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.
Morrissey Ball Dedication and Laker Alumni Recognition Sunday
Morrissey is in five Halls of Fame including the Minnesota Baseball Coaches, Minnesota Football Coaches, Minnesota Basketball Coaches, Minnesota State High School League and Faribault Sports Hall of Fame. He was inducted into the Minnesota Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame in 1997. KDHL will broadcast…
Cannon Valley Fair Wedding Carnival Theme Works
After the reception all the guests were given wristbands and could ride all the rides at the fair they wanted for two hours. The father of the bride told me the couple had no desire to have a wedding dance so they came up with the idea of having the wedding at the fair and the carnival rides replac…
126th Annual North Morristown July 4th Celebration
For many years KDHL has been broadcasting that portion of the program thanks to some sponsors. We also want to thank Monroe Crossing in advance because they give us a feed through their sound equipment for our broadcast. This year they are recognizing all veterans who have served after Vietnam thr…
Cannon Falls Edges Faribault in Town Ball Wednesday
Faribault hosts St. Benedict Friday at 7:30 p.m. then sees St. Patrick come to Bell Field Sunday for a doubleheader. The first game will feature recognition of alumni and between games a sign that looks like a baseball will be placed on the press box in honor and memory of legendary Hall of Fame KD…
Faribault Has Highest Divorce Rate in County
Spring Lake Park is the Minnesota community with the highest divorce rate of 18.1 percent.
Morristown Extends Rice County Sheriff Police Services
The Rice County Sheriff added the contract includes a three percent increase in the cost per year for cost of living adjustments. The contract for the first year is for $145,054 dollars.
Faribault Fire Department Needs Firefighters
According to Faribault Fire Department statistics through May there were 37 city fire calls and 12 rural fire calls. 42 city rescue and 9 rural rescue calls. 26 structure fires, 5 vehicle fires and 10 grass/brush fires. The total fire losses city and county are $831,800.
Faribault Lakers Shut Out Lonsdale Aces
Matt Lane struck out 12 while scattering 7 hits for the shutout victory. Lane cruised through the first 5 innings with just 43 pitches thrown, 37 strikes and 6 strikeouts. In four of the five innings he threw less than 10 pitches because the hitting plan by Lonsdale appeared to be attacking his fi…
The End of an Era at Faribault Bethlehem Academy
Coach Boelter informed KDHL he has taken a position in the New Prague School District as the Junior Varsity Coach and an Assistant to Head Coach Angie Anderson. Coach Boelter said this was the kind of position he was looking for.
Who is Top Number One NBA Pick All-Time?
Johnson was a 6'9 point guard. He changed the position. Contemporary Larry Bird Said Magic was, "Head-and-shoulders above everybody else. I've never seen (anybody) as good as him."