Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–If you missed out on a full-fledged spring break trip, JayJay Goodvin, author of The Iowa Gallivant blog, shares some thoughts on a run for the (Iowa) border.
6:10–A tale well calculated to keep you in…Suspense. Saturday during KXEL Classic Radio Matinee, hear Ray Bradbury’s The Screaming Woman. Jonathan Eller is Director of the Center for Ray Bradbury Studies, and comments on the impact of classic radio on Bradbury’s writing style.
6:35–It was a party which may have been intended to get out of hand. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Loretta Powers talks with Jeff Stein about the gathering in Minnesota which left one woman dead and her husband charged with murder.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says sunshine highlights the first Friday of spring.
7:50–The Cedar Valley’s largest celebration of cultural diversity is CultureFest, which is scheduled for April 4th at the Waterloo Center for the Arts. Curator Chawne Paige talks with Tim Harwood about the annual event which has been held since 2008.
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.