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Fri, 27 Apr 2018 07:33:13 +0000 On the Road with Rick Holmes: All aboard the cannabis train http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180426/on-road-with-rick-holmes-all-aboard-cannabis-train?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Apr 2018 16:13:41 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180426/on-road-with-rick-holmes-all-aboard-cannabis-train CHELSI MYER: Put down the screen and walk away http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180426/chelsi-myer-put-down-screen-and-walk-away?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:48:31 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180426/chelsi-myer-put-down-screen-and-walk-away FROM THE GARDEN: Don't let chilly weather catch you by surprise http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180426/from-garden-dont-let-chilly-weather-catch-you-by-surprise?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:45:31 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180426/from-garden-dont-let-chilly-weather-catch-you-by-surprise MATT NOWAK: Solitary bees offer much potential http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180424/matt-nowak-solitary-bees-offer-much-potential?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:57:37 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180424/matt-nowak-solitary-bees-offer-much-potential ERNEST EVANS: Have you ever considered prison ministry? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180424/ernest-evans-have-you-ever-considered-prison-ministry?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:51:50 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180424/ernest-evans-have-you-ever-considered-prison-ministry MARTI CROW: National Volunteer Week – a chance to honor selfless community members http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180420/marti-crow-national-volunteer-week---chance-to-honor-selfless-community-members?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:44:33 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180420/marti-crow-national-volunteer-week---chance-to-honor-selfless-community-members DOWN HOME: A very short self-help book http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180420/down-home-very-short-self-help-book?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:38:45 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180420/down-home-very-short-self-help-book MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: Learning to feel better about your life http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180420/mind-of-millennial-learning-to-feel-better-about-your-life?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:34:55 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180420/mind-of-millennial-learning-to-feel-better-about-your-life On the Road with Rick Holmes: Show the national parks some love http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180419/on-road-with-rick-holmes-show-national-parks-some-love?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:34:45 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180419/on-road-with-rick-holmes-show-national-parks-some-love FROM THE GARDEN: Salsa is a gift to the culinary world http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180419/from-garden-salsa-is-gift-to-culinary-world?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:58:30 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180419/from-garden-salsa-is-gift-to-culinary-world DOWN HOME: Snow, snow, go away http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180413/down-home-snow-snow-go-away?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:37:35 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180413/down-home-snow-snow-go-away On the Road with Rick Holmes: History and legend in the Wild West http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180412/on-road-with-rick-holmes-history-and-legend-in-wild-west?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Apr 2018 18:10:23 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180412/on-road-with-rick-holmes-history-and-legend-in-wild-west CHELSI MYER: Devastating consequences of the opioid crisis http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180412/chelsi-myer-devastating-consequences-of-opioid-crisis?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:17:27 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180412/chelsi-myer-devastating-consequences-of-opioid-crisis FIRST CITY CULTURE: Platinum producer to host celebration http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180412/first-city-culture-platinum-producer-to-host-celebration?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:15:10 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180412/first-city-culture-platinum-producer-to-host-celebration FROM THE GARDEN: Onions are prized for the flavors they impart to other foods http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180411/from-garden-onions-are-prized-for-flavors-they-impart-to-other-foods?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:41:23 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180411/from-garden-onions-are-prized-for-flavors-they-impart-to-other-foods MARTI CROW: Will funding bill pass Supreme Court review? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180410/marti-crow-will-funding-bill-pass-supreme-court-review?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:01:56 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180410/marti-crow-will-funding-bill-pass-supreme-court-review On the Road with Rick Holmes: Echoes of Dr. King in a new generation’s politics http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180405/on-road-with-rick-holmes-echoes-of-dr-king-in-new-generations-politics?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 Apr 2018 18:17:01 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180405/on-road-with-rick-holmes-echoes-of-dr-king-in-new-generations-politics FROM THE GARDEN: Homegrown potatoes are delicious and easy to grow http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180405/from-garden-homegrown-potatoes-are-delicious-and-easy-to-grow?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 Apr 2018 14:51:37 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180405/from-garden-homegrown-potatoes-are-delicious-and-easy-to-grow RICH KIPER: Funding our way into bankruptcy http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180404/rich-kiper-funding-our-way-into-bankruptcy?rssfeed=true Wed, 04 Apr 2018 15:09:44 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180404/rich-kiper-funding-our-way-into-bankruptcy DOWN HOME: The one and only keeper of promises http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180330/down-home-one-and-only-keeper-of-promises?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 Mar 2018 19:33:32 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20180330/down-home-one-and-only-keeper-of-promises