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WaKeeney Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Drug ArrestA WaKeeney man was arrested on multiple drug charges following a Friday night traffic stop in Russell.

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KRSL.com Special: Russell Native Gene Balloun Marks His 1,000th Adoption Case

Gene BallounThe judge paused as she looked out over a hushed, crowded courtroom. Then came words rarely heard, if ever, in a division that hears a lot of talk about abused and neglected children.

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Walk Kansas Encourages Healthy Living

Walk KansasWalk Kansas, a statewide K-State Research and Extension fitness program that promotes physical activity and a healthy diet, kicks off March 15 and the Midway Extension District encourages you to sign up.

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Cross Honored on House Floor

Cross House 3On Tuesday, February 24, Melinda Cross of Russell was honored and congratulated by the Kansas House of Representatives for her recognition by the Kansas State High School Activities Association for being named the 2014-2015 Dr. Earl Reum Kansas Advisor of the Year.

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Kansas Insurance Department Assessing Anthem Data Breach

AnthemKansas Insurance Commissioner Ken Selzer said Monday the Kansas Insurance Department is assessing the impact of possible data hacking of health insurance policyholders in Kansas as a result of the cyber attack which targeted Anthem, Inc., the nation's second largest health insurance company.

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Bickerdyke Science Fair is This Week

Science FairThe Annual Bickerdyke Elementary School 3rd through 5th Grade Science Fair is this week at the BES Gymnasium in Russell.

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Leaders Save Lives Program Encourages Student Involvement

red cross logoThe American Red Cross is looking for student leaders who want to help support the blood supply this summer.

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