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News Norway » Finnmark: The town the world tried to erase

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Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Much farther north than the famous fjord inlets, Norway’s northernmost seaboard of Finnmark is a frontier on the edge. Five hundred kilometres inside the Arctic Circle, it is a raw wilderness of abrupt peninsulas and brooding cliffs at the nerve ends of ...

News Norway » Finnmark: Outdoor cinema gone with the wind

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Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Cold and hurricane-force winds that slammed into Norway’s northernmost counties of Troms and Finnmark this week, however, have at best delayed outdoor showings of films on the program. TIFF officials reported Monday that the winds had destroyed the ...

News Norway » Finnmark: 30 Top Adventure Trips to Take Before Turning 30

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Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

While you can book a daytrip dog-sledding excursion in places such as Tromsø, Norway, "the real adventure happens during multiday trips in the remote Svalbard and Finnmark regions in the frigid north," he adds. On National Geographic's nine-day Sweden ...

News Norway » Finnmark: Ondt Blod Premieres New Song, "Unge Kniva"

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Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Ondt Blod's debut-album “Finnmark” was nominated as the “new-comer of the year” for the Norwegian equivalent to the Grammys in 2016, and they have been listed on Norwegian national radio with five songs. The band has toured Norway alongside ...

News Norway » Finnmark: Norway sends hundreds of troops to Russian border region as Cold War surveillance pact is revived

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Publication date: onday 16 January 2017

Norway is deploying hundreds more troops to the remote region of Finnmark, bordering Russia, as part of a plan to expand defences within the Arctic Circle. The bolstered military presence in the far north of the country comes as the UK, US and Norway begin ...

News Norway » Finnmark: Norway Royal Salmon ASA: NRS and GSF ensure smolt capacity in Finnmark

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Publication date: onday 15 May 2017

Norway Royal Salmon and Grieg Seafood join forces to secure smolt capacity in Finnmark. This is done by NRS and GSF entering as owners of Nordnorsk Smolt AS with 50 per cent each. Nordnorsk Smolt AS is a hatchery located in Hasvik (Finnmark) and supplies ...

News Norway » Finnmark: Norway: Snowmobilers die in Finnmark mountain storm

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Publication date: Friday 04 March 2011

These are external links and will open in a new window Three Norwegian snowmobilers, all aged 18 or 19 and from the same town, have died in a snowstorm while on a tour in the far northern region of Finnmark. A helicopter sighted the bodies of two men after ...

News Norway » Finnmark: Effective physician retention strategies in Norway’s northernmost county

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Publication date: Sunday 08 May 1988

a. Department of Health and Social Affairs, Governor of Finnmark County, Vardoeveien 46, Vadsoe, N-9800, Norway. b. Independent consultant, Geneva, Switzerland. Correspondence to Karin Straume (e-mail: The health-care system in ...