KSRQ

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KSRQ is Pioneer 90.1, a college-owned, community-focused broadcaster serving Northwest Minnesota and the greater Grand Forks, ND region. Pioneer 90.1 originates from the Center for New Media at Northland Community & Technical College in Thief River Falls. The station features a blend of Americana music, locally-produced specialty programs (The Saturday Morning Barndance, The Root Cellar, Basement Rock), and programming from the Association of Minnesota Public and Educational Radio Stations (AMPERS). 

Series

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73 Pieces

Highlights the arts and cultural events of Northwest Minnesota.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Oct 03, 2012
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1 Piece

Polka and old-time entertainer Cathy Erickson of Middle River, MN, plays your requests for polka, old-time, gospel, Scandinavian, and local music.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Jun 06, 2012
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6 Pieces

On June 20, 2013, Pioneer 90.1 personality and local musician Cathy Erickson hosted a five-hour Accordion Festival broadcast from the Eagles Club in Thief River Falls, Minnesota. This series will feature performances from the many talented accordion players from Northwest Minnesota that appeared at this very special Accordion Festival event.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Jan 15, 2014
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174 Pieces

Interviews with northwest Minnesota non-profits and artists, highlighting the work they do in our communities.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Jul 27, 2017
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Interviews with visual artists about their work.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Oct 24, 2012
Caption: MN Wrestler Verne Gagne
9 Pieces

A look at the birth and growth of professional wrestling in Minnesota.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Jun 29, 2011
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7 Pieces

A series of outdoor concerts recorded at Hartz Park, Thief River Falls, MN. "Live From RiverFest" features top performers from Northwest Minnesota playing the Pioneer 90.1 RiverFest Stage. Supported by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Jun 10, 2011
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343 Pieces

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings!

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Apr 17, 2014
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57 Pieces

Join hosts Carl Unbehaun and Glen Braget as they present the many musical nuggets and treasures from the great state of Minnesota and Upper Midwest that were recorded in the 1950's, 60's, 70's. and even the 80's from time to time.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Feb 09, 2015
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1 Piece

This series reflects the history, traditions, impact and people of professional and amateur sports in Minnesota.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Apr 03, 2012

Latest Pieces

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The Guthrie Theater first opened in 1963 in Minneapolis. Jim tells how it got started, the unique construction, and how it brought the national art...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 16:42
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Jeffers Petroglyphs is where Minnesota history begins. More than 2,000 rock carvings were made about 5,000 years ago in the southwestern part of th...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 14:47
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Jim tells of the history of 4-H, an international organization that has influenced thousands of Minnesota youth with the life skills programs it of...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 16:46
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Hunting is a favorite pasttime of many Minnesotans. In the early 1900's, "market hunting" resulted in hunters wrecklessly shooting ducks to ship t...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 16:26
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Sankta Lucia is an Italian saint that gave to the poor. When there was a famine in Sweden, Santka Lucia gave food to the poor farmers. The traditio...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 17:24
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Jim speaks of his and Jan's travels to Michigan and how people are actually "surfing" the waves of Lake Superior. Another trip took the couple to T...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 19:54
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In 1927, Charles Lindberg flew over the Atlantic from New York to Paris, making him Minnesota's first 20th century international celebrity. Also in...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 16:44
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Is there really a Santa Claus and what does he have to do with Christmas? Virgina Handlin wrote to the New York Sun many years ago asking the truth...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 10:03
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As part of the St. Hilaire, Minnesota Lions Club, Jim and Jan Strandlie attended a Lions Club convention at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Ther...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 14:58
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Minnesota is recognized as one of the healthiest places to live. The Mayo Clinic is known for doctors studying new techniques, groups of specialist...

  • Added: May 10, 2010
  • Length: 01:45