For the record 8-28-13

Police Dept. Report
Theft—Nathan K. Tholstrup, Concordia, reported at 7 a.m., Aug. 27, the Theft of Items from his vehicle while it was parked in the 300 block of West 8th Street. Theft occurred sometime after 4:10 p.m., Aug. 26.
Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 7:55 a.m., Aug. 27, in the 900 block of Republican. A vehicle driven by Danielle Demanett struck a legally parked and unattended vehicle owned by Lance W. Nelson, Concordia.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at approximately 4:10 p.m., Aug. 27, in the 1400 block of Lincoln Street. Vehicles driven by Robert Salazar, Hutchinson, and Holly Boley, Concordia, collided at that location. No injuries were reported.
Damage to property—Kevin D. Wright, Concordia, reported at 7:50 a.m., Aug. 27, that someone Damaged his Vehicle while it was parked in the  600 block of West 5th Street. Damage had occurred sometime during the night.
Arrest—Officers doing a traffic stop at 2:15 a.m., Aug. 28, in the 700 block of State Street arrested Kevin Lee Licharowicz, 20, Concordia, charging him with Driving Under the Influence, Minor in Consumption and Failure to Stop. Licharowicz was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

NEWS

Commission approves bond sale for dam projects

By Jessica LeDuc Blade Staff Writer  The Concordia City Commission approved the sale of $1.2 million in general obligation bonds to fund construction of the Plum Road and 21st Street dams Wednesday night. Chuck Boully with George K. Baum & Co., Wichita, told the Commission... [More]

Local bars join designated driver effort

Two local establishments will join with the Cloud County Chemical Dependency Committee to provide free soft drinks for designated drivers on New Year's Eve. Bartenders at the Rock Quarry and the American Legion will have wristbands available for designated drivers, beginning... [More]

Courthouse 12-18-14

District Court CIVIL Settled: Central National Bank received a judgment of $49,817.65 plus interest and costs from Ralph Boone et al, Concordia. LIMITED CIVIL Dismissed: The case of Meritrust Credit Union vs. Timothy Esslinger, Concordia, has been dismissed without prejudice.... [More]

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SPORTS

Four Panthers receive state recognition

 Four members of the Concordia High School football team have received all-state recognition.  Running back Drake Hake was named first team Class 4A-Division II All-State by the VarsityKansas.com and first team Class 4A All-State by the Topeka Capital Journal. A 5-7,... [More]

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]

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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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