The Norwegian American

The Norwegian American The voice of Norway in America since 1889. We are the only Norwegian-American newspaper in existence! Join in the fun as a subscriber or advertiser!
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Published twice monthly, we are proud to bring our readers news from Norway and the Norwegian-American community. Call us at (206) 784-4617 or email [email protected] for details. More subscription information at www.norwegianamerican.com/subscribe/.

In his Happy Notes for Happy Kids column, Bill Halvorson writes about Edvard Grieg's stay in Rome in 1865 and his compos...
01/23/2024

In his Happy Notes for Happy Kids column, Bill Halvorson writes about Edvard Grieg's stay in Rome in 1865 and his composition of a funeral march for his dear friend Rikard Nordraak.

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In her search for the story about her great uncle Thor, Randi Millman-Brown writes about her grandfather, Sverre Jensen,...
01/22/2024

In her search for the story about her great uncle Thor, Randi Millman-Brown writes about her grandfather, Sverre Jensen, who was a teacher sent to a concentration camp in Norway during World War II.

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In her Norsk 101 column, Christie Ericson writes about getting to know the idea and feelings of Norwegian koselig or fee...
01/21/2024

In her Norsk 101 column, Christie Ericson writes about getting to know the idea and feelings of Norwegian koselig or feeling of being cozy, especially in the winter.

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Three sisters band together to breathe new life into Spyre, a historic property that used to be the Norwegian Seamen's C...
01/20/2024

Three sisters band together to breathe new life into Spyre, a historic property that used to be the Norwegian Seamen's Church in New Orleans.

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Sjømannskirken

Modern Nostalgia is the latest release by Norwegian music legend HP Gundersen, music that Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinh...
01/19/2024

Modern Nostalgia is the latest release by Norwegian music legend HP Gundersen, music that Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall can relate to.

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Christy Olsen Field shares a recipe for Hearty Whole Grain Bread from Nevada Berg's latest cookbook, Norwegian Baking th...
01/18/2024

Christy Olsen Field shares a recipe for Hearty Whole Grain Bread from Nevada Berg's latest cookbook, Norwegian Baking through the Seasons.

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North Wild Kitchen

We had so much fun with our Gingerbread Wonderland Kids' Corner at Norway House over the holidays! If you couldn't make ...
01/17/2024

We had so much fun with our Gingerbread Wonderland Kids' Corner at Norway House over the holidays! If you couldn't make it this year, all of The Norwegian American Kids' Corner activities are available online through the end of January.

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Jerry Holt reviews Norwegian noir novelist Gunnar Staalesen's latest book published in English, Mirror Image, in his Cri...
01/17/2024

Jerry Holt reviews Norwegian noir novelist Gunnar Staalesen's latest book published in English, Mirror Image, in his Crime Corner column.

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Laila Simon reviews Norway's Knitted Heritage: The History, Surprises, and Power of Traditional Nordic Sweater Patterns ...
01/16/2024

Laila Simon reviews Norway's Knitted Heritage: The History, Surprises, and Power of Traditional Nordic Sweater Patterns by Annemor Sundbø.

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John Brock-Utne researches his family history from Utne, Norway, and tries to find information about Andreas Brock Utne,...
01/15/2024

John Brock-Utne researches his family history from Utne, Norway, and tries to find information about Andreas Brock Utne, whose was buried in California in 1933.

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A Norwegian couple ties the knot in secret at Mindekirken - The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church in Minneapolis on the...
01/14/2024

A Norwegian couple ties the knot in secret at Mindekirken - The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church in Minneapolis on their way to see the Eagles perform.

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Where does a travel editor go on vacation? Cynthia Elyce Rubin shares photos and stories of her birthday adventure in Lo...
01/13/2024

Where does a travel editor go on vacation? Cynthia Elyce Rubin shares photos and stories of her birthday adventure in Louisiana's Cajun Country during the Acadian festival.

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Cozy up with a comforting cup of hot cocoa on a cold winter day! Try Nevada Berg's Cardamom Hot Chocolate topped with wh...
01/12/2024

Cozy up with a comforting cup of hot cocoa on a cold winter day! Try Nevada Berg's Cardamom Hot Chocolate topped with whipped cream, ground cardamom, and shaved chocolate for a decadent, drinkable treat...

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We review The Brisling Code, the third in a series of historical novels about World War II and prequel to The Jøssing Af...
01/11/2024

We review The Brisling Code, the third in a series of historical novels about World War II and prequel to The Jøssing Affair by author Janet Oakley.

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Norway House's Gingerbread Wonderland exhibit is closed for the season, but The Norwegian American's very popular Ginger...
01/10/2024

Norway House's Gingerbread Wonderland exhibit is closed for the season, but The Norwegian American's very popular Gingerbread Wonderland Kids' Corner is still open – online!

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The Norwegian government launches a new action plan against racism and discrimination where employment and youth are hig...
01/10/2024

The Norwegian government launches a new action plan against racism and discrimination where employment and youth are high priorities.

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Now casting Season 11 of “Alt for Norge” (a.k.a. “The Great Norway Adventure”)!oconnorcasting.tv/2023/12/20/alt-for-norg...
01/09/2024

Now casting Season 11 of “Alt for Norge” (a.k.a. “The Great Norway Adventure”)!

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The Koselig Candle Co. in White Bear Lake, Minn., brings you environmentally friendly candles to create the perfect atmo...
01/08/2024

The Koselig Candle Co. in White Bear Lake, Minn., brings you environmentally friendly candles to create the perfect atmosphere for your home.

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Arctic Frontiers 2024, a four-day conference focusing on the Arctic region, will be held in Tromsø, Norway, in late Janu...
01/07/2024

Arctic Frontiers 2024, a four-day conference focusing on the Arctic region, will be held in Tromsø, Norway, in late January.

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The Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota is now accepting applications for a music arranging contest, encouraging arrangers...
01/06/2024

The Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota is now accepting applications for a music arranging contest, encouraging arrangers to explore the music of Edvard Grieg, Nordic folk music, and other Nordic composers.

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Some parts of southern Norway received as much as 40 inches of snow in the first few days of the new year, bringing many...
01/05/2024

Some parts of southern Norway received as much as 40 inches of snow in the first few days of the new year, bringing many cities and towns to a standstill.

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With Jon Fosse receiving the Nobel Prize, a new group of "Four Greats" in Norwegian literature emerges: Fosse, Undset, H...
01/05/2024

With Jon Fosse receiving the Nobel Prize, a new group of "Four Greats" in Norwegian literature emerges: Fosse, Undset, Hamsun, and Bjørnson.

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At the Gingerbread Wonderland Kids' Corner at  Norway House in Minneapolis, The Norwegian American creates a space for c...
01/04/2024

At the Gingerbread Wonderland Kids' Corner at Norway House in Minneapolis, The Norwegian American creates a space for children to learn, read, and be creative during the holiday season.

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Let's get koselig! It's the start of a new year, and Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall encourages her readers to hunker ...
01/03/2024

Let's get koselig! It's the start of a new year, and Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall encourages her readers to hunker down and cozy up the Norwegian way in 2024.

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Do you love Norwegian waffles? In our monthly op-ed, Helga Eggebø, a researcher at Nordland Research Institute in Norway...
01/02/2024

Do you love Norwegian waffles? In our monthly op-ed, Helga Eggebø, a researcher at Nordland Research Institute in Norway, shares what the simple waffle means to Norwegians, young and old alike.

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Prince Sverre Magnus turned 18 on Dec. 1 and celebrated his birthday at the royal palace in Oslo, Norway.https://ow.ly/o...
12/30/2023

Prince Sverre Magnus turned 18 on Dec. 1 and celebrated his birthday at the royal palace in Oslo, Norway.

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Nordhordland Veteranbåtlag restores the Norwegian coastal steamer, Oster, on Norway's west coast.https://ow.ly/YEeu50Qjj...
12/29/2023

Nordhordland Veteranbåtlag restores the Norwegian coastal steamer, Oster, on Norway's west coast.

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We highly recommend Norgesskolen!
12/28/2023

We highly recommend Norgesskolen!

At Norgesskolen Winter you get to know different youth with the same interest - learn the language and discover the Norwegian culture.

Read more and sign up at www.norgesskolen.no

We sit down with Joseph To, conductor of the Norwegian Ladies Chorus of Seattle, which  plans to tour   in 2024.https://...
12/28/2023

We sit down with Joseph To, conductor of the Norwegian Ladies Chorus of Seattle, which plans to tour in 2024.

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We are the only Norwegian-American newspaper in existence! Published every other Friday, we are proud to bring our readers news from Norway and the Norwegian-American community. Join in the fun as a subscriber or advertiser! Call us at (206) 784-4617 or email [email protected] for details. More subscription information at www.norwegianamerican.com/subscribe/.


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