For the record 9-17-13

Police Dept. Report
Damage to property—Machelle Barleen, Concordia, reported at approximately 8:30 a.m., Sept. 12, that sometime after 1:20 a.m. someone had damaged property in the 500 block of East 16th Street. Investigation continues.
Arrest—Officers arrested Mark Allen Redd, 30, Concordia, at approximately 2 p.m. in the 100 block of East College Drive. Redd was arrested on a Cloud County Warrant for Theft and transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Theft—Alejandro Esteban, Concordia, reported the Theft of a Vehicle at 2 a.m., Sept. 15. Vehicle was taken from the 200 block of West 2nd Street. It is a 2005 Chevy C2500 truck, gray in color with Texas license plates BW45665. Anyone seeing this vehicle or having information on its whereabouts is asked to call Concordia Police Department, 785.243.3131.


Hit and run—Greggory Germann, Clifton, reported his vehicle was struck and damaged at approximately 6:30 p.m., Sept. 16. Vehicle was parked and unattended in the 400 block of West 9th Street when damage occurred.
Arrests—Officers arrested Stephanie A. Carlson, 38, Waterville, at 7:30 p.m., Sept. 16 during a traffic stop on U.S. 81 and Trail Road. Carlson was charged with Driving While Suspended, Expired Driver's License and Expired Tags. Carlson also was found to have a Shawnee County Warrant for Failure to Appear. She was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Officers conducting a traffic stop at 12:15 a.m., Sept. 17 in the 600 block of Valley Street arrested Jace Alexander Moore, 18, Concordia, and a 17-year-old juvenile. Moore and the juvenile were both charged with two counts of Burglary, Felony Theft, Theft, Criminal Damage to Property, Felony Obstruction and Minor in Possession. Moore also was charged with Felony Resisting and was transported to Cloud County Corrections. The juvenile was seen by Juvenile Intake and transported to Junction City Detention 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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