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Contests & Winners

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Congratulations to Twila Huehn! She won a $1000 certificate to be used at America's Mattress!


2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Congratulations to Mike Kuiper! He won a trip to Geiger's Trails End Resort!


2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Congratulations to Shane Spilde! He won a trip to Breezy Point Resort!


Green Mill Birthday Show

Green Mill Birthday Show

Listen Every Monday through Friday for the Green Mill Birthday Show. If your birthday was emailed, called in or sent by snail mail you'll be eligible to win One Complimentary Medium, One-topping Pizza. DINE IN ONLY.

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2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Congratulations to Harlan Buck! He won tickets to Chanhassen Dinner Theatre!


Anniversary Show

Anniversary Show

Call in, email or snail mail Anniversaries to Power 96. Win a $10 certificate to Mine Agains in Alden, MN.

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2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Congratulations to Patty Adams! She won a 2 night stay at the Sheraton in Sioux Falls, SD!


2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Congratulations to Lisa Conway! She won tickets to the Tim McGraw & Faith Hill concert!


2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Congratulations to Gary Josephson! He won a MOA family fun pack!


2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Congratulations to Chris Case! He won an 8 foot Sport Craft pool table!


2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Congratulations to Harry Hansen! He won tickets to Chanhassen Dinner Theatre!


JAY GAMES

JAY GAMES

Jay Paul will play a game with you Monday thru Friday and Probably cheat to help you win a Great prize and have fun along the way!

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Community Involvement

Hotel Halloween Carnival 2017

Hotel Halloween Carnival 2017

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 HOTEL HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL! Thank you to the fire department, police department, Salvation Army and all of the room sponsors. You can view all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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Humane Society Fundraiser

Humane Society Fundraiser

Anna & Michele at Thornecrest Potato Bar Humane Society Fundraiser


Play Day at the Pool 2017

Play Day at the Pool 2017

Click on the link below to view photos.

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Freeborn & Mower County Fairs

Freeborn & Mower County Fairs

Check out all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2018 Austin Home & Vacation Show

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2018 Home Show and thank you to all of the exhibitors who participated! Click on the link below to view pics.

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Certificate of Appreciation

Certificate of Appreciation

Ron Reule FC veteran service officer, presented Power 96 & KQAQ a certificate of appreciation for supporting veterans and their families.


Mower County Stuff the Bus 2017

Mower County Stuff the Bus 2017

Thank you to all of our sponsors and thank you to everyone who helped “STUFF THE BUS” with School supplies for kids in need in Mower County. You can view all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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Freeborn/Mower County Spotlight

Freeborn/Mower County Spotlight

Every week local servants are interviewed sharing information about good causes, fun happenings or events going on in our communities. Tune in for the Mower County Spotlight Tuesdays at 11:05 am. Tune in for the Freeborn County Spotlight Thursdays at 11:05 am. If you know of an event or would like to share yours please email us at the link below

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Freeborn County Stuff the Bus 2017

Freeborn County Stuff the Bus 2017

Thank you to all of our sponsors and thank you to everyone who helped “STUFF THE BUS” with School supplies for kids in need in Freeborn County. You can view all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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Secret Santa

Secret Santa

A very special thank you to all of our Secret Santa Sponsors again this year. We received so many letters, donations and letters have been delivered. The two families selected by the Salvation Army will be contacted before Christmas. God Bless!


Breakfast on the Farm 2016

Breakfast on the Farm 2016

The 2016 Breakfast on the Farm was held Saturday June 18th at Gene Anderson's Dairy Farm in Waltham, Minnesota. You can view all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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Parades

Parades

You can view all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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Senior Nights 2018

Senior Nights 2018

Graduating Seniors from area high schools take over our radio station from 6-8pm April 23rd-May 7th. They talk about their school, class memories, and what they plan to do after graduation. Plus, on April 26 area Senior Citizens talk about "what school was like" back when they graduated! Very enlightening! Food compliments of Green Mill in Albert Lea and bottled water compliments of Garlicks Water. A very special THANK-YOU to all of the businesses that sponsor each of these High Schools to make this experience possible for Area Graduates! You can view all of the photos from last year by clicking on the link below.

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Ron accepting plaque

Ron accepting plaque

“Ron Hunter accepts plaque from Zac Stuart of the American Legion Post Riders Post 91, thanking Hometown Broadcasting (POWER 96 & KQAQ 970AM) for their continued support and overwhelming dedicated commitment and support of fundraising events throughout 2016 for our Veterans and their families.”


Austin Bruins

Austin Bruins

Power 96 Live at the Bruins Teddy Bear Toss


Just For Fun!

Jeff and Snater

Jeff and Snater

"Red, White, and Blue and Hometown Broadcasting too! We love our Troops even more than they love us! God Bless America."


Staff Photo

Staff Photo


Sindi and Michele

Sindi and Michele


Group photo w/Marion

Group photo w/Marion


Chamber Golf Outing

Chamber Golf Outing


Jay Paul at Anytime Fitness

Jay Paul at Anytime Fitness


Chapel Con

Chapel Con


Saving Abel

Saving Abel


Ron and Bruiser

Ron and Bruiser


Mower County Fair

Mower County Fair


Chamber Golf Outing

Chamber Golf Outing


ALHS Homecoming Parade

ALHS Homecoming Parade

You can view all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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Ellendale Tractor Pull

Ellendale Tractor Pull

Power 96 & KQAQ happy to be part of the Ellendale Tractor Pull with prize giveaways, trophy sponsor, and our very own Jerry Viktora as the Emcee!


Albert Lea Parade

Albert Lea Parade


Marion Ross

Marion Ross


Kyle taking the Plunge

Kyle taking the Plunge


Anna and April

Anna and April


Chapel Con

Chapel Con


Chamber Golf Outing

Chamber Golf Outing


Ron & Anna at Green Mill

Ron & Anna at Green Mill


Special Programming

Voice of Our Veterans

Voice of Our Veterans

Every MONDAY around 11:40am on both POWER 96 & KQAQ-AM, hear different topics about our Veterans, Voiced by Veterans. Learn how to continuously Support & Remember Veterans who served our Country, Veteran Benefits, Facts, Upcoming Patriotic Events and more!


The Acoustic Storm

The Acoustic Storm

Every Sunday morning from 8am-10am, unplug with The Acoustic Storm and the best variety of acoustic-based rock. With an emphasis on acoustic guitar-driven songs, Jeff Parets presents the full spectrum of acoustic rock, including rarely heard "unplugged" versions of classic tunes in their purest form. Each week, the show spotlights an artist in "The Eye of The Storm" with music, bio information and sound bites. To visit The Storm's home page just click on the link below.

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Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota Vikings

Power 96 is thee place to tune in to the Minnesota Vikings games on 96.1 FM.


Dining & Entertainment Guide

Dining & Entertainment Guide

Be sure to tune in every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 11:50am and 5:50pm for the dining, entertainment and shopping calendar. You'll hear information about special events, entertainment, lunch & dinner specials, new products and in-store deals.


Jay\'s Joke to Go

Jay's Joke to Go

Catch Jay's joke to go every Mon - Fri at 9:50 am. If you missed it, click the link below.....

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APRILsmith

APRILsmith

3 Aerosmith Rock Blocks a day Monday through Friday the entire month of April!! Brought to you by: B&D Metal Works, Express Employment Professionals, On the Spot Appliance Service and T&W Motors.


Power 96 Severe Weather Coverage

Power 96 Severe Weather Coverage

MN & IA WEATHER CAN BE QUITE UNPREDICTABLE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR, and CAN CHANGE QUICKLY. .In the event of severe weather conditions, tune to 96.1 FM for thee best severe weather coverage in the area! You'll get up to the minute conditions on location & severity, along with safety reminders for your family! 96.1 FM has the most up-to-date training and equipment and works side by side with KIMT's Storm Team 3, local law enforcement, AND SPOTTERS during severe weather conditions and we have generators to ensure even during power outages - we're here for you!


Racing Rocks!

Racing Rocks!

"RACING ROCKS, hosted by Riki Rachtman, airs every Sunday from 6am-8am. Amazing Nextel Cup Racing coverage."


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