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Smoky Hills Public Television Hires General Manager/CEO

Dawn GabelSmoky Hills Public Television, serving central and western Kansas, announced Tuesday that Dawn J. Gabel has joined as its new General Manager and Chief Executive Officer.

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Cash Donations the Best Way to Help Hurricane Disaster Victims

FloodThe Kansas Division of Emergency Management is urging Kansans who wish to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey on the Gulf Coast to donate money to a reputable volunteer, charitable or faith-based organization rather than sending food, clothing or other goods.

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USD 407 Starts School Wednesday

School ZoneThe first day of the 2017-2018 school year for USD 407 Russell County schools is Wednesday, August 30 from 8 to 11:30 AM.

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Man Arrested After Fight Leaves Another Man Unresponsive

Russell Police DepartmentA man was arrested in Russell early Sunday morning following the report of a fight that left another man unresponsive.

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Wilson Woman Arrested for Drugs

Drug Arrest 2A Wilson woman was arrested for drug possession Saturday evening in Russell.

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Natoma Lights Up for Labor Day

Natoma Digital SignNatoma PRIDE committee members and local residents recently gathered to check out the good news announcements lighting up Natoma's downtown at dusk.

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Hunting Seasons Open Sept. 1

Hunting SeasonSeptember 1 marks the opening of hunting seasons in Kansas.

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