UPDATE: Due to rain, Wednesday's Russell / Iola game at "AA" State Legion Baseball Tournament in Marysville now will be played Thursday around 3:30pm. The game will be broadcast on KRSL AM 990, 98.1 FM and streaming on KRSL.com!

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Smoky Hill-Saline Regional Advisory Committee Meeting in Hays is July 19

Kansas Water OfficeThe Kansas Water Office's (KWO) Smoky Hill-Saline Regional Advisory Committee (RAC) will hold a meeting to discuss current water issues affecting the region as well as the state.


Mosquito Fogging Begins Friday

Mosquito SprayingCity of Russell crews will begin mosquito fogging tonight (Friday, July 8). The city typically does its spraying in the evenings. Fogging will continue, as needed, over the coming weeks.


Eligible Blood Donors Urged to Schedule a Donation Today

red cross logoThe American Red Cross issued an emergency appeal Tuesday asking eligible blood and platelet donors to give as soon as possible.


Russell City Firefighters Respond to House Fire

7-6-16 House Fire 1The Russell City Fire Department responded Wednesday afternoon to a house fire in the 600 block of East Oakdale in Russell.


Russell City Council Approves Land Purchase Contract for Housing Development

Russell City Council 5-19-15At a special meeting Tuesday afternoon, the Russell City Council approved a land purchase contract for moderate income housing development in Russell.


County Commissioners Continue Budget Planning

Russell County Commissioners 10-19-15The Russell County Commissioners continued planning the 2017 budget at their meeting Tuesday.


City of Russell Crews Offer Tree Limb Pickup

City of Russell LogoRussell residents who have downed tree limbs from Tuesday night and Wednesday morning's storm are asked to place the limbs curbside and call the City Building at 483-6311 with your name and address.


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