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.
Triton Basketball ‘Shooting For A Cure’ a Huge Success
During halftime of the boys game a female Triton student with Leukemia in remission was recognized. Cobra Head Coach Zak Hanegraaf and Rocket Head Coach Kent Otte said the event put the game in it's proper perspective.
Kenyon-Wanamingo Girls Basketball Edges Triton
The game featured 13 lead changes and a lot of fouls. Kenyon-Wanamingo was 20 of 33 from the free throw line and Triton 12 of 16.
Northfield Boys Basketball Runs Away from Faribault in Second Half
The Raiders are now 12-4 overall and 9-3 in the Big Nine while Faribault dropped to 2-11 in the league and 4-11 overall this season.
Faribault Girls Basketball Nearly Defeats #2 Northfield
The difference proved to be points off turnovers with each team committing 16 turnovers in the game. Northfield scored 11 points and Faribault 5 off those turnovers.
AM Minnesota Visits Bethlehem Academy for Catholic Schools Week
This next week is National Catholic Schools Week, and I'll be at Faribault Bethlehem Academy to see how they are observing the annual event. The theme this year is: "Catholic Schools - Learn, Serve, Lead Succeed."
Faribault Girls Hockey Nearly Knocks off Rochester Lourdes
Camryn Salmonsen stopped 50 shots in the game including an incredible 24 saves in the second period alone. The period included two power plays for the Eagles that the Falcons had to kill.
Minnesota Girls High School Hockey Rankings
The South Suburban Conference has #11 Eagan, #15 Farmington, #16 Lakeville South in Class AA.
Bethlehem Academy Holds On for Huge Section Victory
Bethlehem Academy drained seven three pointers to take a 17 point lead in the first half only to see Goodhue switch to a man to man defense and go on a 12-3 run to end the half and trail by 8 at the break. Six of the Cardinals final seven possessions down the stretch resulted in turnovers thanks to…
Faribault Fire Department Asks Citizens to Dig Out Hydrants
There are 973 hydrants in the City of Faribault alone. The Faribault Fire Department also serves the townships of Walcott, Wells, Cannon City and half of Warsaw.
Northfield Still in Let’s Play Hockey Class A State Rankings
The Northfield Raiders have the distinction of being the only Big Nine boys team ranked.