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.
Bethlehem Academy Releases Statement Regarding Franz Boelter
Last Friday, February 9, we met with Franz Boelter and let him know that a coaching contract for the 2018-19 school year would not be offered. We made this decision based on the best interests of our students and the Bethlehem Academy Family.
Cannon Valley Elder Collegium Spring Classes Details on KDHL 2-15-2018
Faribault Police Chief Andy Bohlen and Rice County Sheriff Troy Dunn will have a class at the Faribault Police Station four Thursdays in April from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. called "The Real CSI Story."
Minnesota Section Team Wrestling Begins Tonight
In Section 2A top seed Kenyon-Wanamingo sees #8 Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial and #9 New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva come to the Castle and wrestles the winner at 7:00 p.m. tonight.
Faribault Emeralds Dance Team State Send-Off is Thursday
The send-off is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. The Emeralds won the Section High Kick and placed second in the Section Jazz competition.
Bethlehem Academy Board Chair Says Boelter Ouster Not Their Call
Beckmann said he could speak on behalf of the Bethlehem Academy Board of Directors and stated, "We have complete trust and confidence in Dr. Briscoe to make the appropriate employment decisions for Bethlehem Academy."
Minnesota Senate Bonding Tour Stops in Faribault
Faribault City Administrator Tim Murray provided a power point presentation including photos of the flooding in 2010 that caused problems at the city's wastewater treatment plant.
Boelter Issues Statement Regarding Dismissal As Bethlehem Academy Coach
Coach Boelter told me he has been very touched by all the support he has received from former athletes, many parents and community members.
Bethlehem Academy Students Protest Alleged Firing of Boelter
Next year's volleyball Co-Captains Olivia Nass and Delaney Donahue were spokespersons for the protesters and told KDHL POWER 96 they have not been told specifically why he was released. Just that it was for, "unjust manners."
Lyle Pacelli Solidifies Their Number One Ranking
With 5:29 to go in the game Goodhue took a 42-41 lead and looked like they had seized the momentum. Athletics Head Coach Justin Morris took a time out and his team went on a 9-2 run to close out the game. It was a terrific game played in a packed tiny gym with playoff atmosphere that rained down o…
Faribault Girls Hockey Season Crashes to a Halt
Anyone who has ever participated in high school or college sports understands the feeling when your final game in your career ends. It's so sudden. All the practices, the bus rides to games and the battles with your friends come crashing to a halt.