Kansas is a proper noun. Kansas is (1) the Dhegiha dialect spoken by the Kansa people, (2) a state in midwestern United States, (3) a river in northeastern Kansas; flows eastward to become a tributary of the Missouri River, (4) a member of the Siouan people of the Kansas river valley in Kansas.
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The capital city of Kansas is Topeka. Learn about the Kansas state government, including its departments and operations. Read about living and working in the Sunflower State, and find Kansas travel information.
Kansas is the 13th largest state in the United States, and is bordered by Nebraska, Oklahoma, Missouri, and Colorado. Visit this site to learn more about Kansas, and find printable maps of the state.
The Kansas City Star, published since 1880, is a daily newspaper located in Kansas City, Missouri. Both Harry Truman and Ernest Hemmingway at one time worked for the Star. It is a source for sports, local news, business, real estate, shopping, etc. in the Kansas City area.
The Kansas City Convention & Visitors Association markets the Greater Kansas City area as a destination for visitors and conventions. The CVA is committed to promoting Kansas City's status as a destination for conventions, meetings, tour groups, business travel and leisure travel.
Learn about urban, suburban, and rural real estate markets in Kansas. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the Kansas real estate resources on this page.
Browse the official government web site of the City of Kansas City, Missouri to learn about city services for business, residents, and visitors. Find Kansas City government departments, e-services, forms, and maps.
Since its founding, this university has embodied the aspirations and determination of the abolitionists who settled on the Kaw River in August 1854. Their goals were to ensure that the Kansas Territory entered the union as a free state, and to establish a university in the new State. Nearly 150 years later, KU is a major public research and teaching institution of 28,000 students and 2,600 faculty members on five campuses (Lawrence, Kansas City, Overland Park, Wichita, and Salina).
This National Park directory page lists National Parks, Historic Landmarks, and Natural Landmarks in the State of Kansas. An interactive Kansas map, plus photos and highlights, are included thereon.
Colorado is the 8th largest USA state, bordered to the north by Wyoming, the south by New Mexico, Utah to the west, and Kansas to the east. Visit this site to learn more about the state of Colorado.
Missouri is the 18th largest USA state, bordered by Iowa, Arkansas, Kentucky, Kansas, Illinois, Tennessee, Nebraska, and Oklahoma. Visit this site to learn more about Missouri and find printable maps of the state.
Nebraska is the 15th largest USA state, bordered by South Dakota, Kansas, Iowa, Wyoming, Missouri, and Colorado. Visit this site to learn more about Nebraska and find printable maps of the state.
Oklahoma is the 19th largest state in the USA, bounded by Kansas, Texas, Arkansas, New Mexico, Missouri, and Colorado. Visit this site to learn more about the State of Oklahoma and find printable maps of Oklahoma.
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