Russell's Lighted Christmas Parade on Saturday, Nov. 25 will be broadcast on 95.9 Jack FM.  Coverage begins around 7:05pm.

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High Voter Turnout Expected Locally

VoteWith the 2016 General Election just days away, Russell County election officials are expecting a high voter turnout.


Final Kansas Poll Shows Trump, Moran Still Leading; Trending Toward Retention on Judges

VoteThe Docking Institute of Public Affairs at Fort Hays State University conducted a poll from November 1 through November 3 to measure respondents' preferences in the upcoming election on Tuesday, November 8.


Russell City Council Discusses At-Large Council Elections, Sewer Replacement

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council discussed at-large council elections and replacement of a section of sanitary sewer line at Fossil and Dorrance Streets at its work study session Tuesday afternoon.


RCACF Raising $50,000 in November to Support Russell County Area

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoDuring the month of November, the Russell County Area Community Foundation (RCACF) is raising $50,000 for the Fund for a Better Russell County Area.


KDOT Announces Approved October Bids, K-18 Project Included

Road Work AheadThe Kansas Department of Transportation has announced approved bids for state highway construction and maintenance projects in Kansas. The letting took place October 19 in Topeka. A mill and overlay of Kansas Highway 18 in the KRSL listening area was included.


FHSU Commencement Change to Provide Separate Ceremony for Graduate Students

Fort Hays State UniversityCommencement 2017 at Fort Hays State University will see master's and education specialist graduates with their own commencement ceremony at 2 PM Saturday, May 13 in Gross Memorial Coliseum.


Barton County Unattended Death Under Investigation

Barton County SheriffThe Barton County Sheriff's Office is investigating an unattended death that occurred near Galatia.


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