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EarthquakeA 3.2 magnitude earthquake rattled Ellis County Wednesday afternoon.

MosquitoKansas officials say they will use nearly $1.2 million in federal funds to fight the Zika virus.

Russell County SealAll Russell County offices, including the landfill, will be closed Monday, September 5 for the Labor Day holiday.

Wilson Lake RocktownThe water level at Wilson Lake in Russell County continues to climb thanks to a wet spring and summer.

KAB LogoSmoky Hills Public Television has been named the 2016 Non-Metro Television Station of the Year by the Kansas Association of Broadcasters after accumulating eight awards in individual categories.

Latest Local Sports

RHS BroncosThree of the fall sports teams at Russell High School and Ruppenthal Middle School are in action on Thursday, Sept. 1.

RHS Girls Golf Team 8-30-16The Russell High School girls golf team opened its season with a third place finish at the Concordia Invitational on Tuesday, Aug. 30.

RHS VolleyballThe Russell High School volleyball team opened its season and NCAA league play on Tuesday, Aug. 30 in Beloit.

RHS Varsity Girls Tennis Team 8-25-16The Russell High School girls tennis team opened its season on Thursday, Aug. 25 at the Trego Round Robin in WaKeeney.

KVA LogoThe Kansas Volleyball Association has released its 2016 preseason high school rankings.

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