N.D. Senate Majority Leader Bob Stenehjem dies in Alaska SUV accident
Published 07/18/2011, Forum Communications
Bismarck Republican, 59, in Senate since '92, brother of N.D. attorney general was on fishing trip
North Dakota Senate Majority Leader Bob Stenehjem was killed in a single-vehicle accident Monday while on a fishing trip in Alaska. Stenehjem, 59, was near the Alaska community of Homer on the state’s south coast. He had been visiting his older brother, John, and his son, Rob, both of whom live in Alaska, said state Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, who is Bob Stenehjem’s brother.