Columns - Linn County Leader - Brookfield, MO http://www.linncountyleader.com linncountyleader.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:29:41 +0000 Kent Bush: A great idea that came a little too late http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160725/kent-bush-great-idea-that-came-little-too-late?rssfeed=true Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:50:12 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160725/kent-bush-great-idea-that-came-little-too-late Kent Bush: Trump misses opportunity to jump start his campaign http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160725/kent-bush-trump-misses-opportunity-to-jump-start-his-campaign?rssfeed=true Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:25:48 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160725/kent-bush-trump-misses-opportunity-to-jump-start-his-campaign Matthew T. Mangino: Why give criminals a second chance? http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160722/matthew-t-mangino-why-give-criminals-second-chance?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:04:17 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160722/matthew-t-mangino-why-give-criminals-second-chance Rick Holmes: Will Clinton’s reintroduction be more successful than Trump’s? http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160722/rick-holmes-will-clintons-reintroduction-be-more-successful-than-trumps?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:52:21 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160722/rick-holmes-will-clintons-reintroduction-be-more-successful-than-trumps Kent Bush: The RNC has been anything but boring http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160721/kent-bush-rnc-has-been-anything-but-boring?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:14:42 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160721/kent-bush-rnc-has-been-anything-but-boring Rick Holmes: Trump’s convention at mid-point: Other than the demagoguery, kind of dull http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160720/rick-holmes-trumps-convention-at-mid-point-other-than-demagoguery-kind-of-dull?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:56:28 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160720/rick-holmes-trumps-convention-at-mid-point-other-than-demagoguery-kind-of-dull Rick Holmes: On the streets, a celebration of diversity, not division http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160719/rick-holmes-on-streets-celebration-of-diversity-not-division?rssfeed=true Tue, 19 Jul 2016 16:53:49 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160719/rick-holmes-on-streets-celebration-of-diversity-not-division Arthur I. Cyr: Coup attempt underscores Turkey’s strategic roles http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160719/arthur-i-cyr-coup-attempt-underscores-turkeys-strategic-roles?rssfeed=true Tue, 19 Jul 2016 16:42:36 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160719/arthur-i-cyr-coup-attempt-underscores-turkeys-strategic-roles Matthew T. Mangino: Opioid abuse out of control, but not new http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160715/matthew-t-mangino-opioid-abuse-out-of-control-but-not-new?rssfeed=true Fri, 15 Jul 2016 20:35:17 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160715/matthew-t-mangino-opioid-abuse-out-of-control-but-not-new Kent Bush: You can’t handle the truth, at least not well http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160714/kent-bush-you-cant-handle-truth-at-least-not-well?rssfeed=true Thu, 14 Jul 2016 19:54:52 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160714/kent-bush-you-cant-handle-truth-at-least-not-well Kent Bush: Those who don’t vote in November may decide the winner http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160713/kent-bush-those-who-dont-vote-in-november-may-decide-winner?rssfeed=true Wed, 13 Jul 2016 15:47:16 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160713/kent-bush-those-who-dont-vote-in-november-may-decide-winner Arthur I. Cyr: NATO Summit underscores durable alliance http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160713/arthur-i-cyr-nato-summit-underscores-durable-alliance?rssfeed=true Wed, 13 Jul 2016 15:35:40 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160713/arthur-i-cyr-nato-summit-underscores-durable-alliance Kent Bush: This problem can’t be solved separately http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160708/kent-bush-this-problem-cant-be-solved-separately?rssfeed=true Fri, 08 Jul 2016 20:26:37 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160708/kent-bush-this-problem-cant-be-solved-separately Matthew T. Mangino: The 40th anniversary of the modern death penalty http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160708/matthew-t-mangino-40th-anniversary-of-modern-death-penalty?rssfeed=true Fri, 08 Jul 2016 15:35:17 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160708/matthew-t-mangino-40th-anniversary-of-modern-death-penalty Arthur I. Cyr: Canada-U.S. alliance as important as ever http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160706/arthur-i-cyr-canada-us-alliance-as-important-as-ever?rssfeed=true Wed, 06 Jul 2016 18:02:14 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160706/arthur-i-cyr-canada-us-alliance-as-important-as-ever Suzette Martinez Standring: Prayers are spiritual Valium http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160705/suzette-martinez-standring-prayers-are-spiritual-valium?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Jul 2016 17:27:48 +0000 Suzette Martinez Standring More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160705/suzette-martinez-standring-prayers-are-spiritual-valium Rick Holmes: Democrats take a stand by sitting down http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160701/rick-holmes-democrats-take-stand-by-sitting-down?rssfeed=true Fri, 01 Jul 2016 18:21:14 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160701/rick-holmes-democrats-take-stand-by-sitting-down Matthew T. Mangino: Supreme Court refuses to criminalize politics http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160701/matthew-t-mangino-supreme-court-refuses-to-criminalize-politics?rssfeed=true Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:08:07 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160701/matthew-t-mangino-supreme-court-refuses-to-criminalize-politics Arthur I. Cyr: Britain Votes to Leave Europe http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160629/arthur-i-cyr-britain-votes-to-leave-europe?rssfeed=true Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:44:59 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160629/arthur-i-cyr-britain-votes-to-leave-europe Kent Bush: Supreme Court ruling sets pro-life movement back a generation http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160628/kent-bush-supreme-court-ruling-sets-pro-life-movement-back-generation?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:33:16 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20160628/kent-bush-supreme-court-ruling-sets-pro-life-movement-back-generation