Columns - Crookston Times - Crookston, MN http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20120911/OPINION/120919925/1008/OPINION crookstontimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Mon, 29 May 2017 17:17:28 +0000 Charita M. Goshay: His name was 2nd Lt. Richard W. Collins III http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170529/charita-m-goshay-his-name-was-2nd-lt-richard-w-collins-iii?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 May 2017 16:40:00 +0000 Charita M. Goshay More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170529/charita-m-goshay-his-name-was-2nd-lt-richard-w-collins-iii Evan Moore: Adam Jones and the downplaying of racially charged incidents in sports http://www.crookstontimes.com/lifestyle/20170529/evan-moore-adam-jones-and-downplaying-of-racially-charged-incidents-in-sports?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 May 2017 15:28:26 +0000 Evan Moore More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/lifestyle/20170529/evan-moore-adam-jones-and-downplaying-of-racially-charged-incidents-in-sports Matthew T. Mangino: Ratcheting up the ‘war on drugs’ http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170526/matthew-t-mangino-ratcheting-up-war-on-drugs?rssfeed=true Fri, 26 May 2017 21:39:49 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170526/matthew-t-mangino-ratcheting-up-war-on-drugs Keith Magill: Happiness through hard work and failure http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170523/keith-magill-happiness-through-hard-work-and-failure?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 17:08:06 +0000 Keith Magill More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170523/keith-magill-happiness-through-hard-work-and-failure Arthur I. Cyr: The Vietnam War: Legacies and lessons http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170523/arthur-i-cyr-vietnam-war-legacies-and-lessons?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 16:12:08 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170523/arthur-i-cyr-vietnam-war-legacies-and-lessons VIEWPOINT – The budget and the damage done: Leave Minnesota Legacy Amendment alone http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170519/viewpoint---budget-and-damage-done-leave-minnesota-legacy-amendment-alone?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 17:15:06 +0000 Paul Austin, executive director, Conservation Minnesota http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170519/viewpoint---budget-and-damage-done-leave-minnesota-legacy-amendment-alone Matthew T. Mangino: A young presidency and a growing scandal http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170519/matthew-t-mangino-young-presidency-and-growing-scandal?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 14:26:28 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170519/matthew-t-mangino-young-presidency-and-growing-scandal On the Road with Rick Holmes: Off the beaten track in Mobile, Alabama, the Duffie Oak endures http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170518/on-road-with-rick-holmes-off-beaten-track-in-mobile-alabama-duffie-oak-endures?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 May 2017 17:54:54 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media columnist http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170518/on-road-with-rick-holmes-off-beaten-track-in-mobile-alabama-duffie-oak-endures Arthur I. Cyr: South Korea election confirms democracy http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170516/arthur-i-cyr-south-korea-election-confirms-democracy?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 May 2017 17:12:42 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170516/arthur-i-cyr-south-korea-election-confirms-democracy Matthew T. Mangino: A reprise of ‘our long national nightmare’ http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170514/matthew-t-mangino-reprise-of-our-long-national-nightmare?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 May 2017 01:35:58 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino, More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170514/matthew-t-mangino-reprise-of-our-long-national-nightmare On the Road with Rick Holmes: In Kennedy country, Obama chooses to 'go high’ http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170511/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-kennedy-country-obama-chooses-to-go-high?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 May 2017 16:40:29 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170511/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-kennedy-country-obama-chooses-to-go-high Arthur I. Cyr: Elections in France are about institutions -- not personalities http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170509/arthur-i-cyr-elections-in-france-are-about-institutions----not-personalities?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 May 2017 17:51:37 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170509/arthur-i-cyr-elections-in-france-are-about-institutions----not-personalities Matthew T. Mangino: Punishment for punishment’s sake won’t solve problems http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170505/matthew-t-mangino-punishment-for-punishments-sake-wont-solve-problems?rssfeed=true Fri, 05 May 2017 14:39:10 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170505/matthew-t-mangino-punishment-for-punishments-sake-wont-solve-problems The DCDP is not capable of doing the impossible http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170505/dcdp-is-not-capable-of-doing-impossible?rssfeed=true Fri, 05 May 2017 13:09:37 +0000 Mike Christopherson http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170505/dcdp-is-not-capable-of-doing-impossible On the Road with Rick Holmes: As laws change, scientists rush to unlock the promise and peril of marijuana http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170504/on-road-with-rick-holmes-as-laws-change-scientists-rush-to-unlock-promise-and-peril-of-marijuana?rssfeed=true Thu, 04 May 2017 17:55:20 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170504/on-road-with-rick-holmes-as-laws-change-scientists-rush-to-unlock-promise-and-peril-of-marijuana Arthur I. Cyr: Today’s fake news headline: Canada-U.S. relationship threatened http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170502/arthur-i-cyr-todays-fake-news-headline-canada-us-relationship-threatened?rssfeed=true Tue, 02 May 2017 17:03:39 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170502/arthur-i-cyr-todays-fake-news-headline-canada-us-relationship-threatened The Secret Lives of Words: Amazons, Wonder Woman and the sleeping giantess http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170502/secret-lives-of-words-amazons-wonder-woman-and-sleeping-giantess?rssfeed=true Tue, 02 May 2017 15:54:56 +0000 By Rick LaFleur, More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170502/secret-lives-of-words-amazons-wonder-woman-and-sleeping-giantess Charita M. Goshay: As the world turns, it also moves on http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170501/charita-m-goshay-as-world-turns-it-also-moves-on?rssfeed=true Mon, 01 May 2017 17:00:01 +0000 Charita M. Goshay More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170501/charita-m-goshay-as-world-turns-it-also-moves-on At 100 days, Trump's no Russian stooge or fascist http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170428/at-100-days-trumps-no-russian-stooge-or-fascist?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:28:24 +0000 Bloomberg View · Eli Lake http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170428/at-100-days-trumps-no-russian-stooge-or-fascist Conway and the White House's 100-day alternative facts http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170428/conway-and-white-houses-100-day-alternative-facts?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:33:50 +0000 The Washington Post · Aaron Blake http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170428/conway-and-white-houses-100-day-alternative-facts