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

Russell Area Chamber of Commerce
Local Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Accepting Award Nominations

The Russell Area Chamber of Commerce will host its annual banquet on January 23.

Nov 22, 2022
Rosalee Hammerschmidt Presents Donations to Tim Boxberger
Local Russell County Historical Society Hosts What's Up in Russell Coffee

The Russell County Historical Society hosted Tuesday's Russell Main Street, Inc. What's Up in Russell Coffee at 825 North Kansas Street in Russell.

Nov 22, 2022
Russell County Courthouse
Local Russell County Commissioners Finalize General Election Results

The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and finalized the November 8 General Election results with the canvass process.

Nov 22, 2022
Burglary
Local Russell Man Arrested Friday in Russell Following Burglary, Assault

A Russell man was arrested Friday night in Russell following a burglary and assault.

Nov 22, 2022
Crash
Local Russell Woman Injured in Car Versus Parked Vehicle Crash Friday in Russell

A Russell woman was injured in a car versus parked vehicle crash Friday evening in Russell.

Nov 22, 2022
Crime
Local Russell Man Arrested Following One-Vehicle Crash Saturday in Russell

A Russell man was arrested following a one-vehicle crash Saturday morning in Russell.

Nov 22, 2022

Sports

Victoria Knights
Sports Victoria Dominates CPL All-League Football Selections

The Victoria Knights Football team coming off a 10-1 season that saw them advance to the Quarterfinals of the 8-Man Division ll Playoffs placed numerous players on the Central Prairie League All-Leagu...

Nov 15, 2022
2022 Russell High School football team (Photo by Jason Drake)
Sports Eleven RHS Football Players Receive MCL All-League Recognition

Eleven Russell High School football players have received 2022 Mid-Continent League All-League Football recognition.

Nov 15, 2022
Marissa Myers (Photo by Kevin Steinle)
Sports RHS Junior Marissa Myers Receives MCL All-League Volleyball Honorable Mention

Russell High School Junior Marissa Myers has received Mid-Continent League All-League Volleyball Honorable Mention recognition.

Nov 14, 2022
KRSL 95.9 GOW Football
Sports Thunder Ridge Outlasts Victoria in Shootout

VICTORIA-Dylan Bice rushed for 164 yards and four touchdowns and passed for another score as Thunder Ridge outpaced Victoria 62-46 in the 8-Man Division ll Sectional Friday evening.

Nov 11, 2022
Volleyball
Sports NPL, CPL Announce All-League Volleyball Selections

Following the conclusion of the 2022 High School Volleyball season, the Northern Plains League and Central Prairie League each have released their all-league selections which include several area play...

Nov 11, 2022
KRSL 95.9 GOW Football
Sports Dighton Ousts Sylvan-Lucas

DIGHTON-Carson Shimer passed for 145 yards and three touchdowns and Max Neeley scored four touchdowns as the Dighton Hornets blew past Sylvan-Lucas 52-28 in the second round of the 8-Man Division ll P...

Nov 05, 2022