Podcasts: PM Bellingham

PM Bellingham

PM Bellingham

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Tracy Ellis and Alex Gray bring you compelling local news, talk and interviews.

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PM Bellingham 6/26/13

State lawmakers still haven’t reached a budget deal with a shutdown set for next week, and Lynden makes it on…


PM Bellingham 6/25/13

An alert is issued about approaching weather in Whatcom County. And the Canadian Loonie drops to its lowest value in…


PM Bellingham 6/24/13

Lawmakers in Olympia say they are close to a budget deal and state workers won’t see layoffs, and a reporter…


PM Bellingham 6/20/13

The Dow Jones takes a nose dive and a local financial expert gives us his opinion, and a local Congresswoman…


PM Bellingham 6/19/13

I-5 Skagit River Bridge is open again and affected businesses are hoping for a recovery, and supporters of the Gateway…


PM Bellingham 6/14/13

The state legislature begins its second special session after failing again to pass a budget, and the death tax gets…

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PM Bellingham 6/13/13

Police round up 18 suspected drug dealers in Bellingham, and a warning for back-country hikers near the middle fork of…


PM Bellingham 6/12/13

A Kendall-area man is injured in a homemade fuel explosion, a water advocate weighs in on the state’s ruling on…


PM Bellingham 6/11/13

A local leader weighs in on the state’s ruling regarding rural water use in Whatcom County. Podcast: Play in new…


PM Bellingham 6/10/13

A Washington lawmaker reacts to the NSA digital spying scandal, the state legislature’s special session deadline approaches, and will taxes…

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US women rout Angola to finish pool play 3-0

USA's Sue Bird shares a light moment with teammate Maya Moore before a women's exhibition basketball game against Canada, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Bridgeport, Conn.

U.S. women's national team routed of Angola on Tuesday night and close out preliminary play at the women's world championship.

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Mariners to be aggressive adding bats in offseason

New Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon, right, answers a question as general manager Jack Zduriencik looks on at a news conference introducing McClendon Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in Seattle. McClendon spent eight patient seasons as a coach waiting for another opportunity to be a major league manager after his stint in Pittsburgh. The Mariners are giving McClendon that chance and formally introduced him on Thursday as their new manager.

After narrowly missing the postseason, the Mariners say they will raise payroll in 2015 and aggressively pursue offense during the offseason.

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Middle school team runs ‘Ugly Kardashian’ trick play


Lewis and Clark Middle School's football team gets tricky with a special play called the "Ugly Kardashian."

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Michigan AD apologizes for mistakes with QB injury

University of Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon, left, stands with new head football coach Brady Hoke at a news conference in Ann Arbor, Mich., Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011. Hoke becomes the 19th coach in the 131-year history of Michigan football and arrives in Ann Arbor after spending the past eight seasons as a head coach at Ball State and San Diego State.

Michigan A.D. Dave Brandon says a "serious lack of communication" led to ailing quarterback Shane Morris playing when he should not have.

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Raiders make Tony Sparano interim coach

Oakland Raiders assistant head coach Tony Sparano looks on before an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in East Rutherford, N.J.

The Oakland Raiders have promoted offensive line coach Tony Sparano to interim coach to replace the fired Dennis Allen.