M-F 5:30 & 10:30PM / nightly business report

Business and economic news, extensive financial market coverage and in-depth analysis.

FRI 7PM-SUN 12:30PM / almanac

Stay informed about local current affairs in Minnesota.

SAT 8PM / unforgotten - season 2 on masterpiece

Follow a cold case of a murder that tests the wits of the crime-solving duo.

SAT 10PM / austin city limits-zac brown band

Savor an hour with a Grammy-winning southern country rock act.

SUN 10:30AM / focus on europe

Learn the diversity of people, places and conflicts that define Europe.

SUN 7PM / off 90

Join the celebration of all things Czech, and learn about the first use of the word “robot".

SUN 8PM / singin’ in the rain (1952)

A silent movie star, adjusting to sound films, falls in love with a chorus girl.

SUN 10PM / woodsongs-john oates

John Oates performs his classic hits and reads from his new memoir.

MON 7PM / nature: the world’s most wanted animal

A conservationist's efforts to save pangolins, the most trafficked animal.

WED 8PM, FRI 12PM / on q insight: rural health care crunch

Join a discussion about the future of the health care system in our area.

THU 7:30PM / prairie sportsman

Outdoor adventures, including fishing, hunting and wild-game cooking.



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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


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Channel 779 Charter.
Channel 8 Mankato Charter.
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