Sunday's "A Reason for Hope" Benefit Concert in Lucas has been Postponed

United Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Milberger is cancelling Sunday service due to weather

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County Commissioners Approve Purchase of Three Motor Graders, Hospital Generator

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14The Russell County Commissioners at their meeting Monday approved the purchase of three new motor graders for the County Road and Bridge Department and a generator for Russell Regional Hospital.


Kansas Fall Harvest Wraps Up

MiloKansas farmers are harvesting the last fall crops from the 2014 growing season.


Christmas Entertainers Needed for Weihnachtsfest

Russell Main Street, Inc. LogoWeihnachtsfest in Russell is coming up on Thursday, December 11 and Russell Main Street, Inc. is still looking for Christmas Entertainers to perform in businesses.


Lighted Christmas Parade Draws Large Crowd

2014 Christmas Parade 1The 2014 Lighted Christmas Parade held Saturday, November 29 in downtown Russell drew a large crowd. Mild temperatures and around 40 entries made the annual parade fun for all ages.


Winter Weather Awareness Day is Dec. 1

Cold WeatherDespite winter's early arrival across the state and nation, if this is a typical Kansas winter much more severe winter weather, including accumulating, drifting snow and icy conditions, is ahead of us.


Wilson Man Stopped for Not Wearing Seat Belt, Arrested for Drugs

Drug ArrestA Wilson man was pulled over by a local officer Wednesday in Russell for not wearing a seat belt and was eventually arrested for drug possession.


Pickup Radiator, Battery Stolen

200th and PlymouthA radiator and a battery were stolen recently from a farm pickup south of Dorrance according to the Russell County Sheriff's Office.


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