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 for 6/8/15

A Bellingham bank is under investigation by the Office of Civil Rights in Seattle, some action could be forthcoming on a county jail plan, plus the mayor and police chief of Bellingham say a ‘holistic’ approach is needed to help the mentally ill and troubled in the community.

CORRECTS FROM CHIARA ROSE TO CHIARA D’ANGELO-In this Friday, May 22, 2015 photo provided by Reese Semanko, a woman identified as Chiara D’Angelo has suspended herself in a climbing harness from the anchor chain of the Royal Dutch Shell support ship Arctic Challenger in the harbor at Bellingham, Wash. Rob Lewis, spokesman for protest organizers Rising Tide Bellingham, said she was protesting Shell's plan for Arctic drilling. The Coast Guard said it has no plans to remove her but has impounded the activists' support vessels. The ship isn't scheduled to leave the port for several days.

PM Bellingham for 6/4/15

Citations are handed down to 4 protesters, two of whom chained themselves to the ‘Arctic Challenger,’ chocolate apparently tastes so bad because we want it so much (a Newsweek reporter explains), and it’s Washington Wine of the Week time! Dan Radil showcases a summer-friendly offering from Dynasty Cellars.


PM Bellingham for 6/3/15

The investigation into the E. coli outbreak continues, and a new link has been found, millennials are flooding out of college and (very unsuccessfully) looking for jobs, and Consumerman Herb Weisbaum warns of “cash advances.”

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PM Bellingham for 6/2/15

[News tease block], the cost of TV sports is going up and up (and showing no signs of stopping), and Kimball Gainor is back for another, even more salacious installment of “Kimball on Craigslist”

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PM Bellingham for 6/1/15

Deputies are searching for a drive-by shooter in the county, a 23-year fight over used tires continues between two Custer residents, and we find out what it would take to get Tracy, Peter, and Kimball to strip down for the Naked Bike Ride.

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PM Bellingham for 5/28/15

Scientists think the answer to the global food shortage is GMO’s, Kimball Gainor digs up the best of Craigslist with our “Kimball on Craigslist” segment, and Dan Radil has our Washington wine of the week.


PM Bellingham for 5/27/15

The local activist who chained herself to the Arctic Challenger talks about her motivation for protesting, Tracy sounds off on world-famous slow drivers in Bellingham, and more.


PM Bellingham for 5/26/15

With Tracy Ellis and Peter Wagner


PM Bellingham for 5/21/15

With Tracy Ellis and Peter Wagner


PM Bellingham for 5/20/15

With Tracy Ellis and Peter Wagner

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