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Mosquito Spraying to Begin

Mosquito SprayingThe City of Russell will begin mosquito control within the city limits starting Tuesday evening.

According to Russell Park Superintendent Rich Krause, the fogging will be done during the late evening hours and spraying will continue as deemed necessary.

City officials ask citizens to do their part to remove any unnecessary standing water and keep grass and vegetation low as possible to remove areas from becoming breeding grounds.

Krause said Monday it's been two years since city employees have had to spray for mosquitoes, but recent rains have prompted the need.

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