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Saturday Morning Live for Jan. 23, 2016

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. 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. Quoted from Cascadia Weekly’s Community Posting by, Matt Petryni, January 20, 2016 The comprehensive plan update is an opportunity to protect productive farmlands and beautiful forests from the destruction wrought by urban sprawl. Land is finite and we are in a position to use this resource well as long as we plan for the growth we are expecting. While it may not line the pockets of the real estate speculators that brought about America’s housing crisis, restricting the expansion of urban growth areas will serve the interests of the public and future generations. And then, there are fossil fuels. The fact that Whacom County is the prime location for exporting the continent’s …

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Saturday Morning Live for Jan. 16, 2016

Host Kris Halterman will be joined by Kaeley Triller to discuss the little known law which took effect in January 2016, which enforces the right of trans-gendered individuals to use locker-rooms, restrooms, and other facilities that are normally designated exclusively for female, male, or mixed family use. The law affects both public and private facilities to comply with it. What is this law in its entirety? How is it affecting public and private entities? How did this happen? And what can people expect to happen in the future? Can it be fixed?  

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Saturday Morning Live for Jan. 9, 2016

Part 1: Lorraine Newman and Hugh Foulke will talk about the “Constitutional Knowledge Bowl.” Joining them will be Shanna Leyenhorst and Julia vanDriel, to talk about the CKB and partake in a fun constitutional quiz with Hugh. The CKB will be hosted by; Whatcom County Citizens for Freedom and the Rome Grange, on Feb. 27th, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Part 2: Host Kris Halterman is joined by Julie Carney and Bill Geyer, to discuss the Lincoln Park Senior Community development slated for Birch Bay, Washington. Whatcom County Planning denied their permit and it goes to court on Jan. 12th, 2016 to be adjudicated. Tune-in to learn about their facility, why W.C. Planning denied the permit and how you can help.

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Saturday Morning Live for Jan. 2, 2016

Today’s show was not broadcast in it’s entirety due to problems with the stations transmitter. The full podcast will be made available once it’s posted to the KGMI Sound Cloud site. My humble apology to the listeners who tuned-in today. ~ Kris Halterman 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.

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Saturday Morning Live for Dec. 26, 2015

Host Kris Halterman interviews Gary Knaus (Whatcom County Cattlemen’s Assoc.) and Larry Helm (Whatcom Conservation District Supervisor) about how we keep Farmers on the farm? The number of farms in Whatcom County and Washington State are shrinking…Why?

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Saturday Morning Live for Dec. 19, 2015

Today’s show is all about Christmas. The first part of the show we will be honored by the caroling of the 8:30 AM Choir (aka: the Sacred Heart Carolers). The second part of the show is all about chocolate. The owners of Raw Cha Cha Chocolat will share their story of entrepreneurship and love of chocolate. What Child is This? What Child is this, who, laid to rest, on Mary’s lap is sleeping? Whom angels greet with anthems sweet while shepherds watch are keeping? This, this is Christ the king, Whom shepherds guard and angels sing; haste, haste, to bring him laud, the babe, the son of Mary Why lies he in such mean estate where ox and ass are feeding? Good Christian, fear; for sinners here The silent Word is pleading. Nails, spear shall pierce him through, the cross be borne for me, for you; hail, hail the Word made flesh, the babe, the son of Mary. So bring him incense, gold and myrrh; Come peasant, king, to own him, The King of kings’ salvation brings; let loving hearts enthrone him. Raise, raise the song on high, the virgin sings her lullaby; joy, joy for Christ is born, the …

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Saturday Morning Live Dec. 12, 2015

Part 2: Host Kris Halterman is joined by Paul Driessen and Ron Arnold, co-authors of “Cracking Big Green.” Who is funding Big Green? The $1.5 trillion money machine funding the Climate Crisis Industry, the billionaire donors, their Big Government connections, and why it matters. With the media’s focus on the Paris Climate Talks, Paul and Ron discuss global warming exaggerations and fabrications, the climate gabfest in Paris, and how the impacts of a binding new climate treaty would have on America and the world.

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Saturday Morning Live for Dec. 5, 2015

Host Kris Halterman is joined by Paul Driessen and Ron Arnold, co-authors of “Cracking Big Green.” Who is funding Big Green? The $1.5 trillion money machine funding the Climate Crisis Industry, the billionaire donors, their Big Government connections, and why it matters. With the media’s focus on the Paris Climate Talks, Paul and Ron discuss global warming exaggerations and fabrications, the climate gabfest in Paris, and how the impacts of a binding new climate treaty would have on America and the world.  

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Saturday Morning Live for Nov. 21, 2015

Host Kris Halterman will interview Paul Driessen, of CFACT.org about his most recent article, “Terrorism and a cold winter refugee crisis.” Who or What is really responsible for the unrest and refugee nightmare occurring around the world?   

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Saturday Morning Live for Nov. 14, 2015

Host Kris Halterman will interview Gene Goldsmith. Gene Goldsmith (former WA State Representative) is actively involved with a number of Veterans groups in Whatcom County and around the State. Gene will share all of the different groups and activities happening in Whatcom County for Veterans of the United States.

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