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Friday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Wickiup Hill Learning Center near Cedar Rapids will host a Meskwaki Cultural Day on Saturday. Tim Harwood finds out more from Naturalist Gail Barels. 6:35–Senators have reviewed the FBI report on Brett Kavanaugh prompted by last week’s Senate hearings. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst…read more »
Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–High school students compete in sports, the arts, and academically. Right now, students from several Black Hawk County schools are competing to help the Northeast Iowa Food Bank. Find out more from the organization’s Bryan Helleso. 6:35–Each Tuesday and Thursday morning, Ken Root of…read more »
Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Later this month, U.S. Highway 20 will be open as a four-lane road for the entire distance from Dubuque to Sioux CIty. Tim Harwood talks with Bryan Farr of the Historic U.S. Route 20 Association about efforts to encourage those seeking a more leisurely…read more »
Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–A new book has the details of a former NBA team in an unlikely city: Waterloo, Iowa. Jeff Stein finds out more. 6:35–China may not be buying soybeans from the U.S. However, they are getting them from Argentina, at the same time that South…read more »
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 »
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 »