Archive for Friday, April 2, 2010

Also from April 2

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Proposed seven-story building at Ninth and New Hampsire The day in photos, April 2, 2010
Polls
Excluding KU, which team has the best chance of winning the Big 12 men's basketball regular-season title in 2011?

Poll results

Response Percent
Kansas State
 
53%
Baylor
 
34%
Texas
 
4%
Texas A&M
 
3%
Other
 
1%
Missouri
 
0%
Oklahoma State
 
0%
Missouri
 
0%
Total 505
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Lawrence firefighters exit MagnaGro International at 600 E. 22nd covered with a purplish liquid. Emergency crews responded to the scene of a fatal industrial accident Thursday afternoon. Two dead, two injured in industrial accident at Lawrence’s MagnaGro International
2:48 p.m., April 1, 2010 Updated 11:06 a.m.
Two people are dead and two were injured after an industrial accident at MagnaGro International, 600 E. 22nd St., according to Mark Bradford, Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical chief.
10:00 a.m.
Lawrence school board members from left, Scott Morgan, Vanessa Sanburn, Marlene Merrill, Mary Loveland, Bob Byers, Mark Bradford and Rich Minder. Proposed ninth-grade shift draws range of responses
April 2, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Lawrence school board members heard a mix of support, questions and concerns from parents Thursday about moving ninth-graders into the district’s two high schools.
2:00 p.m.
Police were still on the scene Wednesday morning investigating the death of a 46-year-old man north of Memorial Stadium in Lawrence. There was no information immediately available about what caused his death. Suspect in manslaughter case likely to appear in court on Friday
1:59 p.m., April 1, 2010 Updated 6:18 p.m. in print edition on 1A
A suspect arrested in connection with the death of a 46-year-old Lawrence man won’t appear in court until Friday.
3:38 p.m.
Police were still on the scene Wednesday morning investigating the death of a 46-year-old man north of Memorial Stadium in Lawrence. There was no information immediately available about what caused his death. Suspect in Lawrence man’s death released from jail; DA asks for more investigation
April 2, 2010 in print edition on 1B
The suspect arrested earlier this week in connection with a man’s death in the 800 block of Maine Street was released from the Douglas County Jail Friday pending further investigation, Douglas County District Attorney Charles Branson said.
6:00 p.m.
Topeka residents Stan and Carla Soper shop for fresh lettuce on the opening day of the Downtown Lawrence Farmers' Market in 2008. They brought along their two chihuahua dogs Millie, left, and Cassie. Farmer’s Market taking weekday market out of downtown
April 1, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Lawrence’s Farmers Market will expand outside of downtown with a new market at Sixth and Wakarusa this spring.

All stories

Severe thunderstorms roll through northeast Kansas
All warnings in northeast Kansas have expired, but rains remain throughout morning
09:09 a.m., April 2, 2010 Updated 10:17 a.m.
A line of severe thunderstorms rolled through Douglas County early Friday morning.
Rec calendar
April 2, 2010 in print edition on B2
Area sports for April 1, 2010.
People in the news
April 2, 2010 in print edition on B7
People in the news for April 2, 2010.
Funding coordination
A centralized advisory board to consider all requests for social service funding from the city will be a positive step.
April 2, 2010 in print edition on A7
An advisory board that won Lawrence City Commission support this week has the potential to bring more fairness and efficiency to the process of distributing city funds to local social service programs.
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