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.
Thrillers and Yawners , HVL vs TRC Basketball Showdown
There was a very good crowd in the Auditorium to witness a great game between two of the top teams in the state in Class AA. #3 Caledonia and #8 Lake City.
Goodhue Girls Overcome Turnovers to Beat Caledonia
The Lodermiers led the way for Goodhue. 6'3 junior post Lexie Lodermeier and 6'0 senior Sydney Lodermeier each had 15 points in the win.
Zumbrota-Mazeppa Impressive in Win Over Goodhue
The Cougars pounced for 17 points off 11 turnovers in the second half.
Rice County Man Critically Injured in Farm Accident
Deputies were dispatched to the area of Dennison Boulevard and Goodhue Avenue in Rice County about 11:44 a.m. for a medical emergency. The preliminary investigation revealed, "the victim was injured while tending to livestock in a pasture."
Juvenile Trio From Ohio on Crime Spree Arrested in Faribault
The suspect truck sped off. The juvenile showed police where the assault took place and even provided police with information on an out-of-state license plate and a detailed description of the vehicle. Police began searching the area for the suspects.
Basketball Heaven is Back Saturday in Rochester
KDHL will have the Cannon Falls boys game against #12 Class 2A St. Charles in the Auditorium and we will have the last game of the day in that venue which is one of the marquee matchups. 7:30 p.m. #2 Class 1A Goodhue plays against #12 Class 2A Caledonia.
Jivin Ivin and Kings of Swing Fundraiser is Tonight
Dr. Micheal Hildebrandt will be on our KDHL AM Minnesota program at 9:30 a.m. to talk more about the event this evening from 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Northfield Boys Still in Top Twenty Hockey Rankings
In Class AA boys Lakeville South is #16, Lakeville North #19 with Edina still on top.
Falcon Boys Hockey Wins Second Straight
Our Faribault State Farm Insurance agents Faribault players of the game were Adam Vos, Brett Vogelsberg and Zach Siegert.
Faribault Community Christmas Dinner is This Sunday
Fourth Avenue United Methodist Church has been hosting the event for a number of years and is located at 219 NW 4th Street in Faribault. Everyone is invited to attend the church service at 9:00 a.m. but attendance is not required to participate in the dinner. Organizers wanted us to emphasize that…