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Russell City Council 5-6-14At its monthly work study Tuesday, the Russell City Council discussed renewal of temporary notes to finance water source exploration and also talked about yard waste and grass clippings on public streets.

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14The Russell County Commissioners were notified Tuesday at their regular meeting that the Russell County Treasurer's Office can no longer issue new driver's licenses or CDL's.

2014 Natoma Labor Day 1Natoma was host Monday, September 1 to the 77th Annual Natoma Labor Day Celebration.

2014 Luray Friendship Day 1The 49th Annual Luray Friendship Day was held Sunday, August 31 in the Luray City Park.

Kansas Highway Patrol BadgeA 71-year-old central Kansas man has been identified as the person killed in a shootout with Kansas Highway Patrol troopers and Barton County deputies over the weekend.

Latest Local Sports

RHS Girls GolfRussell High School's Megan Boxberger kicked off her junior season on a high note by winning the individual title at the Concordia Invitational on Tuesday, Sept. 2.

Shaffer Field Turf Drawing 7-14-14The artificial turf project continues at Shaffer Field in Russell and you can follow the progress of the project here on

RHS Girls Tennis Team in WaKeeney 8-28-14The Russell High School girls tennis team open its season with a third place finish at the Trego Invitational in WaKeeney on Thursday, Aug. 28.

KVA LogoThe Kansas Volleyball Association has released its preseason rankings.

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