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Herman Stern to become 40th recipient of Rough Rider Award

February 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Businessman Herman Stern will be the 40th recipient of the Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award, North Dakota’s highest commendation for its citizens, Gov. Jack Dalrymple announced Wednesday.

Dalrymple will officially present Stern’…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Armstrong captures Rough Rider Award

September 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The Dakota Defense Alliance recently honored Sen. Kelly Armstrong, R-Dickinson, with its Rough Rider Award, which recognizes people for their leadership and commitment to helping small business and supporting the military. Continue Reading

Author Erdrich named Rough Rider winner

April 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Award-winning author and Wahpeton native Louise Erdrich was today named the 39th recipient of the North Dakota Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award, the state’s highest commendation. Continue Reading

RYAN BAKKEN: Girls are just as ‘rough’ as boys

October 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Sorry boys, but the girls have you crushed. I’m referring to the Forum Communications poll competition about who should become the next winner of the Rough Rider Award, which is bestowed upon prominent North Dakotans by the governor. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: ‘Sultan of Spuds’ started small

September 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Early this morning on Minnesota and North Dakota college campuses, a few students woke up to go work in the dining halls. They dressed in the darkness as their roommates snored. They shivered as they walked across the frost-covered lawns. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: ‘Sultan of Spuds’ started small

September 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Offutt is this year’s winner of the Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award, North Dakota’s highest honor. But that’s at the end of this story, not the beginning. Continue Reading

Offutt ‘humbled, honored’ by Rough Rider Award, N.D.’s highest honor

September 15, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Agribusiness magnate Ron D. Offutt is the latest recipient of the North Dakota’s highest honor. Continue Reading