Archive for Friday, May 8, 2009

Also from May 8

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
2009 Haskell graduation The day in photos, May 8, 2009
Podcasts
Polls
Should police be allowed to stop a vehicle because passengers aren't wearing seat belts?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
55%
Yes
 
44%
Total 1502
Which current KU basketball player will have the best NBA career?

Poll results

Response Percent
Cole Aldrich
 
60%
Xavier Henry
 
29%
Sherron Collins
 
5%
Tyshawn Taylor
 
3%
Other
 
1%
Total 584
Is a 2.75 percent state budget cut enough?

Poll results

Response Percent
No, more needs to be cut
 
40%
No, the cuts are too much
 
23%
Yes
 
22%
Not sure
 
12%
Total 338
Videos

All stories

Education of Ridenhour
Freshman pitcher learning lessons with each game
May 8, 2009 in print edition on B1
Lee Ridenhour wants to talk about Texas A&M.
State Senate vote sustains veto of anti-abortion bill
Measure comes 2 votes short of override
May 8, 2009 in print edition on A4
Anti-abortion senators failed Thursday night to override a veto of a bill to toughen the state’s late-term abortion law.
FSHS baseball roughs up SMN
May 8, 2009 in print edition on B7
Free State beat Shawnee Mission North, 14-3.
LHS soccer falls
May 8, 2009 in print edition on B7
Lawrence High soccer fell, 2-1, at Olathe South.
Staff status
With a payroll as large as the city’s, keeping staff reductions out of current budget discussions may not be reasonable.
May 8, 2009 in print edition on A10
As they formulate a budget based on flat revenues for next year, Lawrence city commissioners may not have the luxury of considering staff reductions only as “a last resort.”