Quick Country 96.5’s Top 35 Songs for June 2017
If, as the old saying suggests, variety is really the spice of life, then you're in for a whole lot of spicy on Quick Country 96.5 in June! So many great artists grace our Top 35 songs for the month of June, from Dierks Bentley, to Florida Georgia Line, the Lady Antebellum and Kelsea Ballerini.
Remember These ‘Thursdays on First’ Moments?
Thursdays on First & 3rd will once again be gracing downtown Rochester this summer! Starting June 1, great food and live music will again fill the air in downtown Rochester, with a plethora of musical styles and genres on display throughout the run of the event. ...
Best Swimming Pools in the Rochester Area
Summer is nearly here and the school year will be over very, very soon. And what better way to get the kids out of the house, having fun and getting some exercise than a trip to one of the area's great swimming pools?
Minnesota’s Best Gas Station Restrooms
Yep, it's actually a thing. One website has been collecting information on the best convenience store restrooms and now they've compiled a list to share their findings.
Surprising Minnesota City Named Among Nation’s Most Dangerous
When you think of northern Minnesota, tall trees and acres of lakes come to mind. Perhaps the last thing you think of is high crime rates. But there's one small city in Minnesota that's considered among the 30 most dangerous in America!
Vote Now for Your Favorite ‘Mom and Me’ Photo Finalist!
We asked you to share your favorite photos of you and your mom and, as usual, you didn't disappoint! We've got a dozen photos vying to win Winstock 2017 tickets! So, who's going to walk away with the prize? That's up to you, our loyal Quick Country 96...
Former FC Barcelona Players to Host Soccer Camp in Rochester
Yep, you read that correctly! Former soccer players from one of the world’s biggest soccer clubs will be in Rochester over Memorial Day weekend to run a youth soccer camp! The camp includes four former players for the famous FC Barcelona soccer team...
And the Quick Country Fish Photo Contest Winner Is…
If you didn't get a chance to see all the great fish photos that were submitted for our Scheels Fish Fest 'Show Us Your Best Catch' contest, you don't know what you missed! With nearly 50 entries and numerous lunker catches in the mix, this was one heck of a fishing contest...
Minnesota Rental Rates Among Nation’s Highest
Ever wonder how much a person would need to make per hour in order to afford a decent place to live? A recent study has come out that answers that question, and it turns out that Minnesota is among the more expensive places to rent.
Afraid of Snakes? Look out for These Poisonous Species in Southeast Minnesota!
Springtime in Minnesota. After another long, seemingly-endless winter it’s time to get outside again and enjoy the beauty this area offers during warmer weather. But, if you’re going to hike around southeast Minnesota, there are a couple of snakes to be aware of...