April 20, 2014

Commissioners to revisit snake habitat issue

Mark Taylor
mtaylor@gardnernews.com
Johnson County Commissioners tabled a discussion Aug. 16 on whether to spend $175,000 to mitigate the loss of a snake habitat.
It was the second time commissioners tabled the topic in as many weeks.
According to the …

Commissioners to revisit snake habitat issue on Aug. 30

Mark Taylor
mtaylor@gardnernews.com
For the second time in as many weeks, Johnson County Commissioners tabled a discussion Aug. 16 on whether to spend $175,000 to mitigate the loss of a snake habitat.
According to the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks …

Courts, parks implement new plans due to legislative budget delays

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
The Kansas Supreme Court will furlough workers due to a budget impasse in the state legislature.
Chief Justice Lawton R. Nuss said the court will shutter for five days, because legislators failed to approve a $1.4 million …