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Stories of Bellingham’s Working Waterfront brought to you by Bellingham SeaFeast, with support from Whatcom Community Foundation’s Brian and Marya Griffin Community Fund. Thanks to community radio station KZAX 94.9 LP FM and their producers for the collaboration on this project.

 

Pat Pitsch

Founder of All American Marine and Strongback Metal Boats, talks about how he got his start building boats, his company, and the harbor in Bellingham.

Shirley Zuanich

Co-founder of Pure Alaska Salmon Company and wife to the late Jim Zuanich, captain of the F/V Marshall Tito, speaks on changes in the fishing industry and tells a story from Jim's time on the boat.

 
 
 

Kevin Riley

Assistant Plant Manager at Trident Seafoods speaks on changes in the fishing industry and the setting in Bellingham.

Jim and Lynne Glenovich

Owner and operators of the F/V Yankee Boy talk about commercial fishing, changes in the industry and Bellingham’s waterfront.

 
 
 

Kevin Riley

Waterfront Anecdote

Assistant Plant Manager at Trident Seafoods in Bellingham speaks on some of the characters and pranks around the waterfront.

Kevin Riley

Olympic Pipeline Explosion Anecdote

Assistant Plant Manager at Trident Seafoods in Bellingham talks about the Olympic Pipeline Explosion in 1999.