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Cimarron Man Dies in Plane Crash in Russell County

Plane CrashA man from Cimarron, Kansas died when he crashed a single engine plane in rural Russell County Sunday afternoon.

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Former Salina Bishop Passes Away

Bishop Emeritus George K. FitzsimonsA former Bishop of the Salina Catholic Diocese has passed away.

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Russell County Inmates Indicted on Federal Drug Charges

DOJTwo men who are being held at the Russell County Jail have been indicted on federal drug charges, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom announced Thursday.

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Storms Fill Fossil Lake

Fossil Lake 5 7-26-13Several years of drought have taken a serious toll on Fossil Lake located just south of Russell.

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Timeline Pushed Back for New City Water Source

Water DropAs Russell residents continue to deal with water restrictions, city officials continue their search for new water sources.

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Over-The-Counter Deer Permits Available July 30

DeerPurchasing a resident deer permit has never been more convenient for Kansas hunters - that according to the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism.

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Traffic Alert: East Wichita Ave. Overlay Project Begins

Road Work AheadA project to resurface East Wichita Avenue in Russell from the Fossil Street intersection to the east city limits began Wednesday.

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