Archive for Monday, July 18, 2011

Also from July 18

Births
Blog entries
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, July 19, 2011
Polls
What is Kansas' nastiest summer bug?

Poll results

Response Percent
Chiggers
 
41%
Mosquitoes
 
25%
Ticks
 
20%
Spiders
 
6%
Flies
 
4%
Other (please specify in the comments)
 
2%
Total 1025
Videos

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
International student evaluator Jon K. Murphy, right, works with Sasha Givotovsky, 11, left, and his sister Nina, 13, center, with some English as a Second Language screening tests Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at the school district's Welcome and Enrollment Center. Welcome and Enrollment Center helps parents enroll new students in district smoothly
July 18, 2011 in print edition on 1A
After living in Connecticut, working in New York and adopting children from Russia, Laura Kirk is feeling right at home as she signs up her kids for classes this fall in Lawrence. Thank you, Welcome and Enrollment Center.
1:17 p.m.
Online chat
Orthopedic surgeon to chat about arthritis, joint replacement
July 18, 2011
Dr. Doug Stull, of OrthoKansas in Lawrence, will answer questions about orthopedics, which involves the care of bones and joints. Typical problems include fractures; dislocations; strains of muscles, ligaments and joints; tendonitis; bursitis; and arthritis. OrthoKansas performs arthroscopic surgery; total joint replacement of hips, knees and shoulders; shoulder reconstruction; complex hand surgery; and other procedures. Stull specializes in the treatment of the shoulder and elbow in all ages and aspects including sports, trauma and reconstruction.
2:00 p.m.
Pedestrians make their way across a skywalk toward Kansas University Hospital. Hospital, university leaders to revisit affiliation
July 18, 2011 in print edition on 3A
Kansas University Hospital, KU Medical Center and KU Physicians are preparing to begin negotiations on a new affiliation agreement, a process that hospital and university leaders say should go much more smoothly than the last time.
2:08 p.m.
Online chat
Orthopedic surgeon to chat about arthritis, joint replacement
July 18, 2011
Dr. Doug Stull, of OrthoKansas in Lawrence, will answer questions about orthopedics, which involves the care of bones and joints. Typical problems include fractures; dislocations; strains of muscles, ligaments and joints; tendonitis; bursitis; and arthritis. OrthoKansas performs arthroscopic surgery; total joint replacement of hips, knees and shoulders; shoulder reconstruction; complex hand surgery; and other procedures. Stull specializes in the treatment of the shoulder and elbow in all ages and aspects including sports, trauma and reconstruction.
6:00 p.m.
Ethel and Raymond F. Rice Foundation continues legacy of ‘bettering community’
July 18, 2011 in print edition on 3A
Today, 37 years after the death of Raymond Rice, he is still contributing to the community through the Ethel and Raymond F. Rice Foundation, which has donated more than $14 million to charitable organizations.

All stories

Positive training
July 18, 2011 in print edition on A8
To the editor:
Tax break?
While considering how to spend down their reserve fund, school district officials should keep local taxpayers in mind.
July 18, 2011 in print edition on A8
The Lawrence school district recently received a financial surprise.