Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–Prairie Lakes Church is moving closer to opening a new campus in Independence. Ahead of a preview service scheduled for this Sunday, Pastor Matt Rittgers talks about the congregation’s effort to add a sixth location.
6:35–There are some farmers who are in position to capitalize if meat substitutes gain widespread popularity. During an RFD1540 feature, Ken Root talks about what they are growing.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says another nice day awaits on Thursday.
7:50–Grandparents Day on Sunday will commemorate the role of older adults in the lives of their grandchildren. Linda Miller is the Director of the Iowa Department on Aging and discussed the challenges and available resources when grandparents become the primary caregivers for their grandchildren.
And listen throughout the morning for your chance to win tickets to UNI Panther athletic events!
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.