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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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »