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. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:50:16 +0000 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 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 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 JOHN REICHLEY: Back story on one of world's most famous photos http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170222/john-reichley-back-story-on-one-of-worlds-most-famous-photos?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:27:05 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170222/john-reichley-back-story-on-one-of-worlds-most-famous-photos FROM THE GARDEN: Tips on maintaining healthy trees http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170222/from-garden-tips-on-maintaining-healthy-trees?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:22:52 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170222/from-garden-tips-on-maintaining-healthy-trees Arthur I. Cyr: Britain’s Parliament confirms Brexit http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170222/arthur-i-cyr-britains-parliament-confirms-brexit?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:41:03 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170222/arthur-i-cyr-britains-parliament-confirms-brexit MATT NOWAK: Return the floodplain to its natural state http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170221/matt-nowak-return-floodplain-to-its-natural-state?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:36:33 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170221/matt-nowak-return-floodplain-to-its-natural-state ERNEST EVANS: What to do when life gives you lemons http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170221/ernest-evans-what-to-do-when-life-gives-you-lemons?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:33:23 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170221/ernest-evans-what-to-do-when-life-gives-you-lemons Mark L. Hopkins: Correcting mistakes of past immigration laws http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170220/mark-l-hopkins-correcting-mistakes-of-past-immigration-laws?rssfeed=true Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:35:28 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170220/mark-l-hopkins-correcting-mistakes-of-past-immigration-laws Kent Bush: Do we really need to make a mammophant? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170220/kent-bush-do-we-really-need-to-make-mammophant?rssfeed=true Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:23:36 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170220/kent-bush-do-we-really-need-to-make-mammophant GROWING THOUGHTS: Remove the stigma of not rushing into college http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/growing-thoughts-remove-stigma-of-not-rushing-into-college?rssfeed=true Sat, 18 Feb 2017 19:02:48 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/growing-thoughts-remove-stigma-of-not-rushing-into-college JOHN REICHLEY: Tracking down a Medal of Honor recipient http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/john-reichley-tracking-down-medal-of-honor-recipient?rssfeed=true Sat, 18 Feb 2017 19:00:31 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/john-reichley-tracking-down-medal-of-honor-recipient BEEN THERE, DONE THAT: Let the spring purge begin http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/been-there-done-that-let-spring-purge-begin?rssfeed=true Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:54:35 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/been-there-done-that-let-spring-purge-begin