Columns - The Kansan - Newton, KS http://www.thekansan.com thekansan.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:03:33 +0000 Kent Bush: Dropouts should be making Marco Rubio happy http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160211/kent-bush-dropouts-should-be-making-marco-rubio-happy?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:40:13 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160211/kent-bush-dropouts-should-be-making-marco-rubio-happy What my grandchildren have taught me http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160211/what-my-grandchildren-have-taught-me?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Feb 2016 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160211/what-my-grandchildren-have-taught-me Arthur I. Cyr: New Hampshire retains distinctive role http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160210/arthur-i-cyr-new-hampshire-retains-distinctive-role?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:37:06 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160210/arthur-i-cyr-new-hampshire-retains-distinctive-role Kent Bush: I can’t be the only undecided voter http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160208/kent-bush-i-cant-be-only-undecided-voter?rssfeed=true Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:42:42 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160208/kent-bush-i-cant-be-only-undecided-voter Common Core and NAEP Scores http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160205/common-core-and-naep-scores?rssfeed=true Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:32:27 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160205/common-core-and-naep-scores Philip Maddocks: GOP dream team of Bush, Kasich, Christie sets sights on NH http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160205/philip-maddocks-gop-dream-team-of-bush-kasich-christie-sets-sights-on-nh?rssfeed=true Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:23:23 +0000 Philip Maddocks More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160205/philip-maddocks-gop-dream-team-of-bush-kasich-christie-sets-sights-on-nh Matthew T. Mangino: When prosecutors renege on promises http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160205/matthew-t-mangino-when-prosecutors-renege-on-promises?rssfeed=true Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:44:21 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160205/matthew-t-mangino-when-prosecutors-renege-on-promises Would-be actors, singers and dancers http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160205/would-be-actors-singers-and-dancers?rssfeed=true Fri, 05 Feb 2016 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160205/would-be-actors-singers-and-dancers Kent Bush: It is time to change our primary system http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160204/kent-bush-it-is-time-to-change-our-primary-system?rssfeed=true Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:09:33 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160204/kent-bush-it-is-time-to-change-our-primary-system Arthur I. Cyr: North Korea missile threats underscore defense http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160203/arthur-i-cyr-north-korea-missile-threats-underscore-defense?rssfeed=true Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:15:19 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160203/arthur-i-cyr-north-korea-missile-threats-underscore-defense Kent Bush: Trump-less debate was the best and worst it could be http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160129/kent-bush-trump-less-debate-was-best-and-worst-it-could-be?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Jan 2016 23:39:53 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160129/kent-bush-trump-less-debate-was-best-and-worst-it-could-be Matthew T. Mangino: High court provides hope to juvenile lifers, again http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160129/matthew-t-mangino-high-court-provides-hope-to-juvenile-lifers-again?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Jan 2016 15:09:24 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160129/matthew-t-mangino-high-court-provides-hope-to-juvenile-lifers-again A brief history of Kansas http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160129/brief-history-of-kansas?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Jan 2016 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160129/brief-history-of-kansas Legislative session starts slowly http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160127/legislative-session-starts-slowly?rssfeed=true Wed, 27 Jan 2016 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160127/legislative-session-starts-slowly The year went too fast for a calendar http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160127/year-went-too-fast-for-calendar?rssfeed=true Wed, 27 Jan 2016 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160127/year-went-too-fast-for-calendar You never know what may happen next http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160126/you-never-know-what-may-happen-next?rssfeed=true Tue, 26 Jan 2016 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160126/you-never-know-what-may-happen-next Matthew T. Mangino: Antipathy grows for solitary confinement http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160122/matthew-t-mangino-antipathy-grows-for-solitary-confinement?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:57:36 +0000 Matthew Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160122/matthew-t-mangino-antipathy-grows-for-solitary-confinement Saturday matinees pose a few questions. http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160122/saturday-matinees-pose-few-questions?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Jan 2016 18:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160122/saturday-matinees-pose-few-questions Editorial: The triumph of diplomacy http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160120/editorial-triumph-of-diplomacy?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:38:36 +0000 More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160120/editorial-triumph-of-diplomacy Arthur I. Cyr: Indonesia attacks spotlight a great anti-terrorist nation http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160119/arthur-i-cyr-indonesia-attacks-spotlight-great-anti-terrorist-nation?rssfeed=true Tue, 19 Jan 2016 17:04:52 +0000 By Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160119/arthur-i-cyr-indonesia-attacks-spotlight-great-anti-terrorist-nation