Monday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:10–Sports wagering legislation had bipartisan support and bipartisan opposition. Iowa House District 63 Representative Sandy Salmon explains her concerns about the plan, which was ultimately passed on to Governor Kim Reynolds.
5:50–With more than week passed since the Iowa legislative session ended, Republican Representative Sandy Salmon – whose district covers Bremer and portions of Black Hawk Counties – reflects on what was accomplished in Des Moines during 2019.
6:35–Criminal charges are being filed in white-collar cases involving opioid sales. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Loretta Powers talks about what prosecutors will try to prove in order to earn a conviction.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Justin Gehrts says rain comes our way during the first part of the new week.
7:50–With sports betting about to become a reality in Iowa, Iowa Gaming Association President and CEO Wes Ehrecke talks about what happens between now and when the first wagers are made.
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, Monday between 5 and 8 a.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.