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Tracey MannNew Kansas Lieutenant Governor Tracey Mann will visit Russell Tuesday, February 27.

Boil Water AdvisoryThe Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has rescinded a boil water advisory for Ellis County RWD 6 located in Ellis County.

TicketSafe Night After Prom (SNAP) Big Ticket winners were drawn Monday, February 19 at halftime of the Russell High School boys basketball game.

Russell City Council 1-2-18The Russell City Council met Tuesday afternoon and approved an overhaul of the Main Power Plant cooling tower.

County Commissioners 1-16-17The Russell County Commissioners met Tuesday and discussed industrial hemp and the possible purchase of new automated external defibrillators (AEDs) for the county's first responders.

Latest Local Sports

2018 KSHSAA State Wrestling LogoTwo members of the Russell High School wrestling team are coming in the Class 3-2-1A State Tournament at Gross Coliseum in Hays on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 23-24.

Russell Bronco BasketballGirls: Russell 59, Minneapolis 39
Boys: Minneapolis 58, Russell 40

KSHSAA LogoThe 2018 KSHSAA Sub-State Basketball Tournament brackets for February 26 through March 3 are set.

Natoma TigersPALCO-Peyton Ostmeyer scored 19 points and Hannah Chambray added 12 as the Natoma Lady Tigers picked up their second win of the season with a 33-26 road victory Tuesday night at Palco.

BasketballArea high school basketball scores from Tuesday, February 20, 2018.

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