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Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Friday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Three Iowa teams are on the chopping block as Major League Baseball pushes for a reorganization of the minors. Jeff Lantz is the senior director of communications for Minor League Baseball; he talks about how his organization is pushing back. 6:35–A woman…read more »
Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–As Christmas swiftly approaches (at least “swiftly” for those who have run out of gift ideas), jewelry might seem like a great present. Katherine Bodoh, CEO of the American Gem Society offers suggestions for finding the right piece of jewelry, rather than…read more »
Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The annual Cedar Valley Mayoral Battle of the Bells will be this Saturday. Shannon Thies of The Salvation Army of Waterloo-Cedar Falls talks about the contenders. 6:35–Google has removed several hundred ads from the Trump Campaign. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Loretta…read more »
Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Pianist Jim McDonough talks about how his annual Holiday Grande Tour first got started. This week during the KXEL Morning News, listen for your chance to win tickets. 6:35–A farm worker immigration bill is being considered in the U.S. House this week.…read more »
Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Monday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–For decades, seniors have been helping other seniors through a program at Hawkeye Community College. Sonya Carlson manages the Senior Companions effort and visits the KXEL studios to share the details. 6:35–A Pennsylvania mother is charged with the murder of her two…read more »
Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Friday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–You may hear weather warnings about snow squalls this winter. TV9 meteorologist Kaj O’Mara describes what is classified as a snow squall and why it is important to take note when one is on the way. 6:35–Native Americans – particularly women –…read more »