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Kansas School Districts’ Requests for Aid Exceed Funds

School FundingThirty-eight Kansas school districts are seeking a total of $14.8 million in additional aid from the state to address local budget issues.

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Spray Paint Vandalism Under Investigation

Crime PhotoA Russell Police Department investigation is underway regarding spray paint vandalism over the weekend in downtown Russell.

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Texas Man Arrested for Burglary in Russell

BurglaryA Texas man was arrested late Friday night after breaking into a Russell business.

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Russell Public Library Displays Fossils

Russell Public LibraryA collection of pictures, documents and plaster casts of dinosaur fossils discovered in Russell County are now on display at the Russell Public Library.

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Recent Rains Help Wilson Lake

Wilson Lake RocktownRecent rains in Russell County and the KRSL listening area have improved the water level at Wilson Lake.

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Courthouse Front Entrance to be Closed Aug. 18-21

Russell County CourthouseRussell County Administrator John Fletcher has announced the front entrance of the Russell County Courthouse will be closed Tuesday, August 18 through Friday, August 21 while construction continues on the courthouse addition.

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Ellsworth County Rollover Injures Woman

Rollover AccidentA rollover wreck Wednesday morning on Interstate 70 in Ellsworth County injured a woman.

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