Archive for Tuesday, June 15, 2010

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12:00 a.m.
Big 12 realignment
Big 12 Conference lives on
Posted June 14, 2010
10:07 p.m. Update Hey all, one more update for tonight... The Big 12's official website now has confirmed this situation and it also has released ...
6:00 a.m.
City of Lawrence sanitation trucks return from the county landfill and pass through the North Second and Locust Street intersection Monday. An increase in landfill rates will likely mean higher costs for the city and residential customers. Trash service costs for Lawrence residents likely to rise with increase in landfill fees
June 14, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Taking out the trash may get a little more expensive in Lawrence. City Hall leaders have confirmed that operators with the Jefferson County-based Hamm Inc. landfill are seeking a nearly 30 percent increase in the fees they charge to accept Lawrence trash.
10:00 a.m.
KU endowment is feeling the effects of the sagging economy, but KU Endowment President Dale Seuferling says that diversification in its investment portfolio allows the $1.2 billion endowment fund to ride out short-term tough times. KU Endowment Association President says KU going to be ‘OK
June 14, 2010 in print edition on 1A
No, Dale Seuferling doesn’t have any inside information about the fate of the Big 12 Conference, nor the future partners for Kansas University athletics.
2:00 p.m.
Sen. Sam Brownback speaks at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minn. Brownback proposes Office of Repealer, but doesn’t have specifics on what he’d like repealed
June 14, 2010 in print edition on 1A
U.S. Sen. Sam Brownback, R-Kan., who is the leading candidate for governor, says he wants to reduce state regulations, but so far hasn’t offered any details.
6:00 p.m.
How to teach modern manners for kids: Mobile devices are added to the list of usual table manners
June 15, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Teaching your child to use the right fork or fold his or her napkin properly may seem like a nice afterthought in today’s world, but modern etiquette experts say proper social graces can affect your child’s future.

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Bigger problems
June 15, 2010 in print edition on A9
The world has problems everywhere you look.
Jayhawks healing after injuries
Robinson OK after collision in last week’s camp scrimmage that broke his nose
June 15, 2010 in print edition on B1
Thomas Robinson looks in the mirror and still likes what he sees these days.