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Entries at Kansas Junior Livestock Show Reach 25-Year High

2013 KJLSThe 81st Annual Kansas Junior Livestock Show (KJLS) promises to be a big event this year, with 795 youth from 92 counties entering 1,817 animals, which includes 12 exhibitors from Russell County entering 38 animals.

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Road Work Project West of Russell to Begin

Road Work AheadBeginning Tuesday, September 17 the Russell County Highway Department will have bridge deck rehabilitation work begin on FAS Bridge Number 200, which crosses the Saline River just south of Fairport.

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KRSL.com Special: Artist With Whimsical Flair Dies Suddenly

Eric AbrahamEric Abraham was respected as an artist, businessman and a wonderful friend to all who knew him.

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Laptop, Money Stolen from Vehicle

Crime PhotoA laptop computer, a small amount of cash and some rare coins valued at $300 were stolen from a vehicle Tuesday night in Russell according to police.

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Grant Applications to Community Foundation due October 15

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThe Russell County Area Community Foundation has announced grant applications are being accepted now through October 15 for the Fund for a Better Russell County Area.

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I-70 Rest Area near Russell Now Open

Rest AreaThe Interstate 70 westbound rest area facilities located east of Russell are now open to the traveling public.

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Grant to Fund New Roof at Pioneer Developmental Center

DSNWK RussellDevelopmental Services of Northwest Kansas was recently announced as the recipient of an $80,000 grant from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation.

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