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.
Faribault Superintendent Thankful Governor Allowed Local Plans
Buses will operate at 50 percent capacity.
Cannon Valley Trail Biking is Booming
Minnesota's total miles of bike trails is over 4,000. That ranks second in the nation. Only Washington state has more.
Owatonna Man Saved by Family from Possible Drowning
Sheriff Dunn told KDHL this morning Mejia is in stable condition and responsive so some lifesaving awards might be given.
Three Rice County Residents Injured in ATV Crash
The dump truck attempted to stop but struck the ATV in the roadway.
Faribault Chiefs Want More Everbridge Signups
Chief Bohlen says, "I would encourage anybody in Faribault to sign up for Everbridge."
Faribault Police Chief Says Floyd Tragedy Should Not Have Happened
Bohlen was, "Grateful that the protest that was here in Faribault was respectful. People certainly have the right to voice their frustration and again law enforcement is in agreement with the protesters that what happened was wrong.
Rice County Board Approves Additional Small Business Assistance
Rice County is anticipating $250,000 of CARES Act funding.
If you Remember These You Are From the 1970’s and 80’s
The 1970's and 1980's bring back fond memories of a time when communication was changing rapidly.
Rice and Goodhue Counties Record One More COVID Death Each
Cannon Falls has 42% of the positive cases in Goodhue County.
Northfield Hospital and Clinics Reopening Faribault Clinic
Dr. McIntyre will be a guest on today's KDHL AM Minnesota program along with the Director of Clinics for Northfield Hospital and Clinics, Nicole Strusz-Mueller.