For the record 5-30-14

Police Dept. Report
Accident—Officers investigated an Accident at 9:30 p.m., May 28, which occurred at 7th and Lincoln involving vehicles driven by James Key and Kent Smith, both of Concordia.
Arrests—Officers conducted a traffic stop at 6th and Broadway at 6:20 p.m., May 28, and upon investigation arrested Cory Guinn, 24, Concordia, for Driving While Suspended. He was cited and released.
Officers arrested Christopher York, 29, Concordia, at 9:15 a.m., May 28, in the 800 block of Washington on a Cloud County Warrant for Aggravated Assault. He was transported to the Law Enforcement Center.
Theft—Donald Collins, Concordia, reported a Theft at 12:25 p.m., May 28, which had occurred in the 100 block of E. 10th. Investigation continues.

Arrests–Officers investigated a Noise Complaint at 12:30 a.m., May 29, in the 700 block of Cedar, which led to the arrest of Dakota Mendenhall, 21, Concordia, for Disorderly Conduct. He was cited and released.
Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 100 block of East 5th at 2:30 p.m., May 29, and upon investigation arrested Chelsea Ellis, 27, Concordia, for Driving While Suspended. She was transported to the Law Enforcement Center.

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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