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Funding new police facility and staffing could require sales AND property tax increases

admissions, expansions

By Scott Rothschild

TOPEKA — Kansas University would become pricier and more particular under proposals before the Kansas Board of Regents. During its monthly meeting starting Wednesday, the board will take up tuition increase requests from the six regents universities and a plan by KU to put in place tougher admission standards.

“I think we will have to start looking at what type of services in the department we want to say no to in the future, if we aren’t able to add resources.” — City Manager David Corliss

“The need is there regardless of what we end up doing. The need isn’t going to go away just because we wait.” — City Commissioner Hugh Carter

City could also decide on other financing options

Please see REGENTS, page 6A

By Chad Lawhorn

Dining upgrades on menu at KU

City budget officials have prepared a projection that shows it could take both a sales tax and property tax increase to fund a list of Lawrence Police Department facility and staffing needs that have grown to $42 million. Now, we’ll see if the idea sets off any red lights and sirens with city commissioners who are working to put together a 2013 city budget. “I sure would like to see us do this in a way that is less impactful to the taxpayers rather than doing this all at once,” Mayor Bob Schumm said. But last month city commissioners asked staff members to produce a report that estimated how much the Police Department would need to meet its most pressing facility and staffing needs. A new report by City Hall budget officials does that, and presents at least one funding scenario. Here’s a look:

 A previously discussed police headquarters building is still anticipated to cost about $30 million, but now staff members have included an additional $12 million Please see POLICE, page 2A

By Andy Hyland

“I sure would like to see us do this in a way that is less impactful to the taxpayers rather than doing this all at once.” — Lawrence Mayor Bob Schumm

to the sales tax, a property tax rate increase of nearly AN fiveIn addition mills would need to be implemented to pay for the additional EXTRA police officers. The current scenario pegs the increase at 4.7 mills. 4.7 mill increase on a $200,000 house would amount to an extra $108 A$108 a year in property taxes.


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Kansas University students who live and eat on campus will be seeing some upgrades to the menu in the coming years. As Gertrude Sellards Pearson Hall reopens in the fall after a $13.1 million renovation, it will have a revamped food service area with new dining options. The dining area was designed with the assistance of a food service consultant and follows a planned renovation for Mrs. E’s, the larger dining facility in Lewis Hall that serves KU’s Daisy Hill residence halls. Sheryl Kidwell, KU Dining Services’ assistant director for residential dining, said the newly named North College Cafe would be open to all students with a dining plan. Previously, the dining facility in Please see DINING, page 2A

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Delores Ilene Myers, Memorial Mass for Carol Casey will be at 10am Sat. June 23, at St. John’s Catholic Church. She died May 3, at 83, Tonganoxie, KS, passed away Sunday June 17, 2012 her home. Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. at her home. Funeral service will be 10 am Friday June 22, 2012 ICHAEL ELLY at the Tonganoxie United Methodist Church. The Michael E. Kelly, age 62, died June 14, 2012 at the St. family will receive friends Catherine Hospital in Garden City, KS. from 6-8pm Thursday at the Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. UCY AY ATHROM EDBETTER Private burial will be Matt (Brenda) Myers, in Riverton Cemetery, Holts Summit, MO; one daughter, Glenda (Jon) Services for Lucy Fay (Lathrom) Ledbetter, 85, Reno, Riverton, NE. Delores was born July Nelson, Tulsa, OK; one are pending at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She died 9, 1928 in Riverton, NE, brother, Gordon Bush, Sunday, June 17, 2012. the daughter of John and Riverton, NE; two sisters, Bernice (Ingram) Bush. Shirley Joyce, Omaha, NE, She attended Kearney Betty Long, Riverton, NE; AN ILL State College, Kearney, 13 grandchildren and 8 NE, and worked as a great-grandchildren. The family suggests Nan was born Nan country schoolteacher. Louise Reynolds in She was united in marriage memorials to Catholic Michigan in 1937, and November 26, 1947 in Relief Charities Hospice graduated from Wayne Smith Center, KS to Ben or the Tonganoxie United State University in Detroit Myers, who survives of Methodist Church, C/O Funeral in 1966 with a degree in the home. She was a Quisenberry Home 604 E 4th Street English Composition. She member of the Tonganoxie passed away peacefully on United Methodist Church. Tonganoxie, KS 66086. May 29, 2012. Her brother Jack Bush To leave an online condolence for the family She came to Lawrence preceded her in death. in 1968, where she did oil Other survivors please go to http://www. painting in a downtown include, three sons, Gary throughout her Please sign this studio loft for many years. jobs (Jane) Myers, Centralia, While at The guestbook at Obituaries. Her works appeared career. MO, Kent (Laura) Myers, in several one and two University of Kansas she Overland Park, KS, person shows in Detroit, was particularly proud New York, San Francisco to have worked on a and elsewhere. Almost literacy program for KU NITA EIGH AIL 100 works are in private employees. She is survived by collections around the two children, three Anita Leigh Vail, 57, (Kevin), Eric M. Vail country. grandchildren and one Lawrence, KS, passed (Amanda) and Nathan Nan’s poems and away Sunday, June 17, 2012 L. Vail (Lindsey), and 10 drawings have been great grandchild. Arrangements are made at her home. grandchildren, Chelsie published by small Funeral service will Grammer, Tyler & Chase presses, and many through Chapel Oaks essays and papers were Lawrence Funeral Chapel be 11 a.m. Thursday at Gourley, Owen & Keeley written for business and 3821 W 6th St Lawrence, the Tonganoxie Christian Brown, Keegan, Irelyn & KS 66049 (785)841-3822 Church. The family will Michaiah Vail, Hallie & government agencies. Please sign this receive friends from 6-8 Quinlynn Vail. She held a variety Also surviving are her of full and part-time guestbook at Obituaries. p.m. Wednesday at the church. Private burial parents Roger & W. Jean will follow in Uniontown Heckman, and her brother Cemetery, Uniontown, Kenneth Heckman KS. (Delores). Her sister OBY COTT URGESS Anita was born in Teresa Burks lost her Kansas City, on March battle with breast cancer Toby Scott Burgess, 26, Bill Burgess and Vera 13, 1955, and graduated in 1997. passed away unexpectedly Burgess of Lawrence, from Turner High School The family suggests on April 16, 2012. He was and is survived by in 1973. She moved from memorials to LMH Ted Burgess born on May 1, 1985 and siblings Kansas City to rural Oncology Center C/O was a lifelong resident of and Dennis Burgess of Funeral Lawrence. Toby attended Lawrence; Jan Burgess of Lawrence in 1984. She Quisenberry Riverside Elementary Rutherford, New Jersey; worked at Howard Pines Home 604 E 4th Street School, Central Junior Johanna Delony of Silver Greenhouse and Garden Tonganoxie, KS 66086. To leave an online condolence High and Free State High Spring, Maryland, and Center for 25 years. She is survived by for the family please go to School. by many loving friends. In recent years Interment of ashes will her husband of 38 years Please sign this Toby had worked at take place at 10:00 a.m. Michael L. Vail; four children, Kara M. Gourley guestbook at Obituaries. Zen Zero, Free State Wednesday, June 27th at Brewery and La Familia. Memorial Park Cemetery (Troy), Amy E. Brown Friends He was well known in in Lawrence. ORDON AYNE CHULENBERG downtown Lawrence and and family members are is remembered for his welcome to attend. kindness and generosity Please sign this Gordon Wayne wife Jan, Aloha, OR and to others. guestbook at Obituaries. Schulenberg, 70, Dan Gade, TX; two sisters, He was preceded in Lawrence, died Friday, Lois Batig, Wooster, OH death by his parents, June 15, 2012 at Eudora and Bettie Schulenberg, Canby OR; one brother, Medicalodges. He was born March Bill Schulenberg,OR; HARLES C ENRY 1, 1942 in Rulo, NE, the four grandchildren, Isaac son of Herbert and Uttley and Kevin, Derek Charles L. McHenry, 85, resides in Lawrence; two Velma (Zimmerman) and Elisabeth Gade. He passed away June 12, 2012. sons, Chris, Lawrence, Schulenberg. was preceded in death by He was born Sept. 30, and Glen, Woodstock, He was a member of two brothers, Donald and 1926, in Kansas City, Kan. Ga.; a daughter, Pam the Army National Guard. Paul Schulenberg. He had been living in Williams, Cabot, Ark.; a He was a Maintenance No services are Lawrence since 2005 and sister, Arlene Kitchen, Supervisor at the planned. Memorials in had been residing at the Kansas City, Kan.; five University of Kansas for his name may be given Lawrence Presbyterian grandsons, and five great several years prior to his to Cans for Community Manor for two years. grandchildren. retirement. and may be sent in care Charles is being He retired from He married Mary Lou of Warren-McElwain Western Union in Kansas cremated and there will Wilhelm on February 17, Mortuary. City, Mo., after 31 years of be no public memorial. 1975 in Vancouver, WA. Online condolences service in 1985. Please sign this She preceded him in death may be sent to: www. He is survived by his guestbook at Obituaries. on November 18, 2010. wife, Vera McHenry, who Survivors include: two Please sign this daughters, Velma Ruth guestbook at Obituaries. Schulenberg, Phoenix, AZ and Terrie Schulenberg Obituary policy and husband Oliver Guidelines can be obtained by calling the Journal-World Uttley, Lawrence, KS. two at 785-832-7151, or online at stepsons, Jason Gade and




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to add 46 positions to the city’s police force over the next four years.

 To pay for the $42 million price tag, the city report says a new 1 percent sales tax may be needed. The tax, which would require voter approval, would sunset after it collects about $32 million. City officials estimate the tax would be in place for about 14 months.

 In addition to the sales tax, a property tax rate increase of nearly five mills would need to be implemented to pay for the additional police officers. The current scenario pegs the increase at 4.7 mills and estimates it could be phased in over a fouryear period. A mill is $1 in property tax for every $1,000 in assessed valua-

tion. A 4.7 mill increase on a $200,000 house would amount to an extra $108 a year in property taxes. City commissioners are scheduled to hear more details about funding issues related to the possible project at an afternoon study session today. But commissioners are not scheduled to take any action today to move the project forward. “It took us a lot of years to get in this position in terms of not keeping up with Police Department needs,” Schumm said. “To do this all at once may be difficult for the public to handle. This is going to need a lot of study and discussion.” But City Commissioner Hugh Carter said he doesn’t want the city to put off the issue. He brought up the need for more resources devoted to the Police Department nearly two years ago when he began cam-



GSP consisted mostly of a self-service buffet in the dining room, Kidwell said. Before the renovations, it was open only to residents of GSP and Corbin halls, which share a residential complex at 500 W. 11th St. The new area will pick up on campus dining trends across the country, featuring cook-to-order setups, where students can choose their own ingredients at stations featuring Italian food, ramen noodles and a pizza oven. “Everything in there is brand new, ceiling to floor,” Kidwell said. The new renovations were paid for by KU Dining Services and KU’s Department of Student Housing, which are both funded by fees collected from students. The Mrs. E’s renovations start next summer, and while plans are still being formed, the Kansas Board of Regents has approved the renovation for a cost of just under $3 million, Kidwell said. The same food service consultant will participate in the planning for those renovations. One idea for Mrs. E’s involves adding a barbecue smoker. “That’s one thing we don’t offer a lot of,” Kidwell said, even though the dining areas do offer the occasional pulled pork sandwich or other barbecue item. “We thought of it as the whole idea of doing barbecue right.” Addison Polk, a senior from Wichita, lived in Corbin three years ago and remembered the food as being “decent for cafeteria food,” though she and her friends would occasionally go to Mrs. E’s across campus for a better selection. “More healthier options,” she said when asked if she would recommend any improvements to the food. “I feel like the healthier options weren’t as preferable, so it was easy to eat the pizza or a hamburger.” — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at

State wheat harvest 80 percent finished WICHITA — Kansas farmers have now cut all but 20 percent of the state’s winter wheat crop, with most of the fields left to be harvested located in western Kansas. Kansas Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday in its weekly update that the harvest was more than two weeks ahead of last year. Usually just 7 percent of the Kansas crop is cut by this time in the year. Northwest Kansas had cut only a quarter of its wheat acreage as of Sunday, but wheat harvest across most of the state was better than 90 percent finished. 609 N.H. (offices) • 645 N.H. (News Center) Lawrence, KS 66044 (785) 843-1000 • (800) 578-8748

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Would you be willing to increase your taxes to add more The city’s current debt ing at what type of servic- facility and still meet the police to patrol Lawrence? guidelines say the city es in the department we debt guidelines. But Corliss said the city want to say no to in the should not have genfuture, if we aren’t able to has the ability to change eral obligation debt of add resources.” its own debt guideline ¾Yes But Corliss stressed a and may need to do so ¾No more than $1,100 per scenario of adding to both because the $1,100 figure ¾Not sure person.

paigning for the City Commission. “The need is there regardless of what we end up doing,” Carter said. “The need isn’t going to go away just because we wait.” City Manager David Corliss said he is convinced the Police Department is reaching the point where it will need new facilities and additional officers, or else it will have to change how it operates. “Right now, the force is in a reactive mode, and we’re not able to react to everything the community is putting in front of us,” Corliss said. “I think we will have to start look-

the sales and property tax rates is just one option for funding the project. He said staff members could come up with multiple funding options. One option could include the city taking out more traditional bonds to finance the facility over a 20-year period. But a recent city staff memo said city commissioners likely would have to change the city’s debt policy to do so. The city’s current debt guidelines say the city should not have general obligation debt of more than $1,100 per person. Once an $18 million library expansion is added to the city’s debt totals, the city would not have room to add a $30 million police

hasn’t been adjusted since 2002. The city still has sufficient room to add the project and stay within state-imposed debt limits for cities. Carter said he will want to consider changing the city’s debt policy so the project could be financed in a way that perhaps would be more palatable to taxpayers. “If we’re ever going to push that debt number higher, with rates the way they are right now, this is the time to do it,” Carter said. Commissioners will meet in a budget study session at 4 p.m. today at City Hall. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at

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KUMC Acrobats entertain at Liberty Hall bus route could fall victim to budget By Andy Hyland

Proposed public transportation cuts in Johnson County would shut down the county’s only route that serves Kansas University Medical Center. Alice Amrein, director of transportation for Johnson County, said budgetary constraints were causing The JO bus service to look at eliminating eight routes and modifying service for nine others. One of the routes proposed for elimination runs from 107th Street and Nall Avenue in Overland Park to 10th and Locust streets in downtown Kansas City, Mo. That route serves about 11,000 rides a year and includes a stop at KUMC. While it is The JO’s only bus route that serves KUMC, Amrein said the campus is served by other area transportation routes in Kansas City, Kan. “It’s not an ideal situation for us,” she said. The cuts are not final, and the public can comment on the proposed changes by sending email to, by sending mail to Johnson County Transit, 1701 W. 56 Highway, Olathe KS 66061, or by leaving a phone message at 913-715-8255. Public hearings are scheduled from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. on July 9 and from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on July 11 at the Sylvester Powell Community Center, 6200 Martway St., in Mission. Amrein said the comments are taken seriously. “We do have to do some service elimination, but this process gives us some idea about how we might do something different,” she said.

Drug case highlights growing problem ——

Woman facing charges after man died from fentanyl toxicity John Young/Journal-World Photo

LIN XIAOYU, LEFT, AND YANG LEI, MEMBERS OF THE FABULOUS CHINESE ACROBATS, balance spinning discs on poles during a performance at Liberty Hall on Monday. Proceeds from the show went to the Lawrence Community Shelter. See more photos at

Event serves as fundraiser for shelter By Alex Garrison

One man stands on another’s shoulders. On his shoulders stands a third man, his arms stretched high, reaching for the rafters of the stage at Liberty Hall. The man on the bottom tier dances around, the other two keeping their balance on one another. But then — in an instant — there appears to be an elongated, angular fall from the top. The gasp is audible from the crowd, filled with young and old alike. With not even a second to spare, the top two men go into a mid-air roll, landing on the stage floor on their feet. The audience, now, claps with joy. A 20-person acrobat troupe from China, called

simply the Fabulous Chinese Acrobats, came through Lawrence on Monday night in a benefit for the Lawrence Community Shelter. About 250 people came to the show. Marcelino Chavez, 9, said that the event was a lot of fun when it came through last year and that he was particularly excited this time around for the spinning plates. A.J. Chavez, 7, said his favorite part to see was the juggling. John Tacha Jr. organized the event through his company, the Bureau of Lectures and Concert Artists, which runs acts like the acrobats through school assemblies. MEMBERS OF A CHINESE His father, John Tacha Sr., ACROBATIC TROUPE, called the is president of the board of Fabulous Chinese Acrobats, directors of the shelter. The perform in a benefit for the Lawrence Community Shelter Please see ACROBATS, page 4A at Liberty Hall on Monday.

By George Diepenbrock

Law enforcement officers say they continue to see prescription drugs as a valuable commodity in the criminal world. “It’s a growing problem. It’s the biggest growing problem,” said Tonganoxie Police Chief Jeff Brandau, a former Kansas Bureau of Investigation administrator. The abuse of certain medications can also result in serious injury or death. In a 2010 Lawrence case, 26-year-old Jack O’Bryon was found dead at home after a nighttime party. According to the autopsy, Douglas County Coroner Dr. Erik Mitchell detected fentanyl, an extremely powerful opioid analgesic used to treat severe pain, in O’Bryon’s system in a range where “deaths are expected in persons with inadequate accommodation to the central nervous system depressive effects of the drug.” Mitchell listed fentanyl toxicity as Please see FENTANYL, page 4A


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Recently there’s Motorcyclist injured been a lot of activafter hitting deer ity at the armory just across from the HoliA 55-year-old Topeka day Inn. Are they doing man was injured Saturday training? morning after his motorcycle struck a deer on U.S. Members of Alpha Highway 40 in western Company, 2nd Bat- Douglas County. talion, 137th InfanAccording to a Douglas try, based in Lawrence, County Sheriff’s report, are participating in annual Gregory C. King at 7:20 a.m. summer training for both was traveling east on the peacetime and wartime highway about 1 mile east activities. The training of the Shawnee County lasts two weeks and in- line when his 1984 Honda volves physical condition- motorcycle struck a deer in ing training and weapons the road. King was thrown training. Activity at the from the motorcycle. He National Guard Armory, was taken by ambulance 200 Iowa, should return to to Stormont-Vail Regional normal shortly. Health Center in Topeka and was later flown to Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan., for further treatment. A deputy said when he arrived at the scene King SOUND OFF was not wearing a helmet, and the officer found two If you have a question, call 832-7297 or send email to soundoff@


helmets in small cloth bags near the crash scene. According to the accident report, family members told officers that doctors were optimistic about King’s recovery. Jill Chadwick, a KU Hospital spokeswoman, said Monday that King was listed in critical condition.

Man ticketed in U.S. 59 crash Douglas County Sheriff’s officers have ticketed a 62-year-old Missouri man for failing to stop at a stop sign after a June 6 crash on U.S. Highway 59 involving two semitrailers. According to the accident report released Monday, William R. Powell, identified as a driver of a semitrailer for Sutton Trucking of Archie, Mo., told officers he applied his brakes to slow down


allege Thompson asked Cabral to send O’Bryon a text message to arrange the exchange of her preCONTINUED FROM PAGE 3A scribed fentanyl patches for money. Prosecutors in the proximate cause of April dismissed the chargO’Bryon’s death. es against Thompson, but According to court Smith said he could not records, Douglas Coun- comment further because ty prosecutors allege prosecutors have the opO’Bryon paid money for tion to refile the case. By Alex Garrison a Lawrence woman’s preBrandau said he has scribed fentanyl patch- seen overdoses occur Read more responses and add your thoughts at es. Prosecutors in 2011 when someone attempts charged the woman, Julie to ingest or chew on fenThomptanyl patches Would you support a A. to get the powBut like other sales tax increase to son, and her d a u g h t e r , potent drugs, it’s erful medicafund a police facilities Stephanie A. tion into their upgrade? Cabral, with a dangerous drug. bloodstream Asked on Massachusetts p o s s e s s i o n When it’s adminquickly. Street with intent istered in doses “It’s exSee the story, page 1A to distribute tremely danthat are too high, gerous,” he fentanyl and unlawfully ar- people can literally said. ranging for stop breathing.” Patrick sales or purParker, direcchases of contor of pharmatrolled sub- — Patrick Parker, director cy at Lawrence stances using of pharmacy at Lawrence Memorial a communica- Memorial Hospital, on the Hospital, said tion facility abuse of fentanyl patches it’s common for the alleged for addicts to transaction. Cabral also even try to steal used fenfaces a conspiracy charge, tanyl patches out of the and her next hearing is trash. He advised the best Tom Erb, scheduled for June 25. way to dispose of any extra retired KU professor, According to a motion prescription patches is to Lawrence, written by Thompson’s keep them secure — out of “I would need to learn defense attorney Bran- reach of children and pets more about it — get more den Smith, prosecutors — until law enforcement facts rather than jump on a bandwagon.”







Guillermo Baez, decorative painter, Baldwin City “I think the city should find another way to do it. It’s a good cause, but sales taxes hurt.”

Mike Langrehr, decorative painter, Baldwin City “The sales tax is too high already — it’s a bad one to put it to.”

• A 20-year-old Kansas University student reported $1,800 worth of damage to her car’s paint happened sometime between 3:30 a.m. Friday and 11:30 a.m. Saturday in the 3100 block of Ousdahl Road, according to police reports. • An 83-year-old Lawrence man reported criminal damage to his property totaling $5,025 occurred between 2 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday in the 1500 block of Alvamar Drive, according to police reports. • A 26-year-old Lawrence man reported that $2,830 worth of fishing equipment was stolen sometime between midnight and 8 a.m. Saturday from the 700 block of Elm Street, according to police reports. • A 29-year-old Osawatomie man reported that a 1966 Chevrolet Impala, worth $10,000, as well as 35 other items (mostly tools), worth $2,175, were stolen sometime between 10 a.m. June 2 and 10 a.m. Saturday from the 800 block of Oak Street, according to police reports. • A sleeping resident of the 5200 block of Fox Chase Drive awoke to the sound of a door chime slightly before 4 a.m. Sunday and then heard someone leaving through a sliding glass door in the house. Police searched the area but did not find a suspect, and the man reported nothing missing, Sgt. Matt Sarna, a Lawrence police spokesman, said.

HOSPITAL Lawrence Memorial Hospital reported no births Monday.

Susan Mitsch, preschool teacher, Minneapolis, Minn. “I don’t live here, but I have a daughter going to KU, so I’m in favor of more public safety.”


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• A man was transported to a Kansas City-area hospital from the 1400 block of Westbrooke Street about 8:30 p.m. Sunday after he injured his hand punching a mirror. • A 28-year-old Topeka man was arrested early Monday morning on charges of attempting to elude a police officer, interfering with a police officer’s duties and driving on a suspended license. Sgt. Matt Sarna, a Lawrence police spokesman, said that police attempted to pull over the man in the 2400 block of Iowa about 4 a.m. after seeing that his licence plate was covered with plastic. The man then fled on foot from he car, making it to the 2300 block of West 26th Street before officers saw him enter an apartment and arrested him. • Someone tried to get into the car of a man in the 1300 block of Massachusetts Street about 11:45 p.m. Saturday and then chased him on foot after he drove away. The pursuer was yelling at the man for having his headlights on while the person was apparently going through trash in an alley. The driver called the police, but officers were not able to find or identify the pursuer, Sgt. Matt Sarna, a Lawrence Police spokesman, said.

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as he approached a stop sign, but his truck’s brakes failed. Powell said the brake pedal was “mushy” and he was unable to stop at the intersection while headed west on North 1000 Road. His semitrailer hauling dry concrete mix collided with a northbound semitrailer driven by David L. Guenther, 60, of rural Baldwin City. Powell, who wore a lap belt, was not injured, but Guenther, who did not wear a seat belt, was ejected through the windshield of his truck, which was hauling farm supplies. Guenther was taken to Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan., where he was released last week, said Jill Chadwick, a KU Hospital spokeswoman. The crash occurred about 3 p.m. in the intersection near a major construction zone about two miles south of Lawrence.


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MA CAI FENG, OF THE FABULOUS CHINESE ACROBATS, catches bowls on her head during a performance at Liberty Hall on Monday, Proceeds from the show, which featured the troupe of 20 acrobats, went to the Lawrence Community Shelter. Last year, the event raised $1,900 for the shelter.

agencies offer a day to dispose of unwanted medication, which is usually twice a year. “It’s a useful drug from a therapeutic standpoint. It’s very potent, and it works well,” Parker said of fentanyl, which is often used on cancer patients. “But like other potent drugs, it’s a dangerous drug. When it’s administered in doses that are too high, people can literally stop breathing.” Brandau said another key tool would be how extensively doctors when writing outpatient prescriptions screen patients to check for past abuse of medications or illegal drugs.

younger Tacha said that the event last year raised $1,900 for the shelter. “I didn’t know it was a benefit for the shelter when I first heard about it, but when I heard, I thought it was a great thing to do,” said Karen Ross, who attended the show. Michael Hu is an interpreter and driver for the acrobats, and said they appreciated the experience of the tour, which has traveled throughout the country. “We get to learn another culture, get to taste different food and meet people at over 300 schools,” Hu said. “It’s a once- or twicein-a-lifetime opportunity.” — Reporter Alex Garrison can be reached at 832-7261. Follow her at

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BRIEFLY Trial under way in child sex case Douglas County prosecutors in a Eudora sex crime case plan to show jurors video of the suspect’s interview with police that includes statements he might not have had control of his mental capacities during the alleged acts. Prosecutors accuse the 27-year-old man of raping and molesting a 5-year-old girl over a period from Aug. 1, 2010, to May 31, 2011. He faces one count of child rape and two counts of aggravated criminal sodomy. Attorneys spent most of Monday selecting the jury before chief assistant district attorney Amy McGowan gave her opening statement. McGowan said last July the suspect told Eudora police it was possible he could have molested the girl but said he did not remember it. “Other than someone making her full of drugs and making her think it was me, my only other option was to think it was myself, not really there. I don’t know how to explain it,” the man said, according to a Power Point presentation McGowan showed to jurors. A family member had called police after the girl had made allegations against the man. McGowan said the girl had recanted the allegations in 2010. The prosecutor said a child abuse investigator who interviewed the girl is expected to testify.


for nonresidents to $10,865. Kansas State is requesting a 5.1 percent increase in tuition and fees; Emporia State, 6.5 percent; Pittsburg State, 6.4 percent; Fort Hays State, 3.7 percent; and Wichita State, 3.5 percent.

Admission standards KU also will be asking the regents for the green light on increasing the school’s admission standards. If new regulations supporting the request are approved by December, then KU will start using the new standards in August 2016. KU officials have said the goal is to raise the profile of the university by getting better students who have a greater chance of being successful at KU and then staying in Kansas to pursue their careers. Currently, admission criteria are the same for all six regents universities. A Kansas high school graduate can be admitted if he or she:

 Has an ACT score of at least 21 or SAT score of at least 980 or

 Ranks in the top onethird of the high school class or

Has a 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale in the Kansas Qualified Precollege Admissions curriculum. Under the proposed standards, to be automatically admitted to KU, graduating high school students would have to complete the pre-college curriculum with a GPA of 2.5 or higher, along with one of the following:

 A minimum 3.0 GPA and an ACT score of at least 24 or SAT score of 1090 or

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Defense attorney Hatem Chahine is scheduled to give his opening statement to jurors at 9 a.m. today. The Journal-World generally does not identify sex crime suspects unless they are convicted.

JUNCTION CITY (AP) — More than 2,000 people packed a Kansas school auditorium Monday to celebrate and mourn six members of a Junction City family who died when their private plane Man gets 2 years crashed in Florida. N.D. zoo animals for Obama threat The Rev. George Fitzsiextend Kansas stay mons, bishop emeritus of WICHITA — A Hutchinson the Roman Catholic DioWICHITA (AP) — Animals man has been sentenced to cese of Salina, celebrated sent to a Wichita wildlife two years in federal prison the funeral Mass for busirefuge last year from a North for threatening the presinessman Ron Bramlage, Dakota zoo before a devastatdent of the United States, 45, his wife, Rebecca, 43, ing flood are still in Kansas, U.S. Attorney Barry Grisand their children, Branand it’s unclear when they will som said in a news release don, 15, Boston, 13, Beau, return to their former home. Monday. 11, and Roxanne, 8. Roosevelt Park Zoo in Michael Scott Ramsey, Officials of their parMinot, N.D., sent more than 27, of Hutchinson, pleaded ish, St. Francis Xavier, guilty in March to one count 200 animals to 15 zoos and moved the service to of threatening the president. the Tanganyika Wildlife Park Junction City Middle in Wichita last June ahead of In his plea, Ramsey admitSchool anticipating a flooding from the Souris River, ted that on July 1, 2009, large turnout of family, which flows through the zoo. he wrote two letters that friends and admirers — The plan was to have the were delivered to the staff including many from animals at their temporary of Larned State Hospital in Kansas State Universihomes for four to six weeks. which he threatened to kill ty, where the Bramlage the president. In the first let- But the ensuing flood Coliseum multipurpose ter, he said “I am going to kill destroyed more than 4,000 arena is named for Ron homes and several hundred Barrack (sic) Obama ... and Bramlage’s grandfather, businesses in Minot and this is Michael Ramsey tellFred Bramlage. ruined the zoo, which was ing you this.” In the second “You always want to underwater for six weeks. letter, Ramsey wrote, “I’ll celebrate the lives of It is currently undergoing a take his life.” people who do such posimajor renovation. In the fall of 2011, tive things as the entire Last June, Tanganyika Ramsey underwent an Bramlage family has,” said received three giraffes, an evaluation at the Federal Kansas State head football African lion and a lioness, Bureau of Prisons Metrocoach Bill Snyder, who politan Detention Center in pictured above, a Siberian was among the mourners. Los Angeles. The evaluating tiger, a Bengal tiger and two Ron Bramlage, who Amur leopards. Then last fall, team concluded there was owned Roadside Ventures the zoo was asked to take no objective evidence that LLC in Junction City, was zebras, African warthogs and Ramsey suffered from a piloting the 2006 singleSouthern ground hornbills mental disorder or condiengine Pilatus Pc-12/47 that had been sent to other tion that rendered him when it went down June 7 zoos that didn’t have enough unable to appreciate the wrongfulness of his actions. winter space to hold them.

and an ACT score of 21 or SAT score of 980. Students who don’t meet the criteria will have their applications reviewed by a committee that will look at numerous considerations, including whether the applying student would be a first generation college student, or is the child or grandchild of KU graduates, and has the potential to succeed academically. Approximately 65 percent of the most recent class at KU would have cleared the proposed standards and been admitted, according to Jack Martin, a spokesman for KU. He said the remaining 35 percent would have had their applications reviewed by the admissions committee and a majority of those would have been admitted. Martin added, “ … and the plan is to use that application review process to link up students with first-year experiences and academic services that will help them be successful.” KU also wants to set the deadline at Feb. 1 for applications for automatic admission. Research shows that students who apply by Feb. 1 have a better chance of succeeding, and this will also allow the admissions committee to examine later applications more thoroughly, the school said.

the number of dentists in Kansas. For the short term, the task force recommends purchasing seats from dental schools in surrounding states and require that students who fill those seats return to Kansas and work with underserved populations. Over the long term, the task force says Kansas needs to establish a Kansas dental school.

 Consider specific funding requests from all public higher education institutions, including $30 million in state funds to help build a new $75 million medical education building. KU also is seeking a recurring annual appropriation of $2.5 million to support a Kansas Institute for Translatational Chemical Biology to help in drug discovery efforts.

You always want to celebrate the lives of people who do such positive things as the entire Bramlage family has.” — Kansas State head football coach Bill Snyder in a remote Florida swamp as the family headed home from a trip to the Bahamas. The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the crash, which officials said left wreckage scattered over a wide area. The deaths stunned people in Junction City, a town of about 23,000 where Rebecca Bramlage served on the school board and the Bramlages were known for their generous and cheerful support of public education and community activities. “We think about the love they shared, the energizing presence that they always had,” the Rev. Al Brungardt, pastor of St. Francis Xavier, told the assembly Monday. Brungardt shared a letter he received from Roxanne right after her first Communion last month. “Dear Father Al,” the girl wrote, “I liked first Communion but the chips

taste like cardboard. The wine was okay but not my favorite.” Outside the school Monday, residents held up handmade signs reading “R.I.P Bramlage family” and “Signs of Community.” Kris Williston said she never met the Bramlages, but her son benefited from a scholarship they funded. She and her son wanted to come out and express their thanks, she said. Ron and Rebecca Bramlage were Kansas State graduates and active members of its Alumni Association, President’s Club and other groups. Ron Bramlage had ties to the Lawrence area, attending Lawrence High School in the mid-1980s. His stepfather, the late John Wertzberger, was an orthopedic surgeon at several area hospitals and worked for the Kansas University athletic department as a team physician. Wertzberger’s brother, Ken, still lives in Lawrence.

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 KU wants to increase from $65 million to $80.6 million the cost of a new classroom building for the engineering school. The additional cost will provide an additional 29,000 square feet, which is needed to meet projected student growth, the school said. KU intends to issue bonds for the increase.

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Obama, Putin find commonalities on Syria By Anne Gearan Associated Press

LOS CABOS, MEXICO — President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed Monday that Syrians should choose their own next government, marking a subtle shift for both the United States and Russia as they confront the prospect that Russia’s main ally in the Mideast could slide into civil war. Sharing pledges of common ground, yet hardly much eye contact or obvious kinship in front of reporters, Obama and Putin met for the first time since the Russian leader returned to the presidency last month. Obama spoke at greater length, emphasizing several areas of cooperation between the onetime Cold War enemies, but the unending bloodshed in Syria hung over the talks. The two leaders “agreed that we need to see a cessation of the violence, that a political process has to be created to prevent civil war and the kind of horrific events that we’ve seen over the last several weeks,” Obama said. Putin, seated next to Obama following the private meeting, said: “We’ve been able to find many commonalities” on Syria. But he offered no specifics on what those were, and it was unclear how much the closed two-hour talk did to close strategic gaps about how to end the violence. Russia has refused to call for the ouster of Syrian President Bashar Assad, an ally, and neither leader mentioned him by name Monday. In a departure from previous statements, Obama called for a “political pro-

BRIEFLY Nominee withdraws bid for Iraq envoy WASHINGTON — The Obama administration’s pick to be the next ambassador to Iraq withdrew from consideration Monday as Senate Republicans suggested his confirmation was endangered because of his behavior and judgment while working at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad in 2008. Brett McGurk’s nomination, which was scheduled for a vote today by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, became endangered after the release on the Internet of sometimes racy emails he sent to journalist Gina Chon while he was married and was negotiating a security agreement with the Iraqi government during President George W. Bush’s administration. The emails indicated McGurk had an intimate relationship with Chon. McGurk has since married Chon, who resigned from The Wall Street Journal last week after acknowledging that she violated in-house rules by showing McGurk unpublished stories.

At least 189 homes destroyed in wildfire LOVELAND, COLO. — Firefighters faced dangerous conditions across much of the Rocky Mountain region Monday, as they toiled in hot, dry weather to battle a wildfire that has charred nearly 91 square miles in northern Colorado. Authorities said they determined eight more homes have burned in the fire near Fort Collins. The blaze started June 9 and now has destroyed at least 189 homes — the most in the state’s history. Crews continue to cut and dig lines around the flames, but containment has stayed at 45 percent since Saturday. Other wildfires were burning in warm, arid weather from Wyoming to Arizona to Southern California, where a blaze that prompted the evacuation of at least 150 homes was 30 percent contained Monday.



cess,” that would end horrific violence in Syria, but he did not say Assad must go. Obama’s careful language appeared designed to give the Russian some elbow room. In other settings, he and other White House officials have been forceful in insisting that Assad must step aside. The United States and Russia share a goal of a “political transition to a democratic, pluralistic political system that would be implemented by the Syrians themselves,” a joint statement issued on the sidelines of the Group of 20 economic summit said.

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BUSINESS AT A GLANCE Europe’s relief from Greek vote likely fleeting ATHENS, GREECE — Greece’s election result has eased fears of imminent financial disaster for Europe, but the continent’s leaders are still searching for a way to contain a debt crisis that threatens the global economy. A narrow victory for the New Democracy party in Greece means that the country is more likely to stick to the harsh austerity terms of its $300 billion bailout and not face a chaotic exit from the euro in the very near future — an event many fear would destabilize Europe and send shockwaves through the world. The country’s economy is still in a very vulnerable state, however. It is in a fifth


straight year of recession and could easily deteriorate to a point where a default and euro exit are inevitable. Europe is struggling to put out several fires, not just the one in Greece. Heavily indebted Spain and Italy saw their borrowing costs rise Monday, increasing pressure on their government finances and keeping alive fears that another big bailout might be needed. That would considerably strain the eurozone’s ability to protect its members and keep the currency union together. “The crisis is far from over,” Commerzbank analyst Christoph Weil said in a note to investors. “A sovereign default by Greece

and the country’s exit from the monetary union have probably been avoided for the time being. “ The eurozone’s challenges run deep. The economy is expected to shrink this year, with the so-called peripheral countries like Greece and Spain in painful recession. Many of its banks remain on life support, propped up by emergency credit from the European Central Bank. Europe is a substantial trading partner with the rest of the world. If it falls into a deep recession sparked by a default in Greece or a massive bailout for Spain, orders for goods made in the U.S. and China are going to start falling off.

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Is election a referendum or a choice? By Doyle McManus Los Angeles Times

The KU Medical Center professor censured last week for his behavior nonetheless played an important role in pushing for change in KUMC’s leadership.


riday’s Journal-World carried a story about Kansas University distinguished professor Curtis Klaassen receiving a censure from senior KU Medical Center officials for conduct considered “unprofessional, abusive, disruptive and unacceptable.” Dr. Klaassen is one of the more distinguished professors at the medical center and he has been the center of an investigation related to his behavior, loud voice and expectations for students, other faculty members and those in the school’s administration. The doctor’s closest friends and admirers acknowledge he has, on occasion, not behaved in an appropriate manner, but they also agree the investigation has gone on far too long, with many saying it was unwarranted. Klaassen has issued an apology, saying, “It was never my intention to bring dishonor or disrespect to the university.” The internationally noted researcher may have been disruptive at times, but he played a significant and positive role in calling attention to problems in the school’s leadership. His censure also should send a strong signal to university employees of the danger of being a whistle-blower. About two years ago Klaassen, along with several other KU School of Medicine faculty members, made a trip to Lawrence to visit with Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little to tell her of their concerns about the leadership of Dr. Barbara Atkinson, who was both executive vice chancellor of the medical center and executive dean of the medical school. Later, he had another visit with the chancellor about Atkinson. Dr. Steve Stites, now the acting executive vice chancellor of KUMC after Atkinson’s resignation, informed the medical center community of the actions against Klaassen, but he also pointed out that the censure brings closure to a situation that had gone on for far too long. Medical center personnel, he said, now should be able to operate in an environment free of fear. In recent years, KUMC staff members talked about Atkinson managing the school through fear, intimidation and retaliation, and no one dared cross her or question her actions. One senior KUMC employee said the environment with Atkinson was “unimaginably awful.” Klaassen had the commitment to the welfare of the school to speak up about Atkinson, and he paid the price, but he also started the action that eventually forced Atkinson to seek the required selfevaluation of her leadership from her faculty. She had refused to initiate such an examination, which, it is believed, Gray-Little made it clear she wanted. It is reported the survey came back with “shockingly bad” reviews. The current environment within the medical school is totally different, with staff members eagerly awaiting the naming of a new dean and/or executive vice chancellor. Klaassen paid a high price for being a whistle-blower, but he, along with the others who visited with GrayLittle about conditions at the school are to be thanked and congratulated for having the courage to speak up. Better days are ahead for the medical center, and there will be a much better, more cooperative and mutually beneficial relationship with KU Hospital. LAWRENCE




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Is November’s presidential election a referendum on President Obama’s record or a choice between two different approaches to government? How voters answer that question could well determine the outcome. If voters think their job is to pass judgment on Obama’s performance during his first four years, the president is in trouble. Polls show his job approval rating stuck at a notch below 50 percent, and for good reason. Unemployment is still high, the economy is struggling and Congress remains gridlocked. But if voters view the election instead as a choice between two sharply different

…what we face is a long, slow grind of a campaign that will focus mostly on each side’s warnings about the other, a negative campaign focused more on energizing partisans than persuading independents in the middle.” strategies for fixing the economy, the president has a better chance of being re-elected. Americans may not like Obama’s economic proposals much, but they haven’t embraced Mitt Romney’s either. That’s why last week’s mini-debate between the two candidates, who gave colliding speeches the same afternoon in Ohio, was important. Neither Obama nor Romney unveiled any new positions, but that shouldn’t have been a surprise. Instead, they concentrated on persuading voters to focus on what each campaign thinks the election ought to be about — on what campaign professionals call “framing.” Obama’s plea was that voters think about the election as a choice between two strategies for fixing the economy, not a referendum on his first term. He warned of the dire consequences of electing a Republican, charging it would mean more tax cuts for the rich, budget cuts for the poor and a voucher sys-

tem for Medicare. His core message boiled down to: You may not be happy with my record, but you’ll be even less happy with the other side. Romney, on the other hand, spent the week urging voters to see the election as a referendum. The former Massachusetts governor isn’t always faithful to the facts — he charged that Obama’s stimulus spending produced no private sector jobs at all, a wild exaggeration — but he’s become concise at attacking Obama’s economic record, and in politics that’s a cardinal virtue. “He’s been president for 3 1/2 years,” Romney said in his “prebuttal” speech Thursday. “If you want to see the results of his economic policies, look around … and you’ll see a lot of people are hurting.” Romney’s prescription is simple: Unleash private enterprise through lower taxes and less regulation. It’s a kind of free-market fundamentalism. If you want to know whether bank regulations are a good idea, he suggested, just ask a banker; for advice on energy policy, ask a coal mine operator. Anyone who expected a more moderate Massachusetts version of Romney to emerge once the general election campaign was under way is still waiting. After the primary season controversies over the

inconstant positions of his early career, the one thing Romney can’t afford is another flip-flop. Romney’s job is easier than Obama’s. All he needs to do is to ask voters whether they feel better off today than they did four years ago. The incumbent has to find a way to acknowledge voters’ pain and explain why he hasn’t banished it yet. That was a missing element in Obama’s speech: the explanation of what, if anything, went wrong over the last three years. The president argued, in effect, that his policies had worked as well as could be expected. “We acted fast,” he said. “Our economy started growing again six months after I took office.... Of course, we have a lot more work to do.” But that was a roadblock Obama sought to step over quickly on his way to his main message: “This election presents a choice between two fundamentally different visions of how to create strong, sustained growth, how to pay down our long-term debt and, most of all, how to generate good middle-class jobs.” Obama’s right about that. The question is whether he can get enough voters to take his advice to overlook the disappointing results of his first three years. The “focus groups” that

pollsters conduct — group interviews among preselected citizens — suggest that many voters are disappointed in Obama but still skeptical of Romney. “President Obama is in trouble,” pollster Peter D. Hart concluded after one such session among voters in Denver last week. Many of the voters who supported Obama in 2008, he said, “are philosophically in his corner but disappointed in his leadership.” In that environment, there’s no silver bullet for either candidate, no killer argument that’s going to sway millions of voters from one side to the other. Instead, what we face is a long, slow grind of a campaign that will focus mostly on each side’s warnings about the other, a negative campaign focused more on energizing partisans than persuading independents in the middle. And the economy is still likely to be a deciding factor — even on the way voters approach their decision. If growth stalls further, we may well see the “referendum election” Obama hopes to avoid. If not, the president still has a chance to make his case for a “choice election” that could yet swing his way. — Doyle McManus is a columnist for The Los Angeles Times. Readers may send him email at


Wreck center To the editor: The regional recreation center seems like a super good deal for the developer but not such a good one for the taxpayer. The developers, Fritzel Construction Co., will get: a) a no-bid job to construct the stadium, b) gas, water and sewer lines out to the stadium and shopping center paid by the taxpayers, c) roads out to the stadium and shopping center paid for by the taxpayers, and, d) automatic zoning approval for a 100-acre shopping center, without consideration of its impact on the neighborhoods or the rest of city retail. The residents of Lawrence will get for their payment to Fritzel Construction Co. of $100,000 a MONTH: a) a large track and field stadium and soccer field shared with Kansas University and national youth tournaments, but no provisions about when it will be available to local people or how it will be available to be used by individuals, small groups and clubs, b) the cost of maintenance and security, c) increased sales tax on users of the facility and for purchases at the shopping center, d) bonds will be retired but replaced by monthly payments that will prevent lowering the mill levy, e) a shopping center so far at the edge of the city that there is no public transport and therefore is unavailable to many people, and, f) more struggling retail in their neighborhoods. Sounds like a “wreck center” indeed. Pat Kehde, Lawrence

Noise pollution To the editor: Every day as I travel around this great city, I am accosted by the sounds

coming from beat-up or souped-up vehicles. These boom basses stimulate the ire of everyone aboard the bus I drive and causes them all to respond in a very negative way. The worst part is that as cool as the teen (or an adult acting like a teen) thinks he is, he is destroying his hearing, a sense that needs to be protected not made to suffer. Of course I am talking about our ears that need the quiet of the streets. The boom basses shake the windows in the bus and therefore shake the very body of each and every person there. Isn’t there a law against the disturbing of the peace or a noise pollution ordinance? What right does a person have to destroy the sounds in my car, bus, truck or whatever for the sounds of their horrible “music”? Don’t I have rights too? Can’t I enjoy what I am listening to without being interrupted by these loud, annoying and disruptive missiles of sound? If there isn’t, there ought to be a law!! David L. Omar, Lawrence

developments it will generate. Consider what the Strong Towns organization (http://www.strongtowns. org) has shown: “What we have found is that the underlying financing mechanisms of the suburban era — our post-World War II pattern of development — operates like a classic Ponzi scheme, with everincreasing rates of growth necessary to sustain long-term liabilities... “In each of these mechanisms, the local unit of government benefits from the enhanced revenues associated with new growth. But it also typically assumes the long-term liability for maintaining the new infrastructure. This exchange — a near-term cash advantage for a long-term financial obligation — is one element of a Ponzi scheme. “The other is the realization that the revenue collected does not come near to covering the costs of maintaining the infrastructure. In America, we have a ticking time bomb of unfunded liability for infrastructure maintenance. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) estimates the cost at $5 trillion — but that’s just for major infrastructure, not the minor streets, curbs, walks, and pipes To the editor: that serve our homes.” Is the rec complex and the developEric Kirkendall, ment it will foster financially prudent? Lawrence Dolph Simons makes excellent points in his June 16 column. One of the first questions that must be answered before we approve this Letters Policy project is, “What long-term financial The Journal-World welcomes letters to the Public Forum. obligations would this development imshould be 250 words or less, be of public interest pose on the residents of Lawrence and Letters and should avoid name-calling and libelous language. The will the tax revenues from the develop- Journal-World reserves the right to edit letters, as long as ment cover those costs?” viewpoints are not altered. By submitting letters, you grant The financial analysis must include the Journal-World a nonexclusive license to publish, copy and the long-term financial obligations distribute your work, while acknowledging that you are the for the roads and other infrastructure author of the work. Letters must bear the name, address and telephone number needed to support the recreation com- of the writer. Letters may be submitted by mail to Box 888, plex and for the adjacent commercial Lawrence Ks. 66044 or by email to:

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Kearney 91/64

McCook 94/62 Oberlin 96/66

Clarinda 91/73

Lincoln 94/71

Grand Island 94/65

Beatrice 92/73

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Sabetha 91/71

Concordia 92/70

Centerville 90/72

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Precipitation in inches 24 hours through 8 p.m. yest. 0.00 Month to date 0.31 Normal month to date 3.73 Year to date 11.97 Normal year to date 18.25


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Today Cities Hi Lo W Acapulco 82 78 t Amsterdam 69 55 pc Athens 87 72 s Baghdad 110 82 s Bangkok 91 78 c Beijing 95 68 t Berlin 77 63 pc Brussels 70 53 pc Buenos Aires 61 41 pc Cairo 98 74 s Calgary 58 44 t Dublin 63 47 c Geneva 79 61 t Hong Kong 92 80 r Jerusalem 86 65 s Kabul 88 64 sh London 68 53 pc Madrid 79 58 t Mexico City 73 55 t Montreal 86 66 t Moscow 75 60 s New Delhi 109 90 s Oslo 69 42 s Paris 66 56 c Rio de Janeiro 83 73 pc Rome 89 65 s Seoul 90 66 pc Singapore 88 77 t Stockholm 71 47 sh Sydney 64 45 s Tokyo 79 73 r Toronto 88 71 t Vancouver 65 55 pc Vienna 90 73 pc Warsaw 77 57 s Winnipeg 66 53 t

Wed. Hi Lo W 89 77 t 70 54 c 93 75 s 111 82 s 84 78 t 97 68 t 70 61 r 70 61 r 60 47 pc 96 72 s 67 46 t 63 54 c 81 61 sh 93 82 t 82 65 s 91 63 s 72 55 pc 86 61 s 74 56 t 91 68 pc 71 49 pc 111 88 s 63 48 pc 75 64 sh 82 73 pc 90 63 s 90 68 s 88 77 t 70 48 pc 64 43 s 86 72 r 92 71 s 67 55 pc 90 73 s 79 64 sh 68 50 pc

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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 the northern Plains to New England and will impact part of the Gulf Coast today. Heat will build over the Southwest, central Plains, Ohio Valley and the East. Today Wed. Today Wed. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Memphis 92 72 pc 93 74 pc Albuquerque 94 66 s 95 69 s 86 79 t 87 79 t Anchorage 70 52 t 69 54 sh Miami Milwaukee 88 72 pc 92 68 t Atlanta 88 67 s 91 69 s Minneapolis 85 67 t 80 62 t Austin 93 74 t 90 69 t Nashville 94 69 pc 94 70 s Baltimore 87 70 pc 96 73 s New Orleans 88 74 pc 93 73 t Birmingham 90 66 s 91 70 s New York 80 70 pc 94 79 s Boise 69 49 s 79 53 s Omaha 94 73 pc 82 64 t Boston 77 66 pc 92 75 s Orlando 90 71 s 89 72 t Buffalo 86 71 t 92 71 s Philadelphia 86 71 pc 96 77 s Cheyenne 83 45 s 78 53 s 107 80 s 110 81 s Chicago 96 75 pc 96 72 pc Phoenix Pittsburgh 92 70 pc 93 70 s Cincinnati 92 68 pc 93 68 s Portland, ME 72 61 pc 87 66 s Cleveland 90 70 pc 91 71 s Portland, OR 65 51 pc 72 56 pc Dallas 93 73 pc 92 73 t Reno 84 55 s 93 63 s Denver 89 52 pc 83 55 s Richmond 87 69 pc 93 71 s Des Moines 90 73 pc 85 68 t Sacramento 91 56 s 94 55 s Detroit 93 71 pc 94 73 s St. Louis 94 74 pc 94 75 s El Paso 103 71 s 100 76 s Salt Lake City 76 52 s 84 64 s Fairbanks 78 53 s 80 53 s San Diego 68 60 pc 70 61 pc Honolulu 85 73 s 85 72 s San Francisco 70 53 pc 73 53 pc Houston 91 75 t 91 71 t Seattle 62 51 pc 68 50 pc Indianapolis 94 70 pc 91 71 s Spokane 64 44 s 69 43 pc Kansas City 94 73 pc 91 71 t Tucson 104 69 s 104 72 s Las Vegas 101 81 s 106 83 s 94 74 pc 93 73 pc Little Rock 92 70 pc 93 70 pc Tulsa 86 73 pc 95 74 s Los Angeles 75 58 pc 79 60 pc Wash., DC National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Death Valley, CA 121° Low: Angel Fire, NM 32°

WEATHER HISTORY A tornado in New Brunswick, N.J., on June 19, 1835, killed five people and laid waste in a 17.5-mile-long path.


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TODAY’S BEST BETS Basic Personal Finance & Investing, 9-10:30 a.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt. Tuesday Farmers’ Market, 4-6 p.m., 1020 Vt. Free swing dancing lessons and dance, 8-11 p.m., Ecumenical Campus Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave. Massachusetts Street. Pride Night, 9 p.m., Wilde’s Chateau, 2412 Iowa.


Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at KU. Brown Bag Concert: Good Ole Boys, noon, Ninth and Massachusetts streets. The Leavenworth Series: A Military History of the Cold War, 3 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive. Thursday Farmers’ Market, 4-6 p.m., 1121 Wakarusa Drive. Cottin’s Hardware Farmers’ Market, 4-6:30 p.m., behind store at 1832 Mass. Reception for Salvation Army Capts. Wes and Susan Dalberg, 5-6:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 946 N.H. Theology on Tap, discussion of a selected Red Dog’s Dog Days religion topic, 5:30 p.m. workout, 6 a.m., Memoto 7 p.m., Henry’s, 11 E. rial Stadium at Kansas Eighth St. University. Red Dog’s Dog Days Dollar Bowling, open to workout, 6 p.m., field near close, Royal Crest Lanes, Robinson Gymnasium at 933 Iowa. Kansas University. Big Brothers Big SisOld Settlers Reunion, ters of Douglas County, 6 p.m., downtown Oskanoon, 536 Fireside Court, loosa. Suite B. Information meetLawrence Food Not ing for prospective volunBombs free meal, 6:30 teers. For more informap.m., South Park, 1200 tion, call 843-7359. block of Massachusetts Country Jam hosted Street. by Good Ole Boys, Sons of the Union Vet6-8:30 p.m., Cutter’s erans, 6:30 p.m., Watkins Smokehouse, 218 E. 20th Community Museum of St., Eudora. History, 1047 Mass. Red Dog’s Dog Days Free English as a Secworkout, 6 p.m., field near ond Language class, 7-8 Robinson Gymnasium at p.m., Plymouth CongregaKansas University. tional Church, 925 Vt. Billy Spears and the Affordable community Beer Bellies, 6 p.m., Spanish class, 7-8 p.m., Johnny’s Tavern, 401 N. Plymouth Congregational Second St. Church, 925 Vt. Benefit for Habitat for Junkyard Jazz Band, Humanity, 6:30-10:30 7 p.m., American Legion, p.m., W Banquet Center, 3408 W. Sixth St. 704 Conn. “Joseph and the AmazDouglas County Com- ing Technicolor Dreammission meeting, 6:35 coat,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre p.m., Douglas County Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Courthouse, 1100 Mass. Summer Youth TheNAMI-Douglas County ater presents “You Can’t meeting, 7 p.m., LawTake It With You,” 7:30 rence Public Library, 707 p.m., Lawrence Arts CenVt. ter, 940 N.H. Poetry social, theme: Liberty Hall 100th an“New Horizons,” 7-8:30 niversary party, with the p.m., Lawrence Public Flaming Lips, 8 p.m., 644 Library auditorium, 707 Vt. Mass. Conroy’s Trivia, 7:30 Poker Night, 8 p.m., p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 Applebee’s, 2520 Iowa. W. Sixth St. Floyd the Barber, 8:30 “Joseph and the Amaz- p.m., Pachamama’s, 800 ing Technicolor DreamN.H. coat,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre Team trivia, 9 p.m., Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Johnny’s West, 721 WakaLawrence City Band rusa Drive. concert: Annual ChilLadies Night Free dren’s Concert, 8 p.m., Bowling, 9:30 p.m., Royal South Park, 1200 block of Crest Lanes, 933 Iowa.



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Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, 5:15 p.m., 536 Fireside Court, Suite B. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 6 p.m., field near Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University. Lonnie Ray’s open jam session, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Slow Ride Roadhouse, 1350 N. Third St. Lawrence City Commission meeting, 6:35 p.m., City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St. Free English as a Second Language class, 7-8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Affordable community Spanish class, 7-8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Peace Corps Coffee Chat, 7 p.m., Henry’s, 11 E. Eighth St. Poker Night, 8 p.m., Applebee’s, 2520 Iowa. Geeks Who Drink pub quiz, 8 p.m., Phoggy Dog, 2228 Iowa. Teller’s Family Night, 9 p.m.-midnight, 746 Mass. Tuesday Night Karaoke, 9 p.m., Wayne & Larry’s Sports Bar & Grill, 933 Iowa.


Perry Lecompton Farmers Market, 4-6:30 p.m., U.S. Highway 24 and Ferguson Road. Indian Taco Sale and Fundraiser, 6 p.m., Four Winds Native Center, 15th and Haskell. St. John’s Mexican Fiesta, 6-11:30 p.m., St. John Catholic Church, 1234 Ky. Old Settlers Reunion, 6 p.m., downtown Oskaloosa. Lecompton Territorial Days, 6-9 p.m., Lecompton. BRC Sounds, 7 p.m., Dynamite Saloon, 721 Mass. Monthly Roundtable Discussion on Living in Spiritual Extended Families (Christian Community), 7 p.m., Signs of Life, 722 Mass. “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Summer Youth Theater presents “You Can’t Take It With You,” 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Liberty Hall 100th anniversary party, with the Flaming Lips, 8 p.m., 644 Mass. Old Settlers Reunion’s Friday Night Block Party, with Sellout!, 9 p.m., Downtown Oskaloosa. Neva and Quicksilver, 8 p.m., Cutter’s, 218 E. 20th St., Eudora.


Saturday Farmers’ Market, 7-11 a.m., 824 N.H. Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 7 a.m., Lied Center, entrance from Bob Billings and Crestline. Lecompton Territorial Days, events begin at 7 a.m., Lecompton. Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 7:45 a.m., Lied Center, entrance from Bob Billings and Crestline. Antique Tractor Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Orscheln Farm & Home, 1541 E. 23rd St. Old Settlers Reunion, 9 a.m., downtown Oskaloosa. St. John’s Mexican Fiesta, 6-11:30 p.m., St. John Catholic Church, 1234 Ky. Praise Temple Church of God In Christ 16th anniversary celebration, 7 p.m., 315 E. Seventh St. Ardys Ramberg CD Release Party, 7 p.m., Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence, 1263 North 1100 Road. Bryan Fontenot, 7-10 p.m., The Oread, 1200 Oread Ave. “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Summer Youth Theater presents “You Can’t Take It With You,” 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. The Petroglyphs, 7:30 p.m., Ingredient, 945 Mass. Freeman Roberts, 8 p.m., Gaslight Tavern, 317 N. Second. Stone Cutter’s Union, 8 p.m., 218 E. 20th St., Eudora.

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Mario big plus for Heat In general, new-fangled sports statistics rank right down there with sore throats, airplane seats next to compulsive talkers, extremely deliberate amblers negotiating crosswalks, golfers who take more than one practice swing, snakes, spiders and litterbugs. The migration of the hockey plus-minus statistic to the NBA seven years ago qualifies as a delightful exception. The statistic reflects how well a team performs when an individual is on the court. Interestingly, a player who seems to get chewed out by teammates more often than anybody in the NBA Finals had the third-best plus-minus ranking in the league during the regular season. It’s been quite a year for Mario Chalmers. Not only did he hire an image consultant, his older sister, Roneka, according to an ESPN the Magazine story on him, but he also ranked behind only Miami Heat teammate LeBron James and San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker in the plus-minus stat available on Oklahoma City Thunder reserve forward Nick Collison, ranked 25th in the league, is the only other former Jayhawk to make the top 50, although Paul Pierce of the Boston Celtics just missed. That doesn’t make Chalmers the league’s third-best player, but it does demonstrate he’s on the perfect team for him. LeBron James and Dwyane Wade drive and collapse the defense, leaving Chalmers open. His skill at stealing the ball and pitching it ahead to the game’s best finishers comes in handy, too. So why is everybody always yelling at him on TV during the most compelling NBA Finals in decades, and is there anything his image consultant can do about it? First it was Chris Bosh repeatedly getting in his face. Then the camera and its microphone picked up Wade, who looked perplexed and even a little hurt when he crinkled his face, cocked his head and told Chalmers, “I’m not like that. Come on, now.” And then there’s Collison, who plays like a robot programmed to appear in the right place at the perfect time. He takes charges, sets hard picks and rolls efficiently to the hoop on the NBA’s No. 1 bread-andbutter play. His help defense arrives consistently on time. Jeff Van Gundy, the best NBA color commentator ever because of his candor, humor, knowledge and disdain for the whole concept of image consultants, seems to like the way Chalmers and Collison play. A look at how KU players — injured Darrell Arthur missed all season — fared in plus-minus points, keeping in mind that it’s easier to be on the plus side when playing for a good team: 1. Chalmers (+390), 2. Collison (+267), 3. Pierce (+191), 4. Kirk Hinrich (+55), 5. Marcus Morris (-29), 6. Xavier Henry (-31), 7. Cole Aldrich (-33), 8. Josh Selby (-39), 9. Markieff Morris (-73), 10. Brandon Rush (-78), 11. Drew Gooden (-151).

Good to go

Doyle officially joins Kansas ——

KU announces guard’s signing By Gary Bedore

Lanky Milton Doyle, the latest addition to Kansas University’s basketball team, exhibited a soft shooting touch from beyond the three-point arc during a high-energy drill Monday at Bill Self’s basketball camp in Horejsi Center. “He’s got length and reminds me so much of Tyshawn He’s (Taylor), including re- got a lot cruiting in of upside. that he committed to … I think FIU (Florida he’ll give Internation- us great al), and they had a coach- depth in ing change, our backand we were court.” fortunate enough to recruit him af- — KU coach Bill ter that,” KU Self, on Milton coach Self Doyle said, officially announcing the 6-foot-4, 175-pound Chicagoan’s signing of a grant-in-aid agreement. Taylor, who committed to Marquette before a coaching change then switched to KU where he was a four-year starter, had a similar 6-3, 185 pound frame. “He’s got a lot of upside,” Self said of Doyle, who averaged 19.0 points, 7.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 5.0 steals per game his senior season at Chicago’s Marshall High. “He’s a combo guard that can certainly play on the ball. He’s also big enough and skilled enough to play off the ball and a very good athlete. I think he’ll give us great depth in our backcourt.” Doyle becomes the fifth Jayhawk from Chicago signed by Self at KU. Those include 2010 All-American Sherron Collins, Julian Wright, Mario Little and current freshman Jamari Traylor. “I’m so appreciative of his family trusting us throughout the recruiting process because it was so quick after the situation at Florida International,” Self said. Doyle decommitted after coach Isiah Thomas’ firing at FIU in April.

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BARRY WATTS, LEFT, AND BRANDON URBAN, BOTH OF LAWRENCE, WALK TO THE GREEN on the 18th hole during a round Saturday at Lawrence Country Club in preparation for the Hundred Hole Hike later this month.

‘Hike’ a charity fundraiser Chris Duderstadt

Barry Watts and Brandon Urban have scheduled June 25 as a day off from their jobs to go out to Lawrence Country Club, but they plan to play much more than the standard 18 holes of golf. Watts and Urban will be participating in the Hundred Hole Hike along with 57 others nationwide to raise awareness and money for different charities. “It is just a wonderful chance to support charities,” Watts said. “It is really the game we love, but at the same time, each of us have a cause that is special to it.” Watts serves as the youth and children’s minister at Lawrence Heights Christian Church, and he found out in December that Kelly Latham, a former member of his youth group, was officially diagnosed with Stage IV Hodgkin’s lymphoma. “Even though she is now in college, I have had the chance to really help and support her through this tough time,”

It is just a wonderful chance to support charities. It is really the game we love, but at the same time, each of us have a cause that is special to it.” — Lawrence golfer Barry Watts Watts said. “We actually just got a report (June 8) that she is in remission. The chemotherapy worked, and things are going well.” Latham said her battle with cancer was easier with people like Watts helping her and that she is now a cancer survivor instead of a cancer patient. “(Watts) was really supportive because I could talk to him about a lot of different emotions, and he also knows a lot of my friends, so I could talk to him about how me having cancer was affecting them,” Latham said. “He was just a positive influence and was there when I needed him.” Watts is raising money for The John & Michael Neal

Foundation for Cancer Research, which was founded by John Neal in 2005 to support cancer research worldwide. “It’s a wonderful foundation,” Watts said. “One hundred percent of the funds go to cancer research, and they split it among two or three different charities, but all of the money goes to that.” Watts and Urban have set a goal to play and walk 108 holes, and Urban knows that will be no easy feat even with the training he has done. “I’ve been walking a ton,” Urban said. “I’ve been playing a lot of golf, which has been great ... I play in an outdoor soccer league, and I play pick-up basketball, so those both kind of help a little bit. You know, it’s funny because I think probably regardless of what (Barry and I) do, nothing will prepare us for that day. I imagine it is going to be grueling but a lot of fun at the same time.” Urban will raise money for tiny-k Early Intervention of Douglas County. The organization pairs child-care workers Please see HIKE, page 3B

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Talib charges dismissed By Matt Tait

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HOUSTON’S JUSTIN MAXWELL, REAR, BEATS THE THROW to Kansas City catcher Humberto Quintero to score in the first inning of an eventual 9-7 Astros victory on Monday in Houston. Story on page 3B.

Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reported Monday that the case against former Kansas University cornerback Aqib Talib had been dropped. Talib, an all-pro with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers whose status with the team has been uncertain throughout the offseason, was scheduled to stand trial on charges of assault with a deadly weapon June 25 in Dallas County, Texas. According to police, Talib allegedly pistol-whipped and fired shots at Shannon Billings, the live-in boyfriend of Talib’s sister, who resides in Garland, Texas. However, Billings’ history of run-ins with the law might have helped Talib in this case. “I guess the district attor-

ney, in preparing for trial, had a chance to evaluate the case,” Talib’s attorney, Frank Perez, told the Times Monday. “The bottom line is that the complainant is sitting in jail as a repeat child molester and has prior cases of the same nature.” Perez later released the following statement on Talib’s behalf: “ T o d a y , Talib the District Attorney for Dallas County, Texas, dismissed all of the charges that were filed against Aqib Talib in March, 2011. We appreciate the District Attorney’s thorough review of this case. Aqib is appreciative of the support that he received from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers or-

ganization, his teammates, Buccaneers fans and his friends and family during this difficult period. With this matter now successfully behind him, Aqib’s sole focus is on contributing to a successful 2012 season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.” With the second-degree felony charge out of the way, Talib can turn his attention to his future with the Bucs and new head coach Greg Schiano instead of a possible jail sentence of 2-20 years. Thursday, Schiano addressed the media on a variety of topics, including Talib. “Well, anytime you have a guy where there’s an offthe-field situation that could affect his on-the-field situation, you’re concerned,” Schiano said. “The thing that I can tell you is, since I arrived here Jan. 26, he’s Please see JOHNSON, page 3B

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Clemens acquitted on all charges WASHINGTON (AP) — Roger Clemens was acquitted Monday on all charges that he obstructed and lied to Congress in denying he used performance-enhancing drugs to extend his long career as one of the greatest and mostdecorated pitchers in baseball history. Fierce on the pitching mound in his playing days, Clemens was quietly emotional after the verdict was announced. “I’m very thankful,� he said, choking up as he spoke. “It’s been a hard five years,� said the pitcher, who was retried after an earlier prosecution ended in a mistrial. This case was lengthy, but the deliberations were relatively brief. Jurors returned their verdict after less than 10 hours over several days. The outcome end-

blematic of the league’s best pitcher each year in a 24-year career with the Red Sox, Yankees, Blue Jays and Astros. The verdict was the latest blow to the government’s legal pursuit of athletes accused of illicit drug use. Late Monday, as the jury foreman read the acquittal on the final count, Clemens bit his lower lip and rubbed a tear from his eye. Accused of cheating to achieve and extend his success — and then facing felony chargAlex Brandon/AP Photo es that he lied about it — ClemROGER CLEMENS, CENTER, LEAVES FEDERAL COURT after speakens declared outside the courting with the media Monday in Washington after his acquittal on house, “I put a lot of hard work charges of lying to Congress in 2008. into that career.� His chief lawyer, Rusty Hared a 10-week trial that capped Rocket� for the fastball that he din, walked up to a bank of the government’s investigation retained into his 40s. He won microphones and exclaimed: of the pitcher known as “The seven Cy Young Awards, em- “Wow!�



LeBron, and Heat, proving themselves

Bobcats to hire St. John’s assistant Dunlap

By Greg Cote McClatchy Newspapers

The LeBron James Haters Association would like to announce it is disbanding. There will be a going-out-of-business sale on old cardboard signs that no longer are usable, the ones that read “LeChoke!� and reference fourth-quarter failures. One stubborn outpost of the group remains, but that Cleveland chapter has seen such a sharp drop in members and enthusiasm that it no longer can afford rent for meeting space and will be merging with the Flat Earth Society. The extreme makeover is almost complete. Two victories away. For LeBron and the Miami Heat, two summers ago and the national animus it caused are fading by degrees, replaced not just by a success that is vindicating the whole idea of the Big 3, but by a work ethic and businesslike humility that are making life a lot harder for the straggling, stubborn haters who remain. Forget what first made “LeBron� and “Miami� expletives to basketball fans — The Decision by James, the arena celebration that followed, the presumptiveness in the dynasty talk. It is time to let those things go and move on, isn’t it? And anyone who is able to wipe that slate clean and judge by only what they are seeing now might arrive at a rather startling conclusion: This Heat team has earned your admiration. This is more than an easy team to appreciate; it has become an easy team to like. And all of that starts with James, who has evolved and seen his reputation follow. In the summer of 2010 he was the blindly unaware, towering ego who put himself in the middle of a national freeagency circus, callously walking out on his hometown team — or so his reputation formed. In the summer of 2011 James, still vilified for the above, failed for the first time with a basketball in his hands, inexplicably and mysteriously withering late in games as Miami lost to Dallas in the NBA Finals. The villain was a choker now, too — or so his reputation hardened. Now, in the summer of 2012, James has been a combination of two things that might seem at odds but are not: The very best there is, and sacrificing humbly in a way that is disarming even to his noisiest critics. What Heat fans have known since around midseason is an epiphany this week to many in the national media — that this is LeBron’s team now, handed to him by Dwyane Wade’s own acknowledgement. We have seen it in this postseason, and in the Finals Miami leads 2-1 over Oklahoma City entering Game 4 tonight.

The Charlotte Bobcats have hired St. John’s assistant Mike Dunlap to be their new head coach, two people familiar with the decision said. The people spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because an official announcement was still being planned for the next two days. The Charlotte Observer first reported the news. The choice comes as a bit of a surprise because Dunlap was not one of the team’s three finalists and rejoined the picture late. He was originally one of the 10 candidates to interview for the job, but the team trimmed the list to former Utah coach Jerry Sloan, Indiana assistant Dunlap coach Brian Shaw and Los Angeles Lakers assistant coach Quin Snyder last week. At some point Dunlap re-entered the picture and was offered and accepted the job Monday night. A text message sent to Dunlap was not immediately returned. Dunlap, 54, will replace Paul Silas, whose contract was not renewed after Charlotte finished with the worst winning percentage in NBA history this past season. The Bobcats were 7-59. Dunlap has spent most of his career at the college level and has worked under Lute Olson in Arizona.


League reveals bounty evidence NEW YORK — The NFL went public Monday with some of its evidence against the four players suspended for their roles in the New Orleans Saints bounty program. Among the things the league revealed: a prize of $35,000 for knocking Brett Favre out of the NFC championship game in January 2010. The league also displayed a computer slide it obtained from the Saints, dating from before a playoff game against Seattle the following season, showing photos of three Seahawks with “Now it’s time to do our job. Collect bounty $$$!. No apologies. Let’s go hunting� printed on it. The evidence included hand-written notes, documents from the Saints’ computer system and witness testimony. The initial complaint that sparked the investigation back in 2010 came from then-Minnesota coach Brad Childress, who heard of a bounty on Favre in the championship game from a player. NFL lead counsel Jeff Pash showed reporters the material at the end of a day when the suspended players — Will Smith, Anthony Hargrove, Scott Fujita and Jonathan Vilma — each attended appeals hearings with Commissioner Roger Goodell at NFL headquarters in Manhattan. The players and their union objected to the process, saying it was unfair.

Tomlinson retires with Bolts SAN DIEGO — LaDainian Tomlinson was in the midst of saying goodbye to the NFL when his young son, Daylen, wandered across the dais and tugged on his pant leg, wanting a little attention. Tomlinson reached down and lifted him up, holding him as carefully as he used to carry the football. Joined by his family and several former teammates, Tomlinson ended his brilliant 11-year NFL career the same way he started it — with the San Diego Chargers. Tomlinson signed a one-day contract with the Chargers on Monday and then announced his retirement. “It wasn’t because I didn’t want to play anymore. It was simply time to move on,� Tomlinson said.


Meyer’s deal: $4M per year Ohio State is paying football coach Urban Meyer a minimum of $4 million annually — more money than his predecessor — and detailing in the contract what he’s required to do if an NCAA rules violation occurs under his watch.

The university completed details of Meyer’s contract and released it on Monday. The school’s board of trustees is expected to approve it later in the week. The deal runs through the 2017 season and keeps the Buckeyes football coach among the top five nationally in compensation. Meyer was hired last November to rebuild the program, which got a one-year bowl ban for NCAA rules violations under former coach Jim Tressel.


‘Money’ tops money list The world’s highest-paid athlete is in jail. The guy in second place just lost a title fight, and the man who held the distinction for a decade is now third. Forbes has released its list of the 100 highest paid athletes, and boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., nicknamed “Money,� is No. 1. Mayweather, who made $85 million for two fights last year, is currently serving a threemonth jail sentence in Las Vegas for domestic battery. Boxer Manny Pacquiao is second on the magazine’s list at $62 million from earnings and endorsements. Pacquiao lost his WBO welterweight title to Timothy Bradley earlier this month. Tiger Woods, No. 1 on the list since 2001, made $59.4 million to place third. LeBron James of the Miami Heat is fourth ($53 million). He is one of 13 basketball players on the list. Tennis star Roger Federer is fifth at $52.7 million. Thirty football players made the top 100, with Peyton Manning tops among them at No. 10. The Denver Broncos’ new quarterback made $42.4 million during his last season with the Indianapolis Colts, even though he sat out the entire season while recovering from a neck injury. David Beckham of the Los Angeles Galaxy was No. 8 overall and the highest ranked soccer player at $46 million. New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez was tops among baseball players and No. 18 overall with $33 million. Two women, both tennis players, made the list. Maria Sharapova ($27.9 million) comes in at No. 26, and Li Na ($18.4 million).


Tyson in Broadway show NEW YORK — Mike Tyson wants his next knockout to be on Broadway. The former boxer announced Monday that he will team up with director Spike Lee to bring his one-man show, “Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth,� to the Longacre Theatre for six nights only, July 31 to Aug. 5. The show, a raw confessional on the highs and lows of the life of the retired heavyweight and tabloid target, will mark both Tyson’s and Lee’s debut on Broadway. It made its debut in April for a weeklong run at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.


Toronto FC players arrested HOUSTON — Three Toronto FC players have been charged with public intoxication after police said they got in a fight outside a Houston nightclub and then argued with officers. Police spokeswoman Jodi Silva says Miguel Aceval, Nick Soolsma and Luis Silva were jailed after the incident early Monday in the parking lot of the Club Escobar. Toronto FC plays the Houston Dynamo here Wednesday night.

U.S. women rout Japan HALMSTAD, SWEDEN — Abby Wambach and Alex Morgan each scored twice to give the United States a 4-1 win over Japan in its penultimate tuneup for the Olympics. Morgan put the U.S. ahead in the third minute and Wambach made it 2-0 in the 10th in the third rematch of 2011 World Cup finalists this year. Yuki Nagasato got a goal back for Japan in the 28th minute on a diving header to finish Aya Miyama’s pinpoint cross.

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Bixler, Astros tip K.C. HOUSTON (AP) — Brian Bixler drove in a careerhigh three runs on three hits, including his first career homer, and Justin Maxwell and Brian Bogusevic also homered as the Houston Astros held off the Kansas City Royals for a 9-7 victory Monday night. J.A. Happ (5-7) yielded four hits and two runs in 6-plus innings to break a four-game losing streak. It was his first start since allowing 11 hits and eight runs — both career highs — in Houston’s 10-0 loss to San Francisco in which Matt Cain threw a perfect game. Maxwell hit a two-run homer after Bogusevic’s solo shot in Houston’s five-run eighth inning. Jonathan Sanchez (13) allowed six hits and four runs in six innings in his second start since a month-long stint on the disabled list with tendinitis in his left biceps. Things got dicey for the Astros in the ninth with a tough outing by closer Brett Myers, who allowed four consecutive singles

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with one out to make it 9-3. The Royals got another run on a sacrifice fly by pinch-hitter Mitch Maier and Yuniesky Betancourt’s bases-loaded single scored two more. Billy Butler had an RBI

single to get Kansas City within 9-7 and bring loud boos from the crowd. The eighth hit of the inning, a single by Jeff Francoeur, chased Myers, bringing in Xavier Cedeno, who retired Mike Moustakas to get his first save. Bixler’s solo homer came on a shot to the Crawford Boxes in left field that tied it 1-1 in the first. Maxwell walked and later scored from first on an error by Sanchez when he badly missed a throw to first base on a pickoff attempt to make it 2-1. Sanchez plunked Chris Johnson to start Houston’s fourth inning. Sanchez’s second botched pickoff attempt of the game allowed Johnson to advance to third, and he scored on a one-out single by Chris Snyder to make it 3-1. Betancourt tripled with one out in the first and scored on a two-out single by Francoeur to put Kansas City up 1-0. Happ retired 13 of the next 14 batters before Alex Gordon doubled to start the sixth.

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KANSAS NEWCOMER MILTON DOYLE, LEFT, WORKS OUT with the Jayhawks for the first time on Monday at Horejsi Center during Bill Self’s basketball camp.


“I have known coach (Henry) Cotton (at Marshall) for a long, long time, and he sings Milton’s praises on his talent. Milton would have been a very highly recruited kid had he played AAU last summer, but he didn’t because he was injured (wrist), and a lot of people didn’t have the opportunity to see him.” O

Another Chicago prospect: KU is one of 14 schools in the hunt for Chicagoan Jabari Parker, the No. 1-rated player in the recruiting class of 2013. Parker, 6-7, 215 from Simeon High, told he has a list of KU, Duke, Michigan State, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio State, Illinois, DePaul, Louisville, North-

western, Missouri, BYU, UConn and Washington. Some believe Duke, Michigan State and Kentucky are the heavy favorites. Parker said he will cut the list to “about eight” sometime this summer. He plans to make campus visits in the fall and sign with a school in November. “I’m on a setback not making as much progress as I should be (cutting his list), but I’m looking to making my choice in November. I want to do it for me because I want to get it over with before the season starts,” he told and zagsblog. Parker, 17, is a devout Mormon who has not yet decided whether he will take a two-year mission when he turns 19. O

Young leaves Puerto Rico camp: KU senior forward Kevin Young will not be playing for Puerto Rico’s national team in the Olympics. Young, who has been at

tryouts in Puerto Rico the past several weeks, was one of 12 players invited to compete in a tourney in Puerto Rico this week. However, he was told he was not yet guaranteed a spot on the national team because several pro players are expected to report to tryout camp soon. “It was a fun experience, and I gained a lot from it, but I’d rather focus on summer school and Kansas basketball,” Young said Monday. He plans to return to Lawrence this week.

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been awesome. The way with parents who have he’s worked, he’s been special-needs children up here every day.” to the age of 3. “So tiny-K, we beJohnson opening eyes came involved with them Former KU linebacker through (my) youngest Steven Johnson made quite a name for himself with the Denver media during the Broncos’ minicamp, which wrapped up last week. Johnson, who was signed by the Broncos immediately following the NFL Draft in April, showcased his passion for the game and relentless attitude while attempting to join former teammate and fellow-KU alumnus Chris Harris in making the Broncos’ roster as an undrafted rookie. Jeff Legwold, of The Denver Post, recently was asked about Johnson in a Q&A, and the answers he provided indicate that Johnson has a legitimate shot at making Denver’s 53-man roster. Here are a couple of snippets from Legwold’s analysis of the former Jayhawk. Q “Johnson’s challenge will be to show quality play speed and to add some strength. He had good numbers in his workouts to measure explosiveness as well as a good showing in agility drills at his pro day. But his strength numbers were below average, so these offseason workouts are important for him. Once training camp opens, he’ll have to show he can shed blockers and keep his feet on the way to the ball.... Johnson will also have to show some impact on special teams, the fast track for any player hoping to make it as an undrafted player.” Q “Though he played in one of the worst defenses in the nation, for a team that went 5-19 in his last two years and surrendered 678 yards alone in an October loss to Baylor, Johnson still was noticed by NFL scouts by how he played through those struggles.” Q “If Johnson had been a tick or two faster on the stopwatch or a few pounds bigger, he certainly would have found himself drafted. At least two teams I spoke to before the draft had a borderline late seventh/priority free agent grade on him. Still, he’s in a good place to have a chance to make it … .”

daughter, Molly, who is 3 (years old) now,” Urban said. “She had some anxiety issues, obsessive issues, just some different developmental growing up. … I just thought it was a great way to repay a little of what they have done for us.” To support Urban and Watts, go to


Bonnie honored: KU women’s basketball coach Bonnie Henrickson is a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Hall of Fame class of 2012. Henrickson competed in the conference from 1981-85 as a forward at St. Cloud (Minn.) State. Henrickson, who appeared in a programrecord 122 games, is sixthleading scorer in school history (1,731).

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BRIEFLY defender Emily Johnson, senior midfielder Kelsey Wakefield and junior Four city players were defender McKenzie Koch honored this season on the received honorable mention. Kansas Soccer Coaches AsAmong the 4-1A honorsociation’s all-state lists. ees, De Soto juniors Allison Free State High sophoStanley and Michelle more forward Maddie Keleher were placed on the Dieker made the Class 6A first team. first team. FSHS teammates DHS junior Amy Bilger senior midfielder Kylee received honorable menLoneker and sophomore tion, as did Tonganoxie defender Olivia Hodison sophomores Aly Barboth received honorable tholomew and Emily mention. Soetaert. Lawrence High senior defender Lauren FlemLions stand out ing also earned honorable at track meet mention. Three Lawrence High Numerous area athletes track products did their also picked up all-state best to represent their honors. home state earlier this Mill Valley dominated month at The Meet of 5A, with senior midfielder Champions, an event for Lauren Gibson, junior midfielder Kayla Hamner graduated high school and sophomore forward seniors from Kansas and Abby Sieperda making the Missouri. first team. Jaguars senior Lions Steven Hill, Blake

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Hocking and Gari Jones each finished in the top two in their events June 6 at Belton, Mo. Hill won both the long jump (21 feet, 9 inches) and the triple jump (44-4.75) at the meet. Both of his jumps won by at least one foot. Hocking had gold-medal throws in both shot put (54-0) and discus (156-2). His winning discus throw traveled nearly 20 feet farther than the secondplace throw by Missouri’s Brandon Chapman (137-1). Jones, the top LHS sprinter this season, took second place in both the 100-meter dash (11.09) and the 200 (22.51). Platte County (Mo.) twins Naron and Jaron Rollins barely beat out Jones in the two races. Naron won the 100 by two-tenths of a second and Jaron finished 0.33 seconds ahead of Jones in the 200.

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Texas (Feldman 0-6) at San Diego (Volquez 3-6), 9:05 p.m. WEDNESDAY’S GAMES Atlanta at N.Y. Yankees, 12:05 p.m. Kansas City at Houston, 1:05 p.m. Toronto at Milwaukee, 1:10 p.m. Seattle at Arizona, 2:40 p.m. Texas at San Diego, 5:35 p.m. Cincinnati at Cleveland, 6:05 p.m. Minnesota at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m. St. Louis at Detroit, 6:05 p.m. Tampa Bay at Washington, 6:05 p.m. Baltimore at N.Y. Mets, 6:10 p.m. Miami at Boston, 6:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs at Chicago White Sox, 7:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at Oakland, 9:05 p.m. San Francisco at L.A. Angels, 9:05 p.m.

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TODAY’S GAMES Colorado (Outman 0-2) at Philadelphia (Hamels 9-3), 6:05 p.m. WEDNESDAY’S GAMES Colorado at Philadelphia, 6:05 p.m.

AMERICAN LEAGUE G AB R H Pct. Konerko CWS 60 220 35 79 .359 Hamilton Tex 60 233 42 77 .330 Trumbo LAA 58 212 29 68 .321 Jeter NYY 65 281 39 89 .317 Fielder Det 66 248 35 78 .315 Mauer Min 60 220 32 69 .314 Ortiz Bos 66 241 45 75 .311 MiCabrera Det 66 268 39 83 .310 Beltre Tex 63 246 35 76 .309 AdJones Bal 67 267 47 82 .307 RUNS-Kinsler, Texas, 51; Granderson, New York, 47; AdJones, Baltimore, 47; Cano, New York, 46; Kipnis, Cleveland, 46; De Aza, Chicago, 45; Ortiz, Boston, 45. RBI-Hamilton, Texas, 62; MiCabrera, Detroit, 54; ADunn, Chicago, 52; Bautista, Toronto, 50; Encarnacion, Toronto, 45; Willingham, Minnesota, 45; Fielder, Detroit, 44. HITS-Jeter, New York, 89; MiCabrera, Detroit, 83; AdJones, Baltimore, 82; Konerko, Chicago, 79. DOUBLES-AdGonzalez, Boston, 22; Kinsler, Texas, 22; Cano, New York, 21; AGordon, Kansas City, 21; Ortiz, Boston, 21; Brantley, Cleveland, 20; MiCabrera, Detroit, 19; Choo, Cleveland, 19. TRIPLES-Andrus, Texas, 5; Rios, Chicago, 5; Reddick, Oakland, 4; JWeeks, Oakland, 4; 10 tied at 3. HOME RUNS-ADunn, Chicago, 23; Hamilton, Texas, 22; Granderson, New York, 21; Bautista, Toronto, 20.


Another 1-hitter for Dickey ————

Aaron Hill cycles for Diamondbacks The Associated Press

Mets 5, Orioles 0 NEW YORK — R.A. Dickey became the first majorleague pitcher in 24 years to throw consecutive onehitters, and Ike Davis hit a grand slam to lead the Mets past Baltimore on Monday night. Coming off a one-hit gem at Tampa Bay last Wednesday, the knuckleballer struck out a careerhigh 13 and allowed only Wilson Betemit’s clean single in the fifth inning. The previous pitcher to throw consecutive onehitters was Dave Stieb for Toronto in September 1988, according to STATS LLC. The Mets said the last to do it in the National League was Jim Tobin with the Boston Braves in 1944, according to research by the Elias Sports Bureau. The 37-year-old Dickey (11-1) walked two and became the first 11-game winner in the majors. Baltimore

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D’backs 7, Mariners 1 PHOENIX — Aaron Hill hit a solo homer in the seventh inning to become the fifth Arizona player to hit for the cycle, lifting the Diamondbacks over Seattle. Hill hit a single in the first inning off Hector Noesi (2-8), added a triple in the third and a double off the Mariners starter in the fifth. He finished it off in style, hitting a one-out, solo homer off Shawn Kelley in the seventh for the majors’ second cycle this season. New York Mets outfielder Scott Hairston had the other one, against the Colorado Rockies on April 27. It was the first cycle by a Diamondbacks player since Kelly Johnson did it against San Francisco on July 23, 2010. Stephen Drew (2008), Greg Colbrunn (2002) and Luis Gonzalez (2000) also hit for the cycle with the Diamondbacks. Seattle hadn’t allowed a player to hit for the cycle since Oakland’s Miguel Tejada did it on Sept. 29, 2001, at Seattle. Arizona also tied a team record with four sacrifice flies, giving Wade Miley (8-3) more than enough run support. Seattle

LEAGUE LEADERS NATIONAL LEAGUE G AB R H Pct. Votto Cin 66 228 45 84 .368 MeCabrera SF 64 264 47 95 .360 Ruiz Phi 59 189 29 67 .354 DWright NYM 64 232 44 82 .353 CGonzalez Col 60 245 51 82 .335 YMolina StL 61 221 29 72 .326 McCutchen Pit 62 231 35 75 .325 Altuve Hou 66 266 44 85 .320 Bourn Atl 67 285 45 90 .316 Braun Mil 63 242 44 76 .314 RUNS-CGonzalez, Colorado, 51; MeCabrera, San Francisco, 47; Pence, Philadelphia, 46; Uggla, Atlanta, 46; Bourn, Atlanta, 45; Votto, Cincinnati, 45; Altuve, Houston, 44; Braun, Milwaukee, 44; DWright, New York, 44. RBI-Ethier, Los Angeles, 55; CGonzalez, Colorado, 51; Beltran, St. Louis, 48; Braun, Milwaukee, 48; Bruce, Cincinnati, 46; Votto, Cincinnati, 45; Cuddyer, Colorado, 44. HITS-MeCabrera, San Francisco, 95; Bourn, Atlanta, 90; Altuve, Houston, 85; SCastro, Chicago, 84; Votto, Cincinnati, 84; CGonzalez, Colorado, 82; DWright, New York, 82. DOUBLES-Votto, Cincinnati, 29; Cuddyer, Colorado, 22; DWright, New York, 22rt, Milwaukee, 18; Stanton, Miami, 18. TRIPLES-MeCabrera, San Francisco, 7. HOME RUNS-Beltran, St. Louis, 19; Braun, Milwaukee, 19; CGonzalez, Colorado, 17.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

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Indians 10, Reds 9 CLEVELAND — Lonnie Chisenhall and Casey Kotchman had three RBIs apiece, and Cleveland ended Cincinnati’s sixgame winning streak. Chisenhall and Kotchman hit two-run homers, and both drove in runs in the sixth inning off Sam

Bill Kostroun/AP Photo

NEW YORK METS PITCHER R.A. DICKEY, RIGHT, HUGS MANAGER TERRY COLLINS after Dickey pitched a one-hitter in a 5-0 victory over Baltimore on Monday in New York. LeCure (2-2) as Cleveland snapped a 7-7 tie. Shin-Soo Choo homered for the Indians. Joey Votto and Jay Bruce homered for the Reds, who swept a threegame series from the Indians last week. Reliever Joe Smith (5-1) went 12⁄3 innings for the win. Chris Perez worked the ninth for his 22nd straight save. Bruce and Brandon Phillips had three hits each for Cincinnati. Cincinnati

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Brewers 7, Blue Jays 6 MILWAUKEE — Aramis Ramirez’s liner down the left-field line was ruled a home run after umpires reversed a foul ball call using video replay in the seventh inning that snapped a tie and lifted the Brewers to a victory over the Blue Jays. Ramirez hit a 1-2 pitch off rookie Robert Coello (0-1) that hit the outside corner of a yellow pad below the foul pole. Third base umpire Paul Nauert ruled it a foul ball. He agreed to check video replay after discussing the play with Milwaukee manager Ron Roenicke and third base coach Ed Sedar while watching a fan dramatically pound the pad in question. Umpires spent about 90 seconds checking the replay, before returning and signaling a home run for Ramirez, his eighth of the year. Kameron Loe (4-2) was

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Yankees 6, Braves 2 NEW YORK — CC Sabathia struck out 10, Derek Jeter drove in three runs, and the Yankees won their 10th straight game, beating the Braves. Mark Teixeira and Robinson Cano hit solo home runs as the Yankees matched their longest winning streak since May 2005. The team with the AL’s best record kept rampaging in interleague play — all 10 of these triumphs have come against NL teams with winning records, including a sweep at Turner Field last week. Michael Bourn led off the game with a triple and scored when Martin Prado followed with a groundout, ending Atlanta’s 20-inning shutout string. But the Braves’ first game at the new Yankee Stadium and first trip to the Bronx since 2006 still resulted in their seventh loss in eight tries. Sabathia (9-3) gave up seven hits in his 34th career complete game, and first since last July. He walked one, and fanned Chipper Jones and Jason Heyward to finish it. Mike Minor (3-5) took

New York

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Cubs 12, White Sox 3 CHICAGO — Bryan LaHair and Alfonso Soriano homered to lead the Cubs to a victory over the White Sox in the opener of the crosstown, interleague series. With winds gusting to 41 mph the Cubs had season highs of five home runs, 15 hits and 12 runs. Starlin Castro and Luis Valbuena homered and had three hits apiece for the Cubs and Geovany Soto added a solo shot in his first game back from the 15-day disabled list. Matt Garza (3-5) allowed home runs to Paul Konerko and A.J. Pierzynski, but limited the damage to three runs over six innings to earn the win. Zack Stewart (1-2) was tagged for six runs and nine hits, including four homers, over 52⁄3 innings. Chicago (N)

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Tuesday, June 19, 2012

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SCOREBOARD College World Series


At TD Ameritrade Park Omaha Omaha, Neb. Double Elimination x-if necessary June 15 UCLA 9, Stony Brook 1 Arizona 4, Florida State 3, 12 innings Saturday’s Games Arkansas 8, Kent State 1 South Carolina 7, Florida 3 Sunday’s Games Florida State 12, Stony Brook 2, Stony Brook eliminated Arizona 4, UCLA 0 Monday’s Games Kent St. 5, Florida 4, Florida eliminated Arkansas 2, South Carolina 1 Today’s Game Game 9 — Florida State (49-16), vs. UCLA (48-15), 7 p.m. Wednesday’s Game Game 10 — Kent State (47-19) vs. South Carolina (46-18), 7 p.m. Thursday’s Games Game 11 — Arizona (45-17) vs. Game 9 winner, 4 p.m. Game 12 — Arkansas (46-20) vs. Game 10 winner, 8 p.m. Friday’s Games 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 8 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.

EASTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA D.C. 9 4 3 30 29 19 Sporting K.C. 9 3 1 28 19 10 New York 8 4 2 26 27 21 Chicago 6 5 3 21 18 18 Columbus 5 4 4 19 13 13 Houston 5 4 4 19 15 16 New England 5 7 2 17 18 18 Montreal 4 7 3 15 19 22 Philadelphia 2 8 2 8 8 15 Toronto FC 1 10 0 3 8 23 WESTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA Real Salt Lake 10 3 2 32 25 14 San Jose 8 3 3 27 27 17 Vancouver 7 3 4 25 17 15 Seattle 7 4 3 24 17 13 Colorado 6 7 1 19 20 19 Chivas USA 4 7 3 15 9 17 Los Angeles 4 8 2 14 16 21 Portland 3 6 4 13 12 16 FC Dallas 3 9 4 13 16 26 NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. Wednesday’s Games Toronto FC at Houston, 8 p.m. Los Angeles at Real Salt Lake, 8 p.m. San Jose at Colorado, 8:30 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Seattle FC, 9 p.m. Montreal at Chivas USA, 9:30 p.m. New York at Vancouver, 10 p.m. Saturday’s Games New England at Toronto FC, 4:30 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Philadelphia, 6 p.m. Houston at Montreal, 6:30 p.m. Columbus at Chicago, 7:30 p.m. Chivas USA at FC Dallas, 8 p.m. San Jose at Real Salt Lake, 8 p.m. Vancouver at Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m. Sunday’s Games Seattle FC at Portland, 4 p.m. D.C. United at New York, 6 p.m.

Wimbledon Qualifying

2012 European Championship Glance

Monday At Bank of England Sports Ground Roehampton, England Surface: Grass-Outdoor Singles Men First Round Wayne Odesnik (20), United States, def. Filip Krajinovic, Serbia, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2. Tim Smyczek, United States, def. Rogerio Dutra Silva (6), Brazil, 7-6 (5), 6-4. Matteo Viola, Italy, def. Alexander Kudryavtsev, Russia, 3-6, 7-6 (3), 6-2. Romain Jouan, France, def. Mischa Zverev, Germany, 6-4, 2-6, 6-3. Florent Serra (22), France, def. Agustin Velotti, Argentina, 6-1, 6-1. Peter Torebko, Germany, def. Michael Berrer (7), Germany, 7-6 (6), 4-6, 6-1. Robert Farah, Colombia, def. Javier Marti, Spain, 7-6 (4), 6-4. Ryan Sweeting (21), United States, def. Alex Kuznetsov, United States, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3. Jesse Levine (5), United States, def. Adrian Mannarino, France, 6-3, 2-6, 10-8. Carlos Salamanca, Colombia, def. Martin Alund, Argentina, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (5). Marco Chiudinelli (17), Switzerland, def. Andrew Fitzpatrick, Britain, 6-3, 6-4. Dustin Brown, Germany, def. Thomas Schoorel, Netherlands, 6-3, 2-2, retired. Stephane Robert, France, def. Edward Corrie, Britain, 6-4, 6-3. Hiroki Moriya, Japan, def. Richard Bloomfield, Britain, 6-4, 6-4. Peter Polansky, Canada, def. Pablo Galdon, Argentina, 6-4, 6-1. Rajeev Ram (8), United States, def. Maximo Gonzalez, Argentina, 6-2, 6-3. Izak Van der Merwe, South Africa, def. Augustin Gensse (29), France, 6-3, 7-6 (5). Ivan Navarro, Spain, def. Daniel Brands (2), Germany, 6-4, 6-4. Michael Yani, United States, def. Philipp Oswald, Austria, 3-6, 6-2, 6-4. Adrian Menendez-Maceiras, Spain, def. Jan Hernych, Czech Republic, 4-6, 7-6 (10), 10-8. Joao Sousa (28), Portugal, def. Stefano Galvani, Italy, 6-4, 6-3. Maxime Authom, Belgium, def. Rik de Voest (26), South Africa, 6-3, 1-6, 6-3. Ruben Bemelmans (18), Belgium, def. Evgeny Donskoy, Russia, 6-2, 7-5. Erik Chvojka, Canada, def. Bobby Reynolds (14), United States, 6-3, 5-7, 11-9. Jurgen Zopp (1), Estonia, def. Guillermo Olaso, Spain, 6-4, 6-4. Marco Trungelliti, Argentina, def. Nikola Ciric, Serbia, 7-6 (2), 5-7, 11-9. Inigo Cervantes (31), Spain, def. George Morgan, Britain, 6-0, 6-4. Jerzy Janowicz (24), Poland, def. Peter Gojowczyk, Germany, 7-5, retired. Zhang Ze, China, def. David Rice, Britain, 6-3, 4-6, 6-2. Chris Eaton, Britain, def. Benjamin Mitchell, Australia, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-3. Damir Dzumhur, Bosnia-Herzegovina, def. Dusan Lojda, Czech Republic, 7-6 (4), 6-1. Marsel Ilhan (25), Turkey, def. Danai Udomchoke, Thailand, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4. Martin Fischer, Austria, def. Stefan Seifert, Germany, 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-2. Simon Greul, Germany, def. Gastao Elias, Portugal, 7-6 (6), 6-2. Denis Kudla, United States, def. Daniel Munoz-de la Nava (15), Spain, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2. Andrey Kuznetsov (32), Russia, def. Ricardas Berankis, Lithuania, 6-4, 7-5. Guillaume Rufin, France, def. Amir Weintraub, Israel, 6-4, 5-7, 6-3. Harri Heliovaara, Finland, def. Julio Silva, Brazil, 2-6, 6-2, 6-4. James Duckworth, Australia, def. Aljaz Bedene (16), Slovenia, 6-3, 7-6 (0). Simone Vagnozzi, Italy, def. Pavol Cervenak, Slovakia, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4. Jonathan Dasnieres de Veigy, France, def. Frederico Gil (3), Portugal, 7-5, 4-6, 6-3. Simone Bolelli (9), Italy, def. Gregoire Burquier, France, 7-6 (7), 6-4. Alessandro Giannessi (13), Italy, def. Evgeny Kirillov, Russia, 6-3, 6-4. Farrukh Dustov, Uzbekistan, def. Josselin Ouanna, France, 4-6, 6-4, 7-5. Arnau Brugues-Davi, Spain, def. Roman Borvanov, Moldova, 7-6 (2), 6-3. Kamil Capkovic, Slovakia, def. Franco Skugor, Croatia, 6-4, 7-6 (5). Marc Gicquel, France, def. Yuki Bhambri, India, 6-4, 6-0. Brian Baker (11), United States, def. Radu Albot, Moldova, 6-2, 6-3. Thomas Fabbiano, Italy, def. Liam Broady, Britain, 7-6 (5), 6-4. Andreas Haider-Maurer, Austria, def. Pedro Sousa, Portugal, 6-4, 7-6 (4). Thiago Alves (27), Brazil, def. Yang Tsung-hua, Taiwan, 7-6 (6), 6-7 (4), 6-4. Jimmy Wang, Taiwan, def. Dusan Lajovic, Serbia, 6-4, 6-1. Denis Gremelmayr, Germany, def. Vincent Millot, France, 7-5, 6-3. Ivo Minar, Czech Republic, def. Mathieu Rodrigues, France, 6-4, 7-5. Sergei Bubka, Ukraine, def. Robby Ginepri, United States, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4. Michael Russell (4), United States, def. Michael Lammer, Switzerland, 6-1, 6-1. Laurynas Grigelis, Lithuania, def. Antonio Veic (30), Croatia, 6-2, 6-3. Marcel Felder, Uruguay, def. Victor Crivoi, Romania, 6-0, 6-1. Kenny de Schepper, France, def. Arnaud Clement (23), France, 6-7 (8), 7-6 (5), 6-3. Yuichi Sugita, Japan, def. Gianluca Naso, Italy, 6-0, 6-7 (5), 6-4. Kyle Edmund, Britain, def. Daniel Gimeno-Traver (12), Spain, 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-4. Teymuraz Gabashvili (19), Russia, def. Yannick Mertens, Belgium, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (3), 6-3. Maxime Teixeira, France, def. Jan Mertl, Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-4. Roberto Bautista-Agut (10), Spain, def. Luke Bambridge, Britain, 6-1, 6-2.

FIRST ROUND GROUP C Monday’s Games At Gdansk, Poland Spain 1, Croatia 0, Spain wins group At Poznan, Poland Italy 2, Ireland 0, Italry advances GROUP D GP W D L GF GA PTS France 2 1 1 0 3 1 4 England 2 1 1 0 4 3 4 Ukraine 2 1 0 1 2 3 3 Sweden 2 0 0 2 3 5 0 June 11 At Donetsk, Ukraine France 1, England 1 At Kiev, Ukraine Ukraine 2, Sweden 1 June 15 At Donetsk, Ukraine France 2, Ukraine 0 At Kiev, Ukraine England 3, Sweden 2 Today’s Games At Kiev, Ukraine Sweden vs. France, 1:45 p.m. At Donetsk, Ukraine England vs. Ukraine, 1:45 p.m. QUARTERFINALS Thursday’s Game At Warsaw, Poland Czech Republic vs. Portugal, 1:45 p.m. Friday’s Game At Gdansk, Poland Germany vs. Greece, 1:45 p.m. Saturday’s Game At Kiev, Ukraine Spain vs. Group D second place, 1:45 p.m. Sunday’s Game At Donetsk, Ukraine Group D winner vs. Italy, 1:45 p.m. SEMIFINALS June 27 At Donetsk, Ukraine Warsaw quarterfinal winner vs. Kiev quarterfinal winner, 1:45 p.m. June 28 At Warsaw, Poland Gdansk quarterfinal winner vs. Donetsk quarterfinal winner, 1:45 p.m. FINAL July 1 At Kiev, Ukraine Semifinal winners, 1:45 p.m.

FedExCup Standings Through June 17 Player Points 1. Jason Dufner 1,849 2. Hunter Mahan 1,509 3. Tiger Woods 1,452 4. Zach Johnson 1,414 5. Bubba Watson 1,372 6. Rory McIlroy 1,372 7. Matt Kuchar 1,343 8. Phil Mickelson 1,313 9. Webb Simpson 1,259 10. Carl Pettersson 1,258 11. Rickie Fowler 1,197 12. Justin Rose 1,169 13. Johnson Wagner 1,124 14. Luke Donald 1,070 15. John Huh 982 16. Kyle Stanley 981 17. Mark Wilson 940 18. Jim Furyk 931 19. Bill Haas 922 20. Steve Stricker 911 21. Dustin Johnson 898 22. Brandt Snedeker 888 23. Ben Curtis 886 24. Keegan Bradley 876 25. Martin Laird 847 26. Graeme McDowell 812 27. Ernie Els 802 28. Kevin Na 779 29. Ben Crane 747 30. Robert Garrigus 709 31. Spencer Levin 695 32. Lee Westwood 690 33. Louis Oosthuizen 672 34. Charlie Wi 664 35. D.A. Points 662 36. Jonathan Byrd 655 37. Ryan Palmer 641 38. Matt Every 641 39. Michael Thompson628 40. Charles Howell III 621 41. Bo Van Pelt 619 42. John Rollins 611 43. John Senden 604 44. Ken Duke 604 45. George McNeill 572 46. Kevin Stadler 561 47. Cameron Tringale 548 48. Brian Davis 546 49. David Toms 524 50. Brendon de Jonge 516 51. Sean O’Hair 514 52. Sang-Moon Bae 510 53. Aaron Baddeley 506 54. Dicky Pride 503 55. Ryan Moore 500 56. Jeff Overton 495 57. Rory Sabbatini 494 58. Bud Cauley 492 59. Scott Piercy 485 60. Jimmy Walker 483 61. Greg Owen 477 62. Padraig Harrington475 63. Pat Perez 473 64. Nick Watney 463 65. Bryce Molder 460 66. Seung-Yul Noh 456 67. Jonas Blixt 455 68. John Merrick 454 69. Harris English 449 70. Geoff Ogilvy 445 71. Chris Stroud 440 72. Ian Poulter 435 73. Greg Chalmers 434 74. Tom Gillis 432 75. K.J. Choi 423 76. Robert Allenby 415 77. John Mallinger 410 78. J.B. Holmes 410 79. Bob Estes 402 80. Vijay Singh 400

Money $4,077,013 $3,255,212 $3,050,398 $3,072,341 $3,204,778 $3,164,700 $3,151,352 $2,857,371 $2,735,197 $2,459,113 $2,731,569 $2,636,250 $2,093,283 $2,299,506 $2,120,080 $2,022,213 $1,953,639 $1,939,396 $1,887,862 $1,862,017 $1,815,950 $1,757,814 $2,154,480 $1,728,110 $1,885,834 $1,827,484 $1,644,658 $1,690,805 $1,508,555 $1,329,838 $1,240,911 $1,692,789 $1,535,067 $1,219,342 $1,345,313 $1,486,315 $1,163,762 $1,365,897 $1,215,966 $896,483 $1,376,322 $1,183,937 $1,089,172 $1,155,835 $1,020,035 $1,035,276 $1,010,016 $941,543 $1,071,928 $736,675 $776,434 $967,285 $991,289 $1,088,363 $933,709 $845,378 $962,940 $771,461 $852,965 $871,808 $827,163 $1,018,762 $795,467 $822,007 $747,195 $755,692 $873,798 $746,633 $818,206 $744,108 $832,236 $901,808 $564,322 $726,804 $682,445 $759,557 $623,490 $755,430 $683,558 $630,805

81. Marc Leishman 397 82. Sergio Garcia 396 83. Henrik Stenson 394 84. Harrison Frazar 386 85. Charl Schwartzel 380 86. Daniel Summerhays379 87. Andres Romero 377 88. Ricky Barnes 376 89. Colt Knost 370 90. Chad Campbell 370 91. Martin Flores 365 92. Brian Gay 357 93. Adam Scott 356 94. Fredrik Jacobson 354 95. James Driscoll 350 95. David Hearn 350 97. Jeff Maggert 345 98. Blake Adams 345 99. Boo Weekley 335 100. Charley Hoffman 334 101. Kevin Chappell 333 102. Davis Love III 323 103. Chris Kirk 318 104. Roberto Castro 312 105. Trevor Immelman309 106. J.J. Henry 307 107. David Mathis 306 108. Graham DeLaet 302 109. Tommy Gainey 300 110. Billy Mayfair 296 111. Jason Day 295 112. William McGirt 289

$652,982 $801,316 $701,103 $720,635 $810,744 $674,625 $700,619 $626,889 $746,846 $508,149 $557,767 $607,483 $738,899 $659,431 $560,078 $585,355 $503,193 $590,492 $627,199 $604,519 $443,157 $552,384 $549,571 $345,674 $476,104 $556,911 $564,940 $526,902 $545,281 $477,637 $579,786 $403,418

Sprint Cup Points Leaders Through June 17 1. Matt Kenseth, 565. 2. Dale Earnhardt Jr., 561. 3. Greg Biffle, 548. 4. Jimmie Johnson, 532. 5. Denny Hamlin, 514. 6. Kevin Harvick, 504. 7. Martin Truex Jr., 497. 8. Tony Stewart, 491. 9. Clint Bowyer, 481. 10. Brad Keselowski, 458. 11. Carl Edwards, 456. 12. Kyle Busch, 432. 13. Ryan Newman, 427. 14. Paul Menard, 421. 15. Joey Logano, 407. 16. Kasey Kahne, 391. 17. Marcos Ambrose, 388. 18. Jamie McMurray, 377. 19. Juan Pablo Montoya, 377. 20. Jeff Gordon, 375. 21. Jeff Burton, 375. 22. Aric Almirola, 372. 23. Mark Martin, 341. 24. A J Allmendinger, 330. 25. Regan Smith, 326. 26. Bobby Labonte, 316. 27. Kurt Busch, 289. 28. Casey Mears, 267. 29. David Ragan, 261. 30. David Gilliland, 246. 31. Travis Kvapil, 220. 32. Landon Cassill, 214. 33. Dave Blaney, 212. 34. David Reutimann, 198. 35. J.J. Yeley, 106. 36. David Stremme, 103. 37. Michael McDowell, 83. 38. Brian Vickers, 66. 39. Tony Raines, 61. 40. Ken Schrader, 60. 41. Brendan Gaughan, 50. 42. Josh Wise, 45. 43. Terry Labonte, 42. 44. Stephen Leicht, 34. 45. Scott Riggs, 27. 46. Michael Waltrip, 26. 47. Hermie Sadler, 13. 48. Scott Speed, 12. 49. Bill Elliott, 7. 50. Robby Gordon, 6.

BASEBALL American League CHICAGO WHITE SOX-Agreed to terms with OF Courtney Hawkins on a minor league contract and assigned him to Bristol (Appalachian). Agreed to terms with RHP Kyle Hansen, C Jose Barraza and C-1B Zach Stoner on minor league contracts. CLEVELAND INDIANS-Released RHP Hector Ambriz from Columbus (IL). KANSAS CITY ROYALS-Placed 2B Chris Getz on the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Nate Adcock to Omaha (PCL). Recalled RHP Louis Coleman and LHP Tommy Hottovy from Omaha. LOS ANGELES ANGELS-Reinstated C Bobby Wilson from the seven-day concussion DL. Recalled 3B Andrew Romine from Salt Lake (PCL). Designated RHP David Pauley for assignment. TORONTO BLUE JAYS-Agreed to terms with LHP Matt Smoral. National League CHICAGO CUBS-Placed RHP Ryan Dempster on the 15-day DL. Recalled LHP Scott Maine from Iowa (PCL). Activated C Geovany Soto from the 15-day DL. Optioned C Welington Castillo to Iowa. CINCINNATI REDS-Activated 3B Scott Rolen from the 15-day DL. Optioned INF/OF Kristoper Negron to Louisville (IL). HOUSTON ASTROS-Agreed to terms with RHP Lance McCullers. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NEW ORLEANS HORNETS-Announced president Hugh Weber will not return. Named Dennis Lauscha president and Mickey Loomis head of basketball operations. Women’s National Basketball Association TULSA SHOCK-Signed C Courtney Paris. Released C Lynetta Kizer. FOOTBALL National Football League NEW YORK JETS-Waived LB Donovan Robinson. PHILADELPHIA EAGLES-Agreed to terms with DT Fletcher Cox on a four-year contract. Claimed DE Monte Taylor off waivers from Seattle. SAN DIEGO CHARGERS-Signed RB LaDainian Tomlinson to a one-day contract and announced his retirement. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS-Released TE John Nalbone. Signed T Edawn Coughman. HOCKEY National Hockey League CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Agreed to terms with F Brandon Bollig and F Ben Smith on two-year contracts and G Carter Hutton on a one-year contract. Released G Alexander Salak. DALLAS STARS-Named Curt Fraser assistant coach. NASHVILLE PREDATORS-Signed G Magnus Hellberg to an entry-level contract. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Re-signed F Mike Angelidis to a one-year contract. TENNIS ATP-Fined David Nalbandian $12,560 and stripped him of $57,350 in prize money for unsportsmanlike conduct during Sunday’s Aegon Championships final. COLLEGE GEORGIA-Named Josh Brewer women’s golf coach. HIGH POINT-Announced women’s lacrosse MF Jordan Hammond will transfer from Maryland. MARQUETTE-Named Jerry Wainwright director of men’s basketball operations and Devin Johnson video coordinator. MICHIGAN STATE-Signed athletic director Mark Hollis to a five-year contract. MIDDLE TENNESSEE-Named Mark Moore to the men’s basketball strength and conditioning staff. NORTHERN ARIZONA-Named Sue Darling women’s basketball coach. SAINT AUGUSTINE’S-Named Raheem Waller men’s assistant basketball coach, Crishna Hill women’s assistant basketball coach and Bruce Cozart assistant softball coach. SEATTLE-Agreed to terms with baseball coach Donny Harrel on a four-year contract.

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MIAMI FORWARD LEBRON JAMES TAKES A BREAK on the scorer’s table during practice Monday in Miami. The Heat will play the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 4 of the NBA finals tonight.

Heat on familiar ground — up 2-1 in Finals MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James arrived for practice Monday wearing limegreen sneakers, a highly fluorescent shade. It was the fashion statement du jour for the league’s three-time MVP, much like the eyeglass frames he’s been sporting after games throughout this postseason. But those sneakers probably would have remained tucked away in the drawer beneath his locker during last year’s NBA Finals, since very little about James’ game would be considered glowing or luminous during those two weeks. Different year, different story. For the second straight season, the Miami Heat hold a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals. There’s a glaring difference this time around — that being James is playing at the top of his game. And he’ll try to help the Heat move within one win of a championship tonight, when Miami plays host to the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 4 of this title series. “We’re a totally different team than we was last year when we was up 2-1,” James said Monday. “We’re a totally different team. We understand what it takes to win, we’ve used that motivation, and we will continue to use that motivation. But last year is last year, and we’re not going into a Game 4 on someone else’s floor. We’re going into a Game 4 on our floor with a lot of experience in this type of situation. We’ll be ready. We love the challenge.” Miami lost Game 4 in Dallas last year, the start of a three-game slide that ended with the Mavericks hoisting the title trophy. So the Thunder know a 2-1 deficit in a series is hardly insurmountable, even though the homecourt roles are reversed this time around. And if Oklahoma City needed more proof, all the Thunder need do is remember the Western Conference finals when they lost the first two games to San Antonio, becoming the 19th and 20th entries on the Spurs’ incredible winning streak. The Spurs didn’t win another game the rest of the way. “We were down 2-0 against San Antonio and everybody thought the series was over,” Thunder coach Scott Brooks said. “But I know our guys, they’re very competitive, they’re very resilient. They’ve always showed

SCHEDULE (x-if necessary) Miami 2, Oklahoma City 1 Tuesday, June 12: Oklahoma City 105, Miami 94 Thursday, June 14: Miami 100, Oklahoma City 96 Sunday: Miami 91, Oklahoma City 85 Today: Oklahoma City at Miami, 8 p.m. Thursday: 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. that type of effort every game, and we’ve always been a great bounce-back team. I thought last night was a great bounce-back last night. It’s unfortunate we didn’t make a couple plays, and uncharacteristic, also.” Uncharacteristic. That would also be a fine word to describe how James played in the finals last season. He freely acknowledges that he “didn’t make enough plays” against the Mavericks a year ago, and the numbers — 17.8 points, 7.2 rebounds and 6.8 assists per game — back that up, as do his well-chronicled fourth quarter struggles in that series. So far in this year’s finals, James is averaging 30.3 points, 10.3 rebounds and 4 assists, and in the final minutes of Miami’s two wins in the series he’s done his part to slam the door on the Thunder. “He’s been aggressive. He’s an aggressive player,” Thunder guard James Harden said. “He’s been aggressive all year, all postseason. He’s tall, strong, and physical. He’s a tough matchup. It takes five guys to really lock down on their offense because they’re a very offensive team especially with LeBron and (Dwyane) Wade.” James is shooting 46 percent in the series, not even close to the 57 percent clip Kevin Durant is putting up for Oklahoma City. But here’s maybe one piece of proof to support that aggression notion Harden was speaking of — James is 25 for 29 from the foul line in the three games, while Durant is just 14 for 19 so far in the series. James has done much of his work near the rim in these finals. But while it wasn’t his most memorable shot, perhaps the biggest one he hit all night

in Miami’s Game 3 victory was a 3-pointer late in the third quarter, one of just five shots that the Heat made from outside the paint in that game. That shot put Miami up entering the fourth, and seemed to extend the Thunder defense just enough to allow James, Wade and Chris Bosh to create more in the lane late. “The biggest evolution of great players is they always stay in constant state of being uncomfortable,” Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said. “They don’t stay satisfied. And LeBron every summer has added something to his game. I’ve seen it when I’ve followed him from afar, and now that I’ve gotten to know him he’s added two, three, four different elements now to his game, the welldocumented one of the post-up game, which we needed. But he continues to try to improve and stay uncomfortable. I think that’s a sign of greatness.” Another sign of greatness? Rings. James’ first is just two wins away, again. And yes, the memories of what went wrong in 2011 still drive Miami now. “Experience don’t guarantee you anything,” Wade said. “It just lets you know I’ve been here before. That doesn’t mean it’s going to be successful for you. So for us we’ve got to continue ... to make the game that we’re in, the moment that we’re in the biggest moment and the biggest game and not look back and not look forward too much. Obviously the team that was here that lost the championship last year, that burning sensation is going to be inside of us until we change that.” A year ago, the talk was how James shied away from the biggest moments, the brightest moments. It’s not happening now. Miami overcame a 10-point deficit in the third quarter of Game 3, becoming the first team in these playoffs to dig out of that large a second-half hole against the Thunder. James had eight points and four rebounds in the fourth quarter — no Thunder player had more than four points or two rebounds in those last 12 minutes. Not pretty, but more than good enough to put the Heat back in the spot where last year’s finals went awry. “I don’t give a damn how we get four,” James said. “We can win 32-31. It doesn’t matter to me.”

Tuesday, June 19, 2012



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Auction Calendar REAL ESTATE & ESTATE AUCTION Fri., June 29, 5PM 25124 Linwood Road Lawrence, KS LINDSAY AUCTION & REALTY SERVICE INC 913-441-1557 AUCTION Sat. June 30, 10AM 927 N. 1464 Road Lawrence, KS 66049 STEVE NOLLER - SELLER Bill Fair and Co. 785-887-6900

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Assistant DirectorChild Welfare Agency Administrative position available in community based non-profit agency providing residential and prevention services for juveniles. Responsible for administrative duties relevant to the daily operation of programs. Requires Master’s degree in helping profession or administrative field, experience in human services, & experience in administration. Bachelor’s degree in above fields plus five years relevant experie-nce may be substituted for Master’s degree. Must pass background checks. Experience in residential program administration desirable. Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits. Apply with resume to: J. Culley P.O. Box 647, Lawrence, KS 66044. Inquiries to (785) 843-2085. Position will be open until filled. EOE

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Found Pet/Animal FOUND Black female dog. Lab Mix? No collar or tags. Found on Stull Road Friday morning, June 15. Please help us find her owner. Call 785-331-6060. FOUND large black cat with blue collar on 6/16. Vicinity of 6th & Wakarusa. Very friendly, taken to Lawrence Humane Society.

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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.

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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 PUBLIC AUCTION Sat., June 23, 2012 - 10AM 2021 Emerald Drive Lawrence, KS CORA ADAME ESTATE EDGECOMB AUCTIONS 785-594-3507 edgecomb PUBLIC AUCTION Sat., June 23, 9:30 am Knights of Columbus Club 2206 East 23rd Street Lawrence, KS D & L Auctions 785-766-5630 ESTATE AUCTION Sun., June 24, 10AM 5780 Clare Road Shawnee, KS ESTATE of KARLE JOHNSON MILLER AUCTION LLC 913-441-1271 ESTATE AUCTION Sun., June 24th - 10AM 1106 Rhode Island Lawrence, KS SELLER: RAYMOND F. BARLAND ESTATE Elston Auction Company Mark Elston 785-218-7851


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Childcare Lead Teacher New program! Stepping Stones is hiring a full time Lead Teacher for our brand new, part time preschool program for 3-5 yrs olds. Hours 8am-4pm. M-F. ECE degree preferred. Exp. required. Mail or bring in resume and cover letter at 1100 Wakarusa, Lawrence, Ks 66049 EOE.

Preschool Cook

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

Computer-IT Data Center Services Engineer

at Kansas State Legislature VMWare, Linux, Windows server administration. SAN, backup system experience. Data center monitoring. Prefer Associate’s Degree or technical certification. Contact Jenni at:


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

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AdministrativeProfessional Church Secretary Position McLouth UMC seeking secretary. Req. strong comm. skills and exp. with computers or willingness to be trained. Tu-Th 9-12, limited flexibility available. Salary commensurate with experience. Apply by July 6. Call 913-796-6589, email or download app from

External Relations Coordinator The Spencer Museum of Art seeks a full-time External Relations Coordinator. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree and 4+ years professional experience in communications field. Grant writing experience, & excellent writing, editing, & computer skills. Application review begins 6/28/12. Complete description and to apply online at, search position # 00002547. EO/AA Employer.

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Education & Training Open Hearts Preschool, Eudora, is hiring Early-Childhood Educators for the 2012 -13 year. Specifically we are looking for: Lead Preschool Teacher, Mon.- Fri. a.m. and Kids Day Out Teacher Aide, Mon. & Wed. a.m. Please email your cover letter & resume including three refopenhearts erences to:


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United Way is seeking full time AmeriCorps members, ages 18+, for the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department and Van Go, Inc. Benefits include a monthly stipend, and $5,550 education award upon successful completion of one year of service. Seeking self-starters with organizational skills, good follow through, and ability to work with people of all backgrounds. Bilingual in English and Spanish desirable. To apply, email resume and cover letter to (for Health Department) or (for Van Go).

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The Eye Doctors is looking to fill a full-time customer service representative/sales position. Must have an outgoing personality and excellent work ethic. We are willing to train the right person. Please apply at The Eye Doctors 2600 Iowa St Lawrence, KS

KS Geological Survey Univ. of KS Temporary Field Technician Specialist

Intermittent temporary field & shop work to assist drill and seismic crews on exploration drilling and seismic projects, travel is required. Previous experience with, or around, drilling or farm equipment, construction, and/or farm experience required. Search by position # 00065768.

Temporary Engineering Technician

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Government Finance Director/ Treasurer The City of Baldwin City is currently seeking a full time Finance Director Treasurer. This newly created, department head level position will oversee all aspects of the Finance Department including but not limited to, city budget process/planning, financial planning/debt management, internal audits and development of department policies and procedures. Experience in municipal finance, municipal management and fund accounting preferred. Bachelor’s Degree in Finance / Accounting, Municipal Management or similar field of study required. Certified Public Accountant, Certified Local Government Finance Officer or Certified Public Finance Officer is EOE preferred. Apply online at: or send cover letter and resume to: City of Baldwin City Attn: Human Resources PO Box 86 Baldwin City, KS 66006 Applications due by July 2, 2012

Healthcare Baldwin Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center Immediate opening for Full time CNA nights Please call Lori or Chelsea 785-594-6492


Schools-Instruction Positions Wanted

Busy Medical Office seeks dynamic, self - directed personable RN. Office experience preferred but will train the right candidate. Monday -Friday hours, work no weekends & no holidays, & take no call. Must have excellent computer skills. Benefits include generous paid time off, profit sharing, medical/ dental insurance. Send resumes and letters of references to

Certified Medication Aides Pioneer Ridge Assisted Living

Full, Part-time, and PRN and Certified Medication Aide Positions Avail. Apply at: www.midwest-health. com/careers


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


Respected, local, dental office is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our practice. Must be proficient in periodontal disease, patient education, and computer skills. Please send resume with cover letter to:

or mail to: PO Box 3745, Lawrence, KS 66046

Experienced companions/ caregivers needed for our clients in their homes for all shifts. Priority given for certification and weekend/ evening/overnights availability. 785-813-1160. Part-time Dental Assistant position available in an established Lawrence dental practice. Experience preferred but will train the right person. Send cover letter, resume and references to PO Box 442228, Lawrence, KS 66044, by Friday, June 22, 2012


Fleet Maintenance Manager MV Transportation is seeking a highly motivated, well organized and detail-oriented individual to manage fleet maintenance for the City of Lawrence and University of Kansas Transit Systems. The successful candidate must have 3 years experience in a fleet maintenance management role. Computer literacy required. ASE or equivalent certifications in medium to heavy duty diesel vehicles preferred. Class B CDL required after 30 days. Submit resume to: Mike Sweeten MV Transportation 1260 Timberedge Road Lawrence, KS 66049 EOE

Office-Clerical FULL TIME Receptionist must be able to work in a fast paced environment and have excellent communication skills. Experience with Microsoft Publisher is a must. Hours are M-F 8:30-5:30 and Saturday 9-12. Salary 21K-25K. Send resumes to 876 Northstar Ct, Tonganoxie, KS 66086

Part-Time PT MERCHANDISER to service magazines in Lawrence, KS. Call Angela 678-896-5859

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

Loving Caregiver For Your Loved One. 24/7 or live-in. 20yrs. exp. Prof. references. CALL Yvonne 785-393-3066

Security Lawrence Public Library Apartments has opening for full-time Furnished security officer. See http://www.lawrence.lib. Rooms (newly remodeled) Rent by week or by month. for further information. With cable & internet. Call Virginia Inn 785-856-7536

Social Services

Apartments Unfurnished Assistant DirectorChild Welfare Agency Administrative position available in community based non-profit agency providing residential and prevention services for juveniles. Responsible for administrative duties relevant to the daily operation of programs. Requires Master’s degree in helping profession or administrative field, experience in human services, & experience in administration. Bachelor’s degree in above fields plus five years relevant experience may be substituted for Master’s degree. Must pass background checks. Experience in residential program administration desirable. Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits. Apply with resume to: J. Culley P.O. Box 647, Lawrence, KS 66044. Inquiries to (785) 843-2085. Position will be open until filled. EOE

1BR - 951 Arkansas, CA, DW, laundry, $470, w/W/D $495, no pets. Call 785-841-5797

Crossgate Casita’s 2451 Crossgate Drive

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

Open House: Mon. - Sat. - Noon - 4pm 785-760-7899 1BR — 740 Massachusetts, above Wa Restaurant, big windows, 1 bath, CA. $700/ mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 1BR, efficiency duplex. Nice, cozy, away-from-it-all place of your very own! $440/mo. Call 785-841-4201

785.843 .4040

A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE Youth Program Assistant The Lawrence-Douglas County Housing Authority Resident Services Office has an opening for a Youth Program Assistant. This position is 20-30 hours per week, funded through grants. Primary duties include assisting Youth Coordinator with all youth activities related to the Douglas County Housing Inc. (DCHI) youth program, Full Circle. Full Circle provides a free, safe, and positive place for youth who receive housing assistance and assists participants in avoiding educational regression. The program incorporates a health and wellness focus to increase knowledge of and access to health education, nutrition and physical activity choices for the entire family and is run in an ecological, environmentally sustainable manner that includes recycling and energy and water conservation. Knowledge of: Computer use and Microsoft Office Suite; interconnectedness of educational attainment and socio-economic standards; barriers for low - income families; especially low-income youth, knowledge of current cultural trends, and conflict and intervention techniques especially pertaining to youth. Experience and Education: Experience working in a team oriented environment with demonstrated leadership and mentoring experience and high proficiency in Microsoft Office software. High school diploma required. Bachelor degree preferred. Educational discipline can be in any field, math and science a plus. Full job description is at: Email cover letter, references and resume to: Position is open until filled. EEO/AA Employer


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

Applecroft Apts.

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


NEW Specials Call NOW

2001 W. 6th. 785-841-8468

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


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Schools-Instruction Para Educators

needed beginning Aug. 8, 2012. East Central Kansas Cooperative in Education is accepting applications for full-time para educators in Baldwin USD 348, Wellsville USD 289, & Eudora USD 491. Positions available will be working with special needs students ranging in ages 3 - 21. Salary range: $9.15 $11.75 per hr., depending on level of education and experience. Positions are 9 months, KPERS eligible, discretionary leave and paid holidays. EOE Applicants may apply line at: or call the office: 785-594-2737 Applications will be accepted until June 25th.

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Trade Skills Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator II The City of Baldwin City is currently seeking a full time Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator II. Position responsibilities include but are not limited to monitoring and maintaining treatment units at the wastewater treatment plant and sewage lift stations located throughout the city. This employee should possess strong mechanical and technical aptitude. High School Diploma or GED required. Must have and maintain a valid KS Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and be insurable by the city’s insurance carrier. Current Class II Wastewater Certification required. EOE Full description and application available at : Applications due by July 2, 2012

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


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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

Apartments Unfurnished PRE-LEASING for Fall

1-3BR apts., duplexes, & homes near KU campus. Call TODAY to set up YOUR tour: 866-207-7480 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 — 2406 Alabama, for fall, 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, DW, W/D hookup. $570/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 2412 Alabama, in 4-plex. 1 bath, CA, DW, washer/dryer. No pets. $470/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 2524 Winterbrook, for fall, 1 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage. No pets. $525/mo. 785-841-5797

Apartments Unfurnished 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.

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

1125 Tennessee

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

MPM 785-841-4935

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

2BR, in a 4-plex. New carpet, vinyl, cabinets, countertop. W/D is included. $575/mo. 785-865-2505

3BR, 2 bath, major appls., FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505 HAWTHORN TOWNHOMES 3 Bedroom Townhomes

2BR in 4-plex, excellent Location at 1104 Tennessee. Near downtown & KU. CA, no pets, $490. 785-842-4242 2BRs - 1244 Ohio, for fall, 1st floor, AC, laundry. No pets. $450/month. 785-841-5797

Avail. Summer & Aug. 1, 2 & 3 BR Apts 3BR Townhomes

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

Bob Billings & Crestline


BRAND NEW One Month FREE Tuckaway at Frontier 542 Frontier, Lawrence 1BR, 1.5 bath 2BR, 2.5 baths

2BRs - 826 Kentucky, for fall, 2 full bath, 2 story, CA, DW. No pets. $570 or $595 with W/D hookup. 785-841-5797


2BR starting at $580 W/D included. Pool

Rent Includes All Utilities. Plus Cable, Internet, Fitness & Pool. Garages Available Elevators to all floors

Reserve YOURS for Spring/Fall

Fall KU Bus Route Avail.! Pet under 60lbs OK! 785-842-3280 3BR, 2-1/2 baths, Loft Area, Master Bedroom Walk-in closet, Washer & Dryer available, Central Air & Heating, Fireplace, 2 Car garage, Private Patio, Ceiling Fans throughout, Dishwasher & Microwave, Lawn Care Provided. Close to Bus Route & Holcom Park, No Pets. $975. Plus Utilities, Call 785-312-1755 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 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644


The Woods of Old West Lawrence 785-841-4935

Now Leasing for Now & August

Country Club Apts.

Canyon Court Apts Sizzling Specials

Adam Ave. Townhomes 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced in back yards. $1,200/mo.

Great Central Location

Luxury 2 BR 2 baths Fully Equipped with W/D

(785) 841-4935

Call Today 785-856-8900

1, 2, 3BR - W/D, Pool, Gym 700 Comet Ln., Lawrence Call Today! 785-832-8805

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.


Under NEW Management Come Meet the New Staff and Check Out Our New Low Prices. Affordable & Spacious 1 & 2BR apts right by campus or call 785-841-3800

Great Locations! Great Prices! 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms


785-838-3377, 785-841-3339

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

Pets okay with paid pet deposit


Saddlebrook & Overland Pointe


Music-Stereo Antiques


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


Baby & Children Items

Showings By Appointment

Call 785-842-1524

Office Equipment Brother Electric Typewriter, $50. used very little. Please call 785-691-7554

Bicycles-Mopeds 20” Next Turbo Dirt Bicycle. Hand and Foot Breaks. Foot pegs and shocks. Excellent condition $75 785-224-8107 Boys 20” Huffy Rocket Bicycle. Good Condition! $20 offer. 785-224-8107 Women’s Bicycle. 26” RM Roadmaster Mountain Bike. 10speed, Good Condition. $50. 785-224-8107

Building Materials


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

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

Chevrolet 2004 Monte Carlo SS, one owner, local car, sunroof, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, power equipment, very sharp! Stk#12722 only $14,500 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Dale Willey Automotive 2840 Iowa Street (785) 843-5200

Sports Fan Gear

Sports-Fitness Equipment

Bicycles (Childrens’ - Girls) Football Equipment, Mill 26” diameter, Peugeot, $35 Valley Youth football heland 23” diameter, $35. met, pads, pants, $50. Please call 785-832-2266 913-955-7095 Child’s Bicycles (Girls) One 9” diameter, pink, $35 and Water Skiis, Kids water one 17” diameter, $35. skiis, very light, excellent to learn on. $10 Call Please call 785-832-2266 785-766-9144 Foot Stool (Child’s) - Decorated, 7” x 14”, for boy or girl. $20. Please call 785- TV-Video 832-2266 32” JVC standard def TV. Girls Bicycle, 6-8 yr. old Works perfectly! Surround $25/offer. Girls right sound, remote, owners’ handed golf club - pink, $5. manual. Great for gaming Can send pictures by text or kids’ room. $25. if interested. 785-214-9183 785-840-4801


Go to or call 785-832-1000.

TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 7B Cars-Imports

Mercury 2003 Grand Marquis GS, one owner, alloy wheels, power equipment, great ride, very clean!stk#370721 only $7,855. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 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:

Pontiac 2007 G6, 4cyl, great gas mileage, plenty of room for the family! Stk#329421 only Dale Willey $11,314. 785-843-5200 Pontiac 1994 Grand Am for $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 vehicle. The car come with power locks, power steering, power windows, & CD player. 785-917-0642

Pontiac 2006 Solstice, leather, alloy wheels, enjoy the summer in this great one of a kind roadster! Stk#10990 only $10,826. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

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.


Don’t see what you want? Give us a call and we can help you find it! Dale Willey Automotive, just ask for Doug at 785-843-5200 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200


Pantry Kitchen Cabinets, H80-3/4”xW18”x D25” - 2 for $100 or will sell individual for $50. 785-214-9183

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

2BR, 1 bath, mobile home in Carrier, Older model hardcity of Lecompton, very shell rooftop carrier for clean. Quiet/secure locale. cargo or luggage - Free. $380/mo. 785-979-0403 785-832-0296

Dog, Free to good home. Yellow Lab mix, 4-1/2 yrs. good with kids and other animals. needs fenced yard, likes to roam. Call 785-542-1642/785-331-5802

RV Cedar Creek 2001 - 25’ 5th wheel, 2 slides. Nice! $8,500. Call 913-369-3766.

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 2008 Elantra GLS, one owner, local trade, power equipment, cruise control, ABS, alloy wheels, low miles, great commuter car! Stk#318281 only $11,875 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 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

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

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 Lexus 1999 LS 400, Pearl white, high miles (highway miles) all options, drives like a dream. $6,000 or best offer. Call 785-594-4170 or cell 971-998-3700

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

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


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

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

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

Nissan 2010 Altima 2.5S, one owner, power equipment, cruise control, 4 cyl, great commuter car! Stk#558351 only $16,849. 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

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 Nissan 2005 Sentra Special Edition. Nicest Sentra I have had. Black, alloys, Rockford Fosgate Audio, and very clean inside and out. Great gas mileage- 31 MPG highway EPA! Automatic. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24 4/7

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

Fleetwood 2002 Revolution 40C, 330 HP Cummins ISC Diesel engine, 2 slides, $32,000. Email 785-538-9245 Jamboree 1999 by Fleetwood, low mileage, excellent condition, See at 1036 Holiday Dr. in Lawrence, Call 785-691-6719 for info. Price $10,000.

Hyundai 2011 Elantra GLS save thousands over new! Great rates and payments are available! Stk#11530 only $17,450 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

Pets AKC German Shepherd male, 18 months, black & tan, house broke all shots, needs fenced yard, $200/offer. 913-433-3031

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


Cemetery Lots



Pianos, (3) beautiful Mason & Hamlin console $725, 2 Baldwin Acrosonic Spinets, $475 & 525. Price includes tuning & delivery. 785-832-9906

Quilt Frame - asking $30. Caps, Major Some supplies are in- Baseball cluded. Please Call 785- league Teams, (15) plus (5) World Series Caps, 594-3121 $100 for all. 785-331-9008

Studios & 1BRs for Aug. 1. 1/2 block to KU. $400-$525. GAS/ Move In Specials 3 Cemetary Plots in MemoWATER PAID. 785-842-7644 rial Park - Prime, beautiful Call for Details 2BR — 1030 Ohio, for fall, location, Lot 234 Acacia A. 625 Folks Rd • 785-832-8200 CA, DW. $650/mo. No pets. $800 per plot. 760-776-4720 Studios — 2400 Alabama, all Call 785-841-5797 elect., plenty of parking, AC, Houses Collectibles 2BR — 1315 E. 25th Terrace, laundry. $390, water/cable for fall, 1 story, 1 bath, CA, paid. No pets. 785-841-5797 2 & 3 BR homes available. DW, W/D hookup. No pets. Cookbook: 1956 Betty $480/mo. 785-841-5797 2BR — 2400 Alabama, 2nd $750/mo. & up. One near Crocker hardback; second floor, 1 bath, AC, DW, laun- downtown Lawrence. Call edition, second printing. 2BR — 3506 Harvard, dry on-site. $490/mo. No Jo at 785-550-7777 Good condition. A wonderbi-level, 1 bath, CA, DW, pets. Call 785-841-5797 ful collectible cookbook 1st Class, Pet Friendly W/D hookups. No pets. for $40. Call 785-830-8304 Houses & Apts. $480/mo. Call 785-841-5797 anytime. Duplexes 785-842-1069 Pretty geisha doll in glass case. Approx 12 inch case $200 OFF 1st Month Special 2BR - Nice ranch style near size. Doll is perfect and is 2BR, in 4-plex, 858 Highland. 3BR, 2.5 bath, DW, W/D Clinton Lake. Never smoked about 50 years old. Doll in. Bsmt., hot water circu- carries buckets. $20/offer $485/mo. Has DW. Quiet & hookup, microwave, 2 car, lating heat, Well insulated, 785-312-9215 clean. No pets. 1 block east patio. No pets. Avail. Aug. 2903 Crestline. $910/mo. low utils., private well. $850 of 9th & Iowa. 785-813-1344 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874 /mo. +Deposit. 785-456-5964 2-4BR, 1310 Kentucky. Near Furniture KU. $595 - $1,200/mo. $200 - 1BR duplex near E. K-10 ac- 2-6BR houses available for $400 Deposit. 785-842-7644 cess. Stove, refrig., off-st. August 1. Close to Campus Bed and Chest, & Table: parking. 1 yr. lease. $410/ & downtown. 785-842-7644 1831 Antique rope bed with carved pineapple finimo. No pets. 785-841-4677 Village Square als. Matching chest. $950. Stonecrest • Hanover Cherry Dining Table with 2BR in triplex, FP, 2 levels, leaf extensions, $300. Call W/D hookup, nice area, 1, 2 and 3 Bedrooms 785-594-3121 3508 B Westridge Dr. $625. Near KU, Pool, Pet Friendly 3BR ranch style farmhome. Aug. 1st. Pets $25/mo. + Reserve YOUR Apt. Chair, Silver Futon-looking Lg. yard w/lawn care proextra deposit. 785-218-4331 Call 785-842-3040 or email: vided. 1 Bath, full bsmt., at- round chair measuring 42” diameterw/ 3” black 2BR w/garage, W/D hookup tached 1 car. All appls. inquilted cushion.measures Lease & deposit. No pets. cluding W/D. 1/2 mile N. of 34”x34” like new $35. Call Village Square Available now. Rent $450/ Lone Star Lake. $875/mo. 785-842-8865 Avail. July 1st. 785-865-6231 Stonecrest • Hanover mo. Call (785) 766-4663 sofas, love 1, 2 and 3 Bedrooms 3BR, Sunflower/SW district, New/Used 2BR, 1 Bath Duplex in quiet 2 bath, one level, double seats, dinettes, bedroom Near KU, Pool, Pet Friendly neighborhood. Has hard- garage. Near fitness trail. sets, futons, bunk beds. wood floors, CA, stove, re- $1,000/mo. 785-841-4201 mattresses, box springs. frig, DW, separate laundry Still in plastic. Bedframes, room with W/D hookups, 1 1306 New Jersey, 3BR, 2 pictures, wall mirrors, & and Lease Special car garage. Green space, bath, 2 LR, CA, W/D, $855/ more. Please call Bobby at $200 OFF August Rent on bus route. No pets. mo. Aug. 1. 785-979-9172 785-218-2742 Reserve YOUR Apt. Now Available Aug. 1, $700/mo. Call 785-842-3040 or email Call 785-766-4055 3BR, 1 bath, 2- car detached Holiday Decor garage. 1502 Harper. Avail. 2BR, 1 bath, in 4-plex, W/D July 1st. $825/mo. Heritage Christmas Village Set, and hookups, quiet, 2 blocks to Realty - Call 785-841-1412 porcelain buildings plus KU. $450/mo. Small pet ok. 4BR, 2 bath house available figurines and landscape, Avail. Now 785-979-0767 $80. 785-331-9008 August 1 - $1,200/month. 2BRs - for fall, tri-level, 1 bath, CA, all elect., W/D 2BR, feels like a split-level 785-832-8728 hookup, DW, study. $650/ home, central location. Sm. Household Misc. pet ok. W/D hookup, stormo. No pets. 785-841-5797 Brand New age, $575/mo. 785-841-4201 Lamps, matching $20 or LAUREL GLEN APTS Single Family Homes best offer. Can send pic2BRs, 1 bath, W/D hookup, 4 & 5 BRs - Avail. Now 2 & 3BR All Electric units. tures by text if interested. DW. 2832 Iowa. No pets. 2,400 -3 ,300 sq. ft. Water/Trash PAID. 785-214-9183 $545/mo. Now, July, or Aug. $1,800 - $2,200 month Small Dog and 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874 Quit Rack, oak, Sante Fe, 23 Garber Property Mgmt. Students WELCOME! inches wide x 29 inches 785-841-4785 Income restrictions apply 3BR, 2 bath, W/D, 1 car garhigh - $35. Please call age, on bus route, 2903 - 05 Now Accepting 785-832-2266 Apartments, Houses & University Dr. $900/mo. Applications for August Duplexes. 785-842-7644 Avail. Aug. 1st. 785-841-9646 Call NOW for Specials! Lawn, Garden & 785-838-9559 EOH 3BR, 2.5 bath, SW area, avail. Nursery Aug. 1. 2 living areas, FP, all appls.- includes W/D, 2 car. Charmglow Propane gas $1,000/mo. 785-550-4544 Now Leasing for grill, three burner, stainNow & August 1st less, side burner, tank not included. $60 cash. Apartments, Houses & Executive homes on Sunrise Place 785-766-9144 Duplexes. 785-842-7644 W. 22nd Ct., Lawrence Sunrise Village 3-5BR homes, 2 car gar- Grill, Kenmore Natural Gas ages, some with finished Apartments & Townhomes Grill for $50. Includes hose, bsmt. Pool & playground cover, warming rack, lava $200 - $400 OFF 1st month in the Development. Townhomes rock, & spare stainless On KU Bus Route steel burner. 785-749-0670 For more info please call 2 Bedrooms at 785-841-4785 837 MICHIGAN Lawnmower, Old Toro Near KU. Pool, microwave, ing lawnmower. Engine DW, and laundry facilities needs work - it will start NW - Immaculate. 3BR, 2.5 and run for short periods. 3 & 4 Bedrooms at bath, 2 story, fireplace, all 785-550-3747 $50/offer. 660 GATEWAY COURT appliances, fenced yard. FREE wireless internet, Langston Hughes School. DW, W/D, pool, tennis Avail. now. 921 Lexington. Machinery-Tools NEWER - LUXURIOUS courts. 3BRs with garages. $1,275/mo. 785-330-3474 VILLAS & TOWNHOMES Black & Decker Drill & bits Call 785-841-8400 $7. Can send pictures by * 1 BR, 870 sq. ft. Mobile Homes text if interested. Covered Parking 785-214-9183 785-214-9183 3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st * 2 BR, 1,300 sq. ft. floor, 1 bath. Avail. now. No * 3 BR, 1,700 sq. ft. pets. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 2-Car Garage Miscellaneous * Small Pets Accepted 3BR — 2327 Yale, 2 story, 2 bath, CA, DW, FP, 2 car garage, no pets. $825/mo. Call 785-841-5797

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3BR in Woodcreek, 1.5 bath, main floor laundry, remodeled kitchen/bath, $800/ mo. Avail now.785-633-1892


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AVAIL. Now, Smr., & Fall

2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, 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

Perfect for occasions.40 clear glass globe vases with clear pebbles. Use 3BR charming house avail. with flowers or votive. now on quiet St. Walk-out Measures 5”x5”. Each $1. bsmt., garage, fenced yard. Call 785-842-8865 $900/mo. Call 785-562-8554 Perfect for occassions. 42 clear glass globe vases Office Space with blue, clear, & white pebbles. Blue flowers surOffice Space Available round the top. Use with at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy. flowers or votives. Meas785-841-4785 ures 5”x4-1/2” Each $1. Call 785-842-8865



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2BR duplex, CA, appls., gar- Gun Rack, Oak 4 places, age, across from pool. No $40. Microwave, Emerson , pets. $575, Refs. & deposit. white, $25. 785-331-9008 Avail. Now. 785-331-6697 JCPenney 3-in-1 grill, sandwich maker, waffle maker, used only about twice. Still in box, “very good Brand new 3BR duplex with hard wood condition,” floors & garage. Pets ok. $39.99 asking $5 only. No cash only.Call $650/mo. + good credit. refunds, 913-602-3127 for more info. Avail. now. 785-423-1500

1712 Ohio

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

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, 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, DW, W/D hookup, full unfin. bsmt. 1 pet ok. $730/mo. Call 785-841-5797

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

Baldwin City

Great 3 and 4 BR’s left!

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

2BR — 536 Ohio, for fall, 1st floor, 1 bath, AC. $450/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797


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

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

The Selection

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Dear Annie: I married at the age of 18. Shortly before my wedding, both of my parents died, leaving me with no other relatives. I looked forward to sharing life with my husband’s large, closeknit family. But the day after the ceremony, my new mother-in-law began a crusade to divorce me. She went to each family member with horrible lies about me, and they believed her. I never got the chance to know them. The worst lie was telling my husband that I was unfaithful. The whole family condemned me without a shred of evidence. Fortunately, my husband knew better. My mother-in-law banned me from all family functions and forbade everyone from having contact with me. She insisted that we move far away to a rural area, isolated from everyone. Before every holiday and family event for the past 25 years, I

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have cried watching my husband drive off for a day of fun and memories with his family, leaving me all alone. He says that he cannot disobey his mother, especially now that she is terminally ill. After she dies, I am hoping that things will change and that I finally will be allowed to join the clan, but I’m unsure how to do this. My husband feels things should continue as they are. He seems to relish the role of martyr at the hands of a horrible wife. It is difficult to discuss this

Lifetime gives Bristol Palin own series Reality television reduces everything it touches to reality TV. The “star” (and the mother of the “star”) of “Bristol Palin: Life’s a Tripp” (9 p.m., Lifetime) may have wanted a showcase about the burdens and rewards of single motherhood, but ultimately this genre drags everyone down to the level of a Kardashian. “Life’s a Tripp” is mostly about shopping and talking and talking about shopping. You can at least cut the Kardashians some slack for not pretending to be role models. Sarah Palin — former Alaska governor, former vice presidential candidate and former “star” of “Sarah Palin’s Alaska” on TLC — makes several appearances on daughter Bristol’s show. Any thinking person would have concluded long ago that allowing Sarah Palin to rattle on unscripted in front of cameras does not reflect her in the strongest light. But it’s never been clear that Palin’s appeal extends to thinking people. Like “Alaska,” this series is filled with the Palins making pronouncements and then behaving in ways completely at odds with their stated philosophies. On “Alaska,” the former governor complained about people invading her privacy, while opening up her family’s life to the scrutiny of a camera crew. On “Life’s a Tripp,” Bristol Palin extols the beauties and virtues of Alaska in one scene and then decides to move to Beverly Hills in the next. Mother Palin talks about the vital sacrifice of motherhood one moment and then encourages her daughter to have an adventure in a posh Hollywood mansion. She also encourages Bristol to take her younger sister, Willow, with her. Isn’t Willow still in high school? Bristol continually tells us that her son, Tripp, is the center of her life, yet she spends most of the time shopping, cavorting and clubbing, all the while condemning the shallowness of the LA lifestyle. Bristol has found one appropriate outlet for her “do as I say, not as I do” behavior. She’s going on the lecture circuit to promote sexual abstinence. And “Life’s a Tripp” will be there to follow her.

Tonight’s other highlights

The Oklahoma City Thunder and Miami Heat tangle in the 2012 NBA Finals (8 p.m., ABC).

Too close to the polar ice on “Deadliest Catch” (8 p.m., Discovery).

“Mysteries at the Museum” (8 p.m., Travel) profiles the “real” James Bond.

Scheduled on “48 Hours Mystery” (9 p.m., CBS): the owner of a posh manor comes under suspicion in his wife’s murder.


Actress Gena Rowlands is 82. Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi is 67. Actress Phylicia Rashad is 64. Rock singer Ann Wilson (Heart) is 62. Actress Kathleen Turner is 58. Singerdancer Paula Abdul is 50. Actor Jean Dujardin (Film: “The Artist”) is 40. Actress Robin Tunney is 40. Actress Poppy Montgomery is 37. Actress Zoe Saldana is 34. Actor Atticus Shaffer (TV: “The Middle”) is 14.

with him, as he has an uncontrollable temper and sometimes resorts to physical violence. Should I simply accept that I never will be able to call anyone family? Sadly, divorce is out of the question for many reasons. — Alone in Minnesota Dear Alone: Your husband is a coward, as well as an abuser. After 25 years, we wouldn’t count on his family being more accepting, particularly if your husband discourages it. Instead, please consider “family” those people who care about you. If you have children, they, their spouses and their inlaws are your family. If you don’t have children, your friends can become the family you need. Since divorce is not an option, we recommend counseling on your own to help you cope better with the hand you’ve been dealt. Dear Annie: My wife


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and I own a place in a resort community where golfing greens fees at a public course are included in our annual charges. We are not sure how to handle it when guests visit and want to play golf with us. It feels awkward when they pay the full amount while we appear to be getting in for free. Should we subsidize our friends even though we’ve already paid our fees as part of our yearly dues? — Paul Dear Paul: You should treat this as you would if taking your friends to a museum, concert or out for dinner. If you’ve invited them to golf with you, you should pay the greens fees. However, if they invite themselves, they should handle their own costs. What you and your wife pay is irrelevant, although you could explain the circumstances if it would make you feel better.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  You might want to move in a new direction. Act quickly in the morning. Tonight: Go till the wee hours if need be. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  If you can get a slow start this morning, it might be a good idea. Whether you’re involved with a creative project or just coming up with a dynamic idea, you will be busy this afternoon. Tonight: Enjoy what you are doing.



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ACROSS 1 Place for a lark 7 Squish 11 Air traffic control agcy. 14 White fur 15 Wait for the start of a drag race JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS 16 Move back, as a tide 17 Creating a For Tuesday, June 19:  You might experience ruckus This year you are resilient and unexpected pressure or stress in 19 Veep before capable of changing your life. You the morning. Prioritize and focus Al 20 Cliquish might even choose to head in a new as soon as possible. Tonight: Only group direction, if you so desire. If you are where there are crowds. 21 Pear-shaped single, you might be taken aback by Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) instrument someone quite exotic. If you are at You might want to of old tached, curb a tendency to become understand what is happening be22 Follow, as advice too me-oriented. hind the scenes with an important in a The Stars Show the Kind of Day community or work-related matter. 25 One congregation You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; By detaching some, you will gain 27 Dinosaur 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult an unusual perspective. Tonight: A trapper 28 Give in to Aries (March 21-April 19) force to be dealt with. gravity  Get something off your Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) 30 Brown in the chest first thing in the morning, and  You could be taken sun let a key person know how you feel. aback by someone’s choices. Still, 31 Metals in rocks Matters involving real estate and/ you do not have time and/or the or your domestic life will become determination to change directions. 33 Coat with plaster prominent in the afternoon. Tonight: Tonight: Where there is music. 36 Man of Steel As you like. Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) portrayer Taurus (April 20-May 20)  You might feel as if you are 40 Be unacquainted with  Make sure to pay that bill fighting an uphill battle in order to 43 Beast of you’ve been putting off, and verify accomplish more of what you need. that your budget is alive and well. Others know about your abilities, and 44 Borden? Skyrocket You quickly could be overwhelmed they want your help. Tonight: Hang 45 Winter Olympics by calls and information heading out with a close friend or loved one. sled your direction. Tonight: Catch up on Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Mythical bird a friend’s news.  Your vision of what might 46 48 “___ all in Gemini (May 21-June 20) be possible could change midday. the wrist”  A new Moon in your You have more energy, and you dis- 50 Hustler’s need sign announces a change in the near cover a new path early on. Tonight: 51 Kind of drip future. A new beginning becomes Catch up on others’ news.

possible if you kick back and relax. Tonight: A must show. Cancer (June 21-July 22)  You might move slowly in the morning, but once you get going, no one can stop you. You have a lot on your mind. Tonight: All smiles. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)  Use the morning to the max, when you draw more positive results. You could actually pave the way to a new beginning involving a friendship. Tonight: Share news with a trusted friend. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

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56 Perfume compound 58 Delivery org. 59 A striking arrangement 61 Lead-in for Bravo 62 December 31 66 Bard’s “always” 67 Snack machine inserts, often 68 Group of fish 69 Before, in verse 70 “Star ___” (Lucas film) 71 How something may be veiled DOWN 1 Debussy’s “La ___” 2 Notable time in history 3 “___ seeing things?” 4 “Saturday Night Fever” dance genre 5 Some Big Mac ingredients 6 Exited 7 Film introduction? 8 “Robin ___” (old ballad) 9 Most devious 10 Female lobster 11 Not going to take it anymore 12 Slack off 13 Dogpatch denizen

18 Trinkets 21 In a straight line of descent 22 Make restitution 23 “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen,” e.g. 24 Trade allowances 26 Hippocratic Oath word 29 “And now, without further ___ ...” 32 Steers clear of, as an issue 34 Mysterious saucer 35 Touchy subject? 37 Drawn-out substance 38 Undefined 39 Arabian aristocrat (Var.)

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Act” was filed in this Court NOTICE OF SALE by Cheryl Olsen, executor named in the will of RoUnder and by virtue of an berta M. Olsen, deceased. Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District All creditors of the deceCourt of Douglas County, dent are notified to exhibit Kansas, the undersigned their demands against the Sheriff of Douglas County, estate within four (4) Kansas, will offer for sale at months from the date of public auction and sell to the first publication of this the highest bidder for cash notice, as provided by law, in hand, at the Lower Level and if their demands are of the Judicial and Law En- not thus exhibited, they forcement Center of the shall be forever barred. Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on Cheryl Olsen July 12, 2012, at 10:00 AM, Petitioner the following real estate: PREPARED BY: Lot C-14 of Replat of Lots 1 thru 15 and part of Tract C, PETEFISH, IMMEL, HEEB in Deerfield Park No. 2, a & HIRD, L.L.P. subdivision in the City of Cheryl L. Denton #14824 Lawrence, in Douglas 842 Louisiana Street County, Kansas, commonly P.O. Box 485 known as 3133 Creekwood Lawrence, Kansas Drive, Lawrence, KS 66049 66044-0485 (the “Property”) (785) 843-0450 (785) 843-0407 (facsimile) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. Attorneys for Petitioner The sale is to be made ________ without appraisement and subject to the redemption (First published in the Lawperiod as provided by law, rence Daily Journal-World and further subject to the June 12, 2012) approval of the Court. For more information, visit IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas 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 (74813) _______ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World June 19, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS

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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS In the Matter of the Estate of Roberta M. Olsen, deceased. Case No. 2011 PR 155 (Proceeding Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 59) NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are hereby notified that on September 15, 2011, a Petition for Probate of Will and Issuance of Letters Testamentary Under the Kansas Simplified Estates



in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on July 12, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

Last Will and Testament dated October 15, 1998, Second Codicil to Last Will and Testament dated June 24, 2000, and Third Codicil to Will dated April 10, 2003, praying the instruments attached thereto be admitted to probate and that Letters Testamentary under the Kansas Simplified Estates Act be issued to Douglas County Bank, Executor, to serve without bond.

Lot 27, Block 3, of BELLE HAVEN SOUTH ADDITION NO. 2, an addition to the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 2515 Belle Crest Drive, Lawrence, KS 66046 (the “Property”) You are further advised under the provisions of the to satisfy the judgment in Kansas Simplified Estates the above-entitled case. Act the Court need not suThe sale is to be made pervise administration of without appraisement and the Estate, and no notice of subject to the redemption any action of the Executor period as provided by law, or other proceedings in the and further subject to the administration will be approval of the Court. For given, except for notice of more information, visit final settlement of decedent’s estate. Should written objections to simKenneth McGovern, Sheriff plified administration be Douglas County, Kansas filed with the Court, the Court may order that suPrepared By: pervised administration enSouth & Associates, P.C. sue. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 You are required to file Overland Park, KS 66211 your written defenses (913)663-7600 thereto on or before Thurs(913)663-7899 (Fax) day, June 28, 2012, at 10:15 Attorneys For Plaintiff o’clock a.m. in the District (139716) Court, in Lawrence, Douglas _______ County, Kansas, at which time and place the cause In the Matter of the (First published in the Law- will be heard. Should you Estate of rence Daily Journal-World fail therein, judgment and George E. Kays, Deceased June 19, 2012) decree will be entered in due course upon the PetiNo. 2012 PR 101 IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF tion. DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS (Proceedings Pursuant to All creditors are notified to K.S.A. Chapter 59) US Bank National Associa- exhibit their demands tion, as Trustee for BAFC against the Estate within NOTICE OF HEARING 2007-4 four months from the date Plaintiff, of the first publication of THE STATE OF KANSAS TO vs. this notice, as provided by ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: Sarah N Fitzgerald law, and if their demands AKA Sarah N Chase, et al., are not thus exhibited, they You are hereby notified Defendants. shall be forever barred. that a Petition has been filed in this Court by Agnes Case No. 10cv154 Douglas County Bank, L. Kays, wife and one of the Division 5 Petitioner heirs of George E. Kays, deK.S.A. 60 ceased, requesting: Mortgage Foreclosure STEVENS & BRAND, L.L.P. (Title to Real Estate 900 Massachusetts, Ste. 500 Descent be determined of Involved) Lawrence KS 66044-0189 the following described (785) 843-0811 real estate situated in NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Attorneys for Petitioners Douglas County, Kansas: ________ An undivided one-half in- Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the terest in and to: Clerk of the District Court (First published in the LawThe North One-Half Acre of in and for the said County rence Daily Journal-World the South One-Eighth of the of Douglas, State of Kansas, June 19, 2012) Northeast Fraction Quarter in a certain cause in said of Section 5, Township 12, Court Numbered 10cv154, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Range 18 E., containing ½ wherein the parties above DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS acre more or less, in Doug- named were respectively In the Matter of the plaintiff and defendant, and las County, Kansas. Estate of to me, the undersigned and all personal property Sheriff of said County, di- RICHARD L. FRANKENFIELD, Deceased. and other Kansas real es- rected, I will offer for sale tate owned by decedent at at public auction and sell to Case No. 2012 PR104 the time of death, and that the highest bidder for cash Division No. 1 such property and all per- in hand at 10:00 AM, on sonal property and other 07/12/2012, the Jury AssemProceeding Under Kansas real estate owned bly Room of the District K.S.A. Chapter 59. by the decedent at the time Court located in the lower of death be assigned pur- level of the Judicial and NOTICE TO CREDITORS suant to the laws of intes- Law Enforcement Center building, 111 E. 11th St., tate succession. Lawrence, Kansas, the fol- The State Of Kansas To All You are required to file lowing described real es- Persons Concerned: your written defenses tate located in the County thereto on or before July 5, of Douglas, State of Kansas, You are hereby notified that on June 12, 2012, a Peti2012, at 10:30 o’clock a.m. to wit: tion for Probate of Will and in the city of Lawrence in Douglas County, Kansas, at PARCEL 16B, AS SHOWN IN Appointing Executor Under which time and place the PARCEL SPLIT FOR LOTS Kansas Simplified Estates cause will be heard. Should 14,15,16 AND 17, BLOCK 10, Act was filed in this Court you fail therein, judgment FOUR SEASONS NO. 5, AN by Diane L. Frankenfield, an and decree will be entered ADDITION TO THE CITY OF heir, devisee and legatee, DOUGLAS and executor named in the in due course upon the Pe- LAWRENCE, COUNTY, KANSAS, RE- Last Will and Testament of tition. CORDED IN BOOK 17, PAGE Richard L. Frankenfield, deAgnes L. Kays, Petitioner 929, IN THE OFFICE OF THE ceased. All creditors of the REGISTER OF DEEDS, DOUG- above named decedent are notified to exhibit their deLAS COUNTY, KANSAS. SUBMITTED BY: mands against the estate SHERIFF OF DOUGLAS within four months from BARBER EMERSON, L.C, COUNTY, KANSAS the date of the first publi1211 Massachusetts Street cation of this notice, as P.O. Box 667 provided by law, and if Respectfully Submitted, Lawrence, Kansas 66044 their demands are not thus By: (785) 843-6600 exhibited, they shall be forShawn Scharenborg, (785) 843-8405 (facsimile) ever barred. KS # 24542 E-mail: Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 Diane L. Frankenfield, ________ Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 Petitioner Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. (First published in the Law- (St. Louis Office) Submitted By: rence Daily Journal-World 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 John J. Immel June 19, 2012) St. Louis, MO 63141 Supreme Court #06813 Phone: (314) 991-0255 PETEFISH, IMMEL, HEEB IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Fax: (314) 567-8006 & HIRD, L.L.P. DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Email: 842 Louisiana Street CIVIL DEPARTMENT P.O. Box 485 Attorney for Plaintiff Lawrence, KS 66044-0485 ________ JPMorgan Chase Bank, Na785-843-0450 (Telephone) tional Association, succes785-843-0407 (Facsimile) sor by merger to Washington Mutual Bank, FKA (First published in the Law- Attorneys for the Estate of Washington Mutual Bank, rence Daily Journal-World Richard L. Frankenfield ________ June 5, 2012) FA Plaintiff, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF (Published in the Lawrence vs. William Hovey, Trustee un- DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Daily Journal-World June der the William Hovey and 19, 2012) In the Matter of the Roberta J. Hovey Revocable Estate of Living Trust dated If payment is not received, MARGARET E. HARWOOD 3/17/1992 and Roberta J. PS ORANGE CO, INC. will OYLER, Hovey, Trustee under the sell the contents of rental Deceased. William Hovey and Roberta spaces at the following loJ. Hovey Revocable Living cation on WEDNESDAY, Case No. 2012-PR-96 Trust dated 3/17/1992, et al. JUNE 27, 2012, at 9:30 AM. Division 1 Defendants. The contents of the leased spaces are generally and Pursuant to K.S.A. Case No. 12CV96 briefly described as Chapter 59 Court Number: 1 bedding/clothing, boxes/ bags/totes, furniture and NOTICE OF HEARING AND Pursuant to K.S.A. tools. NOTICE TO CREDITORS Chapter 60 2223 HASKELL, LAWRENCE, NOTICE OF SALE THE STATE OF KANSAS TO KS 66046: G0230 DRAKE, ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: G0306 GOODWIN, G0412 ELUnder and by virtue of an LIOTT, G0501 WILCOXSON, Order of Sale issued to me You are hereby notified G0606 DIBBLE, G0A11 SPOTby the Clerk of the District that on May 30, 2012, a Peti- TED TAIL, G0B9 BRAY, Court of Douglas County, tion was filed in this Court GOC13 CIRESE, G0C7 STANKansas, the undersigned by Douglas County Bank, FORD, G0E1 CHAFFIN, G0E11 Sheriff of Douglas County, Executor named in the Will OUTHONESAK, G0F24 RICHKansas, will offer for sale at of Margaret E. Harwood ARDSON, G0G11 SHIREL, public auction and sell to Oyler, deceased, dated May G0G18 REVENEW the highest bidder for cash 22, 1998, First Codicil to ________

The State of Kansas to All Persons Concerned: You are hereby notified that a Petition has been filed on June 1, 2012, in this Court by Edward Brian Simpson, Executor of the Estate of Jean Marie Gibbs-Simpson, deceased, praying for a final settlement of the estate, approval of his acts and proceedings as Executor, assignment to the devisees and legatees in accordance with the Last Will and Testament of Jean Marie Gibbs-Simpson, deceased. You are hereby required to file your written defenses thereto on or before June 28, 2012, at 10:30 o’clock a.m., on such day, in such Court, in the City of Lawrence, in Douglas County, Kansas, at which time and place such cause will be heard. Should you fail therein, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon said Petition.

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Edward Brian Simpson, Petitioner PREPARED BY: STEVENS & BRAND, L.L.P. Emily A. Donaldson 900 Massachusetts, Ste. 500 Lawrence, KS 66044 Phone: (785) 843-0811 Fax: (785) 843-1195 ________

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(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World June 19, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Bank of America, N.A., Successor by Merger to BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP FKA Countrywide Home Loans Servicing LP Plaintiff, vs. Adama M. Deen and Betty Anne Hill, et al. Defendants. Case No. 12CV19 Court Number: 4 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60


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