Archive for Saturday, April 3, 2010

Lead stories

12:00 a.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.
6:00 a.m.
Roy Hillebert, left, and Brandon Price died Thursday in an industrial accident at MagnaGro International. Men killed at MagnaGro: One a ‘hero,’ other was Iraq vet, loving son
April 3, 2010 in print edition on 4A
One was a young Iraq War veteran. The other, a family man, with four grandchildren.
10:00 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. Fire chief pleased with department’s response to HazMat incident
April 2, 2010 in print edition on 4A
The seriousness of Thursday afternoon’s accident at MagnaGro fertilizer plant, 600 E. 22nd, escalated quickly.
2:00 p.m.
An architectural rendering of a proposed seven-story building from the perspective of Ninth and New Hampshire Streets. Developers planning $9.5 million, seven-story building for downtown Lawrence
4:23 p.m., April 2, 2010 Updated 4:51 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Plans are in the works for a $9.5 million, seven-story, mixed-use downtown building that would rival the height of the U.S. Bank Tower.
6:00 p.m.
Bob Flannery, left, Joe Flannery and Dorothy Flannery in front of 2325 Mass., circa 1955. Sunday best: Relaxing the dress code for worship
April 3, 2010 in print edition on 1D
Dorothy Harvey remembers when it wasn’t Sunday without a hat, long white gloves and the most beautiful dress in the closet. Every Sunday meant dressing to the nines, even if it meant sitting in a packed, sweltering church long before the days of air conditioning.

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Collins tallies another honor
KU guard named first team Consensus All-American; Aldrich tapped second team
03:06 p.m., April 3, 2010 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on C1
Kansas University senior guard Sherron Collins on Saturday was named a 2010 NCAA Consensus All-American, the Jayhawks’ first since Wayne Simien back in 2005.
4 women soon to be in space at same time — most ever
April 3, 2010 in print edition on A2
Space is about to have a female population explosion.
4-H News
April 3, 2010 in print edition on D4
4-H news for April 3, 2010.
Around and about
April 3, 2010 in print edition on D3
Around and about for April 3, 2010.
Scouting news
April 3, 2010 in print edition on D3
Scouting news for April 3, 2010.
Club news
April 3, 2010 in print edition on D4
Club news for April 3, 2010.
Punt the plastic
April 3, 2010 in print edition on B6
Plastic does not break down. Paper bags will break down, but that is a lot of trees.