Author Archives: Tim Harwood

KXEL Morning News for Monday, July 22, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Monday, July 22, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Monday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–“The Mask of Lincoln” exhibit is returning to The Hearst Center in Cedar Falls. Abby Haigh of The Hearst Center talks about how the photography of the era captured the 16th president for future generations. 6:35–Fast food restaurants may soon be scanning…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, July 19, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, July 19, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Friday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The pros and top amateurs will have the run of Waterloo’s golf courses during the Waterloo Open, hosted by the Cedar Valley Jaycees. Waterloo Open Chair Cody Stoppel talks about the event. 6:35–Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens passed away this…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, July 18, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, July 18, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The 2019 Shrine Bowl all-star football game is this Saturday in Cedar Falls. The organization’s Marlin Mullnix stops in to talk about the game and accompanying festivities. 6:35– Parties on both sides of a lawsuit related to the Missouri law that prohibits…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, July 17, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–New research often displaces, or changes, the conclusions drawn from older research. That can be challenging, and during a Science of Parenting Update Cindy Thompson of Iowa State University Extension offers suggestions for fielding the new information as it comes in. 6:50–Montana…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, July 16, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The Cedar Valley is headed toward an exciting week for sporting events. Waterloo Bucks General Manager Dan Corbin stops in to talk about the first big gathering: Tuesday night’s Northwoods League All-Star Game at Riverfront Stadium. 6:35–An RFD 1540 feature at this…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Monday, July 15, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Monday, July 15, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Monday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–When you see shoes in a store window, you may not think much about it. Kate Kunau of the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art talks about one type of shoe – the high heel – which is the subject of a current…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, July 12, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, July 12, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Friday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Soil conservation and water quality aren’t topics which should be limited to the radar of farmers and rural residents. Fred Abels is chairman of the Grundy County Soil and Water Conservation District and shares that message ahead of a workshop at the…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, July 11, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, July 11, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Just days away from the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, NASA Solar System Ambassador Mark Brown previews a program he will present on Monday at the Waterloo Public Library. 6:35–On Tuesday and Thursday mornings, tune at this time for…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, July 10, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–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. 6:35–A petting zoo at the San Diego County Fair in California was…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, July 9, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–KXEL’s Jeff Stein was at Elmcrest Country Club in Cedar Rapids for the Zach Johnson Foundation Classic on Monday. Hear some of the highlights of the event, which benefitted the Kids on Course program. 6:50–Congressman Tim Ryan talks about his qualifications to…Read more »