April 17, 2014

UPDATED: Pugh will not resign

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Council member Dennis Pugh doesn’t plan to resign, at least that’s the word from two emails Pugh sent after a council meeting last Monday.
“I will gladly tender my resignation right behind the resignation of Mr. Fotovich,” …

Pugh will not resign

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Council member Dennis Pugh doesn’t plan to resign, at least that’s the word from council member Chris Morrow who called for Pugh’s resignation and that of Mayor Dave Drovetta.
Morrow said he’s received an email from Pugh …

Morrow calls on Drovetta, Pugh to resign

Mark Taylor
mtaylor@gardnernews.com
Councilman Chris Morrow is calling on Mayor Dave Drovetta and Councilman Dennis Pugh to resign following an argument that started during Monday night’s council meeting and escalated into an altercation in front of Councilman Larry Fotovich’s house.…

Committee’s role defined in utility study

Danedri Thompson
submissions@gardnernews.com
Council members hashed out the purpose of committee that will study a potential public-private partnership to lease Gardner’s utilities during a meeting Oct. 3.
Council member Chris Morrow is charged with leading the committee, but told council …

Council approves new truck over objections of member

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

Council members Larry Fotovich and Chris Morrow asked that two items be pulled off the consent agenda. Items on the consent agenda are typically considered general business items that don’t merit discussion, but Morrow requested that an …

Gardner City Council ballot set

Danedri Thompson

dthompson@gardnernews.com

A lot of newcomers threw their hats in the ring for a chance to sit on the Gardner City Council for the next four years. Three seats will be up for grabs in the April 5 municipal …

In your Neighborhood: Chris Morrow

Chris Morrow

Chris is originally from Roeland Park, Kan., but has been in Gardner for the past four years.

Chris’ immediately family includes his wife, Melissa and six children:  Ashley, Melissa, Patricia, Joshua, Nathan and Ryan.

He has a pet Beagle/Labrador mix …