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January 21, 2015 at 11:20 AM

Guns in Senate viewing area: Ban all open carrying of guns

I want to thank Lt. Gov. Brad Owen for banning open carrying of guns in the viewing area of the state Senate chamber [“State Senate bans openly carried guns in public gallery,” Local News, Jan. 17). This is a good, small step in the right direction. The Times article first stated as his reason…


Comments | More in Gun control | Topics: gun control, guns, Lt. Gov. Brad Owen

February 25, 2014 at 6:55 PM

Teacher evaluations: Each student is different

I read the editorial regarding teacher evaluations [“State Senate fails on teacher evaluations,” Opinion, Feb. 23]. I have to say I disagree with the position expressed. I agree we need to hold teachers accountable for their work and it is sad to lose $40 million, but you simply cannot expect the same outcomes for…


Comments | Topics: Kory Gunnell, state Senate, Teacher evaluations