M-F 9PM / pbs newshour

Analysis, background reports and news updates to put the day's news in context.

THU 8PM / first language-the race to save Cherokee

An effort to preserve the Cherokee language.

FRI 7PM / the everly brothers-harmonies from heaven

Celebrate the phenomenon of the Everly Brothers, the greatest harmony duo.

SAT 6PM / the big band years

Join Peter Marshall in this celebration of big bands of the 1930s and '40s.

SAT 10PM / the 80’s

Martha Quinn hosts this collection of pop hits that defined the 1980s.

SUN 1:30PM / it happens here too-sex trafficking in your home town

An in-depth look at human trafficking in southern Minnesota. A KSMQ production.

SUN 4:30PM / welk stars-through the years

Remembering special moments from "The Lawrence Welk Show".

SUN 10PM / memory rescue with daniel amen, md

Take control of your memory and reduce your risk of memory loss.



RTown 17

The show that's all about Rochester!

Watch Fridays at 8pm.

Small Town Hospitals

Screenshot 2017 10 17 09.32.58 copy


Steve Simonin, President & CEO of Iowa Specialty Hospitals & Clinics

Amy McDaniel, CEO of Iowa Specialty Hospital – Belmond

Renee Diamond, MD – Family Practice Provider at Iowa Specialty Hospital

Kathy Nicholls, Director – Wright County Public Health


Featured Sponsor

RochesterSpine 1

ROCHESTER SPINE CARE & ALTERNATIVE HEALING offers all natural chiropractic relief, radiation-free, ultrasound spine scan (instead of X-ray), alternative healing and herbal recommendations. 

In practice since 1978, Dr. Reid has developed accelerated healing for wound and spine healing and lower back pain. Author of ‘Thirty Minute Miracles Chiropractic’ and ‘Oops, Praise the Lord My Cancer Just Fell Off’. Dr. Reid offers free initial consultations. 


439-37th St NE.



Latest News

Beyond the Bully

Bully 199
KSMQ Public Television produced Beyond the Bully to help students, schools, and families address the topic of bullying.  Find out what area organizations are doing to eliminate bullying, and help young people address it when they see it. 


FCC Public Inspection File


Our Local Service Report




KSMQ Channels

Channel 15 Dish Network, Direct TV, Jaguar or Antenna.
Channel 779 Charter.
Channel 8 Mankato Charter.
And Other local Cable Systems.

Login Form

Cron Job Starts