For the record 4-2-13

Police Dept Report
Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 7:55 a.m., April 1, in the intersection of Lincoln and East 7th Street involving vehicles driven by Corey J. Clark and Tabitha M. Kirgis, both of Concordia. No injuries were reported.
Officers arrested Damian Kyle Clancy, 26, Concordia, April 2 at approximately 1:55 a.m. in the 2200 block of Lincoln charging him with Driving While Suspended and Criminal Trespass. Clancy was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Theft—Melissa D. Anderson, Concordia, reported at 10 a.m., April 1 Theft of Property. The theft occurred sometime between March 27 and 29 in the 300 block of East 16th Street.
Accident—Officers investigated a multiple vehicle accident at 8:20 p.m., April 1, in the intersection of East 6th and Lincoln Streets. Vehicles driven by Turner R. McDaniel, Fairmont, Neb., and Hugh Daniel Sands, Fort Shaw, Mont., collided at that location. The McDaniel vehicle then struck two unoccupied vehicles in the 200 block of East 6th Street. McDaniel, 29, was arrested at that location and charged with Driving Under the Influence, Transporting Open Container, Refusal of Preliminary Breath Test, Driving Too Fast for Conditions and Following Too Closely. He was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

Sheriff's Dept. Report
Arrests—Deputies arrested Robert Payne, Hastings, Neb., March 29 on a Cloud County Warrant for seven counts of Giving a Worthless Check. Payne was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Brock Sallman March 31 for Driving Under the Influence. Sallman was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

NEWS

Voters to head to polls for Tuesday’s primary

 Cloud County voters will have the opportunity to help elect candidates for U.S. senator, 1st District representative, a governor and numerous other state offices when they go to the polls for the primary election next Tuesday, Aug. 5.  Republicans in Cloud County's... [More]

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]

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SPORTS

Blues advance to semifinals of state tournament

WATHENA – The Concordia Blues advanced to the semifinals of the Class AA State American Legion baseball tournament with a 9-6 win over Larned here last night. The Blues are one of just two unbeaten teams remaining in the double elimination tournament. Fort Scott, also unbeaten... [More]

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]

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OPINIONS

In the mean time

 “The roots of the American experiment in democracy reach back thousands of years, fed by our failures as well as our successes, our crimes as well as our ideals. When at last we learn humility, our republic will bloom.” These words are from Jacob Needleman,... [More]

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