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Phileger Accepts PRIDE Award

Dawn Phileger Accepts PRIDE AwardDawn Phileger, a volunteer with the Natoma PRIDE Program, has been honored for her work in the community.

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Bernard Strong: Fundraising Effort Begins for Former RHS Principal

Bernard Strong ShirtA fundraising effort has been launched for former longtime Russell High School Principal Larry Bernard. He was recently diagnosed with brain cancer.

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Business Container Garden Challenge Winners Announced

Russell County Economic Development and CVBRussell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau have announced the winners of the first ever Russell County Business Container Garden Challenge.

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Four Lakes Under Public Health Warning Due to Blue-Green Algae

Blue-Green AlgaeThe Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), has issued a public health warning for four lakes and a watch for five lakes due to harmful algal blooms.

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Foster Mortuary Changes Name to Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home

Foster MortuaryLarry and Tammy Foster, along with Brad Plumer, have announced Foster Mortuary of Wilson, which has been under new ownership since 2013, will be changing its name to Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home.

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Share a Story Reaches More Than 2,000 Children

Share a Story SeldenSmoky Hills Public Television's summer reading program, Share a Story, visited 74 communities in central and western Kansas this past June and July. More than 2,000 children attended the 79 presentations held in partnership with local libraries.

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Rollover Near Dorrance Injures Wichita Man

Rollover AccidentA Wichita man was injured Tuesday afternoon in a vehicle rollover wreck on Interstate 70 near Dorrance.

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