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KRSL's Summer of Fun Kicks Off with Free Skate Night at Xtreme Fun Center

Fun Skating 1KRSL's Summer of Fun kicked off Wednesday with a free skate night at the Xtreme Fun Center in Russell.


First Load of Wheat Comes Into Russell Elevator

Kirk Brown First Wheat of 2015The first load of wheat of 2015 has been brought into the Agco Elevator in Russell.


Fireworks Will Be Allowed in Russell

Russell City Council 5-19-15The sale and discharge of fireworks will be allowed within the city limits of Russell this Independence Day according to the Russell City Council.


Man Arrested on Stolen Property, Drug Charges

Drug ArrestA man was arrested Tuesday morning in Russell after authorities located a stolen vehicle and drugs at a Russell residence.


Lewis Toyota Helps Support Special Olympics

Special Olympics World Games 2015Special Olympics athletes now have more fans cheering them on. Lewis Toyota is supporting the 2015 World Games and Special Olympics USA on its journey to Los Angeles for the World Games.


Local Businesses Honored at County Commissioners Meeting

2015 State Commerce Awards Eco DevoTwo local businesses were honored Monday at the Russell County Commissioners meeting at the Courthouse for their recent Kansas Department of Commerce Business Appreciation Awards.


Foundation Investment Return Receives Top Ranking

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThanks to the Russell County Area Community Foundation's (RCACF) affiliation with the Greater Salina Community Foundation (GSCF), investments held by the RCACF benefited from investment returns that ranked first in the country when compared against other charitable foundation funds of the same asset size.


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