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Russell County Commissioners Discuss Retirements, Public Works Topics

Russell County Commissioners 10-19-15The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and discussed two county employee retirements and a few public works topics.

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Kansas Lifts Ban on Poultry Exhibitions

Kansas Department of AgThe Kansas Department of Agriculture announced Friday, December 4 it has lifted the ban placed on poultry exhibitions and other events where birds are gathered or co-mingled.

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Local Wheat Crop Looks Good So Far

Wheat EmergenceThe local wheat crop has emerged and looks good so far according to Midway Extension Agriculture Agent Michelle Buchanan.

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2015 Russell Lighted Christmas Parade Photos

2015 Christmas Parade 1The 2015 Russell Main Street, Inc. Lighted Christmas Parade was Saturday, December 5 in downtown Russell.

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US Supreme Court Denies Appeal from Kansas Parents

School FundingThe US Supreme Court has denied an appeal from parents from the Shawnee Mission School District.

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A Full House Christmas Giving Tree Has Names Available

Christmas presentA Full House in downtown Russell still has about 20 names on the Christmas Giving Tree. You are encouraged to stop by and select a name to help make this a Christmas to remember for needy children in our town.

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Fire Safety Tips for Christmas

Fire PreventionAs Christmas approaches, Kansans are becoming increasingly excited about adorning their homes with Christmas trees, lights, ornaments and garlands. Holiday decorations, as beautiful as they are, can also be a home fire hazard.

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