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Surplus Commodities to be Distributed

foodGovernment surplus commodities will be distributed in Russell at two locations soon, one on Tuesday and the other on Wednesday.

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Russell Mayor Helps Celebrate Fox News Anchor's Birthday

Steve DoocyKansas native Steve Doocy, co-host of Fox and Friends on the Fox News Channel, celebrates his birthday Saturday, October 19 and Russell Mayor Curt Mader was featured Friday morning on Doocy's program wishing the anchor a happy birthday.

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Russell's First Snow of the Season Occurs Early

10-18-13 Snow 3It's not even Halloween and snowflakes are falling in Russell.

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Electrical Upgrades Continue

powerWork to improve Russell's electrical reliability and redundancy continues as completion of a larger wattage capacity power loop around the city nears.

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Jim New: Thanks for Conserving

Water DropJim New, a Russell resident who was asked by Russell city officials in 2011 to help educate and implement water conservation in the city, has a message for you - congratulations and thanks.

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Russell City Council Votes Down Zoning Change

Russell City Council 2013 JuneA change of zoning request for a small section of residential land in western Russell that would have rezoned the ground as commercial land was voted down by Russell City Councilmembers Tuesday.

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Victoria Man Killed in Ford County Crash

Fatal CrashA head-on crash Tuesday morning in Ford County killed a man from Victoria.

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