Archive for Sunday, October 11, 2009

Lead stories

12:00 a.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.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas University defenders Drew Dudley (49), Justin Thornton (46), Arist Wright (41) and Jake Laptad (91) converge on Iowa State running back Alexander Robinson. Robinson rushed for a career-best 152 yards, and the Cyclones amassed 512 total yards, but the Jayhawks escaped with a 41-36 victory Saturday at Memorial Stadium. Kansas only half bad
October 11, 2009 in print edition on 1C
Kansas University is the worst undefeated Football Bowl Subdivision team in the nation.
10:00 a.m.
Tim Iwig, Tecumseh, who owns Iwig Family Dairy, carries a newborn calf on his dairy farm in October 2009. Dairy farmers carry burden
October 11, 2009 in print edition on 1A
It’s 8 a.m. on a chilly, sunny Wednesday morning, and dairy farmer Tim Iwig already has fed and milked about 85 cows, fixed equipment, put the next batch of feed into a giant mixer, and helped with the birth of a new calf.
2:00 p.m.
Elizabeth Stevens, right, picks up her allotment of produce Thursday at the Rolling Prairie distribution site at Local Burger. The fresh produce program distributes food to area residents on Mondays at the Community Mercantile Inc. and Thursdays at Local Burger. At left assisting with the distribution is Stephanie Barrows. Alliance seeking to invest in food
October 11, 2009 in print edition on 1A
In the mind of Woody Tasch, the derivatives market that propelled the U.S. financial system into a downward spiral holds much in common with genetically modified plants that play an increasing role in our food system.
6:00 p.m.
Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo.Aubrey Wilson, a Kansas University junior from Shawnee and Music Mentors volunteer, helps six-year-old Tatum McCart hold her violin properly during a lesson Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009 at New York Elementary. Wilson is in her second year volunteering with the program. Mentoring mastery: KU program makes music education affordable for children in tough economic times
October 11, 2009 in print edition on 1D
Music Mentors, a KU student program, provides free music lessons to Lawrence children. In its 10th year, service is growing as more parents learn about it and economic conditions make it more difficult to pay for lessons.

All stories

Texas fights off pesky Colorado
October 11, 2009 in print edition on C10
First came the boos. Then came the chants of “Beat OU!”
Game balls and Gassers
October 11, 2009 in print edition on C4
Game balls and gassers for KU versus ISU.
People in the news
October 11, 2009 in print edition on D5
People in the news for October 11, 2009.
Kansas only half bad
KU undefeated, not invulnerable
October 11, 2009 in print edition on C1
Kansas University is the worst undefeated Football Bowl Subdivision team in the nation.
Legal argument, common sense cross at court
October 11, 2009 in print edition on B6
Christmas is probably unconstitutional.
Mortgages
October 11, 2009 in print edition on E1
Mortgages for October 11, 2009.
Bankruptcies
October 11, 2009 in print edition on E1
Bankruptcies for October 11, 2009.