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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). 


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93 Pieces

Highlights the arts and cultural events of Northwest Minnesota.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Oct 03, 2012
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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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179 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
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A look at the birth and growth of professional wrestling in Minnesota.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Jun 29, 2011
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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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372 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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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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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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Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) Executive Director Mara Wittman brings the latest in events and activities supported by the NWMAC - includ...

  • Added: Sep 11, 2012
  • Length: 07:59
Caption: Borgie's Chip Carved Box
Norwegian born Borgie Bolstad describes his creative chip carving.

  • Added: Sep 09, 2012
  • Length: 15:00
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Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC)shares the latest in news and events sponsored and supported by the...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2012
  • Length: 06:53
Caption: Artistic Work of Jessica Pribula
Northwest Minnesota artist Jessica Pribula of East Grand Forks is an artist that is traditional in thought and progressive in her artistic creation...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2012
  • Length: 12:23
Caption: East Grand Forks, MN author Warren Strandell
The Red River of the North Flood of 1997 was the most severe flood of the river since 1826, impacting residents of Minnesota, North Dakota and Mani...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2012
  • Length: 16:37
Caption: Artists on Main Cooperative Art Work
Karen Engevik is a retired school teacher and pottery artists living in the far north of Minnesota, at Roseau. Her story of pottery work and the d...

  • Added: Aug 14, 2012
  • Length: 07:27
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The annual International Woodcarvers will be getting together soon to exhibit, teach and share their craft at Lake Bronson, Minnesota. Mara Wittma...

  • Added: Jul 31, 2012
  • Length: 03:27
Caption: "Polish Day" in Florian, Minnesota
Poland is blessed with a rich folk culture dating back several centuries. Polish customs and traditions that are kept alive through gatherings and ...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2012
  • Length: 13:16
Caption: NWMAC - Arts
Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) Executive Director Mara Wittman discusses the latest news from the NWMAC - including deadlines for grant a...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2012
  • Length: 09:47
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Eryn Killough and her husband moved to Crookston, Minnesota five years ago from the east coast of the United States. She is a stay-at-home Mom who...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2012
  • Length: 08:39