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Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 6:35–It’s not clear when the government will get back to “normal” operation. Some ag leaders and officials believe it will take years to overcome the effects. Ken Root of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network talks with Jeff Stein about what those figures are saying…read more »
Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 6:35–If you post something mean or nasty on social media, don’t expect the courts to come to your rescue if you get fired from your job. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Wendy Patrick talks about a case along those lines which has reached Federal…read more »
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 »