Winning number for Santa is 261. Call Russell Main Street office at 483-2897 to claim!

Santa's Candy Cube is at Myers Furniture in Russell today. Stop by and guess how much candy is in the cube!

Catch Russell Basketball at Morris-Stephens Classic tonight starting around 7pm on 95.9 Jack FM and streaming on!

Local News

Report Forecasts Bountiful Winter Wheat Crop

wheat fieldThe government is expecting a bountiful winter wheat harvest this year.


Resignations, New Contracts Approved at Monday's USD 407 BOE Meeting

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15Several school district resignations and new contracts were approved Monday evening by the USD 407 Board of Education at its regular monthly meeting.


AR-15 Reportedly Stolen

TheftA gun and ammunition were reportedly stolen from a pickup in Russell sometime Sunday night or Monday morning.


Russell Community Choir Looking for Members

Ad Astra Music FestivalThe Russell Community Choir is looking for members to join them for their performance in conjunction with the Ad Astra Music Festival in July.


RCACF Awards $23,575 in Grants to USD 407

USD 407 2016 RCACF Spring GrantsThe Russell County Area Community Foundation awarded $23,575 in grants to USD 407 at Monday's Board of Education meeting.


Nex-Tech Brings Netflix Content Closer to Home

Nex-Tech logoMore people than ever are turning to the Internet for video entertainment. The most popular option for Internet-accessed movies and TV shows is the streaming service Netflix.


Mother's Day Storm System Spawns Tornadoes, Large Hail

5-8-16 Natoma Tornado Danny MinerMultiple rounds of severe weather in the KRSL listening area Sunday night and early Monday morning spawned a few tornadoes, reports of large hail and heavy rainfall.


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