For the record 7-25-13

Police Dept. Report
Accident—Dawna Campbell, Concordia, reported at 10 a.m., July 23, that she had been involved in a bicycle/ vehicle accident July 22 in the intersection of East 13th and Lincoln Street. Investigation continues.
Arrest—Officers arrested Alexander Evan Wolfert Bye, 23, Estes Park, Colo., and Zachary Alan Wolfert Bye, 23, Estes Park, Colo., at approximately 10:30 p.m., July 23, in the 700 block of East 6th Street. Zachary Bye was charged with Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, No Tax Stamp and Distribution of Marijuana. Alexander Bye was charged with Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and No Tax Stamp. Both were transported to Cloud County Corrections.


Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 9:15 a.m., Wednesday, Medic-5 responded to the 600 block of East 14th and transported an 84-year-old female patient to Cloud County Health Center.
At 11:43 a.m., Wednesday, Medic-1 responded to Cloud County Health Center for transport of an 84-year-old female patient to Salina Regional Health Center.
At 12:52 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-5, Engine-1 and Truck-1 responded to the 1100 block of Broadway for a natural gas leak and transported a 51-year-old male patient to Cloud County Health Center.


Volunteers create mosaic for new playground

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Cloud County Health Center Chief of Staff Dr. Justin Poore (left) was recently awarded the Kansas Emergency Medical Technicians Association's Medical Director of the Year award. This award honors special accomplishments, innovations, fresh ideas and significant contributions... [More]

For the record 4-18-14

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Panthers drop pair of league games to Wamego

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Rimrodt places second in singles


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Letter to the Editor 4-18-14

Dear Editor,   Questions that need answers? 1. Why should we sign up for the Special Civility Pledge? 2. Isn't the “Bill of Rights” still acceptable?        3. Aren't the Ten Commandments still taught? 4. What happened to the... [More]

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