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USD 407 BOE Approves Bus, Suburban Purchases

USD 407 BOE 8-11-14The USD 407 Board of Education approved several purchases at its monthly meeting Monday evening, including a new route bus and a new suburban.

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Bickerdyke Bunch Concert Tour is April 22

concert pictureThe Bickerdyke Bunch will take to the road for its annual concert tour on Wednesday, April 22.

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RHS Student Arrested for Drugs

Drug Arrest 2A Russell High School student was arrested Monday afternoon at RHS after drugs were found in a vehicle in the school parking lot.

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Bowers, Waymaster Hold Legislative Coffee in Russell

4-14-15 Legislative Coffee 1The Russell Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a Legislative Coffee Tuesday morning at the Dream Theater in Russell with State Senator Elaine Bowers and State Representative Troy Waymaster.

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Garden City, Wilson Students Elected to Lead FHSU's Student Government

Fort Hays State UniversityUlises Gonzalez, Garden City junior, and Molly Morgan, Wilson junior, were elected as president and vice president, respectively, of the Fort Hays State University Student Government Association in elections held April 8-9 for the 2015-2016 year.

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Winterkill Seen in Local Wheat Crop

Wheat EmergenceFrigid temperatures this past winter, combined with a lack of snow, have hurt the area's winter wheat crop according to local experts.

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As Temperatures Warm, Think Pedestrian Safety

Russell Police DepartmentAs warm spring and summer temperatures arrive to the area and the end of the school year approaches, foot traffic increases on Russell streets.

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