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Rotting Radishes Blamed for Foul Odor

City of Russell LogoCity of Russell officials have traced the source of a foul odor in southern sections of Russell to a field of rotting radishes.


Russell City Council Discusses Open Councilmember Position, Comprehensive Plan

Russell City Council 10-7-14At its regular monthly meeting Tuesday afternoon, the Russell City Council discussed the open councilmember position recently vacated by Chuck Bean and took action to begin the process to formulate a 20-year comprehensive plan for the city.


Waymaster Encourages Internship Applications

Troy Waymaster - LurayApplications for the Kansas Legislative Internship Program for the upcoming 2015 Legislative Session are now being accepted.


Sen. Dole Completes Tour of Kansas

Bob Dole at KRSL July 2 2014 2Senator Bob Dole has officially traveled to all 105 counties within his home state of Kansas this year.


USD 407 BOE Approves Bid, Continues Superintendent Search Process

USD 407 BOE 8-11-14The USD 407 Board of Education approved a bid Monday night at its monthly meeting to modify the Russell High School football bleachers to provide space for an eighth track lane.


County Commissioners Vacate Rural Road, Discuss Hospital Upgrades

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14The Russell County Commissioners at their Monday meeting voted to close a small, rural section of Russell County road and discussed upgrades at Russell Regional Hospital.


Sen. Moran Receives Legislator of the Year Award from the Kansas Home Care Association

Senator Jerry MoranUS Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) has received the Kansas Home Care Association's (KHCA's) 2014 Legislator of the Year Award for his long record of leadership on initiatives that support and improve Kansans' access to home care and hospice services. Sen. Moran is the sole recipient of KHCA's Legislator of the Year for 2014.



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