For the record 11-22-13

Police Dept. report
Arrests – On Nov. 21 at 4 a.m., officers initiated a traffic stop in the 1800 block of Republican and upon investigation, arrested Alexander Kunz, 21, for transporting an open container. He was cited and released.
Officers arrested Brent Vanmeter, 44, at 10:30 a.m., Nov. 20, in the 400 block of East 1st on a Saline County warrant for failure to appear. He was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Theft – Jayna Smith, Soldier, reported at 8 p.m., Nov. 19, theft of items from the 2200 block of Campus Drive. Investigation continues.

NEWS

For the record 5-4-15

Fire Dept./EMS Report At 10:30 a.m., Sunday, Medic-1 responded to the 700 block of Cloud for a 74-year-old female patient. No transport was made. At 11:24 a.m., Sunday, Medic-1 responded to the 700 block of Cloud and transported an 82-year-old female patient to Cloud County... [More]

Concordia, rural firefighters able to contain house fire

 The Concordia Fire Department and Cloud County Rural firefighters responded to a house fire at 320 West 17th late Thursday morning, and were able to control the blaze.  Concordia Fire Chief Eric Voss said the department received a call of smoke coming from the house,... [More]

For the record 5-1-15

Police Dept. Report Accidents—Officers investigated an accident at 2:10 a.m., April 30, which occurred in the 1300 block of Washington involving a vehicle driven by Jaylinn Dent, 20, Concordia, and property owned by the City of Concordia. Dent was charged with Driving Under... [More]

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SPORTS

Panther girls place second

BELOIT — The Concordia High School girls' track and field team placed second in the Beloit Relays on Friday.  Concordia scored 80 points in the meet.  Beloit placed first in the Class 3A-4A division with 131 points. Clay Center was third with 76. The Concordia... [More]

Panthers sweep Trojans

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 Taking advantage of five walks, a hit batter and four errors, the Concordia Panthers pushed across eight runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to turn a two-run deficit into a six-run lead and then held on to defeat Southeast of Saline 14-11 in the second game of a baseball... [More]

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OPINIONS

Letter to the Editor 5-1-15

Dear Editor  (and Citizens of Concordia),   I grew up in Concordia and have been back to my hometown now for over 30 years.  I have always called Concordia my home, even when I lived elsewhere. I have always been proud of this community and what it has always had... [More]

Prairie Pondering

The Calypso . . .     Sometimes a subject presents itself, chatters onto the page fast and easy, and the morning offers time for other things.Then again, there comes a long-forgotten, fascinating idea, with so much to seek or recall, sort,  decide what ... [More]

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