Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–Illustrator and children’s author Mike Wohnoutka will be in Cedar Falls, Monticello, and Dubuque this week. He talks about the process of illustrating children’s stories.
6:35–Both sides continue to work toward the settlement of a lawsuit involving Missouri’s meat-labeling law. Ken Root reports during an RFD1540 feature.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says Thursday should be a dry day, with temperatures warming back into the 70s.
7:50–The Cedar Rapids Fire Department is celebrating 150 years of service in 2019. Firefighter Lucas Kennedy and Chief Andrew Olesen talk about the past and the future of firefighting in Cedar Rapids.
Plus the weather every 10 minutes, 50 percent more news than before, agribusiness information at :15 past each hour, and sports at :30 past each hour…a great way to start the day…the KXEL Morning News with Tim Harwood, Jeff Stein, and Mark Morris, Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.