Birthplace Worthington, MN, grew up in Spring Valley, MN. Spring Valley High School 1977, Brown Institute Minneapolis. Jobs: Desoto, MO; Ottumwa, IA; North Platte, NE; Des Moines, IA; and Rochester, MN; Started KDHL June 1, 1987. News and Program Director. From 1997-99 left news to join sales dept. Returned News Director 1999, continued sales work. In 2002, 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.
Wanamingo Pasta Supper Best Turnout Ever
It's a free will donation cost. Meaning people give what they want. Van De Walker says one of the checks for the meal was for $500.
Cannon Falls Mayor Declares Caitlyn Smith Day
The sell out concert proceeds will benefit the Cannon Falls Senior Center formerly the Shepherd Center of the Cannon Valley.
Faribault Hospital Auxiliary Fundraiser is May 5
Last year the group along with the Rose and Chuck Dube family donated a Little Free Library book shelf for use in the medical/surgical department. Through the Angel's Attic Gift Shop the auxiliary also made a donation of comfortable caps for patients of the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute-Dist…
Faribault High Flyers Distinguished Alumni Induction Saturday
The award recognizes graduates of Faribault High School who have gone on to make distinctive contributions to benefit others through humanitarian activities or extraordinary personal and professional accomplishments.
Downtown Faribault Residential Parking Permits Could be Coming
Other recommendations included revising the parking time limits on Central Avenue from 3 hours to 90 minutes per vehicle. Maintaining the present no parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m. on Central and providing two 15 minute parking spaces in the middle of each block. The fine for violating the par…
New Record Late Ice Outs are Coming to Rice County
The definition of lake ice out varies from lake to lake. Some lakes it's when the lake is completely free of ice and other lakes when the lake is 90 percent free of ice according to the DNR.
Faribault School Superintendent on AM Minnesota
If you can't tune in at 9:30 a.m. just download the FREE KDHL Radio app and listen on your favorite mobile device anytime. The show is typically uploaded by mid-afternoon the day of the program.
Faribault High Spring Musical Fits the Glass Slipper
This cast is full of kids with some great singing voices. The choreography is excellent. Every single cast member plays their role well. I really enjoyed the performances of Faith Jameson and Marissa Kenney as Portia and Joy, the mean stepsisters of Cinderella. They have great chemistry and are …
Severe Weather Awareness: Extreme Heat
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says heat-related fatalities outpace deaths in several other weather categories combined. Based on a national average from 1992-2001, excessive heat claimed 219 lives on average each year.
Cannon Falls Defeats Kenyon-Wanamingo in Baseball Opener
Cannon Falls junior Roan Reardon went the first four innings on hill for the win. Cannon Falls junior Roan Reardon went the first four innings on hill for the win. The lefty operated from the stretch entirely and picked off a Kenyon-Wanamingo runner in each of the first three innings.