Diverse Radio for Minnesota’s Communities

18 Unique Stations from Border to Border

Mr. Music in Northwest Minnesota!

Crookston, MN native Phil McKenzie has an impressive portfolio of educational degrees and high-profile experience within the world of music! His journey and his strong support of the arts in Minnesota is told in a humble way...... of gratitude.

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Conservation Corps MN/IA with Hollis Emery

Today on DCK, we learn about Conservation Corps Minnesota and Iowa, which is an AmeriCorps agency that provides opportunities for young people to work in conservation and natural resources, disaster response or to lead youth and volunteer groups. Today we hear from Program Director Hollis Emery. Hollis, tells us a little about the history behind Conservation Corps, what they do, and some exciting new opportunities they have to offer. I’m Bill Stoneberg, with Conservation Corps Program Director Hollis Emery, on DCK.
Original air date: 05/30/22.

Culture Clique is written and produced by KQAL on the campus of Winona State University and is made possible by a grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


Joy Labs Part Two with Tricia Wehrenberg

Today on Art Beat we talked with Tricia Wehrenberg, a youth services librarian from the Winona Public Library to hear more about their collaboration with the Joy Labs. The project is focusing on creating a positive space for youth in Winona while emphasizing an increase in mental health programming. She talked all about the project, why mental health awareness is important, as well as how and where to learn more about the collaboration. I’m Brylee Harris, stick around as we hear more about mental health, art-based programming from Tricia Wehrenberg today on Art Beat.

Original Air Date: 04/12/22.
Art Beat is made possible by a grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


Joy Labs with Sarah Johnson

Today on Art Beat we talked with Sarah Johnson, the Joy Labs Founder to hear more about their collaboration with the Winona Public Library. The project is focusing on creating a positive space for youth in Winona while emphasizing an increase in mental health programming. She talked all about the project, what mental health means to her, and the benefits that this project will bring. I’m Brylee Harris, stick around as we hear more about mental health, art-based programming from Sarah Johnson today on Art Beat.
Original Air Date: 04/05/22.
Art Beat is made possible by a grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


EP201 Reflecting Back

A look back at the past 200 episodes of “Cruising the Blues With Mr. Jack”.


EP200 The Chris Duarte Group

Chris Duarte hails from Texas and has a great defining sound all his own in the Blues Rock genre.


MHB – DUOS

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! Nothing but DUOS on this episode, including Curtis & Loretta, Sardine Brothers, and Two Tone, plus you host tries Castle Danger Cream Ale (but not in the studio)–all on MHB!

(Aired 05/12/2022)


EP199 The 1991 Chicago Blues Fest P2

Part 2 of the opening night of the 8th Annual Chicago Blues Fest held on Friday, June 14th, 1991.


EP198 The 1991 Chicago Blues Fest P1

A trip back in time to 1991 and the 8th Annual Chicago Blues Fest.


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McKnight FoundationPohlad family foundationThe Minneapolis FoundationSaint Paul & Minnesota Foundation