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RCT Announces Cast for Spring Production

Old Ringers CastThe cast has been announced and rehearsals are underway for the Russell Community Theater's 2016 spring production of "Old Ringers" by Joe Simonelli from March 8 to 12 at the RCT PlayHouse.

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Current County Office Election Filings Listed

VoteRussell County Clerk and Elections Officer Mary Nuss has released a list of current local filings for the upcoming August primary and November general election.

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Salina Man Arrested for Drugs in Russell County

Drug Arrest 2A Salina man was arrested for drugs Thursday evening in northern Russell County.

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Annual Chamber Awards Banquet Honors Local Excellence

2016 Chamber Award WinnersLocal individuals, businesses and organizations were honored Thursday night with awards of excellence at the annual Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet.

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Rollover Injures Paradise Man

Rollover AccidentA Paradise man was injured in a rollover wreck Thursday afternoon north of Hays in Ellis County.

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Volunteer/Emergency Worker Award Nominations Sought

Russell Co. Emergency ManagementRussell County Emergency Management and the 911 Communications Advisory Board are once again requesting nominations for the Volunteer/Emergency Worker of the Year.

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SHPTV PBS Kids Writers Contest is Underway

PBS KIDS Writers ContestFew things capture a child's imagination like a good book. Smoky Hills Public Television encourages children in central and western Kansas to build critical literacy skills by creating their own stories and taking part in the SHPTV PBS Kids Writers Contest.

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