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Widespread Influenza Activity Occurring in Kansas

Flu SeasonKansas is now experiencing widespread influenza activity, with increased influenza cases seen in most regions of the state.

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County, City Leaders Fight for Overhaul of Kansas Property Tax Lid

Kansas State CapitolLeaders of groups representing Kansas counties and cities are arguing for the repeal or overhaul of a state-imposed property tax lid.

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State Treasurer Estes Launches ABLE Savings Program

Ron Estes ABLE ProgramPeople with disabilities will now be able to save for their future without losing benefits or paying taxes on the money they invest.

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Semi Rollover in Ellsworth County Injures Tennessee Man

Semi Rollover 1-26-17A Tennessee truck driver was injured in a semi rollover early Thursday morning on Interstate 70 in Ellsworth County.

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RHS Debaters Take Fourth at State

RHS 2017 State Debate TeamRussell High School sent eight debate team students to the 3-2-1A State Debate Tournament in Lyons last weekend and one of the two-speaker teams from RHS placed fourth.

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Midwest Family Health Pharmacy Opens New Location

Midwest Family Health Ribbon Cutting 1-25-17Midwest Family Health Pharmacy and Home Care in Russell has a new location and they hosted a Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Wednesday to celebrate.

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Great Bend Driver Licensing Office Closed for Remodeling Jan. 27 through Feb. 9

Department of RevenueThe state's driver licensing office in Great Bend is closing Friday, January 27 through Thursday, February 9 for remodeling.

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