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Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14The Russell County Commissioners at their regular meeting Monday set a public hearing for the 2016 budget and continued discussions on how to trim the budget to make up for large revenue losses.

Drug Arrest 2A Russell man was arrested for possession of marijuana Monday evening at a Russell residence.

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education will host a budget workshop special meeting this Thursday, August 6 at Noon at the Central Administration Office in Russell.

Senator Jerry MoranUS Senator Jerry Moran announced last week he will visit Russell Regional Hospital in Russell this Friday, August 7 from 11 AM to Noon as part of his Kansas Listening Tour.

Drug ArrestA man was arrested for methamphetamine possession following his involvement in a two-vehicle crash early Saturday morning on Interstate 70 in Russell County.

Latest Local Sports

Chantal Prester signing with Washburn 2015Former Russell High School standout Chantal Prester will continue her softball career at Washburn University in Topeka.

K-18 Baseball LogoBeloit Blue captured the K-18 State Baseball Championship on Tuesday, July 28 in Lucas.

Russell Roughnecks 2015The Russell Roughnecks 11-and-under youth traveling baseball team put together another impressive season in 2015.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell Post 99 American Legion baseball team had its 2015 season come to an end after going 0-2 at the Dodge City "AAA" Zone Tournament on Wednesday, July 22.

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