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Hans Christian Andersen performer moves to Minot

Rolf Kristian Stang has educated generations of children in Minot about Scandinavian culture through storytelling and acting the part of Hans Christian Andersen with the Norsk Hostfest in the Schools program. Now Stang has decided to make Minot his new ho

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT

Lutheran churches prepare for festival

The smell of Norsk Hoøstfest has been wafting from a few of Minot’s Lutheran churches this past week as their congregations prepare for one of their biggest fundraisers. First Lutheran Church has provided a Scandinavian pudding called r&oslas

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT

Sister sister signing

Cultural, educational, economic and other ties between Minot and Skien Norway, were acknowledged in the signing of a renewed Sister City agreement at Minot City Hall Monday. “It’s been more than 40 years since the seeds of our Sister City rela

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT

Ready for tenants

The Park South townhomes in southeast Minot are opening their doors to new tenants with the recent completion of construction. EPIC Companies, working with the nonprofit Essential Living, built 22 townhome units next to the Park South Apartments at 234 14

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT

NELSON keeps family musical tradition going

Tonight’s induction into the Scandinavian American Hall of Fame will be a unique and special honor for Gunnar and Matthew Nelson. Gunnar Nelson, 55, said they have attended many ceremonies recognizing the three-generational talents of the Nelson fam

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT

Norsk Hostfest returns

Since 1978, Minot has been home to the Norsk Hostfest, the largest Scandinavian festival on the continent. After a two-year hiatus brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, no one is more ready to throw open the doors than the people planning and organizing it

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT

Debt payments impact taxes

The owner of a $200,000 home would pay an additional $29.61 a year in property taxes to Minot Park District under a budget approved on first reading by the park board Tuesday. The change includes no increase in property value, which many homeowners have e

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT

Make a Scene Kids Theater presents ‘Wonderful Wizard of Oz’

Make a Scene Kids Theater will put on “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” by Tim Kelly today through Sunday at the Full STEAM Ahead studio at 2915 10th St. SW, Suite C, in Minot. Show times are 6:30 p.m. today, Friday, and Saturday, with matinees at

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT

Minot dance students to perform at Hostfest

Students with Rinat Mouzafarov’s Institute of Dance & Ballet Theatre will be performing on the Reykjavik Hall stage during the four days of Norsk Hostfest this week. Mouzafarov’s dancers have a long history with Hostfest, having performed

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT

Bringing water to NAWS

The federal permitting process is the current hurdle to clear in the effort to develop an intake to eventually bring water from Lake Sakakawea into the Northwest Area Water Supply project.  “I know we have all been waiting to make sure we get

Source: CP Minot Local news feed | 27 Sep 2022 | 5:34 am CDT