Program Schedule

Start your day with the KXEL Morning News, weekdays from 5:00 to 8:00 a.m., featuring 50 percent more news than before, the TV9 First Alert weather forecast every 10 minutes—guaranteed, agribusiness reports at 15 minutes past each hour, sports at 30 minutes past each hour, and more. Then listen to Our American Stories with Lee Habeeb. KXEL Live and Local is now from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., and everything continues LIVE with Rush Limbaugh from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., The Dave Ramsey Show from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., and at 4:00 p.m., join Gary Rima, “The Sports Guy”, for two full hours of live, local sports conversation, “On Press Row”. Evenings, enjoy Mark Levin and Jim Bohannon. 

On the weekends, there’s something for everyone–whether you are passionate about real estate or computers, KXEL has what you’re looking for. Every Saturday night, it’s the KXEL Classic Radio Theater, bringing back the most popular radio programs of all time. And as the official home of UNI sports, KXEL brings you live broadcasts of football, volleyball, and men’s and women’s basketball on the Home of the Panthers. Check out the complete program schedule below for all of the details.


Red Eye Radio with Eric Harley & Gary McNamara | Midnight-4am

This Morning: America’s First News with Gordon Deal  | 4-5am

KXEL Morning News with Tim Harwood & Mark Morris | 5-8am

Our American Stories with Lee Habeeb | 8-10am

KXEL Live & Local with Jeff Stein | 10-11am

Rush Limbaugh | 11am-2pm

The Dave Ramsey Show | 2-4pm

On Press Row with the Sports Guy | 4-6pm

Panther Sports Talk (Thursdays Only, Fall/Winter) | 6-7pm

Mark Levin | 6-9pm

Jim Bohannon | 9pm-Midnight


Red Eye Radio with Eric Harley & Gary McNamara | Midnight-4am

Everything Old Is New Again | 4-5am

The American Family Farmer Program | 5-6am

The IowaWatch Connection with Jeff Stein | 6-6:30am

Weekend Ag Matters | 6:30-7am

This Weekend with Gordon Deal | 7-8am

Today’s Homeowner with Danny Lipford | 8-9am

Kim Komando | 9am-12pm

Premier Advisors | Noon-1pm

Real Estate Today | 1-3pm

The Weekend with Joe Pags | 3-6pm

KXEL Classic Radio Theater | 6pm-Midnight


Red Eye Radio with Eric Harley & Gary McNamara | Midnight-4am

This Weekend with Gordon Deal | 4-5am

Galvan Revivals | 5-5:30am

The Lutheran Hour | 5:30-6am

Issues in Education | 6-6:30am

Whole Truth Church | 6:30-7:30am

Overcomer Ministry | 7:30-8am

Ascension Lutheran Church | 8-8:30am

Family Bible Hour | 8:30-8:45am

Iowa This Week | 8:45-9am

Call to Worship | 9-9:30am

God is Just a Prayer Away | 9:30-10am

Ascension Lutheran Church | 10-10:30am

Christian Crusaders | 10:30-11am

The IowaWatch Connection with Jeff Stein | 11-11:30am

Weekend Ag Matters | 11:30am-Noon

Fox News Sunday | Noon-1pm

Watchdog on Wall Street | 1-2pm

Insight on Business: The News Hour Week in Review | 2-3pm

Legends of Success | 3-4pm

RM World Travel Connection | 4-5pm

Staying Young Radio | 5-6pm

Everything Old is New Again | 6-7pm

Our American Stories with Lee Habeeb | 7-9pm

Jim Bohannon | 9pm-Midnight