About History of KDUZ/KARP

About KDUZ

KDUZ is a 1000 watt station, that went on the air in 1953. Thousands of residents from the area have grown up counting on KDUZ for information on entertainment!

It is positioned as “Your Information Station”. At KDUZ, our emphasis is on News, Weather, Sports, Ag, and Community Events.

KDUZ serves a 10+ county area including McLeod, Sibley, Carver, Wright, Meeker, Kandiyohi, and Renville counties.

KDUZ in an ABC Information Radio Network affiliate, along with the Minnesota News Network and the Associated Press.

Along with being “Your Information Station”, you will hear fun radio, people radio, and relatable conversation for our listening audience.  There’s something for everyone at KDUZ, including the Minnesota Wild and Minnesota Lynx coverage.

With state-of-the-art digital equipment and technology, KDUZ serves its listeners 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

We’re here when you need us. “Your Information Station” AM 1260 KDUZ.


About KARP

Welcome to HIT-106. KARP 106.9 FM, where we’re “Today’s Country and All-time Favorites” 24 hours a day, seven days a week from our studio located in Hutchinson.

Our goal at KARP is simple. We strive to keep our listeners informed on the latest news, weather, sports, and community events while entertaining them with a blend of today’s country and your all-time country favorites!

With state-of-the-art digital equipment and technology, KARP serves its listeners 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

At KARP radio, we’re happy to play special requests from our listeners. We play what you want to hear!

In addition to great music, KARP brings you local, state and national news. We also have extensive local high school sports coverage with play by play action and several sportscasts throughout the day and night, including the Vikings and Twins. To keep KARP listeners posted on local happenings, “Community Events” can be heard periodically throughout the day or night. And, of course, KARP carries all weather-related school and business closings as well as postponements and cancellations.


About KGLB

General Information – KGLB is a 2,500-watt (270 at night) station that went on the air July 15, 2009.  Residents can count on KGLB for the best in local information, sports, and entertainment.

Format – KGLB is positioned as “Classic Hit Country”, and brings listeners great country music, supplemented by local news and weather, local high school sports, and local coverage or amateur baseball

Target Geographic Area – KGLB/Classic Hit Country serves a 10-plus county area that includes McLeod, Meeker, Carver, Sibley, Renville, Brown, Nicollet, Wright, Scott, andKandiyohiCounties

Target Demo – Adults 35-64 (slight male skew) with a strong focus on the 45-54 demographic

What can you expect to hear? – Great country music hits you can sing along with from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, and early 90’s.  Hear a refreshing blend of recognizable artists and time-tested songs that make KGLB the freshest station on the dial. Country music delivered in an up-to-date presentation that loyal listeners love. Plus, you’ll hear weather twice per hour, local news and sports, local information shows Glencoe Talk and NYA talk, community information and more.

Network Affiliations – Linder Farm Network,Minnesota Twins Radio Network

Broadcast Hours – 24 hours a Day


















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