For the record 7-28-14
Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 10:17 a.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Truck-2 responded to the 1900 block of Broadway for a medical call and transported one patient to Cloud County Health Center.
At 1:40 p.m., Thursday, Engine-1, Truck-1 responded to the 1500 block of Lincoln for smoke investigation. There was no fire.
At 2:28 p.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Truck-2 responded to Mt. Joseph for a medical call and transported one patient to Cloud County Health Center.
At 3:54 p.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Medic-1, Truck-1, Rescue-1 responded to a motor vehicle collision 4 1/2 miles south of Concordia and transported two patients to Cloud County Health Center.
At 5:06, Thursday, Medic-5, Truck-2 responded to the 800 block of Matthew for a medical call. There was no transport.
The Cloud County Community College board of trustees last night approved a two percent cost of living (COLA) increase for faculty members as well as for full and regular part time administrative and support staff employees effective July 1, 2016. The faculty two percent increase... [More]
Police Dept. Report On July 26th at 10:20 a.m. Tom Richard, Concordia, reported Criminal Damage to Property which had occurred in the 500 block of Washington. Investigation continues.
Cloud County board of commissioners Monday approved the four "Get In the Cloud" small business grants presented by Ashley Hutchinson, CloudCorp director. Selections are Moody Hue Studio, Concordia, $25,000; Old Mill Custom Cabinets, Glasco, $13,500; Designs 4 U, Concordia, $5,000;... [More]
OSBORNE — Putting up six runs in the top of the fourth inning, the Concordia American Legion knocked off host Osborne 9-3 in the championship game of the Kansas Pee Wee Baseball State Tournament Friday night. The American Legion was clinging to a slim 2-1 lead heading into... [More]
OSBORNE — Winning a matchup of two Concordia teams, the American Legion advanced to the championship game of the Kansas State Pee Wee Baseball Tournament. The American Legion shut out 16th Street Car Wash 5-0 in the tournament semifinals on Thursday night. Advancing to... [More]
Remembering the smoke-filled rooms . . . “The Atlantic” recently ran a lengthy commentary by Jonathan Rauch. It was “How American Politics Went Insane.” He got into history with the party bosses, smoke filled rooms, deals made and carried... [More]
Dear Editor, Voting!! As I was lying awake last night, thinking about the day and what Ted Cruz said at the Republican Convention. I realized I had to agree with him. Yes, I agree his timing and choice of place to present his feelings was probably not the best, but... [More]