Archive for Friday, August 5, 2011

Also from August 5

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, August 5, 2011
Polls
How often do you attend a religious service?

Poll results

Response Percent
Rarely or never.
 
50%
Once a week.
 
27%
Once a year.
 
8%
Two or more times per week.
 
7%
Once a month.
 
5%
Total 1099
Have you ever attended the Douglas County Fair's demolition derby?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes.
 
56%
No.
 
43%
Total 379
Videos

All stories

Former Westar exec gets $36 million settlement with utility
Wittig will also get $3.1 million in legal fees and $2.7 million in stock compensation
10:06 a.m., August 5, 2011 Updated 10:59 a.m. in print edition on A1
Former Westar Energy executive David Wittig will receive $36 million plus legal fees to settle a long-running dispute with the utility company.
Arts transition
It’s hard for the Kansas Arts Commission to get back on its feet when so many key questions remain unanswered.
August 5, 2011 in print edition on A7
The transition to private financing of the Kansas Arts Commission doesn’t appear to be going very smoothly.