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Local Lofland Family is Russell's Family of the Year

The Lofland family is Russell's Family of the Year.

Nov 23, 2020
Russell County USD 407
Local USD 407: No School Tuesday, November 24

Russell County USD 407 has announced there will be no school on Tuesday, November 24.

Nov 23, 2020
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Local Wilson Kindergartener a Winner in Calendar Contest

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) Bureau of Waste Management is recognizing 13 winners of the 2021 Keep It Clean Kansas Calendar competition.

Nov 23, 2020
COVID-19 Update
Local COVID-19 Case Total Update for Nov. 20

As of 3 PM Friday, November 20, Russell County has 460 positive cases of COVID-19, an increase of 32 since Wednesday, according to the Russell County Health Department.

Nov 20, 2020
Canned Food
Local Commodities Will Be Distributed in Russell Nov. 24, 25

Government surplus commodities will be distributed in Russell at Parkside Manor on Tuesday, November 24 from 9 to 11 AM and at the Russell County Food Pantry on Wednesday, November 25 from 9 to 11 AM.

Nov 20, 2020
City of Russell Logo
Local Russell City Council Passes Resolution in Support of Russell County's Decision to Opt Back Into Governor's Executive Order on Masks

The Russell City Council met Friday and passed a resolution in support of Russell County's decision to opt back into Governor Laura Kelly's Executive Order 20-52 requiring the use of masks.

Nov 20, 2020


RHS junior outside hitter Rylan Reeves. (Photo by Gillian Lynch)
Sports Russell's Reeves Earns All-League Honors

The Mid-Continent League has announced its all-league volleyball team selections for the 2020 season.

Nov 13, 2020
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Sports RHS Cheerleaders Receive Superior Rating, Award for Best Crowd Leading Performance

The Russell High School Cheerleaders went to the TMP Cheer and Dance Competition on Saturday in Hays.

Nov 09, 2020
RHS senior Kendra Bay and family at signing ceremony on Nov. 6, 2020 at Amos Morris Gym.
Sports Russell's Bay Signs with Pratt CC

Russell's Kendra Bay will continue her softball career at the collegiate level.

Nov 07, 2020
Victoria and Sylvan-Lucas met in 8-Man Div. II Playoffs on Nov. 6, 2020.
Sports #3 Victoria Cruises Into Sectionals

VICTORIA-Jayvon Pruitt rushed for 160 yards and two touchdowns and added a receiving score as the Victoria Knights took control early and defeated District 5 rival Sylvan-Lucas 50-0 in 8-Man Division ...

Nov 06, 2020
Kansas Volleyball Association
Sports KVA Announces All-State Teams

The Kansas Volleyball Association has announced its all-state selections for the 2020 season.

Nov 06, 2020
Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association
Sports Two Area Wrestlers Ranked in KWCA Preseason Poll

The Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association has released its preseason rankings for the 2020-21 season and two area wrestlers made the Class 3-2-1A poll.

Nov 05, 2020