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Kansas gun-rights moving again after compromises

A proposal to strip Kansas cities and counties of their power to regulate firearms is moving again through the Legislature after supporters stripped out two provisions preventing the state House from considering it.…
FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2014 photo kindergarten students run during a physical education class at Frank Rushton Elementary School, which has a high percentage of poor/at-risk kids, in Kansas City, Kan. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

Kansas Senate panel delays education reviews

A Kansas Senate committee is delaying discussion of education budgets to allow more time to study last week's ruling from the state Supreme Court on public schools. …
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Growing concerns over electronic cigarettes

Several communities including here in Kansas are struggling with how to regulate e-cigarette use in places which ban cigarette smoking. For now, state health leaders are hoping the FDA will begin actively regulating companies that make the liquid. …