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.
Edina Wins Fourth Consecutive AA Girls Swim Title
Northfield was 16th with 34.5 points.
Two Faribault Swimmers Earn All-State Honors
Visitation of Mendota Heights won their 7th consecutive Class A title with 318 total points.
Thanksgiving Cooking Safety Tips From Fire Chief on KDHL
Managing pets and all the things they can get into during the holidays is another issue we will try to discuss on the half hour program.
Faribault Girls Hockey Continues Burying Pucks
Rylie Starkson and Ashley Rost each had two goals. Starkson and Abigail Goodwin added two assists.
Faribault Community Thanksgiving Tradition Details on KDHL
This year marks 35 years of the event which was started by Mel and Jerry Hlady at the McNamaras Restaurant in downtown Faribault (Currently Boxers).
Faribault City Council Members on AM Minnesota Today
The city is making a concerted effort to get more apartments in the community because they say that is the preference by a number of people.
Gopher Conference Player of Year Delaney Donahue
The Gopher Conference 1st Team All-Conference had three WEM selections and two each from Medford and Hayfield.
Faribault Girls Hockey Skates Away From Waseca
First year Falcon Head Coach Mike Dietsch told us prior to the game his team wants to play fast and pepper the net. That's exactly what they did with 42 shots on goal compared to 15 for Waseca.
Cannon Falls Football Season Ends in State Loss
Bombers Head Coach Dan Meyers said he was very proud of his team and their school record breaking season.
Stewartville Volleyball Wins Fifth State Title
North Branch had 10 service errors.