KQAL

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KQAL is Winona's radio alternative. KQAL is the only full service, independent radio station in Winona and has been serving the area for over 34 years. There is something for everyone on KQAL. Classical and jazz during the day, rock at night, public affairs and educational programs, and WSU Warrior play-by-play action.

KQAL is operated by the Mass Communication department at Winona State University and is staffed primarily by student volunteers. It has a dual mission: to provide career training for students interested in radio broadcasting as well as to provide the residents of southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin with quality educational and entertainment programming.

Series

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15 Pieces

Daily update of Arts, music and community events for Winona and southeastern Minnesota.

  • From: KQAL
  • Updated: Jan 28, 2014
Caption: Art Beat
301 Pieces

Local artists showcasing their craft. Whether it's painting, woodwork, glass, metal, beadwork, drawing, sewing, ect., we'll cover it!

  • From: KQAL
  • Updated: Oct 05, 2012
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279 Pieces

Culture Clique is a segment that takes a peek into different cultures in the Winona area. Celebrating the diversity of the cultural makeup of Winona, we are not just looking at heritage, but also hobbyists culture, and different ways of life.

  • From: KQAL
  • Updated: Sep 27, 2012
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94 Pieces

Don't Cha Know is all about being in the know about upcoming events in the Winona area, interviews with interesting people, and historically significant places in our neck of the woods - the Winona area of South East Minnesota.

  • From: KQAL
  • Updated: Jun 21, 2012
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31 Pieces

Minnesota's connection to the film industry.

  • From: KQAL
  • Updated: Apr 21, 2014
Caption: The Live Feed
625 Pieces

Musicians live in studio for interviews and acoustic performances. Sometimes live on location interviews and performances too! Focus on local area artists and original pieces.

  • From: KQAL
  • Updated: Aug 08, 2012

Latest Pieces

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On this episode of Art Beat we go to Public Launch in downtown Winona for the opening of a photo exhibit by local photographer Ed Hoffman. The exhi...

  • Added: Dec 05, 2019
  • Length: 16:14
Caption: The Live Feed
On this episode of the Live Feed, we go to the 2019 Midwest Music Fest to hear from The Heavy Set. We’ll hear the band’s performance and speak to t...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 33:01
Caption: Art Beat
On this episode of Art Beat, we talk to Janelle DeRubeis, president of Active Minds here on the Winona State campus. Janelle put together an art sh...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 15:14
Caption: The Live Feed
On this episode of the Live Feed, we continue our coverage of the 2019 Midwest Music Festival. This episode features Minneapolis based singer/songw...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 31:47
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Mosquitos, ticks and gnats, oh my! Its that time of year again when pesky bugs are out to hamper your good time in the summer. But who wants that g...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 13:28
Caption: The Live Feed
KQAL and Winona State University are proud to present, Over the Back Fence, a community variety show from the St. Mane theatre in Lanesboro MN. Wit...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 01:00:20
Caption: Art Beat
Summer is a great time for getting outside and appreciating nature especially when you live in a river town such as Winona. The Mississippi river i...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 17:13
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On this episode of the Live Feed, we continue our coverage of the 2019 Mid West Music Fest. This episode features Minneapolis band Harper’s Jar. Th...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 32:45
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It’s time to get your geek on. On this episode of Culture Clique we go once again to Nerd Nite Winona at Ed’s No Name Bar. This time around we hear...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 23:48
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On this episode of the Live Feed, we go to the 2019 Midwest Music Fest to catch up with electronic duo Eric Mayson and Aby Wolf. We'll listen to th...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 31:01