role player had the best game for the Jayhawks against Iowa State?

Poll results

Response Percent
Mario Little
 
47%
Brady Morningstar
 
29%
Tyrel Reed
 
16%
Quintrell Thomas
 
6%
Total 372
Was Sherron Collins' first half against Iowa State his best half as a Jayhawk?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
68%
No
 
20%
Undecided
 
10%
Total 165
Which Big 12 North team has the best home-court advantage (other than KU)?

Poll results

Response Percent
Missouri
 
46%
Iowa State
 
37%
Nebraska
 
9%
Kansas State
 
4%
Colorado
 
1%
Total 2053
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.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.
6:00 a.m.
Chris Anderson, associate professor of business at Kansas University, addresses a question to a panel during a legislative forum at KU. Faculty and staff were invited to question Chancellor Robert Hemenway and other KU officials about budget issues. With KU budget options, ‘everything is on the table’
January 24, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Kansas University leaders faced more than 100 faculty and staff members Friday in an effort to open a dialogue about ongoing state budget cuts. Members of the crowd expressed concern about job security and benefits during an hourlong forum in the Kansas Union.
10:00 a.m.
Erica Smith, left, a senior at Free State High School, works on designing layouts for the school’s yearbook with her classmates Friday. Smith was paralyzed in a car accident in August 2008, and a run to benefit The Erica Smith Foundation is being organized for March. Working with Smith are seniors Kelly Kelin, center, and Apollonia Shreders. Community run to benefit paralyzed Free State student
January 24, 2009 in print edition on 1B
After a 17-year-old Lawrence girl was paralyzed in a car accident last summer, the community supported her and her family — hosting benefit concerts and fundraisers to help pay for her medical bills.Although it’s been five months since the accident, people have not forgotten. And this spring, friends of the family will be host to a run in honor of Erica Smith.
1:00 p.m.
Kansas guard Brady Morningstar pulls up for a shot during warmups before tipoff against Iowa State, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2009 at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa. FINAL: Collins ties career-high with 26 points as Jayhawks take down Cyclones, 82-67
11:40 a.m., January 24, 2009 Updated 5:14 p.m.
Kansas guard Sherron Collins scored 18 in the first half in KU’s second road win.
6:00 p.m.
Crews work on the landscaping at the new home of Army Spc. Patrick Tutwiler and his family. The Tutwilers’ home was destroyed in a June 11 tornado in Chapman, and the ABC show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” built a new home in November. A show detailing the construction airs Sunday evening.               Extreme experience: Lecompton residents travel to Chapman to assist with home rebuilding for TV show
January 24, 2009 in print edition on 1D
Most of the time, Dan Hanney doesn’t do his carpentry work with national TV cameras in his face.

All stories

Kansas women fall to Kansas State
Freshman Sutherland steps up in Jayhawks’ 59-50 setback
January 24, 2009 in print edition on C1
Kansas State beat Kansas, 59-50, Saturday in Allen Fieldhouse.
Holistic resolutions welcome in new year
January 24, 2009 in print edition on D8
Looking forward to a new year and a new you?
Two T’s
The new president seems headed in the right direction to create more federal trust and transparency.
January 24, 2009 in print edition on B6
President Barack Obama said during the 2008 presidential campaign that two commodities which absolutely need to be restored to government are trust and transparency. Both have become in short supply over the years.