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
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347 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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322 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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718 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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36 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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As is the case for too many buisnesses, events and venues have, Midwest Music Fest faced a tidal wave of challenges with the rise of COVID-19. Th...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 29:20
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We talk to the Minnesota DNR to find out the do's and don'ts of social distancing at Minnesota State Parks during Covid 19. Original air date: 04/3...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 16:07
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Mid West Music Fest's Jacob Grippon joins us for a special preview of artists playing the 2020 MWMF streaming event. Original air date: 04/29/20.

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 02:01:34
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On this episode of The Live Feed we take a look at the man and the music behind Rochester's Fires of Denmark. Original air date: 04/24/20.

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 41:12
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Jennifer Anderson joins us on Culture Clique to learn about fun things to watch for in the night sky. Original air date: 04/23/20.

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 26:47
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Minneapolis band Sister Species live at Ed's NoName Bar in Winona, MN.

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 37:58
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On this episode of art beat, we go in studio with artist Rebecca VanAcker. We sat down to discuss her paintings, sketches and her work with Bloodto...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 22:30
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McNasty Brass Band live at Ed's NoName Bar in Winona, MN.

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 39:00
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On this episode of the Live Feed we talk to Winona's own Rogue the Wolf and check out their latest acoustic EP In Stereo.

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 39:34
From: KQAL
Series: The Live Feed
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Tonight on the Live Feed, we hear from Scrunchies. KQAL's Matt Drewery caught up with the Minneapolis rock band after their set at Ed's No Name Bar...

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 22:52