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Kansas Trivia

KPR Staff Fri, 08/24/2012 - 14:15

Q: Which university in Kansas used to be called Lincoln College?
The Washburn University campus (photo dated between 1895-1905) is located on 160 acres of land, donated by Kansas abolition...

KPR Staff Fri, 08/17/2012 - 14:15

Q: There’s only one accredited institution in the world that offers a four-year bachelor’s degree in automotive restoration – and it’s loca...

KPR Staff Fri, 08/10/2012 - 14:08

Q: What’s the name of the Kansas community college that can boast about having 11 former or current athletes competing at this year’s summer Olympics in London?
Tyson Gay is an ...

KPR Staff Fri, 08/03/2012 - 14:15

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KPR Staff Fri, 07/27/2012 - 14:15

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KPR Staff Fri, 07/20/2012 - 14:15

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KPR Staff Fri, 07/13/2012 - 20:51

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KPR Staff Fri, 07/06/2012 - 14:19

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KPR Staff Fri, 06/29/2012 - 14:15

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KPR Staff Fri, 06/22/2012 - 14:15

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KPR Staff Fri, 06/15/2012 - 14:15

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KPR Staff Fri, 06/08/2012 - 14:15

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KPR Staff Fri, 05/25/2012 - 14:15

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KPR Staff Fri, 05/18/2012 - 14:16

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KPR Staff Fri, 05/11/2012 - 14:49

Q: This northeast Kansas institution opened its doors 137 years ago this month – and is still in business. You can get a bed and three square meals a day here… but few people actually W...

KPR Staff Fri, 05/04/2012 - 15:15

Q: John F. Kennedy profiled eight U.S. Senators in his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Profiles in Courage. One of the senators was from Kansas. Can you name him?President A...

KPR Staff Fri, 04/13/2012 - 14:15

Swedish pioneers who moved to central Kansas in the mid-1800s called their new home "framtidslandet" (FRAHM-tids-LAHND-it). What does that word mean in English?This photograph shows a ...

KPR Staff Fri, 04/06/2012 - 14:15

This early TV broadcaster was born in Wichita and studied two years at the University of Kansas before making his mark as an NBC news anchor, commentator and pitchman. What’s the name of ...

KPR Staff Fri, 03/30/2012 - 14:15

Q: Network news anchor Brian Williams, host of the NBC Nightly News, began his broadcasting career at KOAM-TV in Pittsburg, Kan. Do you know what the call letters K-O-A-M stand for? Tell us...

KPR Staff Fri, 03/23/2012 - 06:00

Q: Eighty-one years ago this month, a plane crashed in a farm field near the tiny town of Bazaar, Kan. All eight people onboard were killed, including Knute Rockne, the legendary football coach...


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