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Marijuana Grow Operation Near Galatia Busted

Arthur KronenbergBarton County Sheriff's Deputies received information Thursday about a suspected marijuana grow operation near the city of Galatia. According to Barton County Sheriff Brian Bellendir, detectives were able to obtain a search warrant based on the information and executed the warrant at about 1 PM Thursday.

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Marion, Webster Lakes Under Public Health Warnings Due to Blue-Green Algae

Blue-Green AlgaeThe Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) and the United States Army Corps of Engineers, has reopened Marion Reservoir in Marion County, but the reservoir remains under a warning due to a harmful algal bloom.

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Russell City Council Discusses Budget Woes

Russell City Council 2-7-17The Russell City Council discussed the 2018 budget and heard budget requests from several outside entities at its work study Tuesday evening.

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Biking Across Kansas Will Stop in Lucas

Biking Across KansasOn Tuesday, June 13, 720 Biking Across Kansas bicycle riders will be in Lucas for a lunch stop.

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Catholic "Prayer and Action" Program Serving Russell This Month

Prayer and Action in RussellThe Salina Catholic Diocese "Prayer and Action" Program is in Russell this month. It's a summer mission trip for youth to serve close to home.

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Russell County Commissioners Continue Budget Discussions

County Commissioners 1-16-17The Russell County Commissioners continued discussions about the 2018 budget at their regular meeting Monday.

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Kansas Legislators Override Veto of Tax Bill

Kansas State CapitolKansas legislators have voted to override Republican Governor Sam Brownback's veto of a bill that would repeal or roll back past income tax cuts he has championed.

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