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By The Dispatch On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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Discovery Channel’s ‘Last Outpost’ brings MacGyver skills to the Last Frontier, premieres April 17

Move over MacGyver. Discovery Channel’s all-new series LAST OUTPOST takes inventive ingenuity to the extreme in the treacherous turf of the Last Frontier. Backcountry builders Clint Greathouse and Todd Anderson More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, March 30th, 2018
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Discovery’s ‘Deadliest Catch’ season 14 starts April 10

The captains of the Bering Sea are setting sail in what will prove to be the roughest, toughest and most competitive crab season ever. The captains and crews are putting all their chips on the table to see who can More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
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Discovery Channel’s ‘Bering Sea Gold’ returns March 30

Discovery Channel’s hit series BERING SEA GOLD is back, and this summer mining season brings the heat and the highest gold totals in series history. Shawn, Emily, Kris and George are ready to take on the new “wild More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
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Science Channel sets ‘Mysteries of the Abandoned’ season 2 premiere for March 20

A Cold War anti-ballistic missile complex in the desolate plains of North Dakota. A Utopian city in Brazil built by Henry Ford. A prison complex in Cuba that once held Fidel Castro. These and other strange, yet More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, February 3rd, 2018
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The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act fails to pass cloture

On Monday, the US Senate voted on S. 2311, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. This legislation, which passed the House of Representatives last October, would have protected the lives of unborn children More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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Cigarette smoking down in the US: CDC

Overall, cigarette smoking among U.S. adults (aged ≥18 years) declined from 20.9 percent in 2005 to 15.5 percent in 2016. Yet, nearly 38 million American adults smoked cigarettes (“every day” or “some days”) More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, January 14th, 2018
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Discovery brings back the Dakota Boys for a new ‘Gold Rush’ spin-off: ‘Gold Rush Whitewater’

Gold miners Dakota Fred and his son Dustin are back – returning to McKinley Creek Alaska, determined to make a fortune no matter the risk. But to find the big gold payout, they’ll put their lives on the line More...

By Guest Author On Monday, December 11th, 2017
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Just How Bad is the US Debt Situation?

At a macroeconomic level, total US debt stands at $20, 593,984,866,096. That translates into an average debt of $63,097 per citizen, or $170, 423 per US taxpayer. From the government’s perspective, federal tax More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Discovery’s ‘Mega Week’ begins December 3rd

Discovery’s MEGA WEEK features premieres and supersized episodes of the network’s top series. The week-long programming block packs in 10 premieres – including fan-favorites GOLD RUSH, STREET OUTLAWS, ALASKA: More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, October 27th, 2017
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‘Homestead Rescue’ season 3 set for November 8 return on Discovery Channel

The Raney family is back to battle all that mother nature can throw at them as they come to the aid of desperate homesteaders across the nation in a dramatic new season of HOMESTEAD RESCUE. Father Marty, daughter More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, September 30th, 2017
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The final season of ‘Edge of Alaska’ begins on October 8

Discovery Channel returns to one of America’s last frontier towns for the final time… but the most epic journey is just beginning. Accessible only by dirt road and foot bridge, McCarthy, Alaska, is home to More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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Republicans failed their constituents as Obamacare repeal falls apart, Senate cancels vote on defunding Planned Parenthood

Senate Republicans decided today to scrap a vote on a proposed bill to repeal Obamacare and defund Planned Parenthood. Siding with Democrats, GOP members Susan Collins of Maine and Arizona’s John McCain joined More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 28th, 2017
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John McCain returns to Senate to betray GOP, constituents with Obamacare vote, pleases Planned Parenthood

Arizona Senator John McCain is again being touted as the “Maverick” by the mainstream press as he made a dramatic return to the U.S. Senate in time to vote on Obamacare. The twist is that McCain joined More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Hugh Hewitt blames failed Obamacare bill on Senators Rand Paul, Mike Lee, Susan Collins, Jerry Moran, Dean Heller, Ron Johnson

Conservative radio talk show host Hugh Hewitt placed all of the blame for the delayed Obamacare reform on U.S. Senators Rand Paul, Mike Lee, Susan Collins, Jerry Moran, Dean Heller and Ron Johnson. Hewitt blasted More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, May 5th, 2017
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Discovery Channel sets ‘Homestead Rescue’ season 2 premiere for June 14

Only the baddest and toughest can survive as homesteaders – those that quite don’t fit the bill get a little help from the Raney family. Craftsman and survival expert Marty Raney, along with his skilled son More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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Discovery’s set new true crime ‘Alaska Homicide’ series for a June 2 debut, explores high rate of cold cases

In the largely untouched landscape of Alaska, people go missing at an eerily high rate with more missing people per capita than any other state. It’s a place where people can vanish into the wilderness without More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
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Discovery Channel’s ‘Yukon Men’ season 6 begins on April 21

Deep in the remote interior of Alaska, 130 miles from the nearest city stands Tanana, a town on the brink of civilization. Since its founding, the only way in or out was by boat or plane, but all of that is about More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Sneak Peak: Discovery’s ‘Gold Rush Parker’s Trail’ premieres March 31

Between 1896 and 1899, more than 100,000 brave souls set out on a perilous journey into the frozen North on the legendary Klondike Gold Rush trail. Most never made it to the end. Killed or scared off by bears, treacherous More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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‘Deadliest Catch’ season 13 begins April 11 as fleet will go ‘further and deeper’

Over the past 12 years, the veteran captains of DEADLIEST CATCH thought they’ve seen it all. But this year proves to be like no other on record. Generations of fishermen have made a hard living setting out of More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Parker Schnabel to be center of focus for Discovery’s ‘Gold Rush Parker’s Trail’ starting March 31

Parker Schnabel of Discovery GOLD RUSH fame is about to attempt one of the most treacherous journeys of his life – by tackling the legendary Klondike Gold Rush trail. Between 1896 and 1899, more than 100,000 brave More...


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