Author Archives: Tim Harwood

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 »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, January 15, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Iowa State University’s Answer Line has been answering parenting questions for decades. During a Science of Parenting Update, Answer Line Coordinator Liz Meimann talks about the service. 6:35–Tobacco products are no longer legally salable to those under age 21 in the United…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, January 14, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–A new exhibit opens at the UNI Gallery of Art. Gallery Director Darrell Taylor talks about “Paper Giants.” 6:35–During an RFD1540 feature, Dustin Hoffman of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network provides an update on U.S./China trade discussions. 6:50–UNI’s Local Food Program will…Read more »

WBB: Panthers Downed by Bears in Missouri

WBB: Panthers Downed by Bears in Missouri

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team was forced into 17 turnovers by #20 Missouri State Sunday; those takeaways helped the Bears to an 80-66 win in Springfield. Missouri State also outrebounded UNI 47-26. Karli Rucker opened the game with a 3-pointer, giving the Panthers their only lead of the day. Rucker scored a team-high 14…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Monday, January 13, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Monday, January 13, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Monday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Ahead of the 2020 Iowa legislative session, Black Hawk County Democratic Representative Dave Williams (House District 60) talks about education and other policy areas he would like to work on this spring. 6:35–Sometimes they are familiar situations.  Other times they will make…Read more »

MBB: Bears Have No Bite vs. Panthers

MBB: Bears Have No Bite vs. Panthers

The UNI Panther men’s basketball team pulled ahead early on Saturday and never let up during an 80-57 road win against the Missouri State Bears. Before the game was nine minutes old, UNI had earned a 20-point lead.  It was a solid shooting first half, as the Panthers made 19 of their 32 attempts, including…Read more »

WBB: Seesaw Game Tips to Panthers

WBB: Seesaw Game Tips to Panthers

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team pulled to a big first quarter lead but trailed at halftime during a back-and-forth Friday game, which wrapped up with Tanya Warren’s team on top of Southern Illinois 60-57 in Carbondale. Kristina Cavey led the Panthers with 15 points, and Karli Rucker added 14. The Panthers jumped ahead by…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, January 9, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, January 9, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Speaking to Iowa audiences, she refers to herself as “the Senator next door.” Minnesota Democratic contender Amy Klobuchar talks to KXEL’s Jeff Stein as the campaign edges into the final weeks ahead of the Iowa Caucuses. 6:35–The deadline to sign up for…Read more »