A Minnesota native has been chosen president of Norway's largest university. Fifty-two-year-old Curt Rice will take over as rector of Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences on Aug. 1. The school's board made the announcement last week.
If you walked into the Holiday Inn in St. Cloud today you may have seen what was a family reunion, when in actuality it was a gathering of people for the annual Celebration of Norwegian Heritage event.
A casting company is seeking Minnesota residents of Norwegian descent who'd be willing to compete in a reality TV show in Norway. O'Connor Casting Co. is holding an open call Dec. 1 at the Mall of America for all Norwegian-Americans interested in auditioning.