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Saturday, February 28, 2015

Saturday Morning Live for Feb. 28, 2015

 Host Kris Halterman will get an update on ‘what’s happening in Olympia, from 42nd District, State Senator Doug Ericksen and 42nd District, State Representative Luanne Van Werven, during the first part of the show. The second half of the show Kris will be joined by Jason Mercier, Director of the Center for Government Reform with the Washington Policy ...

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Saturday Morning Live for Feb. 21, 2015

Hosts Kris Halterman is joined by Ed Kilduff and Glen Morgan to discuss Greenlink Bellingham. What is Greenlink and how will it affect you?   “Community Green Scape for the Future”

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The Bigotry of Low Expectations

I was talking with some young professionals last month who expressed concerns about a friend taking a job practicing medicine in Yakima. One concern was that the dating pool of eligible bachelors for her was too shallow. After all, “what was there to choose from but farmers?” And there you have it. The prevailing belief – ...

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Saturday Morning Live for Feb. 14, 2014

  Hosts Kris Halterman and Lorraine Newman talk about Valentine’s Day. The joy of finding love and making it last. Also joining Kris and Lorraine is ‘Andi Vann’ of Pure Bliss Desserts to talk about what it’s like to serve delectable delights on Valentine’s Day.            

Saturday, February 7, 2015

…establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common Defense…

“WE THE PEOPLE of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity…” Most of us recognize these words from the preface to our Federal Constitution. Our founders ...

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Saturday Morning Live for Feb. 7th, 2015

Hosts Kris Halterman interviews Gary Hagland (Skagit County CAPR) and Glen Morgan about the recent testimony and legislation being brought forward to address the In-stream flow rulings that has decimated Skagit County and other Counties in Washington.  

Friday, February 6, 2015

Charter Review Commission to be Presented with Proposal to Increase Council Compensation

The Charter Review Commission is in full-swing and there have been a number of important issues brought forward. The most obvious change that the Commission is being asked to consider is ‘District Voting,’ to establish equitable representation to insure that elected candidates work for and protect the District that they ‘live in,’ and represent the interests of that ...

Saturday, January 31, 2015

The Life of a Queen Bee – Faith, Patience and a Road of Rewards

Hosts Kris Halterman and Lorraine Newman will interview the Ms. Washington and Ms. British ColumbiaJob’s Daughters International Supreme and Grand Bethel Honor Queens (Jobie Queen). What it’s like? What are their responsibilities? And, why it’s so important to have programs like Jobies for the future of our Youth? While they use the book of Job from the Old Testament ...

Monday, January 26, 2015

Middle Class Economics Works

A Facebook conversation prompted by a comment from the State of the Union speech, “Middle class economics works,” caught my attention. Some in the conversation harked back to the 50’s and credited union shops and manufacturing jobs and increased spending for the rise of the Middle Class. To start with people had a different mindset. They were ...

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Saturday Morning Live for Jan. 24th, 2015

Host Kris Halterman will interview Glen Morgan and Ed Moats, to discuss the potential impacts of the Puget Sound Nearshore Ecosystem restoration Project (PSNERP) on Whatcom County property owners and farms.   

Podcasts

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Saturday Morning Live for 2/28/15

Kris talks ‘putting the public back in public hearings’ and those dastardly name only bills making their way through Olympia.

evergreens

Saturday Morning Live 2/21/15

Kris Halterman talks with hydrologist Ed Kildof and Freedom Foundation’s Glenn Morgan about how the new organization called GreenLink Bellingham…

pure_bliss

Saturday Morning Live 2/14/15

Kris Halterman talks with Andi Vann of Pure Bliss Desserts about their Valentine’s Day dessert crowd and then talks with…

skagit_river

Saturday Morning Live 2/7/15

Host Kris Halterman talks with Glenn Morgan and Gary Hagland of Skagit County CAPR about how in-stream flow laws are a threat…

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Saturday Morning Live 1/31/15

Host Kris Halterman talks with Miss British Columbia, Miss Washington and Washington’s Grand Bethel Honor Queen of Job’s Daughters International…