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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Sen. Dole Completes Tour of Kansas

Bob Dole at KRSL July 2 2014 2Senator Bob Dole has officially traveled to all 105 counties within his home state of Kansas this year.


USD 407 BOE Approves Bid, Continues Superintendent Search Process

USD 407 BOE 8-11-14The USD 407 Board of Education approved a bid Monday night at its monthly meeting to modify the Russell High School football bleachers to provide space for an eighth track lane.


County Commissioners Vacate Rural Road, Discuss Hospital Upgrades

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14The Russell County Commissioners at their Monday meeting voted to close a small, rural section of Russell County road and discussed upgrades at Russell Regional Hospital.


Sen. Moran Receives Legislator of the Year Award from the Kansas Home Care Association

Senator Jerry MoranUS Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) has received the Kansas Home Care Association's (KHCA's) 2014 Legislator of the Year Award for his long record of leadership on initiatives that support and improve Kansans' access to home care and hospice services. Sen. Moran is the sole recipient of KHCA's Legislator of the Year for 2014.


Operation Christmas Child Collection Week is Nov. 17-24

Operation Christmas ChildOtterbein United Methodist Church, located at 136 West Wisconsin Street in Russell, will be a drop off site again this year for Operation Christmas Child gift-filled shoeboxes.


Wreck Injures Beloit Man in Russell County

CrashA Saturday morning wreck north of Russell on US Highway 281 injured a Beloit man according to the Russell County Sheriff's Office.


USD 407 BOE Discusses District Goals at Workshop

USD 407 Goal Setting Meeting 11-13-14 1The USD 407 Board of Education met Thursday evening at Russell High School to discuss district goals and what the Board wants in a new superintendent.


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