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Students, Leaders Honored Friday at 4-H Achievement Banquet

4H BanquetThe Russell County 4-H Chapters held their 2012 Achievement Banquet Friday with students and leaders receiving awards for their accomplishments and service.

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Body of Missing FHSU Student Found Saturday

MartinezThe body of the missing Fort Hays State University student, 25-year-old Ivone "Yosset" Martinez, was found Saturday morning during a search by the Hays Police Department, Hays Fire Department, University Police and Kansas Highway Patrol aircraft.

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Local Group Seeking Food, Clothes Donations

Russell County Economic Development and CVBNow through December 4, the Russell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting a holiday donation project.

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FFA Advisor Praises Judging Teams Performance

FFA Judging Team 2012Russell High School FFA Advisor Jed Strnad said recently he is extremely proud of the work and dedication the four-person RHS livestock judging team has put in this year.

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Stage IV Now in Effect

Water Restrictions The Stage IV Water Warning the Russell City Council voted at its last meeting to implement is now in effect.

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Electrical System Facing Upgrade Deadline

powerThe City of Russell's municipal electric system is facing large, mandatory upgrades that must be completed by May of 2013.

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Now is the Time to Get Your Pets Ready for Winter

Dog Drinking WaterAs winter and colder temperatures approach, local officials urge pet owning residents to take this time before it gets too cold to prepare sufficient outdoor pet living conditions for your pets.

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