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May 15, 2017

KVSC Celebrates 50 Years as the Voice of St. Cloud, 1967-2017

KVSC is celebrating its golden anniversary throughout 2017. The station first went on the air on May 10, 1967. A series of events are planned June 9-11, 2017 to celebrate the creative energy and support of educational community radio from St. Cloud State University. A complete story with images is available HERE. Happy 50th Birthday […]

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Feb 28, 2017

KVSC Presents “Express Yourself” with Guante and Tish Jones

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – KVSC presents Express Yourself, a night of spoken word and open mic with Guante and Tish Jones, two of Minnesota’s top artists that speak to social justice and challenge the audience to engage in thought provoking ways. The pair will address the changes in our nation’s narrative, alongside the disconnect that […]

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Jan 19, 2017

KVSC’s 50-Hour Trivia Weekend Gets Swept Up in a Torrential Storm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – The 38th annual Trivia Weekend presented by KVSC 88.1FM at St. Cloud State University will flood the airwaves Feb. 17-19. Each year, a different theme is selected to pay homage to popular cultural phenomena. This year’s trivia theme will leave teams running for cover as Trivia Storm: 50 Hours of Torrential […]

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Jun 24, 2015

KVSC Receives St. Cloud Arts Commission Arts Award for 2015

KVSC 88.1 FM to receive 2015 St. Cloud Arts Award The St. Cloud Arts Commission, on behalf of the City of St. Cloud, is proud to announce KVSC 88.1 FM as the recipient of the 2015 St. Cloud Arts Award. KVSC, St. Cloud State University’s 24/7 educational public radio station, has become an important part […]

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Apr 13, 2015

KVSC Receives Six Minnesota Assoicated Press Broadcast Awards for 2014 Competition

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – Six broadcasters from St. Cloud State’s student-run radio station 88.1 FM KVSC earned 2014 Minnesota Associated Press Broadcasters awards April 10. Students competed against professional commercial and non-commercial stations with two or more full-time news and sports staff. “This is a tremendous achievement for KVSC’s student journalists,” said Jo McMullen-Boyer, station […]

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Feb 16, 2015

KVSC To Premiere Duluth Lynching Radio Docudrama

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – The 1920 lynching of three young black men in Duluth will be retold in a KVSC 88.1 FM radio drama airing noon March 1, 2015. "Trial by Mob: The Duluth Lynchings" is a first-time production of a Michael Fedo script, based on Fedo’s 2000 Minnesota Historical Society Press book "The Lynchings […]

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Jan 21, 2015

Game of Trivia: Quest for Futile Facts, Trivia Weeekend 2015

January 21, 2015 Contact: Jo McMullen-Boyer or Jim Gray Office: 320-308-3053 Email: jlmcmullen@stcloudstate.edu jwgray@stcloudstate.edu KVSC’s 50-Hour Trivia Weekend Delves Into Fantasy and Folklore ST. CLOUD, Minn. – The 36th annual Trivia Weekend presented by KVSC 88.1FM at St. Cloud State University will take over the airwaves Feb. 13-15. Each year, a different theme is selected […]

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Jan 31, 2014

KVSC Presents TSPN: Trivia Sports Playing Network 2014

The 35th annual Trivia Weekend presented by KVSC 88.1FM takes place Feb. 7-9. Each year, a different theme is chosen to pay homage to popular cultural phenomena. “TSPN: Trivia Sports Playing Network” was chosen to bring out the fiercest trivia athletes. Coinciding with the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia; the theme will enunciate athletic culture, […]

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Mar 25, 2013

KVSC Debuts St. Cloud Somali Radio

KVSC 88.1 FM has launched a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week webstream radio station dedicated to the Central Minnesotan Somali Community. Dubbed St. Cloud Somali Radio; this online radio station is housed in the KVSC studios on the campus of St. Cloud State University and funded by a grant from the Minnesota […]

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Mar 24, 2013

KVSC 88.1FM Students Bring Home Midwest Journalism Conference Awards

Students and alumni from KVSC 88.1FM have won six first-place Associated Press awards along with five honorable mentions; they have also been nominated for four Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) Mark of Excellence awards. The KVSC 88.1FM students and alumni will collect their awards at the Midwest Journalism Conference April 12-13 in Bloomington, Minn. KVSC’s […]

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