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After being unable to reach an agreement through several years of negotiating for the purchase of a property located at 326 West Sixth St., the city of Concordia will begin the eminent domain proce

Cloud County Clerk Shella Thoman announced on Friday that the hours for early in-person voting at the Courthouse in the November 3 general election will be extended beginning next week.

The number of COVID-19 cases in Cloud County continues to grow during the month of October.
Three new positive cases were reported on Friday.


EMPORIA  — Concordia High School senior Abby Donovan capped off a decorated high school golf career by placing second in the Class 4A state tournament by just one stroke.

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Two quick touchdowns to open the second half gave the Concordia Panthers a chance, but the Riley County Falcons had an answer.


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The Rapture. A term we believers use to describe a time and an event when the Lord Jesus Christ comes to call His bride, the Church, home to glory to be in Heaven with Him for all eternity.


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Jeff and Ronda Gumm, Concordia, announced the engagement of their daughter, Jordynn, to Korey Welch, son of Dennis and Susie Welch, Haddam.

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Jim Coppoc is a common fixture at just about every sporting event in Concordia, from grade school athletics to college games.

Dynamic new transatlantic trio One for the Foxes will perform at the Brown Grand Theatre at 7 p.m. Wednesday.


Marilyn Nell Mihm, 90, of Phoenix, Arizona, entered heaven on Thursday, October 15, 2020. Marilyn was born on March 31, 1930, in Greeley, Colorado, to Clarence and Frances Kirk.

Madeline “Janice” Demars, age 92, left this earthly life on Sunday, October 18, 2020, at Mount Joseph Senior Village, Concordia. She was born on November 17, 1927, in Kackley, Kansas, to C.

Melvin D. Steinle, 82, of Springfield, Missouri, formerly of Concordia, Kansas, passed away October 14, 2020.

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These photographs are from a series by Dalton Long, a photo-journalism student at Kansas State University.

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