Iorio: Schools, parents stressed by COVID accommodations

The accommodations for the pandemic have placed a enormous challenges on our schools. Some have moved classes outdoors or into larger spaces, others have students on campus part time, and still others rely on remote learning. There is no single answer that works for all schools or students, but additional federal help would ease the burden, wrote Sharon Iorio in last week’s column.

Miller: Will Kansas be sliced and diced during redistricting?

It’s almost time to redraw Kansas’ Congressional districts. Plans in Washington, DC may promote the previously unheard-of step of “slicing and dicing” Johnson County in order to change the partisanship of districts. Kansans should be aware of this, wrote Patrick Miller in last week’s column.