NWC Banner Gets Around This banner and the NWC Banner were in a lot next to where Russell Miller lives. A Hero Was Here group put their fireworks fund raiser on a vacant lot near Russell Miller’s home so of course I took photos. Here is a link to the group: CLICK HERE. Click HERE for more photos. By Russell (Rusty) Miller In memory of Rusty Miller, 1942-2020. Former Editor and Business Manager of NORTHWEST CHESS. Worked for International Chess Enterprises 1991-2001. Former President Washington Chess Federation. View all of Russell (Rusty) Miller's posts.