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Body Cameras Now in Use by Russell Police Department

Russell Police DepartmentThe Russell Police Department has issued body cameras, also known as body cams, to all its officers.

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Tools, Gun Stolen from Russell Garage

Crime PhotoSome tools and a handgun have been reportedly stolen from a Russell garage.

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City of Russell Fireworks Do's and Don'ts

FireworksAs the Fourth of July nears, the Russell Police Department wants to remind citizens of the times fireworks can be discharged and limitations of personal fireworks being discharged.

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Stock Trailer Stolen

TheftA stock trailer was recently reported stolen from rural Barton County.

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Kansas Supreme Court Accepts School Funding Changes

School FundingThe Kansas Supreme Court has signed off on a new education funding law that boosts state aid to poor school districts.

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USD 407 BOE Holds Special Meeting

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education held a special meeting Tuesday afternoon for year end business.

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Downtown Russell Building Struck by Lightning

Pohlman Building Storm Damage 1 6-28-16A downtown Russell building was struck by lightning Tuesday afternoon.

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