For the record 1-14-14

Sheriff's Dept. Report
Arrests—Deputies arrested Blake Mikesell, Concordia, Jan. 11 charging him with DUI and Minor in Consumption. Mikesell was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested William Jackson, Miltonvale, Jan. 11, charging him with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Jackson was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Justin Doering, Minneapolis, on a Cloud County Warrant for Failure to Appear. Doering was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

Fire Dept/EMS Report
 At 11:24 a.m., Monday, Medic-5, Medic-1, Truck-1 and Rescue-1 responded to the 300 block of East 18th for a two-vehicle injury accident and transported a 25-year-old female patient, four-year-old female patient and a 45-year-old male patient to Cloud County Health Center.
 At 1:30 p.m., Monday, Medic-2 responded to Cloud County Health Center and transported a 25-year-old female patient to Salina Regional Health Center.
 At 2:35 p.m. Monday, Medic-5 responded to 200 West 21st and transported an 87-year-old male patient to Cloud County Health Center.
 At 7:19 p.m., Monday, Medic-5 responded to the 100 block of West 9th for a 15-year-old female patient. No transport was made.
 At 9:02 p.m., Monday, Medic-5 responded to the 600 block of 2nd Ave. and transported a 93-year-old female patient to Cloud County Health Center.

 At 3:01 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-5 responded to the 700 block of Cloud and transported a 74-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.

Police Dept. Report
Accident—Officers investigated a two vehicle injury accident Monday at 11:20 a.m. in the 300 block of East 18th St. involving vehicles driven by Christopher J. Walker and Shana Dawn Stokes, both of Concordia.
Arrest–Officers arrested Sarah M. Reddick, 22, Concordia, at approximately 2:20 p.m., Monday, in the 500 block of Spruce Street. Reddick was transported to Cloud County Corrections and charged with Domestic Battery.

NEWS

City set to revise animal codes

By Jessica LeDuc Blade staff writer  The city of Concordia's restrictions on specific breeds of dogs – as well as other types of animals – will soon go by the wayside. The ordinance to completely revise the city's animal codes was tabled at Wednesday night's... [More]

Courthouse 4-17-14

District Court CIVIL Settled:  In the case of Jessica Sherwood vs. A. Retta Waite, Concordia, judgment was entered in favor of the Defendant. Waite received judgment of $2,773.84 for rental property she owned. Costs of $109.80 were assessed to Sherwood. Judgment shall bear... [More]

Sign-up has begun for disaster assistance

 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Tuesday that starting April 15, eligible farmers and ranchers can sign up for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) disaster assistance programs restored by passage of the 2014 Farm Bill.  "We implemented these programs in... [More]

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SPORTS

Rall pitches T-Birds past Pratt

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 The Cloud County Community College baseball team split a Jayhawk Conference Western Division doubleheader with Pratt Tuesday at the Concordia Sports Complex. Cloud County won the first game, 4-1. Pratt outslugged the Thunderbirds 13-12 in the second game. Jesse Rall limited... [More]

Concordia girls finish fourth

ELLSWORTH — Megan James, Molly Adams and Maggie Lambert  recorded first-place finishes to help the Concordia Panthers to a fourth-place finish in the Ellsworth Invitational track and field meet Tuesday. James won the pole vault by clearing 9-0. She also placed sixth... [More]

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OPINIONS

Letter to the Editor 4-11-14

Dear Editor, Subject: Blowing out the candle  Abortion blows out the candle of the future. Everyone with a mind and a conscience knows this.     President Lincoln's words on the slavery issue apply. “I couldn't deny to someone else what I myself desire,... [More]

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