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Russell County Records 60 Percent Voter Turnout

Election 2014Russell County recorded a 60 percent voter turnout in Tuesday's General Election according to County Clerk Mary Nuss.

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Bean Resigns

City of Russell LogoChuck Bean has announced his immediate resignation from the Russell City Council and the Cedar Bluff Pipeline Committee.

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Russell City Council Discusses Cemetery Contract, At-Large Elections

Russell City Council 10-7-14A cemetery maintenance contract concerning the St. John Lutheran Cemetery and a possible move to at-large member elections were discussed Tuesday afternoon by the Russell City Council at its monthly work study session.

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Fire Department, Hospital to Host Drill Saturday

emergency drill pictureThe Russell City Fire Department and Russell Regional Hospital will be sponsoring an Aerial Mutual Aid Drill this Saturday, November 8 from 8 AM to Noon.

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Weihnachtsfest Button Winners Announced

2014 Weihnachtsfest Button WinnersThe winners of the annual Russell Main Street, Inc. Weihnachtsfest Button Contest have been announced.

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Game Wardens, KHP Troopers to Conduct Checkpoint

PheasantKansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) game wardens and Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP) troopers will conduct a joint checkpoint in north central Kansas in mid-November.

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Russell Teen Injured in Rollover

Rollover AccidentA Russell teenager was injured and taken to Russell Regional Hospital Monday after her involvement in a rollover wreck just east of Russell.

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