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"Anna's Walk" Comes to Russell County

Anna HarringtonAnna Harrington, a woman currently residing in Idaho, is making a trek across the country to support Shriners Hospitals. She is currently in the Russell County area.

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Oakley Man Killed in Ellis County Plane Crash

Plane CrashA man was killed Friday in a plane crash northeast of Ellis.

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McGuire Named Library Director

Russell Public LibraryJessica McGuire has been named the new director of the Russell Public Library.

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Russell County Free Fair Offers Something for Everyone

FairPre-fair activities have already kicked off and the Russell County Free Fair officially begins July 22. Fair organizers and volunteers encourage you to come out and see what this year's fair in Russell has to offer.

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Four Local Businesses Receive Commerce Awards

2014 Business AppreciationFour Russell County businesses were recently honored by the Kansas Department of Commerce at the annual Russell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau Business Appreciation Event.

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CRP Emergency Haying, Grazing Approved for 44 Kansas Counties

FSAThe Kansas Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Committee used their authority with the D2 Severe drought designation on the US Drought Monitor Map to authorize 44 Kansas counties for emergency haying and grazing effective July 16.

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Quinday, Fletcher Elected USD 407 BOE Leaders

USD 407 BOE 5-12-14The USD 407 Board of Education held its annual reorganization and organization Tuesday evening during its regular monthly meeting.

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