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Russell Native Named National Finalist for Math, Science Award

Monica DreilingFour Kansas educators are being recognized for their outstanding teaching skills through the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) program.

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FHSU Opens Virtual Literacy Center

Fort Hays State UniversityThe Department of Teacher Education at Fort Hays State University has developed and opened the Virtual Literacy Center to make the highest quality, cutting edge, scientific-based tutoring services available to the school districts in approximately 25 counties in Northwest Kansas.

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Earthquake Reported Near Zurich

10-17-19 EarthquakeA minor 3.4 magnitude earthquake was reported in Rooks County Thursday morning.

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Talbott Appointed to Russell City Council

Aaron Talbott Sworn In 10-15-19Aaron Talbott was appointed to the Russell City Council at Tuesday's Council meeting.

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Six City of Russell Employees Honored for Years of Service

City Employee Service Awards 10-15-19Six City of Russell employees were honored at Tuesday's Russell City Council meeting for their years of service.

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Waymaster Announces Candidacy for Big First Congressional Seat

Troy WaymasterA prominent Republican state legislator has launched a campaign for the western Kansas seat in Congress.

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Bowers Receives 2019 Intergovernmental Leadership Award

Elaine BowersThe League of Kansas Municipalities has named District 36 Kansas Senator Elaine Bowers, a Republican from Concordia, as the recipient of its 2019 Intergovernmental Leadership Award.

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