Bauer’s market and garden Center 7AM shout out with DUKE. Today We salute Veteran’s of The Gulf War. The War began on August 2nd, 1990 and ended on February 28th, 1991. 700,000 Americans were part of the Coalition forces. And Today W e salute You.

Our 7AM shout Out Pledge of Allegiance with DUKE goes to a Fishing legend. Ron Lindner of Brainerd passed away this week, He was 86. He and His Brother Al, (Vietnam Vet) created a fishing /media empire starting in the early ’70s. I first met Ron in the late 80s in Rochester at the boat […]

The holidays are a time for joy and happiness! Where can you find a park full of lights and happy people all around? At riverside park with Rotary Lights! KQ98 cares along with the La Crosse Regional Airport and Mattresses and More in Winona are supporting the 26th year of Rotary Lights and their display […]

It is no trick. A collaboration of community leaders and volunteers will be handing out 1,188 free 30-pound boxes of food and gallons of milk for families Saturday in Winona. The event will run simultaneously with Winona Main Street Streets & Treats starting at 2:00 p.m. To accommodate a drive-thru format, vehicles are asked to […]

20 years of non-stop success. That’s what the Rascal Flatts have had for their career together! 2 decades of creating music as a trio, and we’ve loved reaping the benefits of their success! CMT Hot 20 recently sat down with members Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus and Joe Don Rooney to talk about celebrating 20 years together […]

Today on our 7AM Shout out with the Pledge of Allegiance, We Honor the Late Evan Bath, PFC, United States Marine Corps. Evan was a 19 year old rifleman from Oak Creek, WI. He had been in the Marines since July of 2019. He and 7 other members of the team drowned in a landing […]

What a Story, Marv was born in Canada in 1935. His Family Moved to Chicago. After Graduation He enlisted in the US Army and served through the end of the War in the Army Air Corps. He then enrolled at Coe college near Cedar Rapids. He went on to coach in college and Pro football. […]

Own a piece of Country Music history and support Special Olympics! In honor of Polar Plunge 2020 and our local Special Olympic athletes, KQ98 will auction off a sweet guitar from SSE Music. What makes this so special? Some of your favorite country stars graciously penned their name including: Luke Combs, Kane Brown, Walker Hayes, […]

It is time to start planning for Country USA 2020! The festival just announced its jam-packed lineup featuring artists like Thomas Rhett, Little Big Town, Jordan Davis and many, many more! The full schedule can be found online. Mark your calendar! Tickets go on sale Friday, Nov. 1 starting at 4:00. CUSA2020 is June 25-27 […]

A man in Mission Viejo, California was seen trying to fix his two driver side tires on the side of the road. Nothing weird about that. Some concerned citizens called in to police on his behalf to get him some help. When police arrived they helped him alright … right into the squad car. Apparently […]

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