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State issues emergency suspension of day care home in Russell


TOPEKA -- The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued an emergency order of suspension against Heather Ragene Ross Day Care Home operated by Heather Ragene Ross, 325 Hartman, Russell.

State law allows the secretary of KDHE to issue such an order when, in the opinion of the secretary, the order is necessary to protect children in the home from any potential threat to health or safety.

The order is subject to appeal to the secretary.