Archive for Sunday, March 13, 2011

Also from March 13

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Photo galleries
Kansas Selection Sunday KU baseball vs. Eastern Michigan The day in photos, March 13, 2011
What do you think of KU's draw in the Southwest region?

Poll results

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Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Robert Coffman, with AirTight Energy Audits, talks to homeowner Tony Schmidt about his home's energy loss and ways to fix the problem. The audit, which was done March 3 2011, was part of the Kansas Efficiency program and enabled Schmidt to take out a loan to make upgrades to his home. Energy audits help find holes to plug
March 11, 2011 in print edition on 3B
Lawrence energy auditor Robert Coffman hadn’t even reached the front door of Tony Schmidt’s house before he spotted trouble.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas guard Tyshawn Taylor hoists a Big 12 champions sign following the Jayhawks' win over Texas on Saturday, March 12, 2011 at the Sprint Center. Bill Self’s handling of Tyshawn Taylor genius
March 13, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Kansas University basketball coach/psychologist for young male adults Bill Self has had one of the quickest guards in America on his team the past three years, so quick, in fact, that it seems at times about the only one who can get in front of him to stop him from getting where he wants to go is Tyshawn Taylor himself.
10:00 a.m.
From left: Bob Schumm, Mike Machell, Mike Dever, Hugh Carter and Sven Alstrom Sales tax districts a hot topic in City Commission race
March 12, 2011 in print edition on 1A
$30 million. That’s the number that’s never far from the minds of City Hall budget makers.
2:00 p.m.
Kansas University architecture students in Studio 804 are currently building what will showcase the latest in green technology. The foundation of the new structure is seen in the middle of the photograph behind Studio 804 students. Part of the Center for Design Research, the project is located near properties on the old Chamney farm on KU’s West Campus near Bob Billings Parkway and Westbrooke Street. KU building to showcase sustainable technology near Chamney dairy farm
March 12, 2011 in print edition on 1B
Sandwiched in between an 80-year-old barn and farmhouse on KU’s West Campus is the new foundation for what will be the home of the Center for Design Research.
6:00 p.m.
If you are not ready to donate photographs to a library or museum but want to reduce your pile of documents consider digitally scanning them. You can purchase film scanners to do this yourself or some photo service labs will provide the service for a fee. This will allow you to keep a digital copy as well as donate the materials to the appropriate depository. Behind the Lens: Back up your old photos
March 13, 2011
Whether you’re a professional or an amateur photographer, chances are if you’ve been shooting for awhile, you’ve plenty of old photos cluttering your home or workspace. Here’s how to archive them and cut down the clutter.

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