15th Annual Fred White Royals Alumni Clinic is TODAY in Russell at Memorial Park Complex! Lunch at Noon. Clinic from 1-3 PM. Autographs to follow!

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Crash
Local Two Men Hospitalized Following Two-Vehicle Crash Wednesday in Russell

Two men, one from Russell, were hospitalized following a two-vehicle crash Wednesday morning in Russell.

May 18, 2022
Russell City Council 5-4-21
Local No Quorum, No Action at Russell City Council Meeting

The Russell City Council met Tuesday, but due to no quorum, could not and did not take any action.

May 18, 2022
Kansas Wheat
Local Wheat Quality Council's 64th Annual Hard Winter Wheat Evaluation Tour Begins

About 83 people from 24 US states plus Mexico and Canada traveled in 20 cars on six routes between Manhattan and Colby on Tuesday as part of the Wheat Quality Council's 64th Annual Hard Winter Wheat E...

May 18, 2022
Russell County USD 407
Local USD 407 Board of Education Accepts Amended Resignation of RHS Principal Josh Stephenson

The Russell County USD 407 Board of Education met in special session Tuesday evening and voted to accept the amended resignation of Russell High School Principal Josh Stephenson.

May 18, 2022
Russell County Courthouse
Local Russell County Commissioners Approve Purchase of New Radios for Emergency Services

The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and approved the purchase of new radios for Russell County emergency services.

May 17, 2022
NCRPC
Local New Moderate Income Housing Rehabilitation Pilot Program Slots Full

All slots for the Moderate Income Housing Rehabilitation Pilot Program in Russell County are full pending review and additional applications for the program are not being accepted at this time.

May 17, 2022
RRH What's Up in Russell Coffee 5-17-22
Local Russell Regional Hospital Hosts What's Up in Russell Coffee

Russell Regional Hospital hosted Tuesday's Russell Main Street, Inc. What's Up in Russell Coffee in the gazebo and fitness track area just outside the hospital.

May 17, 2022
US Highway 281 Reopened 10-21-21
Local Second Portion of US Highway 281 in Russell County to be Reconstructed

The Kansas Department of Transportation expects to begin work on a reconstruction project on approximately 11 miles of US Highway 281 in Russell County the week of May 23.

May 17, 2022
Russell County Courthouse
Local Russell County Treasurer's Office Announces Changes

Russell County Treasurer Trisha Strobel has announced some changes in her office.

May 17, 2022
Russell Community Theater Playhouse
Local Russell Community Theater Auditions Are This Week

Russell Community Theater needs you. Auditions for the next RCT production, Leaving Iowa by Spike Manton and Tim Clue, will be held May 18, 19 and 20 from 7 to 9 PM each night at the Playhouse at 5th ...

May 16, 2022
Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
Local Governor Laura Kelly Announces Tourism Attraction Development Grant Recipients

Governor Laura Kelly has announced the 11 recipients of the Kansas Tourism Attraction Development Grants.

May 16, 2022
At the Lake
Local Next Art Exhibition at the Deines Cultural Center Announced

Open now through June 21 at the Deines Cultural Center in downtown Russell is At the Lake, paintings by Steve Read.

May 16, 2022