Football http://www.kplu.org en After 26 years, football returns to Tacoma middle schools http://www.kplu.org/post/after-26-years-football-returns-tacoma-middle-schools <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Middle school football teams </span><a href="http://tacomaschools.org/information/departments/athletics/Middle%20School%20Documents/VARSITY%20Football%20Schedule%202013_4.pdf" style="line-height: 1.5;">hit the gridiron this week </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">in Tacoma for the first time since the Reagan administration. It’s been 26 years since the school district transitioned from a junior high system, and canceled almost all middle school athletics.</span></p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 22:38:56 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 8181 at http://www.kplu.org After 26 years, football returns to Tacoma middle schools Strange History of Super Bowl Halftime Shows http://www.kplu.org/post/strange-history-super-bowl-halftime-shows <p></p><p></p><p>It all started innocently enough with Al Hirt, Carol Channing and Up With People. Later things got hipper with New Kids and Michael Jackson, and then there was the infamous 2004 "nipple incident". Britney Spears, U-2, The Who...we tackle them all.</p><p></p><p>And please be sure to waste 4 minutes of your time watching the newest addition to the Record Bin Roulette bag of tricks...SEE THE VIDEO:</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1INmBqD7TZ8</p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 12:49:00 +0000 John Kessler & John Maynard 7662 at http://www.kplu.org Strange History of Super Bowl Halftime Shows Boise State football goes Big East http://www.kplu.org/post/boise-state-football-goes-big-east <p>Boise State University&rsquo;s football program joins the Big East in 2013. That&rsquo;s the official word from league and university officials today .</p><p> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 18:03:55 +0000 Northwest News Network 3394 at http://www.kplu.org Boise State football goes Big East Qwest Field to become CenturyLink Field http://www.kplu.org/post/qwest-field-become-centurylink-field <p>Qwest is becoming CenturyLink, and that means Seattle stadium where the Seahawks and Sounders play will become CenturyLink Field.</p><p> Mon, 20 Jun 2011 19:55:18 +0000 The Associated Press 1911 at http://www.kplu.org Qwest Field to become CenturyLink Field