KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, October 2, 2018

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.:

5:50–A new book has the details of a former NBA team in an unlikely city: Waterloo, Iowa.  Jeff Stein finds out more.

6:35–China may not be buying soybeans from the U.S.  However, they are getting them from Argentina, at the same time that South American country is buying beans from the United States.  Ken Root of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network follows the flow of the commodity and talks about the situation with Jeff Stein.

7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara explains that this October might be one of the wettest we’ve ever seen after just a few days.

7:50–Later this month, U.S. Highway 20 will be open as a four-lane road for the entire distance from Dubuque to Sioux CIty.  Tim Harwood talks with Bryan Farr of the Historic U.S. Route 20 Association about efforts to encourage those seeking a more leisurely trip to continue visiting the communities along the original two lane route.

Plus the weather every 10 minutes, 50 percent more news than before, agribusiness information at :15 past each hour, and sports at :30 past each hour…a great way to start the day…the KXEL Morning News with Tim Harwood, Jeff Stein, and Mark Morris, Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.