Opinion - Crookston Times - Crookston, MN http://www.crookstontimes.com crookstontimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:30:58 +0000 Christopherson Column: The sounds of silence? It's bloody, fiery torture http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150130/OPINION/150139966/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:59:44 +0000 Mike Christopherson http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150130/OPINION/150139966/1007/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: The Fourth Amendment is going to the dogs http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150129/NEWS/150129462/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:54:04 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150129/NEWS/150129462/1007/OPINION Letter to the Editor: Yes, gas is cheap, but why is Crookston higher than everyone else? http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150129/OPINION/150129461/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:18:54 +0000 Connie R. Kurpius-Hannesson Crookston http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150129/OPINION/150129461/1007/OPINION The County Line - When it comes to energy, county spends money to save money http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150128/OPINION/150129582/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:14:23 +0000 Warren Strandell, District 2 Polk County Commissioner http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150128/OPINION/150129582/1007/OPINION Editorial - Is this an important time for the Chamber? It kind of feels like it http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150127/OPINION/150129619/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:34:43 +0000 Mike Christopherson http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150127/OPINION/150129619/1007/OPINION Opinion: Top Five Things http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150126/OPINION/150129672/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:30:08 +0000 Times Newsroom Staff http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150126/OPINION/150129672/1007/OPINION Letter to the Editor: Policy change would boost prom attendance http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150126/OPINION/150129674/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:27:28 +0000 Ryan Porter, Andy Gjerswold, and Shelby Solheim Crookston High School seniors http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150126/OPINION/150129674/1007/OPINION Christopherson Column - I'll have a Big Mac, hold the self-righteousness http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150123/OPINION/150129731/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:12:17 +0000 Mike Christopherson http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150123/OPINION/150129731/1007/OPINION Letter to the Editor - Polk County Board reiterates support for the Sandpiper http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150123/OPINION/150129732/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:09:41 +0000 Warren Strandell, District 2 Polk County Commissioner, East Grand Forks http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150123/OPINION/150129732/1007/OPINION Amy Gehrt: President Obama not finished just yet http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150123/NEWS/150129752/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:49:09 +0000 By Amy Gehrt More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150123/NEWS/150129752/1007/OPINION Turvey Column - Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson - The greatest platonic relationship in TV history? http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150122/NEWS/150129781/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:20:26 +0000 Jim Turvey http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150122/NEWS/150129781/1007/OPINION Editorial: Who's going to care in a few years if a few sophomores attend the CHS Prom? http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150122/OPINION/150129792/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:31:57 +0000 Allison Reinhart, CHS Student Writer http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150122/OPINION/150129792/1007/OPINION Lizzy's Peace: In the spirit of MLK Jr, a life-changing experience http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150122/NEWS/150129793/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:19:21 +0000 Heidi Lamb Castle http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150122/NEWS/150129793/1007/OPINION Kjolhaug Column - Theology in the Trenches - Abandoned http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150122/NEWS/150129795/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:16:49 +0000 Kathleen Kjolhaug http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150122/NEWS/150129795/1007/OPINION Granlund cartoon: Deflated footballs http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150121/NEWS/150129846/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:36:49 +0000 http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150121/NEWS/150129846/1007/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: A call for independent investigation of officer-related shootings http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150121/NEWS/150129913/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jan 2015 10:51:49 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150121/NEWS/150129913/1007/OPINION Kent Bush: The keys to decoding the State of the Union address http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150121/NEWS/150129934/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jan 2015 08:34:27 +0000 By Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150121/NEWS/150129934/1007/OPINION Granlund cartoon: Pope and family advice http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150120/NEWS/150129947/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:54:13 +0000 http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150120/NEWS/150129947/1007/OPINION Editorial: What's new in the Daily times? Plenty http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150120/OPINION/150129954/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:26:37 +0000 Mike Christopherson http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150120/OPINION/150129954/1007/OPINION EDITORIAL: Newsroom's '5 Things' tackles Willhite's appointments, MLK Jr. Day, the Patriots, new driver's ed rules, and, of course, pet spas http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150119/OPINION/150119641/1007/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:37:26 +0000 Times Staff http://www.crookstontimes.com/article/20150119/OPINION/150119641/1007/OPINION