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Bob Dole Released from Hospital Wednesday

Specter Dole 2011Former Republican Senator Bob Dole, a native of Russell, was hospitalized at Walter Reed Army Medical Center Tuesday, but according to spokespeople close to the senator, he was released Wednesday.

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Rise of Trich in Local Cattle Herds to be Discussed at Monday Program, Must RSVP by Thursday

AngusRussell County Extension representatives along with presenters from Kansas State University and the State of Kansas will hold a program Monday, December 3 at the Russell County 4-H Building to discuss the rising problem of bovine Trich, a venereal disease affecting local cattle herds.

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Haberer Says Burn Permit Change will Simplify Process

Russell Co. Emergency ManagementRussell County Emergency Management Director Keith Haberer recently explained what the Russell County Commission's decision last week to change the renewal process for burn permits will do for his organization and the public.

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Hoisington Woman Dies in One Vehicle Rollover Monday

Fatal CrashA Monday morning one vehicle rollover has claimed the life of 62 year old Janice Aylward of Hoisington.

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Teen with Russell Ties Dies in ATV Rollover

Tyler RathbunTyler R. Rathbun died early Sunday morning in an ATV accident in rural Miami County. Rathbun was the grandson of the late Howard and Eileen Vladar and the son of Theresa (Vladar) Rathbun formerly of Russell.

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Lucas City Council Minutes from November Meeting

city of lucas logoThe Lucas City Council met Tuesday, November 13 for its regular monthly meeting.

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Lighted Christmas Parade Winners Announced

Lighted ParadeThe winning entries of the Russell Main Street, Inc. Lighted Christmas Parade on Saturday night have been announced.

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