Archive for Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Also from May 18

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Free State baseball: 2011 6A regional tournament LHS baseball vs. Manhattan LHS baseball vs. Washburn Rural Free State soccer vs. Junction City The day in photos, May 18, 2011
Polls
A Wisconsin man claims to have eaten 25,000 Big Macs. How many total Big Macs do you think you've eaten?

Poll results

Response Percent
1-100
 
56%
None
 
29%
100-500
 
10%
More than 500
 
3%
Total 896
Videos

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LHS, Free State baseball teams advance to regional finals
Lions top Washburn Rural, 4-1, Firebirds blank Junction City, 4-0
05:36 p.m., May 18, 2011 Updated 06:03 p.m.
The LHS and Free State High baseball teams advanced to separate regional finals Wednesday afternoon.
Arbitrary move
Protecting the Kansas Flint Hills is important, but last week’s move to ban wind-farm development in an 11,000-square-mile area raises some questions.
May 18, 2011 in print edition on A7
Many business and civic leaders in south-central Kansas are understandably upset with the way Gov. Sam Brownback moved forward with a plan to more than double the area that will be off limits to further wind energy development.
Retirement needs
May 18, 2011 in print edition on A7
It’s no news that middle-income seniors depend on Social Security and Medicare.