Russell Municipal Pool Will Close Early at 5pm Each Day July 25-29.

Latest Local News

7-22-16 House Fire 1Russell City Firefighters responded Friday evening to a house fire in the 800 block of East 3rd Street in Russell.

RHS FB Team at Sheriffs Office 7-22-16It's been a difficult time recently for law enforcement in America, and several individuals and groups in the Russell area are making known their support for law enforcement and emergency personnel.

Bob Dole 93rd BirthdayRussell native Senator Bob Dole is celebrating his 93rd birthday Friday, July 22.

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education will hold a facilities planning workshop and special meeting Monday, July 25 at 5:30 PM at the Central Administration Office in Russell.

foodGovernment surplus commodities will be distributed in Russell at two locations next week.

Latest Local Sports

K-18 Baseball LogoThe bracket is set for the K-18 State Baseball Tournament in Lucas.

Russell Legion Zone Championship 7-20-16After nearly not having a team this summer, the Russell Post 99 American Legion baseball team is now headed to state.

Russell Pitcher Brandon Ridgley 7-19-16The Russell Post 99 American Legion baseball team is now one win away from a trip to state.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell Post 99 American Legion baseball team rolled to a 16-6 win in four innings over Sylvan Grove in the first round of the Larned "AA" Zone Tournament on Monday, July 18.

K-18 BaseballThe Russell Red K-18 youth baseball team had its season come to an end after losing in the opening round of the West Regional Tournament in Phillipsburg on Tuesday, July 12.

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