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Former N.D. state Rep. picked as Stenehjem successor

August 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Former North Dakota Republican state Rep. Ron Carlisle has been appointed to serve out the term of former Bismarck state Sen. Bob Stenehjem. Continue Reading

North Dakota lost a true leader

August 19, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Greetings from your District 36 senator. Last month, July 18, our North Dakota Senate Majority Leader Bob Stenehjem, was killed in a vehicle accident in Alaska. Continue Reading

4 N.D. senators competing to succeed Stenehjem

August 18, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Four North Dakota Republican state senators are competing to succeed Bob Stenehjem as the Senate’s GOP majority leader, and an election is expected before the Legislature’s special session begins in November, lawmakers said. Continue Reading

More than 1,000 attend Stenehjem funeral

July 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

BISMARCK The funeral of Senate Majority Leader Bob Stenehjem reflected how he lived: passionate for the outdoors, surrounded by fellow public servants and filled with his family’s sense of humor.
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Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of N.D. leader

July 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Government agencies will lower their flags to half-staff Monday in honor of North Dakota Senate Republican majority leader Bob Stenehjem. Continue Reading

Fighting Sioux nickname meeting may face snag

July 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A planned meeting with NCAA officials next week about the University of North Dakota’s Fighting Sioux nickname may hit a snag because of the death of North Dakota Senate Republican majority leader Bob Stenehjem. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION — ‘Talking ’bout sweet time’

July 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

No, he didn’t go 2.7 seconds on a bull named Fu Manchu. But in other respects, Bob Stenehjem seems to have taken country singer Tim McGraw’s advice to heart:
He got the chance, and he made the choice
“To live like he was dying.”
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Forum editorial: North Dakota loses dedicated legislator

July 19, 2011 in INFORUM

Bob Stenehjem was a common-sense legislator who will be missed. Continue Reading

Stenehjem driving during crash, lawmaker was not wearing seat belt

July 19, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Senate Majority Leader Bob Stenehjem was driving the vehicle and not wearing a seat belt in the accident that killed him Monday near Soldotna, Alaska.
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Police: Stenehjem didn’t wear belt before crash

July 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota’s Senate majority leader, Bob Stenehjem, was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the sport utility vehicle he was driving when he was killed in an Alaskan highway crash, authorities said today. Continue Reading