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.
Latest Minnesota Basketball News Girls Rankings
The Falcons recently have had trouble closing out games and Head Coach Bill Bardal says they want to be good at the end of the year. Not at the holiday break. The Northfield Raiders climbed to the #3 spot in Class 3A with Red Wing on their heels at #4.
Latest Minnesota Basketball News Boys Rankings
There are still four Big Nine Conference teams in the rankings. Rochester John Marshall, Mankato East, Austin and Northfield.
A Christmas Miracle for Me
The miracle I speak of is the lesson I was taught by a simple gesture of the heart. More than one actually.
Zumbrota-Mazeppa Girls Outscore Kenyon-Wanamingo in Three Fest
The Cougars led 51-38 at the half and had a 20 point lead about midway through the second half. Kenyon-Wanamingo was playing without two of their starters.
Faribault Area Senior Center Executive Director on KDHL
We will get an update on the construction for the expansion of the facility in downtown Faribault. Met-Con Of Faribault is the contractor for the project and a number of local companies are contributing some of the materials for the building. Sage and Daiken are a couple of the major contributors …
Faribault Boys Hockey Defeats Red Wing on Road
The Falcons now have more points in the Big Nine than six other teams.
Mayo Scores Four Goals in Third Period to Defeat Faribault
Salmonsen stopped 23 shots through two periods and Faribault had a 2-0 lead going into the final period when the Spartans erupted for 20 shots and connected four times. Total shots were 43 for Rochester Mayo and 13 for Faribault.
Identities Revealed in Faribault Multiple Stabbing
Martin Fernandez-Velazquez has been charged with one count of second degree murder with intent, not premeditated. One count of first degree assault causing great bodily harm. Two counts of assault in the second degree with a dangerous weapon. The alleged victims were 26 year old Julio Ceasar Deleo…
Carleton, St. Olaf Colleges Make Annual Donation to Northfield
The Northfield colleges were among the first colleges in the United States to make such a gift. This year's donation is $156,000, split by the two colleges.
Faribault Winter Farmer’s Market Details Today on KDHL
We will be talking about the final farmer's market of 2017 at the Paradise Center for the Arts this Saturday, December 23rd from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday's event will be highlighted by local cheese and cider tasting in the lobby of the Paradise Center for the Arts.