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Bickerdyke Students to Travel to Hays Friday

BooksRussell 3rd, 4th and 5th Graders will be traveling to the Young Readers Youth Conference on the campus of Fort Hays State University this Friday, October 3. Students will need to report directly to their classroom by 7:45 AM to load the buses by 8.

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Russell to Host Regional Fire School This Weekend

Fire TrainingRussell High School will be the site this Saturday and Sunday for a Kansas State Firefighters Association Regional Fire Training School.

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Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 5-11

Fire PreventionThe National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week (FPW), is gearing up to officially kick off this year's campaign, October 5-11. The theme is "Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!"

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Wheat Planting, Fall Harvest Continues

Planting WheatKansas farmers are taking advantage of the mild weather to harvest fall crops, put up feed for cattle and seed wheat.

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Post Rock Family Services Coat Drive Begins

Coat DrivePost Rock Family Services invites you to share the warmth and donate to its annual coat drive.

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Next DCC Exhibit Opens Oct. 3

Barbara Waterman-PetersThe next exhibit at the Deines Cultural Center in Russell will feature paintings by Topeka artist Barbara Waterman-Peters.

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Russell County Courthouse Addition Project Progressing

Russell County CourthouseThe approximately year-long project to construct an addition to the Russell County Courthouse is progressing as scheduled according to county officials.

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