March 30, 2015

EDITORIAL: Here’s hoping Kansas lottery winner is local

Somewhere among us, a multi-millionaire sits. At least, that’s the likely scenario.
One of three winning tickets in the largest jackpot in U.S. history was sold in northeast Kansas, but the local winner has yet to step forward.
We have …

UPDATED: Mundt leaving Gardner for Iowa

Melissa Mundt

Mark Taylor
mtaylor@gardnernews.com
Melissa Mundt, Gardner assistant city administrator and interim community development director, has been hired as assistant city manager for the city of Ames, Iowa.
Mundt, an Ames native, began work for the city of Gardner …

County signs on to freight district study

Mark Taylor
mtaylor@gardnernews.com

The Johnson County Commission has signed on with the cities of Gardner and Edgerton, the Mid-America Regional Council and the Kansas Department of Transportation in funding a study of the Southwest Johnson County Freight District.

Commissioners approved …

Breakfast to benefit Honor Flight this weekend

The American Legion Riders in Gardner will host a biscuit and gravy breakfast on March 4 to benefit Honor Flight.

Honor Flight is a non-profit organization offers free flights veterans to Washington, D.C.  to reflect at monuments dedicated to their …

Benefit Dinner Dance

6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., March 3, 2012
Join the Edgerton UMC Relay For Life team for a dinner/dance to benefit the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Santa Fe Trail.  This is an alcohol free, family friendly event.  …

Commission approves preliminary plans for Gardner QuikTrip

Danedri Thompson

dthompson@gardnernews.com

Planning commissioners approved a preliminary plat and a site plan for a

Rendering of proposed QuikTrip courtesy of city of Gardner

QuikTrip convenience store in Gardner as part of the consent agenda on Tuesday night.

The store …

Gardner City Council Meeting – Video

Here are the videos of the Gardner City Council meetings from 2/6/12

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Part 2

Part 3

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1 adult, 3 children injured in I-35 crash near Gardner

Mark Taylor
mtaylor@gardnernews.com
Four persons, including three children, were injured in a roll-over accident on Interstate 35 near Gardner on Aug. 4.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Devyn Alexandria Marie Berry, 20, of Ottawa, was driving a 2002 Pontiac …

Bell named state finalist for Miss Kansas Pageant

Montana Bell

Montana Jo Bell, 11, has been chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Kansas Pageant to be held July 15-17 in Wichita.  The National American Miss pageants are held for girls ages 4-18, and have …

Take Charge Challenge

June 29, 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.
July 13, 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Join the City of Gardner for a class at the new Home Energy Efficiency Demonstration & Learning Center (Take Charge Challenge HQ).
Come learn about the …