February 12, 2016

Edgerton council candidates sound off at forum

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Three of the four candidates for seats on the Edgerton City Council largely agreed on the issues facing their community during a forum Tuesday evening. Candidates Frances Cross, Ken Gillespie and Clay Longanecker answered a variety of questions during the Gardner Area Chamber of Commerce event at Edgerton Elementary School. Candidate Jody Continue Reading

Edgerton citizens vie for council seats

Corbin H. Crable chcrable@gardnernews.com Four candidates will be vying for three open seats on the Edgerton City Council in April’s general election. The terms of incumbents Clay Longanecker, Jody Brown and Ken Gillespie end this spring; Mayor Don Roberts and council members Glyn Powers and Heidi Wiseman will remain in office until 2013. Longanecker, Brown Continue Reading

Edgerton City Council ballot set

Corbin H. Crable chcrable@gardnernews.com Four candidates will be vying for three open seats on the Edgerton City Council in April’s general election. The terms of incumbents Clay Longanecker, Jody Brown and Ken Gillespie end this spring; Mayor Don Roberts and council members Glyn Powers and Heidi Wiseman will remain in office until 2013. Longanecker, Brown Continue Reading

BNSF announces contractors for intermodal project

Corbin H. Crable chcrable@gardnernews.com OVERLAND PARK — BNSF Railway Co. has announced the names of the contractors that will take the long-discussed concept of the intermodal facility and finally turn it into a reality. BNSF President Matt Rose on Monday announced that T.J. Lambrecht Construction and Walsh Construction have been awarded a joint contract to Continue Reading