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Russell City Council Approves Traffic Adjustments Around Elementary Schools

Russell City Council 1-15-19The Russell City Council met Tuesday and approved traffic and parking adjustments around Simpson and Bickerdyke Elementary Schools in Russell to address congestion and pedestrian safety.

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Russell Public Library Hosts What's Up in Russell Coffee

Library Whats Up 7-2-19The Russell Public Library hosted Tuesday's Russell Main Street, Inc. What's Up in Russell Coffee.

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Swayne Completes Statewide Leadership Program

Shelly Swayne KASB BOLDShelly Swayne, Russell County USD 407 Superintendent, recently completed participation in KASB Business Operations Leadership Development (BOLD) sponsored by the Kansas Association of School Boards.

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Three Arrested Monday on Multiple Drug Charges

Drug Arrest 2Three Russell people were arrested Monday on multiple drug charges following the execution of a search warrant at an apartment.

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Coalition Created to Promote, Protect Native Limestone

Greenhorn Limestone FormationIt has been used in fencing, architecture, grave markers, art and just about anything you can imagine in central Kansas. Now a group of people passionate about native Kansas limestone has joined together to create a coalition promoting the area.

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County Commissioners Propose Mill Levy Decrease

Russell County Commissioners 1-7-19The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and discussed the 2020 budget.

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2019 Business Appreciation Awards Announced

2019 BAM WinnersRussell County Economic Development and CVB nominates Russell County businesses each year for the Kansas Department of Commerce's Business Appreciation Month program.

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