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.
Bethlehem Academy Golfer in Lead at State Tournament
At last year's tournament on the same course the Cardinal junior shot a 79 on the opening day and a 78 on the second day.
2018 KDHL Medallion Hunt Rules
You get a head start on the competition by listening to KDHL 920 AM or checking www.kdhlradio.com for the clues. Each day the clue will be given first during the 7:05AM news report and will also be posted on kdhlradio.com. In addition the clues will be displayed in the front window of KDHL at 8:30A…
Faribault Heritage Days Grand Marshal on KDHL
Mona told us during a visit on our show earlier she agreed to the honor because it highlights the work at the Senior Center.
Minnesota State Baseball Seeds Completed Saturday
The top seeds are Heritage Christian Academy in Class A, Duluth Marshall in Class AA, Mahtomedi in Class AAA and Minnetonka in Class AAAA.
Waterville-Elysian-Morristown Girls Track 11th at State
The Blake School captured the championship with 46 points, Winona Cotter was second with 42 points and Stewartville and Belle Plaine tied for fifth place with 31 points. Waterville-Elysian-Morristown point total of 23.5 was good enough for 11th. Byron was 20th and Gopher Conference member Maple Ri…
Big Nine Places Nine at State Boys Track and Field
The Big Nine placed nine at the State Meet in St. Paul today.
Faribault’s Gehrke is Minnesota State Shot Put Champion
Friday classmate Lauren Isaacson finished 5th in the Discus to earn All-State honors. The two girls racked up 17 points which placed the Faribault Falcon girls track team in 20th place.
Stillwater Rolls to Class 4A State Softball Championship
In Class 3A the Faribault Falcons are the third straight Big Nine Conference team to win the state title. The #1 seed Falcons were led by junior pitcher McKayla Armbruster's one hitter in a 2-0 win over #2 seed North Branch. It was Armbruster's 15th shutout of the season.
Faribault’s Isaacson All-State in Discus
Class AA Girls team scores after the opening day have Minneapolis Washburn with 20 points, Wayzata 18, Rosemount 16.5 and Farmington 16. Northfield is 7th and Faribault in 16th place.
Faribault Softball is Class 3A State Champion in 2018
In their first trip to the State Softball Tournament is State Class AAA Champion. The Big Nine has dominated in recent years. Mankato West won in 2016, Winona 2017 and Faribault 2018.