Tagged: Seattle

Viking Days!

Partying like a Viking in Seattle Solveig Lee Mount Vernon, Wash. What a fun day to visit the Nordic Heritage Museum in Ballard! The grounds of the museum abounded with a Viking encampment, Scandinavian...

Affordable travel for all

  Proof is in the savings: Norwegian shows how smart new technology can lower travel costs Christy Olsen Field and Kelsey Larson Norwegian American Weekly Norway’s high cost of living can cause a lot...

Architect of natural light

Award-winning architect Nils Finne reflects on his approach and influences of Nordic design Line Grundstad Hanke Line Grundstad Hanke Interior Design Through my work as an interior designer, I have had the pleasure to...

A great Norwegian

Celebrating the life of Olav Trygve Lunde Olav Lunde died peacefully in his sleep in Seattle, Wash. at age 93 on Wednesday evening, May 30, 2012. During his final battle with congestive heart failure...

Something for all

By Christy Olsen Field This year, Scandinavian Specialties in Seattle, Wash., is celebrating 50 years of business. The store has been a fixture in the traditionally Scandinavian neighborhood of Ballard since 1962, and it...

Look to the light

Nordic Heritage Museum’s annual Northern Lights Auktion in Seattle, Wash. Nordic Heritage Museum Seattle, Wash. The Nordic Heritage Museum’s annual Northern Lights Auktion will be held at the Grand Hyatt Ballroom in Seattle on...

Let’s talk about ice

Norwegian polar experts discuss climate research in Seattle, Wash. On Feb. 21, the Norwegian American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Seattle welcomed board members from the Thor Heyerdahl Institute for a presentation and discussion...

Sharing our history

Seattle’s Deep Sea Fishermen’s Union of the Pacific celebrates its 100th anniversary Beginning this January, family, friends, associates and members of the Deep Sea Fishermen’s Union of the Pacific are celebrating its 100th anniversary....

Northern Lights Auktion

Annual fundraiser benefits programs at Nordic Heritage Museum in Seattle, Wash. The Nordic Heritage Museum’s annual Northern Lights Auktion will be held at the Grand Hyatt Ballroom in Seattle on Sunday, May 1. The...