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
Iowa Hosting Midwest Quidditch Tournament This Fall
Eastern Iowa will hosting a tournament for the 'Harry Potter'-inspired sport.
Who Is Iowa’s Favorite TV Dad?
From Homer Simpson to Danny Tanner, Fred Sanford to Tim "The Tool Man" Taylor, hundreds of TV dads have made us laugh, made us think, and made us cry. But which one is Iowa's favorite?
What’s Iowa’s Favorite Hangover Food?
What's your go-to spot for drunk food? It's likely one of two places.
Iowa Connected To Salmonella Outbreak
Health officials say Iowa has been added to the list of states affected by a series of salmonella cases linked to pre-cut fruit.
Chicago Cubs Draft Lifelong Fan & Cancer Survivor
1,177. That's how many players were chosen before Pierson Gibis in last week's Major League Baseball draft. But he might be the best pick of them all.
Maddie Poppe Warns Fans About Bogus Website
The Clarksville native and 'American Idol' winner let her fans know about a fake website.
Maddie Poppe Wins American Idol!
The Clarksville native is now the 16th 'American Idol' winner.
Former UNI Standout Signs Another NFL Contract
Tripoli native Karter Schult will get another shot at making an NFL roster.
Iowa’s Maddie Poppe Reaches ‘Idol’ Finale! [WATCH]
Clarksville's Maddie Poppe is on the verge of becoming the next American Idol! The 20-year-old advanced to the 'Idol' finale Sunday night, and will be returning to her home state this week.
Wow! Winning $4 Million Lottery Ticket Sold in Eastern Iowa
Seriously...why can't I have this kind of luck??