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May 14, 2015
Leslie Ellingson, 91, the oldest living male resident of Norway Lake Township and a lifelong farmer north of Sunburg, will be the grand marshal for the annual Sunburg Syttende Mai parade at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. (TRIBUNE/Anne Polta)
Norway Lake Township’s oldest living man, 91, to star in Sunburg, Minnesota, Syttende Mai parade
May 14, 2015 - 10:08am
Anneka, left, and Sarah Olsen carry a banner at the front of the 2013 Syttende Mai parade in Sunburg. This year’s parade on Sunday will feature Leslie Ellingson and Tone Tjensvold Barstad as the grand marshals. (Tribune file photo)
Syttende Mai celebrations in west central Minnesota
May 14, 2015 - 8:38am
March 3, 2011
Eden Valley man, 51, pleads not guilty in crash that killed Norwegian judge
March 3, 2011 - 10:00am
December 10, 2010
The program "Alt For Norge" -- "Everything for Norway" -- gradually eliminated contestants through a series of physical, cultural and culinary endurance tests.
Americans sought to compete on Norwegian reality show
December 10, 2010 - 9:48am
November 1, 2010
Ingeborg Eliassen, a correspondent in Washington, D.C., for the Norwegian daily newspaper Stavanger Aftenblad, visits the Tribune Wednesday. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Norwegian candidate: Byberg's accent is heard around the world
November 1, 2010 - 12:00am
September 14, 2009
LaVonne Hookom, left, and Jean Berg, both of Willmar, look at photos and books with information about people who came from eastern Norway. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Finding Norwegian roots in Minn.
September 14, 2009 - 12:00am
Jane Norman, right, shows Lilly Black, 9, of Superior, Iowa, how to tat Monday during the Norwegian sommerskole at Kultur Hus in Sunburg. Norman and her sister, Ann Black, teach Norwegian heritage crafts, language, dance, music and food during the weeklong classes for children. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Kultur Hus teaches children lessons of Norwegian heritage
July 14, 2009 - 12:00am
May 9, 2009
A quilt shows off the city of Sunburg's Scandinavian heritage. The quilt is one of many items to be raffled off this weekend during the community's Syttende Mai festival. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Regional Syttende Mai celebrations . . .
May 9, 2009 - 5:06pm
October 18, 2008
Teaching the little ones the ways of Norway
October 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 17, 2008
Reassuring Norwegian kin of their value to home country
April 17, 2008 - 10:00am