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.
Janesville Ends Morristown Season in Region 6C
The Jays play 10:00 a.m. Saturday in Waterville against the Arlington A's. The Indians and A's are three wins away from a State Tournament berth.
Boelter Retirement Party is This Weekend
Barn at Crocker's Creek is located about 7.5 miles southwest of Faribault at 24141 Bagley Avenue.
National Night Out Keeps Faribault Emergency Personnel Busy
The Buckham Memorial Library, Faribault Area Senior Center, Buckham Recreation Center and Faribault Diversity Coalition pitched in to host. At Wells Town Hall the Faribault Fire Department brought their new rural tanker truck which the township helped pay for.
Goodhue County 157th Fair is This Week
In 1915 the present grounds were purchased. 16.37 acres for $3,270. In 1890 half of all crop land in Minnesota was planted to wheat. The census of 1890 showed there were 2,200 farms in our state.
New Market Defeats Faribault, Win Away from Region 3C Title
The Muskies defeated Faribault 8-1 at Bell Field in Faribault Sunday and would play Friday for the possible Region title.
Lake City and Red Wing in Region 5C Title Game
Red Wing and Lake City play for the title Saturday at 4:00 p.m. in Owatonna. The winner gets a bye the first round of State and the loser is the number two seed. One other team will get to go to State from Region 5C.
Region 5C Amateur Baseball Playoffs Featured on KDHL/POWER 96
Two winner's bracket Region 5C amateur baseball games will be on the airwaves from Owatonna today. The winners are State Tournament bound.
Rice County Relay Cancer Event a Success
Going into this year's event $2,006,627.90 had been raised by the Rice County Relay for Life since it's beginning in 1993. The total number of luminaries lit around the fairgrounds 3,679.
Rice County Sheriff Says Diving Accident Occurred on Fox Lake
The call came in that a individual had been injured after diving into shallow water. The victim was identified as Daniel Varness, age 48, of Faribault. His condition is unknown.
Rice County Relay for Life Details on KDHL
The Honorary Co-Chair cancer survivors this year are Kay Kes and Roxie Mitchell and they will be on today's KDHL AM Minnesota program at 9:30 a.m. The other Honorary Co-Chair is Kaitlyn Haefmeyer, a caregiver.