July 29, 2014

Kansas Congressional delegation reacts to Supreme Court healthcare ruling

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

The U.S. Supreme Court upheld the President Obama’s Affordable Healthcare Act, but members Kansas’ Congressional delegation expressed their disappointment in the decision.
“While I was disappointed with the court’s decision, the Supreme Court ruling does not change …

Job fair set for April 10

Congressman Kevin Yoder, R-Kan., will host a job fair April 10 at the Olathe Great Mall. Job seekers and employers are encouraged to attend.

“I’m pleased to help provide an opportunity for local business owners and those wanting to join …

Gardner resident joins call for diabetes funding

Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., meets with Gardner resident Marta Howell during American Diabetes Association’s Capitol Hill Advocacy Day in mid-March. Submitted photo

Marta Howell, a diabetes advocacy leader from Gardner, visited with Capitol Hill in mid-March to urge Congress to …

Congressman Yoder visits Gardner for townhall meeting

Danedri Thompson
submissions@gardnernews.com
Gardner residents had a chance to talk to Rep. Kevin Yoder, R-Kansas, on their own turf Wednesday morning.
The Congressman hosted a town hall meeting at Gardner City Hall.

Rep. Kevin Yoder, R-Kansas

“It’s important to me …

EDITORIAL: Elected officials skirt public at private tour

We’re always floored by how far politicians will go to keep the press away from their discussions.

They’ve done it again in Gardner.

Monday morning newly-elected members of the Gardner City Council, Mayor Dave Drovetta, city staff, and Chamber President …

Congressman Yoder to tour Coleman warehouse with council members

Rep. Kevin Yoder will swing through Gardner today to tour the Coleman warehouse. The touring party will include members of his staff, Gardner city council and city staff and select members of the Gardner Area Chamber of  Commerce.

According to …

Third Congressional District candidates spar at debate

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

All three candidates for the Third Congressional seat in Kansas agree on at least one thing – the Bush tax cuts should not be allowed to expire.

“I think this is a special day, because we all …