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USD 407: Dirt is Yours if You Want It

7-11-14 RHS Turf Project 02USD 407 has announced the excess dirt from the Shaffer Field Turf Project that is piled in the east parking lot is free for the taking.

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Woman Injured in Wreck on Gravel Russell County Road

CrashAn Ellsworth woman was injured Monday morning in a wreck on I-70 Road in Russell County just west of 189th or about 4.5 miles east of Russell.

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"Anna's Walk" Comes to Russell County

Anna HarringtonAnna Harrington, a woman currently residing in Idaho, is making a trek across the country to support Shriners Hospitals. She is currently in the Russell County area.

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Oakley Man Killed in Ellis County Plane Crash

Plane CrashA man was killed Friday in a plane crash northeast of Ellis.

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McGuire Named Library Director

Russell Public LibraryJessica McGuire has been named the new director of the Russell Public Library.

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Russell County Free Fair Offers Something for Everyone

FairPre-fair activities have already kicked off and the Russell County Free Fair officially begins July 22. Fair organizers and volunteers encourage you to come out and see what this year's fair in Russell has to offer.

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Four Local Businesses Receive Commerce Awards

2014 Business AppreciationFour Russell County businesses were recently honored by the Kansas Department of Commerce at the annual Russell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau Business Appreciation Event.

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