"Newest Republican-House Majority Leader Earl Strinden, R-Grand Forks, and his wife Jan proudly display a snapshot of their first grandchild, Andrew John Strinden. The eight lb., five ounce boy was born Friday to Jon and Sandi Strinden of Fargo."
A Republican, Earl Strinden represented Grand Forks in the North Dakota House of Representatives from 1967 until 1989. He also served for many years as President of the UND Alumni Association and Foundation.
Andrew Strinden, Earl Strinden, Jan Strinden,
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota