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Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThe Russell County Area Community Foundation (RCACF) will award $2,250 total in grants to nine charitable organizations as part of the Foundation's 15th anniversary celebration.

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education will meet in special session for year end business Tuesday, June 28 at Noon at the Central Administration Office in Russell.

Kansas State CapitolKansas legislators have passed an education funding plan from Republican leaders that boosts aid to poor school districts to satisfy a state Supreme Court mandate and end a threat that the state's public schools might not reopen next month.

Fatal CrashA Russell man died Friday night in a motorcycle versus cow collision in Russell County.

SOF 2016 Movie 1The kick-off event of KRSL's Summer of Fun 2016, a free movie night at the Dream Theater Thursday, was well attended and a great amount of food donations was collected for the Russell County Food Pantry.

Latest Local Sports

K-18 BaseballThe Russell Red K-18 baseball team split a doubleheader with Victoria at the Memorial Park Complex in Russell on Monday, June 27.

SoftballRussell High School softball coach Jeff Florian and his staff will host a free clinic for any girls in grades 7-12 interested in playing softball on Saturday, July 16 at the Memorial Park Complex in Russell.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell Post 99 American Legion baseball team split a doubleheader in Ellis on Sunday, June 26.

K-18 Baseball LogoBoth Russell K-18 baseball teams were in action on Friday, June 24.

K-18 BaseballThe Russell Red and Blue K-18 baseball teams met up for the first time this summer on Thursday, June 23 at the Memorial Park Complex.

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