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One Woman Injured Saturday in Three Vehicle Crash in Russell

4-20 Front St CrashA woman was taken to Russell Regional Hospital with injuries late Saturday morning after being involved in a three vehicle crash on North Front Street in Russell.

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Dog in Russell Tests Positive for Rabies Virus

Rabies AlertA domestic dog within the City of Russell has tested positive for the rabies virus. Animals with rabies tend to behave bizarrely and often aggressively, increasing the chances that they will bite another animal or a person and transmit the disease.

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Options Wins Statewide Award for Service to Survivors

OPTIONS State AwardDomestic and Sexual Violence Services, Inc. (Options) announces that Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt presented the agency with the Outstanding Victim Services Organization for 2013 at the 16th Annual Crime Victims Right's Conference on April 3, 2013.

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Electric Department Staying Busy

powerTo continue to better the City of Russell's power grid, Russell Electric Utilities Director Duane Banks says several updates, upgrades and installations are currently taking place around the city.

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Heavy Hail Causes Rollover on I-70, Injures Eight

Rollover AccidentEight people, including six high school students, are recovering after a rollover wreck in Russell County on a hail-covered road.

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Hail, then Light Snow for Russell Area

Hail Storm on April 17 2013Old man winter is not quite ready to go away.

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New Mayor, Re-elected Council Members Sworn In Tuesday

Russell City Council Oaths 4-16-13Newly elected Russell Mayor Curt Mader and re-elected Russell City Council Members Norma Jean Cook, Chuck Bean and Blaine Stoppel took their Oaths of Office Tuesday evening at City Hall and officially became members of the council.

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