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Criminal Threats Made Toward USD 407

ThreatTuesday morning, Russell County USD 407 administration and staff were made aware that an individual was allegedly making criminal threats against the school. Because of the nature of the threats, the suspect has been taken into custody by the Russell Police Department and detained in the Russell County Jail.

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Advance Voting Underway in Russell County

VoteRussell County Clerk and Elections Officer Mary Nuss has announced advance voting for the November 7 City and School General Election has begun.

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Two Wichita Women Injured in Crash Near Lucas

CrashTwo Wichita women were injured in a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon near Lucas.

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Great Bend Man Injured in Motorcycle Wreck Near Bunker Hill

Motorcycle CrashA Great Bend man received minor injuries in a motorcycle wreck Saturday afternoon near Bunker Hill.

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WaKeeney Man, Zurich Woman Arrested for Drugs in Russell

Drug ArrestA WaKeeney man and a Zurich woman were arrested for possession of drugs early Monday morning in Russell following a traffic stop.

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Russell Woman Arrested on Driving While Suspended, Drug Charges

Drug Arrest 2A Russell woman was arrested early Saturday morning near Lucas on driving while suspended and drug charges.

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Entrepreneurial Couples Bring Their Stories to FHSU Program Dedicated to Entrepreneurship

Fort Hays State UniversityA pair of special entrepreneurial teams will be the featured attraction at the fall 2017 edition of Fort Hays State University's Entrepreneur Direct Lecture Series – two married couples who have built successful business entrepreneurial careers and lives.

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