Latest Local News

Russell County Fair SignHundreds of area residents made their way out to the fairgrounds in Russell July 21-24 for the Russell County Free Fair.

2015 Gorham Street DanceGorham is gearing up for its annual street dance this Saturday, Aug. 1.

Wilson Lake RocktownDown nearly nine feet at one point this summer, the water level of Wilson Lake remains well below conservation, but has rebounded some with recent rains.

powerThe ongoing 34.5 kV loop project in Russell conducted by the Electric Department is nearing completion according to Electric Utilities Director Duane Banks.

Blue-Green AlgaeHealth officials are warning the public about high levels of toxic blue-green algae in six lakes in Kansas.

Latest Local Sports

K-18 Baseball LogoThe championship game matchup is now set for the 64th annual K-18 State Baseball Tournament in Lucas.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell Post 99 American Legion baseball team had its 2015 season come to an end after going 0-2 at the Dodge City "AAA" Zone Tournament on Wednesday, July 22.

2015 Sharp Camp 1Nearly 100 area first through 12 graders attended the second annual Russell Youth Football Camp at the Russell High School practice fields on Friday and Saturday, July 17-18.

K-18 BaseballThe Russell Red youth summer baseball team had its season come to a close after falling to Phillipsburg 10-0 on Saturday, July 18 in the first round of the Norton Regional Tournament.

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