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County Commissioners 1-16-17The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and approved the 2018 county budget.

KRSL Coffee 1 8-22-17KRSL Russell Radio hosted Russell Main Street's What's Up in Russell Coffee Tuesday morning.

Water DropConcerns regarding the proposed expansion of a hog farm operation in Rush County near Pfeifer were voiced at a recent meeting in Loretta between State Representative Troy Waymaster and approximately 20 rural residents.

Russell Eclipse 1 8-21-17Clouds obscured most of the view of the solar eclipse in the Russell area Monday, but that didn't stop a good crowd of adults and kids from gathering in the castle area of Memorial Park to watch the once-in-a-lifetime event.

SafeWise 2017Russell has been named the 12th-safest city in Kansas by SafeWise.

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Russell Champion MascottThe Annual All Fall Sports Night at Russell High School will be held Friday, August 25.

USATF LogoSylvan Grove's Autumn Princ added an impressive medal to her trophy case last week when she competed in the USA Track and Field National Junior Olympic Championships at Rock Chalk Park in Lawrence.

Russell Sr Legion Baseball Team 7-20-17The Russell Post 99 Senior American Legion baseball team fell one win shy of playing for a state championship after losing to Iola 8-3 on Sunday morning, July 30 in a fourth-round elimination game at the "AA" State Tournament in Marysville.

2017 Shrine Bowl LogoWhen it seemed like the East All-Stars had done just enough to capture a third consecutive win in the Kansas Shrine Bowl, the West found a way.

BaseballThe Russell Post 99 Senior American Legion baseball team is now one win away from playing for a state championship after defeating Beloit 11-3 in six innings in a third-round elimination game at the "AA" State Tournament in Marysville on Saturday night, July 29.

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