KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, May 7, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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

5:50–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.

6:35–A $2 trillion dollar plan to improve the nation’s infrastructure should have something for everyone. Veteran farm journalist Ken Root assesses what in it for rural communities and ag producers.

7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says clouds will be with us most of the week, but rain may hold off until Wednesday.

7:50–As Mother’s Day approaches this weekend, Cindy Thompson of Iowa State University Extension visits the program for a Science of Parenting Update to talk about ways to say “thank you.”

Throughout the week, keep your ear open and your phone handy to win a copy of Always Near; 10 Ways to Delight in the Closeness of God by Pastor Rob Morgan.

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.