Opinion - The Kansan - Newton, KS http://www.thekansan.com/article/20121108/OBITUARIES/121109241/1007/OPINION thekansan.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:07:51 +0000 Granlund cartoon: Opioid crisis http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171019/granlund-cartoon-opioid-crisis?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:59:10 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171019/granlund-cartoon-opioid-crisis On the Road with Rick Holmes: Salem: The dark history of ‘Witch City’ http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171019/on-road-with-rick-holmes-salem-dark-history-of-witch-city?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:03:53 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171019/on-road-with-rick-holmes-salem-dark-history-of-witch-city O’Mahoney cartoon: Seat belts http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171019/omahoney-cartoon-seat-belts?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:43:37 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171019/omahoney-cartoon-seat-belts Beeler cartoon: Breaking news http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171019/beeler-cartoon-breaking-news?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:55:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171019/beeler-cartoon-breaking-news Letter: Thanks to Mitchell http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171019/letter-thanks-to-mitchell?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171019/letter-thanks-to-mitchell Letter: Vote no on the bond http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171019/letter-vote-no-on-bond?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171019/letter-vote-no-on-bond Conservative view: Why I am opposed to the school bond http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171019/conservative-view-why-i-am-opposed-to-school-bond?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Oct 2017 06:02:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171019/conservative-view-why-i-am-opposed-to-school-bond Granlund cartoon: Comforter in Chief http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171018/granlund-cartoon-comforter-in-chief-?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 Oct 2017 22:01:27 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171018/granlund-cartoon-comforter-in-chief- On the loose: I wish I’d said that http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171018/on-loose-i-wish-id-said-that?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:09:14 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171018/on-loose-i-wish-id-said-that Granlund cartoon: Middle class nightmare http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171017/granlund-cartoon-middle-class-nightmare?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Oct 2017 19:30:39 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171017/granlund-cartoon-middle-class-nightmare Beeler cartoon: Trump visits http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171017/beeler-cartoon-trump-visits?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:13:42 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171017/beeler-cartoon-trump-visits Arthur I. Cyr: Iran: A crisis without end http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171017/arthur-i-cyr-iran-crisis-without-end?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:08:16 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171017/arthur-i-cyr-iran-crisis-without-end What could be a big change to elections http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171017/what-could-be-big-change-to-elections?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171017/what-could-be-big-change-to-elections Granlund cartoon: Taking a knee http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171016/granlund-cartoon-taking-knee?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:41:23 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171016/granlund-cartoon-taking-knee Debating guns: Let’s try using facts http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171016/debating-guns--lets-try-using-facts?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:25:01 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171016/debating-guns--lets-try-using-facts Beeler cartoon: Sabotage http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171016/beeler-cartoon-sabotage?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:35:09 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171016/beeler-cartoon-sabotage Mark L. Hopkins: Tax reform: Is this strike 3? http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171016/mark-l-hopkins-tax-reform-is-this-strike-3?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:11:43 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20171016/mark-l-hopkins-tax-reform-is-this-strike-3 Letter: In support of the bond http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171014/letter-in-support-of-bond?rssfeed=true Sat, 14 Oct 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171014/letter-in-support-of-bond Long-term thinking led to the right decision http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171014/long-term-thinking-led-to-right-decision?rssfeed=true Sat, 14 Oct 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171014/long-term-thinking-led-to-right-decision Out of the Freying Pan: Friendships beyond likes and shares http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171013/out-of-freying-pan-friendships-beyond-likes-and-shares?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Oct 2017 20:20:20 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20171013/out-of-freying-pan-friendships-beyond-likes-and-shares