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Smoky Hills Public TelevisionThe Dane G. Hansen Foundation has awarded Smoky Hills Public Television with a grant for $110,000 to support the station's general programming and station operations.

Pool Party 9The City of Russell Duke Johnson Municipal Swimming Pool at Memorial Park is set to open Saturday, May 27 for the summer 2017 season.

VoteThe filing deadline for the fall 2017 city council and school board election is June 1 at Noon.

Click It or TicketAs summer kicks off and families hit the road for vacations, Kansas Department of Transportation officials and law enforcement agencies across the state are reminding motorists to "Click It Or Ticket".

2017 Royals Clinic 1Despite chilly temperatures, Thursday was a fun day at the Memorial Park Complex in Russell as KRSL's 10th Annual Fred White Memorial Royals Alumni Youth Baseball Clinic was held.

Latest Local Sports

2017 KSHSAA State Boys Golf LogoRussell's Ryan Birky placed 25th at the Class 3A State Boys Golf Tournament on Monday, May 22 at the Independence Country Club.

2017 KSHSAA State Track Logo212 athletes from Russell High School have qualified in 12 events for the state track and field meet.

RHS BaseballCade Evans matched star Concordia pitcher Cole Larsen zero for zero for four innings, but ultimately a run crossing the plate on a sacrifice bunt in the fifth frame proved to be the difference as the Panthers edged Russell/Victoria 1-0 in the Class 4A Division ll Regional Championship game Thursday, May 18 at the American Legion Field in Hoisington.

RHS Softball Team at 3A Regional 5-18-17The Russell High School softball team had its season come to an end after losing to TMP-Marian 11-1 in five innings in the championship game of their 3A Regional on Thursday, May 18 at the TMP Field in Hays.

RHS Softball Megan Peeler HR 5-16-17One day after snapping a 37-game losing streak, the Russell High School softball team continued their postseason magic with a 7-3 win over Hugoton in the semifinals of the Russell Class 3A Regional on Tuesday, May 16 at the Memorial Park Complex.

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