| Oct 30, 2013
Wishek, N.D.: The funeral for Henry Jonas, 62, of Wishek will be Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Fredonia, N.D.
Visitation will be Thursday from 1 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 8 p.m., at Dahlstrom...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:30 AM
People die in TV and movies all the time, but understandably, drama seldom dwells on the actual moment. Perhaps that's why Showtime describes "Time of Death" as a "brave new documentary series," focusing as it does on end-of-life matters, in a format sure...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Death is universal, inevitable, irrevocable and profound, and yet even in our reality-fixated times, it is rarely depicted on television.
Oh, people die all the time on TV. They fall victim to detective procedurals and hospital dramas, or are killed off...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Jay Cochrane, a Canadian tightrope walker who set world records as he crossed high above gorges and traversed from skyscraper to skyscraper the world over, died Wednesday in Niagara Falls, Ontario, according to a remembrance posted on his website.
| Sep 14, 2013
| 8:50 PM
Aberdeen: Funeral services for Janice Barone, 76, of Aberdeen and formerly of Mobridge, will be at 2 p.m. CDT, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at the UCC Church in Mobridge. Visitation will start at 3 p.m. today at Kesling Funeral Home in Mobridge, with a...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Twenty-five-year-old Nicole “Little Lencioni has a beautiful face, an instrument-filled house of her own in Santa Cruz, CA, a surfboard, a motorcycle and a devoted circle of ultra-cool friends. She should be having the time of her life. Instead,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Chris Chase, a writer and actress who starred (under the name Irene Kane) in Stanley Kubrick's early film noir feature "Killer's Kiss" but spent more time co-penning the autobiographies of notables including Josephine Baker, Rosalind Russell and Betty...
| Nov 10, 2013
Samuel Goetz was 14 when the Nazis rounded up Jews in his hometown of Tarnow, Poland, and killed thousands of them — his parents included — in the gas chambers at Belzec in southeast Poland.
A few months later, he too was forced out of...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Donald S. Maxwell, a retired financial executive who helped guide the Los Angeles Times and its former parent company, Times Mirror, through periods of unprecedented expansion, died Wednesday at his home in La Habra Heights. He was 83 and had pancreatic...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:00 PM
The first signs of Sharon Scully's disease showed up when, as an assistant attorney general, she was working on a grueling case against a Milford gas station accused of leaking pollutants into Long Island Sound. She had episodes of forgetfulness, like...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Rebecca A. Orenstein, the first woman elected to the Westminster City Council, who was also a Carroll County political and environmental activist, died Aug. 31 of pancreatic cancer at Carroll Hospice Center's Dove House. She was 71.
"Rebecca brought a...