Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - Strong City Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:58:47 GMT Kansas Sports Museum Tells Stories through Memorabilia http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/2/Kansas-Sports-Museum-Tells-Stories-through-Memorabilia/1678/ The great track star Glenn Cunningham nearly died in a fire that burned the young boy’s legs so badly they almost were amputated.  Told he wouldn’t walk again, the seven-year-old endured a year of ... Thu, 02 Feb 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/2/Kansas-Sports-Museum-Tells-Stories-through-Memorabilia/1678/ Kansas Spotlight: Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/7/Kansas-Spotlight-Tallgrass-Prairie-National-Preserve/222/ Learn about the treasures waiting for you at the 10,894-acre preserve of tallgrass prairie near Strong City.Named one of the top places in America to visit by National Geographic, the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve protects a rare portion of the tallgrass prairie ecosystem that once covered 140 million acres of North America. Visitors of all ages will enjoy a variety of educational and recreational activities at the preserve, including: Mon, 07 Mar 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/7/Kansas-Spotlight-Tallgrass-Prairie-National-Preserve/222/