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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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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Motherhood is a tough topic for young people, how does and eighth grader handle it? Today on the Art Beat we interview WSU film student Brynn Artl...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 20:40
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Today on Culture Clique, we talk to the Winona State University Ducks Unlimited Club. The Ducks Unlimited Club is holding a banquet this Saturday a...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 13:32
From: KQAL
Series: The Live Feed
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Tonight on the Live Feed we bring you a young singer songwriter who’s been causing a bit of a stir on social media lately. Twelve-year-old Logan Ru...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 22:21
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Today on Art Beat, we speak to filmmaker Brenda Piekarski about her new adevnture documentary, Ode to Minnesota. Ode to Minnesota follows the exper...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 14:08
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Rochester singer-songwriter Sterling Haukom blends grunge influenced vocals with nimble guitar playing to make a blend of music that defies genre b...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 32:25
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In 1995 large numbers of deformed frogs were discovered in MN, it was talked about a lot in the media and people were concerned about something in ...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 11:58
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Tonight on the Live Feed, we are joined in studio by Luke Hendrickson. Luke is a country musician from Rochester, MN. His first full length album t...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 01:02:44
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Today on Art Beat we talk Winona State University’s 30th annual Dancescape performance. Joining us today is Tatum Reitter, publicity assistant and ...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 23:43
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On this episode of the Live Feed, Minnesota musician Matt Browne visits us in studio. Browne, a Winona native, stopped by as he was celebrating the...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 29:17
From: KQAL
Series: Art Beat
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This week on Art Beat, we hear from Lois Peterson on her new exhibit, Listening for Evidence. Listening for Evidence explores Lois' fascination wit...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 09:35