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 rollover. Medic-5 transported a 29-year-old female and a six-month-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
Police Dept. Report
Accident—Officers investigated an accident at 4:30 p.m., April 17, which occurred in the 100 block of E. College Drive involving a vehicle driven by Kaylee Banks, Concordia. Investigation continues.
Sheriff's Dept. Report
Arrests—Deputies arrested Alan Zach, Concordia, April 16 on a Cloud County Warrant for Motion to Revoke Probation. Zach was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Timothy Rowland, Concordia, April 16 on a Cloud County Warrant for Motion to Revoke Probation. Rowland was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Sheriff Brian Marks and Amber Lindberg, jail administrator, reported to Cloud County commissioners at their meeting Monday that two representatives of the Kansas Department of Corrections visited the Law Enforcement Center last Friday and were pleased with the facility.... [More]
A two-vehicle crash north of Concordia Saturday morning sent two people to the hospital. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 1995 Ford truck driven by Robin Davern, Clyde, was westbound on Union Road shortly after 10 a.m. when she failed to stop at the stop... [More]
A documentary about former Concordia Blade-Empire columnist Marion Ellet will receive an award for excellence during the 2015 Broadcast Education Association's Festival of Media Arts in Las Vegas on April 12. Thomas Nelson, associate professor of communications at... [More]
SALINA — Concordia’s Zach Strait and Cameron Miller picked up wins in the Class 4A state wrestling tournament Friday and Saturday at the Bicentennial Center. Strait, a freshman, went 2-2 in the 106-pound class. Miller, a junior making his third consecutive trip to... [More]
Putting the frustrations of the regular season behind them, the Cloud County Thunderbirds went on the road and upset Barton Community College 84-81 in the opening round of the Region 6 Tournament Saturday night. Cloud County, which was beaten 78-69 by Barton in the final... [More]
Nothing more to say . . . Sometimes an obituary can become almost poetic, perhaps and especially if the paper is back home country - “Scott served in the U.S. Army from 1959 to 1965. He was a member of the Baptist Church, a hard worker, a green thumb genius... [More]
Dear Editor, The letter written by David Norlin that appeared in the February 24th edition of the Blade-Empire is yet another example of anti-gun rhetoric espoused by individuals who have a far left political viewpoint. I think Professor Norlin should have followed his... [More]