KLGZ Nominated for Regional Award

–Algona’s own Country Radio Station KLGZ is one of five finalists for the Radio Station of the Year Award from the Midwest Country Music Organization. KLGZ Owner/General Manager Bernie Merrill tells KLGA News the nomination from the Midwest CMO came as a bit of a surprise.

Merrill says while KLGZ runs a Hot Country format, the station has added a show that features artists from around the area.

Merrill says the award will be handed out at a ceremony next month.

The winner will be announced Sunday, February 20th at the Midwest Country Music Organization Awards Show at the Medina Entertainment Center in Medina, Minnesota.

 The other finalists include:

98.7 FM KISS Country (Mason City, IA)

93.3 KBLB (Brainerd, Minnesota)

97.1 FM WCOW (La Crosse, Wisconsin)

106.1 FM KLCI (Minneapolis, Minnesota)