Bickerdyke 5th Grade Concert Scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 19 Postponed to Thursday, Jan. 26 at 6:30 PM at RMS.

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"Election Day" Cast Announced

RCT Election Day CastThe cast has been announced and rehearsals are underway for the Russell Community Theater's 2016 fall production of "Election Day" by Josh Tobiessen.


Russell Woman Arrested Thursday for Drugs

Drug Arrest 2A Russell woman was arrested in Russell early Thursday morning for possession of drugs.


KRSL AM 990 Heard in Finland

KRSL Heard in FinlandWe at KRSL Russell Radio received a very cool email this week. KRSL AM 990 was heard in Finland by an AM radio enthusiast.


Natoma Labor Day 5K Results

Natoma Labor Day 5K 2016 WinnersThe Natoma Labor Day Celebration began in the early morning hour with the annual 5K Run/Walk with 111 participants.


Third Highest Inflows Ever Recorded Lift Wilson Lake Out of Five-Year Slump

Wilson Lake Inflow Sept 2016The third highest inflows ever recorded at a river gage upstream of Wilson Lake raised the water level by almost seven feet, helping the lake replenish from the effects of a five-year drought.


Russell City Council Approves 911 Operations Agreement, Health Insurance Renewal

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council approved renewals of a 911 Operations Interlocal Agreement with Russell County and employee health insurance coverage through the state at a special meeting Tuesday afternoon.

Read more... Special: Rescue Averts Family Tragedy on Saline River

9-4-16 Flood 7A family camping weekend almost turned to tragedy early Sunday were it not for a rescue carried out by "everyday guys."


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