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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, March 26 5:30am – Joining us this week are President Harvey Drake, and Development Associate Rosa Booker from Urban Impact. Urban Impact has been doing great work in the Rainier Valley/Rainier Beach area for 30 years to break the cycle of social, material, and spiritual poverty. Through a number of programs …

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Bulldogs Headed for 19th Straight NCAA Tournament!

No. 4 Gonzaga beats No. 19 Saint Mary’s 74-56 in WCC final Gonzaga is headed to the NCAA Tournament for the 19th straight season. Nigel Williams-Goss scored 22 points for the Zags   LAS VEGAS (AP) Gonzaga coach Mark Few brought in veteran transfers and one of the best recruiting classes in school history this season, a group that’s been …

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MUSIC NEWS

Paul McCartney working on new album with Adele producer; his “Flowers in the Dirt” reissue released today

Mary McCartney/MPL CommunicationsPaul McCartney has revealed that he’s working on a new studio album with Greg Kurstin, who produced and co-wrote three songs on Adele‘s Grammy-winning album 25, including her smash hit “Hello.” Speaking with the BBC Radio 6 Music channel, McCartney said, “I’m making a new album, which is great fun. I’m in the middle of that. I’m working …

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Bronchitis Blues: Eric Clapton postpones L.A.-area shows until September

Credit: Dave KaplanFans planning to attend Eric Clapton‘s concerts this Saturday and Sunday at The Forum in Inglewood, California, will now have to wait almost six months to see the guitar legend. A case of “severe bronchitis” has forced him to postpone the shows. The gigs have been rescheduled for September 13 and September 18, respectively. A post on Clapton’s …

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Happy Milestone Birthdays to the Rocket Man & the Queen of Soul!

Juergen Teller; Steve Mack/Getty ImagesWhat two music legends are still standing, deserve plenty of R-E-S-P-E-C-T and are celebrating milestone birthdays on Saturday? That would be Elton John and Aretha Franklin who turn 70 and 75, respectively, that day. John’s career took off after he teamed up with lyricist Bernie Taupin in 1967 and began creating what’s become one of the …

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Billy Joel: “It’s time to slow down”

Credit: Myrna SuarezFor a guy who hasn’t released a new album in 24 years, Billy Joel manages to keep pretty busy: He’s got his monthly residency at New York’s Madison Square Garden, and also plays sold-out shows at stadiums all over the country. Although there’s no shortage of fans who want to see him, the Piano Man says it may …

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