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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:05:34 +0000 Diggin Sports: Appreciating the talents of the future college athlete http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/sports/20170203/diggin-sports-appreciating-talents-of-future-college-athlete?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:56:08 +0000 By ALAN DALE adale@leavenworthtimes.com http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/sports/20170203/diggin-sports-appreciating-talents-of-future-college-athlete FROM LEFT FIELD: Speak up – this is not who we are http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/from-left-field-speak-up---this-is-not-who-we-are?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:50:22 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/from-left-field-speak-up---this-is-not-who-we-are JOHN REICHLEY: Telegram prodded Wilson into declaring war http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/john-reichley-telegram-prodded-wilson-into-declaring-war?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:47:51 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/john-reichley-telegram-prodded-wilson-into-declaring-war BEEN THERE, DONE THAT: Hoping the good things took http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/been-there-done-that-hoping-good-things-took?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:45:43 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/been-there-done-that-hoping-good-things-took LIBRARY SHELF: Baseball historian to profile Negro League players http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/library-shelf-baseball-historian-to-profile-negro-league-players?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:43:34 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/library-shelf-baseball-historian-to-profile-negro-league-players GROWING THOUGHTS: Internet activism is a tool in our utility belt http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/growing-thoughts-internet-activism-is-tool-in-our-utility-belt?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:41:31 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/growing-thoughts-internet-activism-is-tool-in-our-utility-belt LETTER: Crazy tax increase prevented http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/letter-crazy-tax-increase-prevented?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:39:52 +0000 Donna Gillett Leavenworth http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/letter-crazy-tax-increase-prevented LETTER: Ban is a bad idea http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/letter-ban-is-bad-idea?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:37:35 +0000 Paul Conway Leavenworth County http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170225/letter-ban-is-bad-idea Matthew T. Mangino: It is time rethink parole http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/matthew-t-mangino-it-is-time-rethink-parole?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:31:18 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/matthew-t-mangino-it-is-time-rethink-parole DOWN HOME: When you can't outrun the law http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/down-home-when-you-cant-outrun-law?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:35:16 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/down-home-when-you-cant-outrun-law MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: Dog people, cat people and both people http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/mind-of-millennial-dog-people-cat-people-and-both-people?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:32:58 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/mind-of-millennial-dog-people-cat-people-and-both-people LETTER: Fundraiser nets $9,000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/letter-fundraiser-nets-9000?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:30:40 +0000 George T. Raach Leavenworth http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/letter-fundraiser-nets-9000 Granlund cartoon: Bannon deconstructing http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/granlund-cartoon-bannon-deconstructing?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:27:55 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/granlund-cartoon-bannon-deconstructing Beeler cartoon: Keep out http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/beeler-cartoon-keep-out?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:57:49 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/beeler-cartoon-keep-out Beeler cartoon: Fine-tuned machine http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/beeler-cartoon-fine-tuned-machine?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:50:34 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/beeler-cartoon-fine-tuned-machine Beeler cartoon: Medicaid expansion http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/beeler-cartoon-medicaid-expansion?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:34:47 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170224/beeler-cartoon-medicaid-expansion Granlund cartoon: Travel bans http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170223/granlund-cartoon-travel-bans?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:20:52 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170223/granlund-cartoon-travel-bans HEALTH MATTERS: Six tips for a heart healthy lifestyle http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170223/health-matters-six-tips-for-heart-healthy-lifestyle?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:56:25 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170223/health-matters-six-tips-for-heart-healthy-lifestyle PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: Buffalo Soldiers served many roles in military history http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170223/portraits-of-past-buffalo-soldiers-served-many-roles-in-military-history?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:53:49 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170223/portraits-of-past-buffalo-soldiers-served-many-roles-in-military-history COUNTERPOINT: Should guns be allowed on college campuses? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170223/counterpoint-should-guns-be-allowed-on-college-campuses?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:42:18 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170223/counterpoint-should-guns-be-allowed-on-college-campuses