Tagged: John Erik Stacy

Women’s ski jumping ready to soar

Among new Olympic events like freeskiing, snowboarding, team figureskating, and luge relay, women’s ski jumping readies to lift off at Sochi John Erik Stacy Norwegian American Weekly Girls and women have been ski-jumping since...

New from Norway

New Norwegian technology allows for quick and easy at-home radon tests John Erik Stacy Seattle, Wash. Norwegians are well aware of insidious health danger of naturally occurring radon gas. Radon can seep from the...

Skistua Hospitality Year Round

Løvlia is a cabin in the woods near Oslo with a lot to offer it’s customers By John Erik Stacy 6 October 2011 The Bakken family own and run a business in the backwoods...

Norwegian Patents and European Norm

Norwegian Patent Office celebrates 100 years and looks out over its own borders By John Erik Stacy 16 Oct 2011 Even as the Norwegian Industrial Property Office celebrated its 100th anniversary on October 12,...

Norway and the Germa Lionel Case

Sailors were held and mistreated in Libya decades ago By John Erik Stacy Norwegian jets have dropped hundreds of bombs in Libya this spring as part of the NATO-led campaign to hit pro-Gaddafi targets....

Marta Norheim visits PLU

Literary critic provides insight and tells about trends in Norwegian books By John Erik Stacy, 25 Mar 2011 Marta Norheim, charismatic expert on Norwegian contemporary literature, spoke at Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) on 24...

US Women Skiers Wired by World Cup in Oslo

John Erik Stacy 7 Mar 2011 Norwegians are crazy for skiing and their mania was pumped to the bursting point as hosts of the World Cup championships in Nordic Skiing. “The Norwegian skiers here...

Junior Olympic Qualifying and Kongsberger Stampede

Skiers from far and wide compete on trails near Snoqualmie Pass, WA John Erik Stacy 25 Feb 2011 This season’s final Junior Olympic Qualifying races for Pacific Northwest region was hosted by the Kongsberger...