News - The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20121119/OPINION/121119201/1001/fancybox leavenworthtimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Mon, 01 May 2017 02:36:34 +0000 Girl's letter makes it to Royals' Hall of Fame http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170429/girls-letter-makes-it-to-royals-hall-of-fame?rssfeed=true Sat, 29 Apr 2017 19:03:52 +0000 By MARK ROUNTREE mrountree@leavenworthtimes.com http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170429/girls-letter-makes-it-to-royals-hall-of-fame TRUMP AT 100 DAYS: A president's very public education http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170429/trump-at-100-days-presidents-very-public-education?rssfeed=true Sat, 29 Apr 2017 18:07:03 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170429/trump-at-100-days-presidents-very-public-education IN DEPTH: Lawmakers return to session http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170429/in-depth-lawmakers-return-to-session?rssfeed=true Sat, 29 Apr 2017 13:28:21 +0000 John Richmeier jrichmeier@leavenworthtimes.com http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170429/in-depth-lawmakers-return-to-session Seoul: North Korea missile launch fails http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/seoul-north-korea-missile-launch-fails?rssfeed=true Sat, 29 Apr 2017 00:21:15 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/seoul-north-korea-missile-launch-fails Prosecutor seeks attempted murder charge http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/prosecutor-seeks-attempted-murder-charge?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:41:38 +0000 John Richmeier jrichmeier@leavenworthtimes.com http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/prosecutor-seeks-attempted-murder-charge Woman pleads not guilty to murder charge http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/woman-pleads-not-guilty-to-murder-charge?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:38:39 +0000 John Richmeier jrichmeier@leavenworthtimes.com http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/woman-pleads-not-guilty-to-murder-charge US urges new sanctions on NKorea and warns of catastrophe http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/us-urges-new-sanctions-on-nkorea-and-warns-of-catastrophe?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 21:57:37 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/us-urges-new-sanctions-on-nkorea-and-warns-of-catastrophe THE DRIVE: Trump at 100; UN talks N. Korea; no government shutdown http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/drive-trump-at-100-un-talks-n-korea-no-government-shutdown?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 21:25:21 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/drive-trump-at-100-un-talks-n-korea-no-government-shutdown Congress settles for stopgap to avoid government shutdown http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/congress-settles-for-stopgap-to-avoid-government-shutdown?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 21:16:18 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/congress-settles-for-stopgap-to-avoid-government-shutdown TRUMP AT 100 DAYS: Tweets cooling — and the impact is fading a bit http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/trump-at-100-days-tweets-cooling--and-impact-is-fading-bit?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:28:29 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/trump-at-100-days-tweets-cooling--and-impact-is-fading-bit RISE: Shutdown looms; Garrett goes No. 1; Waffle House co-founder dies http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/rise-shutdown-looms-garrett-goes-no-1-waffle-house-co-founder-dies?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:37:03 +0000 staff and wire reports http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/rise-shutdown-looms-garrett-goes-no-1-waffle-house-co-founder-dies Are Americans safer than they were 100 days ago? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/are-americans-safer-than-they-were-100-days-ago?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:23:28 +0000 Vera Bergengruen - McClatchy Washington Bureau http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/are-americans-safer-than-they-were-100-days-ago LIGHT LUNCH: Troopers lasso llama on the lam http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/light-lunch-troopers-lasso-llama-on-lam?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/light-lunch-troopers-lasso-llama-on-lam Tillerson eyes cutting 2,300 jobs at State Department http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/tillerson-eyes-cutting-2300-jobs-at-state-department?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:08:22 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/tillerson-eyes-cutting-2300-jobs-at-state-department US economic growth weakened to 0.7 percent in first quarter http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/us-economic-growth-weakened-to-07-percent-in-first-quarter?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:59:07 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/us-economic-growth-weakened-to-07-percent-in-first-quarter Robots, tasers join battle against invasive species http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/robots-tasers-join-battle-against-invasive-species?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:40:00 +0000 Thw Associated Press http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/robots-tasers-join-battle-against-invasive-species Students qualify for national competitions http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/students-qualify-for-national-competitions?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:29:17 +0000 John Richmeier jrichmeier@leavenworthtimes.com http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/students-qualify-for-national-competitions County approves contract for industrial park project http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/county-approves-contract-for-industrial-park-project?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:14:19 +0000 John Richmeier jrichmeier@leavenworthtimes.com http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/county-approves-contract-for-industrial-park-project 5 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND – AND ONE BONUS PICK http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/5-things-to-do-this-weekend---and-one-bonus-pick?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:15:00 +0000 By MARK ROUNTREE mrountree@leavenworthtimes.com http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/5-things-to-do-this-weekend---and-one-bonus-pick Hydroponic producers use no synthetic pesticides http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/hydroponic-producers-use-no-synthetic-pesticides?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:00:00 +0000 By BETH KORNEGAY Special to the Times http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/news/20170428/hydroponic-producers-use-no-synthetic-pesticides