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Lucas Teen Injured in Thursday Crash

CrashA Lucas teen was injured Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash on US Highway 281 just north of Luray in Russell County.

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Russell Woman Arrested on Domestic Battery, Drug Charges

Drug Arrest 2A Russell woman was arrested on domestic battery and drug charges Wednesday night following a disturbance in Russell.

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Ohio Man Arrested for Drugs in Russell County

Drug ArrestAn Ohio man was arrested on drug charges Wednesday on Interstate 70 in Russell County following a traffic stop for speeding.

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New Partnership Provides Landowner Assistance in Range Health Improvements

kansas wildlife and parksThe Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism, in cooperation with the Natural Resource Conservation Service, Ranchland Trust of Kansas and Kansas Grazing Coalition, have announced a new partnership to assist landowners with range management and improvement projects.

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Russell City Council Discusses Christmas Decorations, Street Replacement at Work Study

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council discussed replacement of the city's Christmas decorations and replacement of city streets at its monthly work study Tuesday afternoon.

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Russell Receives Federal Grant for South Fossil Rebuild

Road Work AheadThe Kansas Department of Commerce has announced that 25 communities, including Russell, will receive federal grants for sewer and water projects, housing rehabilitation and community facilities projects.

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Bob Dole Donates $20,000 to Support Camp Hope

Bob DoleSenator Bob Dole has donated $20,000 to Camp Hope, a weeklong getaway for children with cancer held at Camp Aldrich in Barton County.

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