Tagged: Oregon

The Vikings are coming!

PCNSA’s 106th Sangerfest converges on Salem Peter Butler Salem Thorsmen Chorus members of the Pacific Coast Norwegian Singers Association will be coming to Salem, Oregon, from June 18 through June 20, to participate in...

Norwegian food for the soul

  Viking Soul Food in Portland, Ore. is a small food trailer that packs a big punch By Kelsey Larson Viking Soul Food is buzzing with customers. This would make more sense if it...

Sangerfest 2009: The tradition continues

The Norsemen men’s chorus of Sonja Lodge, Sons of Norway, will host the 100th Sangerfest, or song festival, of the Pacific Coast Norwegian Singers Association. The gala event will take place at the Hilton...

Scandinavians Celebrate 81st Annual Midsummer Festival

Scandinavians celebrate the 81st Annual Midsummer Festival in Portland, Oregon Scandinavians have a long tradition of celebrating the Summer Solstice with bonfires or raising of the Maypole (Majstång pole). Here in Portland that tradition...

Oregon in running for Norwegian car plant

Norwegian company considering Oregon for electric-car manufacturing may be eyeing the Portland plant that built Freightliners as a site to employ 900 workers. By Richard Read, The Oregonian Think North America, whose parent company...

DNV established in US Climate Change Services market

San Francisco: DNV, one of the world’s leading climate change service providers, is ramping up to meet the burgeoning demand for climate change services in the U.S. Dr. Mark C. Trexler has been hired...