Sunday's "A Reason for Hope" Benefit Concert in Lucas has been Postponed

United Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Milberger is cancelling Sunday service due to weather

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GOP "Clean Sweep" Bus Tour Draws Crowd at Meridy's

GOP Tour 1The GOP "Clean Sweep" Bus Tour, featuring Republican candidates for national and state offices, stopped in Russell Thursday at Meridy's Restaurant for a casual campaign event.

Read more... Special: Caroline's Crusade

Caroline JoyHays Daily News - Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis is an extremely rare disease that affects only one in 2 million infants. Sadly, Caroline Joy Harbaugh of Russell is one of those 2 million.


Russell Native Honored at Wednesday's World Series Game

Our HeroesSitting in the Budweiser Our Hero Seat at Wednesday's Major League Baseball World Series Game Seven at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City was Russell-native Sergeant First Class Dominic Baruelo.


General Election is Tuesday, Good Turnout Expected

Election 2014The United States and Kansas General Election is Tuesday, November 4 and local officials say voter turnout should be high.


Kansas Cold Weather Rule Takes Effect Nov. 1

Cold WeatherThe Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC) reminds Kansans that the Cold Weather Rule takes effect November 1 and remains in effect through March 31.


Russell Man Arrested for Meth Possession

Drug Arrest 2A Russell man is behind bars after his arrest for methamphetamine possession Monday in Russell.


Rural Sheds Burglarized

Crime PhotoTwo rural Russell County sheds were broken into recently and according to the Russell County Sheriff's Office some items were stolen.


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