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.
Senator Jasinski Supports Governor Walz Desire to Increase Local Government Aid
Another measure sponsored by the Faribault lawmaker provides 1.4 million dollars to South Central College in Faribault for roof repair.
Faribault Girls Hockey is One Game from State
The win gives Faribault a rematch with top seed Rochester Lourdes Valentines Day at 5:00 p.m. It will be on the radio.
Randolph Climbs to #8 in Latest Class 1A Boys Basketball Rankings
Class 3A area teams include #2 Waseca, #3 Mankato East, #5 Austin, #7 Northfield, #16 Winona. Class 4A #2 Prior Lake, #5 Lakeville North, #6 Shakopee.
Northfield Girls Basketball Still in Class 3A Top 20
Here are the complete Minnesota Basketball News girls high school basketball rankings:
Grand Meadow Likely Top Seed After Defeating Goodhue
The stat of the game was 17 Grand Meadow turnovers that Goodhue only cashed in three times for 7 points while the Super Larks had 7 points off 9 Wildcats turnovers.
Getting Educated About Plastic Surgery on KDHL
The fastest growing procedure according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons 2017 Plastic Surgeries Report is cellulite treatments. They were up 20 percent.
Handful of Area Girls Hockey Teams in State Rankings
Two of the biggest school districts in the state are still in the small schools top 20. Minneapolis (with six of the seven high schools in a cooperative) is ranked #17. South St. Paul is #5 and St. Paul United #14 in the Class A poll.
Northfield Boys Hockey Still in Class A Top 20
Mankato East is now tied with Owatonna for the Big 9 Conference lead with 26 points each. The Cougars are 8-2, Huskies 9-2 in conference play. The 9-1 Rochester Century Panthers are 4 points behind with a big showdown Friday at Owatonna.
Paradise Community Theatre Performs Last Train to Nibroc
It is the perfect play for Valentines because it is a love story.
Chamber Event at Mill City Senior Living, Broadcast on KDHL
Mill City Manager Patty Ciernia will be joining Nort and myself on the AM Minnesota program.