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Public Health Warnings Issued for 14 Lakes Due to Blue-Green Algae

Blue-Green AlgaeThe Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), has issued a public health warning for 11 lakes and a watch for three lakes due to harmful algal blooms.

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Applications for RCACF Fall Grants Due Oct. 15

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThe Russell County Area Community Foundation (RCACF) is accepting applications for fall grants until October 15.

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Russell Public Library is Local Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Affiliate

Dolly Partons Imagination LibraryThe Russell Public Library has announced it is the Russell County Affiliate for Dolly Parton's Imagination Library.

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Hachmeister Named Natoma Citizen of the Year

Herb Hachmeister Good Citizen Award 2017Herb Hachmeister of Natoma was honored as the 2017 Natoma Good Citizen of the Year on Monday, September 4 during the 80th Annual Natoma Labor Day Celebration.

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USD 407 BOE Receives Enrollment, Summer Lunch Program Reports

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education met Monday and received reports regarding enrollment, the summer lunch program and ACT scores.

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Two Russell Kids Qualify for National Pedal Pull

Wesley Johnson with State Pedal Pull TrophyTwo Russell kids have qualified for the 2017 National Pedal Pull in Mitchell, South Dakota, which will be held Saturday, September 23.

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Russell PRIDE, Rotary Host What's Up in Russell Coffee at New Walking Trail

Walking Trail Whats Up 9-12-17 1Russell PRIDE and the Russell Rotary Club hosted Tuesday's What's Up in Russell Coffee at the new Memorial Park Walking Trail in Russell.

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