For the record 8-19-14

Police Dept. Report
 Arrests—Officers arrested James D. Ninemire, 40, Concordia, at approximately 12:30 a.m., Aug. 19, in the 900 block of Archer Street charging him with Driving Under the Influence, Transporting an Open Container, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Ninemire was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.

 Officers responding to a call of a vehicle striking a residence in the 100 block of State Street at 3:30 a.m., Aug. 19, arrested James D. Ninemire, 40, Concordia, charging him with Driving Under the Influence, Failure to Give Information on an Accident and Failure to Report an Injury Accident. Ninemire was transported to Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.

 Officers arrested Caitlin D. Allen, 19, Concordia, at 2:30 p.m., Aug. 18, in the 1000 block of Lincoln Street on a Cloud County Warrant for Unlawful Manufacture, Distribution, Cultivation or Possession of a Controlled Substance Using a Communication Facility. Allen was transported to Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.


Fire causes extensive damage to Concordia home

 Fire caused extensive damage to a Concordia home, 525 E. 13th St., early Sunday morning.  The Concordia Fire Department received a call from the homeowner at about 2 a.m. The first fire engine arrived at 2:04 a.m., and the fire was under control at 2:14. The last unit... [More]

For the record 10-12-15

Police Dept. Report Arrests—Officers arrested a 15-year-old juvenile at approximately 10:20 p.m., Oct. 9, in the 400 block of West 6th Street charging him with Minor in Consumption. He was released to his parents. Officers arrested Faithlyn Piggee, 18, Ardmore, Okla., at... [More]

Courthouse 10-9-15

District Court LIMITED CIVIL Settled: Central National Bank received a judgment of $68.43 from Walter P. Stimatze, Concordia. Mohawk Serving Inc. received $2,047.55 plus interest and costs from Rug & Wrap. Concordia. Central National Bank received a judgment of $317.05 plus... [More]

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Panthers blank Wamego for third straight win


 Power, finesse and a little trickery led to three touchdowns in the third quarter as the Concordia Panthers pulled away to a 27-0 North Central Kansas League win over Wamego Friday night at Harold M. Clark Stadium.  Concordia fullback  Karter Steinle pounded out... [More]

CHS wins Marysville Invitational

 Rattling off five consecutive wins after losing to Sabetha in the opening round of pool play, the Concordia High School volleyball team won the Marysville Invitational on Saturday.  Concordia bounced back from the loss to Sabetha to defeat Nemaha Central, Marysville... [More]

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Letter to the Editor 10-9-15

Dear  Editor,  There have been a lot of different stories evolve in the news and Facebook lately regarding the flu vaccine.  The flu became more prevalent in the United States after the outbreak at Fort Riley, Kansas, among a group of soldiers in 1918. The conditions... [More]

Prairie Pondering

Screened Porch Memories . . .   All my life I have looked lovingly at screened in porches, the larger the better, and for a portion of my childhood and growing up and coming home to, it was part of our home life. Even our dog's who, since we were country, could sleep... [More]

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