For the record 7-17-13

Police Dept. Report
Criminal trespass—Officers investigated a report of Criminal Trespass at 8:15 a.m., July 15, from Lori Baglo, Concordia. Investigation continues.
Theft—Cody Doupnik, Concordia, reported Theft of Items from the 700 block of East 6th Street at 8:15 a.m., July 15. Investigation continues.
Arrest—Officers arrested Ric Jacob Meczywor, 23, Concordia, at 3:25 a.m., July 16, in the 200 block of West 6th Street charging him with Attempted Burglary and Criminal Damage to Property. Meczywor was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Citation—Officers cited and released Jamie Morgan, 19, Concordia, and Mitchell Ranstead, 18, Smith Center, at 10:20 p.m., July 16, in the 400 block of West 7th Street, charging them with Minor in Consumption.

Fire Dept./EMS Report

At 2:24 a.m., this morning, Medic-5 responded to Short Stop and transported one patient to Cloud County Health Center.


Courthouse 11-27-15

District Court Traffic All Subtypes, Nov. 18-24 The following people received fine for Speeding: Christopher O. Bowles, Tabitha B. Dunham, Joseph C. Ebert, Everardo Escamilla-Valdivia, Wilbur N. Gregory, Susan J. Lassiter, Angelina L. Lintecum, Gust H. Nelson, Michael Dean Pounds,... [More]

For the record 11-27-15

Police Dept. Report Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 1:35 p.m., Nov. 20, in the parking lot in the 1500 block of Lincoln St. involving vehicles driven by Ronalda L. Copple, Concordia, and Blake M. Woodyard, Blue Rapids. Officers investigated a two... [More]

Courthouse 11-25-15

District Court CRIMINAL Everardo Escamilla-Valdivia appeared Nov. 23 and was found guilty of speeding, 80/70 and no driver's license on person. For the speeding charge, he was ordered to pay a fine of $45 and costs of the action, $108. For the no driver's license charge, he was... [More]

More News


Thunderbirds cruise to 91-52 win over Larks

Bolting to a big lead, the Cloud County Thunderbirds cruised to a 91-52 win over Hesston College Tuesday night in Bryant Gymnasium. Cloud County scored the first 16 points of the game, and held Hesston scoreless for better than six minutes on its way to a fourth consecutive victory.... [More]

Thunderbirds rally to defeat pesky Ichabods, 73-67


 It took the Cloud County Thunderbirds more work than expected to get through their final tuneup prior to the start of Jayhawk Conference play.  Cloud County needed a barrage of three-point baskets during a seven minute stretch in the second half to rally past a pesky... [More]

More Sports


Letter to the Editor 11-27-15

 Dear Editor,  On November 30, 2015, the Board of Trustees (BOT) at Cloud County Community College (CCCC) presumably will decide whether (1) to deactivate the men's soccer program and initiate men's wrestling at CCCC or (2) to let the athletic program remain as it is... [More]

Prairie Pondering

Our daily bread . . .  Another Thanksgiving gives us all a chance to think about the many blessings which have been ours in the past eventful years.  This pre-Thanksgiving was special for two families as we came together for the wedding of Ronda and Bill.  Her... [More]

More Opinions

Buy Photos