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The quality of meat that will be produced by the market calves entered in the 4-H and FFA beef show at the Cloud County Fair can now be judged on the hoof instead of on the plate through the use of

Cloud County Health Department (CCHD) administrator Brandi Bray released new COVID-19 numbers for the county.

Fire Dept./EMS Report
At approximately 7:43 p.m. Wednesday, Medic-4 responded to the 1400 block of Country Club Drive and transported a 56-year-old male to Cloud County Health Center.


The Lions defeated Concordia Chevrolet/Buick 9-3 in the championship game of the Concordia Recreation Peewee Baseball Tournament played Wednesday night at the Concordia Sports Complex.

Citizens National Bank resumed K-18 Baseball play Tuesday night with a 19-7 loss to Clay Center at the Concordia Sports Complex.

Jumping out to a 4-0 lead in the first two innings, Concordia Chevrolet/Buick held on to defeat the American Legion 4-1 in Peewee Baseball play Monday night at the Concordia Sports Complex.


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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.


Wilma Jean “Jeannie” Nelson Wagner, 92, Salina, died Sunday, July 5, 2020, at Legacy at Salina Nursing Home, Salina, Kansas,  from complications from a stroke five years ago.

Dr. Victor Carl Hurtig, Jr. DVM, 80, resident of Courtland, KS, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his wife and four children on Tuesday, June 30th, 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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