Local News

Bridge Deck Work Begins Monday

Road Work AheadBeginning Monday, September 30 the Russell County Highway Department will have bridge deck rehabilitation work begin on FAS Bridge Number 20 south of Dorrance.

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Grassroots Art Center Joins Smithsonian Magazine's Ninth Annual Museum Day Live

Museum Day LiveThe Grassroots Art Center in Lucas will open its doors free of charge on Saturday, September 28 as part of Smithsonian magazine's ninth annual Museum Day Live.

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Homecoming Week at Russell High School

Russell Champion MascottIt is homecoming week at Russell High School and a full week of events awaits students, parents and fans.

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Traveling Missionary, Goat Companion Spotted in Area

Missionary with His GoatA traveling missionary who is raising money for children in Kenya by trekking across the country has recently been spotted in the area with his companion, a goat named LeeRoy Brown.

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Gorham Man Burned in Vehicle Fire

CrashA Gorham man remains in serious condition in a Wichita hospital after being involved in a vehicle wreck and fire Saturday morning on the Ellis/Russell County line.

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Local 4-Hers Do Well at State Fair

Kansas State FairThe 100th annual Kansas State Fair has wrapped up and Midway District-Russell County 4-H was very successful.

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Pfeifer Well-Field Expansion Moves Forward

Water DropThe effort to acquire and purchase more water sources for the City of Russell continues and according to city officials, physical progress on site is now being made.

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