Archive for Saturday, October 10, 2009

Also from October 10

Births
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU homecoming parade Iowa State at Kansas Free State football vs. Olathe North The day in photos, October 10, 2009 LHS vs. SMS October 10, 2009
Podcasts
Polls
Who was KU's MVP against Iowa State?

Poll results

Response Percent
Todd Reesing (37-for-49, 442 yards, five combined TDs)
 
65%
Kerry Meier (16 catches, 142 yards, 2 TDs)
 
23%
Dezmon Briscoe (12 catches, 186 yards, 2 TDs)
 
8%
Other
 
2%
Total 1974
Who was KU's first-half MVP against Iowa State?

Poll results

Response Percent
Todd Reesing (22-for-28, 233 yards, two combined TDs)
 
51%
Kerry Meier (11 catches, 98 yards, TD)
 
44%
Dezmon Briscoe (6 catches, 76 yards)
 
2%
Toben Opurum (14 carries, 53 yards, TD)
 
2%
Other
 
0%
Total 90
When Jake Sharp is healthy, how should KU's carries be divided?

Poll results

Response Percent
Jake Sharp gets most of the carries, with Toben Opurum backing him up.
 
57%
The two split the carries evenly.
 
29%
Toben Opurum gets most of the carries, with Jake Sharp backing him up.
 
10%
Jake Sharp gets all the carries.
 
2%
Toben Opurum gets all the carries.
 
0%
Other
 
0%
Total 82
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Dame Evelyn Glennie will join the Orquestra de São Paulo for a rare performance in Lawrence. Beyond the beat: Scottish percussion icon redefines the notions of sound
October 9, 2009 in print edition on 1C
During a rehearsal last week with the Lexington Philharmonic in Kentucky, Evelyn Glennie invited a group of hearing-impaired children on the stage with her.
6:00 a.m.
Friday’s 30-degree weather was a bit nippy for some like Jim Tholl, of Gladstone, Mo. He had to put on a face mask and leather gloves to ride to Lawrence. ‘Football weather’ keeps fans on edge
October 10, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Kansas Jayhawk fans will want to bring more than just spirit to today’s homecoming game against the Iowa State. A jacket and gloves will definitely come in handy.
10:00 a.m.
The KU flag girls lead the parade down Jayhawk Boulevard Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009 on Jayhawk Boulevard. FINAL: KU survives scare, defeats Iowa State, 41-36
9:33 a.m., October 10, 2009 Updated 6:02 p.m.
Todd Reesing passed for 442 yards, and Kerry Meier had a school-record 16 receptions for 142 yards in the five-point victory.
5:00 p.m.
Lawrence firefighters with Station 2 extinguish the flames surrounding an automobile during a training exercise on fighting a natural gas fire Friday on the grounds of the training facility at 19th Street and Haskell Avenue. Representatives and trainers from Black Hills Energy were on hand to assist and facilitate the training. Practicing for worst-case scenarios
October 10, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Representatives from Black Hills Energy made a stop in Lawrence on Friday to train the city’s fire department for potential natural gas fires.
7:00 p.m.
A kitten hangs out under the foliage of a maple tree Friday along Illinois Street in Old West Lawrence. This year’s weather conditions have set the stage for colorful fall foliage. Moisture, cool temperatures mean good forecast for fall color
October 9, 2009 in print edition on 1A
As fall sets in, leaves begin their annual transformation from green to red, orange and yellow, inspiring pumpkin carving and thirst for hot apple cider.

All stories

Wanda Sykes’ fixation is so 2008
October 10, 2009 in print edition on D7
America has a black president.
Musical marriage: Couple celebrate anniversary of wedding, business
October 10, 2009 in print edition on B2
This is a big year for Marion and Bernice Kutz.
Around and about
October 10, 2009 in print edition on D3
Around and about for October 10, 2009.
Read the health care bill! Not as easy as you think
Transparency sought for legislation
October 10, 2009 in print edition on A4
Read the bill!
People in the news
October 10, 2009 in print edition on D7
People in the news for October 10, 2009.
Marge Simpson poses for Playboy cover
October 10, 2009 in print edition on D7
Aye Carumba!
Be alert
October 10, 2009 in print edition on B7
To the editor: I urge Lawrence residents to use caution before opening their doors to a stranger.
Moon crash: Public yawns, NASA celebrates
October 10, 2009 in print edition on A8
NASA’s great lunar fireworks finale fizzled.
Hungary hosts pageant for the surgically enhanced
October 10, 2009 in print edition on A7
It was a night for unnatural beauties.
Is Cuba ready to get rid of ration book?
October 10, 2009 in print edition on E6
Cuba may soon be saying adios to ration books.
Hutchinson pastor’s surgery spreads faith
October 10, 2009 in print edition on B5
For three years, Andy Addis, 38, tried to ignore the pain in his head.
Pump patrol
October 10, 2009 in print edition on B1
Pump patrol for October 10, 2009.
Yankees pull through
October 10, 2009 in print edition on C6
Mark Teixeira and Alex Rodriguez stood together as Yankee Stadium roared.
Club news
October 10, 2009 in print edition on D3
Club news for October 10, 2009.
FCE News
October 10, 2009 in print edition on D5
FCE news for October 10, 2009.
Scouting news
October 10, 2009 in print edition on D5
Scouting news for October 10, 2009.