KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 8, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 8, 2019

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

5:50–The countdown is on toward the Northeast Iowa Food Bank’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser. Executive Director Barb Prather talks with Tim Harwood about the late March event.

6:35–A lawsuit is in motion to close legal brothels in the State of Nevada. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Loretta Powers talks with KXEL’s Jeff Stein about how the legal process might progress.

7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says high temperatures will be above freezing for the foreseeable future, beginning on Friday.

7:50–Succession plans for farms can involve tricky issues. A combined effort of Practical Farmers of Iowa and writer Mary Swander has captured some of those topics in the form of a play. “Map of My Kingdom” will come to Waterloo next month. Tim Harwood talks with Swander about the intent of the performance, which will be staged for free.

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, Friday between 5 and 8 a.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.