Stolen Property Recovered in Ellsworth County
A trailer and Polaris ATV previously stolen from the Wilson Lake area have been recovered in rural Ellsworth County, but according to the Russell County Sheriff's Office, other stolen property from the same location still remains unaccounted for.
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Local Artists Featured in Signature Auction
Artists from across Kansas, including Russell's Jaclyn Burton, Shelley Oden and Brian Steinert; Lucas' Eric Abraham; Natoma's Larry Pfortmiller; Larry Morill of Paradise; and Wilson's Kevin Lundy and Gordon Mai, have donated their work to the 2013 Smoky Hills Public Television Signature Auction.
Recent Job Fair a Big Success
The recent KansasWorks and Russell County Economic Development Job Fair that took place in late March in the Klema's parking lot in Russell was one of the most successful fairs of its kind according to local organizers.
Lucas City Councilman-Elect Will Not be Allowed to Serve
A British immigrant and non-US citizen of Lucas, Adam Baker, won election to a Lucas City Council position in last weeks voting through a write-in campaign, but will not be able to serve because of his citizenship status.
Sunday Evening Storm Produces Tornado in Northwestern Russell County
A severe thunderstorm that passed through the northern part of Russell County Sunday evening reportedly produced a brief tornado.