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Contests & Winners

Backyard BBQ Winner

Backyard BBQ Winner

Congratulations to Roy Solis on winning our Backyard BBQ Give-away!


Halloween Carnival Winner

Halloween Carnival Winner

Congratulations to Matt Dugstad on winning Mn Zoo passes for taking a selfie at our Halloween Carnival.


Anniversary Show

Anniversary Show

Call in, email or snail mail Anniversaries to Power 96 for a chance at a great prize from Cinemagic Theatres, Trumbles and The 112 on Broadway.

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Halloween Carnival Room Winner

Halloween Carnival Room Winner

Congratulations to the Freeborn County Historical Museum on winning 2nd place for Favorite Room at our Halloween Carnival.


Halloween Carnival Winner

Halloween Carnival Winner

Congratulations to Aiden Steffen on winning a $50 Walmart Card at our Halloween Carnival.


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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WWE Winner

WWE Winner

Congratulations to Adam Simon! He won ringside tickets to WWE Smackdown at the Xcel Energy Center February 28th.


Halloween Carnival Winner

Halloween Carnival Winner

Congratulations to Amy Bertelson Brouwers and her daughter on winning Mn Zoo passes for taking a selfie at our Halloween Carnival.


Halloween Carnival Room Winner

Halloween Carnival Room Winner

Congratulations to Cargill Foods on winning 1st place for Favorite Room at our Halloween Carnival.


Halloween Carnival Room Winner

Halloween Carnival Room Winner

Congratulations to Shoe Sensation on winning 3rd place as Favorite Room at our Halloween Carnival.


Gas Card Winner

Gas Card Winner

Congratulations to Cody Evenson on winning $500 in gas from Korner Mart. Thank you to our sponsors: Korner Mart, Eastside Liquor, EZ Own Plus, & Collective Spirits.


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

KAAL Rochester Studio

KAAL Rochester Studio

Anna Rahn & Ron Hunter toured the new KAAL Rochester studio in Jan. 2016!!


Freeborn County Stuff the Bus 2016

Freeborn County Stuff the Bus 2016

A special thank you to all of our sponsors and to those who donated School Supplies & Cash for another successful year. You can view all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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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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2017 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2017 Austin Home & Vacation Show

“2017 Austin Home & Vacation Show” Dates already set for 2017! March 17-19 at the Packer Arena. Click on the link below for 2016 pics.

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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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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 Cty. Spotlight Tuesdays at 11:05 am. Tune in for the Freeborn Cty. 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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Parades

Parades

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

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Senior Nights 2016

Senior Nights 2016

Thank you to all of our sponsors and all the Graduates who joined us for our 14th Annual Senior Nights! You can view all of the photos by clicking on the link below.

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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.


Hotel Halloween Carnival 2016

Hotel Halloween Carnival 2016

Thank you to everyone who attended our 12th annual Hotel Halloween Carnival, thank you to all of the room sponsors who participated and thank you to County Inn & Suites. You can view all the photos 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.”


Mower County Stuff the Bus 2016

Mower County Stuff the Bus 2016

A special thank you to all of our sponsors and to those who donated School Supplies & Cash for another successful year. You can view all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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Secret Santa

Secret Santa

Hometown Broadcasting, POWER 96 & KQAQ 970 AM, partnered with many local businesses for our annual Secret Santa promotions. They raised nearly $1,600 in gift cards to surprise two local families in need just before Christmas. The Secret Santa packages and letter submissions were presented to the Salvation Army to select the two families.


Play Day at the Pool 2016

Play Day at the Pool 2016

We had a great time Friday July 8th at Play Day at the Pool. Thank You to all the kids that were there and congratulations to those that won some amazing prizes!!! Click on the link below to view photos.

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Just For Fun!

Glenville Parade

Glenville Parade


Albert Lea Parade

Albert Lea Parade


Group photo w/Marion

Group photo w/Marion


Freeborn County Fair

Freeborn County Fair


Chamber Golf Outing

Chamber Golf Outing


Chamber Golf Outing

Chamber Golf Outing


Glenville Parade

Glenville Parade


Ron & Anna at Green Mill

Ron & Anna at Green Mill


Kyle taking the Plunge

Kyle taking the Plunge


Freeborn County Fair

Freeborn County Fair


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."


Glenville Parade

Glenville Parade


ALHS Homecoming Parade

ALHS Homecoming Parade

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

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T-shirts for Sale

T-shirts for Sale

Get your Power 96 T-shirt today! We have Men's and Women's shirts sizes Medium to XXL and they are ONLY $15!!!! Stop into our studio at 109 East Clark Street in Albert Lea to get yours before they're gone!


Chamber Golf Outing

Chamber Golf Outing


Marion Ross

Marion Ross


Chamber Golf Outing

Chamber Golf Outing


Freeborn County Fair

Freeborn County Fair


T-shirts for Sale

T-shirts for Sale

Get your Power 96 T-shirt today! We have Men's and Women's shirts sizes Medium to XXL and they are ONLY $15!!!! Stop into our studio at 109 East Clark Street in Albert Lea to get yours before they're gone!


Live from Casey\'s General Store

Live from Casey's General Store


Special Programming

Racing Rocks!

Racing Rocks!

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


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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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!


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.


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!


FABuary

FABuary

3 Rockin' Beatles tunes in a row, 3 times a day Monday thru Friday throughout the entire month of February. Brought to you by B&D Metal Works, Express Employment Professionals, Tri-State Tax & Accounting and On the Spot Appliance.


Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota Vikings

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


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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