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AM Minnesota is The Mighty 920 KDHL’s weekday informational program featuring interviews with a variety of guests ranging from Faribault area community members and state representatives to nationally known authors. Hosted by Gordy Kosfeld, you are sure to learn something new on each version of AM Minnesota. KDHL’s Farm Director, Jerry Groskreutz, brings you the latest agribusiness news each Tuesday.

AM Minnesota is The Mighty 920 KDHL’s weekday informational program featuring interviews with a variety of guests ranging from Faribault area community members and state representatives to nationally known authors. Hosted by Gordy Kosfeld, you are sure to learn something new on each version of AM Minnesota. KDHL’s Farm Director, Jerry Groskreutz, brings you the latest agribusiness news each Tuesday.

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AM Minnesota is The Mighty 920 KDHL’s weekday informational program featuring interviews with a variety of guests ranging from Faribault area community members and state representatives to nationally known authors. Hosted by Gordy Kosfeld, you are sure to learn something new on each version of AM Minnesota. KDHL’s Farm Director, Jerry Groskreutz, brings you the latest agribusiness news each Tuesday.

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English


Episodes

Northfield Chamber Home and Garden Show is May 15

4/14/2021
Lisa Peterson, President/CEO of the Northfield Chamber of Commerce and Tourism and Events Manager Jane Bartho give us details about the 2021 Home and Garden Show in the Dundas Dome.

Duration:00:28:37

Rice County Fair Board Planning for Fair But Still Need State Approval for Capacity

4/13/2021
John Dvorak, Executive Secretary of the Rice County Fair says the Fair Board is planning for a July fair but still no definitive word on whether crowds will be limited which factors into their decision.

Duration:00:29:36

How To Live Like a Millionaire Author Gives Money Tips

4/12/2021
Marilyn Anderson, award winning television and film writer, author, playwright has a Amazon best selling book entitled "How to Live Like a Millionaire, When You're a Million Short." The book is filled with practical ideas on saving money and getting items for free allowing you to enjoy life to the max!

Duration:00:27:59

Special Severe Weather Awareness Show

4/9/2021
Jennifer Hauer-Schmitz, Rice County Emergency Management Director, John Rowan, Rice County EM Chief Deputy and Dustin Dienst, City of Faribault Emergency Management Director tackle severe weather issues in a special hour long program.

Duration:00:52:17

Faribault American Legion Auxiliary Poppy Fundraiser is Next Week

4/8/2021
Jeannette Hammond and Winnie Hughes are working on the Auxiliary Poppy Drive. They give details about all the veterans related things they support with money raised. The drive is celebrating it's 100th year.

Duration:00:29:42

Faribault Tourism Director Says Fun Events Return This Summer

4/7/2021
Kelly Nygaard, Faribault Area Chamber Tourism Director says plans are being made for Heritage Days and a Blue Collar Festival Week. Nygaard also talks about the annual Chamber Business Awards Luncheon scheduled for May 20, 2021 at the Faribault Golf and Country Club. Car Cruises begin May 21.

Duration:00:29:42

Compcare Urgent Care CEO Cooper Rendon

4/6/2021
Compcare Urgent Care is expanding their number of clinics

Duration:00:27:45

Happenings at Paradise Center for the Arts in Farbault

4/5/2021
Heidi Nelson, Executive Director of the Paradise Center for the Arts (PCA) goes over what's happening at the facility. The first in-person music performance hits the stage on Friday, April 9, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. It features Norm Hamlet the longtime steel guitarist for Merle Haggard.THE REBEL and THE STRANGER with special guest Old Country Boys performs, "A true classic country evening."

Duration:00:29:44

Northfield Company Recruiter Highlights Job Openings

4/2/2021
Greg Stewart, with Upper Lakes Foods Northfield says they need freight and delivery drivers. The Cloquet Mn. based company is offering sign-on bonuses and full benefits.

Duration:00:29:10

Three-Time Cancer Survivor WritingBook About His Journey

4/1/2021
Kipp Harris of Moorhead, Mn. has written "Improbable Joy: A 3-Time Cancer Survivor's Journey to Finding Joy in Unexpected Places." Harris says in the current divisive political climate we all need to realize we are humans in need of love.

Duration:00:29:44

Child Behavior Expert Writes Book About Dealing With Spirited Children

3/31/2021
Rebecah Freeling discusses "Your Rules Are Dumb: How to Maintain Your Parental Authority While Creating a Partnership With Your Spirited Child." Her website witsendparenting.com is another resource for parents who have "tried everything."

Duration:00:29:44

Organic Crops Day

3/30/2021
Carmen Fernholz talks organic crop production and U of M Extension Educator Duane DeWitte discusses organic pork production.

Duration:01:00:03

District 24 Minnesota Senator John Jasinski Gives Legislative Update

3/26/2021
John Jasinski,of Faribault gives his opinion on several pieces of legislation being discussed in St. Paul. Jasinski says he can't understand why the Governor wants to raise taxes on any citizens when there is a 1.6 billion dollar surplus.

Duration:00:29:42

Rice County Historical Society Endorses Faribault National Register Request

3/25/2021
Susan Garwood is confident Faribault will receive strong consideration to expand the downtown area on the National Register of Historic Places. Currently, the city of Faribault is second only to St. Paul in the number of buildings on the prestigious list.

Duration:00:29:43

Professional Pride Realty Show in Northfield

3/24/2021
Pete Mergens, Owner of Professional Pride Realty in Northfield tells us there are currently 10 houses on the active list of available homes in the Northfield Public School District.

Duration:00:29:13

Rice County Fair Executive Secretary summarizes plans for the July event

3/23/2021
AM Minnesota is The Mighty 920 KDHL's weekday informational program featuring interviews with a variety of guests ranging from Faribault area community members and state representatives to nationally known authors. Hosted by Gordy Kosfeld, you are sure to learn something new on each version of AM Minnesota. KDHL’s Farm Director, Jerry Groskreutz, brings you the latest agribusiness news each Tuesday.

Duration:00:28:00

Faribault Public Schools Superintendent Looks Forward to In-Person Learning

3/22/2021
Todd Sesker, Faribault Public Schools Superintendent says the district will have in-person learning for all students K-12 beginning next week. At this point they are planning for a prom and are hopeful for a regular graduation.

Duration:00:27:43

Cannon Falls Superintendent Educates Us About Upcoming Levy and Bond Requests

3/19/2021
Jeff Sampson, Cannon Falls Public Schools Superintendent goes over the four questions school district voters are asked to vote on May 11th. A capital project levy for technology improvements. $10.45 million to improve school sites and facilities. $1.575 million for renovation and updating the district's gymnasiums and outdoor athletic facilities and sites. $685,000 for installation of artificialturn at the field behind the high school.

Duration:00:29:44

Milestone Senior Living Community Director Reveals Positive Survey

3/18/2021
Nick Duff, Community Director for Milestone Senior Living in Faribault shared a recent survey of families of residents concerning the care of their loved ones. The COVID impact on their world is also discussed.

Duration:00:29:42

Rice County Landfill Still Taking Appointments Due to COVID

3/17/2021
Paul Pieper with the Rice County Landfill in Dundas went over information concerning hours of operation and policy changes due to the COVID pandemic. He says many customers like making appointments so they don't have to wait in line.

Duration:00:29:43