Archive for Thursday, June 24, 2010

Also from June 24

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
2010 NBA Draft The day in photos, June 24, 2010
Polls
Are you surprised that Sherron Collins did not get drafted?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
65%
No
 
32%
Undecided
 
2%
Total 2663
Which is the better fit?

Poll results

Response Percent
Cole Aldrich to the Oklahoma City Thunder
 
90%
Xavier Henry to the Memphis Grizzlies
 
7%
Undecided
 
2%
Total 142
Should tuition increases at public universities be capped at the rate of inflation?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
75%
No
 
19%
Not sure
 
4%
Total 526
Videos

Lead stories

All stories

Cole Aldrich taken by New Orleans Hornets with the 11th pick
ESPN’s Chad Ford reports Aldrich will be traded to Oklahoma City
07:41 p.m., June 24, 2010 Updated 09:15 p.m.
Kansas center Cole Aldrich was taken by the New Orleans Hornets with the 11th pick in Thursday’s 2010 NBA Draft.
Our town sports
June 24, 2010 in print edition on B2
Our town sports for the week of June 24, 2010.
Arts effort
Cooperation between local business and arts groups — with a financial shot in the arm from city government — may help establish a new drawing card for downtown Lawrence.
June 24, 2010 in print edition on A7
Downtown Lawrence has made various attempts over the years to highlight the arts and capitalize on the additional traffic they could bring to the area. With the exception of a few signature events, like Art in the Park, the efforts have had limited success.
Donovan lifts U.S. into second round
June 24, 2010 in print edition on B1
Over and over, everything seemed to go against them.
Historic 10-hour Wimbledon match still not over
Darkness suspends longest battle (59-59) in tennis history
June 24, 2010 in print edition on B2
Even the scoreboard couldn’t keep up.