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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Scam Money Pocket

PM Bellingham 3/5/14

Bellingham Police talk about some scams they are hearing about and how to avoid them, NBC’s Herb Weisbaum talks about why some people fall for scams, and Western Washington University wants to help businesses export to Latin American markets.

coal train

PM Bellingham 3/4/14

A new study shows the real dangers coal trains would pose for Whatcom County, Radio Real Estate host Mike Kent explains why local home prices are up, and ABC talks about a new drug sweeping the nation that’s legal in some states.

olympia

PM Bellingham 3/3/14

The Washington Tourism Alliance explains a new bill that would study new ways for the state to spend on tourism, ABC explains why Jennifer Lawrence is so popular, and two local women are working to keep the Whatcom County Women’s division of the Ski To Sea Race alive.

snow on plant

PM Bellingham 2/28/14

Meteorologist Larry Rice talks about the possibility of more snow coming to Whatcom County, it’s time for high school basketball playoffs, and a former DEA chief talks about Washington’s legalization of pot.

homeless man

PM Bellingham 2/27/14

The director of the Whatcom Homeless Service Center talks about local and statewide efforts to combat homelessness, Bellingham Police are looking for tips about a shooting in the Sunnyland neighborhood, and an organizer tells us what to expect at this weekend’s Whatcom County Home and Garden Show.

food bank

PM Bellingham 2/26/14

Local food banks see a rise in demand after Congress cut Food Stamps, the ConsumerMan Herb Weisbaum says more banks are willing to refinance your student loans, and “Son of God” comes to a theater near you.

blood donation

PM Bellingham 2/25/14

Whatcom County Sheriff’s deputies find a collection of stolen antique guns, BioLife Plasma Services is opening a new blood donation center in Bellingham, and ABC talks with Best Director-nominee Martin Scorsese about “Wolf of Wall Street.”

Photo from Duane DeWaard. Nooksack Sat. a.m. pushing 9 inches of snow

PM Bellingham 2/24/14

KGMI’s Dillon Honcoop describes the snow affecting North Whatcom County, the Port of Bellingham gives an update as work on the airport ends and work on the waterfront begins, and a Western Washington University professor tells us about her new book.

helicopter-spraying

PM Bellingham 2/21/14

The Bellingham City Council will vote on a resolution fighting for veterans affected by Agent Orange, a famous author is coming to the Bellingham Public Library, and there’s still spots available for the 10th annual Free Dental Exam and Sealant Day.

olympic ski

PM Bellingham 2/20/14

Bellingham Police are looking for the man involved in a string of voyeurism at Western Washington University Police, and Sports Director Doug Lange tells us how a Bellingham native and skier placed in the Winter Olympics.

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