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.
Rice County Tax Abatements in 2019 Total Nearly One Million Dollars
The largest abatements appear to be for Northern Natural Gas and Great River Energy Companies. Anderson also reported there were many disaster abatements due to the 2018 tornadoes that struck the area.
Glencoe Man Dies in Rice County Auto Accident
A State Patrol Crash Reconstruction Specialist will investigate the accident to determine how it occurred and determine which factors caused the crash.
National Weather Service Says Area Could Experience Spring Flooding
"The National Weather Service urges those who would be affected by flooding to prepare now and stay tuned to updates as we move through the winter into early spring."
Kobe Scores Career High for J-W-P in Win Over BA
The Bulldogs finished the game with 12 three point baskets. The Cardinals tallied 8 three pointers.
Faribault Girls Hockey Rolls Against Rochester Mayo
The Falcons travel back to Graham Arena in Rochester to face off against Rochester Century Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.
Faribault Boys Hockey Skates Past Rochester Mayo
Faribault is 5-2-2 in the Big Nine, 12-4-2 overall. The Spartans are 2-7 in the conference, 4-13-1 overall.
Four Big Nine Girls Basketball Teams Among State’s Elite
Waterville-Elysian-Morristown suffered their first loss of the season the past week to Class 2A state ranked Belle Plaine. The Buccaneers are #5 in Class 1A. Blooming Prairie is #7.
Waterville-Elysian-Morristown Still in Class A Top Five
Fellow Gopher Conference members Blooming Prairie and Hayfield are ranked #9 and #12. In Class 2A undefeated Caledonia sits atop the rankings with Waseca #2 and Lake City #3. Stewartville is #8.
Zumbrota-Mazeppa Boys Win on Last Second Shot in Cannon Falls
Z-M is 6-10 overall, 3-6 in the H-V-L. Cannon Falls fell to 8-7 and 1-6. The Bombers host Ellsworth, Wisconsin Saturday night at 7:15 following an alumni game.
Triton Free Throws Difference in Girls Basketball Win over Cannon Falls
The Cobras host Pine Island Friday while Cannon Falls goes to Zumbrota-Mazeppa Thursday night.