Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–High school students compete in sports, the arts, and academically. Right now, students from several Black Hawk County schools are competing to help the Northeast Iowa Food Bank. Find out more from the organization’s Bryan Helleso.
6:35–Each Tuesday and Thursday morning, Ken Root of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network joins Jeff Stein to analyze topics of interest in the farm economy.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says a cooler Thursday will by dry until the evening.
7:50–Wickiup Hill Learning Center near Cedar Rapids will host a Meskwaki Cultural Day on Saturday. Tim Harwood finds out more from Naturalist Gail Barels.
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, Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.