Archive for Thursday, February 10, 2011

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Lawrence native Mark Stover goes to Sudan, Mongolia with Doctors Without Borders in 2010 The day in photos, February 10, 2011
Which of these mob movies is your favorite?

Poll results

Response Percent
The Godfather
The Departed
The Godfather II
Donnie Brasco
Total 747

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas House rules committee chairman Clark Shultz, left, a Lindsborg Republican, consults with state Rep. Gary Hayzlett, right, a Lakin Republican, as Hayzlett presides over the House's debate on a bill trimming the current state budget, Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at the Statehouse, in Topeka, Kan. Gov. Sam Brownback to propose economic growth plan
February 8, 2011
One proposal that has been touted by conservative Republicans and the powerful Kansas Chamber of Commerce is eliminating the corporate income tax.
6:00 a.m.
The dome of the Kansas Statehouse in downtown Topeka is reflected off the windows of a nearby building. Groups launch opposition to legislation in Kansas requiring disclosure of who funds ‘issue ads’
February 9, 2011 in print edition on 1A
A bill to require disclosure of who funds “issue ads” was blasted on Wednesday by some of the most active and powerful political forces in the state.
10:00 a.m.
Adam Heffley braves the icy temperatures in a pond on Kansas University's West Campus to practice with the Douglas County underwater search and rescue team on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011. Douglas County Underwater Search and Recovery Team makes icy plunge in pond on KU’s West Campus for rescue practice
February 9, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Four pulls mean send help. Always cut the hole in the shape of a triangle so it’s easier to get out. Don’t breathe into the air tank before going under because moisture can freeze the tank in the open position. If you’re a member of the Douglas County Underwater Search and Recovery Team, these are rules to live by.
2:00 p.m.
From left: Jordan Leboyer, Robert Sharp, Libby Sauerland, Eric Degenhardt and Marla Schleuder. More employers turn out as job-seeking Jayhawks flock to career fair
February 10, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Organizers for the Kansas University Career Center were pleased to see a more diverse and bigger group of employers for the university’s annual career fair on Wednesday.

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Pump patrol
February 10, 2011 in print edition on A4
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.99 at several stations.