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PM Bellingham

PM Bellingham

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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis perform during halftime of the NFL football NFC Championship game between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.

PM Bellingham 1/31/14

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.

A representative from the Skittles candy company poses with packages of a special "Seattle Mix" of the treat, which includes only blue and green candies, that were being handed out in a limited number to Seattle Seahawks fans following a rally for the team near the Space Needle Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks play the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl.

PM Bellingham 1/30/14

KGMI’s Legal Analyst breaks down the latest verdict in the Amanda Knox murder case, a Post Traumatic Stress Disorder specialist talks about a former marine accused of assaulting a man in his Bellingham home, and we have details on the Seahawks fan rally Friday at Civic Field.

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PM Bellingham 1/29/14

Congresswoman Suzan DelBene talks about the Farm Bill that passed the U.S. House, TheConsumerman Herb Weisbaum says college textbooks cost too much, and journalist Ed Wink tells us how people in Indianapolis feel about Payton Manning being back in the Super Bowl.

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PM Bellingham 1/27/14

The State Patrol says they’ll be looking out for drunk drivers on Super Bowl weekend, Judd & Black has tips on buying a TV for the big game, and ABC’s Jonathan Karl talks with the last survivors of Pearl Harbor.

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PM Bellingham 1/24/14

Labels Consignment store in Bellingham is celebrating a milestone, and a local family of Seahawks fans is sewing a giant 12th Man flag that will fly over Bellingham.

Justin Bieber's Mugshot From Miami-Dade Police Department

PM Bellingham 1/23/14

A state labor economist talks about the gradually-improving unemployment rate, KGMI’s legal analyst gives his take on Justin Bieber’s recent arrest, and a Broncos fan describes what it’s like to be in Seahawks country.

A football with the Super Bowl XLVIII logo is set on a mound of snow as an for an NFL photographer to make photos of it as workers shovel snow off the seating area at MetLife Stadium as crews removed snow ahead of Super Bowl XLVIII following a snow storm, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. Super Bowl XLVIII, which will be played between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks on Feb. 2, will be the first NFL title game held outdoors in a city where it snows.

PM Bellingham 1/22/14

The Whatcom County Sheriff gives an update on a murder investigation in Sudden Valley, the NFL says it’s going to be a cold Super Bowl, and Seattle Mariners announcer Rick Rizzs stops by KGMI on their Caravan tour.

radonmap

PM Bellingham 1/21/14

NBC reporter Herb Weisbaum joins the show to talk about identity theft, the state Dept. of Health releases a new radon risk map, and the Relay for Life of North Whatcom kicks off tonight.

Sherman podium NFC Championship

PM Bellingham 1/20/14

A cadaver dog searches a vacant building that burned in Mount Vernon, we play audio from Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech, and KPUG’s Doug Lange breaks down Seahawk Richard Sherman’s rant after Sunday’s NFC Championship game.

12 man rally

PM Bellingham 1/17/14

Hundreds of Seahawks fans show up for Cascade Radio Group’s 12th Man rally in Bellingham, KPUG Sports Director Doug Lange talks about the big game on Sunday, and KPUG’s Jennifer Zaremba talks about being a female Seahawks fan.

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in National

Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

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Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

in National

Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

in Entertainment

Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

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The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."

in Local Sports

Seattle Seahawks sign Wright to 4-year extension

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Seattle Seahawks K.J. Wright (50) gestures after a play against the New Orleans Saints in the second half of an NFL football game, Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in Seattle.

Wright is leading Seattle with 96 tackles this season, already a career-high, has two sacks and forced three fumbles.

in Local Sports

Viva Las Vegas! WWU hoops double-header on KPUG

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South Point Holiday Hoops Classic on KPUG: The Viking women play West Texas A&M at 1pm followed by the Viking men battling Tarleton State at 3:30pm.