Daylight Savings Time begins Sunday, March 9 and as we prepare to "spring forward" one hour, local officials urge residents to practice fire safety by testing your smoke alarms and changing the batteries.
US Senator Jerry Moran stopped by the KRSL Studios in Russell Friday morning.
The USD 407 Board of Education will meet Monday, March 10 for its regular monthly meeting.
Russell Regional Hospital has announced the arrival of a new physician, Dr. Chris Zielinski.
The Russell County Area Community Foundation has announced the availability of scholarship dollars for area high school seniors and college students for the 2014-2015 school year.
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Kansas' version of March Madness heats up Saturday night with sub-state championships and state tournament bids on the line.
The Russell boys had their season come to an end on Friday, March 7 following a 72-37 loss to Larned in the opening round of the Russell Class 4A Div. 2 Sub-State at Amos Morris Gym.
The Russell girls hit 14 of 21 free throws in the fourth quarter to earn a 44-37 win over Larned on Thursday, March 6 and earn a spot in Saturday night's sub-state championship game in Russell.
It is a busy week across Kansas with sub-state basketball tournaments.
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