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Indictment: Man Had More Than 60 Pounds of Fentanyl When Arrested in Russell County

US AttorneyA California man appeared in federal court Thursday on charges he possessed more than 60 pounds of the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl, US Attorney Tom Beall said in a press release.

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Russell City Council Discusses 2018 Budget, Electricity Project

Russell City Council 2-7-17The Russell City Council met Wednesday afternoon for its monthly work study and discussed the 2018 budget and an electricity project the city might buy in to.

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Russell County Commissioners Discuss Dorrance Fire Department Building Expansion, County Server Update

County Commissioners 1-16-17The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and discussed expansion of the Dorrance Fire Department building and an update of the courthouse's server, as well as hosted a presentation of business awards for two local entities.

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Russell Municipal Pool Water Slides Closed Until Further Notice

Pool Party 9Effective July 1, 2017, the Russell Municipal Swimming Pool water slides are closed to public use, until further notice.

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Burglary Report Leads to Arrest of Russell Woman

Russell Police DepartmentA Russell woman was arrested Sunday morning following the initial report of a burglary at a Russell apartment building.

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Russell Man Arrested After Execution of Search Warrant

Drug ArrestA Russell man was arrested on drug charges early Sunday morning following the execution of a search warrant at a Russell residence.

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City of Russell, Russell County Fireworks Regulations

Sorry, you have not enough rights to view this image.As the Fourth of July nears, the Russell Police Department reminds citizens of the times fireworks can be discharged and limitations of personal fireworks being discharged.

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