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Become A Member and Support 50 Years of KVSC

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10/19/2017 - 10:00 AM

From Saturday, October 21 - Sunday, October 29, KVSC is celebrating its 2017 Fall Pledge Drive! In our 50th anniversary of serving as Your Sound Alternative we are asking for your support in looking forward to the next 50! 

Become a KVSC member, or renew your membership by calling the studio line at 320-308-KVSC (5872) or making your pledge online.

This fall we have new pledge perks for our renewing members and first-time donors alike, including coffee mugs, tote bags, and KVSC apparel. Also check out some of our one-of-a-kind newly donated pottery available only to members. Listen all week for special prize giveaways such as exclusive guest passes and gift cards! 

Your donation helps KVSC act as a voice for the community and brings listeners programs like Monday Night Live (currently in its 26th season!), Granite City Radio Theatre, our beloved Trivia Weekend, and continual coverage of St. Cloud State University news and live Huskies athletics events! 


Thank you to our past, present, and future KVSC members!

War of the Worlds Live Radio Broadcast tickets on sale now!

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10/03/2017 - 10:50 AM

Tickets are now available for the War of the Worlds Live Radio Broadcast! KVSC partnered with GREAT Theatre to present the show on Friday, Oct. 27 (preview production show) and the live on air show on Saturday, Oct. 28.

We are broadcasting Orson Welles' War of the Worlds, the infamous radio drama, live from GREAT Theatre's Learning Lab. The production features a great team of local talent, and it is a perfectly spooky show just in time for Halloween, that you don't want to miss!

Everything gets started at 7 p.m. with a cocktail hour, with an 8 p.m. start time for the War of the Worlds Live Radio Broadcast. The show is located at GREAT Theatre's Helgeson Learning Lab Theatre in Waite Park (located next to Crafts Direct).

We will be broadcasting the performance live on KVSC 88.1FM and KMOJ HD3 Minneapolis-St. Paul and streaming online here on Find tickets on GREAT Theatre website or by calling (320) 258-2787.

Listen to KVSC in Minneapolis-St. Paul on 89.9 HD3

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09/26/2017 - 1:30 PM

                    KVSC Is On the Air In The Twin Cities!

KVSC is now broadcasting in HD in Minneapolis and St. Paul on 89.9 HD3.  


Thanks to a new partnership with KMOJ, we are able to share Your Sound Alternative's programming with our members, welcome new listeners and share our Huskies pride with sports fans in the entire Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area.

How do I listen to KVSC on HD? All you need to do is tune in your HD Radio to 89.9 in the Twin Cities, it will automatically tune to HD1. However, KVSC is two clicks up to HD3 on 89.9. Many newer vehicles feature HD Radios. If your vehicle doesn't automatically tune to HD2 and HD3 channels please consult your owner's manual. Aside from vehicles, you can buy an inexpensive HD Radio for home use.

Where to I get an HD radio? Amazon has a wide variety of HD Radios available in prices ranging between $50 to $175. Minnesota's own Best Buy features models in stores as well as online starting at $35. By the way, HD radios play radio stations in digital and analog.

How far can I listen to KVSC in HD?  This map represents the coverage area of

KVSC on 89.9 HD 3. It gives listeners a clear signal from Maple Grove (where our primary signal from St. Cloud begins to fade) all the way to Hudson, Wisconsin.

This is an exciting development for KVSC and St. Cloud State University. We welcome questions on how to listen in HD as well feedback on our diverse programming that represents the Voice of St. Cloud.

Feel free to email us or call during business hours at 320-308-3053. 

Under the Needle: The KEXP Sessions On Your Sound Alternative

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07/09/2017 - 3:30 PM

KVSC is a broadcast partner of Under The Needle: The KEXP Sessions.

The show airs every Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. on 88.1FM.

Oct. 24-Shabazz Palaces

Oct. 31-Beach Fossils

Nov. 7-Algiers

Nov. 14-War On Drugs

 KEXP recorded more than 500 live on-air performances in their studios--and we're sharing them with you!

We hope you get a chance to listen Tuesdays at 4:30 p.m., we think you’ll love the Under the Needle: The KEXP Sessions too.

Listen to KVSC on Your Mobile Device -- iPhone, Blackberry or DROID

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12/31/2016 - 10:50 AM

Listen to KVSC on Your Mobile Device -- iPhone, Blackberry or DROID

Does your phone dream of KVSC? Let it dream no more as KVSC has a number of ways to listen to Your Sound Alternative on your mobile device.

Go to for instructions on how to listen on a variety of devices!


Ever wonder whose voice that is on the radio?

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11/07/2015 - 1:50 PM

Ever wonder whose voice that is on the radio?

While listening to your favorite program on Your Sound Alternative, have you ever wondered who the voice is behind the microphone? That's a great question!

KVSC attracts more than 60 volunteer deejays, so it can be hard to keep up. To see who is hosting your show of choice, check out our Program Guide. If you would like to join the team, visit our training department to learn the steps of becoming a radio host.

KVSC Playlists in Realtime and Archive Search

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01/08/2015 - 11:00 AM

KVSC Playlists in Realtime and Archive Search

So, you heard a song, but missed the DJ telling you what it was called and who sang it.  Don't sweat it. Just go to our Spinitron page.  

Located in the "Listen Live" player on the upper right of all pages, you can see who's on the air and what artist and song is currently playing.  Also, if you click the host's name you can view their profile.  If you click the track name, you can view the entire play list in real-time via

The archive link gets you to all playlists by all hosts.  Try it out for yourself!

PODCAST: Holocaust Survivor Henry Oertelt

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06/17/2009 - 12:00 PM

PODCAST: Holocaust Survivor Henry Oertelt presents an original production--the amazing journey of Holocaust survivor Dr. Henry Oertelt.  The entire podcast series is presented in episodes of the 18 critical events that led to Henry's survival of five Nazi concentration camps and a three day death march.  Henry Oertelt's compelling book, "An Unbroken Chain" was recorded and engineered at the KVSC studios.  KVSC is sincerely honored to be the audio archival source of Dr. Oertelt's eternal message of hope and dignity. 

Sports Schedule

  • Football vs Northern State University
    Oct 28, 2017 - 1:00
  • Volleyball vs Sioux Falls (Sports Stream)
    Nov 03, 2017 - 6:00
  • Men's Hockey vs University of Minnesota-Duluth
    Nov 03, 2017 - 7:37

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