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.
It’s So Hot a Faribault Dumpster Caught Fire
Because it was garbage on the way to the landfill there will be no investigation into how the dumpster caught fire.
Get Educated About Severe Weather in Southern Minnesota
The program will also be available by podcast for those who want to review the information later.
Irv Cross, NFL Veteran and Former Macalester College Athletic Director Dies at 81
"I recall our first visit where he told me he took the job at Macalester because he believed in the mission of Division III athletics where education is number one."
Northfield Hospital and Clinics Contacting Elderly for COVID Vaccinations
If you are not an NH+C patient or Allina patient and you live in NH+C’s service area and meet age and other criteria, you will have an option to sign up on a waitlist based on age.
Minnesota Radon Expert Encourages Testing Your Home Due to COVID
Dan Tranter, Minnesota Department of Health authority on radon says from staying home more due to the pandemic we might be more exposed to the radioactive gas.
Six Year Old Faribault Boy Gives Police a Gift
Faribault Police Chief Andy Bolen says, "We are very grateful to all of the support we receive from community members."
Northfield Hospital No Longer Allowing Visitors
These restrictions are consistent with metro hospitals through the Metro Health and Medical Preparedness Coalition.
Faribault Fire Department had a Busy Sunday
Another fatal accident occurred in Dakota County this morning.
Free COVID-19 Testing Coming to Faribault Next Week
The tests are open to anyone who feels they need to be tested whether they have symptoms or not.
Minnesota Volleyball Fans Now Allowed in the Stands
I spoke with a few Activities Directors in the KDHL area and some are not happy with the timing of this decision. Many purchased streaming services they would not have purchased had this guideline been in place.