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.

Have an idea for a story we should tell? Email Peter or Tracy or follow them on Twitter!

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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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PM Bellingham 5/23/14

Ski to Sea Race Director Pete Coy talks about the improved timing system that’ll be used in this year’s race, an organizer describes what’ll be at the Historic Fairhaven Festival after the race, and Dillon Honcoop explains how KGMI is able to provide complete coverage of the big race.

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PM Bellingham 5/22/14

Washington lawmakers join the call to get the NFL to change the name of the Redskins, two Ski to Sea teams honor a local man who died in an avalanche, and a Ski to Sea team organizer talks about a change in sponsorship.

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PM Bellingham 5/21/14

The Red Cross responds to 5 house fires in 4 days in Whatcom and Skagit County, Consumer Expert Herb Weisbaum talks about how the rising cost of health care is causing financial hardship, and the Seattle Seahawks visit the White House.

PM Bellingham 5/20/14

The Freedom Foundation is hosting a debate on carbon emissions cap and trade, a woman tells the story of how she moved to Bellingham to escape climate change, and an expert shares tips for stay-at-home moms who are returning to work.

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PM Bellingham 5/19/14

LifeCenter Northwest says the boy who died at Whatcom Falls will help save others through organ donation, a group of Lynden church members is opening a home for former prisoners, an expert shares several car insurance myths, and Estately has an odd list of the top search queries for our state.

KGMI's Bob Carter in the waist gunner postion--photo by Tim Maffia(web)

PM Bellingham 5/16/14

An analyst talks about some good and some bad reports on the U.S. economy that came out today, a production assistant talks about the locally-made documentary “Out Of Nothing,” and KGMI’s Bob Carter takes a flight on one of the last remaining B-17s from WWII.

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PM Bellingham 5/15/14

A WWU professor talks about a study showing a link between earthquakes and humans pulling water out of the ground, another brewery is opening soon in Whatcom County, Seifert & Jones Wine Merchants is turning 1 year old, and a film produced in Bellingham is making its world premiere.

Recent Headlines

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Bells win series with BlueJackets with second straight win 3-2

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Brice Longanecker recorded the win in relief.

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Report: Blazers assistant coach fired after Aldridge remarks

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Portland's president of basketball operations Neil Olshey confirmed the news to The Oregonian.

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A’s end home skid against King Felix, beat Mariners

Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin talks with umpires Adam Hamari, left, and Bill Miller, right, after the Texas Rangers' Carlos Corporan was given a base after being hit by a pitch from A's starter Kendall Graveman in the second inning of their baseball game Thursday, April 9, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Texas won the game 10-1.

The A's only scored twice off Hernandez but peppered him for 10 hits — the most he has allowed this season.

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Women’s World Cup: England beats Germany to finish 3rd

The England women's national team celebrating after beating Germany 1-0 in the 2015 Women's World Cup to earn 3rd place

England's victory over the top-ranked Germans came after a gut-wrenching 2-1 semifinal loss to Japan that was decided on an own goal on Wednesday.

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Wimbledon: Defending champ Kvitova upset, Federer advances

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic makes a return to Kurumi Nara of Japan during their singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

Madison Keys and Caroline Wozniacki also posted victories on the women's side.