Archive for Saturday, January 31, 2009

Also from January 31

Audio clips
Births
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. Colorado The day in photos, Jan. 31, 2009 Bishop Seabury boys vs. Veritas Free State girls vs. Valley Center
Podcasts
Polls
Who was KU's MVP against Colorado?

Poll results

Response Percent
Cole Aldrich
 
47%
Markieff Morris
 
19%
Brady Morningstar
 
19%
Sherron Collins
 
8%
Other
 
4%
Total 228
At the beginning of the conference season, did you think the Jayhawks would start Big 12 play 5-0?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
58%
No
 
41%
Total 127
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Ed Asner performs the role of anti-evolution statesman William Jennings Bryan in "The Great Tennessee Monkey Trial." Actor’s evolution: Kansas native Ed Asner returns home for unique, polarizing play
January 30, 2009 in print edition on 1C
At 79, Ed Asner is having no trouble finding work. The seven-time Emmy winner is still best known for his portrayal of Lou Grant, both on TV’s “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and its equally revered spinoff “Lou Grant.” But lately he seems to be turning up most everywhere a wise and/or gruff role is to be had.
6:00 a.m.
A plane taxis on a runway Friday at the Lawrence Municipal Airport. The airport may have a good chance to receive funding from a federal stimulus program. Projects await stimulus cash
January 31, 2009 in print edition on 1A
A troublesome North Lawrence intersection, the old Carnegie Library building and the Lawrence Municipal Airport may be in the best position to receive quick doses of money from any future federal stimulus package.
10:00 a.m.
Jason Boehle, left, and Brian Killen display their brainchild: Grocery IQ, a popular application for Apple iPhones that helps people maintain grocery lists electronically. The pair, who formed Free State Labs LLC, sold the application to Coupons Inc., a leading digital coupon provider in California. Lawrence software developers create a hit with iPhone grocery app
January 30, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Two Lawrence computer software makers made a name for themselves after creating a grocery list application for Apple iPhones.
3:00 p.m.
Kansas center Cole Aldrich pulls back for a shot during warmups before tipoff against Colorado, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. Aldrich is wearing a protective mask to cover a broken nose he sustained Wednesday night against Nebraska. Broken nose won’t keep Aldrich out
January 31, 2009 in print edition on 1C
Born and raised in hockey country, Cole Aldrich would love to wear a bulky, colorful goalie mask to protect his broken nose in today’s 3 p.m. home game against Colorado.
3:00 p.m.
Kansas center Cole Aldrich pulls back for a shot during warmups before tipoff against Colorado, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. Aldrich is wearing a protective mask to cover a broken nose he sustained Wednesday night against Nebraska. Live: KU 41/CU 25 — Halftime
2:03 p.m., January 31, 2009 Updated 3:54 p.m.
KU 33/CU 23 — 3:57 left in 1st halfKU 27/CU 19 — 7:06 left in 1st halfKU 19/CU 9 — 11:48 left in 1st halfKU 10/CU 4 — 15:47 left in 1st half
6:00 p.m.
Mrs. Robert Palmer, left, and Mrs. George Lauppe, show the new uniforms adopted by the Douglas County Visiting Nurses Association, Inc. in this Journal-World file photo. They were the first nurses to work for the nonprofit agency that officially opened Feb. 2, 1969. VNA celebrates milestone
January 30, 2009 in print edition on 1B
A nurse who had moved to Lawrence from the East Coast had a vision for her new community. She had worked for a visiting nurses association where nurses provided care inside a patient’s home. She wanted to offer that same service in Lawrence.

All stories

Morris back for Kansas women
Junior’s return from concussion good news for reeling team
January 31, 2009 in print edition on C8
When Kansas University travels to Texas A&M, Sade Morris should be back after missing two games because of a concussion.
Tongie sweeps Santa Fe Trail
De Soto boys edge Baldwin; EHS drops pair
January 31, 2009 in print edition on C9
Tonganoxie’s boys beat Santa Fe Trail, 60-40, and the THS girls won, 46-44.