(här`stä), town (1995 pop. 22,951), Troms co., NW Norway, on Hinnøya, the largest island of Norway. It is a fishing center and a bunkering place for coastal steamers and trawlers. Nearby is the fortified church of Trondenes (13th cent.).
The court on Wednesday upheld a Minnesota Court of Appeals ruling that found the city of Woodbury didn't have the authority to impose a nearly $1.4 million "major roadway assessment" on developer Martin Harstad as a condition for approving his proposed 183-unit residential development in the growing suburb.
The COO further said that the company will set up a local organisation in the north of Norway, based in Harstad, supplementing its existing maritime industry activities in Harstad.Country: NorwaySector: Petroleum/Natural Gas/Coal, Business and Consumer ServicesTarget: Norwegian Petro Services Buyer: Det Norske VeritasType: Corporate acquisitionStatus: Closed
Chris Stock, principal percussion , directed the FHKN Military Band in Harstad, David Langstroth performed on double bass and electric bass whilst leading members of the Troms Symphony Orchestra and in Oslo, keyboard player Robert Court directed a vocal quartet.