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Oppland

(ôp`län), county (1995 pop. 183,194), 9,773 sq mi (25,312 sq km), S central Norway. The chief towns are Lillehammer (the capital) and Gjovik. The county is traversed from northwest to southeast by the Gudbrandsdalen valley. Farming and lumbering are the main occupations, and tourism is an important industry. The northern section is mountainous.
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In the county of Oppland, the youth is currently running, jumping and leaping in order to generate the power that will ensure lights, sound and images during the opening ceremony.
for half Akershus, Oppland, Hedmark and stfold counties.
Presently, he lives, teaches and conducts in Oppland, Norway.
com)-- Intersog, a global provider of Agile mobile development teams and custom web and mobile solutions, announces the establishment of a new strategic partnership with Innlandet Hospital Trust, one of the leading medical centers in Norway with 10 divisions spread over 41 sites in the counties of Hedmark and Oppland.
Since 2006, snow patch discoveries have also been made in other parts of Norway, most notably in Oppland County in the inner mountains of southern Norway, where a series of complex sites, mostly from the Iron Age and medieval periods (c.
then) Canada Yugoslavia Duration (days) 12 12 16 Events 39 40 46 Sports 7 7 7 Nations 37 49 57 Athletes 1,072 1,278 1,445 Media 3,983 7,852 7,124 Volunteers 6,703 10,450 9,498 Spectators (in 1000) 433 434 1,339 Total value of TV rights (a) 21 103 325 Albetville Lillehammer Nagano 1992 1994 1998 Population 20,000 24,000 362,000 Region/State Savoy Oppland Nagano Country France Norway Japan Duration (days) 16 16 16 Events 57 61 68 Sports 7 7 7 Nations 64 67 72 Athletes 1,808 1,737 2,305 Media 7,407 8,145 10,376 Volunteers 8,647 9,054 32,579 Spectators (in 1000) 942 1,208 1,276 Total value of TV rights (a) 292 353 513 Salt Lake Turin City 2002 2006 Population 852,000 2,214,934 Region/State Utah Piedmont Country U.
In the Districts of Oppland and Sogn og Fjordane, a competition was held for four sites, each of which was given to a different firm of architects.
Striker Brattbakk, who scored against the Welsh part-timers, donned the brightly-coloured Valdres costume from his native Oppland.
1 This social reform was evaluated by six different programs: Nord Trondelag College; Nordlandsforskning; Oppland College/Ostlandsforskning; Oslo and Akershus College for Special Nursing of the Mentally Retarded; Trondheim College/Institute of Sociology and Social Science, University of Trondheim; Vestre Hougen Treatment Center (BA-Research); University of Oslo (see Norwegian Research Council for Applied Social Science, NORAS, 1991).
Strategy for forestry and tresektoren in Hedmark and Oppland.
In August 2011, archaeologists from Oppland's Glacier Archaeology Rescue Program were conducting surveys approximately 1900m asl, on the Lendbreen glacier, Lomseggen, in Oppland County, Norway (Figure 1), when they encountered what appeared to be a crumpled-up piece of textile approximately 0.
Blood samples were obtained from approximately 264,000 health examination donors recruited from Finnmark, Oslo, Sogn og Fjordane, Oppland (n = 87,647; enrolled between 1974 and 1977), and other areas in Norway (n = 176,881; recruited between 1985 and 1991).