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City of Russell to Test Upgraded Outdoor Warning Siren Controllers Friday

City of Russell LogoThere are 10 outdoor warning sirens (tornado sirens) located throughout the Russell city limits. All 10 sirens are activated when dispatch transmits a specific tone to the radio receiver at each siren.

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District Judge McPherson Files for Re-Election

Scott McPhersonDistrict Judge Scott McPherson has announced he is filing to run for election to a four-year term as District Judge in the 20th Judicial District, which includes Barton, Ellsworth, Rice, Russell and Stafford Counties.

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Weimaster, Blundon Named Volunteers/Emergency Workers of the Year

2018 Volunteers of the YearRussell/Ellsworth County Emergency Management and the Russell 911 Communications Advisory Board have announced the 2018 Volunteers/Emergency Workers of the Year as Dale Weimaster and Gary Blundon.

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Governor Colyer Speaks with USTR Ambassadors Mahoney, Doud

Jeff ColyerKansas Governor Jeff Colyer spoke Tuesday with United States Trade Representative Ambassadors C.J. Mahoney and Gregg Doud regarding Kansas' position in the global trade market, and the expansion of export opportunities for Kansas products.

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USD 407 BOE Continues Facilities Discussion

USD 407 BOE Special Meeting 3-26-18The USD 407 Board of Education met in special session Monday evening at Russell High School to continue discussions regarding district facilities.

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Tools Stolen from Lucas Shed

TheftPower tools were reportedly stolen recently from a shed in Lucas.

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KRSL Russell Radio Hosts What's Up in Russell Coffee

KRSL Whats Up 3-27-18 1KRSL Russell Radio hosted the Russell Main Street, Inc. What's Up in Russell Coffee on Tuesday morning.

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