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Recognized as a priority, the construction of a new modern medical facility in Concordia is closer to becoming a reality.

The Cloud County board of commissioners discussed the job description and wages for the Emergency Preparedness director during its regular meeting on Monday.

The Missoula Children's Theater (MCT) is in Concordia to present 'The Snow Queen,' a tale of fun-loving Hobgoblins who journey to the “land of colored ice,” and a young girl on a quest to find her


The Concordia Lions held on to defeat Clyde 7-5 in the championship game of the Peewee Baseball District 3 Tournament Friday night at the Concordia Sports Complex.

Two Concordia teams posted wins in the semifinals of the K-18 Baseball NCK League Tournament Thursday night at the Concordia Sports Complex.

The Concordia Lions and Clyde advanced to the championship game of Peewee Baseball District 3 Tournament by posting wins in the semifinals Thursday night at the Concordia Sports Complex.


The Bible uses different words to convey the concept of prayer requests.

Publication July 5, 2019


Greg Worthen


Oh, those aching backs. Those stiff necks. That shoulder pain that never seems to go away. Rural Americans perform a lot of manual labor as employment, chores, and recreation.

Dale and Madlyn Swenson, rural Concordia, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner on June 28th at Kansas Creek Inn.

Jim and Pam Williamson of Paola announce the engagement of their daughter, Melissa, to Ryan Swenson, son of Richard and Denise Swenson, Concordia.


Michael Henry Metro, age 71, passed away peacefully,  July 9, 2019. He was born in Concordia, Kan., to Alfred (Fritz) and Della Mae Metro on August 9, 1947.

Viola Vanous Barker Hedstrom, daughter of Alfred Havel and Matilda (Klaumann) Havel was born September 23, 1921, at rural Cuba, Kansas, and passed away on July 10, 2019, at Republic County Hospital

 Carl E. Norgard, Jr., 84, born on November 9, 1934, near Scandia, Kansas, to Carl E. & Alice (Morse) Norgard, passed away on July 7, 2019, in Concordia.

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Bombs were bursting in air during the fireworks show sponsored by the Concordia American Legion Wednesday night.

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