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October 21, 2021

What we’re reading:

— An Elsmore native stationed with the Army in Japan was invited to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

— Want to help set a world record? Thrive and a startup tech company are attempting to organize the world’s largest Bingo game, with a game that combines both in-person and virtual events.

— A statewide group studying Kansas schools during the pandemic says students need mental health services and precautions such as face masks and vaccinations.

— A Shawnee County woman has been fighting for child support for 13 years. She testified before Kansas lawmakers about her struggle, and exposed incompetence by groups hired to help.