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Insurance Commissioner Candidates 7-30-14Five of the six candidates running for Kansas Insurance Commissioner made a stop in Russell on Wednesday, July 30.

ITRON Electric MetersThe City of Russell has begun another phase in improving its utilities infrastructure.

Scam AlertState Treasurer Ron Estes warns Kansans of suspicious postcards labeled as an “Unclaimed Property Notification.”

Earthquake 7-29-14The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.3 struck northern Oklahoma and Southern Kansas on Monday night.

DroughtThe return of hot, dry conditions to Kansas has put stress on farm crops in many parts of the state.

Latest Local Sports

Russell Tennis Club Members in Newton 7-30-14Five members of the Russell Tennis Club recently traveled to Newton to compete in its annual Junior Tennis Open.

Shaffer Field Turf Drawing 7-14-14The artificial turf project is underway at Shaffer Field in Russell and you can follow the progress of the project here on KRSL.com.

Marty Myers with RHS Girls Tennis Team Members 7-29-14Marty Myers recently presented a $250 grant from the Myers Family Memorial Donor Advised Fund to members of the Russell High School Tennis Team to help purchase a volley machine for the boys and girls tennis program.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell American Legion baseball team just missed a trip to state after losing to Larned 10-6 in the championship game of the "AA" Zone Tournament in Larned on Tuesday, July 22.

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