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
Hawkeye Community College Launches eSports Program
Hawkeye Community College will become the first community college in Iowa to compete in eSports.
Eastern Iowa Spot Lands On ‘Most Underrated Cities’ List
Thrillist came to all 50 states and ranked the most underrated cities in each. Which Iowa town exceeded their expectations?
I Had No Idea This Oscar Nominee Was From Iowa
One of the best moments from last night's Oscars ceremony was one most people probably missed.
I Can’t Believe This Is The Most Popular Cocktail In Iowa
Wait...Busch Light ISN'T considered a cocktail?
Eastern Iowa School Closed Wednesday Due To Security Threat
West Branch schools canceled classes on Wednesday as police investigated a potential threat.
Iowa Named #1 State To Live In U.S.
Why would anybody want to leave? :-)
Popular Waterloo Restaurant Closes
Beck's Taproom & Lark Brewing Company on University Avenue closed on Monday, effective immediately.
Does Anyone In Iowa Actually Say This?
I've spent most of my life living in and around Iowa and I've NEVER heard of this. Am I missing something?
Have You Seen The Ugliest Building In Iowa?
When a city or town constructs a building it's meant to serve a purpose. That purpose usually isn't to 'look pretty' but having some curb appeal certainly doesn't hurt. If you're a fan/supporter/alum of the University of Iowa...you've been forewarned.
Nacho Fries Are Coming To Waterloo & Eastern Iowa Taco Bells
Taco Bell is making big changes to its $1 menu, adding 20 new items throughout 2018. But these will be pretty hard to beat.