Author Archives: Tim Harwood

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, January 23, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, January 23, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–After hundreds of people packed the dome for the Pack the Dome volunteer event on Monday, Lauren Finke, Executive Director of the Volunteer Center of the Cedar Valley, talks about channeling all of that volunteer enthusiasm. 6:35–Go in depth on the latest…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, January 22, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Legislation which would prevent inhumane treatment of pets and companion animals could be taken up by the Iowa Senate at any time. Haley Anderson of the Iowa Pet Alliance talks about the Community and Pet Protection Act. 6:35–Internal emails saying the Boeing…Read more »

MBB: Green for Three (MVC Awards)

MBB: Green for Three (MVC Awards)

Two big performances by A.J. Green, two UNI Panther wins, and a third Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Week award. The latest honor for Green was announced on Monday by the MVC. The sophomore scored 29 against Valparaiso last Wednesday and 25 versus Bradley Saturday. With wins in both of those games, the Panthers…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, January 21, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–In a forthcoming book, author Mark Stein looks at some unique presidential candidates of the past. The Presidential Fringe; Questing and Jesting for the Oval Office is scheduled to be released next month. 6:35–Hear agribusiness news each morning, and tune in for…Read more »

WBB: Panthers Outclass Visiting Sycamores

WBB: Panthers Outclass Visiting Sycamores

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team held the visiting Indiana State Sycamores to six first quarter points and seven during the second period, on the way to a convincing 73-43 victory. Cynthia Wolf led the balanced UNI offense with 14 points.  The sophomore added 13 rebounds for a double-double. Rose Simon-Ressler had 13 points in…Read more »

MBB: Road Win for the Sweep

MBB: Road Win for the Sweep

Two weeks after a home victory over the Bradley Braves, the UNI Panther men’s basketball team earned a repeat outcome on the road in Peoria Saturday, 86-71. Sophomore guard A.J. Green was on the court for all but two minutes and led the effort with 25 points.  He has now recorded 20 or more points…Read more »

WBB: Happy Homecoming for UNI Women

WBB: Happy Homecoming for UNI Women

Playing at the McLeod Center for the first time in more than a month, the UNI Panther women’s basketball team held off the Evansville Purple Aces 76-60 on Friday. Karli Rucker knocked down six of UNI’s 13 three-pointers during a 28 point effort, representing her biggest scoring night of the season to date. In the…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, January 17, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Friday, January 17, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Friday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–As the Oscar nominations stir debate about the type and quality of roles available to actors of color in Hollywood today, author Ryan Ellett looks back on black actors and characters from radio’s golden era. 6:35–Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Loretta Powers…Read more »

MBB: Visiting Valpo No Match for Panthers

MBB: Visiting Valpo No Match for Panthers

For awhile after halftime on Wednesday, UNI Panther sophomore A.J. Green could do no wrong. Green scored 22 of his 29 points in the second half, leading the Panthers to an 88-78 victory over the Valparaiso Crusaders at the McLeod Center. Before Green found his rhythm, UNI still led by 11 early in the first…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, January 16, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, January 16, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Iowa’s unemployment numbers may not tell the full story of conditions for workers in the state. Natalie Veldhouse talks about wages, and how Iowa compares with the rest of the country. 6:35–Listen for RFD1540 features at this time on Tuesdays and Thursdays,…Read more »