Columns - The Kansan - Newton, KS http://www.thekansan.com/article/20121204/OPINION/121209813/1008/OPINION thekansan.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:29:44 +0000 On the Road with Rick Holmes: What’s up Down East — The state of politics in Maine http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170427/on-road-with-rick-holmes-whats-up-down-east--state-of-politics-in-maine?rssfeed=true Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:19:12 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170427/on-road-with-rick-holmes-whats-up-down-east--state-of-politics-in-maine Arthur I. Cyr: North Korea best handled with allies http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170425/arthur-i-cyr-north-korea-best-handled-with-allies?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:26:49 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170425/arthur-i-cyr-north-korea-best-handled-with-allies On the Road with Rick Holmes: Intentional tourism — taking to the road and making it your own http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170422/on-road-with-rick-holmes-intentional-tourism--taking-to-road-and-making-it-your-own?rssfeed=true Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:52:38 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170422/on-road-with-rick-holmes-intentional-tourism--taking-to-road-and-making-it-your-own Arthur I. Cyr: President Trump’s Kenosha visit underscores importance of region http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170421/arthur-i-cyr-president-trumps-kenosha-visit-underscores-importance-of-region?rssfeed=true Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:47:45 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170421/arthur-i-cyr-president-trumps-kenosha-visit-underscores-importance-of-region Matthew T. Mangino: Hernandez’s prison suicide, one of many nationwide http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170421/matthew-t-mangino-hernandezs-prison-suicide-one-of-many-nationwide?rssfeed=true Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:05:33 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170421/matthew-t-mangino-hernandezs-prison-suicide-one-of-many-nationwide Arthur I. Cyr: Referendum ‘victory’ may prove costly for Turkey’s president http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170419/arthur-i-cyr-referendum-victory-may-prove-costly-for-turkeys-president?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:22:38 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170419/arthur-i-cyr-referendum-victory-may-prove-costly-for-turkeys-president Matthew T. Mangino: The assault on science moves to the DOJ http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170414/matthew-t-mangino-assault-on-science-moves-to-doj?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Apr 2017 15:12:49 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170414/matthew-t-mangino-assault-on-science-moves-to-doj Sibling revelry http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170414/sibling-revelry?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Apr 2017 06:01:00 +0000 By Patricia Middleton Newton Kansan @kansanmiddleton http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170414/sibling-revelry First session comes to an end http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170414/first-session-comes-to-end?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Apr 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170414/first-session-comes-to-end What is child abuse? http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170413/what-is-child-abuse?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Apr 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170413/what-is-child-abuse Remembering eighth grade promotions http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170413/remembering-eighth-grade-promotions?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Apr 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170413/remembering-eighth-grade-promotions Arthur I. Cyr: Poison gas accusations greatly raise Syria stakes http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170411/arthur-i-cyr-poison-gas-accusations-greatly-raise-syria-stakes?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Apr 2017 18:55:23 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170411/arthur-i-cyr-poison-gas-accusations-greatly-raise-syria-stakes Matthew T. Mangino: The Senate is the only victim of ‘Nuclear Option’ http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170407/matthew-t-mangino-senate-is-only-victim-of-nuclear-option?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Apr 2017 17:08:46 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170407/matthew-t-mangino-senate-is-only-victim-of-nuclear-option Arthur I. Cyr: Preserving fragile peace in Northern Ireland http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170404/arthur-i-cyr-preserving-fragile-peace-in-northern-ireland?rssfeed=true Tue, 04 Apr 2017 18:49:14 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170404/arthur-i-cyr-preserving-fragile-peace-in-northern-ireland View from the hill: Don Schroeder http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170404/view-from-hill-don-schroeder?rssfeed=true Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:01:00 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170404/view-from-hill-don-schroeder Charita M. Goshay: Drugs are killing some Americans’ chances to work http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170403/charita-m-goshay-drugs-are-killing-some-americans-chances-to-work?rssfeed=true Mon, 03 Apr 2017 17:40:18 +0000 Charita M. Goshay More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170403/charita-m-goshay-drugs-are-killing-some-americans-chances-to-work Matthew T. Mangino: The ‘Arkansas Eight’ executions a rush to punishment http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170331/matthew-t-mangino-arkansas-eight-executions-rush-to-punishment?rssfeed=true Fri, 31 Mar 2017 17:39:59 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170331/matthew-t-mangino-arkansas-eight-executions-rush-to-punishment Choose your own (tasty) adventure http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170331/choose-your-own-tasty-adventure?rssfeed=true Fri, 31 Mar 2017 12:09:00 +0000 By Kelly Breckunitch Newton Kansan @KansanBreck http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170331/choose-your-own-tasty-adventure On the Road with Rick Holmes: America's original divide http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170330/on-road-with-rick-holmes-americas-original-divide?rssfeed=true Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:47:07 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170330/on-road-with-rick-holmes-americas-original-divide Arthur I. Cyr: The agony of Supreme Court confirmation http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170328/arthur-i-cyr-agony-of-supreme-court-confirmation?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:06:42 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.thekansan.com/opinion/20170328/arthur-i-cyr-agony-of-supreme-court-confirmation