For the record 4-21-14

Police Dept. Report
Accident–Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 10:55 p.m., April 18, in the 900 block of East 7th Street. A vehicle driven by Karah E. Standridge, Concordia, struck a parked  vehicle owned by Jeromy J. Thrash, also of Concordia.
Arrests—Officers arrested Natasha Lynn Martinez, 20, Clifton, at approximately 3 a.m., April 19, in the 1100 block of Cedar Street. Martinez was stopped for not wearing a seat belt and upon investigation charged with No Seat Belt, Driving While Suspended, Obstruction of Official Duty, Refusal of Intoxilizer and Driving Under the Influence. Martinez was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.
 Officers responded to the 800 block of Matthew Street at approximately 8 p.m., April 19, for a complaint of Damage to Property. Officers arrested Lawrence C. Croxford, 30, Auburn, Maine, for Criminal Damage to Property. Croxford was cited and released.
 Officers arrested Duaine C. Otott, 19, Concordia, at 6 p.m., April 20, in the 100 block of East College Drive, charging him with Theft. Otott was cited and released.

Fire Dept./EMS Report
 At 12:22 p.m., Sunday, Medic-5 responded to the 700 block of West 13th for a 21-month-old. No transport was made.
 At 6:04 p.m., Sunday, Medic-5 responded to the 500 block of East 10th and transported an  84-year-old male patient to Cloud County Health Center.
 At 12:48 a.m., Monday, Medic-5 responded to Union Road and 155th Road for a vehicle rollover. No transport was made.


Fire causes extensive damage to Concordia home

 Fire caused extensive damage to a Concordia home, 525 E. 13th St., early Sunday morning.  The Concordia Fire Department received a call from the homeowner at about 2 a.m. The first fire engine arrived at 2:04 a.m., and the fire was under control at 2:14. The last unit... [More]

For the record 10-12-15

Police Dept. Report Arrests—Officers arrested a 15-year-old juvenile at approximately 10:20 p.m., Oct. 9, in the 400 block of West 6th Street charging him with Minor in Consumption. He was released to his parents. Officers arrested Faithlyn Piggee, 18, Ardmore, Okla., at... [More]

Courthouse 10-9-15

District Court LIMITED CIVIL Settled: Central National Bank received a judgment of $68.43 from Walter P. Stimatze, Concordia. Mohawk Serving Inc. received $2,047.55 plus interest and costs from Rug & Wrap. Concordia. Central National Bank received a judgment of $317.05 plus... [More]

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Panthers blank Wamego for third straight win


 Power, finesse and a little trickery led to three touchdowns in the third quarter as the Concordia Panthers pulled away to a 27-0 North Central Kansas League win over Wamego Friday night at Harold M. Clark Stadium.  Concordia fullback  Karter Steinle pounded out... [More]

CHS wins Marysville Invitational

 Rattling off five consecutive wins after losing to Sabetha in the opening round of pool play, the Concordia High School volleyball team won the Marysville Invitational on Saturday.  Concordia bounced back from the loss to Sabetha to defeat Nemaha Central, Marysville... [More]

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Letter to the Editor 10-9-15

Dear  Editor,  There have been a lot of different stories evolve in the news and Facebook lately regarding the flu vaccine.  The flu became more prevalent in the United States after the outbreak at Fort Riley, Kansas, among a group of soldiers in 1918. The conditions... [More]

Prairie Pondering

Screened Porch Memories . . .   All my life I have looked lovingly at screened in porches, the larger the better, and for a portion of my childhood and growing up and coming home to, it was part of our home life. Even our dog's who, since we were country, could sleep... [More]

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