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RHS Students Honored by KU

KU Honors 2013The Kansas Honors Program recognized area high school seniors for their academic achievements on Thursday, October 10 in Hays.

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Saturday Rollover Near Wilson Lake Injures Two

Rollover AccidentOne man and one juvenile were injured early Saturday afternoon in a one vehicle rollover wreck near Wilson Lake.

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UPDATE: Bunker Hill Teen Still Missing

Cierra Swodeck Missing Girl 10-7On Monday at approximately 9 AM the Russell County Sheriff's Office received a report of a possible runaway missing person from Bunker Hill.

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Newman Wins Statewide Business Award

Ronald Newman 2013 State StarRonald Newman, Kansas Small Business Development Center Regional Director in Hays, recently received the 2013 KSBDC State Star Award.

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Russell Cares Walk Nets $4000

Food PantryThe Russell Association of Churches' annual Russell Cares Walk netted more than $4000 for the Russell Food Pantry.

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Wednesday Traffic Stop Leads to Meth Arrests

Drug ArrestTwo men are behind bars following a traffic stop in Russell early Wednesday morning that led to both of their arrests after they were found to be in possession of methamphetamine.

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Shutdown Affects WIC Program

Kansas WICKansas officials are notifying county health clinics that a program providing cash subsidies to women and children will cease issuing checks later this month because of the federal government shutdown.

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