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Red Ribbon Week Promotes Drug Free Lifestyle

Red Ribbon WeekRussell County and City of Russell law enforcement and emergency personnel are encouraging local students this week to pledge "The Best Me is Drug Free" during this year's Red Ribbon Week.

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Russell County, Lawrence to Form Partnership

Russell County Economic Development and CVBRussell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau along with Kansas Travel and Tourism have announced a program for 2013 called Building Bridges.

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RHS FFA Finishes 3rd at Indiana Stockman Contest

FFAThe Russell High School FFA finished 3rd Place at the Indiana Stockman Contest this past weekend.

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Hutch Woman Injured in Rollover Near Bunker Hill

Kansas Highway Patrol BadgeA Hutchinson woman was injured in a rollover on Interstate 70 just east of Bunker Hill Saturday evening.

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RHS Seniors, FFA Members Selected to Compete Nationally

FFA Convention 2012Four Russell High School seniors have been selected to compete for national recognition in a career development event at the 85th National FFA Convention to be held October 24 through the 27.

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Interim City Manager Quinday Comments on Stage IV Restrictions

Water Restrictions Interim City Manager and Police Chief Jon Quinday recently cleared up some of the confusion that has been swirling around the Russell City Council's Tuesday decision to declare a Stage IV Water Emergency in Russell.

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City Employees Recognized for Service

Service Award Winners 10-16-12At Tuesday's Russell City Council meeting, nine city employees were recognized for their years of service to the city.

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