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.
MBBN Girls Top 20 Teams Week Two
The complete lists of Top 20 teams in each class according to the Minnesota Basketball News are here.
Minnesota Basketball News Pre-Season Top 20 Boys Rankings
In Class 1A defending State Champion Hayfield tops the list with a number of players back from last year's title team
36th Faribault Hospice Tree Lighting
KDHL Radio was proud to broadcast the event live thanks to Cashwise Foods and Pharmacy of Owatonna, Allina Hospital District One Faribault, Keller Insurance Agency of Nerstrand, Donahues Greenhouse Faribault and Prime Garage Doors and More of Owatonna.
Hospice Tree Lighting is Monday Night
KDHL Radio will be broadcasting the event live at 920 AM, 97.9 FM and via free KDHL app.
Most States Have No Stun Gun Restrictions
Earlier this week it was reported by the Minnesota Associated Press one of the jurors selected for the Kim Potter trial owned a stun gun. I checked with Faribault Police Chief Andy Bohlen about the requirements for citizens to carry the weapons...
French-Canadian Christmas at Historic Alexander Faribault House
The 14th Annual Alexander Faribault House Open House is from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 4, 2021.
Faribault Winterfest Thursday through Saturday Dec. 1-4
Faribault Winterfest Fireworks 5:30 p.m. Saturday launched near Crooked Pint and Viaduct. Parade of Lights on Central between 1st Street and 6th Street starts at 5:50 p.m. Kelly Watts from Central Co-op Oil is Grand Marshal.
Faribault Home Prices Saw Unprecedented Increase in 2021
Daryl Bauer will answer any real estate questions with no obligations at 952-240-5773.
Rice County Salvation Army Needs Volunteers
The fundraising goal this year is $60,000 up from last year's $50,000 because of a greater need for various services.
Faribault Big Hearts Ring True Again
Over 1300 people were registered to participate in the events at the IRIS Turkey Trot. Scores of Faribault residents enjoyed a meal at the Eagles and scores more throughout the community received delivered meals