The Russell County Commissioners at their regular meeting Monday set a public hearing for the 2016 budget and continued discussions on how to trim the budget to make up for large revenue losses.
A Russell man was arrested for possession of marijuana Monday evening at a Russell residence.
The USD 407 Board of Education will host a budget workshop special meeting this Thursday, August 6 at Noon at the Central Administration Office in Russell.
US Senator Jerry Moran announced last week he will visit Russell Regional Hospital in Russell this Friday, August 7 from 11 AM to Noon as part of his Kansas Listening Tour.
A man was arrested for methamphetamine possession following his involvement in a two-vehicle crash early Saturday morning on Interstate 70 in Russell County.
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Former Russell High School standout Chantal Prester will continue her softball career at Washburn University in Topeka.
Beloit Blue captured the K-18 State Baseball Championship on Tuesday, July 28 in Lucas.
The Russell Roughnecks 11-and-under youth traveling baseball team put together another impressive season in 2015.
The 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.
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