2021 Russell Halloween Parade Marquee
Tuesday HS Football Playoffs - Natoma vs. Pawnee Heights at 6 PM on KRSL 95.9 FM - LISTEN LIVE!
Russell Christmas Celebration Theme, Dates Announced

Russell Main Street, Inc. (RMSI) will kick off the Russell Christmas Celebration on November 27 at 7:15 PM with the Lighted Christmas Parade.

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Local News

Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
Local Governor Laura Kelly Announces Kansas Main Street Program Expansion

Governor Laura Kelly has announced plans to expand the Kansas Main Street Program by up to three additional communities this winter.

Oct 19, 2021
Bomgaars
Local Bomgaars Ladies Night is October 24

Bomgaars Ladies Night, a night of festive fun and fall shopping, is set for Sunday, October 24 from 5 to 8 PM at the Russell Bomgaars Store.

Oct 18, 2021
Laah Tucker
Local Natoma's Tucker Appointed to Service Academy Selection Board

US Senator Jerry Moran has announced members of his 2021 Service Academy Selection Board, including Laah Tucker of Natoma, a community volunteer and veterans advocate.

Oct 18, 2021
COVID-19 Update
Local COVID-19 Case Total Update for October 18

As of 2 PM, Monday, October 18, Russell County has had 1,084 total positive cases of COVID-19 since tracking began, an increase of five cases since Friday, according to the Russell County Health Depar...

Oct 18, 2021
2020 Christmas Parade 2
Local Russell Christmas Celebration Theme, Dates Announced

Russell Main Street, Inc. (RMSI) will kick off the Russell Christmas Celebration on November 27 at 7:15 PM with the Lighted Christmas Parade.

Oct 18, 2021
Simpson McTeacher Night October 2021
Local Simpson Elementary School McTeacher Night Raises $1,348.77

The recent Simpson Elementary School McTeacher Night at the Russell McDonald's was a huge success.

Oct 18, 2021

Sports

Victoria's Macy Hammerschmidt and MaKenna Wellbrock made the Class 3-2-1A State Tennis Meet on Oct. 15-16 in Maize after finishing sixth at regionals. (Photo courtesy USD 432 Twitter Page)
Sports Victoria's Hammerschmidt, Wellbrock go 0-2 at State

Victoria's Macy Hammerschmidt and MaKenna Wellbrock went 0-2 at the Class 3-2-1A State Meet on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 15-16 at Maize South High School.

Oct 17, 2021
KRSL 95.9 GOW Football
Sports Boor, Homewood Pace Sylvan-Lucas in Rivalry Game

SYLVAN GROVE-Geriun Boor scored two rushing touchdowns and Lane Homewood accounted for four touchdowns including one on defense as the Sylvan-Lucas Mustangs cruised to a 52-0 Senior Night victory over...

Oct 15, 2021
KRSL Football Scoreboard
Sports Area Football Scores - October 15

Area high school football scores for Friday, October 15.

Oct 15, 2021
KRSL RHS Football
Sports Goodland Upsets Russell

The Russell High School football team hosted Goodland for Senior Night on Friday, October 15 at Shaffer Field and lost 16-14.

Oct 15, 2021
View from start of boys varsity race at the Lakeside Invitation in Downs on Thursday, Oct. 14. (Photo courtesy RHS Coach Richard Dorzweiler)
Sports RHS Runners Wrap Up Regular Season in Downs

The Russell High School cross country team ran in their final regular season meet on Thursday, Oct. 14 at the Lakeside Invitational in Downs.

Oct 15, 2021
Natoma Tigers
Sports #2 Natoma Caps Perfect Regular Season, Playoffs Next

NATOMA-The #2-ranked Natoma Tigers wasted little time in taking control as they rolled to a 54-6 Senior Day win over Greeley County in their regular season finale Thursday evening at Tiger Field.

Oct 14, 2021