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Plainville Shooting Suspect Arrested

ShootingA man has been arrested on charges stemming from a shooting that occurred at the Plainville Short Stop convenience store in Plainville on Sunday, June 7.

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Flag Smut Disease Detected in Kansas Wheat

wheat fieldAgricultural officials are contacting Kansas farmers with fields infected with flag smut disease in an effort to contain its spread. It is the first time it has been detected in Kansas since the 1930s.

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Semi, Road Grader Collide

Semi vs Grader 6-24-15 1A semi truck and a road grader collided Wednesday afternoon on Kansas Highway 18 in Russell County. No injuries were reported.

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Rural Firefighters Battle Grass, Baler Fires

6-24-15 Wheat Stubble FireRussell County Rural Fire Departments battled two separate fires Wednesday.

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Russell, Hays City Leaders Discuss R9 Ranch Development

Russell City Council Meets with Hays 6-23-15The Russell City Council hosted a special meeting in Russell Tuesday evening with the Hays City Commission to discuss development of the R9 Ranch water source in Edwards County.

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Gorham Man, Woman Injured in Tuesday Overpass Crash

Truck Wreck 6-23-15 Brandon SeirerA man and a woman, both from Gorham, were injured Tuesday afternoon in a semi versus car crash on the Interstate 70 Gorham exit overpass.

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Wheat Harvest is Underway

Julie Dreher Harvest 2015The return of mostly dry, hot weather has jump started the stalled winter wheat harvest in Kansas.

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