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Cascadia News Now
KMRE 102.3 FM Spark Radio

Lively discussion on news and issues in and around Bellingham and the Pacific Northwest.
Hosts: Dave Willingam, Tim Johnson, Stephanie Kountouros and guests.
Wednesdays, 5:30 pm and Sundays, 11:00 a.m. on KMRE 102.3 FM Bellingham, WA and KMRE.org
Tuesdays at 6 pm and Thursdays at noon on KAVZ 102.5 FM Van Zandt, WA.

Cascadia News Now (Total: 80 episodes)

In what promises to be one of the most interesting races this season, James Erb is running for the County Prosecutor seat which is an open race for the first time in decades. 

42nd LD State Senate Candidate Tim Ballew in a candidate conversation about his experience, passion and position on the issues.

CNN Ep 212 3 28 18


 CNN Citizen Journalist Brooks Collins produced this report on the rally. 

CNN Ep 211 3 21 18


Joe Teehan of KGMI and "The Joe Show" joins the show to talk about WA State Leading the way on Voting Rights, protection against sexual harassment, orcas and more.

CNN Ep 210 3 14 18


The death throes of the WA State Leg Session, labor, and the future(?) of unions. Guests: Rosalinda Guillen,, Executive Director of C2C and Michele Stelovich NW WA Labor Council

CNN Ep 209 03 07 18


International Women's Day all-woman roundtable: Women activists Rosalinda Guillen, Elizabeth Darrow,  Malora Christensen and Catherine Chambers on women as leaders of movements, women fighting together, the history of IWD and how we are evolving to fight in the current climate.

CNN Ep 208 2 28 18


Bellingham Police Chief David Doll on I-940, WA State's Initiative to change how officers who have fatally shot state citizens are prosecuted. Also: jails, funding, the meaning of "community policing" and his vision for the future of the Bellingham Police Department.

Squalicum Student Adam Carlson speaks at the Bellingham Schools Rally and Walkout.