Local News

Gingrich Visits Russell

Newt Gingrich in Russell 1Former US Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich made a brief stop in Russell Thursday.

Read more...

RCACF Awards Nearly $100,000 in Community Grants

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThe Russell County Area Community Foundation has announced the 2015 spring grant recipients.

Read more...

Investigation into Dead Fish at Wilson Reservoir Continues

Wilson Lake Low LevelsStaff from the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), the US Army Corps of Engineers and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment are investigating dead and dying fish near the spillway at Wilson Reservoir in Russell County.

Read more...

Disorderly Conduct Report Results in Russell Woman's Arrest

Drug ArrestA Russell woman was arrested for possession of drugs Wednesday afternoon in Russell following a disorderly conduct report.

Read more...

FHSU Media Team Brings Home Gold

Fort Hays State UniversityThe digital media team at Fort Hays State University recently won six first-place broadcast awards and two second-place awards at the Kansas Association of Broadcasters (KAB) competition.

Read more...

State Agencies Partner to Prevent Underage Drinking

It Matters CampaignMore than 40 percent of Kansas high school seniors report drinking alcohol in the last 30 days, a statistic four state agencies hope to help change this prom and graduation season.

Read more...

KU to Exhibit Bob Dole's WWII Letters

Dole Institute of PoliticsThe University of Kansas is preparing to exhibit World War II letters between Bob Dole and his family.

Read more...

KState
Russell, KS weather