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 Pedestrian Struck by Train Expected to Survive
The Faribault Police Chief says he is expected to survive. Bohlen adds, "The police department believes alcohol was a factor with the pedestrian."
Faribault Girls Hockey Ends Regular Season with Win
Five different Faribault players scored in the lopsided affair. Two of the goals came on the power play. According to the game sheet Mikayla Bohner played in net the entire game for Faribault and did not allow a goal in the final two periods of the game.
Faribault Boys Hockey Senior Night Spoiled by La Crescent
With 1:14 to go in the second period Faribault senior Dylan O'Neil (3) scored on a power play in what the officials called an unassisted goal, but the Falcon coaches agreed with me that freshman Lucas Linnemann should have received an assist.
Rice County Sheriff Says Locks Appear to Make Fish Houses Theft Targets
Sheriff Dunn says some fishing gear and electronics were taken which is a reminder to take your valuables with you, "It's unfortunate we have to do that," Dunn said and added "We have no leads at this time." He pointed out through his many years of experience he has noticed…
Bethlehem Academy Students from Argentina on AM Minnesota 2-1-18
The students go to classes at Bethlehem Academy (BA) and also receive a tour of the Faribault Woolen Mill, go tubing at Buck Hill, visit the Mall of America and do some other site seeing. As part of the program they also get to visit other cities in the U.S. before and after their time at BA.
Waseca County Woman Injured in Single Vehicle Crash Near Morristown
Upon arrival Root reported she lost control on an icy roadway and went into the west ditch which caused her vehicle to roll several times. The driver also told authorities she hit her head and had a sore neck. A seat belt probably saved Root from being thrown from the vehicle during the accident w…
Faribault Lions 52nd Pancake and Sausage Feast is Sunday
New this year there will be FREE eye screening for children aged six months to six years. Please bring any old eyeglasses and hearing aids to the event. They are recycled and used to help those who can't afford them.
Triton Boys Clip Kenyon-Wanamingo Third Time This Season
Kenyon-Wanamingo rallied to within 5 points midway through the second half. But a missed layup that would have cut the lead to 3 was followed by a 5-0 run by the Cobras and the game never got closer.
Northfield Girls Hockey Escapes Faribault with Overtime Win
The Raiders had 25 shots on goal and the Falcons 22. Each team was 1 for 1 on the power play.
First Minnesota High School Basketball Hall of Fame Class Announced
The Minnesota Basketball Hall of Fame, in conjunction with the Minnesota Timberwolves and Minnesota Lynx, will have a display in the skyway of the recently renovated Target Center to honor the inductees.