kansas kansas  /ˈkæn zəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a state in midwestern United States
  2. (n) a member of the Siouan people of the Kansas river valley in Kansas
  3. (n) a river in northeastern Kansas; flows eastward to become a tributary of the Missouri River
  4. (n) the Dhegiha dialect spoken by the Kansa

News

  1. Kansas issues algae warning for three lakes

    TOPEKA - Kansas health officials are cautioning people to stay out of three lakes where toxic blue-g ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Hutchinson News

  2. Kansas winter wheat harvest getting slow start

    The winter wheat harvest is off to a slow, tentative start in south-central Kansas. Steve Inslee, general manager at the OK Co-op in Kiowa, said Thursday that local farmers have cut a few acres and the ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Kansas City Royals take victory celebrations to a sticky new place with their ‘rally sauce’

    The Kansas City Royals victory celebrations have turned sticky. In baseball, we're used to a walk-off hit meaning a guy gets a Gatorade bath. The whipped cream or shaving cream pie to the face has become to the norm too. … Continue reading ?
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Big League Stew via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "I obviously did feel it more on that one pitch. Got loose, got heat," said Peavy of his pregame bullpen. "I felt about the same thing I did when I pitched in Kansas City -- felt something grabbing in there. That's pretty normal. I never had...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Jake Peavy Source: MLB.com

  2. In a campaign advertisement this year, Mr Obama described Mrs Dunham as the daughter of a Midwest oil company clerk who "taught me values straight from the Kansas heartland".
    on Oct 21, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

  3. "I am proud of my association with the Kansas City Chiefs and our many accomplishments over the last 20 years," Peterson said. "I thank the Hunt family for the opportunity to lead the Chiefs organization and sincerely appreciate all the...
    on Dec 15, 2008 By: Carl Peterson Source: WIBW

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