Archive for Monday, February 21, 2011

Also from February 21

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. Oklahoma State The day in photos, February 21, 2011
Podcasts
Polls
Will you use a new Facebook app that lets you monitor the status of your friends' relationships?

Poll results

Response Percent
No, that’s creepy
 
66%
I don’t use Facebook
 
26%
Yes, I’m all about Facebook stalking
 
6%
Total 664
Do you like to express yourself with bumper stickers?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
86%
Yes
 
13%
Total 638
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kodachrome slides taken by the Lawrence Journal-World photo staff. Recently Dwayne's Photo in Parsons processed the last roll of the Kodachrome film released by Kodak. Behind the Lens: Kodachrome fades into memory
February 18, 2011
Kansas isn’t particularly colorful in winter. Except at Dwayne’s Photo in Parsons. During the last two weeks of 2010, over 20,000 rolls of Kodachrome color slide film was shipped to this southeast Kansas lab.
6:00 a.m.
No texting-while-driving tickets have been written in the city of Lawrence — and just two in Douglas County — since the state’s ban took effect on Jan. 1. Douglas County, Lawrence officials say texting ban proving difficult to enforce
February 20, 2011 in print edition on 1A
No texting-while-driving tickets have been written in the city of Lawrence — and just two in Douglas County — since the state’s ban took effect on Jan. 1.
10:00 a.m.
Hugh Carter Lawrence City Commission candidate Hugh Carter’s focus to be increasing jobs, incomes
February 20, 2011 in print edition on 3A
Everybody grieves differently. That’s how Hugh Carter explains the decision that he knows has caused some people to scratch their heads. Carter is one of five candidates for the Lawrence City Commission, despite a list of personal tragedies that would cause many men to do anything but seek out a public spotlight.
2:00 p.m.
Sven Alstrom Economic gardening’ major part of Sven Alstrom’s campaign for Lawrence City Commission
February 20, 2011 in print edition on 3A
The rarefied air of Colorado’s wealthiest communities helped shape Lawrence City Commission candidate Sven Alstrom, but don’t expect him to run a city commission campaign trying to convince Lawrence residents that the city ought to become more like Boulder or Aspen.
6:00 p.m.
Whitney Baker, a librarian at Kansas University, is pictured with the Wilcox Collection of bumper stickers on Wednesday at the Spencer Research Library on the KU campus. Through a research project, Baker was able to trace bumper stickers’ roots back to Kansas. KU Libraries conservator finds Kansas company played role in development of bumper stickers
February 20, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Though she’s seen thousands of bumper stickers, Whitney Baker isn’t all that interested in what they have to say. She’s more interested in keeping them around for a long, long time.

All stories

Pump patrol
February 21, 2011 in print edition on A4
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.99 at several stations.