For the record 3-4-14

Police Dept. Report
Accidents—Officers investigated a one vehicle accident at 10:40 a.m., Monday, in the 1500 block of Lincoln Street. A vehicle driven by Carolyn L. Skocny, Cuba, Kan., struck a sign at that location.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 8:55 p.m., Monday, in the 300 block of East 10th Street. A vehicle driven by Kristina Marie Walker, Concordia, struck a legally parked and unattended vehicle owned by Kevin Lee Cain, Lucas. No injuries were reported.
Arrest—Officers arrested Jeremiah Daniel Brooks, 21, and Lorenzo Dillard, 19, both of Concordia, at 1:10 a.m., Tuesday, in the 2200 block of Campus Drive. Brooks and Dillard were both transported to Cloud County Corrections and charged with Possession of Marijuana.

Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 12:09 a.m., Monday, Medic-1 went to Republic County Hospital for long distance transfer of a 50-year-old female to Lincoln, Neb.
At 4:48 a.m., Monday, Medic-5 went to 1300 Quaint Road for an 83-year-old male. No transport was made.
At 4:56 a.m., Monday, Medic-1 went to the 400 block of East 15th and transported a 61-year-old male to Cloud County Health Center.


Courthouse 7-31-14

District Court CIVIL Settled: City of Miltonvale and William R. Jones and Cynthia A. Jones received quiet title to real estate from John A. Rickard, Hepribah, Ga. Filed: Jerod L. Francis petitions the Court to enter an order requesting reinstatement of his driving privileges... [More]

CCCC board approves publishing budget

 The Cloud County Community College board of trustees approved publishing the 2014-2015 budget Tuesday night, leaving the mill levy unchanged.  Amy Lange, vice president for administrative services, recommended the board maintain the operational mill levy at 25.694... [More]

For the record 7-30-14

Police Dept. Report Arrests—Officers responded to a disturbance call in the 300 block of West 8th at approximately 8:15 p.m., July 28 and arrested William Strommen, 19, Concordia, charging him with Criminal Damage to Property, Domestic Related and Criminal Threat. He was... [More]

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CNB clips Norton 2-1 in K-18 state title game

LUCAS — Scratching out just enough runs to back a solid pitching performance by Cole Larsen, Concordia Citizens National Bank clipped Norton 2-1 in the championship game of the K-18 Baseball State Tournament Tuesday night. Larsen gave up just one run on four hits, struck... [More]

Blues cruise into Class AA state tournament

LINCOLN — Outscoring its opponents in the semifinal game and championship game by a combined 20-1, the Concordia Blues qualified for the Kansas American Legion Baseball Class AA State Tournament. Concordia shut out Lincoln 11-0 in the semifinal game of the Class AA Zone... [More]

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In the mean time

 Last week's rerun of GOD'S WINGS started a series of meditations for me. One of the most difficult was my seeking to answer the question, Would I be willing to lay down my life for another? When the chips were down, would I, like the mother bird, remain steadfast or would... [More]

Voters should be informed

In today’s fast-paced society, we’re often “too busy” to inquire and learn about different political points of view.  Those who vote need to familiarize themselves with the positions of every candidate.  Too often, we simply vote along party... [More]

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