Norway Fire Chief Dennis Yates, left, looks on Tuesday as Ashley Esty, top, greets her son, Carter Edwards, a second-grader at Guy E. Rowe School in Norway, after school ended. Every morning and afternoon, officers with the Norway Police and Fire departments accompany students who live within a half-mile of Guy E. Rowe School to and from school as part of the nationwide Walking School Bus program. The boy on the right is Esty’s younger son. (Matthew Daigle/Sun Journal)

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