Russell Senior American Legion Baseball Doubleheader vs. Colby Tonight (Tuesday) Has Been Canceled.

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KRSL's Summer of Fun Free Movie Night Attendees Fill Two Tubs with Food Donations

SOF 2016 Movie 1The kick-off event of KRSL's Summer of Fun 2016, a free movie night at the Dream Theater Thursday, was well attended and a great amount of food donations was collected for the Russell County Food Pantry.


Czech Egg Gazebo Arrives in Wilson

Czech Egg Gazebo 6-23-16 1The gazebo to house the World's Largest Czech Egg has arrived in Wilson.


Cook's Hosts Grand Re-Opening, Ribbon Cutting

Cooks Grand Reopening 6-23-16Cook's Home, Auto and Gifts on South Fossil Street in Russell hosted a Grand Re-Opening and Ribbon Cutting Thursday to recognize recent expansions at the business.


Nex-Tech Announces Grant Program for Rural Communities

Nex-Tech logoNex-Tech has announced a grant program for rural communities available through the Foundation for Rural Service (FRS), in cooperation with NTCA - The Rural Broadband Association.


St. John Lutheran Church Receives $10,000 Grant for Backpack Program

Backpack ProgramIn a special effort to continue serving the Russell Community Backpack Program, council members of St. John Lutheran Church and Russell Community Steering Committee members have received a $10,000 grant from the Kansas Health Foundation.


Two Auctioneers Who Participated in Local Competition Place Well at World Championship

World Livestock Auctioneer ChampionshipThe Livestock Marketing Association hosted the 2016 World Livestock Auctioneer Championship June 18 in Kentucky and two men connected to the 8th Annual Kansas Livestock Auctioneer Championship in Russell last year placed very well at the world contest.


Fireworks to be Allowed in Russell

Russell City Council 5-19-15The use of fireworks will be allowed in the Russell city limits this July 4. The Russell City Council discussed fireworks at its meeting Tuesday and took no action to ban them.


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