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USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education will hold a special meeting Tuesday, October 24 to interview construction management at-risk firms.

Candidate Forum 1The Russell Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a Candidate Forum on Thursday evening at the Dream Theater. Candidates running for Russell City Council and the USD 407 Board of Education participated.

Jack KrierJohn "Jack" Ronald Krier of Warsaw, Missouri and formerly of Russell died Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. He suffered a massive heart attack October 9. He was 77.

DangerMost people are probably familiar with the classic movie mad scientist scenario, where the crazed scientist mixes up a bubbling brew in his laboratory, usually with tragic consequences. Unfortunately, mixing some common household chemicals can lead to tragic consequences in real life.

Russell City Council 2-7-17The Russell City Council met Tuesday and approved two nuisance resolutions and continued discussions regarding the proposed Vacant Building Ordinance.

Latest Local Sports

KSHSAA LogoRussell will host a 3A Sub-State Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, October 21 at Amos Morris Gym. Teams competing include Beloit, Ellsworth, Southeast of Saline, Hoisington, Lyons, Minneapolis, Russell and Sterling.

KVA LogoThe Kansas Volleyball Association has released its week #7 high school rankings ahead of Saturday's sub-state tournaments.

RHS Volleyball LogoThe Russell Lady Broncos volleyball team dropped its final regular season match Tuesday evening in Ellsworth, losing each set in two 25-19, 25-18 and 25-15, 25-15. Russell wraps up the regular season wih a record of 11-22.

VolleyballArea volleyball results from Saturday, October 14 and Tuesday, October 17.

Russell Bronco FootballThe Russell Bronco football team opened district play Friday, October 13 with a 31-7 loss to Norton at Shaffer Field in Russell.

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