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Russell City Council Moves Forward with Additional Wells

Russell City Council 2013 JuneThe Russell City Council held its regular monthly work study Tuesday afternoon, but before the session began, a continuation of the August 20 meeting was held where Councilmembers took action on additional water sources for Russell.

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County Commissioners Continue Bridge, Courthouse Discussions

Russell County CourthouseThe Russell County Commissioners met Tuesday in regular session and continued ongoing bridge and courthouse discussions as well as awarded bids for various County Road and Bridge Department purchases.

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Gorham Teen Injured in Tuesday Morning Crash

CrashA Gorham teenager was injured and transported by Russell County EMS to Russell Regional Hospital after being involved in a three vehicle crash Tuesday morning on Highway 40 one mile east of Gorham.

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UPDATE: Pfeifer Well Field-to-Russell Pipeline Repaired

City of Russell Logo8:30am Monday - The Russell Water Treatment Plant is taking water again from the Pfeifer Well Field.

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DCC Sept. Exhibit Announced

Deines Cultural CenterSeptember's exhibit at the Deines Cultural Center features Hays artist Michael Kent Knutson. His show is titled "Times Fragmented Connections".

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Dove Season Opens Sept. 1

DoveDove season opens Sunday, September 1 in Kansas and experts say dove numbers should be relatively high this year.

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Governor Declares September “Kansas Preparedness Month”

Emergency KitTo highlight the need for emergency preparedness in the home, workplace, schools and community, Kansas Governor Sam Brownback signed a proclamation Thursday designating September as "Kansas Preparedness Month."

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