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Ruppenthal Middle School Celebrates 75 Years

RMS 75 1Ruppenthal Middle School in Russell turns 75 years old this month and to celebrate the milestone, a special assembly was held Wednesday in the RMS Auditorium.

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County Commissioners Continue Courthouse Addition Planning

Russell County CourthouseThe Russell County Commissioners met Monday and spent a majority of their time discussing the recently approved courthouse addition project.

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Wanted Man Captured in Russell

Zack PfaffRussell Police arrested Zachary Gregg Pfaff Sunday in the 300 Block of East 15th Street in Russell according to a recent press release. Pfaff was wanted on a probation violation for possession of methamphetamine.

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Victoria Man Arrested on Eight Charges Following Traffic Stop

Drug ArrestA Victoria man was arrested early Saturday morning in Russell on eight charges, including meth possession, after being pulled over for driving with a defective headlight.

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It's All About Local at the DCC This Month

Deines Cultural CenterThe exhibits this month at the Deines Cultural Center in Russell will feature local artists of the past and present.

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O'Neal Steps Down as RMSI Director

Russell Main Street IncLinda O'Neal has announced her resignation as Executive Director of Russell Main Street, Inc. effective immediately.

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Subzero Cold, Little Snow Threatens Winter Wheat

wheat fieldThe subzero cold being predicted for the Plains next week threatens to damage winter wheat across Nebraska and Kansas in places with little snow cover to protect crops.

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