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Russell Native Honored at Wednesday's World Series Game

Our HeroesSitting in the Budweiser Our Hero Seat at Wednesday's Major League Baseball World Series Game Seven at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City was Russell-native Sergeant First Class Dominic Baruelo.

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General Election is Tuesday, Good Turnout Expected

Election 2014The United States and Kansas General Election is Tuesday, November 4 and local officials say voter turnout should be high.

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Kansas Cold Weather Rule Takes Effect Nov. 1

Cold WeatherThe Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC) reminds Kansans that the Cold Weather Rule takes effect November 1 and remains in effect through March 31.

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Russell Man Arrested for Meth Possession

Drug Arrest 2A Russell man is behind bars after his arrest for methamphetamine possession Monday in Russell.

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Rural Sheds Burglarized

Crime PhotoTwo rural Russell County sheds were broken into recently and according to the Russell County Sheriff's Office some items were stolen.

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Warm Weather Spurs Rapid Wheat Growth

Wheat EmergenceUnseasonably warm fall weather is spurring rapid growth of the emerging winter wheat crop in Kansas.

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Lucas Man Involved in ATV Versus Car Hit and Run Accident

ATV AccidentA Lucas man was thrown from his ATV Sunday after being side-swiped by a passenger car just west of Lucas.

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