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Whatcom Report

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The Whatcom Report 6/23/13

Loni Rahm with Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism discusses the good news of the Skagit River bridge being open again with…

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The Whatcom Report 6/16/13

Windermere Realtor Mary Kay Robinson talks about Bellingham’s proposed landlord licensing ordinance with Perry Eskridge, Government Affairs Director for the…


The Whatcom Report 6/2/13

Guest host Guy Occhiogrosso with the Ferndale Chamber of Commerce talks with Jim Pettinger with International Market Access and Mike…

Vote Election

The Whatcom Report 5/19/13

Host Ken Oplinger talks about the candidate filing deadline for Whatcom County elections, Costco and other major retail development in Bellingham and Ken’s Final Thoughts.


The Whatcom Report 5/12/13

Ken Oplinger with the local Chamber of Commerce talks about monthly economic updates, why waterfront redevelopment wont kill downtown Bellingham, and more.


The Whatcom Report 5/5/13

Ken Opliner discusses Bellingham Mayor Kelli LInville’s economic development editorial, good news about the border, and more.

Recent Headlines

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Colon overpowers Seattle in New York’s 3-2 win

New York Mets starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Seattle Mariners in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in Seattle.

Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game giving up a single to Robinson Cano with two outs in the seventh inning. Mariners drop series to Mets and have gone just 2-and-4 since the All-Star break.

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Oregon picked to win Pac-12 in preseason poll

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The Washington Huskies and Washington State Cougars were picked to finish 3rd and 5th respectively in the North Division.

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AP source: Chiefs, Charles reach 2-year deal

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (25) runs the ball against the Denver Broncos in the second quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, in Denver.

The six-year NFL veteran ran for 1,287 yards and 12 touchdowns last year as the Chiefs reached the playoffs.

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GM recalls 717K vehicles, not for ignition switches


General Motors Co. announced six recalls covering more than 700,000 vehicles in the United States for varying reasons.

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Seattle’s Sidney Rice announces his retirement

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice looks for the call against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice is retiring from the NFL after an injury-plagued career that included issues with concussions