Archive for Tuesday, November 3, 2009

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Audio clips
Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. Fort Hays State The day in photos, November 3, 2009
Podcasts
Polls
Which newcomer was most impressive in KU's 107-68 victory over Fort Hays State?

Poll results

Response Percent
Xavier Henry
 
38%
Elijah Johnson
 
37%
Thomas Robinson
 
16%
Undecided
 
7%
Total 2501
Which KU non-freshmen do you think should red-shirt?

Poll results

Response Percent
Both Little and Releford
 
47%
Travis Releford
 
35%
Mario Little
 
8%
Neither of them
 
5%
Other
 
2%
Total 4086
Will Tuesday's election results help, hurt or have little impact on President Barack Obama's political strength?

Poll results

Response Percent
Little impact
 
49%
Hurt
 
44%
Not sure
 
4%
Help
 
2%
Total 941
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Beth Brubeck, a 1994 graduate of Kansas State and the lone Wildcat fan of the household, is pictured with her in-house rivals, husband Bryan Brubeck, a 1994 Kansas University graduate, and sons Nick, 5, on shoulders, and Andrew, 7. In-house rivalry: Families cope with dueling alma maters, mascots
November 2, 2009
Kansas State University graduates know they’re outnumbered in Lawrence. And for two Wildcats who live here in a “house divided” — with a spouse who graduated from Kansas University and children who cheer for the Jayhawks — home is little comfort.
6:00 a.m.
The Lawrence City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St. City of Lawrence employees in line for higher-than-expected year-end bonus
November 2, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Lawrence city employees may receive a special monetary thank you as city commissioners prepare to close the books on a rough 2009.
10:00 a.m.
Dr. Steve Bruner of Lawrence Family Medicine & Obstetrics went paperless in 2003 and uses an electronic tablet to record and track patient information. He said the system has saved money and has improved patient care. Paper or computer: Doctors discuss preferences for handling medical records
November 2, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Two longtime family physicians allow a peek inside their clinics to see how they handle patient information.
2:00 p.m.
Kansas University sophomore Mohammed Alnasiri, Qassim, Saudi Arabia, stops outside Strong Hall on the campus of KU Monday to sign a petition in protest of building of the South Lawrence Trafficway. At left is KU senior Jason Hering, Hutchinson, president of the student group EcoJustice. Both Haskell Indian Nations University students and Kansas University students gathered signatures for a petition urging the KU administration to use its 20 acres of the Wetlands for research rather than construction of the trafficway. Trafficway opponents seek KU roadblock
November 2, 2009 in print edition on 8C
If the South Lawrence Trafficway is to be built along an approved alignment through the Baker Wetlands, some of the resulting pavement would need to cross a 20-acre patch of property owned by Kansas University. And a coalition of project opponents is pushing the university to put the brakes on the highway plan, or at least steer the project south of the Wakarusa River.
6:30 p.m.
Kansas center Cole Aldrich pulls up for a shot during warmups before tipping off against Fort Hays State, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. FINAL: Xavier Henry scores 14 in debut as KU defeats FHSU, 107-68
5:48 p.m., November 3, 2009 Updated 11:01 p.m.
Sherron Collins led KU with 19 points, as six Jayhawks scored in double figures.

All stories

Free State soccer advances to state semis
Firebirds knock off Blue Valley West, 2-1, to reach final four
November 3, 2009 in print edition on B1
The Free State High boys soccer advanced to the state semis with a 2-1 victory over BV West on Tuesday at FSHS.
Language of money transcends cultures
November 3, 2009 in print edition on B7
No es facil hablar de dinero.
Snow cap melting on Kilimanjaro
November 3, 2009 in print edition on A2
The snows of Kilimanjaro may soon be gone.
People in the news
November 3, 2009 in print edition on B6
People in the news November 3, 2009.