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Representative Waymaster Recognized for Perfect Voting Record

Troy Waymaster Sworn In 2015Representative Troy L. Waymaster (R-Bunker Hill) has been recognized for his 100 percent voting record during the 2015 Legislative Session.


Housing Development Project Would Bring Duplexes to Russell

Russell City Council 5-19-15A housing development project discussed at Tuesday afternoon's Russell City Council work study would bring a proposed three residential duplex units to Russell within the next year or two.


Ochs Earns K-State Outstanding Senior Award

Taylor OchsSix spring 2015 graduating seniors in mechanical engineering, including Taylor Ochs of Russell, have been honored by their department at Kansas State University.


Tax Credit Purchase Opportunity Offered

Russell County Economic Development and CVBRussell County Economic Development and CVB is currently in the process of applying to become an E-Community through the NetWork Kansas program.


Traffic Stop for Speeding Leads to Drug Arrests

Drug Arrest 2Two men were arrested for drug possession Tuesday morning on Interstate 70 in eastern Russell County.


Russell County Tax Valuations Down by a Third

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14As the Russell County Commissioners continue to discuss and formulate the 2016 budget, it's estimated tax valuations in the county are down by approximately one-third due to the low price of oil.


Pre-Fair Activities Kick Off with Style Revue

4-H pictureThe Russell County Free Fair kicks off with Pre-Fair activities beginning Sunday, July 12 at the Lucas Community Theater. The 2015 Style Revue "4-H Fashion Fun in the Sun" will begin at 1:30 PM.


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