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The Readers' Choice "Weekend Getaway" Issue

Winter 2018 | Vol. 74 Issue 4

On the Cover

A Haskell Indian Nations University student Sumer Moshen stands in front of the "Celebration of Cultures" mural in Lawrence, one of the six cities selected by readers as the state's "Best Weekend Getaway" destinations.


 This Season

   By Cecilia Harris
  Thankful to Dine Out

   By Cecilia Harris
  Homes for the Holidays

   By Amber Fraley
   Topeka's Miracle on Kansas Avenue and WinterFest

   By Amber Fraley
   Western-Themed Gift Ideas

   By Dave Zumbaugh
  Eagle Days

   Behind the lens. 
   Interviewee BriJoRae Pusch-Zuniga
   A conversation with KANSAS! photographers about their lives in photography.


 Wide Open Spaces

 Where the Ballet Masters Roam
    By Kim Gronniger, Photography Nick Krug
    A Topeka couple works to cultivate ballet across the state in a new generation of dancers


 Taste of Kansas

  Mind of a Kansas Chef
    By Meta Newell West & Paula Naughtin  Photography by Deborah Walker and Brian Goodman
   Finding food inspiration from the breadbasket of America



Six Top Weekend Getaways
  By Kim  Gronniger Photography by Bill Stephens
  Explore the six Kansas communities our readers selected as the state's top weekend getaway destinations. 

 2018 Kansas' Finest
The annual award recognizing Kansans who are advocates for their communities and Kansas.