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RCACF Seeks Donations to Support Russell County Area

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoDuring the month of November, the Russell County Area Community Foundation (RCACF) set a goal of raising $50,000 for the Fund for a Better Russell County Area.

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RCCP Adopt-A-Child for Christmas Program Seeking Donations

Adopt a Child for ChristmasRussell County Community Partnership (RCCP) is hosting the 8th Annual Adopt-A-Child for Christmas Program.

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Thanksgiving Fire Safety Tips from Kansas Fire Marshal

Kansas Fire MarshalThe Thanksgiving holiday is upon us and Kansas families will be coming together for a time of celebration and thankfulness. The hours spent in the kitchen preparing turkey, mashed potatoes, pies and all the other fixings, however, comes with an increased risk for household fires.

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Nichols Family Named Family of the Year

Nichols FamilyThe Matt and Beverly Nichols family of Russell has been named the Post Rock Family Services 2016 Family of the Year.

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RHS Scholars Bowl Team Wins Abilene Invitational

Scholars BowlThe Russell High School scholars bowl team competed at the Abilene Invitational Thursday.

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November Scorcher: Record Heat Wednesday

HeatThe temperature in Russell reached 82 degrees Wednesday, shattering the previous record high of 74 for November 16.

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Main Street Stoplights, Removal of Dangerous Structures Addressed at Russell City Council Meeting

Russell City Council 5-19-15Operation of the Main Street stoplights and removal of dangerous structures in the city dominated discussion at Tuesday's Russell City Council meeting.

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