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.
It’s A Gopher Conference State Volleyball Semifinal
The match will be on KDHL Radio, 920 AM and the FREE KDHL app worldwide. If we are on time coverage will begin 2:35 p.m.
Medford Volleyball Sweeps Into Semifinals
The Tigers are now 25-8 and face 30-2 fellow Gopher Conference member Waterville-Elysian-Morristown in the semifinals Friday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
Waterville-Elysian-Morristown Volleyball Breezes Into Semifinals
The #2 seed in the tournament and #2 rated team in the final coaches poll will play fellow Gopher Conference member, #3 seed #7 ranked Medford in the semifinals at 3:00 p.m. Friday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
Winter Hazard Awareness Week Details on AM Minnesota
Staying hydrated is as important in winter as it is in summer.
Rice County Sheriff Issues Scam Alert
The Sheriff also noted, "The caller ID being used is a valid non-emergency phone number, but the call-back number is a different number being answered by non-Rice County Sheriff's Office staff.
Faribault Schools Questions Split, K-W Fails, Triton Passes
The first Faribault question concerning the 7 period day passed by 90 votes. The busing question failed by 249 votes.
Faribault Police and Chamber Present Hope Center with Check
When I went to the Chamber to purchase my patch last month a woman stopped by to purchase her patch and told her story of growing up with domestic violence in her home. She said her father abused her mother regularly after drinking. "It took a toll on me and my brother," she said, "…
Rice County Public Health Urges Commissioners to Pass Tobacco 21
During the meeting Katy Reed of the Rice County Chemical and Mental Health Coalition presented Ackman-Shaw with a Prevention Champion Award from their department. She was nominated for the award by the Northfield Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention.
Minnesota Schools Have 43 Operating, 35 Bonding Requests on Election Ballot
There are four polling places for this election. The Washington Community Center. Dean Curtis 4-H Building on the Rice County Fairgrounds, Our Saviors Lutheran Church and Buckham West. Polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
WEM, Medford Volleyball Two, Three Seed at State
Minneota is the top seed in the Class A Tournament. They are the defending Class A Champions.