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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.
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.
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.
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.
Meteorologist Larry Rice tells us temperatures will soon warm up in the Bellingham area, a local woman’s side business becomes her full-time job thanks to GoDaddy, and ABC has the latest details on the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
A bill in the state legislature might lower taxes on hard liquor, Pass the Hat is helping a local family who lost their home in a fire, and the Mount Baker Ski Area tells us how they’re preparing for the Legendary Banked Slalom event.
KGMI’s Dillon Honcoop reports from today’s Seahawks parade in Seattle, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll thanks the 12th Man during a rally after the parade, and The ConsumerMan Herb Weisbaum warns us about some of the latest phone scams.
U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell says the Farm Bill approved by Congress will help Washington State, Bellingham Police arrest a man suspected in a recent string of bike thefts, and Seattle is holding a parade to celebrate the Seahawks’ Super Bowl victory.
Lynden’s Police Chief talks about a woman who’s accused of stealing from an adult care home where she worked, a Blaine man describes his trip to the Super Bowl, and a group of Denver Bronco fans react to their team’s loss to the Seahawks in the big game.
Sports Director Doug Lange discusses the Seahawks inevitable Super Bowl win, ABC talks with Macklemore about his recent success and struggles, and KGMI’s Joe Teehan talks with Greg Stone from JACK-FM in Denver about being a Broncos fan.