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hansen museumThe Dane G. Hansen Foundation will make 280 scholarships available in five categories to students in 26 northwest Kansas counties for the 2017-18 academic year.

Eclipse in KansasMonday's Great American Solar Eclipse will give people a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness this celestial event.

City of Russell LogoThe Russell City Council officially adopted the 2018 city budget at its regular monthly meeting Tuesday afternoon.

Solar Eclipse Viewing MapA total eclipse of the sun, visible from Kansas, will occur early Monday, August 21 afternoon. This is the first total solar eclipse visible from the contiguous United States since 1979 and the first seen in Kansas in nearly 100 years.

Clean Line Kansas RouteMissouri utility regulators have rejected a proposed high-voltage power line to carry wind power across the Midwest to eastern states.

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USATF LogoSylvan Grove's Autumn Princ added an impressive medal to her trophy case last week when she competed in the USA Track and Field National Junior Olympic Championships at Rock Chalk Park in Lawrence.

Russell Sr Legion Baseball Team 7-20-17The Russell Post 99 Senior American Legion baseball team fell one win shy of playing for a state championship after losing to Iola 8-3 on Sunday morning, July 30 in a fourth-round elimination game at the "AA" State Tournament in Marysville.

2017 Shrine Bowl LogoWhen it seemed like the East All-Stars had done just enough to capture a third consecutive win in the Kansas Shrine Bowl, the West found a way.

BaseballThe Russell Post 99 Senior American Legion baseball team is now one win away from playing for a state championship after defeating Beloit 11-3 in six innings in a third-round elimination game at the "AA" State Tournament in Marysville on Saturday night, July 29.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell Post 99 Senior American Legion baseball team earned a 10-8 victory over Garnett to stay alive in the "AA" State Tournament in Marysville on Saturday morning, July 29.

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