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KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 22, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 22, 2019

Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–If you missed out on a full-fledged spring break trip, JayJay Goodvin, author of The Iowa Gallivant blog, shares some thoughts on a run for the (Iowa) border. 6:10–A tale well calculated to keep you in…Suspense. Saturday during KXEL Classic Radio Matinee, hear Ray…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, March 21, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, March 21, 2019

Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The KXEL Morning News gets rhythm as Norman Ussery and Jim Waterbury stop in to share details about the Waterloo Community Playhouse’s new production, Ring of Fire, based on the music of Johnny Cash. 6:35–Call it “Ag Trespassing” or “Ag Gag,” Iowa has a…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, March 20, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The garden tools in the shed might be ready to go, but the ground is not. If you need to scratch that gardening itch, Urban Agriculture Specialist Steven Eilers of Iowa State University Extension talks with Tim Harwood about a series of free gardening…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, March 19, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–In the middle of Lent, Hy-Vee dietitian Tracey Sauke talks with KXEL’s Tim Harwood about some ideas for meatless meals. 6:35–E15 fuel is coming to pumps across the country on a year-round basis. Last week’s news about E15 from the EPA was still not…Read more »

KXEL CLASSIC RADIO THEATER / Saturday, March 16, 2019

Noon—MATINEE       “Dragnet” from February 15, 1953—“The Big Tooth” “Police Headquarters” from 1932—“Double Death”   If the UNI WBB team is in the MVC semifinals…the 6 p.m. hour will be joined in progress with the network Classic Radio Theater feed          6 p.m.—WESTERN          “Gunsmoke” from February 5, 1955—“Cheyennes” “Frontier Fighters” from 1935—“Lewis and Clark”…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Monday, March 18, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Monday, March 18, 2019

Monday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–“Dad-deprived” is a term used quite a bit by Dr. Warren Farrell in his book “The Boy Crisis.” He talks about the project with KXEL’s Jeff Stein. 6:35–Paul Manifort is headed for prison. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Wendy Patrick talks with KXEL’s Jeff…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 15, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 15, 2019

Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The UNI Panther women’s basketball team is headed for Moline and the Hoops in the Heartland Missouri Valley Women’s Basketball Tournament. Tim Harwood finds out what else is happening in the Quad Cities this weekend from Charlotte Morrison of Visit Quad Cities. 6:35–Actor Jussie…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, March 14, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, March 14, 2019

Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The United Way of the Cedar Valley and an array of organizations are working together on a Community Health Survey through the end of the month. Jim Waterbury of Unity Point Health talks with Tim Harwood about why you should take 12 minutes to…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Little things make all the difference. Research bears out that maxim when it comes to child development. Tim Harwood finds out more from Cindy Thompson of Iowa State Extension during a Science of Parenting Update. 6:35–Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts is considered a…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, March 12, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Baseball Hall of Famer Tom Seaver has been diagnosed with dementia. He’s the latest sports figure or celebrity to make such an announcement. Tim Harwood talks with Natalie Meyer of the Greater Iowa Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association about the impacts of dementia and…Read more »