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Russell City Council Discusses Zoning Change

Russell City Council 2013 JuneAfter much discussion Tuesday afternoon at its regular monthly meeting, the Russell City Council voted to table action on a zoning change in western Russell.

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Traffic Stop Results in Drug Arrest

Drug ArrestA routine traffic stop for a defective head light Saturday night in Russell resulted in a drug arrest say Russell Police.

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County Commissioners Sign Bridge Agreement

Russell County CourthouseWith an official signing at the Russell County Courthouse on Monday, Russell and Rush County Commissioners have reached an agreement to replace a historic bridge that sits on the Russell/Rush County line.

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Donated Blood, Platelets Can Help Transplant Patients

American Red CrossOctober is Liver Awareness Month and the American Red Cross reminds eligible donors that organ transplant patients often rely on donated blood products.

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Kansas Corn Forecast 38 Percent Above Last Year

Corn HarvestA new government forecast says Kansas farmers are on track to harvest 38 percent more corn than a year ago.

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Saturday Morning Rollover Injures Three

Rollover AccidentAn early Saturday morning rollover wreck east of Ellsworth on Kansas Highway 140 injured three people - two from Russell and one from Hays.

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Entries at Kansas Junior Livestock Show Reach 25-Year High

2013 KJLSThe 81st Annual Kansas Junior Livestock Show (KJLS) promises to be a big event this year, with 795 youth from 92 counties entering 1,817 animals, which includes 12 exhibitors from Russell County entering 38 animals.

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