Tagged: Wisconsin

Nordic heritage in the Driftless Region

If Norway is out of reach, explore the Norwegian influences in southwestern Wisconsin Kathy Anderson Westby, Wis. If you only have a long weekend or a short week for a vacation this summer, it...

A unique Norwegian musical experience

Violinist Skogen Sällström will captivate Madison Special Release NAGC & NL Norwegian violinist Skogen Sällström is a captivating young talent known for his passionate artistry. Sällström aims to bring a “unique Norwegian musical experience”...

Dancing from Wisconsin to Washington

Stoughton, Wisconsin, high school Norwegian Dancers perform in Ballard this March Special Release Leif Erikson Lodge Leif Erikson Lodge and Leikarringen of Leif Erikson Lodge, Sons of Norway, are proud to sponsor the Norwegian...

Livsreise opens in Stoughton, Wis.

New Norwegian heritage center explores the journey from Norway to Stoughton Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly On Syttende Mai, the Norwegian Americans of Wisconsin had yet another reason to celebrate: the grand opening of...

Little church on the blue mounds

The story of the Hauge Log Church National Historic Site and the little town that fought to protect it Doug King Mount Horeb, Wis. For over 160 years, the Hauge Log Church has stood...

Protecting the Hauge Log Church

A beautiful historic park in Blue Mounds, Wis., and the community that fought for it By Kelsey Larson Several weeks ago, the Norwegian American Weekly ran a piece in its “Notable Norwegians” feature, by...

Welcome to the Cove

Nestled in the pine trees in Wisconsin, The Troll’s Cove offers a slice of Norway Christy Olsen Field Norwegian American Weekly Opened in 2001, The Troll’s Cove is a cozy Scandinavian and knitting shop...

Celebrating Norway’s rural traditions

Explore traditional folk art and rural life in Norway with Phillip Odden and Else Bigton this summer By Christy Olsen Field Norwegian American Weekly Norway’s cultural identity is rooted in its rich rural traditions,...