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Police ChaseA high-speed chase through Ellsworth and Russell Counties Monday evening ended with a crash on the northeast side of Russell, one person in custody and another on the loose.

2015 Downtown RussellOnlyinyourstate.com has released it's list of "The 10 Most Beautiful, Charming Small Towns in Kansas" and it includes Russell.

Russell County Fair SignHundreds of area residents made their way out to the fairgrounds in Russell July 21-24 for the Russell County Free Fair.

2015 Gorham Street DanceGorham is gearing up for its annual street dance this Saturday, Aug. 1.

Wilson Lake RocktownDown nearly nine feet at one point this summer, the water level of Wilson Lake remains well below conservation, but has rebounded some with recent rains.

Latest Local Sports

K-18 Baseball LogoThe championship game matchup is now set for the 64th annual K-18 State Baseball Tournament in Lucas.

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell Post 99 American Legion baseball team had its 2015 season come to an end after going 0-2 at the Dodge City "AAA" Zone Tournament on Wednesday, July 22.

2015 Sharp Camp 1Nearly 100 area first through 12 graders attended the second annual Russell Youth Football Camp at the Russell High School practice fields on Friday and Saturday, July 17-18.

K-18 BaseballThe Russell Red youth summer baseball team had its season come to a close after falling to Phillipsburg 10-0 on Saturday, July 18 in the first round of the Norton Regional Tournament.

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