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Another spirited debate on evolution expected By Scott Rothschild

TOPEKA — A State Board of Education member who is troubled by science standards being developed that treat evolution as a core concept said Tuesday that he expected a vigorous de-

bate on the issue again. Just not yet. Kenneth Willard, a Republican from Hutchinson, earlier this month questioned proposed Next Generation Science standards. During the board’s update Tuesday on those standards,

Willard said those comments were blown out of proportion and he was hammered for being a “crackpot” or “kook.” But, he said, he also heard from many people who also are troubled by teaching evolution.

“It’s not a bunch of Kansas crazies that has brought this up,” Willard said. “It’s broader.” To his critics, Willard said, “Many are worried Kansas will be embarrassed” by another debate over evolution. He said he couldn’t imagine

why anyone would be embarrassed “by trying to get to the truth.” From 1999 to 2007, evolution was almost a constant source of contention on the 10-member board until standards were adopted that Please see BOARD, page 2A Willard

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Trash carts get a push By Chad Lawhorn

Bartenders create cool summer drinks We asked a handful of Lawrence bartenders to concoct some cold libations that would be perfect for patio sipping. See what they’ve come up with. Page 10B

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President Barack Obama has nominated 1985 Lawrence High School graduate Sri Srinivasan to serve on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Page 3A

VISITORS TO THE LAWRENCE ARTS CENTER, 940 N.H., watch as Chicago artist Willy Chyr works on a balloon installation Tuesday in the lobby. The Chyr installation, which he estimates will consist of 1,200 balloons, will be on display Thursday evening for the INSIGHT Art Talk Series, which starts at 7 p.m.

Artist creating giant installation


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twisting balloons into animals for events during his college years, the artwork he creates is larger and more abstract than any balloon creatures requested at children’s parties. As a physics and economics major at the University of Chicago, Chyr was a member of Le Vorris & Vox Circus, the university’s student circus. He was a juggler, magician and unicyclist. He received an email asking for a balloon twister, and, although he didn’t know how, he replied yes. From then on, he began working part time as a balloon twister at parties and other events. After learning about an architect who uses science to create images in buildings based on where the sun is, Chyr realized

By Meagan Thomas

Willy Chyr puts plugs in his ears and covers his fingers with Band-Aids. “They keep my fingers from wearing from tying the balloons,” Chyr said. He opens a suitcase filled with bags of different-colored balloons, chooses a bag of blue and begins to fill them with air. His fingers intricately twist and tie the latex together, creating a big balloon ball. The ball isn’t the finished product, though; it is just a small part of a large aerial installation that will be on display at the Lawrence Arts Center by Thursday. Chyr is a balloon artist, and although he began his career

he, too, could combine art and science. He began creating balloon sculptures using lights to mimic bioluminescence, which is the biochemical emission of light by living organisms. “I thought, maybe I can try to merge these two, and after a while the balloon aspect of the idea took off,” Chyr said. After being featured in an article on the university’s website in spring 2009, Chyr’s art career expanded. He was commissioned to create a balloon sculpture for the Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry’s LabFest! finale at Millennium Park that summer. He has since been sought after for exhibits, commissions and Please see ARTIST, page 2A

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Doctors see increase in hand, foot and mouth disease By Karrey Britt

Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine in Lawrence has seen more than 125 cases of hand, foot and mouth disease since May 1. Dr. Charles Loveland, a pediatrician in the clinic, said doctors were seeing slightly more cases than usual, and the season is just getting started. Outbreaks most often occur in summer and fall. Hand, foot and mouth disease

is a common viral illness that usually affects infants and children younger than 5, but it can occur in adults. It has no relationship to foot-and-mouth disease, which affects hoofed animals. Loveland said the disease is contagious and it’s difficult to prevent spread of infection because it can take three to six days for symptoms to appear. Symp-

toms can include:

A fever.

Small sores in the mouth that often become ulcers. They tend to be in the back of the mouth.

Rash on palms of hands, soles of feet and on the webs between fingers and toes. The rash has flat or raised red spots sometimes with blisters. The rash also can appear on knees, elbows and buttocks. Loveland said fever and discomfort are usually gone in three or four days. It takes the mouth ulcers about one week to heal

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Maybe a trash cart will be the newest look for Halloween in Lawrence. City commissioners on Tuesday took their largest step yet to create a trash system that mandates the use of city-issued carts instead of standard trash cans or bags. Commissioners unanimously agreed to seek bids to purchase more than 20,000 trash carts, and said that if all goes well, the CITY carts could be COMMISSION in place by the end of October. But commissioners still have one major issue left to answer before finalizing the program: cost. City staff members are recommending a system where trash rates stay the same for most residents and are reduced slightly for about 7,000 other households. But commissioners said they wanted to be presented with an option that would reduce rates for a larger number of customers, especially those customers who generate very little trash. “I think we want to encourage smaller amounts of trash to be put out,” said City Commissioner Mike Amyx. “But I think we really have to create an incentive to do that.” Commissioners at their weekly meeting said the cart system may allow them to create such an incentive. As proposed the cart system would offer three sizes


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and the rash about 10 days. There is no vaccine or specific treatment for hand, foot and mouth disease, but there are some things that can be done to relieve symptoms, such as:

Taking over-the-counter medications, such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen, to relieve pain and fever.

Consuming a soft diet and avoiding citrus, salty or spicy foods. Please see DISEASE, page 6A



Wednesday, June 13, 2012

RICHARD R. BEACH, M.D. Richard R. Beach, M.D., 88, Lenexa, KS passed away Saturday, June 9, 2012 at Lakeview Village, Lenexa, KS. Memorial services will be 1:30 pm, Wednesday, June 13 at the Lenexa United Methodist Church.Inurnment will be in the Forest Hill Cemetery, Kansas City, MO.Memorial contributions may be made to the Lenexa United Methodist Church, 9138 Caenen Lake Road, Lenexa, KS 66215 or to a charity of choice. Dick was born June 17, 1923 in Kansas City, MO. He was a veteran of the US Navy during WWII and the Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He was a graduate of the University of Kansas and WashingtonUniversity School of Medicine in St. Louis. His hospital training was at the Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD where he met his future wife, Mary Alice Bailey. They were married in 1955 and lived in Topeka, KS where he practiced internal




medicine until 1985 and then served as the first medical director of HMO Kansas until 1988. Dick was a member and past president of the Downtown Rotary Club of Topeka. He was an active member of the United Methodist Church, Mendenhall, Ministries (Mendenhall, MS), Habitat for Humanity, and numerous charitable and voluntary organizations. Dick was preceded in death by his son, John Beach in 2008. Survivors include his wife, Mary Alice; daughter, Nancy (Clyde) Miller;son, Robert; daughter-in-law, Jean Beach; grandchildren, Sarah (Chris) Fitzmaurice, David (Jennifer) McNiel, Hannah McNiel, and Brian Beach; and greatgranddaughter, Macy Paige McNiel. Online condolences may be expressed at www. (arr. Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee, 913-631-5566) Please sign this guestbook at Obituaries.

JOSEPH “JOE” SAYLOR STAUFFER Joseph “Joe” Saylor Stauffer, 89, of Lecompton, died Monday, June 11, 2012 at the Hickory Pointe Care Center in Oskaloosa. He was born December 20, 1922 at Kansas City, MO., the son of Walter Brown and Ibba Jane Saylor Stauffer. He was a 1940 graduate of Lecompton Rural High School and he attended York College, York, NE. A retired Civil Service employee for 34 years, he served as an Inspection Supervisor at the Air Force Supply Depot in Topeka for 17 years and then as a supervising Requisitions Officer for the Postal Department for 17 years. He was a member of the Lecompton Masonic Lodge, the Lecompton Historical Society, and the Lecompton United Methodist Church, where he served as Trustee and as a Lay Delegate to the conference. He also served as Scout Master and as a Lecompton City Councilman. He was married to Ruth Lillian

King on January 30, 1944 at Topeka, she survives at the home. He is also survived by two sons, Ron (Wendy) Stauffer, Lawrence, Dennis (Mary) Stauffer, Lawrence, two daughters, Linda Stauffer, Humboldt, IA., Debra (the late Paul) Fuston, Topeka, eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and three honorary greatgrandchildren. A Memorial Celebration of Life will be at 11:00 AM, Saturday, June 16, 2012 at Lecompton United Methodist Church. Inurnment will be at Maple Grove Cemetery at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Lecompton United Methodist Church, or to Jefferson County Friends of Hospice or to the Hickory Pointe Resident’s Fund in care of Barnett Family Funeral Home, P.O. Box 602, Oskaloosa, KS. 66066. Please sign this guestbook at Obituaries.

KENNETH R. LEACH Ken Leach age 76 of Linwood, Kansas passed away on Sunday June 10, 2012 at his home. Funeral Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday June 14 at the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Mt. Sidney Cemetery in Linwood, Kansas. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday evening also at the funeral home. Ken was born on Aug. 21, 1935 in Valley Falls, Kansas. He graduated in 1954 from Linwood High School and went on to serve in the U.S. Army. He had worked at Safeway Cereal Plant in Bonner Springs. He and his wife Carol had owned and operated Ken’s Skelly Service in Bonner Springs for over 12 years. Later

he went on to work for KDOT until his retirement in 1994. He was preceded in death by his wife of 41 years Carol Lee Leach in 1999 and by one brother Charles Leach. Survivors include his three children son Curtis Ray Leach of Linwood, KS., daughter Sheri Ann Longabach of Lawrence, KS., son Daren Eugene Leach and wife Patti of Linwood, KS., three brothers Clifford Leach of Olathe, KS., Harold Leach and Edward Leach both of Linwood, KS. 7 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Online condolences may be sent at Please sign this guestbook at Obituaries.

MARY LOU WARNER Mary Lou Warner, 91, passed away after a series of illnesses on Monday (June 11, 2012) in Wichita. Mary Lou was born on Oct. 30, 1920, in Newton, the daughter of Glenn and Zella McMurray. She graduated from Newton High School. She spent many years in Wichita and Bartlesville, Okla., while her husband was employed by Phillips Petroleum Company. After the death of their son in 1975, they moved to Lawrence, where she was the first employee of the Lawrence Presbyterian Manor. Upon retirement, the Warners became residents. Mary Lou moved to Wichita last year to be near her son and grandchildren. She is survived by a son Gregory Warner (wife Trisha) of Derby; two granddaughters Heather

Webb of Derby, Dawn Flower (husband Ted); two great grandchildren Ashton Nguyen and Cheyanna Bercaw; a brother Loren McMurray (wife Helen) of Phoenix, Az.; one nephew and two nieces. Mary Lou is preceded in death by her husband Paul Warner in 1997; and son Douglas Warner. Memorial services will be held at 1 P.M. Friday at the Broadway Colonial Funeral Home in Newton. Inurnment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery in Newton. Contributions to the Good Samaritan Fund of the Lawrence Presbyterian Manor. C o n d o l e n c e s may be left at www. Please sign this guestbook at Obituaries.




Services for Etna M. Atkinson, 93, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain projects by national comMortuary. She died on Tuesday, June 12, 2012. panies such as AOL and Leo Burnett. Most recently, he designed a label for ARY RENE ASUM Beck’s beer. Chyr said as a college Mass of Christian student he would attend Burial services for job fairs and talk to busiMary Irene Easum, 72, nesses about career opLawrence will be 2 p.m. portunities. But every job Friday, June 15, 2012 at seemed lacking or just St. John the Evangelist didn’t feel right. Catholic Church. Burial “There’s no way I will follow at Memorial could’ve imagined doing Park Cemetery. this, but I knew I wanted Mrs. Easum passed to do something like this,” peacefully Tuesday June Chyr said. 12, 2012 at Pioneer Ridge Chyr was invited to be a Nursing Facility following husband Joe, Lawrence. visiting artist at the LawGrandchildren include an extended battle with Madison, Emily, Sarah, rence Arts Center after lung cancer. She was born December Shelby, Abby, Mason, exhibition program direc17, 1939 in Chapman, KS. Wes, Nate, Matthew, J.T., tor Ben Ahlvers read an One of seven children, she Grace, and stepgrandchild article about his work in and sister a publication by the Bewas the daughter of Paul Jackie, mis Art Center in Omaha, Elaine Winterscheidt, and Agnes Scanlan. Mrs. Neb., where Chyr was an Easum attended school in Leavenworth. artist-in-residence. She was preceded in Chapman, graduating from Lawrence Arts Center Dickenson County High death by her husband Roy, executive director Suher parents, and brothers, School in 1957. Mrs. Easum attended Crums Beauty Daniel, Richard, Tom, Phil, san Tate said the center supports the creation of School in Manhattan, KS and sister Ann Marie. A parish rosary will be new work and wanted to and worked as a licensed beautician in Lawrence recited at 6 p.m. Thursday choose an emerging artWarren-McElwain ist to not only teach at the before marrying Roy at Easum on June 2nd, 1962 Mortuary, after which the center but also to create. Chyr’s installation at family will receive friends in Chapman, KS. the center will take about The couple lived in until 7:30 p.m. The family suggests 1,200 balloons to create. Lawrence where Mrs. Easum enjoyed family life memorials to St. John’s He thinks it will be his raising four children and school, sent in care largest installation yet. Community members Warren McElwain was a member of St. John’s of can watch Chyr creating Mortuary. parish. Survivors include Online condolences his installation at the Lawher sons Mike and wife be sent to rence Arts Center until Beth, Overland Park; Pat may Thursday, when he will and wife Amy, Wichita; teach physics and art in Please sign this Kurt and wife Debby, Shawnee; and daughter guestbook at Obituaries. the studios in the morning. Chyr will also speak Katie Northern and about art and science at 7 p.m. Thursday in the large DNA EA BRAM gallery as part of the INSIGHT Art Talk Series. Gravesides services for Chyr’s final day at the cenEdna B. ‘Bea’ Abram, 90, ter will be Friday; howEudora, will be at 1 p.m. ever, his installation will Friday at Jewell Cemetery, stay up the entire summer. Jewell, Kan. Chyr’s talk Thursday Mrs. Abram died night is free and open to Monday, June 11, 2012, at the public. Medicalodges Eudora. She was born July 21, — Staff intern Meagan Thomas can be 1921, in Union Star, Mo., reached at 832-6342. the daughter of William and Gertrude Peters. She graduated from high and husband Ray, Canton, N.C., and Lana Nelson school in Delia, Kan. Mrs. Abram was a self- and husband Jeff, Eudora; employed seamstress, twelve grandchildren, and and was the unofficial 23 great grandchildren. Friends may call from Would you eat a seamstress of the University of Kansas, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Thursday bacon sundae? sewing many letters at Rumsey-Yost Funeral and awards on letter Home, where the family ¾Yes! jackets. She enjoyed will receive them from 6 ¾No! quilting, sewing, and - 8 p.m. The family suggests ¾Not sure woodworking. She married Carl K. memorial contributions to Abram on Mar. 17, 1947. Vitas Hospice, in care of Tuesday’s poll: Has your He preceded her in death the funeral home, 601 Ind., Lawrence tap water had on May 21, 1979. She was Lawrence, KS, 66044. Online condolences a strange taste or odor also preceded in death by may be sent at www. the past few days? Yes, her parents, a son, Wayne 60%; No, 39%. Abram, four brothers, Please sign this Cecil, Fred, Claude, and Lester Peters, and a sister, guestbook at Obituaries. See more responses and Ruby Peters. vote at Survivors include a son, Jim Abram and wife Sharon, Lawrence; two Do something daughters, Pamela Ewart today that you’ll always be remembered vember ballot, and Wilfor. lard, whose position is not on the ballot, is leaving to run for the Kansas House. CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A If he wins, he will have to “Make an appointment to preplan your services.” reflect mainstream scien- give up his board seat. tific views on evolution. Lawrence – 843-1120 During that time, Willard — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild Eudora – 542-3030 had been a consistent can be reached at 785-423-0668. vote with those who questioned evolution. Other board members on Tuesday downplayed the update on developing science standards. “Today is no different than any other meeting,” said Board Chairman David Dennis, R-Wichita. Board member Janet Waugh, a Democrat from Kansas City, Kan., said she has not received one phone call or email re*Restrictions Apply cently concerning evolution. Kansas is one of the lead states involved in developing the science standards. Matt Krehbiel, science education program consultant for the Kansas State Department of Education, said a second pub*Restrictions Apply lic draft of the document Offers Expire June 30, 2012 probably won’t be ready until late this year. Krehbiel said he thought the board would probably have to consider the standards by spring 2013. By then, it is possible six of the board’s members could be new. Five of the board seats are on the No-





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BRIEFLY Whooping cough cases on the rise The Kansas Department of Health and Environment on Tuesday reported a significant increase in whooping cough cases this year, and it currently is investigating an outbreak in Johnson County. As of Monday, 56 cases had been confirmed in Kansas, surpassing the total for all of 2011 of 52. Two cases have been confirmed in Douglas County during the past week. Whooping cough, or pertussis, is a contagious, bacterial, respiratory disease spread by coughing or sneezing in close contact with others. Symptoms include runny nose or congestion, sneezing, cough and fever. KDHE urges everyone, including adults, to get vaccinated because it is the best protection against the illness. The vaccine is available at the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department’s clinic, 200 Maine. If you have any questions about vaccination or if you or your child is experiencing pertussis symptoms, contact your physician or the local health department at 8430721 and ask for a communicable disease nurse.


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By George Diepenbrock

Lawrence’s drinking supply still safe, city officials say

President Barack Obama has nominated 1985 Lawrence High School graduate Sri Srinivasan to serve on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Srinivasan is currently the principal deputy solicitor general of the United States and has argued many cases in both private practice and for the government before the U.S. Supreme C o u r t and U.S. Courts of Appeals. In a statement Monday Srinivasan Obama said he also nominated Caitlin Halligan, a current general counsel for the New York County District Suspect arrested Attorney’s Office, for anin ATM theft case other post on the circuit court. The Franklin County “This important court Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday is often called the nation’s arrested a 33-year-old man second-highest court, and it had been looking for since it stands more than a quaran ATM machine was stoter vacant,” Obama said in len May 20 from Patriots the announcement. “I reBank in Princeton. main deeply disappointed With the assistance of the that a minority of the UnitEmporia Police Department, ed States Senate blocked Jason M. Smith was arrested Ms. Halligan’s nomination shortly belast year and urge her refore noon consideration, especially Tuesday in given her broad bipartisan the parksupport from the legal and ing lot of law enforcement commuNewman nities. Mr. Srinivasan will Memorial be a trailblazer and, like Hospital in Ms. Halligan, will serve Emporia, the court with distinction according to a news release and excellence.” issued by the sheriff’s office. Srinivasan, 45, was born “We’ve been working very hard on finding him Please see COURT, page 4A since May 20,” said Franklin County Sheriff Jeff Curry. “Finding someone who is on the run is not an easy task, but I’m glad we were able to arrest him and do so without incident.” Police allege that Smith pulled the ATM out of a drive-thru lane at the bank and loaded it in a truck in the early-morning hours of May 20. A police chase ensued. The getaway car crashed about 10 miles away in Williamsburg, and Smith fled on foot, according to police. Smith was arrested on charges of felony theft, felony criminal damage, vehicle burglary and felony flee and elude.

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holding steady. The city hopes the taste and odor issues soon will become less noticeable, but said it was difficult to predict future levels because they fluctuate with the weather. Klamm said the city is working to remove the taste and odor by adding more carbon to the city’s water treatment process. “But it is one of those things where at a certain point, the carbon just doesn’t do it anymore,” Klamm said. Klamm, however, said the city doesn’t have alternative treatment options, such as an ozone process, because of cost constraints.

By Chad Lawhorn

Laboratory tests have confirmed that a byproduct of dead algae is producing the odd tastes and odors in the city’s water supply. Jeanette Klamm, a spokeswoman for the city’s Utilities Department, said test results found elevated geosmin levels in the raw water coming out of Clinton Lake. Geosmin, a compound produced when algae die, can cause an earthy and musty taste and odor to drinking water. But city officials said the geosmin poses no health risks to people or pets who consume the water. Klamm said the geosmin levels currently are

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KU television station to be available throughout state By Andy Hyland

A Kansas University television station is now available to AT&T UVerse subscribers in the Kansas City area, and plans call for KUJH-TV to expand to other U-verse customers across the state in the coming months. KUJH-TV is operated by the KU School of Journalism and Mass Communications. The station airs several student programs in addition to other university videos, Dole Institute programs and the university’s commencement ceremonies. Knology cable subscribers in Lawrence can find it on channel 31. Terry Bryant, the station’s general manager, said though much of the content on the station is produced by students, they do not make pro-

gramming decisions for the station. Planning to expand the station’s reach through the AT&T service started early last semester. “We’re really excited about it,” Bryant said. On U-verse in the Kansas City area (which includes Lawrence), subscribers can find the station on channel 99. When U-verse viewers tune to KANSAS station, UNIVERSITY that they get a menu allowing them to select from several public access and educational programs. KUJH was added to the list in Kansas City last week, Bryant said. Steve Lambert, manager of installation and maintenance for KU Information Services, said he helped install and upgrade KU’s

infrastructure to help the university transmit the signal to AT&T. As a result, the channel will now be available in high definition for oncampus cable subscribers, he said. Using several existing pieces of equipment, the cost of the necessary upgrades was about $4,000 or so, Lambert said. Lambert said current plans call for U-verse subscribers in the Topeka and Wichita markets to receive the channel in the coming months. Combined with the Kansas City market, those areas cover much of the state, Bryant said. “Families can watch when the students are doing the news,” Lambert said. “It’s kind of fun.” — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at


Ex-public works director sentenced to 14 months

WICHITA (AP) — The former public works director for a south-central Kansas county has been sentenced to 14 months in prison for thefts that a federal judge said violated the public trust. Steven E. Collier, 49, appeared crestfallen Tuesday as U.S. District Judge Eric Melgren not only rejected his plea for leniency, but imposed a longer sentence than the one-year imprisonment the government had recommended. He was also ordered to pay more than $116,000 in restitution and serve three years of probation after his release. “He was in a position of trust — not just to a business, but to the citizens at large of Barber County,” Melgren said Melgren also noted that he was not obligated to follow the government recommendation. For the court to give probation would be like saying “the punishment for theft is to give it back,” the judge said. The defense lost its argument that the thefts were an abhorrent occurrence in an otherwise law-abiding life. The judge also rejected defense claims that head injury in a traffic accident years ago was responsible for his mental problems that caused him to steal. And Melgren gave little,

This is an offense in which a public employee — who was a department head — deceived his employers, deceived the public.” — Assistant U.S. Attorney Allan Metzger if any, weight to Colliers’ testimony at sentencing that he stole equipment from Barber County to pay for a so-called toxic affair and with that relationship over, he needs to remain free to provide for his disabled wife and repay taxpayers. “This is an offense in which a public employee — who was a department head — deceived his employers, deceived the public,” Assistant U.S. Attorney Allan Metzger argued in court. Metzger told the judge that the sentence of probation that Collier sought would provide no deterrence for another director of a government department not to steal — someone who might be tempted to risk probation for $116,000. Collier, who is now working as a pipeline operator for Enogex in Oklahoma City, pleaded guilty in March to two counts of theft from a Barber County program receiving fed-





a hit, since Ottawa police say they submitted the evidence to the Kansas Bureau of Investigation in 2002. According to court records, Corey’s court-appointed attorney, John Boyd, has been attempting to obtain gasoline card records from the trucking company — RAKAB Transportation Inc., based in Waterloo, Iowa — that Corey worked for in 2000. Such records could possibly show Corey was not in the Ottawa area when the crime occurred, but the defense was not able to produce such records at a preliminary hearing in November. Boyd, Franklin County Attorney Stephen Hunting and Ottawa police have declined further comment on the case, citing the pending trial. Corey’s charges include aggravated kidnapping, aggravated sexual battery and criminal threat.

in India, but he moved at a young age with his family to Lawrence, where he grew up. He was a Lawrence High point guard on the basketball team in the 1980s and spoke at the LHS graduation ceremony in 1985, according to Journal-World archives. He went on to earn a bachelor’s degree and law degree from Stanford University. He also has a master’s degree in business administration from Stanford and teaches at Harvard. Srinivasan served as a Supreme Court law clerk for now-retired Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. He was named to his post in the solicitor general’s office in 2011 and has also served as an intern for retired U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Deanell Reece Tacha, also a Lawrence resident. “From his earliest days when I first knew him in Lawrence to the highest reaches of U.S. Supreme Court practice, Sri is known for his extraordinary intellect, exemplary

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These Veritas Christian School students were named to honor rolls for the second semester of the 2011-2012 school year:

Seventh-graders 4.0 Honor Roll: Tori Huslig 3.5 Honor Roll: Brienne Billings, Rebecca Burmingham, Peyton Donohoe, Alyssa Krestan, Garrett Prescott Eighth-graders 4.0 Honor Roll: Reagan Kanter 3.5 Honor Roll: Rebekah Andersson, Isaiah Garrett, Allison Swisher, Alex Tharp Ninth-graders 4.0 Honor Roll: Lacey Billings, Rachel Bond, Kesandra Fischer, Chaeyoung Park, Peter Shin 3.5 Honor Roll: Caleb Holland 10th-graders 4.0 Honor Roll: Teri Huslig 3.5 Honor Roll: Adam Krestan, Reese Randall, Robert Robinson

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integrity and dedication to the highest ideals of the legal profession,” said Tacha, Pepperdine’s current law dean. “Sri brings to this distinguished court the full measure of his great talent, commitment to the rule of law, and understanding of how the law impacts the people of this great nation.” A Department of Justice spokeswoman said Tuesday that Srinivasan was not available for comment while his confirmation by the Senate is pending. “It is doubtful that the president’s new nominees will be approved by the Senate this year, since a presidential election is due in November and the Senate tends to slow down on judicial nominations in that situation,” wrote longtime Supreme Court reporter Lyle Denniston on SCOTUS blog. —Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at

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Yes they do. A feature on the American Legion team written by Journal-World sports writer Benton Smith appeared in the June 5 edition of the paper and can be found at LJWorld. com under the headline “Retooled Raiders have high expectations.” A full team roster appears next to the story. Game stories have since appeared in the JournalWorld and on LJWorld. com. This summer’s team is coached by former Free State assistant Brad Romme and is stocked with many Free State and Lawrence High varsity baseball players.

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Have you heard of or do you know anyone who’s been infected with hand, foot and mouth disease? Asked on Massachusetts Street

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Carrie Wallace, book reviewer, Lawrence “I’ve heard about it, but I’m not at all worried about it.”

Kelsey Flake, research administrator, Lawrence “I’ve heard about it, but don’t know much. I don’t know anyone who’s gotten it.”

Ryan Lantz, entertainer, Lawrence “I haven’t heard of it, so I’m assuming it’s not all that common.”

Tammy Eberhard, accounting, Strasburg, Colo. “I thought it was an old, mostly eradicated disease, like whooping cough. But I know whooping cough is coming back because people don’t get immunized.”

reported Monday night in the 1900 block of New Hampshire Street. Sgt. Trent McKinley, a Lawrence police spokesman, said a relative of a victim about 11:15 p.m. Monday saw a woman inside the victim’s vehicle. After the witness yelled, the suspect ran into a nearby vehicle another person was driving. While officers were in the area, a second vehicle burglary occurred at 11:30 p.m., and a woman again ran away from a victim’s vehicle and jumped into a waiting vehicle as police approached her. McKinley said the suspects drove toward an officer, who later got into his patrol car to pursue the car. A Douglas County Sheriff’s officer later spotted the vehicle along East 23rd Street and attempted to stop it. A short pursuit was later called off. McKinley said the vehicle was described as a red four-door vehicle with at least two women inside. The suspect stole $310 worth of items in the two burglaries. • Ottawa police arrested a 24-year-old Ottawa woman in the 100 block of West Third Street at 8:30 p.m. Monday on an aggravated battery charge after she was accused

of striking someone in the head with a blunt object. The victim was treated for a laceration to the head and later released from Ransom Memorial Hospital. A 20-yearold Ottawa woman also was arrested for battery and accused of striking the same victim with her hand. The victim knew the two suspects.

HOSPITAL BIRTHS Aaron Stehman and Claire Wilkinson, Lawrence, a boy, Monday. Lance and Amy Hoover, Lawrence, a girl, Tuesday. Tim and Erica Lowry, Lawrence, a boy, Tuesday. Ryan and Melissa Sattler, Reading, a girl, Tuesday.

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BRIEFLY Suspect in Ottawa Monday for a Junction City of six who died in an chase arrested in Mo. family airplane crash in Florida.

Ottawa police said a man suspected of leading officers on a chase last week was arrested last Friday in Riverside, Mo., after a separate pursuit involving police. Lt. Adam Weingartner, CONDITION UPDATES an Ottawa police spokesMore than two months man, said the man was after he was injured in a taken into custody in Platte Jefferson County crash near PUMP PATROL County, Mo., after a chase Perry, Dyllon James Butrick, involving a truck he stole in 20, White Cloud, remains The JournalOttawa. Weingartner said hospitalized in serious conWorld found gas dition at Kansas University he was told that the chase LAWRENCE prices as low as Hospital in Kansas City, Kan., began in Leawood. Police in $3.33 at several hospital spokesman Bob the Ottawa case have sent Hallinan said. Butrick and stations. If you information to the Franklin Gary Daniel Koellicker, 19, find a lower price, County attorney’s office Highland, were both ejected call 832-7154. from the vehicle they were seeking an arrest warrant. in on April 6 after making In the Ottawa chase, the a U-turn on U.S. Highway man was suspected of run24 in front of a semitrailer,. ning from police the night Koellicker was treated and of June 4 in a vehicle stolen released later in April from from Meriden, and, after Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center in Topeka. crashing into a house in OtCORRECTIONS • Lateisha Newman, 21, of tawa, stealing a truck from Lawrence, was treated and These seventh-graders the residents of the same released from Stormont-Vail were omitted by South- property. Regional Health Center in west Middle School from Topeka after she was taken there Monday following a the honor roll list that one-vehicle rollover five miles was published in the June Funeral for Bramlage west of Lawrence on U.S. 8 edition of the Journal- family set for Monday Highway 40. Newman was the driver of a 1992 Chevrolet Geo, World: Jackson Flynn and JUNCTION CITY (AP) — FuSamuel Hambleton. and no one else was involved neral services are scheduled in the crash.

The service for the Bramlage family of Junction City will be 10 a.m. Monday at Junction City Middle School. A vigil will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday at St. Xavier Catholic Church in Junction City. The family died when their plane crashed last Thursday in Florida on their way home to Junction City from a vacation in the Bahamas. Killed were Ron Bramlage, 45; his wife, Rebecca, 43; and their children, Brandon, 15, Boston, 13, Beau, 11, and Roxanne, 8. Ron Bramlage had ties to the Lawrence area, attending Lawrence High School in the mid-1980s. The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating what caused the plane to crash in a remote area near Lake Wales, Fla.



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City leaders listen to public input about budget at hearing By Chad Lawhorn

Leaders of the Lawrence Community Shelter are seeking a $45,000 increase in city funding for 2013, but they told city commissioners Tuesday they’re willing to match the city’s contributions dollar for dollar. Officials with the homeless shelter proposed that the city participate in a “challenge grant” with the shelter. The program would involve the shelter starting a new fundraising campaign later this year. The city would agree to match private donations dollar for dollar, up to a maximum of $45,000. Shelter leaders


of carts for households. A 65-gallon cart would be the standard size, a 90-gallon cart would be issued for larger producers, and a 35-gallon cart would be available for generators of small amounts of trash. But under the current proposal, households that sign up for the 35-gallon cart will pay the same price as someone who has the 65-gallon cart. Several residents told commissioners on Tuesday such an arrangement wasn’t fair. “A reduced rate for reduced trash would be a useful slogan for the city to adopt,” said Bill Mitchell, a Lawrence resident who estimated his household sets out only about 5 gallons of trash per week. Commissioners said they wanted to see a financial analysis of how the city could issue a discount for residents who

made the request as part of a public hearing where commisCITY sioners solicited COMMISSION input on the 2013 budget. Commissioners took no action on the request but said they would consider it as part of their budget process, which will conclude in August. A preliminary draft of the 2013 budget has the shelter receiving $55,000 in city funding. The $45,000 challenge grant would be in addition to the $55,000 allocation. Several other residents use the smaller cart. Staff members said they would produce the analysis within the next two weeks, but also expressed concern about offering an immediate discount for the 35-gallon cart. Tammy Bennett, assistant director of public works, told commissioners a discount may cause many people to choose the 35-gallon cart when the amount of trash they generate is more suitable for a 65- or 90-gallon cart. The result could be, she said, large numbers of trash bags left beside the new carts. The city is trying to eliminate people using cans or bags for their trash because it makes it difficult for the city to use automated trucks, which the city says will reduce worker compensation costs and make the system more efficient. Under the staff-recommended plan, about 7,000 households that currently rent a cart from the city would see their monthly trash rate decline. Here’s how:

also presented budget requests to commissioners. They included:

 Supporters of the Lawrence Children’s Choir asked for $14,000 in funding to make up for a loss in state funding. The organization is losing about $14,000 it previously received from the Kansas Arts Commission.

 Alan Cowles of the West Lawrence Neighborhood Association asked for funding to add traffic-calming devices to Harvard Road west of Wakarusa Drive. Traffic-calming devices for the neighborhood already have been approved by city commissioners, but funds have never been allocated for the project.

A reduced rate for reduced trash would be a useful slogan for the city to adopt.” — Bill Mitchell, a Lawrence resident

 Households that currently rent a 65-gallon cart from the city pay a $1.50-per-month fee for the cart. Under the proposed system that monthly fee would be eliminated.

 Households that currently rent a 90-gallon cart from the city pay a $2-per-month fee for the cart. Under the proposed system that fee would be reduced to $1 per month. Commissioners did hear from one member of the public who urged the city to put the cart plan on hold and instead study whether the city ought to turn the trash system over to a private operator. “I think you are getting the cart before the horse here,” said Jim Mullins, a

 Jeanne Pees with the Sunset Hills Neighborhood Association asked commissioners to consider funding for curb and gutter and sidewalk repairs in her neighborhood.

 Jim Mullins, a field representative for Americans for Prosperity, asked commissioners to not fund the city’s sustainability coordinator position. He pointed to Johnson County, which has defunded a similar position as part of a budget cutting strategy. He said the city could reallocate the work to other departments. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at

Lawrence resident and a field director for Americans for Prosperity. Commissioners on Tuesday did not have any discussion about privatizing the city trash service. In other news, commissioners did discuss creating a curbside recycling system. Commissioners on a 5-0 vote approved a “resolution of intent” that formally declares the city will study options for a citywide curbside recycling program. But commissioners did not discuss any of the major details related to a curbside program, and also noted the resolution does not commit the city to start a curbside program. But the resolution does give staff members the authority to spend the next 90 days working on a request for proposals that could be sent to private companies interested in operating a citywide curbside recycling system.

Using mouthwashes or sprays that numb mouth pain. Kendra Metz, of Eudora, is just recovering from hand, foot and mouth disease along with her husband and their 17-monthold son, Owen. She said Owen had a fever of 102 degrees, blisters in his mouth and a rash on his legs. “He didn’t want to eat or drink much of anything so it was hard to keep him hydrated,” she said. As Owen started to heal, his parents caught the illness and they had the classic symptoms: fever, blisters in the mouth, and a rash on their hands and feet. She said the blisters on the palms of her hands and on the bottoms of her feet were the most painful. It was hard for her to do simple tasks like pick up her son and drive. She said she couldn’t go barefoot; she had to wear socks and shoes for cushioning. “For about three days, it felt like I was walking on little pieces of glass everywhere,” she said. “It was painful.” Metz said her son goes to a child-care provider who has just two other children and they had the illness about six months ago. She’s not sure where they picked it up, but said she’s heard from other mothers that it’s pretty prevalent. “There’s a lot of hype about it among mothers groups,” she said.

Shirley Grubbs, nurse and communicable disease team leader for the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, said the hand, foot, and mouth disease can be spread by coming in contact with saliva, nasal mucus, fluid in blisters, and feces from an infected person. It also may be spread when infected persons touch objects, like toys, that are then touched by others. Grubbs said infected people are most contagious during the first week of illness. But the viruses that cause the disease can remain in the body for several weeks after symptoms are gone, which means infected people can still pass the infection to others even though they may appear well. She said there’s no definitive answer on when it’s OK for children to return to day care or to participate in public activities like swimming. She recommends that children stay home if they have a fever or if they are drooling. Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine doctors say it’s OK to return to day care once the fever is gone. The most common complication of the disease is dehydration because it may hurt for children to swallow with the blisters. In very rare cases, it can lead to viral meningitis or inflammation of the brain. — Health reporter Karrey Britt can be reached at 832-7190. Britt also is the editor of, and you can follow her at

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U.N. observers attacked near besieged town BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S. accused Russia of escalating the Syrian conflict by sending attack helicopters to President Bashar Assad’s regime, and U.N. observers were attacked Tuesday with stones, metal rods and gunfire that blocked them from a besieged rebel-held town where civilians were feared trapped by government shelling. The accusation by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton that Moscow was arming the Assad regime came as the top U.N. peacekeeping official said Syria was already in a state of civil war. “We are concerned about the latest information we have that there are attack helicopters on the way from Russia to Syria, which will escalate the conflict quite dramatically,” Clinton said in Washington. There was no immediate reaction from the Russian Foreign Ministry. Moscow insists that any arms it supplies to its Damascus ally are not being used against anti-government protesters in the 15-month-old uprising. The U.N. observers

were not hurt as they were turned back by the assault on their vehicles by an angry crowd near the town of Haffa, the U.N. said. The source of the gunfire was not clear. Activists blamed regime loyalists for the attack. The violence raised questions about the ability of about 300 unarmed monitors to provide a useful assessment of a country that is spiraling toward civil war. “All U.N. observers are now back at their bases and are secure,” said Sausan Ghosheh, a spokeswoman for U.N. observers in Syria. She said monitors have been trying to reach Haffa since June 7. Meanwhile, the U.N.’s peacekeeping chief, Herve Ladsous, said the Syrian conflict had escalated into civil war. “Yes, I think one can say that,” Ladsous told Reuters and Agence FrancePresse in an interview, his spokesman confirmed. U.N. observers have seen a steep rise in violence and a dangerous shift in tactics by both sides in Syria in the last five days, the spokesman, Kieran Dwyer said.

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BRIEFLY Deficit $844.5B through 8 months WASHINGTON — The federal budget deficit is approaching $1 trillion for a fourth straight year even though the government is collecting more tax revenue than last year. The Treasury Department said Tuesday that the deficit grew by $124.6 billion in May. That put the deficit through the first eight months of the budget year at $844.5 billion, or 8.9 percent below last year’s imbalance for the same period.

MIAMI — A homeless man whose face was mostly chewed off in a bizarre attack alongside a busy South Florida highway is in good spirits, talking and walking with the help of hospital staff, doctors said Tuesday. Ronald Poppo’s left eye was removed, but doctors are trying to find a way to restore vision in his right eye. He will likely remain at Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center for several more weeks and will need more surgeries before he can explore the options for reconstructing his face.

More than 7 in 10 U.S. teens jobless in summer By Hope Yen

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WASHINGTON rite of passage to adulthood, summer jobs for teens are disappearing. Fewer than three in 10 American teenagers now hold jobs such as running cash registers, mowing lawns or busing restaurant tables from June to August. The decline has been particularly sharp since 2000, with employment for 16-to-19-year olds falling to the lowest level since World War II. And teen employment may never return to prerecession levels, suggests a projection by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The drop in teen employment, steeper than for other age groups, is partly a cultural shift. More youths are spending summer months in school, at music or learning camps or in other activities geared for college. But the decline is especially troubling for teens for whom college may be out of reach, leaving them increasingly idle and with few options to earn wages

— Harry Holzer, labor economist and public policy professor at Georgetown University and job experience. Older workers, immigrants and debt-laden college graduates are taking away lower-skill work as they struggle to find their own jobs in the weak economy. Upper-income white teens are three times as likely to have summer jobs as poor black teens, sometimes capitalizing on their parents’ social networks for help. Overall, more than 44 percent of teens who want summer jobs don’t get them or work fewer hours than they prefer. Economists say teens who aren’t getting jobs are often those who could use them the most. Many are not moving on to more education. “I have big concerns about this generation of

University. He said the income gap between rich and poor is exacerbated when lower-income youths who are less likely to enroll in college are unable to get skills and training. “For young high school graduates or dropouts, their early work experience is more closely tied to their success in the labor market,” he said. Washington, D.C., was the jurisdiction most likely to have teens wanting summer work but unable to get it or working fewer hours than desired, with more than three in five in that situation. It was followed by Arizona, California, Washington state, Florida, Tennessee, North Carolina and Nevada. On the other end of the scale, Wyoming, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Nebraska, South Dakota and Kansas had teens who were more often able to find work. All those states have fewer immigrant workers.


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Notable Verizon Wireless, the nation’s largest cellphone company, is phasing out nearly all of its existing phone plans and replacing them with pricing schemes that encourage customers to connect their nonphone devices, like tablets and PCs, to the Verizon network. The revamped plans let families and other subscribers share a monthly data allowance over as many as 10 devices — the biggest overhaul in the price of wireless service since the cellphone became a mainstream device. The idea is likely to be copied quickly, at least by AT&T Inc., which has already said it is considering introducing shared-data plans soon.

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The government is sticking with its earlier forecast on the projected size of the Kansas winter wheat harvest. The Kansas Agricultural Service on Tuesday projected Kansas farmers would harvest 387 million bushels. That estimate is unchanged from last month’s report. If the agency is right, that would make it the highest wheat production since 2003 in Kansas. This year’s crop is expected to be 40 percent bigger than the drought-devastated 2011 harvest. The service predicted yields will average about 43 bushels per acre, also unchanged from a month ago.

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LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD Wednesday, June 13, 2012


A glimmer of hope in Iran talks


Fresh air The situation was a little chaotic, but the outcome of the recent redistricting scramble is a breath of fresh air for Kansas voters.


he speed with which candidates had to respond to new legislative and congressional district lines handed down late Thursday made the process a little chaotic, but the end result wasn’t all bad for the state and its residents. The new lines drawn by three federal judges after legislators deadlocked on the process was the political equivalent of that old children’s game, Fruit Basket Upset. After setting political considerations aside, judges produced legislative and congressional districts for the state that were far different from the districts that had been engineered for decades to protect incumbent officeholders, particularly those in the majority party. Just like that, dozens of state legislators found they were no longer living in their districts or that one or two other incumbents had joined them in those districts. In 25 House and four Senate districts, there were no incumbents. Political leaders described the new district maps in a number of ways: disruptive, confusing and simply “a mess.” Yet, for Kansas voters, the events of the last few days also have been a democratic breath of fresh air. The judges’ maps stirred up Kansas politics in an arguably positive way. The shake-up opened the door to dozens of candidates who may not otherwise have run because they saw little chance of winning against an incumbent officeholder. It forced many incumbents to reevaluate their constituencies and rethink their political futures. Some changed residences to stick with old constituencies or seek out new ones; others decided it was simply time to step down. Those who decided to make the race will have to prove their worth to a new voter base rather than riding their incumbent record and name recognition to an easy victory. In recent years, dozens of Kansas legislators were elected without opposition even from the other parties. A few incumbents — including two from Lawrence, Rep. Paul Davis and Rep. Tom Sloan — have that luxury this year, but far more — including Rep. Barbara Ballard and Sen Marci Francisco — have competition from the opposing party, their own party, or both. Voters will have many reasons to vote in the Aug. 7 primary, which will narrow the field in dozens of legislative races. As often has been noted in this space, contested elections force candidates to articulate and clarify their positions on many issues and allow voters to become better informed about the people they elect to represent them. They allow constituents to have a real choice. The Legislature’s failure to complete its redistricting duties this year certainly was deplorable, and in some ways, many of those legislators now are paying the price. Rather than predictable, uncompetitive races that return most incumbents to office, the state is getting an election season filled with interesting contests and meaningful choices. That’s a big win for Kansas voters. LAWRENCE




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CAIRO — The Iran nuclear negotiations may not be headed toward a dead end in Moscow next week, as feared. Iran’s top negotiator has said he is ready to “engage on the proposal” from Western nations for Iran to export its supply of 20 percent-enriched uranium as a first step toward a broader nuclear deal. Saeed Jalili, the Iranian chief representative in the talks, made the comment in a phone conversation Monday night with Catherine Ashton, the chief European Union diplomat who heads the “P5+1” negotiating group of major powers. Jalili also dropped Iran’s call for another preliminary meeting to prepare for the Moscow session, which is set for next Monday and Tuesday. “They backed down,” a European diplomat who is involved in the talks told me Monday. “They had been setting up a failure in Moscow and preparing to blame us for it,” he said, arguing that the renewed agreement to engage, after several weeks of foot-dragging, was “a small diplomatic victory” for Ashton. “The formula we have agreed is that they will engage in the substance of our proposal,” the diplomat said. “In turn we will think a bit about their ideas.” He added that the Western powers have not yet offered to halt the economic sanctions that

David Ignatius

The possible linkage of the nuclear issue to Iran’s broader diplomatic agenda is bound to be controversial.” will take effect June 28 and July 1, though they have said that Iran’s “steps will be met by reciprocal steps.” The Iran talks have been a roller coaster of speculation, with hopes rising and falling as each side plays out the game of expectations. The opening meeting in Istanbul, in April, produced a surge of optimism, which plunged to foreboding after the meeting in Baghdad last month. Some have predicted that the talks might collapse altogether after next week’s meetings, given Iran’s behavior in Baghdad and since. Is this just Tehran’s way of stringing along the talks, while it continues to push ahead with enrichment of uranium that could eventually be used to make a bomb? That’s precisely what some analysts predicted the Irani-

ans would do — show just enough progress at each session to keep the negotiations going, without ever actually getting to yes. The counterargument is that time is actually working against the Iranians, because the P5+1 have made no promise that they would remove major sanctions if Iran agreed to export its existing stockpile of uranium enriched to 20 percent. Iranian officials have yet to make their own formal proposal on the nuclear issue, even though Ashton presented them with a written plan in Baghdad. But intriguingly, the Iranians are said to have “left behind” in Baghdad some documents outlining their positions on Syria and Bahrain, two regional issues where Tehran has major interests. The possible linkage of the nuclear issue to Iran’s broader diplomatic agenda is bound to be controversial. The United States and its allies have wanted to limit conversations to nuclear matters; Iran evidently seeks a diplomatic engagement that addresses a much wider range of security matters in the region. The encouraging exchange between Ashton and Jalili comes after several weeks of growing pessimism about the negotiations. At the disappointing session in Baghdad late last month, Jalili said that Ashton and her team “must

have been mistaken” if they thought the Iranian deputy negotiator, Ali Bagheri, had agreed to discuss details on exporting enriched uranium. In conversations since Baghdad, Bagheri is said to have been less cooperative, sending what the European diplomat described to me as “increasingly acerbic letters” to Ashton’s deputy, Helga Schmid. A skeptic would caution that the Iranians, for all the hints and suggestions about exporting their stock of 20 percent-enriched uranium, haven’t yet put a word on paper. In contrast, Ashton’s Baghdad proposal was reiterated in letters sent by her deputy June 4 and June 11. In terms of the choreography of the talks, the Western powers appear to be chasing after Iran, which is never a good sign in negotiations. In the background, as ever, remain the drivers for diplomacy: Economic sanctions have already damaged the Iranian economy and are soon going to get considerably worse; Iran also faces the threat of possible Israeli military action, and the nowconfirmed U.S. use of cyberweapons to disrupt the nuclear program. There’s a lot of theater here, to be sure, but also a danger of significant conflict if progress isn’t made soon. — David Ignatius is a columnist for Washington Post Writers Group.



From the Lawrence Daily Journal-World for June 13, 1912: YEARS “Commodore AGO Robert E. Peary, IN 1912 Arctic explorer and United States Naval officer, may be in Lawrence this summer and tell of some of his expeditions into the frozen northland. Peary is booked with the White Chautauqua Company and this company is making an effort to arrange for a nine-days program in Lawrence in August. If the date is made Peary will be one of the men on the program.” — Compiled by Sarah St. John

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Voters avoiding political affiliations In his 2007 book, “The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788-1800,” historian Jay Winik writes that among Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton and James Madison, none “believed in political parties, which they feared would lead to ‘rage,’ ‘dissolution,’ and eventual ‘ruin’ of the republic...” The latest poll from the Pew Research Center, “Partisan Polarization Surges in Bush, Obama Years,” seems to indicate that the American people have come around to their way of thinking. The poll, writes The New York Times, found that “the share of self-identified Republicans has declined over the last two decades to about 24 percent of the country, from about 31 percent. The share of Democrats has stayed about steady — to 32 percent, from 33 percent — while the share of independents has risen to 38 percent, from 29 percent.” And while “Americans of different races are no more polarized in their political views than they were 25 years ago,” suggests the Times, the poll indicates that “Republicans have moved farther to the right — on economic issues, at least — than Democrats have move to the left” and the parties “appear to have lost some of the people who were closer to the middle of the political spectrum and retained those closer to

Cal Thomas

What appears to frustrate voters is that not enough members of either party seem capable, or interested, in solving our problems.”

the extremes.” In short, more Americans are ditching the big two political parties, leaving hardliners behind. The result? Political stagnation. So much for well-reasoned debate and consensus. So much for moving the country forward. What appears to frustrate voters is that not enough members of either party seem capable, or interested, in solving our problems. Instead, their primary concern appears to be achieving and holding onto power and the perks of office. Democrats answer the problem of increasing debt with more debt. Republicans want to reduce the size and cost of government, but won’t make meaningful cuts. The media play a major role in perpetuating the gridlock by mostly ignoring solutions, focusing

instead on the political horse race and the names politicians call each other. The response from Democrats to a serious proposal for repairing health care as proposed by House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., was a TV ad in which an actor portraying Ryan tossed an elderly woman in a wheelchair over a cliff. This is not a serious response to a serious proposal. It is street theater. A major reason for government’s inability — even unwillingness — to repair its own dysfunction is that we are still living off the inertia of government’s central role during the Great Depression, and later “The Great Society” in which government presented itself as everyone’s savior. Personal responsibility for one’s life and accountability for wrong decisions took a back seat. “A Time for Governing: Policy Solutions from the Pages of National Affairs,” a new book compiled by the quarterly journal, National Affairs, contains essays that address credible solutions to our major economic problems that nearly everyone, regardless of party affiliation, acknowledges must be solved for a stable American future. In his essay “Beyond the Welfare State,” National Affairs editor Yuval Levin addresses the heart of the problem: “Human societies do not work by obeying orderly com-

mands from central managers, however well-meaning; they work through the erratic interplay of individual and, even more, of familial and communal decisions answering locally felt desires and needs.” Levin adds, “In our everyday experience, the bureaucratic state presents itself not as a benevolent provider and protector, but as a corpulent behemoth — flabby, slow and expressionless, unmoved by our concerns, demanding compliance with arcane and seemingly meaningless rules as it breathes musty air in our faces and sends us to the back of the line. “Unresponsive ineptitude is not merely an annoyance. The sluggishness of the welfare state drains it of its moral force. The crushing weight of bureaucracy permits neither efficiency nor idealism. It thus robs us of a good part of the energy of democratic capitalism and encourages a corrosive cynicism that cannot help but undermine the moral aims of the socialdemocratic vision.” Is it any wonder the public decreasingly identifies with either party and that a growing majority wishes to be “independent” of both? It will take more than the election of a new president and Congress to fix this. It will require a new way of thinking — which is really an old way of thinking — by “we the people.” — Cal Thomas is a columnist for Tribune Media Services.

























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Clarinda 82/62

Lincoln 85/65

Grand Island 86/66

Beatrice 84/68

Concordia 85/69

Centerville 79/60

St. Joseph 82/65 Chillicothe 81/64

Sabetha 81/65

Kansas City Marshall Manhattan 83/68 80/62 Goodland Salina 85/68 Oakley Kansas City Topeka 90/62 87/70 90/66 84/67 Lawrence 82/65 Sedalia 84/67 Emporia Great Bend 83/64 84/67 89/70 Nevada Dodge City Chanute 83/63 91/68 Hutchinson 84/66 Garden City 86/71 90/66 Springfield Wichita Pratt Liberal Coffeyville Joplin 83/62 84/69 86/69 93/66 85/65 85/66 Hays Russell 87/68 88/68

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Riverfront Plaza. Fatherhood Film Festival Day 2, 7-10 p.m., The Oread, 1200 Oread Ave. The Heebie-Jeebies, 7 Dance performance p.m., Gaslight Tavern, 317 N. Second St. in gallery, part of Crumpletons Mid“Body of Work: StudSummer’s Night Dance ies and Interpretations Party, 7 p.m., The Oread, of the Live Model,â€? 7 1200 Oread Ave. p.m., Lawrence Arts Flag Day Patriotic Center, 940 N.H. Music Celebration and Added performance: fundraiser, 7 p.m., Waka“Joseph and the rusa River Valley Heritage Amazing Technicolor Museum, Bloomington Dreamcoat,â€? 7:30 p.m., Park East at Clinton Lake. Theatre Lawrence, Summer Youth The1501 N.H. ater presents “Wizard Lawrence City of Oz,â€? 7 p.m., Lawrence Band concert: City Arts Center, 940 N.H. Band Showcase, 8 “Joseph and the p.m., South Park, 1200 Amazing Technicolor block of Massachusetts Dreamcoat,â€? 7:30 p.m., Street. Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. p.m., downtown BaldThe Revolution Circus, win City at Eighth and 8 p.m., the Jazzhaus, 926 )JHITUSFFUTøSummer 1/2 Mass. Youth Theater presents Mojo National, 8 p.m. “Wizard of Oz,â€? 7 p.m., Dynamite Saloon, 721 Lawrence Arts Center, 940 Mass. N.H. “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Watkins CommuDreamcoat,â€? 7:30 p.m., nity Museum of History Theatre Lawrence, 1501 exhibits: “More Than a N.H. Game: Basketball and Community Spirit,â€? photos and artifacts in the exhibition illustrate James Saturday Farmers’ Naismith’s and Forrest Market, 7-11 a.m., 824 “Phogâ€? Allen’s roles in N.H. shaping the game we Red Dog’s Dog Days know today and its influworkout, 7 a.m., Lied ence in the community; Center, entrance from Bob “Knowledge Grows: StuBillings and Crestline. dent Experiences in the Red Dog’s Dog Days Smart Choices Garden,â€? workout, 7:45 a.m., Lied through end of June; “Get Center, entrance from Bob Connected: SustainRed Dog’s Dog Days Billings and Crestline. able Energy in Douglas workout, 6 a.m., MemoK.C. Midwest Cat Club County,â€? through the end rial Stadium at Kansas Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., of this year, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. University. Douglas County FairTuesday through SaturBrown Bag Concert: grounds, 2110 Harper St. day, until 8 p.m. Thursday, Foreverett, noon, Ninth Downtown Architec1047 Mass. and Massachusetts ture Walking Tour, 10-11 Freedom’s Frontier streets. a.m., start at Lawrence exhibit, WednesdayThursday Farmers’ Public Library, 707 Vt. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Market, 4-6 p.m., 1121 KU Medicinal Garden Sunday, 1-4 p.m., CarnWakarusa Drive. Summer Tour, 10 a.m.egie Building, 200 W. Cottin’s Hardware noon, 1865 E. 1600 Road. Ninth St. Farmers’ Market, 4-6:30 What does the BrownLawrence Arts Center p.m., behind store at 1832 back tax bill do?, an analExhibit: “Body of Work: Mass. ysis by KU Law professor Studies and InterpretaJoe Liccar, editorial Martin Dickinson, 10 a.m., tions of the Live Model,â€? cartoonist for the IndeLawrence Public Library, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondaypendence Examiner, 4 707 Vt. Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. p.m., Dole Institute of PoliFree Zumba class, Sunday, through June 30, tics, 2350 Petefish Drive. 1-2:30 p.m., Lawrence 940 N.H. Fatherhood Film FesSenior Center, 745 Vt. Dole Institute of tival, 5:30-11 p.m., Liberty Piano concert benefit Politics exhibit: works Hall, 644 Mass. for Eudora food pantry, by political cartoonist Theology on Tap, 2-3 p.m., Eudora United Herblock, through Aug. discussion of a selected Methodist Church, 2084 21, Monday-Saturday, religion topic, 5:30 p.m. N. 1300 Road. 9 a.m.- 5 p.m., Sunday, to 7 p.m., Henry’s, 11 E. Summer Youth Thenoon-5 p.m., 2350 PeteEighth St. ater presents “Wizard fish Drive. Red Dog’s Dog Days of Oz,â€? 2 p.m., Lawrence Spencer Museum of workout, 6 p.m., field near Arts Center, 940 N.H. Art exhibits: “39 Trails: Robinson Gymnasium at Americana Music Research in the Peruvian Kansas University. Academy Saturday Jam, Amazon,â€? through July Lawrence Arts & 3 p.m., Americana Music 22; “Cryptograph: An Crafts group, 7-9 p.m., Academy, 1419 Mass. Exhibition for Alan TurMerc cafe, 901 Iowa. NetworQ Pride Picnic, ing,â€? through July 22; Junkyard Jazz Band, 4 p.m., Clinton Lake Over“Prepared: Strategies for 7 p.m., American Legion, look Shelter, 872 N. 1402 Activists,â€? through July 22, 3408 W. Sixth St. Road. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, Stand-Up for Autism, Van Go’s ninth anFriday and Saturday, 10 7 p.m., The Granada The- nual “What Floats Your a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday ater, 1020 Mass. Boat,â€? 6 p.m., Clinton and Thursday, noon-4 Reading and signing: Lake Marina, 1329 E. 800 p.m. Sunday, 1301 Miss. Julianne Buchsbaum, Road. The Impact of the King author of a new book of Hope for Healing Lyme James Bible, Quayle Bible poetry, “Apothecary’s disease 5K/Walk, 6 p.m., Collection exhibit, 518 Heir,â€? 7 p.m., The Raven, Rotary Arboretum, 5100 Eighth St., Baldwin City, 1-4 8 E. Seventh. W. 27th St. p.m. Saturdays and SunStudio Burlesque, part Lawrence High School days, through July 2012. of “Body of Work: StudClass of 1982 Reunion, ies and Interpretations of 6 p.m., The Oread, 1200 the Live Model,â€? 7 p.m., Oread Ave. More information on these listLawrence Arts Center, 940 Lawrence High School ings can be found at LJWorld. N.H. Class of 1967 Reunion, 6 com and INSIGHT Art Talk: Wil- p.m., SpringHill Suites, 1 ly Chyr, 7 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Summer Youth Theater presents “Wizard of Oz,â€? 7 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,â€? 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Poker Night, 8 p.m., Applebee’s, 2520 Iowa. Team trivia, 9 p.m., Johnny’s West, 721 Wakarusa Drive. Ladies Night Free Bowling, 9:30 p.m., Royal Crest Lanes, 933 Iowa. Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. Dollar Bowling, open to close, Royal Crest Lanes, 933 Iowa. Coffee with the Experts, with Lawrence chiropractor Marc Kissinger, 9:30 a.m., Eldridge Hotel, 701 Mass. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, noon, 536 Fireside Court, Suite B. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. Welcome to Medicare Information Session, noon, Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt. Free tennis class, 4-5:30 p.m., Holcom Recreation Center, 2700 W. 27th St. Country Jam hosted by Good Ole Boys, 6-8:30 p.m., Cutter’s Smokehouse, 218 E. 20th St., Eudora. Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 6 p.m., field near Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University. Douglas County Commission meeting, 6:35 p.m., Douglas County Courthouse, 1100 Mass. Conroy’s Trivia, 7:30 p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St. Pride Night, 9 p.m., Wilde’s Chateau, 2412 Iowa.



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-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: Showers and thunderstorms will stretch from New England to northern Florida, westward to Texas and Oklahoma today. Showers and thunderstorms will occur in the northern Rockies and northern Plains. Today Thu. Today Thu. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Memphis 87 67 pc 91 70 pc Albuquerque 92 65 s 93 65 s 88 78 pc 92 77 t Anchorage 56 48 sh 60 49 pc Miami 68 51 s 74 60 s Atlanta 88 69 pc 88 67 pc Milwaukee 78 61 t 80 67 t Austin 92 73 pc 95 74 pc Minneapolis 86 59 s 91 65 pc Baltimore 80 62 pc 77 60 pc Nashville Birmingham 88 66 pc 91 70 pc New Orleans 90 75 t 91 74 t New York 72 62 r 76 62 pc Boise 79 48 s 78 53 s 82 62 pc 91 71 t Boston 66 59 r 71 56 pc Omaha Orlando 92 71 t 92 72 t Buffalo 70 52 s 76 58 s Philadelphia 78 63 pc 79 60 pc Cheyenne 86 53 s 85 55 s Phoenix 107 78 s 104 75 s Chicago 74 54 s 82 61 s Pittsburgh 76 52 s 80 58 s Cincinnati 78 56 s 83 58 s Portland, ME 66 55 r 71 53 pc Cleveland 72 53 s 78 59 s Dallas 92 74 t 94 74 pc Portland, OR 67 48 pc 68 52 pc Reno 87 58 s 88 58 s Denver 90 58 s 90 58 s 84 61 c 81 60 pc Des Moines 78 61 pc 86 69 pc Richmond Sacramento 90 57 s 91 59 s Detroit 74 51 s 77 58 s St. Louis 82 63 s 87 69 pc El Paso 102 73 s 101 72 s Fairbanks 65 47 pc 71 47 pc Salt Lake City 89 57 s 84 58 s San Diego 67 61 pc 67 59 pc Honolulu 89 70 s 87 70 s Houston 93 77 pc 93 75 pc San Francisco 66 52 pc 68 53 pc Seattle 64 48 pc 63 47 pc Indianapolis 76 55 s 82 58 s Spokane 68 46 pc 68 49 pc Kansas City 82 65 pc 89 69 t Tucson 102 70 s 99 69 s Las Vegas 101 79 s 100 78 s 87 71 pc 91 73 t Little Rock 85 63 pc 91 65 pc Tulsa 80 66 pc 80 63 pc Los Angeles 75 60 pc 73 59 pc Wash., DC National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Death Valley, CA 115° Low: Bodie State Park, CA 26°

WEATHER HISTORY On June 13, 1985, unseasonably cool air moved into the Eastern states, causing record lows from Ohio to Arkansas.



What kind of tree is struck by lightning more often than other trees? Oak.


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UNITARIAN YOUTHS DECORATE THE GRAVESITE OF CHARLES AND SARAH ROBINSON in Oak Hill Cemetery for Memorial Day. Charles was a founder of Lawrence and was the first governor of Kansas. The first Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University, named for the Robinsons, was built on land Charles originally owned, according to KU’s website. Pictured from left are Connor Harmon, 10, Valerie VanLandingham, 16 months, Amara Harmon, 7, Isaac Caudill, 5, Henry Boulton, 7, and Isaiah Caudill, 7, all of Lawrence. Graham Kreicker submitted the photo, which was taken by Shannon VanLandingham.

Perry Lecompton Farmers Market, 4-6:30 p.m., U.S. Highway 24 and Ferguson Road. Mutt ’n Strut at Barkarusa Fest, 5:30-10 p.m., parking lot outside Pawsh Wash, Bob Billings Parkway and Wakarusa Drive. Indian Taco Sale and Fundraiser, 6 p.m., Four Winds Native Center, 15th and Haskell Art Walk 2012, 7-9




U.S. OPEN GOLF: Phil Mickelson likes pairing with Tiger Woods. 7B RAIDERS BASEBALL JD Prochaska was effective early, but the Lawrence Raiders fell to the Topeka Capitals, 4-3. Story on page 3B.



LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD Wednesday, June 13, 2012


Tom Keegan

Why not bring back Greinke? KANSAS CITY, MO. — Elite major league pitchers who enter free agency, such as, oh, Zack Greinke for example, amount to high-stakes poker games. Throwing a baseball, such a violent, unnatural action, makes every pitcher a risk to break down physically. Guaranteeing Greinke $100 million or so over five years requires more than money. It requires guts. Kansas City Royals owner David Glass has the money, but does he have the stomach? Does he care enough about the public-trust aspect of Greinke owning one of just 30 Major League Baseball franchises to buy Kansas City a winner? Glass could come up with 100 million reasons not to risk so much and his reasons too easily would be accepted by a fan base hypnotized into a state of indifference by years of substandard baseball played at poorly located, yet beautiful Kauffman Stadium. One counter argument trumps all: Greinke would have more value to the Royals than to any other franchise. He turns 29 in October, which means he would be just 33 at the end of a five-year deal. He would draw big crowds every fifth day. A maturing lineup dotted with potential All-Stars armed with lethal bats and sound gloves won’t leave any mark in Royals history if they don’t have a serious starting rotation. No better place to start in building that than to put a dominant, experienced ace such as Greinke at the front of it. It’s what the majority of the Royals’ fan base wants. Hearing that made Greinke feel good Tuesday night after he allowed a leadoff home run to Alex Gordon in the first and then shut out the Royals the rest of his stay on the mound. He pitched seven innings, allowed five hits, struck out eight (seven in the first four innings) and didn’t get a decision in the Royals’ 2-1 victory against the Brewers. “I mean, it’s nice because I was pretty rude on the way out,” he said of the fans’ desire to have him come home. “I felt like I had to in order to get out. I didn’t want to have to be the bad guy, but I felt like I had to be. But I liked it here. Like I said, the fans are great. I don’t know how so many of them come to the games when they’ve been bad for so long, but it’s pretty impressive.” Greinke didn’t sell his Kansas City home, which has created hope that he intends to return. Sorry, it had nothing to do with anything, Greinke said. “I got a two-year lease, so I was like, ‘All right, might as well rent it out.’ We like it. When we got married, it was our first home, so my wife really doesn’t want to get rid of it either.” If Greinke returns to Kansas City via free agency, it won’t be at a discount price. Nor should it be. The only way to convince one of the game’s best pitchers that the organization has changed is for the Royals to outbid the competition for him, just in time for the lease on his house to expire, just in time to surround him with enough talent to contend.

Second chance

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FORMER KANSAS UNIVERSITY BASKETBALL STANDOUT JULIAN WRIGHT talks at the Bill Self basketball camp Tuesday at Horejsi Center. Wright is hoping for a return to the NBA after a strong showing in the NBA Developmental League.

Wright confident NBA is in his future By Gary Bedore

Julian Wright believes an ultra-successful season in the NBA Developmental League has resurrected his basketball career. The No. 13 overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft — who played sparingly for New Orleans and Toronto during his first four seasons in the NBA — averaged 15.1 points and 8.0 rebounds a game for the 2012 NBADL champion Austin (Texas) Toros. More importantly, the 25-year-old former Kansas University forward was the team’s leading scorer in the playoffs. Wright averaged 19.8 points (off 60.5 percent shooting) and 7.8 boards while logging 31.7 minutes a game in nine playoff games. “For myself, it was comforting to know I have skills and have what it takes. It’s all about hopefully getting in the right situation to show it,” said the

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6-foot-8, 240-pounder, who has accepted an invitation to play for the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets in the Orlando Summer League in early July. “It was my first time in a while just being aggressive while scoring and being a guy they could count on. “I was hoping for a call-up (to the Toros’ affiliate, the San Antonio Spurs), but in hindsight I was glad I was able to get those minutes rather than getting called up and not playing as much.” Wright — he is in town for this week’s Bill Self basketball camp — said his confidence is at an all-time high after playing for what he called “a great organization, one affiliated with the Spurs, who are topnotch. It was great to develop,

get a lot of repetitions and just play.” Wright’s first NBA contract expired at an inopportune time — the year of the NBA lockout. He was not invited to Toronto Raptors’ training camp, leaving him as a free agent with limited interest from other NBA teams. “There was a risk in staying (in U.S.) because of the lockout,” said Wright, who played at KU two seasons before turning pro. “Not knowing what was going on ... I felt I had a duty to be a representative of the Toronto Raptors at the time of the lockout, going to meetings and traveling back and forth. Overseas didn’t seem like the best idea with me having to go midseason. “I took it in stride. There were other guys with NBA talents that were not able to stick with a team or get on a team. I went to the developmental league and it was great for me. Please see WRIGHT, page 5B

Royals, Mendoza baffle Brewers KANSAS CITY, MO. (AP) — Much of the crowd at Kauffman Stadium on Tuesday night had no doubt turned out to see the Brewers’ Zack Greinke face his former team for the first time. By the sixth inning, their attention had shifted squarely to the Royals’ Luis Mendoza. He carried a no-hit bid into the seventh inning before the Kansas City bullpen bailed him out of trouble, and Billy Butler’s go-ahead single in the eighth inning gave all those fans reason to celebrate with a 2-1 victory over Milwaukee. “Every inning it’s like, ‘OK, no hits this inning.’ Of course I knew it was a nohitter,” said Mendoza, who has shuffled between the bullpen and rotation much of the season. “You have to keep it a close game,” he said, “because Greinke’s a great pitcher.” The only real mistake Greinke made was to Alex Gordon leading off the game. He sent a pitch soaring over the right-field wall to give Kansas City the early lead. Gordon came through again when he faced Francisco Rodriguez (0-4) leading off the eighth. His double put him in scoring position, and a sacrifice bunt by Chris Getz moved him to third, giving Butler the chance to bring him home with a base hit to center field. Jonathan Broxton came in for the ninth inning and put runners on the corners with one out, but struck out pinch hitter George Kottaras and got fellow pinch-hitter Brooks Conrad to ground out to shortstop, ending the game and wrapping up his 15th save of the season. “Some closers are like that,” Royals manager Ned Yost said. “They come into the game and at the end of the day, he gets the job done.” Mendoza certainly got the job done. He didn’t allow a hit until Ryan Braun singled leading off the seventh, and then he walked Aramis Ramirez. Aaron Crow came in and limited the damage to Rickie Weeks’ tying single, and Greg Holland (2-2) survived a shaky eighth inning to get the game to Broxton. Please see ROYALS, page 7B

Thunder defeat Heat in Game 1 OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant showed LeBron James how to play the fourth quarter in the NBA Finals. Durant scored 17 of his 36 points in another nightmarish final period for James and his team, leading a Thunder storm that overwhelmed the Heat and gave Oklahoma City a 105-94 victory over Miami in Game 1 on Tuesday night. Teaming with Russell Westbrook to outscore the Heat in the second half by themselves, Durant struck first in his head-to-head matchup with James, who had seven points in the final quarter and was helpless to stop the league’s three-time scoring champion. Westbrook turned around a poor shooting start to finish with 27 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds for the Thunder, keying a strong finish to the third period that gave the Thunder the lead for good. Durant took over from there. Scoring in nearly every

way possible, Durant finished 12 of 20 from the field and added eight rebounds. He and Westbrook outscored the Heat 41-40 over the final two periods, showing that maybe this time it will be offense that wins championships. James finished with 30 points, his most in any of his 11 finals games, but had only one basket over the first 8:15 of the fourth, when the Thunder seized control of a game they trailed for all but the final few seconds of the first three quarters. James averaged just three points in the fourth quarters of the Heat’s six-game loss to Dallas last year, taking almost all the heat for Miami’s finals failure. He was good in this one, Durant was just better. And when fans chanted “MVP! MVP!” late in the game, they weren’t talking about James, the guy who won the regular-season award. They meant Durant, who is in a race with James for his first ring — and maybe the ti-

tle of best player in the game. Game 2 is Thursday night in Oklahoma City. Dwyane Wade had 19 points but shot just 7 of 19 for the Heat, while Shane Battier provided some rare offense by scoring 17 points, his high this postseason. Turning to a small lineup late in the third quarter, the Thunder improved to 9-0 at home in the postseason. Defensive ace Thabo Sefolosha helped defend James during the Thunder’s comeback, relieving Durant of the burden so he could focus on his scoring. And right now, nobody does it better. Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said his team, pushed to seven games against Boston in a grueling conference finals the Heat finally won Saturday, preferred this quick turnaround. But perhaps they ran out of gas against the young Thunder, whose core players are all 23 and younger and look as if they could keep playing all night.

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OKLAHOMA CITY’S NICK COLLISON DUNKS as Miami’s Dwayne Wade (3) looks on during Game 1 in the NBA finals. Collison had eight points and 10 rebounds, and the Thunder won, 105Please see THUNDER, page 5B 94, on Tuesday night in Oklahoma City.

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Elite tennis rivalry just beginning PARIS (AP) — After all those Grand Slam finals between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, a record eight in all, there’s a new tantalizing tennis rivalry. This one, between Nadal and Novak Djokovic, offers the added benefit of being more competitive. And given the participants’ ages, it should last awhile. Nadal and Djokovic played each other to decide the titles at each of the past four Grand Slam tournaments, most recently the French Open, where Nadal won a two-day, rain-interrupted final 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 7-5. No one should be surprised if they make that five in a row in less than a month at Wimbledon. Which would be remarkable, considering that before these two came along, no pair of men had met in more than two consecutive major finals since the start of the Open era in 1968. Not Borg and McEnroe. Not Sampras and Agassi. Not even Federer and Nadal. “We are very young, and we played over 30 times against each other,� said Djokovic, who trails 19-14 overall in their se-



ries, “and hopefully we can have many more battles in the next years.� The No. 1-ranked Djokovic turned 25 last month; No. 2 Nadal is barely a week past his 26th birthday. They’ve already accumulated more head-to-head meetings than Nadal and the 30-year-old Federer (Nadal leads 18-10), and are gaining in the Grand Slam final department (Nadal leads Federer 6-2; Djokovic leads Nadal 3-2). If they do meet again at Wimbledon next month or the U.S. Open in September, there will be those who will wonder whether Nadal’s current threematch winning streak against Djokovic — at Monte Carlo, Rome and Paris, all on red clay

— says much about who has the upper hand in general at the moment. It might just reflect superiority on one particular surface. “I don’t think (Nadal) necessarily still has the answers. I think he fights through this match, and it’s clay, and he’s confident, and he wins the key points there toward the end,� seven-time major champion Mats Wilander said after presenting Nadal with the trophy at Roland Garros on Monday. Right now, there’s such a tiny sliver separating Djokovic and Nadal. They’re probably the sport’s two best returners of serve, two best movers and two best retrievers of opponents’ shots. They’re also capable of switching from defense to offense in a blink as well or better than anyone. In the French Open final, they played more than 60 points that lasted 10 strokes or more — long, complicated exchanges that resulted not from conservative, keep-the-ball-in-play tennis, but rather an extraordinary ability to force the other to come up with the goods over

and over — and each won more than 30. Wilander pointed to the puzzle of the top three men in the sport, Djokovic, Nadal and the No. 3-ranked Federer, a trio that has combined to win 28 of the past 29 Grand Slam titles dating to 2005. (The exception: Juan Martin del Potro beat Federer in the 2009 U.S. Open final.) Nadal always seems to have the edge over Federer. Until recently, Federer had the edge over Djokovic, who beat the Swiss star in the U.S. Open semifinals in September and the French Open semifinals last week. And for a stretch of seven consecutive wins that began in 2011 and was capped by the 2012 Australian Open final — a 5-hour, 53-minute epic — Djokovic had the edge over Nadal. Nadal already owns 11 Grand Slam titles, Djokovic five. Put those numbers together, and you get Federer’s 16, the record. The question isn’t whether Nadal and Djokovic will continue to add to their totals. The question is how many more times they will do it at the other’s expense.

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SAN FRANCISCO — If nothing else, this will make one heck of a composition if the assignment is, “What I Did on My EighthGrade Summer Vacation.� Andy Zhang, 14, will play in a U.S. Open before he ever takes one of his online classes as a freshman. It is lucky for him that, when the U.S. Golf Association called him Monday evening and told him he had been promoted from alternate because Paul Casey withdrew, he was free this week. “I’m in summer break right now,� Zhang (Class of 2016) said Tuesday after his first practice round at the Olympic Club. “No school for me.� He played with Masters champion Bubba Watson. He signed autographs for people more than four times his age. He was surrounded by reporters as soon as he finished his round. It was the kind of thing he probably envisioned when he moved from China to Florida at the age of 10 to pursue golf. He just didn’t see it coming while he still was in braces (both top and bottom teeth). Along with studying history, he is making it. Zhang will be the youngest golfer ever in the U.S. Open. “He’s a big boy for 14, and he can hit it good,� Watson said of the youngster who is six feet, 174 pounds. “Obviously he can play. It’s not like it just luckily happened. He can play, to get here.� The question is, when is it too early? Ty Tryon was a phenom who earned his PGA Tour card at 17, then bombed out. He now grinds it out in minitour events in Florida, and has frequently played with Zhang. Are Zhang, his parents, his manager (yes, minitour pro Chris Gold is his manager) and his golf teacher (Andrew Park, in the David Leadbetter stable) pushing it? No, says one reasonably well informed source. “He qualified. He earned a spot,� Tiger Woods said. “I tried it when I was 15. “He went out there and went through both stages and did it. It’s not ‘too young’ if you can do it,� Woods said. “Just think about the experience he’s going to gain, playing in this event ...� Who knows if Zhang will ever become a star? Tuesday he was one excited kid. “This morning,� the 14-year-old said, “I said, ‘Wow. I just shook Tiger’s hand.’�





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POLISH PLAYERS EMBRACE JAKUB BLASZCZYKOWSKI, CENTER, after he scored to tie the game against Russia during the Euro 2012 soccer championship Group A match on Tuesday in Warsaw, Poland. The game ended in a 1-1 draw. The Czech Republic defeated Greece, 2-1, in Tuesday’s other Euro 2012 match.

Pacquiao-Bradley promoter asks for fight inquiry LAS VEGAS — The promoter for Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley is asking Nevada officials for a full investigation into the controversial scoring of their championship fight in Las Vegas last weekend. Top Rank CEO Bob Arum says he submitted a formal request for an inquiry to the Nevada attorney general’s office on Monday. Bradley took the welterweight title from defending champion Pacquiao on Saturday night, ending the Filipino fighter’s remarkable sevenyear unbeaten run. Bradley won 115-113 on two scorecards, while losing by the same margin on the third. The decision was roundly booed by the crowd at the MGM Grand arena. Arum says the only way to restore fans’ confidence in boxing is to have an independent investigation.

Lawyers: Boxer, jail don’t mix LAS VEGAS — A judge in Las Vegas said she’ll decide later this week whether to ease jail conditions for Floyd Mayweather Jr., after his lawyers argued that the undefeated champion is getting out of shape in solitary confinement and may never fight again. Mayweather’s camp asked the court to move the boxer into the general jail population — something that jail officials had avoided out of fear for the celebrity’s safety — or put him in house arrest for the rest of his three-month sentence. Mayweather pleaded guilty in December to misdemeanor domestic battery and no contest to two harassment charges that stemmed from an attack on his ex-girlfriend while two of their children watched. He was sentenced to three months and entered the jail June 1. Mayweather’s lawyers argue that his cell, no larger than 7-by-12 feet, has barely enough floor space for pushups and situps. But prosecutors argued he’s “deconditioning� by choice, and declining much of his food. “He has the ability to exercise, he just chooses not to,� prosecutor Lisa Luzaich said. “It’s jail. Where did he think he was going? The Four Seasons?�

before joining the Seattle Seahawks for their upcoming minicamp. The 26-year-old Banks was a one-time high school star at Long Beach Poly who was recently exonerated in a California rape case in which he was falsely accused. Banks served more than five years in prison before his conviction was overturned. Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel said Tuesday that Banks was in town for a tryout, which was scheduled to take place following the first practice of their mandatory minicamp.


Rivera’s surgery successful ATLANTA — Yankees closer Mariano Rivera said Tuesday’s surgery on his injured right knee “went perfectly� and he is looking forward to beginning his rehabilitation. The 42-year-old career saves leader tore his right ACL and damaged meniscus in the knee while shagging fly balls in batting practice May 3. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said the surgery clears the path for Rivera’s comeback in 2013.

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Clemens fate now up to jurors

WASHINGTON — The dozen Washingtonians who will decide Roger Clemens’ fate heard a day of closing arguments stuffed with attentiongetting sound bites. The eight women and four men who mostly care little about baseball then began deliberations Tuesday that will impact one of the most successful pitchers of his generation — and, in a way, the criminal pursuit of athletes accused of illegal doping. “You,� prosecutor Gil Guerrero told the jurors, “are the final umpires here.� Having digested the competing spins on 26 days of testimony by 46 witnesses, the jury met for some 15 minutes before being excused for the day at 5 p.m. They will reconvene this afternoon, then unless they reach a quick verdict, take off until Monday because of a long-scheduled out-of-town business trip by the judge. Clemens is charged with perjury, making false PRO FOOTBALL statements and obstructing Congress when he testified at a deposition and at a nationally-teleChiefs to try out LB Banks vised hearing in February 2008. The heart of the KANSAS CITY, MO. — Linebacker Brian Banks charges center on his repeated denials that he is getting a tryout with the Kansas City Chiefs used steroids and human growth hormone.


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Weis seeking solutions, not silver linings at KU By Matt Tait

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LAWRENCE RAIDERS PITCHER JD PROCHASKA DELIVERS against the Topeka Capitals. The Raiders lost, 4-3, on Tuesday night at Free State High.

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Topeka Capitals prevail, 4-3 Chris Duderstadt

The Lawrence Raiders of the American Legion Baseball League fell to the Topeka Capitals, 4-3, Tuesday at Lawrence Free State High School. Raiders starting pitcher JD Prochaska was in control in the early innings as he struck out the side in the first. The Raiders’ offense threatened in the first two innings and loaded the bases in the second, but was unable to push any runners across the plate. Cam Solko picked up right where Prochaska left off as he pitched another scoreless inning, but the Raiders appeared to be in trouble when Topeka’s Jordon Haugen led off the top of the fourth with a triple. Raiders reliever Trent Johnson proceeded to strike out Jaren Kutzke followed by catcher Landon Hay picking off Haugen at third base. Johnson then retired Macke to end the inning. In the Raiders’ half of the fourth, Landon Hay legged out an infield sin-

gle to open the inning. Corbin Francisco went on to drive Hay in with an RBI double down the third base line to give the Raiders a 1-0 lead. The Capitals answered in the top of the fifth to tie the game at 1-1. Johnson walked the first two batters he faced, and then Dawson Pomeroy laid down a sacrifice bunt to move the runners into scoring position with one out. Vince Ramos knocked Will Edwards in with an infield single, but Johnson retired the next to batters to escape further damage. CJ Roush put the Raiders back on top with a leadoff triple, and he came into score on throwing error to give Lawrence a 2-1 advantage. “Coach (Brad Romme) just told me to get out in front of it because the first two at-bats I just kind of popped up, so I just made an adjustment and hit the ball hard,” Roush said. The Raiders’ lead did not last for long, however, as Topeka’s Zach Macke hit a two-RBI double to allow the Capitals to retake the

lead. Topeka added another run on a fielder’s choice to take a 4-2 lead going into the bottom of the sixth. After each team was unable to score in their next half inning, the Raiders needed two runs in the bottom of the seventh to force extra innings. Roush got things started for the Raiders with a one-out triple and then came in to score on Aaron Gile’s RBI single. That was all Lawrence would get and Topeka was able to hold on for a 4-3 victory. Lawrence will be back in action in a tournament Thursday in Topeka at Shawnee County Amateur Baseball Assn. “From what I have seen so far is a lot of good teams in this tournament,” Romme said. “They will be much better teams than what we saw in the Mid America tournament so we’re going to have to be locked in.” Capitals 000 013 0 — 4 3 1 Raiders 000 110 1 — 3 10 1 W — Foerg. L — Francisco. 2B — Francisco, L; Macke, T. 3B — Roush 2, L. Raiders highlights — Francisco RBI, SB; Gile RBI, SB.

Eight DVL schools to form new Northeast Kansas League By Justin Nutter

For the last 31 years, the Delaware Valley League has been a staple of high school athletics in northeast Kansas. However, the league’s 32nd year will also be its last. Before the end of the 2011-12 academic year, representatives from eight DVL member schools met and agreed to break away from the existing league. They’ll form an entirely new league, which will begin competition in the fall of 2013. The new league, which will be known as the Northeast Kansas League, will consist of four Jefferson County high schools — McLouth, Jefferson County North, Oskaloosa and Valley Falls — as well as Easton-Pleasant Ridge, Maur Hill-Mount Academy, Jackson Heights and Leavenworth Immaculata. The six remaining league schools — Troy, Highland-Doniphan West, Wathena-Riverside, Kansas City Christian, Horton and Effingham-Atchison County Community High School — have decided to apply to other conferences, effectively ending the DVL era. “Eight schools basically had talks during the last year and we decided the 14-team league had just gotten too big,” DVL president Andy Metsker said. “Unlike college football where they want to have mega-conferences, we want to go the other way.” The Delaware Valley League, as we know it with 14 schools, will exist for the next school year. But

come June 1, 2013, there will be no more DVL. There’s been a longstanding history between several of the eight schools forming the new league. Before joining the DVL, Pleasant Ridge and the four Jefferson County schools were all members of the now-defunct Jefferson County League. The existing relationships between those schools, as well as locations and rivalries with other DVL opponents, were just a few of several factors considered when deciding who would be invited into the new league. “I think that core has always had a good relationship and has always competed well with each other,” said Metsker, who is also the principal at Pleasant Ridge. “The other schools were appealing because of travel and how we compete with each other. Jackson Heights makes for a little bit farther drive, but we have very good relations with those people, so we wanted to include them as well.” Members from all eight schools met Tuesday in Oskaloosa to discuss specifics of the NEKL. League officers were elected and progress was made on constructing a league constitution. “I felt really positive when I walked out of there,” Metsker said. Metsker added league officials will try to meet four times during the 2012-13 academic year to continue preparations for the NEKL’s inaugural season. Four of the remaining

six schools have already received invitations to join other conferences. Riverside, ACCHS and Horton applied for admission into the Big Seven Conference. The league voted June 5 to accept Riverside and ACCHS, but Horton did not receive enough votes for admission. “Admission takes a twothirds vote. That’s what the constitution requires to get into the league,” said Andrew Gaddis, Hiawatha High School athletic director and Big Seven secretary/treasurer. “Effingham (ACCHS) was a longstanding member of the Big Seven, so everybody kind of knew what they were getting. With Riverside, we’re excited to develop some rivalries with them all across the league.” The Twin Valley League extended invitations to Troy and Doniphan West before the end of the school year. Both schools tabled the decision Monday at their respective board meetings, but must have a decision to the TVL by Friday. Horton officials discussed other options at its Monday board meeting, with the top priority being to apply to the NEKL. “That would be our best option for the kids,” Horton principal David Norman said. Other options included applying to the Twin Valley League or re-applying to the Big Seven. Plans for KC Christian were not immediately known. Athletic director Alan Chugg was not available for comment.

Last Sunday, as part of KSHB 41 Action News’ weekly Sunday Night Sports Report series, Kansas University football coach Charlie Weis sat down with Jack Harry and talked about all things Jayhawks. From the reasons he took the job to how far the Jayhawks have to go, Weis offered a candid look at both himself and the program during the brief interview. Although Weis and Harry shared a few laughs and tackled some lighter topics, one theme stood out and provided further proof that Weis came to KU to work hard and get things headed in the right direction. “When you walk into a place that’s 2-10, you’re not looking for a silver lining,” Weis told Harry. “You’re looking, ‘OK, what are the problems, how are we gonna fix ’em?’ You really just gotta take a grind mentality, a workmanlike approach and say, ‘OK, what do we have to do, on and off the field, to fix the problems?’ And you just start fixing the problems.” In a little more than six months, Weis has done a lot of that. From weeding out guys who did not fit his philosophies to dramatic improvements in the classroom, Weis has made his presence felt at KU. He also has made quite an impact with KU fans and done more than his share of the meet-andgreet type of stuff in communities large and small. “Whether you like it or not, I think it’s a necessity. I really do,” he said. “Especially in a program that’s been down here for the last few years. Your

fans are hungry for change and they want to see the change in a positive direction. (The fans) recognize who Charlie Weis is but they don’t know who Charlie Weis is. They’re two different things. So I think that going out there and them getting to know you and what you stand for and what your Weis beliefs are kind of energizes them.” Although Weis has admitted multiple times that there remains a long way to go, he reminded Harry last Sunday that there was concrete evidence out there that you can win at KU. “It wasn’t like it was 20 years ago that this program won now,” Weis said. “It was a short time ago when they were winning back-to-back bowl games.” Here are a few other highlights from the show: Weis on KC quarterback Matt Cassel: “They got Matt Cassel and they got my boy Brady Quinn, too, now. Forget about (second-year pro Ricky) Stanzi for a second, because I don’t really know him, but two of my favorite quarterbacks are on the Chiefs. I’m a big fan of Matt Cassel. ... We won plenty of games with Matt at quarterback, and I believe the Chiefs can win plenty of games with Matt at quarterback again.”

done too well against (Chiefs coach) Romeo (Crennel) now. I’m just saying. If there’s one guy in this league, other than Bill Belichick, who’s really done a nice job against Peyton Manning, it’s that Crennel guy.” On hearing from KU athletic director Sheahon Zenger last December about the KU opening: “My wife and son and I kind of had the same reaction that everyone else had when you got that phone call from Dr. Zenger — ‘Kansas?’ It’s just like when I call a recruit and they say, ‘Where are you coach,’ and I say, ‘Kansas.’ (They go), ‘Kansas?’” On where his largely negative national public image comes from: “It came from being from New Jersey. I blame everything on my parents. You know, you’re brought up in a certain spot and you get (stereotyped). But it’s not really important where it came from. The fact is, it is what it is. And I think that when (people) get to know you a little different, it really kind of opens their eyes, saying, ‘Hey, maybe we got something here.’”

On his health, after a long recovery from an incident that took place in September of 2008, when Weis was wiped out on the Notre Dame sideline during a game against Michigan: “I’ve never watched it, but I lost both my knees and my left hip. Now, I’m the bionic man; I’ve got all On new Denver Bron- metal in me, but I haven’t cos QB Peyton Manning: felt this good in a long, “Peyton Manning hasn’t long time.”

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SCOREBOARD INTERLEAGUE Baltimore 8, Pittsburgh 6 Washington 4, Toronto 2 Boston 2, Miami 1 Cincinnati 7, Cleveland 1 N.Y. Mets 11, Tampa Bay 2 N.Y. Yankees 6, Atlanta 4 Texas 9, Arizona 1 Chicago Cubs 4, Detroit 3 Kansas City 2, Milwaukee 1

Minnesota 11, Philadelphia 7 Chicago White Sox 6, St. Louis 1 Oakland 8, Colorado 5 Angels at Dodgers (n) San Diego at Seattle (n) NATIONAL LEAGUE Houston at San Francisco (n)

UPCOMING Interleague

TODAY’S GAMES Washington (Strasburg 7-1) at Toronto (Drabek 4-6), 11:37 a.m. Pittsburgh (Correia 2-5) at Baltimore (Matusz 5-6), 6:05 p.m. Boston (Doubront 6-3) at Miami (Nolasco 6-4), 6:10 p.m. Cleveland (D.Lowe 7-4) at Cincinnati (Leake 2-5), 6:10 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Kuroda 5-6) at Atlanta (T.Hudson 4-2), 6:10 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Dickey 9-1) at Tampa Bay (Price 8-3), 6:10 p.m. Arizona (Miley 7-2) at Texas (M.Harrison 8-3), 7:05 p.m. Detroit (Porcello 3-4) at Chicago Cubs (Garza 2-4), 7:05 p.m. Milwaukee (Wolf 2-5) at Kansas City (Hochevar 3-7), 7:10 p.m. Philadelphia (Hamels 8-3) at Minnesota (Walters 2-1), 7:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Peavy 6-1) at St. Louis (Lynn 9-2), 7:15 p.m. Oakland (Milone 6-5) at Colorado (Outman 0-2), 7:40 p.m.

L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 7-4) at L.A. Dodgers (Eovaldi 0-2), 9:10 p.m. San Diego (Marquis 0-1) at Seattle (Noesi 2-6), 9:10 p.m. THURSDAY’S GAMES Cleveland at Cincinnati, 11:35 a.m. N.Y. Mets at Tampa Bay, 12:10 p.m. Detroit at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m. Oakland at Colorado, 2:10 p.m. Pittsburgh at Baltimore, 6:05 p.m. Arizona at Texas, 7:05 p.m. Milwaukee at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m. Philadelphia at Minnesota, 7:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox at St. Louis, 7:15 p.m. San Diego at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.

National League

TODAY’S GAME Houston (Happ 4-6) at San Francisco (M.Cain 7-2), 9:15 p.m. THURSDAY’S GAMES Houston at San Francisco, 2:45 p.m.

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Wednesday, June 13, 2012


Nats win behind Harper hits Ben Revere and Jamey Carroll each had three hits and two RBIs and Josh Willingham also homered for the Twins, who have won 10 of 13 games.

The Associated Press

Interleague Nationals 4, Blue Jays 2 TORONTO — Bryce Harper homered off the restaurant in center field, Danny Espinosa added a two-run blast, and Washington beat Toronto to extend its winning streak to five games. Jhonatan Solano added his first career homer for the Nationals, who improved to 6-2 in interleague play. Harper posted his second straight three-hit game, finishing 3 for 4. He has reached safely in eight of his past 10 plate appearances. Washington

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WASHINGTON NATIONALS’ BRYCE HARPER (34) CELEBRATES a 4-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays with his team after an interleague baseball game on Tuesday in Toronto. Red Sox 2, Marlins 1 MIAMI — Clay Buchholz outpitched Mark Buehrle, and Boston snapped a four-game losing streak with a victory over Miami. Boston

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Yankees 6, Braves 4 ATLANTA — Alex Rodriguez hit his 23rd career grand slam, matching Hall of Famer Lou Gehrig’s record, and the New York Yankees scored six runs in the eighth inning to rally for a 6-4 win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night. The Yankees, who matched their season high with their fifth straight win, have won 10 of 12. New York moved into sole possession of first place in the AL East, one game ahead of Tampa Bay Reds 7, Indians 1 CINCINNATI — Johnny and Baltimore. Cueto allowed only one New York Atlanta runner to reach second ab r h bi ab r h bi Jeter ss 5 1 2 0 Bourn cf 5 1 10 base during his second Grndrs cf 5 1 2 0 Prado lf 5 1 10 complete game of the seaTeixeir 1b 2 1 0 0 McCnn c 5 1 20 AlRdrg 3b 5 1 1 4 Uggla 2b 3 1 10 son, and Joey Votto hit Cano 2b 4 1 1 0 M.Diaz rf 3 0 13 a two-run homer to lead Swisher rf 4 1 2 2 Heywrd rf 1 0 01 AnJons lf 3 0 0 0 C.Jones 3b 4 0 20 Cincinnati over CleveWise pr-lf 0 0 0 0 FFrmn 1b 4 0 00 CStwrt c 3 0 1 0 Smmns ss 3 0 20 land. ErChvz ph 1 0 0 0 Minor p 2 0 00 Rapada p 0 0 0 0 Venters p 0 0 00 RSorin p 0 0 0 0 Gearrin p 0 0 00 Saathia p 2 0 0 0 D.Ross ph 1 0 00 Martin ph-c 2 0 0 0 CMrtnz p 0 0 00 Totals 36 6 9 6 Totals 36 4 10 4 New York 000 000 060—6 Atlanta 300 000 100—4 LOB-New York 7, Atlanta 9. 2B-Swisher (17), McCann 2 (7), Uggla (14), M.Diaz (4), Simmons (2). HR-Al.Rodriguez (10), Swisher (10). SB-Wise (4), Bourn (17). S-Minor. IP H R ER BB SO New York Sabathia W,8-3 7 10 4 4 2 6 Rapada H,5 1 0 0 0 1 1 R.Soriano S,10-11 1 0 0 0 0 2 Atlanta Minor 7 1/3 5 1 1 1 4 Venters L,3-3 0 3 4 4 1 0 Gearrin 2/3 1 1 1 0 1 C.Martinez 1 0 0 0 1 1 Venters pitched to 4 batters in the 8th. HBP-by Gearrin (An.Jones). WP-Gearrin. T-3:04. A-41,452 (49,586).

Mets 11, Rays 2 ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. — Chris Young settled down after a shaky first inning to get his first win in more than a year and the New York Mets beat Tampa Bay. Rookie Jordany Valdespin drove in a careerhigh four runs, three with a pair of two-out hits as New York’s designated hitter. New York

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Orioles 8, Pirates 6 BALTIMORE — Brian Roberts returned from a 13-month layoff to get three hits and an RBI, and Baltimore homered three times in a victory against Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh

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Rangers 9, Diamondbacks 1 ARLINGTON, TEXAS — Colby Lewis retired the first 16 batters and finished with a four-hitter, leading the Texas Rangers over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Lewis (5-5) struck out seven and walked one as Texas ended Arizona’s five-game winning streak. Lewis did not permit a runner until Aaron Hill hit a one-out single to left field on an 0-2 pitch in the sixth inning. Ian Kennedy (5-6) gave up six runs and 10 hits in 5 2-3 innings. He arrived in Texas on a private plane earlier in the day after wife Allison gave birth to their second daughter, Renee Elaine, on Sunday. Arizona

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White Sox 6, Cardinals 1 ST. LOUIS — A.J. Pierzynski hit a two-run homer, rookie left-hander Jose Quintana allowed one run over 5 1-3 innings and the streaking Chicago White Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals. Paul Konerko had three singles on a 3-for-4 night to lift his majors-best average to .373, Adam Dunn added a solo homer — his 21st — and Orlando Hudson hit a two-run triple for Chicago. Chicago

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Twins 11, Phillies 7 MINNEAPOLIS — Trevor Plouffe had a homer, a double and three RBIs to lead the Minnesota Twins to a victory over Philadelphia.

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Cubs 4, Tigers 3 CHICAGO — Darwin Barney had three RBIs and the Chicago Cubs used shortstop Jhonny Peralta’s two throwing errors in the eighth inning to push across the winning run in a victory over the Detroit Tigers. With two outs and two on, Tony Campana hit a grounder to Peralta, whose throw pulled Ramon Santiago off the bag at second. Starlin Castro then hit another grounder to Peralta and the veteran infielder threw wide of first, allowing Barney to scamper home. Detroit

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Athletics 8, Rockies 5 DENVER — Bartolo Colon settled down after a rough start to pitch effectively for five innings, Brandon Moss hit two home runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Colorado Rockies. Cliff Pennington and Brandon Inge also homered for Oakland. Seth Smith, a former Rockies player, doubled twice and drove in a pair of runs to help the Athletics snap a three-game losing streak and keep the Rockies winless in seven interleague games this season. It was Colorado’s sixth loss in a row overall, matching a season high. Colon trailed 4-0 after a tough first inning that Tyler Colvin began with a home run, his seventh of the season and fourth in three games. Oakland

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Playing in the developmental league helped me a lot getting CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1B 30 minutes a game “Me coming off my and those repetitions. rookie contract, a lot of I’m very confident teams may not even know right now.” what I can do. I feel I didn’t even know what I could do at that level. Playing in the developmental league helped me a lot getting 30 minutes a game and those repetitions. I’m very confident right now.” In his words, he’s also “stress free.” Wright, who is originally from Chicago, now makes his home in laidback Los Angeles. “Being in L.A., there’s so many things to do. You’ve got the water. I learned how to do a little Salsa (dancing),” Wright said with a smile. “I’m always doing music (rapping, singing, producing). It’s something that’s been a passion of mine. I guess I kept it a secret for a long time. It’s something that helps me balance life, having creative juices flowing as opposed to everything

— Former Kansas University forward Julian Wright being mandated when you are in season — having to be at this place at this time. I can let my mind go.” Music-lover Wright has started a production company. “I’d like to be more a producer than an artist,” he said. “I want to be a person that makes the song, make everybody jump up and have a good time.” When asked, he’s more than willing to sing and rap in front of an audience. “I’ve done some rapping. A lot of people haven’t heard me sing. I will get a kick out of seeing people see me sing,”

Ex-NU coach Sadler expected to join KU


By Gary Bedore

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OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER POINT GUARD RUSSELL WESTBROOK (0) CELEBRATES after a made basket as Miami Heat small forward Shane Battier looks on in Game 1 of the NBA finals on Tuesday in Oklahoma City.

Former University of Nebraska basketball coach Doc Sadler is expected to soon be named director of basketball operations at Kansas University. Sources told the Journal-World on Tuesday that Sadler, who has been on campus this week to interview with KU coach Bill Self, has been offered the job. It’s believed he has accepted or will accept and replace Barry Hinson as KU’s director of basketball operations. Hinson in March was named head coach at

Southern Illinois University. Sadler, 52, is a long-time friend of KU coach Self. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Arkansas, where he was a student manager under coach Eddie Sutton, who is one of Self’s mentors. Sadler was an assistant at Arkansas (1982-85), Lamar (1985–86), Houston (1986), Chicago State (1987–88), Texas Tech (1991–94) and Arizona State (1994–97). He compiled a 101-89 record at Nebraska the past six years, including a 3463 conference mark. Prior to that, he was head coach

at UTEP, where he went 47–16 in his two seasons. At UTEP he took over for Texas Tech coach Billy Gillispie after working on Gillipie’s UTEP staff. Gillispie is another close friend of KU’s Self. He also was a head coach at Arkansas-Fort Smith. Sadler on Tuesday morning told the Omaha World-Herald he indeed was in Lawrence and there could be discussion with Self about a job. Sadler told the paper it was unlikely anything in the way of any new job would happen before July. He said he has other situations to explore, including TV and the NBA.


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MIAMI HEAT SMALL FORWARD LEBRON JAMES DUNKS against the Oklahoma City Thunder during the first half of Game 1 of the NBA finals on Tuesday. At right is Thunder’s Kevin Durant (35).

BOX SCORE MIAMI (94) James 11-24 7-9 30, Battier 6-9 1-2 17, Haslem 2-6 0-0 4, Chalmers 5-7 0-0 12, Wade 7-19 5-5 19, Bosh 4-11 1-2 10, Miller 1-2 0-0 2, Anthony 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 36-78 14-18 94. OKLAHOMA CITY (105) Durant 12-20 8-9 36, Ibaka 5-10 0-1 10, Perkins 2-2 0-0 4, Westbrook 10-24 7-9 27, Sefolosha 2-5 5-6 9, Collison 4-5 0-0 8, Harden 2-6 0-0 5, Fisher 3-5 0-0 6, Cook 0-0 0-2 0. Totals 40-77 20-27 105. Miami 29 25 19 21— 94 Oklahoma City 22 25 27 31—105 3-Point Goals-Miami 8-19 (Battier 4-6, Chalmers 2-4, Bosh 1-3, James 1-3, Miller 0-1, Wade 0-2), Oklahoma City 5-17 (Durant 4-8, Harden 1-2, Fisher 0-1, Sefolosha 0-2, Westbrook 0-4). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Miami 38 (Haslem 11), Oklahoma City 52 (Collison 10). Assists-Miami 20 (Wade 8), Oklahoma City 22 (Westbrook 11). Total Fouls-Miami 19, Oklahoma City 16. Technicals-Battier, Westbrook. A-18,203 (18,203).

where James struggled so badly when it mattered most. He admitted letting his team down, vowing he would have no regrets about his performance this time around. Unfortunately, the result was all too familiar to the Heat. James quickly answered after Oklahoma City tied the game for the first time at 60-all midway through the third, banking in a shot

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he said. “I want to be a songwriter and producer first and foremost — artistry is just for fun.” In the music world, he’s known as Jay Midi. “It’s a stage name, something I had since I was a little kid, actually,” Wright said. “I kept it on low. It has nothing to do when I’m in my jersey playing basketball. It’s a whole different persona when I’m on the court.” Why Jay Midi? “I like Jay-Z (rap legend) a lot. The Midi? I have to get my nerd face on (to explain it). It means ‘Musical Instrumental Digital Interface.’ It had a ring to it. I like it,” Wright said. He also likes being back at KU. “I’m going back to school,” he said. “I need about 50 hours to graduate. I’ll take online courses, correspondence to earn my degree in the summer of 2013 probably. Michael Conroy/AP Photo I’ve taken a few small FORMER NEBRASKA HEAD COACH DOC SADLER DIRECTS his team in a game against classes at UCLA, but I Purdue at the Big Ten Conference tournament on March 8 in Indianapolis. Sadler said to myself, ‘I can’t get was fired by the Cornhuskers a day later on March 9 after a 12-18 season. a degree from UCLA,’” he exclaimed, noting he’s a Jayhawk forever.

Thunder James and Wade both were bent over, hands on knees, during one stoppage with about 7 minutes remaining. Durant kept pouring it on, racing down the court to throw down a fast-break dunk and later adding a three-pointer that pushed it to 87-81 with 6 1/2 minutes remaining. The Heat got within four points, but Durant hit two quick baskets and Westbrook added another for a 10-point lead with 3:35 to go. It’s been a rapid rise toward the top for the Thunder, who started 3-29 in 2008-09, their first season here after moving from Seattle. Fans were clearly embracing the finals’ arrival in Oklahoma City, where cars, buildings and even fans’ hair seemed to be painted some form or orange or blue. Fans standing until the Thunder’s first basket didn’t have to wait long, Durant knocking down a baseline jumper 70 seconds in. He made his first three shots, including two 3-pointers, but his teammates missed their first six attempts in falling into an early hole. Durant made sure they were fine at the end. Both superstars tried to downplay their individual matchup, Durant insisting it was about the team and James adamant that he didn’t care about the best player in the game argument. It was James’ supporting cast that stepped up bigger to start, the Heat hitting five of their six three-point attempts in jumping to a 29-22 lead after one quarter. Spoelstra kept Chris Bosh as a reserve, the role he has played since returning from a nine-game absence with a strained lower abdominal muscle. Smart decision, as Battier hit his first three three-point attempts in the opening minutes to spark Miami’s strong start. Durant took only one shot in the second quarter, and it wasn’t until 9 minutes had passed. By then, the Heat had built a lead as large as 13 points, keeping it in or near double digits most of the period before the Thunder sliced it to 54-47 at halftime. Seemingly every fan was wearing the blue shirts hung on their chairs before the game — an exception being rapper Lil Wayne, who caused a stir during the Western Conference finals when he posted on Twitter that the Thunder wouldn’t let him into their arena, with the team saying simply that he needed to buy tickets if he wanted to come. He did, he and his guest both wearing black. The sea of blue around the court looked like the scene last year in Dallas,

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

NBA FINALS AT A GLANCE (x-if necessary) (Best-of-7) FINALS Oklahoma City vs. Miami Tuesday: Oklahoma City 105, Miami 94. Oklahoma City leads series, 1-0 Thursday: Miami at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m. Sunday: Oklahoma City at Miami, 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 19: Oklahoma City at Miami, 8 p.m. x-Thursday, June 21: Oklahoma City at Miami, 8 p.m. x-Sunday, June 24: Miami at Oklahoma City, 7 p.m. x-Tuesday, June 26: Miami at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

and powering in for a layup and a quick four-point lead. The Heat pushed the lead back to five but the Thunder kept coming, finally pulling ahead for the first time when Westbrook darted into the lane and was fouled while scoring with 16.4 seconds remaining, the free throw making it 74-73.

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June 20 Game 10 — Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 loser, 7 p.m. June 21 Game 11 — Game 6 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 4 p.m. Game 12 — Game 8 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 8 p.m. June 22 x-Game 13 — Game 6 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 4 p.m. x-Game 14 — Game 8 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 8 p.m. If only one game is necessary, it will start at 7 p.m. Championship Series (Best-of-3) June 24 Game 1 — 7 p.m. June 25 Game 2 — 7 p.m. June 26 x-Game 1 — 7 p.m.


ATP World Tour Money Leaders

Through June 11 1. Rafael Nadal 2. Novak Djokovic 3. Roger Federer 4. David Ferrer 5. Andy Murray 6. Tomas Berdych 7. Juan Martin del Potro 8. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 9. Nicolas Almagro 10. Janko Tipsarevic 11. John Isner 12. Radek Stepanek 13. Gilles Simon 14. Fernando Verdasco 15. Milos Raonic 16. Richard Gasquet 17. Juan Monaco 18. Max Mirnyi 18. Daniel Nestor 20. Jurgen Melzer 21. Marcel Granollers 22. Andreas Seppi 23. Stanislas Wawrinka 24. Philipp Kohlschreiber 25. Viktor Troicki 26. Kei Nishikori 27. Leander Paes 28. Alexandr Dolgopolov 29. Bob Bryan 29. Mike Bryan 31. Pablo Andujar 32. Michael Llodra 33. Kevin Anderson 34. Mikhail Youzhny 35. Feliciano Lopez 36. Albert Ramos 37. Lukasz Kubot 38. Jarkko Nieminen 39. Marc Lopez 40. Bernard Tomic 41. Denis Istomin 42. Gael Monfils 43. Carlos Berlocq 44. Mariusz Fyrstenberg 45. Marcin Matkowski 46. Santiago Giraldo 47. Julien Benneteau 48. Nikolay Davydenko 49. David Nalbandian 50. Florian Mayer


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All-Star Game Voting


EASTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA D.C. 8 4 3 27 28 19 New York 8 3 2 26 26 18 Sporting K.C. 8 3 1 25 17 10 Columbus 5 4 3 18 13 13 Chicago 5 5 3 18 15 17 New England 5 7 1 16 18 18 Houston 4 4 4 16 13 15 Montreal 3 7 3 12 15 21 Philadelphia 2 7 2 8 8 14 Toronto FC 1 9 0 3 8 21 WESTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA Real Salt Lake 9 3 2 29 22 14 San Jose 8 3 3 27 27 17 Seattle 7 3 3 24 16 9 Vancouver 6 3 4 22 16 15 Colorado 6 6 1 19 20 18 Chivas USA 4 6 3 15 9 14 Portland 3 5 4 13 12 15 FC Dallas 3 8 4 13 15 24 Los Angeles 3 8 2 11 15 21 NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. Saturday’s Games Colorado at Vancouver, 6 p.m. D.C. United at Philadelphia, 6 p.m. FC Dallas at Houston, 6:30 p.m. Columbus at New England, 6:30 p.m. Seattle FC at Montreal, 6:30 p.m. Toronto FC at Sporting Kansas City, 7:30 p.m. Real Salt Lake at Chivas USA, 9:30 p.m. Sunday’s Games New York at Chicago, 4 p.m. Portland at Los Angeles, 6 p.m.

2012 European Championship Glance FIRST ROUND GROUP A

GP W D L GF GA PTS Russia 2 1 1 0 5 2 4 Czech Republic 2 1 0 1 3 5 3 Poland 2 0 2 0 2 2 2 Greece 2 0 1 1 2 4 1 June 8 At Warsaw, Poland Poland 1, Greece 1 At Wroclaw, Poland Russia 4, Czech Republic 1 Tuesday’s Games At Wroclaw, Poland Czech Republic 2, Greece 1 At Warsaw, Poland Poland 1, Russia 1 Saturday’s Games At Warsaw, Poland Greece vs. Russia, 1:45 p.m. At Wroclaw, Poland Czech Republic vs. Poland, 1:45 p.m. GROUP B GP W D L GF GA PTS Denmark 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 Germany 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 Netherlands 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 Portugal 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 June 9 At Kharkiv, Ukraine Denmark 1, Netherlands 0 At Lviv, Ukraine Germany 1, Portugal 0 Today’s Games At Lviv, Ukraine Denmark vs. Portugal, 11 a.m. At Kharkiv, Ukraine Netherlands vs. Germany, 1:45 p.m. Sunday’s Games At Kharkiv, Ukraine Portugal vs. Netherlands, 1:45 p.m. At Lviv, Ukraine Denmark vs. Germany, 1:45 p.m. GROUP C GP W D L GF GA PTS Croatia 1 1 0 0 3 1 3 Italy 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 Spain 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 Ireland 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 June 10 At Gdansk, Poland Spain 1, Italy 1 At Poznan, Poland Croatia 3, Ireland 1 Thursday’s Games At Poznan, Poland Italy vs. Croatia, 11 a.m. At Gdansk, Poland Spain vs. Ireland, 1:45 p.m. Monday’s Games At Gdansk, Poland Croatia vs. Spain, 1:45 p.m. At Poznan, Poland Italy vs. Ireland, 1:45 p.m. GROUP D GP W D L GF GA PTS Ukraine 1 1 0 0 2 1 3 England 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 France 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 Sweden 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 June 11 At Donetsk, Ukraine France 1, England 1 At Kiev, Ukraine Ukraine 2, Sweden 1 Friday’s Games At Kiev, Ukraine Sweden vs. England, 11 a.m. At Donetsk, Ukraine Ukraine vs. France, 1:45 p.m. June 19 At Kiev, Ukraine Sweden vs. France, 1:45 p.m. At Donetsk, Ukraine England vs. Ukraine, 1:45 p.m.

International Scores

(Home nations listed first) World Cup Qualifying North and Central America and Caribbean Semifinals Group A Antigua and Barbuda 0, Jamaica 0 Guatemala 1, United States 1 Group B Guyana 0, Costa Rica 4 El Salvador 1, Mexico 2 Group C Canada 0, Honduras 0 Panama 1, Cuba 0

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UNITED STATES’ CLINT DEMPSEY CELEBRATES after scoring in the 40th minute against Guatemala during a 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match on Tuesday in Guatemala City. Marco Pappa scored on a free kick in the 83rd minute, giving 85th-ranked Guatemala a 1-1 tie against the 25thranked Americans.

Asia Final Round Group A Iran 0, Qatar 0 South Korea 3, Lebanon 0 Group B Australia 1, Japan 1 Iraq 1, Oman 1 European Championship First Round Group A At Warsaw, Poland Poland 1, Russia 1 At Wroclaw, Poland Czech Republic 2, Greece 1 Exhibition Malaysia 2, Singapore 0 Philippines 3, Guam 0 At Cairo Bahrain 0, Kuwait 1

U.S. Open Tee Times

June 14-17 At Olympic Club (Lake Course) San Francisco Purse: $6 million Yardage: 7,170; Par: 70 (34-36) (a-amateur) Thursday-Friday First hole-Ninth hole 10:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m. — Scott Langley, Manchester, Mo.; Steve Lebrun, West Palm Beach, Fla.; a-Beau Hossler, Mission Viejo, Calif. 10:26 a.m.-3:41 p.m. — Jason Bohn, Acworth, Ga.; Raphael Jacquelin, France; J.B. Park, South Korea 10:37 a.m.-3:52 p.m. — Michael Thompson, Birmingham, Ala.; Colt Knost, Dallas; Steve Marino, St. Simons Island, Ga. 10:48 a.m.-4:03 p.m. — Brendan Jones, Australia; George Coetzee, South Africa; Gregory Bourdy, France 10:59 a.m.-4:14 p.m. — a-Patrick Cantlay, Los Alamitos, Calif.; Jonathan Byrd, Sea Island, Ga.; Kyle Stanley, Gig Harbor, Wash. 11:10 a.m.-4:25 p.m. — Retief Goosen, South Africa; Vijay Singh, Fiji; Zach Johnson, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 11:21 a.m.-4:36 p.m. — a-Andy Zhang, Reunion, Fla.; Hiroyuki Fujita, Japan; Mark Wilson, Elmhurst, Ill. 11:32 a.m.-4:47 p.m. — Adam Scott, Australia; Keegan Bradley, Jupiter, Fla.; Webb Simpson, Charlotte, N.C. 11:43 a.m.-4:58 p.m. — Tim Clark, South Africa; Toru Taniguchi, Japan; Rod Pampling, Australia 11:54 a.m.-5:09 p.m. — Francesco Molinari, Italy; Bo Van Pelt, Jenks, Okla.; Peter Hanson, Sweden 12:05 p.m.-5:20 p.m. — D.A. Points, Windermere, Fla.; Lee Dong-hwan, South Korea; Kevin Streelman, Scottsdale, Ariz. 12:16 p.m.-5:31 p.m. — Edward Loar, Dallas; Paul Claxton, Claxton, Ga.; Alistair Presnell, Australia 12:27 p.m.-5:42 p.m. — Mark McCormick, Middletown, N.J.; a-Nick Sherwood, Albany, Ore.; Cole Howard, Fort Worth, Texas 3:45 p.m.-10 a.m. — Casey Martin, Eugene, Ore.; a-Cameron Wilson, Rowayton, Conn.; Dennis Miller, Youngstown, Ohio 3:56 p.m.-10:11 a.m. — Jim Herman, Palm City, Fla.; William Lunde, Las Vegas; David Mathis, Wake Forest, N.C. 4:07 p.m.-10:22 a.m. — Nicolas Colsaerts, Belgium; Charlie Wi, South Korea; Simon Dyson, England 4:18 p.m.-10:33 a.m. — Alvaro Quiros, Spain; Gary Woodland, Topeka, Kan.; John Senden, Australia 4:29 p.m.-10:44 a.m. — Rory McIlroy, Northern Ireland; Luke Donald, England; Lee Westwood, England 4:40 p.m.-10:55 a.m. — Jim Furyk, Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.; Sergio Garcia, Spain; Graeme McDowell, Northern Ireland 4:51 p.m.-11:06 a.m. — Stewart Cink, Duluth, Ga.; Trevor Immelman, South Africa; Lucas Glover, Sea Island, Ga. 5:02 p.m.-11:17 a.m. Ernie Els, South Africa; Geoff Ogilvy, Australia; Angel Cabrera, Argentina 5:13 p.m.-11:28 a.m. — Martin Laird, Scotland; Ben Crane, Beaverton, Ore.; Anders Hansen, Denmark 5:24 p.m.-11:39 a.m. — Matteo Manassero, Italy; Aaron Baddeley, Australia; Miguel Angel Jimenez, Spain 5:35 p.m.-11:50 a.m. — Brian Harman, St. Simons Island, Ga.; Spencer Levin, Elk Grove, Calif.; Mikko Ilonen, Finland 5:46 p.m.-12:01 p.m. — Brice Garnett, Gallatin, Mo.; Justin Hicks, Royal Palm Beach, Fla.; Jesse Mueller, Mesa, Ariz. 5:57 p.m.-12:12 p.m. — Brian Rowell, Lafayette, La.; a-Alberto Sanchez, Nogales, Ariz.; Brian Gaffney, Monmouth Beach, N.J. Thursday-Friday Ninth hole-First hole 10 a.m.-3:45 p.m. — Shane Bertsch, Parker, Colo.; Martin Flores, Dallas; Tommy Biershenk, Inman, S.C. 10:11 a.m.-3:56 p.m. — Scott Piercy, Las Vegas; Matthew Baldwin, England; Matt Bettencourt, Greenville, S.C. 10:22 a.m.-4:07 p.m. — Thomas Bjorn, Denmark; Kevin Na, Las Vegas; Branden Grace, South Africa 10:33 a.m.-4:18 p.m. — Phil Mickelson, Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.; Tiger Woods, Hobe Sound, Fla.; Bubba Watson,

Scottsdale, Ariz. 10:44 a.m.-4:29 p.m. — Joe Ogilvie, Austin, Texas; Stephen Ames, Canada; Tim Herron, Deephaven, Minn. 10:55 a.m.-4:40 p.m. — Davis Love III, Sea Island, Ga.; Padraig Harrington, Ireland; David Toms, Shreveport, La. 11:06 a.m.-4:51 p.m. — Carl Pettersson, Sweden; Charl Schwartzel, South Africa; Charles Howell III, Windermere, Fla. 11:17 a.m.-5:02 p.m. — Robert Karlsson, Sweden; Bob Estes, Austin, Texas; Robert Rock, England 11:28 a.m.-5:13 p.m. — K.J. Choi, South Korea; Y.E. Yang, South Korea; K.T. Kim, South Korea 11:39 a.m.-5:24 p.m. — Fredrik Jacobson, Sweden; Robert Garrigus, Phoenix; Alexander Noren, Sweden 11:50 a.m.-5:35 p.m. — Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano, Spain; Bae Sangmoon, South Korea; Rafael CabreraBello, Spain 12:01 p.m.-5:46 p.m. — Marc Warren, Scotland; Anthony Summers, Australia; Michael Allen, Scottsdale, Ariz. 12:12 p.m.-5:57 p.m. — Hunter Hamrick, Montgomery, Ala.; Tim Weinhart, Alpharetta, Ga.; Scott Smith, Fallon, Nev. 3:30 p.m.-10:15 a.m. — John Peterson, Baton Rouge, La.; Morgan Hoffmann, Jupiter, Fla.; Aaron Watkins, Mesa, Ariz. 3:41 p.m.-10:26 a.m. — Jeff Curl, Birmingham, Ala.; Nicholas Thompson, Coral Springs, Fla.; Casey Wittenberg, Memphis, Tenn. 3:52 p.m.-10:37 a.m. — Soren Kjeldsen, Denmark; Chez Reavie, Scottsdale, Ariz.; Peter Lawrie, Ireland 4:03 p.m.-10:48 a.m. — Michael Campbell, New Zealand; Olin Browne, Tequesta, Fla.; Joe Durant, Pensacola, Fla. 4:14 p.m.-10:59 a.m. — Bill Haas, Greenville, S.C.; Nick Watney, Las Vegas; a-Jordan Spieth, Dallas. 4:25 p.m.-11:10 a.m. — Martin Kaymer, Germany; Hunter Mahan, Colleyville, Texas; Justin Rose, England 4:36 p.m.-11:21 a.m. — Steve Stricker, Madison, Wis.; Ian Poulter, England; Matt Kuchar, St. Simons Island, Ga. 4:47 p.m.-11:32 a.m. — Jason Day, Australia; Louis Oosthuizen, South Africa; Jason Dufner, Auburn, Ala. 4:58 p.m.-11:43 a.m. — Rickie Fowler, Murrieta, Calif.; Ryo Ishikawa, Japan; Dustin Johnson, Jupiter, Fla. 5:09 p.m.-11:54 a.m. — Hunter Haas, Fort Worth, Texas; Tadahiro Takayama, Japan; Lee Slattery, England 5:20 p.m.-12:05 p.m. — Alex Cejka, Germany; Kevin Chappell, Fresno, Calif.; Blake Adams, Eatonton, Ga. 5:31 p.m.-12:16 p.m. — James Hahn, San Bruno, Calif.; Darron Stiles, Pinehurst, N.C.; Roberto Castro, Alpharetta, Ga. 5:42 p.m.-12:27 p.m. — a-Brooks Koepka, Tallahassee, Fla.; Kyle Thompson, Greenville, S.C.; Samuel Osborne, England

FedExCup Standings Through June 10 Player Points 1. Jason Dufner 1,735 2. Hunter Mahan 1,477 3. Tiger Woods 1,404 4. Zach Johnson 1,386 5. Bubba Watson 1,372 6. Rory McIlroy 1,372 7. Phil Mickelson 1,307 8. Matt Kuchar 1,300 9. Carl Pettersson 1,258 10. Rickie Fowler 1,169 11. Johnson Wagner 1,124 12. Justin Rose 1,121 13. Luke Donald 1,070 14. John Huh 982 15. Kyle Stanley 981 16. Mark Wilson 940 17. Bill Haas 922 18. Dustin Johnson 898 19. Brandt Snedeker 888 20. Ben Curtis 886 21. Keegan Bradley 874 22. Steve Stricker 855 23. Martin Laird 847 24. Jim Furyk 817 25. Ben Crane 747 26. Kevin Na 741 27. Ernie Els 714 28. Robert Garrigus 709 29. Spencer Levin 695 30. Louis Oosthuizen 672 31. D.A. Points 662 32. Webb Simpson 659 33. Jonathan Byrd 641 34. Ryan Palmer 641 35. Matt Every 641 36. Charlie Wi 626 37. Charles Howell III 621 38. Lee Westwood 618 39. John Rollins 611 40. Bo Van Pelt 610 41. Ken Duke 604 42. George McNeill 572 43. Kevin Stadler 561 44. Cameron Tringale 548 45. Brian Davis 546 46. Graeme McDowell 542 47. John Senden 532 48. Brendon de Jonge 516 49. Sean O’Hair 514 50. Sang-Moon Bae 510 51. Aaron Baddeley 506 52. Dicky Pride 503 53. Ryan Moore 500 54. Jeff Overton 495 55. Rory Sabbatini 494

Money $3,800,172 $3,211,068 $2,964,050 $3,033,525 $3,204,778 $3,164,700 $2,838,778 $3,082,409 $2,459,113 $2,692,753 $2,093,283 $2,549,902 $2,299,506 $2,120,080 $2,022,213 $1,953,639 $1,887,862 $1,815,950 $1,757,814 $2,154,480 $1,710,477 $1,743,048 $1,885,834 $1,662,555 $1,508,555 $1,637,637 $1,444,378 $1,329,838 $1,240,911 $1,535,067 $1,345,313 $1,295,197 $1,464,320 $1,163,762 $1,365,897 $1,166,174 $896,483 $1,529,195 $1,183,937 $1,356,367 $1,155,835 $1,020,035 $1,035,276 $1,010,016 $941,543 $1,131,568 $925,578 $736,675 $776,434 $967,285 $991,289 $1,088,363 $933,709 $845,378 $962,940

56. Bud Cauley 492 57. Scott Piercy 485 58. Jimmy Walker 483 59. Greg Owen 477 60. Pat Perez 473 61. Bryce Molder 460 62. Seung-Yul Noh 456 63. Jonas Blixt 455 64. John Merrick 454 65. Harris English 449 66. Geoff Ogilvy 445 67. Chris Stroud 440 68. Greg Chalmers 434 69. Tom Gillis 432 70. Nick Watney 416 71. Robert Allenby 415 72. John Mallinger 410 73. J.B. Holmes 410 74. David Toms 409 75. Ian Poulter 407 76. Vijay Singh 400 77. Marc Leishman 397 78. Henrik Stenson 394 79. Harrison Frazar 386 80. Daniel Summerhays379 81. Bob Estes 379 82. Andres Romero 377 83. Ricky Barnes 376 84. Colt Knost 370 85. Chad Campbell 370 86. K.J. Choi 367 87. Martin Flores 365 88. Sergio Garcia 364 89. Padraig Harrington360 90. Michael Thompson358 91. Brian Gay 357 92. James Driscoll 350 92. David Hearn 350 94. Charl Schwartzel 348 95. Jeff Maggert 345 96. Boo Weekley 335 97. Charley Hoffman 334 98. Chris Kirk 318 99. Roberto Castro 312 100. Trevor Immelman309 101. J.J. Henry 307 102. David Mathis 306 103. Graham DeLaet 302 104. Adam Scott 300 105. Tommy Gainey 300 106. Fredrik Jacobson 298 107. Blake Adams 297 108. Billy Mayfair 296 109. William McGirt 289 110. Brendan Steele 288 111. Brian Harman 287 112. Jason Day 286 113. Davis Love III 285 114. Kevin Streelman 279 115. Kyle Reifers 268 116. Kris Blanks 268 117. Will Claxton 268 118. Tim Herron 267 119. Kevin Chappell 260 120. Rod Pampling 260 121. Gary Woodland 258 122. Erik Compton 248 123. Stewart Cink 248 124. Josh Teater 245 125. Y.E. Yang 225 126. J.J. Killeen 222 127. Nick O’Hern 220 128. Bobby Gates 220 129. Vaughn Taylor 217 130. Jerry Kelly 213 131. Camilo Villegas 212 132. Jhonattan Vegas 211 133. Mark Anderson 205 134. Chris DiMarco 205 135. Bill Lunde 204 136. Jarrod Lyle 199 137. Brendon Todd 196 138. Jason Bohn 186 139. Hunter Haas 186 140. D.J. Trahan 184 141. Brandt Jobe 182 142. Heath Slocum 181 143. Danny Lee 180 144. Miguel A. Carballo178 145. Joe Durant 178 146. Gary Christian 174 147. Justin Leonard 173 148. Robert Karlsson 162 149. Chez Reavie 155 150. Scott Stallings 152

Charles Schwab Cup Leaders

$771,461 $852,965 $871,808 $827,163 $795,467 $747,195 $755,692 $873,798 $746,633 $818,206 $744,108 $832,236 $564,322 $726,804 $735,659 $759,557 $623,490 $755,430 $795,087 $862,992 $630,805 $652,982 $701,103 $720,635 $674,625 $651,579 $700,619 $626,889 $746,846 $508,149 $563,476 $557,767 $757,172 $741,921 $520,050 $607,483 $560,078 $585,355 $766,600 $503,193 $627,199 $604,519 $549,571 $345,674 $476,104 $556,911 $564,940 $526,902 $619,930 $545,281 $540,462 $504,144 $477,637 $403,418 $599,915 $473,018 $559,831 $499,216 $545,797 $334,158 $365,659 $351,062 $329,970 $279,563 $403,808 $364,364 $230,988 $361,452 $248,976 $309,336 $238,485 $395,306 $332,548 $330,618 $259,733 $290,001 $454,357 $290,922 $298,213 $253,553 $363,685 $374,181 $262,639 $327,865 $342,125 $288,889 $185,666 $218,747 $212,401 $355,628 $222,502 $301,452 $250,487 $193,705 $187,341

Through June 3 Player Points Money 1. Bernhard Langer 1,115 $917,892 2. Tom Lehman 1,046 $805,507 3. Michael Allen 1,041 $1,071,282 4. John Cook 789 $680,529 5. Roger Chapman 756 $382,510 6. Fred Couples 610 $557,554 7. Jay Haas 566 $680,125 8. Kenny Perry 547 $606,645 9. Fred Funk 507 $518,558 10. Brad Bryant 504 $472,043 11. Chien Soon Lu 493 $354,480 12. Jeff Sluman 474 $531,608 13. Corey Pavin 466 $534,624 14. Peter Senior 463 $516,010 15. David Frost 429 $486,083 16. Bill Glasson 397 $374,808 17. Dan Forsman 380 $494,628 18. Russ Cochran 337 $360,538 19. Hale Irwin 323 $225,525 20. Mark Calcavecchia286 $438,205 21. Loren Roberts 263 $472,856 22. Bobby Clampett 234 $259,623 23. Mike Goodes 217 $359,229 24. Joey Sindelar 207 $302,574 25. Gary Hallberg 202 $310,451 26. Larry Mize 198 $344,049 27. Steve Pate 187 $219,188 28. Jay Don Blake 186 $339,659 29. Kirk Triplett 182 $221,052 30. David Eger 170 $276,857 31. Sandy Lyle 148 $143,693 31. Joe Daley 148 $118,420

33. Olin Browne 34. Tom Kite 35. Tom Pernice Jr. 36. Brad Faxon 36. Tom Purtzer 36. Andy Bean 39. John Huston 40. Rod Spittle 41. Mark McNulty 42. Andrew Magee 43. Jim Thorpe 44. Tom Watson 45. Nick Price 46. Jeff Freeman 47. Andy North 48. Gene Jones 48. Tom Byrum 50. Mark Wiebe 50. Lonnie Nielsen 52. Tom Jenkins 52. Bruce Fleisher 52. Ian Baker-Finch

138 128 105 91 91 91 88 85 72 70 66 60 58 56 47 43 43 40 40 37 37 37

$254,109 $200,707 $185,435 $192,774 $159,196 $115,780 $178,443 $194,011 $186,442 $81,220 $162,244 $60,000 $137,103 $79,107 $71,800 $66,500 $65,550 $143,415 $65,059 $122,651 $67,573 $37,313

NASCAR Sprint Cup Leaders

Through June 10 Points 1, Matt Kenseth, 523. 2, Dale Earnhardt Jr., 513. 3, Greg Biffle, 507. 4, Denny Hamlin, 504. 5, Jimmie Johnson, 493. 6, Kevin Harvick, 470. 7, Martin Truex Jr., 465. 8, Tony Stewart, 448. 9, Clint Bowyer, 443. 10, Brad Keselowski, 426. 11, Carl Edwards, 423. 12, Kyle Busch, 420. 13, Paul Menard, 399. 14, Ryan Newman, 398. 15, Joey Logano, 398. 16, Kasey Kahne, 380. 17, Marcos Ambrose, 352. 18, Jeff Burton, 351. 19, Jamie McMurray, 346. 20, Aric Almirola, 345. Money 1, Jimmie Johnson, $4,043,272. 2, Matt Kenseth, $3,907,780. 3, Denny Hamlin, $3,125,104. 4, Greg Biffle, $2,979,418. 5, Tony Stewart, $2,974,650. 6, Kyle Busch, $2,925,430. 7, Dale Earnhardt Jr., $2,904,420. 8, Kevin Harvick, $2,601,669. 9, Brad Keselowski, $2,554,850. 10, Martin Truex Jr., $2,390,494. 11, Carl Edwards, $2,375,633. 12, Ryan Newman, $2,305,035. 13, Jeff Gordon, $2,282,362. 14, Jeff Burton, $2,281,005. 15, A J Allmendinger, $2,192,535. 16, Clint Bowyer, $2,114,164. 17, Kasey Kahne, $2,051,711. 18, Aric Almirola, $2,040,909. 19, Marcos Ambrose, $2,020,532. 20, Jamie McMurray, $1,976,197.

IndyCar Points Leaders Through June 9 1. Will Power, 256. 2. Scott Dixon, 220. 3. James Hinchcliffe, 208. 4. Helio Castroneves, 203. 5. Simon Pagenaud, 199. 6. Dario Franchitti, 192. 7. Ryan Hunter-Reay, 181. 8. Ryan Briscoe, 177. 9. Tony Kanaan, 160. 10. Justin Wilson, 156. 11. Graham Rahal, 149. 12. J.R. Hildebrand, 149. 13. Oriol Servia, 141. 14. Charlie Kimball, 132. 15. Takuma Sato, 124. 16. Rubens Barrichello, 118. 17. E.J. Viso, 118. 18. Marco Andretti, 118. 19. Mike Conway, 111. 20. James Jakes, 109. 21. Josef Newgarden, 104. 22. Ed Carpenter, 103. 23. Alex Tagliani, 102. 24. Sebastien Bourdais, 86. 25. Simona de Silvestro, 83. 26. Katherine Legge, 76. 27. Ana Beatriz, 28. 28. Townsend Bell, 26. 29. Michel Jourdain, 16. 30. Sebastian Saavedra, 14. 31. Bryan Clauson, 13. 32. Wade Cunningham, 13. 33. Jean Alesi, 13.

NCAA College World Series Glance

At TD Ameritrade Park Omaha Omaha, Neb. Double Elimination x-if necessary Friday’s Games Game 1 — Stony Brook (52-13) vs. UCLA (47-14), 4 p.m. Game 2 — Arizona (43-17) vs. Florida State (48-15), 8 p.m. Saturday’s Games Game 3 — Kent State (46-18) vs. Arkansas (44-20), 4 p.m. Game 4 — South Carolina (45-17) vs. Florida (47-18), 8 p.m. Sunday’s Games Game 5 — Game 1 loser vs. Game 2 loser, 4 p.m. Game 6 — Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, 8 p.m. Monday’s Games Game 7 — Game 3 loser vs. Game 4 loser, 4 p.m. Game 8 — Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner, 8 p.m. June 19 Game 9 — Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 loser, 7 p.m.

July 10 at Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City Voting released June 12 American League FIRST BASE — 1, Prince Fielder, Tigers, 1,421,786. 2, Paul Konerko, White Sox, 1,147,089. 3, Mark Teixeira, Yankees, 991,075. 4, Mitch Moreland, Rangers, 852,091. 5, Albert Pujols, Angels, 707,779 . SECOND BASE — 1, Ian Kinsler, Rangers, 1,920,364. 2, Robinson Cano, Yankees, 1,732,359. 3, Dustin Pedroia, Red Sox, 1,037,522. 4, Robert Andino, Orioles, 402,083. 5, Jason Kipnis, Indians, 357,651 . SHORTSTOP — 1, Derek Jeter, Yankees, 2,419,508. 2, Elvis Andrus, Rangers, 1,448,544. 3, J.J. Hardy, Orioles, 663,042. 4, Asdrubal Cabrera, Indians, 514,741. 5, Alcides Escobar, Royals, 493,947. THIRD BASE — 1, Adrian Beltre, Rangers, 1,634,057. 2, Miguel Cabrera, Tigers, 1,313,063. 3, Evan Longoria, Rays, 1,061,901. 4, Alex Rodriguez, Yankees, 927,163. 5, Mike Moustakas, Royals, 548,936 . OUTFIELD — 1, Josh Hamilton, Rangers, 3,833,504. 2, Curtis Granderson, Yankees, 2,033,239. 3, Nelson Cruz, Rangers, 1,398,534. 4, Jose Bautista, Blue Jays, 1,357,784. 5, Adam Jones, Orioles, 1,318,091. 6, David Murphy, Rangers, 884,522. 7, Nick Swisher, Yankees, 862,648. 8, Jeff Francoeur, Royals, 654,999. 9, Brett Gardner, Yankees, 612,306. 10, Ichiro Suzuki, Mariners, 605,663. 11, Austin Jackson, Tigers, 545,032. 12, Alex Gordon, Royals, 520,156. 13, B.J. Upton, Rays, 504,914. 14, Jacoby Ellsbury, Red Sox, 503,912. 15, Nick Markakis, Orioles, 502,615. CATCHER — 1, Mike Napoli, Rangers, 1,640,160. 2, Joe Mauer, Twins, 912,997. 3, Matt Wieters, Orioles, 904,425. 4, A.J. Pierzynski, White Sox, 733,282. 5, Russell Martin, Yankees, 602,983. DESIGNATED HITTER — 1, David Ortiz, Red Sox, 1,758,369. 2, Michael Young, Rangers, 1,396,802. 3, Raul Ibanez, Yankees, 752,884. 4, Adam Dunn, White Sox, 645,213. 5, Billy Butler, Royals, 617,368. National League FIRST BASE — 1, Joey Votto, Reds, 2,108,725. 2, Lance Berkman, Cardinals, 851,373. 3, Freddie Freeman, Braves, 828,759. 4, Brandon Belt, Giants, 563,708. 5, Bryan LaHair, Cubs, 514,809. SECOND BASE — 1, Dan Uggla, Braves, 1,341,088. 2, Brandon Phillips, Reds, 885,250. 3, Omar Infante, Marlins, 737,715. 4, Jose Altuve, Astros, 700,640. 5, Rickie Weeks, Brewers, 642,184. SHORTSTOP — 1, Troy Tulowitzki, Rockies, 1,200,256. 2, Rafael Furcal, Cardinals: 1,183,096. 3, Starlin Castro, Cubs, 738,771. 4, Jimmy Rollins, Phillies, 684,754. 5, Jose Reyes, Marlins, 662,199 . THIRD BASE — 1, David Wright, Mets, 1,358,992. 2, Pablo Sandoval, Giants, 1,103,650. 3, David Freese, Cardinals, 1,095,206. 4, Chipper Jones, Braves, 1,054,586. 5, Placido Polanco, Phillies, 635,782. OUTFIELD — 1, Matt Kemp, Dodgers, 2,589,464. 2, Carlos Beltran, Cardinals, 1,782,831. 3, Ryan Braun, Brewers, 1,553,356. 4, Melky Cabrera, Giants, 1,357,461. 5, Andre Ethier, Dodgers, 1,142,312. 6, Matt Holliday, Cardinals, 951,652. 7, Hunter Pence, Phillies, 861,555. 8, Michael Bourn, Braves, 768,049. 9, Shane Victorino, Phillies, 733,310. 10, Carlos Gonzalez, Rockies, 728,903. 11, Andrew McCutchen, Pirates, 728,522. 12, Angel Pagan, Giants, 722,820. 13, Jason Heyward, Braves, 717,121. 14, Jay Bruce, Reds, 655,098. 15, Martin Prado, Braves, 560,943. CATCHER — 1, Buster Posey, Giants, 1,713,839. 2, Yadier Molina, Cardinals, 1,576,199. 3, Carlos Ruiz, Phillies, 1,191,194. 4, Brian McCann, Braves, 1,012,743. 5, Jonathan Lucroy, Brewers, 588,710.

BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Activated 2B Brian Roberts from the 60-day DL. Transferred OF Nolan Reimold to the 60-day DL. Optioned SS Steve Tolleson to Norfolk (IL). CLEVELAND INDIANS — Acquired RHP Esmil Rogers from Colorado for cash considerations. Designated C Luke Carlin for assignment. DETROIT TIGERS — Placed RHP Octavio Dotel on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Luke Putkonen from Toledo (IL). KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Activated 2B Chris Getz from the 15-day DL. Optioned 2B Johnny Giavotella to Omaha (PCL). TEXAS RANGERS — Placed RHP Alexi Ogando on the 15-day DL. Recalled LHP Michael Kirkman from Round Rock (PCL). TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Released OF Vladimir Guerrero from his minor league contract. Optioned INF Yan Gomes and RHP Chad Beck to Las Vegas (PCL). Recalled LHP Aaron Laffey and LHP Evan Crawford from Las Vegas. National League CHICAGO CUBS — Fired hitting coach Rudy Jaramillo. Named minor league hitting coordinator James Rowson interim hitting coach. LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Agreed to terms with OF Andre Ethier on a fiveyear contract. NEW YORK METS — Agreed to terms with C Kevin Plawecki on a minor league contract. WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Agreed to terms with 2B Anthony Renda, OF Brandon Miller, C Spence Kieboom, OF Hayden Jennings, RHP Derek Self, C Craig Manuel, RHP Brian Rauh, 3B Carlos Lopez, LHP Elliott Waterman, OF Jordan Poole, RHP Ronald Pena, RHP Blake Schwartz, RHP David Fischer, 1B Bryan Lippincott, SS James Brooks, C Austin Chubb, RHP Will Hudgins, OF Casey Selsor, RHP Kevin Dicharry, SS Hunter Bailey, RHP Leonard Hollins, RHP Michael Boyden and 2B Mike McQuillan on minor league contracts. FOOTBALL National Football League CHICAGO BEARS — Waived CB Donovan Warren. DETROIT LIONS — Signed WR Jarett Dillard. Released OT Quinn Barham. HOCKEY National Hockey League ST. LOUIS BLUES — Declined to exercise the 2012-13 contract option on Peoria (AHL) coach Jared Bednar. COLLEGE MICHIGAN STATE — Promoted men’s assistant basketball coach Dwayne Stephens to associate head coach. NEBRASKA — Signed women’s basketball coach Connie Yori to a two-year contract extension through 2017. NEW MEXICO — Named Erica Perkins Jasper women’s tennis coach and Edwina Brown women’s assistant basketball coach.



Wednesday, June 13, 2012

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Watson wary of Olympic SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Bubba Watson is a Masters champion. Yet this big hitter with an imaginative swing is wary of what awaits at the U.S. Open. So much so that he’s warning fans to beware of wild drives this week at The Olympic Club. “Hopefully I don’t hit too many people,” Watson said after playing 10 holes Tuesday morning on the tight, twisting fairways. “Hopefully they forgive me if I do.” Winning a major hasn’t changed Watson, the self-taught player who still tells it like it is. His unorthodox approach to golf and distance off the tee endears him to fans, who greeted him Tuesday with shouts of “champion Bubba” and “Master Watson.” While he obliged autograph seekers, and even shared laughs with a reporter between holes, he wasn’t laughing when asked about a demanding layout that he said could make top players look silly. “I don’t want to come out here and shoot 80,” he said. “As of right now, I don’t like it. There’s an 80 lurking. After four days of golf, if there’s not an 80, then I like it all right.” Watson has had extra time to prepare for Olympic. He missed the cut at the Memorial, and went to Scottsdale to practice. He arrived in California on Saturday night and played 18 holes Sunday, 10 Monday and 10 again Tuesday. After finishing Tuesday, he went right to the practice green, where he worked for 90 minutes. Watson, who entered the week ranked 99th on the PGA Tour in driving

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BUBBA WATSON TOSSES A BALL DURING a practice round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Tuesday at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. accuracy, insisted he can win despite that. “Yes, I believe I can the way I hit it,” said Watson, who vowed to use driver on nine holes. “Obviously this week everybody is going to have trouble hitting fairways and out of the rough. I think with my length, with my socalled strength, I can hit irons out of the rough that people can’t hit as far. If I can just putt. It comes down to putting and chipping.” Watson, 33, is playing in his sixth U.S. Open but first as a major champion, having pulled off an astounding shot from the pine straw to win the

Masters in April. His best finish in a U.S. Open was 2007 when he tied for fifth at Oakmont at 9 over. “Oakmont was probably the toughest course I’ve ever seen, the way it was set up,” he said. Olympic may match it this week, or play even tougher. He’s not sure — he’s still trying to figure out how to play several holes. Watson was particularly critical of the par-3 No. 13, where the left side has been shaved so tight it’s possible to land on the green and still end up in the hazard. And he said he had to slice a 9-iron about 40 yards on No. 14 Tues-

day just to hit the green from the middle of the fairway. “It just doesn’t make sense,” Watson said. Even a guy leading the tour in driving distance can’t reach the 670-yard par-5 No. 16 in two. “You can’t reach that hole in two from the forward tee,” Watson said. “I hit driver, driver today and still had 60 yards from the middle of the fairway.” He predicted those who hit it in the rough won’t get there in three shots. “The other parts of the golf course are just tough,” he said, predicting 5-over-par may have a shot at winning. While Watson was uneasy about Olympic, he wasn’t fretting being paired with Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson the first two days, even if he called them “legends of the game” and predicted big galleries. “I’ve played with those guys before. Know them. Good friends. Obviously you step up your game. Intimidation, no,” Watson said. Woods has lauded past Open champs at Olympic as great shot-shapers, and put the other lefty up there “as the best in this generation of players.” Shaping shots is one thing, Watson said. Keeping balls in the fairway or on the green another at Olympic. Still, no matter what happens Watson wouldn’t trade where he is right now — a major winner and father of a baby boy. Both were life-changing events, and they happened within weeks of each other as he and wife Angie adopted Caleb on March 26.

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KANSAS CITY’S ALEX GORDON CONNECTS for a firstinning home run off Milwaukee’s Zack Greinke. The Royals defeated the Brewers, 2-1, on Tuesday night in Kansas City, Mo.


The Royals picked up their starting shortstop, Alcides Escobar, along with outfielder Lorenzo Cain and minor league pitcher Jake Odorizzi in the deal. Yet many still wonder whether they were wrong to trade away one of their best homegrown pitchers.


The victory snapped the Royals’ four-game losing streak. “We ran into one of the better pitchers in baseball, if not the best on any given night,” Butler said. “You can argue Mendoza out-pitched him.” Greinke was chosen by the Royals in the first round of the 2002 draft, and they stuck by him through the well-documented personal issues that forced him to leave the game for a while. He returned to become one of baseball’s best pitchers, going 16-8 with a 2.16 ERA in 2009 to win the American League Cy Young Award. He regressed only slightly the following year, and was eventually dealt to Milwaukee after the 2010 season.


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PHIL MICKELSON LOOKS OVER A SHOT ON THE SEVENTH HOLE during a practice round for the U.S. Open golf tournament Tuesday at The Olympic Club in San Francisco.

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Phil Mickelson decided not to leave the driver at home for the U.S. Open this time. At Olympic Club this week, he might just leave it in the bag. “Well, I’m not going to take the driver out of my bag entirely like I tried at one Open,” Mickelson said Tuesday. “There are a couple of holes that you can hit driver, but very few.” For a player who never has won a U.S. Open, Lefty still hasn’t lost his sense of humor. The 41-year-old American was poking fun at himself for his infamous decision not to bring a driver to Torrey Pines in 2008. Olympic’s unleveled Lake Course is considered short — but with narrow fairways and small greens — by most U.S. Open standards, so perhaps Mickelson might get away with irons and hybrids all week. Then again, this is the one time of year that never has been kind to Mick-

First of all, I get excited to play with Tiger. I think we all do. He gets the best out of me. I think when it’s time to tee off on Thursday I’ll be ready to play.” — Professional golfer Phil Mickelson elson’s game — no matter where he is. The five-time runnerup for golf’s national championship has been on the wrong side of records at this major. Mickelson is paired with Tiger Woods and Masters champion Bubba Watson in the first two rounds beginning Thursday. It will be the first time Woods and Mickelson have been paired in the U.S. Open since the USGA grouped players off the world ranking in 2008. “It’s fabulous,” Mickelson said. “First of all, I get excited to play with Tiger, I love it. I think we all do. He gets the best out of me. I think when it’s time to tee off on Thursday I’ll be ready to play. “One of the issues I’ve

had this year (is) I’ve been a little mentally lethargic on Thursday and Friday. I won’t be this week. Second is the one player I’m most concerned about if I play my best golf that may have a chance to beat me is Tiger. And the fact that we are on the same wavelength, I’m always in favor of. Sometimes we’ll get a huge advantage in tee times, based on weather conditions or whatnot. If we’re in the same wavelength, neither of us will have a distinct advantage.” The two last played together in the final round this year at Pebble Beach, which just so happened to be Mickelson’s last victory. The rest of his season has been rather ordinary. That is, with one exception.

Mickelson played in the last group of the Masters and fell out of contention when he hit consecutive shots from the right side. The green jacket went to another lefty, Watson, a big hitter who shapes shots with the best of them — and, at times, the worst of them — on the PGA Tour. So standing alongside both Woods and Watson when the group tees off on No. 10 early Thursday morning should provide all the motivation Mickelson needs. “I think it helps me because this is a tournament where, if you look at my game from 20,000 feet, you’d say, ‘Well, that’s probably not the best setup for the way he likes to play,” Mickelson said. “And yet five times I’ve had opportunities, I’ve come close,” he said. “Could have, should have won a few of those. “And it gives me the belief that I can compete and be in contention on Sunday in this tournament.”

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Ag research funding — and influence? — shifts to corporations “In our experience, there is no correlation between naming rights and university research,” Monsanto spokeswoman Sara Miller said. Another Monsanto spokeswoman, Kelli Powers, said the company “is proud of its contributions to land-grant universities and support of university agricultural research,” whether through naming rights or student scholarships.

By Alan Scher Zagier Associated Press

COLUMBIA, MO. — The gap between federal support for agricultural research at large public universities and private investment continues to grow — and the divide comes with increased threats to academic freedom and more instances of meddling in the lab, a new research report suggests. A recent study by Food and Water Watch, a Washington-based environmental group, shows that nearly one-quarter of the money spent on agricultural research at landgrant universities comes from corporations, trade associations and foundations, an all-time high. Financial support from the U.S. Department of Agriculture accounts for less than 15 percent, the lowest level in nearly two decades. The consumer advocacy group’s report is rife with what it calls examples of how corporate money “corrupts” the public research mission at land-grant schools, which were created by the Morrill Act of 1862. The law provided federal land for states to establish agriculture and engineering colleges. The examples range from a University of Georgia food safety program that allows industry groups to join an advisory board in exchange for annual $20,000 donations, to an Ohio State University professor whose research on genetically modified sunflowers was blocked by two seed companies after the initial results suggested the biotech sunflowers fostered the growth of weeds. The report, entitled “Public Research, Private Gain,” also explores the blurry lines created when universities and industry work hand-in-hand, such as when South Dakota State University sued farmers over wheat seed patents as part of a publicprivate coalition formed with a Monsanto Co. subsidiary. The Missouribased company is known for aggressive litigation against what it calls seed piracy. Kansas State University, Colorado State and Texas A&M have pursued similar lawsuits.

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THE LIFE SCIENCE BUSINESS INCUBATOR on the University of Missouri Campus in Columbia is shown in this June 4, 2012, photo. Monsanto plays a prominent role on the Missouri campus, where science students attend lectures in Monsanto Auditorium and professors spin their university research off into private companies at the Monsanto Place “Life Science Business Incubator,” which was built with the help of a $2 million corporate grant. Such alliances are a far cry from land-grant universities’ historic role in promoting public knowledge and freely sharing the fruits of their research, said Patty Lovera, Food and Water Watch’s assistant director. The report notes that publicly funded university research led to the domestication of blueberries, early varieties of high-yield hybrid corn and common tools to fight soil erosion. “There’s a real sense in agriculture of what these schools used to be,” Lovera said. “There was much more trust in what they put out. This is not the same research system of decades ago, and we’re acting like it is.”

Influence not bought Deans at several agricultural schools singled out for criticism in the report maintained that while corporate support is vital, it’s unlikely to sway research results or even influence what research gets done. “We’re kind of caught between a rock and a hard place,” said Thomas Payne, dean of the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources at the University of Missouri. “In order for research to continue, we have to have support from a variety of sources.” Payne said industry support accounts for just 5 percent of the agricultural research budget at Missouri — though the Food and Water Watch report notes that the percentages were significantly

higher in the university’s plant sciences department (42 percent from 2007 to 2010) and its College of Veterinary Medicine (63 percent from 2004 to 2010). Monsanto plays a prominent role on the Missouri campus, where science students attend lectures in Monsanto Auditorium — built in part with a $950,000 grant from the St. Louis company — and professors spin their university research off into private companies at the Monsanto Place “life sciences business incubator,” which was built with the help of a $2 million corporate grant. The company and others in food and agriculture production have given substantial sums to other universities as well. There’s a $1 million Monsanto Student Services Wing at Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and a $250,000 endowed Monsanto chair in agricultural communications at the University of Illinois. Cargill Inc. donated $10 million more than a decade ago for naming rights on a plant genomics building at the University of Minnesota, while two sensory labs at Purdue carry the imprimaturs of the Kroger Co. and ConAgra Foods Inc. While the Food and Water Watch report suggests spending millions of dollars on building naming rights may also buy access to key decision makers, the donors and university officials say that’s not true.

Lemon, herbs perfect fit for chicken By Susan M. Selasky The Detroit Free Press

Readers often call me, looking for ideas to feed a crowd or unexpected guests. One of my standards is Chicken with Lemon and Herbs. I like it because it’s super easy. Take chicken thighs, brine them if you like and bake with lemon and herbs. That’s it. Add a mixed vegetable and salad, and it’s a complete meal. This dish also is relatively inexpensive to make for a crowd. For quick cooking, remove the bones. Allow extra baking time if you leave the bones in. Also, leave the skin on the chicken. It makes the meat more flavorful, and it gives your guests the option of removing it or not. Beyond the ease of making it, this dish has great flavor. You can’t go wrong with lemons and fresh herbs — they’re a natural match. This recipe calls for thyme and rosemary, but you can use other herbs, such as parsley or basil. If using rosemary, don’t worry that it will be too strong. It won’t be. And roasting the lemons mellows out the tartness.

Chicken With Lemon And Herbs Makes: 24 pieces / Preparation time: 20 minutes (plus optional brining time) / Total time: 1 hour, 20 minutes For brine (optional)

2 gallons water 1 1/2 cups kosher salt, plus additional for rub for chicken 1/2 cup sugar 24 boneless chicken thighs or small chicken breasts, with skin For chicken 4 large cloves garlic, peeled and minced, with a large pinch of kosher salt 1/4 cup olive oil 4 large lemons, each cut into six 1/4 -inch rounds 1 small bunch fresh rosemary, cut into 24 two-inch pieces 1 small bunch fresh thyme, cut into 24 two-inch pieces Shallots, cut into 1/4-inch slices (for each lemon slice) Italian seasoning to taste Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste For sauce 1 cup chicken broth 1/2 cup sherry If desired, make a brine by mixing water with salt and sugar, stirring to dissolve. Place chicken in brine and refrigerate at least 3 hours. Remove chicken and rinse very well under cold water. If not brining, begin by mashing the garlic in a small bowl with about 1/2 teaspoon of kosher salt to create a coarse paste. Add olive oil slowly in drops while pounding and grinding the paste, continuing until the mixture is thick, creamy and emulsified. Put chicken in a bowl. Rub the garlic mixture all over the chicken, including under the skin. Cover and

refrigerate at least 2 hours or overnight. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. On the bottoms of two shallow roasting pans or a baking sheet with sides, arrange lemon slices in one layer. Top each slice with a piece of rosemary, thyme and shallot slice. Set chicken breasts or thighs — skin side up — on lemon slices and sprinkle them generously with Italian seasoning, salt and pepper. Bake until the skin is golden and juices are clear, about 40 to 50 minutes. Transfer chicken, with herbs, shallots and lemon slices underneath, to a plate. Cover loosely with foil. To make the pan sauce, tilt the pans to pool the juices in one corner. Spoon off the fat that rises to the top. Set the pans over medium heat; if the pan isn’t flameproof, pour the juices into a small skillet. Add 1 cup chicken broth and 1/2 cup sherry (or wine or more broth) to the pans. Warm over medium-high heat and bring to a boil, scraping up any brown bits on the bottom of the pan. Boil the liquid until it is reduced to a sauce consistency. Season sauce with salt and pepper to taste. Drizzle the sauce around, not on, the chicken so the skin stays crisp. Nutrition information per serving (1 chicken thigh): 189 calories (58 percent from fat), 12 grams fat (3 grams sat. fat), 4 grams carbohydrates, 17 grams protein, 175 mg sodium, 58 mg cholesterol, 1 gram fiber.

Safer food is goal Michael Doyle, a professor of food microbiology at Georgia and director of its Center for Food Safety, rejected the notion that companies such as Cargill, ConAgra and the Coca-Cola Co. unduly influence the center’s research agenda when they buy seats on the Board of Advisors. “Industry does not tell

me how to spend that money,” he said, noting that corporate support accounts for just 10 percent of the program’s research budget. “But I ask the industry, ‘What are the areas you are interested in?’” Those interests range from pathogen control to insider access to scientists and regulators from the Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control. Corporate partners are promised “special consideration” by Center for Food Safety faculty members, and the center’s website reassures industry members that a prying press isn’t allowed to attend those discussions. “What we’re trying to do is come up with practical ways the industry can make our food safer,” Doyle added. “It’s not specific to a company ... Sometimes the research doesn’t work out the way the industry wants. We don’t hold back.”

With the current fiveyear farm bill set to expire at the end of September, Food and Water Watch wants Congress to boost the federal investment in campus agricultural research, with more resources steered toward sustainable methods, organic farming and reduced use of pesticides. The group also is calling for land-grant universities to more fully disclose gifts by private donors and wants agricultural research journals to adopt more stringent conflictof-interest rules, similar to the recent crackdown by medical journals. “This is a conversation that needs to be had about how we support this research,” Lovera said. “There are a lot of consequences of land grant-funding of industry research that haven’t been examined.”



Wednesday, June 13, 2012

New wine-tasting event features Kansas products By Sara Shepherd

If you’re heading to the new wine-tasting event Saturday in De Soto, you won’t find wines that taste exactly like your favorite Napa Valley cabernet or Argentinian malbec. But organizers say that isn’t a bad thing. The event, called Winesong at Riverfest, will feature only Kansas wines — with 14, or more than half, of the state’s 23 vineyards expected to be represented. Instead of the typical liquor-store best-sellers, you’ll find grape varietals such as Seyval, Vignole, Chambourcin, Cynthiana and Concord. “Don’t try and compare it, they’re not the same,” said Michelle Meyer, who, along with her father, Les Meyer, owns Basehor’s Holy-Field Vineyard and Winery. “You can’t compare apples to oranges. We are growing different kinds of grapes in this region.” Do expect quality, though, Meyer said. Most Kansas vineyards grow French-hybrid grapes, and a number of the represented wineries, including hers, have won national awards for their products. Tony Kugler, who owns Kugler’s Vineyard in rural Lawrence, earned a bronze medal at the National Norton Wine Festival in St. Louis for his Cynthiana a few years ago. Being small can be an advantage when it comes to making wine, Kugler said. It’s easier to monitor and control the qualities that make good wine, such as sugar and pH levels. Winesong at Riverfest attendees will be able to try multiple wineries’ versions of the same varietal, which can be a way to narrow your focus at an event that includes too many choices to try in a day. And unlike many mainstream tasting events where large wineries send representatives across the country, the people filling your glass during Winesong at Riverfest may well be the people who grew

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SOMERSET RIDGE VINEYARD AND WINERY is a boutique winery near Somerset, in Miami County. Two of the winery’s best selling wines are the Buffalo Red and Traminette. Somerset Ridge is one of the vineyards that will be featured at Winesong at Riverfest this Saturday in De Soto. the grapes and created the wine themselves. “You will learn a lot, especially if you’ve never patronized or visited regional wineries,” Meyer said. “They (winemakers) want you to be as excited about it as we all are.” The city of De Soto is organizing the event, with profits going to the De Soto Rotary Club. City Administrator Patrick Guilfoyle, himself a wine-lover, said he envisioned the event to attract outsiders to De Soto’s relatively new Riverfest Park — a regional park overlooking the Kansas River that features, among other things, a natural amphitheater for concerts — and to help boost business for Kansas wineries. A new law should make the event more worth winemakers’ time, too, Guilfoyle said. As he laid plans for Winesong at Riv-

erfest, Guilfoyle worked with area legislators to pass a new law allowing the wineries to sell wine by the bottle at the event and future events like it. Until now, they might travel hundreds of miles for such an event with no way to sell any wine to festival-goers. Guilfoyle said he hoped the event would help more people share his appreciation of Kansas wine, which he began to hone a few years ago after his first visit to a Kansas winery. “I have to admit, I went into the winery with a little bit of an ignorant, snobby attitude,” he said. “I was blown away by what I experienced.” Guilfoyle said comparing mainstream wines to Kansas wines is kind of like comparing cola to Dr Pepper. “It’s different, but it is


Spiked lemonade 1.5 ounces vodka 3 ounces lemonade Your choice of fresh fruit, such as watermelon, strawberries, blueberries, oranges or grapefruit Your choice of fresh herbs, such as mint or basil Sugar for rim of glass (optional)


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Burger King bets on bacon sundae NEW YORK (AP) — Burger King wants to lure customers this summer with a barbecue party — and a bacon sundae. The world’s second biggest hamburger chain on Thursday is launching several pork, beef and chicken sandwiches as limited time offers. And for a sweet ending, the company is also offering a bacon sundae — vanilla soft serve with fudge, caramel, bacon crumbles and a piece of bacon — that started in Nashville, Tenn. earlier this year. The salty-sweet dessert clocks in at 510 calories, 18 grams of fat and 61 grams of sugar. The limited-time items are Burger King’s latest push to win back customers with a revived menu and reverse sliding market share, an effort that started soon after the company was taken private by the private equity firm 3G Capital in late 2010. Earlier this year, Burger King launched its biggestever menu expansion including fruit smoothies, snack wraps and new salads.

Also, Alvarez suggested, instead of clear tequila, choose reposado for margaritas — it’s oak barrel-aged, resulting in a golden color and smoother, richer flavor. Mariscos, 4821 W. Sixth St., shared one of their signature “skinny” cocktails — the Colada Lite. Bar manager Lisa Wall described the drink, in which cream is optional, as a fresh, lighter take on a summertime favorite. Plus, she said, you don’t even need a blender. “This is just a twist on a classic piña colada that will be very easy to make at home, and it’s under 100 calories,” she said, noting that’s even with a splash of half-and-half if you prefer your coladas creamy. Cheers to summertime, and the drinks that come with it.

Blueberry gin rickey Small handful of fresh blueberries Simple syrup to taste 2 ounces gin Juice of half a lime Club soda Lime wedge, fresh basil sprig and extra blueberries for garnish Muddle blueberries in a glass with simple syrup. Add lime juice and gin. Shake with ice. Strain into an ice-filled Collins glass, and top with club soda. Garnish with lime wedge, basil and blueberries.

Coat the rim of a Collins glass with the sugar; fill glass with ice. In a cocktail shaker, shake vodka and lemonade with ice; pour into glass. Stir in fruit and herbs. Garnish with additional fruit and herbs. Make this drink by the glass, or multiply the recipe to make a full pitcher for a group. For a Latin-inspired version, add cilantro and coat the rim of the glass with chipotle-lime Tajin seasoning instead of sugar. For an alcohol-free version, just leave out the vodka.

Spiked lemonade shandy Make drink as above, using a pint glass instead of a Collins glass. Add light beer, such as Dos Equis Lager, to fill glass. — Recipes from Esquina

Guavarita 2 ounces reposado tequila 1 ounce simple syrup 1 ounce fresh lime juice 4 ounces guava juice (See note, below) Salt and lime wedge for garnish

Salt the rim of a margarita glass; fill glass with ice. Pour in tequila, simple syrup, lime juice and guava juice, and stir. Garnish with — Recipe from Pachamama’s lime.


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“whack” the pit — just get the blade into the pit and pull — the pit should come right out. Carefully remove (I use an oven mitt) the pit from the knife and discard. Then slice the avocado while it’s still inside the shell into a grid, and use a large spoon to scoop it out. Done. Do you know how to cut up a fresh pineapple? The Pioneer Woman blog has a good tutorial at L36Tdz. Don’t be afraid to cut deeply enough to remove all of the outside. No one likes fresh pineapple with brown rind bits still attached to it. Trust me on this. Get fresh pineapple. The canned stuff doesn’t even come close. My two-yearold agrees with me: fresh pineapple is nature’s candy. Chop up your cilantro (remove the stems — they’re icky) and dice up your onion, and toss it all in the dish with the spices. Add a bit of olive oil (the remaining 1/2 tablespoon) and the lime zest and juice. Stir it up, and voila. This thing is full of bright flavors and is a major crowd-pleaser. Summer in a bowl. Goes great with margaritas. Not that I know anything about that. You want to make this just before you serve it, because the avocados, as we all know, have a tendency to get not-so-attractive if they’re left too long. The lime juice helps (and a firm covering with plastic wrap), but for best results, make and serve immediately. Get yours fast, because I promise it will be gone in a flash. Weight Watchers Points Plus: 2 per 1/2 cup serving

my chair and family, and before I got back up there to fill my plate, the salad was gone. And, I mean GONE. Like, not a smell WINESONG of it left in the bowl. Good thing I ate several spoonAT RIVERFEST fuls before we left the Winesong at Riverfest is planned house. for 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Shrimp, avocado Riverfest Park, 33440 W. 79th and pineapple salad St. in De Soto. There will be a 1 lb bag of frozen shrimp tent in case of rain. Tickets are $15 each, and orga- — size unimportant 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil nizers suggest purchasing them 2 roma tomatoes in advance online at wineson1/2 fresh pineapple Tickets also 2 ripe avocados will be available at the gates. 1/2 red onion Attendees must be at least 21 handful of cilantro years old, with identification. zest of one lime Admission includes 10 sampling juice of 2 limes tickets and a souvenir wine 1 teaspoon cumin glass. Wine will be available 1/2 teaspoon garlic to purchase by the bottle. The event also will feature a number powder 1/2 teaspoon Sriracha of area artists displaying and 1/4 teaspoon white pepselling their work, as well as per appetizers and live music. kosher or sea salt, to taste These Kansas wineries are This is a simple “chop it scheduled to participate in up and throw it in” dish. Saturday’s event: First, cook your shrimp.

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Holy-Field Vineyard and just boil it and save yourWinery, Basehor, holyfieldwinself the oil calories, go right ahead. Shrimp cooks

Jefferson Hill Vineyard and quickly — don’t overdo it. Winery, McLouth, jeffersonhillJust a few minutes over

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Middle Creek Winery, Louismy chef’s knife. burg, Do you know how to

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Rowe Ridge Vineyard and Winery, Kansas City, Kan.,

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Stone Pillar Vineyard and WinSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — wide range of foods conery, Olathe, stonepillarvineyard. California voters will soon taining genetically modified com organisms, or GMOs. decide whether to require

Wine Barn Winery and The proposal would respecial labels for food made Vineyard, Kansas City, Kan., quire most processed foods from genetically modified by 2014 to bear a label ingredients, in a closely

Wyldewood Cellars, Paxico, telling shoppers that they watched test of consumer attitudes about the merits of contain ingredients derived

White Tail Run Winery, Edgergenetically engineered crops. from plants whose DNA ton, was altered with genes Advocates collected from other plants, animals, more than half a million equally refreshing, equal- signatures supporting the viruses or bacteria. ly good,” he said. “And stronger labeling requireMany backers of similar you need to drink it for ments, and the secretary labeling legislation in more its own intrinsic, unique of state this week certified than a dozen states say the value.” the measure for the state’s intent is to give consumers more information about November ballot. — Features reporter Sara Shepherd can what they’re eating, and If it passes, California be reached at 785-832-7187. Follow her would be the first state to foster transparency and at require labeling of such a trust in the food system.

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SPIKED LEMONADE, LEFT, OR SPIKED LEMONADE SHANDY (JUST ADD BEER) can be made with any combination of fruit and herbs you like. Pictured are spiked lemonade with citrus fruit and mint, left, and spiked lemonade shandy with citrus fruit, cilantro and tajin chili-lime seasoning on the rim, created by bartender Lindsay White at Esquina, 801 Mass. Note: To make guava juice, place a can of guavas in a blender with just enough water to puree. Strain through fine sieve. — Recipe from Tortas Jalisco

Colada lite 1 ounce vanilla vodka 2 ounces zero-calorie pineapple coconut sparkling soda (available at Dillons) 2 ounces soda water Orange twist and pineapple chunk for garnish 1/2 ounce half-and-half (optional) Serve over ice in any glass you like. Garnish with orange twist and pineapple. — Recipe from Mariscos

— Features reporter Sara Shepherd can be reached at 832-7187.

GUAVA JUICE AND REPOSADA A COLADA LITE can bring you TEQUILA flavor the Guavarita the joys of a piña colada with from Tortas Jalisco, 534 less than 100 calories. Frontier Road.


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BARTENDER LINDSAY WHITE POURS A GLASS of Spiked Lemonade Shandy at Esquina, 801 Mass. This version of the drink, in a glass rimmed with Tajin chili-lime seasoning, features vodka, lemonade and light beer with orange and cilantro for garnish.

Bartenders create cool cocktails By Sara Shepherd

Richard Gwin/Journal-World Photo

A BLUEBERRY GIN RICKEY can be a cool summertime patio sipper that uses fruit for this time of year.

It’s summertime, which means it’s also patio-drinking time. This week, we asked a handful of Lawrence bartenders to concoct a few cold libations perfect for outdoor summer sipping. Of course, fresh fruit was the key ingredient of choice. At Pachamama’s, 800 N.H., manager Kenny Pingleton said staffers took advantage of in-season berries to create the Blueberry Gin Rickey, a light, crisp drink with just the right hint of blueberry flavor.

Bartender Paige Ensminger said she was looking for something simple, without too many ingredients. The Blueberry Gin Rickey, she said, is a “classic cocktail with a little twist.” Spiked Lemonade came from bartender Lindsay White at Esquina, 801 Mass. The drink not only tastes good, it looks especially pretty in a clear glass or a pitcher, thanks to the addition of fresh fruit and herbs. Any fruit you have on hand would work, White said. You could even switch it up by adding a splash of fruit juice or flavored vodka. “It could change every time,” she said.

“It turns a regular lemonade into a patio drink.” Tortas Jalisco, 534 Frontier Road, turned out the Guavarita. Restaurant owner Angel Alvarez lived in Jalisco, Mexico, until he was 17. There, he said, he remembers picking and eating guavas straight from the trees. He said the juicy, pink-fleshed fruit is the perfect addition to make a traditional margarita into something new, and perfect for the patio. “Guava is one of our favorite fruits,” Alvarez said. Please see DRINKS, page 9B

Shrimp and avocado salad: Summer’s best


uestion: What’s the best way to get your Weight Watchers counselor to suggest you eat more? Answer: Get pregnant. I swear, I didn’t do it just to get out of dieting. That’s right, friends, at the ripe old age of 38, I’m gonna be a mama again. An ANTIQUE mama. This does not mean that Weight Watchers is over for me. I mean, officially, it does. Weight Watchers does not have a maternity program. So my days of attending meetings are finished, at least for the next seven months or so. But my days of watching what I eat, counting points, and being generally healthy are just getting started. I will not gain 50 pounds. I will not gain 50 pounds. I will not gain 50 pounds. I did not just lose almost 40 to let


a blog by Megan Stuke some baby screw it all up for me. Of course, it is more important than ever that I eat healthy foods and plenty of them, so I’m still going to be very mindful of my choices. This does not mean that chips and Ro-tel dip are going back into regular rotation. But, I do get to eat more. I get to loosen the reins a little on my diet. Out goes the alcohol, in comes the FOOD.

This summer, I’ve been really into shrimp, avocados and pineapple. I’m putting them in everything. Don’t be surprised if you see several recipes in coming weeks all featuring those three main components. And because all three are supergood for me (avocado and shrimp, of course, in proper moderation and portion), I’ll be continuing the trend until I am sick to death of the combination. I made this little salad for Pints for Pets, a fundraiser for the Humane Society that some friends of mine throw every May. They provide home brew, pint glasses, hamburgers and hot dogs, and we bring side dishes to share. It. Is. Awesome. I plopped my dish down on the buffet, went downstairs to retrieve Please see FORK, page 9B

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Lecompton Territorial Days June 22 & 23 785-887-6148, www.lecompton Shrine Bowl, July 28, Emporia, Benefiting Shriners Hospitals for Children. 1.800.530.5524, 2M Race, FREE Parade, HS Combine/Clinic, All-Star Football & Cheer, All-State Band, and MORE.

Featured Ads Studios — 2400 Alabama, all elect., plenty of parking, AC, laundry. $390, water/cable paid. No pets. 785-841-5797

Preschool Cook

Food program experience in preschool setting preferred. EOE Apply at: Community Children’s Center 925 Vermont, Lawrence 785-842-2515

2BR, 1 Bath Duplex in quiet neighborhood. Has separate hardwood floors, CA, stove, refrig, DW, laundry room w/W/D hookups, 1 car garage. Green space, on bus route. No pets. Available Aug. 1, $700/mo. Call 785-766-4055


Now Leasing for Now & August 1st Executive homes on W. 22nd Ct., Lawrence

3-5BR homes, 2 car garages, some with finished bsmt. Pool & playground in the Development. For more info please call


FOUND Dog - Young female German Shepherd showed up Sunday, June 2nd near 183rd & Leavenworth Rd. Please call or text to 913-709-7770

Lost Pet/Animal TWINKLE IS FOUND! She is back safe and sound at home. A very BIG THANK YOU to all of you who helped us look for her. Angie & family

Auction Calendar AUCTION Sat., June 16, 10AM 3505 E. Hwy 56 Overbrook, KS

25 yrs Experience All Types of Auctions Phil Detrixhe - Auctioneer / Detrixhe Realty & Auction Overland Park, KS 66212 913-642-3207 913-624-4644 (cell)

AUCTION Sat., June 16, 10AM 3505 E. Hwy 56 Overbrook, KS

2-1/2 miles west on 56 Hwy

Great Selection of Antique Furniture Collectibles R.R. Luggage Cart Etc. Etc. TWO - RINGS Jon & Wanda Wilhite, Owners Beatty & Wischropp Auctions 785-828-4212 Elston Auctions 785-218-7851 HUGE ABSOLUTE (unreserved) farming/construction equipment auction - Friday, June 29 - Ritchie Bros’ St. Louis site: 2436 Old Country Inn Dr, Caseyville. Details: or 855-331-5842

Welding Shop

Equip. & Supplies 18504 Stranger Road Leavenworth, KS 66048

Accounting Assistant Medicare, Kansas Medicaid billing experience required. Third Party Insurance, Private Pay billing and FISS-Mutual of Omaha experience helpful. AP and Payroll experience preferred

Apply in person

Human Resources Brandon Woods at Alvamar 1501 Inverness Drive Lawrence, KS 66047 EOE - Drug Fee Workplace

Administrative Assistant Part Time Sat.-Sun. 10-3pm. Every other weekend Organized, dependable & energetic Drug test required. Apply in person 1429 Kasold Drive, Lawrence, KS 66049

WELDING EQUIP. & SUPPLIES AUCTION Sat., June 16, 2012, 10AM 18504 Stranger Road Leavenworth, KS 66048 MCNEELY STEEL Ben Phillips & Associates 913-727-6622 913-927-8570

From Leavenworth take Eisenhower Rd. west 6 miles to County Rd 29 go south 1 mile to Stranger Rd & go left or east to sale site. Over 50 Yrs of Accumulation

McNeely Steel Excess Inventory Reduction

Trailers & Supplies Paint Booth & Supplies 3 Phase & Single phase Shop Equipment Farm Supplies Bolts-Nuts-U bolts-Misc. Hardware Misc. items & supplies Auctioneers Note: This is a 50 year accumulation of equipment & supplies that are no longer needed. This is a very large offering of shop equipment & supplies, so be on time. It will be a very long day & this is a partial list - Bennie


Hwy K33 to 7th St., W thru town to auction 2 rings to run

NH TN55 & NH TC33D Tractors, 4-Trailers, Artic Cat, 3pt Equip, Tools, 2 Sheds. 1973 Mossman Golden Era Guitar, Salzard Violon, 12 Guns, Knives & Jewelry. Coins, Autographed Baseballs, Antiques, Collectibles, Furniture, Household

Forest & Dorothy Laughlin, Owners Branden Otto, Auctioneer


Estate Sales Estate Sale

211 Arch Leavenworth, KS June 21, 22, & 23 9 am

Hand quilted quilts (30), Vintage linens, area rugs, Large selection of dolls, buggies, children’s dishes, clothes, Vintage Christmas ornaments, Byers carolers, Iron baby bed, Oil lamps (old), some minatures, wicker furniture, riding mowers (2), sterling, vintage books (military history & children’s), Bissman walnut bedroom set, dining set, china cabinet, Ebonite peer mirror (7’ by 10’, mirror is 54” wide x 75” tall, large mirrors, rope beds, Harker chine, tea carts, tools, primitives, coke trays (old), table & floor lamps, Walnut corner cupboard & 2 smaller cupboards, possum belly, Hoosier style cabinet, Refirgerator, W/D, gas range, porcelain, depression, crystal, old metal trucks, duck decoys, cookie jars, stoneware, clocks (French), Cuckoo, other. Lots & lots of misc.

Sale by Denneys 1-913-547-0584

ESTATE SALE Sat., June 16 9am - 6pm

4005 Vintage Court Lawrence, KS (off of W. 15th St.)

There is very little parking on Vintage Ct. We will be reserving spaces for pick up and drop off . We STRONGLY suggest car pooling and drop off, also parking on other streets. We appreciate your kind consideration. 5 antique chandeliers, collection of pine kitchen chairs, pine hutch, pine chest, ocass. chairs, pine sleigh bench, iron bed, mahaogony bed, small chez lounge, small spinning wheel, large pine blanket chest, primitive slant top desk, 4 poster bed, pr. of lg. wing chairs, pine rocker, pine drop-leaf, walnut dropleaf, chimney cabinet, Victorian clock, quilt, dough bin, wicker firm stand, French garden chair, marble top chest, bookcases, lava bowl, Persian saddle bags, old baskets, Le Cruset ware, enamel ware, wonderful coll. of good antiques, lots of pictures, rugs, plates, glassware, garden furn. and misc.

Sale by Elvira

For pictures go to: www.kansasauctions. net/phillips or

Terms: 7% Buyers premium, Cash, Charge, Check; TELECHECK will be used to verify checks. Not responsible for accidents. Statements made day of sale take precedence over all printed material. Refreshments will be served.

Auctioneers: Ben Phillips & Assoc.

913-727-6622 Bennie Phillips 913-927-8570 Clerks: A. Phillips, P. Arevalo, A. Waller, M. Phillips

ESTATE AUCTION Sun., June 24th - 10AM 1106 Rhode Island Lawrence, KS SELLER: RAYMOND F. BARLAND ESTATE Elston Auction Company Mark Elston 785-218-7851


Go to or call 785-832-1000.



WOODWORKING EQUIP. ANTIQUES/COLLECTIBLES AUCTION Sat., June 16, 2012 - 10AM Louisburg, KS 66053 Detrixhe Realty & Auction 913-642-3207, 913-624-4644

All packages include AT LEAST 7 days online, 2 photos online, 4000 chracters online, and one week in top ads. Days in print vary with package chosen.


LIVING ESTATE AUCTION Sat., June 16th - 10AM 4450 Stafford Terrace Wellsville, KS

Business Opportunity LOOMIX Feed supplements is seeking Dealers. Motivated individuals with cattle knowledge and community ties. Contact Bethany @ 800-870-0356 / to find out if there is a Dealership opportunity in your area.

ESTATE AUCTION Sat., June 23rd - 9:30AM Douglas Co. Fairgrounds 2110 Harper, Lawrence, KS SELLER: HAROLD HOWARD ESTATE & OTHERS Elston Auction Company Mark Elston 785-218-7851


Beatty & Wischropp Auctions

Wood & Working Equip: native woods: lathes, jointers; table saws: trim & mold cutter; Delta Miter saw; belt sanders; routers; hole-saw; elect. planers Woodworking & Shop Tools, Stain Glass Equip., Appls., Furn., Misc: Kenmore window AC; Magic Chef refrigerator, china hutch, and much more. Antiques, collectibles: 4’x4’ glass display cases; grain pricing board; tin animated toys: Red Skelton collection. Fishing and Camping: 4hp Chrysler boat motor; reels Many items too numerous to mention. Cash or approved check 5% Buyer’s Premium Detail list at:


Auction Calendar

Found Pet/Animal

Antiques & Collectibles

Sat., June 16, 10AM

Teaching Position

available Aug. 2012. Must have current KS teacher license in Early Childhood Education or related field with preshool teaching experience. EOE Apply at: Community Children’s Center 925 Vermont, Lawrence 785-842-2515

Large Commercial Woodworking Equipment

Intersection of KS69 & KS68 Hwys, West of Louisburg Ford Louisburg, KS 66053

June 23, 2PM.

LIFEGUARD: SUMMER HELP WANTED! Full time summer position at the Tall Oaks Christian Camp, at Linwood, KS, needed as soon as possible. Go to our website click on job opportunities at home page for information and application form. Call 913-301-3004 for more info & to set up interview. Person must be a fit for Christian Camp atmosphere and be a fully certified lifeguard. A person who is a trained and experienced Challenge Course Instructor might be considered as well.


Bob Jackson Estate

Sat., June 16 10AM

Civil War Battle of Fort Titus

Customer Service Driving Now hiring drivers for KU on Wheels & Saferide/Safebus Services. Must be 21 with a good driving record. Flexible hours, Paid Training. $11.90/hr starting wage after training June and July Classes Forming Now. Apply at MV Transportation 1260 Timberedge Rd. Lawrence, KS EOE


Job # C-12-0028 - Operator - Tonganoxie, KS (4 positions) Job Description: This position is responsible for: (including but not limited to): assist with the operation of the pipeline system. The Operator position has a progression with increasing skill levels and duties. This position is subject to the terms and conditions of a Collective Bargaining Agreement. Progression up through the ranks is mandatory. For more information on this position regarding complete job description and details for applying, please visit Working Location: Tonganoxie, KS Website: Deadline: June 15, 2012 Note: Candidate must reside within 40 miles of reporting location

YOUR PLACE, YOUR SPACE AccountingFinance

Development Coordinator

Dole Institute of Politics University of Kansas

Accounting Assistant Medicare, Kansas Medicaid billing experience required. Third Party Insurance, Private Pay billing and FISS-Mutual of Omaha experience helpful. AP and Payroll experience preferred

Apply in person

Human Resources Brandon Woods at Alvamar 1501 Inverness Drive Lawrence, KS 66047 EOE - Drug Fee Workplace

This could be your Garage Sale ad! For $39.95, your ad will run Wednesday- Saturdayin the Lawrence Journal -World as well as the Tonganoxie Mirror and Baldwin Signal weekly newspapers, and all of our online websites.

Professional fundraising position responsible for creating, planning and managing all activities related to the Friends of the Dole Institute and other fundraising programs, as well assisting with the organization and implementation of a comprehensive annual giving program for raising private gifts for the Dole Institute. Requires a Baccalaureate degree OR 2 years professional experience directly related to job duties. Salary dependent upon qualifications, range is $29,000-$38,000. Application deadline is June 26, 2012 For more details, go to: search for Position #00206324 EO/AA Pinnacle Career Institute Lawrence Campus immediate opening: Admissions Coordinator Visit


$495.00 PER MONTH Water & Trash Paid

One Bedroom/Loft Style Pool • Fitness Center • On-site Laundry • Pet Friendly

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1-5 BEDROOMS • Garages • Pool • Fitness Center

• Ironwood Court Apts. • Park West Gardens Apts. • Park West Town Homes

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You have up to 45 lines in print! The package includes a box around your ad, a big header and special centering and attention! Just go to: place/classifieds/ Click on “place an ad” under the blue garage sale box and follow the step by step process!

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2 WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2012 AdministrativeExecutive Professional Management Seasonal Positions Leavenworth State Fishing Lake (Maximum 2 Temporary Positions) One to two fulltime temporary positions are available at Leavenworth State Fishing Lake. Job duties include but not limited to; wetland management, prescribed burning, tree removal, timber stand improvement, sign maintenance, litter removal, control of noxious weeds and other undesired vegetation. Operations of a variety of equipment including tractors and agricultural implements (discing, mowing, planting food plots, etc.) hand tools, ATV’s, mowers, trucks, and front end loader. Incumbents will work 40 hours per week through the summer. Positions will run from June through Aug. /Sept. with the option to continue throughout the fall or winter.

Executive Director

The KCK Housing Authority seeks qualified candidates for Executive Director. To apply submit a letter of interest and detailed resume, on or before June 29, 2012 to: Anne McDonald Search Committee P. O. Box 171811 Kansas City KS 66117 To learn more visit our website:


General “Can You Dig It?” We will train, certify & provide lifetime assistance landing work. Hiring in Kansas. Start digging as a heavy equipment operator. 866-3623-6497


Immediate Full Time Openings! 40 Hours a Week Guaranteed! Weekly Pay! 785-841-0755

BENEFITS: Hourly wage $7.96 - $10.15 per hour depending on experience, education, and abilities. Normal work week will be Monday-Friday, 40 hours maximum per week, 999 hours per year. No paid holidays.

Anthony, Kansas (pop. 2,300) is seeking Assistant City Superintendent, Electric Department Lineman, and PT Planning & Zoning Clerk. Applications and complete job descriptions: 620-842-5434. EOE.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Required to be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license. A preference will be given to students working toward a natural resources degree.

ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice, *Hospitality. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV certified. Call 888-220-3977

HOW TO APPLY: For further information contact Justin Hamilton at m or (913)-845-2665. CLOSING DATE: June 29, 2012 or until filled. Interested applicants should apply immediately.

Attn: College Students

& 2012 HS Grads $15 base-appt., FT/PT schedules, sales/service. No experience neccessary! All ages 17+, conditions apply. Call 785-371-1293

Childcare CUSTODIAL WORKER Preschool Cook

Food program experience in preschool setting preEOE ferred. Apply at: Community Children’s Center 925 Vermont, Lawrence 785-842-2515

Customer Service

Sat. thru Wed. 2 PM - 10:30 PM $9.51 - $10.65 Job Description & Application at: KU Memorial Unions Human Resources Office 3rd Floor, Kansas Union 1301 Jayhawk Boulevard Lawrence, KS 66045 EOE

House Cleaners needed PT Only. $9/hr to start. Must be reliable w/car. Call Elbow Grease, 785-691-5780.

Customer Service Driving Now hiring drivers for KU on Wheels & Saferide/Safebus Services. Must be 21 with a good driving record. Flexible hours, Paid Training. $11.90/hr starting wage after training June and July Classes Forming Now. Apply at MV Transportation 1260 Timberedge Rd. Lawrence, KS EOE

DriversTransportation CLASS A OTR DRIVERS: WE CARE AND ARE COMMITTED TO YOU, YOUR HOME TIME, FAMILY AND MONEY .36 Per Mile Plus Insurance Refrigerated Freight 913-928-6713 Drivers: NO EXPERIENCE? Class A CDL Driver Training. We train and Employ! Ask about our NEW PAY SCALE! Experienced Drivers also Needed! Central Refrigerated (877) 369-7885 www.centraltruckdrivingjo Exp. Flatbed Drivers: Regional opportunities now open with plenty of freight & great pay! 800-277-0212 or First Student - Now Hiring Part-time School Bus Drivers and Attendants. No experience necessary. Must be at least 21 years of age and pass a background investigation, physical & drug screen. Call 785-841-3594 for details or stop by our office 1548 East 23rd Suite B in Lawrence. McCray Lumber has an immediate opening for a CDL driver/loader. Applicant must have good driving record. McCray Lumber requires pre-employment drug screen. Please apply in person at 1516 W. 6th Street between 7:00 -4:00.

Substitutes Needed for rural newspaper routes for LeCompton & Tonganoxie areas. Reliable person & vehicle a must. Will Work early morning hours from 1AM-6AM. Must have a valid driver’s license and insurance needed.

JOIN THE TEAM Full time position. Must be energetic, friendly & team oriented. Apply in person Jayhawk Pawn & Jewelry 1804 W. 6th St. Needed Temporary Help cleaning & painting apartments. Hours will vary. $9/ hr. Call 785-841-1155

Temporary Advertising Traffic Specialist The GCSAA Publications Department is looking for a high-energy individual to cover an upcoming maternity leave. The position will be full-time and last July through January 2013. This position is responsible for coordinating accurate and timely production of all advertising work flow; which includes organizing creative material (including digital media), advertising insertion orders and invoicing. Please visit our website: and click on the “Work for GCSAA” link for more information. Please submit your cover letter and resume by June 29 GCSAA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that values the impact of diversity upon its members, services & workplace


Administrative Assistant Part Time Sat.-Sun. 10-3pm. Every other weekend Organized, dependable & energetic Drug test required. Apply in person 1429 Kasold Drive, Lawrence, KS 66049

Dental Assistant

Full-Time Position Haskell Health Center Full-time Dental Assistant position available at the Haskell Health Center, Dental Clinic. Experience preferred. Hours of operation: Mon. - Fri., 8am - 5pm. Applications must be made through the website: For additional information call 785-832-4805. This position is in a Tobacco-Free Environment. Equal Opportunity Employment

Contact Perry at 785-832-7249 Transfer Drivers-Need 20 CDL A or B contract drivers to transfer straight trucks, tractors, etc. to and from various locations throughout U.S. www.mamotransportation .com 1-800-501-3783 “You got the drive, We have the Direction” OTR Drivers APU Equipped Pre-Pass, EZ-pass Pets/passenger policy. Newer equipment. 100% NO touch. 1-800-528-7825

Education & Training AIRLINE CAREERS - Become an Aviation Maintenance Tech. FAA approved training. Financial aid if qualified - Housing available. Job placement assistance. Call Aviation Institute of Maintenance 888-248-7449.

Thicker line? Bolder heading? Color background or Logo? Ask how to get these features in your ad TODAY!!

General Practice Physicians KU Student Health Services has two openings for physicians to provide medical care at the Lawrence campus student health center. These unclassified professional positions are for one full time and one part time physician. Requires an M.D. or D.O. degree; eligible to be licensed to practice medicine and obtain professional liability insurance in Kansas; DEA registration; and Board Certified in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, or Emergency Medicine. At least two years of clinical primary care practice and the ability to communicate and relate well with staff and students in a college environment is preferred. Apply online at & look for position 00064592 for the full time position and 00064587 for the part time position. Review begins 6/19/12. EO/AA Employer.

Healthcare Phlebotomist

Full-Time- Lawrence, KS: Quest Diagnostics, the nation’s leading provider of diagnostics testing and services, seeks candidate to perform venipuncture, capillary and prep specimens, & COC collections. Will also obtain billing information & stay current w/billing procedures, 1 year exp, data entry skills & must have HS Diploma or GED. Join us on our journey. Please apply to Job ID 3700696 at EOE.

PHLEBOTOMIST/ DRIVER - TOPEKA, KS FULL-TIME WORK HOURS & DAYS VARY SO MUST BE VERY FLEXIBLE Come join our team of professionals with the Community Blood Center, Topeka Mobile Team! This is a very unique position working “hands on” with our donor population. This critical position is our front-line person responsible for drawing blood products from donors. This individual is responsible for ensuring all necessary equipment and supplies for blood collection are placed and/or stored on the vehicle before departure to the donor site. Under the supervision of the Site Manager - Manager of Mobile Operations and the Collection Supervisor, perform donor suitability evaluations and blood collection procedures. SAVE A LIFE! Right Here, Right Now! Requirements:

• H.S. Diploma or GED • Medical Assistant degree preferred • Phlebotomy certification preferred • Must be at least 21 years old • Valid KS Class C Driver’s License with excellent driving history • Excellent customer service skills • HEAVY LIFTING IS REQUIRED ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ONLINE AT: EEO/AA/M/F/D/V

USD497 is accepting applications for a Wellness Coordinator. Position involves developing and coordinating wellness activities for the employees in the district. Bachelor’s degree required. For detailed job description and to apply, go to EOE.


LEAD FACILITIES SUPERVISOR RESIDENTIAL DINING Performs variety of mechanical & building maintenance work in the operation, repair, evaluation, replacement, installation & preventive maintenance of mechanical systems, physical structures, food service equipment & HVAC systems of the KU Memorial Unions Residential Dining Units on the KU Lawrence campus. Must be graduate of High School and a 2 year trade school, have EPA Universal certification for extraction & service of refrigeration and 2 years or more experience servicing commercial dining refrigeration & production equipment. Starting pay dependent on qualifications plus excellent benefits. Job Description and Employment Application at: KU Memorial Unions Human Resources Office 3rd Floor, Kansas Union 1301 Jayhawk Boulevard Lawrence, KS 66045 EOE

Manufacturing & Assembly

Traffic Manager 3-5 yrs logistics exp. Visit our website,, for a more detailed job description and requirements.


Social Services Residential Child Care Worker positions available at Emergency Shelter/Youth Residential Center II. Full-time and Substitute positions for all shifts. Candidate will be responsible for care and supervision of 14 adolescents. Must have at least a high school diploma or GED, be at least 21 years of age, have a valid driver’s license, and able to pass background checks. Experience with adolescents preferred. Benefits available for full-time positions. If interested, apply with resume to: V. Torrez Dawson, Assistant Director P.O. Box 647, Lawrence, KS 66044. Inquiries to (785) 843-2085. Position will be open until filled. EOE

Recreation and Sports

LIFEGUARD: SUMMER HELP WANTED! Full time summer position at the Tall Oaks Christian Camp, at Linwood, KS, needed as soon as possible. Go to our website - click on job opportunities at home page for information and application form. Call 913-301-3004 for more info & to set up interview. Person must be a fit for Christian Camp atmosphere and be a fully certified lifeguard. A person who is a trained and experienced Challenge Course Instructor might be considered as well.

Trade Skills CONSTRUCTION Need Metal Stud Framer, Drywall Hanger, Drywall Finisher, Acoustical Mechanic and EIFS applicators. Work sites are in the Lawrence, Topeka, Manhattan, Fort Riley, Salina, & Wichita areas. Reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license and the willingness to travel is required. We offer competitive pay, vacation pay, health insurance and a drug-free workplace. Apply with references online at: or at: 5006 Skyway Drive, Manhattan, KS 66503 (785) 539-7266

Apartments Unfurnished A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE LEASING 1 & 2BRs FOR NOW, Summer and FALL 2012 VILLA 26 APARTMENTS

Quiet, great location on KU bus route, no pets, W/D in all units. 785-842-5227


19th & Iowa Studio, 1 & 2 Bedrooms 2BRs $200 off Aug. Rent & Security Deposit Special Gas, Water & Trash Paid


Chase Court Apts. 19th & Iowa 1 & 2 Bedrooms

2BRs 1/2 off Aug. Rent & Security Deposit Special


Greens at Alvamar 1 & 2 BR Apts.

Starting at $675. Lg. Pets Welcome. Free Carport. 3700 Clinton Parkway 785-749-0431

Jacksonville Apts. Best Deal on West Side 1 Bedrooms - $475 2 Bedrooms - $560 Pet friendly!

MPM 785-841-4935 Never Be Late To Class ! Louisiana Place Apts. 1136 Louisiana 2 Bedrooms $620/mo., $300 deposit 785-841-1155

Parkway Terrace Apts.

1BR & 2BRs available. $450 - $525/mo. $300 deposit. CA, DW, Wood floors. 2340 Murphy Drive



Start at $495 One Bedroom/studio style Pool - Fitness Center -On-Site Laundry - Water & Trash Pd.


Available Spring 2012

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Also, Check out our Luxury Apartments & Town Homes!

1 - 5 BRs

Garages - Pool - Fitness Center • Ironwood Court Apts. • Park West Gardens Apts • Park West Town Homes • Homes at Monterey Bluffs and Green Tree Call for more details 785.840.9467

PARKWAY COMMONS August Rent Specials! 2BR: ½ OFF * 3BR: FREE! W/D, Pool, Small Pet OK! Fall KU Bus Route Avail.! 3601 Clinton Parkway 785-842-3280

2&3BRs Near hospital. Lg., have CA, off-st. parking, on bus route. 2BR-$550, 3BR$775. Aug. 1st 785-550-7325 2BR — 1214 Tennessee, for fall, in 4-plex, 1 bath, CA, DW. No pets. $460/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 1305 Kentucky, in 4-plex. CA, DW. No pets. $450/mo. Call 785-841-5797

2BR - 3062 W. 7th, for fall, 2 full baths, 1 story, CA, W/D hookup, DW, study. $690/ mo. No pets. 785-841-5797

2BR - 741 Mchigan, for fall, Apartments 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, DW, W/D hookup, full unfin. Unfurnished bsmt. 1 pet ok. $730/mo. 1BR - 951 Arkansas, CA, DW, Call 785-841-5797 laundry, $470, w/W/D $495, 2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, no pets. Call 785-841-5797 1st floor, DW. $490/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 940 Tennessee, for fall, 2nd floor, CA, laundry, DW, 1 bath, no pets. $610/mo. Call 785-841-5797

2451 Crossgate Drive

1, 2 and 3 Bedrooms Near KU, Pool, Pet Friendly

and Lease Special $200 OFF August Rent

Reserve YOUR Apt. Now Call 785-842-3040 or email

2BR — 946 Indiana, for fall, in 6-plex, CA, laundry, off street parking. $440/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR, lower in 4-plex, 1727 Tennessee. $475/mo. Has DW. Quiet & clean. No pets. 785-813-1344, 785-393-4510

Now Accepting Applications for August Call NOW for Specials! 785-838-9559 EOH

Sunrise Place Sunrise Village

Apartments & Townhomes $200 - $400 OFF 1st month On KU Bus Route 2 Bedrooms at 837 MICHIGAN Near KU. Pool, microwave, DW, and laundry facilities 3 & 4 Bedrooms at 660 GATEWAY COURT FREE wireless internet, DW, W/D, pool, tennis courts. 3BRs with garages.

Call 785-841-8400 3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st floor, 1 bath. Avail. now. No pets. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 3BR — 2327 Yale, 2 story, 2 bath, CA, DW, FP, 2 car garage, no pets. $825/mo. Call 785-841-5797 3BR, 2 bath Condo near KU Campus. $800/mo. + electric. W/D included. Avail. August 1st. 785-550-4544

ASHBURY TOWNHOMES Near K-10, W/D hookups & fenced courtyard. 3BR Units, No dogs Call NOW 785-842-1322


Briarstone Apts.

1010 Emery * 785-749-7744 One Month FREE 3BR - 951 Arkansas, 2 full bath, 2 story, CA, DW, laundry, microwave, $750/mo. Or with W/D - $775/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

Save up to $2400.

Great 3 and 4 BR’s left! 1712 Ohio

3BR was $900, now $750 4BR was $1,080, now $900

1125 Tennessee

3BR was $1,050, now $850 4BR was $1,250, now $1,050

MPM 785-841-4935

785-841-1155 2BR - $630

Teaching Position

available Aug. 2012. Must have current KS teacher license in Early Childhood Education or related field with preshool teaching exEOE perience. Apply at: Community Children’s Center 925 Vermont, Lawrence 785-842-2515

Call 785-841-5797

Heat, water & trash paid Private balcony and large closets. On bus route.

2BR — 1315 E. 25th Terrace, for fall, 1 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup. No pets. $480/mo. 785-841-5797

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2BR — 3506 Harvard, bi-level, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookups. No pets. $480/mo. Call 785-841-5797

Ask how to get these features in your ad TODAY!!

2-4BR, 1310 Kentucky. Near KU. $595 - $1,200/mo. $200 $400 Deposit. 785-842-7644


3BR, study, close to KU, 1.5 bath, W/D hookups, large back yard, No pets. 1720 W. 2BR, 1 Bath Duplex in quiet 20th Terr. Avail. Aug. $900. 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874 neighborhood. Has separate hardwood floors, CA, 3BR, 1 bath, 1 car w/opener, stove, refrig, DW, laundry room w/W/D hookups, 1 range, refrig., W/D hookups - avail. now. $795/mo. Decar garage. Green space, on bus route. No pets. posit & Refs. 785-749-3840 Available Aug. 1, $700/mo. 3BR, 1 bath, 2- car detached Call 785-766-4055 garage. 1502 Harper. Avail. 2BR, bi-level, large! 1.5 bath, July 1st. $825/mo. Heritage hard wood floors, DW, W/D Realty - Call 785-841-1412 hookup, basement. Cats 4BR, 2 bath house available ok. Avail. now. $585/mo. August 1 - $1,200/month. 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874 2BRs, 1 bath, W/D hookup, DW. 2832 Iowa. No pets. $525/mo. Now, July, or Aug. 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644


Cooperative townhomes start at $412 - $485/mo. Water, trash, sewer paid. FIRST MONTH FREE! Back patio, CA, hard wood floors, full bsmt., stove, refrig., W/D hookup, garbage disposal, Reserved parking. On site management & maintenance. 24 hr. emergency maintenance. Membership & Equity Fee Required. 785-842-2545 (Equal Housing Opportunity) 1, 2, 3 & 4BR Townhomes June, July, Aug. Some w/ FP & garage. $395- $1,750. No pets. Call 785-865-6064


4BR, 2 bath, $1,250. GR, FP, refrig., W/D, Fenced, sm. pets ok. Sunflower. Avail. 7/1 or 8/1. 913-302-2440

Brand New

Single Family Homes 4 & 5 BRs - Avail. Now 2,400 -3 ,300 sq. ft. $1,800 - $2,200 month

Garber Property Mgmt. 785-841-4785 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644


Now Leasing for Now & August 1st Executive homes on W. 22nd Ct., Lawrence

3-5BR homes, 2 car garages, some with finished bsmt. Pool & playground in the Development. For more info please call

785-841-4785 NW - Immaculate. 3BR, 2.5 bath, 2 story, fireplace, all appliances, fenced yard. Langston Hughes School. Avail. now. 921 Lexington. $1,275/mo. 785-330-3474

Baldwin City 2BR, 2 bath, fireplace, CA, W/D hookups, 2 car with opener. Easy access to I-70. Includes paid cable. Pets under 20 lbs. allowed Call 785-842-2575

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes

2859 Four Wheel Drive Amazing 2BR, tranquil intimate setting, free standing townhome w/ courtyard, cathedral ceilings, skylights, & W/D. Most residents professionals. Pets ok. Water & trash pd. $685/mo. 785-842-5227

2BR duplex, CA, appls., garage, across from pool. No pets. $575, Refs. & deposit. Avail. Now. 785-331-6697

Tonganoxie 1BR apt. w/stove & refrig. No pets. $400/mo. + $400 deposit. Yr. lease. Application required. 913-845-3412

Office Space Office Space Available

at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy.



• 3BRs, 2 bath avail. June • W/D hookups • 2 Car garage w/opener • New kitchen appliances • Maintenance free 785-749-2555/785-766-2722 LUXURY LIVING AT AFFORDABLE PRICES


Area Open Houses

Fri., June 29, 5PM

on Clinton Pkwy.

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Ask about our LOOK and LEASE Specials (by 6/15/2012) Great 2 BR Apartments at a great rate! Eddingham Apartments 785-841-5444

3BR, 2 bath, $850-$870 2BR, 1 bath, $780/mo. Half Off Deposit $100 - $300 FREE Rent Gage Management 785-842-7644 3BR in Woodcreek, 1.5 bath, main floor laundry, remodeled kitchen/bath, $800/ mo. Avail now.785-633-1892 2BR, in a 4-plex. New carpet, vinyl, cabinets, countertop. W/D is included. $575/mo. 785-865-2505

AVAIL. Now, Smr., & Fall 3BR, 2 bath, major appls., FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505

Avail. Summer & Aug.

HAWTHORN TOWNHOMES 3 Bedroom Townhomes

Fast, Reliable Maintenance On-site Management Close to KU, 3 Bus Stops

Fall KU Bus Route Avail.! Pet under 60lbs OK! 785-842-3280

1, 2 & 3 BR Apts 3BR Townhomes

Bob Billings & Crestline



3-4BR newer Crestline duplexes. 3 bath, all kitchen appls. W/D, lawn care, 2 car. No pets. 785-979-2923 4BR, 2 bath townhome for August. $300/BR, $1,200/mo. + utils. No pets/smoking. 785-727-0025, 816-807-9493

BRAND NEW One Month FREE Tuckaway at Frontier 542 Frontier, Lawrence 1BR, 1.5 bath 2BR, 2.5 baths Rent Includes All Utilities. Plus Cable, Internet, Fitness & Pool. Garages Available Elevators to all floors

Reserve YOURS for Spring/Fall

Call Today 785-856-8900

Office Assistant needed for Open House: Bolz Insurance. Hours will Mon. - Sat. - Noon - 4pm 2BRs - 1244 Ohio, for fall, 1st floor, AC, laundry. No pets. be M-F 8-5. No experience 785-760-7899 $450/month. 785-841-5797 necessary but insurance cense or office experience would help. Please drop 1BR — 740 Massachusetts, 2BRs - 826 Kentucky, for fall, resume at Bolz Insurance above Wa Restaurant, big 2 full bath, 2 story, CA, DW. Great Locations! Great Prices! at 3502 Westridge Drive windows, 1 bath, CA. $700/ No pets. $570 or $595 with 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms Lawrence, Kansas 66049. mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 W/D hookup. 785-841-5797 Call for SPECIALS Any questions or concerns 785-838-3377, 785-841-3339 can contact (800) 400-4336. RENT SPECIAL! Cedarwood Apts 2BR starting at $580 2411 Cedarwood Ave. W/D included. Pool Schools-Instruction Studios & 1BRs for Aug. 1. 1/2 The Woods of Beautiful & Spacious block to KU. $400-$525. GAS/ Old West Lawrence 1 & 2BRs start at $400/mo. WATER PAID. 785-842-7644 Para Educators 785-841-4935 * Near campus, bus stop needed beginning Aug. 8, * Laundries on site 2012. East Central Kansas * Near stores, restaurants Country Club Apts. Cooperative in Education is * Water & trash paid Great Central Location accepting applications for 4BR duplex - start at $795 Luxury 2 BR 2 baths full-time para educators in —————————————————— Studios — 2400 Alabama, all Fully Equipped with W/D Baldwin USD 348, Wellsville $25 OFF Get Coupon* for elect., plenty of parking, AC, (785) 841-4935 USD 289, & Eudora USD 491. laundry. $390, water/cable EACH MONTH’S RENT Positions available will be paid. No pets. 785-841-5797 *Sign lease by June 30, 2012 working with special needs AND College Students students ranging in ages 3 2BR — 2400 Alabama, 2nd - 21. Salary range: $9.15 GET 10% DISCOUNT floor, 1 bath, AC, DW, laun$11.75 per hr., depending on —————————————————— dry on-site. $490/mo. No WEST HILLS APTS level of education and exCALL TODAY (Mon. - Fri.) pets. Call 785-841-5797 Under NEW Management perience. Positions are 9 785-843-1116 months, KPERS eligible, Come Meet the New Staff discretionary leave and Duplexes and Check Out paid holidays. EOE Our New Low Prices. Applicants may apply on$200 OFF 1st Month Special Affordable & Spacious 1 & line at: 3BR, 2.5 bath, DW, W/D 2BR apts right by campus 785.843 .4040 or call the office: hookup, microwave, 2 car, or call 785-841-3800 785-594-2737 patio. No pets. Avail. Aug. Applications will be 2903 Crestline. $910/mo. 2BR — 1030 Ohio, for fall, accepted until June 25th. CA, DW. $650/mo. No pets. 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874

9th & Avalon


2BR, 1 bath, in 4-plex, W/D 2BRs - for fall, tri-level, 1 hookups, quiet, 2 blocks to bath, CA, all elect., W/D KU. $450/mo. Small pet ok. hookup, DW, study. $650/ Avail. June 15. 785-979-0767 mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 3BR, 2 bath, W/D, 1 car garage, on bus route, 2903 - 05 LAUREL GLEN APTS University Dr. $900/mo. Avail. Aug. 1st. 785-841-9646 2 & 3BR All Electric units. Water/Trash PAID. 3BR, 2.5 bath, SW area, avail. Small Dog and Aug. 1. 2 living areas, FP, all Students WELCOME! appls.- includes W/D, 2 car. Income restrictions apply $1,000/mo. 785-550-4544

NEW Specials Call NOW

Rooms (newly remodeled) 2BR — 536 Ohio, for fall, 1st Rent by week or by month. floor, 1 bath, AC. $450/mo. With cable & internet. Call No pets. Call 785-841-5797 Virginia Inn 785-856-7536

BRAND NEW 1BRs, $540/mo. Includes full size W/D, Very small pet okay.

Village Square

Stonecrest • Hanover

2001 W. 6th. 785-841-8468

2BR — 2524 Winterbrook, for fall, 1 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage. No pets. $525/mo. 785-841-5797

Crossgate Casita’s

1, 2 and 3 Bedrooms Near KU, Pool, Pet Friendly Reserve YOUR Apt. Call 785-842-3040 or email:


2BR — 2406 Alabama, for Career Opportunity in food fall, 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, manufacturing quality DW, W/D hookup. $570/mo. control. Please Apply at: No pets. Call 785-841-5797 1992 E 1400 Rd, Lawrence, 2BR — 2412 Alabama, in KS 66044 (785) 841-6016 x 0. 4-plex. 1 bath, CA, DW, washer/dryer. No pets. $470/mo. Call 785-841-5797

Apartments Furnished

Village Square Stonecrest • Hanover

Applecroft Apts.

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MACHINE OPERATORS Stouse Inc., a specialty printing company in the Gardner area listed as one of the Top 20 Area Manufacturers, is looking to fill full time positions with energetic individuals who want to be machine operators. We will train aggressive self-starters with machine experience or individuals looking for a new career. The position requires a minimum of a high school diploma, some college a plus. We offer a competitive benefit & wage package which includes profit sharing. Call Fran Rumans at 913-764-5757 or send your resume to: Stouse, Inc. Human Resources Dept. 300 New Century Parkway New Century, KS 66031 Drug Free/EEO Employer

Apartments Unfurnished

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644


Now Leasing for Now & August

25124 Linwood Rd Lawrence, KS

2BR, 2 bath ranch on park like setting.

Real Estate sells 7pm

Open House

June 13, Wed 5-8pm June 18 , Mon. 5-8pm Estate items sell 5pm Photos/termson Web



Real Estate Auctions

Real Estate Auction

Nominal Opening Bid: $25,000 24511 State Avenue Tonganoxie 3BR, 2 Bath, 1,746 sq.ft.(+/-) Sells: 6:30PM Thu., Jun. 28 on site

800-801-8003 Many properties now avail. for online bidding! Williams & Williams KS Broker: Daniel Nelson Re Lic BR00231987 Williams & Williams Re Lic CO90060880

Lawrence For Sale, Move-in Ready

Adam Ave. Townhomes 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced in back yards. $1,200/mo. Brighton Circle 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,650 sq. ft., $950/mo. Bainbridge Circle 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. $795 - $950/mo. Pets okay with paid pet deposit

3319 Rainier Dr. $79,900. 1,100 sq.ft., 3BR, 1.5 bath townhome, attached garage. New roof, furnace, carpet, CA. May qualify for FHA financing with $2,800 down, fixed 30 yr. loan at 3.5%. $650/mo. payments. 785-749-5956



Mobile Homes OWNER WILL FINANCE 16x80, 4BR, 2 bath, wood floors, DW, range, CH/CA, new carpet. Move in ready! Lawrence - 913-707-9278

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423B E 4th Street Tonganoxie, KS 66086 913-704-5037 Antiques, Collectibles, Glass, Furniture, Treasures

Baby & Children Items

1BR duplex near E. K-10 ac- 2 & 3 BR homes available. A box of 50 cess. Stove, refrig., off-st. $750/mo. & up. One near Books, parking. 1 yr. lease. $410/ downtown Lawrence. Call children’s books, Kindergarten to six grade, most mo. No pets. 785-841-4677 Jo at 785-550-7777 of them are in perfect condition, $25. Call 2BR in triplex, FP, 2 levels, 1st Class, Pet Friendly 785-749-5829. W/D hookup, nice area, Houses & Apts. 3508 B Westridge Dr. $625. Aug. 1st. Pets $25/mo. + 785-842-1069 ExerSaucer has colorful extra deposit. 785-218-4331 pond theme and is a 3 in 1 activity center for 0-24 mo 2BR w/garage, W/D hookup 2-6BR houses available for (playmat, exersaucer, and Lease & deposit. No pets. August 1. Close to Campus activity table). Very clean Available now. Rent $450/ & downtown. 785-842-7644 - like new! $60. Call mo. Call (785) 766-4663 785-633-6705.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2012 3 Baby & Children Items Fisher Price Laugh and Learn Home Play Set with lights, music, numbers, a window, and more. $20. 785-393-7772


Lawn, Garden & Nursery


Flute, Selmer Beginner’s Beautiful Twin over Full with case, $75. sized Futon Bunk Bed from Patio Chairs, (2) wrought flute, Please call 913-721-3360 NFM. Black metal frame iron patio chairs with with wooden posts in green white stripped cush- Genuine German Violin, cherry finish. Twin mat- ions, $25 each. call with case and bow. Exceltress included. Paid over 785-856-7337 lent condition, $550. firm. $300. price is $70. 785-842-2126 913-744-8137. Miscellaneous

Learning Gyms: Two - $15 each. One is a Leap Frog Leap Start gym and the other is a Fisher Price muBlue Sofa, slightly sical gym. 785-393-7772 cat-scratched, but otherOcean Wonders Space- wise in good condition, Saver Swing, promotes free! You haul it away, you comfort w/soothing can have it. Call swinging motion & calm- 785-842-3078. ing vibrations. includes 6 different songs. Birth to 25 lbs. Retails for $75. asking Downsizing. Vintage 60s$25. 785-633-6705 Harvest Trestle Table Sleigh Style Glider Rocker 72x35 - 1-Bench 64”, 1 Host and Ottoman features a Chair, 3 Side Chairs- $500. clean, white finish and Tea Cart w/drop leavesbeige microfiber $225.- Cabinet 41x21x38 spot-cleanable cushions. Dry Sink Effect Bi Fold Very clean-like new! $100. doors w/ 2 shelves $125. Quality Wood-Antique HarCall 785-633-6705. vest tone- One owner. Will sell separately, please call Bicycles-Mopeds 785-766-9978

Candlesticks, (2) solid brass, 16-1/2” tall, $5 each. Call 785-856-7337 Carrier, Older model hardshell rooftop carrier for cargo or luggage - Free. 785-832-0296 Gun Rack, Oak 4 places, $40. Microwave, Emerson , white, $25. 785-331-9008 Mail postbox, brand new, $15. Please Call for information, 785-856-7337

Pianos, (3) beautiful Mason & Hamlin console $725, 2 Baldwin Acrosonic Spinets, $475 & 525. Price includes tuning & delivery. 785-832-9906 This deal is HOT, HOT, HOT! Save $100 on ANY acoustic or digital piano when you mention this ad. Mid-America Piano 800-950-3774 Visit us online at

Miscellaneous items, New Sports Fan Gear humidifier $5, Lawrence, KS brick, $5. Please Call for Baseball Caps, Major information, 785-856-7337 league Teams, (15) plus Philco Radio, old wood ta- (5) World Series Caps, ble model, $40. $100 for all. 785-331-9008 785-856-1028

20” Next Turbo Dirt Bicycle. Hand and Foot Breaks. Holiday Decor Pool Ladder - Intex pool Sports-Fitness Foot pegs and shocks. Exladder 48”. Coated steel Equipment cellent condition $75 Christmas Village Set, and frame. Hi-impact plastic 785-224-8107 porcelain buildings plus steps. Sturdy base, flared Fish Locator - Lowrance Boys 20” Huffy Rocket Bi- figurines and landscape, feet. 48” wall height pools. X-55A Fish Locator with Brand new in box. Call Sue carrying case. $90. Call cycle. Good Condition! $20 $80. 785-331-9008 785-550-3043 offer. 785-224-8107 785-766-9144 Steins, Honoring Baseball’s Women’s Bicycle. 26” RM Household Misc. great players, Limited edi- Football Roadmaster Mountain Equipment, Mill tion $100/offer for set of Valley Youth football helBike. 10speed, Good CondiBowls: Serving bowl and 12 eight. 785-331-9008 tion. $50. 785-224-8107 met, pads, pants, $50. individual salad bowls. Ex913-955-7095 Collectibles cellent condition-like new. Music-Stereo $25. If interested call 785Garage Sale Deadline or email: Entertainment Sports Cards/Memorabilia 749-5155 For the weekly Center, - Massive sale 1950’s to community newspapers Maple-like wood, TV openpresent. Sets, stars, comor to get the full ing, with glass doors on mons. A’s, Royals, KU Ice Cream Maker, 4 qt. top with lights. Shelves beWednesday- Saturday Mountain hand- low with doors, $185. Exitems. See online ad. June White run included in your 16, 8am-2pm, 1517 E Hwy crank ice cream maker, cellent condition. Please package place your ad $75. 785-856-1028 40, Lawrence. 913 393-3995 by 3:00PM on Monday call 913-721-3360

Lawrence 01

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BIG kids sale!!! Don’t miss it!!! Fri. 8-1 & Sat. 8-?

Located at 213 Deerfield Ln. and 224 Deerfield Ln. North of 6th and Kasold near the intersection of Peterson Rd. & Princeton Blvd. LOTS of kids clothing! Boys preemie-5T and Girls NB-3T. Name brand clothing including Gap, Gymboree, Osh-Kosh, Carters, and Children’s Place! Many other baby/kid items including a Little Tikes Swing Along Castle, board books, puzzles, baby/toddler toys, pink mega blocks set, baby gates, bottle warmer, bibs, socks, and lots of shoes! Also selling a crib with mattress, toddler bed with mattress, daybed, entertainment center, office chair, gazelle, and coffee maker. GREAT prices so stock up now!!!

411 N. Iowa Street Friday & Saturday, June 15-16th, 7am-7pm Overstocked merchandise & discounted styles at discounted prices. Shoes for all sportsstarting at $5. Adidas, Under Armour, Holloway, Majestic, Asics, Champion, Rusell, Mizuno, New Balance, Rawlings and Wilson apparel. Soccer balls, gloves, jerseys, shorts, pants & dri fit tops/shorts. Football helmets, shoulder pads, pants, & bags. Baseball/ softball catchers gear, bats, gloves, bags, pants, hats, batting helmets and kwik release bases. Watches, sunglasses, apparel samples and more. Prices start $1. If you are involved in sports, don’t miss this sale! Need an apartment? Place your ad at or email

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Asphalt Services

Drives, Parking Lots, Seal Coats, Patching, & More. 35 yrs exp. Free Estimates! 785-234-3605, 785-408-2354

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Landlords, Property Mgrs, Remodelers, Home To Fix-Up

This is Your Sale! • Soft, Warm Carpet • Durable Ceramic Tile • Natural Wood Laminate • Pre-Finished Wood Plank • Classic Vinyl Flooring • Room-Size Remnants Starting at 48c sq.ft. First Come - First Served Buy BELOW Wholesale.

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For Everything Electrical Committed to Excellence Since 1972 Full Service Electrical Contractor

Get Lynn on the line! 785-843-LYNN

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Mudjacking, Waterproofing. We specialize in Basement Repair & Pressure Grouting. Level & Straighten Walls & Bracing on wall. BBB . Free Estimates Since 1962

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Honest and Dependable Refs. Available $25/hr. Kathyrn 785-840-6421


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Int/Ext/Specialty Painting Siding, Wood Rot & Decks Kate, 785-423-4464

530 Pioneer Road (On the corner of Lawrence Ave & Pioneer just north of Dillons on 6th and Lawrence Ave). HUGE, unique Garage sale - new items each day! Lots of new and used items. New items include TONS of household items (toiletries, baby products, cleaning supplies, etc.), computer/school/office supplies, tools, automotive items, cosmetics, fragrance sets, batteries, and toys. We also have lots of used items including a TV stand, bookshelves, file cabinet, Graco infant swing, barely used Carter’s infant bassinet with music player, Little Tikes Interactive Kitchen, infant and kids toys/ books, boys’ bike, powerwheels jeep, kitchen items, misc. household items, vintage Atari/Nintendo items and more!

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Yoga is more than getting on the mat. Live Passionately Yoga Nutrition Classes Relaxation Retreats 1407 Massachusetts 785-218-0174 breathe

Moving-Hauling Haul Free: Salvageable items. Minimum charge: other moving/hauling jobs. Also Maintenance/Cleaning for home/business, inside/out plumbing / electrical & more. 785-841-6254


15yr. locally owned and operated company. Professionally trained staff. We move everything from fossils to office and household goods. Call for a free estimate. 785-749-5073 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/starvingartist


Learn to play 30-50 songs in the first year with Simply Music! Keys of Joy 785-331-8369 Karla’s Konservatory 785-865-4151

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We’re cheaper Free estimates Mowing, trimming Bushes & trees 785-505-8697

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Re-Roofs: All Types Roofing Repairs Siding & Windows FREE Estimates (785) 749-0462

RETIRED MASTER PLUMBER & Handyman needs small work. Bill Morgan 816-523-5703

Taking Care of Lawrence’s Plumbing Needs for over 35 Years (785) 841-2112 /kastl

Recycling Services 12th & Haskell Recycle Center, Inc. No Monthly Fee Always been FREE! Cash for all Metals 1146 Haskell Ave, Lawrence 785-865-3730 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/recyclecenter Lonnie’s Recycling Inc. Buyers of aluminum cans, all type metals & junk vehicles. Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. 8-4, 501 Maple, Lawrence. 785-841-4855 lonnies

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Roofing Contractors Available for all your roofing needs Including sales & installation of Conklin Roofing products. Call First Management Roofing Division at 785-841-7333

Tree/Stump Removal


Trimmed, Shaped, Removed Shrubs, Fenceline Cleaned

No Job Too Small Free Est. Lic. & Ins. 913-268-3120

Chris Tree Service

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Travel Services Lawrence First Class Transportation Limos Corporate Cars Drivers available 24/7 keysofjoy

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Summer Mowing or 1 Time 15+ Years Experience & Dependable! Also do yard work & some hauling. Call Harold 785-979-5117


“Your Comfort Is Our Business.” Installation & Service Residential & Commercial (785) 841-2665

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Flooring Installation

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4 WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2012 Lawrence Lawrence 07

THREE family garage sale


2812 Wildflower & 2745 Coneflower Ct. Friday 4-7 and Sat. 7-? Longaberger Baskets/ pottery, mower, gas grill, baby/kids clothing, baby bathtub, walker, crib matteress, Changing table, toys, kitchen items, books, giant 4’ stuffed Mickey Mouse, Creative Memories items, rubber stamps, shoes, purses, jewelry, china, games, rugs, CD’s, home décor, mens/womens clothing, linens, lawn Furniture, planters, vases, candleholders, holiday decorations and much more.


Moving Sale— 3000 Topeka Lane Saturday June 16, 7:00am

Items for sale are all in gently used and good condition. Queen size pillow top mattress and box springs Love Seats Recliner Gas Grill w/propane Weed Eater Garden Tools—seed spreader, rake, shovel Child’s Mountain Bike Lady’s Bicycle Quilt Rack Coffee Tables End Tables Student Desk Bookcase TV stand TVs Lamps Women’s clothes/shoes Shoe Rack Wire Carts Wicker Hampers Kitchen Items—coffee maker, dishes, quesadilla maker, water bottles, etc. Towels/Sheet sets Misc. Items—books, DVDs, knick knacks, picture frames 08

Garage Sale, Priced to Sell

6:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday 1311 Spencer Drive (near KU dorms) Mom’s on a summer-cleaning binge, and you get to benefit! Freestanding Wave master boxing target w/gloves, floor lamp; rotating wooden cabinet, electronic keyboard, desk chair, small fan, baskets, books (children’s and adults), comic book collection, toys, boys’ clothes sizes 10-18, women’s clothes sizes M and L. We still have a few rooms to dig through, so expect some surprises! Items will be priced to sell.


EVERYTHING MUST GO! Directions: Go South off Clinton Parkway onto Lawrence Ave then right on Sagebrush Dr. Garage Sale On your Right. All house Furniture will be for Sale. Bedroom Dressers, Night Stands, Couch, End Tables, Desks, Filing Cabinets, Coffee Table, Buffet, Chairs. Wheel Chair with Wide Seat, Desks, Crutches, Many Full Boxes of Romance Novels $2 for an entire box. Unique Monkey Wood Set with Many Piece, Pocket Bike, Table full of Tools for $1 each, Lots of Cookbooks, Many Items under $1, lots of Kitchen Stuff, Crystal Wear, Collectible Plates, Home Decor, Saws, Coolers, Furniture, Sheets, Lots of Framed Art, Christmas Decor and Christmas Houses. All items priced to Go! Lots more...Too much to list. WILL EXCEPT OFFERS...Cash Only



2301 Atchison Ave. Lawrence, KS Thurs., 8 am-4 pm Fri., 8 am-4 pm Couch, recliner chair, dining room table and chairs, antique walnut table, coffee tables, end tables, nightstands, dressers, metal wardrobe, large desk, glass door bookcase, new items in boxes, lots of home decorating items, small kitchen appliances, new KitchenAid mixer, lots of misc. items.

09 Multi Family Garage Sale Fri. & Sat. June 15-16 8:00 am to 3:00 pm 1808 W. 21st Street Avon products discounted most 50% off regular price, vintage baseball cards from 1950 through the 2000’s. Bauer and Butkus rookies just part of this. Ripper deck factory set also included. New Phillips portable DVD with I-pod dock, SD Card Player (still in box) 100 FIRM. Apartment size refrigerator, bookcase, Food Network cookbooks and magazines, hard & softback books, VHS DVDs children’s and adult. In house golf ball practice kits. Bennie Babies, Glassware, collectable plates and Avon bottles, jigsaw puzzles, jewelry, oxygen condenser bottles and line, cleaning out toys and stuffed animals, arts and crafts, jewelry, adult and children clothes all sizes boys and girls most priced at .25, lots of miscellaneous. Come by and see us.

09 Multi-Family Garage Sale at 1531 W 26th Street in Lawrence!! Friday, June 15th, 7am - 5pm & Saturday June 16th, 8am - 3pm. Come by and get some great stuff for great prices! Some of the items for sale include: Queen-size mattress and box-spring set, queen-size metal bed frame, push lawn mower, desk with hutch, TV stand, TV, coffee table, vacuum cleaner, Sharper Image shower radio with iPone/iPod deck, speakers, bookcases, curtains and curtain rods, picture frames, CDs, DVDs, shoes, jewelry box, pasta-maker, and probably more as we keep finding stuff to put in!


MOVING SALE Sat., June 16,

(Raindate: June 23rd)

Multiple Family Sale. June 15-16. 8am-2pm. 511 12th Terrace (located on cul-de-sac) Lots of name brand girls, boys & adults clothing, lots of well taken care of furniture & toys, and kitchenware

Avon bottle collection, rotisserie cooker, furniture, copier, tools, microwave, dual-stair ladder, much misc. FREE washer & gas dryer - you haul. 16

AKC German Shepherd male, 18 months, black & tan, house broke all shots, needs fenced yard, $200/offer. 913-433-3031 Poodles & Chihuahua Puppies - Cuddlesome Farm. Older puppies reduced. Call 785-883-4883.

Chevrolet 2008 Cobalt LT sedan, 4cyl, great gas mileage, spoiler, power equipment, GM certified, stk#337913 only $11,222. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Antique waterfall bed and vanity with round mirror, end tables, wood shelves, video racks, pool cue holder, mirrors. Cowboy decor, apple decor, Christmas ornaments/decor. John Wayne items, suede cowboy chaps, granite ware, antique iron leg school desk. Lots of costume jewelry. Luggage, bags, backpacks, purses. Cast iron pot/pan, dishes, pots/pans, Pyrex, Pampered Chef, fry daddy, coffee pots. Leather coat, coats, scarves, hats. Clothes 3/4, 7/8, 16/18. Cowboy boots and shoes. Stuffed animals and toys. Freebie box and much more! 18

Livestock Gentle Horse Training. 20 yers. exp. $500. Please call 620-757-9310 or email achorsetraining8@gmail. com

Chevrolet 2007 Malibu LT 4cyl, power equipment, low miles, great family car! Stk#343121 only $11,777. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Great Garage Sale full of collectibles, knick-knacks, antiques, and books! Friday and Saturday, June 15 & 16, 2012 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 2625 Cranley St. Lawrence, KS 66047

Moving Sale Saturday, June 16, 8 am to noon, 4205 Briarwood Dr.

Couch, teak dining room table with 6 chairs, cherry queen 4 poster bed, extension ladder, lawn mower, loads of antique china, furniture, housewares, art, antique trunk, plate racks, much more.

Basehor Multi Family Garage sale 3023 North 157th St. Basehor Thur, Fri. & Sat. 8-3 Side by side black refrigerator, lots of new name brand clothing, tags still attached on some, jeans size 0-2, SX & Small shirts, hoodies, and coats, girls sizes 5-6 and 7-8, some boys clothing, lots of shoes women’s size 7, lots of brand new purses, and accessories, furniture, bike rack carrier brand new, never been used and much more.

RV 5th Wheel 2005 Sierra by Forest River, One Owner, 32ft., 2 slides, No smoking, pets or kids. Excellent cond. Air Ride hitch, $18,000. Extra hitch for boat on back. 785-748-0810/785-760-3108 Cedar Creek 2001 - 25’ 5th wheel, 2 slides. Nice! $8,500. Call 913-369-3766.

Chrysler 2004 Concorde LXI, V6, leather, alloy wheels, power equipment, very affordable! Stk#10523A1 only $7,845. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Vintage items, tools, plumbing, crafts and woodwork, furniture, kitchen and household items, linens, farm items, lawn and garden and a whole lot more.

Fleetwood 2002 Revolution 40C, 330 HP Cummins ISC Diesel engine, 2 slides, $32,000. Email 785-538-9245 Keystone 2004 Springdale 5TH Wheel 26.5’ Slideout with Lots of UPGRADES and EXTRAs!! Clean Condition. Please call and leave a message. $13,000. 785-917-1881

Isuzu SUVs Isuzu 2002 Rodeo 4X4-119K, Automatic, V6. Silver exterior, gray cloth interior. Power windows Power locks. Cruise control. Roof rack. Tinted windows. Steel wheels. After market stereo. Extremely clean vehicle. Well maintained. Very sharp! $5,200 Call 785-979-1079

Antiques-Classic T-Bird ‘67 4DR., Landau, 105,000 actual miles, $6,000. Ozawkie area. 816-591-0604


Ford 2011 Fusion SE save thousands over a new one! Great gas mileage! Stk#12267 only $15,449. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Buick 2007 Lucerne CXL, one owner, GM certified, 2 yrs of maintenance included, remote start, alloy wheels, On Star, leather heated seats and much more! Stk#568171 only $16,888 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ford 2008 Mustang GT Bullett, leather, alloy wheels, Shaker sound and plenty of power! Stk#142721 only $22,850. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Huge Antique Sale


Eudora Annual City-wide Garage Sale

Organized by St. Paul United Church of Christ and sponsored by the Eudora Chamber of Commerce

2002 PONTIAC FIREBIRD PRICED to SELL FAST! 80,800 miles, 2Dr, V6 Coupe, T-tops, alarm system, transferable ext. warranty. Excellent maintenance record. Ex. Pewter paint, black leather and NEW tires. Call to arrange appt. Serious inquires only Cashier’s check only 913-319-9366 can email pictures:

Toyota 2005 Avalon XLS, one owner, leather heated seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, power equipment, stk#529423 only $12,777. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2003 BMW 325i & 2004 BMW 325xi -Well Maintained, Below Average Miles, AT, Leather, Moon, Starting at $9,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Toyota 2008 Camry LE, leather heated seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, power equipment, great reliability, stk#18815 only $16,977 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Honda 2008 CRV EX, 4WD, V6, sunroof, ABS, alloy wheels, CD changer, power equipment, very nice! Stk#10604 only $19,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Honda 2010 CRV 4wd, one owner, only 14k miles, alloy wheels, sunroof, leather heated seats, navigation, XM radio, very nice! Stk#560911 only $26,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Toyota 2005 Camry LE. Silver, 4 cyl. gas saver. Two owner no accident history. Clean car! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Buick 2003 Regal, Joseph Abboud pkg, two tone paint, leather heated seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, 3800 V6, great gas mileage and fantastic luxury! Stk#688613 only $8,800. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Have your car cleaned by a Professional! We will detail your car the same as our pre-owned inventory. Most vehicles are only $220.95 call Allen @ Dale Willey Automotive to schedule your cars make over! You won’t believe the difference! 785-843-5200 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Hyundai 2011 Elantra GLS save thousands over new! Great rates and payments are available! Stk#11530 only $17,450 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Hyundai 2011 Sante Fe GLS AWD, V6, power equipment, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, stk#10119 only $20,774 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Nissan 2011 Altima 2.5S, why by new when you can save thousands and get all of the reliability! Stk#13976 only $16,811 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Toyota Corolla CE, 106K, AT, CD, Cruise, 1-owner, Steal at $9,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Cadillac 2007 SRX, V8, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, On Star, Bose sound system, stk#364761 only $16,888. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Mercury 2008 Grand Marquis GS, 31K, like new, All offers considered. 913-788-0111

Honda 2008 CRV EX, 4WD, V6, sunroof, ABS, alloy wheels, CD changer, power equipment, very nice! Stk#10604 only $19,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Sport Utility-4x4 Chevrolet 2009 Tahoe LTZ, 4WD, 29,700 miles, white, leather, DVD, navigation, sunroof, warranty, excellent condition, $12,700.

Toyota 2009 Yaris, FWD, 4cyl, power equipment, cruise control, great gas mileage & dependability! Stk#328732 only $11,847. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

VW 2009 New Beetle. 12K miles ONE local owner. Automatic, super gas mileage, very clean. Priced to sell. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 4/7 785-856-6100 24

2006 Honda CR-V 4WD EX-81K, AT, Moon, CD, Cruise, 2-owner, Only $15,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD-130K, AT, V8, Leather, Heated Seats, 3-owner, Steal at $6,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD-102K, AT, V8, Leather, Moon, Heated Seats, CD Changer, 2-owner, WOW $10,900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Jeep 2009 Wrangler Unlimited 4wd V6, local trade in, alloy wheels, tow pkg, crew cab, power equipment, stk#348501 $24,815. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2002 Trailblazer 106K miles, black/black leather, $6,800. Call 785-342-7632.

Nissan 2011 Versa 1.8S fwd, 4cyl, power equipment, fantastic commuter car, save thousands over new! Stk#14065 only $13,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

June 15th & 16th starting at 7:00 am. Infinity 2008 G35 X AWD, leather heated memory seats, dual power seats, alloy wheels, cd changer, stk#12999 only $24,446. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Volkswagen 2009 Tiguan 2.0T, ultra sunroof, alloy wheels, power equipment, very nice! Stk#17023 only $17,814. Dale Willey 785-843-5200


Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

2000 Finch Dr. Tonganoxie

Toyota 2007 Rav4 Limited 4wd, automatic, 4cyl, great gas mileage, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, power seat, stk#471542 only $15855 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ford 2006 Escape XLT 4X4 in gleaming white with clean gray cloth. Very nice Escape, economical to drive. See website for photos Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7


Nissan 2009 Quest S, power lift gate, cruise control, power windows, DVD for the family and more! Stk#14495 only $20,415. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Multifamily Garage Sale

Subaru 2009 Forester 2.5X AWD, 2.5 4cyl, power equipment, ultra sunroof, traction control, alloy wheels, stk#10459 only $19,914. Dale Willey 785-843-5200


2004 Volvo 2.5L Turbo AWD-55K, AT, Leather, Moon, CD Changer, 2-owner, Clean $13,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Scion 2009 XB very sporty, spoiler, steering wheel controls, power equipment, very affordable! Stk#15857 only $13,736. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

ACURA 2005 TL, 66,000 miles, excellent condition, one owner, blue-tooth, GPS, & satellite radio. Priced at $16,500. 785-271-5166

Saturn 2009 Outlook XE AWD, On Star, alloy wheels, room for 8, sunroof, and affordable! Only $22,777. stk#15091 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Toyota 2006 Camry XLE. Only 89K miles, leather, moonroof, ONE OWNER, and new tires. Tremen- Trailers dous deal on a nice Toyota. See website for phoBeautiful newly renovated tos 2006 Dutchmen trailer: Rueschhoff Automobiles sleeps ten, 12 foot slide, newer tires, awning, new 2441 W. 6th St. paint and curtains, 785-856-6100 24/7 water-saving faucets, queen bed, four rear bunks, reupholstered couch and dinette sleep two each. Appliances, & heat/air work great. $12,000. Make an offer! 785-409-8131

Lexus 2006 IS250 AWD sedan heated & cooled seats, leather, sunroof, alloy wheels, CD changer, steering wheel controls and more! Stk#360901 only $16,821. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Acura MDX Tech/Entertainment Pkg 4WD-78K, AT, Leather, Moon, Nav, Back-Up Cam, DVD, 1-owner, Loaded $26,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049


Suzuki 1981 GS650L, 4cylinder, 40mpg. Excellent shape! New battery, carburetor redone, good tires. $1,400 or offer. 785-691-5326

Pontiac 2006 Solstice, leather, alloy wheels, enjoy the summer in this great one of a kind roadster! Stk#10990 only $11,825. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ford 2002 Thunderbird local trade, very sharp, only 25k miles, alloy wheels, cd changer, power equipment, stk#56689B1 only $17,458 Dale Willey 785-843-5200


Baby stroller, baby clothes, children’s toys, antiques, some furniture, cheap Tupperware, sewing machine, and decorative items.


Cars-Imports Buick 2011 Lucerne CXL 4 to choose from, starting at $25,481, GM certified and includes two years of maintenance, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, and one fantastic ride with surprising gas mileage! Stk#12227. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Saturday, June 16, 2012 7:00am to ?? Pick up a free map of participants 6:45-9:00am in the parking lot of C&S Market 14th & Church Street

Mazda 2007 6 I, FWD, 4cyl, spoiler, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, side air bags, CD changer, cruise control, keyless remote and more. Stk#166301 only $12,800. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

WE BUY CARS Top dollar for top late model vehicles. Drive in, see Danny or Jeff and get your big bucks today! 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Leawood June 14,15,16 9:00AM to 3:30PM 2113 W. 120th St. Leawood, Kansas NO EARLY SALES

Lincoln 2004 Town Car Ultimate, local trade, super clean, sunroof, leather heated seats, all the luxury you have been looking for without the luxury price!! Stk#112011 only $10,877. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Dodge 2007 Caliber SXT, $8,495. Needing a good family car or just starting Pontiac 2007 G6, 4cyl, out. Features: 1 owner, 76k great gas mileage, miles (mostly highway), plenty of room for the rated 24 city/29 highway family! Stk#329421 only MPG, FWD, clean and well Dale Willey $11,314. maintained, new tires 785-843-5200 within year, power doors & locks, cruise, Manual transmission. 785-691-9908 Pontiac 1994 Grand Am for or $1200/offer. It has 194,752 miles & is in running order. The power steering pump needs replaced and there is a minor tick in the engine. There is also some cosmetic damage to the Don’t see what you vehicle. The car come with want? Give us a call and power locks, power steerwe can help you find it! ing, power windows, & CD Dale Willey Automotive, player. 785-917-0642 just ask for Doug at 785-843-5200 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

HUGE 4 family Yard Sale with over 60 years accumulation

13816 Stilwell Rd Bonner Springs Call for questions 913-488-1045

Audi 2003 A4 3.0 Quattro AWD automatic. Local trade-in in great shape and runs super. Just had major 100K service at import shop, new timing belt, water pump and more. Leather, heated seats, moonroof. A great buy at $8895. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Toyota 2006 Camry LE. Beautiful ONE OWNER car, leather, super clean and a great neutral color. Low miles. Take a look, Toyotas never last long. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Dale Willey Automotive 2840 Iowa Street (785) 843-5200

Bonner Springs

Friday & Saturday June 15 & 16 7-3pm

Lincoln 2008 MKX AWD, leather heated & cooled seats, ultra sunroof, premium wheels, fantastic luxury! Stk#682081 only $26,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200




Days in print vary with package chosen.

Chevrolet 2007 Cobalt LS fwd, 4cyl, one owner, great gas mileage, stk#13079 only $8,388. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

1/2 mile east of Teepee Junction across from airport Massive Sale of baseball, football, basketball, & hockey cards and memorabilia See ad under merchandise - collectibles for more details.


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more or less to the Point of Beginning; AND Commencing at a point 44 feet South 61 degrees 21 minutes West of the Southeasterly corner of Lot 3, in Rockledge North, an addition to the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, said point being on the Northerly Right-of-Way line of U.S. Highway No. 40; thence North 28 degrees 36 minutes West, 105.23 feet for the Point of Beginning; thence North 28 degrees 36 minutes West, 6.94 feet to the North line of said Lot 3; thence North 69 degrees 50 minutes West, 78.32 feet; to the Northwest corner of said Lot 3; thence South 20 degrees 10 minutes West 31.07 feet; thence South 69 degrees 50 minutes East, 54.95 feet; thence North 67 degrees 21 minutes East, 38.98 feet to the Point of Beginning.

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day of July, 2012, at 10:15 o’clock a.m., in the District Court in Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, at which time and place the cause will be heard. Should you fail therein, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the Petition.


PARCEL B: A Perpetual Non-Exclusive Easement for road or drive-way purposes across Lot 3, in Rockledge North, an addition to the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, as established in Warranty Deed recorded May 14, 1968, in Book 257, Page 66, said Easement described as: A 40 foot Easement being 20 feet each side of a line described as Beginning at a point on the South line of said Lot 3, said point being 20 feet South 61 degrees 21 minutes West of the Southeast corner of said Lot 3; thence North 28 degrees 36 minutes West, parallel to the East line of said Lot 3, 87.5 feet, more or less, to the North line of said Lot 3; Subject to the terms and provisions thereof. PARCEL C: A Perpetual Easement for road or driveway purposes across Lot 1, in Rockledge North (Now Lot C, in Replat of Lot 1, Rockledge North), an addition to the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, as established in Easement recorded August 3, 1970, in Book 270, Page 311, said Easement described as follows: A 30 foot Easement being 15 feet on each side of a line described as beginning at a point on the South line of said Lot 1, said point being 85 feet North 69 degrees 50 minutes West of the Southeast corner of said Lot 1; thence on a curve to the right, having a tangent bearing North 1 degree 10 minutes East and having a radius of 170 feet, 130.5 feet, more or less, to the East line of said Lot 1; Subject to the terms and provisions thereof. and all machinery, equipment, furniture and fixtures, wherever located, and now owned, or hereafter acquired or arising, to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case, said sale to be made without appraisement and further subject to the approval of the Court. KEN McGOVERN, Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas ________

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(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World June 13, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL COURT DEPARTMENT SPRINGLEAF FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC., formerly known as American General Financial Services, Inc. Plaintiff, v. BAHMAN PAKRAVAN UNKNOWN SPOUSE, IF ANY, OF BAHMAN PAKRAVAN MITRA PAKRAVAN UNKNOWN SPOUSE, IF ANY, OF MITRA PAKRAVAN CTX MORTGAGE COMPANY, LLC CENTEX HOME EQUITY COMPANY, LLC NKA NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE, LLC HSBC MORTGAGE SERVICES, INC. THE CLINTON PARK II (First published in the Law- HOMES ASSOCIATION DOE rence Daily Journal-World JOHN (TENANT/OCCUPANT) June 6, 2012) JANE DOE IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF (TENANT/OCCUPANT) Defendants. DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS SEVENTH JUDICIAL Case No. 12CV299 DISTRICT Court No. K.S.A. Chapter 60 CSB 2222 WEST 6TH STREET TITLE TO REAL ESTATE DPC HOLDINGS LLC, INVOLVED Plaintiff, v. NOTICE OF SUIT GEMSTONE HOTELS I, L.L.C., GEMSTONE HOSPITALITY, The State of Kansas to: INC., SEAN P. DAVIS, CHRISTINE E. DAVIS, JOEL W. The above-named defendSCHOSSOW, HEATHER R. SCHOSSOW, UNITED ants and the unknown STATES OF AMERICA, heirs, executors, adminisSMALL BUSINESS ADMINIS- trators, devisees, trustees, creditors, lessees, tenants TRATION, and assigns of any deSTATE OF KANSAS ceased defendants; the unDefendants. known spouses of any defendants; the unknown ofCase No. 2011CV116 ficers, successors, trustees, Div. 1 creditors, lessees, tenants and assigns of any defendNOTICE OF SALE ants that are existing, disUnder and by virtue of an solved or dormant corporaAmended Order Directing tions; the unknown execuSheriff’s Sale issued by the tors, administrators, deviDistrict Court of Douglas sees, trustees, creditors, County, Kansas, in the lessees, tenants, succesabove action, wherein the sors and assigns of any departies named were, re- fendants that are or were spectively, plaintiff and de- partners or in partnership; fendants, to the Sheriff of the unknown guardians, Douglas County, Kansas, conservators and trustees said Sheriff will offer for of any defendants that are sale at public auction and minors or are under any lesell to the highest bidder gal disability; and the unfor cash in hand, in the Jury known heirs, executors, addevisees, Assembly Room of the Dis- ministrators, trict Court located in the trustees, creditors, lessees, lower level of the Judicial tenants and assigns of any and Law Enforcement Cen- person alleged to be deter Building, 111 E. 11th St., ceased, AND ALL OTHER in the City of Lawrence, PERSONS WHO ARE OR MAY County of Douglas, State of BE CONCERNED: Kansas, on the 28th day of June, 2012, at 10:00 o’clock YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED a.m. of said day, the follow- that a Petition for Mortgage ing described real estate Foreclosure has been filed situated in the County of in the above District Court Douglas, State of Kansas, of Kansas, as above captioned, praying for a decree to-wit: of foreclosure on the plaintiff’s first lien on the PARCEL A: Lot 2, ROCKLEDGE NORTH, real estate described as an addition to the City of follows, to wit: Lawrence, Douglas County, Lot 63, in Parkmar Estates Kansas AND Commencing at the North- No. 5, an addition to the west corner of Lot 4, ROCK- City of Lawrence, Douglas LEDGE NORTH, an addition County, Kansas. Subject to to the City of Lawrence, all easements, restrictions, and coveDouglas County, Kansas, reservations thence South 69 degrees 50 nants, if any, now of record. minutes East along the which is more accurately North line of said Lot 4, 143 described as: feet for the Point of Beginning; thence continuing Lot 63, PARKMAR ESTATES South 69 degrees 50 min- NO. 5, a subdivision in the utes East 152.3 feet to a City of Lawrence, Douglas point located 187.3 feet County, Kansas, according the recorded plat North 22 degrees 39 min- to utes West of a point lo- thereof. cated 19 feet South 61 degrees 21 minutes West of Commonly known as and the Southeast corner of numbered 2421 McKinley said Lot 4; thence South 22 Court Lawrence, KS 66047. degrees 39 minutes East, YOU ARE HEREBY 25.3 feet; thence North 67 degrees 21 minutes East, REQUIRED to plead to said Petition on 43.16 feet; thence South 69 degrees 50 minutes East, or before the 24th day of July, 2012 at the Courthouse 8.07 feet; thence North 20 degrees 10 minutes East, in the above county. 44.07 feet to the Northeast corner of said Lot 4; thence Should you fail therein, North 69 degrees 50 min- judgment and decree will utes West, 150 feet; thence be entered in due course Southwesterly 82.71 feet upon said Petition for Mort-

MCNEARNEY & ASSOCIATES, LLC Brandon T. Pittenger #20296 Teri L. Westbrook #23578 6800 College Blvd., Suite 400 P.O. Box 7410 Overland Park, KS 66207 (913) 323-4595 Ext. 185 ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF NOTICE Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. Section 1692c(b), no information concerning the collection of this debt may be given without the prior consent of the consumer given directly to the debt collector or the express permission of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt collector is attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. ________

(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World May 30, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS

NOTICE OF SUIT The State of Kansas to: ANTHONY GAUNA; JOHN DOE (REAL NAME UNKNOWN); MARY DOE (REAL NAME UNKNOWN) and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, and assigns of such of the defendants as may be deceased; the unknown spouses of the defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of such defendants as are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown guardians and trustees of such of the defendants as are minors or are in anywise under legal disability; and all other persons who are or may be concerned: You are hereby notified that a petition has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, by Deutsche Bank National Trust Company, As Trustee Under Pooling And Servicing Agreement Dated As Of January 1, 2008 Equilfirst Loan Securitization Trust 2008-1 for judgment in the sum of $109,000.21, plus interest, costs and other relief; judgment that plaintiff’s lien is a first lien on the said real property and sale of said property to satisfy the indebtedness, said property described as follows, to wit: LOT EIGHTY-ONE (81), LESS THE NORTH 48 FEET THEREOF, AND ALL OF LOT EIGHTY-THREE (83), ALL ON CONNECTICUT STREET IN THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS` Commonly known as 929 Connecticut Street, Lawrence, Kansas 66044 and you are hereby required to plead to said petition in said Court at Lawrence, Kansas on or before the 14th day of July, 2012. Should you fail therein judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon said petition. THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC Attorneys for Plaintiff 6310 Lamar - Suite 235 Overland Park, KS 66202 (913)831-3000 Fax No. (913)831-3320 Our File No. 12-004302/dkb ________

Baldwin (First published in the Baldwin City Signal, Thursday, June 14, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS In the Matter of the Estate of: REBECCA SUE GOLDBACK MOSELY, Deceased. Case No. 2012 PR 99 Division No. I Proceeding Under K.S.A. Chapter 59 NOTICE OF HEARING AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are hereby notified that on June 5, 2012, a Petition was filed in this Court by Chris Mosely, as guardian and conservator for Robert Mosely, sole heir, devisee, legatee, and executor named in the “Last Will and Testament of Rebecca Sue Goldback”, deceased, dated May 29, 2002, praying the will filed with the Petition be admitted to probate and record; and Chris Mosely, as guardian and conservator for Robert Mosely, be appointed as executor, without bond.

Respectfully Submitted, By: Shawn Scharenborg, KS # 24542 Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. (St. Louis Office) 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 St. Louis, MO 63141 Phone: (314) 991-0255 Fax: (314) 567-8006 Email:

All creditors are notified to exhibit their demands against the estate within four (4) months from the date of the first publication of this notice, as provided by law, and if their demands are not thus exhibited, they shall be forever barred. Attorney for Plaintiff ________ CHRIS MOSELY as guardian and conservator for Robert Mosely, Petitioner (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, May 30, COLLISTER 2012) & KAMPSCHROEDER Attorneys at Law IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF 3311 Clinton Parkway Court LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Lawrence, Kansas KANSAS 66047-2631 CIVIL DEPARTMENT Phone: (785) 842-3126 Fax: (785) 842-3878 Bank of America, N.A. E-mail: Plaintiff, vs. George Ellis McElroy ATTORNEYS FOR and Julianne McElroy, et al. PETITIONER Defendants. ________ Case No. 10CV820 Court Number: Tonganoxie



BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P. fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, vs. Alicia A. Schaeffer, et al. Defendants. Case No. 09CV620 Court Number:

Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on June 21, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

Lot 10, Shenandoah Heights Third Plat, a subdivision in the City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as NOTICE OF SALE 2312 Sumter Court, Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the Under and by virtue of an “Property”) Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District to satisfy the judgment in Court of Leavenworth the above-entitled case. County, Kansas, the under- The sale is to be made signed Sheriff of Leaven- without appraisement and worth County, Kansas, will subject to the redemption offer for sale at public auc- period as provided by law, tion and sell to the highest and further subject to the bidder for cash in hand, at approval of the Court. For the Justice Center, 2nd more information, visit Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on July 5, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the folDavid Zoellner, Sheriff lowing real estate: Leavenworth County, Kansas A tract in the Northwest Quarter of Section 27, Prepared By: Township 8, Range 22, in South & Associates, P.C. the City of Leavenworth, Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) described as follows: The 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 East half of a tract com- Overland Park, KS 66211 mencing at a point 57.64 (913)663-7600 feet West of the Northwest (913)663-7899 (Fax) corner of Dakota and Twen- Attorneys For Plaintiff tieth Streets; thence runn- (124618) ing West 240 feet; thence _______ North 125 feet; thence East 240 feet on a line parallel with the North line of Da- (First published in The Mirkota Street; thence South ror, Wednesday, June 13, to the place of beginning, 2012) all in the City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, County, Kansas, commonly KANSAS known as 2004 Dakota CIVIL COURT DEPARTMENT Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the “Property”) PROVIDENT FUNDING ASSOCIATES, L.P., to satisfy the judgment in Plaintiff, the above-entitled case. vs. The sale is to be made KATHLEEN L. PIKE A/K/A without appraisement and KATHLEEN PIKE, et al., subject to the redemption Defendants. period as provided by law, and further subject to the Case No. 11 CV 650 approval of the Court. For more information, visit Title to Real Estate Involved Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60


David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by Prepared By: the Clerk of the District South & Associates, P.C. Court of Leavenworth Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 County, Kansas, in the case above numbered, wherein Overland Park, KS 66211 the parties above named (913)663-7600 were respectively plaintiff (913)663-7899 (Fax) and Defendants, and to me, Attorneys For Plaintiff the undersigned Sheriff of (105385) Leavenworth County, Kan________ sas, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder (First published in The Mir- for cash in hand at the Jusror, Wednesday, May 30, tice Center on the 2nd floor 2012) lobby (street level) at 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth on IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF July 10, 2012, at 10:00 AM of LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, said day, the following deKANSAS scribed real estate situated in the County of LeavenBank of America worth, State of Kansas, National Association to-wit: Plaintiff, vs. THE SOUTH HALF OF LOTS Terri N Traul AKA DePriest 12 AND 13, BLOCK 6, P Traul AKA Terri DePriest STILLING`S SUBDIVISION, AKA Terri T DePriest AKA CITY OF LEAVENWORTH, Terri Traul-DePriest , et al., LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Defendants. KANSAS (“Property”) Case No. 11CV148 Division 4 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved) NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered 11CV148, wherein the parties above named were respectively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at 10:00 AM, on 06/21/2012, THE JUSTICE CENTER ON THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY (street level), 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048, the following described real estate located in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, to wit:


LOT NO. 1 AND PART OF LOT NO. 2, BLOCK 1, THREE LAKES SUBDIVISION, A SUBDIVISION IN TONGANOXIE, Bank of America, N.A., Suc- LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, cessor by Merger to BAC KANSAS; Home Loans Servicing, LP FKA Countrywide Home AND Loans Servicing LP Plaintiff, A PART OF LOT 2, BLOCK 1, vs. THREE LAKES SUBDIVISION, Debra Cooper, et al. DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: Defendants. COMMENCING AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF Case No. 12CV121 SAID LOT 2, BLOCK 1; Court Number: THENCE SOUTH 00 28’ 40” WEST (ASSUMED) 242.86 Pursuant to K.S.A. FEET ALONG THE LOT LINE Chapter 60 TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THIS PARCEL; NOTICE OF SALE THENCE SOUTH 00 28’ 40” WEST, 59.10 FEET ALONG Under and by virtue of an THE LOT LINE; THENCE Order of Sale issued to me NORTH 09 18’ 07”WEST by the Clerk of the District 44.83 FEET; THENCE NORTH Court of Leavenworth 27 31’ 53” EAST, 16.75 FEET County, Kansas, the under- TO THE LOT LINE AND THE signed Sheriff of Leaven- POINT OF BEGINNING, IN worth County, Kansas, will LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, offer for sale at public auc- KANSAS. tion and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at TRACT TWO: LOT 1B, REthe Justice Center, 2nd SURVEY OF LOT NO. 1, AND Floor Lobby, Leavenworth PART OF LOT NO. 2, BLOCK County, Kansas, on June 28, 1, THREE LAKES SUBDIVI2012, at 10:00 AM, the fol- SION, IN THE CITY OF TONlowing real estate: GANOXIE, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. A tract of land in the East (“Subject Property”) Half of the Southeast Quarter of Section 11, Township to satisfy the judgment in 9, Range 22, described as the above-entitled case, follows: Beginning at a said sale to be made withpoint 33 feet West and 356 out appraisement and furfeet North of the Southeast ther subject to the apcorner of Section 11, Town- proval of the Court. Statuship 9, Range 22; thence tory period of redemption North 101.96 feet; thence has been set at three (3) West by Southwest at an months from date of sale. angle of 84 degrees 31’, 170 feet; thence South 85.1 feet; DAVID A. ZOELLNER, Sheriff thence East 169.30 feet to Leavenworth County, the Point of Beginning, less Kansas any part taken or used for road, all in Leavenworth HOLBROOK & OSBORN, P.A. County, Kansas, commonly known as 4320 Shrine Park Thomas E. Osborn #9041 Road, Leavenworth, KS Commerce Plaza II 66048 (the “Property”) 7400 W. 110th Street, S/600 Overland Park, Ks. 66210 to satisfy the judgment in (913) 342-2500 the above-entitled case. (913) 342-0603 fax The sale is to be made Attorneys for Plaintiff without appraisement and ________ subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, May 30, 2012) David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Kansas KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. JPMorgan Chase Bank, NaMegan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 tional Association, successor by merger to Chase Overland Park, KS 66211 Home Finance LLC (913)663-7600 Plaintiff, (913)663-7899 (Fax) vs. Attorneys For Plaintiff Stephanie A. Fraser, et al. (111190) Defendants. ________

(First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, May 30, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Bank of America National Association Plaintiff, vs. Raymond E Thompson AKA Raymond Everret Thompson, et al., Defendants. Case No. 10cv115 Division 4 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved) NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered 10cv115, wherein the parties above named were respectively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at 10:00 AM, on 06/21/2012, THE JUSTICE CENTER ON THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY (street level), 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048, the following described real estate located in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, to wit:




Case No. 12CV135 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on June 21, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: The South 53.5 feet of Lot 7 and 8, Block 9, Clark and Rees’ Addition, City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as 709 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (110765) ________


Respectfully Submitted, By: Shawn Scharenborg, KS # 24542 Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. (St. Louis Office) 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 LEAVENWORTH COUNTY St. Louis, MO 63141 SHERIFF Phone: (314) 991-0255 Fax: (314) 567-8006 Email: Submitted by: MARTIN, LEIGH, LAWS & FRITZLEN, P.C. Beverly M. Weber KS #20570 Sara N. Faubion KS #24865 ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF



said real property is levied upon as the property of Defendants Kathleen L. Pike a/k/a Kathleen Pike and Bradley Thomas and all other alleged owners and will be sold without appraisal to satisfy said Order of Sale.

(First published in The MirYou are required to file ror, Wednesday, June 6, your written defenses LOT 22, BLOCK 3, SHER- 2012) FOREST SUBDIVIthereto on or before the 5th WOOD SION, IN THE COUNTY OF IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF



Attorney for Plaintiff ________

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association Plaintiff, vs. Roberta Abramovitz, et al. Defendants. Case No. 12CV103 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE

(First published in The Mir- Under and by virtue of an ror, Wednesday, June 13, Order of Sale issued to me 2012) by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF County, Kansas, the underLEAVENWORTH COUNTY, signed Sheriff of LeavenKANSAS worth County, Kansas, will CIVIL COURT DEPT. offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest BROTHERHOOD BANK bidder for cash in hand, at & TRUST, the Justice Center, 2nd Plaintiff, Floor Lobby, Leavenworth -vsCounty, Kansas, on June 21, RUSSELL E. FREEMAN 2012, at 10:00 AM, the folKELLY L. FREEMAN lowing real estate: EARL FREEMAN UNION BANK AND TRUST Lot 17, Block C, GREENCOMPANY WOOD VALLEY SUBDIVIJOHN DOE SION, PHASE III, to the City JANE DOE of Tonganoxie, LeavenDefendants. worth County, Kansas, commonly known as 1184 S. Case No. 11 CV 643 Bury St, Tonganoxie, KS Div. No. 2 66086 (the “Property”) TITLE TO REAL ESTATE INVOLVED NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, in the above action, wherein the parties above named were, respectfully, plaintiff and defendant, to me the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby (Street Level) 601 S. 3rd Street, in the City of Leavenworth, in said County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, on the 5th day of July, 2012, at 10:00 o’clock a.m. of said day, the following described real estate: TRACT ONE:


to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (136540) ________



Bank of America, N.A., successor by merger to BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP fka Countrywide Home Tonganoxie Loans Servicing, LP Plaintiff, (First published in The Mirvs. ror, Wednesday, May 30, Unknown Heirs of Timothy 2012) R. Williams, Deceased, et al. Defendants. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Case No. 12CV16 KANSAS Court Number: PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASPursuant to K.S.A. SOCIATION S/B/M TO NAChapter 60 TIONAL CITY MORTAGE COMPANY, A DIVISION OF NOTICE OF SALE NATIONAL CITY BANK, NA PLAINTIFF Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me MARCHETA HIGHTOWER by the Clerk of the District DEFENDANTS Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the underCase No. 12CV75 signed Sheriff of LeavenDiv. No. worth County, Kansas, will K.S.A. 60 offer for sale at public aucMortgage tion and sell to the highest Foreclosure bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd NOTICE OF SUIT Floor Lobby, Leavenworth The State of Kansas to: County, Kansas, on June 28, MARCHETA ANNE 2012, at 10:00 AM, the folHIGHTOWER, A/K/A MAR- lowing real estate: CHETA HIGHTOWER, A/K/A MARCHETA A. HIGHTOWER LOT 19, COUNTRY VIEW (DECEASED); JOHN DOE SUBDIVISION, IN LEAVEN(REAL NAME UNKNOWN); WORTH COUNTY, KANSAS., MARY DOE (REAL NAME UN- commonly known as 23021 KNOWN); CHARLES R. 148th Street, Leavenworth, HIGHTOWER, JR., AS ADMIN- KS 66048 (the “Property”) ISTRATOR OF THE ESTATE OF MARCHETA ANNE to satisfy the judgment in above-entitled case. HIGHTOWER; CHARLES R. the The sale is to be made HIGHTOWER, JR. without appraisement and and the unknown heirs, ex- subject to the redemption ecutors, administrators, period as provided by law, devisees, trustees, credi- and further subject to the tors, and assigns of such of approval of the Court. For information, visit the defendants as may be more deceased; the unknown spouses of the defendants; David Zoellner, Sheriff the unknown officers, sucLeavenworth County, cessors, trustees, creditors Kansas and assigns of such defendants as are existing, dissolved or dormant cor- Prepared By: porations; the unknown South & Associates, P.C. guardians and trustees of Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) such of the defendants as 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 are minors or are in any- Overland Park, KS 66211 wise under legal disability; (913)663-7600 and all other persons who (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff are or may be concerned: (139607) ________ You are hereby notified that a petition has been filed in the District Court of (First published in The MirLeavenworth County, Kan- ror, Wednesday, May 30, sas, by Pnc Bank, National 2012) Association S/B/M To National City Mortage Com- IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF pany, A Division Of National LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, City Bank, Na for judgment KANSAS in the sum of $133,444.21, CIVIL DEPARTMENT plus interest, costs and other relief; judgment that GMAC Mortgage, LLC plaintiff’s lien is a first lien Plaintiff, on the said real property vs. and sale of said property to John T. Clary and satisfy the indebtedness, Sharlene M. Clary, et al. said property described as Defendants. follows, to wit: Case No. 12CV117 LOT 4, RANKIN ESTATES Court Number: PHASE III, A SUBDIVISION IN LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Pursuant to K.S.A. KANSAS, ACCORDING TO Chapter 60 THE RECORDED PLAT THEREOF NOTICE OF SALE



Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on June 21, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

The North 82 feet of the West 2 feet of Lot 1 and the North 82 feet of the East 40 feet of Lot 2, Block 37, CLARK AND REES’ ADDITION TO LEAVENWORTH, a subdivision in the City of Leavenworth, Should you fail therein Leavenworth County, Kanjudgment and decree will sas, commonly known as be entered in due course 707 Chestnut Street, Leavupon said petition. enworth, KS 66048 (the Property) THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY to satisfy the judgment in INFORMATION OBTAINED the above-entitled case. WILL BE USED FOR THAT The sale is to be made PURPOSE. without appraisement and subject to the redemption SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC period as provided by law, Attorneys for Plaintiff and further subject to the 6310 Lamar - Suite 235 approval of the Court. For Overland Park, KS 66202 more information, visit (913)831-3000 Fax No. (913)831-3320 Our File No. 12-004374/dkb David Zoellner, Sheriff ________ Leavenworth County, Kansas (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, May 30, Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. 2012) Megan Cello (KS # 24167) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, (913)663-7600 KANSAS CIVIL COURT DEPARTMENT (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (137644) JAMES B. NUTTER ________ & COMPANY, Plaintiff, vs. (First published in The MirPHYLLIS MCCLELLAND, ror, Wednesday, June 6, et al., 2012) Defendants. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Case No. 12 CV 8 LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Title to Real Estate Involved JPMorgan Chase Bank, NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE National Association sbm to Chase Home FiNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, nance LLC that under and by virtue of Plaintiff, an Order of Sale issued by vs. the Clerk of the District Patrick A. Hanson, Court of Leavenworth Jodi K. Hanson County, Kansas, in the case Kansas Housing Resources above numbered, wherein Corporation the parties above named Defendant(s). were respectively plaintiff and Defendant, and to me, Case No. 2012CV189 the undersigned Sheriff of Div. No. Leavenworth County, KanK.S.A. 60 sas, directed, I will offer for Mortgage Foreclosure sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder NOTICE OF SUIT for cash in hand at the Justice Center on the 2nd floor lobby (street level) at 601 S. The State of Kansas to Pat3rd Street, Leavenworth on rick A. Hanson, Jodi K. HanJune 21, 2012, at 10:00 AM of son, Kansas Housing Resaid day, the following de- sources Corporation and all scribed real estate situated other persons who are or in the County of Leaven- may be concerned and the worth, State of Kansas, unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, to-wit: trustees, creditors and asLOT 1, BLOCK 2, BAKER SUB- signs of such Defendants DIVISION, A SUBDIVISION IN as may be deceased; the THE CITY OF LEAVEN- unknown spouses of the WORTH, LEAVENWORTH Defendants; the unknown administrators, COUNTY, KANSAS executors, devisees, trustees, credi(“Property”) tors, successors and assaid real property is levied signs of such Defendants upon as the property of De- as are or were partners or fendant Phyllis McClelland in partnership; and the unand all other alleged own- known guardians, conserers and will be sold without vators, and trustees of appraisal to satisfy said Or- such of the Defendants as are minors or are anywise der of Sale. under legal disability. LEAVENWORTH COUNTY SHERIFF YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition has been filed in the District Court of Submitted by: LEAVENWORTH County, Kansas, by Plaintiff above MARTIN, LEIGH, LAWS named praying for judg& FRITZLEN, P.C. ment against the Beverly M. Weber KS defendant(s) Patrick A. #20570 Hanson and Jodi K. Hanson Sara N. Faubion KS in the principal amount of #24865 $76,037.73 with accrued inATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF terest thereon from DecemMARTIN, LEIGH, LAWS & ber 1, 2008 at the rate of FRITZLEN, P.C. IS ATTEMPT- 6.375% per annum until ING TO COLLECT A DEBT paid; for the sum of $400.00 AND ANY INFORMATION OB- for title evidence in bringTAINED WILL BE USED FOR ing this action; together with attorney fees, court THAT PURPOSE. costs related to this action, ________ taxes and any and all other (First published in The Mir- sums which Plaintiff may ror, Wednesday, June 6, hereafter advance or pay 2012) under the terms and conditions of the Mortgage exeIN THE DISTRICT COURT OF cuted by the said DefendLEAVENWORTH COUNTY, ants to Plaintiff, for judgKANSAS ment that Plaintiff has a CIVIL DEPARTMENT first Mortgage loan for payment of said debt on the and you are hereby required to plead to said petition in said Court at Leavenworth, Kansas on or before the 14th day of July, 2012.

Tonganoxie following described property, to wit:

Tonganoxie real

LOTS 11 AND 12, BLOCK 6, HANNON’S ADDITION, CITY OF LEAVENWORTH, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. more correctly described as: 1121 Cheyenne St., Leavenworth, KS 66048

that the Mortgage be foreclosed; that the rights and priorities of the parties be determined; and that said real property be sold and the proceeds applied on the debt owing Plaintiff; and that you, and each of you, be forever barred and foreclosed from and after three (3) months from date of said sale from any of all right, title, interest, lien, estate or equity of redemption in or to said property, or any part thereof, and you are hereby required to plead to said Petition on or before July 17, 2012 in said Court at the Courthouse in LEAVENWORTH County, Kansas. Should you fail therein, judgment and de- Should you fail therein cree will be entered in due judgment and decree will course upon said Petition. be entered in due course upon said petition. SINGER TARPLEY & JONES, P.A. THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO /S/______________ COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY Sheldon R. Singer #10915 INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT Linda S. Tarpley #22357 PURPOSE. Kenneth C. Jones #10907 SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC Attorneys for Plaintiff Jonah W. Lock # 23330 6310 Lamar - Suite 235 Overland Park, KS 66202 10484 Marty (913)831-3000 Overland Park, KS 66212 Fax No. (913)831-3320 Phone: (913) 648-6333 Our File No. 12-004273/dkb Fax: (913) 642-8742 ________ ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF _______ (First published in The Mir(First published in The Mir- ror, Wednesday, June 6, ror, Wednesday, June 13, 2012) 2012)

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Wells Fargo Bank, National Association Plaintiff, vs. Kasey L Robbins AKA Kasey Lee Robbins AKA Kasey Robbins, et al., Defendants. Case No. 12CV160 Division 4 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved) NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered 12CV160, wherein the parties above named were respectively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at 10:00 AM, on 07/05/2012, THE JUSTICE CENTER ON THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY (street level), 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048, the following described real estate located in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, to wit: COUNTY OF LEAVENWORTH, STATE OF KANSAS: A TRACT OF LAND IN THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP 11 SOUTH, RANGE 20 EAST OF THE 6TH P.M., MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SAID NORTHEAST 1/4, THE WEST LINE OF SAID SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 HAVING AN ASSUMED BEARING OF NORTH 00 DEGREES 10 MINUTES 20 SECONDS WEST; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 10 MINUTES 20 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE WEST LINE OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SAID NORTHEAST 1/4 600.36 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 26 MINUTES 51 SECONDS EAST 1331.81 FEET TO THE EAST LINE OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SAID NORTHEAST 1/4; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 31 MINUTES 26 SECONDS EAST ALONG THE EAST LINE OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SAID NORTHEAST 1/4, 606.38 FEET TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SAID NORTHEAST 1/4; THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 11 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SAID NORTHEAST 1/4, 1335.62 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE TRACT HEREIN DESCRIBED.


(913)831-3000 You are hereby notified Fax No. (913)831-3320 that a petition has been Our File No. 12-003667/dkb filed in the District Court of ________ Leavenworth County, Kansas, by Phh Mortgage Corporation for judgment in (First published in The Mirthe sum of $78,874.90, plus ror, Wednesday, June 6, interest, costs and other re- 2012) lief; judgment that plaintiff’s lien is a first lien IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, on the said real property KANSAS and sale of said property to CIVIL DEPARTMENT satisfy the indebtedness, said property described as Bank of America, N.A., sucfollows, to wit: cessor by merger to BAC LOT 7, BLOCK 1, IN FIRST Home Loans Servicing, LP Countrywide Home AND SECOND ADDITIONS TO fka THE TOWN OF BASEHOR, IN Loans Servicing, LP Plaintiff, THE CITY OF BASEHOR, ACvs. CORDING TO THE RECORDED PLAT THEREOF, IN E. Dean Babcock; Geraldine R. Babcock; Timberlakes LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. Commonly known Homes Association; Timberlakes Homes Associaas 2933 North 155th Street, tion, Inc. , Basehor, Kansas 66007 Defendants. and you are hereby reCase No. 12CV264 quired to plead to said petiCourt Number: tion in said Court at Leavenworth, Kansas on or bePursuant to K.S.A. fore the 14th day of July, Chapter 60 2012.

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Branch Banking and Trust Company Plaintiff, vs. James Proseus, et al. Defendants. Case No. 12CV192 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on June 28, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: LOT 14, BLOCK 4, IN HONEYCREEK FARMS, A SUBDIVISION IN THE CITY OF BASEHOR, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS., commonly known as 16812 Juniper Drive, Basehor, KS 66012 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (142090) ________ (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, May 30, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION PLAINTIFF KATHLEEN J. MARTIN DEFENDANTS Case No. 12CV266 Div. No. K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure NOTICE OF SUIT

The State of Kansas to: KATHLEEN J. MARTIN; JOHN DOE (REAL NAME UNKNOWN); MARY DOE (REAL SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH NAME UNKNOWN) COUNTY, KANSAS and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, Respectfully Submitted, devisees, trustees, crediBy: tors, and assigns of such of Shawn Scharenborg, the defendants as may be KS # 24542 deceased; the unknown Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 spouses of the defendants; Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 the unknown officers, sucKozeny & McCubbin, L.C. cessors, trustees, creditors (St. Louis Office) and assigns of such de12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 fendants as are existing, St. Louis, MO 63141 dissolved or dormant corPhone: (314) 991-0255 porations; the unknown Fax: (314) 567-8006 guardians and trustees of Email: such of the defendants as Attorney for Plaintiff are minors or are in any________ wise under legal disability; and all other persons who (First published in The Mir- are or may be concerned: ror, Wednesday, May 30, 2012) You are hereby notified that a petition has been IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF filed in the District Court of LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Leavenworth County, KanKANSAS sas, by Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association PHH MORTGAGE for judgment in the sum of CORPORATION $18,686.87, plus interest, PLAINTIFF costs and other relief; judgment that plaintiff’s lien is KRISTA R. TANNEY a first lien on the said real DEFENDANTS property and sale of said property to satisfy the inCase No. 12CV263 debtedness, said property Div. No. described as follows, to K.S.A. 60 wit: Mortgage Foreclosure THE WEST 77.5 FEET OF LOT 8, A.W. WILEY’S ADDITION, NOTICE OF SUIT IN THE CITY OF LEAVENWORTH, ACCORDING TO The State of Kansas to: THE RECORDED PLAT KRISTA R. TANNEY; JOHN THEREOF, IN LEAVENDOE (REAL NAME UN- WORTH COUNTY, KANSAS KNOWN); MARY DOE (REAL Commonly known as 2134 NAME UNKNOWN); UNIVER- Kenton St., Leavenworth, SAL MORTGAGE CORPORA- Kansas 66048 TION, MORTGAGE INVESTORS CORPORATION; FIRST and you are hereby reSTATE BANK AND TRUST quired to plead to said petition in said Court at Leavand the unknown heirs, ex- enworth, Kansas on or beecutors, administrators, fore the 14th day of July, devisees, trustees, credi- 2012. tors, and assigns of such of the defendants as may be Should you fail therein deceased; the unknown judgment and decree will spouses of the defendants; be entered in due course the unknown officers, suc- upon said petition. cessors, trustees, creditors and assigns of such de- THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO fendants as are existing, COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY dissolved or dormant cor- INFORMATION OBTAINED porations; the unknown WILL BE USED FOR THAT guardians and trustees of PURPOSE. such of the defendants as are minors or are in any- SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC wise under legal disability; Attorneys for Plaintiff and all other persons who 6310 Lamar - Suite 235 are or may be concerned: Overland Park, KS 66202

NOTICE OF SUIT THE STATE OF KANSAS, to the above-named defendants and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any deceased defendants; the unknown spouses of any defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of any defendants that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, successors and assigns of any defendants that are or were partners or in partnership; the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of any defendants that are minors or are under any legal disability; and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any person alleged to be deceased, and all other persons who are or may be concerned.

Tonganoxie NOTICE OF SUIT The State of Kansas to: BRANDON PETTIS; DENA M. PETTIS, A/K/A DENA PETTIS, A/K/A DENA MARIE PETTIS; JOHN DOE (REAL NAME UNKNOWN); MARY DOE (REAL NAME UNKNOWN) and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, and assigns of such of the defendants as may be deceased; the unknown spouses of the defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of such defendants as are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown guardians and trustees of such of the defendants as are minors or are in anywise under legal disability; and all other persons who are or may be concerned: You are hereby notified that a petition has been filed in the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, by Wells Fargo Bank, Na for judgment in the sum of $120,915.01, plus interest, costs and other relief; judgment that plaintiff’s lien is a first lien on the said real property and sale of said property to satisfy the indebtedness, said property described as follows, to wit: LOT 10, BLOCK 5, ADAMS ACRES - PHASE II, CITY OF LANSING, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. Commonly known as 123 Ferncliff St., Lansing, Kansas 66043 and you are hereby required to plead to said petition in said Court at Leavenworth, Kansas on or before the 13th day of July, 2012. Should you fail therein judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon said petition.



Loan Asset-Backed Certificates, Series 2003-6 Plaintiff, vs. Bonnie Jo Smith; Douglas R. Smith; Key Bank USA, NA, Defendants.

guardians and trustees of such of the defendants as are minors or are in anywise under legal disability; and all other persons who are or may be concerned:

Case No. 12CV290 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SUIT THE STATE OF KANSAS, to the above-named defendants and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any deceased defendants; the unknown spouses of any defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of any defendants that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, successors and assigns of any defendants that are or were partners or in partnership; the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of any defendants that are minors or are under any legal disability; and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any person alleged to be deceased, and all other persons who are or may be concerned.

You are hereby notified that a petition has been filed in the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, by Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association for judgment in the sum of $190,863.08, plus interest, costs and other relief; judgment that plaintiff’s lien is a first lien on the said real property and sale of said property to satisfy the indebtedness, said property described as follows, to wit:

THE SOUTH 100 FEET OF LOT 2, AND THE NORTH 50 FEET OF LOT 3, BLOCK 8, A SUBDIVISION IN LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS, IN THE TOWN OF FAIRMOUNT, TOGETHER WITH THE EAST HALF OF THE VACATED WYANDOTTE STREET ADJACENT, ACCORDING TO THE RECORDED PLAT THEREOF. SAID MORTGAGE LEGAL DESCRIPTION CONTAINS AN ERROR AND SHOULD BE REFORMED TO READ AS FOLLOWS: THE SOUTH 100 FEET OF LOT 2, AND THE NORTH 50 FEET OF LOT 3, BLOCK 8, IN THE TOWN OF FAIRMOUNT, TOGETHER WITH THE EAST HALF OF THE VACATED WYANDOTTE STREET ADJACENT, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. Commonly known as 23401 You are notified that a Peti- 151st Street, Leavenworth, tion has been filed in the Kansas 66048 District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, and you are hereby repraying to foreclose a real quired to plead to said petiestate mortgage on the fol- tion in said Court at Leavlowing described real es- enworth, Kansas on or betate: fore the 27th day of July, 2012. Lot 17, in Block 5, TANGLEWOOD WEST SUBDIVI- Should you fail therein SION, a subdivision of land judgment and decree will in Leavenworth County, be entered in due course Kansas, according to the upon said petition. recorded plat thereof, commonly known as 15276 THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO Meadow Lane, Bonner COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY OBTAINED Springs, KS 66012 (the INFORMATION WILL BE USED FOR THAT “Property”) PURPOSE. and all those defendants who have not otherwise SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC been served are required to Attorneys for Plaintiff plead to the Petition on or 6310 Lamar - Suite 235 before the 17th day of July, Overland Park, KS 66202 2012, in the District Court of (913)831-3000 Leavenworth Fax No. (913)831-3320 County,Kansas. If you fail Our File No. 12-004194/dkb to plead, judgment and de________ cree will be entered in due course upon the Petition.

THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT You are notified that a Peti- PURPOSE. tion has been filed in the District Court of Leaven- SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC worth County, Kansas, Attorneys for Plaintiff praying to foreclose a real 6310 Lamar - Suite 235 estate mortgage on the fol- Overland Park, KS 66202 lowing described real es- (913) 831-3000 tate: Fax No. (913) 831-3320 Our File No. 12-003842/dkb Lot 3, FOREST VIEW AT TIM________ BER LAKES, in Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly NOTICE known as 16453 149th Ter- (First published in The Mir- Pursuant to the Fair Debt race, Bonner Springs, KS ror, Wednesday, June 13, Collection Practices Act, 15 66012 (the “Property”) 2012) U.S.C. §1692c(b), no information concerning the coland all those defendants IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF lection of this debt may be who have not otherwise LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, given without the prior conbeen served are required to KANSAS sent of the consumer given plead to the Petition on or CIVIL DEPARTMENT directly to the debt collecbefore the 17th day of July, tor or the express permis2012, in the District Court of U.S. Bank National Associa- sion of a court of compeLeavenworth tion, as Trustee, successor tent jurisdiction. The debt County,Kansas. If you fail in interest to Bank of Amer- collector is attempting to to plead, judgment and de- ica, National Association as collect a debt and any incree will be entered in due successor by merger to formation obtained will be course upon the Petition. LaSalle Bank National Asso- used for that purpose. ciation, as Trustee for CerNOTICE tificateholders of Bear Prepared By: Pursuant to the Fair Debt Stearns Asset Backed Secu- South & Associates, P.C. Collection Practices Act, 15 rities I LLC, Asset-Backed Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) U.S.C. §1692c(b), no infor- Certificates, Series 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 mation concerning the col- 2006-HE9 Overland Park, KS 66211 lection of this debt may be Plaintiff, (913)663-7600 given without the prior convs. (913)663-7899 (Fax) sent of the consumer given Phillip Haack a/k/a Phillip J. Attorneys For Plaintiff directly to the debt collec- Haack, Jr.; Amber Rees; (128347) tor or the express permis- State of Kansas, Depart________ sion of a court of compe- ment of Revenue; Geortent jurisdiction. The debt gianna Lynn Aguilar; Uncollector is attempting to known Spouse, if any, of collect a debt and any in- Phillip Haack; Unknown (First published in The Mirformation obtained will be Spouse, if any, of Amber ror, Wednesday, June 13, used for that purpose. Rees, 2012) Defendants. Prepared By: IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF South & Associates, P.C. Case No. 12CV289 LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Kristen G. Stroehmann Court Number: KANSAS (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Pursuant to K.S.A. JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, Overland Park, KS 66211 Chapter 60 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (913)663-7600 PLAINTIFF (913)663-7899 (Fax) NOTICE OF SUIT Attorneys For Plaintiff JOEL M. LEMKE (108308) THE STATE OF KANSAS, to DEFENDANTS ________ the above-named defendants and the unknown Case No. 12CV301 (First published in The Mir- heirs, executors, adminisDiv. No. ror, Wednesday, June 13, trators, devisees, trustees, K.S.A. 60 2012) creditors and assigns of Mortgage any deceased defendants; Foreclosure IN THE DISTRICT COURT the unknown spouses of OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, any defendants; the unNOTICE OF SUIT KANSAS known officers, successors, PROBATE DEPARTMENT trustees, creditors and as- The State of Kansas to: signs of any defendants JOEL M. LEMKE, A/K/A JOEL IN THE MATTER OF THE that are existing, dissolved LEMKE; JOHN DOE (REAL ESTATE of or dormant corporations; NAME UNKNOWN); MARY RAYMOND P. ROBBINS, the unknown executors, ad- DOE (REAL NAME UNDeceased. ministrators, devisees, KNOWN); JUDITH S. LEMKE, trustees, creditors, succes- A/K/A JUDITH LEMKE Case No. 12 PR 80 sors and assigns of any defendants that are or were and the unknown heirs, exNOTICE OF HEARING AND partners or in partnership; ecutors, administrators, NOTICE TO CREDITORS the unknown guardians, devisees, trustees, crediconservators and trustees tors, and assigns of such of THE STATE OF KANSAS TO of any defendants that are the defendants as may be ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: minors or are under any le- deceased; the unknown gal disability; and the un- spouses of the defendants; You are hereby notified known heirs, executors, ad- the unknown officers, sucthat on June 4, 2012, a Peti- ministrators, devisees, cessors, trustees, creditors tion was filed in this Court trustees, creditors and as- and assigns of such deby Benjamin D. Sherber, of signs of any person alleged fendants as are existing, the Kansas Estate Recovery to be deceased, and all dissolved or dormant corProgram, an authorized other persons who are or porations; the unknown agent of the Kansas Depart- may be concerned. ment of Health and Environment Division of You are notified that a PetiHealth Care Finance, a tion has been filed in the creditor of Raymond P. District Court of LeavenRobbins, deceased, praying worth County, Kansas, that the Court appoint an praying to foreclose a real Administrator and upon the estate mortgage on the folfiling and approval of such lowing described real esperson’s Oath and Bond, tate: Letters of Administration be granted. Lot 20, Block 99, DAY AND MACAULAY’S SUBDIVISION, You are required to file a subdivision in the City of your written defenses Leavenworth, Leavenworth thereto on or before July 6, County, Kansas, according 2012 at 1:00 P.M. in this to the recorded plat Court, at which time and thereof, commonly known place the cause will be as 740 Ottawa Street, Leavheard. Should you fail enworth, KS 66048 (the therein, judgment and de- “Property”) cree will be entered in due course on the Petition. and all those defendants who have not otherwise All creditors are notified to been served are required to exhibit their demands plead to the Petition on or against the Estate within before the 24th day of July, the latter of four (4) months 2012, in the District Court of from the date of first publi- Leavenworth cation of notice under County,Kansas. If you fail K.S.A. 59-2236 and amend- to plead, judgment and dements thereto, or if the cree will be entered in due identity of the creditor is course upon the Petition. known or reasonably ascertainable, 30 days after acNOTICE tual notice was given as Pursuant to the Fair Debt provided by law, and if Collection Practices Act, 15 their demands are not thus U.S.C. §1692c(b), no inforexhibited, they shall be for- mation concerning the colever barred. lection of this debt may be given without the prior conBenjamin D. Sherber sent of the consumer given Kansas Estate Recovery directly to the debt collecProgram tor or the express permisPetitioner sion of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt Clifton B. DeMoss, Jr. collector is attempting to # 12964 collect a debt and any in16582 Douglas formation obtained will be Basehor, KS 66007 used for that purpose. 913-724-4010 Fax: 724-8352 Prepared By: Attorney for South & Associates, P.C. David P. Mikesic, Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) the proposed administrator 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 ________ Overland Park, KS 66211 (First published in The Mir- (913)663-7600 ror, Wednesday, May 30, (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff 2012) (137800) ________ IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, (First published in The MirKANSAS ror, Wednesday, June 6, 2012) WELLS FARGO BANK, NA PLAINTIFF IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, BRANDON PETTIS KANSAS DEFENDANTS CIVIL DEPARTMENT

(First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, May 30, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS PROBATE DIVISION IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF WILLIAM BUCKNER, JR., DECEASED No. 2012 PR 76 NOTICE OF HEARING AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are hereby notified that a petition was filed in this Court by Pamela Campbell Burton praying that Kevin Reardon be appointed as administrator of the estate of William Buckner, Jr., deceased, with bond, and that he be granted Letters of Administration. You are required to file your written defenses thereto on or before the 22nd day of June, 2012, at 1:00 o’clock p.m. of said day, in said Court, in the City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, at which time and place said cause will be heard. Should you fail therein, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the petition. All creditors are notified to exhibit their demands against the estate within four (4) months from the date of first publication of this notice as provided by law and if their demands are not thus exhibited, they shall be forever barred. Pamela Campbell Burton Petitioner Murray, Tillotson & Burton, Chtd. By Pamela Campbell Burton 119 Delaware P.O. Box 10 Leavenworth, Kansas 66048 (913) 682-5894 Phone (913) 682-2668 Fax Attorney for Petitioner ________

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However, it sounds as if you need to get this off your chest. If it will make you feel better, tell the second friend that you are aware that he stole your pills. State it as a matter of fact, not as a question, and suggest he get professional help for his addiction. Don’t argue with him. Other than an admission of guilt or an apology, his Now my pills are response is irrelevant. locked up, which makes This is for your benefit, it inconvenient for me. not his. But I can’t seem to forgive or forget. I feel vioDear Annie: My huslated and taken advan- band and I play golf once tage of and can’t seem a week with three other to move forward. Please couples, and all of us go advise. — Out of Meds out to eat afterward. We in California live in a retirement community with many resDear California: If taurants, but we always these friends are ad- go to the same few and dicted to pain pills, they always eat inside. probably could not conI am cold in air-control themselves when ac- ditioned restaurants, cess was so simple. You so I prefer to eat outhave taken the necessary side. The others say it’s steps to be sure there too hot, too buggy, too is no additional theft. windy, etc., so I never

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TNT offers ‘Dallas’ 2.0 Is America ready for a new “Dallas” (8 p.m., TNT)? Does it want one? The original debuted in 1978 and all but defined an era of prime-time soap operas that featured over-the-top stories of family betrayal and celebrated conspicuous wealth. And with its “Who Shot J.R.?” story line, “Dallas” went into the TV record books for having one of the most anticipated cliffhanger episodes in network TV history. At the time, it was the most watched episode of any show, winning a whopping 76 percent of the TV audience in the spring of 1980. But that, as they say, was a long time ago. Proof that remakes can be sad affairs arrives early in this new “Dallas.” Stars and characters from the old series appear, if only to pass the torch to the next generation of troublemakers. Bobby Ewing (Patrick Duffy) gets a cancer diagnosis. J.R. Ewing (Larry Hagman) sits silently in a wheelchair in a nursing home, unresponsive and depressed. Maybe he’s bummed that his son, John Ross Ewing III (Josh Henderson), is such a meager chip off the old block. He’s first seen operating an oil rig on the Southfork Ranch. (As if nobody would notice.) John Ross seems more impulsive than smart. Good thing he’s got Elena Ramos (Jordana Brewster) around to help. She’s the daughter of a Southfork maid and the former fiancee of John Ross’ cousin and rival, Christopher Ewing (Jesse Metcalfe), Bobby’s adopted son. Elena’s also a geological genius, having taught the aggressive John Ross that there could be “billions” of gallons of oil underneath the family compound. Isn’t that convenient? The first “Dallas” was hardly a novel idea. In many ways it was a prime-time version of a daytime soap, lifting story lines from 1950s movies such as “Giant” and “Written on the Wind.” Bobby and J.R. were originals, in an obvious, cheesy way. Let them (and “Dallas” viewers) live with their memories. This new version is not so much terrible as forgettable.

Tonight’s other highlights

Slobber barons on “Dogs in the City” (7 p.m., CBS).

Hopefuls vie for a ticket to Las Vegas on “So You Think You Can Dance” (7 p.m., Fox).

A crisis at chess camp on “Royal Pains” (8 p.m., USA).

Proteges and mentors sing party songs on “Duets” (8:30 p.m., ABC).

“Through the Wormhole With Morgan Freeman” (9 p.m., Science) questions whether the universe itself is a living entity.

BIRTHDAYS Artist Christo is 77. Magician Siegfried (Siegfried & Roy) is 73. Actor Malcolm McDowell is 69. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is 68. Actor Richard Thomas is 61. Actor Stellan Skarsgard is 61. Comedian Tim Allen is 59. Actress Ally Sheedy is 50. TV anchor Hannah Storm is 50. Actor Steve-O is 38. Actress Ashley Olsen is 26. Actress MaryKate Olsen is 26.


For Wednesday, June 13: This year you might rely more on your creativity than you normally do. The results will be excellent, though you often might be challenged by a partner or loved one. If you are single, you meet people with ease, but often discover that they are difficult, withdrawn or depressed. If you are attached, avoid nitpicking over money with a partner. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19)  A serious edge to your communication style could color an important relationship. Consider moving in a new direction, which would allow more of your ingenuity and humor to emerge. Tonight: All smiles. Taurus (April 20-May 20)  You might want to play a passive or laid-back role in what is happening. You also might not have much of a choice, considering your obligations and energy level. Tonight: Check that your budget is in order. Gemini (May 21-June 20)  Keep your long-term goals in mind. You could be concerned by a loved one and his or her attitude. Tonight: Chat away. Cancer (June 21-July 22)  You often are sought out to handle difficult situations or to give advice. Such is the case today, but you also are juggling your own needs. Tonight: Indulge yourself for a change. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)  You could opt to detach from what is occurring at the moment, and you might be a lot happier as a result. Conversations could


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get to eat where I like. I think we should rotate choosing restaurants so we each get a turn to select the one we want. What do you think is fair? — California Dear California: Taking turns is fair, but it will only work if the others agree. So, by all means, ask them. But as uncomfortable as you are indoors, you can put on a sweater or jacket to stay warm. Those who have a problem with heat, wind or bugs can do nothing about it. If your golfing buddies prefer not to change the current set-up, we recommend you save your outdoor dining for other occasions.

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be unduly heavy or serious. Tonight: Get together with friends. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  Deal with a partner directly. Hopefully this person can identify what is causing a sense of tension or concern with your budget. Tonight: Out to dinner with a loved one. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)  You might feel overwhelmed. Your best bet is to just energize and get done what you must. Tonight: Stay sensitive to a loved one. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)  Remain even when dealing with an associate. If you feel negatively about a request or situation, be sure to weigh the pros against the cons before announcing your concerns. Tonight: Know when to call it a night. Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)  Much is happening around you. Choose your battles wisely. Tonight: Already in weekend mode. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)  You are well-grounded on the basics of life, and know how to encourage others. Someone around you could feel quite dejected, but you’ll help this person get through it. Tonight: A must event. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  Keep communication flowing. News or a call from a friend at a distance might put you off. Tonight: Become a creature of the night. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  Your ability to move past a restriction is admirable, but a partner keeps blocking the path. Detach as much as you can to gain understanding. Tonight: Dinner for two. — The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

ACROSS 1 Mexican’s nap 7 Run ___ (go wild) 11 Hole puncher 14 Word with “beauty” or “pizza” 15 Scourge 16 Paranormal showman Geller 17 Goat with a fuzzy coat 18 Several bits 19 Actress Ruby 20 Being sociable in a restaurant, e.g. 23 “Been there, done that” feeling 26 Employ 27 Give the slip to 28 Camera accessory 31 Baby’s first word, perhaps 34 Motorists’ group 35 Et ___ (Latin for “and others”) 37 Printedmaterial measure 41 What playing hooky involves 44 Tenth First Family 45 Throaty attention getter 46 Not his or hers 47 Broadway musical hit 49 Do cartooning 51 Stew

21 Fictional gentleman burglar Arsene 22 Diagrams made to scale 23 Dynamite time? 24 Like a bad roof 25 “For want of ___ the shoe ...” 29 “Arsenic and Old Lace” director Frank 30 “He’s making ___ and checking it twice” 32 Woody the director 33 City known for its Heat 36 A leader no matter how you look at it 38 From Tibet, for example 39 Oil magnate J. Paul

vegetable 54 Boat maneuverer 56 Black gemstone 57 Open ocean 62 Stately shade tree 63 Roller derby track’s shape 64 Inflexible teachings 68 Drops out of a tree? 69 International defense grp. 70 “Take five,” in army parlance 71 Scrabble 1-pointer 72 Nibble like a beaver 73 Four-time Oscar nominee Mason DOWN 1 Masseuse employer 2 “Atonement” author McEwan 3 Physics unit 4 Exemplars of laziness 5 One-third of a WWII movie title 6 ___ League (Middle Eastern group) 7 Cannes clergymen 8 Chaos 9 Aware of 10 Detain 11 Video’s partner 12 Some songbirds 13 Feudal vassal

40 British earldom 42 Hard nut to crack 43 Bracelet bauble 48 “Moonlight ___” (Beethoven) 50 Adjunct for “war” or “gossip” 51 Beyond chubby 52 Caffeine-rich nuts 53 Posteriors 55 Having the look of love 58 Half a doorbell sound 59 “Terrible” czar 60 First husband? 61 Wee bit 65 Joad and Kettle 66 Volcanic residue 67 Caspian, for one



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Dear Annie: I had several surgeries during the past year and needed help from friends during my recovery. They have been generous with their time, caring for me and my three boys so my husband could work. They even helped with meals and chores. I have paid them in cash and gifts to show my gratitude. The problem is, I caught two of my friends stealing my pain medications. The first incident was so blatant that I immediately ended our relationship. I then caught the second friend skimming a few pills every visit. There is no mistake. After the first incident, I began keeping track, and it was clear that two pills were missing every time this particular friend visited. I know if I confronted him, he would deny it or blame someone else, so I haven’t bothered.

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