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Russell County Economic Development and CVB
Local Applications Live for Storefront/Signage Grant Program

Russell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau is now accepting applications for the 2023 Storefront/Signage Grant Program.

Oct 04, 2022
The Lawft What's Up in Russell Coffee 10-4-22
Local The Lawft Hosts What's Up in Russell Coffee

The Lawft at 620 North Main Street in downtown Russell hosted Tuesday's Russell Main Street, Inc. What's Up in Russell Coffee.

Oct 04, 2022
Russell County Courthouse
Local Russell County Commissioners Discuss Russell County Landfill

The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and discussed the Russell County Landfill.

Oct 04, 2022
Chamber Halloween Decorating Contest
Local Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Announces Halloween House, Business Decorating Contest

Come one, come all to the Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Halloween House and Business Decorating Contest.

Oct 04, 2022
Russell County Food Pantry Mural (Photo by Kevin Steinle)
Local Russell County Food Pantry Closed Tuesday, October 4

The Russell County Food Pantry will be closed all day on Tuesday, October 4.

Oct 04, 2022
Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
Local Governor Laura Kelly Announces Application for COVID-19 Retail Storefront Property Tax Relief Now Open

Governor Laura Kelly has announced that small businesses can now apply to receive COVID-19 Retail Storefront Property Tax Relief.

Oct 03, 2022
Alesha Valentina Martinez-Reavis
Local Saline County Sheriff's Office Asking for Assistance in Locating Wanted Woman

Attention Sylvan Grove and Lincoln County areas, the Saline County Sheriff's Office is asking for assistance in locating Alesha Valentina Martinez-Reavis.

Oct 03, 2022
Road Closed
Local Russell County Highway Department Announces Temporary Road Closure

The Russell County Highway Department will close I-70 Road, the gravel frontage road, from 187th to 188th Streets in order to replace a culvert that lays across I-70 Road.

Oct 03, 2022
Nex-Tech Logo
Local Nex-Tech Announces Rebrand

Nex-Tech announced October 3 it is undergoing a rebrand featuring a new logo.

Oct 03, 2022
Kansas Department of Transportation
Local National Pedestrian Safety Month Highlights Health Benefits, Traffic Safety Improvements

Walking promotes physical health as well as economic and environmental health.

Oct 03, 2022
Kansas Attorney General
Local Great Bend Woman Sentenced to Life in Prison for January 2022 Murder

A Great Bend woman has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for 25 years for the January 2022 murder of a LaCrosse man.

Sep 30, 2022
Trinity United Methodist Church in Russell
Local Russell's Trinity United Methodist Church to Celebrate 150 Years

Please join Trinity United Methodist Church for its 150th Anniversary Celebration at 221 North Maple Street in Russell on October 8 and 9.

Sep 30, 2022