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Wilson Lake Included in Saturday Promotion

Wilson LakeWilson Lake will once again be included in the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism "Spring into Summer" promotion this Saturday, March 29.

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Senator Bob Dole Receives National Veterans Award

Bob DoleFormer Senator and Russell native Bob Dole has received the 2014 National Veterans Award for his service during World War II and in the U.S. Congress.

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Arrest Leads to Additional Drug Charges

Drug ArrestAn Oklahoma man and woman were arrested by local authorities Monday morning after the man was pulled over on Interstate 70 for traffic violations and a later search of the vehicle yielded numerous drugs.

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Wheat Conditions Continue to Decline

wheat fieldScant rain across most of Kansas has led to declining soil moisture levels as the condition of the winter wheat crop continues to decline.

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Monday Crash Injures Gorham Child

CrashA 2-month-old Gorham child was hospitalized with possible injuries Monday afternoon after being involved in a rear-ending crash four miles south of Great Bend.

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Brull Offered Head Football Coaching Position

Jeff BrullRussell High School physical education teacher Jeff Brull (pictured at left) has been offered the head football coaching position at RHS for next season.

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Fire Hydrant Flow Testing to Begin March 27

Russell City Fire DepartmentThe Russell City Fire Department will begin flow testing fire hydrants March 27.

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