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NWS Confirms EF-1 Tornado Hit Sylvan Grove Friday

Sylvan-Lucas press box damage 4-24-15Tornadoes, large hail and heavy rain were reported in northern sections of Ellis, Russell and Lincoln Counties Friday evening.

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Vehicle vs. Cow Accident Injures Russell Woman

Russell County SheriffA Russell woman was injured and taken to Russell Regional Hospital Sunday night after she struck a cow with her vehicle on US Highway 40 near Dorrance.

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Nebraska Man Arrested in Russell on DUI, Drug Charges

Russell Police DepartmentA Nebraska man was arrested early Sunday morning in Russell on DUI and drug charges.

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TV Stolen from Russell Residence

Crime PhotoA television was reported stolen from a Russell residence Saturday.

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Sidewalk Replacement Program Expanded

City of Russell LogoRussell City Code states the owner of property abutting a sidewalk is responsible for the maintenance of the sidewalk. To encourage the maintenance of existing sidewalks within the community and assist property owners with the replacement of deteriorated sidewalks, the city began a residential sidewalk replacement program in June 2013.

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Man Dies in Suspicious Hoisington Fire

FireHoisington authorities say a house fire that left a man dead is suspicious.

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Three Adults, One Infant Involved in I-70 Rollover

Rollover AccidentThree adults and one infant, all from Dodge City, were involved in an injury rollover wreck Thursday afternoon between the Wilson and Sylvan Grove exits on Interstate 70.

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