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 City Council Passes Administrator Contract
Murray will officially become the City Administrator January 15, 2018. The six page Employment Agreement states the Administrator's salary shall be $135,172 effective January 15, 2018.
Faribault Hospice Light Up A Life Moved Indoors is Still Magical
Even though I've seen this so many times over the years the tree lighting always hits me. In past years when loss was more recent tears would well up in my eyes. I admit in recent years I usually smile as I think of each of the lights on the tree being the soul of someone I know and realize t…
Paradise December Happenings on AM Minnesota 12-4-2017
The Winter Farmer's Market continues this Saturday through December 23rd with holiday music provided for your enjoyment while you pick up fresh eggs, cheese, bread and other goodies. While there stop by the gift shop and see the selection of art items available for gift giving during the Holly…
Northfield Boys Hockey Flexes Muscle Against Faribault
Northfield is rated #14 in the Let's Play Hockey Class 1A Minnesota Boys High School Rankings.
Faribault Girls Hockey Achieves Third Straight Shutout
Despite their recent success the Falcons are not in the Let's Play Hockey Top 20 in Class A girls high school hockey.
Four Big Nine Conference Teams in Preseason State Rankings
Three time defending football champion Caledonia is #3 in Class 2A. The Nine-Man football champion Spring Grove Lions rank #18 in the preseason ratings.
Faribault Girls Basketball Still #20 in Rankings
Since the poll was released Faribault beat Mankato West 70-64 on the road after opening the season on the road with a 30-24 win at Rochester Mayo. The Spartans are a Class 4A school and the defending Co-Champs of the Big Nine Conference.
Rice County Sheriff Says Outside Agency Will Investigate Tweets
The Sheriff confirmed his department does have a social media policy and wanted to re-emphasize his written statement issued Thursday that, "These comments do not reflect the beliefs or opinions of the Rice County Sheriff's Office and Rice County Administration." Dunn said he,"e…
Rice County Sheriff Issues Statement About Alleged Deputy Tweets
Rice County Deputy and Elysian City Council member Tom McBroom allegedly posted a tweet that has since been deleted in response to a settlement given Diamond Reynolds, the woman in the car when Philando Castile was shot and killed by a police officer in July 2016.
Faribault Winter Farmers Market Details on AM Minnesota 11-30-2017
Tiffany Tripp of Graise Farm and Deeann Lufkin of CannonBelles Cheese will be in studio to tell us all about the selection of items and the success of the Winter Farmer's Market in Faribault.