Podcasts: PM Bellingham

PM Bellingham

PM Bellingham

Monday – Friday from 5 – 6pm
Tracy Ellis and Alex Gray bring you compelling local news, talk and interviews.

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FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2014 file photo, Attorney General Eric Holder speaks during an interview with The Associated Press at the Justice Department in Washington. Holder is resigning after serving as head of the Justice Department for six years.

PM Bellingham 9/25/14

Time to start teaching your children about money as early as possible, Attorney General Eric Holder resigns, and our Wine of the Week comes from the Walla Walla region.

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PM Bellingham 9/24/14

How to dig yourself out of a credit hole, more successful airstrikes on ISIS, and just because nearly everyone is mobile doesn’t mean desktop computers are dead.

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PM Bellingham 9/23/14

We hear from both sides of the picket line as Peacehealth St. Joseph caregivers and supporters rally for quality care, when it’s appropriate to use your cell phone, and Rosh Hashanah is coming up – more on what the holiday means.

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PM Bellingham 9/22/14

The Aloha Motel is condemned, a new study says winds are affecting the warming temperature in our region – not greenhouse gases, and how far is too far when it comes to disciplining your child.

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pauses as he speaks during a news conference Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in New York. Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl. The league has faced increasing criticism that it has not acted quickly or emphatically enough concerning the domestic abuse cases. The commissioner reiterated that he botched the handling of the Ray Rice case.

PM Bellingham 9/19/14

A possible murder in Maple Falls… a suspect is in custody, Friday night football overview, and the NFL commissioner says he made a mistake with Ray Rice.

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9/17/14 Debate between State Senator Doug Ericksen and Democratic candidate Seth Fleetwood

State Senator Doug Ericksen and his opponent Seth Fleetwood debate in Bellingham.

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PM Bellingham 9/16/14

A local journalist has a frightening fun-in in the Samish Way neighborhood, the president is sending 3,000 troops to Africa to fight Ebola, and both state Senator Doug Ericksen and his challenger Seth Fleetwood react to stories on taxes and the environment.

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PM Bellingham 9/15/14

UW is criticizing a study released by a rival university, a Bellingham man shoots and kills a neighbor’s dog for barking too much, and GM is in even more trouble over their faulty ignition switches.

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PM Bellingham 9/12/14

Charges for the teen accused of killing 6-year-old Jenise Wright, a look at some of the football games going on, and Beer Week is here.

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PM Bellingham 9/11/14

The legislature is held in contempt over education funding, the President comments on the anniversary of the September 11th attacks, and our tasty Wine of the Week.

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**FILE** Seattle Mariners' Bret Boone throws his bat after hitting a double against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning on Monday, April 14, 2003. It was announced Sunday, July 3, 2005, that Boone was cut by the Mariners after a half-season of struggles at the plate.

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Vanderbilt AD says Stallings’ outburst handled internally

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