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Russell Woman Injured in Rollover

Kansas Highway Patrol BadgeA Russell woman was injured in a rollover in rural Graham County on Sunday evening, May 26.

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Wilson FFA Member Vies for State Office

FFAA member of the Wilson FFA Chapter is among the 15 candidates running for a state officer position to represent more than 8,000 Kansas FFA members for the 2013-2014 term.

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Foundation Announces 2013 Scholarship Recipients

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThe Russell County Area Community Foundation has announced their 2013 scholarship recipients.

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Kansans Can Help Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers

kansas wildlife and parksAs Kansans take advantage of the warming weather to get out to their favorite lake or river, the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) reminds outdoor enthusiasts that they play a critical role in helping stop aquatic invaders that threaten Kansas waters.

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Retired DCC Director Honored at City Council Meeting

Nancy Selbe RetirementRecently retired Deines Cultural Center Director Nancy Selbe was honored with a plaque of appreciation for her many years of service at Tuesday's Russell City Council meeting.

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Click It or Ticket is Here

Russell Police DepartmentFrom now through Sunday, June 2, drivers can expect increased enforcement for restraint violations as the Russell Police Department joins over 140 other law enforcement agencies in aggressively enforcing Kansas occupant restraint and other traffic laws as part of the 2013 Kansas Click It or Ticket traffic enforcement campaign.

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Neighborhood Revitalization Plan, Zoning Change Approved at Russell City Council Meeting

Russell City Council 2013Two separate ordinances to improve housing in Russell were approved Tuesday afternoon by the Russell City Council at its regular monthly meeting.

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