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League Art Winners Announced

League Art 2014Russell students qualifying to attend league art recently traveled to Republic County High School to compete and attend workshops.

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Sen. Moran to Give Commencement Address at Sylvan-Lucas

Senator Jerry MoranUS Senator Jerry Moran announced Thursday he will give remarks at Sylvan-Lucas Unified High School's commencement Saturday, May 10.

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Russell Native Named Kansas Dentist of the Year

Dr Lucynda RabenThe Kansas Dental Association’s 2014 Dentist of the Year Award was presented to Russell native and current Wichita resident Dr. Lucynda Raben at the KDA Annual Session on Saturday, April 12.

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Bickerdyke Bunch Performs at State Capitol Building

Bickerdyke Bunch at StatehouseThe Bickerdyke Bunch from Bickerdyke Elementary School in Russell performed a concert Wednesday in the rotunda of the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka.

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Dust Causes Fatal Crash

Fatal CrashThe Kansas Highway Patrol says blowing dust caused an accident that killed a man in central Kansas.

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KDOT Offers Tips to Drive Through Dust Storms, Blowing Smoke

KDOTWith recent road closures because of dust storms in northwest Kansas, the Kansas Department of Transportation wants to remind drivers of simple tips when driving into or through dust storms.

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Two Men Injured on I-70 in Ellsworth County

CrashTwo men, one from Ellsworth and the other from Missouri, were injured Monday morning on Interstate 70 in Ellsworth County following a semi versus car crash.

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