Author Archives: Tim Harwood

KXEL Morning News for Friday, August 23, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, August 23, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Friday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Grow Cedar Valley will host its 2019 Economic Inclusion Conference in October. Will Frost, Director of Talent Development, provides a preview. 6:35–Trump Administration efforts to limit or stop legal immigration among those who would need government assistance once they arrive have led…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, August 22, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, August 22, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Ford Galaxie owners from across the country will be bringing their vintage vehicles to Cedar Rapids this weekend. Mark Reynolds is the Director of the Galaxie Club of America and talks about the organization’s national meet coming to eastern Iowa. 6:35–African Swine…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, August 21, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Severe weather coverage interrupted Jeff Stein and Ken Root Tuesday morning when they were discussing the Iowa State Fair during an RFD1540 feature. During Wednesday’s program, that have an opportunity to wrap up their look at this year’s record-setting event. 6:35–A man…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, August 20, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Residents of Vinton are in the middle of celebrating their city’s 150th birthday. Melissa Schwan of Vinton Unlimited talks about the festivities. 6:35–The latest topics in agriculture receive the spotlight at this time on Tuesdays and Thursday during RFD1540 features. 7:35–TV9 Meteorologist…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, August 16, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, August 16, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Monday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–It’s been just over a week since details broke about the Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees coming to Dyersville in 2020. The days have been busy for Roman Weinberg, director of operations for Go the Distance Baseball, LLC, who shares…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, August 16, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, August 16, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Friday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The 45th annual Linn County Bluegrass Festival begins August 22nd. Lori King, executive director of the Bluegrass Music Association of Iowa, talks about the event and what her organization is doing to bring traditional music to a new generation. 6:35–Legal issues in…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, August 15, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, August 15, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Approximately 3 billion dollars is spent on school security in the U.S. Researcher and author Dr. David Perrodin says money buys an illusion of safety, but parents and administrators should question the effectiveness of the hardware, in comparison with alternatives which have…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, August 14, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Many students will be in new school buildings this year. A Science of Parenting Update with Cindy Thompson of Iowa State University Extension provides insights on how kids and parents can both best adjust to their new surroundings. 6:35–Mexican officials are considering…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, August 13, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–August is National Shooting Sports Month. Iowa Department of Natural Resources shooting sports coordinator Chris Van Gorp talks about the thousands of Iowans who regularly make their way to shooting ranges. 6:35–During an RFD1540 feature, Ken Root introduces “carbon farming” and the…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Monday, August 12, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Monday, August 12, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Monday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Author Toni Morrison passed away this week. University of Northern Iowa English Professor Dr. Julie Husband shares her perspective on the Nobel Prize winner. 6:35–Antitrust regulators are weighing whether to limit the size and influence of big technology companies.  Fox News Radio…Read more »