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Fossil Station MuseumDid you grow up in Russell County? How long has your family lived here? Where did you come from? The Russell County Historical Society might be able to help you answer those questions.

USD 407 BOE 5-12-14The USD 407 Board of Education met in special session Thursday afternoon to discuss next school year's budget.

2014 Russell Fair 5The 2014 Russell County Free Fair officially kicked off July 22 and even the scorching summer temperatures haven't stopped the multitude of activities at the fairgrounds.

Gorham City Park 1Are you looking for a fun summer activity? If so, check out the Gorham City Park.

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14For the fourth consecutive year, the Russell County mill levy is slated to decrease next year.

Latest Local Sports

Russell PatriotsThe final sign-up night for the Russell Patriot Salvation Army League football team is this Tuesday, July 29 at 7pm upstairs at the Russell American Legion Hall on Main Street.

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

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.

2014 Russell Football Camp 10More than 100 area first through 12 graders attended the first Russell Youth Football Camp at the Russell High School practice fields on Friday and Saturday, July 18-19.

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