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FHSU to Graduate 3,794 This Year

Fort Hays State UniversityCommencement ceremonies at Fort Hays State University this year will mark the graduation of 3,794 graduates from the summer and fall of 2015 and spring 2016, which is 224 more than last year's spring Commencement total of 3,570.

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City of Russell to Begin Mosquito Control

Mosquito SprayingThe City of Russell is working to be proactive to reduce the number of mosquitoes this year, especially with concerns of the Zika virus.

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Report Forecasts Bountiful Winter Wheat Crop

wheat fieldThe government is expecting a bountiful winter wheat harvest this year.

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Resignations, New Contracts Approved at Monday's USD 407 BOE Meeting

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15Several school district resignations and new contracts were approved Monday evening by the USD 407 Board of Education at its regular monthly meeting.

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AR-15 Reportedly Stolen

TheftA gun and ammunition were reportedly stolen from a pickup in Russell sometime Sunday night or Monday morning.

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Russell Community Choir Looking for Members

Ad Astra Music FestivalThe Russell Community Choir is looking for members to join them for their performance in conjunction with the Ad Astra Music Festival in July.

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RCACF Awards $23,575 in Grants to USD 407

USD 407 2016 RCACF Spring GrantsThe Russell County Area Community Foundation awarded $23,575 in grants to USD 407 at Monday's Board of Education meeting.

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