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Contests & Winners

Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Cathy Sorenson, she won a trip to Garrison's 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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Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Lou Beckel, she won a 2 night stay to Aspen Lodge!


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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Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Linda Eppler, she won a 2 night stay to Aspen Lodge!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Josh Yanzer, he won a trip to Breezy Point!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Jan Butts, she won a MOA Family Fun Pack!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Christina Bos, she won a trip to Breezy Point!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Danny Deetz, he won a 1 night stay to Coffee Mill & Suites in Wabasha!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to David Deleon, he won tickets to Chanhassen Dinner Theatre!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Laverne Gabriel, he won tickets to Chanhassen Dinner Theatre!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Ricky Matter, he won a 1 night stay to Garrison's Resort!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Amanda Hoffman, she won a MOA Family Fun Pack!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Larry Luke, he won tickets to Chanhassen Dinner Theatre!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Nick Huffman, he won a 2 night stay to Aspen Lodge!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Mickey Lee, she won a 1 night stay to Coffee Mill & Suites in Wabasha!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Jane Swanson, she won a MOA Family Fun Pack!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Brandon Burnett, he won a Breezy Point Vacation!


Home Show Winner

Home Show Winner

Congratulations to Sterling Shatek, he won a 2 night stay to Aspen Lodge!


Community Involvement

Mower County Stuff the Bus 2018

Mower County Stuff the Bus 2018

Thank you to all of the sponsors and to everyone who donated to help stuff the bus! You can view all the photos by clicking on the link below.

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Senior Nights 2018

Senior Nights 2018

Thank you to everyone who participated in Senior Nights! Thank you to all of the businesses who sponsored Senior Nights, Green Mill of Albert Lea for supplying pizza and Garlicks Water for supplying the water. You can view all of the photos by clicking on the link below.

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Freeborn County Stuff the Bus 2018

Freeborn County Stuff the Bus 2018

Thank you to all of the sponsors and to everyone who donated to help stuff the bus! 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


2019 Austin Home & Vacation Show

2019 Austin Home & Vacation Show

The 2019 Austin Home & Vacation Show is March 15th from 3-8pm, March 16th from 9am-4pm and March 17th from 11am-4pm. Click on the link below to view pics from last year.

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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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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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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.”


Secret Santa

Secret Santa

Anna Rahn (Power 96 GM) pictured with Amber Voshell (Salvation Army Case Worker)....handing over the Secret Santa Pkg valued at nearly $1,000. A family will be selected from letters received. Thank you for the Sponsors who provided donations: Freeborn Lumber & Design Center, Albert Lea Seed, Troy Thompson Agency, Mrs Gerry’s Salads, The Pet Authority, Trades & Labor Credit Union, Inject Tech, Hanson Tire-Austin, CEC Theatres, Bergdale Harley Davidson, Wireless World, Becker Auto & RV, and Power 96.


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.


Austin Bruins

Austin Bruins

Power 96 Live at the Bruins Teddy Bear Toss


Play Day at the Pool 2018

Play Day at the Pool 2018

Click on the link below to view photos.

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Just For Fun!

Group photo with Marion

Group photo with Marion


Marion Ross

Marion Ross


Vikings Training Camp

Vikings Training Camp


Tammy and Marion

Tammy and Marion


Jay and Sindi

Jay and Sindi


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."


Jay and Marion

Jay and Marion


Vikings Training Camp

Vikings Training Camp


Ron and Bruiser

Ron and Bruiser


Ron and Marion

Ron and Marion


Jay Paul at Anytime Fitness

Jay Paul at Anytime Fitness


Jerry and Marion

Jerry and Marion


Vikings Training Camp

Vikings Training Camp


Sindi and Marion

Sindi and Marion


Vikings Training Camp

Vikings Training Camp


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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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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Motley March

Motley March

3 Rockin Motley Crue tunes 3 times a day the entire month of March. Be listening around 8:20am, 12:20pm and 4:20pm Monday through Friday the whole month of March. Thank you to our sponsors....Express Employment Professionals, Tri-State Tax and Accounting and On the Spot Appliance Service.


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.


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!


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!


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