Columns - The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20121003/OPINION/121009563/1008/OPINION leavenworthtimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 25 Feb 2018 05:29:42 +0000 On the Road with Rick Holmes: Time of the Kingfish http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180222/on-road-with-rick-holmes-time-of-kingfish?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Feb 2018 17:52:16 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180222/on-road-with-rick-holmes-time-of-kingfish FROM THE GARDEN: Relax and clear your mind on a park bench http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180222/from-garden-relax-and-clear-your-mind-on-park-bench?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:03:00 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180222/from-garden-relax-and-clear-your-mind-on-park-bench FROM THE GARDEN: Fire features are a good way to enhance your backyard garden http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180216/from-garden-fire-features-are-good-way-to-enhance-your-backyard-garden?rssfeed=true Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:39:25 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180216/from-garden-fire-features-are-good-way-to-enhance-your-backyard-garden On the Road with Rick Holmes: More than Mardi Gras http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180215/on-road-with-rick-holmes-more-than-mardi-gras?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:03:38 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180215/on-road-with-rick-holmes-more-than-mardi-gras PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: Lincoln's visit to the First City of Kansas http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180214/portraits-of-past-lincolns-visit-to-first-city-of-kansas?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:13:47 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180214/portraits-of-past-lincolns-visit-to-first-city-of-kansas CHELSI MYER: What is the keto diet, and is it healthy? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180214/chelsi-myer-what-is-keto-diet-and-is-it-healthy?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:11:35 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180214/chelsi-myer-what-is-keto-diet-and-is-it-healthy MATT NOWAK: Wide variety of classes offered at music camp http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180213/matt-nowak-wide-variety-of-classes-offered-at-music-camp?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Feb 2018 17:53:08 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180213/matt-nowak-wide-variety-of-classes-offered-at-music-camp ERNEST EVANS: On Valentine's Day, remember the lonely http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180213/ernest-evans-on-valentines-day-remember-lonely?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Feb 2018 17:51:18 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180213/ernest-evans-on-valentines-day-remember-lonely FROM THE GARDEN: Share the bounty of your garden with community http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180213/from-garden-share-bounty-of-your-garden-with-community?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Feb 2018 17:34:38 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180213/from-garden-share-bounty-of-your-garden-with-community MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: What to do when there is nothing to do http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180209/mind-of-millennial-what-to-do-when-there-is-nothing-to-do?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:19:39 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180209/mind-of-millennial-what-to-do-when-there-is-nothing-to-do DOWN HOME: When someone cares, anything seems possible http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180209/down-home-when-someone-cares-anything-seems-possible?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:17:35 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180209/down-home-when-someone-cares-anything-seems-possible On the Road with Rick Holmes: Mississippi Delta blues http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180208/on-road-with-rick-holmes-mississippi-delta-blues?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Feb 2018 18:49:24 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180208/on-road-with-rick-holmes-mississippi-delta-blues RICH KIPER: State of the Union speech revealed divided America http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180208/rich-kiper-state-of-union-speech-revealed-divided-america?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:25:06 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180208/rich-kiper-state-of-union-speech-revealed-divided-america MARTI CROW: Debate continues about school funding http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180206/marti-crow-debate-continues-about-school-funding?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:37:05 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180206/marti-crow-debate-continues-about-school-funding MATT NOWAK: Great bike rides could be money-makers http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180206/matt-nowak-great-bike-rides-could-be-money-makers?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:34:26 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180206/matt-nowak-great-bike-rides-could-be-money-makers ERNEST EVANS: National issue comes home to Leavenworth http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180206/ernest-evans-national-issue-comes-home-to-leavenworth?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:32:09 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180206/ernest-evans-national-issue-comes-home-to-leavenworth DOWN HOME: Cruising through the five and dime http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180202/down-home-cruising-through-five-and-dime?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Feb 2018 15:24:17 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180202/down-home-cruising-through-five-and-dime On the Road with Rick Holmes: Holding off extinction http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180201/on-road-with-rick-holmes-holding-off-extinction?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Feb 2018 18:00:49 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180201/on-road-with-rick-holmes-holding-off-extinction FROM THE GARDEN: Explore diversity in your garden http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180201/from-garden-explore-diversity-in-your-garden?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Feb 2018 15:25:44 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180201/from-garden-explore-diversity-in-your-garden VIPER ONE SIX: Who was congressman speaking for? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180201/viper-one-six-who-was-congressman-speaking-for?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Feb 2018 15:24:01 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180201/viper-one-six-who-was-congressman-speaking-for