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
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331 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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310 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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97 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
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698 Pieces

Live concert series recorded on location and centered around local and regional (MN) artists. Might sometimes include acoustic in studio performances.

  • From: KQAL
  • Updated: Jul 08, 2020
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11 Pieces

In studio interview show centered around local and regional (MN) music releases. Includes music from the featured album and discussion with the artist(s) about the writing, recording and distribution processes. Might sometimes include producers and engineers involved on the featured album.

  • From: KQAL
  • Updated: Jul 08, 2020

Latest Pieces

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Winter in Minnesota. It’s a lot of different things to a lot of different people. Some love it, some hate it, but we all get through (deal with) it...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2021
  • Length: 22:31
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Winter in Minnesota. It’s a lot of different things to a lot of different people. Some love it, some hate it, but we all get through (deal with) it...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2021
  • Length: 18:38
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Tonight on The Sound we sit down with folk artist Nicky Nieling from Rochester, MN. We check out Nicky’s latest EP, Somehow Now along with a couple...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2021
  • Length: 44:28
From: KQAL
Series: The Sound
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KQAL'S Matt Drewry talks with Minneapolis rapper Nur-D. They discuss his latest album inspired by the events in Minneapolis, surrounding the killi...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2021
  • Length: 57:11
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The holiday season conjures up many images and memories for people. Snow covered landscapes, home cooked holiday meals, children excited for Santa ...

  • Added: Dec 22, 2020
  • Length: 13:51
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Today on DCK we talk to MN sec of state Steve Simon about voting in MN. We talk about what’s different about voting in 2020, what’s the same and ho...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2020
  • Length: 18:51
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On this episode of The Live Feed we take you to Earth Rider Brewery in Superior, WI for a live performance from Dead Man Winter. Based in Duluth, M...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2020
  • Length: 59:36
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Today on Culture Clique we are joined by former KQAL Program Coordinator Teri Tenseth to talk about her latest venture, The Mother Loaf. The Mother...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2020
  • Length: 43:20
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On this episode of The Live Feed we travel to the Earth Rider Brewery in Superior, WI for a live performance from Charlie Parr. Based in Duluth, MN...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2020
  • Length: 57:51
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On this episode of The Live Feed we take you to Earth Rider Fest 2020 at the Cedar Lounge and Earth Rider Brewery in Superior WI for a performance ...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:03