Columns - The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20121006/OPINION/121009140/1008/OPINION leavenworthtimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 03:44:11 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr: North Korea killing of Otto Warmbier — and how to respond http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170627/arthur-i-cyr-north-korea-killing-of-otto-warmbier--and-how-to-respond?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Jun 2017 20:58:15 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170627/arthur-i-cyr-north-korea-killing-of-otto-warmbier--and-how-to-respond MATT NOWAK: Planting seed puts pesticide dust into the air http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170627/matt-nowak-planting-seed-puts-pesticide-dust-into-air?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:50:53 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170627/matt-nowak-planting-seed-puts-pesticide-dust-into-air ERNEST EVANS: Lessons from Georgia's 6th District race http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170627/ernest-evans-lessons-from-georgias-6th-district-race?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:48:19 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170627/ernest-evans-lessons-from-georgias-6th-district-race BEEN THERE, DONE THAT: A little late, but happy Father's Day http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170624/been-there-done-that-little-late-but-happy-fathers-day?rssfeed=true Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:28:25 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170624/been-there-done-that-little-late-but-happy-fathers-day JOHN REICHLEY: Troops were in poor shape to defend assault http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170624/john-reichley-troops-were-in-poor-shape-to-defend-assault?rssfeed=true Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:26:24 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170624/john-reichley-troops-were-in-poor-shape-to-defend-assault DOWN HOME: It was a hairy situation http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170624/down-home-it-was-hairy-situation?rssfeed=true Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:24:32 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170624/down-home-it-was-hairy-situation MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: Different expectations for boys and girls http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170624/mind-of-millennial-different-expectations-for-boys-and-girls?rssfeed=true Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:22:08 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170624/mind-of-millennial-different-expectations-for-boys-and-girls Matthew T. Mangino: Convictions in police shootings rare http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170623/matthew-t-mangino-convictions-in-police-shootings-rare?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:40:07 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170623/matthew-t-mangino-convictions-in-police-shootings-rare FROM THE GARDEN: How to throw a great garden party http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/from-garden-how-to-throw-great-garden-party?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:42:31 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/from-garden-how-to-throw-great-garden-party CHELSI MYER: Easy tips for food safety in summer http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/chelsi-myer-easy-tips-for-food-safety-in-summer?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:39:48 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/chelsi-myer-easy-tips-for-food-safety-in-summer On the Road with Rick Holmes: The healing powers of vacation http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:36:21 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: Were mosquitoes to blame for town's demise? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170621/portraits-of-past-were-mosquitoes-to-blame-for-towns-demise?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:05:41 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170621/portraits-of-past-were-mosquitoes-to-blame-for-towns-demise JOHN REICHLEY: The day Germany invaded Russia http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170621/john-reichley-day-germany-invaded-russia?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:03:12 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170621/john-reichley-day-germany-invaded-russia Arthur I. Cyr: France again votes for moderation http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170620/arthur-i-cyr-france-again-votes-for-moderation?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:29:30 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170620/arthur-i-cyr-france-again-votes-for-moderation Matthew T. Mangino: The irony of an expanding obstruction probe http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170616/matthew-t-mangino-irony-of-expanding-obstruction-probe?rssfeed=true Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:18:25 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170616/matthew-t-mangino-irony-of-expanding-obstruction-probe FROM THE GARDEN: Don't let the calendar tell you when to mow http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170615/from-garden-dont-let-calendar-tell-you-when-to-mow?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:31:59 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170615/from-garden-dont-let-calendar-tell-you-when-to-mow On the Road with Rick Holmes: Vermont, where the hippies won http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:41:59 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won Evan F. Moore: Tiger Woods can’t always play race card to his advantage http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:40:09 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage Arthur I. Cyr: Britain’s earthquake election http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170613/arthur-i-cyr-britains-earthquake-election?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Jun 2017 19:49:08 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170613/arthur-i-cyr-britains-earthquake-election Matthew T. Mangino: The enormous cost of civil commitments http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170609/matthew-t-mangino-enormous-cost-of-civil-commitments?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jun 2017 18:51:44 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170609/matthew-t-mangino-enormous-cost-of-civil-commitments