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Saturday, October 18, 2014

Saturday Morning Live for Oct. 18, 2014

Part 1: Perry Eskridge (WC Realtors Assoc. Executive Officer) on City of Bellingham’s Rental Registration: Part 2: Perry Eskridge (WC Realtors Assoc. Executive Officer), Guy Occhigrosso (CEO of The Chamber) and Tony Larson (President Whatcom Business Alliance) discuss the importance of leadership in Whatcom County:   Host Kris Halterman interviews Whatcom County Realtors Governmental Affairs ...

Saturday, October 11, 2014

A Day Off in the Life of a Business Owner

I received a message on Saturday during the Husky game, from my sister who is a small franchise owner. “Electricity out.  No fries, broiler, or coolers.  Went out around 1:00.  Still out, ordered generator. Have about 30 minutes until we have to throw away a cooler full of food. “ Lest we forget:  property taxes, ...

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Saturday Morning Live for Oct. 11, 2014

Jeff McClure Interview: Ericksen vs. Fleetwood Debate: Host Kris Halterman will moderate a debate between candidates for Commissioner of the W.C. Public Utilities Dist. 1, candidates Jeff McClure and Bob Burr in the 1st segment of the show. During the 2nd half of the program Kris will moderate a debate between candidates for the 42nd ...

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Skagit County Rural Well Owners fight for water. Meeting with Dept. of Ecology gives a nice presentation but no solutions!

Last week the rural property owners of Skagit County attended a packed Lincoln Theatre in hopes of learning something new, some type of hope that a solution to the exempt well moratorium is in the works. Their hopes were dashed as Department of Ecology’s Tom Loranger agreed that there’s plenty of water here. The Skagit ...

Saturday, October 4, 2014

A view from the farm at harvest time

According to a press release I received from the Montana Farm Bureau Federation, consumers are paying slightly more for food at the grocery store now than during the first half of 2014. American Farm Bureau Federation’s Semi-Annual Market Basket Survey found that the total cost of 16 food items that can be used to prepare ...

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Saturday Morning Live for Oct. 4, 2014

Ferndale Prop 1 debate: Jon Mutchler and Samuel Sefzik: 42nd District State Rep. Vincent Buys Interview: Host Kris Halterman will moderate a debate between Ferndale City Councilman, Jon Mutchler and Samuel Sefzik on the Ferndale Prop 1, gas tax proposal in the 1st segment of the program. For the 2nd half of the program Kris ...

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Saturday Morning Live for Sept. 27, 2014

CONGRESSIONAL DIST. 1 CANDIDATE, PEDRO CELIS INTERVIEW: 42ND DIST. WASHGINGTON STATE REPRESENTATIVE, POS. 1 DEBATE: VAN WERVEN vs. SIDHU: Host Kris Halterman will interview Pedro Celis, Congressional Dist. 1 candidate for Washington State in the 1st segment of the program. For the 2nd half of the program Kris will moderate a debate between candidates for ...

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Saturday Morning Live for Sept. 20, 2014

  Host Kris Halterman will interview Ken Clark of Freedom 560, Todd Hausman of Teachers United, Ed Kilduff of Common Sense Alliance and Glen Morgan of the Freedom Foundation to discuss the launching of SAVEnw.org    

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Saturday Morning Live for Sept. 13, 2014

Host Kris Halterman interviews Brad Owens (Co-Chair of the NW Jobs Alliance and former Pres. of the NW Washington Building & Construction Trades Council) about Cherry Point’s past, present and future; how it has shaped Whatcom County as the Industrial giant and economic driver for local businesses.   

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Ferndale to vote on gas tax increase as Ferndale City Council considers approval of an additional taxing authority for Parks

Last year the voters of Ferndale overwhelming rejected a massive tax increase for new capital projects for public schools. The voters did approve to tax themselves for a new library in 2012 and to increase their sales tax for road improvements through a special taxing mechanism called, Transportation Benefit District. Special Tax Districts allow people ...

Podcasts

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Saturday Morning Live for 10/18/14

Kris Halterman has a full studio today as she talks rental registration and what it means to be a leader in Whatcom County.

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Saturday Morning Live for 10/11/14

In the final debate series, host Kris Halterman talks with P.U.D. candidate Jeff McClure. Later, Republican State Senator Doug Ericksen and Democratic challenger Seth Fleetwood square off on bi-partisanship, residency, and more.

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Saturday Morning Live for 10/4/14

Host Chris Halterman continues her local candidate debate series.

Saturday Morning Live for 9-27-14

Host Kris Halterman kicks off the first of a multi-part candidate interview and debate series.

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Saturday Morning Live 9/20/14

Host Kris Halterman talks with Ed Kildof, Glenn Morgan, Ken Clark and Tod Hausman about the new local group Social…