For the record 6-18-13

Police Dept. Report
Arrests—Officers arrested Maverick Petz, 23, Pratt, at approximately 12:45 p.m., June 14, in the 1900 block of Lincoln Street. Petz was cited and released for Failure to Stop, No Driver's License and Expired Tags.
Officers arrested Lynn C. Larson, 30, Concordia, at 3:20 p.m., June 15, in the 700 block of East 7th Street on a Kansas Department of Corrections Warrant for a Parole Violation.
Officers arrested Jason Lee Jones, 41, Concordia, at 11:25 p.m., June 15, in the 400 block of East 7th Street, charging him with Domestic Battery. Jones was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Officers arrested Andrew L. Varner, 27, Concordia, at 6:45 a.m., June 17, in the 100 block of West 1st Street, charging him with Disorderly Conduct. Varner was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Damage to property—Ella Pachta, Belleville, reported at 3:50 p.m., June 14, that an object had struck and damaged her vehicle while she was driving in the 1100 block of Lincoln Street. Damage was caused by a mower owned and operated at that location by the City of Concordia.
Officers investigated a report of Damage to Property owned by the City of Concordia in the RV Park at the Airport Park at 6:50 p.m., June 16.
Citation—Officers cited and released Robert G. Mclean, 54, Concordia, at 6:25 p.m., June 15, in the 1000 block of Lincoln Street charging him with Pedestrian Under the Influence.


Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 12 noon, Monday, Rescue-1, Medic-5 and Truck-1 went to Casey's for a large gas spill.
At 10:40 p.m., Monday, Medic-5 went to the 800 block of Matthew and transported a 60-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
At 11:57 p.m., Monday, Medic-5 went to the 100 block of East 9th for a carbon monoxide unit going off. Nothing was found.


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Letter to the Editor 4-18-14

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