For the record 1-30-14

Police Dept. Report
Arrests—Officers conducted a traffic stop at 17th and Washington at 12:11 a.m., Jan. 30, and upon investigation arrested Kevin Linares, 18, of Van Nuys, Calif., for Driving Without a License and Stopping in a Roadway. He was cited and released.
Officers conducted a traffic stop at 11 p.m., Jan. 29, in the 700 block of Cedar and upon investigation arrested James Lehman, 19, Tribune, charging him with Administrative DUI, Minor in Possession and Transporting Open Container. He was cited and released.
Burglary—Officers investigated a Burglary at 3:45 p.m., Jan. 29, which occurred in the 500 block of East 7th. Investigation continues.
Theft—William Strommen, Concordia, reported at 2:50 p.m., Jan. 29, Theft of Items which occurred in the 300 block of West 8th. Investigation continues.
Roylee Knowles, Concordia, reported at 11:30 a.m., Jan. 29, Theft of Items from the 300 block of East 6th. Investigation continues.


Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 8:58 a.m., Wednesday, Medic-5 responded to the 700 block of Kansas and transported a 67-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
At 2:23 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-5 responded to Cloud County Health Center and transported a 54-year-old female patient to her home.
At 6:14 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-1 responded to Cloud County Health Center and transported a 65-year-old female patient to Salina Regional Health Center.

At 12:49 a.m., Thursday, Medic-5 responded t the 800 block of Russ Street and transported a 34-year-old patient to Cloud County Health Center.


County officials give reports at monthly meeting

Cloud County board of commissioners had its monthly meeting with county officials as part of their regular session Monday morning and heard the following reports: COUNTY CLERK Linda Bogart reported her office is completing all of the reporting requirements for the August Primary... [More]

For the record 8-19-14

Police Dept. Report  Arrests—Officers arrested James D. Ninemire, 40, Concordia, at approximately 12:30 a.m., Aug. 19, in the 900 block of Archer Street charging him with Driving Under the Influence, Transporting an Open Container, Possession of Marijuana and Possession... [More]

For the record 8-18-14

Police Dept. Report Theft–Gilford Hale, Concordia, reported on Friday, Aug. 15, at 12:45 p.m. the Theft of Items from the 500 block of West 3rd St. Investigation continues. Accident– Officers investigated an Accident on Sat., Aug. 16th, at 11:00 a.m. in the 1500 block... [More]

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Local gymnasts compete

DES MOINES, Iowa — Gymnasts representing the Concordia Gymnastics Center competed in the 2014 Junior Olympics.  Katie Thompson, Concordia, captured first place in the all-around in the Level 7, 18-year-old division. She was first on the bars, first in the floor exercise,... [More]

Blues advance to semifinals of state tournament

WATHENA – The Concordia Blues advanced to the semifinals of the Class AA State American Legion baseball tournament with a 9-6 win over Larned here last night. The Blues are one of just two unbeaten teams remaining in the double elimination tournament. Fort Scott, also unbeaten... [More]

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Prairie Pondering

Times not to be forgotten . . .  A recent headline declares “Music complements life.”  Does it ever! But the immediate reaction to that headline was thinking that, hopefully, we soon could be hearing early band practice. It gets me out of bed on lazy... [More]

In the mean time

 Under August 20, “Touchstones,” a book of daily meditations for men, has this to offer, “Spiritual growth is the result of coming face-to-face with our own situation, feeling the brunt of our own puzzlement, recognizing no recipe will apply completely,... [More]

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