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.
Minnesota Girls Basketball Championship Saturday Set
The Class 1A title tilt between Goodhue and Minneota will be on KDHL Radio, 920 AM and the Free KDHL app.
Goodhue Survivor Two Gets Wildcats to Title Game
Goodhue plays Minneota Saturday for the Class A State Championship. The Vikings only loss was to a South Dakota school. The Wildcats are trying for their third state title in the past four years.
Northfield Area Home and Garden Show is Your Cure for Cabin Fever
Over 50 vendors had signed up by Wednesday and they were hoping to get more.
Lakeville North Wins 8th Straight Section Crown
The stat of the game was turnovers. The Rockets 21, Panthers 6.
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.