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Do you agree with Kansas legislators’ move to make state concealed carry laws less restrictive and more uniform across Kansas?

  • Yes, the same rules should apply to all Kansans.
  • Yes, the state’s gun control laws are too extreme.
  • No, the change would remove control from local leaders.
  • No, Kansas’ gun laws already are too loose.

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Monday, October 01, 2012 11:06 PM

Area schools’ policies, special week target bullying

By CRYSTAL HERBER, Herald Staff Writer

Bullying has been called an epidemic in recent years — a problem increasing so much the first week in October has been designated National Anti-Bullying Week.

But local school officials say the problem isn’t as prevalent in Franklin County as in the rest of the country.

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