Latest Local News

CrashA Lucas teen was injured Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash on US Highway 281 just north of Luray in Russell County.

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education will meet Monday, February 8 at 5:30 PM at the Central Administration Office.

Drug Arrest 2A Russell woman was arrested on domestic battery and drug charges Wednesday night following a disturbance in Russell.

Drug ArrestAn Ohio man was arrested on drug charges Wednesday on Interstate 70 in Russell County following a traffic stop for speeding.

emergency drill pictureRussell City and County Emergency Services will conduct an Active Shooter Simulation Drill Wednesday, February 10 at 6 PM at the Dream Theater in downtown Russell.

Latest Local Sports

RHS BasketballGirls: Russell 43, Republic County 34
Boys: Republic County 56, Russell 33

BasketballArea high school basketball scores from Friday, February 5.

RHS WrestlingThe Russell High School wrestling team took fourth place at the NCAA League Tournament hosted by Beloit on Thursday, Feb. 4.

KWCA LogoThe Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association has released its weekly state rankings.

Russell's Noah Gfeller 2-4-16Noah Gfeller from Russell qualified as a national elite in the 800 M dash at the Big River Running Series in Columbia, MO on Sunday, Jan. 31.

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