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Russell County Commissioners Approve 2018 Budget

County Commissioners 1-16-17The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and approved the 2018 county budget.

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KRSL Hosts What's Up in Russell Coffee

KRSL Coffee 1 8-22-17KRSL Russell Radio hosted Russell Main Street's What's Up in Russell Coffee Tuesday morning.

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City of Russell: Rush County Hog Farm Won't Contaminate Water

Water DropConcerns regarding the proposed expansion of a hog farm operation in Rush County near Pfeifer were voiced at a recent meeting in Loretta between State Representative Troy Waymaster and approximately 20 rural residents.

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City of Russell to Replace Bickerdyke Park Play Equipment

City of Russell LogoThe City of Russell has received a $5,000 grant from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation to assist in the purchase and installation of new play equipment at Bickerdyke Park.

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Russell Named 12th-Safest City in Kansas

SafeWise 2017Russell has been named the 12th-safest city in Kansas by SafeWise.

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Clouds Obscure Eclipse Viewing in Russell

Russell Eclipse 1 8-21-17Clouds obscured most of the view of the solar eclipse in the Russell area Monday, but that didn't stop a good crowd of adults and kids from gathering in the castle area of Memorial Park to watch the once-in-a-lifetime event.

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Ellsworth County Motorcycle Crash Injures Man

Motorcycle CrashA Liberal man was injured Friday evening on Interstate 70 in Ellsworth County when his motorcycle collided with a pickup and trailer.

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