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Kansas closer to allowing concealed carry with no permit
March 18, 2015
Kansas gun owners were a step closer Tuesday to being able to carry concealed firearms without obtaining a state permit after a legislative committee approved a bill ending the requirement.
Kansas school funding dispute heading back to high court
March 18, 2015
A dispute over whether Kansas must boost its spending on public schools by tens of millions of dollars each year is headed back to the state Supreme Court.
Kansas panel considers limits on public workers’ bargaining
March 18, 2015
A legislative committee in Kansas is considering a proposal to restrict collective bargaining between public employees and state and local government agencies.
Kansas House panel to vote on freezing green energy mandate
March 18, 2015
A Kansas House panel is planning to debate a bill that would freeze renewable energy mandates for utility companies.
Tonganoxie candidates gather for forum
07:41 a.m., March 18, 2015 Updated 04:59 p.m.
Finances dominated Saturday’s candidate forum at the Tonganoxie VFW Post Home. Candidates vying for Tonganoxie City Council and Tonganoxie USD 464 School Board seats gave speeches about themselves and then answered questions.
Tonganoxie baseball setting sights on return trip to state
March 18, 2015
The Tonganoxie High baseball team has its sights set on a return trip to the state tournament. It was more than 20 years since the team’s last berth when THS punched its state ticket last year, but this year’s Chieftains are looking to take another shot at a state title in 2015.