February 11, 2016

Reader ‘perplexed’ over Sept. 12 editorial

Jerry Kellog, Sr. Guest Columnist After reading The Gardner News Sept. 12 editorial, “OUR VIEW: Number of Gardner’s purchase cards surprising,” I was a bit perplexed. Since there was no expressed implication or allegation of abuse or wrongdoing, I wondered why the newspaper would even bother writing this piece. It appeared to me that last Continue Reading

LETTER: Speed limit should be reduced on portion of 175th Street

Jerry L Kellogg, Sr. Gardner The US 56 Highway Corridor Plan study completed in 2010 by the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) concluded that by the year 2040 US 56 through Gardner would require a six-lane arterial roadway (3-lanes in each direction) between Moonlight Road and I-35. The highway currently carries approximately 25,000 vehicles per Continue Reading