SAINT PAUL/MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- The National Hockey League’s (NHL) Minnesota Wild today announced the club’s 2008-09 radio network includes 30 affiliates. The Wild radio network can be heard throughout Minnesota and the upper Midwest with affiliates in Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin all carrying Wild hockey this season. WCCO Radio 830 AM is the official flagship station of the Wild. Any preempted games will be heard on both BOB 106.1 FM and KBGY 107.5 FM. In addition, every game is broadcast live via the Internet on www.wild.com. The club’s radio network is distributed by Skyview Satellite Networks. Bob Kurtz and Tom Reid are the radio voices of Wild hockey. The Minnesota Wild Radio Network pre-game show begins 30 minutes before each game and is followed by a 30-minute post-game show.
2008-09 MINNESOTA WILD RADIO NETWORK
Market Station Frequency Albert Lea, MN KATE-AM 1450 Austin, MN KAUS-AM 1480 Bemidji, MN KBUN-AM 1450 Brainerd, MN KUAL-FM 103.5 Crookston, MN KROX-AM 1260 Detroit Lakes, MN KDLM-AM 1340 Duluth, MN KZIO-FM 104.3/94.1 Ely, MN WELY-FM 94.5 Fairmont, MN KSUM-AM 1370 Glenwood, MN KMGK-FM 107.1 Grand Marais, MN WXXZ-FM 95.3 Grand Rapids, MN KOZY-AM 1320 Hibbing, MN WMFG-AM 1240 Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN WCCO-AM 830 (Flagship) BOB FM 106.1 KBGY-FM 107.5
Market Station Frequency Montevideo, MN KKRC-FM 93.9 New Ulm, MN KNUJ-AM 860 Northfield, MN KYMN-AM 1080 Red Wing, MN KCUE-AM 1250 Rochester, MN KOLM-AM 1520 Roseau/Warroad, MN KRWB-AM 1410 St. Cloud, MN KXSS-AM 1390 Thief River Falls, MN KKAQ-AM 1460 Waseca, MN KOWZ-AM 1170 Winona, MN KWNO-AM 1230 Sioux City, IA KMNS-AM 620 Fargo, ND KVOX-AM 740 Aberdeen, SD KSDN-AM 930 Sioux Falls, SD KWSN-AM 1230 Vermillion, SD KVTK-AM 1570 Eau Claire, WI WBIZ-AM 1400
The Wild also announced today that “This Week in Hockey” will air each Sunday from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. starting Sunday, Oct. 12 on WCCO Radio and the Wild Radio Network. The show will focus on coverage of the Wild and the NHL and will also include news related to college and high school hockey around the state. Hosted by WCCO’s Steve Thomson, the program will also include appearances by Wild radio personalities Bob Kurtz, Tom Reid and Kevin Falness, as well as Wild television play-by-play man Dan Terhaar and Let’s Play Hockey’s Wally Shaver.