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DoveThe opening day of dove season, September 1, is one of the most anticipated opening days of the year because it's been a long layoff since last year's hunting seasons closed. Dove season signals the beginning of fall and it gets hunters back in the field.

Boating AccidentA Hays man was transported to Russell Regional Hospital Sunday afternoon after an apparent jet ski accident at Wilson Lake.

2016 LAAF 1The 2016 Lucas Adam's Apple Festival was Saturday. Here are a few pictures from Saturday's parade.

Zebra MusselsThe Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) has confirmed the presence of invasive zebra mussels in Cedar Bluff Reservoir in Trego County.

FireRussell City Firefighters responded Thursday evening to a car fire at McDonald's in Russell.

Latest Local Sports

RHS Varsity Girls Tennis Team 8-25-16The Russell High School girls tennis team opened its season on Thursday, Aug. 25 at the Trego Round Robin in WaKeeney.

KVA LogoThe Kansas Volleyball Association has released its 2016 preseason high school rankings.

TD Club 2016 Camp 1On August 2 through 4, the Russell Touchdown Club held a youth football camp at Russell High School's Shaffer Field for grades 1st through 6th.

2016 Russell Legion AA State RunnerupsThe Russell Post 99 American Legion baseball team went 4-2 and took second place at the Kansas Legion "AA" State Tournament in Fort Scott on Saturday, July 30.

Kansas Shrine Bowl LogoEMPORIA — Mike McCoy was a late East pickup for the 43rd annual Kansas Shrine Bowl, and the West has to be lamenting the fact that the former Topeka High star running back answered the phone.

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