Readers have their say about issues across Kansas
Here is a sampling of social media comments about stories from across the state:
Pittsburg Morning Sun Facebook: Bar owners spar with county officials over health orders
Jeffrey Ray Munger: If tv/movie industries / walmart home depot grocery stores , airlines and amazon so many others to mention can stay open and follow guidelines so can small companies.
Barbara Pollom Wilson: I was at Walmart today and saw many costumes without masks and 1 employee walking around with hers not on correctly.
Jim N Regina Davidson: It’s simple! Have your workers wear a mask and tell your customers to wear a mask or leave. Not that difficult. That’s not much to ask to stay open. Put your mask on and do your part to help keep everyone safe.
Tammy McNaught: I am really tired of hearing people whine about wearing a mask. If you want businesses to stay open, do your part and wear a mask.
Craig Smith: If you don’t like normal, then stay home and protect everyone while the rest of us live a “normal” life.
Ottawa Herald Facebook: Congress passes $900B COVID-19 stimulus bill
Ginger Davidson: So many unemployed. The $600 won't pay even 1 months' rent in most places.
Kristina Arlene: Veto this bill.... American people should be put first...
Terry Barnes: VETO. To much pork
Carl Gardner: It means Kansans, like the rest of American citizens are getting screwed...again.
Eva Parker: President Trump called it a disgrace and wants $2000 per person. Like he called for in July!! Seems to me like he is the only one that sticks up for the American people!
BarbandChris Fessenden: All those reps in Kansas need voted out of office, impeached, whatever! Several other countries are getting more than Americans! A Museum that’s not even open!
Hays Daily News Facebook: Coronavirus could end some university majors in Kansas
Lance McCune: The results of the over reaction to this virus that is destroying so many things is a lesson for our young people all by itself.
Nancy G. Mai: Profit over purpose in education from K-12 and above, requires a serious discussion of priority.
Ron Bennett: Why don’t we can political science?
Jim Leiker (Ron Bennett): right, can the subject that teaches people how government works because that's not important or anything.
Hutchinson News Facebook: Large vaccine shipment comes in
Lyn Powell: That is wonderful! So glad there are some doses in our community and thankful to all the health workers.
Jennifer Voth: I got my COVID vaccine today. Thank you PrairieStar.
Scott Stagner: let me know how you are after a month from now
Pamela Vannoy Swanson (Scott Stagner): I will be getting me second dose ! Thanks for caring
Scott Stagner (Pamela Vannoy Swanson): you don't care about my not wanting to wear a mask and not take the vaccine, so
Brian KJ: In a week or two.. tell me how ya feel by then.
Keith Jacobs (Brian KJ): I'm not getting it either man! Many of us are not. Well soon see what happens to these people taking it! It hasn't been tested long enough to go in my body!
Wayne Bucannon Jr: Just like mask wearing is Government submission!