Johnson County Sheriff Frank Denning will answer questions and address public safety concerns at a forum in Edgerton next week. The city of Edgerton is hosting a townhall meeting with the sheriff on Sept. 15. The event will be at 6:30 p.m. at Edgerton Elementary School.
Charlie Troutner Special to The Gardner News The City of Edgerton is presenting a Community Picnic and Fireworks Show on Thursday, July 3, at Martin Creek Park. All activities at the celebration are free. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. with a picnic for the entire community. Hot dogs, hamburgers, a side dish and Continue Reading
An Edgerton woman is headed to federal prison in connection with the death of a 20-year-old man who died from a prescription drug overdose, according to U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom. Stacy Ashley, 37, pleaded guilty to one count of distributing oxymorphone, a prescription painkiller. Ahsley admitted that on July 30, 2011, she distributed oxymorphone and Continue Reading
Timothy Childers Special to The Gardner News Camp Pendleton, Calif. – Hikes, often called, “humps,” are known throughout the ranks of the Marine Corps as long, gruesome and physically demanding endeavors and a necessary hardship all Marines prepare to conduct. An Edgerton man, along with his battalion is taking a tried and proven approach Continue Reading
Danedri Thompson firstname.lastname@example.org Gardner City Council members tonight will discuss annexing and offering a tax abatement to Zimmer Company, a real estate development firm. The company is seeking a 10-year, 75 percent tax abatement and additional incentives for property located at 183rd and Waverly Road. Under its existing policy, the city offers 50 percent abatements. Continue Reading
A road closure of northbound Interstate 35 between Edgerton and Gardner set for this weekend has been postponed. Workers will instead close northbound I-35 between Kansas 33 Highway and 175th Street at 9 p.m. on March 18. It will re-open at 5 a.m. on Tuesday, March 19 weather permitting. The road will be closed as Continue Reading
Danedri Thompson email@example.com Schools are shuttered, the airport is closed, and most major roadways are throttled. Unfortunately for drivers, however, traffic isn’t moving on many thoroughfares around Gardner and Edgerton. The non-stop snow, which started early on the morning of Feb. 21 is creating challenges for first responders, tow truck drivers and snow plows. Marriott’s Continue Reading
More than a dozen candidates for Gardner City Council, mayoral and USD 231 school board races will participate in a forum next week. Members of the public are invited to attend to learn more about the candidates. The event will start at 6:15 p.m. on Feb. 21 in the multi-purpose room at New Century Fieldhouse. Continue Reading