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

Figgs resigns vice president position

 Joel Figgs, vice president for enrollment management and student services, resigned his position at Tuesday night’s Cloud County Community College board of trustees meeting. An employee of the college since 2007, Figgs and his family will be moving to Salina. His... [More]

County commission discusses Health Department budget

 Health Department administrator Diana Gering discussed the 2014, 2015 and 2016 Health Department budgets when Cloud County commission met Monday.  Gering expressed her concern with the comments from last week's budget meeting. It was explained that while she was over... [More]

Cloud County man arrested for murder

 A rural Cloud County man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a Mitchell County man.  In a press release Tuesday, the Mitchell County Attorney’s office announced the arrest of Trevin LeePaul Spencer, of rural Cloud County, who was charged with the... [More]

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SPORTS

CNB is runner-up in State K-18 tournament

LUCAS – In what turned out to be a pitchers' duel, Beloit Blues downed Citizens National Bank 2-0 in the K-18 State Championship game here last night. Beloit scored the only two runs of the game in the third inning.  Billy Bechard pitched all seven innings for Citizens,... [More]

CNB edges Hoisington, advances to state title game

LUCAS — Citizens National Bank advanced to the championship game of the 64th Annual K-18 Baseball State Tournament by slipping past Hoisington 10-8 in the semifinals on Sunday night. The fourth seed out of the East Regional, Citizens National Bank downed Phillipsburg 13-1... [More]

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

Keeping watch . . . Off and on, for years, I have realized that the reasons we average citizens (anyhow a lot of us) know so little about our government is that we don't care. If we did, we'd read, inquire, seek  out one heck of a lot of information available to us.  A... [More]

Letter to the Editor 7-24-15

Dear Editor,  I am writing to recognize all the mothers in Cloud County who choose to breastfeed their babies and the employers who support breastfeeding at work.   August 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week and this year's theme is “Beastfeeding and Work–Let's... [More]

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