Podcasts: PM Bellingham

PM Bellingham

PM Bellingham

Monday – Friday from 5 – 6pm
Tracy Ellis and Alex Gray bring you compelling local news, talk and interviews.

Send Tracy your topics and sound-off on an issue.

gavel laying

PM Bellingham 12/15/14

Whatcom County has a new Superior Court judge, state auditors say more needs to be done to protect against cyber attacks, and an anonymous veteran angered by a burglary at a church pays for the repairs.

wind storm

PM Bellingham for 12/9/14

Extreme winter weather slams Northwest Washington, and the storm trouble isn’t over.

orca

PM Bellingham for 12/8/14

A local man hurt in a large crash on Hannegan died, and a Puget Sound orca found dead had a full term baby in its belly.

beer glass

PM Bellingham 12/12/14

A shooting outside a Portland high school injures four, we talk the big football games coming up, and our Beer of the Week is really two beers.

gas can

PM Bellingham 12/11/14

The state is considering a pay-by-the-mile gas tax, we hear about the 12 scams of Christmas, and the CIA director speaks out against the torture report.

credit card

PM Bellingham 12/10/14

Crazy weather continues to pelt western Washington with wind and rain, the U-S says it’ll be a year before Syrian fighters are ready to take on ISIS, and the Consumerman has some things to consider when thinking about getting that store credit card.

beer glass

PM Bellingham 12/5/14

Tracy broadcasts live from the Cigar Lounge at the Silver Reef Casino, we hear about the top football games this weekend, and Rolling Stone is apologizing for its University of Virginia rape story.

corks

PM Bellingham 12/04/14

Economists don’t seem worried about a drop in hiring this holiday season, more investigations into the NYPD chokehold death, and our Wine of the Week focuses on wine tasting parties.

oil tank

PM Bellingham 12/02/14

A report says more needs to be done to boost oil train safety, we talk with the Ferndale Food Bank about Giving Tuesday, and Congress pushes the NFL for more action on domestic violence.

Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker (10) stands with teammates during the playing of the national anthem before a preseason NFL football game between the Titans and the Washington Redskins on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

PM Bellingham 12/01/14

Health club Thrive makes some changes and local NFL boys Jake Locker and Michael Koenen are involved, the president in favor of more body cameras after the Ferguson shooting, and the Mariners have a new superstar.

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The Islanders swapped minor league forwards with Vancouver

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New York Islanders left wing Cory Conacher (89) moves the puck away from San Jose Sharks defensemen Justin Braun (61) and Marc-Edouard Vlasic (44) in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Uniondale, N.Y., Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014.

The Islanders also acquired forward Tyler Kennedy from San Jose for a conditional 2016 third-round pick, and swapped minor league forwards with Vancouver, exchanging Cory Conacher for Dustin Jeffrey.

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Harrington wins the Honda Classic in a playoff

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Padraig Harrington poses for photographers after winning the Honda Classic golf tournament, Monday, March 2, 2015, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Harrington defeated Daniel Berger in a two hole playoff.

Padraig Harrington captured his first PGA Tour title in more than six years on Monday when he birdied the final hole in regulation and then beat 21-year-old rookie Daniel Berger on the second hole of a playoff.

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Jordan, 2 other NBA owners join Forbes’ billionaire list

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Basketball legend Michael Jordan smokes a cigar while watching the fourball match on the first day of the Ryder Cup golf tournament, at Gleneagles, Scotland, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014.

Michael Jordan and two other NBA owners have joined Forbes' annual list of the world's billionaires.

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Seahawks reportedly sign linebacker Mister Alexander

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Carolina Panthers' Gary Barnidge (82) is tackled by Houston Texans' Mister Alexander (54) during the first half of a NFL preseason football game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012.

Alexander was an undrafted free agent in 2011. He played 14 games for the Texans in 2011-2012.

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Little known Tyler Harvey the national leader in D1 scoring

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Eastern Washington's Tyler Harvey, in air, celebrates with his teammates following an NCAA college basketball game against Indiana Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Bloomington, Ind. Eastern Washington won the game 88-86.

Tyler Harvey is mostly an unknown name outside of those in the Big Sky Conference but will go into the final week of the regular season as the leading scorer in all of Division I basketball.