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Another Burglary Reported in Russell

Crime PhotoAnother home burglary and theft in Russell was reported Thursday; the third this week.

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Hemp Bill Passes Out of Committee

HempKansas Senate Bill 263 for the research of industrial hemp passed out of the House Agriculture Committee on Tuesday, March 20 in Topeka.

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Two Burglaries Reported in Russell

BurglaryRussell Police responded to two Russell homes Wednesday for separate burglary and theft reports.

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Commodity Distribution is March 27, 28

foodGovernment surplus commodities will be distributed in Russell at two locations next week.

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North Water Tower Maintenance to Begin Thursday

City of Russell LogoAs part of an ongoing preventative maintenance program, Utility Services Group of Pittsburg, Kansas will be performing annual maintenance work on the north water tower in Russell.

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Russell City Council Approves Agreements to Explore Water Sources

Russell City Council 1-2-18The Russell City Council met Tuesday and approved agreements for temporary easement and option for long term paid up lease for land along the Saline River in Russell County for water exploration.

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CRP Emergency Grazing, Haying Offered

FSAThe Russell County Farm Service Agency Committee has received authorization for the release of certain Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) practices to be grazed or hayed up to April 15 under the emergency CRP procedures.

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