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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 22:49:44 +0000 Diggin Sports: Appreciating the talents of the future college athlete http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/sports/20170203/diggin-sports-appreciating-talents-of-future-college-athlete?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:56:08 +0000 By ALAN DALE adale@leavenworthtimes.com http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/sports/20170203/diggin-sports-appreciating-talents-of-future-college-athlete 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 NATURE KNOWS BEST: How to live to be 100 years old http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/nature-knows-best-how-to-live-to-be-100-years-old?rssfeed=true Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:51:59 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/nature-knows-best-how-to-live-to-be-100-years-old FROM LEFT FIELD: Politics are getting odder and odder http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/from-left-field-politics-are-getting-odder-and-odder?rssfeed=true Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:48:16 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170218/from-left-field-politics-are-getting-odder-and-odder Granlund cartoon: State Department staff cuts http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/granlund-cartoon-state-department-staff-cuts?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:03:10 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/granlund-cartoon-state-department-staff-cuts DOWN HOME: Is it time to pull the plug? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/down-home-is-it-time-to-pull-plug?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:15:01 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/down-home-is-it-time-to-pull-plug RICH KIPER: Documents provide legal basis for EO http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/rich-kiper-documents-provide-legal-basis-for-eo?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:09:58 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/rich-kiper-documents-provide-legal-basis-for-eo MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: Finding your voice and living successfully http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/mind-of-millennial-finding-your-voice-and-living-successfully?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:06:53 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/mind-of-millennial-finding-your-voice-and-living-successfully Matthew T. Mangino: Rhetoric fuels increase of hate http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-fuels-increase-of-hate?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:58:05 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170217/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-fuels-increase-of-hate Granlund cartoon: Domestic violence http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170216/granlund-cartoon-domestic-violence?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:32:46 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170216/granlund-cartoon-domestic-violence Darkow cartoon: Alternative facts http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170216/darkow-cartoon-alternative-facts?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:51:53 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170216/darkow-cartoon-alternative-facts COUNTERPOINT: Should some form of military or community service be required of all high school graduates? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170216/counterpoint-should-some-form-of-military-or-community-service-be-required-of-all-high-school-graduates?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 18:25:03 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170216/counterpoint-should-some-form-of-military-or-community-service-be-required-of-all-high-school-graduates LETTER: Hold Trump accountable http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170216/letter-hold-trump-accountable?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 18:22:57 +0000 Patricia M. Tuttle Leavenworth http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170216/letter-hold-trump-accountable Granlund cartoon: ICE roundups http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/granlund-cartoon-ice-roundups?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 19:28:24 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/granlund-cartoon-ice-roundups PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: The language of yesteryear http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/portraits-of-past-language-of-yesteryear?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:08:18 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/portraits-of-past-language-of-yesteryear JOHN REICHLEY: Military show and sale this Saturday http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/john-reichley-military-show-and-sale-this-saturday?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:06:06 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/john-reichley-military-show-and-sale-this-saturday FROM THE GARDEN: African violets provide pretty flowers, lush foliage http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/from-garden-african-violets-provide-pretty-flowers-lush-foliage?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:03:16 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/from-garden-african-violets-provide-pretty-flowers-lush-foliage Beeler cartoon: Trump’s world http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/beeler-cartoon-trumps-world?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:01:18 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170215/beeler-cartoon-trumps-world