Prairiesta Marquee May 2021
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Our Trudy premiered Thursday, June 10 during Prairiesta in Russell. (Photo courtesy of Ad Astra Music Festival)
Local Our Trudy Continues Friday and Saturday in Russell

Our Trudy premiered on Thursday evening at Lincoln Park in Russell during Prairiesta.

Jun 11, 2021
Kansas Drivers License
Local Less Than a Month Left to Renew Kansas Credentials That Expired March 2020 to March 2021

Kansans with a driver's license or identification card that expired between March 12, 2020 and March 30, 2021 have until June 30 to renew those credentials.

Jun 11, 2021
Russell City Council 5-4-21
Local Russell City Council Will Meet June 15

The Russell City Council will meet Tuesday, June 15 at 4:30 PM at City Hall.

Jun 11, 2021
Russell County USD 407
Local Russell County USD 407 Board of Education Will Meet June 14

The Russell County USD 407 Board of Education will meet Monday, June 14 at 5:30 PM at the Central Administration Office in downtown Russell.

Jun 11, 2021
Smoky Hills PBS
Local RCACF Supports Smoky Hills PBS Literacy Leadership Initiative

The Russell County Area Community Foundation has awarded Smoky Hills PBS a grant for $1,000.

Jun 11, 2021
City of Russell Logo
Local City of Russell Offering Free Public Transportation Rides

The City of Russell will offer free public transportation rides June 10 through 12 in the spirit of Prairiesta.

Jun 10, 2021
Bob Dole at KRSL on July 2, 2014
Local Letter to the Community from Bob Dole

Russell's favorite native son, former US Senator Bob Dole, penned a letter to the Russell community as Prairiesta begins.

Jun 10, 2021
Russell County USD 407
Local USD 407 Awarded 21st Century Community Learning Grant

The Kansas State Department of Education has awarded USD 407 Russell County a 21st Century Community Learning Grant.

Jun 09, 2021
Northwest Kansas Economic Innovation Center
Local Northwest Kansas Job Website Links Area Employers to Workers

The challenge of linking employers and job seekers has gotten much easier thanks to the Connect NWK Job Board.

Jun 09, 2021
Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
Local Governor Laura Kelly Announces Local Governments to Receive Federal Coronavirus Relief

Governor Laura Kelly has released the list of local governments that will receive allocations through the Local Fiscal Recovery Fund (LFRF) of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA).

Jun 09, 2021
Natoma Flooding Drone Picture 5-16-21
Local Deadline Extended to June 15 for Submitting Damages for Osborne County Residents

The Kansas Division of Emergency Management has extended the deadline for collecting information on flood damages experienced by residents of Osborne County. The deadline for submitting this informati...

Jun 09, 2021
Russell County Courthouse
Local Russell County Commissioners Discuss Road, Bridge Repairs

The Russell County Commissioners met Monday morning and discussed road and bridge repairs due to recent flooding.

Jun 08, 2021