Spring Calving at J&E Farms

Erik Peterson’s ancestors broke ground near New Gottland in 1876 and the Petersons have been farming and raising livestock in the Smoky Valley ever since. President Grover Cleveland signed their paperwork for a quarter section of land as part of the Homestead Act in 1885 to finalize the deed … (Read more)


It’s where kids will stand to watch parades, husbands will wait for wives to finish shopping and conversations between visitors and locals will link the past to present. When completed, a number of new metal benches from Dauer Welding and Machine will grace the downtown walks and other locations around Lindsborg with a place to rest and feel welcomed … (Read more)

Spring Showdown

Bethany College baseball fans were treated to perfect spring weather and a weekend showdown between two old KCAC rivals as the BC Swedes hosted the KWU Coyotes in Lindsborg … (Read more)

Road Test

An endurance test for cyclists on some gritty gravel roads around Lindsborg and McPherson County is being planned for Sunday, March 24 … (Read more)

Little Sweden Meets the Big Island

Välkommen turned into a hearty aloha in Lindsborg over the weekend after a Swedish Luau broke out downtown. Merchants and a few big kahunas helped plan the first ever crossover event that celebrates the warmth of the Hawaiian culture during the cold winter in Little Sweden … (Read more)

Congratulations to our winner!

Merissa Anderson of Manhattan, Kansas recently identified all 5 mystery photos in Dala Town’s Snapshot $150 contest to win $150 in the drawing. Here she recounts some memories of Lindsborg and looks forward to using her prize money for her wedding day.

Join the chorus!

Performing Handel’s Messiah at Bethany College has been part of Lindsborg’s DNA for 138 years. This Sunday, January 27, you can join the chorus as the community and college will once again embark on a journey to tell … (Read more)

The Miracle of Christmas

Four area pastors recently shared their thoughts and wonderment as they pondered the birth of Jesus and the story that enveloped the people around Bethlehem over 2,000 years ago. Enjoy this video as all of us at Dala Town wish you a warm and wonderful Christmas!