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Man Caught Stealing, Arrested for Drug Possession

Russell Police DepartmentA man was arrested Thursday morning in Russell for theft, criminal trespass and possession of methamphetamine.

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"Carved Critters" Opens at Grassroots Art Center

Jim and Barbara PoppThe Grassroots Art Center at 213 South Main Street in Lucas is hosting a new exhibit titled "Carved Critters." Jim and Barbara Popp, partners in marriage and creating art, will have their carvings on exhibit until April 15, 2015.

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Commodity Distribution is Oct. 21, 22 in Russell

foodGovernment surplus commodities will be distributed in Russell at two locations next week, one on Tuesday and the other on Wednesday.

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Russell County Relaunches Issuance of Licenses

Drivers LicenseStarting Wednesday, October 15, Russell County will again offer new driver's licenses and CDL licenses at the County Treasurer's Office.

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Red Cross Offers Young People the Opportunity to Host Blood Drives

red cross logoDid you know that high school and college students provide about 20 percent of all blood donations? However, when school is out, young donors often do not donate.

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"Disney in Bronco Territory" is This Week

RHS Homecoming CandidatesIt's Homecoming week in Russell and this year's theme is "Disney in Bronco Territory."

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Winter Wheat Planting, Fall Harvest Progresses

Planting WheatRain across most of Kansas in the past week slowed the harvest of fall crops, but farmers still made progress.

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