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Published December 03, 2012, 08:57 PM

Ryan Bakken: Norwegians made Northwood not New Orleans

GRAND FORKS - Northwood, N.D., has the highest percentage of Norwegian American ancestry of any community in the United States. That high ratio of Norwegians explains the town’s rapid and complete recovery from its 2007 tornado.

By: Ryan Bakken, Forum Communications, INFORUM

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