by Lynne Olson Rommesmo
An immigrant trunk has been donated to the Sons of Norway by Arnold Jordheim. This trunk arrived in Barrie Township, west of Walcott ND, in 1903 with Arnold’s maternal uncle Ole Eikre. As a 17-year-old, Ole traveled from Hemsdel Norway to the US to join his uncle, Knute Eckre, in North Dakota. Eventually, other members of the family arrived also. Note the name change from Eikre to Eckre; many family names were changed upon arrival in the new land. The trunk is now on…
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Are you from the Jamestown area?
Come in for lunch at the Sons of Norway Kringen Kafe on Wednesday, July 21st at 11:30 am, and join others from your home area. Make new friends or catch up with old ones!
Tables will be reserved in our lovely and unique Troll Lounge for as many as can come. An open-faced hot pork sandwich will be the special ($7.50) and lots of delicious desserts to choose from.
No RSVP needed. Coffee provided.
This month as you celebrate our country’s independence and the blessings of freedom, come on down to the Sons of Norway and celebrate your Norwegian heritage, too! There is plenty of good food, fun, and fellowship all month-long waiting for you.
Keep your Posten calendar handy and join us!
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He is Muslim and does not eat pork. Nevertheless, he called his debut book "Griseflax." [pig’s luck, used like the English expression “lucky duck!”] The title could not be more fitting, according to the author himself.
Ali Mohamed came alone as a resettlement refugee from Somalia to Norway in 2012. He quickly integrated and eventually got a job as a bilingual assistant at Bamble upper secondary school in Vestfold og Telemark county, the newspaper Varden says. Even though his Norwegian improved,…
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