For the record 1-17-14

Police Dept. Report
Arrest—Officers conducted a traffic stop at 6:20 a.m., Friday Jan. 17, in the 1300 block of Hill St. and upon investigation arrested Kirk Bolte, 42, Concordia, for Driving While Suspended and Driving With an Expired Tag. He was cited and released.
Accident—Officers investigated an Accident which occurred Thurs., at 10:05 p.m., in the 500 block of East 6th involving a vehicle driven by Natasha Martinez, Clifton, and vehicles owned by Christopher Thrash and Louis Thrash, both of Concordia.


Fire Dept./EMS Report
 At 4:19 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-5 went to the 700 block of East 6th and transported a five-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
 At 9:35 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-2 went to Cloud County Health Center for long distance transfer of a 41-year-old female to Salina Regional Health Center.


For the record 12-24-14

Police Dept. report Accidents – Officers investigated an accident at 5:45 p.m., Dec. 23, in the 200 block of East 5th involving a vehicle driven by Jolene Swihart and a bicycle ridden by Henry Forester, both of Concordia. No injuries were reported. Officers investigated... [More]

Courthouse 12-24-14

District Court CIVIL Dismissed: The case of Forrest Robert Koos vs. Patricia E. Rogers, as special administrator of the estate of Caroline Rogers, deceased, Osage City, has been dismissed with prejudice. LIMITED CIVIL Settled: Tallgrass Veterinary Hospital P.A. received a judgment... [More]

Commission approves appointment to JJA board

 Cloud County board of commissioners Monday approved a resolution for the appointment of Brandi Hake as the Judiciary Representative to the JJA/Community Corrections Advisory Board.  In other business, Andy Asch, highway administrator, presented the design agreement... [More]

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Cowboys pound out 67-58 victory over Panthers

 What the Concordia Panthers wanted to do defensively against the Abilene Cowboys they were unable to do. Concordia wanted to make the Cowboys score from the perimeter, and keep them out of the lane. Abilene made one three-point basket and 12 free throws, and the remaining... [More]

Panthers fall short against Cowgirls

 It was the little things that thwarted a furious fourth quarter rally by the Concordia Panthers. Trailing Abilene by as many as 15 points in the final period, the Panthers were down 58-44 with just under four minutes to play. Concordia would cut the deficit to five points,... [More]

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Letter to the Editor 12-19-14

Dear Editor,  In March 2014, a group of young professionals in Concordia started meeting monthly to network and begin working on projects that would benefit our community. Many of us had been active in the Park Project and wanted to continue the momentum. We started calling... [More]

Year of Peace

Sometimes a gift is more than just what's under the tree  By Sister Jean Rosemarynoski  Christmas is a time when differences seem to melt away and we more readily come together as a human community to care for one another.  The Concordia Year of Peace would like... [More]

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