Author Archives: Tim Harwood

KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 22, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 22, 2019

Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–If you missed out on a full-fledged spring break trip, JayJay Goodvin, author of The Iowa Gallivant blog, shares some thoughts on a run for the (Iowa) border. 6:10–A tale well calculated to keep you in…Suspense. Saturday during KXEL Classic Radio Matinee, hear Ray…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, March 21, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, March 21, 2019

Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The KXEL Morning News gets rhythm as Norman Ussery and Jim Waterbury stop in to share details about the Waterloo Community Playhouse’s new production, Ring of Fire, based on the music of Johnny Cash. 6:35–Call it “Ag Trespassing” or “Ag Gag,” Iowa has a…Read more »

WBB: Panthers WNIT Preview

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team is bound for the Women’s National Invitational Tournament (WNIT). Northern Iowa will meet Minnesota in Minneapolis during the first round of the tournament Friday at 6:30 p.m. in Williams Arena. Coverage on News/Talk 1540 KXEL will begin at 6:15. The Panthers go into the game with a 20-12 record…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, March 20, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The garden tools in the shed might be ready to go, but the ground is not. If you need to scratch that gardening itch, Urban Agriculture Specialist Steven Eilers of Iowa State University Extension talks with Tim Harwood about a series of free gardening…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, March 19, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–In the middle of Lent, Hy-Vee dietitian Tracey Sauke talks with KXEL’s Tim Harwood about some ideas for meatless meals. 6:35–E15 fuel is coming to pumps across the country on a year-round basis. Last week’s news about E15 from the EPA was still not…Read more »

WBB: MVC Tournament Recap

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team earned their 20th victory of the season during the Missouri Valley Conference tournament in Moline, and perhaps enough prestige to claim a bid to the Postseason WNIT. Friday night, Taylor Hagen drove to the basket and hit a contested layup with 17 seconds left to give UNI a 64-63…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Monday, March 18, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Monday, March 18, 2019

Monday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–“Dad-deprived” is a term used quite a bit by Dr. Warren Farrell in his book “The Boy Crisis.” He talks about the project with KXEL’s Jeff Stein. 6:35–Paul Manifort is headed for prison. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Wendy Patrick talks with KXEL’s Jeff…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 15, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 15, 2019

Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The UNI Panther women’s basketball team is headed for Moline and the Hoops in the Heartland Missouri Valley Women’s Basketball Tournament. Tim Harwood finds out what else is happening in the Quad Cities this weekend from Charlotte Morrison of Visit Quad Cities. 6:35–Actor Jussie…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, March 14, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, March 14, 2019

Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The United Way of the Cedar Valley and an array of organizations are working together on a Community Health Survey through the end of the month. Jim Waterbury of Unity Point Health talks with Tim Harwood about why you should take 12 minutes to…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Little things make all the difference. Research bears out that maxim when it comes to child development. Tim Harwood finds out more from Cindy Thompson of Iowa State Extension during a Science of Parenting Update. 6:35–Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts is considered a…Read more »