Latest Local News

Road Work AheadAs part of a multi-year plan to make improvements to Russell roadways, a mill and overlay project on South Fossil Street from Dorrance Street south to the city limits will begin Thursday, October 8.

Russell County SealThe Russell County Commissioners met Monday morning and conducted a walk through of the new Courthouse addition.

Kansas Highway Patrol BadgeA Russell man was injured Monday evening in a semi truck wreck in Barton County.

Moving DayDistrict Court at the Russell County Courthouse will be closed all day Wednesday, October 7 for court staff to move to the new addition.

Fire PreventionThe Office of the State Fire Marshal, Safe Kids Kansas and Kansas Governor Sam Brownback have joined with the National Fire Prevention Association and fire service agencies throughout the State and US to dedicate this week as Fire Prevention Week.

Latest Local Sports

RHS VolleyballThe Russell High School volleyball team closed out the home portion of their schedule with a split of a triangular against Norton and Logan on Monday, Oct. 5 at Amos Morris Gym.

RHS Girls GolfTwo members of the Russell High School girls golf team played in the TMP-Marian Invitational on Monday, Oct. 6 at Smoky Hill Country Club.

RHS Tennis Player Taelyr Blehm 10-3-15The Russell High School varsity girls tennis team competed in the NCAA League Meet on Saturday, Oct. 3 in Ellsworth.

RHS VolleyballThe Russell High School volleyball team went 2-2 at the Ellis Lady Railer Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 3.

Popular Russell County Links

russellchamber RS-Main-Street-Inc-Banner2 russellcountyecondev

Dream-Banner RRC-Small-Banner LCT-Banner


Russell, KS weather
The Depot Grand Opening