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: Bhumble@cherryroads.com Mail letters to: The Gardner News, P.O. Box 303, Gardner KS 66030