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.
R-T-R Class A, Albany Class AA Minnesota Boys Basketball Champions
Albany shot 50% (24-48) from the field, 42% (5-12) behind 3 line, 76% (19-25) from the charity stripe. Russell-Tyler-Ruthton scored 24 points off 15 New Life Academy turnovers.
Wayzata Wins, Totino-Grace Repeats in Title Games
Wayzata has their third state title and second in past three years. Totino-Grace repeated as Class AAA State Champions in Minnesota high school boys basketball.
MSHSL Class 3A & Class 4A Championships Set
MSHSL Boys Basketball State Tournament action was exciting Thursday with championship opponents determined in Class AAA and Class AAAA.
New Life Academy, Spring Grove Advance in Class A Basketball Semis
N-L-A plays Spring Grove (30-1) at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2023 on KDHL in Target Center.
RTR, Cherry Advance to MSHSL Boys Basketball Class 1A State Semis
Russell-Tyler-Ruthton will play Cherry in a Noon Semifinals game on Friday, March 24, 2023 at Target Center. The game will be on the FREE KDHL app. and 920AM, 97.9 FM.
MSHSL Boys Basketball Semifinals Set in Three Classes
Roy Koenig will broadcast the first two Class A Quaterfinals games in Williams Arena Wednesday on KDHL.
KDHL 75th Year of Baseline to Baseline Coverage
The MSHSL Boys State High School Basketball Tournament is in it's 110th year.
Goodhue Rolls, Hayfield Loses at Girls State Basketball
Hayfield and Goodhue will both have good teams again next season but it's never easy to get back to state.
Hayfield Playing for Third Place Saturday
The Hayfield game 10 tomorrow morning will be broadcast on KDHL Radio, 920 AM, 97.9 FM, FREE KDHL app. The app is the way to listen with a very clear sound. Tonight the Goodhue vs Albany Class AA Semifinals game is on KDHL beginning 8:00 p.m.
Missed Free Throws Sink Goodhue Boys in Section Final
The Wildcats were down 18 points with about 5 minutes left in the game when they slapped a full court press on and cut the Lions lead to 2 points with just over 3 minutes to go.