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Saturday Morning Live for April 13, 2013

Host Kris Halterman discusses the Catholic Community Services (CCS) project with Emily Weaver and Council Member, Barbara Brenner; to build a 42 unit facility for the homeless, mentally ill and drug addicted. The project is slated to cost $9M over two phases.  Phase 1 is to build the 42 units; 22 units for the chronically homeless and 20 units for the mentally ill and drug addicted.  Phase 2 is for the development and construction of the CCS social service offices. (Click link here for COB resolution 2012-2 for the CCS project)  

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Saturday Morning Live for April 6, 2013

From 8:00am to 9:00am; Host Kris Halterman discusses this weekend’s CERA/CERF Northwest Educational Conference at the Best Western Lakeway Inn, Saturday, April 6th 2013, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Discussion will cover who, what and why CERA/CERF was formed and how their mission relates to local issues like the current request for to give trust status to property located by Interestate 5, to the Lummi Tribe and current water resource planning in Whatcom County for all water purveyors. From 11:00am to Noon; SML Host Kris Halterman joins Dick Donahue’s show, “Wealth Wake-up Live,” to interview the featured speakers of the CERA/CERF conference. Listen to Saturday Morning Live (4/6/2013) Listen to Wealth Wake-up Live (4/6/2013)  

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Saturday Morning Live for March 30, 2013

Host Kris Halterman discusses the Automotive United Trades v. State of Washington, with the Automotive United Trades Organization, Executive Director, Tim Hamilton.  Joining Kris in studio is former County Councilman Marlene Dawson and by phone, Elaine Willman, author of “Going to Pieces, the dismantiling of the United States of America.” Related Item: Host Richard Donahue discusses the upcoming: CERA/CERF – Northwest Educational Conference, April 6th, 2013; from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, with CERA conference co-ordinator Tom Williams.  The focus of this confernce will be Federal Indian Policy as it relates to public land and water rights.

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Saturday Morning Live for March 23, 2013

Jacob Deschenes and Karl Uppiono host the 42nd district Senator Ericksen and Representatives Overstreet and Buys to discuss Legislative updates.  

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Saturday Morning Live for March 16, 2013

Host Kris Halterman talks with John Evans and Ed Kilduff of San Juan County about Community Land Trusts and the new Green Economy.  

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Saturday Morning Live for March 9, 2013

Host Kris Halterman talks with Glenn Morgan, Jami Lund and Jeff Rhodes of the Freedom Foundation about the Lake Whatcom Reconveyance and proposed bills in the state legislature. SML Podcast 030913

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Saturday Morning Live for March 2, 2013

Host Kris Halterman interviews Ben and Jessica Elenbaas on the proposal to allow Agricultural Packing Facilities (livestock slaughtering) on rural ag land, for the purposes of promoting agricultural diversity, sustainability and marketplace development of USDA compliant facilities.

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Saturday Morning Live for Feb 23, 2013

Hosts Kris Halterman & Lorraine Newman interview Denise Costanton (owner) of Brigadoon Service Dogs and Jason Haack (volunteer veteran).

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Saturday Morning Live for Feb 16, 2013

Host Kris Halterman talks to Planning Commissioner, Dave Onkels. Commissioner Onkels gives an update with the current status and results of the Whatcom County Hearing Examiner’s decision on the “Fenton property rights appeal.” The second half of the program, Host Kris Halterman, talks to Larry Helm and Wes Kentch, Whatcom County Cattlemen and Jack Fields, Executive Vice-President of the Washington State Cattleman’s Assoc., with an update on the status of wolves in Whatcom County and Washington State.

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Saturday Morning Live for Feb 9, 2013

Host Kris Halterman talks with Bob Williams, president of State Budget Solutions, about the federal government being on a fiscally unsustainable path.  

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