For the record 8-12-14

Police Dept. Report
Theft—Marvin D. Copple, Concordia, reported Theft of Items on Aug. 8 at 9:15 p.m. in the 400 block of East 6th Street. Investigation continues.
Jeffrey Huber, Concordia, reported at 7:35 p.m., Aug. 11, the Theft of Items from the 300 block of East 2nd Street. Investigation continues.
Cited—Officers cited and released Patrick Robert Deal, 57, Concordia, at 2:50 p.m., Aug. 9, in the 700 block of Spruce Street charging him with Driving While Suspended.
Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 6:10 p.m., Aug. 9, in the 300 block of East 5th Street. A vehicle owned by Richard E. Nelson Jr., Jamestown, struck a parked and unattended vehicle owned by Makayla Baetz, Concordia.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 1:30 p.m., Aug. 11, in the 2200 block of Campus Drive involving vehicles driven by Steven L. Schroeder and David L. Shirkey Jr., both of Concordia.
Arrests—Officers arrested Tanneil Harvey, 20, Concordia, at 7:35 p.m., Aug. 9, in the 900 block of Washington Street on a Brown County Warrant for Theft. Harvey was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.
Officers arrested Jacob Tyler Zelinski, 18, Concordia, at 1:10 a.m., Aug. 11, in the 200 block of West 2nd Street on a Clay County Warrant for Failure to Appear. Zelinski also was cited for Driving Without a License and transported to Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.
Officers arrested Duana M. Tatro, 36, Concordia, at 5:55 p.m., Aug. 11, in the 500 block of East 2nd Street on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
Officers arrested a 16-year-old juvenile at 1:55 a.m., Aug. 12, in the 200 block of East 7th Street charging him with Minor in Consumption and Possession of Tobacco by a Minor. Juvenile was released to his parents.

NEWS

Trustees deny early retirement requests

By Jessica LeDuc Blade Staff Writer  After 45 minutes of executive sessions, two Cloud County Community College employees were denied early retirement by the board of trustees Tuesday night.  Joan Robison, instructor in early childhood education, and Linda Peterson,... [More]

For the record 12-17-14

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SPORTS

Panthers open league play with win over Bulldogs

MARYSVILLE — Concordia's interior scoring trumped Marysville's outside shooting. Marysville knocked down 11 three-point baskets, but a career night by Ian Nordell in the paint helped propel Concordia to a 76-64 North Central Kansas League victory on Tuesday night.  Nordell,... [More]

CHS girls defeat Marysville, 64-49

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

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Letter to the Editor 12-5-14

Dear Editor,  Today, I was saddened to learn that the Concordia Improvement Club has been disbanded. What's that, you say?  You didn't know that Concordia had an Improvement Club? I'm not surprised. Maybe that's why it was disbanded.  The Improvement Club has... [More]

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