Columns - The Kansan - Newton, KS http://www.thekansan.com/article/20121115/OPINION/121119606/1008/OPINION thekansan.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 22:18:10 +0000 Defining effective investment in community http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170322/defining-effective-investment-in-community?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Mar 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170322/defining-effective-investment-in-community Arthur I. Cyr: How Harry Potter creator trumps bigotry http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170321/arthur-i-cyr-how-harry-potter-creator-trumps-bigotry?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:29:26 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170321/arthur-i-cyr-how-harry-potter-creator-trumps-bigotry Matthew T. Mangino: Are freedom and fear compatible? http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170317/matthew-t-mangino-are-freedom-and-fear-compatible?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:45:32 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170317/matthew-t-mangino-are-freedom-and-fear-compatible Dance like nobody is watching http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170317/dance-like-nobody-is-watching?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Mar 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170317/dance-like-nobody-is-watching Since you asked – and even if you didn’t http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170316/since-you-asked---and-even-if-you-didnt?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Mar 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170316/since-you-asked---and-even-if-you-didnt Superintendent's desk: Bond issue could mean a lot of work http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170316/superintendents-desk-bond-issue-could-mean-lot-of-work?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Mar 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170316/superintendents-desk-bond-issue-could-mean-lot-of-work Conservative view: Get a number for it http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170316/conservative-view-get-number-for-it?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Mar 2017 07:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170316/conservative-view-get-number-for-it Arthur I. Cyr: United States military in Syria — does anyone care? http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170314/arthur-i-cyr-united-states-military-in-syria--does-anyone-care?rssfeed=true Tue, 14 Mar 2017 20:46:36 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170314/arthur-i-cyr-united-states-military-in-syria--does-anyone-care Schroeder: Ed committees kick up their game http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170313/schroeder-ed-committees-kick-up-their-game?rssfeed=true Mon, 13 Mar 2017 17:15:51 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170313/schroeder-ed-committees-kick-up-their-game Mark L. Hopkins: Who holds governmental power? http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170313/mark-l-hopkins-who-holds-governmental-power?rssfeed=true Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:10:16 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170313/mark-l-hopkins-who-holds-governmental-power Matthew T. Mangino: Did the president literally say ‘my wires tapped’? http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170311/matthew-t-mangino-did-president-literally-say-my-wires-tapped?rssfeed=true Sat, 11 Mar 2017 15:50:47 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170311/matthew-t-mangino-did-president-literally-say-my-wires-tapped What's in your earbuds? http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170310/whats-in-your-earbuds?rssfeed=true Fri, 10 Mar 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170310/whats-in-your-earbuds On the Road with Rick Holmes: Same pew, different churches http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170309/on-road-with-rick-holmes-same-pew-different-churches?rssfeed=true Thu, 09 Mar 2017 22:19:09 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170309/on-road-with-rick-holmes-same-pew-different-churches Arthur I. Cyr: The Russians are not coming http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170307/arthur-i-cyr-russians-are-not-coming?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Mar 2017 19:03:20 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170307/arthur-i-cyr-russians-are-not-coming Mark L. Hopkins: An implosion is coming http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170306/mark-l-hopkins-implosion-is-coming?rssfeed=true Mon, 06 Mar 2017 16:28:26 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170306/mark-l-hopkins-implosion-is-coming Delegitimizing the media not good for our democracy http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170304/delegitimizing-media-not-good-for-our-democracy?rssfeed=true Mon, 06 Mar 2017 21:20:48 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170304/delegitimizing-media-not-good-for-our-democracy Matthew T. Mangino: A new sentencing for Buck: Will it make any difference? http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170303/matthew-t-mangino-new-sentencing-for-buck-will-it-make-any-difference?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Mar 2017 14:43:16 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170303/matthew-t-mangino-new-sentencing-for-buck-will-it-make-any-difference On the local scene http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170303/on-local-scene?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Mar 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170303/on-local-scene Meandering through Kansas http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170301/meandering-through-kansas?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Mar 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170301/meandering-through-kansas Arthur I. Cyr: The nuclear nightmare on the Korean peninsula http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170228/arthur-i-cyr-nuclear-nightmare-on-korean-peninsula?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 19:31:50 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170228/arthur-i-cyr-nuclear-nightmare-on-korean-peninsula