KDLM is owned by Leighton Enterprises, Inc.

The station has been on the air since 1951. It was purchased in 1958 by Al Leighton and has been locally owned for 50 years.

The station’s general manager is Al’s youngest son, Jeff Leighton. KDLM Program Director is Andy Lia.

KDLM is community-focused programming with full-time local on-air talent and a full-time news director. Other programming includes overnight national talk shows and afternoon programming from the Twin Cities.

KDLM’s programming includes:

  • Local news and sports
  • Andy Lia’s Morning Show (5:30AM-10:00AM)
  • from 8:30-9:00AM the popular “Hodge Podge” community program hosted Monday-Friday by KDLM News Director Carol McCarthy
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM "Lakes Live" call-in talk show hosted by Jake Judd
  • 11:00-1:00PM Marty Hembre guides you into the afternoon on 1340 KDLM.

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