For the record 8-23-13

Police Dept. Report
Damage to property—Gilbert Walbridge Sr., Concordia, reported at 7:50 a.m., Aug. 22, Damage to his Property in the 100 block of East 2nd Street. Investigation continues.
Lisa Brewer, Concordia, reported at 6:45 a.m., Aug. 22, Damage to her Property in the 200 block of West 6th. Investigation continues.
Accidents—Officers investigated an accident at 3:55 p.m., Aug. 21, which occurred at 6th and Cloud involving vehicles driven by Bidal Guevara and Oliver Ebbeson, both of Concordia.
Officers investigated an accident at 3:45 p.m., Aug. 21, which occurred at 15th and Lincoln involving vehicles driven by Marsha Smith, Glasco, and Norman Christian, Concordia.
Officers investigated an accident at 8:20 a.m., Aug. 21, which occurred in the 400 block of Kansas involving a vehicle driven by Kris Fagan, Salina, and a train owned by Kyle Railroad.
Officers investigated an accident at 9:45 a.m., Aug. 20, which had occurred in the 2200 block of Campus Drive Aug. 19 involving vehicles driven by Emily Funk, Frankfort, and Nathan Elder, Concordia.
Break-in—Officers responded to the 500 block of West 10th at approximately 3:30 p.m., Aug. 21, for a report of an unauthorized person entering a residence. Suspect is a male approximately 6 feet tall, wearing a muscle type shirt with blue jeans, and has a dagger tattoo on the inside of the left forearm. He has longer, collar-length dark hair and a mustache. The suspect fled in a newer model, black Dodge 4-door truck with unknown Nebraska plates. The vehicle has heavy duty 4x4 tires with grey rims. If anyone has any information on this person or the vehicle, please contact the Concordia Police Department at 785.243.3131.

 

Police Dept. Report
Damage to property—Jacob Hake, Concordia, reported at 8:15 p.m., Aug 22, Damage to his Property located in the 400 block of East 2nd. Damage  occurred sometime in the last two weeks. Investigation continues.
Laverne Parks, Concordia, reported Damage to his Property located in the 100 block of East 12th at 2:30 p.m., Aug. 22. The damage occurred sometime during the night. Investigation continues.

NEWS

City set to revise animal codes

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Courthouse 4-17-14

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 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Tuesday that starting April 15, eligible farmers and ranchers can sign up for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) disaster assistance programs restored by passage of the 2014 Farm Bill.  "We implemented these programs in... [More]

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SPORTS

Rall pitches T-Birds past Pratt

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 The Cloud County Community College baseball team split a Jayhawk Conference Western Division doubleheader with Pratt Tuesday at the Concordia Sports Complex. Cloud County won the first game, 4-1. Pratt outslugged the Thunderbirds 13-12 in the second game. Jesse Rall limited... [More]

Concordia girls finish fourth

ELLSWORTH — Megan James, Molly Adams and Maggie Lambert  recorded first-place finishes to help the Concordia Panthers to a fourth-place finish in the Ellsworth Invitational track and field meet Tuesday. James won the pole vault by clearing 9-0. She also placed sixth... [More]

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OPINIONS

Letter to the Editor 4-11-14

Dear Editor, Subject: Blowing out the candle  Abortion blows out the candle of the future. Everyone with a mind and a conscience knows this.     President Lincoln's words on the slavery issue apply. “I couldn't deny to someone else what I myself desire,... [More]

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