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USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education will meet in special session for year end business Tuesday, June 28 at Noon at the Central Administration Office in Russell.

Kansas State CapitolKansas legislators have passed an education funding plan from Republican leaders that boosts aid to poor school districts to satisfy a state Supreme Court mandate and end a threat that the state's public schools might not reopen next month.

Fatal CrashA Russell man died Friday night in a motorcycle versus cow collision in Russell County.

SOF 2016 Movie 1The kick-off event of KRSL's Summer of Fun 2016, a free movie night at the Dream Theater Thursday, was well attended and a great amount of food donations was collected for the Russell County Food Pantry.

Czech Egg Gazebo 6-23-16 1The gazebo to house the World's Largest Czech Egg has arrived in Wilson.

Latest Local Sports

SoftballRussell High School softball coach Jeff Florian and his staff will host a free clinic for any girls in grades 7-12 interested in playing softball on Saturday, July 16 at the Memorial Park Complex in Russell.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell Post 99 American Legion baseball team split a doubleheader in Ellis on Sunday, June 26.

K-18 Baseball LogoBoth Russell K-18 baseball teams were in action on Friday, June 24.

K-18 BaseballThe Russell Red and Blue K-18 baseball teams met up for the first time this summer on Thursday, June 23 at the Memorial Park Complex.

New Radio Voice of Jayhawks Brian Hanni 6-22-16LAWRENCE, Kan. - University of Kansas graduate and Lawrence radio veteran Brian Hanni has been named the play-by-play voice of Kansas Jayhawk football and men's basketball on the Jayhawk/IMG Radio Network, Kansas Athletics and IMG announced Tuesday, June 21.


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