KXEL Morning News for Thursday, December 12, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, December 12, 2019

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 just the most expedient.

6:35–During an RFD1540 feature, Ken Root of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network considers pending legislation which may impact farmers.

7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says temperatures will climb back above freezing on Thursday.

7:50–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.

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.