Archive for Thursday, August 12, 2010

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2010 Douglas County Fair Demolition Derby The day in photos, August 12, 2010
Should you take off your hat for the playing of the National Anthem?

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Service returns after truck snaps power pole
Semi trucks asked to avoid exit 202 until repairs are made
08:42 a.m., August 12, 2010 Updated 05:00 p.m. in print edition on A1
Over 1,300 people lost power Thursday morning after a Penny’s Concrete truck rolled over and hit a power pole.
Judicial politics
Kansans adopted the state’s current judicial nomination system to shield the process from politics and cronyism — and the system is working just fine.
August 12, 2010 in print edition on A7
The issue of changing the way Kansas Supreme Court justices are selected again is being raised, along with a number of questionable arguments in favor of fixing a problem that doesn’t exist.