Local News

Russell Firefighters Participate in Memorial Stair Climb

RCFD Stair Climb 1Three Russell City Firefighters traveled to Wichita Saturday, September 9 to participate in the Wichita 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb.

These three firefighters climbed in full personal protective equipment and air packs 110 flights of stairs to pay tribute to the brave men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice 16 years ago in New York City.

According to KWCH-TV, nearly 60 fire departments gathered in Wichita for the event.

Firefighters pictured left to right are Nate Geist, Logan Langhofer and Dylan Riedel.

RCFD Stair Climb 2  RCFD Stair Climb 3

(Information and photos courtesy Russell City Fire Department.)

Read More Local News
KU on KRSL 95.9
Russell, KS weather
First Southern Baptist Church Celebrate Recovery