Archive for Friday, September 18, 2009

Also from September 18

Audio clips
Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Pretty Things Peepshow @ Granada The day in photos, September 18, 2009
Polls
How concerned are you about getting the swine flu?

Poll results

Response Percent
Not concerned
 
50%
Somewhat concerned
 
36%
Very concerned
 
12%
Total 1469
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Lawrence Paper Company workers (L to R) Larry Rosdahl, Rachel Wagner, Jon Henry, and President Justin Hill. Another day at the office
September 16, 2009
Of course, the goings-on at the Scranton branch of Dunder Mifflin are a bit overdone, but there are always shades of truth, that’s what makes it funny. And nowhere in Lawrence might those shades of truth be any more evident than at our own small regional paper company: The Lawrence Paper Company…
6:00 a.m.
An exterior shot of the proposed 3,000-seat addition to Memorial Stadium that will include the Gridiron Club. Regents approve expansion of Memorial Stadium
10:45 a.m., September 17, 2009 Updated 4:52 p.m. in print edition on 1A
The Kansas Board of Regents has OK’d a $34 million addition of seating on the east side of Kansas University’s Memorial Stadium.
10:00 a.m.
Marei Spaola, a Haskell Indian Nations University senior, Oglala Lakota, center, and Temeka Circle Bear, HINU sophomore, a Cheyenne River Sioux, both from Rapid City, S.D., participate in an opening drum ceremony Thursday at Haskell Stadium. Haskell is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year, and Thursday marked the exact date 125 years ago that the school was opened. Haskell marks its 125th year
September 18, 2009 in print edition on 1A
In 1884, the Indian Industrial Training School opened its doors to 22 students as a boarding school meant to assimilate American Indians into mainstream culture.
2:00 p.m.
Alessandra Marks, 1, plays with chalk in the shadow of her father, Brandon Marks, Tonganoxie, in 2009 at the “Kickin’ it with WIC” event at the Community Health Facility, 200 Maine. The 2011 event will be Thursday. Kids enjoy range of activities at ‘Kickin’ It With Wic’
September 17, 2009
About 120 children participated in “Kickin’ It With WIC,” an annual event that aims to teach families budget-friendly ways to stay physically active.
6:00 p.m.
Jeanne and Ric Averill rehearse the melodrama “Dangerous Damsels,” a revival of one of their 1990s productions from Apple Valley Farm Theatre. Beyond the Valley: Averill family resurrects melodramas from bygone Kansas playhouse
September 18, 2009 in print edition on 1C
It’s been more than a decade since Lawrence audiences spent their summer weekends cheering for heroes, jeering at villains and pounding down fried chicken dinners.

All stories

Dueling ‘racist’ claims defuse once powerful word
September 18, 2009 in print edition on A8
Everybody’s racist, it seems.
Rec Calendar
September 18, 2009 in print edition on B6
Recreation calendar for September 18, 2009.
Despite aid, banks still wary of lending
September 18, 2009 in print edition on B9
It’s a good time to borrow money for a home, car or small business.
Greinke keeps rolling as Royals top Detroit
September 18, 2009 in print edition on B5
Jim Leyland was unhappy.
People in the news
September 18, 2009 in print edition on B8
People in the news for September 18, 2009.