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Host Vince Buys interviews Todd Myers, Director for the Center for the Environment for the Washington Policy Center, during part one of the program. Part two of the program Vince interviews Charlie Crabtree, of The Fourth Corner and Senator Doug Ericksen about Washington State's education funding. After McCleary and after Washington School Districts gave double digit increases to their schools and teachers; where will the shortfall in funding come from this year? Tax increases? Local levies reinstuted to fill the gap? McCleary 2.0? Tune-in to learn what's on the agenda for the Washington State Legislature this year.

A dear friend and someone I admired greatly passed on Dec. 9th, 2019; his name was Phillip Morgan, aka "Clean Phil." In January of 2017, I had the honor to interview Phil and share his amazing life full of adversity, sorrow, joy and success. As we pass through the holiday season meant for sharing, caring and giving, please take a moment to hear Phil's story and how he learned to make lemonade from the lemons in life. ~ Kris Halterman

Host Kris Halterman will interview retired Lt Col. Jim McKinney, who will share his insight and opinion on the  recent bombing of General Soleimani, of Iran. Also, have you heard of QAnon? Neither had Liberty Road. Kris and Jim will discuss what they know about the mission of this group.

Host Kris Halterman interviews Glen Morgan about his recent post exposing the wrongful termination of an internal auditor and the fraud that was exposed at Western Washington University with Ghost classes and credits.

Draining the swamp of corruption in San Juan County. Host Kris Halterman interviews Ed Kilduff and Nick Powers on the lawsuit against San Juan County government for failing to follow the law; to benefit themselves and their friends.

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mataio kraig kgmi2Local business, Ciao Thyme, has gone through a lot of growing pains over the years to establish itself as one of Bellingham's premier restaurants. Host Kris Halterman will interview Mataio Gillis (owner) and Kraig Halterman (Chef Extraordinaire) to learn about their story, their vision and more.

Guest Host Vince Buys interviews John (Westy) Westerfield, General Manager of Yeager’s and Lorraine Newman, board member of SAVE, on the importance of teaching economic principles, the role of business, and the role students/kids have in shaping a vibrant economy. 

Kris Halterman and Hans Erchinger-Davis discuss what is happening at the Lighthouse Mission to address homelessness in Whatcom County.

David Spring, Program Director for SAVE joins me to talk about two important issues. Why you need to be concerned about the explosion of "ransomware" happening at our public institutions. And, will the State of Washington mandate that we give them access to our personal vehicles to send us a monthly bill for road taxes and why you should be concerned if they do?

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This is the home page for our Saturday Morning Live Podcasts which are focused primarily on local issues. The 10 most recent podcasts on local issues are shown on this page with the rest on subsequent pages. While many podcasts include local, state and or national issues in the same podcast, we have placed the entire podcast in the category according to the most important topic discussed that morning. These podcasts are organized first by topic (Education, Economy, Politics, etc) and then by date with the most recent podcasts first.

This is the home page for our Saturday Morning Live Podcasts which are focused primarily on Washington State issues. The 10 most recent podcasts on Washington state issues are shown on this page with the rest on subsequent pages. While many podcasts include local, state and or national issues in the same podcast, we have placed the entire podcast in the category according to the most important topic discussed that morning. These podcasts are organized first by topic (Education, Economy, Politics, etc) and then by date with the most recent podcasts first.

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