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"Honoring Kansas' Military" 

Summer 2019 | Vol. 75 Issue 2

On the Cover

Jackson Nichols holds an American flag on s sunlit Kansas prairie - photo by Doug Stremel.

 

 This Season

   Cuisine. 
   By Cecilia Harris
  Fire Station Rescue

   How To? 
   By Mary R. Gage
 Refuel a Stealth Bomber

   Heartland.
   By Cecilia Harris
   Veteran Equine Therapy

   Made in Kansas.
   By Katy Schamberger
   Lighting the Way

  Kansas Air.
   By Michael Pearce
  Summer Catfish

   Behind the lens. 
   Interviewee Jason Dailey
   A conversation with KANSAS! photographers about their lives in photography.

 

 Wide Open Spaces

A Roll Call of Treasures
    By Kim Gronniger,  Photography Bill Stephens
    Inside Fort Leavenworth, a new foundation works to preserve and share a rare collection of military artifacts from U.S. history and global allies.

The Value of Life
    By Kelly Gibson, poetry by Annette Hope Billings,  Photography Bill Stephens
    A Kansas-based group works to prevent military suicides across the nation

 
 

 Taste of Kansas

Milking Innovation & Tradition
    By Meta West Photography by David Mayes
 
   A Kansas Family dairy farming tradition since 1930, the Hildebrands expand their reach with a new on-site bottling plant. 

       

 Features

Celebrating IKE
 By Cecilla Harris, photography by Eisenhower Presidental Library Museum
 Coinciding with the 75th anniversary of D-Day landings during WWII, the Eisenhower Museum in Abilene reopens with new exhibits

 A Rodeo that has a Reputation
 By Beccy Tanner, photography by Jason Dailey
With roots in the ranching community and a family of world-champion riders, Strong City's Flint Hills Rodeo celebrates 82 years this summer