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Sat, 17 Feb 2018 22:09:30 +0000 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 Let's play the name game http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180210/lets-play-name-game?rssfeed=true Sat, 10 Feb 2018 12:13:00 +0000 By Kelly Breckunitch Newton Kansan @KansanBreck http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180210/lets-play-name-game On the Road with Rick Holmes: Mississippi Delta blues http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180208/on-road-with-rick-holmes-mississippi-delta-blues?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Feb 2018 18:49:24 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180208/on-road-with-rick-holmes-mississippi-delta-blues Want community? Get off the couch http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180202/want-community-get-off-couch?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Feb 2018 22:05:26 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180202/want-community-get-off-couch On the Road with Rick Holmes: Holding off extinction http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180201/on-road-with-rick-holmes-holding-off-extinction?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Feb 2018 18:00:49 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180201/on-road-with-rick-holmes-holding-off-extinction Graber: Take her out to the (basket)ball game http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180201/graber-take-her-out-to-basketball-game?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Feb 2018 03:17:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180201/graber-take-her-out-to-basketball-game Out of the Freying pan: When life goes into overdrive http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180126/out-of-freying-pan-when-life-goes-into-overdrive?rssfeed=true Fri, 26 Jan 2018 21:50:06 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180126/out-of-freying-pan-when-life-goes-into-overdrive On the Road with Rick Holmes: The guns of Fort Pickens http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180125/on-road-with-rick-holmes-guns-of-fort-pickens?rssfeed=true Thu, 25 Jan 2018 17:22:34 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180125/on-road-with-rick-holmes-guns-of-fort-pickens A short week in the legislature http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180122/short-week-in-legislature?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 Jan 2018 17:09:12 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180122/short-week-in-legislature Yet another split in the Kansas Legislature http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180122/yet-another-split-in-kansas-legislature?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 Jan 2018 17:08:05 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180122/yet-another-split-in-kansas-legislature On the Road with Rick Holmes: How Jimmy Carter changed Georgia and the world http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180118/on-road-with-rick-holmes-how-jimmy-carter-changed-georgia-and-world?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:11:29 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180118/on-road-with-rick-holmes-how-jimmy-carter-changed-georgia-and-world On the loose: Small victories http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180118/on-loose-small-victories?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:14:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180118/on-loose-small-victories Arthur I. Cyr: Britain and the European Union: Political Eurobusiness as usual http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180116/arthur-i-cyr-britain-and-european-union-political-eurobusiness-as-usual?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:39:28 +0000 By Arthur I. Cyr, More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180116/arthur-i-cyr-britain-and-european-union-political-eurobusiness-as-usual Mark L. Hopkins: The center cannot hold http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180115/mark-l-hopkins-center-cannot-hold?rssfeed=true Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:47:42 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180115/mark-l-hopkins-center-cannot-hold Episode LII: A New Hope http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180113/episode-lii-new-hope?rssfeed=true Sat, 13 Jan 2018 06:03:00 +0000 By Kelly Breckunitch Newton Kansan @KansanBreck http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180113/episode-lii-new-hope On the Road with Rick Holmes: Black history is American history http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180111/on-road-with-rick-holmes-black-history-is-american-history?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:45:42 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180111/on-road-with-rick-holmes-black-history-is-american-history Aim for better resolutions http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180105/aim-for-better-resolutions?rssfeed=true Fri, 05 Jan 2018 19:59:43 +0000 By Patricia Middleton Newton Kansan @kansanmiddleton http://www.thekansan.com/news/20180105/aim-for-better-resolutions On the Road with Rick Holmes: Pin Point’s American story: From a Gullah community to the Supreme Court http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180104/on-road-with-rick-holmes-pin-points-american-story-from-gullah-community-to-supreme-court?rssfeed=true Mon, 08 Jan 2018 15:02:40 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20180104/on-road-with-rick-holmes-pin-points-american-story-from-gullah-community-to-supreme-court Looking Up: Winter moon, high and bright http://www.thekansan.com/lifestyle/20171229/looking-up-winter-moon-high-and-bright?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Dec 2017 16:26:21 +0000 By Peter Becker, More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/lifestyle/20171229/looking-up-winter-moon-high-and-bright Ticket to Write: Mojave Desert oasis teems with wildlife worth seeing http://www.thekansan.com/lifestyle/20171229/ticket-to-write-mojave-desert-oasis-teems-with-wildlife-worth-seeing?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Dec 2017 14:06:37 +0000 By Steve Stephens, More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/lifestyle/20171229/ticket-to-write-mojave-desert-oasis-teems-with-wildlife-worth-seeing