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Russell County Landfill Will Have Extended Hours Thursday, Friday

7-13-16 Storm 5Due to the tremendous amount of downed trees and branches from last week's storm, the Russell County Landfill will extend its hours Thursday, July 21 and Friday, July 22 from 4:30 to 7 PM to accept trees and branches only, no trash, to aid those who can't get them hauled before the regular 4:30 closing time.


Ad Astra Music Festival Continues This Week

Ad Astra Music FestivalThis week's Ad Astra Music Festival events in Russell provide another diverse array of offerings for the audiences.


Russell County Commissioners Approve 2017 Budget with 15 Mill Increase

Russell County Commissioners 10-19-15The Russell County Commissioners approved the 2017 county budget Monday. Most notably, it includes a 15 mill increase.


RCFD to Bolster Fire Prevention Efforts with FM Global Grant

RCFD FM Global Grant AwardThe Russell City Fire Department has received a $1,900 fire prevention grant from FM Global, one of the world's largest commercial property insurers.


Local Businesses Honored with Kansas Commerce Awards

2016 Business Appreciation AwardsEach year, Russell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau nominates Russell County businesses for recognition through the Kansas Commerce Business Appreciation Program.


City of Russell to Offer Tree Limb Pickup

City of Russell LogoRussell residents who have downed tree limbs from Wednesday morning's storm are asked to place the limbs curbside and call the City Building at 483-6311 with your name and address.


STIHL Recalls the HSA 65 Hedge Trimmer

STIHL HSA 65In cooperation with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission, STIHL Incorporated is recalling all model HSA 65 battery-powered hedge trimmers.


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