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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308 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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9 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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The Acoustic Styles of Michelle Lynn

  • Added: Jul 30, 2010
  • Length: 32:21
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Week 7 of Winona Municipal Band's 10 week summer series.

  • Added: Jul 28, 2010
  • Length: 49:36
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Golden Age of Radio - Musician Dan Chouinard

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis


  • Added: Jul 23, 2010
  • Length: 29:20
  • Purchases: 1
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Celtic Group - Nova Scotia Traditions

  • Added: Jul 23, 2010
  • Length: 33:32
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Megan Jones - Beading & Framing

  • Added: Jul 23, 2010
  • Length: 21:21
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Winona Historical Society - Mark Peterson, Executive Director

  • Added: Jul 23, 2010
  • Length: 17:02
From: KQAL
Series: Art Beat
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Stan Hawkins - Carving Specialist

  • Added: Jul 23, 2010
  • Length: 17:44
Caption: Winona Municipal Band, Credit: Mike Martin
Week 6 of Winona Municipal Band's 10 week summer series. Note: there is no Week 5. It was rained out.

  • Added: Jul 21, 2010
  • Length: 55:19

  • Added: Jul 16, 2010
  • Length: 35:57
Caption: Ed Lohnes & Lyle Rustad
The Dakota Gathering & Homecoming Part 3

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jul 16, 2010
  • Length: 21:12
  • Purchases: 1