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.
Kenyon Color Guard Says We Need to Honor America
The route is pretty much the same as the Memorial Day event ending at Kenyon Veterans Park. It starts at Kenyon-Wanamingo High School.
Cannon Falls Honoring Healthcare Workers this 4th of July
The idea is to go around the community so people can sit out in their yards and thank healthcare workers for their efforts to keep people safe during COVID-19.
Rice County Public Health Encourages You to Be Safe This Weekend
Other Rice County COVID numbers show 517 men and 310 women have tested positive for the virus. Average age is 37 for all cases with ages ranging from 2 months to 97 years.
Faribault Police Station Lobby Back Open
The Rice County Government Services Building in Faribault remains closed except for absentee voting.
Faribault Area Chamber Benches Nearing Completion
On another topic Nygaard said the Chamber was happy the city was going to have a fireworks show this Saturday night. On another topic Nygaard said the Chamber was happy the city was going to have a fireworks show this Saturday night.
What Exactly Does Filthy Rich Mean and Other Phrases
Another term heard over the years is 'feel the pinch.'
Cedar Lake Faribault Public Water Access Closed Beginning July 6
DNR Parks and Trails Area Supervisor Joel Wagar says, "Upgrades have not been made to the Cedar Lake Public Water Access since 1985. Boating looked a little bit different in 1985. Things have gotten bigger, longer. So we really needed to do something to help with a number of different things …
Faribault City Administrator Announces More COVID Business Relief
Murray did say these will be significant awards for the businesses, "probably in that five to ten thousand dollar range."
Rice County COVID Positive Rate Going Down
Some added numbers are included from Rice, Goodhue and Dakota Counties.
Faribault District One Hospital Name is No More
Albrecht says, "I think we're probably safer than going to the store right now. I know we are."