Norway’s King Harald and Queen Sonja have taken their American tour to Iowa, renewing their country’s emotional ties with the American descendants of Norwegian immigrants.
Minnesota is the unofficial Norwegian capital of the United States: More Norwegians live in Minnesota than in any other state. So on the eve of the visit of Norway’s king and queen, it seems appropriate to ask: How Norwegian are we?
Norway pride is bursting ahead of an extended U.S. visit beginning this week by King Harald V and Queen Sonja.
Norwegian prisoners aren’t exactly living the toughest life, do you think a guy like Anders Breivik deserve this type of comfort. Photos of Norway Prison.
Anders Breivik is far from the only person in Norway, in the world, with anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim views, but how does someone with extreme opinions become someone carrying out extreme violence?
Norwegian embassy officials have inspected an aging tower in Duluth in preparation for a visit by Norwegian royalty and have been promised that it will be renovated by the time the king and queen come to town.
Some Minnesota soldiers are learning new skills in a different country. It’s a country Minnesota considers close to home: Norway.