In the spring of 2016, the Insurance Services Office (ISO) conducted a site visit of the City of Russell for the purpose of assigning a Public Protection Classification (PPC) rating for fire protection.
October 30 is recognized as Weatherization Day, marking an annual opportunity to bring attention to the fact that low income households spend a disproportionate percentage of their annual incomes on home energy bills.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Kansas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms and flooding during the period of September 2 through 12, 2016.
It's the final week of the regular-season for high school football teams in Classes 4A Div. 1 through 8-man, while the playoffs begin in 5A and 6A. Four schools in the KRSL listening area are in action on Thursday, Oct. 27.