Archive for Thursday, October 7, 2010

Also from October 7

Blog entries
Multimedia stories
From the ashes

5 years after the Boardwalk Apartment Fire

On the street
Photo galleries
Lawrence Zombie Walk 2010 The day in photos, October 7, 2010
Will you take part in Make a Difference Day?

Poll results

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Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Dr. Rod Barnes Lawrence doctor ready for Light the Night Walk after bone marrow transplant
October 6, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Dr. Rod Barnes is an athletic guy — running, swimming, biking, you name it — but it’s a simple stroll around downtown Lawrence that has captured his imagination this year.
12:00 p.m.
Trevor Roberts rolls away in a wheelchair under his own power after a news conference Wednesday at Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan. With him are his guardian Lisa Humerickhouse, center, and his girlfriend, Kelsey Campbell, of McLouth, at right. Turner Gill recently contacted the teen and invited him to be on the sidelines during the KU vs. K-State game. McLouth football player Trevor Roberts confident he’ll pull through in wake of leg amputation
October 6, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Trevor Roberts remembered thinking at first that the injury would mean no more football this year. He said he didn’t initially realize it meant he’ll have to miss basketball and track, too. After a compound fracture suffered in a football game got infected with gangrene, the McLouth High senior had his leg amputated on Thursday.
3:30 p.m.
Candidates for local Kansas House seats discuss their plans at a voter education forum Wednesday night at City Hall. Kan. House candidates discuss issues
2:33 p.m., October 6, 2010 Updated 8:53 p.m. in print edition on 3A
They say all politics is local. That was the case at Wednesday’s voter education forum at City Hall. Several candidates for local Kansas House seats came face-to-face with voters to discuss issues such as the economy, education and health care.
7:00 p.m.
Executive chef Chris Wofford, of Ten restaurant in the Eldridge Hotel, 701 Mass., shows off a fall dish of pheasant and fingerling potato stew. Fall in flavor: Lawrence chefs tweak their menus with seasonal ingredients
October 7, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Temperatures are dropping, and Lawrence is inching into fall. The new season brings new seasonal foods and the desire for warm comfort foods, and many Lawrence restaurants are changing their menus to offer a fall meal to customers.

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Our town sports
October 7, 2010 in print edition on B5
A weekly roundup of local events and activities.
Teixeira’s homer lifts Yankees
N.Y. continues dominance of Twins in playoffs
October 7, 2010 in print edition on B4
Indoors or outdoors, the New York Yankees still own the Minnesota Twins in the playoffs.