For the record 2-24-14

Police Dept. Report
Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 8:40 a.m. in the 200 block of East 19th Street involving vehicles driven by Destiny R. McClure, Superior, Neb., and William M. Lust, St. George. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 9:30 p.m., Feb. 21, in the 1100 block of Republican. A vehicle driven by Edwin A. Mueller, Wamego, struck a legally parked vehicle owned by Strecker Inc., Concordia.
Betty Havens, Concordia, reported at 2:45 p.m., Feb. 18, that sometime between June and September 2013 items had been taken from the 600 block of east 7th Street.
Levi S. Anderson, Concordia, reported a Theft from the 100 block of West 6th Street at 2:20 p.m., Feb. 22. Theft occurred between 6 p.m., Feb. 17, and 9 p.m., Feb., 21. Investigation continues.
Arrests—Officers arrested Jordan Christian Haist-Richard, 29, Lucas, at approximately 8:30 p.m., Feb. 21, in the 1900 block of Lincoln Street. Haist-Richard was arrested on a Russell County Warrant for Worthless Checks and transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Officers investigating a Noise Complaint at 12:05 a.m., Feb. 22, in the 100 block of State Street arrested Cameron Krager, 20, and Annessa N. Christenson, 20, both of Concordia. They were charged with Minor in Consumption.


Sheriff's Dept. Report
Arrest—Deputies arrested Brian Unruh, Salina, Feb. 21 charging him with possession of methamphetamines and possession of drug paraphernalia. Unruh was transported to Cloud County Corrections.


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Letter to the Editor 4-18-14

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