Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–The Iowa AARP has backed an effort to legislate support for family care-givers, and the Iowa CARE Act is coming closer to being enacted. The group’s Jeremy Barewin talks with Michael Libbe.
6:35–Farmers are likely to plant more corn than soybeans in the Midwest this spring. Ken Root of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network talks about the implications with KXEL’s Jeff Stein.
7:10–A shopping event in downtown Cedar Falls beginning on Thursday will help a number of Cedar Valley causes. Candy Nardini of Relay for Life explains “Love Rocks, Shop for a Cause.”
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says there is a chance for rain each day through Thursday.
7:50–The first pitch in the Midwest League is scheduled for Thursday. Cedar Rapids Kernels broadcaster Morgan Hawk previews the season with Tim Harwood.
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.