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.
52 Year Old Man Killed in Rice County Single Vehicle Crash
The identity of the driver will be released at a later time pending next of kin notification.
Faribault Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Asks for Assistance
Dunn thanks those who contribute in advance for providing support to local National Guard Troops in their efforts to protect everyone in the metropolitan area.
Kenyon-Wanamingo Baseball Ends Perfect Week
The Knights are scheduled to host Kasson-Mantorville Monday. Medford hosts Waterville-Elysian-Morristown Monday.
Severe Weather Awareness Friday: Extreme Heat
Visit at-risk adults at least twice a day and watch them for signs of heat exhaustion or heat stroke. Infants and young children, of course, need much more frequent attention.
Bethlehem Academy Fastpitch Defeats United South Central
The Cardinals travel to Blooming Prairie Monday in Gopher Conference action. The Awesome Blossoms suffered their first loss of the season Thursday 17-1 to Waterville-Elysian-Morristown.
Faribault Baseball Scores Walk-Off Extra Inning Win
Faribault is still without a number of players due to COVID protocols.
Severe Weather Awareness Week Thursday Tornado Drill Day
More information is also available in the form of a podcast on the KDHL Radio and POWER 96 Radio website.
Former Uhlir’s Orchard Property to Become Automotive Repair Shop
Voracek told KDHL, "We actually did allow that property to be re-zoned for that business to go into that space. So you'll actually see that property cleaned up soon. I think it's actually been about 15 years since anything decent has been in there so that will be nice."
Severe Weather Awareness 2021 Wednesday Floods
Coming home after a flood. Your home may be contaminated. Make sure power and gas are off. Photograph damage and contact insurance agent.
Rice County Fair Still Waiting for Governor to Allow More People
Dvorak said 4-H is not making any decisions until June. I asked the last possible date a decision needs to be made and he responded the first of June. Dvorak said he preferred some information from the Governor's office by mid-May because the number of people allowed will be the deciding fact…