February 7, 2016

Local schools could win, lose based on finance tweaks

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com There will be winners and losers if the school finance formula is tweaked or rewritten, Gardner Edgerton School District Business Director, Eric Hansen, said. Whether USD 231 or USD 230 are winners or losers depends on what adjustments, if any, are made to Kansas’ school finance formula. One thing is certain: the Continue Reading

Governor candidate adds Kultala to ticket

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Tom Holland, Democratic candidate for Kansas Governor, named state Sen. Kelly Kultala as his lieutenant governor running mate June 9. Sen. Kultala represents the Leavenworth area in the state Senate. Holland, who represents Baldwin City in the state Senate, cited Kultala’s consistent record of bipartisanship and a commitment to create jobs and Continue Reading