Local News

Large Crowd Attends Waldo After Harvest Fireworks

2014 Waldo Fireworks 1Waldo's population grew exponentially once again Saturday night as the small northern Russell County town hosted its annual After Harvest Fireworks celebration.

Read more...

"Layers" Opens Friday

Deines Cultural CenterThe next exhibit at the Deines Cultural Center, titled Layers, features paintings, drawings, ceramics and mixed media pieces from artist Nancy Flax.

Read more...

Russell Regional Hospital will Benefit from $12.5 Million Grant

Russell Regional HospitalA $12.5 million, 3-year federal grant was awarded Wednesday to a coalition of hospitals to improve care for heart disease and stroke while reducing medical costs in western Kansas.

Read more...

4-H Pre-Fair Activities Kick Off

4-H picture4-H pre-fair activities kick off with "4-Her's Salute the Red, White and Blue" 2014 Style Revue on Sunday, July 13 at 2 PM at the Lucas Community Theater.

Read more...

Lost Your Bicycle? The Police Department Might Have It

Russell Police DepartmentHave you or your child lost a bicycle in Russell recently? If you have, you might check with the Russell Police Department.

Read more...

County Commissioners Discuss Budget, Road and Bridge Projects

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14The Russell County Commissioners continued preliminary 2015 budget discussions and received updates on road and bridge projects at their Monday meeting.

Read more...

Quiet Year So Far for Kansas Tornadoes

National Weather ServiceIt's been a quiet year for tornadoes in Kansas and weather experts are expecting that trend to continue.

Read more...

Kansas Ag Network
Russell, KS weather