Iorio:Closed schools complicate learning, nutrition, and social services

Closing schools may be unavoidable during a pandemic. Even so, it does more than disrupt learning. It widens gaps between rich and poor students and disrupts access to food and social services, wrote Sharon Iorio in last week’s column.

Miller: Coronavirus lessons for Kansas

What are the lessons of the Coronavirus outbreak for Kansas so far?  State and local authorities are at the forefront of the crisis, for one.  And for another, our trust in government is so low and our divisions so high that even our response to an epidemic is partisan, wrote Patrick Miller in last week’s column.