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Central Standard

Seg. 1: Foreign Service | Seg. 2: Slow Travel

Segment 1: What aspiring Foreign Service Officers from Kansas City are taking away from the impeachment hearings.

Recent congressional hearings have put Foreign Service Officers in the spotlight. How do their jobs now look to those hoping to one day be like them?

Segment 2, beginning at 34:48: When your bike is also your traveling companion.

A local biker, who documents her solo bike trips on Instagram, recently won a train trip from Amtrak to take her bike with her to West Virginia.

  • Kim Horgan, local biker and instagrammer, Kansas City
Gina Kaufmann is the host of KCUR’s Central Standard, a talkshow fueled by curiosity and critical thinking. You can reach her on Twitter, @GinaKCUR.
Melody Rowell is the lead producer for KCUR’s Central Standard. You can find her on Twitter at @MelodyRowell, or by email at melody@kcur.org.