In just over ONE week, Oktoberfest will kick off in La Crosse. To help countdown the celebration, the newly selected Miss La Crosse Oktoberfest, Jordenne Butler, graced the KQ studio Wednesday! Her advice for first-time Oktoberfest guests? “Do everything you possibly can.” As an Onalaska native, Butler is no stranger to the September tradition. “Growing […]
Tim released this video of him and his band in his bus singing the classic Cars tune Drive, and it’s beautiful! Here’s hoping he cuts his own version.
Entertainer of the Year Garth Brooks Eric Church Chris Stapleton Carrie Underwood Keith Urban Female Vocalist of the Year Kelsea Ballerini Miranda Lambert Maren Morris Kacey Musgraves Carrie Underwood Male Vocalist of the Year Dierks Bentley Luke Combs Thomas Rhett Chris Stapleton Keith Urban Vocal Duo of the Year Brooks & Dunn Brothers Osborne Dan […]
Whether you eat it as a meal or a snack, it can be hard to beat the ooey, gooey sensation of a real grilled cheese. I recently had the chance to test my sandwich skills at the Crawford County Dairy Breakfast Grilled Cheese experience where chefs in three different age categories combined their finest ingredients […]
Ashley for the Arts promised to donate over $590,000 to non-profit organizations following their 11th annual music and art festival held in Arcadia’s Memorial Park August 8-11. The amount exceeds the festival’s 2018 donation. Proceeds will benefit more than 60 participating non-profit organizations, 28 of which are area school districts. The success of the 11th […]
Join KQ98 and Major League Fishing at the Onalaska Omni Center for the ultimate REDCREST experience Friday, August 23rd – Sunday, August 25th from 10am – 6pm. The top 30 anglers from the Bass Pro Tour will compete for the title of REDCREST Champion on the Upper Mississippi River in La Crosse. In celebration of […]
Have you ever wanted to volunteer in your community but don’t know where to begin? Mobile Meals of La Crosse makes it easy to have a heartwarming experience. Mobile Meals is a non-profit public benefit organization in La Crosse that delivers more than 33,000 meals annual to individuals in the city limits of La Crosse. […]
It was this week 12 years ago that areas of the Midwest were flooded by up to 17 inches of rain. From August 18-20, precipitation came down at rates of 1-2 inches per hour, according to the National Weather Service. Stoddard and the south side of La Crosse reported more than 12 inches. The National […]
La Crescent Animal Rescue has a new program that could be the cat’s meow for people with pest problems. Nancy Strelow, vice president on the board of directors, said they have had a feral cat population outside their shelter for years. They typically trap, spay or neuter, vaccinate and release the cats. “It seems to […]
Kara Wright and Oakley won the KQ98 Dog Days Of Summer photo contest! Living their best summer with a 4 pack of passes to Noah’s Ark and a gift certificate from Fun Fur Pets! Check out all the fur babies!