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.
Kenyon Wanamingo Girls Basketball Defeats Bethlehem Academy
The Randolph Rockets fell in overtime to defending Class A Champion Lyle-Pacelli in Southeast Conference action in Randolph.
Paradise Center for the Arts December Events Discussed on KDHL
The Paradise Holly Days Sale ends December 22nd. A portion of the sales helps fund programs and education at Paradise Center for the Arts in Faribault.
Faribault Boys Basketball Wins Season Opener
In the Bethlehem Academy boys basketball opener Pine Island 61 Bethlehem Academy 41. The Cardinals were without a couple starters in their opener on the road. Damon Trump led the scoring with 13 points.
Northfield Boys and Girls Hockey Defeats Faribault
The Faribault boys and girls hockey teams are fun to watch. Both teams skate hard giving maximum effort while on the ice.
Faribault Hospice Event Details on KDHL
One of the reasons this is one of my favorite events is it's brevity and simplicity. A perfect match for the Christmas season. It slows me down during the hustle and bustle of the holidays and makes me focus on what is really important. Relationships with the people we have been blessed to h…
Three Big Nine Teams in Minnesota Boys Basketball Polls
Lakeville North is the defending Section 1 Class 4A titleholder and is ranked #4 in the largest school class.
Northfield Girls Basketball Ranked #3 in Class 3A
Stewartville is #3 in Class 2A. Grand Meadow and Goodhue are #7 and #8 in 1A.
Northfield Boys Hockey in Class A State Rankings
Mankato East at #10 is the only other Big Nine Conference school in the state rankings.
Faribault Girls Hockey Enters Top Twenty State Poll
The Falcons are the only Big Nine girls team in the state rankings.
Both Faribault Girls Basketball Teams Start Season
It rained three point baskets in New Richland with the Panthers defeating Kenyon-Wanamingo 67-64. NRHEG had 14 three point baskets and K-W 11.