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Seeking financing through the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for the construction of a 74,000 square-foot modern medical facility, Cloud County Health Center hosted a public meeting

The Concordia city commission approved authorizing Mayor Mark Matthew to sign the project programming request with the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) for pavement replacement to the sou

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On Tuesday the National Weather Service issued a Heat Advisory for many parts of the Midwest, including Cloud County.


A Cloud County Community College men’s soccer team that relied heavily on its defensive prowess last season is looking to be more offensive.

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After more than quadrupling the number of wins from the previous season, the Cloud County Community College volleyball team is looking to take another step forward.

Amy Bridwell as been hired as the new Cloud County Community College assistant volleyball coach for the 2019-2020 school year.


"'I heard your prayer. Trust my timing.' God." This quote came to us as an attachment to a recent email we received from a sister in Christ.

The Old Testament prophet Jonah disobeyed God. He refused to do what God had specifically told him to do; go to the great city Nineveh and preach repentance to the Assyrians.


Sister Christina Brodie made her final Profession of Lifelong Vows as a canonical Sister of St. Joseph of Concordia at 4 p.m. Aug.

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When Annie Bergmann first approached me about this idea for a RUSSELL IS... story, she wanted me to be a lifeguard for a day.

There was just one problemI can't swim.

Nicole LaVonne Ballard and Isaac Vaughan Sprague were united in marriage, June 2, 2019, at the Haviland Friends Church, Haviland, Kan. Pastor Tom Brown, Vintage Faith, Wichita, officiated.


Brian K. Johnson, age 46, entered into rest on Saturday, August 17, 2019, in Concordia, Kansas. He was born on November 15, 1972, in Belleville, Kansas, to Karl and Donita (Hughes) Johnson.

Joseph Francis Pellant, 76, of Salem, Virginia, passed away at The Oaks on Thursday, August 8, 2019, with his family by his side.

Lucile M. Cyr, age 92, of Clyde, passed away at home on Thursday, August 8, 2019.

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