Bickerdyke 5th Grade Concert Scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 19 Postponed to Thursday, Jan. 26 at 6:30 PM at RMS.

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Kansas Communities Will Share More Than $13 Million in Community Development Block Grant Funding

Dept CommerceThe Kansas Department of Commerce has announced that 49 Kansas communities will share a total of $13,049,583 in federal grants for residential handicapped accessibility modifications, micro-loans, park and sidewalk improvements, and the construction of storm shelters through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.


City of Russell Water Conservation Plan Revised

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council approved a complete revision of the city's Water Conservation Plan at its regular monthly meeting Tuesday afternoon.


Kansas Congressional Delegation Wishes Bob Dole a Happy Birthday

Dole Oct Visit 1The Kansas Congressional delegation Wednesday released a video greeting and birthday tribute to former US Senator Bob Dole on his 92nd birthday.


Russell County Commissioners Discuss Projected Mill Levy Increase

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and discussed a projected significant mill levy increase for Russell County.


Senator Bob Dole's Birthday Wish

Dole at KRSL Oct 2014 2Former Senator Bob Dole, who will turn 92 on Wednesday, July 22, says his primary birthday wish is to be around to see the Eisenhower Memorial completed in Washington, D.C.


Hecker Celebrates 30 Years of State Service

KDOTDouglas Hecker, Equipment Operator Specialist, was recently recognized for having 30 years of state service with the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT).


Moran to Host Town Hall in Wilson Saturday

Senator Jerry MoranOn Saturday, July 25, US Senator Jerry Moran will stop in Wilson to host a Kansas Listening Tour stop in conjunction with the Czech Festival Legislative Coffee.


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