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.
Faribault Man Still Having a Ball at 92
If you want to make a baseball man happy please consider making a donation to the Faribault American Legion Post 43 baseball program.
Rice County Fair See 3,000 Year Old Bison Bones
Garwood also talked about a new display in the museum of farm implements from the 1852 to 1862 time frame.
Faribault Has a U.S. Olympic Team Connection
Kathy's parents are Leonard and Pat Petricka of Faribault. Kathy is also the Aunt of Faribault High School graduate and Major League Baseball player Jake Petricka.
The Hearing Champion of the World is An Insect
Fascinating facts are contained concerning animals with the best hearing in the world. These 10 kick humans in terms of hearing abilities. My question is do they know what they are hearing?
Foods to Eat When it’s So Blasted Hot
Radish Sandwiches were popular when I was a kid.
It’s So Hot a Faribault Dumpster Caught Fire
Because it was garbage on the way to the landfill there will be no investigation into how the dumpster caught fire.
Hayfield Baseball One Win from State
Hayfield is 21-0. Lyle-Pacelli 19-3 going into the 5:00 p.m. game Thursday at Riverland College in Austin. Hayfield needs one win. Lyle-Pacelli two.
Faribault High School Athletic Awards Announced
KDHL/POWER 96 would also like to congratulate the award recipients. Most of them have been guests on the Faribault Coaches Show at Bashers/FairBowl Center each Saturday morning during the school year. The show is also made possible by G&H Properties Faribault and Cashwise Foods and Pharmacy of Owatonna.
Rice County Health Department Director Says Get Vaccinated
The Rice County Public Health Director reminded us there are vaccination clinics tomorrow in Morristown and Wednesday in Lonsdale.
Northfield Hospital & Clinics Vaccinating 12-15 Year Olds
NH+C asks people, "Please do not call or plan an appointment for youth 12-15 now."