Kay F. Goodin, age 67, of Concordia, Kan., died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at Cloud County Health Center.
 Kay was born Jan. 18, 1946, at Kansas City, Mo., to Clem and Hertha (Hahnfeld) Bauer. After 20 years, Kay retired from the U.S. Navy in 1986 as a Chief Air Traffic Controller. She and her husband, Claude, moved to Concordia in 2002 from California. Kay was a member of American Legion Post #76 and the Manteca Travelers. She is survived by her husband, Claude of Concordia, Kan.; sister Janet (Jim) Tuma of Belleville, Kan. She is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Leonard and Darwin.
 Visitation will be Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. at Nutter Mortuary, Concordia.
 Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at Nutter Mortuary Chapel. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery with military honors by American Legion Post #76. Memorials suggested to Concordia American Legion Post #76. Online condolences may be sent to nuttermortuary@yahoo.com.



Carl Dean Finkbiner, age 77, of Clifton, Kan., died Jan. 11, 2014. Graveside services will be Monday, April 21, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, north of Clifton. Nutter Mortuary in charge of arrangements.


 LARRY E. MACHEN  Larry E. Machen, age 79 of Concordia, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Mt. Joseph Senior Village, Concordia.  He was born on Oct. 2, 1934, in Concordia, Kan., to Robert (Bob) E. & Lela M. (Hogue) Machen.  Larry graduated from Concordia... [More]


 Concordia Funeral Services for Richard F. Diers, age 100, will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, at the McDonald Funeral Home in Beloit with burial in Greenwood Union Cemetery at Hunter. Richard died Wednesday. Survivors are his fiancée, Rosella Hubert, Concordia; daughter,... [More]

More Obituaries


Volunteers create mosaic for new playground

 Hundreds of volunteers wielding hammers and drills will descend on the construction site of Concordia's new destination playground next week, but much of the detail work began months ago.  The creators of Cloudville's most intricate feature, a 10-by-3-foot mosaic of... [More]

Medical Director of the Year


Cloud County Health Center Chief of Staff Dr. Justin Poore (left) was recently awarded the Kansas Emergency Medical Technicians Association's Medical Director of the Year award. This award honors special accomplishments, innovations, fresh ideas and significant contributions... [More]

For the record 4-18-14

Fire Dept./EMS Report At 8:47a.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Truck-1 went to the 400 block of West 10th and transported a 62-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center. At 2:08 p.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Rescue-1, Truck-1, Truck-2 went to Highway 24 and 90th Road for a one motor vehicle... [More]

More News


Panthers drop pair of league games to Wamego

WAMEGO — Concordia's reign atop the North Central Kansas League is in jeopardy after suffering a pair of losses to Wamego on Thursday. The Panthers, who have won five straight baseball league titles, fell 6-5 and 6-0 to the Red Raiders, and are now 0-2 in league play. “Right... [More]

Rimrodt places second in singles


 Concordia's Marcel Rimrodt placed second in number one singles in the tennis quadrangular the Panthers hosted on Thursday. Rimrodt suffered his only loss 8-6 to Gabe Johnson, Abilene, in the opening round. He then shut out Jacob Drey, Marysville, 8-0 and Paul Meyer, St.... [More]

More Sports

Buy Photos