Catch the Sylvan-Lucas / Wilson Girls Sub-State Basketball Game from Sylvan Grove on Thursday @ 7:30pm on KRSL AM 990 / 98.1 FM and streaming at

Catch Russell Girls Sub-State Basketball vs. Ellsworth on Thursday @ 7:30pm on 95.9 Jack FM and streaming at

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Fire Safety Tips for Christmas

Fire PreventionAs Christmas approaches, Kansans are becoming increasingly excited about adorning their homes with Christmas trees, lights, ornaments and garlands. Holiday decorations, as beautiful as they are, can also be a home fire hazard.


Three Charged in Deadly Barton County Shooting

Deadly ShootingThree people have been charged in the shooting death of a Great Bend man during a break-in.


Russell County Sheriff John Fletcher Announces Retirement

John FletcherJohn Fletcher will retire as Russell County Sheriff at the end of this year.


Russell City Council Discusses Wayfinding Signs, Main Street Trash Receptacles

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council at its monthly work study Tuesday discussed the purchase and placement of wayfinding signs, and replacement of the Main Street trash receptacles.


SHPTV Program Will Feature Wilson Store

Kansas Originals LogoKansas Originals Market and Gallery near Wilson will be featured on the next Sunflower Journeys program on Smoky Hills Public Television.


USD 407 BOE Reopens New Building Discussion

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education at a special meeting Monday reopened discussion regarding the possibility of building a new school facility.


Wilson Woman, Two Others Injured in Ambulance Crash

CrashAn ambulance headed to Salina Regional Health Center was involved in a two-vehicle crash near the Saline/Ellsworth County line early Tuesday morning according to KSAL Radio in Salina.


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