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.
Faribault Softball One Win Away From State Tournament
Faribault recorded their 14th shutout of the season in 20 games. Armbruster has 12 alone and a combo with Lindsey O'Neil.
Faribault G.R.O.W.S. Plant Sale is Happening
G.R.O.W.S. first met on April 14, 1994 as a horticulture club with a mission of beautifying the city of Faribault. They take care of a number of gardens in parks across the city. They were planting a new pollinator-friendly garden around a tree stump this morning. Dues are $5 and some hours of co…
Rice County Sheriff Says 28 Year Old Lonsdale Woman ‘Fortunate to be Alive’
The Sheriff adds this was the second known drug overdose in Rice County since Monday. Both incidents involved the use of heroin and it is believed this heroin may be laced with fentanyl. That speculation was made because of how much naloxone had been administered to revive the victims.
Senator Jasinski Discusses Legislative Session on KDHL
Senator Jasinski did issue a news release this week expressing his displeasure with Governor Mark Dayton vetoes of the tax bill and supplemental budget bill.
Bethlehem Academy, Northfield, Goodhue Softball Still Alive
There will be a new state champion in Class 2A softball this season. The two time defending champion Zumbrota-Mazeppa Cougars were defeated by Byron for the second time this week and the loss ends their season. The score was 1-0 in Pine Island in the elimination bracket of the West Subsection of S…
Faribault Softball Stays in Winner’s Bracket of Section 2AAA
Some members of the team said after the game it wasn't "pretty." I told them it doesn't have to be pretty. Winning is the goal pretty or not. The Falcons defeated Marshall in the first game 5-0 and edged Mankato East 4-3 in their other contest.
Faribault Memorial Day Observances Detailed on AM Minnesota
The program begins 9:30 a.m. Memorial Day ceremonies have been held in Faribault since 1869 so next year will be the 150th consecutive year of a event commemorating Memorial Day.
Faribault Softball Poised to Take Next Step
This is without a doubt the toughest Class 3A section in the state with 5 of the teams state ranked and 4 in the top 7.
Bethlehem Academy Baseball Season Ends in Wells
The Cardinals mounted a two out rally in the last inning off senior right handed Rebel pitcher Hunter Johnson. Junior first baseman Kyle Kohl came into the batter's box as the potential go ahead run.
Faribault Public Schools Hire New Activities Director
Keith Badger spent the past five years at New Richmond High School in Wisconsin. While there Badger served as the assistant activities director, head football coach, physical education teacher and head strength and conditioning coach.