The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS

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Updated Jul 12, 2014 at 9:33 AM

Away from her work in the world, outside of caring for people ranging from victims to victimizers, Sister Arthel Cline works quietly in her cubby-hole office, a space as relaxed and unassuming as she is, at Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas on North Fifth Street in Leavenworth.

Updated Jul 10, 2014 at 8:33 AM

Mary Brownback, the first lady of Kansas, hands ice cream treats to children in the SummerBoost Camp on Wednesday at Henry Leavenworth Elementary School.

Updated Jul 7, 2014 at 9:06 AM

To the editor:Our forefathers created a system of government unlike any the world had seen at the time. It was based not on oppressive monarchs and kings.It was and continues to be based on freedom and responsibility...

Updated Jul 7, 2014 at 8:35 AM


Updated Jul 7, 2014 at 8:28 AM

One of the perennial delusions of national leaders in the aftermath of a long, costly war is the idea the end of hostilities will yield a large financial "peace dividend." This "peace dividend" almost never...

Updated Jul 7, 2014 at 8:20 AM

The deeds performed by America’s first hero in the Vietnam War happened 50 years ago Sunday.And, since July 6, 1964, then-Capt. Roger Donlon has not stopped garnering honors.He, wife Norma, and several granddaughters...

Updated Jul 3, 2014 at 3:30 PM

To the editor:In her latest opinion piece, Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins recommends a tax credit to help parents with the cost of raising children.The idea is intriguing. I hope she will describe the legislation in more...

Updated Jul 3, 2014 at 3:22 PM

To the editor: Professor Ernest Evans is wrong in his column last Saturday. Marriage is not a matter of compromise or even a matter of definition. It is a matter of fact.President Abraham Lincoln summed such things...

Posted Jul 2, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Gov. Sam Brownback wants Leavenworth children to read, and he's willing to reward them for doing so.

Updated Jul 1, 2014 at 4:33 PM

To the editor:National Vital Statistics Reports of October 2012 reveals the total U.S. infant mortality for children younger than 1 year is 23,907 per 100,000 live births. This total is naturally medical occurring deaths...

Updated Jul 1, 2014 at 4:24 PM

To the editor:In Ernest Evans' column in the June 21-22 Leavenworth Times, he reached the correct conclusion that if the people want greater funding for government schools, they should not go through the unelected judges...

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