Columns - The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20121119/OPINION/121119204/1008/OPINION leavenworthtimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Tue, 22 May 2018 06:36:08 +0000 DOWN HOME: I'm not smarter than a fifth grader http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180518/down-home-im-not-smarter-than-fifth-grader?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 May 2018 17:38:06 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180518/down-home-im-not-smarter-than-fifth-grader Matthew T. Mangino: Has the Supreme Court thwarted the dark side of sports betting? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180518/matthew-t-mangino-has-supreme-court-thwarted-dark-side-of-sports-betting?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 May 2018 14:37:30 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180518/matthew-t-mangino-has-supreme-court-thwarted-dark-side-of-sports-betting On the Road with Rick Holmes: Hard times in the Rust Belt http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180517/on-road-with-rick-holmes-hard-times-in-rust-belt?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 May 2018 17:05:06 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180517/on-road-with-rick-holmes-hard-times-in-rust-belt FROM THE GARDEN: Give bucket gardening a try http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180517/from-garden-give-bucket-gardening-try?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 May 2018 15:41:21 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180517/from-garden-give-bucket-gardening-try Arthur I. Cyr: Indonesia, Malaysia demonstrate Southeast Asia’s importance http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180515/arthur-i-cyr-indonesia-malaysia-demonstrate-southeast-asias-importance?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 May 2018 18:16:54 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180515/arthur-i-cyr-indonesia-malaysia-demonstrate-southeast-asias-importance Matthew T. Mangino: Funding woes put indigent defense in peril http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180511/matthew-t-mangino-funding-woes-put-indigent-defense-in-peril?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 May 2018 16:04:46 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180511/matthew-t-mangino-funding-woes-put-indigent-defense-in-peril DOWN HOME: A mother's love lasts longer than life http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180511/down-home-mothers-love-lasts-longer-than-life?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 May 2018 15:43:16 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180511/down-home-mothers-love-lasts-longer-than-life On the Road with Rick Holmes: Jayhawkers, Bushwhackers and a newspaper martyr http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180510/on-road-with-rick-holmes-jayhawkers-bushwhackers-and-newspaper-martyr?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 May 2018 17:40:31 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180510/on-road-with-rick-holmes-jayhawkers-bushwhackers-and-newspaper-martyr FROM THE GARDEN: Get your garden off to a healthy start http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180510/from-garden-get-your-garden-off-to-healthy-start?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 May 2018 15:18:18 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180510/from-garden-get-your-garden-off-to-healthy-start Arthur I. Cyr: British local elections reflect stability — change http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180508/arthur-i-cyr-british-local-elections-reflect-stability---change?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 May 2018 16:47:33 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180508/arthur-i-cyr-british-local-elections-reflect-stability---change FIRST CITY CULTURE: Small-town boy with big-city dreams http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180508/first-city-culture-small-town-boy-with-big-city-dreams?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 May 2018 15:51:57 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180508/first-city-culture-small-town-boy-with-big-city-dreams RICH KIPER: More thoughts on the Holocaust and abortion http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180508/rich-kiper-more-thoughts-on-holocaust-and-abortion?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 May 2018 14:34:21 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180508/rich-kiper-more-thoughts-on-holocaust-and-abortion Keith Magill: A fake solution to fake news http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180507/keith-magill-fake-solution-to-fake-news?rssfeed=true Mon, 07 May 2018 18:42:45 +0000 Keith Magill More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180507/keith-magill-fake-solution-to-fake-news Matthew T. Mangino: 50 years after RFK’s assassination, his killer remains in prison http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180504/matthew-t-mangino-50-years-after-rfks-assassination-his-killer-remains-in-prison?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 May 2018 13:49:04 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180504/matthew-t-mangino-50-years-after-rfks-assassination-his-killer-remains-in-prison On the Road with Rick Holmes: Highway to nowhere http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180503/on-road-with-rick-holmes-highway-to-nowhere?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 May 2018 17:21:28 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180503/on-road-with-rick-holmes-highway-to-nowhere FROM THE GARDEN: It's never too late to be more active http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180503/from-garden-its-never-too-late-to-be-more-active?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 May 2018 15:40:16 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180503/from-garden-its-never-too-late-to-be-more-active RICH KIPER: The Holocaust and politics http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180502/rich-kiper-holocaust-and-politics?rssfeed=true Wed, 02 May 2018 16:16:46 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180502/rich-kiper-holocaust-and-politics Arthur I. Cyr: Korea Summit is encouraging, but caution is essential http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180501/arthur-i-cyr-korea-summit-is-encouraging-but-caution-is-essential?rssfeed=true Tue, 01 May 2018 17:27:31 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180501/arthur-i-cyr-korea-summit-is-encouraging-but-caution-is-essential Mark L. Hopkins: Influence, but no collusion http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180430/mark-l-hopkins-influence-but-no-collusion?rssfeed=true Mon, 30 Apr 2018 14:47:09 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180430/mark-l-hopkins-influence-but-no-collusion Matthew T. Mangino: National Memorial for Peace and Justice promotes reconciliation and healing http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180427/matthew-t-mangino-national-memorial-for-peace-and-justice-promotes-reconciliation-and-healing?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Apr 2018 20:21:05 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180427/matthew-t-mangino-national-memorial-for-peace-and-justice-promotes-reconciliation-and-healing