C-Span picks Bellingham for ‘Cities Tour’

KGMI News Reporting
By Mike Curtiss

BELLINGHAM, Wash. – The non-profit TV channel C-Span, known for bringing Congress into living rooms across the country, has picked Bellingham to be part of its “C-Span Cities Tour.”

Producer Ashley Hill says the cities tour brings local stories and history to a national audience.

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Hill says Bellingham was chosen because of its unique history and rich literary culture.

A film and production crew from C-Span will arrive in Bellingham on December 9.

They’ll be here for about a week to meet with local historians, authors, and civic leaders.

The features they produce  will air January 4 and 5 on C-Span 2 and 3.