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Police ChaseA high-speed vehicle chase Thursday evening on Interstate 70 through Ellis and Russell Counties ended with a crash near Russell and two people in custody.

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14Budget discussions will highlight the Russell County Commissioners meeting Monday, July 6.

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council will discuss a housing development project, recycling program expansion, the 2016 budget and several other topics Tuesday, July 7 at its monthly work study session.

Elaine BowersState Senator Elaine Bowers of Concordia has been selected to attend the 2015 Commandant's National Security Program at the US Army College in Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania.

DisassemblanceThe next show at the Deines Cultural Center in Russell is Disassemblance, a solo painting exhibition by Darren Morawitz.

Latest Local Sports

RHS Shaffer FIeld Track 5 7-2-15The installation of the new track surface at the Shaffer Field in Russell continues.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell American Legion baseball team improved to 17-6 on the summer with a sweep in Hoisington on Wednesday, July 1.

K-18 Baseball LogoThe Russell Blue K-18 youth summer baseball team played a pair of make-up games against Ness City at the Memorial Park Complex in Russell on Wednesday, July 1.

K-18 BaseballThe Russell K-18 youth summer baseball teams were both in action on Monday, June 29.

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