Antartica, a Common Connections for SE Kansans

ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) _ Not too many people can say they've been to Antarctica.

But the world's coldest and loneliest continent seems to have a connection to Crowley County in southern Kansas.

Several county residents have been attracted Antarctica over the years, including Arkansas City mayor Dotty Smith, who recently returned from a cruise that had to change course because of bad weather.

Several other residents have made it all the way to the southernmost continent.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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