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Thursday Sub-State Hoops - Sylvan-Lucas Boys vs. Canton-Galva on KRSL 95.9. Ellsworth Boys vs. Lyons on KZRS 107.9. Coverage begins at 5:50 PM. => CLICK TO LISTEN LIVE!
KRSL/KZRS Russell Radio Will Feature Coverage of Sylvan-Lucas, Ellsworth Sub-State Basketball This Week

KRSL/KZRS Russell Radio will have coverage of Sylvan-Lucas and Ellsworth girls and boys sub-state basketball this week.

2024 KSHSAA State Basketball

Local News

2023 Russell County Free Fair 11
Local 2024 Russell County Free Fair Dates Announced

The dates for the 2024 Russell County Free Fair have been announced as July 23 through 26.

Feb 23, 2024
KWEC Spring Break Activities
Local FHSU's Kansas Wetlands Education Center to Host Spring Break Activities

Fort Hays State University's Kansas Wetlands Education Center will host a variety of free daily hands-on activities each afternoon of spring break March 11 through 15 providing a chance for people to ...

Feb 23, 2024
Kansas Department of Commerce
Local Commerce Grants Available for Rural Mural, Public Art Projects

The Kansas Department of Commerce has announced a total of $75,000 is available for a new round of Rural Mural and Public Art program funding.

Feb 23, 2024
Troy Waymaster
Local Representative Waymaster: From the Dome to Home

State Representative Troy Waymaster has released his latest legislative newsletter.

Feb 22, 2024
Brody Conlin and Kaylie Davison
Local Russell County Spelling Bee Held Wednesday

The Russell County Spelling Bee was held Wednesday afternoon, February 21 in the Ruppenthal Middle School Auditorium in Russell.

Feb 22, 2024
USD 407 Steering Committee Meeting 2-21-24
Local Schaefer Architecture Meets Again with USD 407 Facilities Steering Committee, Members of the Public

Architects with Schaefer Architecture met with members of the USD 407 Facilities Steering Committee and the public at Russell High School on February 21 to discuss facilities improvement options.

Feb 22, 2024

Sports

2024 KSHSAA State Basketball
Sports Area 1A D1 and D2 Sub-State Pairings Announced

Brackets are now set for the Class 1A Division 1 and Division 2 sub-state basketball tournaments in Kansas.

Feb 18, 2024
R to L: Coach Jason Pfeifer, Teagen Pfeifer, Kaleb Ives Thull, Xzephren Donner, Alec Huck, Brayden Suchy and Coach Dan Weigel. (Courtesy Photo)
Sports Russell, Sylvan-Lucas Qualify Five for State; Donner, Suchy Capture Regional Titles

Russell is sending four and Sylvan-Lucas one to the Class 3-2-1A Boys State Wrestling Tournament in Salina.

Feb 17, 2024
KZRS Basketball Game of Week
Sports Ellinwood Sweeps Pair from Otis-Bison

Girls: Ellinwood 35, Otis-Bison 29 Boys: Ellinwood 52, Otis-Bison 48

Feb 17, 2024
KRSL/KZRS Basketball Scoreboard
Sports Area Basketball Scores - February 16

Area high school Basketball scores for Friday, February 16.

Feb 16, 2024
2023-24 RHS Girls and Boys Basketball Team Pictures by Jason Drake
Sports Russell Splits Senior Night

Girls: Russell 60, Hill City 32 Boys: Hill City 57, Russell 49

Feb 16, 2024
2023-24 RHS Girls and Boys Basketball Team Pictures by Jason Drake
Sports Smith Center Sweeps Russell

Girls: Smith Center 70, Russell 34 Boys: Smith Center 46, Russell 44

Feb 15, 2024