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.
Northfield Softball Pitcher Throws No-Hitter in Red Wing
Faribault Falcons lost a heartbreaker on Senior Day. Bethlehem Academy defeated Maple River on the road.
Faribault Baseball Defeats Rochester John Marshall
Junior pitcher Ayden Qualey scattered 5 hits while going the distance for the Falcons. Qualey struck out 6, walked 2.
Rice County Sheriff Wants Dispatch Back
Rice Steele 911 Center operates currently under a joint powers agreement between Rice and Steele Counties.
Minnesota Fastpitch Coaches Association Rankings
Five South Suburban Conferrence schools are ranked in the biggest schools class. Four Big Nine Conference schools are among the state elite in Class 3A including 3 in the top 5.
Kenyon-Wanamingo and Medford Softball Go Extra Innings
Flom ended the game with 13 strikeouts, 0 walks pitching for Kenyon-Wanamingo.
Faribault Lakers Lose Heartbreaker in Veseli
The Lakers are scheduled to go to Shakopee Wednesday, then St. Patrick Sunday.
SCC Carpentry Home Open House is This Evening
The SCC carpentry program still has openings for the 2022-23 academic year.
Kenyon-Wanamingo, Randolph Softball Wins, Bethlehem Academy Loses
Randolph pitcher, freshman Carter Raymond fanned 14 Maple River Eagles hitters and walked notody in a 6-1 win at home.
Faribault Baseball Gets Out the Broom Against Austin
The Falcons are at Stewartville Saturday 11:00 a.m.
Reliance Bank is Faribault Business of The Year
Tree Frog Music Festival started in 1996 on the Shattuck Campus and ended in 2012 when sponsorships dried up due to a recession.