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Russell Booster Club Announces New Officers

The Russell Booster Club has announced its new officers for the upcoming school year.

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Local News

Smoky Hill-Saline Regional Advisory Committee
Local Smoky Hill-Saline Regional Advisory Committee to Meet July 23

The Kansas Water Office's Smoky Hill-Saline Regional Advisory Committee will have a meeting to discuss current water issues affecting the region as well as the state.

Jul 11, 2024
2024 Summer of Fun Pool Party 1
Local Local Kids, Families Enjoy Free Day of Swimming Courtesy of KRSL/KZRS Summer of Fun

Local kids and families enjoyed a free day of swimming at the City of Russell Duke Johnson Municipal Swimming Pool on Wednesday courtesy of the KRSL/KZRS Summer of Fun.

Jul 11, 2024
Russell Police Department
Local Temporary Stop Sign to be Placed at Edward Avenue on the West Side of Fossil Street

In accordance with the Standard Traffic Ordinance for Kansas Cities adopted by the City of Russell through ordinance, Russell Chief of Police Jordan Harrison finds it advisable to add a stop sign for ...

Jul 11, 2024
Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
Local Governor Kelly Announces Rural Road Safety Awareness Week

According to the Kansas Department of Transportation statistics, 242 people lost their lives in rural road crashes across the state compared to 143 urban traffic fatalities last year.

Jul 11, 2024
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Local Russell Booster Club Announces New Officers

The Russell Booster Club has announced its new officers for the upcoming school year.

Jul 11, 2024
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Local KDHE, FDA and CDC Warn Consumers Not to Use Diamond Shruumz Products

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is warning Kansans not to consume Diamond Shruumz products.

Jul 10, 2024

Sports

K-18 Youth Fastpitch Softball
Sports K-18 State Softball Tournament is This Weekend in Lucas

The 5th annual K-18 Girls Fast Pitch State Softball Tournament will be held this Saturday and Sunday, July 13 and 14 in Lucas.

Jul 08, 2024
Former Fort Hays State standout women's basketball player and head coach Annette Wiles. (Photo Courtesy FHSU Athletics)
Sports Former FHSU Player/Coach Wiles to be Inducted into Kansas Sports HOF

WICHITA, Kan. – Former Sylvan Grove High School and Fort Hays State standout women's basketball player and head coach Annette Wiles will be inducted into the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame on Sunday, Octo...

Jul 01, 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