Latest Local News

Water Restrictions During the April 21, 2015 regular council meeting, the Russell City Council voted to step up to a Stage III Critical Water Stage imposing mandatory restrictions on water use when water stops running over the low head dam in Big Creek immediately downstream from the city's water intake.

Huelskamp 6-29-15 1Congressman Tim Huelskamp (KS-01) continued the tradition of holding a Town Hall in every county in the Big First District Monday in Russell.

Wheat Harvest 6-27-15 Glen BlundonThe 2015 wheat harvest in the KRSL listening area is past halfway complete according to area grain elevator staff.

VolunteerFreedom Fest is this weekend in Russell and volunteers are still needed.

Marty ClarkThe Kansas District Magistrate Judges' Association, an organization open to all state district magistrate court judges, recently elected officers to serve the organization in the fiscal year that begins July 1.

Latest Local Sports

RHS Track Project 7 6-29-15The installation of the new track surface at the Shaffer Field in Russell continues.

K-18 Baseball LogoThe Russell K-18 youth summer baseball teams were both scheduled to be in action on Thursday, June 25.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell American Legion baseball team improved to 15-6 on the summer with a pair of wins over Hoisington on Wednesday, June 24 at Shaffer Field in Russell.

K-18 BaseballThe Russell K-18 youth summer baseball teams were both in action on Monday, June 22.

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