Norseland

Norseland

News from the Norseland and New Sweden communities as reported by correspondent Marilyn Olnanson.

Norseland – New Sweden News

By Marilyn Olmanson On Dec. 30th a group of relatives came to visit Marilyn Olmanson at the Community Hospital in St.Peter, to celebrate her birthday and the holiday season. They came from Illinois Maryland and Minnesota. On Dec. 17, thirty...
By Marilyn Olmanson Starting today, May 10th, Marilyn Olmanson is starting a new lease on life. On April 16th she came home after 8 months of being in the hospital/nursing home, for 5 major surgeries related to a total hip...

Norseland – New Sweden News

By Marilyn Olmanson Over the Labor Day weekend, Owen and Evie Swenson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in St. Cloud. All family members were able to join them. Family and friends enjoying the weekend were Mark and Karen Swenson...

Norseland – New Sweden News

By Marilyn Olmanson We are sorry to have to report that Roger Torgerson had a tractor accident. His tractor ran over him, fracturing shoulder, vertebrae, and ribs. For now he is at Hennepin County General. Let us all remember him...

Norseland – New Sweden News

By Marilyn Olmanson Our sympathy to the family of Lois Gunderson who passed away last Thursday at age 82. Monday Morning Friendship Club met Monday morning at Carl and May Moline's for their annual Valentines Brunch with spouses. Fred and Judy...
The Norseland community will celebrate 150 years with two days of celebration June 21 and 22. Tours of the area’s historic places, a parade, music, food, and fellowship are on tap for this special weekend. Tours of Historic...

Norseland – New Sweden News

By Marilyn Olmanson Those who helped Margaret Norell celebrate her birthday Wednesday evening with supper were: Don and Laurie Webster, Gilbert and Pearl Studemann, and Carol Tostenson. Many more happy ones Margaret! Don and Laurie Webster were among family and...

Norseland – New Sweden News

by Marilyn Olmanson Mayme Renneke of Gaylord had Thanksgiving dinner with Winnis and Ralph Bulsing family at Maggie's on Sunday. Paul and Gayla, Nic and Tyler Rodning of rural St. Peter entertained for Thanksgiving the following: Bob and Donna Webster,...

Norseland – New Sweden News

By Marilyn Olmanson Allen and Julie Quist are proud to announce the arrival of their twenty-fifth grandchild, Jens Karl, born to Nathan and Maria Quist in Sweden on June 4th. Jens Karl weighed 8 lbs 1 oz and was 20...

Norseland – New Sweden News

by Marilyn Olmanson Private Oren Struck, graduated from Army Basic Training on Friday, October 25th at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. Attending the ceremony were parents, Fred and Joy Struck; grandmother, Lorraine Struck and aunts, Jan Lutz and Marlene Swearingen. ...