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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:53:24 +0000 The day the embassy gates in Saigon closed http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339945/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:35:20 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339945/1007/OPINION What makes a mother a hero? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339946/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:31:33 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339946/1007/OPINION Community colleges exist to meet the needs of communities http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339947/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:27:00 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339947/1007/OPINION What it means to be a Democrat http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339952/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:22:31 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339952/1007/OPINION Is it time for a moratorium on conversations about race? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339955/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:07:54 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/OPINION/150339955/1007/OPINION Wry & Ginger: Daylight saving and our hour of need http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/NEWS/150339962/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:44:27 +0000 By Sid McKeen More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150330/NEWS/150339962/1007/OPINION Philip Maddocks: GOP plan offers hope for poor once they become rich http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329417/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:42:32 +0000 Philip Maddocks More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329417/1007/OPINION It all starts at grandma's house http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/OPINION/150329422/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:23:20 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/OPINION/150329422/1007/OPINION Assessing students in a meaningless, tedious way http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/OPINION/150329429/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:14:43 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/OPINION/150329429/1007/OPINION LETTER: Keep Buehler for a positive future http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/OPINION/150329433/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:10:34 +0000 Erik O. Hinckley Lansing http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/OPINION/150329433/1007/OPINION LETTER: Limiting effectiveness of local police http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/OPINION/150329437/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:06:39 +0000 Byron L. Maduska Leavenworth http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/OPINION/150329437/1007/OPINION Kent Bush: Pete Rose’s request complicated by Jarred Cosart http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329442/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:50:38 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329442/1007/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: A clearer picture of police shootings begins to emerge http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329444/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:45:21 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329444/1007/OPINION LETTER: Support Deere for Lansing City Council seat http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/OPINION/150329531/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:57:31 +0000 David McKune Olathe http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/OPINION/150329531/1007/OPINION LETTER: McLaughlin would be breath of fresh air http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/OPINION/150329533/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:54:47 +0000 Jon R. Goodman Leavenworth http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/OPINION/150329533/1007/OPINION LETTER: Tax cuts based on economic performance http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/OPINION/150329534/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:50:54 +0000 Ron Banks Leavenworth http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/OPINION/150329534/1007/OPINION Arthur I. Cyr: The legacy of Singapore’s leader Lee Kwan Yew http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/NEWS/150329539/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:38:54 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/NEWS/150329539/1007/OPINION Terrorism transformed Middle East tourist destinations http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/OPINION/150329547/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:14:53 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150326/OPINION/150329547/1007/OPINION Granlund cartoon: Kraft and Heinz merger http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150325/NEWS/150329640/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:29:20 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150325/NEWS/150329640/1007/OPINION Celebrating National Medal of Honor Day http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150325/OPINION/150329646/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:41:21 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20150325/OPINION/150329646/1007/OPINION