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 Police Chief Says Caller May Have Saved a Life
27 year old Bishar Mahamed was arrested and jailed. In a post-Miranda statement the news release says, "Mahamed admitted to being in a fight with the victim, admitted to having a knife, but denied cutting the victim."
Tonic Sol-fa at Paradise Center for the Arts in Faribault Friday
Tonic Sol-fa started at St. Johns University in the St. Cloud area and have risen to national prominence. The group has been on the NBC Today Show and been featured in Newsweek magazine.
Faribaut Lakers Split with St. Patrick on Special Day at Home
About 12 Laker alumni were in attendance and recognized during the game. During the Mike Morrissey ball sign dedication his son David did a great job saying how his Dad would have, "enjoyed the honor, told a funny story and gotten emotional." David and his four year old son Sawyer (soon …
Morrissey Ball Dedication and Laker Alumni Recognition Sunday
Morrissey is in five Halls of Fame including the Minnesota Baseball Coaches, Minnesota Football Coaches, Minnesota Basketball Coaches, Minnesota State High School League and Faribault Sports Hall of Fame. He was inducted into the Minnesota Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame in 1997. KDHL will broadcast…
Cannon Valley Fair Wedding Carnival Theme Works
After the reception all the guests were given wristbands and could ride all the rides at the fair they wanted for two hours. The father of the bride told me the couple had no desire to have a wedding dance so they came up with the idea of having the wedding at the fair and the carnival rides replac…
126th Annual North Morristown July 4th Celebration
For many years KDHL has been broadcasting that portion of the program thanks to some sponsors. We also want to thank Monroe Crossing in advance because they give us a feed through their sound equipment for our broadcast. This year they are recognizing all veterans who have served after Vietnam thr…
Cannon Falls Edges Faribault in Town Ball Wednesday
Faribault hosts St. Benedict Friday at 7:30 p.m. then sees St. Patrick come to Bell Field Sunday for a doubleheader. The first game will feature recognition of alumni and between games a sign that looks like a baseball will be placed on the press box in honor and memory of legendary Hall of Fame KD…
Faribault Has Highest Divorce Rate in Area
Spring Lake Park is the Minnesota community with the highest divorce rate of 18.1 percent.
Morristown Extends Rice County Sheriff Police Services
The Rice County Sheriff added the contract includes a three percent increase in the cost per year for cost of living adjustments. The contract for the first year is for $145,054 dollars.
Faribault Fire Department Needs Firefighters
According to Faribault Fire Department statistics through May there were 37 city fire calls and 12 rural fire calls. 42 city rescue and 9 rural rescue calls. 26 structure fires, 5 vehicle fires and 10 grass/brush fires. The total fire losses city and county are $831,800.