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Thursday, February 11, 2016

Whatcom County Council Considers Starting from Ground Zero on WC Jail

At last nights County Council meeting there was an item introduced to consider starting over on the entire Whatcom County Jail study, the $7 million dollar property that has been secured to build the future new jail upon, everything that Whatcom County taxpayers have spent millions of our hard earned dollars to move this project …

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Whatcom County Ag Needs Your Vote

Did you know there’s a countywide election happening in this March? Did you know that to vote in this election you need to request a ballot, or show up on election day to participate? Did you know what the make up of these public members are and how they are selected to have a seat on …

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

“Do As I Say … Not As I Do” Is Whatcom County about to Violate their Own Laws?

There is a little thing called the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan. You know. That pesky thing that’s currently under review for consideration and official approval in June of 2016. Apparently some public employees think it is okay to ignore those pesky things within the Growth Management Act (GMA) and what is currently in our Whatcom County Comp …

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Saturday Morning Live for Feb. 6, 2016

Host Kris Halterman will interview Glen Morgan, President of We the Governed, about his project to uncover government corruption in the State of Washington.

Monday, February 1, 2016

#SAVEINTALCO…Intalco Families Reach Out to Local Leaders for Help

#SAVEINTALCO…Intalco Families Reach Out to Local Leaders for Help On November 2nd 2015 Alcoa announced plans to curtail Intalco by late January 2016. So, late on Nov 24th, I, a handful of employees, and some other wives and significant others of employees at Intalco were discussing the curtailment on our Intalco FB group page…we decided …

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Saturday Morning Live for Jan. 30, 2016

Host Kris Halterman will interview former KGMI host and potential Redistricting Committee Representative, Brett Bonner. This will be a broad conversation about what redistricting is, the goals and set up of the people appointed to the committee, the time-line, pitfalls to watch out for, and what does a successful redistricting plan look like?    

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Last Night at County Council: RE Sources vs. Cherry Point Industry?

This year Whatcom County will put the final touches on what is called the Whatcom County Comprehensive Planning Document (Comp Plan). This planning document will be the playbook used to plan for the future growth of Whatcom County for the next 20 years. The Comp Plan is mandated by the Growth Management Act as a …

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Dear Whatcom County Council…

Here we are tonight…the purveyors of paranoia as some have recently said. Is it paranoid to think that the industries at Cherry Point are at risk? The soon to be finalized Whatcom County Comp Plan is the plan for which the residents and businesses of this County should be able to rely upon. The letter …

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

RE Sources Trains People on Talking Points for Tonight’s County Council Meeting

Last night RE Sources held a planning session to educate those in attendance on talking points, emotional connections, opportunity to show you care, and who you are…because you don’t want to argue with the Whatcom County Council…they just need your support to do the right thing. What is the right thing? RE Sources are pushing to …

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Saturday Morning Live for Jan. 23, 2016

Part 1: Host Kris Halterman interviews Krystal Garmon and Mike Hudson, about the needs of the mentally ill in Bellingham/Whatcom County and a new service available to all Whatcom County residents; the Compass Health – Crisis Prevention and Intervention Team. Part 2: Host Kris Halterman interviews Tony Larson about the importance of public participation in …

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Saturday Morning Live February 6, 2016

Host Kris Halterman interviews Glen Morgan, President of We the Governed, about his project to uncover government corruption in the State of Washington.

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Saturday Morning Live January 30, 2016

Host Kris Halterman talks about the petition drive underway to save Intalco jobs; then she interviews former KGMI host and potential Redistricting Committee Representative, Brett Bonner. It is a broad conversation about what redistricting is, the goals and set up of the people appointed to the committee, the time-line, pitfalls to watch out for, and what does a successful redistricting plan look like?

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Saturday Morning Live January 23, 2016

Part 1: Host Kris Halterman interviews Krystal Garmon and Mike Hudson, about the needs of the mentally ill in Bellingham/Whatcom County and a new service available to all Whatcom County residents; the Compass Health – Crisis Prevention and Intervention Team.Compass_Health_logo

Part 2: Host Kris Halterman interviews Tony Larson about the importance of public participation in the 2016 Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan update, and the actions of RE Sources and the Lummi Nation to implement a moratorium on fossil fuel exports and industry expansion at the Cherry Point Industrial sites.

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Saturday Morning Live January 16, 2016

Host Kris Halterman is joined by Kaley Triller to discuss the little known 2016 law enforcing the right of trans-gendered individuals to use locker rooms and rest rooms of their choice, and penalizing those who object for questioning the choice. Kaylee Triller resigned her position with the Pierce and Kitsap County YMCA, over objections to their spearheading of the effort.

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Saturday Morning Live January 9, 2016

Saturday Morning is all about the Constitution as students from Cornerstone Christian perform on a Constitution Quiz to remind us of the importance of this founding document.