For the record 2-6-13

Sheriff’s Dept. Report

Arrests–On Feb. 5, Sheriff’s deputies arrested Dustin Crane, Concordia, on a Cloud County Warrant for Aggravated Indecent Liberties with a Child and Criminal Threat. Crane was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
On Feb. 4, Sheriff’s deputies arrested Dalton Comstock, Concordia, on Cloud County Warrants for Failure to Appear and Failure to Register and also on a Russell County Warrant for Failure to Pay Fines. Comstock was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

Fire Dept./EMS Report

On Feb. 5, at 1:00 p.m., Medic-5 responded to 11th and Lincoln for a 2-vehicle accident and transported an 83-year-old female patient to Cloud County Health Center.
At 7:00 p.m. on Feb. 5, Medic-5 responded to the 1400 block of Highland Drive for an 83-year-old female patient and transported her to Cloud County Health Center.


Six appointed to arts commission

 Six people were appointed to the newly formed Concordia Arts Commission during Wednesday night's city commission meeting. City Manager Larry Uri said the idea for an arts commission came about because of a grant he is working on for a mural at the proposed Broadway Plaza... [More]

For the record 8-21-14

Police Dept. Report Accident—At 4 p.m., Aug. 20, officers investigated an accident in the 600 block of Washington involving vehicles driven by Savannah Brockelman and Leslie Freeman, both of Concordia.

For the record 8-20-14

Police Dept. Report Arrest—Officers arrested Erin Crawford, 21, Concordia, at 5:10 p.m., Aug. 19, in the 100 block of West 6th Street on a Cloud County Warrant for Failure to Comply. Crawford was transported to Cloud County Law Enforcement Center. Fire Dept./EMS Report... [More]

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Local gymnasts compete

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Blues advance to semifinals of state tournament

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Prairie Pondering

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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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