Sunday's "A Reason for Hope" Benefit Concert in Lucas has been Postponed

United Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Milberger and Olive Branch Chapel and First Southern Baptist Church in Russell are cancelling Sunday services due to weather

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Talbott: Relaunch of State Program Would Benefit Russell County

Russell County Economic Development and CVBRussell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Janae Talbott has recently been putting in a lot of Interstate miles by traveling to Topeka to tell state legislators about the importance of rural communities in western Kansas.


North Dakota Man Arrested on Drug, Weapon Charges

2-10-15 Drug Bust 1A North Dakota man was arrested on multiple drug and weapon charges Tuesday night after he was pulled over for speeding on Interstate 70 near Bunker Hill.


Russell County Conservation District Winners Announced

Soil Conservation 2The Russell County Conservation District has announced its annual Banker's Award Winners.


USD 407 BOE Gives Permission to Solicit Vehicle, Elevator Bids

USD 407 BOE 8-11-14The USD 407 Board of Education at its meeting Monday evening gave district administrators permission to solicit bids for the possible purchase of new vehicles and the possible repair of the Central Office elevator.


Natoma Graduate Injured in Mitchell County Wreck

CrashA Natoma High School graduate was injured in a wreck Monday morning in Mitchell County.


Wilson, Natoma Scholars Bowl Teams Heading to State

Scholars BowlThe Wilson and Natoma High School Scholars Bowl teams will both compete at the 1A-Division II State Scholars Bowl Tournament in Natoma Saturday, February 14.


Hatteberg: Everyone Can Make a Difference

Larry Hatteberg at Chamber Banquet 1Former KAKE-TV anchor and reporter Larry Hatteberg told a packed-house crowd Saturday night at the 2015 Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet that everyone can make a difference in their community.


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