Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–The UNI Panther women’s basketball team is headed for Moline and the Hoops in the Heartland Missouri Valley Women’s Basketball Tournament. Tim Harwood finds out what else is happening in the Quad Cities this weekend from Charlotte Morrison of Visit Quad Cities.
6:35–Actor Jussie Smollett is accused of lying to authorities about an alleged hate crime. Police may have missed the mark on an important detail in the story. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Wendy Patrick considers what impact that may have as the case moves forward.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara provides the weekend forecast and details about what to expect on flooded area waterways.
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.