I'm Slater. I wake you up every morning from 6-9 a.m. I'm a native of the Quad Cities and I've spent most of my life in Eastern Iowa & Western Illinois. LIKES: Bears, Cubs, Blackhawks, Illini, Pro Wrestling, Karaoke, Beer, Bacon, Pizza DISLIKES: Packers, Cardinals, Pickles, Olives, Waking up at 3:30
Officers Involved In Waterloo Shooting
Authorities are investigating a Sunday afternoon shooting at a Waterloo convenience store.
This Picture May Be The Most Iowa Thing Ever #Moo
I've seen a "calf crossing" sign before...but nothing quite like this. An Iowa woman's unusual-yet-adorable photo has gone viral.
Is Iowa One Of The Smartest States In The U.S.?
For many people a good education powers their future success; it can lead to a high-paying job, more social connections and greater growth opportunities down the road. But some states are better at providing those opportunities than others. Which begs the question: Just how smart is the Hawkeye stat…
Cubs World Series Trophy (Finally) Coming To Iowa!
If you're a Chicago Cubs fan in Eastern Iowa...the wait is almost over! Your chance to see the World Series trophy is coming up at the end of this month.
Here’s How You Can Get A Free Coffee At Starbucks
Starbucks is spreading some holiday friendliness. During the "10 Days of Cheer" customers can get a free tall espresso drink between 1 and 2 p.m. until January 2nd.
University Of Iowa To Host Wrestling World Cup In 2018
Iowa may have the most passionate and enthusiastic wrestling fans in the nation, and the rest of the world has taken notice. Iowa City has been awarded the 2018 Freestyle World Cup. The top eight international men's freestyle wrestling teams will be competing at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
Near-Record Lows In NE Iowa Tomorrow
After a snowy Saturday, temperatures will continue to dip throughout Sunday, with harsh winds and blowing snow leading to extremely frigid conditions across Iowa.
World Series Trophy Coming To Eastern Iowa
The Chicago Cubs World Series celebration is continuing. The Cubs Trophy Tour will be winding its way through locations in Indiana, Illinois, and Iowa--including stops in Cedar Rapids and Waterloo.
More Snow Expected In Cedar Valley This Weekend
Another pattern of harsh winter weather will hit the area within the next few days.
Hawkeyes Destined For Outback Bowl
The Iowa Hawkeyes ended the regular season on a three-game winning streak to finish at 8-4. The highlight of their season was their shocking 14-13 upset over then-#2 Michigan. Iowa's bowl destination was revealed on Sunday, and the Hawkeyes will once again travel to Florida to play in the …