Archive for Thursday, June 3, 2010

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The day in photos, June 3, 2010
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12:00 a.m.
Jake LaSorsa is one of the organizers of Sunday's River City Cook Off at Abe & Jake's Landing. LaSorsa hopes to draw attention to the river with food, music and education. River City Cook Off: Top chefs compete in benefit for preservation of Kaw River
June 2, 2010
We’re located in the Kaw Valley and Lawrence is often referred to as “The River City,” but how often do you think about the Kansas River?
6:00 a.m.
An R.G. Sawyer Ltd. semi-truck is backed up at the loading dock of MagnaGro International, 600 E. 22nd St., Monday .The company is under investigation by a federal agency because of Thursday afternoon's double-fatality industrial accident. City could have prosecuted MagnaGro nearly three years ago
6:11 p.m., June 2, 2010 Updated 9:17 a.m. in print edition on 1A
In April, two workers died in an industrial accident at MagnaGro International’s Lawrence production facility.
10:00 a.m.
From left, KU Athletics Director Lew Perkins, Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little, University General Counsel Jim Pottorff and Jack Focht of the Wichita law firm Foulston Siefkin discuss the results of an investigation into the athletic department's ticket office at a press conference Wednesday afternoon. KU chancellor orders review of equipment loan allegations, cautions against rush to judgment of Perkins
5:04 p.m., June 2, 2010 Updated 8:07 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Kansas University Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little is ordering an internal review of allegations that Athletics Director Lew Perkins improperly accepted free use of rehabilitation equipment at his Lawrence home.
11:00 a.m.
Online chat
Superintendent Rick Doll to chat about first year in Lawrence
June 3, 2010
State budget cuts led to an eventful first year in the Lawrence school district for Superintendent Rick Doll. Big changes are also in store for the district as it transitions to four-year high schools and sixth- to eighth-grade middle schools in 2011-2012. As the school year has come to a close, Doll will take questions from LJWorld.com readers during a chat 11 a.m. June 3.
11:00 a.m.
Online chat
Superintendent Rick Doll to chat about first year in Lawrence
June 3, 2010
State budget cuts led to an eventful first year in the Lawrence school district for Superintendent Rick Doll. Big changes are also in store for the district as it transitions to four-year high schools and sixth- to eighth-grade middle schools in 2011-2012. As the school year has come to a close, Doll will take questions from LJWorld.com readers during a chat 11 a.m. June 3.
6:00 p.m.
Photos from past Harveyville Proms. Prom A Go Go: Adults-only prom turns sleepy Harveyville, Kan., into surreal Conga-town, USA
June 3, 2010 in print edition on 1C
When the opportunity arose to go to something called the Harveyville Prom, I had two questions: 1. “Where do I sign up?” and 2. “What in the name of Sadie Hawkins is the Harveyville Prom?”

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Massive bee hives seen as normal this time of year
June 3, 2010 in print edition on A5
Bees around central Kansas seem all abuzz in recent days.
Kukuk adds award
Free State standout gets Gatorade honor
June 3, 2010 in print edition on B1
The hardware just keeps rolling in for Free State High junior pitcher Cody Kukuk.
People in the news
June 3, 2010 in print edition on B6
People in the news for June 3, 2010.