Naomi Borke, age 102, was born on February 26, 1921, in Buxton Township to Jens and Clara (Saevig) Molvig. She went to school and graduated from Buxton High School in 1938. She graduated in 1940 from Mayville State Teacher’s College with a teaching degree and taught in Lakota, ND. From 1942-1945, she worked as a… Continue reading Naomi Borke – Obit
1 Ralph Cirella was a stylist and makeup artist who appeared regularly on “The Howard Stern Show” and was Stern’s longtime friend. Ralph Cirella’s legacy Cirella’s first appearance on Howard Stern’s show came in 1985, when he called in as a listener. Cirella’s wit and observations impressed Stern, who brought him on board to do… Continue reading hair stylist and Howard Stern regular dies at 58 – .
Dec. 4, 1933 – Dec. 5, 2023 SHARON, N.D. – Myron “Sully” Kloster, 90, Sharon, N.D., died Tuesday, Dec. 5, in his home. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., with a prayer service at 6 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 10, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sharon. A memorial service will be 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11,… Continue reading Myron “Sully” Kloster – Obit
239 María Martin was a longtime journalist who created the Latino USA radio program and broadened coverage of Latin American news and events in the United States. María Martin’s legacy Born in Mexico City and raised in California, Martin earned a master’s in journalism from Ohio State University. She began her career in Santa Rosa,… Continue reading creator of Latino USA radio dies at 72 – .
1.4K Andrea Fay Friedman was an actress with Down syndrome who appeared on “Life Goes On” and the drama “Carol of the Bells,” and did voice work on “Family Guy.” Andrea Fay Friedman’s legacy The California-born Friedman got her start on screen with the landmark television show “Life Goes On,” which was the first television… Continue reading Life Goes On actress dies at 53 – .
Melvin Stenberg, 84 Thief River Falls, MN passed away on Monday, December 4, 2023 at Thief River Care Center, Thief River Falls, MN. The service to celebrate Melvin’s life will be at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 11, 2023 at obit in Thief River Falls, MN with Rev. Kristin Ostercamp officiating. Visitation will be one… Continue reading Obituary | Melvin Stenberg | obit
Lucille M. Ellingworth, age 80, of Gary, MN, passed away on Wednesday, November 29, 2023, surrounded by her family at Fair Meadow Nursing Home, Fertile, MN. A visitation will be held on Friday, December 29, 2023, from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm, with a prayer service starting at 6:30 pm, at Anderson Family Funeral Home… Continue reading Lucille M. Ellingworth – OBIT
James Lee Taggart, of Newfolden, MN, passed away peacefully at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND, on December 3, 2023, with his loving wife at his side, after a day spent with his children and grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 PM on Saturday, December 9, 2023 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Newfolden,… Continue reading James Taggart
57 Norman Lear was a TV sitcom legend who created classic shows including “All in the Family” and “Sanford and Son.” Norman Lear’s legacy Lear began his television career in the early 1950s, writing sketches for comedy teams including Rowan and Martin, Martin and Lewis, and others. The first series he created was “The Deputy,”… Continue reading TV sitcom creator dies at 101 – .
June 4, 1947 – Dec. 3, 2023 GRAND FORKS, N.D. – James Taggart, 76, Newfolden, Minn., died Sunday, Dec. 3, in Altru Hospital. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., followed by a prayer service at 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 8, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Newfolden. Visitation will continue from 12:30-1:30 p.m., followed by a… Continue reading James Taggart – Obit