day trip http://kcur.org en Kansas Pride: Loving A Big State With A Big Reputation http://kcur.org/post/kansas-pride-loving-big-state-big-reputation <p>Kansans sometimes get picked on. They've heard every joke in the book about Toto and Dorothy, and they're not amused.</p><p>On <em>Central Standard</em>, we met with two people whose love for the state is both unconventional and all-consuming. They discuss the many rewards that await those willing to explore a state so often dismissed as empty and flat, suggesting ideas for enjoyable daytrips&nbsp;(see below). &nbsp;They also offer suggestions for how Kansas can overcome some of its less flattering stereotypes.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Mon, 12 May 2014 20:36:21 +0000 Gina Kaufmann, Matthew Long-Middleton & Sylvia Maria Gross 55610 at http://kcur.org Kansas Pride: Loving A Big State With A Big Reputation Kansas City Regional Day Trips For Families, Foodies And Lovers http://kcur.org/post/kansas-city-regional-day-trips-families-foodies-and-lovers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The relentlessly cold winter just might be over, and the sun is starting to shine — at least on occasion.</span></p><p>So, enjoy the spring weather and all our region has to offer with day trips that are big on fun, but won't break the bank or cost you precious vacation time.</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Brian Ellison, Matthew Long-Middleton & Christie Garton 52942 at http://kcur.org Kansas City Regional Day Trips For Families, Foodies And Lovers Your Guide To Quirky Day Trips In Kansas And Missouri http://kcur.org/post/your-guide-quirky-day-trips-kansas-and-missouri <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">From the hair museum, to the bridge to nowhere and Big Brutus, there are some interesting&nbsp;and even bizarre things to see and do in Missouri and Kansas. &nbsp;</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 16:01:45 +0000 Bill Anderson & Ross Stinemetz 39229 at http://kcur.org Your Guide To Quirky Day Trips In Kansas And Missouri