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What goes around, comes around

High schools expand course offerings ——

Addition of seventh period allows students to sample more electives

Tips to save water, money on lawn care As much as 50 percent of water used for landscaping can go to waste, so the Environmental Protection Agency offers a list of tips to maximize efficiency. Page 3A

By Mark Fagan


Eudora gymnast to join the circus Melissa Fernandez has been competing in gymnastics since she was 6 and was a three-time All-American at the University of Illinois. This summer she will start a career with the prestigious Cirque du Soleil. Page 1B


Levees failing as high water nears KC Recent rainfall only compounded the pressure on levees protecting farmland and towns in northwest Missouri and southwest Iowa. On Sunday, several levees were breached as the surge of water flowed south. Page 2A


I was just very moved by her story. I just thought, ‘Oh my gosh, this one little person only 17 months old, and the world is going to change because of her.’” — Margie Long, of Kansas City, Mo., who was inspired to do a nice deed for a coworker after reading the story of Lucy Weber. Lucy, of Shawnee, died before she turned 2, but her family and friends honored her birthday this month with the Lucy’s Legacy program, which promotes doing random act of kindness. Page 3A


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RUSSELL SMELSER, MCLOUTH, checks out the gear box on a salvaged windmill on his farm. Smelser maintains several old-fashioned windmills and stores parts to keep them running.

Kansans have harnessed wind power since state’s earliest development McLouth man maintains several old-fashioned windmills By Richard Gwin

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As Kansas leaders talk about the state’s emerging wind industry, it can be easy to forget that the state has a rich history in windmills. But a visit to Russell Smelser’s home near McLouth brings that history sharply into focus. That’s because the remains of oldtime windmills — blades, old towers, pumps and gears — cover his property. Smelser has a passion for them and is one of the few repairmen in the region who can fix them. His property is also home to three water wells that at one time had water drawn by a windmill to power steam locomotives that ran on nearby railroad tracks. Following the railroad

companies were the settlers who built the windmills so they could irrigate crops. “About every farmer, when they could afford it, put in a windmill,” Smelser said. In the late 1800s, windmill manufacturers were common throughout Kansas. At one time there were at least two manufacturers in Topeka and another one south of Eudora. As a young boy, Smelser would travel past an old wooden windmill during family outings. His fascination grew from there. Years later, Smelser fixed up his first windmill, which ignited a passion for collecting and repairing them. Today, he salvages old windmills, which he uses for parts to keep other ones running. — Staff photographer Richard Gwin can be reached at 832-6351.

Please see ELECTIVES, page 2A

In tough times for schools, Program opens doors for migrant workers’ children teaching degrees still sought KANSAS UNIVERSITY

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SMELSER LOOKS OVER some of the old windmill fan parts hanging on an outbuilding on his property, above. Smelser, one of the few windmill repairmen in the area, keeps the old wind power running with parts from salvaged windmills, left.

More class periods next year will mean more chances for high schoolers to explore potential careers. When it comes to electives — ranging from business to health care to manufacturing and many others in between — students at Free State and Lawrence high schools are lining up to enroll in classes often out of reach as recently as a semester ago, when student schedules were constricted by meeting core graduation requirements. Come this fall, students will find themselves with a seventh regular class period added to their schedules, made possible by shrinking each period by nine minutes a day, three days per week. Administrators who do the math see plenty of positives, even when considering that their schools will lose 27 minutes of instruction per week. “It’s a price worth paying, to give kids an additional class credit,” says Ed West, principal at Free State High School. The extra period is among the operational changes coming to high school campuses this fall to accompany physical adjustments such as upgrades to cafeterias, renovations to rooms, and installation of replacement and additional hall lockers. The changes are part of the district’s “Redesigning for Student Success” initiative, a sweeping program sending dozens of teachers into different schools as elementary school stops after fifth grade, junior highs become middle schools, and the two high schools welcome ninth-graders to campus. The seven-period day — up from the previous six — will give high schoolers more opportunities to try out classes that may interest them, said Frank Harwood, the district’s chief operations officer. During their four years, students will have seven more chances to take electives, whether it’s taking photos, learning Chinese, playing the cello, building motors or anything else. “One of the things that’s important about going to a large, comprehensive high school is all

When Dagoberto Heredia first came to Kansas University, he found himself the only Latino on the floor of his residence hall and the only Latino in many of his classes. “There’s a multicultural population at KU, but it’s not very big,” said Heredia, who recently graduated with a degree in psychology and Latin American studies. A summer program housed at KU is designed to help high school students break down some of those barriers to attending college — not just the cultural ones, but all the rest of them, too.

It’s called Harvest of Hope, and it’s designed for migrant workers in Kansas — meaning students whose families have moved in the previous three years and are working in one of several agricultural jobs. Stacy Mendez, the project’s coordinator, said that means the program has about 80 percent Latino students, but it attracts students from all kinds of backgrounds. One of about 50 students enrolled in the program this year hails from the Asian country of Myanmar, she said. The students take classes, visit schools, talk with other

By Andy Hyland

Though teachers are being laid off at an increasing level across the state, schools that train teachers aren’t overreacting to the bad economic news. At Kansas University, the school does have some caps in enrollments, but not an overall cap, said Rick Ginsberg, dean of the KU School of Education. “We’ve always limited enrollment in some of our programs,” he said. Some of those are tied to the job market — for instance, the state doesn’t Please see HARVEST, page 2A need as many elementary

school teachers right now, he said. Other caps are tied to budgetary constraints and are designed to keep class sizes low, he said. The KU education school’s enrollment has fallen since fall 2008, when it was 2,036, to 1,911 in fall 2010. Ginsberg said in today’s job market, recently graduated teachers might do well to prepare themselves to have to be mobile and to be willing to work outside their preferred place to live. At Emporia State University, the Teachers College accepts the students

who meet their requirements academically. “We don’t have caps on our programs,” said Ken Weaver, associate dean of the college. Still, he said, the shrinking market is a concern. He recalled shivering outside in the cold during the school’s most recent spring commencement. “I’m wondering, not only for our graduates, but for graduates throughout the state that are preparing to graduate, what will happen to them?” he said. — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at



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MARY E LIZABETH H ENLY Services for Mary Elizabeth Henly, 57, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home 609 N.H. (offices) • 645 N.H. (News Center) Lawrence, KS 66044 (785) 843-1000 • (800) 578-8748

& Crematory. Ms. Henly died Friday, June 17, 2011, at her daughter’s home.


TIM C. M URRY A memorial service for Tim C. Murry, 54, Kansas City, Kan., formerly of Leavenworth, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie.

Mr. Murry died in June 2011. The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, 604 E. Fourth St., Tonganoxie, KS 66086.

KERKMAN SERVICES A memorial service for Dean H. Kerkman, 86, Elwood, Iowa, will be at 1 p.m. July 24 at Danforth Chapel at Kansas University.

Mr. Kerkman died Friday, May 20, 2011. A full obituary was published May 24.


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DEAN HICKS LOOKS at an overtopped levy along U.S. Highway 136 on Sunday near Rock Port, Mo. The Missouri river overtopped the levy early Sunday morning, forcing the closure of the highway.

Levees in northern Missouri can’t hold back the river By Heather Hollingsworth Associated Press Writer

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Several Graveside inurnment Bob levees in northern Missouri services for Christopher A. McAdoo, were failing Sunday to hold “Chris” McAdoo, 45, Leawood; back the surge of water being Lawrence, will be two aunts, released from upstream announced at later date. Annette Mr. McAdoo died Wertzberger, dams, and officials and residents braced themselves for Saturday, June 18, 2011, at his Lawrence, more breaches as the Mishome in Lawrence of an and Patti apparent heart attack. Wertzberger, souri River dipped but then rose again. He was born July 11, 1965, Scottsdale, McAdoo A hole in the side of a Holt in Lawrence, the son of Ariz.; and County levee continued to Phyllis Wertzberger and nine cousins, Kurt grow, deluging the state park William A. McAdoo. Wertzberger, Kirsten Krug, and recreational area in Big He graduated from Karl Wertzberger, Greg Lake, a community of less Wichita East High School. Wertzberger, Mark than 200 people located 78 He later graduated from the Wertzberger, Sarah Full Sail School of Wertzberger, Kelly McAdoo, miles north of Kansas City. The water — some from Recording Arts in Orlando, John McAdoo and Jamie recent rain — started pouring Fla. McAdoo. over levees Saturday night He was a barista and The family suggests and Sunday morning in Holt owned the Mocha-Doo’s memorials to the Juvenile and Atchison counties, floodCoffee Kiosk at Hy-Vee Food Diabetes Association, ing farmland, numerous Store, 4000 W. Sixth Street Lawrence Memorial homes and cabins. in Lawrence. He had former- Hospital Endowment In Nebraska, a flooding ly done freelance video and Association, Lawrence alert was issued for a second sound work in Florida and Humane Society, or to the nuclear power plant, but offiKansas. charity of the donor’s cials said it was the least seriSurvivors include his choice, sent in care of mother, of the home; his Warren-McElwain Mortuary ous emergency notification father and wife JoAnn, in Lawrence, 120 W. 13th St., issued and the public and workers are not threatened. Wichita; a sister, Lynne Lawrence, KS 66044. The plant was operating McAdoo, Kansas City, Mo.; Online condolences may Sunday at full capacity, and two uncles, Dr. Ken be sent at there was no threat to plant Wertzberger, Lawrence, and employees or to the public, said Mark Becker, a spokesman for the Nebraska Public Power District. Delbert M. Baxter The notif ication was Delbert M. Baxter, 76, of and a sisissued about 4 a.m. Sunday, Lawrence, died Friday, June ter, when the river reached 42.5 17, 2011 at his home. Delores feet, or 899 feet above sea He was born June 12, Lycan, level, at the Cooper Nuclear 1935 at Willis, KS, the son Olathe, KS. Station near Brownville. of John Winfield and Hazel CreCooper is at 903 feet elevaMildred Wiley Baxter, Sr. mation is tion, and NPPD officials said Mr. Baxter served in the planned. the river would have to climb US Army during the Memorial to 902 feet at Brownville Korean War. services before officials would shut Baxter He worked for the Eaton will be down the plant. Corporation, formerly 3:00PM Becker said the river is known as Aeroquip, for 17 Saturday, June 25, 2011 at expected to crest there at a years in brake assembly the First Southern Baptist little over 900 feet. At such a and as a janitor and the Church. Inurnment will be level, officials would need to Hercules Powder Company at the De Soto Cemetery at barricade internal doorways for five years. a later date. at the plant to protect equipHe was a member of the Memorial contributions ment. First Southern Baptist may be made to the Jud Kneuvean, chief of Church and the American Delbert and Mary Baxter emergency management for Legion, both in Lawrence. Memorial Fund at the First the U.S. Army Corps of EngiHe married Mary Southern Baptist Church neers’ Kansas City District, Margaret Harrison on June and sent in care of Chapel said the Missouri River 21, 1958 at Lawrence. She Oaks, 3821 W. 6th St., dipped by almost 1 foot after survives of the home. Lawrence, KS 66049. the Big Lake breach in MisOther survivors include Online condolences may souri but that the water starta son, Timothy W. Baxter, be made at www.bared to rise again by Sunday Lawrence, a brother, John afternoon. W. Baxter, Jr., Ankeny, IA, Kneuvean said he thought the flooding in the area wouldn’t start for another day or two but that the water level surged by about 2 feet Castillo is the program’s academic adviser and recruitment coordinator. She graduated from KU and is from a CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A migrant-worker family her- HIGHER ENROLLMENTS minority students at KU and self. Here are the categories of eleclearn about all the daunting The program is funded by mechanisms associated with the state department of edu- tives offered at Free State and college, like admissions, cation. During the year, Her- Lawrence high schools and the financial aid and scholarship nandez-Castillo often tours number of students — in grades 10 essays. the state, putting on week- through 12 — enrolled in each for They also stay in Templin long college prep workshops. the coming year, in comparison to residence hall for the three- She also often fields academ- totals for 2010-11: ● Health careers: 182, up 146 week program. ic questions by phone and “It really lets them see that gets to know several of the percent from 74. ● Speech/drama/film: 354, up college is attainable for students personally, as many everyone, not just a specific return for more than one ses- 41 percent from 251. ● Visual arts: 833, up 26 perpopulation,” Heredia said. sion. He has worked with the proShe said the goal is to pre- cent from 663. ● Family and consumer scigram in the past as a volunteer. pare students for college and Though he’s not a first-gener- to get them to have confi- ences: 450, up 26 percent from 356. ation college student — his dence in their abilities. ● Business: 495, up 24 percent father graduated from college And, no, she said, “migrant — he said he did have a bit of worker” doesn’t necessarily from 400. ● Foreign languages: 1,036, up a jarring experience when he mean “undocumented immimoved from a high school in grant.” Many of the program’s 24 percent from 838. ● Music: 1,147, up 13 percent Great Bend to KU. participants were born in the “I think it’s the best pro- United States, though the from 1,015. ● Manufacturing: 334, up 4 pergram I’ve ever had the oppor- program doesn’t check the tunity to work with,” he said. participants’ immigration cent from 320. ● Agriculture: 213, up 2 percent Mendez said the group status. tries to give the students an “We’re here to really help from 209. To keep comparisons consistent, opportunity to see all kinds of these students regardless of colleges — this year, the their documentation,” Her- freshmen were not included in the group visited Kansas State, nandez-Castillo said. “This is totals. The three most popular Baker and Washburn univer- a group that’s really in need.” elective categories among freshmen for next year are foreign lansities, as well as Johnson — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland guages, 398; music, 348; and visual County Community College. can be reached at 832-6388. arts, 225. Alejandra Hernandez-


I looked at it midevening and told one of my co-workers, ‘We are going to have levees start popping.’ Within about an hour we were getting the calls on them.” — Jud Kneuvean, chief of emergency management for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Kansas City District from Saturday morning to Sunday morning. The corps suspects the culprit is an influx of rainwater that combined with a surge from a notch cut in the breached Hamburg, Iowa, levee to allow trapped water to flow back into the river. “I looked at it mid-evening and told one of my co-workers, ‘We are going to have levees start popping.”’ Kneuvean said of Saturday night. “Within about an hour we were getting the calls on them.” He said Big Lake is seeking permission to cut a relief hole in an already-damaged county levee to allow water trapped behind the levee to flow back into the river. The levee protects about 13,000 acres of farmland as well as the state park. Presiding Holt County commissioner Mark Sitherwood said U.S. 159 was closed south of Big Lake because of water pouring over the road. Much of Big Lake’s west side was underwater.

Many have evacuated Most people left their homes well in advance of the flooding. Those who stayed were told Saturday night that water was flowing into the area. Big Lake residents Juli and Steve Crenshaw, who stayed behind and used kayaks to get around, spent Saturday night scrambling to fix leaks in levees. After helping to shore up one levee they headed to another one. “But when we got there with sandbags, the levee was gone,” said Juli Crenshaw, whose own basement was starting to take on water. “It was too late. So we left there and went to another levee and started working to save it.”


the opportunities that you have,” Harwood said. “But if you don’t have time to do anything but the required subjects, it doesn’t make sense to have the smorgasbord when your plate is so small.” Jackie McCullough, who just graduated from Free State, wishes she would have had more time to take health classes in school, even though she still managed to turn her medical interest into volunteering at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, interning with the hospital’s chief of surgery and working at Brandon Woods. Providing extra time to explore so-called “career pathways” should help all students in the long run, she recently told members of the Lawrence school board. “It gets you an eye into what you may want to do in the future,” McCullough said. Scott Morgan, a board member, said that such career

The Big Lake area, where water has been high for the past couple weeks, has experienced major flooding in three of the last five years. Sitherwood said this year promises to be much worse following weeks of high flows and increasing releases from the main stem dams in Montana and the Dakotas. In Atchison County, there was a nearly steady flow of water over a half-mile stretch of a levee near U.S. 136 and overtopping at various points to the north of that area, said Mark Manchester, deputy director of emergency management for the county. He said the river level in the county had reached 44.6 feet, the highest on record and about 4 to 5 inches higher than 1993 flooding levels. The water was flooding several thousand acres of farmland, but so far no homes had been inundated since a breach this past Monday caused about a dozen homes to take on water, Manchester said. Because of the high waters, U.S. 136 was closing near the Missouri-Nebraska border.

Enormous strain Kneuvean, the corps official in Kansas City, said that whenever a levee is being overtopped to the extent occurring in Atchison County, the most that can be hoped is that it will stay intact for 12 hours. After that, “all bets are off,” he said. A complete breach of the levee could displace up to 200 more people. Meanwhile, in Nebraska, the flooding alert issued by the Nebraska Public Power District for the Cooper Nuclear Station near Brownville, Neb., didn’t stop the plant from operating at full capacity Sunday. The Fort Calhoun Station, another nuclear plant along the Missouri River in eastern Nebraska, issued a similar alert June 6. That plant near Blair, Neb., has been shut down since April and will not be reactivated until the flooding subsides. Jodi Fawl, spokeswoman for the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency, said water was flowing over a levee in the Brownville area and into farmland, but the levee was being built up to alleviate that.

pathways could help in other ways, too. Expanding electives can expose students to topics that might enhance their opportunities to enter high-skill, high-demand and high-wage jobs. And more interest, he indicated, should equate to improved attendance and academic performance. “Our overall graduation rate will go up, as we make school more relevant for kids,” he said. — Schools reporter Mark Fagan can be reached at 832-7188. Follow him at

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Libya: 9 civilians killed in airstrikes Libya’s government said NATO warplanes struck a residential neighborhood in the capital Sunday and killed nine civilians, including two children. Hours later, NATO confirmed one of its airstrikes went astray. The incident gave supporters of Moammar Gadhafi’s regime a new rallying point against the international intervention in Libya’s civil war. The foreign minister called for a “global jihad” on the West in response. Early Sunday morning, journalists based in the Libyan capital were rushed by government officials to the damaged building, which appeared to have been partly under construction. Reporters were later escorted back to the site, where children’s toys, teacups and dust-covered mattresses could be seen amid the rubble. In a statement issued late Sunday at Brussels headquarters, the trans-Atlantic alliance said airstrikes were launched against a military missile site in Tripoli, but “it appears that one weapon did not strike the intended target and that there may have been a weapons system failure which may have caused a number of civilian casualties.”

Concert venues fight to overcome economy ————

Sandstone struggled last year, now has to compete with new Livestrong Sporting Park By Melissa Treolo

Last year was a “bloodbath” for music venues across the country. That’s how Chris Fritz describes the dismal concert

ticket sales seen in 2010. He says the national average of sales was a whopping 45 to 50 percent below what was seen in 2009. “So the whole industry got murdered last year,” said the president of New West Presentations, a Prairie Village-based manage-

ment company and the leaseholder of Capitol Federal Park at Sandstone. The land the venue sits on is owned by the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kan. Sandstone felt the sting, Fritz said, but not as badly as some

other venues, bringing in about 25 percent less ticket sales than were hoped for. Still, even though the summer concert season won’t kick off for another few weeks, Fritz says conditions Please see VENUES, page 5A

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Al-Qaida using kidnapping to get cash Pressured by increased scrutiny of terrorist money sources and strikes aimed at its financiers, al-Qaida’s core organization in Pakistan has turned to kidnapping for ransom to offset dwindling cash reserves, according to U.S. officials, some of whom cited information in files retrieved from Osama bin Laden’s compound. Bin Laden’s interest in kidnapping as a cash-raiser bolsters accounts that the financial squeeze has staggered al-Qaida, forcing it to search for alternative funding sources. Officials would not detail al-Qaida’s role in specific crimes, but the group’s affiliates have targeted diplomats, tourists and merchants. His awareness of al-Qaida’s growing use of kidnapping is evidence that even in isolation behind high walls in Abbottabad, Pakistan, bin Laden kept tabs on how his network moved its money. 2 | WASHINGTON, D.C.

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LUCY’S LEGACY was started June 8 in honor of Lucy Weber, pictured, who died in November after battling brain cancer. Lucy’s Legacy aims to promote random acts of kindness.

Toddler’s legacy lives in acts of Tips for greener lawn offered kindness Richard Gwin/ Journal-World Photo

Gates: More pressure key to Taliban talks As President Barack Obama nears a decision on an Afghanistan troop withdrawal, his retiring defense secretary says he doesn’t believe the Taliban will engage in serious talks about ending their fight until they are under extreme military pressure. Pentagon chief Robert Gates acknowledges that “there’s been outreach” to the Taliban by the U.S. and others, but he describes the contacts as “very preliminary at this point.” Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Saturday that the U.S. and Afghan government have held talks with Taliban emissaries in an effort to end the nearly 10year war. The Taliban, which ruled Afghanistan and sheltered al-Qaida before being driven from power in the U.S.-led invasion in late 2001, say publicly that there will be no negotiations until foreign troops leave the country. 3 | MILWAUKEE

More pastors defying gay marriage ban A growing number of pastors in the United Methodist Church say they’re no longer willing to obey a church rule that prohibits them from officiating at same-sex marriages, despite the potential threat of being disciplined or dismissed from the church. In some parts of the U.S., Methodist pastors have been marrying same-sex couples or conducting blessing ceremonies for same-sex unions for years with little fanfare and no backlash from the denomination. Calls to overturn the rule have become increasingly vocal in recent weeks, ratcheting up the pressure for the Methodist church to join other mainline Protestant denominations that have become more accepting of openly gay leaders. While trials of pastors who conduct same-gender ceremonies have only occurred once every several years, the threat is indeed real. The Rev. Amy DeLong of Osceola in western Wisconsin faces a three-day trial starting Tuesday in Kaukauna on two charges: violating a church prohibition on the ordination of “self-avowed practicing homosexuals” and marrying a lesbian couple.

RANDY FITZGERALD, LAWRENCE, who works for Low Maintenance Landscape, waters a yard during the morning hours. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, more than 50 percent of the water used for landscaping goes to waste.

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Across Lawrence, lawn sprinklers have been turned to full blast as the temperatures rise. But many of us may be watering too much. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, more than 50 percent of the water used for landscaping goes to waste. That’s an unnecessary expense that can add up when you consider that the average single-family home uses at least 30 percent of its water for irrigation. Here are some water conservation tips to help conserve both water and dollars:

1. Water early in the day Water in the morning hours before temperatures start to skyrocket. According to the EPA, in afternoons most of the water evaporates, and in the evening, watering can encourage the growth of mold or plant disease. 2. Keep the sprinklers efficient Make sure that sprinklers are reaching the intended areas and not spraying driveways

and sidewalks. Also, lawns should be watered separately from plants. Jennifer Smith, horticulture agent for Kansas State University Research and Extension, Douglas County, recommends keeping sprinklers on timers. However, she also suggests using a rain sensor, which costs less than $100. Rain sensors can be programmed to shut off the sprinkler system when it rains. The period of time the sprinkler is off is determined by how much rain falls.

3. Measure how much water is being used Grass should receive about an inch of water per week, Smith said. The best way to measure water is to put a can in the yard to collect it and then measure it with a ruler. To avoid surface water runoff, Smith recommends watering two to three times a week. 4. Keep the grass high One of the most important things you can do to conserve water is raising the mowing height, Smith said. For most grasses, the height should be at a minimum of three inches. That might put the mower at its

highest setting. Keeping the grass high will reduce stress on the plants and make it grow slower and take less fertilizer and water. “It will be a little happier and healthier overall,” Smith said.

5. Leave the grass clippings behind Leaving grass clippings on the lawn after mowing requires less water (it’s a concept known as greencycle). According to the EPA, the clippings quickly decompose and release valuable nutrients back into the soil, which helps feed the lawn and reduces the need for fertilizer by 25 to 50 percent. 6. Use recycled water For those who are really serious about water conservation, install a rain barrel. These large barrels collect rainwater off roofs and gutters that then can be used for watering plants and lawns. Both the city of Lawrence and Douglas County extension office offer classes on how to build them. Or, follow this step by step process supplied by GO!’s Fix-it-Chick Linda Cottin:

Data to be evaluated in effort to improve state court system WICHITA (AP) — Judges and court workers have completed the datacollection part of a study aimed at making Kansas’ court system more efficient. The Wichita Eagle reported that the data will be analyzed by the National Center for State Courts. That national nonprofit group works to improve the justice system and lobbies on behalf of courts at the federal level. The results of the $200,000 consultant study of how judges and other court workers spend their time will go to a panel that will recommend changes if they are needed. Kansas Supreme Court Chief Jus-


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tice Lawton Nuss said the panel also tunately that also comes at the is gathering public input on ways to expense of Kansas citizens, because improve the courts. The two initia- when we have no money and we tives are called “Project Pegasus,” have to close the courts, the citizens after the winged horse in no longer have access to jusGreek mythology. tice.” The goal is to prevent sitNuss said most of the conuations like last year when sultant study is being paid for courts were closed four mostly from salary and bendays. efit savings accrued after “When our budget is cut appellate Judge Jerry Elliott or when we don’t have died in April of last year and enough money, it is our former Supreme Court Chief COURTS people who suffer; they’re Justice Robert Davis died last the ones who have to get sent August. home,” Nuss told members of the Budget woes also have led to Wichita Pachyderm Club, a Repub- courts being under a hiring freeze lican group, this past week. “Unfor- since December 2008, Nuss said,

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adding that 75 to 80 positions are being intentionally held vacant. “Now those of you who have an economic background or a business background will say, ‘Well, so what? That’s what you do when economic times are bad,”’ Nuss said. “The problem with that analogy is that our orders are not down, because we still, unfortunately, have people in Kansas who are committing sex crimes against children. We still have citizens getting injured or killed. “We still have business people whose contracts are getting breached — and they are all in need of justice.”

Lucy Weber lived to see only one birthday. But earlier this month, on the day she would have turned 2, the spirit of the little girl whose battle with brain cancer captivated Shawnee showed up on a plane to Dallas, in the McDonald’s drive-thru lane and in a cold bottle of water handed to a heatweary mail carrier. After Lucy died in November, her relatives and friends mulled ways to ensure that the toddler — and the kindness she inspired in others — wouldn’t be forgotten. On June 8, they kicked off Lucy’s Legacy. “I just didn’t want to see the positivity that had I just didn’t opened up in want to see our lives end with her the positivity ending,” said that had Lucy’s moth- opened up in er, Bev our lives end Weber. with her “Truthfully, that would ending.” have been just as devastating as the — Bev Weber, Lucy’s actuality of mother her passing away.” Lucy’s Legacy aims to promote random acts of kindness — something loved ones, strangers and even celebrities showered on the Weber family after Lucy’s diagnosis, and later her death. When people perform an act of kindness, they’re supposed to hand the recipient a Lucy’s Legacy card. The cards, edged in purple and decorated with a tiny goose, say, “This random act of kindness was done in honor of Lucy ‘Goose’ Weber… Pass along the kindness — and this card!” The card also includes a link to, where visitors can read Lucy’s story, share random acts of kindness and print out additional cards.

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Road work this week Lawrence ● The P ublic Works Department will begin restriping some downtown parking lots this week. Lots will be closed no more than one day. The lots will close in the evening and reopen by 6 p.m. on the day of the scheduled closure. Message boards should be posted for affected lots. ● City contractors Monday will begin a complete reconstruction of the westbound lanes of Bob Billings Parkway from Kasold to Crestline Drive. Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction with delays expected. The project is expected to be completed by Aug. 12. ● City crews continue making repairs to concrete curbs and street pavement throughout downtown. The project will extend from Sixth to North Park streets and from Vermont to New Hampshire streets. Traffic will generally be maintained in both directions, but there will be parking limitations and single-lane effects. The work is expected to be completed by mid-August. ● Crews are working on a project to add a center turn lane on Sixth Street between Folks Road and Monterey Way. The second phase began two weeks ago with plans to widen the eastbound lanes on Sixth Street. The project is expected to last three to five weeks in total. ● Kasold Drive between Clinton Parkway and 31st Street has both directions of traffic traveling along the southbound lanes of Kasold. Each direction is narrowed to one lane as crews rebuild the roadway. Access from side streets is right turn only. The project is expected to last for several months. ● A portion of the Kansas River levee trail will be closed for the construction of Bowersock Mills & Power Co.’s new plant on the north bank of the Kansas River. A detour on the trail will take users from the trail to city streets crossing at the controlled intersection of Second and Locust streets. Signs will be posted marking the detour route to direct users throughout the detour. The city urges drivers and trail users to use caution when traveling through the intersection. The detour will run for the duration of the project, which is projected to last 20 months. ● The city will begin its second phase of its overlay and crack sealing projects Monday. Temporary singlelane closures should be expected in these areas, but traffic will most likely be able to flow through the area. For a map of the overlay projects go to ks/streetmaintenance and click on “2011 Street Maintenance Plan.” ● City maintenance crews are working on a microsurfacing program. Roads throughout the city will be repaved and resurfaced. Lane reductions and possible street closures may occur during the process. To find out what streets the city has targeted, visit the city’s website, The project is scheduled for completion in late July. Douglas County ● Route 442 will be closed starting Monday for a pavement rehabilitation project. No traffic will be allowed on the road from the Lawrence city limits to the Wakarusa River Bridge in Eudora. Traffic will be rerouted to K-10 and North 1500 Road. The project should be finished by the end of July. ● Douglas County Road 9 is closed between U.S. Highway 24-40 and Interstate 70. The road will be closed so crews can work on bridge construction. It will remain closed until late spring. ● All lanes of Douglas County Road 458/N. 1000 Road will be closed to traffic between U.S. Highway 59 and E. 1400 Road, which is about one mile east of U.S. 59. The road is being closed as part of the construction of the new interchange for U.S. 59 and so that crews can repair the bridge located

about one-third mile east of U.S. 59. Local access for residents living in the area will remain available during the roadway closure. For other traffic, a marked detour will be provided along Douglas County Road 1055/East 1500 Road and 31st Street. The work will last until mid- to late July.

U.S. Highway 24 ● Intermittent lane closures near U.S. Highway 24 and Airport Road are expected while crews work toward the installation of a sanitary sewer collection holding system. The project is scheduled to be completed by August. U.S. Highway 40 ● Construction began Thursday to resurface a 17mile stretch road just west of the K-4 interchange in Shawnee County to the K-10 interchange in Douglas County. The goal of the project is to improve and preserve the driving condition of the roadway in that area. Delays of 15 minutes are expected during construction, which will run Monday through Saturday during daylight hours. Drivers are encouraged to find alternate routes through the area if possible. The project should be completed by late June. U.S. Highway 59 ● North 200 Road is closed at U.S. Highway 59 for frontage road construction work. The road will be tied to the new frontage road that runs parallel to the new U.S. Highway 59. Work is scheduled to be completed in late 2012. U.S. Highway 56 ● A bridge replacement project is under way just west of the U.S. Highway 75 junction in Osage County. About a 0.5 mile west of the junction, both eastbound and westbound lanes of U.S. Highway 56 will be closed to all but local traffic. A marked detour will take drivers through Burlingame to Osage City and then back to U.S. Highway 7. The project is expected to be finished in mid-June. Interstate 70 ● Kansas Turnpike Authority is reconstructing a three-mile stretch of highway just east of Lawrence. Traffic will be narrowed to one lane in each direction from mile marker 208 to mile marker 211. Access to the Lawrence Service Area will remain open. Delays are expected during rush hour. The project will be finished by November. ● A bridge replacement project is under way for the 142nd Street bridge spanning the Kansas Turnpike in Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties. The northbound and southbound lanes on 142nd Street will be closed between Kansas Avenue and Riverview Avenue. The stretch of road will remain closed for the duration of the project. As part of the project, daily lane closures could occur on the eastbound and westbound lanes of I-70 and the right shoulder of the road. The project should be complete in late fall. Interstate 435 ● A bridge-painting project at the Johnson Drive interchange is under way. The work will require varying lane closures that will reduce northbound and southbound traffic along I435 down to one lane at a time. The lane reductions will occur from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Friday. The ramps will remain open. The project should be completed by mid-July. ● A pavement-repair project will start Monday from 87th Street to Midland Drive and on the Holiday Drive interchange ramps in Johnson County. The work requires various lane closures that reduce traffic in both directions to one lane at times. The reductions occur from 7 p.m. through noon Monday through Friday and from 7 p.m. until 1 p.m. on the weekend. The project should be completed by late October.






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LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT • There were no incidents to report Sunday.

DOUGLAS COUNTY Claven Jeremiah Snow, 32, Lawrence, and Emily Burnham Goddard, 23, Lawrence. Michael Halford Taylor, 42, Lawrence, and Jessica Kay Sand, 33, Lawrence. Jeffrey Alan Belveal, 34, Lawrence, and Megan Leigh Morgan, 27, Lawrence. Ryan Matthew Collette, 26, Lawrence, and Katherine Elizabeth Flax, 22, Lawrence. Joshua Paul Gering, 25, Lawrence, and Susan Rebecca Lawhorn, 24, Lawrence. Brian Thomas Baumrucker, 29, Annandale, N.J., and Theresa Ann Lafollette, 28, Annandale, N.J. Adam Eugene Brummett, 24, Iowa City, and Rebecca Marie Braun, 22, Lawrence. Jason Paul Robberson, 25, Lawrence, and Susan Elizabeth Larson, 26, Lawrence. Adam Eugene Melton, 27, Harrisburg, Ill., and Samantha Diana Jensen, 21, Baldwin City. Robert Dwayne Billinger, 35, Kimberling City, Mo., and Rhonda Imogene Place, 46, Lawrence. Jared Kyle Ellis, 29, Lawrence, and Beth Ann Crisp, 28, Lawrence. Louis Michael Hilding, 33, Lawrence, and Emily Jane Mihalchik, 33, Lawrence. William Joseph Skepnek Jr., 30, Lawrence, and Kathryn Elizabeth Toplikar, 26, Lawrence. Robert Clayton Sommers, 77, Topeka, and Jacqueline Dee Rogers, 55, Topeka. Robert Lee Wilson Jr., 30, Lawrence, and Angela Lynn Harris, 35, Lawrence. James Mansfield Clements, 68, Newton, and Kathleen Louise Wolfe, 65, Lawrence. Ryan Patrick Rastok, 25, Lawrence, and Jennifer Lauren Schwering, 25, Lawrence. Cory Dale Wells, 23, Lawrence, and Kacy Leigh Barker, 21, Lawrence. William Rodney Ball, 50, Lawrence, and Carla Fay Klein, 52, Overland Park. David Ryan Payne, 26, Lawrence, and Erika Diane


Charles August Perry, 63, Baldwin City, and Lori Diane Perry, 45, Baldwin City. Andrea Herstowski Wertzberger, 44, Lawrence, and Greg Wertzberger, 37, Lawrence. Cynthia Denise Oshel, 34, Lawrence, and Anthony Stephen McFarlane, 44, Dudley, England. Shannon Michelle Merkel, 42, Eudora, and Jeffery Allen Merkel, 42, Leavenworth. Tina Marie Rosebaugh, 27, Lawrence, and Chad Alan Rosebaugh, 28, Hot Springs, Ark. Whitney Alexandra Taylor, 28, Lawrence, and Francisco de Assis Barata Borges, 37, Lawrence. Ashley Dawn Powell, 21, Lawrence, and John Daniel Arthur Powell, 19, Lawrence.

BANKRUPTCIES Douglas County residents or businesses filing for bankruptcy protection during the week ended Thursday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the District of Kansas, according to court records: • William Dale Hunkele, 404 Blaze Blvd., Baldwin City. • Riley Krizan Storm, 2128 E. 26th St., Lawrence. • Bruce Chip Smith, 831 Locust St., Lawrence. • Christopher Wayne Morris, 2916 Yellowstone Drive, Lawrence. • Larry Dean Howard and Jane Etherl Howard, 954 E. 1900 Road, Eudora. • Jacqueline Villamar Vivas, also known as Jacky Villamar, 1338 Westbrooke St., Lawrence. The Journal-World does not print accounts of all police reports filed. The newspaper generally reports: • Burglaries, only with a loss of $1,000 or more, unless there are unusual circumstances. To protect victims, we generally don’t identify them by name. • The names and circumstances of people arrested, only after they are charged. • Assaults and batteries, only if major injuries are reported. • Holdups and robberies.










































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Big Brothers/Sisters looking ahead to fall Staff Reports

Agency: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County Contact: Cathy Brashler at 843-7359 or Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County is seeking volunteers for the “Bigs in Schools” program. Sign up now to be matched with a “Little” starting this fall. A commitment of two consecutive semesters is requested. Volunteer “Bigs” spend 30 minutes to 1 hour a week at their Little’s school doing a variety of one-on-one activities – eating lunch, reading, tutoring, playing games, etc., according to the needs of the child. Kindergarten and elementary students are waiting to be matched in schools all over Lawrence. It’s been proven that mentoring has a real and positive impact on children and their futures – plus their families, their schools and their communities. This opportunity is perfect for working professionals who can take a lunch break once a week. For more information, please contact Cathy Brashler at 843-7359 or

Immediate needs ● Douglas County AIDS Project (DCAP) is in need of volunteers to work in its off ice, staff information tables at various community events, adopt condom bowls to stock and maintain, work on fundraising and other special projects. There are plenty of opportunities to help out DCAP. If you are interested in volunteering, download and complete the volunteer application from Please note that the application includes two reference forms, one of which must be a professional/academic reference. Additionally, all volunteers will participate in an orientation and HIV 101 seminar. If you have other questions or would like more details about available opportunities, contact Chad Steele at 843-0040 or dcap@ ● The 2011 Tour of Lawrence is in need of volunteers for its cycling events July 1-3. Volunteers will help set up and tear down the race

routes, act as corner marshals and much more. All volunteers will be provided with Tshirts, meals and lots of fun for what promises to be an exciting race. Numerous shifts are available, so you only need to give a few hours of your time to be a part of the race crew. Find out more about specif ic volunteer needs and shifts by visiting volunteers.html or by contacting the 2011 Tour of Lawrence volunteer coordinator, Lauren James, at volunteer ● Independence Inc. is seeking volunteers for its first Champion of Independence Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 26 at Maceli’s, 1031 N.H. Volunteers will help carry plates of

food from the kitchen to tables, fill up drinks and help clean up during and after the event. Ability to stand and walk for at least an hour is necessary, but no training is required. Contact Meghan Kinley at 841-0333, ext. 143, to sign up and help. — For more volunteer opportunities, contact Shannon Reid at the United Way’s Roger Hill Volunteer Center, at 785-865-5030 or, or go to

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This was definitely just a kickoff, and my hope is that people just keep a sheet of these in their purse or wallet all the time. I’d love to get them across the world someday.”


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H U T C H I N S O N — The old Valentine diner has seen better days. It sits hidden beside a tree row at Loda Center — a spot in the road just south of Arlington in Reno County. The windows are boarded and a rope across the drive wards off trespassers. Back in the 1940s, its first owners served up hamburgers and fries from its insides in Kingman. But somewhere along the way, the business closed and eventually the HOLLY WEISS structure ended up parked at SERVES custhe deserted farmstead. tomers on June 6 It’s just one of the nearly in the Spinner's 100 Valentine diners that still Diner she has grace the state — many of been leasing in them shells of what they used Anthony for four to be — diners that are now weeks. Spinner’s rusted and dilapidated as Diner, PICTURED fast-food restaurants took the AT LEFT, is staying place of a piece of culinary open late to serve Americana. customers during Still, several dozen of the wheat harvest. Sandra J. Milburn/Hutchinson News Photos eateries are still open for business doing what Wichita From 1938 to 1971, more and some people are trying to businessman Arthur Valen- than 2,000 Valentine diner restore them,” Tarr said. tine intended — to allow res- units were manufactured. “Some are trying to operate idents to be self-employed. Many were for restaurants. out of them.” In fact, his handiwork can After Prohibition, he also Yet, he said, the business is still be found all over the made structures into liquor one that is “kind of lost in United States — little metal stores. time.” buildings with stainless-steel “Valentine sent his build“It doesn’t pay to operate in lunch counters and barstool ings everywhere,” Tarr said. a building that size anymore,” seating. “He sent them into the 48 he said, noting many a Valen“This really is a great contiguous states and a tine diner might only seat 10 Kansas story,” said Blair Tarr, dozen of the buildings made or 12 people around the a museum curator for the it to England.” counter. Kansas State Historical SociValentine died in 1954 and That was the case for Bob ety who is documenting the business was sold. and Elsie Haberman, who Valentine diners in Kansas However, by the mid- purchased a Valentine diner and surrounding states. 1970s, competition brought in 1968 in their hometown of “Arthur really wanted to let on by developing burger Meade, running it for 32 years people be their chains and before they retired. own bosses and, From 1938 to 1971, urban growth “When we first bought it, it for the most more than 2,000 caused the tiny was just a drive-up unit with part, he did that restaurant a place for 12 cars to park and still is doing Valentine diner units buildings to under an awning,” Bob that.” Haberman said, adding they were manufactured. fade. The Ablah Many were for Fortunately, had to close the business in Company first several Valen- the winter to stay afloat. constructed the restaurants. After tines still operThus, in 1974, they built portable lunch Prohibition, Wichita ate as diners in onto the diner, adding a dinrooms in the businessman Arthur Kansas, includ- ing room and a game room. 1920s and Valentine also made ing in cities like Only one wall of the building Valentine was Dighton, Eure- is original, and it still has the one of their structures into ka, Meade, Nor- small wall safe that is a tradesalesmen, wich and mark of Valentines. Operaliquor stores. according to the Wichita. In Mis- tors would put a percentage historical sociesion, a Valen- of each day’s profits into the ty. tine diner houses a Town safe and a Valentine repreValentine opened a few of Topic hamburger stand, and sentative would make regular his own restaurants using two Town Topics near down- rounds to remove the payAblah’s structures, including town Kansas City, Mo., are ment from each diner. the Shamrock Lunch, which, within a few blocks of each He said his daughters, in 1933, was located at 201 N. other. In addition, owners of Cindy and Linda, took over Main in Hutchinson, Tarr some old diner and liquor Bob’s Drive-in a decade ago. said. In 1939, the business was store buildings have turned Now Linda is running it. listed in the Polk Directory at them into other businesses. “It’s a popular hangout,” he 14 W. Second Ave. In Hutchinson, a Valentine said. “It’s right on Highway At the end of the 1930s, that opened at 2310 N. Main 54.” when the Ablah family want- as a liquor store around 1950 And, he said, they still ed out of the business, Valen- is now a payday loan estab- serve up the normal “1950stine decided to continue the lishment. era cuisine,” such as burgers, business under his own “Actually, people are taking fries, corn dogs and onion name, Tarr said. more notice of the buildings rings, as well as ice cream.

“It’s difficult to find kindness in the world, but it pours in on people when tragedy strikes,” Weber said. “Why should we wait until tragedy strikes before we show kindness and love for one another?” ●●●

Lucy started showing signs of illness in May of last year. On her first birthday, she underwent surgery to remove a rare and malignant tumor from her brain. When the tumor returned, doctors ordered chemotherapy. When they heard Lucy’s diagnosis, the Webers’ friends and neighbors began devising ways to help, from mowing their lawn and cleaning their house to planning fundraisers, which included a Harley-Davidson raffle and a four-course dinner at Boulevard Brewery. Prayer chains spread her story even further. Overwhelmed with a feeling of responsibility for informing the burgeoning group of followers interested in Lucy’s progress, Bev Weber and Lucy’s father, Brian Weber, emailed Kansas State University athletic director John Currie. Brian Weber, a huge K-State sports fan, figured if anyone knew what to do in the face of adversity, it would be Currie and his coaches, his wife said. Currie sent books and also sent word to an acquaintance who was a large supporter of the V Foundation for Cancer Research, Bev Weber said. The foundation was founded by ESPN and former North Carolina State basketball coach Jim Valvano, who later lost his battle with cancer. In December, about a month after Lucy died, sportscaster Dick Vitale featured her story in a Jimmy V Men’s Basketball Classic halftime show in New York’s Madison Square Garden. Vitale invited the Webers to his annual fundraising gala for the V Foundation, where he announced a $500,000 pediatric cancer research

— Jill Chalfie, on the cards used for Lucy’s Legacy, which promotes doing random acts of kindness in honor of Lucy Weber, who died from brain cancer. Chalfie is a friend of Lucy’s mother and helped create Lucy’s Legacy. grant named for Lucy and another child who recently died of cancer. A $250,000 grant was announced for a third child. In a prepared statement released before the gala, Vitale said research was critical to help save kids battling cancer. “It is an honor that this year’s gala will celebrate the memory of three beautiful children,” he said. “I hope that the research funded in their names will someday help other kids faced with this dreaded disease, and keep Lucy, Johnny and Adrian’s stars shining brightly in future years.” Lucy’s CaringBridge website, lucyweber, has now gotten more than 122,000 visits, said Jill Chalf ie, a friend of Weber’s who helped create Lucy’s Legacy. “She just seemed to bring people together, and brought out the best in people,” Chalfie said. Chalfie said she hoped the effort is a fitting tribute. Her hope is that cards will circulate year-round, but with an extra push on Lucy’s birthday.” “This was definitely just a kickoff, and my hope is that people just keep a sheet of these in their purse or wallet all the time,” Chalfie said. “I’d love to get them across the world someday.”

You’ve got limited inventory and you’ve got CONTINUED FROM PAGE 3A a lot of venues, but I at the outdoor amphitheater think we have a unique situation.” are already improving. “Oh, it was a bloodbath, it was like a slaughterhouse,” Fritz said of last year. “But we survived it, we licked our wounds and this year, already, everything looks a whole lot better.” Sandstone’s summer concert season will kick off July 6 with the Vans Warped Tour, an annual homage to punk rock that tours the country and has traditionally made a stop at Sandstone in the past. Other bands and musicians taking the stage this summer will include 311 and Sublime with Rome (July 8); Rob Zombie (July 16); Kings of Leon and Band of Horses (Aug. 29); and Blink 182 and My Chemical Romance (Sept. 9). Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Bob Seger and Journey tribute bands will also come together for the Rock N’ Roll Dream Concert on July 9. Tickets are now on sale for all of these shows, and Fritz said ticket sales for the Warped Tour are ahead of what they were last year at this time. He also noted that, as of last Monday, tickets sold for Rob Zombie totaled about 7,000 and those for 311 and Sublime were nearing the 10,000 mark. An increase in ticket sales doesn’t mean Sandstone has no challenges to overcome, however, Fritz said. The venue is already feeling the competition from nearby Livestrong Sporting Park, which just opened recently in the Village West area of

— Chris Fritz, president of New West Presentations and the leaseholder of Capitol Federal Park at Sandstone Kansas City, Kan. The new venue will be the site of this year’s Buzz Beach Ball, a music festival sponsored by radio station 96.5 The Buzz. Before this year, Sandstone had been a frequent home of the annual festival. “It’s a brand new place. It’s a beautiful place to do (Beach Ball),” Fritz said of why Beach Ball organizers decided to move the festival to Livestrong. “They saw an opportunity, so they’re taking it.” Another challenge lies in the venue’s ongoing green efforts. After New West Presentations took over the lease in 2008 from Sandstone’s former leaseholder, Live Nation, big plans were made to make the venue as green as possible. Some of those plans have been implemented in the form of cups made from biodegradable corn, recycled toilet paper, energy conservation, and environmentally friendly lighting and paint. But Fritz said some of the bigger, higher-dollar plans, like bringing in wind turbines and building a water-reclaiming system, had been stymied indefinitely by the economic recession. Those plans would cost millions of dollars, Fritz said. “Unfortunately, (those plans are) on hold, and we

can’t even extend any energy because it would just be a waste of time right now,” he said. “Because we just can’t find the money or the partners to do it, because the money doesn’t exist.” Fritz said right now the focus is just on bringing in shows people want to see, while still keeping ticket and concession prices low enough that Sandstone will be able to hold its own among other music venues in the area. And with the majority of concerts being under $40 this summer, Fritz said he is confident these goals will be met — especially given the loyal following Sandstone has acquired over the years. “You’ve got limited inventory and you’ve got a lot of venues, but I think we have a unique situation,” Fritz said. “People love Sandstone. They enjoy going to concerts there. We’re making it very affordable for them; making it very pleasant. It’s easy to park, we try to keep service charges down, we try to keep our concession prices in line and we’re making a modest profit and just trying to, you know, reinvest in the place every year. … It’s very cool. We enjoy doing it.” To see a full concert calendar and ticket information, go to — Bonner Springs Chieftain reporter Melissa Treolo can be reached at 913-422-2169.

ers and bicyclists in their neighborhood. Weber had just settled into a comfortable aisle seat on a plane bound for Dallas last week when she noticed a woman struggling to shove her bag into an overhead compartment, an impatient line forming behind her. Once the bag was secure, Weber — guessing the woman could use a break — moved to the middle seat, offered her the aisle and passed her a card. Weber was equipped with plenty more cards she would hand out at the conference she was attending. Margie Long, of Kansas City, Mo., picked up lunch for a co-worker that day. Long never met Lucy and hadn’t heard her story until reading her obituary. Lucy is now the first of 15 stories in a book Long is writing about people who were “lost too soon,” Long said. She hopes to publish the book, tentatively titled “Unfinished Business,” next year. “I was just very moved by her story,” Long said. “I just thought, ‘Oh my gosh, this one little person only 17 months old, and the world is going to change because of her.’”


Chalfie, of Shawnee, and her children were the ones who waited for the mailman to pull in, then ran out with a bottle of water and a Lucy’s Legacy card for him. They paid for the woman behind them in the drive-thru and handed the cashier a card to give the customer. They also set up a free lemonade stand and handed out cards to walk-

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21-year-old Californian wins Miss USA crown LAS VEGAS — A 21-year-old auburn-haired California girl won the Miss USA crown on Sunday night and will represent the nation in this year’s Miss Universe pageant in September in Brazil. Alyssa Campanella of Los Angeles topped a field of 51 beauty queens to take the title at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. She strutted across the stage in a blue bikini with white polka dots and a dark turquoise evening gown with beading on its top. She also answered a question about legalizing marijuana by saying she didn’t think it should be fully legalized as a solution to help ailing economies. Miss Tennessee Ashley Durham was the first runnerup, while contestants from Alabama and Texas placed third and fourth.

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BOYNUYOGUN REFUGEE CAMP, TURKEY — Syrian troops combing through restive villages near the Turkish border set fire to homes and a bakery Sunday, cutting off a lifeline to thousands of uprooted people stranded in miserable open-air encampments. Activists said the military carried out mass arrests and threw up checkpoints in the village of Bdama and surrounding areas to block residents from fleeing across the frontier, as thousands of others have done. Turkey, whose leaders have denounced the Damascus regime’s deadly crackdown on dissent, began distributing food to those encamped on the Syrian side of the border, in the first such aid mission since the campaign against anti-government protesters turned into a refugee crisis two weeks ago. People from the Syrian side were collecting food at the border to take to the stranded families, the local Turkish governor’s office said. With the 3-month-old prodemocracy uprising raging on, the Syrian government appeared desperate to put an end to the embarrassing stream of refugees fleeing their homeland. Activists said Syrian authorities at the border were making it more difficult for people to reach Turkey.

The problem is that some out-of-state e-retailers openly flaunt the law, arguing that it doesn’t apply to AUSTIN, TEXAS — State gov- them. It’s about potentially generating hundreds of ernments across the country are laying off teachers, closing millions of dollars for our state.” Associated Press Writer

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GREEK FINANCE MINISTER EVANGELOS VENIZELOS, LEFT, speaks with Luxembourg’s Finance Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, center, and German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble during a round table meeting of eurozone finance ministers in Luxembourg on Sunday. On only his third day in office, Venizelos faced his first big test: trying to convince his eurozone counterparts to release a loan installment his country needs to avoid defaulting on its massive debts next month, and to commit to billions in new loans to keep Greece afloat in the coming years.

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LUXEMBOURG (AP) — Hours of talks between eurozone f inance ministers on the imploding finances of Greece broke up early this morning without the ministers signing off on a vital installment of rescue loans needed to avoid bankruptcy next month. Greece will get the next 12 billion euros of its existing 110 billion euros bailout package in early July, but only if it manages to pass 28 billion euros in new spending cuts and economic reforms by the end of the month, said JeanClaude Juncker, the prime minister of Luxembourg who also chairs the regular meetings of the 17 eurozone finance ministers. Study: 1 in 13 U.S. kids “We have to, of course, await this vote” by the Greek have food allergy parliament, Juncker said as he CHICAGO — Food allergies left the meeting. affect about one in 13 U.S. chilHowever, Juncker said that dren, double the latest govern- as long as the parliament supment estimate, a new study ported the new measures, he suggests. was certain that Greece The researchers say about would also get a second 40 percent of them have bailout — on top of the existsevere reactions — a finding ing one — that will keep it they hope will erase misconafloat over the coming years ceptions that food allergies are as it works to restore its just like hay fever and other struggling economy. Greek seasonal allergies that are trou- Prime Minister George blesome but not dangerous. Papandreou said Sunday that Overall, 8 percent of the chil- his country was in talks for a dren studied had food allergies; new bailout similar in size to peanuts and milk were the the first one. most common sources. That In a statement, the ministranslates to nearly 6 million ters said that the private secU.S. children. tor would contribute to the The most recent governnew package of rescue loans ment estimate, from the Cenon a voluntary basis. Banks ters for Disease Control and and other private creditors Prevention, was based on inwill be asked to buy up new home interviews and found Greek bonds as old ones that about 3 million children mature, thereby reducing the were affected, or about 4 peramount of money other eurocent. Other estimates based on different methods have ranged from 2 percent to 8 percent.

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States look to Internet taxes to resolve budget woes

BRIEFLY PHOENIX — Authorities ordered more evacuations Sunday as crews battling a pair of wildfires in Arizona and on the New Mexico border faced extremely high winds that drove flames across containment lines and toward populated areas. The new evacuations were near the southern Arizona city of Sierra Vista, where the Monument fire had already forced nearly 7,000 people to flee 2,600 homes. At least 44 homes have been lost. Winds reaching 50 mph pushed flames down a mountain and into a heavily populated area Sunday. Fire crews were forced to abandon their lines and try to set up in new spots as the fire advanced, fire spokesman Bill Paxton said. Residents of several areas that had been under a preevacuation notices were ordered to flee.

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zone countries and the International Monetary Fund will have to provide. “No pressure may be exerted on the private sector,” Juncker stressed, since any sign of coercion could force rating agencies to consider the bond-rollover as a partial default. Such a negative rating could take down Greek banks and further shake other struggling euro countries like Ireland and Portugal, economists have warned. Juncker said he planned to convene a special finance ministers meeting in the first days of July, where the remaining questions would be finalized. He said that because of the voluntary nature of the roll-over, it was too early to put a number on the contribution of the private sector. The meeting of the 17 eurozone nations came after a tumultuous week that saw rioting on the streets of Athens, a Greek Cabinet reshuffle and days of market turmoil that sent borrowing costs spiking. A default by Greece could cause ripples around the world, disrupting the global economy similarly to the collapse of investment bank Lehman Brothers in 2008. Just before the meeting broke up, the finance chiefs of the United States, Canada, Japan and the U.K. were updated on the discussions taking place in Luxembourg in a conference call limited to the Group of Seven rich nations, underlining the heightened level of concern over the small euro nation.

public libraries and parks, and reducing health care services, but there is one place they could get $23 billion a year if they could only agree how to do it: Internet retailers such as That’s enough to pay for the salaries of more than 46,000 teachers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. In California, the amount of uncollected taxes from Amazon sales alone is roughly the same amount cut from child welfare services in the current state budget. But collecting those taxes from major online retailers is difficult. Internet retailers are required to collect sales tax only when they sell to customers living in a state where they have a physical presence, such as a store or office. When consumers order from out-of-state retailers, they are required under state law to pay the tax. But it’s difficult to enforce and rarely happens. That means under the current system the seller is absolved of responsibility, buyers save 3 percent to 9 percent because they rarely volunteer to pay the sales tax, and the state loses revenue.

Sagging sales tax revenues With sales tax revenue slumping more than 30 percent in most states between 2007 and 2010, lawmakers across the country are grasping for ways to collect those unpaid taxes. Retailers and lawmakers in several states have proposed ways to solve the problem, some with more support than others. “The problem is that some out-of-state e-retailers openly flaunt the law, arguing that it doesn’t apply to them,” said Texas state Democratic Rep. Elliot Naishtat, who has offered a bill to require more Internet sellers to collect Texas sales tax. “It’s about potentially generating hundreds of millions of dollars for our state.” Texas cut $24 billion in state services to cover its revenue shortfall. That included decisions not to fund the expected growth in the number of public school students and the expected growth in the caseload for Medicaid, the health care program for the poor and disabled. Internet retailers cite a 1992 U.S. Supreme Court decision involving catalog sales, Quill Corp. v. North Dakota, which ruled that states could require only companies that had a physical presence within the state to act as tax collector.

— Texas state Democratic Rep. Elliot Naishtat, who has offered a bill to require more Internet sellers to collect Texas sales tax To get around the ruling, some states are expanding what it means to be physically present. For example, an online retailer hiring a marketing firm or owning a subsidiary inside the state would qualify under definitions adopted in some states. In February, the Texas comptroller demanded that pay $269 million in back sales taxes because a subsidiary operated a warehouse near Dallas. Amazon is appealing the order. Last year, New York enacted a law that said Internet retailers’ practice of paying commissions to marketing agents based within the state constituted a presence. Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Rhode Island and North Carolina quickly followed with similar laws. Bills are pending in Arizona, California, Florida, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Minnesota and Pennsylvania. Texas lawmakers passed such a measure, but Gov. Rick Perry vetoed it. Now legislators are trying to resurrect the bill by attaching it to a larger budget measure. The matter is now before a conference committee. California estimates it loses at least $200 million a year in uncollected tax from online sales, $83 million from alone. A bill that has passed the state Legislature would force Seattlebased Amazon and others to collect that tax from California residents.

Internet retailers’ argument Amazon, and other big Internet retailers cite the Quill decision as their primary defense against collecting sales taxes, but they also argue that collecting tax in the District of Columbia and the 45 states where a sales tax exists would be extremely complex and expensive. “There are over 8,000 taxing jurisdictions in the United States,” said Jonathan Johnson, president of, which has offices only in Utah. “We think it’s wrong that states are trying to cause out-of-state retailers to be their tax collectors.” After all, Johnson said, these retailers do not use any state services where they don’t have offices. To avoid having to collect sales tax, Amazon threatened to close its warehouse in

Texas, cut off marketing affiliates in Illinois and North Carolina and sued New York claiming the law there is unconstitutional. Earlier this month, Amazon severed ties with website affiliates in Connecticut after the governor signed into law a state tax on online purchases that is expected to raise $9.4 million. The movement by states to force online retailers to collect sales taxes is more than just an attempt by government to get more money. It also highlights a rift in the business community.

Unhappy retailers Traditional retailers are complaining loudly to their elected officials, saying the current structure creates an unfair playing field. Wal-Mart, Target, Best Buy, J.C. Penney, Sears and other traditional retailers have formed The Alliance for Main Street Fairness to push for more stringent tax laws on Internet retailers. Brickand-mortar stores saw sales plunge 9.1 percent between 2007-2009, while online merchants saw sales rise 4.8 percent, according to the latest data available from the U.S. Census Bureau. Wal-Mart’s comparable store sales were down nearly 1 percent in 2010. The alliance is pushing to expand the definition of physical presence, state-by-state, to force big online retailers to collect state sales tax. When Texas lawmakers took up such a bill, most of the testimony came from owners of small businesses. Gregg Burger, the general manager of Austin’s Precision Camera, complained that customers come into his store to inspect the products, but then go online to buy them to avoid the sales tax. “We get people all the time who come in, talk to a salesman for 15 minutes to half an hour ... and then go, and we know they are going to buy it online because they can save money. In theory, they are stealing our time,” Burger said. “We’re losing at least 15 percent to online, out-ofstate, so we’re losing anywhere between $3 million and $5 million a year in business.” While state laws would help, Burger said he would like to see a national solution. “We should be picking on everyone who ships into every state,” he said.

Scandals highlight dearth of women in politics

By Beth Fouhy Associated Press Writer

NEW YORK — The sexting scandal that forced New York Rep. Anthony Weiner from Congress last week capped a remarkable season of dishonor for male politicians — from former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards’ indictment on federal campaign f inance charges related to hiding a mistress to former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s admission he’d fathered a child with the family maid. For advocates of women in politics, such sexual shenanigans raise two questions: Why don’t women lawmakers fall prey to such temptation? And if more women were elected to office, would political sex scandals disappear? It’s the latest source of frustration for many activists concerned about the lack of progress for women in the political sphere, even as they’ve begun to outpace men in fields like academia, medicine and law. Democratic pollster Celinda Lake said women lawmakers have demonstrated an ability to focus on their responsibilities in office and not succumb to distractions — sexual and otherwise —

that sometimes ensnare their male colleagues. “We know that women have fewer sex scandals. And Gillibrand voters, particularly women voters, perceive them as being less prone to those kinds of scandals and more likely to be problem solvers with the right priorities,” Lake said. But even as voters warm to women’s style of leadership, the number of women running for and winning public office has slowed after four decades of gradual gains. The number of women in Congress has plateaued since 2007, with just 17 women in the 100-member Senate and 72 in the 435-member House currently. In state legislatures nationwide, 1,738 lawmakers are women, compared to 1,809 last year, and the percentage of women holding statewide office has fallen from 27.6 percent in 2001 to 21.9% today. Just 6 states have women governors. So while 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin may make headlines by testing the presidential waters — another

woman, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachman, has already joined the 2012 GOP primary f ield — fewer women are running for lower-tier offices. Recruiting women to run for office has become a top priority for New York Democrat Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, who hosted a panel discussion earlier this month titled “Getting Women Off the Sidelines” to encourage more women to participate in politics. The event for several hundred women doubled as a fundraiser for Gillibrand’s political committee. Gillibrand said she was alarmed by the lack of progress for women in politics and has drawn attention — and complaint from some activists — by declaring “the women’s movement has stalled.” Women need to be in positions of power to bring about real change, she said. “Politics is seen as a very aggressive industry dominated by mudslinging and competitive behavior, and women self-select themselves out because of that,” Gillibrand said. “But if women run, they can win. They’ll change the rhetoric and bring a different working style to the table.” Some advocates bluntly cite such sexual transgres-

sions as evidence that more women need to run for office. One of those is former Michigan Democratic Gov. Jennifer Granholm, who raised eyebrows last month commenting on Schwarzenegger’s indiscretions. “Another guy guv admits 2 cheating on his wife. Maybe we need more women governors,” she wrote on her Twitter feed. In an interview, Granholm said the propensity of some male officeholders for bad behavior was only a small part of her quest to get more women to run. She said women succeed in office in part because they bring many “traditionally female” qualities to the job like a willingness to build consensus and seek solutions rather than fights. But, she said, the lack of temptation helps, too. “Men in power get a lot more attention from the opposite sex than women do. The temptation of that, the flattery, the ego is more pervasive as a result,” Granholm told the AP. “Women in office typically don’t have men coming onto us. We’re so busy trying to get the family together, multitasking and getting the job done.”


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Budget equation Kansas legislators and university officials need to work together to increase state funding and minimize tuition increases.


embers of the Kansas Board of Regents, as well as state university officials, make a valid point when they say the tuition increases approved last week, are at least in part, a result of reduced state funding for higher education. As Regent Dan Lykins noted, “Everything is going up except state funding. The question is who is going to pay for it.” There is no doubt that state universities have been hurt by state funding cuts. The budget recently signed by Gov. Sam Brownback allocates about $744 million for higher education, which is down from $753 million for the current year and about $100 million below what was allocated three years ago. It would be difficult for state universities to absorb that kind of loss. Public K-12 schools across the state have little choice but to cut their budgets to conform to state funding levels, but universities have the ability to turn to tuition to help make up part of the loss. However, it seems incumbent on the universities to keep those increases to a minimum during such difficult economic times. In justifying tuition increases, Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little continues to refer to the need to provide students with the kind of educational opportunity they want. In such a difficult economy, most people simply don’t get everything they want. It’s a time to hunker down and try to hang on to what you have, but probably not make significant expansions or improvements. Gray-Little also points out that about $400,000 of the increased revenue for tuition will be added to the $10.3 million in need-based grants for students. That’s a good deal for the students who get the grants, but perhaps not for the students whose tuition money is being given to other students while they struggle to pay their own tuition without the benefit of such grants. Higher education officials have a legitimate gripe with the Kansas Legislature, and the Board of Regents is smart to look at ways to show state legislators the direct connection between state funding cuts and higher tuition rates. It’s worth considering, however, that legislators might look favorably on university efforts to hold increases in tuition and fees to a minimum during difficult financial times. Legislators have the power to provide increased funding for higher education, but they may be more likely to do that if they think state universities are doing the best they can to keep higher education affordable for the majority of Kansas students.

Romney faces pros, cons of front-runner So now there is a front-runner. By virtue of mathematics (the money he has raised) and chemistry (the way his rivals treat him), former Gov. Mitt Romney of Massachusetts is the leading candidate for the Republican presidential nomination. There’s danger in that position. The GOP field didn’t gang up on Romney in their New Hampshire debate last week, but that’s only because many of the candidates are just getting their campaign legs and are breathing the sweet air of being in presidential politics for the first time. Once they feel their political survival is at stake, their restraint will disappear, and one after another they will send arrows Romney’s way. Those arrows will provide opportunities for fellow contenders — and will challenge

David Shribman the perils in leading the “pack,Despite though, it’s a lot better to be the front-runner than one of the other contenders. More often than not, front-runners prevail and win their party’s nomination … ”

Romney’s mettle, providing evidence that he is strong enough to engage President Barack Obama in the general election or raising questions about his suitability as the party nominee. Sometimes front-runners stumble. Democrat Gary Hart did in 1988, for example, but Hart’s fall was more a matter of personal conduct than political profile.

Leading is better Despite the perils in leading the pack, though, it’s a lot better to be the front-runner than one of the other contenders. More often than not, front-runners prevail and win their party’s nomination: Walter Mondale in 1984, George H.W. Bush in 1988, Bob Dole in 1996, George W. Bush and Al Gore in 2000 are among many examples. This pattern is particularly strong among Republicans, who, at least in presidential politics, are temperamentally more inclined to respect customary lines of authority and the prerogatives of party elders. Three of their last four elected presidents were respected party figures who had run for the White House before, and the fourth (George W. Bush) was the son of a president, the grandson of a senator, the brother of a governor and himself the governor of the largest state headed by a Republican. Indeed, every Republican nominee for the past four decades, with the exception of Bush and Gerald R. Ford, an appointed but incumbent president, had run for president before.

This factor, along with Romney’s bulging campaign treasury and the deference the other candidates displayed last week, underlines Romney’s position — a position so commanding that he actually outpolled Obama in the latest Washington Post-ABC News Poll. Indeed, Romney has more than four times as much support in New Hampshire as his nearest rival, former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, who isn’t even in the race (yet).

New Hampshire is key New Hampshire is vital for Romney, who owns a vacation home in the state and whose primary residence is in a neighboring state. His defeat there four years ago at the hands of Sen. John McCain represented a substantial repudiation, as Massachusetts politicians from John F. Kennedy’s time on have prevailed in New Hampshire — including Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge (1964), who didn’t even campaign and managed to beat Sen. Barry Goldwater and Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller in a remarkable write-in effort, and former Sen. Paul E. Tsongas (1992). The only exception, besides Romney, was Edward M. Kennedy, who was defeated by an incumbent president, Jimmy Carter, in 1980. This time Romney simply cannot afford to lose the state, especially since he has all but abandoned efforts in Iowa, whose caucuses will precede New Hampshire’s primary by eight days. He can explain away a loss in Iowa: He won’t have competed, and the contest there is shaping up as a social-conservatism derby that is not to his tastes nor to his strengths. But losing New Hampshire, where he is well-known and where conditions favor him, would be fatal to his presidential hopes — especially since South Carolina, another social-conservative state, is likely to hold the next primary. Romney was stung in Iowa in 2008 by former Gov. Mike Huckabee of Arkansas, which was bad enough, but losing in his home region to McCain five days later was too

much for his campaign to absorb. The big talk in the last days of spring is the way former Gov. Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota linked Obama’s health care plan, which is anathema to Republicans, to Romney’s plan in Massachusetts by speaking of “Obamneycare.” Pawlenty used the word again at the debate last Monday at St. Anselm College, but its long-term effect may be to elevate Romney into a political if not moral equivalent of the president — not the sort of tactic that always benefits a challenger.

Health care is top issue The health care issue underlines Romney’s biggest task, which is to counter the notion that he is willing to change his views with the political breezes. His opponents believe he supported legalized abortion and a health care plan in Massachusetts because the political atmosphere in the state demanded it, and that he abandoned those views once he ascertained that the national political atmosphere required him to do so. Then again, he is being pilloried for his failure to change his mind on global warming. The result is a political conundrum for Romney as great as any front-runner has had since Mondale was tarred as being the instrument of traditional Democratic special interests, especially organized labor. If Romney adjusts his position on global warming, he will be declared an opportunist. If he doesn’t, he will be at odds with a major tenet of the modern Republican creed. Right now Romney is determined to assure that Republicans don’t change their minds. He has the biggest advantage in the Gallup poll that any Republican contender has possessed in the race. That margin will shrink. The story of the 2012 Republican presidential nomination fight will be how much it shrinks, at what rate it shrinks and whether it disappears. Such is the advantage and the danger of front-runner status. — David Shribman is executive editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.


Police requests To the editor: During last week’s study session, Lawrence Police Chief Tarik Khatib submitted a memo to the City Commission, requesting several million dollars in funding for the Lawrence Police Department (LPD). This money would be in addition to the department’s proposed $14 million budget for FY 2012. The additional monies are proposed to fund staff positions, facility improvements and equipment purchases. While some of the items listed in the memo may have merit, others warrant serious skepticism. Does the LPD really need an armored car and new submachine guns with platforms? Given the city’s current economic condition, this LPD request must be scrutinized by city commissioners and citizens alike. I have suggested to city leaders that the LPD needs to engage the community in developing a strategic long-range plan to determine budgetary and departmental priorities. I continue to hope that our new chief will heed this call and solicit feedback and participation from taxpayers.



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CBS-TV commentator Charles Kuralt recently had brought his “On the Road” crew to Lawrence. Kuralt and two camera operators had arrived in town to talk to Stan Herd and to film his still-life “earthwork” on a 20-acre field near Eudora. — Compiled by Sarah St. John

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social world of Washington, D.C., to make those decisions for us without any referendum. Then comes the reality of elections and those same individuals begin to worry about losing their cherished roles in the system. Now public opinion regains its power to influence not only foreign policy but exactly who should be our representatives placed in those positions, so it is now that they read their mail and discover to their apparent dismay that the American electorate is very concerned about our having troops in 150 countries around the world and the huge sums of national treasure and numbers of American lives being thrown away with no chance whatsoever of permanently halting an idea whose time has come. That idea is that America is no longer in a position to dictate to other nations what their future is to be. To the editor: Everett Hickam, We are warned that foreign Lawrence policy should not be driven by public opinion but rather decided by an intelligentsia in private conference that believes that they are better informed and bet- To the editor: As co-chairs of this year’s Amerter equipped by their powerful positions in the political and ican Cancer Society Relay For Life Unfortunately, the department’s history on accountability is not good. In 2005, a resource plan proposed for the LPD suggested that quantifiable performance measures to be tied to funding, to no avail. In 2010, the city auditor identified a number of potential performance audit topics, and suggested that the LPD’s administrative bureau be reviewed. Thus far, neither of these efforts toward accountability have been embraced by the City Commission. I encourage Lawrencians to review the police department’s wish list and communicate their questions and concerns to both the chief and the City Commission. Laura Routh, Lawrence

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Sabetha 88/70

Concordia 88/62 Hays 87/59

Clarinda 89/69

Lincoln 90/63

Grand Island 85/60

Springfield 92/71

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-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: A large area of low pressure in the Plains will bring strong to severe storms from the Dakotas to Kansas today. A frontal boundary will bring showers and thunderstorms to the mid-Atlantic and the Carolinas. The Southeast and southern Plains will continue to be hot and dry. Today Tue. Today Tue. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Albuquerque 85 59 s 87 63 s Memphis 95 76 s 93 74 pc Anchorage 63 53 r 66 55 pc Miami 90 79 pc 91 79 s Atlanta 94 74 s 96 74 s Milwaukee 74 65 t 81 65 t Austin 100 78 pc 97 76 c Minneapolis 79 66 t 78 63 r Baltimore 85 68 t 90 70 t Nashville 94 74 s 92 72 s Birmingham 98 73 s 95 75 s New Orleans 94 80 s 92 76 pc Boise 80 55 s 84 57 s New York 83 66 pc 83 70 t Boston 80 65 s 80 63 pc Omaha 90 69 t 75 59 sh Buffalo 78 62 pc 83 64 t Orlando 96 75 t 95 74 t Cheyenne 63 46 r 74 46 s Philadelphia 83 68 pc 86 69 t Chicago 83 69 t 87 67 t Phoenix 101 81 s 105 83 s Cincinnati 91 69 t 92 69 pc Pittsburgh 83 64 t 88 68 t Cleveland 83 66 t 87 67 t Portland, ME 77 56 s 78 55 pc Dallas 100 79 pc 93 76 t Portland, OR 79 57 pc 83 56 s Denver 65 49 r 78 51 pc Reno 86 60 s 90 64 s Des Moines 87 70 t 78 61 t Richmond 90 71 t 96 73 pc Detroit 80 68 t 86 69 t Sacramento 94 60 s 100 61 s El Paso 96 74 s 97 73 s St. Louis 94 75 s 89 70 t Fairbanks 71 52 sh 74 55 pc Salt Lake City 70 51 s 78 54 s Honolulu 88 74 s 88 73 pc San Diego 65 61 pc 70 66 pc Houston 98 80 s 95 77 t San Francisco 74 56 pc 75 56 s Indianapolis 88 71 t 89 71 t Seattle 72 54 pc 78 54 s Kansas City 92 71 pc 81 61 pc Spokane 75 51 s 81 57 s Las Vegas 93 82 s 100 83 s Tucson 96 70 s 100 74 s Little Rock 97 75 s 92 72 t Tulsa 96 73 pc 89 68 t Los Angeles 74 60 pc 83 64 pc Wash., DC 89 73 t 94 74 pc National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Pecos, TX 113° Low: Angel Fire, NM 32°

WEATHER HISTORY A drought caused problems for farmers in Starksville, Ga., on June 20, 1862. The drought destroyed the oat crop. The wheat crop was much poorer than normal.


WEATHER TRIVIA™ How long do the vertical rays of the sun stay in the Northern Hemisphere? Six months.

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21 TUESDAY Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. Wilderness Survival, 2-3:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Lawrence Farmers’ Market, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., 1020 Vt. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, 5:15 p.m., 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 8437359. Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 p.m., intramural fields on east side of Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University. Open jam session, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Slow Ride Roadhouse, 1350 N. Third St. Sesquicentennial Speaker Series, with Richard Wellman speaking on the settling and history of Baldwin City, 6:30 p.m., Lumberyard Arts Center, 718 High St., Baldwin City. Lawrence City Commission meeting, 6:35 p.m., City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St. Spanish class, beginner and intermediate levels, 7-8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. English as a second language class, 7-8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Teller’s Family Night, 746 Mass., 9 p.m.-midnight Tuesday Night Karaoke, 9 p.m., Wayne & Larry’s Sports Bar & Grill, 933 Iowa. Tuesday Transmissions, 9 p.m., Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Live jazz at The Casbah, 9 p.m., 803 Mass. It’s Karaoke Time!, 10 p.m., Jackpot Music Hall, 943 Mass.

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23 THURSDAY Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. Paul Mesner and Anansi!, 10:30 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Brown Bag Concert series, with Paul Gray, noon-1 p.m., Ninth and Massachusetts Dollar bowling streets. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be It's Monday night in the moved to Watkins Community summer, but that doesn't Museum, 1047 Mass. mean you have to be housePaul Mesner and Anansi!, bound. Grab some friends 1:30 p.m., Lawrence Public and head to Royal Crest Library, 707 Vt. Lanes, 933 Iowa, for some Lawrence Farmers’ Market, cheap drinks and cheaper 4-6 p.m., southwest corner of bowling. Starting at 9:30 Sixth and Wakarusa. p.m. all games are a buck, Farmers’ Market at Cottin’s which leaves plenty of Hardware, 4-6:30 p.m., behind money left over for the store at 1832 Mass. $2.75 big domestic draws Theology on Tap, discussion and $2 wells. Just try to of a selected religion topic, fight the urge to quote "The 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Henry’s, 11 Big Lebowski" all night. E. Eighth St. Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 p.m., intramural fields on east side of Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University. Red Dog’s Dog Days sumLawrence Arts & Crafts mer workout, 6 a.m., Memorial group, 7-9 p.m., Java Break, 17 Stadium at Kansas University. E. Seventh St. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Spanish class, beginner and Douglas County, noon, 1525 W. intermediate levels, 7-8 p.m., Sixth St., Suite A. Information Plymouth Congregational meeting for prospective volunChurch, 925 Vt. teers. For more information, English as a second lancall 843-7359. guage class, 7-8 p.m., PlyRed Dog’s Dog Days summouth Congregational Church, mer workout, 6 p.m., intramu925 Vt. ral fields on east side of RobinTeen Night, for ages 13-18, 7 son Gymnasium at Kansas Unip.m., Wilde’s Chateau, 2412 versity. Iowa. Douglas County Commission Junkyard Jazz Band, 7 p.m., meeting, 6:35 p.m., Douglas American Legion, 3408 W. County Courthouse, 1100 Sixth St. Mass. The “Lawrence 5,” 7 p.m., Jazz Wednesdays in The JayiBar at Ingredient, 947 Mass. hawker, with Key West Jazz, 7 Big Tent: Stories and Poems p.m., Eldridge Hotel, 701 Mass. in Three Acts, with Caryn Mirri“Chicago,” 7:30 p.m., Theam-Goldberg, Louise Krug and atre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Gregg Primo Ventello, 7 p.m., Conroy’s Trivia, 7:30 p.m., The Raven, 8 E. Seventh St. Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St. “Chicago,” 7:30 p.m., TheLawrence City Band, “It’s atre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Summer in South Park,” 8 p.m., Summer Youth Theater South Park Bandstand. In the presents “Romeo and Juliet,” event of inclement weather or 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Cenrain, the concert will be preter, 940 N.H. sented in Room 130 in Murphy King Dong’s Variety Hour, Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive. Prag, Rim Job, Pair Of Sevens, Free salsa lessons, 8:309 p.m., The Granada, 1020 9:30 p.m., Taste Lounge, 804 Mass. W. 24th St. Pizza Party Massacre, No Pride Night, 9 p.m., Wilde’s Master, 10 p.m., Replay Chateau, 2412 Iowa. Lounge, 946 Mass. JabberJosh, Waxeater, Police Casbah DJ Night, with DJ Teeth, Texas Instruments, 9 Cyrus D, 10 p.m., The Casbah, p.m., Jackpot Music Hall, 943 803 Mass. Mass. Instant Tradition with Jazz Summer salsa, 9:30 p.m., Cigarettes, 10 p.m., Jazzhaus, Esquina, 801 Mass. 926 1/2 Mass. Dollar Bowling, 9:30 p.m. to


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Red Dog’s Dog Days sum mer workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. Kidsapalooza! for children ages 5-6, 1:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 p.m., intramural fields on east side of Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University. Auditions for “To Catch a Butterfly,” 7 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Lecompton City Council meeting, 7 p.m., Lecompton City Hall, 327 Elmore St. Baldwin City Council meeting, 7:30 p.m., City Hall, 803 S. Eighth St. Open mic night, 9 p.m., the Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Mudstomp Monday, 9 p.m., The Granada, ,1020 Mass. Baby Grandmas present: Sad Bastard Night! 10 p.m., Jackpot Music Hall, 943 Mass. Karaoke Idol!, with “Gilligan’s Island” theme, 10 p.m., The Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.

Headstone added to Negro Leaguer’s grave TOPEKA (AP) — After spending 30 years buried in an unmarked grave, a former Negro League baseball player now has a headstone to mark his final resting spot. About 40 family friends and baseball fans gathered over the weekend at Topeka’s Mount Hope Cemetery to pay tribute to Carroll Ray “Dink” Mothell. The Topeka native played 15 seasons in the Negro Leagues starting in 1920, mostly with the Kansas City Monarchs. The Society for American Baseball Research has set out to honor former players who died in anonymity. Mothell’s headstone is the 22nd installed since the group started the effort in 2004. “He was a great ballplayer all around and was part of two championship teams in 1924 and 1925 for the Kansas City Monarchs,” said Larry Lester, a Negro League author and member of SABR. “He was a great utility ballplayer. He played at least one game at every position.” Author Phil Dixon said Mothell led him to write books on the Negro Leagues. “I think Dink Mothell deserves greater recognition than probably history will ever give him, but Topeka should be proud,” Dixon said.

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For the past couple of summers, Lawrence High baseball coach Brad Stoll has worked with some of the best college baseball players in the country in the famed Cape Cod League in New England. This summer, he’s turning pro. Stoll, one of three coaches in history to Stoll lead LHS to a state baseball title, will travel this week to North Carolina to coach and evaluate talent at a weeklong tryout for USA Baseball. Brian McRae, the former Major Leaguer who now runs the KC Sluggers, a local summer program, introduced Stoll to some of the USA Baseball guys last year at the national convention in Nashville. A few months later, Stoll received the invite he’s been waiting for his entire life. “It’s just like anything else in baseball and athletics and probably the business world,” Stoll said. “It’s you know a guy that knows a guy. I’ve always wanted to get involved with USA Baseball and when they called and asked me if I wanted to be a part of it, I jumped at the opportunity.” In all, 130-140 high school players from the graduating classes of 2012 and 2013 will attend the trial, with the goal being to crack the final 50 that Stoll will help select. It’s a sun-up to sun-down endeavor for the coaches, who each will coach a team during the day and participate in group evaluations by night. Former New York Yankee Scott Brosius will manage the final squad that is scheduled to compete in Colombia later this summer. Working with a former big leaguer who owns three World Series rings is something Stoll is amped up about. “It’ll be a lot of fun to hear his feedback,” Stoll said. “Obviously, he knows what he’s doing so it’ll be fun to collaborate with him. I’m one of those guys who’s constantly asking questions. Whether it’s a scout or a high school coach or a college coach, I’m always looking for new ideas.” Stoll continued: “To hear how they break down a player, how they like a guy’s swing or delivery on the mound, I can take that and use that to teach and reach the Lawrence High kids.” Of the 17 players assigned to Stoll’s squad, 15 are from California. One is from Florida and the other is from Pennsylvania. The heavy dose of California kids did not surprise Stoll. “If you look at the rosters, it’s just like you’d expect, 90 percent of them are from Florida, Texas, Arizona and California,” he said. “It’s the best of the best. Last year, (Free State graduate Cody) Kukuk was involved and Bubba Starling was there and there were three or four other first rounders and a lot of great players.” This year, the program is hoping to find a few more players like Starling and Kukuk. “That’s kind of how I got involved,” Stoll said. “They want to make sure that the best kids in the Midwest are getting invited and getting a look.” With America’s game getting more global all the time, Stoll views programs such as USA Baseball as critical for the future success of American players both at home and on the international stage. “I think that’s why they have put such an emphasis on the younger teams,” Stoll said. “So that, on the worldwide stage, USA Baseball can gain some steam back again.”

RORY MCILROY, OF NORTHERN IRELAND, REACTS after sinking his last putt on the 18th hole, to win the U.S. Open Sunday in Bethesda, Md.


McIlroy leaves no doubt BETHESDA , M D. (AP) — It took less than an hour for Rory McIlroy to effectively bury any demons from Augusta National. An 8-foot birdie at Congressional Country Club’s opening hole. Three holes later, another from 3 feet away. No one would be allowed a chance to threaten. Instead, McIlroy brought down the curtain on one of the most dominant perOnce he formances started, we in majorwere all championship playing for annals. second. It’s A 2tough to win a under-par 69 turned major, and it’s Sunday’s probably even final round tougher to win into a coroit like that.” nation march, — PGA Tour pro Lee smashing the U.S. Westwood on McIlroy’s Open scor- incredible week ing record by four strokes as the 22-year-old pro left his nearest pursuer eight shots in his wake. “To win the U.S. Open in a bit of style is always nice,” said McIlroy, the fourth-youngest U.S. Open winner. The Northern Ireland native finished at 16-under 268, blitzing the previous Open record of 272, set by Jack Nicklaus in 1980, and later matched by Lee Janzen (1993), Tiger Woods (2000) and Jim Furyk (2003). McIlroy also rewrote the Open’s scoring record after two rounds (131) and again after three (199). In addition, he joined Lee Trevino (1968) and Lee Janzen (1993) as the only men to break 70 in all four Open rounds. “It’s amazing how comfortably he’s lapping the field,” threetime major champion Padraig Harrington said. Though McIlroy couldn’t approach Woods’ record winning margin of 15 shots when he scorched Pebble Beach, it goes down as No. 4 on the list. Willie Smith was 11 up on the field in 1899; James Barnes won by nine in 1921. “Once he started, we were all playing for second,” Lee Westwood said. “It’s tough to win a major, and it’s probably even tougher to win it like that.”

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EUDORA HIGH GRADUATE MELISSA FERNANDEZ, SHOWN HERE COMPETING ON THE BALANCE BEAM for the University of Illinois, where she earned All-American honors three times, has traded in the hard-core world of competitive gymnastics for a chance to join the circus — literally.

Eudora grad eyes spot with Cirque du Soleil MORE: Log on to for a video interview with Fernandez, who discusses her potential career with Cirque du Soleil.

By Tom Keegan

For most at the age of 6, tumbling equipment means free-spirited play time, a total escape from the structured world of bedtime and timeout. For Melissa Fernandez, born in Honduras and raised in Eudora, it was the age she began on the path to pursuing precision and the perfect score in gymnastics. That pursuit culminated in a fifth-place finish in the all-around competition and a tie for fifth in the balance beam at the NCAA nationals in Cleveland in April. While competing at the University of Illinois, Fernandez three times earned All-American honors.

The years and years of workouts resulted in extraordinary achievement. Now, when she steps into a gym, she enters the fantasy world of a small child. “I’m done competing in gymnastics, which is kind of nice,” Fernandez said. “I can finally just go into the gym and play on the equipment. It’s always kind of been like that. It’s always been fun, but now I’m not doing routines, I’m not doing tumble sets and things like that. I’m just in there playing with new skills and doing whatever I want. There is no stress at all.” All that’s missing from her little girl’s fantasy world is pretending she has a job in the circus. The only reason that’s not included is she need not pretend. On July 17, Fernandez leaves home for 11 weeks of training in

Montreal in preparation for starting a career with Cirque du Soleil, which bills itself as “a dramatic mix of circus arts and street entertainment” on its official website. With the help of teammates and coaches at Illinois, Fernandez put together a demo tape of her gymnastics highlights, which ultimately led to an audition in Orlando and an invitation to the training in Montreal. The feel she obtained for what sort of career she is pursuing took on more reality with the audition in Orlando and made her want it all the more. “The people they bring together and the minds and creativity is just great and it’s an awesome atmosphere,” she said. She’ll leave for Montreal not See FERNANDEZ, Page 10B

See MCILROY, Page 10B


Former PF Jeff Graves has no plans to retire NBA DRAFT’s Matt Tait will be in New York City this week covering the NBA Draft. Check the site all week for updates and follow Tait on Twitter at @mctait.

By Gary Bedore

Right now I’m trying to go to France, then from Former Kansas University there back to the NBA.”

basketball power forward Jeff Graves — who has played for pay in Slovenia, Turkey and Croatia and in the NBA’s Developmental League but been idle the past two seasons — says he’s not ready to retire at the age of 29. “Keep on watching TV. I’ll be there,” vowed Graves, a 6-foot-9, 270-pounder out of Lee’s Summit, Mo. Graves — he played on KU’s 2003 Final Four team — is on the

— Former KU forward Jeff Graves on his playing future comeback trail after fully healing from the torn ACL he suffered while playing for the NBADL’s Idaho Stampede early in the 2009-10 season. “Right now I’m trying to go to France, then from there try to get back to the NBA,” said Graves.

He scored 18 points and grabbed a batch of rebounds in Thursday’s Rock Chalk Roundball Classic at Free State High. “I work out a lot. That’s all I do,” added Graves, who also coaches AAU ball in the Kansas City area. He received a thunderous ovation Thursday after ramming a vicious dunk early in the charity game consisting of former KU players, plus boxer Victor Ortiz. “It felt like I was rejuvenated,” Graves said. “It seems like everybody was waiting for me to come back and see how I’m doing.”

Graves signed autographs for KU fans for a half hour following Thursday’s game. He never even made it to the official autograph table because fans mobbed him shortly after the final buzzer. “It’s always good to come back and visit where you went to school. It’s so much of a Cloud Nine when you come here. Everybody makes you feel at home and makes you feel you never missed a beat,” Graves said. Graves — he averaged 6.0 ppg See GRAVES, Page 10B

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ROYALS TUESDAY Diamondbacks, 7:10 p.m., in Kansas City, Mo.

Denny Hamlin wins first Sprint Cup BROOKLYN, MICH. (AP) — Two days after facing questions about unauthorized auto parts and possible penalties, Denny Hamlin enjoyed a happier kind of scrutiny. Hamlin raced to his first NASCAR Sprint Cup victory over the year, holding off Matt Kenseth on Sunday at Michigan International Speedway. The drivers appeared headed for a fuel-mileage finish, then a late caution enabled them to make pit stops before a frantic closing five-lap sprint. “Over these last six weeks, I can honestly say we’ve had a chance to win each and every race,” Hamlin

said. “For me, if I go about eight weeks without winning, I’m wondering what the heck’s going on.” Kenseth was the only driver with a shot to catch Hamlin in the final moments. Kenseth tried to go both above and below the leader, but was unable to pass Hamlin’s No. 11 Toyota. Hamlin won by 0.281 seconds for his second straight victory in the June race at the track. Kyle Busch was third, giving Joe Gibbs Racing two of the top three spots after the team was told to change oil pans before Friday’s practice. NASCAR said oil pans from cars driven by Hamlin, Busch and Joey Logano


McIlroy earns comparisons to Tiger

were not submitted for approval before opening day inspection. The team could face additional penalties this week, but Hamlin and Busch hardly seemed distracted. “It speaks volumes to the experience and resilience of this 11 car that you can start the week off with a down note and put that behind you and make sure that it doesn’t affect what’s getting ready to happen,” said Mike Ford, Hamlin’s crew chief. “This team usually comes out swinging when its back’s against the ropes. Sometimes we connect and sometimes we get dotted in the eye.”

Team president J.D. Gibbs said Friday’s situation was a good lesson. “We want to be here with integrity,” Gibbs said. “We’ve made mistakes in the past as a team, and I’m sure we’ll make mistakes in the future. If we can’t conduct ourselves in the right way, there’s no use in us doing this.” Hamlin won eight times last year and contended for the series title but was unable to match Jimmie Johnson. Hamlin was winless this season, although he led early last weekend at Pocono Raceway.



TODAY MLB Yankees v. Cincinnati

Time 6 p.m.


Cable 33, 233

Tennis Wimbledon

Time 6 a.m.


Cable 34, 234

College Baseball UNC v. Texas Vanderbilt v. Florida

Time 1 p.m. 6 p.m.


Cable 33, 233 34, 234

TUESDAY MLB Time Chc. Cubs v. White Sox 7 p.m. Arizona v. Kansas City 7 p.m.


Cable 16 36, 236

Tennis Wimbledon

Time 6 a.m.


Cable 34, 234

WNBA Time Phoenix v. San Antonio 7 p.m. New York v. L.A. 9 p.m.


Cable 34, 234 34, 234

College Baseball Time California v. Texas A&M 1 p.m. Virginia v. S. Carolina 6 p.m.


Cable 33, 233 33, 233

LATEST LINE MLB Favorite ..........................................Odds ......................................Underdog Interleague Play PITTSBURGH ................................Even-6 ....................................Baltimore CLEVELAND..................................Even-6......................................Colorado BOSTON.........................................81⁄2-91⁄2....................................San Diego CINCINNATI...................................51⁄2-61⁄2.................................NY Yankees ATLANTA .......................................Even-6 ........................................Toronto LA Angels.....................................Even-6 .......................................FLORIDA TEXAS ................................................7-8...........................................Houston CHI WHITE SOX ...............................6-7.................................Chicago Cubs MILWAUKEE......................................6-7......................................Tampa Bay LA DODGERS ................................61⁄2-71⁄2 ..........................................Detroit Home Team in CAPS (c) 2011 Tribune Media Services, Inc.

By Mark Herrmann Newsday

BETHESDA, MD. — Even when Tiger Woods isn’t here, he is a presence. He was the talk of the town at the U.S. Open this week, as Rory McIlroy was throttling the field and giving Congressional Country Club — to use a political term from the last election — “a shellacking.” Jason Day, who wound up finishing second, said of McIlroy the other day, “The way he’s playing out there, it’s almost Tiger-esque.” Graeme McDowell, who handed back the U.S. Open trophy and wound up hugging the winner, said: “He’s potentially the next Tiger Woods. He’s that good.” It was only natural to compare McIlroy to Woods, considering no prodigy has wiped the floor with the opposition at a major like this since Woods did it a couple of times, at the 1997 Masters and 2000 U.S. Open. It might be a tad premature, maybe by, say, 15 years and at least a dozen major titles. So let’s not get ahead of ourselves. McIlroy is not likely to ever totally replace Woods as a galvanizing, marketable figure. He is not American. He doesn’t have a catchy nickname (and the fancy head covers to match). He is not the groundbreaker that Woods was — a black man in a mostly white sport. But what McIlroy did do this past week was make golf fun to watch again, for now and for the foreseeable future. That was no easy task. Since the Woods era began with that Masters win, and especially since his three majors in 2000, it seems that Woods became golf in the eyes of the public, at least the American public. With the occasional exception of Phil Mickelson winning a biggie, it has seemed that if Woods wasn’t winning a golf event, the event didn’t matter. This week was different. McIlroy was compelling, both because of his dominance and the risk that he might fall off a cliff again at any minute, as he had at the Masters. “I didn’t think that was going to happen again, and it hasn’t,” said Jack Nicklaus, who has become a mentor to the 22-year-old from Northern Ireland. At this point, McIlroy is even with both Nicklaus and Woods on one score. When each of the latter two was 22, he had one major. At this point, it is just cool to imagine McIlroy chasing Woods’ standards the way Woods has been chasing Nicklaus’ record of 18 major titles. Only this is better. Once Woods recovers from his knee and Achilles injuries, we will see them go head-to-head as elite players, the way Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer used to. Now that will be worth watching. McIlroy said yesterday, having accepted the U.S. Open trophy, that he always has watched Woods and tried to emulate him. He was still doing that yesterday. “Just trying to go out there with the same intensity he has — no lead is big enough,” the newest Open champion said. “When you win a major quite early in your career, everyone is going to draw comparisons. It’s natural. I know he doesn’t watch much golf on TV,” McIlroy said, although it is safe to assume Woods caught at least part of this Open. “It would be nice for him to be healthy again and be back out on the golf course because he does bring a little something extra to tournaments. He’s Tiger Woods. I’m just happy to be sitting here with the trophy that has his name on it.” McIlroy has a long way to go to reach Woods’ achievements and stature. Then again, the 2011 Open champion showed yesterday that he can rebound from spectacular failure — and he is way ahead of Woods on that score. Each of them brings much to the dance. When they both are on the same floor from now on, everyone who watches golf will be a winner.


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SOUTH CAROLINA’S SCOTT WINGO, LEFT, CELEBRATES with teammates after knocking in the winning run against Texas A&M in the ninth inning of an NCAA College World Series game in Omaha, Neb. South Carolina beat Texas A&M, 5-4.

Jones, Dempsey score, U.S. advances WASHINGTON — Jermaine Jones broke a scoreless tie early in the second half, leading the United States to a 2-0 victory over Jamaica in the CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals Sunday. Jones fired a shot from outside the penalty area in the 49th minute, and Jamaica defender Jermaine Taylor stuck out his foot, deflecting the ball past goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts. To celebrate his Father’s Day goal, Jones gave a salute, honoring his soldier father. “It was a nice little gift,” said Jones in postgame remarks translated from German by teammate Steve Cherundolo. Jones started his international career playing in three friendlies for Germany before FIFA allowed his move to the United States team in 2009. “It was a sign of respect,” Jones said of the celebration. The United States will face the Panama-El Salvador winner in the semifinals on Wednesday in Houston. Jones was in the middle of several big plays until he left the game in the 75th minute for substitute Maurice Edu. Jones seemed to be in position for a goal late in the opening half, when Ricketts saved a shot by Juan Agudelo and the rebound bounced straight to Jones, but he couldn’t control the ball.

MLB Marlins manager Rodriguez resigns MIAMI — With the Florida Marlins enduring one of the worst losing skids in franchise history, Edwin Rodriguez decided Sunday morning it was time to call it quits as Marlins manager. Rodriguez, who replaced Fredi Gonzalez June 23, 2010 and became the first Puerto Rican-born manager in major league history, turned in his resignation Sunday morning about two hours before the last-place Marlins faced the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Bench coach Brandon Hyde managed the team in Sunday’s 2-1 loss. Larry Beinfest, team president of baseball operations, said the Marlins would immediately look for an interim manager to finish out the season. Hyde and former Marlins manager Jack McKeon, who guided the team to the 2003 World Series title, are candidates for the interim job, according to sources. Nationals third base coach Bo Porter, a former Marlins third base coach, could be another candidate the Marlins consider according to ESPN. “This has been extremely frustrating for everyone,” Beinfest said. “I think everybody here knows exactly what’s going on. The 17 out of 18 (losses), the way we’ve played. The way we’ve performed has been tough on everyone, especially (Rodriguez).”

Cards’ Pujols injures wrist ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols was hurt on a play at first base in the sixth inning and left Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Royals. A Cardinals spokesman said a preliminary evaluation revealed Pujols sustained a sprain to his left wrist. He will receive further evaluation Monday, an off-day for the Cardinals before they open a three-game series with the Philadelphia Phillies. Wilson Betemit hit a chopper up the middle off starter Jamie Garcia. Second baseman Pete Kozma back-handed the ball and threw while in the air to first, pulling Pujols off the bag. As Pujols went to tag Betemit, he hit Pujols’ glove hand and the Cards’ three-time MVP went down to the ground in pain.

Indians fire hitting coach Nunnally CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians’ recent offensive slump has cost Jon Nunnally his job as hitting coach. Nunnally has been replaced by Bruce Fields, the Indians announced before Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Indians were shut out six times in 18 games from May 27 to June 14. They went 513, twice winning by 1-0 scores. In 13 games from June 2-13, they were 7-for-75 (.093) with runners in scoring position. Fields is in his sixth year in the organization, serving as minor-league hitting instructor since 2007 following one season as a hitting coach in Triple-A.

COLLEGE WORLD SERIES Gamecocks win 5-4 on Wingo’s hit OMAHA, NEB. — Scott Wingo drilled a basesloaded single off the right-field wall in the bottom of the ninth inning to give defending national champion South Carolina a 5-4 victory over Texas A&M at the College World Series on Sunday night. South Carolina (51-14) advanced to a Bracket 2 winners’ game against Virginia on Tuesday night. The Aggies (47-21) play California in an elimination game that afternoon. Wingo’s winning hit against Nick Fleece capped his career-best four-hit night, and he reached base five times. Robert Beary doubled off the right-field fence to start the inning against Kyle Martin (2-3). Beary went to third when 2010 CWS Most Outstanding Player Jaackie Bradley Jr., playing in his first game in two months, sliced a liner into left off Fleece. Evan Marzilli walked to load the bases. Michael Roth, John Taylor and Matt Price (6-3) combined to hold the Aggies hitless in the last five innings.

Red Sox place Buchholz on DL

Hicks’ single keys Virginia win

BOSTON — The Boston Red Sox have placed right-hander Clay Buchholz on the 15-day disabled list and called up left-hander Andrew Miller from Triple-A Pawtucket. Buchholz’s strained lower back had been bothering him for a few starts.

OMAHA, NEB. — Virginia ace Danny Hultzen and Tyler Wilson did their part from the start. It took the Cavaliers’ offense a lot longer to get going. Finally they scratched out enough for a 4-1 College World Series victory over California on Sunday.

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1936 — Jesse Owens sets a 100-meter record of 10.2 seconds in Chicago. 1968 — The Night of Speed. In a span of 21⁄2 hours, the world record of 10 seconds for the 100 meters is broken by three men and tied by seven others at the AAU Track and Field Championships in Sacramento, Calif. Jim Hines wins the first semifinal in a tight finish with Ronny Ray Smith, becoming the first man to break the 10second barrier. Charlie Greene wins the second semifinal and then ties Hines’ 9.9 record in the final. 1993 — John Paxson hits a three-pointer with 3.9 seconds left as the Chicago Bulls win their third consecutive NBA title with a 99-98 victory over the Phoenix Suns in Game 6 of the finals. 2006 — Dwyane Wade caps his magnificent playoffs with 36 points and 10 rebounds to lead Miami past the Dallas Mavericks 95-92 as the Heat roar back from a two-game deficit to win the NBA finals in six games. 2010 — Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland wins the U.S. Open, holding off France’s Gregory Havret to become the first European to win America’s national championship since 1970.




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Red Sox pummel Brewers The Associated Press

Interleague Red Sox 12, Brewers 3 BOSTON — Kevin Youkilis hit a three-run homer to highlight Boston’s six-run first inning and Tim Wakefield held Milwaukee to three hits over eight innings. Milwaukee

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BRIEFLY Interleague

TODAY’S GAMES Baltimore (Arrieta 8-4) at Pittsburgh (Morton 7-3), 6:05 p.m. Colorado (Nicasio 2-1) at Cleveland (Carmona 4-8), 6:05 p.m. L.A. Angels (Weaver 8-4) at Florida (Ani.Sanchez 6-1), 6:10 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Nova 6-4) at Cincinnati (Cueto 42), 6:10 p.m. San Diego (LeBlanc 0-2) at Boston (Miller 0-0), 6:10 p.m. Toronto (R.Romero 6-6) at Atlanta (T.Hudson 56), 6:10 p.m. Houston (Happ 3-8) at Texas (D.Holland 5-2), 7:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Zambrano 5-4) at Chicago White Sox (Floyd 6-6), 7:10 p.m. Tampa Bay (Niemann 1-4) at Milwaukee (Narveson 4-4), 7:10 p.m. Detroit (Penny 5-5) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 6-3), 9:10 p.m.

TUESDAY’S GAMES Baltimore at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m. Colorado at Cleveland, 6:05 p.m. Seattle at Washington, 6:05 p.m. L.A. Angels at Florida, 6:10 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Cincinnati, 6:10 p.m. Oakland at N.Y. Mets, 6:10 p.m. San Diego at Boston, 6:10 p.m. Toronto at Atlanta, 6:10 p.m. Houston at Texas, 7:05 p.m. Arizona at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs at Chicago White Sox, 7:10 p.m. Tampa Bay at Milwaukee, 7:10 p.m. Detroit at L.A. Dodgers, 9:10 p.m. Minnesota at San Francisco, 9:15 p.m.

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Angels 7, Mets 3 N EW Y O R K — Tyler Chatwood finally got some runs and pitched seven scoreless innings, and Erick Aybar hit a bases-loaded triple. Los Angeles ab 3 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 1 1 0 0

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Twins 5, Padres 4 M I N N E A P O L I S — Drew Butera’s single scored Delmon Young in the bottom of the ninth as Minnesota rallied and extended its winning streak to seven games. San Diego

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Braves 4, Rangers 2 ATLANTA — Jason Heyward hit a two-run single in the third inning and Freddie Freeman added an RBI double in the seventh to help Jair Jurrjens earn his ninth victory. The Braves snapped a twogame losing streak, while Texas dropped its ninth in 13 games. Tigers 9, Rockies 1 DENVER — Justin Verlander Texas Atlanta threw a four-hitter for his secab r h bi ab r h bi Kinsler 2b 5 1 1 0 Schafer cf 3 2 0 0 ond straight complete game. Andrus ss 5 0 2 0 Uggla 2b 4 1 1 0

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Reds 2, Blue Jays 1 CINCINNATI — Miguel Cairo hit a two-run homer in the sixth off Carlos Villanueva, ending Cincinnati’s streak of 16 scoreless innings, and the Reds got their first win over an American League team Rays 2, Marlins 1 this season. ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. — Florida lost both its manager and Toronto Cincinnati ab r h bi ab r h bi another game. YEscor ss 4 0 1 0 Stubbs cf 4 0 0 0 CPttrsn cf 4 0 0 0 BPhllps 2b 4 0 0 0 James Shields threw a fourBautist rf 4 0 1 0 Votto 1b 4 1 3 0 hitter in his second consecuLind 1b 4 0 0 0 Bruce rf 4 0 2 0 A.Hill 2b 4 1 1 1 Cairo 3b 4 1 1 2 tive complete game, Casey JRiver lf 2 0 1 0 FLewis lf 3 0 2 0 Kotchman had a tiebreaking Arencii c 3 0 1 0 Corder p 0 0 0 0 JMcDnl 3b 2 0 0 0 Renteri ss 4 0 0 0 single in the eighth inning and Encrnc ph 1 0 0 0 Janish ss 0 0 0 0 McCoy 3b 0 0 0 0 Hanign c 3 0 1 0 Tampa Bay handed the reeling CVillnv p 2 0 0 0 Arroyo p 3 0 0 0 Marlins their 10th consecuRDavis ph 1 0 0 0 Heisey lf 0 0 0 0 Rzpczy p 0 0 0 0 tive loss. Dotel p 0 0 0 0

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Shields W,7-4 9 4 1 0 0 10 Choate pitched to 2 batters in the 8th. T—2:26. A—26,761 (34,078).

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Chicago ab r h bi RJhnsn cf 5 1 2 0 SCastro ss 5 1 1 0 JeBakr 1b-rf 5 0 0 1 ArRmr 3b 5 1 4 0 ASorin lf 4 1 1 3 Soto c 2 0 1 0 Montnz rf 3 0 0 0 C.Pena ph-1b1 0 0 0 LeMahi 2b 3 0 1 0 DeWitt ph-2b1 0 0 0 R.Wells p 1 0 0 0 Campn ph 1 0 0 0 Marshll p 0 0 0 0 Crpntr p 0 0 0 0 JRussll p 0 0 0 0 RLopez p 0 0 0 0 Fukdm ph 1 0 0 0 Totals 38 10 13 10 Totals 37 4 10 4 New York 100 201 033 — 10 Chicago 103 000 000 — 4 E—Marquez (1). DP—Chicago 1. LOB—New York 6, Chicago 10. 2B—Gardner (11), Teixeira (11), Al.Rodriguez (15), Re.Johnson (10), Soto (12), LeMahieu (1). 3B—Granderson (6). HR— Gardner (4), Swisher (7), A.Soriano (14). CS— Martin (1). S—R.Wells. SF—Martin. IP H R ER BB SO New York Sabathia W,9-4 7 8 4 4 1 3 Robertson H,13 1 0 0 0 2 1 Marquez 1 2 0 0 0 1 Chicago R.Wells 6 5 4 4 4 3 Marshall L,3-2 1 2 2 2 0 1 C.Carpenter 1-3 2 1 1 0 0 J.Russell 2-3 2 2 2 0 0 R.Lopez 1 2 1 1 0 1 Marshall pitched to 2 batters in the 8th. J.Russell pitched to 2 batters in the 9th. WP—R.Wells. T—3:19. A—41,828 (41,159). r 2 1 1 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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National League Dodgers 1, Astros 0 L O S A N G E L E S — Dioner Navarro homered off reliever Wilton Lopez in the eighth inning and Los Angeles beat Houston to avoid a threegame sweep. Houston

Los Angeles ab r h bi DGordn ss 4 0 0 0 Uribe 2b 3 0 0 0 Carroll 2b 0 0 0 0 Ethier rf 2 0 0 0 Kemp cf 2 0 0 0 Loney 1b 3 0 1 0 Blake 3b 3 0 0 0 MThms lf 2 0 0 0 GwynJ lf 1 0 0 0 Navarr c 3 1 2 1 Kuroda p 1 0 0 0 Guerrir p 0 0 0 0 Oeltjen ph 1 0 0 0 Guerra p 0 0 0 0 Totals 31 0 3 0 Totals 25 1 3 1 Houston 000 000 000 — 0 Los Angeles 000 000 01x — 1 E—D.Gordon (2). DP—Houston 1. LOB— Houston 6, Los Angeles 3. 2B—C.Johnson 2 (15). HR—Navarro (2). SB—Kemp (17). S—Kuroda. IP H R ER BB SO Houston Norris 6 1 0 0 1 5 Escalona 1-3 1 0 0 1 0 W.Lopez L,1-3 1 2-3 1 1 1 0 0 Los Angeles Kuroda 7 3 0 0 2 6 Guerrier W,3-3 1 0 0 0 0 0 Guerra S,2-2 1 0 0 0 0 0 WP—Kuroda 2. T—2:34. A—44,665 (56,000). Bourn cf Michals rf Bourgs rf-cf Kppngr 2b Ca.Lee lf Wallac 1b CJhnsn 3b Barmes ss Corprn c Norris p MDwns ph Escaln p WLopez p

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Sprint Cup Heluva Good! 400 Sunday At Michigan International Speedway Brooklyn, Mich. Lap length: 2 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (10) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 200 laps, 107.5 rating, 47 points, $202,200. 2. (3) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 200, 130.1, 43, $170,436. 3. (24) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 200, 124.3, 42, $157,516. 4. (9) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 200, 107.4, 41, $106,475. 5. (23) Carl Edwards, Ford, 200, 114.9, 40, $138,716. 6. (13) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 200, 100.2, 39, $130,450. 7. (6) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 200, 93.3, 37, $127,608. 8. (27) Clint Bowyer, Chevrolet, 200, 80.2, 36, $129,408. 9. (19) Mark Martin, Chevrolet, 200, 88.5, 35, $92,900. 10. (4) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 200, 96.5, 34, $111,364. 11. (1) Kurt Busch, Dodge, 200, 110, 34, $130,525. 12. (12) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 200, 68.1, 0, $81,450. 13. (26) A J Allmendinger, Ford, 200, 94.1, 31, $120,061. 14. (22) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 200, 87.9, 31, $126,086. 15. (7) Greg Biffle, Ford, 200, 121.5, 31, $102,325. 16. (17) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 200, 62.2, 0, $80,650. 17. (31) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 200, 72.7, 27, $117,186. 18. (30) Joey Logano, Toyota, 200, 65.9, 26, $87,850. 19. (14) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 200, 65.3, 25, $114,164. 20. (20) David Ragan, Ford, 200, 74.6, 24, $88,550. 21. (15) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 200, 77.3, 23, $86,625. 22. (16) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 200, 56.8, 23, $104,645. 23. (18) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 200, 71.5, 21, $108,891. 24. (33) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 200, 63.4, 20, $85,650. 25. (41) Brad Keselowski, Dodge, 200, 58.6, 19, $103,483. 26. (11) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 199, 71.7, 18, $84,975. 27. (21) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 199, 45.1, 17, $127,511. 28. (8) Kasey Kahne, Toyota, 199, 88, 16, $100,683. 29. (40) David Gilliland, Ford, 199, 46.9, 15, $91,908. 30. (25) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 199, 48.9, 14, $115,683. 31. (28) Travis Kvapil, Ford, 199, 41.3, 0, $87,658. 32. (35) Mike Bliss, Ford, 199, 42.2, 0, $84,947. 33. (5) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 199, 56.8, 11, $99,170. 34. (42) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 198, 36.3, 10, $73,675. 35. (2) David Reutimann, Toyota, 180, 70.4, 9, $101,483. 36. (36) Andy Lally, Ford, accident, 155, 36.6, 8, $82,025. 37. (37) Robby Gordon, Dodge, vibration, 80, 30.5, 7, $72,475. 38. (39) Casey Mears, Toyota, electrical, 51, 39.5, 7, $72,390. 39. (34) J.J. Yeley, Chevrolet, brakes, 47, 34, 5, $72,340. 40. (29) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, vibration, 44, 31.5, 0, $72,300. 41. (32) David Stremme, Chevrolet, clutch, 39, 33.9, 3, $72,260. 42. (43) Scott Riggs, Chevrolet, brakes, 30, 28.3, 0, $72,195. 43. (38) Michael McDowell, Toyota, electrical, 28, 29.4, 1, $71,792.

NCAA College World Series

At TD Ameritrade Park Omaha Omaha, Neb. Double Elimination x-if necessary Saturday, June 18 Vanderbilt 7, North Carolina 3 Florida 8, Texas 4 Sunday, June 19 Virginia 4, California 1 South Carolina 5, Texas A&M 4 Today Game 5 — North Carolina (50-15) vs. Texas (4918), 1 p.m. Game 6 — Vanderbilt (53-10) vs. Florida (5117), 6 p.m. Tuesday Game 7 — California (37-22) vs. Texas A&M (47-21), 1 p.m. Game 8 — Virginia (55-10) vs. South Carolina (51-14), 6 p.m. Wednesday Game 9 — Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 loser, 6 p.m. Thursday Game 10 — Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 loser, 6 p.m. Friday Game 11 — Game 6 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 1 p.m. Game 12 — Game 8 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 6 p.m. Saturday, June 25 x-Game 13 — Game 6 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 1 p.m. x-Game 14 — Game 8 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 6 p.m. Championship Series Best-of-3 Monday, June 27 — Game 1, 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 28 — Game 2, 7 p.m. x-Wednesday, June 29 — Game 3, 7 p.m.

Matt Kuchar, $129,517 Fredrik Jacobson, $129,517 Johan Edfors, $105,905 Steve Stricker, $105,905 Ryan Palmer, $97,242 a-Patrick Cantlay Robert Rock, $76,455 Gary Woodland, $76,455 Retief Goosen, $76,455 Dustin Johnson, $76,455 Bill Haas, $76,455 Brandt Jobe, $76,455 Henrik Stenson, $76,455 Ryo Ishikawa, $50,436 Gregory Havret, $50,436 Seung Yul Noh, $50,436 Rory Sabbatini, $50,436 John Senden, $50,436 Dohoon Kim, $50,436 Harrison Frazar, $50,436 Zach Johnson, $50,436 Kyung-Tae Kim, $50,436 Adam Hadwin, $41,154 Martin Kaymer, $41,154 Sunghoon Kang, $41,154 Sangmoon Bae, $37,351 Lucas Glover, $37,351 a-Russell Henley Charley Hoffman, $31,264 Luke Donald, $31,264 Michael Putnam, $31,264 Chez Reavie, $31,264 Robert Karlsson, $31,264 Padraig Harrington, $31,264 Scott Piercy, $24,708 Alexander Noren, $24,708 Marc Leishman, $24,708 J.J. Henry, $21,792 Anthony Kim, $21,792 Phil Mickelson, $21,792 Matteo Manassero, $21,792 Edoardo Molinari, $21,792 Alvaro Quiros, $21,792 Todd Hamilton, $19,763 Justin Hicks, $19,763 Marcel Siem, $19,763 Bubba Watson, $18,620 Brian Gay, $18,620 Jeff Overton, $18,620 Bud Cauley, $18,620 Kevin Streelman, $17,819 Alexandre Rocha, $17,178 Christo Greyling, $17,178 Kenichi Kuboya, $17,178 Wes Heffernan, $16,539 a-Brad Benjamin

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Wichita Open

Sunday At Crestview Country Club Wichita, Kan. Purse: $600,000 Yardage: 6,959; Par: 71 Final Mathew Goggin, $108,000 Kyle Thompson, $64,800 Troy Kelly, $34,800 Scott Brown, $34,800 Billy Hurley III, $24,000 Aaron Watkins, $21,600 Jin Park, $18,700 Josh Geary, $18,700 Martin Flores, $18,700 Rob Oppenheim, $16,200 Matt Weibring, $12,300 Travis Bertoni, $12,300 Tommy Biershenk, $12,300 Steven Alker, $12,300 Chris Nallen, $12,300 Roger Tambellini, $12,300 Andrew Svoboda, $9,000 Erik Compton, $9,000 Brian Smock, $9,000 Travis Hampshire, $5,772 Cameron Percy, $5,772 Todd Bailey, $5,772 Matt Every, $5,772 Matt Davidson, $5,772 Miguel Angel Carballo, $5,772 David Lingmerth, $5,772 James Hahn, $5,772 Mark Hensby, $5,772 Peter Lonard, $5,772 Justin Bolli, $3,840 Brice Garnett, $3,840 Scott Gardiner, $3,840 Tim Fleming, $3,840 Jake Younan-Wise, $3,840 Greg Owen, $3,180 Will MacKenzie, $3,180 Gary Christian, $3,180 Woody Austin, $3,180 Luke List, $3,180 Andrew Buckle, $3,180 Adam Blyth, $2,640 Darren Angel, $2,640 Paul Claxton, $2,640 Trevor Murphy, $2,280 Derek Tolan, $2,280 Steve Wheatcroft, $2,280 Tim Wilkinson, $2,280 Nick Rousey, $2,280 J.J. Killeen, $2,100 Brent Long, $2,100 Richard T. Lee, $2,100 Jason Schultz, $2,010 Joel Edwards, $2,010 Dawie van der Walt, $2,010 Won Joon Lee, $1,920 Bradley Iles, $1,920 Stephen Gangluff, $1,920 Brock Mackenzie, $1,830 Kevin Johnson, $1,830 Charles Warren, $1,830 Jeff Curl, $1,740 Josh Broadaway, $1,740 B.J. Staten, $1,740 Vance Veazey, $1,680

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Sunday’s Game New York 3, Portland 3 Wednesday’s Games Sporting Kansas City at Philadelphia, 6:30 p.m. Real Salt Lake at Chicago, 7:30 p.m. Thursday’s Game New York at Seattle FC, 9 p.m.



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W L Pct San Antonio 4 0 1.000 Minnesota 5 1 .833 Los Angeles 3 1 .750 Seattle 2 2 .500 Phoenix 1 3 .250 Tulsa 1 5 .167 Sunday’s Games Connecticut 83, Chicago 68 Minnesota 77, Atlanta 64 Phoenix 93, Indiana 89, OT Los Angeles 74, Seattle 50 Tuesday’s Games Chicago at Atlanta, 11 a.m. Indiana at Washington, 6 p.m. Phoenix at San Antonio, 7 p.m. Seattle at Tulsa, 7 p.m. New York at Los Angeles, 9 p.m.

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U.S. Open

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Sunday At Congressional Country Club (Blue Course) Bethesda, Md. Purse: $8 million Yardage: 7,574; Par: 71 Final (a-amateur) Rory McIlroy, $1,440,000 65-66-68-69—268 Jason Day, $865,000 71-72-65-68—276 Kevin Chappell, $364,241 76-67-69-66—278 Robert Garrigus, $364,241 70-70-68-70—278 Lee Westwood, $364,241 75-68-65-70—278 Y.E. Yang, $364,241 68-69-70-71—278 Peter Hanson, $228,416 72-71-69-67—279 Sergio Garcia, $228,416 69-71-69-70—279 Charl Schwartzel, $192,962 68-74-72-66—280 Louis Oosthuizen, $192,962 69-73-71-67—280 Brandt Snedeker, $163,083 70-70-72-69—281 Heath Slocum, $163,083 71-70-70-70—281 Davis Love III, $163,083 70-71-70-70—281 Graeme McDowell, $129,517 70-74-69-69—282 Webb Simpson, $129,517 75-71-66-70—282 Bo Van Pelt, $129,517 76-67-68-71—282

QUARTERFINALS Saturday, June 18 At East Rutherford, N.J. Honduras 1, Costa Rica 1, Honduras wins 4-2 on penalty kicks Mexico 2, Guatemala 1 Sunday, June 19 At Washington United States 2, Jamaica 0 Panama 1, El Salvador 1, Panama wins 5-3 on penalty kicks SEMIFINALS Wednesday At Houston United States vs. Panama, 6 p.m. Mexico vs. Honduras, 9 p.m. CHAMPIONSHIP Saturday At Pasadena, Calif. Semifinals winners, 8 p.m.

BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX—Selected the contract of LHP Andrew Miller from Pawtucket (IL). Placed RHP Clay Buchholz on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 17. CLEVELAND INDIANS—Named Bruce Fields hitting coach. TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Agreed to terms with SS Yunel Escobar on a two-year contract extension through the 2013 season. National League ATLANTA BRAVES—Activated OF Nate McLouth from the 15-day DL. Designated UT Joe Mather for assignment. FLORIDA MARLINS—Announced the resignation of manager Edwin Rodriguez. LOS ANGELES DODSGERS—Placed C Rod Barajas on the 15-day DL. Activated LHP HongChih Kuo from the 15-day DL. Recalled C A.J. Ellis from Albuquerque (PCL). Optioned RHP Ramon Troncoso to Albuquerque. SAN DIEGO PADRES—Activated 2B Orlando Hudson from the 15-day DL. Optioned INF Logan Forsythe to Tucson (PCL). WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Activated LHP Tom Gorzelanny from the 15-day DL. Placed OF Rick Ankiel on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 15. COLLEGE NEVADA—Signed football coach Chris Ault to a two-year contract extension through the 2013 season.

Monday, June 20, 2011



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Lost Black Cat Little Pete, our 3yr-old black Siamese cat escaped Sunday night (June 5th). He is very slim with all black shiny fur and black whiskers. He has claws and is neutered. Pete likes to sleep under the covers with people and we miss him very much. Please call 785-749-3067 if you have found a stray black cat!

Auction Calendar ESTATE AUCTION Sat., June 25, 9 AM 6601 Parkview Kansas City, KS Hiatt Auctions Col. Dan Hiatt 913-963-1729 Absolute Manufacturing AUCTION June 21, Tues 9:30AM 1225 Ozark Street N. Kansas City, MO Formerly d/b/a Welco Manufacturing LINDSAY AUCTION & REALTY SERVICE 913-441-1557 PUBLIC AUCTION Sat., June 25th, 10AM REAL ESTATE AT 1PM 1754 E 1318 Rd. Lawrence, KS 66044 KENNETH & COLEEN AMESS

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AccountingFinance Established Lawrence based company is seeking a career oriented individual with strong accounting, personal computer and office skills. Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel is a must as well as previous accounting and office experience. Knowledge of Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and General Ledger experience including financial statement input and preparation is necessary. Responsibilities also include many human resources, receptionist and customer relations functions which require significant office experience. Apply by sending your resume to: Send reply to Box # 1442, c/o Lawrence Journal-World, PO Box 888, Lawrence, KS 66044 or


Community Health Specialist

needed to address population-based health priorities through community engagement strategies. Bachelor’s degree in public or community health, health education or related field required. CHES preferred. Experience facilitating community coalitions and using social media strategies is beneficial. Spanish language skills desirable. Send resume to Charlie Bryan, Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 200 Maine Street, Suite B, Lawrence, Kanas 66044 or email Position open until filled. EOE.

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OTR Truck Driver

Established in 1882, The Lawrence Paper Company is a leading manufacturer of corrugated boxes and packaging materials. We are currently looking for an experienced over the road truck driver with a valid Class A CDL. We offer competitive pay, health and life insurance, 401(k), on site wellness clinic and fitness center. Apply at The Lawrence Paper Company 2901 Lakeview Rd Lawrence KS 66049 or mail resume and cover letter to The Lawrence Paper Company Personnel Department PO Box 887 Lawrence KS 66044 or submit online to EOE

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Alvamar Country Club is seeking an experienced part-time Cook for 20 hours per week. Free golf. Apply with Chef Matthew, 1809 Crossgate Drive.

Now Hiring Assistant Manager Competitive Salary Health/Dental/401(k) Bonus/Promotion Opportunities Please send your resume: 1-866-396-2156 (fax)

Opportunities for Smiling Faces & Great Attitudes! We are hiring for SERVERS/BARTENDERS Server positions available at our New Restaurant in Kansas City, KS! Mon - Thur.. / 11am-4pm Apply in Person! 10700 Parallel Parkway Kansas City, KS 66109 We offer day one benefits, flexible schedules, and a great experience! Professional appearance & promptness required! EOE

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Physical Therapist Full time outpatient ortho for Wichita KS, Kansas City & Topeka KS. Competitive salary, sign on bonus, health & CEU benefits. Join ARC, the 2010 KC Small Business of the Year: where our employees are as important as our outcomes! Contact: Tonya Knoettgen at 913-831-2721 or email Seward County, Kansas seeking County Administrator. Salary $80,000-$92,000. Applications accepted through 6/24/11 at noon. Add, job description, and detailed information at

Banking Tellers

(Experienced) Mainstreet Credit Union Lawrence locations Immediate opening for a PT teller/Customer Service Rep. Seeking qualified customer service skills, professional appearance & manner. Interested applicants fax resume to Mainstreet Credit Union, 913-599-4816 or contact HR Dept., 913-599-1010, ext. 236. Only qualified individuals need apply.

Machine Operators Schlumberger has openings for Cable Machine Operators. To be considered an Fleet Technician applicant you must comMV Transportation is plete our employment apseeking a highly moti- plication. vated individual to perform preventive mainte- Requirements: nance, diagnosis and re- • Strong work history pair of the KU on Wheels • High school diploma or student transportation equivalent fleet. 2 or more years of • Manufacturing/Industrial Automotive and/or Dieexperience a plus sel experience, ASE cer- • Good mechanical aptitude tifications in medium to • Computer skills heavy duty diesel vehi- • Excellent communication cles preferred. Class B skills CDL/air brake endorse- • Flexibility to work any ment required within 30 shift (1st, 2nd and 3rd) days of employment. • Ability to work overtime Starting wage $20.25/hr. including weekends as Benefits, 401K. needed Apply at: • All offers contingent upon 1260 Timberedge Road successful pre-employment Lawrence, KS drug screen, background EOE check, education verification • $13.95/hr • Benefits begin on hire date


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Schools-Instruction Little Learners Now hiring full time lead teacher. Must have min. 6 mo experience in a licensed center. Competitive salaries, health insurance, & 401K. 913- 254-1818.

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Equal Opportunity Employer DRY WALL FINISHERS: Looking for a highly motivated, self-starter Drywall Finisher to join our growing company. Work sites are in the Lawrence, Topeka, Manhattan, Fort Riley, Salina, MO and NE area. Reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and willing to travel is a must. Competitive Pay, benefits, and drug-free workplace. Apply online: with references. NO phone calls please.

The East Central Kansas Cooperative in Education is accepting applications for full time para educator Warehousepositions at all building levels for the Baldwin, Eu- Production dora, & Wellsville School Districts. Immediate opening warehouse shipping/receiving Applicants may apply position. Computer skills on-line at our website: a must, hard worker, rate. Call 785-749-0011 or call our office at 785-594-2737 to obtain an application: Applications will be accepted until June 30th. EOE

Social Services Residential Child Care Worker positions available at Emergency Shelter/Youth Residential Center II. Full-time positions on the Second Shift (2pm-10pm) & Third Shift (10pm-6am) Substitute positions for all shifts. Candidate will be responsible for care and supervision of 14 adolescents. Must have at least a high school diploma or GED, be at least 21 years of age, have a valid driver’s license, and able to pass background checks. Experience with adolescents preferred. Benefits available for full-time positions. If interested, apply with resume to: Denise Stevens, Residential Program Supervisor, P.O. Box 647, Lawrence, KS 66044. Inquiries to (785) 843-2085 Position will be open until filled. EOE

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2&3BRs Near hospital. Lg., have CA, off-st. parking, on bus route. 2BR-$550, 3BR$750. Aug. 1st 785-550-7325 2-3BRs - 951 Arkansas, for Fall. 2 bath, DW, W/D, CA, has W/D. $695 - $860/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

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Mediaphormedia is seeking a Technical Customer Support Specialist. Specialist will provide customer service and technical support to software clients on a variety of issues related to our “Ellington” content management platform, our “Marketplace” online business directory product and other new projects and diversification efforts as specified. Responsibilities include:

CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING MANAGER The World Company, a forward-thinking media company in Lawrence, Kansas, is seeking a Classified Advertising Manager to lead all aspects of a multimedia classified advertising department, including development and execution of automotive, real estate, employment and miscellaneous classified advertising initiatives. The qualified candidate will have the ability to increase revenue by identifying segment opportunities, executing sales strategies in the assigned segments, leading a traditional newspaper classified department to a successful online model and leading sales rep activities to meet print and online goals. Candidates must have strong analytical skills, the ability to forecast trends to increase top line revenue, and effective customer service, communication and time management skills. Employment history should show a successful record of launching new initiatives that require limited additional resources while adding new revenues. Classified experience helpful, but not required. The World Company’s online operations are considered to be among the most innovative news and media organizations in the country. Among them are LJWorld. com,,, Lawrence. com, and We are a family owned business that has been a news and media source for over 100 years. Company holdings include newspapers, magazines, commercial printing, consulting, and software development. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to 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

• Respond to software clients on a variety of technical issues via email and phone and status updates; • Maintain tracking systems to track projects for billing purposes and description of change requests; • Identify, research, and resolve technical problems; • Complete trouble tickets for programmers for further action as needed; • Document, monitor and follow-up on issues to ensure a timely resolution; • Develop weekly report for management on client status; • Create user documentation and training materials; and • Provide administrative support to management team. The successful candidate will have: • College degree preferred or related work experience; • Sound understanding of the principles of interactive design and development; • Understanding of different platforms, browsers and other relevant Internet technologies; • Proficiency with applications used on and for the web; • Experience with HTML; • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint); • Excellent written and oral communication skills; • Outstanding customer service experience; • Strong organization skills; • Ability to work cooperatively in group situations; • Willingness and ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends; • Previous technical support experience; • Ability to quickly learn new technologies and skills; and • Project management skills a plus. Mediaphormedia is the award-winning commercial software division of The World Company, a communications and media company based in Lawrence, Kansas. Mediaphormedia is widely considered to be one of the most innovative news and media organizations in the country employing some of the best and brightest online media developers. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to We offer an excellent benefits package including health, dental, 401k, paid time off, employee discounts and more! Background check, preemployment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. EOE

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6B MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2011 Apartments Apartments Unfurnished Unfurnished 2BR & 3BR, 1310 Kentucky. CA, DW, laundry. Close to KU. $595 - $800/mo. Avail. August. Call 785-842-7644


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Walk-in closets, W/D, DW, 2BR — 1017 Illinois. 2 story, fitness center, pool, more 1 bath, CA, DW. $570/mo. 700 Comet Ln. 785-832-8805 No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 1030 Ohio. upstairs or downstairs, CA. $550 per month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 1414 Tennessee, top floor, 1 bath, AC. $440/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

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1 & 2BRs start at $400/mo. * Near campus, bus stop * Laundries on site * Near stores, restaurants

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2BR — 215 Wisconsin. 2 story, 2 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage. $660 per mo. No pets. 785-841-5797

2BR duplex - start at $550 4BR duplex - start at $795 CALL TODAY (Mon. - Fri.)

2BR — 2406 Alabama, bldg. 10, 2 story, 1.5 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage, $730. No pets. 785-841-5797

Chase Court Apts.

2BR — 2917 University Dr. 1 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage. $610 per mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 2BR - 3062 W. 7th, 2 bath, 1 story, study or 3rd BR, CA, W/D hookups. $690/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR - 3503 W. 7th Court, 2 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage, 1 pet ok. $650/mo. 785-841-5797


1 & 2 Bedrooms

Campus Location, W/D, Pool, Gym, Small Pet OK 1/2 Off August Rent & Security Deposit Special! 785-843-8220

2BR - 940 Tennessee, 2nd floor, 1 bath, laundry, DW, CA. $610/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR in Old West Lawrence. Cute upstairs apt. w/CA & W/D, $700/mo. Avail. Aug. 1st. Call Rick 785-843-4023 2BR, 1 bath, 1300 Mass St. Cats ok, off-street parking, $525 per month. Call AC Management 785-842-4461 2BR, 1425 Kentucky - near KU, 1 bath, stackable W/D, off-st. parking, $750/mo. 1st mo. FREE 785-766-2722 2BR, 618 W. 25th St., Lawrence. CA, 1 bath, spacious, off-st. parking, $415/mo. Avail. August. 785-766-2722

2BR - 1344 New Jersey, 1 bath, 1 story, CA, DW, 1 pet ok. $510/mo. 785-841-5797

3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st floor, 1 bath. Avail. Aug. No pets. $680/mo. 785-841-5797 3BR - 2121 Inverness, 2 story, 2.5 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet ok. $940/mo. 785-841-5797 3BR — 2525 Yale, 2 story, 2 bath, CA, W/D hookup, DW, FP, 2 car garage, no pets. $800/mo. Call 785-841-5797

3BR, 2 Bath. 1 Block to KU! Newly Remodeled. CH/CA, all appliances, W/D Hookups, 1050sq ft, huge master walk in closet, balcony, private pkg. $850/mo. & $300 Cash to you at lease signing! Available Aug. 1st. Please call 785-218-3788.

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Applecroft Apts. 19th & Iowa, Lawrence

1/2 Off August Rent

1 and 2 Bedrooms Gas, Water & Trash Paid


Overland Pointe

5245 Overland Dr.785-832-8200 2BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage.


Office Space Luxury Office Suites Avail. SW Lawrence, 2 offices left 785-633-5465 www.lawrencespacefor

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at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy.


Townhomes 1, 2, & 3BR townhomes avail. in Cooperative. Units starting at $412 - $485/mo. Water, trash, sewer paid. FIRST MONTH FREE! Back patio, CA, hard wood floors, full bsmt., stove, refrig., W/D hookup, garbage disposal, Reserved parking. On site management & maintenance. 24 hr. emergency maintenance. Membership & Equity Fee Required. 785-842-2545 (Equal Housing Opportunity) 1, 2, 3BRs NW-SW-SE $375 to $900/mo. No pets. Available now. Please call for more info 785-423-5828

Offices: $525/mo. &up, sizes from 2 rms. & up. Locations on 6th St., Iowa St., & 9th St.

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Leasing for Summer & Fall

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Newer 1 & 2 BRs West Side location Starting at $475 (785) 841-4935

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

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes LAUREL GLEN APTS

2859 Four Wheel Drive

2 & 3BR units

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2BR, 2 bath, all elect., W/D, lots of cabinet space, & cathedral ceiling with skylight . Water & trash paid.

w/electric only, no gas some with W/D included


Now leasing for FALL 2011

New Studio, 1, & 2 BRs Under construction at 901 New Hampshire 785-830-8800


* Luxurious Apt. Villas * 1BR, 1 bath, 870 sq. ft. * Fully Equipped * Granite countertops * 1 car covered parking

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Parkway Terrace


Red Oak Apts. 2408 Alabama

1 & 2 BRs, water paid, on the bus route $390 - $510/mo. All units - deposits -$300

Call Today 785-841-1155 Studio, 1319 Tennessee, Avail. now. All electric, Offstreet parking. No dogs. $365/mo. 785-842-9072 Studios & 1BRs - Half Block to KU. Some utilities paid. Laundry, off-street parking. Call 785-842-7644

VILLA 26 APTS. Fall Leasing for

1 & 2 Bedrooms plus 2 & 3BR townhomes

& 3BR Avail. Now.

Move-in Specials!

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

Move In Special: $750/mo. Pets ok.


3+BR, 3 bath, on cul-desac. 1,800+ sq. ft., W/D hookup, 2 car garage. No pets! $1,200/mo. + deposit. 2610 Skyview Court, Lawrence. 816-278-8477

3BR home 915 W. 22nd Terr. JUNE FREE Near KU & shopping. CA, 1 car, W/D hookup. $800/mo. ON 12 MONTH LEASE 3BR, 2 bath, Newer duplex, Avail. Aug. 1. 210-478-6029 Quiet Street, Walk to School, Full Kitchen, Gar- 3BR Ranch House on Acreage East of Tonganoxie. age, Deck, W/D Hookups. $950/mo. 913-461-6558 see Utility Package available. more info in online ad. 417 Washington, Baldwin 785-843-4300 3BR, 1 bath, 1 car garage, CA, W/D hookups. Security Deposit & Refs. required. Parkway Townhomes $795/mo. Call 785-749-3840 3520 W. 22nd, Lawrence West side location, next to 3BR, 2 1/2 bath, 1,500 sq.ft., Hyvee and Alvamar. 2 car, all appls. included. Large 2BR, 2 bath, W/D, FP, deck, walk-out bsmt. Pool, & fitness center. $1,500/mo. Call 913-484-1079 Newer construction. $300 OFF 1st Month’s Rent 785 - 843-4300

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for lease: 800 Comet Lane approximately 8,000 sq.ft. Canon 80-200mm camera building perfect for serv- lens in good condition, $50. ice or contracting busi- Comes with free Canon Rebel G camera ness. Has large overhead EOS doors and plenty of work 35-80mm lens, light meter and carrying case. and storage room. 785-594-3781 after 5. Bob Sarna 785-841-7333

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10 Acres, 3BR, bsmt, hard surface road, pond & creek. Just S. of Lawrence. $169,900. MLS 124851 Call Craig Brown 785-842-8111 owner/agent

Mobile Homes OWNER WILL FINANCE 2BR, 1 bath, wood floors, new carpet, CH/CA, Lawrence. Super clean - Move in ready. Call 913-707-9278

Music-Stereo Add some music to your life. Mid-America Piano offers more than 140 pianos starting at $688. Grands, Verticals, Digitals too! Visit or call 1-800-950-3774.

Bonner Springs Why so many windows?

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Entertainment Center Custom Built. Custom made and carved. Solid Pine, mortise & tendon joined, 1 solid piece, 85 tallX 48 wide X 24 deep. Hand cut and inlaid wood pocket doors, hinged bottom doors with four solid adjustable shelves. Wont find another like it, its one of a kind. This is not veneered. Moving overseas so I have it priced to move. Call Tricia at (917) 341-8045


2004 Buick Lacrosse CXL, Blue, Loaded with Power and Has A Very Smooth Ride, Super Low Miles, 18k for $19,985

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


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3BR, 2 bath, All appls., W/D, 2BRs from $550 - $800/mo. 2 car. 2805 Meadow Dr. Sm. Country Stampede Tickets 4BR farmhouse $1,200/mo.. pet ok. $1,050/mo. + Refs. Acreage-Lots Four-Day pass. Gets you 785-832-8728 / 785-331-5360 Entertainment Center. 4 1/2 on the campground & into Avail. July. 785-766-6956 Land Liquidation 20 Ac- ft long by 4 ft tall. $45. Call all the concerts. $125. 1306 New Jersey, 3BR, 2 res $0 Down, Cheryl 913-724-1134. Call: 785-249-4210. 3BR townhome for $855/mo. bath, 2 LR, CA, W/D, $855/ $99/mo. ONLY $12,900 Avail. Aug. FP, walk in closFile Cabinet: Metel file cabmo. Aug. 1. 785-979-9172 Near Growing El Paso, ets, private patios. 1 pet ok. Light gray. One TV-Video Texas. (2nd safest U.S. inet. 785-842-3280 (Lawrence, KS) 3BR — 2109 Mitchell, 1 story, City)Owner Financing, Drawer. 14 x 25. $10. Call TV 36” Sharp CRT TV with 3BR, 2.5 bath, W/D, office, 2 1 bath, garage, AC, DW, NO CREDIT CHECKS! 816-377-8928. remote & stand, cable car. Pets ok. $1,000/mo. W/D hookups. No pets. Money Back Guarantee Full Bed with almost new ready, very clear picture, 319-541-2288. 2771 Grand $775/mo. Call 785-841-5797 FREE Color Brochure mattress size & inner- $75. 785-843-0665 Cir. 3BR — 1130 Highland, 1 800-755-8953 springs. $300. (3) matching bath, 1 story, CA, W/D gold w/glass end tables, & AVAIL. Now & August hookup, DW, garage. $900. longer table, & glass & Farms-Acreage 3BR, 2 bath, major appls., No pets. Call 785-841-5797 gold table for living room FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505 w/glass insets. (4) pieces, Douglas Co. / Lecompton Cadillac 2008 DTS Luxury $150. Dog house for large 3-4BR, 2 bath. New carpet, 6 acres to 50 acres - Trees, dog, $30. Call 785-594-2886 III one owner, heated & countertops, W/D, on bus ponds, hilltop view. 20 ac- See at 2001 College St. in cooled seats, leather, route, 2903 University. $900. 3BR cute country home, Eu- res w/sm. home. Owner West Baldwin. sunroof, heated steering Avail. 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No pets. 785-766-9823 Hurricanes, Wildfire, Ear2 bath Near KU & Downthquake, Landslide & Heaven On Earth 4BR, 2 bath townhome town, W/D, DW, HardCrime. N. Idaho peaceful Cheesecakes wood Floors, pets ok with DW, W/D hookups. Country Cabin on 30 ac. Call 785-843-0011 $875/month. 785-749-6084 Get more magic frm. life. Made to order cheesecakes with fresh fruit 5BR on 18 beautiful acres at topping. 9”. $21.76, inApartments, Houses & Perry Lake w/unique barn. Boats-Water Craft cludes tax, cash only. Duplexes. 785-842-7644 Short drive to Lawrence Sell/Rent Your Timeshare Please order 3 days in For Cash! Our $1,500/mo. 785-220-2253 2002 21ft Bayliner 2150, advance if possible. teed Services will Sell/ 5.0L V8, new custom cover, 785- 764-3822. Rent Your Unused Time1213 KENTUCKY - 6BR 3 blade stainless steel share for CASH! Over $95 Newly Remodeled, Near prop., one owner, all mainMillion Dollars offered in KU/Downtown. Walk-in tenance records avail., 2010! 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Brighton Circle roof, leather, heated & scratches. $300/best of$355/mo. Utils pd. Share 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garcooled seats, Navigation, Husqvarna 61/2 HP Selffer. 785-690-7225 kitchen/bath. 785-727-9764 age, 1,650 sq. ft., $995/mo. On Star, Cd changer, propelled lawn mower Bose Sound, and more. Good condition. $70. Call Bainbridge Circle Only $18,995. 785-843-2092. 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car Roommates Arts-Crafts STK#126942 garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Pencil Plant: unusual, $775 - $875/mo. 2BRs avail. now for females Pillows: Five high-quality healthy plant in decorative in 4BR townhome. No pets/ down pillow inserts, 20” x ceramic planter. $3.00. Call Pets okay smoking. $350/BR per mo. 20”, brand new, clean, 785-749-4490 after 3:00 pm. with paid pet deposit Share utils. 785-727-0025 never used. Use for ing decorative throw pil- Top Soil, rich off the farm. 785-841-4785 lows. All five for $25.00. Delivered. 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2BR in 4-plex on a quiet street. AC, new carpet, off-street parking. $525/mo. Avail. now. 785-218-1413 2BR, 2719 Ousdahl, 1 bath, W/D hookup, microwave, garage w/opener, $635/mo. avail. now. 816-721-4083

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Antiques Collectibles & More Past & Present Treasures 729 Main in Eudora variety of items. Cable Piano: bench seat. Has also expanded & Great starter/student new vendors. piano. Wonderful sound. 1311 Wakarusa - office seeking space available. 200 sq. ft. Wed-Fri 10-6 Sat 10-5 Sun Some cosmetic wear, but - 6,000 sq. ft. For details 11-3 in good condition, fully opcall 785-842-7644 erational. No major damage. $300.00 Sue: 550-3043

3BR, 2 Bath, 1,568 sq. ft. ranch, 2 car garage. For Sale By Owner. $184,900. 785-842-1069 By Sunflower Elem. & SW 2BR, 1 bath - Secluded, large Jr. High. Open House 1 - 4 country home, natural gas. pm, Sat. & Sun. 2700 InverNo smoking. 1 sm. dog ok. ness Ct. 785-832-9575 Avail. soon. 785-838-9009

2BR, 1 bath, house with CA, 2BR, 2 bath, fireplace, gar- DW, W/D hookup. $725/ age. 1 Pet okay. 2327 Low- mo. Refs. & security deposit ell, $760/mo. avail. Aug. 3. required. 785-749-3840 785-542-1300, 785-842-3280 3BR, 1 bath, 2641 Maverick 2BR, Alvamar area. 2 bath, Lane. Very nice. Has 1 car Available Now. fireplace, appliances, W/D, garage. patio, 2 car garage. $900/ $825/mo. Call 785-842-7644 mo. +deposit. 636-443-9522


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3BR, unique, 2 bath, wood & 2340 Murphy Drive ceramic tile, DW, W/D, all Studio and 1 & 2 BRs electric. 927 Emery, very Nice kitchens, large bedclose to KU. $800/mo. + de- rooms and closets, conposit. Pets ok. Avail. Aug. 1. vinent to all services. Call 816-550-4546. 3BR — 2406 Alabama, 2 story, 1.5 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage, $900. No pets. 785-841-5797

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2BR, 1 bath, 2100 Haskell. Some with study. $550 - Houses $650/mo. Available June & August. Call 785-842-7644 6 Mo. Lease - 4BR, 3 bath, 2 car, on bus route. $1,000/ mo. For Aug. 785-841-3849

Studio Apartments 600 sq. ft., $725/mo. 950 sq. ft., $980/mo. No pets allowed Call Today 785-841-6565

2BR — 946 Indiana, 1 bath, 1st floor, CA, laundry, off street parking. $440/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR Unit in 4-plex. 1 bath, new carpet & appls. $500. + Deposit & Refs. No pets. 785-876-3130, 785-640-7665

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Income restrictions apply 2BR, in quiet neighborhood Students welcome available Aug. 1,000 sq. ft. Sm. Dog Welcome EOH water pd., locked storage, off-st. parking & pool. $585 Louisiana Place /mo. 532-38 Lawrence Ave. 1136 Louisiana 785-766-2722, 785-843-9373 Large 1 Bedroom, $465. 2BR — 1214 Tennessee. In 42 blocks north of Kansas plex. 1 bath, DW, CA. $450 / Union, off street parking. mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 $300 Deposit 785-841-1155 2BR - 415 W. 17th, laundry on site, wood floors, off-st. parking, CA. No pets. $550/ mo. Water pd. 785-841-5797


4BR, 4 bath, avail. approx. Aug. 1. Great floor plan. Great. Lawrence location. $1,450/mo. 785-842-7606

Very nice 2BR, 2 bath, FP, 2BR with loft, 2 bath, 1 car W/D hookup, newer flooring, 2 car garage. 4979 garage, fenced yard, FP, 3719 Westland Pl. $790/mo. Stoneback Dr. Avail. July 6. $850/mo. Call 785-766-1017 Avail. Aug. 1. 785-842-8428

2BR — 719-725 W. 25th, In 4plex, CA, W/D hookup, offst. parking. $410-$420/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 909 Missouri, in 4plex, CA, DW, $460/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797


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2008 Honda Accord LX Sedan With only 41,000 miles this beauty won’t last. Priced at $17,399.00. Honda Certified Pre owned warranty and great financing available! Several Accords in stock! Call John B. for details. 877-328-8281. Stock# P8029 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

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2010 Hyundai Accent GLS Priced to sell at $11,499.0 33,000 miles. GREAT transportation——-GREAT price! Call John B. 877-328-8281. Stock#P8014 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

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View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Mazda, 2006 6S. The popular Mazda 6 in gleaming white, automatic, leather, heated seats, moonroof, and much more. 119K miles, $9380 (KBB value $11,300). Last Mazda 6 sold quick and the calls kept coming. Look at this one soon. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

2004 Acura MDX One of a kind with many extras. You must see and drive this SUV! Call John B. for details. $15,990.00. 877-328-8281. Stock # L110590A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

ANY TIME OF DAY OR NIGHT 2008 VW Passat Wagon leather, roof, blue 53k miles for $16,995

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Chevrolet 2009 Traverse LT AWD, GM Certified, On Star, alloy wheels, 8 Passenger Seating, 22 MPG and lots of room! STK#359631 ONLY $23,945. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Toyota 1997 Avalon. 269K. Asking $2,000. Running great, make offer. 785-230-1302, 785-842-1095.

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Nissan, 1999 Maxima SE ONE owner, in brilliant silver. Automatic, leather and a moonroof. Famous and reliable Nissan V6. 2009 Hyundai Accent Nice car on sale for $5995. A/C, Automatic 38k Hard to find a car this nice for under 6K. See website $12,995 for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC 2441 W. 6th St. The Dealer You Can Trust 785-856-6100 24/7 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 Nissan 1996 Quest. 159K. SALES (877) 721-490 Asking $2,100. Running Volvo S-60 2.5t SERVICE (877) 626-9358 great, make offer. 2009 Beauty, luxury & 785-230-1302, 785-842-1095. mance all in one. 19,000 Nissan 2011 Sentra. 4 dr sil- miles. All-wheel drive ver paint with pwr win- and 26 mpg hi-way makes dows, radio/cd player, au- this a safe and easy drive tomatic, cruise control, any day of the year. A only 7300 miles. Only one must see, and priced to owner. Great first time car sell at $22,987.00. Call for student or save gas to John B. 877-328-8281 and from work. Selling Stock#110664A price $17,000. Call 1000 N. Rogers Road, 785-550-4595. Olathe, KS 66062

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2008 HONDA PILOT SE 4X4 Only 15,584 Miles on it. HONDA CERTIFIED Roof, DVD, $24,999. Very Rare!! STOCK #110241B Joe McNair 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

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2005 Porsche Cayenne S This is an affordable luxury sport utility vehicle! 45,000 miles. 1 owner. Lots of extras! This won’t last at $24,779.00 Call John B. for details. 877-328-8281 Stock# 110840A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062



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CAPITOL FEDERAL SAVINGS BANK Plaintiff, vs. CHESTER J. WILLIAMS, Deceased; ELLEN E. WILLIAMS and RON J. WILLIAMS THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE, IF ANY OF RON J. WILLIAMS 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. Defendants. Case No. 10 CV 874 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 Title to Real Estate Involved NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE

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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, on the 5th day of May, 2011, in the case above numbered, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand in the Jury Assembly Room of the District Court located in the Lower Level of the Judicial & Law Enforcement Center, 111 E. 11th Street, in the City of Lawrence, in said County and State, on the 7th day of July, 2011, at 10:00 o’clock a.m. on said day, the following described interest in real estate situated in Shawnee County, Kansas, to-wit: Lots 4 and 5, in Block 203, in the City of Eudora, in Douglas County, Kansas (commonly known as 1014 Church Street, Eudora, Douglas County, Kansas 66025). Together with all fixtures, appurtenances, etc., thereunto pertaining; said interest in real property is levied upon as the property of Defendants, Chester J. Williams and Ellen E. Williams, and all other alleged owners and will be sold without appraisal to satisfy said Order of Sale. On this 13th day of June, 2011.

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PREPARED BY: James B. Biggs #14079 FRIEDEN, UNREIN, FORBES & BIGGS, LLP 1000 N. Rogers Road, 555 S. Kansas Avenue, Olathe, KS 66062 Suite 303 913-782-3636 P.O. Box 639 Topeka, KS 66601 (785) 354-1100 Donate your vehicle, re- Attorneys for Plaintiff _______ ceive $1000 grocery coupons. United Breast Can- (First published in the Lawcer Foundation. Free rence Daily Journal-World mammograms, breast June 6, 2011) cancer info Free tow- IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF ing, tax deductible, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS non-runners accepted. CIVIL DEPARTMENT 1-877-632-GIFT. Chase Home Finance LLC Plaintiff, vs. Mark T. McAfee, et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV102 Court Number: 1

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(First published in the Law- Under and by virtue of an rence Daily Journal-World Order of Sale issued to me June 6, 2011) by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Kansas, the undersigned DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Sheriff of Douglas County, CIVIL DEPARTMENT Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to U.S. Bank National Associa- the highest bidder for cash tion, as Trustee for the Spe- in hand, at the Lower Level cialty Underwriting and of the Judicial and Law EnResidential Finance Trust forcement Center of the Mortgage Loan Courthouse at Lawrence, Asset-Backed Certificates Douglas County, Kansas, on Series 2006-BC3 June 30, 2011, at 10:00 AM, Plaintiff, the following real estate: vs. Allyn T. Denny and Lot 15 and South 10 feet of Tamera Denny, et al. Lot 13, in Block 4, in BelDefendants. mont Addition, an addition to the City of Lawrence, in Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 1411 Summit Street, Lawrence, KS 66044 (the “Property”)

Case No. 09CV363 Court Number: 4 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE

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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 Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Ford 2002 Windstar SEL Douglas County, Kansas, on loaded, in beautiful June 30, 2011, at 10:00 AM, Burgandy and Gray two the following real estate: tone with tan leather. Power side doors and Lot 42, CIMARRON HILLS many more options. Nice NO. 5, a subdivision in Lawclean family van! rence, Douglas County, Rueschhoff Automobiles Kansas, according to the recorded plat thereof, com2441 W. 6th St. monly known as 2517 Ken785-856-6100 24/7 sington Road, Lawrence, KS 66046 (the “Property”) Ford 2005 Expedition Eddie Baurer 4WD, sunroof, leather, alloy wheels, cd changer, running boards, local trade, very nice. Stk#55728A3 only $13,814. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Jeremiah Jones (KS # 21163) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (117332) _______

(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World to satisfy the judgment in June 6, 2011) the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made Millsap & Singer, LLC without appraisement and 11460 Tomahawk Creek subject to the redemption Parkway, Suite 300 period as provided by law, Leawood, KS 66211 and further subject to the (913) 339-9132 approval of the Court. For (913) 339-9045 (fax)

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this. — Married to Edward get a referral to a sleep clinic for testing and appropriate Scissorfeet treatment. Otherwise, we Dear Married: (We love strongly recommend sepayour signature.) Ralph could rate bedrooms. And sturdier be suffering from parasom- sheets. nia, a category of sleep disorders, and specifically, one that allows the sleeper to act out his dreams. It most commonly occurs in men over 50. You are lucky Ralph only tore the sheets. Some sufferers unintentionally cause harm to themselves or their part— Please e-mail your questions this relationship. ners. Please urge Ralph to to, or discuss this possibility with write to Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box Dear Annie: I am married his doctor and, if necessary, 118190 Chicago, IL 60611. to a nocturnal ninja. “Ralph” is quite active while sleeping. He flails about and kicks and punches. I’m a fairly sound sleeper, and we have a large bed, so until recently, this was only a minor annoyance. However, while changing the bedding today, I discovered that Ralph has been ripping our expensive sheets to shreds with his toenails. Apparently the fabric had been worn thin from his nighttime dream marathons and kickboxing tournaments. When I showed Ralph the sheets, he blamed the cat, but I assure you, no housecat could have caused this kind of damage. Ralph’s toenails are properly clipped, so I’m at a loss as to how to handle

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Olbermann now on Current TV Formerly of MSNBC, “Countdown With Keith Olbermann” (7 p.m.) moves to Current TV, Monday through Friday. What is Current TV? Or, rather, where is Current TV? According to the network, Current TV is now available in 60 million homes, on many cable providers and both Dish and Direct TV. Keith Olbermann’s reasons for leaving MSNBC remain a tad murky, and the changes he makes to “Countdown,” if any, remain to be seen. Current is clearly hoping he will help put the network on the TV map, in much the same way “Countdown” raised awareness of MSNBC. It’s easy to forget that way back in the late 1990s, when MSNBC first began, its average audience was in the tens of thousands. Current’s best-known show, “Vanguard” (8 p.m. today), showcases young correspondents and video documentarians offering an extended examination of a single subject. The stories are a rather welcome break from the short, sound bite-driven coverage of network news and a nice departure from cable news networks and their slavish devotion to politics as a spectator sport and, therefore, a place where campaigning never ends and governing doesn’t much matter. Tonight’s “Vanguard” focuses on the scourge of heroin addiction in Massachusetts, an epidemic fueled by the easy access to prescription painkillers, most notably OxyContin. Apparently many young people get hooked on OxyContin and then discover that heroin provides a comparable high at a much lower price. Correspondent Mariana van Zeller spends time with addicts and former addicts, among them a former star football player who got hooked on painkillers after a gridiron injury. She also examines the emergence of Florida as a source of cheap and readily available OxyContin and finds that prescription drugs from the Sunshine State have become a common Massachusetts street drug, like cocaine and crack. ● The documentary “Sex Crimes Unit” (8 p.m., HBO) offers a real-life look at the kind of crimes solved on “Law & Order: SVU” and examines the relatively recent emergence of this field of law. As late as the 1970s, laws dating back centuries made it impossible to bring rape charges or sexual assault cases to court. And women victims and accusers were often subject to a brutal and humiliating courtroom exposure of their private lives and sexual history. As this film makes rather clear, the system was weighted in favor of protecting a man’s honor and operated under the assumption that most assault victims had only their behavior, or their character, to blame. “Unit” also stresses that no matter how much societal attitudes have changed, many cases now are solved only because of the emergence of DNA evidence and the widespread use of surveillance cameras in stores, in nightclubs and on the streets. ● One’s about addiction and the other is sadly habit-forming. “Intervention” (8 p.m., A&E) returns for an 11th season. “Hoarders” (9 p.m., A&E) enters its fourth season of cringe-inducing viewing.

Tonight’s other highlights ● Folks turn their pool into a shrine to Mickey Mouse on “My Yard Goes Disney” (7 p.m., HGTV). ● Questions arise on “Switched at Birth” (8 p.m., ABC Family). ● “Unsung” (9 p.m., TV One), the series dedicated to underappreciated music acts, profiles Alexander O’Neal and Cherrelle.

JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS For Monday, June 20: This year, you swing from detached to handson. You seem to understand the variables and what promotes one type of behavior rather than another. If you are single, building a good relationship could take time. If you are attached, your sweetie might be taken aback by your changeability, but it certainly keeps life lively. Pisces pushes you into the limelight. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You'll Have: 5Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19) ★★★★ Use the daytime hours to the max, when you seem to be in sync with your energy. Others might be contentious; you might be contentious as well. Tonight: Vanish. Taurus (April 20-May 20) ★★★★ You could find that discordant energy is the name of the game. How you handle a key issue might change radically because of others' feedback. Tonight: Only where you want to be. Gemini (May 21-June 20) ★★★★★ Keep reaching out for those at a distance. You might not be able to

find the right solution until you detach and get a better perspective. Tonight: Having fun. Cancer (June 21-July 22) ★★★★ A partner might not be whispering in your ear, but quite clearly this person has a strong opinion, which he or she might expect you to follow. Tonight: Relax your mind with a favorite activity. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) ★★★★ Others come to you early in the day. You easily could feel angry before you have a chance to look at what is happening. Tonight: Think outside the box. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) ★★★★ Anything is possible, as long as you can remain relaxed and less dominant. Listen to news with a touch of skepticism. Tonight: Chat over dinner. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) ★★★★ Get into a project early on if you want to complete it early. You could be overwhelmed otherwise. Know where you are coming from with a child or key loved one. Tonight: Downtime. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ★★★ Your domestic situation needs attention, even if you just need time to reflect. The answers might not be easily forthcoming. Tonight: Head

TV personality Bob Vila is 65. Producer Tina Sinatra is 63. Rhythm-and-blues singer Lionel Richie is 62. Actor John Goodman is 59. Actress Nicole Kidman is 44. Movie director Robert

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43 Protest gone awry 44 Most azure 45 You can spend it in Romania 46 Study strenuously 47 “Jerry Maguire” catchphrase 54 Regional plants 55 Trotsky of Russia 56 Egypt’s waterway 57 Ship like the Exxon Valdez 58 The ___ of Avon (Shakespeare) 59 “___ have to do for now” 60 Tinker with the text 61 Circle statistic 62 Without delay, in memos DOWN 1 Hawk’s weapon 2 Place to play old records 3 He was terrible 4 Lockheed Martin’s field 5 Radio interference 6 Acme’s opposite 7 Sermon punctuator 8 Polite fellow 9 Prepares for a proposal

ACROSS 1 Pet with green “hair” 5 Unexpected problem 9 Word with “steak” or “paring” 14 Type of TV show 15 Break, as a wild horse 16 Nasal passages 17 Way off in the distance 18 Yemen’s Gulf of ___ 19 Actress Linda of “Dynasty” 20 Get the last laugh 23 Mix with a spoon home after some fun. 24 Feeling feverish Sagittarius (Nov. 2225 Henry Dec. 21) Miller’s “___ ★★★★★ Don't hold of Cancer” back, but on the other 28 Inquires hand, be diplomatic. You 30 Toothed tool want your message heard, 33 Pertaining to hearing right? Then communicate 34 Up to the it in the most effective challenge manner, even if someone 35 Leaning else is throwing a tantrum. Tower city 36 9-to-5 Tonight: Try low-key. locale, perCapricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. haps 19) 39 The Who ★★★ Do some reading guitarist if you are debating a new Townshend 40 Teen formal purchase or another way to deal with your finances. 41 “Magnificent” movie You are best off not maknumber ing any decisions just yet. 42 “You ___ So Tonight: Think positively. Beautiful”

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) ★★★★ Use the daylight hours for key projects and people. Someone might be trying to anger you. To this person, a strong reaction means you care. Tonight: Buy a plant or another item you desire on the way home. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) ★★★ Play the waiting game during the day. You could get yourself into a situation that you would prefer not to be in otherwise. Tonight: Be yourself.

10 Orange variety 11 Country by the Caspian 12 Ward (off) 13 It makes a tale stale? 21 Serving some purpose 22 Walks in the wilderness 25 Thin, fibrous bark 26 Measuring stick 27 Take the podium 28 Monastery head 29 Urban-renewal target 30 Utensil with a mesh bottom 31 Sure-footed beasts 32 “That ___ so bad” 34 Big hairdo

35 Pulmonary problem 37 Narcotic from poppies 38 Whirling dervish’s faith 43 Bounty hunter’s incentive 44 Starr reporter? 45 Sophia of film 46 Household task 47 Slight of build 48 Swiss cheese feature 49 Napoleon’s place of exile 50 Eye drop? 51 Young lice 52 Fitzgerald of jazz 53 Puppy’s protest 54 Antagonist



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Unscramble these four Jumbles, one letter to each square, to form four ordinary words.

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Now arrange the circled letters to form the surprise answer, as suggested by the above cartoon.


BIRTHDAYS Actress Olympia Dukakis is 80. Actor Martin Landau is 80. Actor Danny Aiello is 78. Actor John Mahoney is 71. Movie director Stephen Frears is 70. Singer-songwriter Brian Wilson is 69.

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D e a r A n n i e : I dated “Tony” for a year before we married two years ago. I thought I knew him, but shortly after the wedding, I discovered that everything about him was a lie. This included falsehoods about his financial situation, his family, his ex-wife, his children and his jobs. He lied about little things, big things, everything. I have lost all trust in him. When I ask Tony why he deceived me, he goes into defense mode and says he did it to protect himself. He claims I only care about the money. I feel trapped with a man I don’t know. Tony’s family realizes that we are having problems, but they are unaware of the lies. It would break their hearts. (He had me feeling sorry for him when he told me they were abusive — more lies.) Should I stay or walk away? I care about Tony, but I am not in love with him any longer. — Married to a Fabricator


9 Prepares for a proposal

42 “You ___ So Beautiful”

Rodriguez is 43. Actor Josh Lucas is 40. Rock singer Chino Moreno (Deftones) is 38. Country-folk singersongwriter Amos Lee is 34. Actor Chris Mintz-Plasse is 22.


(Answers tomorrow) Jumbles: MIGHT PLUSH POISON MOTHER Answer: The bartender in the bird bar was a — STOOL PIGEON




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Walk-off beats K.C. S T . L O U I S ( AP ) — The St. Louis Cardinals found a way to rally past the Kansas City Royals despite losing Albert Pujols to an injury. Pujols sprained his left wrist and hurt his shoulder trying to make a tag at first base, but the Cardinals recovered to beat the Royals 5-4 on Skip Schumaker’s ninthinning homer on Sunday. The Cardinals moved into a tie for first place in the NL Central with Milwaukee, which lost at Boston. Pujols was injured in the sixth and the three-time NL MVP left the game. He will be evaluated on Monday, a day off for St. Louis. Manager Tony La Russa said he experienced a range of emotions when he saw his first baseman go down. “It scared the hell out of all of us,” La Russa said. “It smoked him pretty good. The doctor said he has good strength so that makes us kind of optimistic. First indications are that we caught a break.” Pujols, hitting .279, was 3for-3 with his 17th home run. The fifth-inning shot gave St. Louis a 3-2 lead. Lance Berkman, who had been given a rest Sunday, replaced Pujols at first. Leading off the ninth, Alcides Escobar hit his first home run on a 3-2 pitch from St. Louis reliever Fernando Salas, who threw 10 pitches in the at-bat. It was Escobar’s first homer in 325 at-bats and it tied the game at 4. It marked just the second blown save in 15 attempts for Salas (4-1). After leadoff hitter Dan Descalso got thrown out trying to stretch a single, Schumaker connected off Tim


Here’s a look at the top 8 finishers — and KU grad Gary Woodland — at this week’s U.S. Open in Bethesda, Md.

McIlroy now has held at least a share of the lead in the past nine rounds at majors, including a brief spell in the final round of last year’s PGA Championship before finishing one shot out of a playoff. “Congrats to Rory,” Woods said in a statement. “What a performance from start to finish. Enjoy the win. Well done.” It was a vastly different final chapter than what transpired at The Masters. McIlroy admits he played defensively at Augusta National, watching it backfire when a four-shot lead to begin the final day had dwindled to one by the turn. The Ulsterman put the hammer down until late at Congressional. After those early birdies sent

Pursuant to K.S.A. §60 NOTICE OF SUIT STATE OF KANSAS to the above named Defendants and The Unknown Heirs, executors, 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; and the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of any defendants that are minors or are under any legal disability and all other person who are or may be concerned: YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition for Mortgage Foreclosure has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas by US Bank, NA, praying for foreclosure of certain real property legally described as follows:

Collins (3-4), the fifth Royals pitcher. It was Schumaker’s second game-ending homer, the first coming in 2008, and his first home run since April 13. “I’m not sure there’s a better feeling than hitting a home run walk off,” Schumaker said. “It doesn’t happen too often, home runs in general, so I’ll take it.” It was also Schumaker’s first major-league home run off a left-hander. “I was disappointed I was out of the game and I didn’t get to punch Schumaker in the ribs after the walk-off,” Pujols said. Schumaker hit Collins’ second pitch. “He was obviously sitting fastball,” Collins said. “He got it and he hit it. It might have been a little bit over the plate. I was trying to get back into the count.”




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ST. LOUIS OUTFIELDER MATT HOLLIDAY, RIGHT, IS SAFE AT HOME as Kansas City Royals catcher Matt Treanor attempts the tag him during the third inning the Cardinals’ 5-4 victory on Sunday in St. Louis.

1. Rory McIlroy 268 2. Jason Day 276 3. Kevin Chappell 278 3. Robert Garrigus 278 3. Lee Westwood 278 3. Y.E. Yang 278 7. Peter Hanson 279 7. Sergio Garcia 279 T23. G. Woodland 285

him into the turn at 2 under, McIlroy ripped a 6-iron at the par-3 10th that nearly turned into a hole-in-one. Coming down off a slope, McIlroy’s ball trickled toward the hole until it stopped 6 inches away. The tap-in moved him to 17 under, another Open record. “That was the point in the round,” McIlroy said, “that I felt it was mine to lose.”


BUILDING B, UNIT 1 AS CREATED IN THE DECLARATION OF NAISMITH PLACE APARTMENTS CONDOMINIUMS RECORDED NOVEMBER 13, 2006, IN BOOK 1015, PAGE 956, AND THE EXHIBITS THERETO, AND AS SHOWN IN THE PLAT OF SURVEY THEREOF FILED IN PLAT BOOK 16, PAGE 212, IN THE OFFICE OF THE REGISTER OF DEEDS OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS, IN THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, TOCase No. 11CV337 GETHER WITH THE PERCourt No. 1 CENTAGE OF THE COMMON ELEMENT APPURTENANT TO Title to Real Estate Involved SAID APARTMENT. Tax ID No. U16739-005 Pursuant to K.S.A. §60 for a judgment against defendants and any other interested parties and, unless otherwise served by personal or mail service of summons, the time in which you have to plead to the Petition for Foreclosure in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas will expire on July 18, 2011. If you fail to plead, judg-


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St. Louis ab r h bi ab r h bi AGordn lf 4 0 1 1 Theriot ss 4 1 2 0 MeCarr cf 5 1 1 0 Rasms cf 4 0 1 0 Butler 1b 4 0 2 1 Pujols 1b 3 2 3 1 Francr rf 4 0 1 0 Brkmn 1b 1 0 0 0 Betemt 3b 4 1 1 0 Hollidy lf 3 0 0 0 Treanr c 3 0 0 0 YMolin c 3 0 0 0 Getz 2b 4 1 2 0 ABrwn rf 4 1 2 2 AEscor ss 3 1 2 2 Salas p 0 0 0 0 Duffy p 2 0 0 0 Descals 3b 3 0 1 0 LColmn p 0 0 0 0 JGarci p 2 0 0 0 Maier ph 1 0 0 0 MBggs p 0 0 0 0 BlWood p 0 0 0 0 Schmkr 2b 2 1 2 2 Crow p 0 0 0 0 Kozma 2b 3 0 1 0 Hosmer ph 1 0 0 0 Tallet p 0 0 0 0 Totals 35 4 10 4 Totals 32 5 12 5 Kansas City 110 001 001 — 4 001 — 5 St. Louis 200 011 One out when winning run scored. E—Descalso (3). DP—Kansas City 3, St. Louis 1. LOB—Kansas City 7, St. Louis 5. 2B—Butler (18). HR—A.Escobar (1), Pujols (17), Schumaker (2). SB—Francoeur (10), Getz (10). CS— A.Escobar (5). S—Treanor, Descalso. IP H R ER BB SO Kansas City Duffy 3 2-3 6 2 2 1 9 L.Coleman 1 1-3 1 1 1 0 0 Bl.Wood 2 3 1 1 0 1 Crow 1 0 0 0 1 0 Collins L,3-4 1-3 2 1 1 0 0 St. Louis J.Garcia 5 1-3 7 3 2 1 5 M.Boggs BS,2-5 2-3 1 0 0 0 0 Tallet 0 1 0 0 0 0 Batista H,6 1 0 0 0 0 0 Motte H,7 1 0 0 0 0 1 Salas W,4-1 BS,2-14 1 1 1 1 0 0 Tallet pitched to 2 batters in the 7th. HBP—by Tallet (A.Gordon). WP—J.Garcia. PB—Treanor. T—3:03. A—41,660 (43,975).



knowing where she will be sent at the end of it, provided she makes the cut, or what acts she’ll perform. She’s as open-minded as she is excited for the opportunity. “At this point, it doesn’t really matter to me because I’m young and if they want me to tour, I’d love to see the world,” she said. “I’m single. I can do that and why not do that when I’m able to? That would be fantastic. If I’m set up in Vegas, hey, that’s great, too. If I’m set up in Orlando, that would be really great.” Learning her role will come in time. “They told me some of the things I’ll be training for, but it’s more holistic training,” she said. “They’re going to be training artistic and acrobatic stuff. They’re going to be teaching me how to put on my circus makeup, fitting me for costumes and things like that and teaching me to be a performer.” Her precise gymnastic feats create confidence in both her and her future employers that she can learn the fundamentals quickly and safely. Figur-


and 6.8 rpg at KU in 2002-03 and 6.4 ppg, 4.9 rpg in 2003-04 — was asked why he’s not spotted more often in Lawrence. “Just the commute between here and Lee’s Summit. I’ve got a daughter now. I’m enjoying being a father,” said Graves, who along with girlfriend Kristin, are proud par-

ing out how to blend her charismatic personality into the act will be the next step. “With gymnastics, it’s very strict and it’s very structured,” Fernandez said. “You do this and you do it this way, so we don’t really get that creative side of it. Up there, they’re going to teach us how to be creative and teach us how to perform in front of a large crowd.” She has been told a couple of the positions for which she will train. “A Russian Swing Fire and also the Chinese Poles,” she said. “The Chinese Poles, it’s a big, long pole, there are a couple of them and there are videos on YouTube I’ve seen

where you just climb up on them and hold a couple of strength positions and do some other things. The Russian Swing Fire is a big swing that goes back and forth and launches you off it and you do some flips.” Fernandez didn’t spend 16 years competing in gymnastics so she one day could land a job in the circus. So why did she put all that time into the sport known to outsiders as one that causes injuries as much as anything else? “My favorite part is probably how much you have to push yourself and the perfection that you seek,” she said. “And a lot of times you don’t get that. You’re doing a routine and you fall or something isn’t correct and that’s what drives you to get back up on the bar or get back up on the beam to make it perfect. And I think that’s what I love. I love that seeking perfection and driving for it and achieving it. When you achieve it, it’s like, oh my gosh, it’s the best feeling in the world.” She anticipates having similar feelings when she blends performing arts with acrobatic moves in front of large crowds, possibly all over the world, considerably more exciting stuff than the typical first job out of college.

ents of 21⁄2-year-old daughter Kori Anne. “It definitely felt good to see the guys. Back in the day we were all playing together. It’s good to come back, get together and hear the stories.” To relive one Graves story ... he scored 16 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in KU’s 81-78 loss to Syracuse in the 2003 NCAA finals. Some say he would have been a legitimate contender for Final Four MVP had the Jayhawks upended the Orange for the crown.

Of course, the overwhelming favorite would have been Nick Collison, who had 21 rebounds and 19 points in the final, not to mention Keith Langford, who scored 19 in the final and 23 in a 94-61 semifinal win over Marquette. Graves had nine boards and five points against the Golden Eagles to go 16 with his ⁄16 final. “I don’t know. That’s up to everybody else,” Graves said with a smile, asked if he was KU’s MVP of the title game. “You could ask a lot of people and they would disagree.”

They’re going to be training artistic and acrobatic stuff. They’re going to be teaching me how to put on my circus makeup, fitting me for costumes and things like that and teaching me to be a performer.” — Eudora High graduate Melissa Fernandez, who, after finishing her gymnastics career at Illinois, is set to make a run at the circus

Australia’s Jason Day claimed the runner-up medal, posting a 68 to give him second place in back-to-back majors. He finished two shots ahead of a quartet at 6 under. McIlroy became the youngest U.S. Open champion since Bobby Jones, then 21, won the first of his four titles in 1923. Only two other men have won it at a younger age — Johnny McDermott (19) at the 1911 Open and Francis Ouimet (20) two years later. “He has probably the most talent I’ve ever seen from a golfer,” said Luke Donald, No. 1 in the world rankings. “Lovely to watch him play — such a fluid motion, and he hits it far. He’s got a great attitude on and off the golf course.” Said Graeme McDowell, the outgoing Open champion: Matt Slocum/AP Photo “Nothing this kid does ever surprises me. He’s the best RORY MCILROY, OF NORTHERN IRELAND, POSES WITH THE TROPHY after winning the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament on Sunday in Bethesda, Md. player I’ve ever seen.”



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County, Kansas” should be amended, as recommended by the Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission, by changing the zoning classification set forth All creditors are notified to below; and exhibit their demands against the Estate within WHEREAS, as required by four months from the date the Board the applicant of the first publication of filed and received approval this notice, as provided by for a final plat of the proplaw, and if their demands erty in question and this are not thus exhibited, they plat has been recorded shall be forever barred. with the Douglas County Register of Deeds; and /s/ James Richard Biles Petitioner WHEREAS, on June 1, 2011, the Board adopted ResoluJames Richard Biles tion No. 11-16 changing the Attorney-at-Law zoning classification of the Supreme Court #15015 subject property, but, beSloan Eisenbarth Glassman fore publishing that ResoluMcEntire & Jarboe, LLC tion and before it became 534 S. Kansas Avenue effective, it was discovered Topeka KS 66603-3456 that Resolution contained (785) 357-6311 certain errors and the Fax: 785-357-0152 Board adopts this tion to amend and super_______ cede Resolution No. 11-16.

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS (Published in the Lawrence DIVISION ONE Daily Journal-World June 20, 2011) In the Matter of the Estate of RESOLUTION NO. 11-20 Donna L. Henderson, Deceased. A RESOLUTION REZONING APPROXIMATELY 58.9 ACCase No. 11 P 93 RES FROM A (AGRICULTURAL) DISTRICT (Petition Pursuant to TO B-2 (GENERAL BUSIK.S.A. Chapter 59) NESS) DISTRICT; AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING DISORDER OF HEARING AND TRICT MAP INCORPORATED NOTICE TO CREDITORS BY REFERENCE IN CHAPTER XII, ARTICLE 3, SECTION THE STATE OF KANSAS TO 12-304 OF THE “DOUGLAS ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: COUNTY CODE 2010 EDITION”, AND AMENDMENTS You are hereby notified THERETO that on May 23, 2011, a Petition was filed in this Court WHEREAS, the Lawrence by James Richard Biles, the -Douglas County Planning Executor named in the Commission, after holding “Last Will and Testament of a public hearing as reDonna L. Henderson, “ dequired by K.S.A. 12-757 and ceased, dated the 6th day Section 12-324-3 of the of February, 2009, praying “Zoning Regulations for the the instrument attached Unincorporated Territory of thereto be admitted to pro- Douglas County, Kansas,” bate and record as the Last has recommended that the Will and Testament of the Board of County Commisdecedent; and Letters Tessioners change a certain tamentary be issued to the zoning classification, the Executor to serve without nature and description of bond. such change being fully set forth below; You are required to file your written defenses WHEREAS, on September thereto on or before June 23, 2009, the Board of 23, 2011, at 10:00 o’clock County Commissioners a.m., in the District Court, in found that the “Zoning RegLawrence, Douglas County, ulations for the UnincorpoKansas, at which time and rated Territory of Douglas

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS: SECTION ONE: The above stated recitals are by reference incorporated herein, and shall be as effective as if repeated verbatim. SECTION TWO: Pursuant to the “Zoning Regulations for the Unincorporated Territory of Douglas County, Kansas,” the zoning classification for the following legally described tract of land situated in the unincorporated area of Douglas County, Kansas, to wit: Lot 1 Rockwall Farms Addition is hereby changed from A (Agricultural) District to B-2 (General Business) District as such district is defined and prescribed in Chapter XII of the “Douglas County Code 2010 Edition”, and amendments thereto. SECTION THREE: The rezoning granted in Section Two of this Resolution is hereby made contingent upon the performance and observance of the following regulations, stipulations, and conditions and use restrictions: Uses in the B-2 Dis-



trict shall be restricted to See Section 6-2(17) for the following: height and location of sign requirements. a. Any use permitted j. Accessory buildings and in the uses. has the highest “R-1” Single-Family Resiconcentration dential District. SECTION FOUR: The Official b. Hospital or clinic for Zoning District Map incorof local job postings large porated by reference in and in the region, or small animals, such as by Chapter XII, Article 3, 67,000 readers cattle, horses, dogs, cats, Section 12-304 of the birds and the like, provided “Douglas County Code 2010 in print, 140,000 that such hospital or clinic Edition” is hereby amended users online and any treatment rooms, by showing and reflecting cages, pens or kennels be thereon the new zoning dismaintained within a com- trict classification for the Baldwin pletely enclosed building aforesaid tract, as set forth Basehor with soundproof walls and in Section Two of this Resothat such hospital or clinic lution. Bonner Springs be operated in such a way De Soto as to produce no objection- SECTION FIVE: If any secable odors outside its walls tion, clause, sentence, or Eudora and located on a sewer. phrase of this Resolution is Lawrence c. Outdoor advertising found to be unconstitustructure, or non-flashing tional or is otherwise held Shawnee sign pertaining only to a invalid by any court of Tonganoxie use conducted within the competent jurisdiction, it building, and any sign or shall not affect the validity display in excess of 30 of any remaining parts of square feet in area shall be this Resolution. attached flat against a wall of the building, and in no SECTION SIX: Resolution case shall any sign or dis- No. 11-16 is amended and play attached to a building superseded by this Resoluproject above the roofline. tion. The permitted 30 square feet of sign area for pro- SECTION SEVEN: This Resojecting or free-standing lution shall take effect and signs may be in one sign or be in full force from and afthe aggregate area of sev- ter its adoption by the eral signs. Board of County Commisd. Personal service uses in- sioners and being pubcluding barber shops, lished once in the official beauty parlors, photo- County newspaper. graphic or artist’s studios, restaurants, (but not ADOPTED this 15th day of drive-in restaurants), tav- June, 2011. erns, and other personal service uses of a similar BOARD OF COUNTY character. COMMISSIONERS e. Retail stores, including OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, florist shops and green- KANSAS houses in connection with such shops, but there shall /s/ Jim Flory be no slaughtering of ani- Jim Flory, Chairman t "DDPVOUJOH mals or poultry on the /s/ Mike Gaughan t 'JOBODF premises of any retail Mike Gaughan, Member store. /s/ Nancy Thellman t 5SBOTQPSUBUJPO f. Amusement place, Nancy Thellman, Member t 4BMFT skating rink, swimming pool or ATTEST: t 1SPGFTTJPOBM dance hall in a completely /s/ Jameson D. Shew t )FBMUI$BSF enclosed building, audito- County Clerk rium or theater, except ________ t 4FSWJDF open-air drive-in theaters. t &EVDBUJPO g. Bowling alleys and billiard parlors. t "OE.PSF h. Hotels, motels, or motor hotels. i. Outdoor advertising structure or sign and any sign or display in excess of Your Source for Jobs in 100 square feet in area Northeast Kansas shall be attached flat against a wall or building.

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