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
298 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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276 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
619 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 The Live Feed, it’s the 2019 Mid West Music Fest with A.M. Stryker. AM Stryker is a singer songwriter from Minneapolis who’s not...

  • Added: Jun 03, 2019
  • Length: 17:49
Caption: Art Beat
On this episode of Art Beat we continue our conversation about Images of MWMF, a photo exhibit being shown at Ed’s No Name Bar here in Winona. The ...

  • Added: Jun 03, 2019
  • Length: 12:14
Caption: The Live Feed
On this episode of The Live Feed we continue our coverage of the 2019 Mid West Music Fest. This time around we check out Minneapolis band Bathtub C...

  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 27:03
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For many Minnesota concertgoers, Alan Sparhawk is an unforgettable name. With a career spanning over two decades, four musical groups and countless...

  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 31:48
Caption: Art Beat
On this episode of Art Beat, we’re going to talk about art that is centered on Mid West Music Fest, specifically a photography exhibit being shown ...

  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 13:33
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KQAL is proud to present, Over The Back Fence. “Ca$h” is the theme of this months episode of “Over the Back Fence” Community Variety Show presented...

  • Added: May 20, 2019
  • Length: 59:44
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On this episode of The Live Feed we take you to the 2019 Midwest Music Fest for a Minnesota favorite, Alex Rossi. Alex discusses the evolution of h...

  • Added: May 13, 2019
  • Length: 44:41
From: KQAL
Series: Art Beat
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Every spring, the Midwest Music Fest Rolls into Winona, MN bringing all sorts of talented musicians to the area from Minnesota, the surrounding sta...

  • Added: May 13, 2019
  • Length: 39:07
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On this episode of Art Beat we catch up with Joe Davis. Joe is a poet, spoken word artist and an educator. He also fronts his own band, does speaki...

  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 26:51
Caption: Laurann Gilbertson, Chief Curator at Vesterheim, The National Norwegian-American Museum and Heritage Center
On this episode of Culture Clique we’re talking about the power of silver, especially when it comes to traditional Norwegian brooches and jewelry. ...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2019
  • Length: 21:41