February 12, 2016

Police ask couple to leave vacant property

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com A homeless couple was asked to leave a site they had been squatting on at the intersection of Clare Road and 175th Street in Gardner on Wednesday morning. The home, long vacant, was destroyed by the property owner more than a week ago, but the couple remained on the property with several Continue Reading

Texting while driving now banned

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com The texting while driving law may have taken effect on Jan. 1, but local law enforcement agencies patrolling Gardner, Edgerton and Spring Hill streets have yet to write a ticket for it. Deputy Tom Erickson of the Johnson County Sheriff’s Department, the agency that patrols the city of Edgerton and outlying parts Continue Reading