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Russell's Wesley Johnson Qualifies for National Kids Tractor Pedal Pull

Russell's Wesley Johnson has qualified for the National Kids Tractor Pedal Pull.

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Russell County Area Community Foundation
Local Russell County Strategic Doing Meeting is October 6

Russell County residents are invited to participate in a Russell County Strategic Doing meeting on Wednesday, October 6 at 6:30 PM at the Masonic Lodge at 115 East Wisconsin Street in Russell.

Sep 15, 2021
Russell County USD 407
Local Russell County USD 407 Board of Education Discusses COVID-19 Guidelines, Testing

The Russell County USD 407 Board of Education met Monday evening and discussed COVID-19 guidelines and testing.

Sep 14, 2021
Steven Johnson
Local Meet State Treasurer Candidate Steven Johnson September 20

Representative Troy Waymaster and Andrea Krug Krauss are holding a meet the candidate event for State Treasurer candidate Steven Johnson at Espresso, Etc. in Russell on Monday, September 20 at 10 AM.

Sep 14, 2021
Chet's Place What's Up in Russell Coffee 9-14-21
Local Chet's Place at Waudby's Hosts What's Up in Russell Coffee

Chet's Place at Waudby's in downtown Russell hosted Tuesday's Russell Main Street, Inc. What's Up in Russell Coffee.

Sep 14, 2021
Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Kansas
Local Kansas Kicks Off Statewide Expansion of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

Governor Laura Kelly, Representative Troy Waymaster and the Kansas Children's Cabinet and Trust Fund have joined American icon Dolly Parton to announce the statewide expansion of her namesake Imaginat...

Sep 14, 2021
COVID-19 Update
Local COVID-19 Case Total Update for September 13

As of 3 PM, Monday, September 13, Russell County has had 967 total positive cases of COVID-19 since tracking began, an increase of three cases since Friday, according to the Russell County Health Depa...

Sep 14, 2021


RHS football team entering Shaffer Field prior to Friday's homecoming game with TMP-Marian. (Photo courtesy of Char Sohm.)
Sports Russell Wins Triple Overtime Homecoming Thriller

It took three overtime sessions, but the Russell High School football team defeated rival TMP-Marian 23-17 on Friday, September 10 at Shaffer Field in Russell on homecoming night.

Sep 10, 2021
RHS runner Camille Dortland placed seventh at the Stockton Invitational at Webster Lake on Thursday, Sept. 9. (Photo courtesy of RHS coach Richard Dorzweiler)
Sports Russell's Dortland Finishes Seventh in Stockton

The Russell High School cross country team hit the road to Webster Lake to run in the Stockton Invitational on Thursday, September 9.

Sep 09, 2021
Kansas Volleyball Association
Sports Victoria Moves Up in KVA Rankings

The Kansas Volleyball Association has released its week 1 rankings.

Sep 09, 2021
2021-22 Russell High School Volleyball Team
Sports Lady Broncos Split Triangular in Hoxie

The Russell High School volleyball team continued Mid-Continent League play on Tuesday, September 7 with a triangular in Hoxie.

Sep 07, 2021
KRSL RHS Football
Sports Russell Wins Season Opener

The Russell High School football team won its season opener 17-6 over Ellis on Friday, September 3 at Shaffer Field in Russell.

Sep 04, 2021
Natoma Tigers
Sports #4 Natoma Cruises in Opener

NATOMA-Freshman Quarterback Trey Bright threw seven touchdown passes and Kayden Martinez scored five total touchdowns as the Natoma Tigers rolled to an 87-0 season-opening victory over Deerfield Frida...

Sep 03, 2021