Tagged: North Dakota

Scott Lax grandparents

Again I say: “I love Norway”

A man’s search for his grandfather’s village became something that’s lasted a lifetime Scott Lax Chagrin Falls, Ohio In late November 1975, I completed my undergraduate work for Hiram College at the University of...

Forty years of pure Scandimonium

Nation’s largest Scandinavian festival, Norsk Høstfest, kicks off September 27 in Minot, ND Special Release Norsk Høstfest When Chester Reiten and early supporters determined that Minot needed an event to celebrate Scandinavian heritage, they...

SkySkopes welcomes Robot Aviation to US

Norway’s leading UAS manufacturer collaborates with growing industry in N.D. Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Robot Aviation is the most impressive unmanned aircraft system (UAS) manufacturer in Norway, a country which is experiencing fantastic growth...

Kai Robert presents

Get ready for a Sarpsborg Millenium concert tour with soloist Anette Lyche Brautaset and the Greåker Men’s Choir Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. It’s 2016 and Sarpsborg, Norway, is celebrating its 1000th anniversary. On...

Brekke wins “Global Best Partners Award”

Hurtigruten recognizes North Dakota travel agent Larrie Wanberg Features Editor The Norwegian Coastal Voyage ship Trollfjord docked in the quiet waters of the Oslofjord for a special “Open House” in early January, to invite...

First Prairie Pastry Festival a success

Sleigh rides, caroling, and baked goods sweeten this fundraiser for pediatric cancer Larrie Wanberg Features Editor A steady flow of families enjoyed a nostalgic experience at the first annual Prairie Pastry Festival in Bismarck,...

New DON lodge installed in N.D.

Moving ceremony marks the beginning of Rosanna Gutterud Johnsrud Lodge #53 Larrie Wanberg Features Editor “We are the newest and could be the biggest lodge in the U.S.,” said Debi Feyh, initial president of...

Linking us together

Paperclip takes on new meaning for networking and building relationships among veterans By Larrie Wanberg Norwegian American Weekly A collegiate Veterans Project, called the “Golden Paperclip,” has its symbolic roots in Norway with the...