Podcasts: PM Bellingham

PM Bellingham

PM Bellingham

Weekday afternoons from 5 – 6pm
Tracy Ellis and Peter Wagner bring you the latest news and the most compelling interviews of the day with the people behind the stories.

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On June 10, 1999 an Olympic Pipe Line Company pipeline ruptured and spilled over 236,000 gallons of gasoline into Hanna and Whatcom Creeks.  Photo courtesy of City of Bellingham

PM Bellingham 6/9/14

The Lynden School District is looking into how 3 quotes from Adolf Hitler made into the yearbook, local churches are marking 15 years since the Bellingham’s tragic pipeline explosion, and young adults can get their heart checked Tuesday at Ferndale High School.

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PM Bellingham 6/6/14

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray talks about gun violence after the shooting at Seattle Pacific University, KGMI’s Joe Teehan talks with a participant of the Bellingham World Naked Bike Ride, and Shawn Statham talks about the 2014 Charity Youth Football Camp and Humor For Hunger event.

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PM Bellingham 6/5/14

A gunman opens fire at Seattle Pacific University, NFL quarterback Jake Locker talks about some charity causes he’s supporting in Whatcom County, and an organizer tells us about the Farmer’s Day Parade happening in Lynden Saturday, June 7.

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PM Bellingham 6/4/14

KGMI Legal Analyst Jeffery Lustick talks about what Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl could face if the Army finds that he deserted, a disabled veteran and Ski to Sea racer talks about an incident on an Alaska Air flight, and the owner of Billy McHale’s in Bellingham says the restaurant is closing at the end of the month.

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PM Bellingham 6/3/14

The president of Aerotech Golf describes the product they make in Bellingham, Semiahmoo Resort Golf & Spa kicks off a new activity for the summer, and the BBB has some tips to help you avoid re-doing remodels and home repairs.

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PM Bellingham 6/2/14

President Obama talks about the proposed new EPA carbon pollution rules, the Puget Sound Partnership talks about a panel in Bellingham on ocean acidification and fish conservation, and the American Cancer Society tells us about the North Whatcom Relay For Life.

Gas Pump

PM Bellingham 5/30/14

An expert says Canada’s carbon tax is causing BC drivers to fill up in Washington, an alcohol watchdog group says Bellingham’s beer industry is not all positive, and the Bellingham Seahawkers booster club is holding a fundraiser for victims of the Oso Mudslide.

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PM Bellingham 5/29/14

Bellingham\Whatcom County Tourism honors local businesses for bringing tourists to our area, the chairman of Bellingham Beer Week talks about the impact of beer on local tourism, and Woods Coffee begins roasting all of its coffee in Whatcom County.

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PM Bellingham 5/28/14

Bellingham Police describe a SWAT operation that results in the safe recovery of two children, State Rep. Vincent Buys talks about a May 29th meeting on “Water Solutions for Whatcom County,” and ConsumerMan Herb Weisbaum explains how to avoid getting scammed on a vacation home.

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PM Bellingham 5/27/14

Bellingham Police describe the deadly suspected drunk-driving crash that happened downtown early Monday, Drayton Harbor Oyster Company talks about shellfish health in the bay, and President Barack Obama says the U.S. will conclude its combat mission in Afghanistan this year.

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