Latest Local News

Veterans MemorialThe City of Russell is in the running for a statewide contest on Facebook sponsored by the League of Kansas Municipalities titled the Kansas Hometown Showdown.

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14The Russell County Commissioners will meet Monday, March 2 beginning at 9 AM at the Courthouse.

Russell City Council 10-7-14The next Russell City Council Work Study will be held Tuesday, March 3 at 4:30 PM at the City Building.

VoteThe Russell Rotary Club and Russell Sunrise Kiwanis Club will host a forum Thursday, March 26 at 6 PM at the Ruppenthal Middle School Auditorium for USD 407 school board candidates on the April ballot.

Jason Drake 2 5-8 StormThe Annual National Weather Service (NWS) Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 2 through 6 and the test tornado drill will be Tuesday, March 3 at 1:30 PM.

Latest Local Sports

RHS WrestlingRussell High School's Dalton Brand capped off his senior season with a fifth-place finish at 182 pounds at the 3-2-1A State Wrestling Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 28 at Gross Coliseum in Hays.

High School BasketballArea high school basketball scores from Friday, Feb. 27.

BasketballBrackets are now set for next week's sub-state basketball tournaments across Kansas for Classes 1A through 3A.

RHS BasketballGirls: Minneapolis 47, Russell 38
Boys: Minneapolis 66, Russell 39

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