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Albertville

(älbĕrvēl`), town (1990 est. pop. 18,121), Savoie dept., E France in the Rhone-Alps region, close to the French-Italian border. Located in the AlpsAlps,
great mountain system of S central Europe, c.500 mi (800 km) long and c.100 mi (160 km) wide, curving in a great arc from the Riviera coast on the Mediterranean Sea, along the borders of N Italy and adjacent regions of SE France, Switzerland, SW Germany, and Austria, and
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 on the Arly River just above its influx into the Isère, Albertville is a transportation and commercial center in a winter sports region. The town was the central site for the 1992 Winter Olympics.

Albertville,

Congo (Kinshasa): see KalemieKalemie
, formerly Albertville
, city (1984 pop. 73,528), Tanganyika prov., SE Congo (Kinshasa), on Lake Tanganyika at the mouth of the Lukuga River. It is a commercial center and a rail-steamer transfer point, handling goods moving between the Congo and Tanzania.
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The project includes 6 miles of road reconstruction, replacement of I-94 bridges over Highway 19 in Albertville, reconstruction of an interchange and bridge at I-94 and Highway 241 and other improvements, according to MnDOT.
In the late 70s, the International Ski Federation brought in codified rules to curb the most dangerous tricks, paving the way for the official introduction of the 'mogul' event at the 1992 Albertville Games.
Albertville is among the largest independent further processors of protein based products.
Sir Lindsay, 68, made a fifth plea to the Albertville court late last year for the chip shop in the French resort to be closed down and his wishes have now been granted.
"We are extraordinarily proud of our entire 850-person team in Albertville."
The founder of Le Ski, Nick Morgan, said that his company will appeal the ruling and was quoted in the Daily Mail, saying, 'As we expected, the court in Albertville has taken the side of the locals and the protectionist agenda of the ESF.
The dealership is aiming to reduce the number of vehicles that will be transported to the new dealership at 7864 US 431 in Albertville. Although the new location is only 10 minutes from the current one, moving a large amount of cars can be a cumbersome task.
On a 148-kilometre route from Albertville to La Toussuire, which Wiggins had described as the toughest day of the route to Paris on July 22, the 32-year-old Londoner increased his advantage over Cadel Evans to three minutes 19 seconds.
A spokesman for the public prosecutor in the Alpine resort of Albertville confirmed that a preliminary inquiry has been launched, but refused to comment further.
Among the recipients were the cities of Albertville and Boaz, which established a joint recycling program and created the Albertville-Boaz Recycling Authority.
About 1,000 children attend the Albertville school which Kretschmer left last year.