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By Emily Stahly on May 02, 2019

Anyone who grew up away from big cities knows that limited options are a fact of life, whether it’s restaurants, shops, or even schools.

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By Patrick Tuohey on May 01, 2019

According to the Brookings Institution Metro Monitor 2019, per data from 2016–2017, Kansas City ranked 78th in economic growth out of the 10

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By Abigail Burrola on Apr 30, 2019

There are 1,300 charter schools in rural and township areas nationwide. Exactly zero of them are in Missouri, and that’s a problem. There are plenty of examples of charter schools serving rural areas very effectively.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Apr 29, 2019

It is appropriate that in the St.

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By Abigail Burrola on Apr 26, 2019

The filing of charter school expansion bills in the state legislature has been accompanied by spirited debate on the subject.

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By Kelvey Vander Hart on Apr 25, 2019

If you need a flu shot, you could make an appointment with your physician, wait at a potentially inconvenient location, and likely receive an expensive bill.

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By James V. Shuls on Apr 25, 2019

Kids can be terrible. I know. I have four of them. They bite. They kick. They scream. They mock. They tease. They do just about everything you tell them not to . . . sometimes because you tell them not to.

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By Emily Stahly on Apr 24, 2019

Recent research shows that there is a gap in academic achievement between lower- and upper-class students by as much as three to four years of schooling.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Apr 23, 2019

VisitKC, Kansas City’s convention and visitor’s bureau, is making presentations in which they claim that the city’s occupancy rate—the percentage of available hotel rooms sold each night—is lower than what it should be for

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By Emily Stahly on Apr 23, 2019

In many of Missouri’s school districts, career and technical education classes are available either through the local high school or area career centers.

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