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Opinion Line (March 22)

How unfair are property taxes? Home and real property values go up and down with the market, but unless the property is sold, the owners don’t realize a dime to pay the increased taxes.

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Opinion Line (March 21)

How to fix Obamacare: Cover everyone for everything; give your insurance premiums to the government in taxes; cut out the insurance companies' profits; and have half the overall cost. It works all the time.

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Opinion Line (March 20)

An unsure future water supply and poor streets are not some of those quirky little things that endear folks to Wichita and attract newcomers. They are serious problems. We should build a few more entertainment venues to hide them.

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Lagerald Vick said he told Carlton Bragg before the game he'd try a 360 dunk. Their coach, Bill Self, said Vick was fortunate that he made it.
Video by Chris Fickett | Photos by Rich Sugg The Kansas City Star
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