Archive for Friday, October 12, 2012

Also from October 12

Births
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Lawrence High football vs. Leavenworth Free State football vs. Wyandotte Varsity House then and now Late Night in the Phog KU men's basketball media day Free State at Lawrence High soccer
Podcasts
Polls
How many games do you think the KU men's basketball team will win this season?

Poll results

Response Percent
30 or more
 
83%
25-29
 
8%
20-24
 
8%
15-19
 
0%
10-14
 
0%
Less than 10
 
0%
Total 12
Have you ever been in an accident involving a deer?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
59%
No
 
40%
Total 474
Do you plan on attending any local candidate forums before voting this year?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
82%
Yes
 
10%
Undecided
 
7%
Total 319
Who do you think won last night's vice presidential debate?

Poll results

Response Percent
Vice President Joe Biden
 
51%
Rep. Paul Ryan
 
48%
Total 1049
Videos

Lead stories

1:54 a.m.
Oklahoma State running back Joseph Randle (1) runs past Texas cornerback Josh Turner during their game Sept. 29 in Stillwater, Okla. Randle, the Big 12’s leading rusher, and the Cowboys will face Kansas University on Saturday at Memorial Stadium. Driving force: Jayhawks wary of OSU RB Joseph Randle
October 11, 2012
All season, Kansas University football coach Charlie Weis has gushed about KU sophomore Tony Pierson and his ability to score from anywhere on the field at any time. Saturday, when the Jayhawks play host to Oklahoma State at 2:30 p.m. at Memorial Stadium, they’ll face a similar back: Wichita native Joseph Randle.
6:00 a.m.
A map of the proposed layout of the Rock Chalk Park sports complex, proposed for about 90 acres north of the northeast intersection of Sixth Street and the South Lawrence Trafficway. Note that north on the map is to the right. Rec center? Try rec park
October 12, 2012
Rock Chalk is set to get quite a bit louder in northwest Lawrence. Architects have filed the most detailed plans yet with Lawrence City Hall for a proposed sports complex that would house multiple facilities for Kansas University and the city of Lawrence.
10:00 a.m.
Former KU basketball standout and current sports radio personality Bud Stallworth is pictured Oct. 3 at the KLWN studios. Stallworth is one of several players to return to Lawrence after his career as a professional athlete. Former KU players among Jayhawks’ most loyal fans
October 12, 2012
Lawrence is filled with former Kansas University students. After graduation, some leave and come back. Others decide to stay in Lawrence. For some KU men’s basketball players, it’s no different.
6:00 p.m.

Economist Arthur Laffer, known as the “father of supply-side economics,” speaks Thursday at KU’s Woodruff Auditorium. Economist calls for flat tax, less spending
October 12, 2012
Arthur Laffer laid out his prescription for an economic turnaround during a talk at Kansas University on Thursday, using his doctrine of supply-side economics: less government spending and a flat tax.
10:00 p.m.
Kansas University freshman Alex Stanley works on a sidewalk chalk drawing with a message against drinking and driving, Thursday outside Memorial Stadium. Chalk talk: Drawing at stadium warns against drinking, driving
October 12, 2012
Kansas University freshman Alex Stanley has a message for anyone who passes by the north side of Memorial Stadium before or after the KU football game Saturday.

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