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Temporary Speed Limit Change Around Russell Regional Hospital

20 MPH SpeedThe Russell Police Department has announced a temporary speed limit change on streets that surround Russell Regional Hospital.


Tools, Gas Stolen from Garage

Crime PhotoBurglary and theft reports were filed with the Russell County Sheriff's Office Wednesday following a report of stolen tools and gasoline from a rural Russell County garage.


Dole Announces Next Round of Stops

Bob DoleSenator Bob Dole has announced the next round of trips he will make to Kansas this year.


Early Morning Storm System Packs Damaging Winds, Beneficial Rain

Severe WeatherAn early Thursday morning round of storms in the KRSL listening area knocked out power for a brief time in various parts of Russell County, but brought very beneficial rainfall.


Two More Animals Test Positive for Rabies

Rabies AlertIn April, Russell had a non-domestic animal that tested positive for the rabies virus in the 100 Block of Barbara Ave and now within the month of May, two other non-domestic animals have tested positive as well.


Three Arrested in Gorham for Marijuana Possession

Drug ArrestThree people were arrested Wednesday morning in Gorham for possession of marijuana according to the Russell County Sheriff's Office.


Budget Talks, Development of New Water Sources Dominate Russell City Council Work Study

Russell City Council 5-6-14Talks regarding the 2015 fiscal year budget and development of new water sources dominated discussion Tuesday afternoon at the Russell City Council's regular monthly work study session.


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