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 Boys Basketball 4 Points Short of State
The Raiders had 43 rebounds and the Packers 29.
Goodhue Survives First State Girls Basketball Game
#3 seed Menagha Braves rolled over BOLD 65-54 to advance and will play Goodhue tomorrow afternoon at 2:00 p.m. in The Barn.
Comedian C Willi Myles on KDHL
C Willi has shared the stage with Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles and the Beach Boys.
Randolph Rains Threes into Section Final
The Spring Grove Lions hit a shot at the buzzer to defeat Hayfield in the earlier game 45-43.
Senator Jasinski “Slowpoke” Bill Advances, I Call Them Hangers
I travel a lot on Minnesota roads going to various game broadcasts and was happy to see Senator Jasinski's "Slowpoke Bill" pass it's first committee.
Rice County Highway Department Announces Spring Load Restrictions
The departments monitor road conditions to determine when the restrictions are lifted.
Northfield Defensive Change Key to Win Over Winona
The Raiders will play 6:00 p.m. Thursday for the Section title against the Austin Packers.
Waterville-Elysian-Morristown Boys Up A Notch in Class 1A Rankings
Hayfield and Randolph remain at #14 and #15 respectively. Spring Grove moved from #20 to #19 in Class 1A.
Lakeville North Faces Unbeaten Hopkins in State Opener
Lakeville North will have to execute a similar game plan Wednesday when they open the Class 4A State Tournament at 10:00 a.m. against undefeated and top seed Hopkins.
Northfield Girls Section Repeat Thwarted by Austin
Northfield made it to the title game last year before succumbing to Robbinsdale Cooper in the title game. Ironically Austin will open the tournament against the #5 ranked Cooper team on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at the Maturi Pavilion on the University of Minnesota campus.