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City of Russell LogoRussell residents who have downed tree limbs from this weekend's ice storm are asked to place the limbs curbside and call the City Building at 483-6311 with your name and address. City crews will begin picking up tree limbs from this storm on Monday, January 23, and will continue picking them up as time permits.

County Commissioners 1-16-17The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and discussed bridge repair projects and the construction of a new metal shed at the Russell County Landfill.

Midwest Energy Ice Storm 1-16-17A weekend ice storm in Kansas knocked out electricity for several people in the Russell area and also left many folks picking up tree limbs. Reports indicate the Russell area received about an inch of ice.

Power OuttageMidwest Energy is working through the largest ice storm to hit our area in nearly a decade. It is possible that it could take days before all customers have power restored.

Drug ArrestA Russell man was arrested early Friday morning for drugs following the report of a domestic disturbance at a Russell home.

Latest Local Sports

BasketballTwo of the five schools in the KRSL listening area continue play in mid-season tournaments on Tuesday, Jan. 17.

Basketball2Brackets are now set for the Hoisington Winter Jam that will be held January 17-21.

KBCA LogoThe Kansas Basketball Coaches Association weekly statewide rankings are out for the week of Jan. 16.

RHS WrestlingSix members of the Russell High School wrestling team competed in the University of Nebraska-Kearney Dual Tournament in Kearney on Friday, Jan. 13.

Basketball3The Northern Plains League Mid-Season Basketball Tournament is being held Jan. 13-21.

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