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USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education at a special meeting Monday reopened discussion regarding the possibility of building a new school facility.

CrashAn ambulance headed to Salina Regional Health Center was involved in a two-vehicle crash near the Saline/Ellsworth County line early Tuesday morning according to KSAL Radio in Salina.

RepublicanThe Russell County Republican Central Committee will hold a meeting Thursday, December 3 at 7 PM in the Russell VFW Building.

John FletcherJohn Fletcher will retire as Russell County Sheriff at the end of this year.

Stolen VehicleA pickup was reported stolen from Russell Sunday afternoon, but was recovered soon after rolled over just north of Russell.

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KSHSAA LogoTOPEKA, Kan. - Five individuals have been selected for induction into the Kansas State High School Activities Hall of Fame Class of 2016.

McPherson College NAIA Scholar AthletesKansas City, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that 210 men's and 210 women's cross country student-athletes have been named 2015 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes. McPherson College placed four on the lists in Dixon Cooney, Miranda Clark Ulrich, Savana Cross and Erika Doty.

KBCA LogoThe Kansas Basketball Coaches Association has released its preseason rankings out ahead of the start of the high school basketball season.

Bob DavisBob Davis, for over three decades the play-by-play voice of Kansas Jayhawk football and men's basketball, has announced that he will retire following the 2015-16 basketball season, thus making Saturday's game against Kansas State his last KU football broadcast.

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