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.
Cannon Falls Football Rolls Over Plainview-Elgin-Millville
Cannon Falls closes their season at top ranked Lake City Wednesday night. They are both in the same section so this is more than likely for the top seed and a first round bye in the 7 team Section 1AAA.
Northfield Volleyball Gets Back on Track with Sweep of Faribault
Other reported volleyball scores are included in this article.
Minnesota Associated Press High School Football Rankings Week 7
Every class except 9-Man has at least one tie.
Faribault Police Chief Announces Retirement
The announcement comes just a couple weeks after Rice County Sheriff Troy Dunn announced his retirement to move to Arizona for his wife's job promotion.
Faribault Volleyball Rolls, Northfield & Stewartville Lose
The Northfield Raiders were defeated by the Mayo Spartans in five sets ending their incredible Big Nine Conference winning streak. The Raiders were going for their 5th consecutive undefeated Big Nine season.
Anoka County to Become Rice County Medical Examiner Soon
Commissioners also approved a resolution adopting the 2040 Rice County Comprehensive Plan after some discussion.
Minnesota High School Volleyball Rankings Week 6
Several KDHL/POWER 96 and KRFO/Kat Kountry area schools are included
Bethlehem Academy Volleyball Edges WEM in 5 Sets
Both teams came into the match undefeated in the Gopher Conference.
Iconic Farmer Seed Building in Faribault Purchased for Storage
Ross told KDHL, "They have no plans of razing it or tearing it down. They're going to reuse as much of the building as they possibly can and continue with that grand structure that you see when you come into Faribault on Highway 60."
Kenyon-Wanamingo Stories From the Heart
It was another special night in Kenyon-Wanamingo High School hearing stories from the heart.