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Crime PhotoMore than $1,000 worth of oil field pipe wrenches were stolen late Thursday or early Friday from Schneider Tank Service on East Highway 40 in Russell.

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14Russell County Commissioners will look at bids, and possibly accept one, for the Courthouse Addition during Monday's meeting.

City CouncilThe 2015 budget and renaming the Russell Municipal Airport highlight Tuesday's Russell City Council work study session.

Motorcycle CrashA Bunker Hill woman is in a Wichita hospital after crashing through the front window of a Russell business in her motorcycle on Thursday morning, July 31.

Russell Arts Council LogoTo close the Russell Arts Council’s Summer Concert Series, the Russell Community Choir will perform the Mozart Requiem with professional soloists and full orchestra.

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Russell Tennis Club Members in Newton 7-30-14Five members of the Russell Tennis Club recently traveled to Newton to compete in its annual Junior Tennis Open.

Shaffer Field Turf Drawing 7-14-14The artificial turf project is underway at Shaffer Field in Russell and you can follow the progress of the project here on

Marty Myers with RHS Girls Tennis Team Members 7-29-14Marty Myers recently presented a $250 grant from the Myers Family Memorial Donor Advised Fund to members of the Russell High School Tennis Team to help purchase a volley machine for the boys and girls tennis program.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell American Legion baseball team just missed a trip to state after losing to Larned 10-6 in the championship game of the "AA" Zone Tournament in Larned on Tuesday, July 22.



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