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City of Russell Sanitation Routes Altered for Memorial Day

City of Russell LogoCity of Russell offices will be closed Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day.

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USD 407 BOE Approves Resignation of District Treasurer

USD 407 BOE 1-14-20The Russell County USD 407 Board of Education met Tuesday for a special meeting and approved the resignation of USD 407 Business Manager and Treasurer Stephanie Dunn.

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Russell City Council Approves Professional Services Agreement for Design Engineering for Water Production Plant A

Russell City Council 1-15-19The Russell City Council met Tuesday and approved a professional services agreement for design engineering for Water Production Plant A.

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Russell Public Library Updates Reopening Plan

Russell Public LibraryAt the Board meeting of the Russell Public Library on Monday, the Library Director and Library Board made the decision that the Library will remain in phase one of its reopening plan until Monday, June 1 when they move into phase two.

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Season Finale of The Kansas Legislature is Friday

The Kansas LegislatureThe Kansas Legislature, a local production of Smoky Hills PBS, will feature Senator Elaine Bowers of the 36th District (Concordia) and Representative Ken Rahjes of the 110th District (Agra) on Friday, May 22 at 7 PM.

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Waymaster Named to Taskforce to Lead State's Economic Recovery

Rep Troy Waymaster 12-30-19As part of her commitment to rebuilding Kansas and the economy, Governor Laura Kelly has announced the Strengthening People and Revitalizing Kansas (SPARK) Taskforce to lead the state's economic recovery.

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Dorrance American Legion Post 334 Memorial Day Services Canceled

Memorial DayDue to the COVID-19 pandemic and orders to comply with Governor Laura Kelly's reopening plan, events for this year's Dorrance American Legion Post 334 Memorial Day Services have been canceled.

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