Archive for Wednesday, July 14, 2010

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Vintage planes on display 2010 Sidewalk Sale Photos The day in photos, July 14, 2010
How much do you expect to spend at the Lawrence Sidewalk Sale on Thursday?

Poll results

Response Percent
More than $100
Up to $25
Up to $50
Between $50 and $100
Up to $10
Total 765

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Above, Lawrence resident Emily Bayouth searches through a rack of dresses outside Creation Station during the 2009 Downtown Lawrence Sidewalk Sale. Thousands expected at annual Downtown Lawrence Sidewalk Sale
July 12, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Thousands of people are expected to pack the streets on Thursday, July 15 for the annual Downtown Lawrence Sidewalk Sale.
6:00 a.m.
These renderings show the before and after for a $50 million expansion to Kansas University Hospital’s Center for Advanced Heart Care. The expansion will add three floors and 123,000 square feet to the center. Kansas University Hospital’s Center for Advanced Heart Care to undergo a $50 million expansion
July 13, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Kansas University Hospital’s Center for Advanced Heart Care will undergo a $50 million expansion that will add three new patient care floors.
10:00 a.m.
Officers from the Lawrence Police Department investigate the scene of an injury accident at 15th and Iowa streets involving the Cat Tracker bus. John Green was killed and another seriously injured in the accident on Saturday, November 18, 2006. A jury yesterday decided Briggs Auto Group was not responsible for the death in the accident. Jury finds Briggs Auto Group not liable in fatal Cat Tracker accident
1:43 p.m., July 13, 2010 Updated 6:09 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Jurors have begun deliberations in the civil trial stemming from a 2006 fatal accident involving the Cat Tracker fan bus.
2:00 p.m.
Journal-World reporter Chad Lawhorn got first-hand experience Tuesday helping city sanitation workers do their routes in Lawrence. Lawrence keeps options open for increasing water, sewer and trash rates
July 14, 2010 in print edition on 1A
More details emerged Tuesday night about possible water, sewer and trash rate increases at City Hall, although city commissioners weren’t quite ready to approve them.
6:00 p.m.
A ticket scalper offers tickets to fans passing by before 2009 home game. The Kansas Athletic Department is now working to rebuild confidence in the ticket office after officials within the department reportedly sold tickets independently of the department. Former KU Athletics employee Jason Jeffries pleads guilty to ticket scandal charges
6:43 a.m., July 14, 2010 Updated 2:22 p.m. in print edition on 1A
A former KU Athletics employee who resigned in the wake of the million dollar ticket scandal pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Wichita.

All stories

Vintage planes come to Lawrence Airport today
World War II-era planes descend on airport; visitors can check them out today and Friday
11:51 a.m., July 14, 2010 Updated 01:50 p.m. in print edition on A3
A trio of vintage airplanes will be flying into the Lawrence Municipal Airport this afternoon.
‘Boss’ a Yankee legend
New York owner Steinbrenner dies of heart attack
July 14, 2010 in print edition on C1
He was baseball’s bombastic Boss.
Market slump to dent profits at big banks
July 14, 2010 in print edition on B9
The bank industry’s earnings winning streak may be over.