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Morning Show 10/20/14

Should we be freaking out over Ebola?

Hazardous material cleaners prepare to hang black plastic outside the apartment in Dallas, Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, where Thomas Eric Duncan, the Ebola patient who traveled from Liberia to Dallas stayed last week. The crew is expected to remove items including towels and bed sheets used by Duncan, who is being treated at an isolation unit at a Dallas hospital. The family living there has been confined under armed guard while being monitored by health officials.

Morning Show 10/17/14

President Obama names a political hack as the nation’s “Ebola Czar”

President Barack Obama, right, next to Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell, speaks to the media about Ebola during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, with members of his team coordinating the government’s response to the Ebola outbreak.

Morning Show 10/16/14

Why did the CDC let a possible Ebola victim onto a commercial flight?

An ambulance carrying Amber Joy Vinson, the second health care worker to be diagnosed with Ebola in Texas, arrives at Emory University Hospital on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Atlanta. Vinson was one of the nurses who cared for Thomas Eric Duncan, who died at the Dallas hospital last week of the Ebola virus.

Morning Show 10/15/14

How did another American nurse get Ebola?

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray hands out pens after signing a resolution designating the second Monday in October as Indigenous People's Day, Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, in Seattle. Murray invited city council members and tribal leaders to the Monday afternoon signing ceremony for resolution, which the council approved a week earlier, designating it as a day to celebrate the culture and contributions of Native Americans. The second Monday in October is celebrated nationally as Columbus Day, which also has been a day to celebrate people of Italian heritage.

Morning Show 10/14/14

Will getting rid of Columbus Day hurt anyone?

FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2014 file photo, an election official checks a voter's photo identification at an early voting polling site in Austin, Texas. A federal trial opens Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, that will decide the fate of one of the nation’s most stringent voter ID laws. A judge will hear arguments on whether the law safeguards ballot integrity or discriminates against minorities by imposing a mandate that suppresses turnout.

Morning Show 10/10/14

If minority voters don’t have IDs, why is no one trying to solve that problem?

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Morning Show 10/9/14

An unbelievable case of religious discrimination in the name of “tolerance”

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Morning Show 10/7/14

What caused this morning’s tragedy on Hwy, 9 near Acme?

Hazardous material cleaners prepare to hang black plastic outside the apartment in Dallas, Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, where Thomas Eric Duncan, the Ebola patient who traveled from Liberia to Dallas stayed last week. The crew is expected to remove items including towels and bed sheets used by Duncan, who is being treated at an isolation unit at a Dallas hospital. The family living there has been confined under armed guard while being monitored by health officials.

Morning Show 10/3/14

Are we at risk of Ebola here in Whatcom County?

Italian-Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus is shown in this work by Italian painter Sebastiano Del Piombo.

Morning Show 10/2/14

Is renaming Columbus Day no big deal, or a ‘slippery slope’?

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