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.

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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
308 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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287 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
648 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 special episode of the Live Feed, its our weekly presentation of the Winona Municipal Band, directed by Levi Lundak.

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 53:10
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On this special episode of the Live Feed, its our weekly presentation of the Winona Municipal Band, directed by Levi Lundak. Original air date: 6...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 49:02
Caption: The Live Feed
On this episode of the Live Feed, we catch up with Cameron of Nooky Jones at the 2019 Midwest Music Fest. We'll discuss what the band has been up t...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 33:29
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Today is the Fourth of July and this weekend many people will be hanging out with friends and family enjoying the outdoors and the summer weather. ...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 17:48
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Get ready for more Mid West Music Fest 2019! Tonight on The Live Feed we hook up with Winona’s own Sleeping Jesus. The band talks about new music t...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 35:36
From: KQAL
Series: The Live Feed
Caption: The Live Feed
On this episode of The Live Feed we are joined in studio by singer/songwriter Lee Henke. Lee is in the process of releasing his second solo effort ...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 37:29
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He came to us through our radios like a fond memory of yesteryear with music and laughter and an insight into Minnesota life that only a true Minne...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 28:52
From: KQAL
Series: Art Beat
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It often seems that we find inspiration in the most mundane of phenomena - whether it be a spontaneous downpour of rain or a couple crossing the st...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 14:27
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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