Rigmor K. Swensen shares news that Vikings were chopping wood and building things exactly 1,000 years ago at L’Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland.
Category: Norwegian Heritage
Carstens Smith reports on Liz Bucheit’s
plans for a 2021 fellowship she received from the American-Scandinavian Foundation.
Laila Simon interviews owners of Mandel, a company committed to making Norwegian kransekaker to ship to customer around the country.
Victoria Hofmo interviews Tanje K. Eie about her memoir, A Norwegian-American tragedy, which tells of the trauma of her mother’s murder.
Chuck Bundrant, a true legend in the Alaska seafood industry, died Oct. 17 at home in Washington surrounded by his family and friends. He was 79.
Kriegsseiler Karl Aksel Andresen’s traveled to Norway to commemorate 75 years since the end of World War II.
The Seattle Nowegian-American community
mourns the loss of one of its most beloved members, Sylvia Anne Vikingstad.
Michael Kleiner reports that Sylvsmidja, the Norwegian company that makes bunad silver, will expand to US market with help from Norway House’s BARN.
M. Michael Brady reports that TUBFRIM, whose first mission was to eradicate tuberculosis from Norway, today helps children with disabilities and illnesses.
Tove Andersson discovers family meaning when reading “European Glass Fishing Floats, their Makers and Mark,” written by Olaf Raabe of Norway.