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.
Faribault Airport Open House is Tomorrow
Block told AM Minnesota listeners the improvements have definitely enhanced the look of the airport and brought with him details from a economic impact study showing the airport has a substantial impact on the Faribault area.
WEM and BA Remain Undefeated in Gopher Conference
WEM hosts Belle Plaine Tuesday and travels to Kenyon-Wanamingo for a match next Thursday that will be on KDHL Radio. Before that they are involved in the Class AA Volleyball Showcast Tournament in Burnsville this weekend. Triton has home cooking next week with Lake City and United South Central s…
Minnesota High School Football Rankings for Week 4
Faribault Bethlehem Academy travels to Harmony to play Fillmore Central Friday night while the Faribault Falcons have their Homecoming battle with Red Wing at Bruce Smith Field.
Cannon River Cleanup Collects 4 Tons of Trash and a Safe
The safe was taken to the Northfield Police Department because they expressed interest saying there had been a recent robbery in the area.
Faribault Volleyball Sweeps John Marshall on Parents Night
The 2021 Faribault High School Homecoming Queen is Alexia Anderson, King Henry Schonebaum.
Rice County Public Safety Facility Planning Continues
The 109.25 acres was purchased from Faribault Foods for $1.65 million dollars.
Faribault Public School Board Votes to Follow CDC Mask Guidelines
Board member Jerry Robicheau made the motion and John Bellingham seconded to implement the CDC school recommendations.
Cannon Falls Football Flexes Muscles Against Pine Island
The featured game this week on KDHL is Cannon Falls homecoming game against Zumbrota-Mazeppa.
Faribault Area Schools Still Among Volleyball Elite
The Class A and AA Showcase is this weekend in Burnsville where often the rankings get shuffled a bit because the competition is so stiff.
Stewartville Football Defeats Faribault on Parents Night
The Falcons host Red Wing in their Homecoming game Friday night, September 24, 2021 with a 7:00 p.m. start.