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
Christmas Music Is BAD For You?
Science says that being a Scrooge might actually be healthy.
My Top ‘Actual’ Christmas Movies
Sorry, 'Die Hard' fans. #NotAChristmasMovie
10 Things Iowans Love–And Hate–About Winter
There are certainly things about winter that aren't ideal, but it's not ALL bad.
What Is Iowa’s Most-Googled Thanksgiving Recipe?
It's something warm and delicious...and you can totally eat it the next day.
Maddie Poppe Performing Benefit Show At UNI
Maddie Poppe will be in concert in the Cedar Valley for the first time since her 'American Idol' victory.
Three Words Of Advice This Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving preparations are underway, and you have LOTS of stuff to do. But before you get carried away, remember these words of wisdom.
Iowa PowerBall Winner Appears On ‘Ellen’
A Central Iowa woman appeared on the 'Ellen' show to talk about her huge win, and announced some big plans for the money.
Nearly 170 Dogs Found In Northern Iowa Puppy Mill
A large group of neglected dogs were seized from a puppy mill near the Minnesota-Iowa border.
Maddie Poppe Wins Again!
And, again, it's because of you!
7 Ways To Re-Purpose Your Leftover Halloween Candy
Here are some resourceful ways to make the most out of your leftover Halloween treats...assuming you haven't already eaten it all.