Latest Local News

Stolen VehicleA car was stolen, wrecked and recovered in Russell early Friday morning.

Dept CommerceThe Kansas Department of Commerce has launched a live chat feature on its COVID-19 Response webpage specifically to provide support to Kansas businesses and non-profits applying for Economic Injury Disaster Loans through the US Small Business Association.

Doctors on CallDoctors on Call, a local production of Smoky Hills PBS, will feature Dr. Tyrel Somers of Russell Regional Hospital to focus on the topic of coronavirus on Tuesday, April 7 at 7 PM.

US Highway 281The Kansas Department of Transportation expects to begin work this week on the delayed T-WORKS project to rehabilitate and reconstruct approximately four miles of US Highway 281 in Russell County.

CoronavirusThe Rooks County Health Department is confirming the first presumptive-positive case of COVID-19 in Rooks County.

Latest Local Sports

RHS Senior Megan Peeler #1 4-3-20Russell's Megan Peeler will continue her volleyball career at Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina.

KC RoyalsEven though the start of the Major League Baseball season is being delayed, you can still get your Royals baseball fix in April.

Basketball Picture 11-19-19The Northern Plains League has released its all-league basketball selections for the 2019-2020 season.

KSHSAA LogoThe Kansas State High School Activities Association has canceled all spring sports for the 2020 season.

BasketballThe North Central Activities Association coaches have released their all league selections for the 2019-20 basketball season.

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