Saturday Morning Live
Saturdays from 8 – 9am
Hosted by Kris Halterman and sponsored by Asset Advisors.
Host Kris Halterman and guest Sibyl Bogardus of Hub International discuss the impacts of the Affordable Care Act on small business compliance, and on individual tax payers.
Host Kris Halterman interviews Ray Baribeau on what’s happening in Whatcom County to help provide real help to those with mental health issues. Then, Karen Marion tells about SOLD, the human trafficking experience and Hope For Justice.
Bellingham Christian Schools student Tenley Swope and Nate Collins preview their knowledge and preparation for the Constitutional Knowledge Bowl.
“The American’s are Coming.” Host Kris Halterman interviews Allen Brown, Kerry Whitworth, Liz Thistle, and Eric Broussard, about the Washington State Chapter of Liberty Watch.
Host Kris Halterman interviews Glen Morgan, President of We the Governed, about his project to uncover government corruption in the State of Washington.
Host Kris Halterman talks about the petition drive underway to save Intalco jobs; then she interviews former KGMI host and potential Redistricting Committee Representative, Brett Bonner. It is a broad conversation about what redistricting is, the goals and set up of the people appointed to the committee, the time-line, pitfalls to watch out for, and what does a successful redistricting plan look like?
Part 1: Host Kris Halterman interviews Krystal Garmon and Mike Hudson, about the needs of the mentally ill in Bellingham/Whatcom County and a new service available to all Whatcom County residents; the Compass Health – Crisis Prevention and Intervention Team.Compass_Health_logo
Part 2: Host Kris Halterman interviews Tony Larson about the importance of public participation in the 2016 Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan update, and the actions of RE Sources and the Lummi Nation to implement a moratorium on fossil fuel exports and industry expansion at the Cherry Point Industrial sites.
Host Kris Halterman is joined by Kaley Triller to discuss the little known 2016 law enforcing the right of trans-gendered individuals to use locker rooms and rest rooms of their choice, and penalizing those who object for questioning the choice. Kaylee Triller resigned her position with the Pierce and Kitsap County YMCA, over objections to their spearheading of the effort.
Saturday Morning is all about the Constitution as students from Cornerstone Christian perform on a Constitution Quiz to remind us of the importance of this founding document.
Whatcom Family Farmers – Scott Bedlington and Gerald Baron join the host to talk about the new Watershed Improvement Districts (WID) and Whatcom Family Farmers. All Whatcom family farmers are united in protecting the future of farming. The most immediate threats: potential litigation against dairy farmers and Ecology regulations that would devastate the industry. Learn more about these threats and how you can help.