IRENA FOGELBERG

 IRENA FOGELBERG
 Irena Mae Fogelberg, 92, Scandia, died Nov. 10, 2013, at Belleville. Born in December 1920 at Norway, Kan., to Grant and Lottie (Fike) Skidmore. She married Richard Fogelberg, April 13, 1939, & was his partner in their farm & cattle business. She was a member of the United Methodist Church, Scandia. Survivors: daughters, Carol Homan, Dianne Fogelberg; 9 grandchildren; 10 gr-grandchildren. Preceded by: parents; husband; sister, Pauline Bureman; sons, Larry and Harvey Fogelberg; 2 grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m., Nov. 15, Scandia United Methodist Church. Interment: Poplar Grove Cemetery, Scandia. Luncheon for friends & family to follow. Memorials: Scandia United Methodist Church. Condolences: www.bachelor-surber.com.

OBITUARIES

MARION BURTON RHODES

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 MARION BURTON RHODES  Marion Burton Rhodes, 94,  retired from Beechcraft and a WWII veteran, passed away Nov. 18, 2014. He is preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Thelma; son, Larry; great-grandson, Joshua K. Grier; son-in-law, Fred Trego. He was born Aug.... [More]

KAREN (KONOVALSKY) ADAMS

KAREN (KONOVALSKY) ADAMS Karen (Konovalsky) Adams, 75, Flower Mound, Texas, formerly of Scandia and Formoso, died Nov. 17, 2014. She was born July 30, 1939, the daughter of Alfred and Elvie Konovalsky. Survivors: daughter, Krista Serrien; sons, Jeffrey and Douglas Smith; four... [More]

CHESTER “CHET” GARMAN

 CHESTER “CHET” GARMAN  Chet Garman, 91, Courtland, Kan., died Nov. 18, 2014. He was born May 18, 1923, at Courtland to Lloyd and Esther (Anderson) Garman. Preceded in death by wife Kathleen (Buss) in 2007. Survivors: daughter Laureli (Harry) Kitchener,... [More]

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NEWS

Commission approves water rate hike

 Starting next month, citizens will see an increase in water bills after rates were raised at Wednesday night’s Concordia City Commission meeting.  After several months of discussion, the Commission last night approved a six-percent increase in water and sewer... [More]

For the record 11-20-14

Police Dept. rReport Accident—Officers investigated an Accident Nov. 19 which occurred in the 100 block of East College Drive involving vehicles owned by David Carlgren, Concordia, and Michael Primeaux, Miltonvale. Fire Dept./EMS Report At 9:53 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-1... [More]

Courthouse 11-20-14

District Court CIVIL Settled: In the case of Jamestown State Bank vs. Lee Thurston, Glasco, the parties have reached an agreement. Defendant will pay one half of the plaintiff's court costs and attorney's fees for resolving this matter. LIMITED CIVIL Dismissed: The case of Tallgrass... [More]

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SPORTS

Hake, Guevara receive football awards

 Concordia High School seniors Drake Hake and Stafen Guevara were presented awards during the Concordia Lions Club Football Banquet Tuesday night at the Catholic Parish Hall. Hake received the Most Outstanding Senior Offensive Player Award, presented in memory of Trevor... [More]

UMKC’s Hartsel receives WAC award

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) senior Melissa Hartsel was named the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) volleyball player of the week after helping the Kangaroos to wins over Texas-Pan American and New Mexico State.  A 6-2 middle hitter... [More]

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