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Overland Park technical staffing and strategic consulting company supports Church of the Resurrection’s Beds for Everyone program and donates 120 books to Genesis Promise Academy
2014 marks significant milestone for Kansas City office Lenexa, Kansas (PRWEB) November 21, 2014 French Gerleman, an independent distributor of electrical,
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- uBreakiFix, an international gadget repair chain, has officially arrived to the state of Kansas.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Nov.
DVD/CD Package Coming March 2015 NEW YORK, Nov.
Shawnee Mission Medical Center is one of the leading health care organizations in the United States, and a member of the nation’s largest protestant health care system – Adventist Health System
Global solar energy provider will create 595 jobs in Kansas City KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov.
Team up for Kansas Kids to help unite school leaders and families to promote lifelong wellness WICHITA, Kan., Nov.
Kansas City's Internet service is faster, more affordable than anywhere in the nation, says KCnext KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov.
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov.
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 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...
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...
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...
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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