Santa's Mystery Stash Marquee Dec 2022
Friday HS Hoops - Russell vs. Stockton at 6 PM on KRSL 990 AM / 98.1 FM. Sylvan-Lucas vs. Bennington at 6 PM on KRSL 95.9 - LISTEN LIVE!
Kansas Farmers, Ranchers Remain Resilient After Wildfire

Stephanie Dickerson spent an "eternity" on December 15, 2021, huddled with her husband, son, a neighbor and a hired hand in the cab of a pickup truck as a wildfire made the doors too hot to touch.

Four County Fire Kansas Living Magazine

Local News

Wilson Dragons
Local Wilson Schools Closure Public Hearing is December 7

A public hearing for the closure of Wilson Schools grades 7-12 and reassignment to Central Plains Junior/Senior High School in Claflin at the end of the 2022-2023 school year will be held December 7 a...

Nov 29, 2022
RCACF Logo 2022
Local Show Your Love for the Russell County Area on Giving Tuesday

November 29 is Giving Tuesday, a national day of giving where we prove we are better together.

Nov 29, 2022
2022 Christmas Parade
Local Russell's Annual Lighted Christmas Parade Photos

The 2022 Russell Main Street, Inc. Annual Lighted Christmas Parade was Saturday evening in downtown Russell.

Nov 28, 2022
2022 Russell Community Thanksgiving Dinner
Local Russell Community Thanksgiving Dinner Serves More Than 750 Meals

The final numbers are in for the 44th Annual Russell Community Thanksgiving Dinner at St. Mary Queen of Angels Catholic Church in Russell.

Nov 28, 2022
Fort Hays State University
Local Fall FHSU Commencement Set for December 16-17

Fort Hays State University will recognize approximately 1,100 graduates during its third annual fall commencement on Friday in-person and Saturday, December 16 and 17 for the virtual ceremonies.

Nov 23, 2022
Derek Schmidt
Local Make Your Contributions Count on Giving Tuesday, Throughout the Holiday Season

While many Kansans are generous in supporting worthy causes throughout the year, the holidays in particular are a time to remember those causes we choose to support.

Nov 23, 2022


Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association
Sports Ney, Pfeifer Ranked in KWCA Second Preseason Rankings

The Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association has released its second preseason rankings and a pair of Russell High School sophomores are ranked.

Nov 23, 2022
Sports KRSL Area Game of the Week Schedule Announced

KRSL Russell Radio and will once again cover area high school basketball throughout the 2022-2023 season.

Nov 23, 2022
Sports 2022 Amos Morris Classic Basketball Tournament Brackets Released

The brackets for the 2022 Amos Morris Classic basketball tournament in Russell on December 5-10 have been released.

Nov 22, 2022
Russell's Jaden Ney went 2-0 at the Colby Regional on Saturday, Feb. 12 to qualify for the Class 4-1A State Wrestling Tournament in the 132 pound division. (Photo courtesy of Nicale and Jason Ney)
Sports Russell's Ney Preseason #1 at 135 lbs.

Coming off a freshman season which saw her post a 31-5 record and finish third at the Class 4-1A Girls State Wrestling Tournament, Russell's Jaden Ney will begin her sophomore campaign with the top ra...

Nov 21, 2022
Kansas Volleyball Association
Sports Knobbe, Hugunin Receive KVA All State Honors

The Kansas Volleyball Association has announced the 2022 All State Team, Players of the Year and Coaches of the Year selections for all classifications.

Nov 21, 2022
Diego and Edwin Muller of Hays High All-WAC Soccer honorees. (Photo by Angie Muller.)
Sports Local Players Earn All-WAC Soccer Honors

Diego and Edwin Muller of Russell have been named to All-Western Athletic Conference Soccer teams which were announced recently.

Nov 16, 2022