Norseland

Norseland

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

Norseland – New Sweden News

By Marilyn Olmanson The Norseland Community's 150th Anniversary committee has commemorative t-shirts for sale. Scandian Grove Lutheran Church, Norseland Lutheran Church, and Traverse de Sioux have them for sale. Thursday afternoon visitors at Oliver and Mary Compart’s were Willard...
Norseland area residents celebrated that community’s 150th anniversary with church services, food, fun and a look back at the community’s beginnings Sunday. Above, parade grand marshals Linda Swenson and Dorothy Anthony enjoyed the ride in a century-old buggy owned...
The organizational meeting of the Norseland Preservation Association (NPA) will be held March 22, at 7 p.m. at the Scandian Grove Lutheran Church in Norseland. The Norseland Preservation Association is a non-profit corporation (501c3), which was organized as part...

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 Willis and Rachel Anthony hosted a birthday party for Dotty Anthony on Friday, July 27th. Those present fpr dinner were: Carl and Lois Annexstad, Marshall and Janet Anthony, Carl and Susan Johnson, Evie and Earl Nelson,...

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 Wayne and Jean Andreen of Los Alimitos, California returned to their home after spending over a week visiting relatives in the area and also her sister and husband Mary and Dave Brislance in Lutsun. They were house...

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 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 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...