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City of Russell Prepares for Ice Storm

City of Russell LogoThe City of Russell staff is working diligently in preparation for the impending ice storm. Current forecasts of freezing rain and potentially significant icing could cause damage to trees and power lines. Power outages are possible.

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Predicted Winter Storm Could Create Hazardous Conditions

Jan 2017 Ice Storm NWS GraphicThe National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook and Winter Storm Watch for the weekend for most of central Kansas. Ice and snow accumulation are possible.

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Representative Waymaster Offering Scholarship for 4-H Citizenship in Action Program

4-H pictureOn February 19 and 20, the Kansas 4-H program will be hosting Citizenship in Action, a program that seeks to inform 13 to 18 year olds, as of January 1, 2017, on how their state government functions.

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Marshall Named to a Third Committee

Roger MarshallCongressman Roger Marshall, M.D., was named to a third Congressional committee Wednesday, the House Small Business Committee.

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USD 407 BOE Discusses Architectural Firms, Facilities Bonds

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education met Monday evening and discussed facilities planning along with a few other topics.

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Kansas Regains Voice on House Ag Committee

Roger MarshallUS Congressman Roger Marshall, M.D., was selected Tuesday to be a member of the House Committee on Agriculture for the 115th United States Congress.

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State Representative Troy Waymaster Seeks Pages for 2017 Legislative Session

Troy Waymaster - LurayWith the legislative session opening January 9, State Representative Troy Waymaster is inviting students 12 years of age and older to apply to be a legislative page.

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