Author Archives: Tim Harwood

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, October 24, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, October 24, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: Sometime during the program, we’ll give you the chance to win the new book by Dr. Michael Youssef, Counting the Stars in an Empty Sky; Trusting God’s Promises for Your Impossibilities. 6:35–Biofuels advocates and farm groups have had some difficulty holding the…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, October 23, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–A little more than a week before Halloween, you’ve probably heard some common trick-or-treat safety reminders. During a Science of Parenting Update with Cindy Thompson of Iowa State University Extension, hear about a few different hazards and issues you may not have…Read more »

VB: Panthers Back On Top Alone

VB: Panthers Back On Top Alone

In a matchup of the two leading teams in the Missouri Valley Conference on Monday, the UNI Panthers served up a win against the Loyola Ramblers. The Panthers had 11 aces during the four-set victory, claiming the road match with set scores of 25-16, 23-25, 25-16, 25-21. The 11 aces marked the first time Panthers…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, October 22, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Quarterback Christian Ellsworth is a member of the NCAA’s Division I Student Athlete Advisory Committee. He talks about his experiences working on issues of importance to student athletes with his counterparts from across the country. 6:35–Go in depth on farm and agribusiness…Read more »

FB: Weston, Kolarevic Recognized by MVFC

UNI Panther players won the Missouri Valley Football Conference’s Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week awards. Receiver Isaiah Weston caught three touchdown passes Saturday and compiled a career-high 189 receiving yards. Linebacker Chris Kolarevic had 19 tackles, close to the most this season during any FCS football game. The Panthers defeated South Dakota 42-27.…Read more »

FB: Panthers Pounce on Coyotes

FB: Panthers Pounce on Coyotes

There were touchdowns at nearly every turn early Saturday, before the UNI Panthers pulled away from the University of South Dakota Coyotes in the second half during a 42-27 win at the UNI-Dome. Although South Dakota went three-and-out on their first drive and UNI turned over the football on a fumble after two plays, the…Read more »

VB: Panthers Take In-State Match

VB: Panthers Take In-State Match

The Drake Bulldogs pushed the UNI Panthers past the limit in two sets Friday at the McLeod Center, but the home team still prevailed in three: 25-18, 27-25, 26-24. The Panthers have now won 46 consecutive matches against the Bulldogs, during a streak which dates back to before most of the participants in Friday’s tilt…Read more »

MBB: Green, Panthers Ready for Another Go

UNI sophomore point guard A.J. Green was the only underclassman chosen for the Missouri Valley Conference Preseason First Team. The Valley’s prospective stars for the coming season were noted on Thursday, along with a preseason ranking of MVC squads.  As a team, UNI was picked to finish third by the conference’s sport information directors, members…Read more »

WBB: Starting Where They Finished

The UNI Panther basketball team earned third place in the Missouri Valley Conference last winter.  Thursday the Panthers were predicted to land in the same position during 2019/20, as results of the MVC preseason poll were revealed. Conference coaches, media, and sports information directors had the opportunity to express their outlook in the poll. Defending…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, October 17, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, October 17, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Cedar Valley Cyclists board member Roger White reacts to news of major changes coming to Iowa’s annual RAGBRAI event. 6:35–Obesity is a growing problem, even in places where some people are malnourished. During an RFD1540 feature, Ken Root brings details of a…Read more »