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Stolen SUV Recovered in Russell

Stolen VehicleA vehicle stolen from Wichita was recovered late Thursday night in Russell according to the Russell Police Department.


Man with Drugs Arrested Near RHS

Drug ArrestA man was arrested Thursday afternoon in Russell near Russell High School for felony possession of drugs.


Former Parsonage Moved to Gorham

Otterbein Parsonage Moving 1Exciting things have happened at the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Russell. After months of preparation, the old church parsonage at 527 North Maple has been purchased and moved to Gorham.


Russell City Council Discusses Water Supply Study

Russell City Council 10-7-14The Russell City Council discussed multiple water source options for the city at its first work study session of 2015 Tuesday afternoon.


Nex-Tech Launches Gigabit Internet Service

Nex-TechNex-Tech has announced symmetrical broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) are now available to residential and business customers that are connected to Nex-Tech's Fiber-to-the-Premise (FTTP) system.


Stolen Car Located, Gun Still Missing

Stolen VehicleA vehicle with a loaded handgun inside that was stolen in Russell late Sunday night or early Monday morning has been found. The gun, however, has not been recovered.


Russell County Commissioners Accept KDOT Funding to Build New Bridge

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14At their first meeting of 2015 Monday, the Russell County Commissioners formally accepted funding from the Kansas Department of Transportation to build a new, rural bridge and reduce the number of structurally deficient bridges in the county.


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