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.

Send Tracy your topics and sound-off on an issue.

blood donation

PM Bellingham 2/25/14

Whatcom County Sheriff’s deputies find a collection of stolen antique guns, BioLife Plasma Services is opening a new blood donation center in Bellingham, and ABC talks with Best Director-nominee Martin Scorsese about “Wolf of Wall Street.”

Photo from Duane DeWaard. Nooksack Sat. a.m. pushing 9 inches of snow

PM Bellingham 2/24/14

KGMI’s Dillon Honcoop describes the snow affecting North Whatcom County, the Port of Bellingham gives an update as work on the airport ends and work on the waterfront begins, and a Western Washington University professor tells us about her new book.

helicopter-spraying

PM Bellingham 2/21/14

The Bellingham City Council will vote on a resolution fighting for veterans affected by Agent Orange, a famous author is coming to the Bellingham Public Library, and there’s still spots available for the 10th annual Free Dental Exam and Sealant Day.

olympic ski

PM Bellingham 2/20/14

Bellingham Police are looking for the man involved in a string of voyeurism at Western Washington University Police, and Sports Director Doug Lange tells us how a Bellingham native and skier placed in the Winter Olympics.

Sunrise sortie

PM Bellingham 2/19/14

KGMI Legal Analyst and former soldier Jeffery Lustick explains why some members of the Air Force are in hot water, Washington state decreases space for marijuana growers, and satisfaction with online shopping is down.

generic traffic light

PM Bellingham 2/18/14

A Seattle Firefighter living in Ferndale is charged with raping a teenage girl, Bellingham Police are stepping up traffic enforcement at some local intersections, and “beer pong” is boosting business at a local bar.

credit card

PM Bellingham 2/14/14

The ConsumerMan Herb Weisbaum talks about new fraud-resistant smart cards, and the Whatcom County Health Dept. reopens the Bellingham Applebee’s restaurant after an “extremely virulent” illness.

trees in snow

PM Bellingham 2/13/14

The Northwest Avalanche Center talks about avalanche safety after a Bellingham man dies in a snowslide in Oregon, Bellingham Police talk about new technology their using to help find missing persons, and Leslie Kennedy from shopathome.com has some advice for Valentines Day.

house for sale

PM Bellingham 2/12/14

Glen Crellin with the Center for Real Estate Studies at UW talks about their latest housing market snapshot, Pete Coy tells us about this year’s plans for the Ski To Sea Race, and a new report says stay-at-home dads are becoming the new norm.

Slaughterhouse

PM Bellingham 2/10/14

The Ferndale School District has a bond measure on the ballot as they deal with a broken boiler, and Whatcom County Council member Ken Mann discusses slaughterhouses and the proposed coal-shipping terminal.

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Oregon picked to win Pac-12 in preseason poll

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The Washington Huskies and Washington State Cougars were picked to finish 3rd and 5th respectively in the North Division.

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AP source: Chiefs, Charles reach 2-year deal

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Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (25) runs the ball against the Denver Broncos in the second quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, in Denver.

The six-year NFL veteran ran for 1,287 yards and 12 touchdowns last year as the Chiefs reached the playoffs.

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GM recalls 717K vehicles, not for ignition switches

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General Motors Co. announced six recalls covering more than 700,000 vehicles in the United States for varying reasons.

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Seattle’s Sidney Rice announces his retirement

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice looks for the call against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice is retiring from the NFL after an injury-plagued career that included issues with concussions

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Senate panel approves Veterans Affairs nominee

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Bob McDonald, President Obama's choice to run the VA, looks set for an easy Senate confirmation.