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2014-05-05 16:20:50

Aristocrat Mercedes-Benz stocks extensive selection of Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned vehicles MERRIAM, Kan., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Mercedes-Benz has earned its prestigious

2014-05-01 23:09:58

HIPOWER SYSTEMS, a manufacturer of power-generation and power distribution equipment in the U.S.

2014-05-01 23:03:02

This fall, as America’s Tallgrass Prairies reach their height of growth, a team of expert guides for Naturalist Journeys, a top rated birding and wildlife company, plan to ignite enthusiasm

2014-05-01 23:01:18

US Federal Contractor Registration (USFCR) is releasing highly regarded data showing the increase of federal contracts in Kansas.

2014-05-01 16:20:46

Stapleton's session, entitled "The Evolution of Automotive Tool Sets" will focus on how dealers can use the latest tools and technology to reach and influence car buyers. OVERLAND

2014-05-01 12:29:48

The influential cable television program will air on CBS KWCH-TV during the month of May. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --

2014-04-30 23:07:31

Acquisition of Leading Managed Services and Colocation Provider in Kansas City Solidifies DataBank’s Super-Regional Footprint Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 30,

2014-04-30 08:42:39

Aristocrat Motors stocks extensive selection of new and used luxury vehicles MERRIAM, Kan., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- There are many clear advantages that come with purchasing

2014-04-28 23:10:00

Renew Crew of Johnson County celebrates its Twelfth anniversary as the leading provider of outdoor surface cleaning and power washing in Kansas City KS at the annual Spring Kickoff.

2014-04-28 20:20:41

WICHITA, Kan., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc.


Latest Kansas Reference Libraries

Flint Hills
2013-04-19 14:38:33

The Flint Hills, known historically as Bluestern Pastures or Blue Stem Hills, are a group of hills located in eastern Kansas reaching into north central Oklahoma, extending from Marshall County and Washington County in Kansas in the north to Cowley County, Kansas and Osage and Kay counties in Oklahoma towards the south. The people of Oklahoma usually refer to the same geologic formation as the Osage Hills or “The Osage”. The Flint Hills are designated as a unique ecoregion due to it...

Steven Hawley
2012-10-22 10:43:54

Steven Hawley is a former NASA astronaut. He was born Steven Alan Hawley on December 12, 1951 in Ottawa, Kansas. He graduated from Salina High School Central in Salina, Kansas in 1969 and continued on to The University of Kansas, where he received two Bachelor of Arts degrees in physics and astronomy. After graduating with the highest distinction of his class and spending summers as a research assistant at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank, West Virginia, Hawley received...

A Cold Front On The Weather Map
2012-06-18 21:09:52

Looking at our weather map above we can see a cold front moving through the states of Oklahoma and Kansas. The major thing about a cold front is the weather it can bring with it. The eastern side of the cold front provides two chances to receive precipitation. The first one is known as a squall line which usually forms some 50-150 miles ahead of the cold front. The squall line can be responsible for bringing severe weather in the form of super-cell thunderstorms. The second part...

2012-06-14 10:51:23

Symbol: SAAM4 Group: Monocot Family: Alismataceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:KS, MO, OK Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class...

2012-06-14 13:59:55

Symbol: PEKA8 Group: Lichen Family: Lichinaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   OMKA Omphalaria kansana Tuck. Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lichinales Family   Lichinaceae Genus   Peccania A. Massal. – peccania lichen Species   Peccania kansana (Tuck.) Forss. – Kansas...

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