Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–The Midwest Basketball League playoffs begin during Independence Day weekend and have a new format this season. Cedar Valley Court Kings Head Coach Michael Mohlis talks about his club’s final preparations after another strong regular season.
6:35–House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the trade deal between the U.S., Mexico, and Canada may need changes before it is voted on by the House of Representatives. Veteran ag journalist Ken Root talks about the implications with Jeff Stein during an RFD1540 feature.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says a chance for showers and storms with high temperatures in the mid-80s will be a theme all week.
7:50–Weather permitting, many families will be out for fireworks this week. Parents and kids alike may as well have targets on them, because hungry mosquitos and other bugs will be looking for a meal. During a Science of Parenting Update, Cindy Thompson of Iowa State University Extension talks about strategies to avoid being bitten.
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.