Latest Local News

Crime PhotoGuns were stolen from a rural Russell County property near Dorrance sometime Tuesday night according to the Russell County Sheriff's Office.

City of Russell LogoThe Russell City Council has called a special meeting for Friday, April 18 to further discuss a letter of intent with Hays for development of the R9 Ranch and also to consider bids for the installation of new water meters in Russell.

Sylvan Grove Depot historicalThe Kansas Historical Society has announced the Sylvan Grove railroad depot has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.

Toby Dougherty speaks to Russell City Council 4-15-14Hays officials were in Russell Tuesday to discuss with the Russell City Council development of the R9 Ranch wellfield in Edwards County as a regional water source.

Electrocution19-year-old Drew Barber of Russell was electrocuted behind the old Catholic church in Russell and life watched to Wichita Monday morning.

Latest Local Sports

RHS Track and FieldThe Russell High School track and field teams both continued their strong starts to the spring on Tuesday, April 15 at the Ellsworth Invitational.

RHS BaseballThe Russell High School baseball team opened an eight-game road trip on Tuesday, April 15 with a split in Colby.

RHS SoftballThe Russell High School softball team earned their first two wins of the spring on Tuesday, April 15 after sweeping Republic Co. in Belleville.

RHS Boys GolfThe Russell High School boys golf team finished fifth out of 10 teams at the Osborne Invitational on Tuesday, April 15.

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