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Ribfest Headliners include Russell Dickerson, Firehouse & Mötley Crüe’s Vince Neil

FARGO, N.D. – The Ribfest lineup is out and it includes country music newcomer Russell Dickerson on June 6th. You can also rock out to Vince Neil of Motley Crue on opening night, the 5th, and Firehouse with Kix on the 8th. Sawyer Brown, a favorite for years around these parts, will take the stage on June 7th. All concerts are…

ND Native Josh Duhamel to Be Honored With Honorary Degree at UND Commencement

GRAND FORKS, N.D – The University of North Dakota will see a big star at its commencement ceremony, and he’s a familiar face in North Dakota. Actor Josh Duhamel will get an honorary degree from the university. Duhamel grew up in Minot and is known for sporting home-state attire in many of his movies. UND’s spring commencement will be Saturday, May…

Actor Luke Perry Dies After Massive Stroke

Publicist Arnold Robinson said that Perry died Monday after suffering a massive stroke.

LOS ANGELES (AP) _ A publicist for Luke Perry says the “Riverdale” and “Beverly Hills, 90210” star has died. He was 52. Publicist Arnold Robinson said that Perry died Monday after suffering a massive stroke. Robinson says Perry’s family and friends were with him when he died. Among them were his children, siblings, fiancee and former wife. The actor had…

ND Farmers Union Motorcycle To Be Featured on Discovery Channel’s American Chopper

A motorcycle commissioned by the North Dakota Farmers Union will be unveiled on the Discovery Channel’s American Chopper next week. The bike was designed and built by Paul Teutul Jr. of Paul Junior Designs. It was revealed in December at the organization’s annual convention in Bismarck, but no videos or photos were shared. The motorcycle  operates on E-30 gas which…

Minnesota College Graduate Danai Gurira Exiting The Walking Dead

HOLLYWOOD – A Walking Dead star with Minnesota ties is leaving the groundbreaking show. The Hollywood Reporter says Danai Gurira is stepping away from her role as Michonne. Gurira graduated from Macalester College in St. Paul with a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2001. She has reportedly signed a deal to return for her final season in only a handful of episodes in…

NDSU 7th National Championship Gets a Bobblehead

The bobblehead features NDSU mascot, Thundar, holding two replica National Championship trophies, with five additional replica trophies on the base of the bobblehead, which is in the shape of the National Championship logo.

MILWAUKEE, WI —  The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled an officially licensed, limited edition bobblehead commemorating North Dakota State University’s seven Football NCAA Division 1 National Championships. The bobblehead features NDSU mascot, Thundar, holding two replica National Championship trophies, with five additional replica trophies on the base of the bobblehead, which is in the shape of the…