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Hanska celebrates Norwegian heritage at Syttende Mai

May 19, 2014
By Clay Schuldt - Staff Writer , The Journal

HANSKA - Two hundred years ago on May 17, 1814 Norway signed its constitution giving the country independence from Denmark. Although it would not be until 1905 that Norway received full independence, May 17 stuck as one of the official day of celebration, which is known as Syttende Mai.

 
 
 

 

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