Letters policy

Letters to the editor should be short and to the point, containing 500 words or less. Longer letters will be considered for guest columns as space permits. Editorial columns represent the views of the author and not neccessarily those of the newspaper’s editorial staff. No poetry. All letters are subject to editing for length, clarity and grammar. All letters muist include printed name, signature, address, city and include a verification phone number. Letters must be recieved by 9:00 a.m. Friday to be eligible for print in the next edition. Email letters to: Mail letters to: The Gardner News, P.O. Box 303, Gardner KS 66030
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Kansas proclaims March 15, ‘Kansas American Legion Day

The Governor of Kansas has declared March 15, 2023 as “Kansas American Legion Day.” As she presented the proclamation, Governor Laura Kelly praised the 104-year-old veterans service organization, the largest in the nation, for its continued work to aid wounded warriors and military families, for Legionnaires’ legacy of community volunteerism and for the organization’s significant role in establishing important national legislation. The American Legion remains today an active and vigorous advocate for service members, veterans and their families not only on Capitol Hill, but right here in Kansas.
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Kansas Tobacco Quitline offers nicotine replacement therapy

For the first time in the twenty-year history of the Kansas Tobacco Quitline 1-800-QUITNOW (1-800-7848669), the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, (KDHE) is offering all phone coaching enrollees eight weeks of free nicotine replacement therapy while supplies last.
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