Norseland

Norseland

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

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 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 – 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 Ben Rieger, son of Scott and Bonnie Rieger of Norseland graduated from the University of Minnesota Minneapolis on May 15th with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. Ben is employed at Scholarship America in St. Peter...

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...
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 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...

Norseland – New Sweden News

By Marilyn Olmanson Hazel Johnson had heart surgery this past week. Herb Pagel, Oliver and Mary Compart drove to Colorado Springs, CO to attend the funeral of nephew Mike Quinn (52) on Saturday, Jan. 13th. Mike was the son of...

Norseland – New Sweden News

By Marilyn Olmanson Roger and Myrna Schoeb announce the arrival of their newest grandchild Mauryn Grace on November 9 at Nampa, Idaho. Parents are Lance and Kris Cheney. Mauryn weighed in at 6 lbs and measured 19 in. long....

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...