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

Courthouse 3-27-15

District Court Small Claims Settled: M&D Properties received a judgment of $950 plus 12 percent per annum interest from Josephine E. Cox, Topeka. Tower Estates received a judgment of $3,702.50 from Shelbi Havel, Concordia. Mike's TV & Appliance received a judgment of... [More]

For the record 3-26-15

Sheriff's Dept. Report Arrests—Deputies arrested Brandin Tate, Miltonvale, March 19, on a Saline County Warrant for Probation Violation. Tate was booked into Cloud County Corrections. Deputies arrested Rebecca Wheeler, Concordia, March 19, on a Bond Revocation. Wheeler... [More]

School board candidates agree funding main issue

 Mark Nordell and Pat Prindaville agree that funding, or the lack thereof, will be a significant challenge for Unified School District 333 in the upcoming years.  Nordell and Prindaville, candidates for position two on the USD 333 board of education in the April 7 election,... [More]

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SPORTS

Three Panthers earn all-state honors

 Three members of the Concordia High School girls' basketball team that placed fourth in the Class 4A-Division II state tournament have received all-state recognition.  Tristen Leiszler and Jordan Eshbaugh were named Class 4A-Division II first-team all-state by Sports... [More]

Holmes named player of the year

 Concordia High School junior Cooper Holmes has been named the Class 4A-Division II Player of the Year by Sports in Kansas.  Holmes, 6-4, led the state, all classes, in scoring by averaging 30.2 points per game. He also averaged 9.5 rebounds and 2.1 steals per contest.... [More]

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

A treasure nearly lost . . . Friday, My children keep reminding me I need to sort, really begin to sort. They aren't talking about money or jewelry or anything which would interest thieves.   That would be slim pickings for a thief.  It's stacks of obituaries... [More]

Letter to the Editor 3-27-15

Dear Editor,  It is our opinion that everyone in Concordia will suffer a financial loss and some (near the tower) will experience negative health effects if Horvath, Inc. is allowed to construct a 170 foot cell phone tower at 15th & Hill Street.  There are many... [More]

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