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Four Decades in the Making, Evel Knievel's Dream came true! 27 Mar, 2018

Four Decades in the Making, Evel Knievel's Dream came true!

Four Decades in the Making, Evel Knievel's Dream came true!   Yes, it's true.  Robert "Evel" Knievel's dream of creating a museum to "house his life's memorabilia" is finally a reality.…

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The Byways of Kansas - an irresistible combination! 27 Mar, 2018

The Byways of Kansas - an irresistible combination!

A dozen designated Byways grace Kansas, the Sunflower State - nine are scenic (including  two designated National Scenic Byways) and three are historic.Inexorable geologic shifts have…

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Sweet Coffee-Break News from the Heartland States! 10 Apr, 2017

Sweet Coffee-Break News from the Heartland States!

Recent research aimed at finding the 'Best Cookie' in each US state has confirmed - in Oklahoma, the salted chocolate chip cookie at Elemental Coffee Roasters of Oklahoma City, OK is…

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'Land & Sky' Scenic Byway makes it a dozen for 2017 10 Apr, 2017

'Land & Sky' Scenic Byway makes it a dozen for 2017

KANSAS 'LAND AND SKY' SCENIC BYWAY MAKES IT A DOZEN FOR 2017   The Sunflower State's northwestern high plains are now home to its 12th designated themed route - the Land and Sky…

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Oklahoma Red Earth Festival & Route 66 24 May, 2016

Oklahoma Red Earth Festival & Route 66 (by Michelle Jackson)

“Will you come to The United States with me, Dad?” I ask my father. I’ve longed for a road trip with him since reading ‘Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance’ and neither of us…

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Kansas Natural Wonders 31 Oct, 2016

Conservation group buys one of Kansas’ natural wonders with plans to open to the public.

Earlier this month the Nature Conservancy of Kansas purchased a 330-acre tract of land featuring a valley of dun-coloured rock formations – some as tall as 30m. Little Jerusalem Chalk…

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New Kansas Attractions open for adventure in 2020  January 29, 2020

Four great new attractions - scenic, historical, family and quirky - allow visitors to experience all things Kansas.

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Oklahoma Blog

Top American Indian Attractions in Oklahoma! 

Experience sacred American Indian traditions and view authentic cultural displays at top American Indian museums, cultural centers and attractions.

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Super Bowl fever in the Heartland states! 21 Feb, 2020

Super Bowl fever in the Heartland states!

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'Defining Black Wichita' - A fascinating new exhibition in Wichita 11 Oct, 2019

'Defining Black Wichita' - A fascinating new exhibition in Wichita

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Autumn is coming ... and with it the American football season 14 Sep, 2019

Autumn is coming ... and with it the American football season

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New Exhibition enthrals at the Eisenhower Museum in Abilene / KS 14 Aug, 2019

New Exhibition enthrals at the Eisenhower Museum in Abilene / KS

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