Local Events

RHS Track Rebuild Approved

USD 407 BOE 8-11-14The USD 407 Board of Education Monday evening approved a three-quarter million dollar project to rebuild the Russell High School running track at the Shaffer Field Complex.

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Nighttime Thunderstorm Project Coming to Kansas

PECAN Research EquipmentOn June 1, more than 100 researchers from across the country will be converging on the Great Plains to chase and study severe thunderstorm complexes called Mesoscale Convective Systems, which cause floods, damaging winds and hail after dark.

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Lucas to Host Lid Off Film Festival in September

Lid Off Film FestivalFrom September 25 to 27, 2015, the Grassroots Art Center in Lucas, along with Peter Max Lawrence, will present the newly established three-day Lid Off Film Festival.

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Next Deines Exhibit Opens May 22

Deines Cultural CenterThe Deines Cultural Center in Russell will be reopening after renovation with a new exhibition, Coming Soon....Vintage Movie Posters and Original Art by Black Hills State University Art Professor Dave Wilson from Spearfish, South Dakota.

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Senator Bowers Promotes Women's Scholarship

Elaine BowersState Senator Elaine Bowers (R-Concordia) encourages young women to enter a $3,000 scholarship essay contest.

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Kansas Wheat Crop Forecast at 272M Bushel

wheat fieldThe National Agricultural Statistics Service is forecasting the nation's winter wheat crop will be up seven percent this year.

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Russell Breaks Low Temperature Record

Cold ThermometerRussell broke its low temperature record Tuesday morning with a reading of 33 degrees according to the National Weather Service in Wichita.

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Mike in Morning Banner
Russell, KS weather