February 14, 2016

OUR VIEW: Saved but not yet safe

Perhaps Edgerton residents should be grateful the Johnson County Library board restored $19,000 of funding to keep the town library open. Perhaps. We’re more inclined to think Edgerton officials need to come up with a contingency plan in case their library ends up on the chopping block on an annual basis. It’s no secret Edgerton’s Continue Reading

Library board proposal could shutter Edgerton library

When Edgerton residents donated and built the Bank of Knowledge, a library, participants who gave nearly $200,000 to the effort to put a library in the community thought generations would be able to enjoy it. However, a proposal before the Johnson County Library board could shutter the 11-year-old Edgerton Bank of Knowledge. Board members will Continue Reading