Archive for Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Also from February 23

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, February 23, 2010
Podcasts
Polls
Have you ever had a fake ID?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
67%
Yes
 
32%
Total 1128
Will the KU men's basketball team go undefeated in Big 12 regular season play?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
61%
No
 
28%
Not sure
 
10%
Total 2028
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
The Kansas Jayhawks dance with their sixth-consecutive Big 12 Conference title trophy after their 81-68 win over Oklahoma, Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse. From left are Travis Releford, Sherron Collins, Cole Aldrich and Jeff Withey. FINAL: Make it six! Kansas clinches share of Big 12 title with 81-68 victory over Oklahoma
7:04 p.m., February 22, 2010 Updated 11:48 p.m.
Xavier Henry led the Jayhawks with 23 points on 9-for-13 shooting.
6:00 a.m.
From left, Kansas players Markieff Morris, Marcus Morris (22) and Thomas Robinson (0) watch a highlight reel of the season following their 81-68 win over Oklahoma, Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse. Remarkably, Kansas has stayed the course
February 23, 2010 in print edition on 1B
So many factors can derail a talented college basketball team.
10:00 a.m.
Emergency crews working in North Lawrence while nearby construction lags are proving costly. Extra crews are expected to continue their shifts into March. Emergency costs rise as North Lawrence construction lags
February 22, 2010 in print edition on 1A
A fifth of emergency calls in North Lawrence come during times when an extra emergency crew is on duty in the neighborhood — a service that already has cost nearly twice what had been expected as delays continue at an intersection-reconstruction project.
2:00 p.m.
The Department of Nurse Anesthesia Education is one of many academic programs at Kansas University Medical Center that use patient simulators to train students.
Doctors donate $200,000 for new KU Medical Center simulation center
February 22, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Kansas University Medical Center has received $200,000 for a new simulation center that would be equipped with mannequins and equipment representing a variety of medical conditions. It would include intensive care and surgical and emergency rooms, as well as areas where students meet with actors who portray patients.
6:00 p.m.
Twin brothers Ben (left) and Nate Rosenbloom are actively involved with the drama department at Free State High School. Dual roles: Twin brothers share bill as February ArtStars
February 23, 2010 in print edition on 6A
It takes two to make the Free State High School Thespian Club run right.

All stories

Pump patrol
February 23, 2010 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.44 at several stations.
Popularity contest?
Passing legislation that will be popular across Kansas isn’t necessarily bad.
February 23, 2010 in print edition on A7
Since when is it a bad thing for state legislators to respond to a “popular” concern?
Success story
An outstanding Kansas University student is a pretty good advertisement for teaching arts and music in the public schools.
February 23, 2010 in print edition on A7
The story in Monday’s Journal-World about a young jazz musician at Kansas University is a reminder of how important arts and extracurricular programs can be for some public school students.
People in the news
February 23, 2010 in print edition on A9
People in the news for February 23, 2010.