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Pool Party 9The City of Russell Duke Johnson Municipal Swimming Pool at Memorial Park is set to open Saturday, May 27 for the summer 2017 season.

VoteThe filing deadline for the fall 2017 city council and school board election is June 1 at Noon.

Click It or TicketAs summer kicks off and families hit the road for vacations, Kansas Department of Transportation officials and law enforcement agencies across the state are reminding motorists to "Click It Or Ticket".

2017 Royals Clinic 1Despite chilly temperatures, Thursday was a fun day at the Memorial Park Complex in Russell as KRSL's 10th Annual Fred White Memorial Royals Alumni Youth Baseball Clinic was held.

CrashA New York woman was injured in a one-vehicle wreck Wednesday evening on Interstate 70 just east of Wilson.

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RHS Track and FieldFriday's rain altered many regional track and field meets across Kansas including the Russell 3A Regional at Shaffer Field.

RHS Junior Ryan Birky 1 5-15-17Russell's Ryan Birky is headed to the Class 3A State Golf Tournament in just his third year of playing competitive golf.

RHS BaseballCade Evans matched star Concordia pitcher Cole Larsen zero for zero for four innings, but ultimately a run crossing the plate on a sacrifice bunt in the fifth frame proved to be the difference as the Panthers edged Russell/Victoria 1-0 in the Class 4A Division ll Regional Championship game Thursday, May 18 at the American Legion Field in Hoisington.

RHS Softball Team at 3A Regional 5-18-17The Russell High School softball team had its season come to an end after losing to TMP-Marian 11-1 in five innings in the championship game of their 3A Regional on Thursday, May 18 at the TMP Field in Hays.

RHS Softball Megan Peeler HR 5-16-17One day after snapping a 37-game losing streak, the Russell High School softball team continued their postseason magic with a 7-3 win over Hugoton in the semifinals of the Russell Class 3A Regional on Tuesday, May 16 at the Memorial Park Complex.

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