Due to recent heavy rains, the City of Russell has announced the Russell Municipal Golf Course is closed until further notice.

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Russell County Commissioners 1-7-19The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and discussed ongoing road and bridge issues due to rain, assessed county values and personnel changes at the Midway Extension District.

Russell City Council 1-15-19The Russell City Council will meet Tuesday, May 21 at 4:30 PM at City Hall.

Dept CommerceRussell County Economic Development and CVB nominates Russell County businesses each year for the Kansas Department of Commerce's Business Appreciation Month program.

15th Street Road Culvert Washout 1The Russell County Highway Department has closed almost four miles of road due to a road culvert washout. No detour has been established. They have to close this much roadway due to no through roads in the area.

RHS NHS Raises Funds for Historical SocietyThe Russell High School Chapter of the National Honor Society recently held a bake sale fundraiser to raise funds to help the Russell County Historical Society.

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2019 KSHSAA State Boys Golf LogoMother Nature forced officials in Emporia to suspend the Class 3A Boys State Golf Tournament early Monday afternoon at the Emporia Municipal Course.

Cloud County CC Mens Track ChampionsPrior to the start of Saturday's 4X400-meter relay final to conclude the NJCAA National Outdoor Track and Field Championships, hosted at Ross Black Field of Champions in Hobbs, New Mexico, Cloud County Community College head men's track coach Harry Kitchener was busy dissecting every possible scenario.

2018 KSHSAA State Track LogoSeveral area High School Track Athletes competed in Regionals on Thursday and have qualified for the State Track meet next week in Wichita.

Russell Bronco BaseballWICHITA-The Russell-Victoria Baseball team's postseason was a short one this year after Wednesday's 8-2 loss to Augusta in the Class 4A Regional Semfinals at Trinity Academy.

Softball 2The Sylvan-Lucas Lady Mustang Softball team saw their 2019 season come to an end Tuesday in Hays with a 9-1 loss to Beloit in the semifinals of the TMP-Marian Class 3A Regional Tournament.

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