Columns - The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20120925/OPINION/120929405/1008/OPINION leavenworthtimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sat, 10 Dec 2016 07:09:08 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino: Police officer convictions increasingly elusive http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161209/matthew-t-mangino-police-officer-convictions-increasingly-elusive?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:26:26 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161209/matthew-t-mangino-police-officer-convictions-increasingly-elusive DOWN HOME: A new generation of cookie makers http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161209/down-home-new-generation-of-cookie-makers?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:22:28 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161209/down-home-new-generation-of-cookie-makers MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: Changing the world for the better http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161209/mind-of-millennial-changing-world-for-better?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:19:26 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161209/mind-of-millennial-changing-world-for-better JOHN REICHLEY: Three men with Leavenworth ties witnessed bombing raid on Pearl Harbor http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161207/john-reichley-three-men-with-leavenworth-ties-witnessed-bombing-raid-on-pearl-harbor?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:31:05 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161207/john-reichley-three-men-with-leavenworth-ties-witnessed-bombing-raid-on-pearl-harbor PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: 'A date which will live in infamy' http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161207/portraits-of-past-a-date-which-will-live-in-infamy?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:28:39 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161207/portraits-of-past-a-date-which-will-live-in-infamy Arthur I. Cyr: Europe’s mixed election messages http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161207/arthur-i-cyr-europes-mixed-election-messages?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:11:22 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161207/arthur-i-cyr-europes-mixed-election-messages MATT NOWAK: Investing in music is money well spent http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161206/matt-nowak-investing-in-music-is-money-well-spent?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:32:59 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161206/matt-nowak-investing-in-music-is-money-well-spent ERNEST EVANS: State of Democrats and Republicans after 2016 election http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161206/ernest-evans-state-of-democrats-and-republicans-after-2016-election?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:30:37 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161206/ernest-evans-state-of-democrats-and-republicans-after-2016-election Kent Bush: 75 years later, that day still lives in infamy http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161205/kent-bush-75-years-later-that-day-still-lives-in-infamy?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:05:00 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161205/kent-bush-75-years-later-that-day-still-lives-in-infamy Rick Holmes: Fire and renewal in the Smokies http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161205/rick-holmes-fire-and-renewal-in-smokies?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:29:38 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161205/rick-holmes-fire-and-renewal-in-smokies JOHN REICHLEY: Crossing the Delaware River important to Washington http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161203/john-reichley-crossing-delaware-river-important-to-washington?rssfeed=true Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:26:44 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161203/john-reichley-crossing-delaware-river-important-to-washington FROM LEFT FIELD: Getting ready for a busy month http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161203/from-left-field-getting-ready-for-busy-month?rssfeed=true Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:24:29 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161203/from-left-field-getting-ready-for-busy-month BEEN THERE, DONE THAT: Consider donating time, money to LCHS http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161203/been-there-done-that-consider-donating-time-money-to-lchs?rssfeed=true Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:22:04 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161203/been-there-done-that-consider-donating-time-money-to-lchs DOWN HOME: I'll see you at the bridge http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161202/down-home-ill-see-you-at-bridge?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:44:55 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161202/down-home-ill-see-you-at-bridge MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: What I am thankful for http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161202/mind-of-millennial-what-i-am-thankful-for?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:41:27 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161202/mind-of-millennial-what-i-am-thankful-for Matthew T. Mangino: Drawing the line on civil commitments http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161202/matthew-t-mangino-drawing-line-on-civil-commitments?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:08:59 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161202/matthew-t-mangino-drawing-line-on-civil-commitments FROM THE GARDEN: Rainwater is best source of water for plants http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161201/from--garden-rainwater-is-best-source-of-water-for-plants?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:39:38 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161201/from--garden-rainwater-is-best-source-of-water-for-plants Rick Holmes: How Big Pharma profits from the pain caused by painkillers http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161130/rick-holmes-how-big-pharma-profits-from-pain-caused-by-painkillers?rssfeed=true Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:05:15 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161130/rick-holmes-how-big-pharma-profits-from-pain-caused-by-painkillers Rick Holmes: Trump’s businesses will feed DC’s scandal machine http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161130/rick-holmes-trumps-businesses-will-feed-dcs-scandal-machine?rssfeed=true Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:13:45 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20161130/rick-holmes-trumps-businesses-will-feed-dcs-scandal-machine PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: Settlers crafty in building their abodes http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161130/portraits-of-past-settlers-crafty-in-building-their-abodes?rssfeed=true Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:43:16 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20161130/portraits-of-past-settlers-crafty-in-building-their-abodes