Lemonade Stands List for Russell's Third Annual Lemonade Stand Challenge Released

The lemonade stands list for Russell's Third Annual Lemonade Stand Challenge on June 21 and 22 has been released.

2024 Lemonade Stand Challenge Save the Date

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2024 Lemonade Stand Challenge Save the Date
Local Lemonade Stands List for Russell's Third Annual Lemonade Stand Challenge Released

The lemonade stands list for Russell's Third Annual Lemonade Stand Challenge on June 21 and 22 has been released.

Jun 20, 2024
Lead Service Line Inventory
Local Help the City of Russell Finish Up Its Lead Service Line Inventory

Help the City of Russell finish up its lead service line inventory. If the City hasn't received a response from your address, please expect a visit from City crews as they work to complete this requir...

Jun 20, 2024
USD 407 Steering Committee Meeting 2-21-24
Local USD 407 Facilities Steering Committee Meets Again with Schaefer Architecture, Members of the Public

The USD 407 Facilities Steering Committee held its June meeting Wednesday with architects from Schaefer Architecture and members of the public at Russell Junior-Senior High School.

Jun 20, 2024
Russell Police Department
Local Scammer Claiming to be Russell Police Chief

A new scam has arrived in Russell. Scammers are using the Russell Police Department's phone number, 785-483-2121, and claiming to be Russell Police Chief Jordan Harrison.

Jun 20, 2024
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Local KDHE Supports Older Adults Health, Independence with Federal Awards

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is proud to announce its receipt of two federal awards from the US Administration for Community Living (ACL) aimed at enhancing the well-being and indep...

Jun 20, 2024
Kansas Department of Agriculture
Local Agriculture Education Students Awarded Kansas Agriculture Skills, Competencies Certificates

Twenty-five students from five schools in Kansas have been awarded the Kansas Department of Agriculture's Kansas Agriculture Skills and Competencies Certificate.

Jun 20, 2024

Sports

Smoky Hills PBS
Sports Kansas Shrine Bowl to Air Live on Smoky Hills PBS

The much anticipated 51st Annual Kansas Shrine Bowl is set to take place at Emporia State University's Welch Stadium on June 29 at 7 PM.

Jun 19, 2024
Kansas State High School Activities Association
Sports KSHSAA Executive Board Approves Several Postseason Changes

Changes to postseason formats and championship sites for basketball, football, wrestling and track and field highlight actions approved at the June 12 and 13 KSHSAA Executive Board Meeting.

Jun 13, 2024
Action from the 8-Man Division ll Football All-Star Game on Saturday, June 8, 2024 at Trojan Stadium in Beloit, Kansas. (Photo by David Elliott).
Sports West Sweeps 8-Man All-Star Football Games

The 39th annual 8-Man Football All-Star Games were held on Saturday, June 8 at Beloit High School's Trojan Stadium.

Jun 12, 2024
Members of the Northern Plains League All-Star Volleyball team show off the trophy they earned after defeating Nebraska's Twin Valley Conference All-Stars on Friday, June 7, 2024 at the State Line Shootout in Nelson, Nebraska.  (Photo courtesy of Sarah Finkenbinder).
Sports NPL All-Stars Win 5-Set Thriller in State Line Shootout

After a victory by their Basketball counterparts a week before, a team of Volleyball All-Stars from the Northern Plains League defeated a team from Nebraska's Twin Valley Conference on Friday, June 7 ...

Jun 12, 2024
Kansas State High School Activities Association
Sports State Basketball Sites Selected for 2025, Great Bend and Hays Not Among Host Sites

The Kansas State High School Activities Association has selected sites for the 2025 KSHSAA state basketball championships.

Jun 06, 2024
The Northern Plains League Girls Basketball All-Stars show off their trophy after defeating the Twin Valley All-Stars in the annual State Line All-Star Classic on Saturday, June 1, 2024 in Nelson, Nebraska. (Photo courtesy of Brady Ryan).
Sports NPL All-Stars Win State Line Girls All-Star Classic

A group of All-Star players from the Northern Plains League was victorious in the State Line Girls All-Star Classic held on June 1 at Lawrence-Nelson High School in Nelson, Nebraska.

Jun 05, 2024