For the record 4-4-13

Police Dept. Report
Accident—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 5 p.m., April 3, in the 1700 block of East 7th involving vehicles driven by Sammy Grech of Idaho Springs, Colo., and Pearl Mason, Concordia.
Theft—Rodney Imhoff reported a theft at 4:30 p.m., April 3 that occurred in the 300 block of West 6th.
Arrest—At 11:30 p.m., April 3, officers conducted a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Campus Drive which led to the arrest of Charlsie Craig, 20, Scandia, on charges of Minor in Possession. She was cited and released. Also arrested was Holly Boley, 19, Concordia, on charges of Minor in Possession, Transporting Open Container, DUI and Careless Driving. She was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

LOST AND FOUND—The following items have been turned in to the Concordia Police Department to be identified and claimed: Men's wallet (City Park), woman's purse (3rd and Cedar), bicycle (1500 block of Archer), computer with bag (100 block of West 12th Street), key with tag (300 block of West 6th Street), Key with light (200 block of Court Street), pocket knife (700 block of Washington), jacket, media player with earphones, 200 block of West 5th Street, handicap placard (300 block of West 6th Street), cell phone (300 block of West 5th Street).


Sign-up has begun for disaster assistance

 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Tuesday that starting April 15, eligible farmers and ranchers can sign up for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) disaster assistance programs restored by passage of the 2014 Farm Bill.  "We implemented these programs in... [More]

For the record 4-16-14

Sheriff's Dept. Report Arrests—Deputies arrested Mark Fraser, Concordia, April 15, charging him with Burglary, Criminal Damage to Property, Theft and Trespassing. Fraser was transported to Cloud County Corrections. Deputies arrested Eric Johnson, Concordia, April 15, charging... [More]

Heart Choices banquet is May 1 at Motherhouse

The Annual Heart Choices Spring Banquet will be May 1 at the Nazareth Motherhouse, 13th and Washington, in Concordia. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and the meal will begin at 7 p.m. followed by a program which will highlight activities and events that have taken place throughout... [More]

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Rall pitches T-Birds past Pratt


 The Cloud County Community College baseball team split a Jayhawk Conference Western Division doubleheader with Pratt Tuesday at the Concordia Sports Complex. Cloud County won the first game, 4-1. Pratt outslugged the Thunderbirds 13-12 in the second game. Jesse Rall limited... [More]

Concordia girls finish fourth

ELLSWORTH — Megan James, Molly Adams and Maggie Lambert  recorded first-place finishes to help the Concordia Panthers to a fourth-place finish in the Ellsworth Invitational track and field meet Tuesday. James won the pole vault by clearing 9-0. She also placed sixth... [More]

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Letter to the Editor 4-11-14

Dear Editor, Subject: Blowing out the candle  Abortion blows out the candle of the future. Everyone with a mind and a conscience knows this.     President Lincoln's words on the slavery issue apply. “I couldn't deny to someone else what I myself desire,... [More]

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