Columns - Crookston Times - Crookston, MN http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20121218/opinion/121219598/1008/opinion,Z=728x90&_salt=326232499&r=1&s=2806112,60f53358-4a59-11e2-ac78-78e7d1624298,1355975851375 crookstontimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sat, 10 Dec 2016 10:13:44 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr: Europe’s mixed election messages http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161207/arthur-i-cyr-europes-mixed-election-messages?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:11:22 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161207/arthur-i-cyr-europes-mixed-election-messages Kent Bush: 75 years later, that day still lives in infamy http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161205/kent-bush-75-years-later-that-day-still-lives-in-infamy?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:05:02 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161205/kent-bush-75-years-later-that-day-still-lives-in-infamy Rick Holmes: Fire and renewal in the Smokies http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161205/rick-holmes-fire-and-renewal-in-smokies?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:29:39 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161205/rick-holmes-fire-and-renewal-in-smokies Matthew T. Mangino: Drawing the line on civil commitments http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161202/matthew-t-mangino-drawing-line-on-civil-commitments?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:09:00 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161202/matthew-t-mangino-drawing-line-on-civil-commitments Rick Holmes: How Big Pharma profits from the pain caused by painkillers http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161130/rick-holmes-how-big-pharma-profits-from-pain-caused-by-painkillers?rssfeed=true Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:05:20 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161130/rick-holmes-how-big-pharma-profits-from-pain-caused-by-painkillers Rick Holmes: Trump’s businesses will feed DC’s scandal machine http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161130/rick-holmes-trumps-businesses-will-feed-dcs-scandal-machine?rssfeed=true Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:13:46 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161130/rick-holmes-trumps-businesses-will-feed-dcs-scandal-machine Keith Magill: Who did Americans just elect as president? http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161129/keith-magill-who-did-americans-just-elect-as-president?rssfeed=true Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:17:38 +0000 Keith Magill More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161129/keith-magill-who-did-americans-just-elect-as-president Arthur I. Cyr: Cuba after Fidel Castro http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161129/arthur-i-cyr-cuba-after-fidel-castro?rssfeed=true Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:57:32 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161129/arthur-i-cyr-cuba-after-fidel-castro Matthew T. Mangino: Trump presidency boosts private prison industry http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161125/matthew-t-mangino-trump-presidency-boosts-private-prison-industry?rssfeed=true Fri, 25 Nov 2016 17:51:19 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161125/matthew-t-mangino-trump-presidency-boosts-private-prison-industry Arthur I. Cyr: JFK’s restless ghost http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161121/arthur-i-cyr-jfks-restless-ghost?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:51:30 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161121/arthur-i-cyr-jfks-restless-ghost Kent Bush: Pompeo is a good man, good choice to head CIA http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161118/kent-bush-pompeo-is-good-man-good-choice-to-head-cia?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:24:48 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161118/kent-bush-pompeo-is-good-man-good-choice-to-head-cia Matthew T. Mangino: Pulling the plug on ‘Cash Register’ justice http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161118/matthew-t-mangino-pulling-plug-on-cash-register-justice?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Nov 2016 14:50:54 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161118/matthew-t-mangino-pulling-plug-on-cash-register-justice Arthur I. Cyr: Freedom to vote is fundamental, in Asia and globally http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161116/arthur-i-cyr-freedom-to-vote-is-fundamental-in-asia-and-globally?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:01:11 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161116/arthur-i-cyr-freedom-to-vote-is-fundamental-in-asia-and-globally Rick Holmes: Post-election blues http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161114/rick-holmes-post-election-blues?rssfeed=true Mon, 14 Nov 2016 17:41:20 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161114/rick-holmes-post-election-blues Matthew T. Mangino: To pardon or not to pardon http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161111/matthew-t-mangino-to-pardon-or-not-to-pardon?rssfeed=true Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:26:19 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161111/matthew-t-mangino-to-pardon-or-not-to-pardon Arthur I. Cyr: U.S. presidential politics reflects our wider society — for better and worse http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161108/arthur-i-cyr-us-presidential-politics-reflects-our-wider-society--for-better-and-worse?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 Nov 2016 15:43:16 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161108/arthur-i-cyr-us-presidential-politics-reflects-our-wider-society--for-better-and-worse Matthew T. Mangino: Top cop does harm beyond election http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161104/matthew-t-mangino-top-cop-does-harm-beyond-election?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 Nov 2016 18:17:10 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161104/matthew-t-mangino-top-cop-does-harm-beyond-election Arthur I. Cyr: Ukraine hackers embarrass Putin’s government http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161102/arthur-i-cyr--ukraine-hackers-embarrass-putins-government?rssfeed=true Wed, 02 Nov 2016 17:08:53 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161102/arthur-i-cyr--ukraine-hackers-embarrass-putins-government Mark L. Hopkins: Who will you choose as president? http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161031/mark-l-hopkins-who-will-you-choose-as-president?rssfeed=true Mon, 31 Oct 2016 20:59:01 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161031/mark-l-hopkins-who-will-you-choose-as-president Matthew T. Mangino: Voters to decide how old is too old for a judge http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161028/matthew-t-mangino-voters-to-decide-how-old-is-too-old-for-judge?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:22:32 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20161028/matthew-t-mangino-voters-to-decide-how-old-is-too-old-for-judge