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Final Russell County Results from Tuesday's General Election

Election DayVoters went to the polls Tuesday, November 8 to decide several local, state and national races. According to Russell County Clerk and Elections Officer Mary Nuss, 3,197 votes were cast in Russell County. That's an incredible 72.4 percent voter turnout.


Russell Men Repair, Replace Veteran Grave Markers

Larry Elsasser and Frank PeiranoRecently Larry Elsasser and Frank Peirano (pictured) have worked to repair or replace more than 800 Veteran and VFW Auxiliary grave markers within the Russell City and Lutheran Cemeteries.


Russell County Commissioners Discuss Upcoming Holidays, Hospital Addition

Russell County Commissioners 10-19-15The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and discussed road and bridge projects, upcoming holidays, minor zoning regulation changes and the Russell Regional Hospital clinic addition.


Local Law Enforcement, Emergency Personnel Conduct Search for Missing Man at Wilson Lake

Russell County SheriffThe Russell County Sheriff's Office and several other local agencies were involved in a missing person search Sunday night at Wilson Lake.


Boil Water Advisory Issued for Rush County Rural Water District No. 1

Boil Water AdvisoryThe Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued a boil water advisory for the Rush County Rural Water District No. 1 public water supply.


Election 2016: Know the Candidates

Vote 2016The 2016 General Election is Tuesday, November 8 and KRSL Russell Radio wants to help you learn more about our local candidates.


High Voter Turnout Expected Locally

VoteWith the 2016 General Election just days away, Russell County election officials are expecting a high voter turnout.


Mike in Morning Banner
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