Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–Don’t expect to see tigers or hippos, but there will be a chance to get an up-close look at several animals on Saturday morning at the Waterloo Public Library. Amy Rousselow talks with Tim Harwood about a visit by the Blank Park Zoo.
6:35–Iowa Senator Joni Ernst is working on legislation which will make adjustments to federal flood relief efforts. Dustin Hoffman of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network analyzes the plan during an RFD1540 feature.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says Thursday will see temperatures in the mid-80s with a chance of rain.
7:50–The annual Sturgis Falls celebration begins Friday in Cedar Falls. Sturgis Falls Committee member Susie Hines talks about this year’s festival and the excitement which has been building for the event.
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, Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.