Author Archives: Tim Harwood

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, September 25, 2018

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The Salvation Army of Waterloo-Cedar Falls is making a number of changes. The organization’s Major Harold Poff tells Tim Harwood about how The Salvation Army is looking for efficiencies. 6:35–The Environmental Protection Agency recently released aggregated information on small-refinery exemptions to the Renewable Fuels…Read more »

FBall: Panthers Scuttle Pirates in the Dome

A complete performance on both sides of the ball delighted UNI Panther fans Saturday during the first UNI-Dome matchup of the season, a 44-0 win over the Hampton Pirates in Cedar Falls. The Panthers racked up 414 yards of offense on a productive day for quarterback Eli Dunne. He was 12-23 for 191 and three…Read more »

WSOC: Ramblers Take A Bite Out of UNI

The stingy UNI Panther defense suffered a hiccup Sunday, allowing a season-high four goals to the Loyola Ramblers in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both teams. Loyola prevailed 4-2 during the match at the Cedar Valley Soccer Complex. The Ramblers had also been the last MVC team to top UNI at home, during the…Read more »

VB: Panthers Muzzle Bulldogs in Des Moines

The UNI Panther volleyball team has not been defeated by the Drake Bulldogs since 1996, and the two decade head-to-head winning streak continued on Friday as UNI powered to a 25-21, 25-18, 25-22 sweep in their Missouri Valley Conference opener. “It was nice to be able to start the conference season off with a win…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Monday, September 24, 2018

KXEL Morning News for Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Cedar Falls Mayor Jim Brown reflects on recent flood events in the community. 6:35–That idea about putting a dummy in the passenger seat in order to use the carpool lane?  Yeah…it’s not a good one, as one teenager found out.  Fox News Radio Legal…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, September 21, 2018

KXEL Morning News for Friday, September 21, 2018

Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Butterflies are free to fly…fly away. Iowa’s Monarch Butterflies will be making the trip south soon, as Katie Shelton from the Hartman Reserve Nature Center explains. 6:35–When legal duty calls, Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Wendy Patrick has the answers.  Jeff Stein talks with…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, September 20, 2018

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, September 20, 2018

Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–They don’t make movies like they used to. Or movie posters. Friday, Mike Piepel will make a presentation at the Cedar Falls Public Library about Hollywood’s connections to Iowa, while also showing off his collection of vintage movie posters. Tim Harwood talks with him…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, September 19, 2018

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Some of the rocks which came back from the moon with Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin are missing, but not the ones which came to Iowa. Find out where those are as we approach the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission next summer.…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, September 18, 2018

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Farm Safety Week is underway and we connect with Brandi Janssen, director of the Iowa’s Center for Agricultural Safety and Health (I-CASH). 6:35–African Swine Fever is an increasing concern in Asia and Europe.  Ken Root of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network talks about the…Read more »

FBall: Hawkeyes Halt Panthers, 38-14

The UNI Panther offense struggled early, and the Iowa Hawkeyes built a 38-0 lead on the way to a 38-14 final Saturday evening at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa went into the locker room with a 21-0 lead and picked up right where they left off when they took the ball to start the second half. The…Read more »