February 9, 2016

After debate, library board proposes keeping Edgerton branch open

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com A preliminary proposal for cuts to library services won’t include closing the Edgerton branch of the Johnson County Library. County library board members discussed several budget cut scenarios suggested by library administrators – all of which included the closure of the Edgerton Bank of Knowledge – during a meeting Feb. 9. During Continue Reading

Edgerton council candidates sound off at forum

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Three of the four candidates for seats on the Edgerton City Council largely agreed on the issues facing their community during a forum Tuesday evening. Candidates Frances Cross, Ken Gillespie and Clay Longanecker answered a variety of questions during the Gardner Area Chamber of Commerce event at Edgerton Elementary School. Candidate Jody Continue Reading