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On the trail of Knud Knudsen

Explore the Hardanger region following the footsteps of a celebrated Norwegian photographer Kirsten Roverud Heine Decorah, Iowa Travel Editor’s note: Kirsten Roverud Heine has organized and planned the tour,  “Through the lens: Images of...

Sports Scorecard 01/24

Scorecard: Jan. 6 – Jan. 19 European Men’s Handball Championship in Norway, Austria, Sweden Jan. 9-Jan. 26. Starts with six groups of four teams. Group D Matches: Jan. 10: Norway 32, Bosnia-Herzegovina 26 (N:...

Living the Norwegian-American dream

The story of Leif Eie, airline executive, role model, and friend Lori Ann Reinhall The Norwegian American “Leif Eie truly came to this country with nothing—but with hard work, determination, and talent, he became...

Experience is the new luxury

Tired of cruises? Try an expedition aboard the MS Roald Amundsen Emily C. Skaftun Shoreline, Wash. If your image of a cruise ship is a floating monstrosity the size of a city block, full...

The Rigel disaster

Deadly disaster result of a mistake M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway On the morning of Monday, Nov. 27, 1944, during World War II, patrol aircraft from the Royal Navy HMS Implacable aircraft carrier discovered...

Michael Kleiner comes home to Norway

Writer returns with the third generation to be reunited with friends Michael Kleiner The Norwegian American This is the first installment of a series of articles by The Norwegian American Sports and Business Editor...

solar eclipse

Witness a total eclipse of the sun

Hurtigruten offers one-of-a-kind adventure trips to Antarctica Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American Hurtigruten, Norwegian world leader in expedition travel, announced its 2021 total solar eclipse voyages, featuring antarctic itineraries on the industry’s most...

Johaug wins third women’s Tour de Ski

Klæbo finishes in a disappointing third among the men Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Therese Johaug cried tears of joy when she crossed the finish line on top of Alpe Cermis in Cavalese, Italy, after...

Let’s take a trip!

Barneblad Brought to you by Lori Ann Reinhall Traveling is a very special activity: not only can you learn a lot on a trip, but you can also have a lot of fun.   ...

Researching relations with Russia

Profiles of Norwegian science Ilan Kelman Agder, Norway Is Russia really the Beast from the East? Both Norwegian research and collaborative research with Russia help to answer this question. The land border where Norway...