Local News

Russell County Included in Disaster Declaration

FloodGovernor Sam Brownback has declared a State of Disaster Emergency for 62 counties affected by recent severe storms, flooding and flash floods starting July 22.

Read more...

County Commissioners Vote to Allow Fireworks Labor Day Weekend

Russell County CourthouseRussell County Commissioners voted Monday at their regular meeting to allow the discharge of fireworks this upcoming Labor Day weekend after banning the use of fireworks the last two Independence Day holidays because of drought conditions.

Read more...

KRSL Staff Honored by KAB

KAB LogoThe Kansas Association of Broadcasters announced its 2013 award winners on Monday, Aug. 19.

Read more...

Police: Treat Wichita Ave., Fossil St. Intersection as a Four-Way Stop This Week

Road Work AheadDue to the road construction on East Wichita Ave., the stop lights at the intersection of Wichita Ave. and Fossil St. are flashing red this week.

Read more...

Commodity Distribution is This Week

foodGovernment surplus commodities will be distributed in Russell at two locations this week, one on Tuesday and the other on Wednesday.

Read more...

Advantage First Addition Breaks Ground

Advantage Addition Ground Breaking 2A ribbon cutting and ground breaking ceremony was held on Thursday, Aug. 15 for a new housing development in Russell.

Read more...

East Wichita Ave. Resurfacing Project Resumes

Road Work AheadRecent rains both locally and across the state have delayed a road resurfacing project for East Wichita Ave. in Russell, but according to city officials, milling and overlay work began again Friday.

Read more...

Broncos on KRSL
Russell, KS weather