Lieutenant Governor Rosemarie Myrdal gives a speech at Hostfest.
Rosemarie Myrdal was elected to the North Dakota House of Representative in 1984 to represent District 11 (Pembina and Walsh counties) until 1993. A Republican from Edinburg, she served as Lieutenant Governor from 1993 to 2001.
The Norsk Hostfest is held annually in Minot, North Dakota and celebrates Nordic culture and heritage from five Scandinavian countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Hostfest has grown into one of the largest Scandinavian heritage festivals in the United States.
Minot, North Dakota
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota
Rosemarie Myrdal, Norsk Hostfest