About Winona, Minnesota

Nestled on the edge of the Mississippi, Winona, MN is a scenic and friendly place to live and work. It’s a perfect blend of natural beauty, old world charm, and cool urban scene. Surrounded by sculpted bluffs, forests, rivers and lakes, Winona, MN and the surrounding communities are home to nature lovers, explorers, and artistic souls. For families and businesses alike, the natural beauty and rich history in southeast Minnesota, make it a great place to build a life.

Winona, MN Radio Stations

Covering most of southeast Minnesota and partially into western Wisconsin, our five radio stations reach a large audience. Winona is the center of our market reach. Our audiences are found as far west as Chatfield and Preston and east as La Crosse, West Salem and Franklin, Wisconsin. Plus, we’ve got a little something for everyone.

Location

752 Bluffview Cir, Winona, MN 55987
Phone: (507) 452-4000


The Hawk 99.3 FM

Start your day with Big D & Bubba in the morning Monday through Saturdays, and listen all day, every day for your favorite country hits - featuring the biggest country artists from the 90's to today! Also your home for local high school football and basketball games.

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Real Country 1380 AM / 101.5 FM

Real Country 1380 AM & 101.5 FM features music from all the great country legends. Local news, sports, and weather at Noon each weekday, and ag news throughout the day with the Linder Farm Network. Your home for Winona High School football.Tune into Real Country Sunday mornings for a variety of local church services.

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KGSL-FM 95.3

KG 95.3 plays Today's Best Music - with the Hot Sauce Morning Show, hosted by Bryan Riley, then Tyler Larkin during your workday, and Gabe Glidden on your ride home! KG95-3 is live and local, and hosts fun events in the community throughout the year.

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KWNO-AM 1230/FM 98.7

This legendary station has been serving Winona for over 80 years, with news, sports, and weather information throughout the day. KWNO is also home to Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh, Rich Eisen, and Dave Ramsey, and is the area’s flagship station for MN Twins Baseball and MN Wild Hockey.

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101.1 The River

101.1 The River plays Winona’s Greatest Hits! With Paul Daly in the Morning, The 101-Minute Non-Stop River Cruise to kick off your workday, and Mike Ryan on your way home. 101.1 The River is Winona’s favorite at-work station!

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Your Brand and Marketing Experts in Winona, MN

We are prepped and ready with the experience, passion and tools to effectively advertise your business throughout Winona, MN and the surrounding communities. Your marketing consultant/radio rep is excited to explore advertising options with your business and being spreading your message and raising awareness of your brand.

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Pam Simon

Pam Simon

Year Joined LB: 2015 Why LB: They are the best at doing Radio! (And I was already here when they got here.) Learn More
Mel Ott

Mel Ott

Year Joined LB: 2015 Why LB: Radio is my life. Learn More
Thad Welch

Thad Welch

Year Joined LB: 2003 Why LB: Leighton Broadcasting is committed to the personal success of each of us, with ongoing training and constant improvements. Learn More
Dave Pulk

Dave Pulk

Year Joined LB: 2016 Why LB: I love radio, and was truly impressed with the Leighton approach to broadcasting. Learn More
Lindsey Klug

Lindsey Klug

Year Joined LB: 2019 Why LB: Leighton Broadcasting is dedicated to providing in-depth training so I can gain the knowledge I need to be the best marketing partner for all of my clients and help their businesses succeed. Learn More