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Coming Up on The Zone

Tuesday:
* Did yesterday’s Seattle City Council vote kill the return of the NBA to the Emerald City for good? – Chris Daniels – KING5
* John Boyle – Seahawks.com
* Trivia Tuesday & Good Question

National Sports

36 mins ago in Sports

NBA & NHL Playoffs Scoreboard

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Who was victorious Monday night?

4 hours ago in Sports

Leicester wins English title for 1st time in 132-yr history

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Leicester started this season as 5,000-1 outsiders for the title

4 hours ago in Sports

Warriors still hopeful to have Stephen Curry back for Game 3

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Coach Steve Kerr said Monday that the reigning MVP wouldn't be available for Tuesday night's Game 2 with the Warriors up 1-0 in the best-of-seven series with Portland.

7 hours ago in Sports

Capitals defenseman Orpik thinks 3-game suspension is fair

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The league took issue with the nature of Orpik's hit on Maatta early in the first period of Pittsburgh's 2-1 victory in Game 2.

10 hours ago in Sports

Stuard wins in New Orleans after playoff

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Journeyman Brian Stuard clinched his first PGA Tour title with a gripping playoff victory over fellow American Jamie Lovemark and South Korean An Byeong-hun at the weather-plagued Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Monday.

Local News

13 hours ago in Local

Police arrest May Day protesters in Seattle

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SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say they arrested nine people during anti-capitalist protests that injured five officers on May Day. Authorities…

13 hours ago in Local

Missing boy found dead after hiking near the Big Four Ice Caves

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Officials report it is unclear how the boy died but it did not involved the ice caves. The trail leading to the caves only just reopened Friday, after a fatal incident last July.

14 hours ago in Local

Seattle traffic is backing up, Viaduct isn’t only construction project causing problems

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The State Department of Transportation's Lisa Van Cise says the SnoCo Squeeze is also bad.

14 hours ago in Local

Seattle braces for heavier traffic this Monday due to Viaduct closure

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If you thought Friday's traffic was bad due to the viaduct closer, the State Department of Transportation says brace yourself for today.

14 hours ago in Local

4-alarm fire in Mount Vernon destroys two businesses

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Craft Stoves and Hansen's Furniture were gutted and a carpet cleaning store nearby suffered heat damage.

Viral Videos

8 hours ago in Viral Videos

The cicadas are coming …

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Billions of cicadas will soon emerge after spending 17 years underground and they have a lot of catching up to do.

13 hours ago in Sports, Viral Videos

It’s not ‘Regulators:’ Warren G butchers ‘Ball Game’

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WATCH: The rapper messed up the first line and sang off-key.

17 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Too Much Time on My Hands’ re-do

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Jimmy Fallon and Paul Rudd do a shot-for-shot remake of the 1981 Styx classic.

4 days ago in Sports, Viral Videos

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers

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The Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl winner takes a side gig as a driver for Lyft.

4 days ago in Viral Videos

Annoying Windows reminder interrupts live TV

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Please excuse this interruption ...

Entertainment

8 hours ago in Entertainment

Too much ice in your Starbucks?

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A federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid in its plastic cups.

16 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Ghostbusters’ reboot is ‘most disliked’ trailer of all time

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The trailer for the all-female remake of the classic 1984 comedy hits theaters this summer.

16 hours ago in Entertainment

Kit Harington apologizes to ‘Game of Thrones’ fans

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SPOILER ALERT: The British actor has been insisting that Jon Snow was dead for months, since the end of the 2015 season, when it appeared he had been killed off.

16 hours ago in Entertainment

Control and conscience divides heroes in ‘Captain America: Civil War’

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Marvel's band of Avengers are usually a friendly bunch, but when faced with the destruction of their heroic efforts to save the world, the superheroes are split between maintaining control of their powers or going under government contract, leading to an explosive battle.

Local Sports

58 mins ago in Local Sports

WWU Golf: Viking women 2nd After First Day of NCAA Regional

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Freshman Hannah Drake (T6th) and junior Brooke Branigan (T11th) are leading the way for WWU

3 hours ago in Local Sports

Council votes not to sell street for potential Seattle arena

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Chris Hansen's arena investment group released a statement calling Monday's vote disappointing, but that they "don’t believe it is the end of the road in our quest to bring the NBA and NHL back to Seattle."

4 hours ago in Local Sports

Former Skyline star signs with the Seahawks

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Kansas quarterback Jake Heaps (9) passes to a teammate during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Kansas State in Lawrence, Kan., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.

Jake Heaps is a Seattle Seahawk. On Monday, the former Skyline High School star quarterback signed a free agent contract with his hometown team.

5 hours ago in Local Sports

Drake named GNAC Field Athlete of the Week

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Western Washington University senior Bethany Drake improved her school and GNAC record with a throw of 171’ 7” in the Javelin

6 hours ago in Local Sports

Red hot Seth Smith leads Mariners into Oakland tonight

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First pitch from O.co Coliseum in Oakland is set for 7:05pm. You can hear all the action on KPUG 1170AM beginning at 6:00pm.

6 hours ago in Local Sports

Bellingham man places high in national masters swim meet

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Brad Jones, 50, competed in the men’s 50-54 age group at the short-course meet, which drew more than 3,000 participants. Jones represented Puget Sound Masters.

7 hours ago in Local Sports

No 24: Beastmode’s number will not be worn by Seahawks this season

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After the wrap up of the NFL Draft, Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin asked Pete Carroll via Twitter to make sure that none of the new players wore Lynch's number.

7 hours ago in Local Sports

Mariners outright Wieland to Tacoma

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Wieland has been touched up for 22 earned runs on 24 hits while walking 8 and striking out 10 in a total of 4.0 innings over his last three starts, taking the loss in all three games.

Hottie of the Day

May 2, 2016

What's New on KPUG

Dine Out for Maple Alley Inn

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Dine out at a local restaurant on May 3rd and help provide meals for people in need.

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers

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VIDEO: Watch what happens when your Lyft driver turns out to be a member of the Seattle Seahawks Legion of Boom!

TIME FLIES: The Zone is 20 years old!

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Plans are in the early stages for a 20th anniversary celebration. Keep listening to KPUG for details.

PHOTOS: 2016 Mariners home opener

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Check out our photos from the 2016 Seattle Mariners home opener on April 8th, 2016 as the M’s played host to the Oakland Athletics.

SHARE THE ROAD: Bike & Motorists Safety Tips!

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NEW BIKE FACILITIES? The CRG & the City of Bellingham combine to provide info on the best ways to share the road,

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