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KRSL Russell Radio Installs Translator

Translator Installation 1A translator was installed at KRSL Russell Radio this week. Starting soon, you will be able to listen to current KRSL AM 990 programming not only on your AM radio, but also on 98.1 FM.

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Earthquake Rattles Ellis County

EarthquakeA 3.2 magnitude earthquake rattled Ellis County Wednesday morning.

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Kansas to Use Nearly $1.2 Million in Federal Funds to Fight Zika

MosquitoKansas officials say they will use nearly $1.2 million in federal funds to fight the Zika virus.

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Wilson Lake Water Level Continues Climb

Wilson Lake RocktownThe water level at Wilson Lake in Russell County continues to climb thanks to a wet spring and summer.

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SHPTV Named 2016 KAB Station of the Year

KAB LogoSmoky Hills Public Television has been named the 2016 Non-Metro Television Station of the Year by the Kansas Association of Broadcasters after accumulating eight awards in individual categories.

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Long Wait for Hunting Season Almost Over

DoveThe opening day of dove season, September 1, is one of the most anticipated opening days of the year because it's been a long layoff since last year's hunting seasons closed. Dove season signals the beginning of fall and it gets hunters back in the field.

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Jet Ski Accident Injures Man

Boating AccidentA Hays man was transported to Russell Regional Hospital Sunday afternoon after an apparent jet ski accident at Wilson Lake.

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