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.
Gallup Poll Indicates Church Membership is Falling
In 2018, 50 percent of Americans surveyed were church members. Among major demographic groups, the biggest drops were recorded among Democrats and Hispanics.
Faribault Softball Dominates Good Mound-Westonka Team
The Mound-Westonka White Hawks were previously undefeated. Faribault is now 5-0. In 5 games (31 innings) McKayla Armbruster has struck out 71 batters, walked none and allowed 10 hits.
Faribault Baseball Suffers Heartbreak at Bell Field
Faribault goes to Wartburg College Saturday to make up their season opening doubleheader with Hutchinson on the artificial surface.
Northfield Hospital Auxiliary 58th Annual Book Fair is Next Week
This year proceeds help fund a Modular Airway Trainer and a SimMan Patient Simulator for high-tech training for Northfield Hospital providers and staff in emergency care and a range of other medical procedures.
Faribault Chamber Announces Grant Program, Business Awards Event
Awards will be based on merit as determined by a panel of independent judges with awards ranging from $500 to $5,000. Applications are available online or at the Faribault Chamber of Commerce office.
Rice County Child Protection Costs Picked Up More by County
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Rochester Century Baseball Cruises by Faribault
In other Big Nine baseball Mankato East remained unbeaten with a 8-3 win over Northfield in Mankato. The Winona Winhawks edged Rochester Mayo 1-0 in Winona.
Faribault Boys Tennis Falls Just Short
Faribault has their first conference match of the season Tuesday when they travel to Rochester John Marshall for a 4:30 p.m. match.
Ryan Pitches Gem in Kenyon-Wanamingo Baseball Win Over Triton
Kenyon-Wanamingo's next game is scheduled for Monday in Goodhue and is supposed to be broadcast on KDHL 920AM, KDHL app. Coverage will start at 4:45 p.m.
Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness: Tornado Drill Day Canceled
The Department of Public Safety says, "A make up date has not yet been scheduled."