Columns - The Kansan - Newton, KS http://www.thekansan.com/article/20121006/SPORTS/121009147/1008/OPINION thekansan.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:21:47 +0000 We all need a little help http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180420/we-all-need-little-help?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Apr 2018 20:19:15 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180420/we-all-need-little-help On the Road with Rick Holmes: Show the national parks some love http://www.thekansan.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.thekansan.com/opinion/20180419/on-road-with-rick-holmes-show-national-parks-some-love A little bit of birthday magic http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180414/little-bit-of-birthday-magic?rssfeed=true Sat, 14 Apr 2018 13:28:00 +0000 By Kelly Breckunitch Newton Kansan @KansanBreck http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180414/little-bit-of-birthday-magic On the Road with Rick Holmes: History and legend in the Wild West http://www.thekansan.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.thekansan.com/opinion/20180412/on-road-with-rick-holmes-history-and-legend-in-wild-west On the loose: Where not to go http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180412/on-loose-where-not-to-go?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:56:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180412/on-loose-where-not-to-go Coming down to the wire in Topkea http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180409/coming-down-to-wire-in-topkea?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Apr 2018 16:37:39 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180409/coming-down-to-wire-in-topkea On the Road with Rick Holmes: Echoes of Dr. King in a new generation’s politics http://www.thekansan.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.thekansan.com/opinion/20180405/on-road-with-rick-holmes-echoes-of-dr-king-in-new-generations-politics On the Road with Rick Holmes: When poverty was a priority http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180329/on-road-with-rick-holmes-when-poverty-was-priority?rssfeed=true Thu, 29 Mar 2018 13:32:52 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180329/on-road-with-rick-holmes-when-poverty-was-priority On the Road with Rick Holmes: Teaching Jeff Davis’ history http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180322/on-road-with-rick-holmes-teaching-jeff-davis-history?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Mar 2018 18:10:36 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180322/on-road-with-rick-holmes-teaching-jeff-davis-history Loving life as only a two-year-old can http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180316/loving-life-as-only-two-year-old-can?rssfeed=true Fri, 16 Mar 2018 21:01:53 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180316/loving-life-as-only-two-year-old-can On the Road with Rick Holmes: On the border http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180315/on-road-with-rick-holmes-on-border?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:15:00 +0000 By Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180315/on-road-with-rick-holmes-on-border Do you believe in (movie) magic? http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180310/do-you-believe-in-movie-magic?rssfeed=true Sat, 10 Mar 2018 12:59:00 +0000 By Kelly Breckunitch Newton Kansan @KansanBreck http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180310/do-you-believe-in-movie-magic On the Road with Rick Holmes: Sanctuary city Austin is proud to be ‘weird’ http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180308/on-road-with-rick-holmes-sanctuary-city-austin-is-proud-to-be-weird?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Mar 2018 17:52:59 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180308/on-road-with-rick-holmes-sanctuary-city-austin-is-proud-to-be-weird View from the hill: A few surprises during turnaround http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180305/view-from-hill-few-surprises-during-turnaround?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Mar 2018 14:51:48 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180305/view-from-hill-few-surprises-during-turnaround On the Road with Rick Holmes: Flipping Texas http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180301/on-road-with-rick-holmes-flipping-texas?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Mar 2018 18:17:56 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180301/on-road-with-rick-holmes-flipping-texas Health: Pay attention to your ticker http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180228/health-pay-attention-to-your-ticker?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Feb 2018 15:32:28 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180228/health-pay-attention-to-your-ticker Insight Kansas: A new day in Kansas? http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180228/insight-kansas-new-day-in-kansas?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Feb 2018 14:30:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180228/insight-kansas-new-day-in-kansas On the Road with Rick Holmes: Time of the Kingfish http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180222/on-road-with-rick-holmes-time-of-kingfish?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Feb 2018 17:52:16 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180222/on-road-with-rick-holmes-time-of-kingfish At the rail: How the state can increase taxes, without increasing taxes http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180219/at-rail-how-state-can-increase-taxes-without-increasing-taxes?rssfeed=true Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:45:32 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180219/at-rail-how-state-can-increase-taxes-without-increasing-taxes On the Road with Rick Holmes: More than Mardi Gras http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180215/on-road-with-rick-holmes-more-than-mardi-gras?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:03:38 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180215/on-road-with-rick-holmes-more-than-mardi-gras