For the record 11-25-13

Police Dept. Report
Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 1:45 p.m., Nov. 22, in the 300 block of West 6th Street. Vehicles driven by Linda Metro and Dixie Trost, both of Concordia, collided at that location. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a one vehicle accident at approximately 3:45 p.m., Nov. 22, in the 1300 block of Lincoln. A vehicle driven by Kevin Mead, Concordia, struck a building at that location. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 1:30 p.m., Nov. 23, in the 2300 block of Lincoln. A vehicle driven by James R. Lindquist, Giltner, Neb., struck a vehicle driven by Diedrich M. Unrau, Manitoba, Canada. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle acciden at 10:45 a.m., Nov. 24, in the 100 block of West 11th Street. A vehicle driven by Christina Brodie, Concordia, struck a legally parked and unattended vehicle owned by Andrew Knickerbocker, Concordia. No injuries were reported.
Arrests—Officers arrested Thaddeus J. Revell, 41, Concordia, at 4:30 p.m., Nov. 23, in the 100 block of East 2nd Street on a Saline County Warrant for Failure to Appear. Revell was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Officers arrested Jesus Antonio Reyes, 26, Concordia, at approximately 3 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 24, in the 400 block of West 6th Street. Reyes was taken to Cloud County Corrections and booked on charges of Criminal Threat.
Theft—Brianna Brooks, Concordia, reported at 12:40 p.m., Nov. 24, the Theft of Items that had occurred sometime the night before. Investigation continues.


Courthouse 11-25-15

District Court CRIMINAL Everardo Escamilla-Valdivia appeared Nov. 23 and was found guilty of speeding, 80/70 and no driver's license on person. For the speeding charge, he was ordered to pay a fine of $45 and costs of the action, $108. For the no driver's license charge, he was... [More]

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Seventh grade girls fall to Abilene, 31-14

ABILENE — Abilene defeated the Concordia seventh grade girls' basketball team 31-14 on Tuesday. Concordia trailed Abilene 7-1 at the end of the first quarter. Abilene scored seven points in the second period to four for the Panthers, and led 14-11 at halftime. Concordia... [More]

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Bolting to a big lead, the Cloud County Thunderbirds cruised to a 91-52 win over Hesston College Tuesday night in Bryant Gymnasium. Cloud County scored the first 16 points of the game, and held Hesston scoreless for better than six minutes on its way to a fourth consecutive victory.... [More]

Thunderbirds rally to defeat pesky Ichabods, 73-67


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Letter to the Editor 11-23-15

Dear Editor,  and Friends and Neighbors,  We are writing this letter to you because we care about the people of Concordia in a special way. We are grateful for the many ways you have helped and cared for us over the years. You have been and are even now our partners... [More]

The wrong side of history

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