For the record 10-31-13
Police Dept. Report
Citation—Officers doing a traffic stop at approximately 3:40 a.m., Oct. 30, in the 1200 block of Lincoln St. cited and released William Charles Broney, 63, Fort Worth, Texas, charging him with Driving While Suspended.
Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 9:16 a.m., Wednesday, Medic-5 went to the 100 block of West 6th for a 76-year-old male. No transport was made.
At 9:03 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-5 went to the 300 block of Spear in Glasco for a 52-year-old male. No transport was made.
At 6:35 a.m., Thursday, Medic-5 went to 1000 N. 90th Road and transported an 82-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
Sheriff's Dept. Report Arrests—Deputies arrested Brandin Tate, Miltonvale, March 19, on a Saline County Warrant for Probation Violation. Tate was booked into Cloud County Corrections. Deputies arrested Rebecca Wheeler, Concordia, March 19, on a Bond Revocation. Wheeler... [More]
Mark Nordell and Pat Prindaville agree that funding, or the lack thereof, will be a significant challenge for Unified School District 333 in the upcoming years. Nordell and Prindaville, candidates for position two on the USD 333 board of education in the April 7 election,... [More]
Seven years after receiving a $984,000 grant from the Department of Energy, the Cloud County Community College board of trustees learned Tuesday night that money is finally in the bank. The grant was used in 2008 to purchase two wind turbines that sit on the hill... [More]
Concordia High School junior Cooper Holmes has been named the Class 4A-Division II Player of the Year by Sports in Kansas. Holmes, 6-4, led the state, all classes, in scoring by averaging 30.2 points per game. He also averaged 9.5 rebounds and 2.1 steals per contest.... [More]
Three members of the Concordia High School wrestling team have received All-North Central Kansas League recognition. Zach Strait was selected to the All-NCKL team. Gunner Rairden and Cameron Miller received all-league honorable mention. Strait, a freshman,... [More]
Chief Joseph . . . History has a lot of raw deals for decent people. One is that of Chief Joseph. When researching his history, one finds that there can be a few critics for his actions or words, which is true for almost anyone, even Christ. It sometimes seems as... [More]
As you travel south on State Street and approach 17th Street, a sign warns you of an imminent DIP. The sign tells you of a depression in the pavement,” and has been placed there for your protection. Should one go through the intersection at a rate of speed inconsistent... [More]