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The Range | March 12, 2021

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Lu Anne Stephens
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KMUW
The County Poor Farm Bridge in Cowley County is one of 16 bridges scattered about the "stone arch bridge capital of Kansas."

Cowley County is the stone arch bridge capital of Kansas. Seriously, look it up.

This week on The Range, we take a road trip through the county to search for some of its beautiful — and historic — bridges.

Plus, what's a newspaper without a newsroom? More and more papers, including the Wichita Eagle, are going remote. And the trend could have implications for the communities those newspapers serve.