For the record 6-12-14

Police Dept. Report
Lost or Stolen—Officers met at 10:25 p.m., June 11, with Sandra McGaughey, Concordia, who reported lost or stolen property which went missing from an unknown location. Investigation continues.
Arrests—Officers arrested Bryan Colard, 47, Concordia, at 7:30 p.m., June 11, in the 600 block of East 17th. He was charged with Criminal Threat and transported to the Law Enforcement Center.
Officers arrested Marsha Anderson, 48, Concordia, at 4 p.m., June 11, in the 300 block of East 7th on a Cloud County Warrant for Theft. She was transported to the Law Enforcement Center.
Hit and run—Officers met with Caitlin Duskie, Concordia, at 9:40 a.m., June 11, who reported that her vehicle had been struck by an unknown vehicle in the 700 block of West 10th sometime during the night. Investigation continues.
Accident—Officers investigated an Accident at 1:45 a.m., June 11, in the 1200 section of N. 145th Road involving a vehicle driven by John Primeaux, Concordia, and property owned by the Kansas Department of Transportation.

Sheriff's Dept. Report
Arrests—Deputies arrested Sheree McManaman, Miltonvale June 11 on a Cloud County Warrant for Theft. McManaman was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Lester Gray, Miltonvale, June 11, charging him with Driving While Suspended and on a Cloud County Warrant for Theft. Gray was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

NEWS

Courthouse 4-17-15

District Court CIVIL Settled: Peoples Exchange Bank received a judgment of $41,016.78 plus interest and costs from Jose G. Mares et al, Concordia. Filed: Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC seeks a judgment of $28,705.09 plus interest and costs from Brandon J. Belvill et al, Concordia.... [More]

City moves forward on downtown project

 The downtown redevelopment project plans are full steam ahead after the Concordia City Commission approved the sale of $1.15 million of general obligation tax increment bonds Wednesday night.  The cornerstone of the downtown project will be the construction of the... [More]

For the record 4-15-15

Fire Dept./EMS Report  At 9:36 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-5 went to Cloud County Health Center for long distance transfer to Salina Regional Health Center of an 83-year-old male. At 10:17 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-2 went to the alley on Cedar Street between 7th and 8th Street and transported... [More]

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SPORTS

Panthers rally in eighth to defeat Red Raiders

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 Ethan Bechard delivered a two-run single with one out in the bottom of the eighth inning to give the Concordia Panthers 6-5 victory over Wamego in the second game of a North Central Kansas League doubleheader Thursday at the Concordia Sports Complex.  The game was... [More]

CHS drops pair to Buffaloes

BELLEVILLE — Republic County squeezed out a pair of narrow wins over the Concordia Panthers in a softball doubleheader on Thursday.  The Buffaloes scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to win the first game 8-7, and held on to win the second game, 4-2.... [More]

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

Experiences with Wild Turkeys . . .     Kansas may not be the best place to see a huge  variety of wildlife, but  wild turkeys are still a common sight and a delightful one.  I cannot imagine killing one, not only because I hate killing anything... [More]

In the Mean Time

 “We become the persons we have programmed ourselves to be.” (Each Day a New Beginning)  How's that for a scary concept, a challenging thought?  Another challenging thought:  Next month, May 10, 2015,  I will be marking  nineteen years... [More]

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