Fred Russell

Another Candidate for Mayor of Augusta! Yay Us!

Another Candidate for Mayor of Augusta! Yay Us!

As we reported last month, Matt Aitken has decided to make a run for mayor. He needs a job, has been on the commission before and why not? Let’s hop in the way back machine and see what the Insider thought of the last to mayoral candidates who turned out not to be mayoral candidates. Cheek […]

Fred Drops Dead, So To Speak

Fred Drops Dead, So To Speak

In the friendly confines of the Clear Channel studios of Minnesota Fattz and Cher Best Tuesday morning, the most controversial mayoral candidate who never was withdrew his hat from the ring to become Augusta’s next chief executive. Or as some might say, “the pig got out of the smokehouse.” Deposed city Administrator Fred Russell has […]

Augusta Commissioners Shocked by Russell’s Sudden Reversal

Augusta Commissioners Shocked by Russell’s Sudden Reversal

Stunned. Shocked. Unfazed. That’s how most Augusta commissioners summed up their feelings about former City Administrator Fred Russell’s announcement this week not to run for mayor of the Garden City. During an exclusive interview on the Fattz and Cher Morning Show on 96.33 Kiss FM on Tuesday, Russell said he has changed his mind about […]