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Echo Cliff Park – Dover, Kansas

Echo Cliff Park – Dover, Kansas
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Shawnee Indian Cemetery – Shawnee, Kansas

The oldest known cemetery in Kansas. Give it a visit. Shawnee Indian Cemetery – Shawnee, Kansas
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Second Sunken Steamboat Raises Questions For Kansas City’s Arabia Museum | KCUR

Hundreds of steamboats are buried underground along the banks of the Missouri River. We just don’t know where they are. One of them, however, was recently
— Read on www.kcur.org/post/second-sunken-steamboat-raises-questions-kansas-citys-arabia-museum

Interest in lost city greater than Ark City anticipated | The Wichita Eagle

Interest in the lost city of Etzanoa is greater than archeologists or the leaders of Arkansas City, KS could have ever anticipated. Now they debate whether to cash in on tourism quickly or plan for the long term.
— Read on www.kansas.com/news/state/article219487680.html

It was once a school. This Topeka family wants to make it home – News – The Topeka Capital-Journal – Topeka, KS

Stephanie Curtis and her husband have always been intrigued by the idea of turning a school into a home and living in it.With their recent purchase of Dover High School on the horizon, their dreams are coming true. Curtis, of Topeka, said the family looked at the school around June 17 and decided soon after they wanted to purchase it.”It was a perfect storm of perfect location, not dilapidated and the right price,” Curtis said.Once the school is ready to move in, Curtis and her husband will
— Read on www.cjonline.com/news/20180819/it-was-once-school-this-topeka-family-wants-to-make-it-home

5 Little-Known Historic Mob Locations In Kansas City | KCUR

Many Kansas Citians have heard of the Union Station Massacre or the River Quay explosion — two of the more infamous episodes in KC’s mobster history. But
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