Husky Stadium http://kplu.org en New Husky Stadium 'Spectacular' http://kplu.org/post/new-husky-stadium-spectacular <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The new and improved Husky Stadium opens Saturday night as the University of Washington hosts Boise State to kick off the 2013 football season. KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel got a sneak preview of the renovated facility and was quite impressed.</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 9815 at http://kplu.org New Husky Stadium 'Spectacular' UW Husky Stadium remodel: Private effort, public benefit http://kplu.org/post/uw-husky-stadium-remodel-private-effort-public-benefit <p>The University of Washington said this week it&#39;s close to reaching its fundraising goal for renovating Husky Stadium. KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel says fans will benefit from this project, but don&#39;t have to pay for it. Fri, 12 Aug 2011 14:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 2307 at http://kplu.org UW Husky Stadium remodel: Private effort, public benefit Sound Transit's giant tunnel machine nearly finished http://kplu.org/post/sound-transits-giant-tunnel-machine-nearly-finished <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-956346.mp3</p><p>The giant digging machines that will bore twin tunnels from Husky Stadium to Seattle&rsquo;s Capitol Hill are being assembled at the Port of Tacoma. They&#39;re called Tunnel Boring Machines, and they vaguely resemble Apollo-era rockets, lying on their sides.&nbsp;</p><p>And with their current paint-jobs, sporting Sound Transit&#39;s green and blue colors, they might be Lego toys, inflated to a surreal scale.</p><p> Sat, 05 Mar 2011 02:14:23 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 936 at http://kplu.org Sound Transit's giant tunnel machine nearly finished