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Latest Local News

Police ChaseA high speed police chase Thursday afternoon on westbound Interstate 70 in Russell County ended with a car versus semi truck crash less than a mile west of the Victoria exit in Ellis County.

Kansas Day 1Students from Russell, Natoma and Wilson visited themed stations for hands-on learning at the 2015 Kansas Day Celebration at the Deines Cultural Center in Russell on Tuesday and Thursday.

Russell Champion MascottThe royalty candidates and attendants have been announced for Russell High School's Winter Sports Night on Friday, January 30.

USD 407 BOE 8-11-14Seven folks filed for four at-large USD 407 Board of Education positions up for election in April according to USD 407 Board Clerk Jane Cline.

Road Work AheadA Kansas Department of Transportation project to reconstruct driving lanes, add shoulders and remove hills on US Highway 281 from the north city limit of Russell north to the US 281/Kansas Highway 18 junction has been set to begin in 2018.

Latest Local Sports

BasketballAll five schools in the KRSL listening area are in action on Friday, Jan. 30.

RHS WrestlingThe Russell High School wrestling team moved to 6-0 in duals this season with a 45-18 victory over Ellsworth at Amos Morris Gym in Russell on Thursday, Jan. 29.

KWCA LogoTwo members of the Russell High School wrestling team remain ranked in Class 3-2-1A by the Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association this week.

RHS BasketballGirls: Russell 52, Hoisington 42

Boys: Hoisington 69, Russell 41

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