Archive for Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Also from July 28

Births
Blog entries
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, July 28, 2010
Polls
What KU football position group do you feel the best about heading into the 2010 season?

Poll results

Response Percent
Offensive Line
 
31%
Running backs
 
21%
Wide receivers/Tight ends
 
17%
Secondary
 
10%
Defensive Line
 
4%
Quarterbacks
 
4%
Linebackers
 
4%
Kickers/Punters
 
2%
Other
 
2%
Total 185
Does Kansas need a state fossil?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
75%
Yes
 
24%
Total 632
Videos

Lead stories

10:00 a.m.
Newly chosen Douglas County Commissioner Mike Gaughan, left, shakes hands with outgoing commissioner Charles Jones during a reception at the Douglas County Courthouse in this 2009 photo. Douglas County commissioners signed off on a 9.12 percent increase on property tax for next year, lower than the projected 15.9 percent. County commission agrees to 9 percent property tax increase
11:13 a.m., July 27, 2010 Updated 3:56 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Douglas County commissioners plan to increase the county’s share of property taxes by 9.12 percent for next year, now that they’ve closed the books on discussions for their 2011 budget.
2:00 p.m.
Conference chatter
Day 3 of Big 12 media days: Video wrap-up of KU's day in Irving, Texas
Posted July 28, 2010
4:57 p.m. update: By Jesse Newell Here's a final video wrap-up of KU's appearance at Big 12 Media Days on Wednesday. Thanks to everyone who ...
2:00 p.m.
Conference chatter
Day 3 of Big 12 media days: Video wrap-up of KU's day in Irving, Texas
Posted July 28, 2010
4:57 p.m. update: By Jesse Newell Here's a final video wrap-up of KU's appearance at Big 12 Media Days on Wednesday. Thanks to everyone who ...
6:00 p.m.
Tonganoxie mayor Mike Vestal Tonganoxie mayor resigns in wake of obscene e-mail scandal
12:53 p.m., July 28, 2010 Updated 4:21 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Tonganoxie Mayor Mike Vestal resigned as mayor of the city at noon Wednesday, two days after it was revealed he had sent an improper e-mail from a computer he uses in his duties with the city’s answering service.

All stories

Interest shown in Sunflower Broadband
July 28, 2010 in print edition on A3
Although
People in the news
July 28, 2010 in print edition on B8
People in the news for July 28, 2010.
Royals hit new low
Twins batter Kansas City again, 11-2
July 28, 2010 in print edition on B3
Milestones and historic firsts just keep piling up for both the happy Minnesota Twins and the battered Kansas City Royals.