Columns - The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20121010/OPINION/121019909/1008/OPINION leavenworthtimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:04:19 +0000 Evan F. Moore: There is no ‘both sides’ when it comes to racism, prejudice http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170821/evan-f-moore-there-is-no-both-sides-when-it-comes-to-racism-prejudice?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:48:22 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170821/evan-f-moore-there-is-no-both-sides-when-it-comes-to-racism-prejudice FROM THE GARDEN: Try growing some tisanes in your own garden http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170817/from-garden-try-growing-some-tisanes-in-your-own-garden?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:08:28 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170817/from-garden-try-growing-some-tisanes-in-your-own-garden On The Road with Rick Holmes: Big Sky, filled with smoke http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170817/on-road-with-rick-holmes-big-sky-filled-with-smoke?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:57:59 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170817/on-road-with-rick-holmes-big-sky-filled-with-smoke PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: A tribute to the late, great Glen Campbell http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170816/portraits-of-past-tribute-to-late-great-glen-campbell?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:50:04 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170816/portraits-of-past-tribute-to-late-great-glen-campbell JOHN REICHLEY: American industrial might key to victory http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170816/john-reichley-american-industrial-might-key-to-victory?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:48:13 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170816/john-reichley-american-industrial-might-key-to-victory GREG BECK: Get government, politicians out of health care http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170815/greg-beck-get-government-politicians-out-of-health-care?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:54:34 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170815/greg-beck-get-government-politicians-out-of-health-care MATT NOWAK: Lake, park have much to offer http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170815/matt-nowak-lake-park-have-much-to-offer?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:51:27 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170815/matt-nowak-lake-park-have-much-to-offer DOWN HOME: There's something fishy going on here http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170811/down-home-theres-something-fishy-going-on-here?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:53:00 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170811/down-home-theres-something-fishy-going-on-here ERNEST EVANS: Candidate should consider a public forum http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170811/ernest-evans-candidate-should-consider-public-forum?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:50:02 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170811/ernest-evans-candidate-should-consider-public-forum On The Road with Rick Holmes: Finding America in our summer places http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/lifestyle/20170810/on-road-with-rick-holmes-finding-america-in-our-summer-places?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Aug 2017 17:45:46 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/lifestyle/20170810/on-road-with-rick-holmes-finding-america-in-our-summer-places REP. JEFF PITTMAN: Mental health awareness in our community http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170810/rep-jeff-pittman-mental-health-awareness-in-our-community?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Aug 2017 16:26:39 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170810/rep-jeff-pittman-mental-health-awareness-in-our-community FROM THE GARDEN: Peppers popular in Kansas gardens http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170809/from-garden-peppers-popular-in-kansas-gardens?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Aug 2017 16:06:35 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170809/from-garden-peppers-popular-in-kansas-gardens ERNEST EVANS: City election reflects national trends http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170808/ernest-evans-city-election-reflects-national-trends?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 Aug 2017 15:01:48 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170808/ernest-evans-city-election-reflects-national-trends MATT NOWAK: Get working on your art for annual gala http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170808/matt-nowak-get-working-on-your-art-for-annual-gala?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 Aug 2017 14:56:20 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170808/matt-nowak-get-working-on-your-art-for-annual-gala Evan F. Moore: ‘Game of Thrones’ plot point mirrors divide in America http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170804/evan-f-moore-game-of-thrones-plot-point-mirrors-divide-in-america?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 Aug 2017 17:43:13 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170804/evan-f-moore-game-of-thrones-plot-point-mirrors-divide-in-america On The Road with Rick Holmes: From Africatown to Malaga Island, untold stories of lost communities http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170803/on-road-with-rick-holmes-from-africatown-to-malaga-island-untold-stories-of-lost-communities?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Aug 2017 17:59:22 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170803/on-road-with-rick-holmes-from-africatown-to-malaga-island-untold-stories-of-lost-communities MATT NOWAK: Have bigger, badder storms arrived? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170801/matt-nowak-have-bigger-badder-storms-arrived?rssfeed=true Tue, 01 Aug 2017 15:20:10 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170801/matt-nowak-have-bigger-badder-storms-arrived ERNEST EVANS: Steps needed to end polarization of our country http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170801/ernest-evans-steps-needed-to-end-polarization-of-our-country?rssfeed=true Tue, 01 Aug 2017 15:17:25 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170801/ernest-evans-steps-needed-to-end-polarization-of-our-country On the Road with Rick Holmes: The opioid emergency http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170727/on-road-with-rick-holmes-opioid-emergency?rssfeed=true Thu, 27 Jul 2017 17:06:47 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170727/on-road-with-rick-holmes-opioid-emergency FROM THE GARDEN: The Japanese beetles have returned http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170726/from-garden-japanese-beetles-have-returned?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:37:18 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170726/from-garden-japanese-beetles-have-returned