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Firefighters Respond to Vehicle Fire in Russell
According to dispatch logs, at 12:11 PM Monday, Russell Dispatch received 911 calls reporting black smoke coming from the area of 6th and Van Houten. Another call was received from Shane Brown advising Global Cementing had trucks on fire.
Russell Jr. Broncos to Play for PKFL Championship
The Russell Junior Broncos 5th grade football team will play in the championship game of the PKFL Tournament of Champions on Sunday, Oct. 28 in Hays.Russell advanced to the title game with wins over Beloit (38-0) and Phillipsburg (26-24) on Saturday, Oct. 20.The Junior Broncos have a 7-1 record this
Police, BCSO respond to separate shootings
Two people were hospitalized and two were arrested as the result of unrelated shootings Friday and Saturday, one in rural Barton County and one in Great Bend.Sara Tutak, Great Bend, remained in critical condition Monday afternoon at Via Christi Medical Center’s St. Francis Hospital in Wichita, accor
Minor injuries for teen ejected from a car
Deputies say she stopped at the stop sign at Buhler Road, but then pulled into the path of a southbound semitruck. The driver to the semi tried to avoid the crash, but struck the side of the car.
Hutchinson woman devastated after deputy vehicle hits, kills horses
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KWCH)A Reno County woman says she's devastated after a sheriff's deputy's patrol vehicle hit three of her horses, killing two of them.The Reno County Sheriff's Office says the deputy just had some scratches and abrasions.It happened Thursday night.The owner of the horses says maybe
Teen ejected from car after crash with semi in Reno County
The Kansas Highway Patrol, Buhler Police Department, Fire and EMS also responded to the scene.
Russell City Fire Chief Shane Preston Accepts Job with Hays Fire Department
Preston has led the department for five years, improving the condition of the department's fire trucks, implementing several major preventative maintenance programs, and worked closely with the Public Works and 911 Communications Departments to receive an upgraded ISO Public Protection Classificatio
Tribune warns of fake sales calls
There are Great Bend business receiving calls from someone with a foreign-sounding accent claiming to be selling advertising for the Great Bend Tribune, and Tribune Publisher Mary Hoisington urges advertisers to be weary.“This is very likely a scam and, like with any suspicious call, you need to be
Election 2018: Know the Candidates
The 2018 General Election is Tuesday, November 6 and KRSL Russell Radio wants to help you learn more about our local candidates.There are two contested races for Russell City Council positions.KRSL News reached out to all the candidates for the seats and requested they each fill out a brief question
Saline County Jail Booking Activity – Friday - The Salina Post
Name: Grewe,Rydge Clarence RobertCharges: Criminal restraintDomestic battery: Knowing/reckless bodily harmPoss of opiate, narcotic, or certain stimulant
RHS Ends Season at 3A Regional
Three members of the Russell High School cross country team competed in the 3A Regional Meet hosted by SE-Saline on Saturday, Oct. 20.Camille Dortland ran a time of 23:15 in the girls race and finished 42nd.Bobby Rhodes and Robert Clark both competed in the boys race. Rhodes posted a 19:44, but fini
Luray Woman Arrested for Drugs Wednesday
According to dispatch logs, at 6:46 PM Wednesday, Russell County Sheriff's Officers executed a search warrant at 113 South Fairview in Luray.
Victoria, Sylvan-Lucas Both Make 8-Man Playoffs
The Victoria and Sylvan-Lucas football teams have both qualified for the 8-Man playoffs.Victoria (6-2) finished second in their district and will host Leoti-Wichita Co. (6-2) on Thursday, Oct. 25 at 7pm in the first round of the 8-Man Div. I playoffs. The Knights ended the regular-season with three-
Victoria Falls in Sub-State Championship Game
The Lady Knights lost to Grainfield-Wheatland/Grinnell in two (25-23, 25-20) in the championship match of the Ransom-Western Plains Sub-State on Saturday, Oct. 20.
Russell's Koech Wins FHSU Homecoming King
The king and queen nominees are selected through a combination of scores on their applications, an interview process and a popular vote of the student body, all of which takes place during Homecoming Week.
RMSI Seeking Nominations for Family of the Year
Russell Main Street, Inc. is seeking nominations for the annual Family of the Year, formerly organized by Post Rock Family Services.
UPDATE: Hays home burglary suspect caught after high-speed chase - The Salina Post
The suspect Larry Wayne Shifflet, 42, was involved in an accident in Ellsworth County after a pursuit. He was unsure if Shifflet had been hospitalized, but said he was in custody.
Reno County deputy injured in collision with 3 horses near Hutchinson
RENO COUNTY, Kan.A Reno County sheriff's deputy driving a sports utility vehicle has suffered minor injuries after colliding with three horses.The Hutchinson Newsreports about 8 p.m. Thursday, Deputy John Hendricks was traveling in the department's 2017 Ford Explorer when he ran into three horses he
Lady Broncos Fall in Sub-State Opener
The Russell High School volleyball team had its season come to a close on Saturday, Oct. 20 after losing to top-seeded Beloit in the first round of the Phillipsburg Class 3A Sub-State.The Lady Broncos fell in two (25-7, 25-10).Russell ends its season with a 13-23 record.Phillipsburg 3A Sub-State Bra
Great Bend Man wins $22,000 with free 2by2 Ticket
TOPEKA — Tuesday morning, her husband Robert yelled, “Barb, come here!”“The way he yelled it, it scared me to death,” said Barb Schwartz. “I thought he was having a heart attack!”Nothing like that, thank goodness. It wasn’t a cry for help; it was a cry of joy. Robert Schwartz was celebrating the $22