Columns - The Kansan - Newton, KS http://www.thekansan.com/article/20121113/NEWS/311139996/1008/OPINION thekansan.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:42:08 +0000 Conservative View: Encouraging the commission to be cautious http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170118/conservative-view-encouraging-commission-to-be-cautious?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 Jan 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170118/conservative-view-encouraging-commission-to-be-cautious Arthur I. Cyr: Defense Secretary’s military background a plus http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170117/arthur-i-cyr-defense-secretarys-military-background-plus?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:27:22 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170117/arthur-i-cyr-defense-secretarys-military-background-plus Rick Holmes: The tests facing Trump http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170116/rick-holmes-tests-facing-trump?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:32:07 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170116/rick-holmes-tests-facing-trump Matthew T. Mangino: A farewell and a warning http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170113/matthew-t-mangino-farewell-and-warning?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:33:43 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170113/matthew-t-mangino-farewell-and-warning Finding joy in the simple things http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170113/finding-joy-in-simple-things?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:10:00 +0000 By Kelly Breckunitch Newton Kansan @KansanBreck http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170113/finding-joy-in-simple-things Those Everlasting Telephone Scams http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170112/those-everlasting-telephone-scams?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170112/those-everlasting-telephone-scams Arthur I. Cyr: Intelligence agencies go public http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170111/arthur-i-cyr-intelligence-agencies-go-public?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:20:50 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170111/arthur-i-cyr-intelligence-agencies-go-public Mark L. Hopkins: But I heard it through the grapevine http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170109/mark-l-hopkins-but-i-heard-it-through-grapevine?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:44:58 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170109/mark-l-hopkins-but-i-heard-it-through-grapevine Hard work, quality life http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170106/hard-work-quality-life?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Jan 2017 14:56:02 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170106/hard-work-quality-life Matthew T. Mangino: President Obama promotes criminal justice reform http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170106/matthew-t-mangino-president-obama-promotes-criminal-justice-reform?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Jan 2017 14:33:54 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170106/matthew-t-mangino-president-obama-promotes-criminal-justice-reform Too late for Christmas temptation http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170105/too-late-for-christmas-temptation?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 Jan 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170105/too-late-for-christmas-temptation Arthur I. Cyr: Israel’s isolation and U.S. influence http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170104/arthur-i-cyr-israels-isolation-and-us-influence?rssfeed=true Wed, 04 Jan 2017 16:49:20 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170104/arthur-i-cyr-israels-isolation-and-us-influence Talking about my generation http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170104/talking-about-my-generation?rssfeed=true Wed, 04 Jan 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170104/talking-about-my-generation Rick Holmes: Scratching our heads, and wondering what happened to America in 2016 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170103/rick-holmes-scratching-our-heads-and-wondering-what-happened-to-america-in-2016?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:49:42 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170103/rick-holmes-scratching-our-heads-and-wondering-what-happened-to-america-in-2016 Column: The stories that leave stains on a soul http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161231/column-stories-that-leave-stains-on-soul?rssfeed=true Sat, 31 Dec 2016 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161231/column-stories-that-leave-stains-on-soul Matthew T. Mangino: 3 things to think about in 2017 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161230/matthew-t-mangino-3-things-to-think-about-in-2017?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 Dec 2016 17:29:01 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161230/matthew-t-mangino-3-things-to-think-about-in-2017 Baby, it’s cold outside http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161230/baby-its-cold-outside?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 Dec 2016 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161230/baby-its-cold-outside Arthur I. Cyr: Russia now shapes the Mideast http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161228/arthur-i-cyr-russia-now-shapes-mideast?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 Dec 2016 15:02:11 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161228/arthur-i-cyr-russia-now-shapes-mideast Mark L. Hopkins: Some good news at the end of 2016 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161227/mark-l-hopkins-some-good-news-at-end-of-2016?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Dec 2016 17:57:23 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161227/mark-l-hopkins-some-good-news-at-end-of-2016 Matthew T. Mangino: Missouri criminalizes growing-up http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161223/matthew-t-mangino-missouri-criminalizes-growing-up?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:11:26 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20161223/matthew-t-mangino-missouri-criminalizes-growing-up