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Russell's Favorite Son Bob Dole Has Passed Away

Bob Dole, who overcame disabling war wounds to become a sharp-tongued Senate leader from Kansas, a Republican presidential candidate and then a symbol and celebrant of his dwindling generation of World War II veterans, has died. He was 98.

Robert J. "Bob" Dole (1923-2021)

Local News

Bob Dole Statue at Washburn University
Local Washburn University Joins in Mourning the Loss of Bob Dole

"Senator Dole made America a better place for all Americans," said Washburn University President Jerry Farley.

Dec 06, 2021
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Local Russell Regional Hospital Launches Advanced Wound Healing Center

Russell Regional Hospital is pleased to announce an expansion of services in the addition of wound healing services and resources locally.

Dec 06, 2021
Russell County Area Community Foundation
Local RCACF Reaches November Match Month Goal

In November, the Russell County Area Community Foundation had an opportunity to receive matching funds from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation.

Dec 06, 2021
Bob Dole at KRSL on July 2, 2014
Local Governor Kelly Orders Flags Lowered Honoring Senator Bob Dole

Governor Laura Kelly has ordered flags throughout the State of Kansas to be flown at half-staff starting immediately until sunset on December 9, 2021 in honor of the passing of Senator Bob Dole.

Dec 05, 2021
Kennedy Wasson, Andreya Lyle and Camdyn Makings
Local Natoma Peace Poster Winners Announced

The Natoma Lions Club has announced the 2021 winning Peace Posters for Natoma-Paradise-Waldo USD 399.

Dec 05, 2021
David George and Gail Griffin
Local Natoma Lions Club Members Honored

Natoma Lions Club members and guests recently honored David George and Gail Griffin for 40 years of faithful volunteer service to the community and in leadership positions as presidents and vice presi...

Dec 05, 2021


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Sports Russell Opens Amos Morris Classic with Sweep

Girls: Russell 59, Ellsworth 38 Boys: Russell 60, Ellsworth 47

Dec 06, 2021
RHS Wrestling
Sports RHS Begins Season at Hoxie Invitational

The Russell High School boys and girls wrestling teams got their seasons underway on Saturday, Dec. 4 at the Hoxie Invitational.

Dec 05, 2021
KRSL GOW Basketball
Sports St. John's-Tipton Sweeps Natoma

NATOMA-Jarrett Eitzmann scored 25 points on the strength of six three-pointers as the St. John's-Tipton BluJays outlasted Natoma 59-56 in Northern Plains League Boys Basketball action Friday evening a...

Dec 03, 2021
KRSL Basketball Scoreboard
Sports Area Basketball Scores - December 3

Area high school basketball scores for Friday, December 3

Dec 03, 2021
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Sports Russell Girls Open Season with Win at Stockton

The Russell High School girls basketball team opened the 2021-2022 season on Friday, December 3 with a 65-44 win at Stockton.

Dec 03, 2021
Kansas State High School Activities Association
Sports Basketball Sub-State Assignments Announced

The Kansas State High School Activities Association has released its sub-state assignments ahead of the start of the high school basketball season.

Dec 03, 2021