Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–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.
6:35–Laws preventing companies from trademarking immoral or scandalous names or logos violate the First Amendment, according to a recent Supreme Court ruling. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Loretta Powers explains the rationale.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says a chance for showers and storms with high temperatures in the mid-80s will continue to be a theme all week.
7:50–The Salvation Army of Waterloo-Cedar Falls has new leaders. Captains Martin and Shannon Thies are the local organization’s new commanders, and they share their first impressions of the Cedar Valley.
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, Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.