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Health sciences firm to bring 27 jobs to town ‘It is an extremely exciting announcement for the community’

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A New Zealand-based company has chosen Lawrence as the site for a research and development center that is expected to employ 27 highpaid scientists to study advancements in animal health.

Officials with Argenta confirmed Tuesday they are finalizing a lease to locate a laboratory in the Bioscience and Technology Business Center on Kansas Universi-

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ty’s West Campus. The average annual salary for the Lawrence employees is expected to be $74,000, with all of the positions making nearly $70,000 or more.

“It is an extremely exciting announcement for the community,” said Beth Johnson, vice president of economic development for the Lawrence Chamber of Com-

merce. “They are high-quality jobs, and the animal health market has huge potential for us.” The company is expected to finalize a lease and begin

Significant Lone Star changes unlikely

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Today’s forecast, page 10A

INSIDE Jayhawks prepare to impress fans With the memory fresh in their minds of their loss to North Dakota State in the opening game of the 2010-11 season, Kansas University football players want to make sure they don’t repeat the past in this season’s home opener, slated for 6 p.m. Saturday against McNeese State. Page 1B

Some tailgaters have their football-season celebrations down to an art. Learn their secrets, along with recipes for the pre-game celebrations. Page 10B

But here in Vermont, I think we just didn’t expect it and didn’t prepare for it. I thought, how could it happen here?” — Liam McKinley, who was stranded on a mountain above flood-stricken Rochester, Vt., after Hurrican Irene hit this weekend. Page 7A

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JESSE CRIST, OF OVERBROOK, has the dock all to himself Tuesday as he fishes for crappie at Lone Star Lake. The lake, about 12 miles southwest of Lawrence, is owned by the county. The Public Works Department, after a review following two recent drowning deaths, doesn’t plan to seek any major changes to lake regulations.

Lake has ‘good safety record,’ despite 2 recent drowning deaths

The Kansas Supreme Court is hearing the appeal of a Johnson County man convicted of murdering his wife — and his COURTS three children believe he is innocent.

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Implementing regulations that may severely limit swimming would greatly affect the lake exTwo drownings this sum- perience many people now safely enjoy, perhaps mer at Lone Star Lake have without alleviating the risk of another tragic prompted Douglas County accident.” By George Diepenbrock

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operations in Lawrence by the end of the year. The firm expects to hire four employees in its first year, and plans to hire about five employees

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to pursue adding signs that would warn swimmers that the depth of the lake can increase quickly. But Keith Browning, director of the Public Works Department, said his office doesn’t plan to seek significant changes to the countyowned lake’s swimming regulations. The county undertook a review of regulations at the lake after James Nichols Owens, 30, of Tonganoxie, drowned Aug. 13 while swimming at Lone Star, and a 7-year-old Kansas City, Mo., boy, Osiris M. Lumanyika, drowned July 2 near the swimming dock. “It is not clear that additional regulations would have prevented the two tragic drowning accidents

— Keith Browning, director of the Public Works Department at Lone Star Lake this summer,” Browning said. “Lone Star Lake has existed since the 1930s with very few drowning incidents over the life of the lake. It has a good safety record. “Implementing regulations that may severely limit swimming would greatly affect the lake experience many people now safely enjoy, perhaps without alleviating the risk of another tragic accident.” The lake, which is about 12 miles southwest of Lawrence, has never had lifeguards, and Browning said

the two recent drownings are the fifth and sixth that workers in his department can recall in the lake’s history. This summer’s drownings were the first in many years. The department is also asking Douglas County commissioners to prohibit swimming beneath the swimming dock because Browning said it can be dangerous, especially for children. Sheriff’s officers and park maintenance personnel patrol the lake periodically. “We are pursuing getting

other signs up there to let people know that the water does deepen fairly quickly there,” Browning said. Commissioners will consider several changes to regulations at the lake and campground as part of their meeting at 4 p.m. today at the Douglas County Courthouse, 1100 Mass. Two other major proposed regulation changes include prohibiting shooting fireworks in the lake’s park. Currently it’s allowed on days surrounding the Fourth of July, but Browning said the county spends significant time and money monitoring and cleaning up fireworks each year. Campsite fees would also increase $4 a day to $11 for a site without electricity and to $16 for one with electricity. — Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at Twitter.com/gdiepenbrock.

TOPEKA — Gov. Sam Brownback’s administration on Tuesday said Kansas would not implement a health insurance exchange until the U.S. Supreme Court decides whether the federal health reform law is constitutional. The statement was made by Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer as he and other Cabinet officials announced the award of a $135 million contract with Accenture of Austin, Texas, to put in Colyer place a computerized system that they said will make it easier for people to apply for social services and also increase identification of fraud in Medicaid and other programs. The Brownback administration went out of its way to say that although 90 percent of the funding for the planned Kansas Eligibility Enforcement System, or KEES, would come from the federal government, it will not come from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and it does not commit the state to develop an exchange. The exchanges are required under the health reform law and are designed to help determine eligibility for people to get subsidies to purchase insurance. Kansas had won a $31.5 million federal grant to implement the exchange. Brownback had initially supported the grant but then reversed field and rejected the funding. He said there were too many strings attached, but critics said he bowed to pressure within the Republican Party to fight the federal Please see HEALTH, page 2A

Surplus growth leads to call for restoration of arts funding By Scott Rothschild srothschild@ljworld.com

TOPEKA — With the state surplus growing, and because Gov. Sam Brownback wrongly predicted Kansas would continue to receive federal arts funding, supporters of the arts on Tuesday called on the governor to restore state assistance to the Kansas Arts Commission. But Brownback’s office said that wasn’t going to happen. His spokeswoman, Sherriene Jones-Sontag, reiterated Brownback’s statement that arts funding was not a core function of government and that the governor wants to

“right-size” state government during tough economic times. “You don’t go out and buy art for the house when you are behind on the mortgage,” Jones-Sontag said. But several arts officials and House Democratic Leader Paul Davis of Lawrence said economic concerns are precisely why Brownback should restore the $689,000 to the Kansas Arts Commission that he vetoed. “This decision by Gov. Brownback was penny-wise and pound-foolish,” Davis said. Since Brownback’s veto, the National Endowment for the Arts and the MidAmerica Arts Alliance have

declared that Kansas is ineligible for $1.3 million in federal matching grants. Brownback and his administration Davis had earlier told legislators that the federal funding would continue to flow to Kansas. And Davis said that since the state’s current reserve fund totals $180 million and is growing, the state could afford to fund the Arts Commission. Several artists and arts officials from towns across the

state also urged Brownback to reverse his decision in his next budget proposal, saying the lack of state funding would result in lost jobs and arts projects, especially in rural areas. Louis Copt, a Lecompton artist who was designated earlier this year by the Kansas Arts Commission as the 2011 Governor’s Artist, said he was concerned about how Kansas would be portrayed outside the state, and how Kansas children would view the arts. “We have to show them the arts are alive in Kansas,” he said. Gail Parsons, executive director of the Junction City Arts Council, said the group has lost

both state and city funding, which affects the organization’s ability to raise private dollars. “When we lose public funding, it sends the message that this is not so important. People start backing off,” she said. Melissa Windsor, executive director of the Emporia Arts Council, said public assistance was crucial to operate the town’s new arts center that took years to plan and build. “Today it remains understaffed and underutilized due to a lack of public funding,” she said. — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.


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George Arthur Moyer George Arthur Moyer, 59, Baldwin City, Kansas, passed from this life on Thursday, August 25, 2011, of heart disease. George was born August 23, 1952, in Denver, Colorado, the son of Edward and Marion (Martin) Moyer. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Moyer Edward Moyer, and his sister Beverly Van Lake, both of Denver. George is survived by his wife Rhiannon (Donna), of the home; stepdaughters Tammy Oliver (Colorado Springs, Colorado), Rhonda Orback (Arvada, Colorado), and Dawn Vandegrift (Lawrence, Kansas); grandchildren Ashlyn Candelaria and Alexandria Orback (Arvada), Brandon and

Kaeli Oliver (Colorado Springs), Sage and Zoey Crooks, of the home; and great-granddaughter Karter Candelaria (Arvada). Also surviving are an uncle, Billy Martin, and aunt, Elizabeth “Pat” Hurt (Denver), and numerous nieces and nephews, including Wendi and Brittany Van Lake, Carissa Harrod, and Jon Moyer (all of Denver). Memorial Services will be held Saturday September 3rd, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at The Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence, 1263 North 1100 Road, Lawrence, Kansas, and Wednesday September 7th, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. at Foothills Chapel, 1950 Ford Street, Golden, Colorado. The family suggests memorial donations be sent to Doctors Without Borders or Greenpeace and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

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JESUS CASTRO, WHO WORKS FOR ALL SEASONS TENT AND AWNING of Grandview, Mo., ties down one of the several tents Tuesday on the hill above Memorial Stadium in preparation for the Kansas University football home opener, which is at 6 p.m. Saturday against McNeese State.

BRIEFLY Ex-wife of former KU official denies fraud

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WICHITA — The ex-wife of the highest-ranking official caught in the University of painting landscapes at the A memorial service for Kansas ticket scalping scanage of 84. Dorothy Louise Cornish, 91, dal has denied any fraudulent She married L.M. “Bud” formerly of Topeka, will be transfer of assets in their Cornish on Nov. 7, 1945, at 1 p.m. Thursday at Kevin divorce settlement. in Fort Leavenworth. He Brennan Family Funeral The court filing Monday by Home, 2801 SW Urish Road, preceded her in death April Mary Jean Kirtland comes in 12, 1999. Topeka. Inurnment will be response to a civil lawsuit filed She was also preceded in private at Mount Calvary by the U.S. attorney’s office death by her brothers, Tom Cemetery in Topeka. against her and ex-husband Mrs. and James Moore, and a Ben Kirtland, the former assoCornish died sister, Rita Mueller. ciate athletic director in charge Monday, Survivors include two of development. Aug. 29, 2011, sons, Craig Cornish and wife Prosecutors are pursuing at Brandon Donna, Colorado Springs, assets from former KU officials Woods at Colo., and Kent Cornish convicted in the theft of more Alvamar. and wife Pam, Lawrence; than $2 million in athletic She was five grandchildren, Kevin tickets. born March Cornish, Megan Cornish The lawsuit alleges Ben Kirt27, 1920, Robinson, Kyle Cornish, Cornish land fraudulently transferred in Topeka, Ashley Cornish and Emma a house and other property in the daughter of John and Cornish; two brothers, John the divorce. It seeks to void Dorothy McKernan Moore. “Bud” Moore, Topeka, and those transfers, which it values She graduated from Hayden Jerry Moore, Coos Bay, Ore.; at more than $400,000. High School and attended and a sister, Patricia Haines, Mary Jean Kirtland, who now Washburn University. Topeka. lives in Cary, N.C., contends the Mrs. Cornish was a The family will greet transfers were a fair distribulongtime member of Most friends one hour prior to sertion of assets made in good Pure Heart of Mary Cathovice Thursday at the funeral faith. lic Church. She was active home. in Topeka with Mulvane The family suggest memoArt Museum and the Junior rials to the Topeka Commu- Shuttles to run League, and was a member nity Foundation, the Coloon game days of Topeka Country Club. She rado Springs Philharmonic spent many years in Colora- Orchestra or Sacred Heart The city of Lawrence and do Springs, Colo., where she Chapel at Penrose Hospital Kansas University’s transit sysvolunteered for the Colotems again will offer a shuttle in Colorado Springs, sent in rado Springs Philharmonic service between downtown care of the funeral home. Orchestra and was a member and Memorial Stadium on all Online condolences may of the Garden of the Gods KU home football dates. be sent to kevinbrennan Club. Mrs. Cornish enjoyed family.com. playing bridge and took up

DONALD MERRITT SAWYER Graveside funeral services for Donald Merritt Sawyer, 80, of Baldwin City, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Oakwood Cemetery, Baldwin City. Mr. Sawyer died Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011, at Lawrence

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CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A Memorial Hospital. Friends may call after 1 p.m. Thursday at LambRoberts Funeral Home in each year until it reaches the Baldwin City, where family 27 total. will meet with friends from 6 The company is receiving p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday. about $400,000 in incentives from the Kansas Bioscience Authority to install laboraOLLINS tory equipment and is seekMiss Collins died Friday, ing $10,500 in grant funding Aug. 26, 2011, at Kansas Uni- from the city and county. versity Hospital. Johnson said the current proposal calls for the county to pay $5,500 to the company for training expenses in year one, while the city would pay Kansas,” said Colyer. $2,500 each in years three For example, officials said and four. determining whether a perArgenta is a 6-year-old son is eligible for Medicaid firm that does contract drug will be reduced from up to 45 development work for a varidays now to just several days ety of companies in the health under the new system. sciences field. Johnson said Others at the news confer- originally Lawrence wasn’t ence were Kansas Depart- even on the company’s list of ment of Health and Envi- potential sites. Instead, Manronment Secretary Robert hattan and Columbia, Mo., Moser, Social and Rehabilita- were both more likely targets tion Services Secretary Rob- because of the presence of ert Siedlecki Jr. and Andy Al- university-based veterinary lison, the director of KDHE’s schools. Division of Health Care FiBut regional economic nance. development officials were driving company officials — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can through Lawrence while be reached at 785-423-0668. touring other regional sites,

LISA A. C Inurnment service for Lisa A. Collins, 43, Lawrence, will be at 4 p.m. Friday at Oak Hill Cemetery.

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health reform law at every opportunity. Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger, also a Republican, has vowed to continue working on the exchange issues. Colyer said that she can continue working on it, but that Kansas will not implement it until a court challenge to the law has been settled. The U.S. Supreme Court could decide a case on the law next year. KEES is expected to be operational by 2013. Officials said it will cost about $85 million to set up and $10 million per year to operate over the first five years. But they said it is expected to pay for itself through savings from curbing waste, fraud and abuse in state medical and cash and food assistance programs. “We will achieve program reliability and integrity across all facets of health and human services in the state of

The shuttle service will depart from both the New Hampshire Street parking garage in the 900 block of New Hampshire Street and from the bus cutout lane near the Riverfront parking garage at Sixth and New Hampshire streets. The fee to ride the shuttles is $1. The service will begin running two hours before kickoff and for about one hour after the game.

Book store owner declares bankruptcy Nebraska Book Co., which owns two Lawrence textbook retail stores, has declared for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware. The company owns Jayhawk Bookstore, 1420 Crescent Road, and University Book Shop, 1116 W. 23rd St. Both stores, along with the rest of the company’s more than 280 stores across the country, will continue operating as usual, said Alex Griffin, a spokeswoman for the company. “We’re not expecting anything to change operationally” at the retail level, Griffin said. “Our stores are extremely busy right now due to the start of the school year.” The company is undergoing a restructuring of its finances and looking to eliminate its debt, she said. and said the company ought to at least look at a new incubator facility that had been built on West Campus. Johnson said company leaders ended up spending more than two hours touring the facility and began thinking that a close connection to pharmaceutical researchers at KU may be more beneficial than having a close physical presence to a veterinary school. Johnson said connecting KU pharmaceutical research with the animal health industry could pay more dividends in the future. “We’re seeing an increasing number of animal health science companies looking to this region of the country,” Johnson said. “This will help get Lawrence more into that game.” State and regional economic development leaders also were hailing the decision. Bob Marcusse, president and CEO of the Kansas City Area Development Council, said the announcement brings more “credibility and prestige” to the area’s efforts to attract animal health companies. Marcusse said that in the last six years, 21 new animal health companies have located in the corridor between

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Gift will fund grain bin rescue training Three Kansas grain industry organizations have awarded a $90,000 gift to the Kansas Fire and Rescue Training Institute in Lawrence for equipment to train Kansas firefighters and grain handlers for people trapped in grain bins and hoppers. The institute is part of Kansas University Continuing Education. “This gift gives us the resources to provide training that will undoubtedly save lives,” said institute director Glenn Pribbenow said. “We have an important responsibility to ensure that Kansas firefighters are prepared to meet these types of emergencies, and this training will help us continue to meet those needs.” The donation comes from the Kansas Grain and Feed Association, the Kansas Cooperative Council and the Kansas Farmers Service Association. “Safety is of primary concern to the grain industry,” said Tom R. Tunnell, the grain and feed association’s president and CEO. “First and foremost is training to prevent entrapments. But it is important that grain handlers and local firefighters be prepared to respond if ever the need arises.”

Columbia and Manhattan, and the companies have pledged to create more than 1,300 jobs and make about $900 million in capital investments. The deal also is expected to provide a boost to the West Campus incubator facility. The building now is at about 75 percent occupancy, and leaders of the center have begun planning for an expansion that would double space of the incubator facility, which originally was built with a combination of public funding from the city, the county, KU and the state’s bioscience authority. City commissioners have budgeted $500,000 in their 2012 budget to serve as seed money for what likely would be a $7 million to $8 million expansion project. “We’re about four years ahead of where we thought we would be at,” Johnson said of the incubator’s progress. “We thought it would take some time to develop, but it really hasn’t. The market has told us that there is a need for space that allows companies to easily collaborate with the university.” — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at Twitter. com/clawhorn_ljw.

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WikiLeaks site attacked The WikiLeaks website crashed Tuesday in an apparent cyberattack after the accelerated publication of tens of thousands of once-secret State Department cables by the anti-secrecy organization raised new concerns about the exposure of confidential U.S. embassy sources. “WikiLeaks.org is presently under attack,” the group said on Twitter late Tuesday. One hour later, the site and the cables posted there were inaccessible. WikiLeaks updated its Twitter account to say that it was “still under a cyberattack” and directed followers to search for cables on a mirror site or a separate search system, cablegatesearch. net. The apparent cyberattack comes after current and former American officials said the recently released cables — and concerns over the protection of sources — are creating a fresh source of diplomatic setbacks and embarrassment for the Obama administration. It was not immediately clear who was behind the attack. 2 | LIBYA

Rebels give Gadhafi ultimatum Libyan rebels say they’re closing in on Moammar Gadhafi and issued an ultimatum Tuesday to regime loyalists in the fugitive dictator’s hometown of Sirte, his main remaining bastion: surrender this weekend or face an attack. “We have a good idea where he is,” a top rebel leader said. The rebels, tightening their grip on Libya after a military blitz, also demanded that Algeria return Gadhafi’s wife and three of his children who fled there Monday. Granting asylum to his family, including daughter Aisha who gave birth in Algeria on Tuesday, was an “enemy act,” said Ahmed al-Darrad, the rebels’ interior minister. Rebel leaders insisted they are slowly restoring order in the war-scarred capital of Tripoli after a week of fighting, including deploying police and collecting garbage. Reporters touring Tripoli still saw chaotic scenes, including desperate motorists stealing fuel from a gas station. 3 | WYOMING

Blast at oil production site kills 3 An explosion has killed three workers who had been laying a fuel line at a Wyoming oil storage site, an oil company spokesman said. The blast at about 10 a.m. Monday near Glenrock, in a remote region of eastern Wyoming, sparked a 10-acre fire before it was brought under control, Samson Resources Co. spokesman Dennis Neill said. The fuel line where the blast victims had been working was intended to supply a heater treatment facility that separates oil from water as they’re pumped out of the ground. The workers were employed by a contractor that the Tulsa, Okla.-based Samson had been hired to bring an oil well back into production at the site, Neill said. The well wasn’t involved in the explosion and fire, which happened on the Hornbuckle Ranch, about 50 miles northeast of Casper. Neill declined to name the company that employed the workers. Samson officials were traveling to the area, and state and federal investigators were on the scene, he said. 4 | AFGHANISTAN

August deadliest for U.S. in war August has become the deadliest month yet for U.S. forces in the nearly 10-year-old war in Afghanistan, increasing pressure on the Obama administration to bring troops home sooner rather than later. The 66 U.S. service members killed this month eclipses the previous record of 65 killed in July 2010, according to an Associated Press tally. Nearly half the August deaths occurred when insurgents shot down a Chinook helicopter Aug. 6, killing 30 American troops, mostly elite Navy SEALs. Violence is being reported across Afghanistan despite the U.S.-led coalition’s drive to rout insurgents from their strongholds in the south. Though American military officials predicted high casualties this summer as the Taliban try to come back after recent offensives, the grim milestone increases pressure on the Obama administration to withdraw U.S. forces quickly.

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THIRD DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN KEVIN YODER, R-KAN, LEFT, made a visit to Health Care Access, 330 Maine, Tuesday. After his visit, he discussed health care reform with local leaders.

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Lawmaker tours safety net clinic, discusses health system By Karrey Britt kbritt@ljworld.com

A handful of patients were waiting in the lobby of Health Care Access on Tuesday as Congressman Kevin Yoder toured the safety net clinic. The patients were low-income Douglas County residents who didn’t have insurance through an employer and couldn’t afford it on their own. “Safety net clinics provide a critical component to individuals who fall through the cracks, who don’t have a traditional form of insurance,” Yoder said. It was Yoder’s first visit to Health Care Access, 330 Maine. The clinic provided care for 1,200 patients through 3,213 appointments last year. The clinic receives no federal funding. About one-fourth of its funding comes through the city, county, United Way of Douglas County, grants and fundraisers. The bulk — $3.5 million annually — comes through donated services and time. After the tour, Yoder praised the clinic’s volunteers and staff.

missioner Bob Schumm, County Commissioner Nancy Thellman and Cathy Harding, executive director of the Kansas Association for the Medically Underserved. Harding asked about the Affordable Care Act and its chances of being fully implemented. Yoder said it is being debated with the court system and Congress. He thinks if the provision that requires all Americans to purchase insurance is deemed unconstitutional, then the chances of it surviving are slim.

TOPEKA — Kansas could be forced to halt, delay or cancel transportation projects if Congress doesn’t reauthorize a federal gasoline tax for highways, a state transportation official said Tuesday. The 18.3 cent federal gasoline tax is set to expire on Sept. 30 unless Congress votes to renew it. The money is the main federal revenue source given to states to help pay for transportation projects. Deputy Secretary Jerry Younger said Kansas has enough cash on hand in its highway program to keep existing projects going for 16 to 24 weeks. After that, the state would be forced to halt work on projects, delay awarding bids for new projects or cancel them. Many of the projects were part of a 10-year program that started in 2010. “If funding doesn’t get authorized then there’s really no mechanism for the Federal Highway Administration to make disbursements to the states,” Younger said. “We’ve kind of had this on our radar screen for some time and have made contingency plans.” There is no real sense of when — or if — Congress will vote on the tax once recess ends after Labor Day. Fiscal conservatives including Grover Norquist,

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They are down here out of the goodness of their heart helping Lawrence residents and their families and their children receive primary care, and that really speaks to this sort of community spirit that we have in Lawrence.” — Congressman Kevin Yoder on Heath Care Access’ volunteers and staff “They are down here out of the goodness of their heart helping Lawrence residents and their families and their children receive primary care, and that really speaks to this sort of community spirit that we have in Lawrence,” Yoder said. Yoder, of Overland Park, represents the 3rd Congressional District, which includes Johnson County, Wyandotte County and part of Douglas County. Health Care Access was his second stop in Lawrence on Tuesday. He also visited Cottonwood Inc., a nonprofit agency that helps people with disabilities, and several Lawrence farms. After the brief clinic tour, he visited with about a dozen people, including City Com-

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Software on new kiosks to compile advertising data By Andy Hyland ahyland@ljworld.com

ONLINE: See the agreement between KU Memorial Unions and Axon Displays LLC to operate the kiosks at LJWorld.com

New kiosks planned for various Kansas University oncampus locations will offer interactive campus maps, event calendars and games for students and visitors. The kiosks will also offer advertising space and will employ software to provide demographic information to adver-

Dr. Huerter and Dr. Bennett are married and have an 18-month-old son, William. They are looking forward to being back in Lawrence where they have family ties. Dr. Bennett is a Lawrence native and a graduate of Lawrence High School. Dr. Huerter’s brother and sister-in-law, Drs. Eric and Pam Huerter, also practice in Lawrence.

tisers through a visual feed. KU Memorial Unions, a nonprofit organization that is financially separate from the univerKANSAS UNIVERSITY sity that operates the KU unions and dining facilities, has a contract with Lawrence-based Axon Displays for a one-year pilot program to operate the kiosks. The software can’t recognize individual people, said Bob Terry, president of Axon Displays,

LLC, who also owns Star Signs, 801 E. Ninth St. The company isn’t keeping any images generated from the program. “It doesn’t infringe on anybody’s identity or ability to be anonymous in any way,” Terry said. The software does, he said, sort users into one of four demographic categories: an adult male, an adult female, a child or a senior citizen. The kiosks can keep track of that information and provide advertisers with information on the kinds of people who are looking at their ads, Terry said.

The company has installed similar kiosks in Newton that feature community information, Terry said, but KU is the first university to try the product. Mike Reid, director of marketing, said that the unions would receive 20 percent of all the advertising revenue generated from the kiosks. Three kiosks are planned for the Kansas Union, two for the Underground dining facility at Wescoe Hall and one for a as-yet undetermined location, possibly inside Please see KIOSKS, page 4A

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Michele A. Bennett, MD, an obstetrician/gynecologist, has joined Lawrence Ob-Gyn Specialists. She graduated from the University of Kansas with a bachelor’s degree in English and completed her medical degree at the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 2006. She completed internship and residency training in obstetrics and gynecology in 2010 at the University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics in Salt Lake City, Utah. For the past year she has worked as a clinical instructor in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of Utah.

Dr. Huerter enjoys spending time with his family and friends, camping, hiking, playing basketball, running, skiing, and traveling.

Dr. Bennett is a member of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists and a Junior Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, running, hiking and cooking.

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and state officials investigate whether he embezzled as much as $1 million in Medicaid funding, authorities said. The official with Kansas Health Solutions was either fired or resigned after the nonprofit began an internal investigation following questions about the possible embezzlement arose two weeks ago, The ToHEALTH peka CapitalJournal reported Tuesday. The nonprofit’s chief executive officer, Michael Goldberg, confirmed the ouster and said it was unclear if the man had accomplices. He also said the exact amount of money missing from the organization has not been determined. “We were recently made aware of suspicious activity involving our accounts,” Goldberg told the newspaper. “It’s very disturbing. It is clearly in our interest to cooperate with any investigation.” Goldberg said in an interview Tuesday he could offer only limited comments because of the ongoing investigation and could not discuss the departure of the suspect, whom The Associated Press is not naming because no charges have been filed.

pressure for the levy to be dropped altogether. Younger said Kansas historically has paid about $8 million per week on ongoing projects. State taxes collected on the sale of gasoline in Kansas and registration fees provide funds for the state’s share. Kansas has enough funds to get through the next 16 to 24 weeks before having to make decisions on halting projects or delaying the start of others. Most of the new projects in the 2010 transportation program were designed to preserve the state’s road system, Younger said. If the federal money dries up, Kansas would scale back expansion or new construction projects and focus dollars on preserving other roads and bridges. Younger said the state has already made changes in

It’s our hope and belief that something will be done. We can’t see CONTINUED FROM PAGE 3A TOPEKA — A top executive of a Kansas nonprofit corporaanyone letting sometion that provides mental health thing this important gopresident of Americans for services for thousands of KanTax Reform, have increased ing by the wayside.” sans has lost his job as federal — Deputy Secretary Jerry Younger, on Congress voting to reauthorize a federal gasoline tax for highways policies regarding snow removal and mowing, looking to change practices to save money. But he said those changes didn’t save the state enough money to complete all the projects scheduled over the next several years. Proposals in Congress range from shifting a greater share of the burden to states for road projects to keeping revenues for the national highway trust fund flat. “Obviously, Congress has its work cut out and not a whole lot of time,” Younger said. “It’s our hope and belief that something will be done. We can’t see anyone letting something this important going by the wayside.”

“I believe if that provision were to be knocked down that the entire bill would be unworkable because that provision is one of the components that allowed some of the changes to be paid for by pushing everyone into the health system,” Yoder said. In the meantime, the executive branch, including Human and Health Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, is moving toward implementation of the new law. The House has passed a bill to repeal the law, but the Senate likely will not, Yoder said. “Everybody’s kind of in limbo right now and watching the courts, and we are watching the implementation of the bill on the executive side and I think everyone is taking a wait-and-see approach,” he said. Yoder voted to repeal the federal legislation. “I’m concerned that the bill that passed ultimately will not reduce the costs, but just really shift the burden of paying for it to other people and really not solve the long-term underlying problems that our health care system in this country faces,” he said. Two huge problems, he said, are the high costs of regulating drugs and malpractice insurance. He hopes there’s a continued push to get patients to focus on getting preventive services instead of emergency room care, like Health Care Access does. The clinic’s wellness services have grown during the past couple of years to include mental health care, social services and legal services — all of which can affect a person’s overall physical health. It also provides classes on topics such as budgeting and eating healthy. Scott Swedlund, vice president of the clinic, said, “Somebody’s going to get care somewhere, either the emergency room or jail. A budget cut doesn’t make it go away,” he said. Concerning federal funding for Medicaid and Medicare, Yoder said there’s a bipartisan effort in Washington to preserve both programs. But there’s a lot of debate in how that’s going to happen, especially as more and more people qualify for Medicare. Yoder said there’s “no silver bullet” in fixing the health care system. It’s going to take an effort from the community, state and national level. “We’ve all got to all work together,” he said. — Health reporter Karrey Britt can be reached at 832-7190. Read her health blog at WellCommons.com, and follow her at Twitter.com.

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a library, he said. Advertising revenue will pay for their installation, which is set to occur in the next few weeks, he said. Reid said he hoped that the more than six-feet-tall kiosks will serve as a place for students to obtain information. They will provide content from University Relations’ news feeds and social media accounts, he said. Terry said the kiosks may also feature games. The unions did place a

few restrictions on the kinds of advertising that could be used in the kiosks, according to the terms of the contract setting up the program. Axon Displays will sell the advertising, but can’t feature some kinds of ads, including ones for alcohol, tobacco, unlawful substances or any ads that compete with CocaCola, the exclusive beverage provider for the KU campus. Also forbidden are ads for bookstores, other institutions of higher learning, firearms, sexual aids, condoms or other sexually related products. — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at Twitter.com/LJW_KU.

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A federal judge Tuesday ordered a Lawrence man to serve 10 years in prison for his role in a methamphetamine trafficking conspiracy, according to court records. And U.S. District Judge John W. Lungstrum ordered Anthony Wayne Sims to serve 10 years under post-release supervision after his prison term ends. Sims pleaded guilty in October 2010 to conspiracy

to manufacture, distribute and possess with intent to distribute more than 50 grams of methamphetamine. In his plea agreement Sims, who was 57 when he was convicted, admitted he provided an undercover officer with chemicals commonly used to manufacture methamphetamine. Beginning in December 2009, officers conducted a three-month investigation of five people involved in a drug and counterfeit money ring in Lawrence and Topeka. In February 2010, authorities raided the residence of Donald Milton Steele, 52, at 1706 N. 1500 Road east of Lawrence. A jury in July convicted Steele and Randy J. Dyke, 51, of Lawrence, of six counts, including possession with intent to distribute more than 50 grams of methamphetamine. Two other people, Robert D. Billinger, 35, of Missouri, and Kimberly M. Cline, 44, of Lawrence, have also pleaded guilty in connection with the case.

Resurfacing to begin on U.S. 24-40 A resurfacing project along a 10-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 24-40 is expected to begin Thursday. Work will be done on both directions of the highway, from just west of the Kansas Highway 16 intersection in Leavenworth County to the Kansas Highway 32 intersection in Douglas County. The road work will take place during daylight hours Monday through Saturday, and workers will guide traffic through the work zone. Delays are expected to be as long as 15 minutes, and the $825,000 project is expected to be completed in mid-October.

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officials pushed in August for a more aggressive response to the economy’s slowdown. They settled for a plan to keep rates near zero for another two years and won agreement to discuss more options at an extended meeting in September. Minutes of the Aug. 9 policy meeting released Tuesday show that Fed officials discussed a range of actions, including another round of Treasury bond purchases. Some Fed officials said a weaker economy called for such a step. Fed officials in the end said they planned to keep rates low until at least mid-2013, assuming the economy remained weak. They also added a second day to their September meeting. That raised speculation that the Fed would announce some further action after that meeting.

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Consumers gloomy, but spending says otherwise By Anne D’Innocenzio and Christopher S. Rugaber Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Economists have advice for anyone worried that consumers are too fearful to keep spending: Look at what they’re doing, not what they’re saying. A survey of consumer confidence shows that Americans were spooked early this month by the standoff over the debt ceiling, a downgrade of U.S. long-term debt and a swoon in stock prices. But maybe only temporarily. If stock prices stay steady, consumers will likely keep spending, and the economy should improve modestly in the months ahead, economists say. Most downplayed the results of a Conference Board survey released Tuesday that showed consumers were in a gloomy mood in early August. “They tend to register their anxiety about the future in these surveys ... without actually curtailing their spending,” said Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ. The board said its consumer confidence index sank to 44.5 in August, a 15-point drop from July. That was a much sharper fall than expected. And it brought the index to its lowest point since April 2009. A reading above 90 would show the economy was on solid footing. The report coincided with similarly glum results from a survey of business and con-

sumer sentiment in Europe. In that poll, European retailers were pessimistic about the future, and consumers were fearful of losing their jobs. A major factor was Europe’s debt crisis. For August, economists don’t expect Americans to cut their spending sharply, if at all. Most foresee consumer spending, which drives about 70 percent of the economy, rising faster in the July-September period than in the preceding three months. Ken Perkins of Retail Metrics Inc., a research firm, noted that the mood of consumers has been downbeat all year. Yet sales at retail chains have remained relatively healthy. “There’s been a little bit of a disconnect,” Perkins said. “Consumers say one thing and do another.” Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics, said he doesn’t even pay attention to the Conference Board’s survey or a similar one issued by Thomson Reuters and the University of Michigan. “These confidence indicators can lead you astray,” he said. Mayland looks instead at the savings rate, which reflects consumers’ actual behavior. On Monday, the government said the household savings rate dipped to a fourmonth low of 5 percent in July. Consumers spent money a bit faster than they earned it. “The tempo of the economy seems like it’s picking up a bit,” Mayland said.

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WASHINGTON — Limited in his ability to create jobs through direct spending, President Barack Obama is considering measures to encourage the private sector to free up its cash reserves and hire more workers to Obama ease the nation’s unemployment crush. As Obama prepares to unveil a new jobs agenda next week, his aides are reviewing options that would provide tax incentives to employers who expand their payrolls. That approach is a more indirect effort to spur the economy and relies less on government intervention and massive public works projects.

Among the proposals circulating in the White House is a $33 billion tax credit that Obama first proposed early last year but that Congress whittled into a smaller oneyear package. Under one version of the plan, employers would receive a tax credit of up to $5,000, subtracted from their share of federal payroll taxes, for every net new hire. White House officials caution that the overall jobs plan is still subject to change. The tax credit, however, is a relatively untested idea. Congress passed a version in March 2010, known as the HIRE Act, which provided $13 billion in tax credits to qualified employers who hired new workers. But there is no government data to track its success. “The HIRE Act was very small,” said Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody’s Analytics and an occasional adviser to Democrats and

Republicans. “It really didn’t add to payrolls.” “It would have to be bigger,” he added. “Something more along the lines that the Obama administration proposed in 2010.” While promising a major jobs package, Obama is hamstrung by budget cuts and a tight debt ceiling that he had a hand in negotiating. As a result, economists predict that while the president’s initiatives could eliminate some drag on the economy and maintain the status quo, they won’t be enough to propel it to new heights. Obama’s jobs package is designed to supplement other proposals already in the pipeline, including free trade agreements with South Korea, Colombia and Panama and the renewal of a highway construction bill. Today, Obama will call on Congress to pass federal highway legislation before the current law expires Sept. 30.

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Food, water rushed to cutoff towns By John Curran Associated Press

NEWFANE, VT. — National Guard helicopters rushed food and water Tuesday to a dozen cut-off Vermont towns after the rainy remnants of Hurricane Irene washed out roads and bridges in a deluge that took many people in the landlocked New England state by surprise. “As soon as we can get help, we need help,” Liam McKinley said by cellphone from a mountain above floodstricken Rochester, Vt. Up to 11 inches of rain from the weekend storm turned placid streams into churning, brown torrents that knocked homes off their foundations, flattened trees and took giant bites out of the asphalt across the countryside. At least three people died in Vermont. “I think that people are still a little shell-shocked right now. There’s just a lot of disbelief on people’s faces. It came through so quickly, and there’s so much damage,” Gail Devine, director of the Woodstock Recreation Center, said as volunteers moved furniture out of the flooded basement and shoveled out thick mud that filled the center’s two swimming pools. As crews raced to repair the roads, the National Guard began flying in supplies to the towns of Cavendish, Granville, Hancock, Killington-Mendon, Marlboro, Pittsfield, Plymouth, Rochester, Stockbridge, Strafford, Stratton and Wardsboro. The Guard also used heavy-duty vehicles to bring relief to flood-stricken communities still reachable by road. The cut-off towns ranged in population from under 200 (Stratton) to nearly 1,400 (Cavendish).

Disaster aid account faces shortfall WASHINGTON (AP) — The government’s main disaster aid account is running woefully short of money as the Obama administration confronts damages from Hurricane Irene that could run into billions of dollars. With less than $800 million in its disaster aid coffers, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has been forced to freeze rebuilding projects from disasters dating to Hurricane Katrina to conserve money for emergency needs in the wake of Irene. Lawmakers from states ravaged by tornadoes this spring, like Missouri and Alabama, are especially furious. “If it’s a life-and-death situation, where someone needs to be Medevac-ed or taken to a hospital, we would get a helicopter there to airlift them out, if we could get close to them. A lot of these areas are mountainous areas where there may not be a place to land,” said Mark Bosma, a spokesman for Vermont Emergency Management. There were no immediate reports of anyone in dire condition being rescued by helicopter. But it took a relay operation involving two ambulances and an all-terrain vehicle to take a Killington woman in respiratory distress to a hospital in Rutland, about 13 miles away, after floodwaters severed the road between the two communities, Rutland Regional Medical Center President Tom Hubner said. The patient, whose name was not released, was doing fine, he said. In Rochester, where telephones were out and damage

The shortfalls in FEMA’s disaster aid account have been obvious to lawmakers on Capitol Hill for months — and privately acknowledged to them by FEMA — but the White House has opted against asking for more money, riling many lawmakers. “Despite the fact that the need ... is well known,” Reps. Robert Aderholt, R-Ala., and David Price, D-N.C., wrote the administration last month, “it unfortunately appears that no action is being taken by the administration.” The lawmakers chair the panel responsible for FEMA’s budget. was severe, people could be seen from helicopters standing in line outside a grocery store. McKinley said the town’s restaurants and a supermarket were giving food away rather than let it spoil, and townspeople were helping each other. “We’ve been fine so far. The worst part is not being able to communicate with the rest of the state and know when people are coming in,” he said. He said government agencies did a good job of warning people about the storm. “But here in Vermont, I think we just didn’t expect it and didn’t prepare for it,” he said. “I thought, how could it happen here?” All together, the storm has been blamed for at least 42 deaths in 12 states. More than 2.5 million people from North Carolina to Maine were still without electricity Tuesday, three days after the hurricane churned up the Eastern Seaboard.

Justice replaces 3 officials over law enforcement operation gone awry By Pete Yost Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department replaced three officials Tuesday who played critical roles in a flawed law enforcement operation aimed at major gun-trafficking networks on the Southwest border. The department announced that the acting director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the U.S. attorney in Arizona had resigned and an administration official said a prosecutor who Melson worked on the operation was reassigned to civil cases. The operation, known as Fast and Furious, was Burke designed to track small-time gun buyers at several Phoenix-area gun shops up the chain to make cases against major weapons traffickers. It was a response to longstanding criticism of ATF for concentrating on small-time gun violations and failing to attack the kingpins of weapons trafficking. A congressional investigation of the program has turned up evidence that ATF lost track of many of the more than 2,000 guns linked to the operation. The Justice Department inspector general also is looking into the operation at the request of Attorney General Eric Holder. The operation has resulted in charges against 20 people and more may be charged. Kenneth Melson will be replaced as ATF’s acting chief by B. Todd Jones, the U.S. attorney in Minnesota. With Republicans in Congress and the department bickering over the investigation, Melson finally testified recently to Hill investigators in private. He said his department superiors “were doing more damage control than anything” and trying to keep the controversy away from top officials.

Also leaving was Dennis Burke, U.S. attorney in Arizona, whose office was deeply involved in Operation Fast and Furious. Burke will be replaced on an acting basis by his first assistant, Ann Scheel. In a related change, the line prosecutor in the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Phoenix who worked on the Fast and Furious investigation, Emory Hurley, was reassigned from

criminal cases to civil case work, according to an administration official, who spoke on condition of anonymity about the personnel matter. The moves are the latest and most significant effort by the Justice Department to address the controversy. In earlier personnel changes, three ATF agents were laterally transferred starting in May from operational positions to administrative roles.

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K-10 corridor Kansas Highway 10 might a good candidate to be designated as a safety corridor.

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t’s no coincidence that when Kansas lawmakers increased the speed limit on most major four-lane highways and interstates from 70 mph to 75 mph on July 1, they left Kansas Highway 10 off the list. The commuter highway linking Johnson County to Lawrence is a dangerous, and too often deadly, stretch of roadway. The Kansas Highway 10 safety committee was shown statistics last week that 15 percent of K-10 drivers travel faster than 77 mph within the 70 mph speed limit zones. There is also concern about the number of drivers sending text messages as they travel, frequently taking their eyes off the road to look at their phones. As the first recommendation from the group — made up of Douglas and Johnson county officials and residents and formed by Gov. Sam Brownback to study whether the state should put cable median barriers along the highway — it will ask the Legislature to designate the stretch of K-10 as a highway safety corridor. State transportation officials in Washington, New Mexico and Virginia said highway safety corridors have helped reduce crashes and save lives along dangerous stretches. In New Mexico, department of transportation spokeswoman Megan Arredondo said the state saw 275 fewer crashes, or a 28 percent reduction, from 2001 to 2008 in its 12 safety corridors for areas that have a high number of injuries and deaths. Law enforcement has the authority to double fines on drivers who speed in the areas. Highway safety officials in other states urged Kansas to get input from the community and law enforcement agencies before setting up a highway safety corridor that could include more signs warning drivers, extra traffic patrols and increased fines. Still, when he heard a description of K-10 between Lawrence and the suburban Kansas City area, the head of a safety corridor in Virginia said he thought it could be a good candidate to become a safety corridor. Sen. Tom Holland, D-Baldwin City, said at last week’s K-10 safety committee meeting he intends to propose legislation in January and seek bipartisan support for creating a K-10 safety corridor. A danger persists along K-10 and perhaps such a safety corridor can help address the problem. It should at least be considered.

Death a blow to al-Qaida WASHINGTON — The death of Atiyah Abd al-Rahman in an Aug. 22 drone attack in Pakistan may appear to be just another in the revolving-door fatalities among al-Qaida’s operations chiefs. But it was a crucial blow to the core group that once surrounded Osama bin Laden. Atiyah, as he was known to analysts, was bin Laden’s channel to the world. Their correspondence was the most important prize taken from bin Laden’s compound when he was killed May 2. They talked about everything: strategy, personnel, operations, political setbacks. Whatever thread still held al-Qaida together passed from bin Laden through to Atiyah. The Libyan-born Atiyah’s death blunts al-Qaida’s ability to stage a new mega-attack against America; it brings the top leadership of the group closer to extinction; and it increases the likelihood that the organization’s center of gravity will shift from Pakistan’s tribal areas to one of the affiliates, such as the robust al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, based in Yemen. Asked recently to name the most important remaining leader in al-Qaida, a senior U.S. official had said it was Atiyah. He explained that the nominal successor to bin Laden, Ayman alZawahiri, was actually a secondary figure — more a leader of the group’s Egyptian wing than of al-Qaida as a whole. It would be

David Ignatius

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Atiyah’s death is especially important as the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States approaches — and not just for symbolic reasons.

in America’s interest if Zawahiri rather than Atiyah were dominant, this official said, because Zawahiri was a divisive figure whose ad-hoc tactics were less threatening to America. One of the subjects discussed frequently between Atiyah and bin Laden was whether al-Qaida’s ferociously violent tactics were alienating Muslims in the countries where it operated. That led to a fascinating 2005 missive from Atiyah to Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the head of al-Qaida in Iraq, chiding him for targeting Shiite Muslims in his scorched-earth campaign in Iraq against America and its allies. And in more recent years,

the two discussed the danger of seeking an Islamic “caliphate” in areas where al-Qaida appeared strong, since that extremist move would likely alienate other Muslims. Better, they reasoned, to keep assaulting America. Atiyah’s death is especially important as the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States approaches — and not just for symbolic reasons. Bin Laden had been working with Atiyah to plan a spectacular strike against a U.S. target, pegged to the 9/11 anniversary. It’s not clear how far that planning had progressed, but whatever its level, it will be hampered, maybe even disrupted, by the death of the man whom bin Laden charged with organizing the details of the plot. Atiyah fell to a Predator drone attack, the weapon that he and bin Laden had complained about so bitterly in their correspondence. Atiyah had told his boss that this U.S. “intelligence war,” as bin Laden had called it, had made it nearly impossible for al-Qaida to move, communicate, recruit or train in the tribal areas of Pakistan. They had discussed whether al-Qaida should move its headquarters to someplace safer. That relocation seems more likely, now that the man who anchored the group’s presence in Pakistan is dead.

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To the editor: The Aug. 27 article “Kansans Upset about TransCanada pipeline” needs correction or clarification on several points. First, it is not quite the case that oil is being supplied “to the U.S.” If that were the case, why construct such a long pipeline? Why not just build refineries in North Dakota? The pipeline is headed to “the refineries on the Gulf Coast” because the refined oil can then be loaded on barges and sent anywhere in the world, to the highest bidder, just like any oil produced from American wells. Obviously if there are any long-term job effects from this process they will benefit Texas, exclusively. The article later refers to “Nebraska’s Ogallala Aquifer,” which of course is also our own Ogallala Aquifer. The increasing salinity of the water in this formation is bad enough without the additional pollution of oil spills. Even small cracks in the line will create air and water pollution. And how many hundred thousand gallons of water will be required to move this oil shale (not “oil sands”) through the pipeline? The state of Nebraska has been putting up a fight on this despite energy interests there. Texas and Oklahoma are always ready to let big oil gamble with — David Ignatius is a columnist for people’s health and safety. PresWashington Post Writers Group. ident Obama, it appears, is our last hope. Richard Hardin, Lawrence

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Rubio may be a rising star In my high school days before sex and environmental education and the general dumbing down of the population, memorization of some Shakespeare was expected in Miss Kauffman’s 12th grade English class. A favorite I still recall is this line spoken by Brutus in “Julius Caesar”: “There is a tide in the affairs of men, which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries...” Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., repeatedly says in various ways it is too soon, or he isn’t ready, for higher office, such as vice president. He’s been in the Senate for a little more than seven months and has delivered only two major speeches — his maiden speech on the Senate floor and one last week at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif. In the Reagan Library speech, Rubio laid out his philosophical foundation, something that must be at the heart of any policy. Defining the proper role of government ought to be the central issue in the coming presidential campaign. Indeed, it should occupy our thoughts between campaigns because those of us who pay income tax are not getting a good return on our investment. Here’s Rubio: “We have the opportunity — within our lifetimes — to actually craft a proper role for government in our nation that will allow us to come closer than any Americans have ever come to our collective vision of a nation where both prosperity and compassion exist side by side.” That takes the “compassionate conservatism” of George W.

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Bush to a different level. To Rubio, prosperity is not the opposite of compassion. Rather, the two are — or should be — joined. Prosperity provides the means by which people can be compassionate to those truly in need, such as the disabled and elderly. It is also the ticket out of dependency for people who can work but have been robbed of their dignity by addiction to a government check. Dignity leads to many other character qualities, which advance the true welfare of an individual, benefiting society. Someone with dignity, self-regard and respect for others is unlikely to take part in a flash mob attack. Rubio points to a path beyond the familiar “either-or” debate; beyond envy of the wealthy and multiple and ineffective programs to liberate the “poor.” This repetitive scenario has produced, said Rubio, “a government that not even the richest and most prosperous nation on the face of the Earth can fund or afford to pay for. An extraordinary tragic accomplishment, if you can call it that.” Rubio went further than what might be expected of a Republican, acknowledging his party is partly responsible for the growth of gov-

ernment: “I know that it is popular in my party to blame the president, the current president. But the truth is the only thing this president has done is accelerate policies that were already in place and were doomed to fail. All he is doing through his policies is making the day of reckoning come faster, but it was coming nonetheless.” And then there is this, which shatters the left’s stereotype about the right: “Conservatism is not about leaving people behind. Conservatism is about empowering people to catch up, to give them the tools ... that make it possible for them to access all the hope, all the promise, all the opportunity that America offers. And our programs to help them should reflect that.” If this is not a speech that lays the foundation for a Rubio run for higher office, it is a speech that ought to begin a major transition from costly and ineffective government programs to a renewed empowerment of individuals. No one, perhaps not even Rubio, can know for certain whether he is “ready” for higher office. President Obama has proven he wasn’t ready. Some leaders don’t know they can lead until leadership is thrust upon them. The right philosophy is key and the Reagan Library speech proves that Rubio has the most important ingredient of any leader: vision. Read it, be inspired and then consider whether Rubio’s tide is rising (http://www. weeklystandard.com/blogs/ rubio-emphasizes-prosperityand-compassion-speech-reaganpresidential-library_591327.html.) — Cal Thomas is a columnist for Tribune Media Services.

To the editor: Recently, I queried Rep. Lynn Jenkins regarding the chaotic situation with the deficit. In her response, Jenkins stated the following: “It took us more than 230 years to get into our current fiscal mess and with a Democrat Senate and President Obama in the White House it is an important step as we continue to fight to reform Washington and get our nation on a course toward financial accountability.” This statement is inaccurate and disproved by these historical facts, as cited in an article by Robert J. Elisberg in a Huffington Post article in February 2011. 1) During the Reagan and George H.W. Bush administrations the national debt increased a combined whopping 35.6 percent. It was the largest debt in that time in U.S. history. Mr. Reagan alone tripled the national debt from $997 billion to $2.6 trillion. 2) Under President George W. Bush the national debt increased by a combined 21.7 percent. The budget went from a $128 billion surplus to a $482 billion deficit. The national debt during this administration doubled from $5.7 trillion to $10.7 trillion. Vice President Dick Cheney was quoted as saying, “Reagan proved deficits don’t matter.” 3) In Bill Clinton’s administration, the national debt decreased. It went down by a combined 9.7 percent. Further, he balanced the U.S. budget. 4) In every Republican administration since Nixon-Ford in 1973, the national debt increased in America. Every reduction of national debt has occurred during a Democratic administration. Republicans slam the Jimmy Carter presidency for incompetence. The national debt went down 3.3 percent during the Carter administration. Those are the facts. Patrick Pritchard, Lawrence

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High 93° Low 68° POP: 10%

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Kearney 90/66

McCook 96/66 Oberlin 96/66 Goodland 96/63

Clarinda 88/69

Lincoln 89/71

Grand Island 90/68

Beatrice 89/70 Sabetha 93/69

Concordia 101/70

Manhattan Hays Russell Salina 101/69 100/69 98/69 Topeka 101/71 99/73

Oakley 97/66

Emporia 101/70

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Garden City 100/69 Liberal 100/66

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Kansas City 102/75 Lawrence Kansas City 95/73 97/72

Sedalia 97/72

Nevada 100/72

Chanute 100/73

Hutchinson 102/70 Wichita Pratt 104/71 102/69

Centerville 86/70

St. Joseph 93/70

Springfield 94/71

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Today Thu. Today Thu. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Independence 101 73 s 103 73 s Atchison 95 71 s 98 72 s Fort Riley 101 69 s 101 72 s Belton 97 73 s 97 73 s Olathe 97 72 s 97 73 s Burlington 100 71 s 101 70 s Osage Beach 97 71 s 96 71 s Coffeyville 99 73 s 103 72 s Osage City 101 71 s 101 73 s Concordia 101 70 s 99 70 s Ottawa 99 72 s 99 72 s Dodge City 100 69 s 104 67 s Wichita 104 71 s 102 72 s Holton 97 73 s 99 74 s Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice. Seattle 66/51

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Opurum decision pays off It seemed like such a gross miscalculation and nothing that happened in the North Dakota State game changed that perception. One year later, it’s not too soon to hand down a verdict: Turner Gill’s decision to move Toben Opurum, the team’s leading rusher as a true freshman, to defense made Kansas University a better football team and Opurum a better NFL prospect. KU would have defeated North Dakota State, instead of losing 6-3, had Opurum been the starting running back. But would the Jayhawks have upset Georgia Tech the next week without James Sims rushing for 101 yards, Georgia Tech coming into the game flat in light of KU’s first-week flop and Kansas on fire emotionally looking to erase the season-opening embarrassment? Probably not. Either way, this is the season the position switch will begin to pay off in a big way for Kansas and Opurum. It was difficult for Opurum to see that when he practiced with the defense for the first time Aug. 19, 2010. Naturally, he gave thought to transferring. “I talked to my family about it,” he said. “Really, we just tried to come up with the best decision for me academically and football-wise. When I started to get a chance to play more on defense and get more comfortable with what I was doing, I decided to stay, and I’m glad I did.” He said all the right things at the time, but his body language revealed his spirit had been challenged. “It was a tough thing really for me and my family and a lot of people wanted to question coach Gill and bash him about it, but the coaches watch our every move on the football field, they evaluate talent and they know what they want to accomplish,” said Opurum, the only non-senior among the four co-captains. “They want to win just as much as anyone else. For me it was a humbling experience. I had to humble myself and realize I could help the team on the other side of the ball and so far it’s a move that’s helped.” Opurum looks a lot bigger but he said he weighs just 245 pounds, roughly five more than as a freshman running back. He definitely looks more sculpted. He said his body fat has been trimmed “4 or 5 percent” since the beginning of summer conditioning and he’s “in better shape and faster” than at any point in his life. As a hybrid outside linebacker/defensive end, Opurum will be moved around in defensive coordinator Vic Shealy’s 3-4 defense in a way to give him the edge in hunting the quarterback. Opurum said he has a sacks goal. “In my head I do,” Opurum said. “It’s like they say, if you don’t talk up your dreams, they can’t shoot them down, so that’s something I’ll hold onto myself.” If he reaches that number, he’ll thank defensive line coach Buddy Wyatt and D-line graduate assistant Kevin Carberry the way he singled them out Tuesday, when talking about how much he learns when they show him film of NFL passrushers. A Cowboys fan from Plano, Texas, Opurum, 6-foot-2, 245 pounds, enjoys watching outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware, 6-4, 257, rush the passer. Opurum has a better chance of one day wearing the super-cool Dallas blue star on his helmet playing Ware’s position than the position played by Felix Jones.

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KANSAS UNIVERSITY TIGHT END TIM BIERE (86) ATTEMPTS TO MAKE A CATCH as he’s covered by North Dakota State defenders Chad Wilson (45) and Cyrus Lemon in this Sept. 4, 2010 file photo at Memorial Stadium. The Jayhawks lost the infamous game, 6-3, in their season opener last season. The stunning defeat is still fresh on the minds of many current KU players.

NDSU debacle still fresh in mind of many players By Matt Tait mtait@ljworld.com

It’s been 361 days since the Kansas University football team opened the Turner Gill era with a loss to North Dakota State in front of a stunned Memorial Stadium crowd. To many, the memory of the 6-3 setback remains fresh. To the players who were there that night — in uniform, on the field — just talking about the game is tough to do in specific terms. Senior tight end Tim Biere, who played what he called one of the worst games of his life in the loss, refers to it only vaguely. “I had a heck of a game that game,” said Biere, never men-

MORE INSIDE Matt Tait’s football notebook includes: # Turner Gill looks to guide Jayhawks to fast start Saturday # Three Jayhawks suspended # Four captains announced Notebook on page 3B. tioning the name of the opponent. “We’ll be sure to remember that game from last year. It’s kind of the same situation to an extent.” The it, in this case, is KU’s season opener against McNeese State, slated for 6 p.m. Saturday at the same stadium where the Jayhawks were the victims of one of the worst losses in pro-

gram history. The reason Biere referenced North Dakota State when looking ahead to Saturday’s matchup with McNeese State was because, like the Bison, the Cowboys come to Lawrence wearing the label of FCS opponent, one of the most dangerous tags any FBS program can see early in the season. It’s not that the Jayhawks, or any other BCS conference squad, should be worried that they can’t compete with teams from the division formerly known as I-AA. It’s that playing those teams presents a lose-lose scenario just about every time. Win and it’s no big deal. You did what you were supposed to. But lose? Well, then people will be talking about that game for years to come.

In the days since the loss to NDSU, Gill and the Jayhawks have talked very little about it. The key, Gill has said all along, is that the team learned from the deflating feeling and pressed on, determined not to let it take place again. “They know what has happened in the past,” Gill said Tuesday at his first weekly news conference of the season. “We talk about what you can learn from last year and how you are going to change that. More importantly, we’re talking about how we already have changed it.” The approach appears to have worked. Please see FOOTBALL, page 3B

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Arkansas prospect to visit KU on Sept. 24 By Gary Bedore gbedore@ljworld.com

Archie Goodwin, the No. 12-rated prospect in the college basketball recruiting class of 2012, told Rivals.com on Tuesday he will attend Kansas University’s Sept. 24 Legends of the Phog alumni game as part of an Goodwin has official campus visit. a final list of Goodwin, a 6-foot-4, Kansas University 180-pound senior shooting and seven other guard from Sylvan High in Little schools

Rock, Ark., said he would visit Kentucky for its Midnight Madness event in mid-October. The No. 2-rated shooting guard in the class (behind Ricardo Ledo, 6-5, Notre Dame High, Fitchburg, Mass.) has a final list of KU, Arkansas, Kentucky, Baylor, Florida, Memphis, Georgetown and Missouri. The country’s top prospect, Shabazz Muhammad, a 6-6 senior from Bishop Gorman High in Las Vegas, also will visit UK for

Midnight Madness, according to catsillustrated.com. Muhammad has also said he plans on visiting KU at a yet-to-be-determined date. He has set an in-home visit with KU coach Bill Self for Sept. 14. Goodwin and Muhammad are both expected to wait until April to sign with a school. ESPN’s Paul Biancardi this summer had this to say about Goodwin after watching him at the AAU Super Showcase in

Florida: “He continues to score at a rapid pace and help his team win games. Contact doesn’t faze him as he constantly attacks the basket off the bounce and often finds himself at the free-throw line. He is like a freight train in transition using his strength, power and dribble to get wherever he wants. He dominates with the dribble drive, but must continue to work on his jumper Please see HOOPS, page 3B

CONFERENCE REALIGNMENT

Group to discuss replacements if A&M leaves By Kristie Rieken Associated Press Sports Writer

The Big 12 Conference board of directors has formed a committee to look at possible replacements for Texas A&M if the Aggies leave the league as expected. Missouri Chancellor Brady Deaton, who serves as the board chairman, said Tuesday

that the committee could also address the possibility of expanding the conference even if Texas A&M stays put. He said the committee is looking at expansion in the “broadest context” and will make a recommendation to the board concerning whether expanding the conference “by one or more members” is beneficial.

Deaton said the Big 12 board has not received notification that the Aggies plan to leave. The Aggies have said they are interested in joining the Southeastern Conference and they received a letter from Big 12 Commissioner Dan Beebe on Monday outlining the withdrawal procedure — including “financial provisions,” presumably exit fees — if they go.

Texas A&M spokesman Jason Cook would not provide any other details of the letter or comment on what A&M’s next step might be. Texas A&M President R. Bowen Loftin sent a letter to the Big 12 last week formally telling Beebe they are exploring their options. The league’s board of directors

The Aggies have expressed interest in leaving the Big 12 for the SEC. When that will happen is Please see A&M, page 3B anyone’s guess


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Nadal wins messy match at U.S. Open By Howard Fendrich Associated Press Tennis Writer

NEW YORK â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Rafael Nadalâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s first match as defending U.S. Open champ was hardly a tour de force. He would fall behind in a set, then come back. Fall behind, then come back. His serve was broken six times; that happened a total of five times in seven matches during his 2010 run to the Open title. His shots didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t have their normal depth. He needed to save seven set points during the second set. Locked in a struggle for nearly three hours, the second-seeded Nadal eventually got past 98thranked Andrey Golubev of Kazakhstan 6-3, 7-6 (1), 7-5 on Tuesday night to reach the second round of the U.S. Open.

â&#x20AC;&#x153;Well,â&#x20AC;? Nadal conceded, â&#x20AC;&#x153;I was a little bit lucky to win today in straight sets.â&#x20AC;? Thatâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s for sure. And Nadal expended a lot more energy Tuesday than Novak Djokovic, who overtook the Spaniard at No. 1 in the rankings last month. Indeed, it didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t take too long to see that Djokovicâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s right shoulder is feeling fine. He began his firstround match with a 121 mph service winner. Four points later, he closed that game with a 120 mph ace. He whipped forehands exactly where he wanted them. He returned well, too. Playing his first match since Aug. 21, when he quit because of a sore and tired shoulder, the topseeded Djokovic began setting aside any questions about his fitness for Flushing Meadows, build-

NCAA issues suspensions for Miami players By Tim Reynolds Associated Press Sports Writer

CORAL GABLES, FLA. â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Quarterback Jacory Harris and 11 other Miami players who accepted extra benefits from former booster Nevin Shapiro will be allowed by the NCAA to play again, the first sanctions in a scandal that continues to overshadow the Hurricanes. In all, 12 players must pay at least some restitution. Of those, eight will miss at least one game. The harshest penalties handed down Tuesday were reserved for those who took gifts from Shapiro while being recruited. Defensive lineman Olivier Vernon will sit out six games, while Ray Ray Armstrong â&#x20AC;&#x201D; considered among the nationâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s top safeties â&#x20AC;&#x201D; and tight end Dyron Dye will miss four games apiece. They are three of eight players, including Harris, who must sit out games and make restitution before they can be reinstated. â&#x20AC;&#x153;I think it was probably fair,â&#x20AC;? Miami coach Al Golden told The Associated Press Tuesday night. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Clearly, whatever transpired, it wasnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t as over-the-top as everybody was initially reporting and all of those things. The NCAA and the university felt there was mistakes made ... and Iâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ve accepted that. And now weâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re moving forward.â&#x20AC;? Miami opens its season at Maryland on Monday night. The Hurricanes still might face many more sanctions as the NCAAâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s investigation into Miamiâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s compliance practices continues. And with Tuesdayâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s ruling, the school has joined a growing list of schools with major football programs to be investigated by the NCAA for rule-breaking in the past 18 months. Others include Southern California, Ohio State, Auburn, Oregon, Michigan, North Carolina, Georgia Tech and LSU. Harris, Sean Spence, Travis Benjamin, Marcus Forston and Adewale Ojomo â&#x20AC;&#x201D; all of whom were likely starters â&#x20AC;&#x201D; must sit out one game and make restitution for accepting benefits after enrolling at the school. Four other players must repay small amounts, all under $100, but will not miss any games.

ing a 6-0, 5-1 lead before 197thranked qualifier Conor Niland of Ireland stopped after 44 minutes. Niland had food poisoning. The 24-year-old Serb improved to 58-2 with nine titles in 2011, including at Wimbledon and the Australian Open. Djokovic is on his way to compiling one of the greatest seasons in tennis history, particularly if he can earn his first championship at the U.S. Open, where in the past four years heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s lost twice in the final and twice in the semifinals. Day 2 of the tournament also included a second consecutive firstround departure from the U.S. Open by the sixth-seeded French Open champion Li Na. Since becoming Chinaâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s first major singles champion at Paris in June, Li has gone 5-6, exiting in the second

round at Wimbledon, then losing 6-2, 7-5 to 53rd-ranked Simona Halep of Romania on Tuesday. Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s the first time in 40 years that none of the womenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s champions at a seasonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s first three Grand Slam tournaments reached the second round at the U.S. Open. Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova lost her first-round match Monday, while Australian Open champion Kim Clijsters withdrew because of a stomach muscle injury. The active leader for womenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Grand Slam titles, Serena Williams, followed Nadal in Arthur Ashe Stadium on Tuesday night. Earlier, top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki â&#x20AC;&#x201D; ranked No. 1 for most of the past year but still in search of Grand Slam trophy No. 1 â&#x20AC;&#x201D; defeated 125th-ranked Nuria Llagostera Vives of Spain 6-3, 6-1.

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Nats set Strasburgâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s return ATLANTA â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Washington manager Davey Johnson has confirmed plans for Stephen Strasburg to make his first 2011 start for the Nationals on Sept. 6. Strasburg will start for Double-A Harrisburg on Thursday. It is expected to be his final rehab appearance in his comeback from Tommy John surgery to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow.

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Ex-player was out for revenge ATLANTA â&#x20AC;&#x201D; New details are emerging about an NBA player charged in the shooting death of an Atlanta woman. A report obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press said Javaris Crittenton was robbed of $55,000 worth of jewelry in April. Authorities say Crittenton was retaliating when he shot Jullian Jones on Aug. 19, but they say she was not the intended target. Police have not said who they think Crittenton was after. Jonesâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; neighbor Trontavious Stephens says he was with Jones when she was shot, but he doesnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t know why they were targeted. Crittenton was arrested Monday at a Southern California airport. Crittentonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s attorney says his client will be exonerated. In April, Crittenton told police he was leaving a barber shop when he was robbed of his diamond necklace and watch.

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Vick signs $100M contract PHILADELPHIA â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Just more than two years after being released from prison, out of work, mired in bankruptcy and facing an uncertain future, Michael Vick is again on top of the world. Vick, who served 19 months at federal penitentiary at Leavenworth on felony dogfighting charges before joining the Philadelphia Eagles as a third-string quarterback two years ago, signed one of the richest contracts in NFL history on Tuesday. Vickâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s six-year, $100 million deal makes him the third-highest-paid player in the NFL, behind only Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and Colts quarterback Peyton Manning. Vick became the first player in NFL history to sign more than one $100 million contract in his career.

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SANTA CLARA, CALIF. â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Running back Frank Gore has his new deal from the San Francisco NEW YORK â&#x20AC;&#x201D; NBCâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Olympic coverage in 49ers, 13 days before the season opener. London will look familiar, with a major twist. Agent Jason Rosenhaus told The AssociatFor the first time, the network plans to ed Press on Tuesday that Gore had agreed to show every event live in some form â&#x20AC;&#x201D; even terms on a new three-year contract extension if itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s just raw video streaming online. But that keeps him with the team through 2014. the prime-time broadcasts will still use that Gore is set to make $21 million, with $13.5 traditional formula of human-interest features million in guaranteed money. and taped competition.

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Pearl passes on coaching, accepts grocery job KNOXVILLE, TENN. â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Former Tennessee basketball coach Bruce Pearl accepted a job as vice president of marketing with a Knoxville-based wholesale grocery company, bypassing the chance to coach the Texas Legends of the NBAâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s developmental league. He will begin working at H.T. Hackney on Thursday. The company is led by Chairman and CEO Bill Sansom, a former University of Tennessee trustee. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s really an answer to prayer,â&#x20AC;? Pearl told The Associated Press on Tuesday. â&#x20AC;&#x153;This is where my family is. Pearl This is where I want to be. Everybody looks at me as a coach, but Iâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;m a father and a husband, and Iâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ve got to provide for my family.â&#x20AC;? Pearl was fired in March after six seasons at Tennessee in the wake of a two-year NCAA investigation that culminated Wednesday with a three-year show-cause penalty against the coach. The sanction makes it nearly impossible for another school to hire him during that time. Pearl majored in marketing and economics at Boston College. He said he would have pursued a career in marketing had he not gotten into coaching in 1982.

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“I don’t think we’ve paid too much attention to it,” said junior wide receiver Kale Pick, the starting QB in the NDSU game. “It’s obviously in our players’ heads. I think the best thing is we used it as motivation in the offseason. I think that’s the best thing players, the Jayhawks will be Fast start key that came from it, and it may without senior defensive tackle have helped us out in the All offseason, Kansas UniPatrick Dorsey, red-shirt long run.” versity football coach Turner freshman linebacker Jake Added this year’s startGill raved about his team’s Farley and sophomore wide ing quarterback, sophomore improved speed and the receiver Chris Omigie, who Jordan Webb: “I think we impact that the new crop of all will miss Saturday’s contest learned that we don’t have faster players would have on because of injuries. a suit of armor that’s gonna his team. protect us from a I-AA team. Tuesday, at his first regularly Freshmen to be featured It doesn’t matter who you’re scheduled news conference of Gill revealed the number of playing, at this level you the 2011 season, Gill said fans true freshmen he expected to gotta come out ready to play. should not have to wait long to play during KU’s opener. You can’t wait until it’s the see it. “I can probably sit here and second or third game to get “On offense, defense and say six of them for sure are things kick-started.” special teams we need to have gonna play in this first ballWhile it’s obvious that a great start,” said Gill, looking game,” he said. “There may be those who played in the loss ahead to Saturday’s 6 p.m. one or two that may play, and season opener against FCS foe that’s why I can say 7-to-10 McNeese State. “We need to who would probably play in a have some guys making plays two-game scenario. They’ve and getting some excitement shown great progress and they for our team and our fans. That can help our football team win was one of the things we didn’t games. That’s probably the have as much of last year. I CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1B ultimate deal, us saying, ‘This think we have some people guy or that guy can help us win that can do that this year.” and free throw shooting begames, so let’s play him.’” Statistically speaking, the cause he can make a living Though Gill stopped shy of first quarter was KU’s poorest at the line. Plus, he has been naming names, he did single in terms of putting points on begging to make point guardout running back Darrian the board during 2010. In 12 Miller, of Blue Springs, Mo., as type plays with the ball in his games, the Jayhawks scored hands.” one of the true freshmen who just 43 points in the opening would play this weekend. Oth! quarter, including 26 against ers who also may be on Gill’s Future KU player Conconference foes. That number list include: running back Tony ner Frankamp, a 6-0 junior included five field goals and Pierson, place kicker Alex from Wichita North, jumped four touchdowns, and the Mueller, long snapper Tanner from No. 65 to No. 51 in RiJayhawks scored more than Gibas, linebacker Colin Garvals.com’s new Class of 2013 7 points in the first quarter rett and wide receiver JaCorankings. just once, when they tallied 14 rey Shepherd. against Oklahoma State during the second-to-last game of the D-end available year. What’s more, opposing Red-shirt freshman Pat defenses kept the Jayhawks off the board altogether in the Lewandowski, a 6-foot-6, 265-pound defensive end from opening quarter five times. As with most areas in which Blue Valley West High in Overthe Jayhawks struggled in CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1B land Park, will be available for 2010, the coaching staff put Saturday’s game. After moving a premium on improving their to defensive tackle — and tear- addressed the possible departure of the Aggies last first-quarter performance this ing it up — during the spring, offseason. Lewandowski was moved back weekend. “What the coaches have reThere is concern that a deto D-End at the beginning of ally stressed is starting strong parture by the Aggies could fall camp. A few days in, on and finishing strong,” said junior Aug. 8, he suffered a leg injury jeopardize the future of the defensive end Toben OpuBig 12, which is down to 10 which forced him to miss the rum. “It’s something we do in teams after Nebraska (Big next couple of weeks. He practice. Right out of our stretch returned to practice early last Ten) and Colorado (Pac-12) we go into a live period so we week and Gill confirmed Tues- left the league in July. Loftin can get used to starting fast and day that Lewandowski would has said the Aggies would coming out of the locker room consider how their departure play on Saturday. and not being timid.” would impact the future of “He’s playing, he’s ready,” the Big 12 before any decision Gill said. is made. 3 players suspended There has been a lot of Gill talks captains speculation Gill announced Tuesday about possible On Monday, KU announced that three players had been schools that could replace seniors Tim Biere, Jeremiah suspended for violating the Aggies if they leave and Hatch and Steven Johnson, team rules. Sophomore wide Deaton says the conference along with junior Toben Opu- is ready to “act aggressively receiver Erick McGriff and red-shirt freshman tight end rum, as the team captains. Jimmay Mundine will miss “They have been good the next two games to serve examples (of what our team’s their suspensions, while sopho- about) in my full year, going on more defensive end Tyrone my second year here,” Gill said. Sellers will sit out Saturday’s “They have represented KU game against McNeese State. (well) on the field, off the field In addition to those three (and) in the classroom.”

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felt the sting, those who didn’t were equally affected. That includes junior Toben Opurum, a former running back who suited up but did not play in last year’s opener. “That loss, I kind of took it to heart more than anybody else because I didn’t get a chance to step on the field and play,” said Opurum, who revealed Tuesday that he considered transferring after being moved to defense. “They were back and forth on whether to red-shirt me.” Darius Willis, a transfer from Buffalo who sat out all of 2010 in accordance with NCAA transfer rules but was able to practice, remembers well the feeling the Jayhawks had heading into the North Dakota State game. He said the vibe is completely different this season. “You can tell there’s more focus,” he said. “Everybody is driving to be where they need to be and doing the right things at the right time. No one is letting distractions come into play.”

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ESPN.com’s Chad Ford ranked KU junior Thomas Robinson No. 10 in his list of the top 100 prospects for the 2012 NBA Draft. Kentucky’s Anthony Davis is No. 1, North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes No. 2, followed by UConn’s Andre Drummond, UNC’s James McAdoo, Baylor’s Perry Jones, Florida’s Brad Beal, Baylor’s Quincy Miller, Ohio State’s Jared Sullinger and Kentucky’s Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. KU senior Tyshawn Taylor is No. 54.

By all accounts, McNeese State has more talent, speed and big-game experience than North Dakota State brought to Lawrence a year ago. “I can’t speak for their defense,” said KU defensive coordinator Vic Shealy. “But their offense looks more like a Div. I, major conference athletic talent.” Combine the painful memories of last year’s devastation with the utmost respect for a quality opponent and it’s easy to see why the Jayhawks have put so much emphasis on this year’s opener. “Nobody wants a repeat of the failures we had last season,” Opurum said. “We want to go out there aggressive and with confidence. We gotta hit ’em first.” Added senior cornerback Isiah Barfield: “(Falling to NDSU) was a huge setback on our season, losing the first game of the year and we gotta come out more focused and ready to play so we can get the first ‘W’ right away.”

Seabury volleyball sweeps J-W Staff Reports

OLATHE — Courtney Hoag had 11 kills and nine digs to lead Seabury Academy’s volleyball team to an openingseason sweep on Tuesday against Kansas School for the Deaf. The Seahawks defeated KSD by scores of 25-14, 25-14, 25-13. Charlotte Burch contributed eight aces, while Alyson Oliver had 19 assists. Alexa Gaumer pitched in seven kills for the Seahawks (1-0). Seabury will travel on Thursday to the Jackson Heights Triangular.

BRIEFLY KU soccer’s Vidal honored twice Kansas University soccer freshman Ingrid Vidal took home two honors on Tuesday, one from the Big 12 Conference for newcomer of the week, and the other from College Soccer 360 for the

Primetime Performers Honor Roll for games played from Aug. 22-28. The Palmira, Colombia native helped KU topple No. 20 San Diego Sunday. Down 1-0 with only 10 minutes left, Vidal netted a pair of goals in a fourminute stretch to propel KU to the 2-1 upset.

to assure a strong Big 12 for the future.” So far, the only school to publicly express interest in moving to the Big 12 is SMU, now in Conference USA. Athletic director Steve Orsini said he has had informal talks with Big 12 officials for some time to inform them of the school’s improvements and growth. The Big 12 agreed to a 13-year television deal with Fox Sports in April worth more than $1 billion. There is a chance the contract could be voided if the Aggies leave the conference, which could lead to legal issues for Texas A&M and its new league. “The Big 12 remains a strong conference with a very effective media contract in place,” Deaton said in the statement Tuesday.

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AMERICAN LEAGUE East Division Boston New York Tampa Bay Toronto Baltimore

W 82 81 73 67 54

L 52 52 61 68 79

Pct .612 .609 .545 .496 .406

GB — 1⁄2 9 151⁄2 271⁄2

WCGB — — 81⁄2 15 27

L10 6-4 5-5 5-5 3-7 7-3

Str L-1 W-3 L-2 L-1 W-1

Home 40-26 41-26 35-31 33-34 32-37

Away 42-26 40-26 38-30 34-34 22-42

W 74 68 67 56 56

L 61 65 65 79 80

Pct .548 .511 .508 .415 .412

GB — 5 51⁄2 18 181⁄2

WCGB — 13 131⁄2 26 261⁄2

L10 7-3 7-3 5-5 1-9 5-5

Str W-1 W-5 W-2 L-2 L-1

Home 38-28 31-36 38-29 29-39 33-37

Away 36-33 37-29 29-36 27-40 23-43

Central Division Detroit Chicago Cleveland Minnesota Kansas City

West Division W 77 73 60 57

Texas Los Angeles Oakland Seattle

L 59 62 75 77

Pct .566 .541 .444 .425

GB — 31⁄2 161⁄2 19

WCGB — 9 22 241⁄2

L10 4-6 7-3 4-6 4-6

Str W-2 W-1 L-4 L-1

Home 43-27 38-28 35-30 33-36

Away 34-32 35-34 25-45 24-41

NATIONAL LEAGUE W 85 79 64 63 60

L 46 55 69 70 74

Pct .649 .590 .481 .474 .448

GB — 71⁄2 22 23 261⁄2

WCGB — — 141⁄2 151⁄2 19

L10 6-4 7-3 4-6 3-7 3-7

Str W-2 L-2 L-1 W-1 W-1

Home 46-22 41-26 28-36 37-28 25-41

Away 39-24 38-29 36-33 26-42 35-33

W 81 71 67 62 59 46

L 55 64 68 73 77 90

Pct .596 .526 .496 .459 .434 .338

GB — 91⁄2 131⁄2 181⁄2 22 35

WCGB — 81⁄2 121⁄2 171⁄2 21 34

L10 7-3 5-5 6-4 3-7 3-7 4-6

Str L-1 W-2 L-2 L-3 W-2 W-3

Home 50-17 35-31 37-32 31-37 32-37 25-42

Away 31-38 36-33 30-36 31-36 27-40 21-48

Central Division Milwaukee St. Louis Cincinnati Pittsburgh Chicago Houston

West Division W 77 71 64 64 60

Arizona San Francisco Los Angeles Colorado San Diego

White Sox win fifth straight White Sox 8, Twins 6 CHICAGO — Alejandro De Aza drove in a career-high four runs for Chicago, including a three-run homer. De Aza’s homer in the fourth inning erased an early deficit and helped the White Sox win their fifth straight game. He also walked and scored two runs. Paul Konerko doubled, scored twice and had an RBI during Chicago’s five-run fifth. Will Ohman (1-3) got the win and Sergio Santos earned his 28th save for Chicago. Starter Zach Stewart allowed six runs and seven hits in 4 2-3 innings. Minnesota

East Division Philadelphia Atlanta New York Washington Florida

L 59 65 70 72 76

Pct .566 .522 .478 .471 .441

GB — 6 12 13 17

WCGB — 9 15 16 20

L10 8-2 4-6 7-3 6-4 4-6

Str W-8 L-3 W-2 L-2 L-6

Home 41-26 38-30 35-35 35-33 28-38

ab Revere cf 4 Plouffe 2b 4 Mauer dh 4 Cuddyr 1b 4 Kubel rf 4 LHughs 3b 3 Tosoni lf 2 Repko ph-lf 1 RRiver c 3 Valenci ph 1 Nishiok ss 4 Totals 34 Minnesota Chicago

r 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 6

h 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 7

bi 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 6

Chicago Pierre lf AlRmrz ss Konerk 1b Lillirdg 1b Rios cf Viciedo dh De Aza rf Flowrs c Morel 3b Bckhm 2b Totals 000 000

ab 5 5 3 0 5 3 3 3 4 3

r 0 1 2 0 2 1 2 0 0 0

h bi 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 4 0 0 1 0 1 1

34 8 10 7 330 000—6 350 00x—8

E-Cuddyer (7), L.Hughes (5), Al.Ramirez (15). LOB-Minnesota 5, Chicago 8. 2B-Mauer (14), Konerko (21), Viciedo (1). HR-Kubel (11), De Aza (3).

Minnesota Swarzak L,3-5 Al.Burnett Mijares Oliveros Chicago Z.Stewart Ohman W,1-3 Frasor H,13 Sale H,12 S.Santos S,28-32

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H

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6 0 3 1

8 0 0 0

6 0 0 0

BB SO 1 1 1 0

1 1 0 1

4 2/3 1/3 1 2 1

7 0 0 0 0

6 0 0 0 0

6 0 0 0 0

2 0 1 0 1

3 0 0 4 3

Mijares pitched to 1 batter in the 7th. HBP-by Swarzak (Konerko, Viciedo), by Al.Burnett (Beckham). WP-Z.Stewart. PB-Flowers. T-2:57. A-21,632 (40,615).

Away 36-33 33-35 Indians 6, Athletics 2 29-35 CLEVELAND — Carlos San29-39 tana and Jack Hannahan 32-38 hit two-run homers to help

Cleveland win its fourth in five games.

SCOREBOARD AMERICAN LEAGUE Detroit 2, Kansas City 1, 10 innings Cleveland 6, Oakland 2 Baltimore 6, Toronto 5, 10 innings N.Y. Yankees 5, Boston 2 Texas 2, Tampa Bay 0 Chicago White Sox 8, Minnesota 6 L.A. Angels 13, Seattle 6

NATIONAL LEAGUE Florida 6, N.Y. Mets 0 Philadelphia 9, Cincinnati 0 Washington 9, Atlanta 2 Houston 8, Pittsburgh 2 St. Louis 2, Milwaukee 1 Arizona 9, Colorado 4 L.A. Dodgers 8, San Diego 5 Chicago Cubs 5, San Francisco 2

UPCOMING American League TODAY’S GAMES Kansas City (F.Paulino 2-6) at Detroit (Porcello 12-8), 12:05 p.m. Minnesota (Diamond 0-2) at Chicago White Sox (Peavy 6-6), 1:10 p.m. Oakland (Harden 4-2) at Cleveland (Jimenez 2-1), 6:05 p.m. Toronto (H.Alvarez 0-2) at Baltimore (Jo-.Reyes 7-10), 6:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (P.Hughes 4-4) at Boston (Beckett 11-5), 6:10 p.m. Tampa Bay (Shields 12-10) at Texas (Ogando 12-6), 7:05 p.m. L.A. Angels (Haren 13-7) at Seattle (F.Hernandez 12-11), 9:10 p.m. THURSDAY’S GAMES Oakland at Cleveland, 11:05 a.m. Toronto at Baltimore, 11:35 a.m. Kansas City at Detroit, 12:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Boston, 6:10 p.m. Tampa Bay at Texas, 7:05 p.m. L.A. Angels at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.

National League

TODAY’S GAMES San Diego (LeBlanc 2-3) at L.A. Dodgers (Lilly 8-13), 2:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs (R.Lopez 4-5) at San Francisco (Bumgarner 8-12), 2:45 p.m. Florida (Volstad 5-11) at N.Y. Mets (Capuano 10-11), 6:10 p.m. Philadelphia (Cl.Lee 14-7) at Cincinnati (Willis 0-3), 6:10 p.m. Washington (Lannan 8-10) at Atlanta (D.Lowe 8-12), 6:10 p.m. Pittsburgh (Ja.McDonald 8-6) at Houston (Happ 4-15), 7:05 p.m. St. Louis (Westbrook 10-7) at Milwaukee (Wolf 11-8), 7:10 p.m. Colorado (Rogers 6-3) at Arizona (Collmenter 8-8), 8:40 p.m. THURSDAY’S GAMES Philadelphia at Cincinnati, 11:35 a.m. L.A. Dodgers at Pittsburgh, 3:05 p.m. St. Louis at Milwaukee, 3:10 p.m. Florida at N.Y. Mets, 6:10 p.m. Washington at Atlanta, 6:10 p.m.

LEAGUE LEADERS AMERICAN LEAGUE

G AB R H Pct. AdGonzalez Bos 132 538 90 184 .342 MiYoung Tex 134 533 67 179 .336 MiCabrera Det 134 477 86 156 .327 VMartinez Det 118 436 59 141 .323 Kotchman TB 119 406 36 130 .320 Konerko CWS 127 459 62 145 .316 DOrtiz Bos 119 428 71 134 .313 Ellsbury Bos 130 535 95 167 .312 Bautista Tor 122 424 94 132 .311 Pedroia Bos 131 518 84 159 .307 BATTING-AdGonzalez, Boston, .342; MiYoung, Texas, .336; MiCabrera, Detroit, .327; VMartinez, Detroit, .323; Kotchman, Tampa Bay, .320; Konerko, Chicago, .316; DOrtiz, Boston, .313. RUNS-Granderson, New York, 123; Ellsbury, Boston, 95; Bautista, Toronto, 94; Kinsler, Texas, 92; AdGonzalez, Boston, 90. RBI-Granderson, New York, 107; AdGonzalez, Boston, 103; Teixeira, New York, 100; Cano, New York, 96; Konerko, Chicago, 89; MiYoung, Texas, 87; DOrtiz, Boston, 86. DOUBLES-Zobrist, Tampa Bay, 43; Francoeur, Kansas City, 41; AGordon, Kansas City, 41; AdGonzalez, Boston, 39. HOME RUNS-Bautista, Toronto, 38; Granderson, New York, 38; Teixeira, New York, 35; MarReynolds, Baltimore, 31; NCruz, Texas, 28; Konerko, Chicago, 28; DOrtiz, Boston, 27. STOLEN BASES-Gardner, New York, 38; Crisp, Oakland, 37; Ellsbury, Boston, 36; RDavis, Toronto, 34; Andrus, Texas, 33; ISuzuki, Seattle, 33; BUpton, Tampa Bay, 27. PITCHING-Verlander, Detroit, 20-5; Sabathia, New York, 18-7; Weaver, Los Angeles, 15-7; Nova, New York, 14-4; Lester, Boston, 14-6; CWilson, Texas, 13-6. STRIKEOUTS-Verlander, Detroit, 218; Sabathia, New York, 201; FHernandez, Seattle, 195; Shields, Tampa Bay, 192; Price, Tampa Bay, 184; Weaver, Los Angeles, 168; CWilson, Texas, 165. SAVES-Valverde, Detroit, 39; MaRivera, New York, 35; League, Seattle, 32.

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

G AB R H Pct. JosReyes NYM 100 436 81 146 .335 Braun Mil 124 459 92 152 .331 Votto Cin 134 489 90 159 .325 DanMurphy NYM 109 391 49 125 .320 Kemp LAD 133 495 86 158 .319 Morse Was 121 425 59 135 .318 Pence Phi 126 499 67 156 .313 ArRamirez ChC 127 490 65 151 .308 Victorino Phi 102 403 79 124 .308 Tulowitzki Col 130 496 74 152 .306 BATTING-JosReyes, New York, .335; Braun, Milwaukee, .331; Votto, Cincinnati, .325; DanMurphy, New York, .320; Kemp, Los Angeles, .319; Morse, Washington, .318; Pence, Philadelphia, .313. RUNS-Braun, Milwaukee, 92; Votto, Cincinnati, 90; JUpton, Arizona, 87; Kemp, Los Angeles, 86; Pujols, St. Louis, 86. RBI-Fielder, Milwaukee, 102; Howard, Philadelphia, 102; Kemp, Los Angeles, 100; Tulowitzki, Colorado, 94; Braun, Milwaukee, 88; Votto, Cincinnati, 87; CGonzalez, Colorado, 86. DOUBLES-JUpton, Arizona, 36; Braun, Milwaukee, 35; Tulowitzki, Colorado, 35; Holliday, St. Louis, 33; CaLee, Houston, 33; Beltran, San Francisco, 32; Morse, Washington, 32; ArRamirez, Chicago, 32. HOME RUNS-Kemp, Los Angeles, 31; Pujols, St. Louis, 31; Stanton, Florida, 31; Berkman, St. Louis, 30; Uggla, Atlanta, 30; Fielder, Milwaukee, 29; Howard, Philadelphia, 29. STOLEN BASES-Bourn, Atlanta, 47; Kemp, Los Angeles, 35; JosReyes, New York, 35; Stubbs, Cincinnati, 35. PITCHING-IKennedy, Arizona, 17-4; Kershaw, Los Angeles, 17-5; Halladay, Philadelphia, 16-5; Gallardo, Milwaukee, 15-8; ClLee, Philadelphia, 14-7. STRIKEOUTS-Kershaw, Los Angeles, 212; Lincecum, San Francisco, 193; Halladay, Philadelphia, 191; ClLee, Philadelphia, 191; AniSanchez, Florida, 168. SAVES-Kimbrel, Atlanta, 40; Axford, Milwaukee, 40; BrWilson, San Francisco, 35.

Oakland

ab JWeeks 2b 4 Crisp cf 3 Matsui lf 4 Wlngh dh 4 Allen 1b 4 DeJess rf 3 Pnngtn ss 4 KSuzuk c 3 SSizmr 3b 3 Sweeny ph 1 Totals 33 Oakland Cleveland

r 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2

h 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 8

bi 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2

Cleveland

ab Carrer cf 4 Fukdm rf 4 ACarer ss 4 Thome dh 2 CSantn 1b 4 Duncan lf 2 Head pr-lf 1 Hannhn 3b 4 Donald 2b 4 Marson c 3 Totals 32 000 010 002 004

r h bi 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 6 10 6 001—2 00x—6

E-J.Gomez (1). DP-Oakland 1. LOB-Oakland 8, Cleveland 5. 2B-Pennington (20), K.Suzuki (23), Fukudome (10), Donald (3). HR-C. Santana (21), Hannahan (6). SB-Pennington (10). CS-J.Weeks (8), A.Cabrera (4). SF-K. Suzuki.

Oakland Cahill L,9-13 De Los Santos Fuentes Wagner Cleveland J.Gomez W,1-2 Durbin R.Perez Pestano

IP

H

R ER

BB SO

5 1/3 1/3 1 1/3 1

7 2 0 1

5 1 0 0

5 1 0 0

2 0 0 0

2 0 0 1

6 1 1 1/3 2/3

6 1 1 0

1 0 1 0

0 0 1 0

1 0 1 0

4 1 0 1

HBP-by Cahill (Duncan), by Durbin (J.Weeks). WP-Cahill. T-2:50. A-20,372 (43,441).

Orioles 6, Blue Jays 5, 10 innings BALTIMORE — Ryan Adams capped a two-run, 10th-inning rally with an RBI single for Baltimore. Toronto YEscor ss EThms lf Bautist rf Lind 1b Encrnc dh KJhnsn 2b Lawrie 3b Arencii c Wise pr McCoy cf Totals Toronto Baltimore

ab 4 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 0 4 37

r 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 0 5

h 1 2 1 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 9

bi 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 4

Baltimore

ab r h bi Hardy ss 5 0 1 0 Markks rf 3 0 0 0 AdJons cf 4 1 0 0 Guerrr dh 5 1 2 1 Wieters c 4 2 2 2 MrRynl 1b 3 1 1 0 Andino 3b 4 1 1 0 Reimld lf 3 0 2 0 Fox ph 1 0 1 1 RAdms 2b 5 0 2 1 Totals 37 6 12 5 030 000 001 1—5 020 110 000 2—6

One out when winning run scored. E-Cecil (1), Wieters (4). DP-Toronto 2, Baltimore 1. LOB-Toronto 10, Baltimore 11. 2B-E.Thames 2 (18), Hardy (23), Guerrero (21), Andino (17). 3B-K.Johnson (2). HR-Lawrie (6), Wieters (15). SB-Wise (1), McCoy (7). CS-McCoy (2). SF-Y.Escobar.

Toronto Cecil Carreno Camp Janssen Tallet L,0-1 BS,1-1 Baltimore Guthrie Ji.Johnson H,17 Gregg BS,6-25 Eyre W,1-0

IP

H

R ER

BB SO

6 1 1 1 1/3

8 1 1 0 2

4 0 0 0 2

4 0 0 0 2

2 1 2 1 2

4 0 0 0 1

6 2 1 1

6 1 1 1

3 0 1 1

3 0 1 1

2 0 3 1

5 1 0 0

HBP-by Guthrie (Lawrie). WP-Eyre. T-3:18. A-10,756 (45,438).

Yankees 5, Red Sox 2 Michael Young followed BOSTON — CC Sabathia with a double. snapped out of his Red Sox funk, striking out 10 in six in- Tampa Bay ab r h bi Texas ab r h bi Jnnngs lf 3 0 0 0 Kinsler 2b 4 0 0 0 nings to beat Boston for the Damon dh 4 0 0 0 Andrus ss 4 0 1 0 first time in five tries this sea- Longori 3b 4 0 0 0 JHmltn lf 4 1 2 1 Zobrist 2b 3 0 0 0 MiYong 3b 4 1 1 0 son and lead the New York Ktchm 1b 3 0 0 0 Napoli dh 3 0 1 0 BUpton cf 3 0 1 0 DvMrp rf 3 0 2 1 Yankees to a victory. Joyce rf 3 0 0 0 Torreal c 3 0 0 0 The win was the Yankees’ Shppch c 2 0 0 0 Morlnd 1b 2 0 0 0 Jaso ph-c 1 0 0 0 EnChvz cf 3 0 0 0 third in 13 games against their SRdrgz ss 1 0 1 0 AL East rival this season. Fuld ph 1 0 1 0 28 0 3 0 Totals 30 2 7 2 Boston still leads the division Totals Tampa Bay 000 000 000—0 Texas 000 002 00x—2 by one-half game. New York

ab Gardnr lf 5 Jeter ss 5 Grndrs cf 3 Teixeir 1b 4 Cano 2b 3 Swisher rf 3 ErChvz 3b 3 ENunez 3b 1 Posada dh 3 Cervelli c 3 Totals 33 New York Boston

r 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 5

h 1 0 0 0 2 3 2 0 0 1 9

bi 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 4

Boston

ab Ellsury cf 3 Scutaro ss 5 AdGnzl 1b 5 Pedroia 2b 5 D.Ortiz dh 4 Lowrie 3b 5 Crwfrd lf 4 Sltlmch c 4 DMcDn rf 3 Reddck ph 1 Totals 39 010 210 000 200

r h bi 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 13 100—5 000—2

DP-Boston 3. LOB-New York 7, Boston 16. 2B-Cano (36), Scutaro (14), D.Ortiz (35), Lowrie (13). HR-Cervelli (2), C.Crawford (10).

New York Sabathia W,18-7 Wade H,5 Logan H,8 R.Soriano H,16 Ma.Rivera S,35-40 Boston Lackey L,12-10 F.Morales Albers Aceves

IP

H

R ER

6 1/3 2/3 1 1

10 1 1 0 1

2 0 0 0 0

2 0 0 0 0

BB SO 2 1 0 1 0

10 0 2 0 1

7 1/3 2/3 1

7 2 0 0

5 0 0 0

4 0 0 0

4 0 0 0

3 0 0 0

HBP-by Ma.Rivera (Saltalamacchia), by Sabathia (Ellsbury), by Lackey (Cervelli), by Albers (Posada). WP-Sabathia. PB-Saltalamacchia. T-3:59. A-37,773 (37,065).

Rangers 2, Rays 0 ARLINGTON, TEXAS — Josh Hamilton hit a towering home run and Scott Feldman threw six scoreless innings in a spot start for AL Westleading Texas. Hamilton hit the first pitch of the sixth inning thrown by rookie right-hander Jeremy Hellickson (11-10) deep into a second deck of seats in right field. It landed an estimated 449 feet from home plate, his 19th homer, and broke a scoreless tie.

E-Longoria (10). DP-Tampa Bay 2, Texas 1. LOB-Tampa Bay 3, Texas 9. 2B-J. Hamilton (26), Mi.Young (37). HR-J.Hamilton (19). SB-Dav.Murphy (7). CS-B.Upton (9), S.Rodriguez (7).

IP Tampa Bay Hellickson L,11-10 6 J.Cruz 1 Howell 1 Texas Feldman W,1-0 6 M.Lowe H,11 2/3 D.Oliver H,13 1/3 M.Adams H,4 1 Feliz S,26-32 1

H

R ER

6 1 0

2 0 0

2 0 0

BB SO 4 1 0

4 1 1

2 0 0 0 1

0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0

1 0 0 0 1

4 0 0 1 0

J.Cruz pitched to 1 batter in the 8th. T-2:54. A-23,069 (49,170).

Angels 13, Mariners 6 SEATTLE — Mike Trout homered twice and drove in five runs to lead Los Angeles. Los Angeles ab r MIzturs 3b 4 1 Bourjos cf 4 1 HKndrc 2b 5 1 TrHntr rf 3 2 Branyn 1b 1 0 Trumo 1b-rf 3 3 V.Wells dh 2 1 BAreu ph-dh2 0 Trout lf 4 3 Aybar ss 4 1 BoWlsn c 5 0 Totals 37 13 Los Angeles Seattle

h bi 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 5 1 2 1 0 12 13

Seattle

ab ISuzuki rf 5 FGtrrz cf 3 Roinsn cf 2 Ackley 2b 4 Carp 1b 4 Olivo c 4 Seager 3b 3 C.Wells lf 4 W.Pena dh 3 Ryan ss 1 LRdrgz ph 1 Totals 34 010 380 000 200

r h bi 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 2 1 1 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 10 6 001—13 220—6

E-Ackley (5). DP-Los Angeles 2, Seattle 1. LOB-Los Angeles 5, Seattle 5. 2B-M.Izturis (30), Bourjos (23), B.Abreu (26), Aybar (27), Carp 2 (11). HR-Trout 2 (5). SF-M.Izturis, Seager.

Los Angeles J.Williams W,2-0 Cassevah R.Thompson Seattle A.Vasquez L,1-1 Gray Lueke Ruffin

IP

H

R ER

BB SO

7 1 1

7 3 0

4 2 0

4 2 0

2 0 0

6 0 0

4 1 3 1

7 2 1 2

8 4 0 1

7 4 0 1

3 3 0 1

1 1 0 1

A.Vasquez pitched to 4 batters in the 5th. HBP-by J.Williams (Ryan). WP-Cassevah, Ruffin. T-2:54. A-15,536 (47,878).

NATIONAL LEAGUE ROUNDUP

Nationals rip four homers off Braves Nationals 9, Braves 2 ATLANTA — Ryan Zimmerman had three hits, including a three-run home run, and Washington hit four homers to beat Jair Jurrjens and the Braves on Tuesday night in Atlanta. Michael Morse also had three hits, including a homer, while driving in three runs. Danny Espinosa and Laynce Nix also hit homers for Washington. Washington ab Dsmnd ss 5 Ankiel cf 5 Zmrmn 3b 5 Morse lf 5 L.Nix rf 4 Espinos 2b 3 Marrer 1b 3 Flores c 4 LHrndz p 3 JGoms ph 1 Grzlny p 0

Atlanta ab Bourn cf 4 Prado lf 4 McCnn c 4 Uggla 2b 3 C.Jones 3b 3 Fremn 1b 4 AlGnzlz ss 3 Heywrd rf 2 Jurrjns p 2 CMrtnz p 0 Hinske ph 1 Vizcain p 0 Kimrel p 0 Totals 38 9 12 9 Totals 30 Washington 011 031 Atlanta 010 000 r 1 0 3 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0

h 1 0 3 3 2 1 1 0 1 0 0

bi 0 0 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0

r h bi 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 2 300—9 100—2

E-McCann (5). DP-Washington 1, Atlanta 1. LOB-Washington 4, Atlanta 5. 2B-Zimmerman (17), Morse (32), L.Nix (15), L.Hernandez (1), Ale.Gonzalez (20). HR-Zimmerman (10), Morse (23), L.Nix (16), Espinosa (19). SF-Heyward.

IP Washington L.Hernandez W,8-127 Gorzelanny 2 Atlanta Jurrjens L,13-6 6 C.Martinez 1 Vizcaino 1 Kimbrel 1

H

R ER

5 0

2 0

2 0

3 0

1 2

8 3 1 0

6 3 0 0

6 3 0 0

2 0 0 0

3 2 3 2

T-2:44. A-16,674 (49,586).

BB SO

Phillies 9, Reds 0 CINCINNATI — Roy Halladay allowed a pair of hits in seven innings and drove in three runs with the second double of his career, leading Philadelphia to a victory over Cincinnati. Philadelphia ab Victorn cf 4 Polanc 3b 5 Utley 2b 4 Howard 1b 5 Pence rf 5 Ibanez lf 5 Ruiz c 3 WValdz ss 4 Hallady p 3 Gload ph 1 Lidge p 0 Schwm p 0

r 0 0 1 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0

h 1 0 1 2 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 0

bi 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 3 0 0 0

Cincinnati

ab BPhllps 2b 4 Renteri ss 4 Votto 1b 3 Bruce rf 3 Cairo 3b 3 Sappelt cf 1 Stubbs cf 2 LeCure p 0 Janish ph 1 FLewis lf 2 Ondrsk p 0 Frazier ph-3b2 Hanign c 4 Arroyo p 1 Alonso lf 1 Totals 39 9 11 9 Totals 31 Philadelphia 000 204 Cincinnati 000 000

r h bi 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 201—9 000—0

E-Cairo (4). LOB-Philadelphia 6, Cincinnati 8. 2B-Victorino (22), Halladay (2), Votto (30). HR-Howard 2 (29), Pence (17), Ibanez (17).

IP Philadelphia Halladay W,16-5 7 Lidge 1 Schwimer 1 Cincinnati Arroyo L,8-11 5 1/3 Ondrusek 1 2/3 LeCure 2

H

R ER

BB SO

2 1 1

0 0 0

0 0 0

2 1 0

9 1 1

8 2 1

6 2 1

5 2 1

2 0 1

2 1 0

HBP-by Halladay (Bruce). WP-Ondrusek. T-2:50. A-19,317 (42,319).

Marlins 6, Mets 0 NEW YORK — Javier Vazquez allowed only three singles in seven sharp innings for his first win in more than a month and the Marlins broke out of their funk with a five-run seventh to beat the Mets. Florida

ab Bonifac ss 5 Dobbs 3b 5 Stanton rf 4 Morrsn lf 3 Petersn lf 1 Infante 2b 4 GSnchz 1b 5 Camrn cf 5 J.Buck c 3 Vazquz p 3 JoLopz ph 1 Totals 39 Florida New York

r 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 6

h 1 0 3 1 0 1 2 2 0 1 0 11

bi 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 6

New York

ab JosRys ss 4 JuTrnr 2b 4 DWrght 3b 3 Duda rf 4 Pagan cf 4 Bay lf 4 Evans 1b 4 Thole c 3 Pelfrey p 2 Byrdak p 0 Harris ph 1 Totals 33 000 000 000 000

r h bi 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 501—6 000—0

E-Jos.Reyes (15). LOB-Florida 11, New York 7. 2B-Cameron (5). HR-Stanton (31). SB-Stanton (5), Jos.Reyes (35). IP

Florida Vazquez W,8-11 7 Mujica 2/3 M.Dunn H,13 1/3 L.Nunez 1 New York Pelfrey L,7-11 6 Byrdak 1/3 Igarashi 1 2/3 D.Carrasco 1

H

R ER

3 3 0 0

0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0

1 0 0 0

6 1 1 0

6 1 1 3

4 1 0 1

4 1 0 1

4 1 0 0

3 0 3 0

T-3:09. A-30,806 (41,800).

BB SO

Astros 8, Pirates 2 HOUSTON — Rookie Henry Sosa allowed two hits and struck out seven over six innings, Matt Downs got his league-leading 12th pinch-hit RBI and Houston beat Pittsburgh. Jose Altuve homered in the fifth against Charlie Morton (9-8) to tie it 2-2 and the Astros broke loose with six runs on a season-high seven hits in the sixth inning. Pittsburgh

ab Presley lf 4 JHrrsn 3b 3 DMcCt p 0 Resop p 0 dArnad ph 1 Walker 2b 4 AMcCt cf 4 GJones 1b 4 Paul rf 3 Cedeno ss 2 McKnr c 3 Morton p 1 BrWod 3b 1 Totals 30 Pittsburgh Houston

r 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2

h 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 4

bi 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

Houston Schafer cf Altuve 2b JMrtnz lf Ca.Lee 1b Bogsvc rf Pareds 3b Barmes ss Corprn c Sosa p MDwns ph Wrght p Michals ph Totals 001 000

ab 4 5 5 5 4 4 4 2 2 1 0 1

r 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0

h bi 2 0 2 2 3 3 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0

37 8 13 8 000 001—2 016 10x—8

LOB-Pittsburgh 3, Houston 11. 2B-Cedeno (24), Paredes (7). HR-A.McCutchen (20), Altuve (2). SB-Presley (5), Altuve (4), Paredes (3). S-Morton.

Pittsburgh Morton L,9-8 Leroux D.McCutchen Resop Houston Sosa W,2-2 W.Wright Myers

IP

H

R ER

BB SO

5 1/3 0 1 2/3 1

6 4 3 0

4 3 1 0

4 3 1 0

4 0 1 0

8 0 0 2

6 1 2

2 0 2

1 0 1

1 0 1

1 0 0

7 1 3

HBP-by Morton (Barmes). WP-Morton 2. Balk-Morton. T-2:51. A-21,750 (40,963).

Cardinals 2, Brewers 1 MILWAUKEE — Edwin Jackson pitched seven solid innings and singled home the go-ahead run to help the Cardinals beat the Brewers. St. Louis

ab Jay cf 2 Brkmn rf 4 Theriot 2b 1 Pujols 1b 2 Hollidy lf 4 Freese 3b 4 Rhodes p 0 Motte p 0 Rzpczy p 0 Salas p 0 Schmkr 2b-rf4 Furcal ss 4 YMolin c 4 EJcksn p 3 Descals 3b 1 Totals 33 St. Louis Milwaukee

r 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2

h 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 6

bi 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2

Milwaukee

ab C.Hart rf 4 Morgan cf 4 Braun lf 4 Fielder 1b 3 McGeh 3b 3 Counsll pr 0 YBtncr ss 4 HrstnJr 2b 3 Kotsay ph 1 Lucroy c 3 Marcm p 2 Loe p 0 Kottars ph 0 JoWilsn ph 1 Estrad p 0 Totals 32 000 020 000 001

r h bi 1 2 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 1 000—2 000—1

E-Hairston Jr. (11), Fielder (13). DP-St. Louis 2, Milwaukee 1. LOB-St. Louis 9, Milwaukee 6. 2B-C.Hart (16), Morgan (16). SB-Morgan (10). SF-Jay.

St. Louis E.Jackson W,4-2 Rhodes H,3 Motte H,17 Rzepczynski Salas S,23-28 Milwaukee Marcum L,11-5 Loe Estrada

IP

H

R ER

BB SO

7 1/3 2/3 0 1

6 0 1 0 0

1 0 0 0 0

1 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 1 1

3 0 1 0 0

7 1 1

4 0 2

2 0 0

0 0 0

3 0 1

4 2 1

Rzepczynski pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. WP-Marcum. T-3:12. A-42,384 (41,900).

Diamondbacks 9, Rockies 4 PHOENIX — Miguel Montero and Justin Upton each homered and drove in three runs, and Arizona beat Colorado. Colorado

ab Fowler cf 4 M.Ellis 2b 5 CGnzlz rf 5 Tlwtzk ss 5 Helton 1b 4 Wggntn lf 4 Kzmnff 3b 4 Iannett c 4 A.Cook p 1 Lndstr p 0 EYong ph 1 MtRynl p 0 Brothrs p 0 S.Smith ph 1 Belisle p 0 Totals 38 Colorado Arizona

r 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4

h 1 0 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13

bi 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4

Arizona Blmqst ss GParra lf J.Upton rf Monter c A.Hill 2b Overay 1b Cowgill cf Brrghs 3b Miley p RRorts ph Owings p Ziegler p DHrndz p Totals 100 003

ab 3 5 4 5 4 4 5 4 2 1 1 0 0

r 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

h bi 1 0 4 2 1 3 1 3 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

38 9 14 9 100 011—4 031 02x—9

E-Miley (1). DP-Arizona 1. LOB-Colorado 9, Arizona 10. 2B-C.Gonzalez (24), Helton (27), G.Parra (14). 3B-G.Parra (6). HR-Fowler (1), J.Upton (26), Montero (13). SB-Cowgill (3). CS-Iannetta (3). S-A.Cook.

Colorado A.Cook L,3-8 Lindstrom Mat.Reynolds Brothers Belisle Arizona Miley W,2-1 Owings Ziegler Da.Hernandez

IP

H

R ER

4 1/3 2/3 1 1 1

7 0 3 1 3

6 0 1 0 2

6 0 1 0 2

BB SO 2 0 1 0 0

6 1 2 2 2

6 1 1/3 2/3 1

9 3 0 1

2 1 0 1

2 1 0 1

1 0 0 0

3 1 1 2

HBP-by A.Cook (Bloomquist), Lindstrom (Overbay). T-2:59. A-20,231 (48,633).

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Dodgers 8, Padres 5 LOS ANGELES — Andre Ethier’s grand slam capped an eight-run second inning that included six walks by Tim Stauffer — three with the bases-loaded — to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres. San Diego

ab Venale cf 5 Bartlett ss 4 Guzmn 1b 4 Blanks lf 4 OHudsn 2b 4 Hundly c 3 Forsyth 3b 3 Cnghm rf 3 Spence p 0 AlGnzlz ph 1 Qualls p 0 Stauffr p 0 Bass p 1 Tekotte ph 1 Grgrsn p 0 Parrino rf 2 Totals 35 San Diego Los Angeles

r 0 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5

h 0 1 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9

bi 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5

Los Angeles Sellers ss Loney 1b Kemp cf JRiver lf Guerra p Ethier rf Miles 3b A.Ellis c JCarrll 2b Kuroda p Guerrir p Jansen p Oeltjen ph GwynJ lf Totals 000 080

ab 3 4 1 4 0 4 2 3 3 2 0 0 1 0

r 0 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0

h bi 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 3 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

27 8 7 8 004 100—5 000 00x—8

DP-San Diego 2, Los Angeles 1. LOBSan Diego 7, Los Angeles 8. 2B-Guzman 2 (16), Blanks (6), Parrino (1). HR-Blanks (7), O.Hudson (6), Ethier (11). CS-Miles (2). SF-Sellers.

IP San Diego Stauffer L,8-11 1 2/3 Bass 2 1/3 Gregerson 1 Spence 2 Qualls 1 Los Angeles Kuroda W,11-14 6 Guerrier 1 Jansen H,5 1 Guerra S,12-13 1

H

R ER

1 5 0 1 0

7 1 0 0 0

7 1 0 0 0

7 1 0 2 2

2 1 0 0 0

7 1 0 1

4 1 0 0

4 1 0 0

2 1 1 0

3 1 2 1

WP-Qualls. T-3:08. A-36,589 (56,000).

BB SO

Cubs 5, Giants 2 SAN FRANCISCO — Alfonso Soriano drove in two runs and hit one of the longest homers at AT&T Park to lead Chicago. Chicago

San Francisco ab AnTrrs cf 5 Kppngr 2b 5 Beltran rf 4 PSndvl 3b 4 A.Huff 1b 4 Belt lf 3 RRmrz p 0 DeRosa ph 1 Affeldt p 0 Fontent ss 4 CStwrt c 2 Rownd ph 1 Whitsd c 1 Vglsng p 1 MTejad ph 1 C.Ross lf 0 Totals 35 5 10 5 Totals 36 Chicago 012 000 San Francisco 000 010 SCastro ss Barney 2b ArRmr 3b C.Pena 1b ASorin lf Marml p Byrd cf Colvin rf Soto c Garza p Marshll p K.Wood p Campn lf

ab 4 4 4 3 5 0 5 3 3 4 0 0 0

r 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

h 1 0 1 1 2 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0

bi 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0

r h bi 0 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 9 2 200—5 100—2

E-Ar.Ramirez (11), S.Castro (23). DP-Chicago 1. LOB-Chicago 10, San Francisco 9. 2B-Colvin (8), Soto (24), Keppinger (16). 3B-S.Castro (9). HR-A. Soriano (24). SF-Barney.

IP Chicago Garza W,7-10 6 2/3 Marshall H,29 2/3 K.Wood H,20 2/3 Marmol S,31-39 1 San Francisco Vogelsong L,10-5 5 Mota 1 R.Ramirez 2 Affeldt 1

H

R ER

9 0 0 0

2 0 0 0

2 0 0 0

1 0 0 0

6 1 0 2

7 2 1 0

3 2 0 0

3 2 0 0

2 3 1 0

3 0 1 1

HBP-by Marmol (C.Ross). T-3:04. A-41,165 (41,915).

BB SO


PROS: KANSAS CITY

L AWRENCE J OURNAL -W ORLD

X Wednesday, August 31, 2011

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Royals stumble late on the road, lose 2-1 to Tigers By Noah Trister Associated Press Sports Writer

DETROIT — Ramon Santiago is one of the smallest players on the Detroit Tigers — a smooth fielder and fast runner, but nobody’s idea of a slugger. For the second time in less than three months, the 5-foot11 backup infielder gave the Tigers a victory with a big hit in extra innings. Santiago’s solo homer in the bottom of the 10th on Tuesday night lifted When: 12:05 Detroit to a p.m. today 2-1 victory Where: Detroit over Kansas City. Pitchers: On June F.Paulino (26) vs. Porcello 13, Santiago hit an RBI (12-8) triple in the 10th to give the Tigers a 2-1 victory over Tampa Bay in a game he entered as a defensive replacement. He came in as a pinchrunner in the eighth Tuesday but made his biggest contribution two innings later.

ROYALS VS. TIGERS

“I knew I hit it hard, but I was running as fast as I could because I wasn’t sure where it was going to end up,” Santiago said. “Once I saw it go out, I wanted to enjoy it, because you don’t get to do that very often.” Santiago’s homer off Aaron Crow (3-4) was only his fourth of the year. It enabled the first-place Tigers to stay five games ahead of the Chicago White Sox in the AL Central. Joaquin Benoit (4-3) pitched two innings for the Tigers, matching his longest outing of the season. Crow struck out Wilson Betemit with the bases loaded to end the ninth, but he got only one out in the 10th before allowing Santiago’s surprising homer over the right-field wall. “You like to see someone like Santi get a turn in front of the cameras. He’s the underdog on a team with guys like (Miguel) Cabrera and (Victor) Martinez,” Detroit manager Jim Leyland said. “He ran into a fastball and he hit it well. That wasn’t a paint scraper.” Detroit starter Doug Fister

BOX SCORE Tigers 2, Royals 1, 10 innings

Kansas City ab AGordn lf 4 MeCarr cf 3 Butler dh 3 Hosmer 1b 4 Francr rf 4 Mostks 3b 4 Giavtll 2b 3 Getz 2b 1 S.Perez c 4 AEscor ss 3

r 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

h 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0

bi 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Detroit

ab r h bi AJcksn cf 5 0 1 0 Ordonz rf 4 0 1 1 RSantg pr-2b 1 1 1 1 DYong lf 4 0 0 0 MiCarr 1b 4 0 1 0 VMrtnz dh 4 0 0 0 Avila c 3 0 0 0 JhPerlt ss 2 0 1 0 Raburn 2b-rf 3 1 1 0 Inge 3b 2 0 0 0 Betemt 3b 2 0 0 0 Totals 33 1 5 1 Totals 34 2 6 2 Kansas City 000 000 100 0—1 Detroit 000 000 010 1—2

One out when winning run scored. E-Moustakas (7). DP-Kansas City 1. LOB-Kansas City 4, Detroit 8. 2B-A.Gordon (41), S.Perez (5). HR-R.Santiago (4). S-Me. Cabrera. SF-Butler.

Kansas City Francis G.Holland BS,2-4 L.Coleman Crow L,3-4 Detroit Fister Coke Benoit W,4-3

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H

R ER

6 1/3 1 2/3 2/3 2/3

2 3 0 1

0 1 0 1

0 1 0 1

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2 1 1 1

7 2/3 1/3 2

4 0 1

1 0 0

1 0 0

0 0 0

6 1 3

Umpires-Home, Phil Cuzzi; First, Tom Hallion; Second, Bill Miller; Third, James Hoye. T-2:53. A-34,866 (41,255).

Fister settled for a no-decision after taking a perfect KANSAS CITY ROYALS SHORTSTOP ALCIDES ESCOBAR CAN’T GRAB a single by Detroit’s Austin game into the seventh. Jackson in the eighth inning on Tuesday in Detroit. The Tigers won, 2-1. Alex Gordon ended Fister’s bid with a double. Kansas City’s Jeff Francis “I felt like every time I sat Billy Butler eventually retired the first 18 hitters he faced. He ended up allowing allowed two hits in 61⁄3 score- down, I was right back up, drove him in with a sacrifice a run and four hits over 72⁄3 less innings in an impressive the way he was throwing,” fly to give the Royals a 1-0 innings and struck out six. pitchers duel. Francis said. lead. Paul Sancya/AP Photo

Chiefs feeling good (despite preseason woes) as training camp wraps up By Dave Skretta Associated Press Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, MO. — The Kansas City Chiefs were working on special teams Tuesday morning, specifically the field goal units, when Todd Haley’s voice cut through the air like a foghorn. Rookie linebacker Justin Houston was late getting on the field with the first team kick block unit, and Haley let him know it. Forget about the content of the message — the volume of his voice alone was enough to convey a sense of urgency as the Chiefs prepare for their final preseason game. “I felt like we’ve made improvements all along through training camp and

the preseason,” Haley said, “and I feel like we’re doing that again. And if we make improvements, then I’ll feel good.” Haley said the Chiefs have had perhaps their best week of training camp, even though it was a short one. After losing to St. Louis last Haley Friday, they had heavy practices Sunday and Monday and worked out again Tuesday. They’ll take today off except for a walk through, and then head to Green Bay to face the defending Super

Bowl champions on Thursday night. Along the way, Kansas City was forced to cut its roster to 80 players by Tuesday afternoon. After releasing seven Monday, the Chiefs reached their limit by putting offensive tackle Ryan O’Callaghan on injured reserve and waiving kicker Todd Carter. More decisions will have to be made soon. Haley and his staff will be able to evaluate the Packers game Friday before making final roster decisions. Teams must cut to 53 players by Saturday. Then it’s on to game week, with the Buffalo Bills coming to town for the season opener Sept. 11 at Arrowhead Stadium. “I really feel like we’ve

been able to stay on schedule as far as how we want to do things,” Haley said. “I’ve fought the urge to be reactionary and do things we hadn’t really planned on doing.” That’s taken some pretty solid self-control considering how poorly the Chiefs have performed in their first three preseason games. They were wiped out, 25-0, by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their opener, were trounced 31-13 by the Baltimore Ravens a week later, then watched the Governor’s Cup head back across the state when the Rams held on for a 14-10 victory last week. The Chiefs have played their starters sparingly with quarterback Matt Cassel

throwing all of 27 passes — and completing just 12. Running backs Jamaal Charles and Thomas Jones have combined for 15 carries and 60 yards, and top wide receiver Dwayne Bowe has four catches for 54 yards. Cassel said he’s bought into Haley’s deliberate approach to the preseason, which was thrown in flux by the NFL lockout. But even he acknowledged it would be nice to throw a few more passes Thursday night before the games start to count. “We’ve had three preseason games and you’re trying different stuff and all that,” Cassel said, “and we haven’t exactly pounded the rock like we did last year, and we’re still at this time trying

to get used to some new players that we have and go forward from there. “We’ll see,” he said. “Again, it comes down to game plan and what the coaches put together.” Haley wouldn’t reveal exactly how much he plans to play his first-string units at Lambeau Field, but he did say “our core guys will have a good amount of playing time.” That’s a departure from most Week 4 preseason games, when teams try to protect their starters from injuries. Haley also said he feels comfortable with the players currently on the roster, despite several apparent holes that could be addressed as other teams make their cuts.


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BIG 12 FOOTBALL

6B Wednesday, August 31, 2011

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Game week: Top questions facing each Big 12 squad Iowa State Week 1: Saturday vs. Northern Iowa, 6 p.m. Biggest question: How much early success will quarterback Steele Jantz have in the Cyclones’ system? Jantz, a junior college transfer, recently won the starting quarterback job over Jerome Tiller, who was declared academically ineligible and won’t play in 2011. Jantz is coming off a season in which he accumulated 3,676 total yards and 37 total touchdowns at City College of San Francisco. Of course, the competition will be just a bit more fierce in the Big 12. Iowa State’s non-conference schedule won’t offer much down time for Jantz, either. After opening at home to Northern Iowa, ISU will play host to Iowa on Sept. 10 and travel to Connecticut on Sept. 16. Welcome to Div. I, Mr. Jantz.

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Editor’s note: The following is an entry from Eric Sorrentino’s Conference Chatter blog, which follows features and trends in the Big 12, on KUsports.com. This time of year — more specifically this week — holds a certain amount of special sports significance across the country. Perhaps you’ll feel an added jolt of enthusiasm this week as you go about your daily routine. College football is upon us. The seven-month drought is over, and thankfully, we’re pretty much done hearing about fall practices and anything pertaining to the offseason. Yes, we’ve officially hit game week. The Big 12 will take part in its first game Friday, when Baylor plays host to No. 14 TCU, one year after the Horned Frogs destroyed the Bears, 45-10, in Fort Worth, Texas. Eight conference teams will jump into action Saturday, while Texas A&M will open its season Sunday. In the meantime, here are my top questions facing each Big 12 team before the season starts.

No. 1 Oklahoma Week 1: Saturday vs. Tulsa, 7 p.m. Biggest question: How will the absence of Travis Lewis, chosen as preseason Big 12 defensive player of the year, affect the Sooners and their quest for a national championship? Lewis, who broke his toe on Aug. 8, is expected to miss eight weeks. If that timetable holds, eight weeks from the time of injury would be Oct. 3. The good news: OU faces archrival Texas on Oct. 10 in Dallas. The bad news: The Sooners have a front-heavy schedule, with games at No. 6 Florida State on Sept. 17, and a home tilt against No. 21 Missouri on Sept. 24. Can OU remain undefeated in the time Lewis misses? Oklahoma is a factory for producing above-average Big 12 players at virtually every position on the field, but this injury came at an inopportune time. The Sooners are still trying to cope with losing senior linebacker Austin Box, who died in May because of a toxic mix of pain pills. No. 8 Texas A&M Week 1: Sunday vs. SMU, 6:30 p.m. Biggest question: How many games would the Aggies win in the SEC this season? Texas A&M reportedly notified the Big 12 late Monday night its intentions of withdrawing from the conference. Tuesday, Texas A&M denied that it sent the withdrawal letter. This will be a long, dragged-out process that should still result in A&M bolting. In a similar manner to Nebraska (Big Ten) and

Texas Week 1: Saturday vs. Rice, 7 p.m. Biggest question: The Longhorns’ record should be better than their abominable 5-7 showing from last year. But how many more victories will that equal? UT has new offensive coordinators (Bryan Harsin, previously at Boise State, Associated Press, John Young/Journal-World File Photos and Major Applewhite will CLOCKWISE, STARTING AT TOP LEFT, OKLAHOMA LINEBACKER TRAVIS LEWIS, OKLAHOMA STATE WIDE RECEIVER JUSTIN take over for Greg Davis), BLACKMON, KANSAS UNIVERSITY QUARTERBACK JORDAN WEBB and Missouri quarterback James Franklin will lead their Big 12 and a new defensive cosquads into action this season. Lewis injured his toe and will miss eight weeks. Blackmon is a legitimate Heisman Trophy conordinator (Manny Diaz, tender. Webb earned the starting quarterback job for KU after a difficult freshman season. Franklin has big shoes to fill in replacing previously at Mississippi current NFL quarterbacks and former Tigers Blaine Gabbert, Chase Daniel and Brad Smith. State, will take over for Will Muschamp). Colorado (Pac-12) last year, ask this question, based The coaching staff recentThis year seems to be as season. But is he up to the A&M’s announced departure good a year as any to acon Brown’s sky-high ceilly tapped junior quarterback challenge? should make for some super- complish something bigger. ing. Naturally, the 6-foot, Garrett Gilbert to be the starter. Gilbert must improve awkward matchups this 220-pound Tennessee Senior quarterback Brandon Kansas Week 1: Saturday vs. Mcseason with the Aggies still transfer seems to be the guy from his 10 touchdowns Weeden and junior wide against 17 interceptions one in the Big 12. A&M may take receiver Justin Blackmon are Neese State, 6 p.m. to replace Thomas, who year ago. Biggest question: Who the heat off Texas for one led the Big 12 in rushing the the most dangerous passGilbert’s help on the season as the Big 12’s most previous two seasons. But catch combo in America, the knows what state McNeese perimeter took a hit over despised team. Maybe not, Brown has not separated offensive line returns every- State is in? OK, I’ll move on to a seribut we’ll see. himself from the pack, which the summer when UT lost one and is known as the best Malcolm Williams (left team ous question (the answer If greener pastures await includes sophomore John in the conference, OSU’s to deal with family issues) is Louisiana for those who the Aggies in the SEC, then Hubert and junior college defense returns six starters and Marquise Goodwin best of luck, but their path transfer Angelo Pease. and the Cowboys draw Okla- didn’t know). Real question: How much to any kind of BCS appearBrown, a sophomore, was (took redshirt to focus on homa in Stillwater this year. maturity on the field will we the No. 1-ranked high school track and field after winning ance will take a mammoth What’s not to like? see from quarterback Jordan recruit in the country by Ri- national title in long jump). hit. A&M figures to be the “It’s very motivating. Gilbert has a No. 1 receiver Webb? second- or third-best team vals.com in 2009. Maybe he We all are striving to get in the making in sophoWebb went through his in the Big 12 this season. feels a sense of entitlement. there,” Blackmon told me share of freshman mistakes Without a Big 12 championPerhaps coach Bill Snyder is more Mike Davis, and Jaxon last month at Big 12 media Shipley, younger brother of in 2010. More interceptions ship game, the Aggies will just pushing the motivation days in Dallas, about breakUT career receiving leader be legitimate contenders to buttons. From the recent ing through and winning the (eight) than touchdowns (seven). Being sacked 21 take the Big 12 crown and reports I’ve seen, Brown has Jordan Shipley, has turned conference. “We all look at heads in summer and fall times in nine games. Only an automatic berth to a BCS the big picture. We think not been the clear-cut No. camps. Freshman Malcolm averaging 132.8 passing yards 1 running back in practice bowl game. about it every time we’re in Brown could be UT’s best per game. But what if A&M played KSU fans expected. He betthe weight room. We have running back since Jamaal How much difference in the SEC this year? Eight ter start getting on Snyder’s a big sign that says Big 12 Charles, and could help take will we see in 2011? With of 12 SEC teams are ranked good side. champs. That’s what we the pressure off Gilbert. to begin the season. Add an want to do. And that’s where an expected boost from UT’s defense will be solid. Baylor the running game and an SEC Championship game we’re trying to get.” But how much progress will Week 1: Friday vs. No 14 experienced offensive line, to the mix, and the path to the offense make? No. 21 Missouri TCU Webb enters a more favora BCS game just became a Week 1: Saturday vs. MiBiggest question: How able situation this season. whole lot more difficult for Texas Tech ami (Ohio), 11 a.m. much has the defense imHe has speedster Daymond the Aggies. Week 1: Saturday vs. Texas Biggest question: How proved from last year? Patterson back at receiver, More long-term stability State, 6 p.m. ready for the big-time is By now, Big 12 fans know along with a slew of promisin the SEC? Probably. But Biggest question: How ing, young targets looking to that Robert Griffin can move I’m not expecting the Aggies James Franklin? much more will the Red The sophomore will folthe Bears offense down the prove themselves. to play in many BCS games Raiders and second-year low a list of successful MU field. But the Bears couldn’t KU receivers caught only coming out of their new quarterbacks that went on stop anybody last season on coach Tommy Tuberville six touchdown passes last conference. to have careers in the NFL defense. BU ranked 114th out run the football than previyear. That should change No. 9 Oklahoma State ous Tech teams? (Brad Smith, Chase Daniel, of 120 Div. I teams in pass with a more developed and Week 1: Saturday vs. Tech’s strength on ofBlaine Gabbert). defense with 265.08 yards alexperienced Webb. Webb’s Louisiana-Lafayette, 6 p.m. fense, for a change, appears Franklin, though, doesn’t maturation could be directly lowed per game last year. Biggest question: Can have to be the focal point of Over the offseason, Baylor to come from pounding the tied to how many more vicOSU finally take the next football on the ground. All the offense with the Tigers’ hired new defensive coortories, if any, the Jayhawks step and win its first-ever five offensive linemen rereturning talent. Losing dinator Phil Bennett, who see this year after a dismal Big 12 Championship? left tackle Elvis Fisher to previously held the same po- turn, and TTU boasts three 3-9 showing in 2010. The Pokes never won or season-ending knee surgery sition at Pittsburgh. Bennett solid running backs in junior even represented the South Eric Stephens, senior Aaron certainly hurts, but Missouri Kansas State installed a new system, the Week 1: Saturday vs. East- 4-2-5 defense, in an attempt in the Big 12 Championship Crawford and true freshman will still return three of five game (back in the good old Ronnie Daniels. starters on the offensive line, ern Kentucky, 6 p.m. to put more speed on the Biggest question: Will days when there was one). The Red Raiders will still to go along with receiver T.J. field. How well BU picks up Bryce Brown exhibit a conThe Cowboys took a look to the air with junior Moe and tight end Michael the new defense will detersistent enough work ethic to mine how much success it significant step last year by quarterback Seth Doege and Egnew. be able to take over the reins has in the win column after going 11-2 and capturing the junior receiver Alex Torres, If Franklin steps in as a at running back from Daniel a 7-6 season in 2010 that saw but TTU doesn’t possess the most victories in a single caretaker who doesn’t turn season in program history. same depth at receiver as it the ball over, MU has a shot Thomas? the Bears make their first It seems foolish to even Clearly, they want more. at double-digit victories this bowl appearance since 1994. had in previous years.

No. 1 Oklahoma working toward own TV network By Jeff Latzke Associated Press Football Writer

NORMAN, OKLA. — While rival Texas has been rolling out its Longhorn Network, top-ranked Oklahoma has been working to expand its television capabilities, too. Reporters were given a tour Tuesday of the university’s SoonerVision HD production rooms that have been expanded through $5 million in improvements in recent years. With fiberoptic cables connecting the school’s athletic venues to side-by-side control rooms, Oklahoma plans to broadcast and webcast dozens more sporting events this year in high definition. “It allows us to do broad-

cast quality. That’s the thing I don’t think a lot of people realize is that five years ago our webcasts were one camera at a game, at a volleyball match, and we’re still doing some of that,” said Brandon Meier, the executive director of video production. “Now more of our webcasts are going to look like broadcasts that you’re going to see at home with all of the bells and whistles and the replays and the score bug. We’ve gone from the one-camera setup to the 32-person broadcast setup to make that happen.” The expansion is another

step toward the school’s ultimate goal of launching its own around-theclock network in a quickly expanding television marketplace for college sports. The Big Ten’s lucrative network is being joined by a series of Pac-12 channels and the Longhorn Network, created through a $300 million deal between Texas and ESPN. As compared to those endeavors, Oklahoma has a part-time network. It produces and broadcasts dozens of live basketball games and events from Olympic sports on television, and offers

other live sporting events through an online All-Access package that charges subscribers about $10 a month or $100 a year. Spokesman Kenny Mossman said eventually the university hopes to “dovetail” its online offerings into its own TV channel. Kansas State became the latest Big 12 school to launch a similar package Tuesday with the creation of its KStateHD.TV online channel. “I think every school is investigating an Internet distribution system,” Oklahoma State University President Burns Hargis said in a recent interview. “With the emergence and evolution of Internet television now, it probably behooves us all to

get very serious about an Internet network.” There’s still another big step from webcast of live events and on-demand content to the Longhorn Network’s offerings. “I think there’s a lot of programming that would have to be done to support a 24-hour channel, and it’s been nice for us to kind of grow in steps. So, this year we’ll focus on producing really quality TV broadcasts,” Meier said. “If next year whatever happens or years in the future, if there does happen to be a channel or a media partner, we have the ability to do the same thing — push them good content, whether it be in the studio shows or live games.”

Meier said Oklahoma’s facilities are up to date with advanced equipment. “If we were to someday launch a network like the Longhorn Network, there would still need to be a network hub,” Meier said. “This is really just for production of games and that sort of things. There is nothing that’s a master control for a TV station. While they aren’t bringing in $15 million per year like the Longhorn Network contract, the upgraded production facilities are a money maker for the Sooners. Just one example is that instead of paying an outside firm more than $100,000 to create a video for pregame football introductions, Oklahoma can now do it on its own.


SPORTS

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SCOREBOARD Kansas

Times TBA unless noted Sept. 3 — McNeese State, 6 p.m. Sept. 10 — Northern Illinois, 6 p.m. Sept. 17 — at Georgia Tech, 11:30 a.m. Oct. 1 — Texas Tech (homecoming) Oct. 8 — at Oklahoma State Oct. 15 — Oklahoma Oct. 22 — Kansas State Oct. 29 — at Texas Nov. 5 — at Iowa State Nov. 12 — Baylor Nov. 19 — at Texas A&M Nov. 26 — vs. Missouri in Kansas City, Mo., 11 a.m.

Lawrence High

Friday — SM West Sept. 9 — at Olathe South Sept. 16 — at Olathe East Sept. 23 — at Leavenworth Sept. 30 — SM East Oct. 7 — SM South Oct. 14 — at Olathe North Oct. 21 — Olathe NW Oct. 28 — at Free State

Free State

Friday — at Olathe South Sept. 9 — Leavenworth Sept. 16 — at SM South Sept. 23 — SM NW Sept. 30 — SM North Oct. 6 — at SM East Oct. 13 — at Olathe NW Oct. 21 — Olathe North Oct. 28 — LHS

Baker

Aug. 27 — Ottawa, 41-16 Sept. 3 — Peru (Neb.) Sept. 10 — at Evangel (Mo.) Sept. 17 — Central Methodist (Mo.) Sept. 24 — at Missouri Valley (Mo.) Oct. 1 — MidAmerica Nazarene Oct. 8 — at Avila (Mo.) Oct. 22 — Culver-Stockton (Mo.) Nov. 5 — Benedictine Nov. 12 — at Graceland (Iowa)

Haskell

Aug. 27 — at Trinity Bible (N.D.), 35-42 Sept. 3 — Tabor Sept. 10 — at Southern Nazarene (Okla.) Sept. 17 — at Bacone (Okla.) Sept. 24 — SW Assemblies (Texas) Oct. 1 — at Southwestern Oct. 8 — Quincy (Ill.) Oct. 22 — St. Francis (Ill.) Oct. 29 — Robert Morris (Ill.) Nov. 5 — at Waldorf (Iowa) Nov. 12 — Trinity Bible (N.D.)

NFL Preseason

AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF Miami 2 1 0 .667 61 New England 2 1 0 .667 88 N.Y. Jets 2 1 0 .667 60 Buffalo 1 2 0 .333 48 South W L T Pct PF Houston 3 0 0 1.000 77 Tennessee 2 1 0 .667 44 Jacksonville 1 2 0 .333 59 Indianapolis 0 3 0 .000 34 North W L T Pct PF Baltimore 2 1 0 .667 71 Pittsburgh 2 1 0 .667 65 Cincinnati 1 2 0 .333 34 Cleveland 1 2 0 .333 69 West W L T Pct PF Denver 2 1 0 .667 70 San Diego 2 1 0 .667 71 Kansas City 0 3 0 .000 23 Oakland 0 3 0 .000 41 NATIONAL CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF Dallas 2 1 0 .667 54 Philadelphia 2 1 0 .667 51 Washington 2 1 0 .667 63 N.Y. Giants 1 2 0 .333 54 South W L T Pct PF New Orleans 2 1 0 .667 78 Tampa Bay 2 1 0 .667 56 Carolina 1 2 0 .333 43 Atlanta 0 3 0 .000 52 North W L T Pct PF Detroit 3 0 0 1.000 98 Green Bay 2 1 0 .667 69 Chicago 1 2 0 .333 36 Minnesota 1 2 0 .333 40 West W L T Pct PF St. Louis 3 0 0 1.000 64 Arizona 1 2 0 .333 75 San Francisco 1 2 0 .333 27 Seattle 1 2 0 .333 51 Thursday’s Games Detroit at Buffalo, 5:30 p.m. Indianapolis at Cincinnati, 6 p.m. Baltimore at Atlanta, 6:30 p.m. N.Y. Giants at New England, 6:30 p.m. Dallas at Miami, 6:30 p.m. Tampa Bay at Washington, 6:30 p.m. St. Louis at Jacksonville, 6:30 p.m. Philadelphia at N.Y. Jets, 6:30 p.m. Cleveland at Chicago, 7 p.m. Kansas City at Green Bay, 7 p.m. Houston at Minnesota, 7 p.m. Tennessee at New Orleans, 7 p.m. Pittsburgh at Carolina, 7 p.m. Denver at Arizona, 9 p.m. San Francisco at San Diego, 9 p.m. Friday’s Game Oakland at Seattle, 9:30 p.m.

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Ernests Gulbis, Latvia, def. Mikhail Youzhny (16), Russia, 6-2, 6-4, 6-4. Jurgen Melzer (17), Austria, def. Eric Prodon, France, 6-2, 7-6 (4), 6-2. Donald Young, United States, def. Lukas Lacko, Slovakia, 6-4, 6-2, 6-4. Stanislas Wawrinka (14), Switzerland, def. Maximo Gonzalez, Argentina, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, 6-3. Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, def. Conor Niland, Ireland, 6-0, 5-1, retired. Juan Ignacio Chela (24), Argentina, def. Marinko Matosevic, Australia, 3-1, retired. Gilles Muller, Luxembourg, def. Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-4. Florian Mayer (26), Germany, def. Adrian Mannarino, France, 6-2, 6-0, 6-1. Nikolay Davydenko, Russia, def. Ivan Dodig (32), Croatia, 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-0, 2-6, 6-2. Jean-Rene Lisnard, Monaco, def. Olivier Rochus, Belgium, 7-6 (5), 6-2, 6-4. Fernando Verdasco (19), Spain, def. Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, 6-4. Steve Darcis, Belgium, def. Dmitry Tursunov, Russia, 6-7 (4), 4-6, 7-5, 6-1, 7-6 (0). Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, def. Pere Riba, Spain, 7-5, 6-0, 6-1. Nicolas Mahut, France, def. Robert Farah, Colombia, 3-6, 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-4, 6-0. Ivan Ljubicic (30), Croatia, def. Blaz Kavcic, Slovenia, 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-1, 7-5. James Blake, United States, def. Jesse Huta Galung, Netherlands, 6-4, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4. David Nalbandian, Argentina, def. Bobby Reynolds, United States, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-3. Rafael Nadal (2), Spain, def. Andrey Golubev, Kazakhstan, 6-3, 7-6 (1), 7-5. Women First Round Flavia Pennetta (26), Italy, def. Aravane Rezai, France, 6-1, 6-4. Gisela Dulko, Argentina, def. Rebecca Marino, Canada, 6-3, 6-3. Sabine Lisicki (22), Germany, def. Alona Bondarenko, Ukraine, 6-3, 6-3. Victoria Azarenka (4), Belarus, def. Johanna Larsson, Sweden, 6-1, 6-3. Angelique Kerber, Germany, def. Lauren Davis, United States, 7-6 (3), 6-3. Yanina Wickmayer (20), Belgium, def. Sorana Cirstea, Romania, 6-1, 7-5. Kaia Kanepi (31), Estonia, def. Tamarine Tanasugarn, Thailand, 6-4, 6-3. CoCo Vandeweghe, United States, def. Alberta Brianti, Italy, 7-5, 6-3. Mirjana Lucic, Croatia, def. Marina Erakovic, New Zealand, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4. Silvia Soler-Espinosa, Spain, def. Kimiko Date-Krumm, Japan, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (2). Akgul Amanmuradova, Uzbekistan, def. Tamira Paszek, Austria, 6-4, 6-2. Caroline Wozniacki (1), Denmark, def. Nuria Llagostera Vives, Spain, 6-3, 6-1. Jelena Jankovic (11), Serbia, def. Alison Riske, United States, 6-2, 6-0. Andrea Petkovic (10), Germany, def. Ekaterina Bychkova, Russia, 6-2, 6-2. Jelena Dokic, Australia, def. Olga Govortsova, Belarus, 6-3, 6-1. Francesca Schiavone (7), Italy, def. Galina Voskoboeva, Kazakhstan, 6-3, 1-6, 6-4. Roberta Vinci (18), Italy, def. IrinaCamelia Begu, Romania, 6-3, 6-4. Arantxa Rus, Netherlands, def. Elena Vesnina, Russia, 6-2, 6-4. Elena Baltacha, Britain, def. Jamie Hampton, United States, 2-6, 6-2, 5-1, retired. Zheng Jie, China, def. Vitalia Diatchenko, Russia, 4-6, 7-5, 6-2. Shahar Peer (23), Israel, def. Sania Mirza, India, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-1. Ana Ivanovic (16), Serbia, def. Ksenia Pervak, Russia, 6-4, 6-2. Simona Halep, Romania, def. Li Na (6), China, 6-2, 7-5. Alize Cornet, France, def. Casey Dellacqua, Australia, 7-5, 6-0. Jarmila Gajdosova (29), Australia, def. Iveta Benesova, Czech Republic, 7-6 (5), 7-5. Svetlana Kuznetsova (15), Russia, def. Sara Errani, Italy, 7-5, 6-1. Sloane Stephens, United States, def. Reka-Luca Jani, Hungary, 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (3). Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, def. Mathilde Johansson, France, 6-2, 4-6, 7-5. Mona Barthel, Germany, def. Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (32), Spain, 6-3, 6-4. Vania King, United States, def. Greta Arn, Hungary, 6-1, 6-4. Pauline Parmentier, France, def. Daniela Hantuchova (21), Slovakia, 6-2, 6-3. Petra Cetkovska, Czech Republic, def. Evgeniya Rodina, Russia, 1-6, 6-1, 6-2. Chanelle Scheepers, South Africa, def. Anne Keothavong, Britain, 7-5, 6-3. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (17), Russia, def. Anna Tatishvili, Georgia, 6-2, 6-2. Petra Martic, Croatia, def. Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, Czech Republic, 5-7, 6-3, 6-4. Michaella Krajicek, Netherlands, def. Eleni Daniilidou, Greece, 3-6, 7-6 (4), 6-1. Serena Williams (28), United States, def. Bojana Jovanovski, Serbia, 6-1, 6-1. Doubles Men First Round Rohan Bopanna, India, and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi (5), Pakistan, def. Robby Ginepri and Rhyne Williams, United States, 6-1, 2-6, 6-2. Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski (6), Poland, def. Michael Shabaz and Ryan Sweeting, United States, 4-6, 6-2, 6-1. Robert Lindstedt, Sweden, and Horia Tecau (7), Romania, def. Bradley Klahn and David Martin, United States, 6-4, 6-4. Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes (4), India, def. Alexandr Dolgopolov, Ukraine, and Albert Ramos, Spain, 7-6 (8), 6-4. Mark Knowles, Bahamas, and Xavier Malisse (15), Belgium, def. Jack Sock and Jack Withrow, United States, 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-1.

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Tuesday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York Purse: $23.7 million Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men First Round Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (11), France, def. Yenhsun Lu, Taiwan, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. Sergei Bubka, Ukraine, def. Andreas Haider-Maurer, Austria, 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4. David Ferrer (5), Spain, def. Igor Andreev, Russia, 2-6, 6-3, 6-0, 6-4. Potito Starace, Italy, def. Michael Berrer, Germany, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2. Marsel Ilhan, Turkey, def. Frank Dancevic, Canada, 6-3, 6-2, 1-0, retired. Igor Kunitsyn, Russia, def. Matthias Bachinger, Germany, 2-6, 1-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-4.

Tuesday at Osawatomie DeSoto def. Osawatomie 25-12, 25-20; def. Wellsville 25-19, 25-21.

BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES-Reinstated LHP Troy Patton from the restricted list. Designated LHP Mark Hendrickson for assignment. CHICAGO WHITE SOX-Sent RHP Philip Humber and C A.J. Pierzynski to Charlotte (IL) for injury rehabilitation assignments. CLEVELAND INDIANS-Optioned 1B Matt LaPorta to Columbus (IL). Recalled RHP Jeanmar Gomez from Columbus. OAKLAND ATHLETICS-Selected the contract of RHP Neil Wagner from Sacramento (PCL). Optioned RHP Graham Godfrey to Sacramento. Sent RHP Bruce Billings out-

right to Sacramento. Announced LHP Jerry Blevins cleared waivers and was optioned to Sacramento. TEXAS RANGERS-Placed OF Nelson Cruz on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 29 and RHP Darren O’Day on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 25. Recalled OF Leonys Martin from Round Rock (PCL). Purchased the contract of RHP Mark Hamburger from Round Rock. Released RHP Ryan Tucker. TORONTO BLUE JAYS-Signed RHP Roberto Osuna, OF Wuilmer Becerra, OF Jesus Gonzalez, RHP Manuel Cordova, RHP Alberto Tirado, RHP Yeyfry Del Rosario and LHP Jairo Labourt. National League SAN DIEGO PADRES-Recalled OF Blake Tekotte from San Antonio (Texas). Optioned RHP Erik Hamren to Tucson (PCL). Midwest League QUAD CITIES RIVER BANDITS-Announced RHP Seth Maness and OF Edgar Lara were transferred to the team from Palm Beach (FSL) and OF Mike O’Neil was transferred to the team from the GCL Cardinals. Announced RHP Cale Johnson was transferred to Johnson City (Appalachian). Can-Am League PITTSFIELD COLONIALS-Traded INF Eddie Lantigua to New York (NYSL) for future considerations. FOOTBALL National Football League BALTIMORE RAVENS-Placed RB Matt Lawrence on injured reserve. BUFFALO BILLS-Released LB Brad Jefferson. CAROLINA PANTHERS-Placed G Geoff Schwartz, TE Gary Barnidge, WR David Gettis and OL Zack Williams on injured reserve. Waived/injured QB Tony Pike and G Duke Robinson. Released LS Chris Massey. CLEVELAND BROWNS-Claimed OL Oniel Cousins off waivers from Baltimore. Placed G Eric Steinback on injured reserve. GREEN BAY PACKERS-Released WR Antonio Robinson, LB K.C. Asiodu and G Adrian Battles. JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS-Waived DE Marc Schiechl and C Bradley Vierling. KANSAS CITY CHIEFS-Placed OT Ryan O’Callaghan on injured reserve. Released K Todd Carter. NEW ORLEANS SAINTS-Released DE Alex Brown. Signed K John Kasay. NEW YORK GIANTS-Placed DT Marvin Austin on injured reserve and WR Ramses Barden and C Adam Koets on the reservephysically unable to perform list. Waived/ injured WR Duke Calhoun. NEW YORK JETS-Released P Chris Bryan, K Nick Novak and WR Courtney Smith. OAKLAND RAIDERS-Placed LB Travis Goethel on injured reserve. Waived FB Bryson Kelly, WR Damola Adeniji, WR Steve Goulet, OL Ben Lamaak, OL Lou Eliades, S Josh Bullocks and DT Derrick Hill. SAN DIEGO CHARGERS-Released C David Binn. SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS-Released WR Tyler Beiler, OT Donovan Edwards, G Nick Howell, WR Kevin Jurovich, LB Scott McKillop, P Sam Paulescu, RB Seth Smith. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS-Released DT Jay Alford and S Rickey Thenarse. ST. LOUIS RAMS-Waived/injured, S Mikail Baker, DT Jermelle Cudjo and CB Dionte Dinkins. WASHINGTON REDSKINS-Waived/injured WR Malcolm Kelly. Canadian Football League WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS-Signed OL Justin Sorensen to the practice roster. Indoor Football League IFL-Announced that addition of the Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Titans franchise beginning in the 2012 season. HOCKEY National Hockey League PHILADELPHIA FLYERS-Signed F James van Riemsdyk to a six-year contract extension. LACROSSE National Lacrosse League MINNESOTA SWARM-Re-signed T Rich Morgan to a one-year contract. Signed F Pat Saunders and D Nik Bilic to two-year contracts. SOCCER Major League Soccer NEW YORK RED BULLS-Loaned D Tyler Lassiter to Carolina (NASL) for the remainder of the NASL season. COLLEGE NCAA-Suspended Miami junior DL Olivier Vernon six games, junior S Ray Ray Armstrong and sophomore TE Dyron Dye four games apiece, and senior QB Jacory Harris, senior LB Sean Spence, senior WR Travis Benjamin, junior DL Marcus Forston and junior DL Adewale Ojomo one game each for accepting extra benefits from third parties. AUGUSTA STATE-Named Jamie Quarles men’s assistant basketball coach. BROWN-Promoted TJ Sorrentine to men’s associate head basketball coach. ILLINOIS-Suspended junior LB Ashante Williams indefinitely after he was charged with drunken driving. MIAMI-Suspended senior WR Aldarius Johnson indefinitely for a violation of team rules. SC-UPSTATE-Named Audrey Church women’s assistant golf coach. TUSCULUM-Named Andy Collins assistant baseball coach.

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Veritas ready to defend state football crown By Nick Nelson nnelson@ljworld.com

Veritas Christian’s football team is coming off its most successful season in the school’s history, but you wouldn’t know in talking to coach Doug Bennett. Bennett, who led the Eagles to an undefeated season and the Kansas Christian Athletic Association state championship last year, enters this season with the same mind-set as his previous 10 seasons as coach. “It’s a great memory, but they don’t give us any points for last season,” Bennett said. After losing 11 of 16 starters, including first-team all-state running back Nate Scott and first-team all-state receivers Ethan Kay and Ethan Scott, Bennett said Veritas would need to rely less on big plays and more on driving the ball down the field. “Last year we had such a potent offense and such speed that ... we probably averaged three or four plays a drive and we were in the end zone just because we had some big playmakers,” Bennett said. That’s not to say the Eagles don’t have a few big playmakers returning — emphasis on “big.” Bennett said his team’s strengths would be size and power, both on the front line and in the backfield. Right guard Bryce Boland, a junior, is 6-foot-3, 241 pounds, and received all-state honorable mention for his work on the defensive line last year. Newcomer Chris Bolinger is

6-2, 229 at left guard. They intend to protect two other big-time guys — seniors Nick Bennett, a second-team all-state quarterback and coach Bennett’s son, running back Preston Randall, who collected honorable mention all-state linebacker accolades last year. Both are around 6-1, 190. “I think there is a lot of excitement for this senior class,” Bennett said. “They’ve proven that they can have success with last year’s great class. I don’t think they necessarily feel pressure as much as they are just excited to go out and prove themselves and what they’re capable of doing.” While Bennett is approaching Friday’s opening matchup against non-conference foe Steelville (Mo.) the same as any other during his tenure, there is at least one difference — it will be the last season opener in which he will coach his son.

“I’m trying to savor every moment. I was going into this week realizing there was just nine weeks plus the postseason left to be that close to him on the football field,” Bennett said. When asked if another championship was too much to ask for after losing so much talent, Bennett said that was the goal, but there’s plenty of work left. “The schedule is a little tougher this year ... our non-league opponents. That should be a lot of fun for these guys to find out how good we might be able to be, but try not to put too much focus on winning another state championship, although it’s definitely on our mind,” Bennett said. “I think we have a lot of things we have to get better at to even have a chance to repeat as state champion.” Veritas will travel to Steelville, Mo., to take on the Cardinals at 7 p.m. Friday.

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September is National Food Safety Education Month and we’re joining with the nonprofit Partnership for Food Safety Education to share “Food Safety Mythbusters.” Here are some myths with the facts to help you know how to help reduce your risk of foodborne illness: Myth: Freezing foods kills harmful bacteria that can cause foodborne illness. Fact: Bacteria can survive freezing temperatures. Freezing is not a method for making foods safe to eat. When food is thawed, bacteria can still be present and may begin to multiply. Cooking food to the proper internal temperature is the best way to kill harmful bacteria. Use a thermometer to measure the temperature of cooked foods. Myth: I don’t need to wash my produce if I am going to peel it. Fact: You should wash fresh fruits and vegetables, including those with skins and rinds that are not eaten, under running tap water just before eating, cutting or cooking. Harmful bacteria could be on the outside of the produce. If you peel or cut it without first washing it, the bacteria could be transferred to the part you eat. Wash delicate produce such as grapes or lettuce under cool running water. Blot dry with a clean cloth towel or paper towel. Rub firmskin fruits and vegetables under running tap water or scrub with a clean produce brush. Never use detergent or bleach to wash fresh fruits or vegetables. Packaged fruits and vegetables labeled “ready-to-eat” or “washed” do not need to be re-washed. Myth: Plastic or glass cutting boards don’t hold harmful bacteria on their surfaces like wooden cutting boards do. Fact: Any type of cutting board can hold harmful bacteria on its surface. Regardless of the type of cutting board you use, it should be washed and sanitized after each use. Solid plastic, tempered glass, sealed granite, and hardwood cutting boards are dishwasher safe. However, wood laminates don’t hold up well in the dishwasher. Once cutting boards of any type become excessively worn or develop hard-to-clean grooves, they should be discarded. Myth: Locally-grown, organic foods will never give me foodborne illness. Fact: Any food, whether organic or conventional, could become unsafe with illnesscausing foodborne bacteria at any point during the chain from the farm to the table. Myth: Leftovers are safe to eat until they smell bad. Fact: Most people would not choose to eat spoiled, smelly food. However, if they did, they would not necessarily get sick. This is because there are different types of bacteria, some of which cause illness in people and others that don’t. The types of bacteria that do cause illness do not affect the taste, smell or appearance of food. For this reason it is important to freeze or toss refrigerated leftovers within 3-4 days. If you are unsure of how long your leftovers have been sitting in the refrigerator, don’t take the risk — when in doubt, throw it out. Myth: Lemon juice and salt will clean and sanitize a cutting board. Fact: Sanitizing is the process of reducing the number of microorganisms that are on a properly cleaned surface to a safe level to reduce risk of foodborne illness. Lemon juice and salt will not do this. To clean your cutting board, first wash it with hot water and soap. Then follow the recommendations above for sanitizing and drying. It is important to clean and disinfect — just because a surface looks clean, doesn’t mean it is free of diseasecausing bacteria. lander and rinsing it with water will remove bacteria like Salmonella. Fact: Rinsing chicken in a colander will not remove bacteria. In fact, it can spread raw juices around your sink, onto your countertops, and onto

ready-to-eat foods. Bacteria in raw meat and poultry can only be killed when cooked to a safe minimum internal temperature, which for poultry is 165 degrees F, as measured by a food thermometer. Save yourself the messiness of rinsing raw poultry. It is not a safety step and can cause cross-contamination. Myth: You should not put hot food in the refrigerator. Fact: Hot foods can be placed directly in the refrigerator. A large pot of food like soup or stew should be divided into small portions and put in shallow containers for quicker cooling in the refrigerator. If you leave food out to cool and forget about it, then toss it! Food is not safe to eat after sitting out at room temperature for more than two hours. Bacteria grow rapidly in the “danger zone” between 40 degrees and 135 degrees. Always follow the “twohour rule” — eat perishable foods or refrigerate them within two hours at a refrigerator

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temperature of 40 degrees or below. And, if perishable food is left out in a room or outdoors where the temperature is 90 degrees or higher, food should be refrigerated or eaten within just one hour — or discarded after one hour has passed. — Susan Krumm is an Extension agent in family and consumer sciences with K-State Research and Extension-Douglas County, 2110 Harper St. She can be reached at 843-7058.


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load it up on Friday, except for some of the perishable items,” says Hawley, who uses his truck as his official tailgate vehicle. “I’ll load those up on Saturday morning and go out.” As for the food, Flory says that if barbecue competitions have taught him anything, it’s to do the work early so you’re not scrambling. “I think preparation on tailgating is key. You can do it two or three days ahead of time,” Flory says. “Hell, the longer something marinates, the better it’s going to taste. I’ve never tasted something and gone, ‘Damn, I marinated it too long.’” Don’t do it all yourself. Even if you’re a control freak, you’re going to need someone’s help with something. Whether that’s setting up, food prep, food purchasing, or offsetting the cost. Make sure everyone who is coming has a role, a side dish, a few dollars to spare, so that it doesn’t become overwhelming. Hawley says he usually brings enough meat, alcohol and other basics that tailgaters are covered if someone forgets one thing or another, but he says his group still sets up a loose system of give and take with guests bringing food to share and beer to go in a communal cooler. What isn’t taken from the beer cooler just gets brought back the next week. Langford says the group also started a tip jar last year to make it easier on everyone involved. “A lot of times it seemed like Theron was the one getting most of the food products, and so we would just throw money in a jar then,” Langford says.

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able bread or baked good. You can pick from a myriad of fresh cheeses, a seafood counter to rival Pike’s and a produce section that brings me to tears. Once, I think I counted more than 20 different varieties of apple alone. And there are tasting stations everywhere. Central Market also boasts a deli of inventive food made to order. There is a giant counter of prepared foods, or “home meal replacements,” as I like to call them. You can buy fresh ingredients already chopped and measured in “kits” so you can just go home and throw them in the pot for soup. Gelato, homemade pizza, several aisles of bulk grains, candy and — get this — salts are among the offerings. Oh, and there’s a liquor store in there, with experts standing by to help you select the right wine or beer for the meal you’re preparing to prepare. It’s dizzying. And I want each thing more than I wanted the last thing we saw. I’m sure it has nothing to do with their fabulous signage. On this particular trip, I’d been lollygagging through the produce, popping bites of pineapple and fresh orange into Johnny’s mouth, and then I rounded the corner to the fish counter. The Market happened to be celebrating its annual Hatch Chili Festival, so behind me was a woman handing out samples of pork with hatch chili stuffing and hatch chili crab cakes. Yes, please. Oh, and some of that dip, too. Meanwhile, Amy was standing at the fish counter, wide-eyed over the bargain price of a whole red snapper. She pointed at the prices. “Wha?” “Well,” I said, “It won’t be filleted or cleaned or anything. You just get that giant fish.” I figured we’d have to take it home and have our brother clean it, but just then this man, I’ll call him a fish monger, because I can, said “No, no. I’ll do it for you.” “Wha??” So Amy selected a fish, and this nice man deboned it (no extra charge), and cut it just right so that we could fill it full of herbs and whatnot, and roast that sucker for dinner. We were planning on beef fajitas, and we figured it wouldn’t be bad to add a little fish to the mix. Red snapper fajita? Yes, please.

like a running game clock. If time runs out and you haven’t scored your entree, you’re in trouble. Our experts break down how to attack each sort of game worth tailgating. The morning game: Games with 11 a.m. kickoffs can be tricky for tailgating. It’s easy to do breakfast treats like sausage/egg/cheese/veggie biscuit sandwiches, breakfast burritos and griddle-friendly pancakes, french toast and eggs. But the trick is making sure that the whole crew is actually getting up that early and will be ready to eat. Hawley suggests being ready for more than just breakfast, so you don’t have hungry nonbreakfast eaters showing up at halftime or after the game looking for food that’s not there. “We do a lot of breakfasttype stuff and we’ll usually get there and set up, and do a breakfast before the game and then come out at halftime and do a quick lunch with hot dogs or hamburgers or something quick that we can cook,” Hawley says. “And then sometimes we’ll hang out and cook after the game, too.” The early afternoon game: These are a staple for football lovers. And they also make it a bit easier to plan for than games before noon. Flory suggests that if you don’t have a ton of time to smoke meat, just take anything and wrap it in bacon. Seriously. He says the most popular tailgate bites he makes are bacon-wrapped cheesy peppers and baconwrapped shrimp. “Cut a jalapeño in half, put some cheese in it, wrap bacon around it — it doesn’t take long,” Flory says. “Another great one is, and this is always a crowd pleaser, is baconwrapped shrimp. You want to talk about easy. Go to the store, buy yourself already peeled and deveined shrimp. Wrap a

The fish dude had explained to us not to lop off the head and throw it away, since the best meat of all is in the cheeks.

piece of bacon around it and everybody’s like, ‘Oh my God, what did you do?’” The night game: This game time gives the tailgater the most menu options, but it can also be a bit stressful if you have other weekend duties like yard-work or errands before game time. If you don’t? This would be the time to do something big like roast a pig on a spit. “It seems like the first couple of nonconference games are usually those late games, we’ll try to do something bigger, something a little more timeconsuming,” says Hawley, who is planning on doing an 80-pound pig this year. “We’ll smoke meat — something that can sit there the whole day.” The weeknight game: Depending on the work schedules of those tailgating, these can either be about as normal as any weekend game or they can be much more condensed. Hawley says that if he’s off from his job as a firefighter the day of a weeknight game, he’ll just prepare everything as normal. If he’s not, the group will just do something simple and quick like hotdogs on the grill. If you’re unsure what to make or are even just overwhelmed by the whole idea of tailgating, just go with your gut and keep it simple, says Hawley. “Start small. Get out there, get your tent and your chairs, just get set up, maybe don’t try to do too much,” Hawley says. “For a while I think we were doing maybe too much, and I wouldn’t say that we’ve scaled back, but some things aren’t quite as complicated as before. We were doing frozen drinks and things like that out there and sometimes that’s just a lot of work to do all that.” — Staff writer Sarah Henning can be reached at 832-7187.

Fajita Fish Rub 4 tablespoons chili powder 2 tablespoons cumin 2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoons cracked black pepper a pinch of cayenne pepper Then, I squeeze some lime juice over the whole thing, and popped him in a 325 degree oven for about an hour. The fish dude had explained to us not to lop off the head and throw it away, since the best meat of all is in the cheeks, so when the fish came out of the oven, we just sort of attacked him and pulled the fish like you would pork, head and all. You’re not going to get a nice giant steak off of a fish cleaned this way. But since we were wrapping it in a fajita tortilla, that was just fine. I tried to pay my nephew $10 bucks to eat the eye, but alas, he’s smarter than all that nonsense. — Read more Flying Fork at Lawrence.com.

When I grew up, my grandma cooked sweet corn in a pot of boiling water on the stove. I always thought it was delicious, but I’m thankful that when it comes to cooking sweet corn now, there are other flavorful techniques.

Pork and Pineapple Kabobs 1/2 cup barbecue sauce 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh rosemary 1 pound boneless pork chops, cut into 1-inch pieces 1 cup fresh pineapple chunks (1 inch) 1 cup green pepper squares (1 inch) 1/2 cup red onion chunks (1 inch) Mix first 3 ingredients. Reserve 1/4 cup sauce for later use. Pour remaining sauce over chops in shallow dish. Turn chops over to coat both sides of each. Refrigerate 15 min. to marinate. Heat barbecue to medium-high heat. Remove meat from marinade. Discard marinade. Thread meat onto 8 skewers alternately with pineapple, peppers and onions. Grill 12 to 14 min. or until meat is done, turning occasionally and brushing with reserved sauce. — Recipe from www. kraftrecipes.com.

Sliders 1 1/2 to 2 pounds ground round Salt and pepper to taste 8 small buns Extra virgin olive oil 4 leaves romaine or green leaf lettuce 1 large tomato, sliced 1/4 small red onion, thinly sliced Preheat the grill. Divide and gently shape the meat into 8 small patties. Season liberally with salt and pepper. Grill meat to desired doneness, about 4 minutes

Out of the husk: Pull away all husks and de-silk each ear as directed above with a damp cloth. Grill for 15-20 minutes or until kernels are nicely charred. Better Buttering: My family discovered that placing a big pat of butter on a slice of bread is the way to go. Simply run the ear of corn up and down the bread works like a charm because the bread holds the butter in place and by the time you’ve buttered all your ears of corn, that pat of butter is softened and ready to spread. For added fun this summer, try a flavored butter. Below is one of my all-time favorites. Enjoy!

Microwave This is my favorite fast option, if we need just a few ears of corn for a quick meal. A single ear in the microwave requires a zap on full power for 4 minutes. For each additional ear, add 1 minute of cooking time. The key here is not to overload the microwave by cooking more than three to four ears at a time. Be sure to turn the ears over half-way through Chef Alli’s Lime the cooking time. It’s important to micro- and Curry Butter wave your corn in the husk. 1/2 teaspoon chicken base This ensures those kerpaste nels will be moist and ten1/2 cup unsalted butter der. Once the ears are fully 1 teaspoon dried dill cooked, all that corn silk Zest of 1 lime and the husk will literally 1 teaspoon curry powder “sweep” right off as you pull 1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt it away, using your hot pads Freshly ground black pepper, to handle. to taste In the oven A great way to cook a lot of corn, IF you don’t mind turning on your oven this time of year. Lay the ears of corn, in the husks, across a baking sheet. Go ahead and make a couple layers, it works fine. Just remember to rotate the ears from top to bottom, turning each one over as well, halfway through the cooking time. Place the loaded baking sheet into an oven, preheated 350 degrees for 35-40 minutes. On the grill This way is the most fun, and definitely the most flavorful because of the delicious, smoky, charring. No matter which way you grill the corn (in the husk or with it removed) preheat your grill to medium-high heat. In the husk: Peel the husks back, but leave intact. De-silk each ear by using a clean, moist cloth, gently rubbing the length of each ear. Spread butter over each ear, then pull the husks back up and over. Grill the corn, uncovered, for 25-30 minutes, turning every once in awhile.

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Baby Back Barbecue Ribs 3 pounds pork baby back ribs 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1 tablespoon paprika 2 teaspoons garlic powder 1 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/2 cup water 1 cup barbecue sauce Heat grill to medium heat. Place half the ribs in single layer on large sheet heavy-duty foil. Mix sugar and seasonings; rub half evenly onto both sides of ribs. Bring up foil sides. Double fold top and one end to seal packet. Add 1/4 cup water to packet through open end. Double fold remaining end, leaving room for heat circulation inside. Repeat to make second packet. Grill 45 minutes to 1 hour or until ribs are done. Remove ribs from foil; discard foil. Return ribs to grill; brush with barbecue sauce. Grill 15 minutes, turning and brushing occasionally with remaining sauce. — Recipe from www. kraftrecipes.com.

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I managed to get out of there this time without any baggies of salt infused with chilies, or any little pots of jam or even a jar of Texas salsa. I was too busy staring at the fish package, and shooting photos to bother with actually making a purchase. You see, that’s the thing about Central Market. Yes, you can make fabulous things at home with the wares you purchase, but 90 percent of the draw is the experience of being there. It’s electrifying, at least, if you are a dork like me and you’d rather pick out a snapper than a new dress. We came home and dressed that fish. It’s easy, as it turns out. The fish monger had pulled out the skeleton, which my sister said looked just like in the cartoons, and he’d made deep cuts horizontally along both sides. On the advice of the fish monger, we laid the fish out on a cookie sheet with a lip (the only thing big enough to hold him), and stuffed all those slashes with garlic cloves, shallots and slices of limes. Then I made a rub, and generously covered the beast first with olive oil, then the spice rub. It was a 6 pound fish, so I needed quite a bit of volume.

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The basics Stake out your spot and know your timeline. The first rule of tailgating: Find your spot. If you’re doing the KU games, know that if you don’t have a parking pass, you’ll have to get there extra early to find a worthy patch of grass or blacktop near Memorial Stadium. Tim Flory, a pro barbecue competitor with Lawrence’s Crimson and Blue BBQ team, has tailgated at KU games, Chiefs and Royals games, and even at a NASCAR race. He says there’s no point in tailgating if you get there close to game time, can’t get a spot or feel stressed and rushed because you pulled in late. “Don’t get there 45 minutes before the game and try to get your grill going,” Flory says. “Make sure you give yourself plenty of time to have fun and enjoy the atmosphere and people walking by saying, ‘Hey, what are you cooking?’” Prep ahead of time. This goes for both food and supplies. Before going to bed on Friday night, Hawley does his rounds to make sure his tailgating supplies — tent, chairs, grill, gear — are ready to go. “I usually have everything in my garage and just kind of

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Recipes for adding sizzle to your tailgating traditions 1⁄2 pound sweet potatoes, peeled and chopped 1⁄2 pound white potatoes, peeled and chopped 8 garlic cloves, peeled and chopped 1 bay leaf 6 tablespoons shredded parmesan cheese 2 large eggs (beaten) 4 portobello mushrooms (large) 3 tablespoons salted butter 3 teaspoons olive oil 1⁄2 cup chopped red onion 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley 1 teaspoon minced fresh rosemary

12 ounces fresh spinach, chopped Salt & pepper to taste Cook all potatoes, 1/2 of the minced garlic, and bay leaf in large saucepan of boiling salted water until very tender, about 12 minutes. Drain; discard bay leaf. Return potatoes to pot. Mash until smooth; cool slightly. Mix in 3 tablespoons cheese. Season with salt and pepper. Whisk in eggs. Wash and remove portobello mushroom stems and chop finely. Heat 2 tablespoons butter in large skillet over medium-high heat. Add mushroom stems, remainder of the minced garlic and onion. Saute 5 minutes. Stir in parsley and rosemary (if you cannot find fresh rosemary, substitute 1/4 teaspoon dried rosemary). Season with salt and pepper.

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y sister, Amy, and I thought that I should come and visit her in Dallas before my baby turned two, since kids under 2 can fly free. Plus, she dangled a “my husband has some points to burn on American” carrot, and I decided, possibly against my better judgement, to brave the airport alone with my toddler. It would be worth it, of course, for many reasons. Actually, I could count about 5 million reasons, and they’re all lining the shelves of my place of worship: Central Market. (And seeing family and loved ones, that would be nice too.) When I visit my sister, she asks what I want to do, but always adds “... besides go to Cen- I’d say that tral Market, Central Market that is.” Be- is a grocery cause, really, that is all store, but that I want to do. would be the I go to her grossest unhouse to do derstatement four things: chat and of my life. catch up Yes, you can with her and buy groceries her family; loll about; there, but they go to Cen- aren’t your tral Market; run-of-the-mill eat. And not groceries. The necessarily in that or- items on their shelves are der. J o h n n y specialties. and I made it to Dallas, just a little worse for the wear. Our plane was delayed several hours so we were tired little pups when we actually crawled in bed at 1 a.m. I was up bright and early the next morning, putting on my shoes and asking when we leave for The Market while everyone else was still munching breakfast and rubbing sleep out of their eyes. You see, Central Market is (and as much as I abhor this phrase, I’m going to use it in this one instance) a foodie’s paradise. Central Market has eight locations, all in Texas (dang it). The stores are huge. Each one is over 75,000 square feet. That, my friends, is big. I’d say that Central Market is a grocery store, but that would be the grossest understatement of my life. Yes, you can buy groceries there, but they aren’t your run-of-the-mill groceries. The items on their shelves are specialties. I’m pretty sure you cannot purchase a Coke at Central Market. But you can purchase the freshest meats from trained professionals at the meat counter that stretches for what seems like a country mile. You can purchase any imaginPlease see FORK, page 9B

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DRIVER, Wholesale greenhouse has an opportunity for a part-time driver with a CDL A or B and good MVR. 15-20 hrs/wk, but more hours during peak seasons. Some heavy lifting is required (40-50 lbs). Routes are local KC metro. Ideal for a retired local driver. Call 913-301-3281 Ext. 229 for application.

Place your ad

ANY TIME OF DAY OR NIGHT WorldClassNEK.com

is seeking part & full time medication aides & licensed practicing nurses for 7PM - 7AM shift Submit Application to: 1216 Biltmore Drive Lawrence, KS 66049 jobs@neuvanthouse.com Fax:785-856-7901 For more information see our website www.neuvanthouse.com Neuvant House of Lawrence is a Tobacco Free Campus. EEO/ADA Compliant KanEquip, Inc. Open Positions include service managers (Dodge City, KS and Wamego, KS locations) and experienced technicians. Competitive salary & excellent benefits. www.kanequip.com or 785-456-2083 ext. 193

Riley County, KS Responsible for installing and maintaining all traffic control devices utilized to direct and protect the motoring public traveling the county-wide highway system. Responds to emergencies to repair signs and traffic lights damaged by acts of vandalism, storm damage, and traffic accidents. Hiring pay range is $15.20-$16.80 per hour for this full time position. Applicants for safety sensitive positions who receive a conditional offer of employment must submit to a drug test. Applications are accepted at the Riley County Clerk’s Office, 110 Courthouse Plaza, Manhattan, KS 66502, or online www.rileycountyks.gov Riley County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

SINGLE COPY DRIVER Lawrence Journal-World is hiring for a part-time Single Copy Driver. Responsible for distributing newspapers to machines and stores in Lawrence and surrounding communities. Candidates must be flexible and available to work between the hours of 10:00 p.m.–6:00 a.m. daily. Ideal candidates must have a stable work history; able to work with minimal supervision; reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license and safe driving record; and ability to lift 50 lbs. We offer a competitive salary, mileage reimbursement, employee discounts and more! Background check, preemployment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to hrapplications@ljworld.com. EOE

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in print and online. WorldClassNEK.com Lawrence Humaine Society is hiring a Veternary Care Supervisor. Tech degree required. Please apply in person at 1805 E. 19th St.

Our Team is Waiting to Meet You!

Get set for an exciting future. Long term, short- term, and full-time flexibility. Please join us for a Career Fair on: Thursday, September 1st 10 am to 2pm Lawrence Workforce Center 2540 Iowa Street Suite R •General Plant Labor •1st & 2nd Shifts •$9.00 hour •Background/Drug Screen •Med/Dental/Vision/401K Apply today and work tomorrow!

EOE

Roy’s Wine & Spirits now hiring for Part Time help. Apply in person at: 721 Wakarusa Drive, Suite 107 Lawrence. 785-842-3344 Will winter your stock house in North Dakota for $1.60 per day. In groups of 50 to 300 til calving. 701-754-2605 or 701-321-2134. Pius Wald

Drivers: Regional openings! Ask About $400 Orientation Bonus! CDL-A OTR Exp. Req. Koch Trucking: 1-800240-9101.

Seeking toddler and preschool teachers for morning floating position. Email resumes to: info@ lawrencemontessorischool.com

Wed., Aug. 24, 2011 Tues., Sept. 13, 2011 Closes at 10:00 AM

General

Airport Lineman & Receptionist position.

Personal Property 1969 Chevy Pick up, Lg. Selection NIB gifts, Antique & vintage furn., Antique & Vin- Driverstage, Household Items: Pottery, China & Glassware & Transportation Collectibles. Christmas: Lg. Selection of Santa Clauses & “You got the drive, We Christmas Decorations, Tools have the Direction” OTR & Misc. Drivers APU Equipped Pre-Pass EZ-pass Estate of Pets/passenger policy. Janice S. Marcum Newer equipment. 100% NO touch. 1-800-528-7825

Neosho County Resident $637.00 Kansas Resident $658.00 Out of State Resident $739.00 For info. call Jan at 620-431-2820 ext. 541

THANK YOU

The family of Shawn Frevele wish to thank everyone who came to our aid then evening our son went to meet his Heavenly Father. Thanks to the Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Dept., Fire Department, Brian and Calvin Quesinberry. Your kindness can’t be expressed enough. Thanks to Father Mark, Paul Mast, Lynette Hayes, Choir, Jim Stuke, Wilma Plake, Kaley Somers and Michael Mast for the Beautiful Mass. A special thanks to the Ladies of Sacred Heart Altar Society for the wonderful lunch they served to so many friends and family. Shawn loved each and everyone, as we do. Thanks to all his friends who kept him company during his long illness. He loved company and all your calls & taking him out now and then, etc.

GUNS: 15 Rifles, Shotguns, & 1 Revolver. CLOCKS: 25 Mantel clocks - Ingraham, Gilbert, Gilbert 1807, Sessions, Seth Thomas, Plymouth, Ansonia, Sessions #43, Mission Oak grandfather & wall clock. All clocks are old and in excellent condition. TOOLS: Craftsman; Delta; Porter Cable; Ridgid; & many other nice clean wood working tools. COINS: 500+ lots of all types of good coins, some stamps, & bank notes.

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AdministrativeProfessional

WEB PRODUCER (part-time)

The Lawrence Journal-World is seeking a part-time Web Producer to work with reporters, editors, photographers and contributors to create and update multimedia content for company websites and social media platforms. Ideal candidates will have a bachelors in journalism or related degree; at least one year of newsroom, print or on-line publication copy editing experience; experience using Adobe Suite, HTML and content management systems; possess sound news judgment; strong design skills, strong attention to detail and organizational skills; and ability to work under pressure in a deadline-driven environment. Must be available to work afternoons between Noon and 6 p.m. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to hrapplications@ljworld.com. Background check, preemployment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. EOE

GRAPHIC DESIGNER The World Company, a fast-paced, multi-media organization in Lawrence, Kansas, is looking for a Graphic Designer for our Creative Services Division. Designer will be responsible for developing and executing design solutions in collaboration with our sales team for our advertisers who have print and online product needs. Ideal candidate will have at least three years of design experience; education and/or training in graphic design or related field required; strong creative sense of style and trends; demonstrated creative conceptualization skills and strong visual design application for print and basic web graphics; able to work effectively and efficiently under tight deadlines; manage projects independently; ability to take direction as well as make sound creative decisions based on project specifications; strong organizational skills with keen attention to detail; ability to follow through and track deliverables from start to finish; collaborative, upbeat demeanor and enthusiastic attitude with excellent communications skills; must work well as a team with internal clients, project managers, and business leads, as well as other members of our media sales team; and strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator & Flash on a Mac platform required. To apply submit a cover letter, resume and a link to your portfolio to hrapplications@ljworld.com by September 2, 2011. We offer an excellent benefits package including health, dental, 401k, paid time off, employee discounts and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. EOE

DIGITAL PREPRESS SPECIALIST The World Company, a forward-thinking media company in Lawrence, Kansas has an opening for a Digital Prepress Specialist. Specialist will be responsible for the nightly production of electronic newspaper pages to be generated for printing of the World Company print products and commercial projects. Shift hours will vary slightly based on workload, but must be available to work between the hours 4 p.m. to 3 a.m. MondayFriday. Periodic overtime is required. Successful candidates will have at least one year experience with In-Design, Quark, Adobe Acrobat, and Photoshop in Mac format with ability to troubleshoot and correct electronic files; strong attention to detail; and can handle multiple projects under demanding deadlines. Previous newspaper prepress experience is preferred. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs, stand for long periods of time and frequently bend and twist. We offer an excellent benefits package including health, dental, 401k, paid time off and the opportunity to live and work in a desirable Midwestern community. Background check, preemployment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to hrapplications@ljworld.com. EOE


2C #E%&ES%(), (U-UST 31, 2011 Health Care Office-Clerical Leasing Associate

Community Living Opportunities is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping adults and children with severe developmental disabilities achieve personally satisfying and fulfilling lifestyles

for a busy Lawrence apt. complex. Part-time or full time. Must be organized, punctual, energetic, & willing to work evenings and weekends. Reliable transportation is required. Apply in Person at: 1501 George Williams Way Lawrence, KS 66047

Part-Time

Teaching Counselors

Qualifications include: Must be at least 21 years of age; Minimum of high school diploma Or GED; Operation of motor vehicle; Current and valid driver’s license; Experience working with persons who have disabilities a plus.

Parkway Terrace

Apts.

2340 Murphy Drive

1 & 2 BRs Nice kitchens, large bedrooms and closets, convinent to all services.

Red Oak Apts. 2408 Alabama

1 & 2 BRs, water paid, on the bus route $450 - $510/mo. All units - deposits -$300

Now hiring for the following positions: Offering flexible schedules for day and night positions, affordable benefits, and the chance to make a difference in the life of someone else every day!

Apartments Unfurnished

Call Today 785-841-1155

Part-Time Staff

K-State Research and Extension, Wyandotte County. Position is 15 hours per week, $12.00 per hour. This position will work with third through sixth grade youth in an afterschool program. Application and job description is available at: 1216 N. 79th Street, KC KS. Applications will be taken until September 16, 2011. EOE

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Leasing for Summer & Fall

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1, 2, & 3 Bedrooms Clubhouse lounge, gym, garages avail., W/D, walk Schools-Instruction in closets, and 1 pet okay. AIRLINES ARE HIRING - 3601 Clinton Pkwy., Lawrence Train for high paying Avia785-842-3280 tion Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if 2BR & 1BR, 925 Alabama. www.clokansas.org qualified - Job placement Central Air, Wood Floors. or call 785-865-5520 EOE assistance. CALL Aviation 2BR, $675 & 1BR, $425/mo. Institute of Maintenance. Avail. Now. 785-842-7644 888-248-7449. 2BR — 1017 Illinois. 2 story, Medical Assistant ALLIED HEALTH career 1 bath, CA, DW. $570/mo. needed full time for training - Attend college No pets. Call 785-841-5797 Internal Medicine prac100% online. Job place- www.rentinlawrence.com tice. Office experience ment assistance. Compreferred. Competitive puter available. Financial 2BR — 2412 Alabama in wage & benefits. Aid if qualified. SCHEV cer- 4-plex. 1 bath, CA, washer Complete application at tified. Call 800-481-9409 & dryer. No pets. $470/mo. Call 785-841-5797 or forward resume to: www.CenturaOnline.com Reed Medical Group 2BR - 3503 W. 7th Court, 2 ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE 404 Maine St. story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D from Home. *Medical Lawrence, KS 66044 hookup, garage, 1 pet ok. *Business *Paralegal, $650/mo. 785-841-5797 *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job placement as- 2BR - 415 W. 17th, laundry Medical Receptionist sistance. Computer availa- on site, wood floors, off-st. Full time, front desk posi- ble. Financial Aid if quali- parking, CA. No pets. $500tion in busy dermatology fied. Call 888-220-3977 $550, water pd. 785-841-5797 practice. Must know www.CenturaOnline.com scheduling, billing, insur2BR — 725 W. 25th, In 4ance, and type at least 40 plex, CA, W/D hookup, offLittle Learners wpm. Call 785-842-2368 Now hiring full time and st. parking. $410-$420/mo. Mon. - Fri. 8:30AM - 5PM. part time Teacher Assist- No pets. Call 785-841-5797 ants. Experience in a li- 2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, censed center preferred. 1st floor, DW. $490/month. Competitive salaries, No pets. Call 785-841-5797 NURSES health insurance, & 401K. www.rentinlawrence.com 913-254-1818. (Private Duty) 2BR avail. now, very nice Earn up to & quiet, DW, W/D, off st. Trade Skills parking. $585/mo. No pets. 785-423-1565, 785-841-4035 per hr.

RNs & LPNs $23

Minimum 1 year experience required. Trach experience helpful for some cases.

NATURAL BREEZE REMODELING is looking for quality minded individuals with framing, finish & job mgmt. skills. Good wages and great benefits. Must have tools, phone, vehicle, experience & references 785-749-1855 EOE.

2BR in 4 plex, excellent Location at 1104 Tennessee. Near downtown & KU. CA, no pets, $490. 785-842-4242 2BR, lower in 4-plex, 1725 Tennessee. $475/mo. Has DW. Quiet & clean. No pets. Avail. now. 785-371-4343

Last One Left!!

941 Indiana - 2BR 1 bath $650/mo. 785-841-4935

Downtown & Campus

2 & 3 Bedroom Apts 1133 Kentucky St., Lawrence

785-749-7744

Toll Free (866) 498-2888 www.carestaf.com Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist CHT: ARC has immediate openings in our Topeka KS clinic. Sign on bonus available, CEU reimbursement, Med, Dental & Vision benefits, PTO & more benefits avail. Current KS license preferred. Contact Tonya Knoettgen 913-831-2721 or tknoettgen@arcpt.com www.arcpt.com

Hotel-Restaurant Milton’s Coffee

Now hiring 1 FT Server, 1 PT pizza cook, & weekend host Apply within, ask for Alan at 920 Mass. Lawrence

Management

Field Manager Trainer

Apartments Unfurnished

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1BR units w/CA, W/D, off-St. parking. Avail. now. Central location, near KU. $575/mo. w/utils. paid. 785-843-5190 1BRs — 622 Schwarz. CA, laundry, off-street parking, gas & water paid. $435/ mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 Great location 1/2 block to KU at 1034 Mississippi. Energy efficient 1BR (Big BR) with private parking. Avail. now. $475/mo. No pets. Call Neil 785-423-2660 1BR, 1/2 block to KU. Reserved parking, ALL UTILS. PAID. $500/mo. 785-842-7644 www.gagemgmt.com 2BR — 2406 Alabama, bldg. 10, 2 story, 1.5 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage, $570. No pets. 785-841-5797

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1 & 2 BRs from $390/mo. Call MPM for more details at 785-841-4935

First Management, a locally owned Property Cedarwood Apts Mgmt Company has an 2411 Cedarwood Ave. immediate opening for a Beautiful & Spacious Field Manager Trainer. Some overnight travel. 1 & 2BRs start at $400/mo. Requires supervisory ex- * Near campus, bus stop * Laundries on site perience, strong clerical skills, including excel * Near stores, restaurants spreadsheets, 10 key by * Water & trash paid. touch, & general adminis4BR duplex - start at $795 trative skills. Must have CALL TODAY (Mon. - Fri.) minimum 3 years manag785-843-1116 ing employees. We offer a competitive 1 & 2BR for avail. now. Next salary package with to KU, Jayhawk Apts. 1130 health, dental, and 401K. W. 11th St. No pets. $500 Email resumes to: jobs@ $575/mo. Call 785-556-0713 firstmanagementinc.com Or fax to 785-830-9011 1 & 2BRs, $435 - $550/mo. NW location close to shopping & bus route. No pets. Avail. Aug. 1st. 785-865-8699 Kitchen Manager needed for large child development center. Full time position starting as soon as possible. Req. commercial cooking experience, recordkeeping and experience supervising staff. Contact Hilltop Child Development Center, 1605 Irving Hill Rd., Lawrence 66045, 785-864-4940 or ppisani@ku.edu for application information. EOE

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A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE

Move-in Special for 1BRs Only one of each left: 2BR Apt.& 2BR Townhome

VILLA 26 APARTMENTS

Quiet, great location on KU bus route, no pets, W/D in all units. 785-842-5227 www.villa26lawrence.com

PROPERTY MANAGER needed for 69 unit apt. community in Topeka. Mon. - Fri., some weekends and emergency oncall after hours required. Experience with Microsoft Office preferred. Previous leasing, marketing, & sales experience very helpful. We offer a competitive salary package with health, dental, 401K. Send resumes to: jobs@ firstmanagemetinc.com or fax to (785)830-9011

Office-Clerical CSR/Production Assistant Shawnee Copy Center has a CSR/Production assistant position available. Must be familiar with the printing and copy processes. Please send your resume to Bill@sccink.com No walk-in or phone calls please. Leasing Agent needed for Apt. complex. Needs marketing experience, excellent people skills on phone & in person, and be able to multi-task. Critical thinking & attention to detail is a must. Full time position, benefits avail.. Please fax resume to 913-583-9868.

2BR, 900 sq. ft., balcony, Heat & water paid, Easy walk to school or downtown, $630/mo., $300 deposit.

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Studios - 1708 W. 5th, all elect, plenty of parking, AC, laundry. $410. water/cable paid. No pets. 785-841-5797

Duplexes

• Pet Friendly • Lg. closets - lg. kitchens • Huge private balconies • Swimming pool • W/D or hookups in some • 2 & 3Bedrooms • Close to KU Campus

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ASHBURY TOWNHOMES Near K-10, W/D hookups & fenced courtyard. 2BR & 3BRs Available

Eudora Studios - 3 BRs Only $300 Deposit

W/D in Units, Pet Friendly!

Greenway Apartments 1516 Greenway, Eudora 785-542-2237

LUXURIOUS TOWNHOMES * 2 BR, 1,300 sq. ft. * 3 BR, 1,700 sq. ft. * Kitchen Appls., W/D * 2-Car Garage * Small Pets Accepted Showings By Appointment

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PARKWAY 6000

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• 3 Bedroom, 2 bath • 2 car garage w/opener • W/D hookups • Maintenance free Call 785-832-0555 2BR - Appealing open plan, or after 3PM 785-766-2722 shady patio, W/D hookup. Perfect for KC commuters! Saddlebrook Townhomes $585/mo. Call 785-841-4201 Luxury 2BR, 2 Bath with 2BR on cul-de-sac, 1301A W/D and 1 Car Garage. Michigan Way. Large yard Quiet West side Area w/patio, CA, W/D hookup. 625 Folks Rd., 785-832-8200 $650/mo. Call 785-691-7400

Houses

& Moving Sale

1+ Acre, 4BR, bath & 3/4, CA & CH, sun room, deck, attached 2 car garage, country kitchen w/fireplace, & loft. Beautiful view! $1,100 /mo. 2 miles east of Tonganoxie. Call 913-526-3163

Bo-Ridge Apartments

2 & 3BR units

Call 785-838-9559

Income restrictions apply Students welcome Sm. Dog Welcome EOH

Sunrise Place Sunrise Village

Apartments & Townhomes 2 & 4BRs Available NOW

½ OFF Deposit

All Units: Pool, on KU bus route, DW, & microwave 2BR Apts. - $200 OFF near KU, laundry facilities 837 MICHIGAN 4BR Townhomes-$400 OFF W/D, FREE wireless internet 660 GATEWAY COURT

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2626 Arkansas

Sat. Sept. 3: 9AM-5PM Sun. Sept. 4: 12PM-4PM

HUGE SAVINGS! FINAL WEEK!

Every piano is on sale thru Sept 3rd. Don’t miss out on these Smokin’ Hot Deals!

Lg. 1 & 2BR now avail. Well 1-800-950-3774 maintained, quiet, modern bldg. Year lease. No pets. $450-$625/mo. $250 deposit King Size Headboard. 913-233-9520, 913-721-2125 Headboard $100 or Dresser Also matching dresser w/lot of drawers. safe787@yahoo.com 3BR, 2 bath house, 210 N. Village St. Terr. With CA, attached garage, covered patio, shed. $850/mo. 785865-6316. smmc@aol.com

Large 3BR, 2 bath Manufactured Home on 2 acres, w/pond. No garage. $675/ mo. 913-724-1490 B&N LLC

3BR, 2.5 bath, newer town 1-5BRs - 8 Houses & Apts home, W/D included, DW, 2BR, 2 bath, 1 car, I-70 ac- avail. now by owner, some bsmt., No pets. $1,000/mo. cess. 1333 Sunchase Drive near KU/downtown. $525 & 913-449-5069, 785-749-6084 Avail. for Sept. $730/mo. up. Joy Realty 785-842-2268 Available now - Nice 2BR, Low Utilties. 785-691-7115 1 bath apt. with CA, $475/ 1st Class, Pet Friendly month. Call 1-913- 342-5917 2BR, 2 bath, FP, large eat-in Houses & Apts. kitchen, W/D, 2 car. 2121 www.vintagemgmt.com Pikes Peek Place, Lawrence CEDAR HILLS 785-842-1069 (close to I-70 access). $775 New Management /month. Call 785-842-7644 2BR, 1 bath, secluded, large 1-3BR apts. in Tonganoxie 2BR, 2.5 bath, avail. at 3724 country home, natural gas. Many improvements! Westland Pl. Recently re- avail. now. 1 sm. dog ok. 816-260-8606, 913-845-0992 modeled 2 story, FP, bonus No smoking. 785-838-9009 rm. in finished bsmt., 1 car, fenced yard. $850. 1st mo. 3BR house, 1 bath, $800 per Office Space RENT FREE. 785-218-7005 or month. House has nice fenced yard and W/D ssims331@ yahoo.com Office Space Available hookups. Some pets are at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy. 2BR duplex w/office avail. ok. Call 816-606-5806 785-841-4785 now on KU bus route. CA, W/D hookup, DW, attached 3BR ranch home available now on W. side. Has 1.5 garage. $650. 785-843-2934 bath, all appls., nice yard, 1 Retail & car. $850/mo. 785-766-9823

Mattress Sets: Factory rejects, new in plastic. Save up to 70%. All sizes. 785-766-6431 Twin Futon. Wood frame with nice mattress and cover. Great for dorm room or small area. $75. Call 785-393-5840

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3BR, 1 bath, 2641 Maverick Ln. CA, W/D hookup, gar- 1311 Wakarusa - office 2BR, 1 bath, W/D hookup, age. Remodeled. $795/mo. space available. 200 sq. ft. DW. New appls. 2832 Iowa. $400 deposit. 785-842-7644 - 6,000 sq. ft. For details No pets. $525/mo. Call 785call 785-842-7644 3BR, 1101 E. 26th St., Law841-5454 or 785-760-1874 rence. 2 bath, 2 car garage, 3BR, 1 bath, 1 car garage, fenced yard, Prairie Park. newer carpet & paint. NW $1,050/mo. 785-393-1288 location. Avail. now. $700/ mo. No pets. 785-865-8699 3BR, 1627 W. 20th Terr. CA, Retail or office, great west DW, 1 bath, wood floors, 1 6th St. location near Mon3BR, Avail. Sept. 1st. 2315 E car, fenced yard. $840/mo. terey Way. Approx. 1,100 27th Terr. 2 full bath, FP, +$415 deposit. 785-842-7644 sq. ft. Plenty parking. Busy DW, walk-in closets, pancenter with lots of traffic. try, 2 car, patio, quiet cul- 3BR, 2 bath newer ranch w/ Call Lisa, 785-841-0111. de-sac. $915. 785-221-9451 2 car, CH/CA, new paint. Prairie Park area. $950/mo. 3BR, 1.5 bath, FP, DW, W/D Avail. Oct. 1. 620-253-4200 hookup, newer appls. No pets. 2832 Iowa. $625/mo. 3BR, 2 bath, 3 car, newer 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874 rancher. Master with jetted tub & walk-in closet, fenced yard. 620 Arrowhead. NW Apartments, Houses & Lawrence, Avail. Sept. 20. Duplexes. 785-842-7644 $1,095/mo. 785-766-1243 www.GageMgmt.com 3BR, 813 Crestline Ct. CA, 1 bath, garage, fenced yard. Avail. Now. $800/mo. 1/2 off Deposit. Call 785-842-7644

1, 2, & 3BR townhomes avail. in Cooperative. Units 3BR, SouthWest district, 1.75 bath, big backyard, double starting at $412 - $485/mo. garage. Near fitness trail. Water, trash, sewer paid. $850/mo. Call 785-841-4201 FIRST MONTH FREE! Back patio, CA, hard wood GPM floors, full bsmt., stove, 3 & 4 BR Single Family refrig., W/D hookup, garHomes Avail. Now bage disposal, Reserved Lake Pointe Villas parking. On site manage& W. 22nd Court ment & maintenance. 24 hr. Some brand new. 2.5 - 4 emergency maintenance. bath. Close to Clinton Membership & Equity Fee Lake, K-10, & turnpike. Required. 785-842-2545 Pets ok with pet deposit. (Equal Housing Opportunity) Development has a pool. www.garberprop.com 1, 2, 3BRs NW-SW-SE 785-841-4785 $375 to $900/mo. No pets. Available now. Please call 4BR, 2.5 bath, 2 car, newer. for more info 785-423-5828 520 N. Rebecca Lane. I-70 2BR, 1 bath, 2100 Haskell. access, Deerfield school. CA, DW, W/D hookup, car- $1,300/mo. 785-423-4228 port. $575/mo. Available 4BR, 3 bath, 611 W. 27th Now. Call 785-842-7644 Place. CA, W/D, DW, bsmt., 2LRs, 2 car, deck. $995/mo. Avail. now. 785-841-4449

4BR, 2 bath, GR, FP, W/D refrig., fenced, avail. in Sunflower area. $1,200/mo. Sm. pets ok. 913-302-2440 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644 www.GageMgmt.com

HUGE MULTI FAMILY GARAGE SALE We Celebrating 25 Years with Smokin’ Hot Deals! Stop in now thru Sept 3rd to save big on all pianos! 785-537-3774 piano4u.com

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. $750/mo. 785-842-5227 www.villa26lawrence.com

AVAIL. Now & Sept.

3BR, 2 bath, major appls., FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505

GPM

Now Leasing for August

Pets okay with paid pet deposit

Aquarium: 75 gallon aquarium. Complete set up with tank, stand, light w/new bulb, filter, & heater. $100 Call 785-865-9694 George Foreman Grill, $40. Call: 785-856-0175 after 4PM. Glider, Porch/Patio/Yard 2 seat glider - $15. call 785-843-9071 Pool - Above Ground Pool, Metal frame, 12ft. x 3ft. Great condition. Upgraded to a larger one! asking $80. Call 785-856-1123

3BR, 1 Bath near KU

$95,000. 1612 W.22nd St., Lawrence. (785) 691-8028

Bonner Springs 1BR Apartments - $495/mo. 2BR Apt. with 1 car garage, $635/mo.

River City Rentals

Bonner Springs 913-422-7368

3BR, 2 bath, 2 car, SE Nicer, No Pets $800/mo. 785.423.5828

2BR, 1 bath house, CA, appliances, W/D hookup. 145 Allcutt. No pets. $650/mo. 913-441-8861, 816-896-2523

3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st floor, 1 bath. Avail. Aug. No pets. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com

3BR, 1½ bath newer home, 3-4BR newer Crestline du- 721 Morse, new carpet. plexes. 3 bath, all kitchen Avail. now. $1,045/mo. Deappls. W/D, 2 car. No pets. posit & Refs. 913-845-3273 start at $995. 785-979-2923

3BR - 2121 Inverness, 2 story, 2.5 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet ok. $940/mo. 785-841-5797

Tiblow Village 4BR, 2 bath townhome with DW & W/D hookup. $825/ Spacious apts.: 1BR, $425. Great mo. + $450 deposit. Availa- & 2BR, $530/mo. location. 913-441-6108 ble now. Call 785-749-6084

Sat. Sept. 3 3910 W. 12th Street 8am-3pm. Rain or Shine Honeywell-Pentax ES2 SLR camera with extra lenses, tripods, 12” disco ball, ice cream maker, matching coffee & end tables, 2 twin head boards & bed frames, high chair, drafting table, bar stools, nice Jr. girls, young men’s and men’s clothes, Jr. formals, sports cards, housewares, silverware chest, microwaves, vacuum cleaner, toaster oven, meat slicer, books, crafts, sewing machines, Avon, linens, X-long twin sheets, electronics, flat panel monitor, TVs, home decor, beanie babies, school stuff, dorm rug, laptop backpack, 1997 Mazda parts, new Mazda wheel, lawn & garden, self-propelled mower, chipper/shredder, Powermatic jointer, snowblower, tool chest, Dewalt drill, joist hangers, mummy sleeping bags, camping lantern, antique saw, rocker, table top washing machine and oil cans, fretwork and much much more! Cash only please.

CD Player, Pioneer 25 Disc changer/file type cd player. Model PD-F506. $100 Cash. 785-979-2312. 05

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Garage Sale Don’t miss out on our Smokin’ Hot Deals! All pianos are on sale now thru Saturday Sept 3rd. Mid-America Piano 1-800-950-3774

Friday, Sept. 2nd &

Sat., Sept. 3rd 8AM - 3PM 1904 Spyglass Court Lawrence

Selling furniture, clothes, decorative items, toys, movies, tools, piano, and more .....

FINAL WEEK! Don’t miss out on the hottest piano deals in 25 years! Every piano (acoustic & digital) Antiques is on sale! Mid-America Piano 1-800-950-3774 Gorgeous Mirror. Sturdy, www.piano4u.com 09 gilded mirror made by J.A. ANNUAL BLOW-OUT Olson Co. $50. Great piece! YARD SALE 785-424-0711 1842 W 27th Terrace

Baby & Children's Items Tricycle. red, classic radio flyer tricycle. great condition. has tassels and bell. $45 cash. please call 785 830 9211.

Saturday, Sept. 3rd 8AM-2PM

HUGE SAVINGS! FINAL WEEK!

Every piano is on sale thru Sept 3rd. Don’t miss out on these Smokin’ Hot Deals!

1-800-950-3774

Bassett 1936 Dining, buffet, table pads, Bang & Olufsen S75 speakers, daybed w/ trundle frame black metal, Harrison Queen Set: headboard, frame, desk, hutches, chair, dresser, mirror, night stand. Fri. 9/2/11. 8am-5pm. 15960 Linwood Rd, Bonner Springs. 913-221-1515

Garage Sale

Student Violins, Violas, Cellos, Bass - rent to own. No interest. Steve Mason Violin Shop 785-841-0277

1619 E. 18th Terrace, (1 blk north of 19th and Harper, on the left.)

Office Equipment

Friday 7:30AM- 2PM and Saturday 8AM - 12PM Xerox Workcentre 5030. Black & White 4 tray copy Infant boy clothes, high machine. Meter reading chair, double stroller, 46,446. 86% remaining on thomas twin bed frame, toner cartridge & an extra thomas twin bedding new toner cartridge is in- set, toddler bed rails, cluded. Excellent Condi- dark wood toddler bed tion. Asking $1,500. Call the with mattress, and much Tonganoxie Recreation much more! Come and Commission 913-845-3502. take a look and make an offer!

Sports-Fitness Equipment 17’ Aluminum Canoe, trailer, canoe cover, small electric motor, battery, 2 life jackets, 2 paddles. $500 firm. 785-312-9019

Computer-Camera

Furniture

Lamps, coffee tables, vacuums, computer tables, baby bouncers, some electronics, everlast heavy bag, Coke items, lots and lots of misc.

Something for Everyone! Sony Dual Cassette recorder. Model TCW490. High Density Head. $50 14 Cash. 785-979-2312. East Lawrence

Martial Arts outfit. Premier Martial Arts outfit. Hardly used. Size: Kids small. Ask1BR, Spacious, quiet own Nikon Coolpix 950 Digital. ing $20. Call 785-856-1123 bath, kitchen, LR, ½ utils. Like new, works perfectly. Close to KU. For male. No Uses (4) AA batteries. Sporting Goods for Sale: smoking. 785-749-5953 Case, manual. Two mem- Ladies 14 club set of ory cards. $35. Mizuno Iron, Golf Clubs; with Bag & Pull Cart; all in 785-843-5566 Baldwin City Excellent Condition. Asking $85. Call 785-766-1057

Rooms

www.garberprop.com

785-841-4785

Miscellaneous

Music-Stereo

Beautiful Gardner, KS Men’s Trail Bike. Giant “Alcupolco”. Well kept Home for Rent! older trail bike with new tiGreat 3 bedroom, 2 bath res and recent maintehome located in the Wilnance. $75. Call low Springs subdivision 785-393-5840 in Gardner, KS! Inside you’ll find classic earth tones compliment decor, Clothing with a patio & deck overlooking a large backyard. Girls 5T-6T clothing. nice $900 per month. Please tops for girls. 50 cents call 913-927-8242 or 913- each. Call: 785-542-9171 710-6269 for more information today!

Adam Ave. Townhomes 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced in back yards. 2BR, clean mobile home, in $895/mo. quiet park. Appls., CA. No Brighton Circle pets. $475. Deposit & Refs 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car gar- required. 785-331-6697 age, 1,650 sq. ft., $995/mo. Bainbridge Circle 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. $775 - $875/mo.

Honda Tiller, $800 new, will sell for $100 or best offer. 785-865-2816

XBOX 360. with cords,1 controller, NCAA Football 09, Call of Duty 2. $100 cash/offer. 785-979-2312

Bicycles-Mopeds

Call for Specials!

785-832-0555/785-766-2722

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes

Lawrence

Rare 40 star flag (signed), Beautiful Mission Oak drop-front desk/book case, Ethan Allen game table, sage green couch, matching mahogany side tables, antique oak table & 5 chairs (extends to 7.5’) and matching oak side board, walnut writing desk, baskets, sceen, art, marble top humidor, reproduction 1950’s red and white enamel table and rolling chairs, Christmas items, Hoosier-style baker’s cabinet, odds and ends garage and garden items, walnut pie safe, primitive pine step-back, 1940’s upscale couch, perfect for a sun room, antique iron bed, many antique dishes, grandfather clock, oak wash stand, braided rugs, various houshold items, twin mattresses, bedding jewelry, quilts, vintage wedding dress, fine china, numerous primitives and basic houshold items. Very nice estate, clean and cared for.

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Lawn, Garden & Commercial Space Nursery

Townhomes

Lawrence-Rural

Entertainment Stand. All wood entertainment center. 4 1/2 foot long, 4 foot tall. $25. Call Cheryl: 913-724-1134.

HP Photo Printer. HP D7355 Lawrence photo printer with ink car4BR newer home - Shadow tridges, barely used. $50 Ridge. Many amenities, FP, Call 785-393-5840. 02 3 walk-in closets, 2 bath, 3 Living Estate car, $1,250/mo. 785-691-7115

Collectibles 2BRs from $550 - $800/mo. Prairie Park Home 4BR farmhouse $975/mo. MOVE IN SPECIALS 3BR, 2 bath on cul-de-sac Car Parts Manual, Plym785-832-8728 / 785-331-5360 Call NOW 785-842-1322 near school. Has FP, outh passenger car parts www.lawrencepm.com kitchen appls., 2 car gar- list manual. For sale Model 3BR in Woodcreek, 1.5 bath, age, fenced yard. $1,100/ series P17, P18 issued June 2 Months FREE! Sunrise Terrace — 951 Ar- main floor laundry, remod- mo. No cats. Sm. dogs w/ 1949 D-12674 very good condition original $50. kansas, so close to KU! eled kitchen/bath, $800/ $300 pet fee. 785-925-0181 785-418-1339 2BR w/study or 3rd BR, 2 full mo. +deposit. 785-633-1892 bath, CA, DW, laundry, lots 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car, NW Clock - Coco Cola Wall Mobile Homes of parking, some with Nicer, No Pets Clock, 1980’s. Great CollecW/D. $550 - $750/month. $765/mo. 785.423.5828 tors Item. Only $25. See No pets. Call 785-841-5797 1 MONTH Photo. joyce5573@aol.com www.rentinlawrence.com FREE RENT! Dept 56 Dickens Village. 2 - 3 Bedrooms Cobles Police Station starting at $595/mo! rare & in perfect condition 2 Lawrence Locations 3BR, 2 bath, all amenities, 785-749-2200 w.a.c. with box. $75 obo. Have garage. 2807 Four Wheel many more. 785-424-0711 Drive. $795/mo. Available Now. Call 785-766-8888 LAUREL GLEN APTS w/electric only, no gas some with W/D included

Furniture

Tonganoxie

1BR in duplex. Clean & quiet. Has carport. Excellent location: 2020 W. 9th $435. No pets. 785-371-4343

2BR, 2 bath, fireplace, CA, 2BR — 909 Missouri or 1305 W/D hookups, 2 car with Kentucky, in 4-plex. Have opener. Easy access to CA & DW. No pets. $450/ I-70. Includes paid cable. month. Call 785-841-5797 Pets under 20 lbs. allowed Call 785-842-2575 2BR, 1310 Kentucky. CA, DW, www.princeton-place.com laundry. Close to KU. $595/ month. $200 Deposit. Avail. Now. Call 785-842-7644 PARKWAY 4000 • 2 & 3BRs avail Sept. 3 GREAT Locations • 2 Bath, W/D hookups • 2 Car garage w/opener Village Square • New kitchen appliances • Maintenance free Stonecrest

Hanover First Month FREE

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644 www.GageMgmt.com

4BR, 1028 Ohio. Lovely home near KU/downtown. Great for family, Low utils. Study, appls., parking 785-979-6830

Avalon Apartments 901 Avalon

Townhomes

SPECIAL: 4BR farmhouse 3BR, 1.5 bath, W/D hookup, with character. Great 6th 3332 W. 8th St. $750/mo. & Street location. $975/mo. $750 deposit. Sunset Ele- 785-832-8728 /785-331-5360 www.lawrencepm.com mentary. Call 785-842-9033

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

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Apartments Unfurnished

UFC/Title MMA martial arts gear. Includes 2 pair MMA Title leather gloves, 2 Everlast Traditional Leather Head protection, 1 pair Title instep guards. New. $100. 785-979-2312.

TV-Video

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Garage Sale Sat. Sept. 3rd 8am - 2pm

4512 Range Ct. Grandpa is downsizing. Possessions from the entire household will be available and priced to move. TV’s, computer monitors, microwave, small appliances. Every kitchen item imaginable, including glassware, full sets of dishes, silver and glass candlesticks, collectable plates, silver plated trays, numbered and framed prints, doll with a china face, basketry, blankets, linens, boys bike, tools, workbench and lots more. Much of the furniture in the house will be for sale as well.

Washington Creek Church Community Garage Sale Sept. 2 & 3 8AM-6PM. 609 E 550 Road Lawrence Ks Once again the families of the Washington Creek Church and friends of the area are holding a fall garage sale. With clothes, books, small appliances, collectibles, and fun stuff. There are games and toys, decorations and furnishings. Futon mattress, books, books and more books. A set of Timelife History of WWII, western Frontier and DVD of WWII and Gettysburg. a Barbie Powder wheels, blankets, sheets, room decor and everything in between. 1967 150 white Ford and 1979 150 red/white Ford.

Baldwin City

Sample Sale /Garage Sale Baldwin City Ks Sat. Sept. 3 7AM-4PM. Located at 224 Elm St. Lots of books, notecards, Greeting and Christmas cards, furniture, old quilts, framed art prints, dinnerware, toys, and much much more!

Basehor

Huge Multi Family Garage Sale 15311 Landauer, Basehor

September 2 & 3 Friday & Saturday 8AM-5PM Baby swing, bouncer, cradle, girl’s clothing sizes newborn-5T, many misc baby and children’s items, decor items, kitchen misc, bedding, linens, 1950’s salt and pepper shakers, collectables, patio table umbrella, adult clothing, & much misc.

Bonner Springs

3 Family GARAGE SALE Thursday, Friday & Saturday 8AM- ? 305 S 134th Street, Bonner Springs, KS Furniture, 2 sofas, table with 6 chairs, coffee table, chair, tables, lamps, 4 new Kohler sinks, clothing, crafts and lots of miscellaneous

Kansas City ESTATE SALE

Thurs., Fri., & Sat. Sept. 1-3 8AM - 3PM

2833 N 64th Terrace Kansas City, KS 66104 Furniture, Antiques, household & Miscellaneous 913-549-0320

Linwood YARD SALE Sat., Sun, & Mon 8AM - 4PM 319 Park Street Linwood 6.75HP Craftsman bush weed-eater, Homelite chain saw, Barbie dolls (in the box), Hallmark Christmas ornaments, & much much more!

Shawnee

HUGE MOVING /ESTATE SALE SATURDAY & SUNDAY ONLY! 7000 GLADSTONE, SHAWNEE KS (WEST OF I-435 MIDLAND EXIT). Clearing out 2500 square foot home. Formal living room suite (never used), informal sofa and chairs, end tables, coffee table, paintings, antique radios, antique chair, rocker, kitchen dining set, kitchen appliances, washer, dryer GE frontloaders, kitchen appliances, antique J.E. Fischer piano, dolls, antique desk, antique amoire, bench, wall mirrors, women’s clothing sized 8 to 14 some still with price tags, ping pong table, foosball table, air hockey table, dart board, crystal punchbowl, Gone With Wind memorabilia, books, Underwood typewriter, Remington typewriter, patio set with glass table, four chairs, women/men bicycles, electric fence system for dogs, granite slabs from various projects, pressure washer, and many misc. household items

32” Zenith. CRT. Remote, 18 manual, digital to ananlog Cabinet - Corner Shelf Cab- converter. Works fine. You Pets inet, Brand New, can paint haul. $35. Please Call: or stain. Great Buy - Only 785-843-5566 Weimaraner puppies, AKC $40. joyce5573@aol.com 6 weeks old, blue, males, 409 Trail Ct, TVs for Sale. A Magnavox $350, females $400. Chest of Drawers - Wood (19”) and a Sony (12”) both Sat, Sept 3, 913-406-7400 chest of drawers; 48” tall x color and both work. $10 a 8AM till noon. 36” wide x 18” deep; 5 piece. Call 785-393-5840. drawers & 1 compartment Care-Serviceswith door; $80 cash only. Youth bed w/mattress, 785-843-2957 (in Lawrence) Want To Buy crib w/mattress, high- Supplies chair, potty chairs, bedding, baby clothes, picComputer Desk. Approximately 28” x 34”. Brushed Local Collector looking for tures, lamps, toys, rock- Training Classes - Lawrence silver frame. Wood some coins to buy. Silver ing chair, recliner, rugs, Jayhawk Kennel Club, 6 weeks - $70. Deadline desktop, keyboard and or gold. Call 785-856-8719. patio chair, beer bottle monitor shelf. Looks great. Call me before you sell to a bar stools, 1970’s 33 1/3 September 15. 785-842-5856 RPM records, suitcases. dealer. or www.ljkc.com $20. (785) 749-3298

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Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Heating/Plumbing

930 E 27th Street, 785-843-1691 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/chaneyinc

Auctioneers BILL FAIR AND COMPANY AT YOUR SERVICE SINCE 1970 800-887-6929

Carpet Cleaning

TOKIC CONSTRUCTION Specializing in Carpet, Tile & Upholstery cleaning. Carpet repairs & stretching, Odor Decontamination, Spot Dying & 24 hr Water extraction. www.doctor-clean.com 785-840-4266

Buying Junk & Repairable Vehicles. Cash Paid. Free Tow. U-Call, We-Haul! Call 785-633-7556

Cash Paid

For Junk or Repairable Vehicles Call John 785-409-4886 Fast Service

Dale and Ron’s Auto Service

Family Owned & Operated for 37 Years Domestic & Foreign Expert Service 630 Connecticut St

785-842-2108

http://lawrencemarketplace. com/dalerons

Carpets & Rugs

Domestics and Imports Brake repair Engine repair AC repair / service Custom exhaust systems Shock & Struts Transmissions Tire sales / repairs

Decks & Fences

WEBSITE SPECIALS IN STOCK! www.FloorTraderLawrence.com Click on “Local Store” tab.

“STEALS & DEALS”

For closeouts to 80%

“NEW ARRIVALS”

For our latest shipments. Carpet, Vinyl Flooring Wood Laminate & Ceramic Tile.

NEW STYLES & SALE ITEMS from 57c sf!

Jennings’ Floor Trader 3000 Iowa - 785-841-3838

for Free estimates or go to prodeckanddesign.com

K’s Tire

Lawrencemarketplace.com/ kstire

Need tires, A/C check or alignment?

BBB Accredited A+

Catering

- Full Service Caterer Specializing in smoked meats & barbeque

- Corporate Events, Private Parties, Weddings-

Child Care Provided Childcare for Schwegler schoolagers. 7:30 - 5:30 before-and-after & days out. Reliable, references. Call: 785-841-9643

Hilltop Child Development Center, 1605 Irving Hill Road Lawrence, Kansas 785-864-4940 hilltop@ku.edu twitter.com/HilltopCDC Serving Lawrence since 1972.

Cleaning

Bird Janitorial & Hawk Wash Window Cleaning. • House Cleaning • Chandeliers • Post Construction • Gutters • Power Washing • Prof Window Cleaning • Sustainable Options Find Coupons & more info: lawrencemarketplace.com/ birdjanitorial Free Est. 785-749-0244

All Your Banking Needs Your Local Lawrence Bank

Topsoil Clean, Fill Dirt 913-724-1515

Rich Black Top Soil No Chemicals Machine Pulverized Pickup or Delivery

Serving KC over 40 years 913-962-0798 Fast Service

Drafting AUTOCAD Drafting

www.customcadshop.com Over 25 years experience Drafting/Cutout/Constr. Commercial Casework. CNC availability 785-766-1280 eves.

Electric & Industrial Supply Pump & Well Drilling Service

Motors - Pumps Complete Water Systems 602 E 9th St | 785-843-4522

http://lawrencemarket place.com/patchen

For Everything Electrical Committed to Excellence Since 1972 Full Service Electrical Contractor www.quality-electric.net

Get Lynn on the line! 785-843-LYNN www.lynnelectric.com

http://lawrencemarketplce.com/ lynncommunications

Full Service Gas Station 100% Ethanol-Free Gasoline Auto Repair Shop - Automatic Car Washes Starting At Just $3 2815 W 6th St | 785-843-1878 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/westside66

Carpet Cleaning Kansas Carpet Care, Inc.

Concrete CONCRETE INC. Your local concrete repair specialists Sidewalks, Patios, Driveways

Quality work at a fair price!

1-888-326-2799 Toll Free Decorative & Regular concrete drives, walks, & patios. 42 yrs. exp. Jayhawk Concrete 785-979-5261

Driveways, Parking Lots, Paving Repair, Sidewalks, Garage Floors, Foundation Repair 785-843-2700 Owen 24/7

Your locally owned and operated carpet and upholstery cleaning company since 1993! • 24 Hour Emergency Water Damage Services Available By Appointment Only

Custom Decorative Patterns

For Promotions & More Info: http://lawrencemarketplace .com/kansas_carpet_care

www.robinseggconcrete.com

785-842-3311

JASON TANKING CONSTRUCTION New Construction Framing, Remodels, Additions, Decks Fully Ins. & Lic. 785.760.4066 http://lawrencemarket place.com/jtconstruction

ROCK-SOD-SOIL-MULCH

Patios, Basements, Garage Floors, Driveways 785-393-1109

• Baths • Kitchens • Rec Rooms • Tile • Windows •Doors •Trim •Wood Rot Since 1974 GARY 785-856-2440 www.winston-brown.com Licensed & Insured

Renovations Kitchen/Bath Remodels House Additions & Decks Quality Work Affordable Prices

Foundation Repair ADVANCED SYSTEMS Basement & foundation repair Your hometown company Over three decades 785-841-0145 mybasementiscracked.com CONCRETE INC Your local foundation repair specialist! Waterproofing, Basement, & Crack Repair

Apply at eapp.adecco.com Or Call (785) 842-1515 BETTER WORK BETTER LIFE lawrencemarketplace.com/ adecco

Temporary or Contract Staffing Evaluation Hire, Direct Hire Professional Search Onsite Services (785) 749-7550 1000 S Iowa, Lawrence KS lawrencemarketplace.com/ express

Events/ Entertainment

Banquet Room Available for Corporate Parties, Wedding Receptions, Fundraisers Bingo Every Friday Night 1803 W 6th St. (785) 843-9690 http://lawrencemarket place.com/Eagles_Lodge

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JAYHAWK GUTTERING

Seamless aluminum guttering. Many colors to choose from. Install, repair, screen, clean-out. Locally owned. Insured. Free estimates.

785-842-0094

jayhawkguttering.com

Health Care

Heart 2 Heart IHC Let us care for your loved ones as if they 1-888-326-2799 Toll Free were our own. Competitive rates for Complete care, Concrete, Block & Limestone Licensed care givers Wall Repair, Waterproofing Michelle at 785-764-9946 or Drainage Solutions Office Mgr. Brenda Sump Pumps, Driveways. at 785-969-0135 785-843-2700 Owen 24/7

Retired Carpenter, Deck Repairs, Home repairs: Int. & Ext., Doors, Handrails, Windows, Stairs, Siding, Wood Rot, Power wash 785-766-5285

Instruction and Tutoring Origins Interior Design

“where simple ideas become inspiring realities”

• Color & Design • Space Planning • Furniture Layouts • Trade Discounts • Project Management 785-766-9281 originsinteriordesign.com

Quality work at a fair price!

Foundation Repair Mudjacking, waterproofing. We specialize in Basement Repair & pressure Grouting, Level & Straighten Walls, & Bracing on Walls. B.B.B. FREE ESTIMATES Since 1962 WAGNER’S 785-749-1696 www.foundationrepairks.com

Pet Services

Roofing

785-764-2220

Complete Roofing Services Professional Staff Quality Workmanship http://lawrencemarketplace. com/lawrenceroofing

785-865-0600

“Call for a Free Home Demo” www.MuttsandManners.com

Allcore Roofing & Restoration

Adorable Animal Designs Full Service Grooming All Breeds & Sizes Including Cats! Flea & Tick Solutions

Roofs, Guttering, Windows, Siding, & Interior Restoration

Hail & Wind Storm Specialists

We Work With Your Insurance Inspections are FREE

800-910-4920 http://lawrencemarket place.com/allcore

Heating & Cooling

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

General Services Accessible and General Public Transportation We provide door-to-door transportation as well as many additional services to residents of Douglas County living with disabilities. Call to schedule a ride: 843-5576 or 888-824-7277 Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 3:30 pm We ask for $2.00 each way.

Roger, Kevin or Sarajane

Auto-Home- BusinessLife- Health Dennis J. Donnelly Insurance Inc. 913-268-5000 11211 Johnson Dr. insuranceinckc.com

Landscaping

785-550-5610

Plan Now For Next Year • Custom Pools, Spas & Water Features • Design & Installation • Pool Maintenance (785) 843-9119

For all your Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing needs

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

Serving the Douglas & Franklin county areas www.ah-air.com

785-594-3357

Haul Free: Salvageable items. Minimum charge: other moving/hauling jobs. Also Maintenance/Cleaning for home/business, inside/out plumbing / electrical & more. www.a2zenterprises.info 785-841-6254

STARVING ARTISTS MOVING

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

Landscape Installation Monthly Maintenance, Sod, Mulch, Retaining walls Delivery/Disposal up 5 tons For details 785-856-5566

15 yrs exp, Mowing, Yard Clean-up, Tree Trimming, Snow Removal All jobs considered. 785-312-0813 785-893-1509

LAWN & LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE Full Remodels & Odd Jobs, Interior/Exterior Painting, Installation & Repair of:

Insured 20 yrs. experience

913-488-7320

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Dependable & Reliable Pet sitting, feeding, overnights, walks, more References! Insured! 785-550-9289

Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs Insurance Work Welcome

Plumbing

785-764-9582

“When You’re Ready, We’re Reddi” •Sales •Service •Installations •Free Estimate on replacements all makes & models Commercial Residential Financing Available

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

ROOF REPAIRS

24 emergency service Missouri (816) 421-0303 Kansas (913) 328-4437

Leaks, Flashing, Masonry. Residential, Commercial References, Insured.

KW Service 785-691-5949 Salon & Spa

Music Lessons

Visit us at our New location! • Hair styling /Coloring • Soft Curl Perms • Nails & Pedicures • Eye Lashes 785-856-9020 2400 Franklin Rd., Suite E LawrenceMarketplace. com/ruffends

A. B. Painting & Repair

Int/ext. Drywall, Tile, Siding, Wood rot, & Decks 30 plus yrs. Refs. Free Est.

Al 785-331-6994

Big/Small Jobs

Dependable Service

Mowing Clean Up Tree Trimming Plant Bed Maint. Shrub Trimming Whatever U Need Marty Goodwin 785-979-1379

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Painting & Remodelling Bathroom Remodeling Exterior|Interior Painting Flooring Kitchen Remodeling Roofing Siding

785-764-9136

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Inside - Out Painting Service Complete interior & exterior painting Siding replacement

MAGILL PLUMBING • Water Line Services • Septic Tanks / Laterals 913-721-3917 Free Estimates Licensed Insured.

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

inside-out-paint@yahoo.com Free Estimates Fully Insured Lawrencemarketplace.com/ inside-out-paint

Int/Ext/Specialty Painting Siding, Wood Rot & Decks

Kate, 785-423-4464

www.kbpaintingllc.com Interior/Exterior Painting

Quality Work Over 20 yrs. exp.

Call Lyndsey 913-422-7002

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

Repairs and Services Professional Painters Home, Interior, Exterior Painting, Lead Paint Removal Serving Northeast Kansas 785-691-6050 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/primecoat

Riffel Painting Co. 913-585-1846

Specializing in new homes & Residential interior and exterior repaints Power Washing Deck staining Sheet Rock Repair Quality work and products since 1985

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Pontiac 2005 6.0L engine, 6sp. transmission, deep ocean blue with gray interior. This is a beautiful car, very rare! Don’t miss this one! For only $15,488. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Lexus 2006 IS350 RWD,auto/tiptronic,21-28 MPG,ht/coolseat,loaded,m oon,111k,$16900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500 www.robertbrogden.com

Chevrolet 2008 Impala FWD LT Leather heated seats, ABS, rear spoiler, alloy wheels, On Star, GM certified, XM radio and affordable only $16,995.00 STK#18910 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Chevrolet 2002 Corvette Convertible, 2Dr. Stk#T96291A Sale Price $27,495

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Honda 2009 Civic LX, auto, FWD, 4cyl, cloth, pw, pl, cd, 25-36MPG, 15k $18,500 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Honda 2009 Civic EX cpe, like new, alloy wheels, sunroof, and fun to drive! Stk#19689 only $17,947.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Volkswagen 2009 Passat Sedan 4dr Auto Komfort FWD Sedan Stk#T6696A Sale Price $20,995

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Honda 2005 Pilot EXL 4wd, v6, heated leather seats, sunroof, traction control, alloy wheels room for 7 and it leaves room in your wallet! Stk#17246A2 only $16,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Honda 2007 Civic SI. Mileage: 32,211, Fully Loaded, Sunroof, 4 Cyl. Engine, Manual 6 Speed Transmission, 2WD, 2 Door Coupe, Black Ext & Int, New Tires, EXCELLENT CONDITION Call for more information: 785-766-2412

Nissan 2008 Altima SL leather, heated seats, sunroof, Bose sound, this is one sporty car! Stk#10953 only $17,426. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Chrysler 2006 PT Cruiser Touring only 46K miles, very nice with lots of equipment! Great gas mileage and great low payments! Only $9,815 stk#149051 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Lincoln 2007 MKX AWD one owner, loaded with an ultra sunroof, leather heated and cooled seats, navigation system and much much more! Stk#12683 only $24,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Buick 2008 Enclave FWD 4dr CXL Stk#D8742 Sale Price $24,918

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Chevrolet 2007 Trailblazer LS 4wd, tow pkg, alloy wheels, power seat, On Star, Chevy Certified and more! Stk#314651 only $14,652.00. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Volkswagen 2007 GTI one owner, local trade, sunroof, spoiler, alloy wheels, CD changer, some much fun to drive! stk#319421Only #17,845. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Volvo 2006 XC90 AWD loaded with luxury! Stk#17346 only $21,995. Great finance terms are available Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Ford 2008 Mustang GT this is one hot ride! Leather heated seats, Shaker sound system, local trade, very nice! Stk#58041A2 only $21,476. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2010 Cobalt Sedan LS 33+ MPG. Extra clean Stk#C8721 Sale Price $12,998

Volkswagen 2000 Beetle GLS, local trade, very nice and very affordable only $5995. stk#149891. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Honda 2008 CRV LX, local trade, power equip, dependability, only $18,487. stk#368901. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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GMC 2009 Acadia SLE, one owner, tow pkg, room for 8 pass, alloy wheels, power seat, 24 mpg hwy, stk# 19786A1 only $23,844. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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

Audi 2005 A6 3.2L AWD, auto/tiptronic, 19-26MPG, leather, moon, loaded, heated seats, 95k, $16,900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Cadillac 2007 STS, AWD luxury edition, this is one luxury car that you don’t have to spend a luxurious price on! Stk#131221 only $18,276.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Lexus 2002 GS 430 4.3L, V-8 engine with automatic trans. Beautiful midnight black w/gray interior. sunroof, navigation, custom chrome wheels. Thousand below book at only $13,450. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Nissan 2007 Murano AWD S, alloy wheels, power seat, power pedals, and more. Stk#15039 only $20,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2010 HHR LT 4cyl, get great gas mileage and plenty of room. Chevy Certified w/2yrs of worry free maintenance! Stk#10963 only $14,678.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2006 Trailblazer LS, 4.2L, 6cyl. Stunning blue w/gray interior. Sun roof, tow PKG, tinted windows, CD player, Alloy wheels. 3 to choose from. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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What’s GM Certified? 2yrs of free regular maintenance 172 Pt. Inspection 12 Mo./12,000 Mi. Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty 100,000 mi./5-yr. limited Powertrain warranty, no deduct. 24-hr. Roadside Assistance Courtesy transportation. Nationwide coverage backed By General Motors. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Saturn 2004 Vue AWD, 3.5L, 6cyl. automatic, Forest green w/gray interior. Winter vehicle at summer price only $18,988. Get Ready now - snow is coming soon! All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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Smart Car 2009 convertible, be the first on your block to own this gas saving car! Only 4k miles, stk#100231 only $15,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Pontiac 2006 G6 6cyl, only 14k miles, ABS, On Star, remote start, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, side airbags, and more! Only $16,450. stk#442981. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2007 Malibu LS, one owner, 4cyl, great gas mileage, great finance terms available, only $11,977. Stk#18647A Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2010 Malibu’s 32 mpg hwy, nicely equip’d. Like new throughout with remainder of 5yr/100,000 mile factory warranty. 6 available price as low as $16,495.00 1.9% apr financing available. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chrysler 2006 300C loaded up with all the extra’s sunroof, leather heated memory seats, Boston premium sound, stk#436431 only $17,686.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Pontiac 2009 G8 GT 6.0 V8 with lots of power to spare! You gotta drive this one! Not many left! Stk#11346 only $28,995.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Honda 2004 EX-L 4dr. loaded with power sunroof, alloy wheels, heated mirrors, leather, PW, tilt, steering wheel controls, Toyota 2005 Camry LE. ExPerfect condition. cellent condition, average All American Auto Mart miles, 4 cylinder for great 1200 East Santa Fe gas mileage. No accident Olathe KS 66061 history. Very nice car at a visit our website great price! See website www.aaamkc.com for photos. Call 888-239-5723 Today. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

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Pontiac 2008 G6 Sedan GT Stk#D8757 Sale Price $14,780

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Toyota 2006 Solara SLE convertible, only 18k miles, leather heated seats, ABS, alloy wheels, local trade, very nice! Only $22,995. stk#466661 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Toyota 2007 Tacoma 4X4, ext.cab, auto, cloth, SR5pkg2, tow, alloy, ABS, 105k, $17,900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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Dodge 2008 Nitro RT 4wd, leather heated seats, sunroof, home link, CD changer, and much more! Stk#14989 only $21,445. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Ford 2007 Escape XLS. This is the gas saving 4 cylinder front wheel drive Escape. The most economical to drive. Great condition and has higher miles (141K), but priced at only $7,495. 26 MPG hiway. New tires. Take a look. Extended warranty available Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

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Jeep 2007 Commander Sport 4wd, sunroof, abs, 3rd row seating, stk#19824A only $18,498. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Toyota 2007 Yaris, man, FWD, 4cyl, CD/MP3, 34-40MPG, blue/gray cloth, 66k, $9,900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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Jeep 2008 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4wd 3.7 lt V6, sunroof, ABS, alloy wheels, tow pkg, and more, stk#12496 only $19,874.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2008 Colorado LT crew cab, alloy wheels, on star, pwr equipment, bed liner, stk#10580 only $18,476. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Ford 2006 F250 Crew Cab Lariat Diesel, auto, stunning black w/slightly chrome everywhere. This is a highboy 4x4 with leather, sunroof, tinted windows, & off road package. You will not find another Truck like it! All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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GMC 2007 Yukon XL SLT 4wd, loaded up with it all, navigation, sunroof, DVD, and more! You gotta see this one! Stk#54939A1 only $21,415.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2006 Colorado W/T 4cyl, cruise control, hard to find and ready to do the job! Stk#14904 only $11,987. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

GMC 1995 Sierra Z-71 extended cab 4WD automatic truck. GMC Pickup 4WD with tool box. Green exterior and tan cloth interior. 98,852 miles. Bed floor liner mat. This truck was well cared for by the owner. Selling as part of an estate. rust on bottom of driver’s side LR of cab. $4,200. Call Jim at 785.840.9857 after 6 pm.

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Ford 2003 F-350 Crew Dually 7.3 Power Stroke Turbo Diesel 5 speed, alloy wheels, chrome step guards, bed liner, tinted windows $9,988

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Ford 2004 Excursion Eddie Bauer Turbo Diesel automatic, quad captain chairs, rear entertainment, tow package, rear a/c, beautiful $19,988 JEEP 2008 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD, Warranty, Alloy wheels, One owner, Power seat, XM/CD/MP3 Stereo, only $19,741. STK#10746. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Services hours: M-F 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. • Saturday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Mitsubishi 2006 Raider LS 4wd, one owner, crew cab, tow pkg, alloy wheels, stk#335961 only $13,450.00. Great finance terms are available! Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Sales hours: Mon-Tues-Thurs 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wed, Fri & Sat 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Ford 2007 F150 XLT Crew cab, alloy wheels, pwr equipment, tow pkg, 5.4 liter V8 stk#16336 only $22,551.00. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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NISSAN 2008 ARMADA LE 4WD, Sunroof, leather, alloy wheels, Bose Sound, 2nd row, bench, power liftgate, one owner, VERY NICE! STK#100331, ONLY $31,745. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Jeep 2008 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, 3.7L, 6cyl., adjustable foot pedals, tire pressure monitoring system, chrome package, Alaskan silver with 2 tone interior. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Chevrolet 2010 Silverado 1500 LT, one owner, reg cab long box, ready to get the job done! Only 12k miles, running boards, and more! Stk#381011 Only $18,450. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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6" WEDNESDAY, AU-UST /1, 2011 Lawrence orders including, but not limited to, requiring a parent to pay child support. On the 14th day of October 2011, at 9:30 a.m., Travis Lawrence Ray and any other person claiming legal custody of the child must appear for an admit/deny hearing and (First published in the Law- hearing on the permanency rence Daily Journal-World motion before the District August 17, 2011) Court, Division 6 at the Douglas County Law EnIN THE DISTRICT COURT OF forcement and Judicial CenDOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS ter, 111 E 11th Street., Lawrence, Kansas. Prior to that BANK OF AMERICA, N.A time, the father, paternal Plaintiff, grandparent or any other vs. party to the proceeding Andrew James Claypool may file a written response AKA Andrew J Claypool, to the pleading with the et al., clerk of the Court. Defendants. Each of the child’s parents Case No. 10CV656 has a right to appear and Division 1 be heard personally either K.S.A. 60 with or without an attorMortgage Foreclosure ney. Each parent has the (Title to Real Estate right to be represented by Involved) an attorney. If a parent is unable to hire an attorney, NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE the Court will appoint one if the parent submits an apUnder and by virtue of an plication for appointed Order of Sale issued by the counsel. J.C. Gilroy, an atClerk of the District Court torney in Lawrence, Kanin and for the said County sas, has been appointment of Douglas, State of Kansas, to represent Travis Ray. in a certain cause in said Craig Stancliffe, an attorCourt Numbered 10CV656, ney in Lawrence, Kansas, wherein the parties above has been appointed as named were respectively guardian ad litem for the plaintiff and defendant, and child. to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, di- Each party is hereby notirected, I will offer for sale fied that, pursuant to K.S.A. at public auction and sell to 60-255, a default judgment the highest bidder for cash will be taken against any in hand at 10:00 AM, on parent (or other person en09/08/2011, the Jury Assem- titled to custody) who fails bly Room of the District to appear in person or by Court located in the lower counsel at the hearing. level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center Clerk of the building, 111 E. 11th St., District Court Lawrence, Kansas, the folby lowing described real es_______ tate located in the County of Douglas, State of Kansas, (First published in The Lawto wit: rence Daily Journal-World, Wednesday, August 31, LOT 6, LESS THE NORTH 14 2011) FEET THEREOF AND LOT 7, IN BLOCK 114, IN THE CITY IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, OF EUDORA, IN DOUGLAS KANSAS COUNTY, KANSAS. SHERIFF OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Respectfully Submitted, By: Shawn Scharenborg, KS # 24542 Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. (St. Louis Office) 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 St. Louis, MO 63141 Phone: (314) 991-0255 Fax: (314) 567-8006 Email: sscharenborg@km-law.com

Attorney for Plaintiff ________

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association Plaintiff, vs. Jason D Coozennoy AKA Jason Coozennoy , et al., Defendants. Case No. 11CV204 Division 4 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved) NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE

(First published in the Law- Under and by virtue of an rence Daily Journal-World Order of Sale issued by the August 17, 2011) Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF of Douglas, State of Kansas, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS in a certain cause in said CIVIL COURT DEPARTMENT Court Numbered 11CV204, wherein the parties above THE BANK OF NEW YORK named were respectively MELLON F/K/A THE BANK plaintiff and defendant, and OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE to me, the undersigned FOR THE HOLDERS OF THE Sheriff of said County, diCERTIFICATES, FIRST HORI- rected, I will offer for sale ZON MORTGAGE at public auction and sell to PASS-THROUGH CERTIFI- the highest bidder for cash CATES SERIES FH05-AA8, BY in hand at 10:00 AM, on FIRST HORIZON HOME 09/22/2011, the Jury AsLOANS, A DIVISION OF FIRST sembly Room of the District TENNESSEE BANK NA- Court located in the lower TIONAL ASSOCIATION, MAS- level of the Judicial and TER SERVICER, IN ITS CA- Law Enforcement Center PACITY AS AGENT FOR THE building, 111 E. 11th St., TRUSTEE UNDER THE POOL- Lawrence, Kansas, the folING AND SERVICING AGREE- lowing described real esMENT, tate located in the County Plaintiff, of Douglas, State of Kansas, vs. to wit: JUSTIN T. WATKINS, et al., Defendants. LOT 17 AND 18, BLOCK 116, IN THE CITY OF EUDORA, Case No. 10 CV 663 DOUGLAS COUNTY, Court No. 4 KANSAS. Title to Real Estate Involved NOTICE OF SHERIFF`S SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, in the case above numbered, wherein the parties above named were respectfully plaintiff and Defendants, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at the south steps of the Law Enforcement Center111 E. 11th Street Lawrence, Kansas 66044 on September 8, 2011, at 10:00 AM of said day, the following described real estate situated in the County of Douglas, State of Kansas, to-wit: LOT FIVE (5), BLOCK FOUR (4) WHISPERING MEADOWS ADDITION IN THE CITY OF EUDORA, AS SHOWN BY THE RECORDED PLAT THEREOF, IN DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS (“Property”) said real property is levied upon as the property of Defendants Justin Watkins and Courtney Watkins and all other alleged owners and will be sold without appraisal to satisfy said Order of Sale. DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF Submitted by: MARTIN, LEIGH, LAWS & FRITZLEN, P.C. Beverly M. Weber KS #20570 Sara N. Faubion KS #24865 ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF MARTIN, LEIGH, LAWS & FRITZLEN, P.C. IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. (Watkins, 5135.530) ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World August 31, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS DIVISION SIX IN THE INTEREST OF: ZOE RAY DOB xx-xx-2004, a female Case No. 2010-JC-0003 NOTICE OF HEARING TO: Travis Ray and any other person claiming paternity or other legal right to custody of the child and the parents and adult relatives of such other person and all other persons who are or may be concerned: You are hereby notified that a motion has been filed in this court alleging that the father of the child in interest is an unfit parent. The Court may find the father unfit by reason or conduct or condition which renders him unable to care properly for the child, that the conduct or condition is unlikely to change in the foreseeable future, and involuntarily terminate the father’s parental rights to the child in interest. The Court may also make other

Lawrence Donald Dulaney, et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV352 Court No.1 Title to Real Estate Involved Pursuant to K.S.A. §60 NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at the The Jury Assembly Room located in the lower level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center building of the Douglas County Courthouse, Kansas, on September 15, 2011 at the time of 10:00 AM, the following real estate: A TRACT OF LAND LOCATED IN THE SOUTH HALF OF THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 13, TOWNSHIP 13 SOUTH, RANGE 20 EAST OF THE SIXTH PRINCIPAL MERIDIAN, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCING AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE SOUTH HALF OF THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION; THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 27 MINUTES 23 SECONDS EAST, 1,347.41 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, SAID POINT BEING ON THE NORTH LINE OF THE SOUTH HALF OF THE NORTHWEST QUARTER; THENCE CONTINUING NORTH 89 DEGREES 27 MINUTES 23 SECONDS EAST, 251.12 FEET, SAID POINT BEING ON THE NORTH LINE OF THE SOUTH HALF OF THE NORTHWEST QUARTER AND THE CENTER LINE OF SPRING CREEK; THENCE SOUTH 5 DEGREES 15 MINUTES 00 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE CENTER LINE OF SPRING CREEK 124.79 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 70 DEGREES 39 MINUTES 25 SECONDS EAST, 147.07 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 9 DEGREES 09 MINUTES 17 SECONDS WEST, 123.88 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 2 DEGREES 14 MINUTES 49 SECONDS EAST, 275.23 FEET; THENCE NORTH 74 DEGREES 10 MINUTES 42 SECONDS EAST, 155.72 FEET; THENCE NORTH 49 DEGREES 52 MINUTES 34 SECONDS EAST, 126.76 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 46 DEGREES 15 MINUTES 53 SECONDS EAST, 55.13 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 20 DEGREES 00 MINUTES 28 SECONDS EAST, 213.60 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 39 DEGREES 50 MINUTES 11 SECONDS EAST, 137.78 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 13 DEGREES 03 MINUTES 21 SECONDS WEST, 212.88 FEET, SAID POINT BEING THE CENTER LINE OF SPRING CREEK; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 27 MINUTES 23 SECONDS WEST, 563.12 FEET; THENCE NORTH 11 DEGREES 38 MINUTES 36 SECONDS WEST, 1,022.13 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, IN DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS. Tax ID No. 023-106-13-0-00-00-006.04-0, Commonly known as 1927 N 1275 Rd, Eudora, KS 66025 (“the Property”) MS#113519 to satisfy the judgment in the above entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. Douglas County Sheriff MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC

By: Jeremy M. Hart, #20886 jhart@msfirm.com SHERIFF OF DOUGLAS Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 COUNTY, KANSAS lcraft@msfirm.com Chad R. Doornink, #23536 Respectfully Submitted, cdoornink@msfirm.com By: ___________________ Jennifer L. Michaels, #24256 Shawn Scharenborg, KS # jmichaels@msfirm.com 24542 11460 Tomahawk Creek Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 Parkway, Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 Suite 300 Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. Leawood, KS 66211 (St. Louis Office) (913) 339-9132 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 (913) 339-9045 (fax) St. Louis, MO 63141 Phone: (314) 991-0255 ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF Fax: (314) 567-8006 Email: MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC AS sscharenborg@km-law.com ATTORNEYS FOR Attorney for Plaintiff CITIMORTGAGE, INC. IS AT_______ TEMPTING TO COLLECT A (First published in The Law- DEBT AND ANY INFORMArence Daily Journal-World, TION OBTAINED WILL BE Wednesday, August 31, USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. ________ 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT

(First published in The LawGMAC Mortgage, LLC rence Daily Journal-World, Plaintiff, Wednesday, August 31, vs. 2011) Cecilia G. Paez and Vincent R. Paez, et al. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Defendants. DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Case No. 11CV267 CIVIL DEPARTMENT Court Number: 1 BAC Home Loans Servicing, Pursuant to K.S.A. L.P. fka Countrywide Home Chapter 60 Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, NOTICE OF SALE vs. Randall L. Russell and Under and by virtue of an Rhonda J Russell, et al. Order of Sale issued to me Defendants. by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Case No. 11CV82 Kansas, the undersigned Court Number: 1 Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at Pursuant to K.S.A. public auction and sell to Chapter 60 the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level NOTICE OF SALE of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Under and by virtue of an Courthouse at Lawrence, Order of Sale issued to me Douglas County, Kansas, on by the Clerk of the District September 22, 2011, at 10:00 Court of Douglas County, AM, the following real es- Kansas, the undersigned tate: Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at Lot 8, Block 3, in Resurvey public auction and sell to and Replat of Parkmar Es- the highest bidder for cash tates, an Addition to the in hand, at the Lower Level City of Lawrence e, Douglas of the Judicial and Law EnCounty, Kansas, commonly forcement Center of the known as 3217 Yellowstone Courthouse at Lawrence, Drive, Lawrence, KS 66047 Douglas County, Kansas, on (the “Property”) September 22, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real esto satisfy the judgment in tate: the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made Lot 36, in Block 13, in Piowithout appraisement and neer Ridge No. 4, an addisubject to the redemption tion to the City of Lawperiod as provided by law, rence, as shown by the reand further subject to the corded plat thereof, in approval of the Court. For Douglas County, Kansas, more information, visit commonly known as 312 www.Southlaw.com Settlers Drive, Lawrence, KS 66044 (the “Property”) Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, to satisfy the judgment in Kansas the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made Prepared By: without appraisement and South & Associates, P.C. subject to the redemption Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS period as provided by law, # 10551) and further subject to the 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 approval of the Court. For Overland Park, KS 66211 more information, visit (913)663-7600 www.Southlaw.com (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff (128130) Douglas County, _______ Kansas (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World Prepared By: August 24, 2011) South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF # 10551) DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 CIVIL DEPARTMENT Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 CitiMortgage, Inc. (913)663-7899 (Fax) Plaintiff, Attorneys For Plaintiff vs. (125966) Donald W Dulaney aka _______

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(First published in the Law- (Published in the Shawnee worth County, Kansas, will rence Daily Journal-World Dispatch, Wednesday, Au- offer for sale at public aucAugust 21, 2011) tion and sell to the highest gust 24, 2011) bidder for cash in hand, at CITY OF LAWRENCE CITY OF SHAWNEE the Justice Center, 2nd SURPLUS VEHICLES & Floor Lobby, Leavenworth EQUIPMENT FOR SALE RESOLUTION NO. 1659 County, Kansas, on September 15, 2011, at 10:00 AM, 2001 Chevrolet S10, 4X4 A RESOLUTION FIXING THE the following real estate: 2001 Chevrolet 3500, 16 PasTIME AND PLACE OF AND DI- Lot 3, AARON REPLAT, in the senger Bus RECTING NOTICE OF A PUB- City of Leavenworth, ac1999 Ford, E150 Van LIC HEARING REGARDING cording to the recorded 1998 Ford Windstar Van THE BUILDINGS AT 17340 plat thereof, in Leaven1998 Ford, F150 Extended worth County, Kansas, MIDLAND DRIVE. Cab 1998 commonly known as Honda Civic, wrecked Marion, LeavenWHEREAS, Stephen Thomp- 418-420 1997 Ford Taurus, wrecked 66048 (the son, Chief Codes Adminis- worth, KS John Deere 155C trator for the City of Shaw- “Property”) Lawn Tracnee, Kansas has filed with to satisfy the judgment in tor above-entitled case. the Governing Body a state- the Dixon ZTR 5601 Commercial ment in writing that the pri- The sale is to be made Mower Blackberry cell vate buildings located at without appraisement and phones 17340 Midland Drive, Shaw- subject to the redemption nee, Kansas, legally de- period as provided by law, The equipment can be seen scribed as 18-12-24 BEG and further subject to the by going to the City’s web 2288.14’ W E/L SE1/4 & approval of the Court. For page, http://www.lawrence 25.5’ N N/L RR N 909.24’ TO more information, visit ks.org/ and click on the C/L ELMRDG DR NE ALG ST www.Southlaw.com Gov Deals icon. 355.42’ TO PT 1936.46’ W E/L David Zoellner, Sheriff 1/4 S 1014.77’ NW 356.13’ The surplus items may be TO BEG 7.766 ACS M/L Leavenworth County, inspected by emailing con- SHC-0617, are unfit for huKansas tact on web page between man habitation and a blight 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM M-F to the surrounding properexcept legal holidays for an ties, Prepared By: appointment. South & Associates, P.C. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RE- Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) Sale ends September 2, SOLVED BY THE GOVERNING 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 2011 BODY OF THE CITY OF Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 SHAWNEE, KANSAS that: City of Lawrence, Kansas (913)663-7899 (Fax) Jonathan Douglass 1. A hearing be held at Attorneys For Plaintiff City Clerk (124632) City _______ Hall, 11110 Johnson Drive, _______ Shawnee, Kansas, on the Bonner 10th day of October, 2011, at 7:30 p.m., at which time (First published in The Mirthe owner, owner’s agent, ror, Wednesday, August 24, any lien holders of record, 2011) and occupant of such structure may appear and IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, show cause why such KANSAS structure should not be deCIVIL DEPARTMENT termined to be dangerous or unsafe and condemned GMAC Mortgage, LLC or ordered repaired or dePlaintiff, molished as provided by vs. K.S.A. 12-1750 et seq., and Gina Damron and Julie R. Shawnee Municipal Code Zink, et al. Chapter 15.28. Defendants. 2. The City Clerk shall Case No. 10CV17 cause Court Number: this resolution to be pubPursuant to lished once each week for K.S.A. Chapter 60 two consecutive weeks in the Shawnee Dispatch, the official City newspaper, NOTICE OF SALE and a copy of the resolution shall be mailed by certified mail within three Under and by virtue of an days after the first publica- Order of Sale issued to me tion to each owner, agent, by the Clerk of the District of Leavenworth lien holder and occupant at Court their last known place of County, Kansas, the underresidence and shall be signed Sheriff of Leavenmarked “deliver to ad- worth County, Kansas, will Shawnee offer for sale at public aucdressee only”. tion and sell to the highest (Published in the Shawnee ADOPTED by the Governing bidder for cash in hand, at Dispatch, Wednesday, AuBody this 22nd day of the Justice Center, 2nd gust 31, 2011) August, 2011. Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on SeptemNotice to Bidders APPROVED AND SIGNED by ber 15, 2011, at 10:00 AM, City of Shawnee, Kansas the Mayor this 22nd day of the following real estate: August, 2011. Lot 19, Block 6, DAY’S SUBSealed proposals will be reDIVISION, City of Leavenceived from Bidders by the Leavenworth /s/Jeff Meyers worth, City of Shawnee, hereinafJeff Meyers, Mayor County, Kansas, commonly ter referred to as the known as 1030 4th Avenue, Owner, at the office of the Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the City Clerk at Shawnee City ATTEST: “Property”) Hall, 11110 Johnson Drive, /s/ Keith Campbell to satisfy the judgment in Shawnee, Kansas, until Keith Campbell, City Clerk the above-entitled case. 10:00 A.M., September 16, The sale is to be made 2011 at which time, the bids APPROVED AS TO FORM without appraisement and received will be opened AND LEGALITY: subject to the redemption and publicly read for the /s/ Marvin E. Rainey period as provided by law, construction of the Storm Marvin E. Rainey, and further subject to the Drainage Improvements - City Attorney approval of the Court. For Edgewood Boulevard & information, visit Larsen. Bidders will be no- I hereby certify that the more tified of the results within foregoing is the original Or- www.Southlaw.com fourteen (14) days of the dinance; that said OrdiDavid Zoellner, Sheriff date set above for bids to nance was passed on the Leavenworth County, be received. The Contract 22nd day of August, 2011; Kansas shall be awarded by the that the record of the final Governing Body of the vote on its passage is Owner at the sole and com- found on page _____ of plete discretion of such Journal No. _____; and that Prepared By: Governing Body. The City it was published in the South & Associates, P.C. of Shawnee reserves the Shawnee Dispatch, an offi- Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS right to reject any or all cial City newspaper on the # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 bids and to waive informal- 24 day of August, 2011. Overland Park, KS 66211 ities or irregularities in (913)663-7600 /s/Keith D. Campbell bids. Keith D. (913)663-7899 (Fax) Campbell City Clerk Attorneys For Plaintiff The Project provides for re(109584) _______ location of approximately _______ 200 LF of sanitary sewer, installation of approximately Tonganoxie (First published in The Mir1090 LF of RCP storm sewer, ror, Wednesday, August curb and gutter, asphalt 24, 2011) street repair, concrete (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 24, driveway and sidewalk reIN THE DISTRICT COURT OF placement, grading, sod re- 2011) LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, placement, retaining wall KANSAS construction and other re- IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF CIVIL DEPARTMENT LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, lated improvements. KANSAS Bank of America, National CIVIL DEPARTMENT Complete digital contract Association as successor documents and plans are by merger to LaSalle Bank available after 10:00 A.M., BAC Home Loans Servicing, National Association, as L.P. fka Countrywide Home September 1, 2011 at Trustee for First Franklin You Loans Servicing, L.P. www.questcdn.com. Mortgage Loan Trust, Plaintiff, may download the digital Mortgage Loan vs. plan documents for a nonAsset-Backed Certificates, Brenda Bell, et al. refundable $10.00 by inSeries 2007-FF2 Defendants. putting the Questt project Plaintiff, # 1728262 on the website’s vs. Case No. 11CV24 Project Search page or Don Scott and Court Number: 4 click here. Please contact Debra K. Scott, et al. Pursuant to QuestCDN.com at Defendants. K.S.A. Chapter 60 1-952-233-1632 or info@ questcdn.com for assisCase No. 09CV319 NOTICE OF SALE tance in free membership Court Number: registration, downloading, and working with this dig- Under and by virtue of an Pursuant to K.S.A. Order of Sale issued to me ital project information. An Chapter 60 optional paper set of proj- by the Clerk of the District of Leavenworth ect documents is also Court NOTICE OF SALE available for a nonrefund- County, Kansas, the underable price of $60.00 per set signed Sheriff of Leaven- Under and by virtue of an worth County, Kansas, will from the City of Shawnee, Order of Sale issued to me City Hall, Development Ser- offer for sale at public auc- by the Clerk of the District vices Department, 11110 tion and sell to the highest Court of Leavenworth Johnson Drive, Shawnee, bidder for cash in hand, at County, Kansas, the underKansas 66203. If you have the Justice Center, 2nd signed Sheriff of LeavenFloor Lobby, Leavenworth any questions, please conworth County, Kansas, will tact the City of Shawnee at County, Kansas, on Septem- offer for sale at public ber 15, 2011, at 10:00 AM, 913-742-6012. auction and sell to the the following real estate: highest bidder for cash in Each Bidder shall file with The South 60 feet of Lots 14, hand, at the Justice Center, 15, and 16 all in Block 1, their bid a cashier’s check, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavencertified check, or bid bond DAY’S SUBDIVISION, City of worth County, Kansas, on drawn on an acceptable Leavenworth, Leavenworth September 15, 2011, at bank in an amount of not County, Kansas, commonly 10:00 AM, the following less than five percent (5%) known as 929 3rd Avenue, real estate: of the total amount of the Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the bid. Bid Bonds will be re- “Property”) Lot 54, Block 3, FAWN VALturned to the unsuccessful to satisfy the judgment in LEY SUBDIVISION, City of above-entitled case. bidders, with the exception the Lansing, Leavenworth The sale is to be made of the second qualifying County, Kansas bidder, at such time as without appraisement and ALSO their bids are rejected. All subject to the redemption That portion of Lot 55, Block bidders shall verify that period as provided by law, 3, FAWN VALLEY SUBDIVIthey have considered all and further subject to the SION, City of Lansing, written addenda. Any writ- approval of the Court. For Leavenworth County, Kaninformation, visit ten addenda issued during more sas, described as follows: the time of bidding shall be www.Southlaw.com Beginning at the SouthDavid Zoellner, Sheriff covered and included in the west corner of Lot 54; bid. There will be no clarifithence South 49°’15’ West Leavenworth County, cations or exceptions alKansas 27.14 feet; thence North lowed on the Bid. Bids are 42°05’15” West 129.85 feet for a total bid package, and to the Easterly right of way total contract price. line of Fawn Valley Court; Prepared By: thence Northeasterly South & Associates, P.C. This project is partially along said line 30.70 feet; funded through Community Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) thence South 40°45’00” Development Block Grant 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 East 130 feet to the point (CDGB) funds; therefore, Overland Park, KS 66211 of beginning, commonly Contractor shall be re- (913)663-7600 known as 320 Fawn Valley , quired to comply with pre- (913)663-7899 (Fax) Lansing, KS 66043 (the vailing wages requirements Attorneys For Plaintiff “Property”) (124739) and Section 3 employment _______ requirements. It is the to satisfy the judgment in Owner’s intent to award (First published in The Mir- the above-entitled case. this project on September ror, Wednesday, August 24, The sale is to be made 26, 2011 and bid wage rates 2011) without appraisement and are required to reflect this subject to the redemption lock-in date. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF period as provided by law, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, and further subject to the Each bid shall be made on a KANSAS approval of the Court. For printed proposal form inCIVIL DEPARTMENT more information, visit cluded with these docuwww.Southlaw.com ments. Bids shall be sub- Bank of America, National mitted in sealed envelopes Association as successor David Zoellner, Sheriff and shall be marked “Bid by merger to LaSalle Bank Leavenworth County, for: Storm Drainage Im- National Association, as Kansas provements - Edgewood Trustee for Structured AsBoulevard & Larsen. set Investment Loan Trust, Prepared By: SHAWNEE PROJECT NO.. (SAIL) 2005-2 South & Associates, P.C. 3368.” An officer of the Kristen G. Stroehmann firm making such proposal Plaintiff, (KS # 10551) shall properly execute all vs. 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 proposal forms. Bids rePamela J. Clark, et al. Overland Park, KS 66211 ceived after the time and Defendants. (913)663-7600 date above specified shall (913)663-7899 (Fax) be returned, unopened, to Case No. 11CV319 Attorneys For Plaintiff the Bidder. Court Number: (79437) Pursuant to ________ CITY OF SHAWNEE, KANSAS K.S.A. Chapter 60 ________ NOTICE OF SALE

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(First published in The Mir- 12, 13 AND 14, OF HENRY`S ror, Wednesday, August 17, ADDITION TO THE CITY OF LEAVENWORTH, ACCORD2011) ING TO THE RECORDED IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF PLAT THEREOF. LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH KANSAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P. fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, vs. Daniel Dalley, et al. Defendants. Case No. 09CV476 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 8, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: A part of Rees Tract of the Gist Survey, City of Leavenworth, described as follows: Beginning at a point 105 feet North of a point 20.12 chains South and 20 chains East of the Northwest corner of the Southwest Quarter of Section 27, Township 8 South, Range 22, thence North 105 feet; thence West 420 feet; thence South 105 feet; thence East 420 feet to the place of beginning, in Leavenworth County, Kansas, less any part taken for the road, commonly known as 501 N. 20th Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (87553) ________

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

Attorney for Plaintiff _______

(First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 24, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Wells Fargo Bank, National Association Plaintiff, vs. Robert Stoffers AKA Robert Cory Stoffers, et al., Defendants. Case No. 10CV645 Division 4 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved) NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

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Lots 3 and 4 in HULSECUTTER’S Subdivision of Block T.E of Central Subdivision, of the City of Leavenworth, according to the recorded plat thereof, in Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as 310 Grand Avenue, Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com

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Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered 10CV645, wherein the parties above named were respectively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at 10:00 AM, on 09/15/2011, THE JUSTICE CENTER ON THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY (street level), 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048, the following described real estate located in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, to wit: LOTS 9 AND 10, BLOCK 1, ELM PARK, A SUBDIVISION IN TONGANOXIE, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS, ACCORDING TO THE RECORDED PLAT THEREOF. SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS

Bank of America, National Association as successor by merger to LaSalle Bank National Association, as Trustee for Structured Asset Investment Loan Trust, (SAIL) 2005-2 Plaintiff, vs. Pamela J. Clark, et al. Defendants. Case No. 10CV791 Court Number: 4 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 8, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

The West 47 feet of Lot 5, AARON REPLAT, in the City of Leavenworth, according to the recorded plat thereof, in Leavenworth David Zoellner, Sheriff County, Kansas, commonly Leavenworth County, known as 410-412 Marion, Kansas Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the “Property”) Prepared By: to satisfy the judgment in South & Associates, P.C. the above-entitled case. Kristen G. Stroehmann The sale is to be made (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 without appraisement and subject to the redemption Overland Park, KS 66211 period as provided by law, (913)663-7600 and further subject to the (913)663-7899 (Fax) approval of the Court. For Attorneys For Plaintiff more information, visit (104552) www.Southlaw.com _______ (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 24, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS

LOT 11, BLOCK 23, IN FACKLERS ADDITION TO THE CITY OF LEAVENWORTH, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. Commonly known as 418 Linn St., Leavenworth, Kansas 66048 This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. David A. Zoellner SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC Attorneys for Plaintiff 6310 Lamar- Ste. 235 Overland Park, KS 66202 (913)831-3000 Fax No. (913)831-3320 Our File No. 11-002427/jm ________

(First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 24, 2011)

(First published in The Mir- Respectfully Submitted, ror, Wednesday, August 17, By: 2011) Shawn Scharenborg, KS # 24542 IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 KANSAS Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. CIVIL DEPARTMENT (St. Louis Office) 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 The Bank of New York Mel- St. Louis, MO 63141 lon fka The Bank of New Phone: (314) 991-0255 York, as Trustee for the cer- Fax: (314) 567-8006 tificateholders of CWABS, Email: Inc., Asset-Backed Certifi- sscharenborg@km-law.com cates, Series 2007-12 Attorney for Plaintiff Plaintiff, ________ vs. (First published in The MirLisa A. Scott, et al. ror, Wednesday, August 17, Defendants. 2011) Case No. 09CV562 IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Court Number: 4 LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Pursuant to K.S.A. CIVIL DEPARTMENT Chapter 60

Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 8, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

tion and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at the 2nd Floor lobby (street level) of the Justice Center in the City of Leavenworth in said County, on September 15, 2011, at 10:00 a.m., of said day the following described real estate located in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, to wit:

David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (123050) ________

US Bank National Association as successor Trustee to Wachovia Bank, National Association as Trustee for the holders of MASTR Alternative Loan Trust 2004-6 Plaintiff, (First published in The Mirvs. ror, Wednesday, August 24, Beth Lynne Tilton AKA 2011) Beth L Rampton, et al., Defendants. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Case No. 09CV753 KANSAS Division 4 K.S.A. 60 US BANK NATIONAL ASSOMortgage Foreclosure CIATION, AS SUCCESSOR (Title to Real Estate TRUSTEE TO BANK OF Involved) AMERICA, NATIONAL ASSONOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE CIATION, (SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO LASALLE BANK ASSOCIATION) Under and by virtue of an NATIONAL Order of Sale issued by the AS TRUSTEE FOR MORGAN STANLEY LOAN TRUST Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County 2006-12XS PLAINTIFF of Leavenworth, State of -vsKansas, in a certain cause ANDREA C. HUTCHINSON, in said Court Numbered et. al.; 09CV753, wherein the parDEFENDANTS ties above named were respectively plaintiff and deNo. 11CV0291 fendant, and to me, the unDiv. No. dersigned Sheriff of said K.S.A. 60 County, directed, I will offer Mortgage for sale at public auction Foreclosure and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at 10:00 AM, on 09/15/2011, NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE THE JUSTICE CENTER ON THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY Under and by virtue of an (street level), 601 S. 3rd Order of Sale issued by the Street, Leavenworth, KS Clerk of the District Court 66048, Leavenworth Count , in and for the said County the following described of Leavenworth, in a certain real estate located in the cause in said Court NumCounty of Leavenworth, bered 11CV0291, wherein the parties above named State of Kansas, to wit: were respectively plaintiff LOT F, WALLACE LAMBIE and defendant, and to me, REPLAT OF A PART OF LOT 8 the undersigned Sheriff of AND ALL OF LOTS 9, 10, 11, said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auc-

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS PHH MORTGAGE CORPORATION PLAINTIFF -vsPETER A. BRADSHAW, et. al.; DEFENDANTS No. 11CV180 Div. No. K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County of Leavenworth, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered 11CV180, wherein the parties above named were respectively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at the 2nd Floor lobby (street level) of the Justice Center in the City of Leavenworth in said County, on September 15, 2011, at 10:00 a.m., of said day the following described real estate located in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, to wit: LOT 14, IN SARCOXIE LAKE SUBDIVISION, A SUBDIVISION OF LAND IN LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. Commonly known as 13549 185th St., Linwood, Kansas 66052 This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. David A. Zoellner SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC Attorneys for Plaintiff 6310 Lamar- Ste. 235 Overland Park, KS 66202 (913)831-3000 Fax No. (913)831-3320 Our File No. 11-002100/jm _______


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her mother got involved and started calling my daughter and giving her hell. My daughter told Alia’s mother to mind her own business. I have stayed out of it. Now there are hard feelings within the family, and I feel terrible for my daughter. Any suggestions? — New York Mother Dear N.Y.: We assume the goal is to patch this up before the wedding, so someanniesmailbox@comcast.net one needs to apologize. Unfortunately, it’s not likely preciate their efforts, but to be Alia or her mother. you didn’t feel up to the maYour daughter should call jor shindig they had in mind. her cousin and tell her she Promise to cooperate in every way possible should they choose to have a second celebration at a later date. Dear Annie: My daughter is getting married in January. She asked her cousin “Alia” to be the maid of honor. Alia has never cared for any of my daughter’s boyfriends and is making no effort to be part of the plans. She has put off getting her dress and told my daughter it was for financial reasons, but her Facebook page says she got a big raise and a new car. My daughter was hurt, but said nothing. We both thought it meant Alia wanted out of the wedding, so my daughter told her cousin that she could bow out if it was causing money problems. Apparently, Alia was offended by that. Worse,

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is sorry there has been ill will and misunderstanding on both sides. She should then say, sincerely, that she would still like Alia to be in her wedding party if it isn’t too great a hardship for her. If Alia gets nasty, however, your daughter should calmly tell her that, under the circumstances, it would be best if she stepped down from her bridesmaid responsibilities. — Please e-mail your questions to anniesmailbox@comcast.net, or write to Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box 118190 Chicago, IL 60611.

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For Wednesday, Aug. 31: This year, open up to life’s possibilities. You maintain a cautious attitude, especially concerning finances. A boss or parent might push you beyond your limits. If you are single, someone from a very different culture could become important. If you are attached, the two of you gain by detaching and walking in the other person’s shoes more often. Libra can be possessive.

she could be unusually somber. Don’t take this person’s mood personally. Tonight: All smiles after a power nap. Cancer (June 21-July 22) The notion that “science can go too  Be aware of a far” has been around as long as there tendency to limit yourself have been scientists. And it has informed or someone you live with. novels and movies from “Frankenstein” An investment might be to “The Fly.” Now the Science Channel slow to come to fruition. explores some questionable experiments Tonight: Play it cool. with the new series “Dark Matters: Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Twisted but True” (9 p.m.), hosted by  Keep conversa“Fringe” star John Noble. tions moving, despite an Using computer graphics, “Dark” reawkward moment or two. visits some of the more gruesome and The Stars Show the Kind You can deal with others, questionable chapters in scientific histo- of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dybut also look within. Tory, including interspecies crossbreeding, namic; 4-Positive; 3-Aver- night: Speak your mind. official zombie hunts and that old horror age; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. movie chestnut, the head transplant. 22) The first hour revisits the early years Aries (March 21-April  Your finances of the Soviet Union, when scientist Dr. 19) could have you feeling reIlya Ivanov hoped  Allow a partner stricted. You want to join a to create a race to take over. He or she friend, but it will cost you. of super-soldiers might be overly serious Tonight: Your treat. by breeding apeand driven. Curb your temLibra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) human mutants. per at work or when deal If you can get “Dark Matters” ing with others. Tonight: past negativity, much that also features a selfGo for something peaceful. is of value will greet you. A described UFO exTaurus (April 20-May partner or associate would pert who contends 20) like to share good news, that the military still has not come clean  You are still dealbut not at the expense of about its experiments involving invisibil- ing with a situation in your a bah-humbug response. ity. Talk about a lack of transparency! daily life. It could be health Tonight: Remain open to Just to prove that not all of these ad- related. Before making any several different options. ventures in weird science come from the major decisions, check in Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. fringe, “Dark Matters” looks into some with a doctor or dentist. 21) of the creepier laboratory adventures of Tonight: Busy doing errands,  Follow America’s greatest inventor, Thomas Edi- catching up on news, etc. through with a boss or son. Gemini (May 21-June higher-up. Don’t keep the Look for stories straight out of pulp 20) same discussion going fiction in later installments, including  Reach out over and over in your head. the man who stole Einstein’s brain, Nazi to a key person. He or Tonight: Do your thing. experiments in anti-gravity, the psychic arms race during the Cold War and efforts to raise the dead. And you thought the invention of Viagra was diabolical!

It just doesn’t seem like an NFL preBaseball Hall-of-Famer singer Glenn Tilbrook season without a “Hard Knocks” team Frank Robinson is 76. (Squeeze) is 54. Rock muto follow. And this season, we almost Violinist Itzhak Perlman is sician Gina Schock (The didn’t have a preseason. HBO attempts 66. Singer Van Morrison Go-Go’s) is 54. Singer to compensate with “Hard Knocks: A is 66. Actor Richard Gere Tony DeFranco (The DeDecade of NFL Training Camps” (9 is 62. Olympic gold medal Franco Family) is 52. Basep.m.). The 90-minute retrospective track and field athlete Ed- ball pitcher Hideo Nomo glances back at the 2001 Baltimore Ra- win Moses is 56. Rock is 43. Singer-composer vens training camp, where the annual series began, and revisits memorable moments from past preseasons with Dallas (twice), Kansas City, Cincinnati and last year’s New York Jets. Look for plenty of never-before-seen outtakes and “where are they now?” visits with past “stars” of the “Hard Knocks” series. Liev Schreiber narrates.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22Dec. 21)  Zero in on what you want, and don’t sell yourself short. Meetings could be more important than you think. You draw many people toward you. Tonight: Where the action is. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)  Follow your instincts. Don’t be a backseat driver, whether at work or in a social setting. Step up and lead. A partner could be a bit difficult, and no matter what you do, it makes no difference. Tonight: Could be late. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  You might be thinking about the weekend. Try to stay grounded in the moment, or else you might not accomplish what you feel is necessary. Tonight: Let your imagination go. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  You could handle a personal matter differently if you work with a key individual. Walk away from a power play where you might feel left out. Tonight: Togetherness. — The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

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Tonight’s other highlights

U.S. Open tennis (6 p.m., ESPN 2).

 The twins frantically scramble from New Jersey to Vermont and Texas in search of “Buried Treasure” (7 p.m., Fox).

 Five acts will join the top 10 on “America’s Got Talent” (8 p.m., NBC).

 During a squabble over a bet, Wilson begins to suspect that House is using again on “House” (8 p.m., Fox).

 An art collector loses consciousness on the season finale of “Royal Pains” (8 p.m., USA).

Patty and Ellen seek to depose Erickson (John Goodman) on “Damages” (9 p.m., Audience Network, Direct TV).

 Scheduled on “Primetime” (9 p.m., ABC): raising a transgender child.

 A playoff jinx requires special attention on “Necessary Roughness” (9 p.m., USA).

 A huge fire coincides with Colleen’s big day on the second-to-last episode of “Rescue Me” (9 p.m., FX).

 Hector’s marriage founders on “The Hour” (10 p.m., BBC America).

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a firearm 39 A renter may break it 40 “My Cup Runneth Over” singer 42 Word with “water” or “standard” 43 Sleigh guider of song 45 Leaves, a la Michael Jackson? 46 Noted French painter Maurice 47 Delhi princess 48 Coastal inlet 49 Frost’s poem about a craps game? 54 Muhammad or Laila 55 Early stages 56 Hunted morays 57 Quarterback Dawson 58 Doesn’t just have an odor 59 Works on the fall fall DOWN 1 Switch to low beams 2 “This ___ test of the ...” 3 Classic Sidney Poitier title role 4 Offensive whistles 5 Booth who

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Dear Annie: I’m recovering from cancer. To thank my husband for being so helpful, caring and patient during my treatment, I want to give him a nice party for his 30th birthday. He liked the idea and put together a guest list. I mentioned this to my inlaws, and they offered to help. The next thing I know, they’ve insisted on paying for the entire party and having it at their house. They also wanted me to invite some of their friends. I told them my husband is not close to these people and I did not intend to invite them. They became upset, saying I was putting them in an awkward situation and they would never be able to explain why these friends weren’t included in this big party. That annoyed me, and I decided to change our plans. I told my in-laws we would now have a much smaller party at my house. It seemed to me that they were making this about them and not about my husband. Now there is tension between us. What should I do? — Stuck in the Middle Dear Stuck: Your in-laws overstepped by co-opting your party, and it was perfectly reasonable for you to back out and start over. But it would be a good idea to mend fences. Please tell your in-laws that you greatly ap-

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!" WEDNESDAY, AU-UST /1, 2011 Tonganoxie Tonganoxie (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 17, 8/31, 9/7, 9/14 _______ 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT BOKF, NA dba Bank of Oklahoma, NA Plaintiff, vs. Matthew R. Moss and Kellie M. Moss, et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV224 Court Number: 4 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 8, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: Lot 4, Iron Creek - Second Plat, a subdivision in the City of Basehor, in Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as 15513 Pebble Drive, Basehor, KS 66007 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (129232) _______ (First published in The Mirror, August 31, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL COURT DEPARTMENT JAMES B. NUTTER & COMPANY, Plaintiff, vs. CHRISTOPHER P. MCMAHON, et al., Defendants. Case No. 11 CV 270 Title to Real Estate Involved NOTICE OF SHERIFF`S SALE

PARCEL II: A TRACT OF LAND IN THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 10, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 21 EAST OF THE 6TH P.M., MORE FULLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCING AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF SECTION 10; THENCE WEST ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 10, A DISTANCE OF 467.84 FEET FOR A POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 00` 00” WEST, A DISTANCE OF 289.87 FEET; THENCE 200.0 FEET ON A BEARING OF NORTH 83 DEGREES 20` WEST ALONG THE TOWNSHIP ROAD; THENCE 553.70 FEET ON A BEARING OF NORTH 61 DEGREES 01` WEST ALONG THE TOWNSHIP ROAD TO THE INTERSECTION WITH THE NORTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 10; THENCE EAST ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 10, A DISTANCE OF 683.0 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, LESS AND EXCEPT THAT PART TAKEN OR USED FOR ROAD PURPOSES, IN LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS (“Property”) said real property is levied upon as the property of Defendant Christopher P. McMahon and all other alleged owners and will be sold without appraisal to satisfy said Order of Sale. ________________ LEAVENWORTH COUNTY SHERIFF

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(First published in The Mir- ing to the recorded plat thereof, in Leavenworth ror, August 31, 2011) County, Kansas, commonly IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF known as 211 West 3rd LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Street, Tonganoxie, KS KANSAS CIVIL 66086 (the “Property”) DEPARTMENT to satisfy the judgment in above-entitled case. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., suc- the cessor by merger to Wells The sale is to be made Fargo Bank Minnesota, N.A., without appraisement and as Trustee f/k/a Norwest subject to the redemption period as provided by law, Bank Minnesota, N.A., as Trustee for the Structured and further subject to the Asset Securities Corpora- approval of the Court. For information, visit tion Amortizing Residential more Collateral Trust Mortgage www.Southlaw.com Pass-Through Certificates, David Zoellner, Sheriff Series 2002-BC8, Leavenworth County, Plaintiff, Kansas vs. Virgil Lee Bush, et al. Prepared By: Defendants. South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann Case No: 2011CV304 (KS # 10551) Division: 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 Pursuant to K.S.A. (913)663-7600 Chapter 60 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (Title to Real Estate (76680) Involved) _______ NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE (First published in The MirUnder and by virtue of an ror, Wednesday, August 17, Order of Sale issued by the 2011) District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, to IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF me, the undersigned Sheriff LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, of Leavenworth County, KANSAS Kansas, I will, pursuant to CIVIL DEPARTMENT K.S.A. 60-2410, offer for sale at public auction and sell to BAC Home Loans Servicing, the highest bidder for cash L.P. fka Countrywide Home in hand, at 10:00 a.m. on Loans Servicing, L.P. September 22, 2011, in the Plaintiff, 2nd Floor Lobby of the Jusvs. tice Center, 601 S. 3rd Billy J. Williams a/k/a Billy Street, in the City of Leav- Joe Williams; Judith A. Wilenworth, State of Kansas of liams; Jill Roe (real name the Leavenworth County unknown) unknown Courthouse, State of Kan- spouse, if any, of Billy J. sas the following described Williams; Mortgage Elecreal located in Leavenworth tronic Registration SysCounty, Kansas, to wit: tems, Inc., Defendants. LOTS 26, 27, 28 AND 29 IN BLOCK 1, IN STILLING’S Case No. 11CV330 SUBDIVISION, TO THE CITY Court Number: OF LEAVENWORTH, ACCORDING TO THE REPursuant to K.S.A. CORDED PLAT THEREOF IN Chapter 60 LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. NOTICE OF SUIT

Tonganoxie FEET ALONG SAID TOWNSHIP ROAD TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, BEING TRACT #5 AS SHOWN ON SURVEY RECORDED MARCH 19, 1973 IN SURVEY BOOK S-9, #35 IN THE OFFICE OF THE REGISTER OF DEEDS, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. Commonly known as 20131 147th St., Basehor, Kansas 66007 This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. David A. Zoellner SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC Attorneys for Plaintiff 6310 Lamar- Ste. 235 Overland Park, KS 66202 (913)831-3000 Fax No. (913)831-3320 Our File No. 11-002485/jm _______

More commonly known as: THE STATE OF KANSAS, to 1028 Kenton, Leavenworth, the above-named defendKS 66048; ants and the unknown heirs, executors, administo satisfy the judgment, trators, devisees, trustees, fully or partially, in the creditors and assigns of above-entitled case. The any deceased defendants; sale is made without ap- the unknown spouses of praisement and is subject any defendants; the unto the redemption period known officers, successors, as provided by law and is trustees, creditors and asfurther subject to approval signs of any defendants by the Court. that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; FROM: THE SHERIFF OF the unknown executors, adLEAVENWORTH COUNTY, ministrators, devisees, KANSAS trustees, creditors, successors and assigns of any deBY: fendants that are or were THE BOYD LAW GROUP, L.C. partners or in partnership; Michael E. Boyd, #21325 the unknown guardians, Keli N. Robertson, #23399 conservators and trustees 300 St. Peters Centre Blvd., of any defendants that are Ste. 230 minors or are under any leSaint Peters, MO 63376 gal disability; and the unTelephone: (636) 447-8500 known heirs, executors, adFax: (636) 447-8505 ministrators, devisees, ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF trustees, creditors and assigns of any person alleged Be advised that this firm is to be deceased, and all a debt collector. This is an other persons who are or attempt to collect a debt may be concerned. and any information obtained will be used for that You are notified that a Petipurpose. tion has been filed in the 8/31, 9/7, 9/14 District Court of Leaven_______ worth County, Kansas, praying to foreclose a real (First published in The Mir(First published in The Mirestate mortgage on the folror, Wednesday, August 24, ror, Wednesday, August 17, lowing described real es2011) 2011) tate:

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, in the case above numbered, wherein the parties above named IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF were respectively plaintiff LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, and Defendant, and to me, KANSAS the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, KanSTATE OF KANSAS, sas, directed, I will offer for Plaintiff, sale at public auction and vs. sell to the highest bidder AARON FRYMAN and for cash in hand at the Jus$459.00 in US CURRENCY tice Center on the 2nd floor Defendant. lobby (street level) at 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth on Case No. 2011CV295 September 22, 2011, at 10:00 AM of said day, the followNOTICE OF SUIT ing described real estate situated in the County of The State of Kansas to Leavenworth, State of Kan- Aaron Fryman or a member sas, to-wit: of his family and all others concerned: PARCEL I: A TRACT OF LAND IN THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF You are hereby notified SECTION 10, TOWNSHIP 12 that a Petition for ForfeiSOUTH, RANGE 21 EAST OF ture has been filed in the THE 6TH P.M., MORE FULLY District Court of LeavenDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: worth County, Kansas by COMMENCING AT THE the State of Kansas praying NORTHEAST CORNER OF for forfeiture of $459.00 in SAID SECTION 10; THENCE US CURRENCY and you or a WEST ALONG THE NORTH member of your family are LINE OF SAID SECTION 10, A hereby required to plead to DISTANCE OF 73.72 FEET TO the Petition on or before THE CENTER OF COUNTY September 26, 2011, in the HIGHWAY 25 FOR A POINT Court of Leavenworth, KanOF BEGINNING; THENCE sas. If you or a family mem353.0 FEET SOUTHWEST- ber fails to plead, judgment ERLY ALONG THE CENTER and decree will be entered LINE OF HIGHWAY 25; in due course upon the PeTHENCE 240.0 FEET ON A tition. BEARING OF NORTH 83 DEGREES 20` WEST ALONG JOHN BRYANT #20058 THE TOWNSHIP ROAD; Deputy County Attorney THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES _______ 00` EAST, A DISTANCE OF 289.87 FEET TO THE NORTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 10; THENCE EAST ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID SEC- (First published in The MirTION 10, A DISTANCE OF ror, Wednesday, August 17, 394.12 FEET TO THE POINT 2011) OF BEGINNING, LESS ANY PART THEREOF TAKEN OR USED FOR ROAD PURPOSES.

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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association s/b/m to Bank One, N.A. Plaintiff, vs. Melinda R. Felix and John M. Felix, Jr., et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV299 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 8, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: Lot Two (2), Block One (1), JAHN’S REPLAT of a part of Lots or Blocks 5, 6, 7 and 8, TANNER’S ADDITION to the City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as 2840 Broadway Terrace, Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com

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Lot 5, LAKEWOOD SUBDIVISION, City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as 3412 Iowa Street, LeavenBAC Home Loans Servicing, worth, KS 66048 (the L.P. fka Countrywide Home “Property”) Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, and all those defendants vs. who have not otherwise Delaine A. Sedillo, et al. been served are required to Defendants. plead to the Petition on or before the 27th day of SepCase No. 11CV305 tember, 2011, in the District Court Number: 4 Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas. If you fail Pursuant to K.S.A. to plead, judgment and deChapter 60 cree will be entered in due course upon the Petition. NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 8, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

NOTICE Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. §1692c(b), no information concerning the collection of this debt may be given without the prior consent of the consumer given directly to the debt collector or the express permission of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt collector is attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose.

Lot 60, South Wind Subdivision Phase 2, City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as 733 Meadow Lane, Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the “Property”)

Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) to satisfy the judgment in Attorneys For Plaintiff the above-entitled case. (119376) The sale is to be made _______ without appraisement and subject to the redemption (First published in The Mirperiod as provided by law, ror, Wednesday, August 24, and further subject to the 2011) approval of the Court. For more information, visit IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF www.Southlaw.com LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL Kansas TRUST COMPANY FORMERLY KNOWN AS BANKPrepared By: ERS TRUST COMPANY OF South & Associates, P.C. CALIFORNIA, N.A., AS TRUSKristen G. Stroehmann TEE FOR LONG BEACH (KS # 10551) MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 2001-3 Overland Park, KS 66211 PLAINTIFF, (913)663-7600 vs. (913)663-7899 (Fax) ROBERT G. FOUTS, et. al.; Attorneys For Plaintiff DEFENDANTS. (126434) _______ No. 11CV334 Div. No. (First published in The MirK.S.A. 60 ror, Wednesday, August 24, Mortgage 2011) Foreclosure IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. successor by merger to Wells Fargo Bank Minnesota, N.A., as Trustee for Aegis Asset Backed Securities Trust Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2003-2 Plaintiff, vs. Dorothy Fain and Roy Fain, et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV311 Court Number: 4 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE

Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me Submitted by: by the Clerk of the District MARTIN, LEIGH, LAWS & Court of Leavenworth FRITZLEN, P.C. County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leaven________________ worth County, Kansas, will Beverly M. Weber KS David Zoellner, Sheriff offer for sale at public auc#20570 Leavenworth County, tion and sell to the highest Sara N. Faubion KS Kansas bidder for cash in hand, at #24865 the Justice Center, 2nd ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF Prepared By: Floor Lobby, Leavenworth South & Associates, P.C. County, Kansas, on SeptemMARTIN, LEIGH, LAWS & Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) ber 15, 2011, at 10:00 AM, FRITZLEN, P.C. IS ATTEMPT6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 the following real estate: ING TO COLLECT A DEBT Overland Park, KS 66211 AND ANY INFORMATION OBLots 33, 34 and the West 1/2 TAINED WILL BE USED FOR (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) of Lots 35, in Block 5, ELM THAT PURPOSE. Attorneys For Plaintiff PARK, a subdivision in the (125096) City of Tonganoxie, accord(McMahon, 5585.457) ________

NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County of Leavenworth, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered 11CV334, wherein the parties above named were respectively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at the 2nd Floor lobby (street level) of the Justice Center in the City of Leavenworth in said County, on September 15, 2011, at 10:00 a.m., (First published in The Mirof said day the following ror, Wednesday, August 17, described real estate lo- 2011) cated in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kan- IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF sas, to wit: LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS A TRACT OF LAND IN THE CIVIL DEPARTMENT NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 35, TOWNSHIP 10 The Bank of New York MelSOUTH, RANGE 22 EAST OF lon fka The Bank of New THE 6TH P.M., DESCRIBED York, as Trustee for the AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING Certificateholders of AT A POINT 1512.90 FEET CWALT, Inc., Alternative SOUTH AND 25.00 FEET Loan Trust 2007-9T1, MortWEST OF THE NORTHEAST gage Pass-Through CertifiCORNER OF SAID NORTH- cates, Series 2007-9T1 EAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION Plaintiff, 35; THENCE WESTERLY vs. 908.44 FEET; THENCE Jeremy Ressler and SOUTHERLY 320.00 FEET; Elizabeth Ressler, et al. THENCE EASTERLY 908.44 Defendants. FEET TO A POINT ON THE WESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY Case No. 11CV34 LINE OF A TOWNSHIP ROAD; Court Number: THENCE NORTHERLY 320.00

Tonganoxie Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 8, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: Lot 17, PRAIRIE VIEW, a subdivision in Leavenworth County, Kansas, according to the recorded plat thereof, commonly known as 18320 Prairie View Road, Tonganoxie, KS 66086 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (125193) ________

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(First published in The Mir- AT THE SOUTHEAST CORror, Wednesday, August 17, NER OF SAID SOUTHEAST 2011) 1/4; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 988.69 FEET ALONG IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, SOUTHEAST 1/4 TO THE KANSAS TRUE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES Wells Fargo Bank, 46 MINUTES 15 SECONDS National Association WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF Plaintiff, 332.69 FEET ALONG SAID vs. SOUTH LINE; THENCE Delmon H Quick , et al., NORTH 00 DEGREES 38 MINDefendants. UTES 15 SECONDS WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF 1329.22 Case No. 11CV85 FEET PARALLEL TO THE Division 4 EAST LINE OF SAID SOUTHK.S.A. 60 EAST 1/4; THENCE NORTH Mortgage Foreclosure 89 DEGREES 46 MINUTES 15 (Title to Real Estate SECONDS EAST FOR A DISInvolved) TANCE OF 322.69 FEET PARALLEL TO SAID SOUTH LINE; NOTICE OF SHERIFF’ SALE THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 38 MINUTES 15 SECONDS Under and by virtue of an EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF Order of Sale issued by the 1329.22 FEET PARALLEL TO Clerk of the District Court SAID EAST LINE TO THE in and for the said County POINT OF BEGINNING, INof Leavenworth, State of CLUDING ROAD RIGHT OF Kansas, in a certain cause WAY. in said Court Numbered 11CV85, wherein the parties SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH above named were respecCOUNTY, KANSAS tively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the under- Respectfully Submitted, signed Sheriff of said By: County, directed, I will offer Shawn Scharenborg, for sale at public auction KS # 24542 and sell to the highest bid- Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 der for cash in hand at Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 10:00 AM, on 09/08/2011, Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. THE JUSTICE CENTER ON (St. Louis Office) THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 (street level), 601 S. 3rd St. Louis, MO 63141 Street, Leavenworth, KS Phone: (314) 991-0255 66048, the following de- Fax: (314) 567-8006 scribed real estate located Email: in the County of Leaven- sscharenborg@km-law.com worth, State of Kansas, to Attorney for Plaintiff _______ wit:

A TRACT OF LAND IN THE (First published in The MirSOUTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION ror, Wednesday, August 31, 23, TOWNSHIP 9 SOUTH, 2011) RANGE 21 EAST, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS, (First published in The Mir- MORE FULLY DESCRIBED AS IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, ror, Wednesday, August 31, FOLLOWS: COMMENCING 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT

Tonganoxie KANSAS In the Matter of the Estate of CHIEF JUSTICE ROBERT E. DAVIS, Deceased Case No. 2011 PR 14 NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are notified that on January 31, 2011, a Petition for Probate of Will and Issuance of Letters Testamentary under the Kansas Simplified Estates Act was filed in this Court by John F. Thompson and by Edward M. Davis, heir, devisee and legatee, and Co-Executor named in the “Last Will and Testament of former Chief Justice Robert E. Davis,” deceased. All creditors are notified to exhibit their demands against the Estate within four months from the date of the first publication of this notice, as provided by law, and if their demands are not thus exhibited, they shall be forever barred. JOHN F. THOMPSON and EDWARD M. DAVIS Petitioners JOHN F. THOMPSON #09169 316 South 5th Street Leavenworth, KS 66048 Phone: (913) 682-3823 Fax: (913) 682-8789 E-Mail:

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Bank of America, N.A. successor by merger to BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing LP Plaintiff, vs. James R. Jones; Regina K.R. Jones; John Doe (Tenant/Occupant); Mary Doe (Tenant/Occupant); Jill Roe (real name unknown) unknown spouse, if any, of James R. Jones, Defendants. Case No. 11CV403 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SUIT THE STATE OF KANSAS, to the above-named defendants and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any deceased defendants; the unknown spouses of any defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of any defendants that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, successors and assigns of any defendants that are or were partners or in partnership; the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of any defendants that are minors or are under any legal disability; and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any person alleged to be deceased, and all other persons who are or may be concerned. You are notified that a Petition has been filed in the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, praying to foreclose a real estate mortgage on the following described real estate: Part of Lots 19 & 22, FINAL PLAT OF SHANNON WOODS, City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, more particularly described as follows: Part of said Lot 19 beginning at the Southeast corner of said Lot 19, thence South 81 °20’53” West, a distance of 100.06 feet; thence departing said South line, North 02°57’16” West, a distance of 21.77 feet; thence South 86°10’38” East, a distance of 100.27 feet to the point of beginning; AND ALSO: All of said Lot 22, FINAL PLAT OF SHANNON WOODS, except: beginning at the Southwest corner of said Lot 22; thence North 06°13’23” West, along the West line thereof, a distance of 169.43 feet to the Northwest corner of said Lot 22; thence North 81 °20’53” East, along the North line of said Lot 22, a distance of 9.83 feet; thence South 03°15’45” East, a distance of 169.99 feet to a point on the South line of said Lot 22; thence Westerly along a curve to the right, said curve having an Initial Tangent Bearing of South 79°03’00” West, Radius of 395.00 feet, included Angle of 00’’09’03” for an Arc Length of 1.04 feet to the point of beginning, commonly known as 1910 Woodridge Drive, Leavenworth, KS 66048 (the “Property”) and all those defendants who have not otherwise been served are required to plead to the Petition on or before the 11th day of October, 2011, in the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the Petition. NOTICE Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. §1692c(b), no information concerning the collection of this debt may be given without the prior consent of the consumer given directly to the debt collector or the express permission of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt collector is attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (133211) _______

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