Archive for Saturday, March 20, 2010

Also from March 20

Audio clips
Births
Blog entries
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. Northern Iowa KU vs. UNI pep rally March 19-20 2010 winter storm People and Places, March 20, 2010 Pregame interviews: KU vs. UNI The day in photos, March 20, 2010
Podcasts
Polls
Which NCAA Tournament loss in the last 20 years stung the most?

Poll results

Response Percent
2010 Northern Iowa
 
54%
1997 Arizona
 
23%
2005 Bucknell
 
14%
1998 Rhode Island
 
4%
2006 Bradley
 
2%
Other
 
1%
Total 7348
Northern Iowa has only given up 70 points one time this season. Will KU score 70 against the Panthers today?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
81%
No
 
14%
Undecided
 
4%
Total 170
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
The sun rises east of Lawrence in the Kaw River Valley around 7:30 a.m. Thursday. Despite recent warm weather, snow is expected Saturday. Winter storm warning canceled for Douglas County, advisory in effect
5:44 a.m., March 19, 2010 Updated 9:46 p.m.
The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a winter storm watch effective Friday evening through Sunday morning.
6:00 a.m.
On Friday, Nick Board, 14, left, and J.R. Quaempts, 14, both of Eudora, find the canoe that they had been taking along the Wakarusa River from Clinton Lake to Eudora. As they were paddling down the river Thursday evening, they became stranded until emergency personnel found them around midnight. Teens’ canoe misadventure ends with ‘lucky night’ rescue
March 20, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Every scenario possible ran through Travis Board’s head Thursday night when he lost cell phone contact with his son, Nick Board, 14, and nephew, J.R. Quaempts, 14.
10:00 a.m.
Dr. Ken Wertzberger, a Lawrence orthopedic surgeon, recalls working with Kansas University student athletes for 27 years during a 2010 interview. He was honored last year with the bronze Jayhawk statue by the KU Athletics Department. Recently, he decided to leave OrthoKansas after 32 years and start his own practice in Lawrence. Lawrence orthopedic surgeon recalls 27 years of service to KU athletes
March 18, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Ken Wertzberger, a Lawrence orthopedic surgeon, recently was honored for 27 years of service to Kansas University athletes. He volunteered at the university from 1979 to 2006, and during that time operated on more than 400 athletes.
2:00 p.m.
Patrick Davidson, left, Overland Park, gets a peck on the cheek from his wife Caroline at the Bricktown Brewery during a Kansas Alumni gathering before KU's game Thursday, March 18, 2010. KU’s next victory: It’s in the cards — or is that the socks?
March 19, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Sure, the Kansas Jayhawks are supposed to win the NCAA Tournament. Oddsmakers say so. All of America says so. The president says so.
4:00 p.m.
Kansas guard Tyrel Reed pulls up for a shot prior to tipoff against Northern Iowa, Friday, March 20, 2010 at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City. FINAL: Northern Iowa shocks Kansas, 69-67
2:23 p.m., March 20, 2010 Updated 10:41 p.m.
The Jayhawks’ furious rally came up short, as Ali Farokhmanesh hit two free throws with four seconds left to knock the top-seeded Jayhawks out of the tournament.

All stories

City commission agenda for March 22
2011 budget planning begins; declining sales tax revenue a concern
March 20, 2010 in print edition on B4
The Lawrence city commission agenda for March 22, 2010.
New K.C. exhibit explores eugenics movement
Very complex history’ requires level of maturity, presenters say
March 20, 2010 in print edition on B3
Teenagers will be descending upon a new exhibition that opened recently in Kansas City.
Ready for ‘cool ride’
Lions’ Minnis excited for season — pressure and all
March 20, 2010 in print edition on C1
Albert Minnis was getting the rookie treatment.
4-H News
March 20, 2010 in print edition on D3
The Lone Star 4-H Club met March 8 at the Lone Star Church.
Club news
March 20, 2010 in print edition on D3
Over the Rainbow Doll Club met March 11 at the home of Val Fittell.
People in the news
March 20, 2010 in print edition on B5
People in the news for March 20, 2010.