I was born in Worthington, MN, and grew up in Spring Valley, MN, where I graduated from Spring Valley High School in 1977 and later the Brown Institute Minneapolis. I've worked in Desoto, MO; Ottumwa, IA; North Platte, NE; Des Moines, IA; and Rochester, MN; Started KDHL June 1, 1987, where I serve as the News and Program Director. From 1997-99, I left news to join sales dept. and returned as the News Director in 1999, continued sales work. In 2002, I also became the Sports Director. Awards: Associated Press in NE in 1985 and 1986, best small market newscast and best documentary both years. Documentary on the 10th anniversary of the exit from Vietnam selected best documentary regardless of market size. In Faribault, News Network awards. 2001, MN Emergency Management Directors Outstanding Media Award. 2009 and 2011, the Region One athletic directors award. October 2014, Angelo Giuliani Award from MN High School Baseball Coaches Assn. 2013 President's Call To Service Award from Barack Obama. 2014, Book of Golden Deeds Award Faribault Exchange Club. 2017 Faribault Daily News Lifetime Achievement Award. Voice of the Carleton Knights since 2003.
Rice County Commissioners Appoint Interim Sheriff
The County Board also voted to hire Contegrity Group Incorporated (CGI) to be the Construction Manger for the new Law Enforcement Center/Jail. The firm is based in Little Falls, Mn.
MNVBCA High School Polls Released for Week 4
KDHL will have Cannon Falls at Medford Tuesday and Waterville-Elysian-Morristown in Kenyon-Wanamingo on Thursday for some great volleyball matches. If you can't attend download the FREE KDHL app.
Faribault School Board Passes Teacher Pay Increase
The Faribault Public School Board also unanimously approved the hiring of Molly Titchenal as Workforce Development Coordinator for the district.
Faribault Fire Department Open House During Fire Prevention Week
Fire Prevention Week is Sunday, October 3, 2021 through Saturday, October 9, 2021. The theme this year is, "Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety."
Bethlehem Academy Homecoming Tradition Continues
The Homecoming Football game Friday night will be broadcast on KDHL 920 AM, 97.9 FM and worldwide on FREE KDHL app. Kenyon-Wanamingo comes to Bruce Smith Field. Coverage begins 6:45 p.m.
Faribault and Cannon Falls Roll in Homecoming Games
The Falcons are at Kasson-Mantorville next Friday on POWER 96 Radio and the POWER 96 app beginning 6:45 p.m. The featured game on KDHL and FREE KDHL app will be Bethlehem Academy's Homecoming game against the Kenyon-Wanamingo Knights at 6:45 p.m.
Faribault Airport Open House is Tomorrow
Block told AM Minnesota listeners the improvements have definitely enhanced the look of the airport and brought with him details from a economic impact study showing the airport has a substantial impact on the Faribault area.
WEM and BA Remain Undefeated in Gopher Conference
WEM hosts Belle Plaine Tuesday and travels to Kenyon-Wanamingo for a match next Thursday that will be on KDHL Radio. Before that they are involved in the Class AA Volleyball Showcast Tournament in Burnsville this weekend. Triton has home cooking next week with Lake City and United South Central s…
Minnesota High School Football Rankings for Week 4
Faribault Bethlehem Academy travels to Harmony to play Fillmore Central Friday night while the Faribault Falcons have their Homecoming battle with Red Wing at Bruce Smith Field.
Cannon River Cleanup Collects 4 Tons of Trash and a Safe
The safe was taken to the Northfield Police Department because they expressed interest saying there had been a recent robbery in the area.