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.
Three Big Nine Teams in Minnesota Boys Basketball Polls
Lakeville North is the defending Section 1 Class 4A titleholder and is ranked #4 in the largest school class.
Northfield Girls Basketball Ranked #3 in Class 3A
Stewartville is #3 in Class 2A. Grand Meadow and Goodhue are #7 and #8 in 1A.
Northfield Boys Hockey in Class A State Rankings
Mankato East at #10 is the only other Big Nine Conference school in the state rankings.
Faribault Girls Hockey Enters Top Twenty State Poll
The Falcons are the only Big Nine girls team in the state rankings.
Both Faribault Girls Basketball Teams Start Season
It rained three point baskets in New Richland with the Panthers defeating Kenyon-Wanamingo 67-64. NRHEG had 14 three point baskets and K-W 11.
Faribault Boys Hockey Wins Overtime Thriller in Kasson
The Falcons outshot the Wildcats in the extra session 7-4.
Faribault Girls Hockey Dominates Austin
Falcon junior, Williamson is second in the state in total points and second in goals scored and junior Lang ranks 21st in the state in total points after their performances. Junior Faribault Goalie Mikayla Bohner leads the state in wins with 6, is 5th in goals against average 0.67 and 7th in save p…
Faribault Man Charged With Murder in Drug Overdose Case
Anthony Micheal Fugalli was charged Monday in Rice County District Court in alleged connection with the death of 38 year old Jason Ervin Madow of Faribault.
Goodhue, Zumbrota-Mazeppa Girls Basketball Area Powers
Zumbrota-Mazeppa is led by 6'1 junior Ali Hunstad who can play any position on the floor. Goodhue has only two seniors on their roster 6'3 Lexie Lodermeier and 5'10 Kate Opsahl.
Faribault Girls Hockey Continues to Roll
Rochester John Marshall was playing it's third game in four days.