Emily C. Skaftun was lucky to experience the newest member of Hurtigruten’s fleet, the hybrid electric MS Roald Amundsen, designed to explore polar waters.
Author: Emily C. Skaftun
Catherine Ann Skaftun, known as Kay, died on Dec. 10, 2019, at age 73, while vacationing on Maui. She leaves behind a host of friends and family in Seattle.
Emily Skaftun travels to Svalbard to try to understand the “Arctic Illness” that draws so many people to the ends of the earth.
Editor Emily C. Skaftun shares some the highlights of The Norwegian American 2018, by most measures a great year from the newspaper, but warns of the uncertainty of the publication’s future.
The Norwegian American Editor-in-Chief Emily C. Skaftun shares her family recipe for karamellpudding, a Norwegian yuletide favorite.
Emily C. Skaftun Norwegian American Weekly Can I tell you a secret? I don’t really like parades. Oh, once upon a time I dressed in my Norwegian costume and held my matching doll and...
Emily C. Skaftun Norwegian American Weekly Earler this year longtime NAW contributor Larrie Wanberg told us he’d been diagnosed with cancer. Most people would take a break from working under such circumstances, but not...