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.
Faribault Police, Local Victim Lost $33,000 in Scam
Faribault police responded to a local bank who reported a customer withdrew large amounts of money to,"bail her grandson out of jail." The woman said she had received a call from a "jailer" demanding bail money. The victim lost $33,000.
Faribault Wrestlers 20th at Rumble on the Red
Head Coach Jesse Armbruster was happy with that showing, telling us at Faribault Interiors Saturday, "Getting to the podium in this tournament is a huge accomplishment." Just one Falcon made it to the podium finishing in the top 8 of their weight class. Austin Rendler was third at 220 p…
First Day Hikes, A Great Way to Ring in New Year
You can always learn more by tuning in every Friday approximately 12:40 p.m. during The Midday Report for our DNR segment sponsored by the Craig Keller Insurance Agency in Nerstrand and IBEW Local Union #110 Sportsman's Alliance..
Faribault Mayor Reviews 2017 and Looks Forward to 2018 on KDHL
We will ask the Mayor about the prospects for a new water treatment facility. I'll also inquire about more flood preperations in the city. Yes, flood preperations. We've had a few flooding events over the past several years, seemingly on an every other year basis.
Kasson-Mantorville Tops in Class AA at Holiday Break
Simley is in the same section and ranked #2 with six individuals among the top ten in their weight class.
Zumbrota-Mazeppa Looks Poised to Repeat Class A Wrestling Title
Zumbrota-Mazeppa has three top ranked wrestlers at their weight class and six total. Kenyon-Wanamingo has six ranked wrestlers with one at the top in his weight class.
Faribault with Four State Ranked Wrestlers at Holiday Break
The top ranked Class AAA team is not Apple Valley but Anoka. Apple Valley is second, Albert Lea Area third and Owatonna eighth.
Edina Still Tops in Boys, Blake Number One in AA Girls Hockey
In the girls rankings Blake is now number one, Centennial number two and Edina number three. In Class AA boys following Edina is Minnetonka, and St. Thomas Academy.
Northfield Boys Hockey Moves Back in Rankings
Warroad is on top in the Class A girls rankings. Red Wing is third and Rochester Lourdes 18th. The Faribault Falcons play Rochester Lourdes in Austin 1:00 p.m. Wednesday December 27th.
Northfield Chamber Awards Announced
Imminent Brewing was named Business of the Year 2018, Rick Estenson of First National Bank is 2018 Business Person of the Year and Julie Haley 2018 Ambassador of the Year according to the Northfield Area Chamber of Commerce.