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.
Rochester Century Baseball Cruises by Faribault
In other Big Nine baseball Mankato East remained unbeaten with a 8-3 win over Northfield in Mankato. The Winona Winhawks edged Rochester Mayo 1-0 in Winona.
Faribault Boys Tennis Falls Just Short
Faribault has their first conference match of the season Tuesday when they travel to Rochester John Marshall for a 4:30 p.m. match.
Grass Fire Danger Coming Soon
Faribault Fire Chief Dustin Dienst stops by our KDHL Studios to discuss grass fires this morning on AM Minnesota at 9:30 a.m.
Ryan Pitches Gem in Kenyon-Wanamingo Baseball Win Over Triton
Kenyon-Wanamingo's next game is scheduled for Monday in Goodhue and is supposed to be broadcast on KDHL 920AM, KDHL app. Coverage will start at 4:45 p.m.
Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness: Tornado Drill Day Canceled
The Department of Public Safety says, "A make up date has not yet been scheduled."
Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness: Floods
In Minnesota floods kill more people than any other weather event. 15 people have died in floods since 1993.
Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness: Lightning and Hail
Whatever their size thunderstorms are dangerous.
Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness:Monday Alerts and Warnings
Download the KDHL, POWER 96, KAT KOUNTRY, KRFO Apps and stay up to date when severe weather threatens.
Severe Weather Awareness Show Monday On KDHL
Residents of the Faribault area will remember the tornadoes that struck September 20, 2018 forever. There were 25 tornadoes confirmed in the state that evening and 10 touched down in Rice County. Morristown experienced flattened homes. The Faribault Municipal Airport was twisted into a mangled me…
Open House for Bridge Work Soon in Dodge and Goodhue Counties
Beginning May 1st three bridges along Highway 57 between Mantorville and Wanamingo are scheduled to be replaced.