Author Archives: Tim Harwood

KXEL Morning News for Monday, July 23, 2018

Monday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–One hundred years of John Deere tractors commemorated in…butter. Find out how the original Waterloo Boy tractor will be on display like never before from Mindy Williamson of the Iowa State Fair. 6:35–An Illinois judge is in trouble for bringing a gun where he…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, July 20, 2018

Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair is less than a week away. Diane Wolfe of the Black Hawk County ISU Extension Office says folks of all ages are invited. 6:35–A sporting goods store manager tackled an alleged shoplifter who was reportedly attempting…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, July 19, 2018

Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Political ads for the Kim Reynolds/Fred Hubbell race have not yet become overwhelming and omnipresent. UNI Political Science Professor Chris Larimer talks about how the campaigns are using their ad dollars in comparison with similar races in other states. 6:35–China’s trade surplus with the…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Military families with children face unique situations. During a Science of Parenting Update, Cindy Thompson of Iowa State University Extension turns attention toward families with one or more parent in uniform. 6:35–Over 50 lawsuits have been filed against an Ohio clinic which could not…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The annual Iowa Shrine All-Star Football Classic returns to the UNI Dome this Saturday. Tim Harwood finds out more from Shrine representative Marlin Mullnix. 6:35–Will an alliance between like-minded senators and house members be enough to overcome a gap between the two parties on…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Monday, July 16, 2018

Monday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Despite some delays, Waterloo Greyhound Park is coming down. In the wake of the demolition announcement, Tim Harwood finds out about the state of greyhound racing in Iowa from Iowa Greyhound Association President Jon Stidham decades after the last dogs left Waterloo. 6:35–Legal topics…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, July 13, 2018

Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–As summer fully hits its stride, pools, parks, and golf course are busy. Tim Harwood finds out about what is happening in those places from Waterloo Leisure Services Director Paul Hutting. 6:35–Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Wendy Patrick talks about the selection of Judge…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, July 12, 2018

Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Find out how a zoo will be coming to Cedar Falls Public Library next week when Tim Harwood talks with Youth Services Librarian Kelly Stern. 6:35–The USDA comment period on its proposed GMO labeling rule brought in more than 11,000 comments from farm groups,…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Classes are weeks away from starting in area schools. Ruth Orth and the volunteers she works with have spent the last 25 summers making sure kids in the Waterloo Community School District have all of the supplies they need when the first school bell…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Hear some of the highlights from Monday’s coverage of the Zach Johnson Foundation Classic in Cedar Rapids. 6:35–On the farm or elsewhere in Iowa, what happens in agriculture makes a difference to you.  Hear about the latest issues when Jeff Stein talks with Ken…Read more »