KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 20, 2020

KXEL Morning News for Friday, March 20, 2020

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Friday between 5 and 8 a.m.:

5:50–Some road construction projects are already underway. The DOT’s Pete Hjelmstad presents a preview of what to expect in the Cedar Valley this construction season.

6:35–A city mayor in central Illinois is granting herself the power to ban gun and alcohol sales during the COVID-19 situation. For News Radio Legal Analyst Wendy Patrick talks about some of the problems she is likely to encounter.

7:50–The already-difficult process of grieving for a deceased friend or family member comes with extra complexity this spring as the result of social distancing guidelines and government self-quarantine recommendations during the COVID-19 situation. Charlie Yoder, President of the Iowa Funeral Directors Association, talks about adjustments which funeral homes are making.

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, Friday between 5 and 8 a.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.