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Wrangler National Finals Rodeo – 2020

By KMG | November 22, 2020

Gretchen Kirchmann will be covering the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo from Arlington, Texas between December 3-12, 2020.  This marks her 12th consecutive year as a credentialed journalist. In 2020 her work will be featured on Alpha Media.  Gretchen is once again collaborating with Britt Bailey from 93.3 The Country Moose in Mason City, Iowa with…

Wrangler National Finals Rodeo – 2019

By KMG | December 15, 2019

Interview – Zeke Thurston wins his second Saddle Bronc World Championship 

Richmond Champion – Wrangler National Finals Rodeo

By KMG | December 14, 2019

Jordan Hansen – Round 4, Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, 2019

By KMG | December 11, 2019
Jesse Wright, wins Round 3

Jesse Wright – Round 2, Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, 2019

By KMG | December 10, 2019

Orin Larsen – Round 1 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, 2019

By KMG | December 5, 2019

Stampede Pete and Pattee Canyon

By KMG | November 12, 2018

Stampede Pete originated from sheet music and Pattee Canyon (his love interest) was developed by Gretchen Kirchmann of KMG teaming up with Elaine Bridge of Bridge Over Time and Wyoming Classics for the Missoula Stampede Rodeo in 2010. 1915 Sheet music by Mayo Evans and lyrics by Fred R. Angevine provide these clues into just…

Montana Women Photoshoot

By KMG | October 25, 2018

KMG founder Gretchen Kirchmann was honored to be a model for the Montana Women’s photoshoot.

PRCA features KMG’s article about Whitaker

By KMG | October 23, 2018

The PRCA ( recently featured KMG’s article about Kyle Whitaker, a nine-time Linderman Award recipient, who won the All-Around Championship in his home state of Nebraska.

World Bareback title comes home

By KMG | December 15, 2016

World Bareback title comes home Wednesday, December 21, 2016 By Gretchen Kirchmann, Correspondent for Chronicle Times Tim O’Connell is the 2016 World Champion Bareback Rider. Photo contributed by Tim O’Connell from Zwingle, Iowa was all smiles as he entered the Wrangler NFR media room on Saturday December 10, 2016 following his 10th round performance…