2018 updates

So much has transpired in our first 8 months.  Meeting so many community members and getting to know Bellingham and Fairhaven so much better.  In 2018 we’ll be adding some more local what’s up sorts of bits. You can use our community links page to find your favorite venue’s webpage and who’s playing where.  We have added links on the Into the Arts page to […]

December, busy, busy

Remember, shop local for the holidays, so many amazing establishments waiting for you to enter their magical doors.  Then come to KPNW-DB for some mellow music that isn’t the round the clock Christmas roar.  We are sneaking a few original Christmas tunes in there but not the run of the mill music. 🙂 Be looking for  a new show ‘hamster Highlights featuring local small businesses […]

Morning surprise – updated

Got up Saturday morning and surprise, we were off the air, filed a ticket with our streaming host, hopefully they will have this resolved soon.  Try back later if we are not on air when you arrive.  We are not willingly off the air. 🙂 Update: 12 noon, we are back up and on the air!!!

This week on Into the Arts

We featured two artists who are a bit outside of the “art” box, a floral designer, Natalie Ransom of Pozie by Natalie and Sarah Wood of Gathered confections.  Check out the Into the Arts page for links to their Instagrams so you can check out their very visual art.  Also, just a hint, they still have room in their holiday schedule to help you out […]

Shop Local this season!

If you are wondering where to start on the road to refocusing and shopping local this Holiday Season check out the Sustainable Connections Holiday Page at https://sustainableconnections.org/programs/think-local/holidays/ They have a few contests, a gift giving guide, the Cheermeister event, and more, go, now, check it out and start planning your holiday Fun!

Holidays are Coming!

Hunting for things to do and holiday bazaars to visit, well if you have visitors coming here is one way to look for events: Bellingham Whatcom Tourism has a community calendar with lots of cool stuff listed.  You can go there and click on events.  Cool beans, right?  Also we will be adding a spreadsheet of Holiday Bazaars to our website tomorrow, if you know […]

Heading into November

Going to be a fun November, adding music, doing shows, and getting to know even more folks in Bellingham.  If you would like to help out in anyway please contact me at jrgilbert@kpnw-db.org.  I am really looking for someone who is out and about on the nighttime music scene to contact musicians and help us find new music for the station. Music added today: Hot […]

October fun, and updates

Been a busy month of visiting with and interviewing folks.  Into the Arts is well on it’s way, we kicked it off with Kenneth Kearney, Wildlife Photographer, followed that up with Cheryl Crooks from the International Womens film festival, and this week is Baby Cakes, a local amazing band many of  you have seen.  The last week of October we are going to have a […]

October update, new shows, new music

Into the Arts begins in October.  Starting off with Kenneth Kearney Photography on October 2nd at noon and October 5th at 6pm.  Followed up the next week by the Cascadia Int. Women’s Film Festival, then Baby Cakes with big news about their first album, and rounding out the month, the Whatcom Art Market a best kept secret in Fairhaven.  We are also pleased to be […]

Smithsonian Museum Day is September 23rd

The Smithsonian Museum Day is on September 23rd, and local museums are participating. The Smithsonian recognizes the extraordinary power of museums, and other cultural institutions, to provide visitors with insight and inspiration. This event represents a nationwide commitment to boundless curiosity and the pursuit of knowledge wherever you are. Over 200,000 people downloaded tickets for last year’s event, and this year’s event is expected to […]