US Congressman Huelskamp to Visit Russell Saturday for Art Awards Reception
Entries are arriving at the Deines Cultural Center for the 2013 First Congressional High School Arts Competition, and to announce this year's winners, United States Congressman Tim Huelskamp will make a stop in Russell on Saturday.
Increase in Voter Turnout Expected Tuesday
Higher than normal numbers of people came out to the polls in Russell County last November to vote in the general election, and County Clerk and Elections Officer Mary Nuss says voter turnout on Tuesday, April 2 should again be better than average.
Sixteen Fishing Tournaments Coming to Wilson Lake This Year
Cold Weather Rule Ends March 31
Get Your KRSL / Nex-Tech Storm Alert Map
Classic Hits 95.9 and Russell's Classic County AM 990 want to keep you and your family safe this severe weather season. That’s why we have created the KRSL / Nex-Tech Storm Alert Map. On them, you will find a map of each city and county in our area so you can track storms at home while listening to updates from our Storm Team. Plus, severe weather tips.
Schmidt Receives Public Service Award
Russell/Ellsworth County Emergency Management and the Russell 911 Communications Advisory Board announced Sam Schmidt the 2013 Emergency Worker/Volunteer of the Year during the annual National Weather Service Spotter Meeting on Tuesday night.
New Memorial Park Lightning Prediction System Explained
The City of Russell has installed a Lightning Prediction System in the Memorial Park Complex, which includes baseball fields, tennis courts, Duke Johnson Municipal Pool, Russell Municipal Golf Course, Play Park, Skate Park, Frisbee Golf and horse-shoe pits.