Archive for Saturday, April 10, 2010

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Tech N9ne. Tech talk: We find out what’s sizzlin’ with Tech N9ne, Kansas City’s most infamous rapper
April 9, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Tech N9ne, while periodically accused of devil worship, will never be accused of lollygagging…
6:00 a.m.
Christopher Cotymaier stands at the counter at the Lawrence Community Shelter.
Many questions and at least one key skeptic make moving homeless shelter less than a done deal
April 9, 2010 in print edition on 1A
A close vote on the future of Lawrence’s homeless shelter is shaping up at Lawrence City Hall.
10:00 a.m.
Christina Hixson, right, speaks at a Lied Center expansion ceremony Thursday. Hixson, the sole trustee of the Ernst F. Lied Foundation Trust, gave $10 million of the trust's money to build the Lied Center in the 1980s. Hixson has been named a life trustee of the Kansas University Endowment Association. At left is KU chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little. Christina Hixson named life trustee of KU’s endowment association
April 9, 2010 in print edition on 1B
The Kansas University Endowment Association has named longtime KU benefactor Christina Hixson as a life trustee of the association.
2:00 p.m.
Trinity Episcopal Church, 1011 Vt., is a member of Kansas Interfaith Power and Light. The parish TEST group pushed to get new bulbs installed to help conserve energy and reduce the church’s carbon footprint. Seeing the light: Local parishes take steps to be good stewards of our Earth
April 10, 2010 in print edition on 1D
Visualize the inside of a church, worship hall or temple. See the big cavernous space, with its soaring vaulted ceiling lit softy by dozens of lights. Maybe there are a few beautiful old stained-glass windows that date back generations.
6:00 p.m.
The designated “KU ICU bed” is in full display at an armed services hospital at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan. KU geography professor Jerry Dobson’s daughter-in-law, Nicole Dobson, pictured, was serving as a doctor there when the hospital was seeking memorabilia from national universities to display in the hospital. KU geography professor helps bring Jayhawk cheer to soldiers deployed overseas
April 9, 2010 in print edition on 8B
When Kansas University geography professor Jerry Dobson heard word that troops overseas were looking for Jayhawk memorabilia, he decided to take some action.

All stories

The Dow’s up but bulls still worried
Average briefly hits 11,000 Friday
April 10, 2010 in print edition on A3
Think Dow 11,000 is a big deal? Think again.
E-filing of tax returns gains popularity
April 10, 2010 in print edition on B2
Kansas taxpayers are getting the clue.
Potter cleanup
The efforts of KU students to clean up Potter Lake have been rewarded.
April 10, 2010 in print edition on B6
Kansas University’s Potter Lake is about to get a new lease on life.
Around and about
April 10, 2010 in print edition on D3
Around and about for April 10, 2010.
4-H News
April 10, 2010 in print edition on D3
4-H news for April 10, 2010.
Scouting news
April 10, 2010 in print edition on D3
Scouting news for April 10, 2010.
Club news
April 10, 2010 in print edition on D3
Club news for April 10, 2010.