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The Kansas State Police Department, Air Force ROTC and members of the Manhattan Fire Department participate in a live fire training exercise in Myers Hall on Thursday afternoon. The training is in preparation for the new law allowing concealed carry on campus.



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    The Kansas State Police Department, Air Force ROTC and members of the Manhattan Fire Department participate in a live fire training exercise in Myers Hall on Thursday afternoon. The training is in preparation for the new law allowing concealed carry on campus.

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