Former Thief River Falls civic leader Bob Carlson dies at 85

February 17, 2012 at 4:15 pm in Grand Forks Herald

Two decades after he headed Thief River Falls’ city government, Robert Carlson was still popularly known as “Mayor Bob.” “He was Mayor Bob when I was growing up and he was Mayor Bob up until the time he died,” said Steve Nordhagen, Thief River Falls’ current mayor. Continue Reading