For the record 3-7-14

Police Dept. Report
Arrest—Officers were called to the 700 block of West 5th at 1:40 a.m., March 7, and upon arrival arrested Lawrence Croxford, 30, Concordia, who was transported to Cloud County Corrections. He was charged with Interference with a Law Enforcement Officer, Battery, Criminal Trespass, Misdemeanor Criminal Damage to Property, Disorderly Conduct and Felony Criminal Damage to Property.
Theft—On March 6 at 5:30 p.m. Casey's General Store reported a Theft that had occurred in the 1300 block of Lincoln. Investigation continues.

 

Sheriff's Report
Arrests—Deputies arrested Richard Knapp, Jamestown, March 1 charging him with Driving While Suspended and on a Warrant for for Failure to Appear. Knapp was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Natasha Martinez, Clay Center, March 5 on a Cloud County Warrant for Hosting a Party, Contributing to a Child's Misconduct and Criminal Damage to Property.
On March 5, deputies arrested Jerod Francis, Clyde, charging him with DUI. Francis was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Gavin Scheibe, Beattie, March 6, charging him with DUI and Minor in Consumption. Scheibe was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

Fire Dept./EMS Report

At 7:35 a.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Rescue-1 Truck-1, Medic-1 responded to the intersection of 9th and Willow for a two vehicle accident and transported a 46-year-old female patient to Republic County Hospital.
At 9:12 a.m., Thursday, Medic-5 responded to Republic County Hospital for a long distance transfer of a 46-year-old female patient to Salina Regional Health Care Center.
At 2 p.m., Thursday, Medic-2 responded to Cloud County Health Center and transported a 21-year-old female patient to Salina Regional Health Care.

At 2:05 a.m., Friday, Medic-5 responded to the 100 block of West 9th for a 30-year-old male patient. No transport was made.

NEWS

Swenson returns home with purchase of Duis Meat

 A chance to come back home was a big plus for Ryan Swenson when he decided to purchase Duis Meat Processing from Toby and Sue Duis.  Swenson, son of Richard and Denise Swenson, Concordia, was born and raised in Concordia, growing up on the family farm north of town.... [More]

Courthouse 8-27-15

District Court CIVIL Settled: Commerce Bank received a judgment of $11,996.60 plus costs and interest from Gail Johnson, Concordia. LIMITED CIVIL Settled: Credit Management Services Inc. received a judgment of $3,137.31 plus interest and costs from Sheila Copple and Ben Copple,... [More]

For the record 8-27-15

Police Dept. Report Accidents—Officers investigated an accident at 3:25 p.m., Aug. 26, in the 100 block of West 7th involving vehicles driven by Barbara Tracy and Nina Sheely, Concordia. Officers investigated accident at 3:25 p.m., Aug. 26, in the 2200 section of Campus... [More]

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SPORTS

T-Birds cruise in conference opener

DODGE CITY — Taking to the road for the Jayhawk Conference Western Division opener, the Cloud County Community College volleyball team downed Dodge City Community College in straight sets Wednesday night.  Now 4-1 on the season, the Thunderbirds won the first set,... [More]

T-Birds go 3-1 in RKP Invitational

BEATRICE, Neb. — The Cloud County Community College volleyball team opened its season by going 3-1 in RKP Invitational hosted by Southeast (Neb.) Community College on Friday and Saturday.  Cloud County downed Southwestern (Iowa) Community College in straight sets in... [More]

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OPINIONS

Letter to the Editor 8-28-15

Dear Editor,  This letter is being written in response to the news media coverage of the Health Department's budget. We have had a multitude of people either stop us on the street, call or ask our families about the statement the Health Department was $100,000 over on commodities.... [More]

Prairie Pondering

This and That . . .  Quite often, I wonder if there are other people in their 90s who suddenly become quite aware of Time and the essence thereof, resulting in a frustrated, often frantic state of mind in which too many things demand attention, none of which seems to get... [More]

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