For the record 3-12-13

Police Dept. Report
Arrest—Officers arrested Christopher Jordan Walker, 25,
Concordia, at approximately 3:20 a.m., March 12, at the corner of East 16th and Olive Street. Walker was arrested on a Cloud County Warrant for Criminal Damage to Property and also charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Simulated Controlled Substance. Walker was transported to Cloud County Corrections.


Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 4:17 p.m., Monday, Medic-5 responded to the 500 block West 18th for a 76-year-old male patient. No transport was made.
At 10:05 p.m., Monday, Medic-5 responded to the 1100 block of West 11th for a 100-year-old female. Transported to Cloud County Health Center.
At 11:33 p.m., Monday, Medic-5 responded to Cloud County Health Center for a 100-year-old female. Transported back home 1100 block of West 11th.


Volunteers create mosaic for new playground

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Medical Director of the Year


Cloud County Health Center Chief of Staff Dr. Justin Poore (left) was recently awarded the Kansas Emergency Medical Technicians Association's Medical Director of the Year award. This award honors special accomplishments, innovations, fresh ideas and significant contributions... [More]

For the record 4-18-14

Fire Dept./EMS Report At 8:47a.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Truck-1 went to the 400 block of West 10th and transported a 62-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center. At 2:08 p.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Rescue-1, Truck-1, Truck-2 went to Highway 24 and 90th Road for a one motor vehicle... [More]

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Panthers drop pair of league games to Wamego

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Rimrodt places second in singles


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Letter to the Editor 4-18-14

Dear Editor,   Questions that need answers? 1. Why should we sign up for the Special Civility Pledge? 2. Isn't the “Bill of Rights” still acceptable?        3. Aren't the Ten Commandments still taught? 4. What happened to the... [More]

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