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THU 12PM / treason island: the blennerhassets and aaron burr

Learn about an island and its American founder in Ohio.

THU 7:30PM / farm connections


Farming practices in southern Minnesota.

FRI 8PM / on q


People and events in south central Minnesota.

FRI 8:30PM / r-town


The show that's all about Rochester.

SAT 6PM / lawrence welk: smalltown, usa

Including the song "Dear Hearts & Gentle People"

SAT 10PM / austin city limits: ray wylie hubbard

Performing hits from his album.

SUN 7PM / off 90

Arts, culture, and history in southern Minnesota.

SUN 8PM / gaslight (1955)  

Fighting for her sanity a woman starts to understand the cause of her struggle.

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KSMQ ADDS TWO BOARD MEMBERS

  July 22, 2022

AUSTIN, Minn. — KSMQ Public Television, the PBS television station serving over 700,000 viewers in southeastern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa, recently added two members to the board of directors of its nonprofit organization KSMQ Public Service Media, Inc.

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Sylwia Bujak Oliver of Rochester is executive director of 125 LIVE, the Rochester senior center. Ms. Bujak Oliver is a native of Poland and holds a master’s degree in law from the University of Adam Mickiewicz in Poznan, Poland. She serves on the board of the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce and is a grants consultant for the Minnesota State Arts Board.   Tara Scott of Austin is finance manager of The Hormel Institute in Austin. She is a native of Austin and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Ms. Scott is a member of the Austin Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors and a graduate of Leadership Austin.

Both were named to three-year terms.

For more information, contact:
Eric Olson, KSMQ Public Television, President/CEO
507 438 8412

KSMQ LOCAL PROGRAMMING

 
 
 

Nicole speaks with Nisha Kurup, the Vice President of the Indian Cultural Association of Minnesota and meets with Irene Woodward, community development director for the City of Rochester. We get our fill of caffeine and plant life, and meet a local painter. On the Spotlight segment, Danielle talks with Nadia Victoria and learns about Sorellina's Restaurant. Michael Wojcik tells us about Party in the Alley and other events happening.

 
 
 

Future KSMQ Broadcast Center

 
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Groundbreaking

GROUNDBREAKING FOR NEW KSMQ BROADCAST CENTER
 
 
 
KSMQ Public Television began its construction on a new multimedia broadcast facility in downtown Austin by holding a ceremonial groundbreaking event Thurs. Oct 7, 2021. In attendance were local and state business and political leaders, the Austin Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, as well as members of the public.
  Speakers included KSMQ CEO Eric Olson; KSMQ Producer Annie Krenik; Elaine Hansen, President of the Austin Area Chamber of Commerce; from the KSMQ Board of Directors, Fred Bogott; from The Hormel Foundation, Chair Jeff Ettinger and Vice Chair Bonnie Rietz; Mayor of Austin, Steve King; Mayor of Rochester, Kim Norton; Senator Dave Senjem; Former Representative Jeanne Poppe; and Former Senator Dan Sparks.
 
 
 

KSMQ LOCAL SHOWS

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Local Service Report

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Featured Sponsor

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Some of KSMQ’s programs are made possible by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

 

 

 

KSMQ Channels

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

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