Archive for Thursday, March 4, 2010

Also from March 4

Audio clips
Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, March 4, 2010 Free State girls vs. Shawnee Mission South LHS girls vs. Shawnee Mission North
Polls
Should Lawrence public school teachers take a pay cut to help the district make up for a $5 million shortfall in funding?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
70%
Yes
 
26%
Not sure
 
3%
Total 1495
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas senior point guard Sherron Collins gets an emotional hug from head coach Bill Self as he is honored by the Allen Fieldhouse crowd before tipping off against Kansas State, Wednesday, March 3, 2010. FINAL: Big second-half run pushes KU to 82-65 victory over K-State
6:01 p.m., March 3, 2010 Updated 9:44 p.m.
The Jayhawks used a 27-10 spurt in the second half to send senior guard Sherron Collins to a win in his final home game.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas guard Sherron Collins lets out a celebratory yell as the Jayhawks pull away from rival Kansas State during the second half, Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse. Jayhawks rise to challenge
March 4, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Lost amid the tears shed by Sherron Collins and teammates who will miss him and chants for Cole Aldrich to return for “One more year!” came an emphatic answer to a question that dominated conversations in every establishment in town Wednesday.
10:00 a.m.
Dan Hiatt, who owns Hiatt Auction, will be the lead auctioneer at Saturday’s sale of the home and items at 1706 N. 1500 Road. Auction scheduled for this weekend to dispose of assets at house raided last month
March 3, 2010 in print edition on 3A
And all of the property from a house suspected to be home to a meth operation shut down last month may or may not fetch anywhere from $80,000 to $180,000, as expected, at auction Saturday at the eastern edge of Lawrence.
2:00 p.m.
A video of Bob Frederick is shown during his memorial at the Lied Center in this file photo. The city of Lawrence has filed a cross-claim against Black Hills Energy in a response to a lawsuit filed in connection with the death of Frederick. The city and Black Hills are both defendants in the suit the Frederick family filed in March 2009. Family of former KU athletics director Frederick files suit against city, gas utility
1:55 p.m., March 3, 2010 Updated 5:48 p.m. in print edition on 1A
The suit alleges that both the city of Lawrence and Black Hills Energy were negligent in failing to ensure that a pothole at Sixth and Kasold was fully repaired after repair work was done in the area.
6:00 p.m.
Lawrence band Cosmopolitics is (from left) Andy Kroeker, Luke Stone, Ken Lovern and Matt Gader. Lost in the Cosmos: Lawrence rock-fusion act finesses the art of ‘Mental Hygiene’
March 4, 2010 in print edition on 6A
Lawrence drummer Luke Stone made it a custom to pick up two Britney Spears stickers from a vending machine every week. He put them on his practice pad at home, inspiring him to practice his rudiments…

All stories

Walters: Last Oscars TV special the best
March 4, 2010 in print edition on A9
Barbara Walters says her last Oscars television special will be her best.
Teachers want supportive principals, digital media, survey finds
March 4, 2010 in print edition on A2
What do teachers want?
Morningstar reminisces
Buddy recalls Collins’ early years
12:00 a.m., March 4, 2010 Updated 08:46 a.m. in print edition on B4
Sherron Collins walked through the Jayhawker Towers door for the first time four years ago with a single bag in his hand.
Quick action
Lawmakers have recognized the importance of a gap in the Kansas election laws and are moving to remedy the situation.
March 4, 2010 in print edition on A5
It’s good to see members of the Kansas Senate attempting to correct a serious omission in the state’s election laws.