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.
Northfield Defensive Change Key to Win Over Winona
The Raiders will play 6:00 p.m. Thursday for the Section title against the Austin Packers.
Waterville-Elysian-Morristown Boys Up A Notch in Class 1A Rankings
Hayfield and Randolph remain at #14 and #15 respectively. Spring Grove moved from #20 to #19 in Class 1A.
Lakeville North Faces Unbeaten Hopkins in State Opener
Lakeville North will have to execute a similar game plan Wednesday when they open the Class 4A State Tournament at 10:00 a.m. against undefeated and top seed Hopkins.
Northfield Girls Section Repeat Thwarted by Austin
Northfield made it to the title game last year before succumbing to Robbinsdale Cooper in the title game. Ironically Austin will open the tournament against the #5 ranked Cooper team on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at the Maturi Pavilion on the University of Minnesota campus.
Goodhue #2 Seed at State Tournament Begin Thursday
Goodhue's six losses this season were all against teams that were state ranked when they faced them.
Southern Minnesota Drugs Seized Street Value Primer or Meth Math
The average price per gram of meth in Minnesota is $96. Each pound has 453.592 grams.
Faribault Begins Playoffs with Win On Blackout Night
The 11-16 Falcons go to Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter Saturday to play the top seed and #2 ranked Waseca Bluejays.
Drugs Seized with Street Value of $350,000 in Southern Minnesota
The drugs have a street value of approximately $350,000 according to authorities.
Waterville-Elysian-Morristown, Randolph Boys Basketball Advance
Randolph will play defending Section Champion Rushford-Peterson Saturday night at 6:30 p.m. in the Mayo Civic Auditorium.
South Central College Names Vice President of Finance and Operations
"She will begin her tenure at South Central College on or before April 17, 2019."