Santa's Candy Cube is at Nex-Tech in Russell today. Stop by and make a guess on how much candy is in the cube!

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Russell Area Retailers Invited to Participate in Plaid Friday

Plaid FridayThe Friday after Thanksgiving means Black Friday to most, but Encore Antiques & Collectables in Russell and other locally-owned, independent businesses across the country are urging citizens to celebrate Plaid Friday instead.


Russell City Council Approves Purchase of New Parks Department Tractor

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council approved the purchase of a new loader tractor for the City Parks Department at its meeting Tuesday afternoon.


Celebrate Kansas FFA by Watching the 89th National FFA Convention

FFAMore than 65,000 FFA members, alumni and guests are gathered in Indianapolis, Indiana, for the 89th National FFA Convention and Expo, which runs through October 22.


Marshall, LaPolice Participate in Big First Forum in Russell

Big First Forum 1Two candidates vying for the US House of Representatives Kansas First District seat participated in a forum Monday afternoon at the Dream Theater in Russell.


Man Arrested in Russell for Meth Possession, Outstanding Warrants

Drug Arrest 2A Hoisington man was arrested in Russell Monday evening on drug charges and outstanding gun and drug possession warrants following a traffic stop.


Russell County Commissioners Receive Register of Deeds, EMS Updates

Russell County Commissioners 10-19-15The Russell County Commissioners met Monday morning and received updates from the County Register of Deeds Office, EMS and Russell Regional Hospital.


"In Bloom" Opens Friday at the Deines Cultural Center

In BloomThe next exhibition at the Deines Cultural Center in Russell, "In Bloom," features photographs by Leon Staab and paintings by Michael Florian Jilg.


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