Category: Opinion

Editor’s Notes

Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall explains The Norwegian American’s editorial policy and thanks subscribers for their generous support.

Sen. Maria Cantwell

Local journalism

Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., says local journalism needs laws and regulations to ensure fair competition and preserve value to communities and democracy.


Seven lessons from the pandemic

Espen Gamlund of the University of Bergen shares seven lessons to learn from the pandemic, including that global threats need global cooperation.

Norway House

Welcome home to Norway House

Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall shares important news about a partnership with Norway House and welcomes her readers to the 2021 Education Issue.

Lori Ann Reinhall at her desk

Editor’s Notes

Inspired by the first ever Nikoali Astrup exhibit in the U.S., our newest issue explores Norwegian art and folklore through several different angles.

animated fireworks for summer

Editor’s Notes

Summer is here, and editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall shares all of the exciting things we have cooking for summer here at The Norwegian American.