Hope on the 400 Block

Sunday, August 19th is this summer’s Hope on the 400 Block in Wausau. Thrivent will host A FREE concert with Tenth Avenue North! Free Kid Zone activities begins at 2:00 pm and the concert at 6:00 pm. Donations of non-perishable food items for the Salvation Army are encouraged.

Join the 89Q Music Team!

Make sure you keep hearing your favorite songs on 89Q! Share your thoughts on the songs we play when you join the 89Q Music Team!  The current survey is available through Sunday, August 19th. Thanks for your help!

Take the 89Q Music Survey

Seats and Feets

The Seats and Feet campaign wants to collect 1000 new pairs of socks and underwear this summer! They will help area families in need and fill requests from area school counselors. All sizes are needed from youth small to adult extra large.

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89Q Golf Classic

The Annual 89Q Golf Classic Fundraiser is Friday September 28th, at Greenwood Hills Country Club, Wausau. The registration fee to golf is $100 per person.  Corporate Sponsorships are available.  This year, 89Q is encouraging golfers to fundraise for the opportunity to win 2 Airline Tickets to any destination in the continental United States, courtesy Travel Leaders of Wausau!

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Cruise-In and Family Fun

Faith Fellowship in Marshfield is hosting their 4th annual Cruise-In and Family Fun on Saturday August 18th. The free event includes a classic car show, games, inflatables, face painting, and food for the whole family from 4:00 to 7:30 pm.

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Run For the Fallen

September 8th is the Annual Run for the Fallen in Kronenwetter to remember the first responders lost on 9/11. Enter the 5k, 10k or 1 Mile Firefighter Challenge to reflect, honor and remember those who gave it all.

Today's Hope and Encouragement
Thursday, August 16

Hope Blend Coffee

Wake Up with a cup of Hope in the morning. 89Q’s Hope Blend from Redwood St. Roasters is bright and balanced with a blend of fruit and nutty flavors, finishing with a hint of sweetness. Order for your home or office.

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Music Survey

Join 89Q Music Team! We’ll send you music surveys every other week so you can choose the music played on 89Q. You’ll be helping us and a local non-profit with each survey you take – plus you’ll be entered to win some great 89Q swag!

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89Q Birthday Club

We celebrate birthdays each weekday at 6:40 on the Wake Up Show. We would love to be able to wish you and your family a happy birthday on your special day, so just send us an email with the details at least 3 days in advance and listen for the 89Q Birthday Club!

Send Us Your Birthday!

Music On The Go!

Listen to your favorite songs on 89Q Hope is Here wherever you go! Download the free 89Q app to your tablet or smartphone! Search for 89Q radio in the App Store or Google Play.

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We love to put things on the calendar for the others to know whats going on in the community. If you have an event please let us know!

89Q At Your Event

Would you like 89Q to be part of your event? Please let us know 4 weeks in advance. Contact us to find out more! 

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