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City of Russell LogoThe City of Russell has discontinued the issuance of special water use permits until further notice.

Courthouse Groundbreaking 1The Russell County Commissioners hosted a special groundbreaking ceremony Monday afternoon to officially signify the beginning of the courthouse addition construction project.

Safe Kids KansasBack to school is a busy time for children and families. Between school supplies, new clothes and sports tryouts, parents may not think about safety issues.

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14Ongoing road and bridge projects around Russell County and a Neighborhood Revitalization Program for Lucas residents were discussed at Monday's Russell County Commissioners meeting.

Russell CARTThe Russell County Animal Response Team, also known as CART, is currently looking for volunteers.

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2014 Kansas Pregame CoverGet a sneak peak at high school and college football across the state. The 2014 edition of Kansas Pregame is now available.

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

Russell Tennis Club Members in Newton 7-30-14Five members of the Russell Tennis Club recently traveled to Newton to compete in its annual Junior Tennis Open.

Marty Myers with RHS Girls Tennis Team Members 7-29-14Marty Myers recently presented a $250 grant from the Myers Family Memorial Donor Advised Fund to members of the Russell High School Tennis Team to help purchase a volley machine for the boys and girls tennis program.


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