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City of Russell Fire Department Receives DiBernardo Memorial Foundation Grant

The City of Russell Fire Department has been awarded an $11,830 grant to purchase bail out devices to be used in immediate life safety threats for firefighters fighting fires on elevated surfaces.

Fire Department Receives DiBernardo Memorial Foundation Grant

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Troy Waymaster
Local Representative Waymaster: From the Dome to Home

State Representative Troy Waymaster has released his first From the Dome to Home newsletter of February.

Feb 02, 2023
Tracey Mann
Local Representative Mann Appointed to House Small Business Committee

US Representative Tracey Mann of Kansas has been selected to serve on the House Small Business Committee.

Feb 02, 2023
2022 Russell County Free Fair 1
Local Russell County Fair Dates Set

The dates have been set for the 2023 Russell County Free Fair.

Feb 02, 2023
Cottonwood Connections
Local Cottonwood Connections Season Two Premieres on Smoky Hills PBS

The history series Cottonwood Connections is back for season two with host Don Rowlison. The half-hour docu-series airs on Smoky Hills PBS at 6 PM on Sundays and Saturdays starting February 5.

Feb 02, 2023
Farm Service Agency (FSA)
Local FSA Rolls Out Revenue Based Disaster, Pandemic Assistance Programs

Agricultural producers can begin to apply for two new important programs for revenue losses from 2020 and 2021 natural disasters or the COVID-19 pandemic. Both programs equitably fill gaps in earlier ...

Feb 02, 2023
US Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.)
Local Senator Moran Appointed to Serve on Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

US Senator Jerry Moran of Kansas released the following statement after being selected to serve on the US Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, which oversees intelligence activities and programs o...

Feb 02, 2023


Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association
Sports RHS Wrestler Suchy Still #4 at 157 in KWCA Rankings

The Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association has released its high school rankings for the week of January 30 and one area wrestler remains ranked in the Class 3-2-1A poll.

Feb 01, 2023
Kansas Basketball Coaches Association
Sports Kansas Basketball Coaches Association Weekly Rankings for January 31

The Kansas Basketball Coaches Association has released its weekly rankings for January 31.

Feb 01, 2023
2022-23 RHS Basketball Team Photos by Jason Drake
Sports Russell Sweeps Plainville

Girls: Russell 49, Plainville 41 (OT) Boys: Russell 68, Plainville 56

Jan 31, 2023
KRSL Basketball Scoreboard
Sports Area Basketball Scores - January 31

Area high school basketball scores for Tuesday, January 31.

Jan 31, 2023
L to R: Brayden Strobel (1st at 175), Brayden Suchy (2nd at 157) and Teagen Pfeifer (3rd at 165) at MCL Tournament on Friday, Jan. 27 in Norton.
Sports Three Broncos Medal at MCL League Tournament, Strobel Wins League Title

Three members of the Russell High School boys wrestling team medaled at the Mid-Continent League Tournament on Friday, January 27 in Norton.

Jan 28, 2023
KRSL GOW Basketball
Sports LaCrosse Picks Up Two Wins at Victoria

Girls: LaCrosse 61, Victoria 57 Boys: LaCrosse 42, Victoria 26

Jan 27, 2023