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City of Russell LogoAs part of the City of Russell's ongoing preventative maintenance program, Utility Services Group of Pittsburg, Kansas will perform maintenance on Russell's north water tower.

Drug Arrest 2A man walking along Highway 40 just west of Russell Saturday afternoon was arrested for possession of meth.

Fort Hays State UniversityWith an all-time high enrollment of 14,658, Fort Hays State University has become the third-largest university in Kansas, public and private.

Canned GoodsThe Russell Community Weekend Food Bag Program, an effort started two years ago to help hungry children in Russell, is growing and seeking donations.

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education will meet Wednesday, September 28 at 6:30 PM at the Central Administration Office in Russell for a special meeting.

Latest Local Sports

2016 Kyleigh Funk at Nationals 9-24-16A four-year-old girl from Russell was crowned a national champion on Saturday, Sept. 24 in Mitchell, South Dakota.

KSHSAA LogoThe Kansas State High School Activities Association has released its 2016-17 school classifications.

RHS VolleyballThe Russell High School volleyball team played in the Lyons Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 24.

RHS FootballThe Russell Broncos football team got back on the winning track Friday, September 23 at Shaffer Field in Russell with a 31-21 victory over the Minneapolis Lions.

FootballArea football scores from Friday, September 23.

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