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UTV Accident Kills Russell Teen

Fatal AccidentA utility terrain vehicle accident Saturday morning south of Russell killed a Russell teen and injured another.

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Webster Reservoir Deaths Appear to be Murder-Suicide

Murder SuicideThe case involving the deaths of two people found near a Rooks County lake is being investigated as a murder-suicide.

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Xtreme Bowling Wraps Up KRSL's Summer of Fun

Bowling 1Xtreme Bowling under the lights at Playdium Bowl in Russell Friday night wrapped up KRSL's 2015 Summer of Fun.

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Wheat Fungus Re-Emerges in Kansas After Decades

Planting WheatA fungus called wheat flag smut has re-emerged in Kansas after not being seen since the 1970s.

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Russell Community Theater Launches Matching Grant Fundraising Campaign

Russell Community Theater PlayhouseThe Russell Community Theater (RCT), a local non-profit organization that offers volunteer-led and produced theatrical productions in Russell, has launched a matching grant fundraising campaign.

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Safety Tips for Back to School

Back to School ImageUSD 407 students head back to school Wednesday, August 26 and students, parents and motorists are reminded to keep safety as a top priority.

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Russell City Council Adopts 2016 Budget, Accepts Recycling Program Donation

Southwind Bank Recycling DonationThe Russell City Council adopted the 2016 city budget and accepted a donation from Southwind Bank to expand the city's recycling program at its regular monthly meeting Tuesday afternoon.

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