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Lillehammer

(lĭ`ləhämər), town (1995 pop. 24,170), capital of Oppland co., S Norway, at the northern end of Lake Mjøsa. It is a commercial center for the fertile Gudbrandsdalen valley and is a popular summer and winter resort. Its open-air museum, Maihaugen (founded 1887), features complete farms, peasant cottages, workshops, and handicrafts of the region. The town was the site of the 1994 Olympic winter games.
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The buses will be used in Lillehammer in connection with the testing of this type of technology.
The 15-year-old finished her two runs at the Lillehammer Sliding Centre almost a second clear of her nearest rival Hannah Neise of Germany.
IOC Coordination Commission Chair Angela Ruggiero said: The team in Lillehammer has taken its sustainable approach to a new level with its creative and innovative ideas to not only reduce cost, but to make the YOG unique.
com El arquitecto mexicano que diseno o Hakon y Kristin, mascotas de los XVII Juegos Olimpicos de Invierno en Lillehammer 94, fue Javier Ramirez Campuzano, hijo del tambien arquitecto Pedro Ramirez Vazquez.
Topflight and SAS Spring Short Stay Ski Packages include: Lillehammer - Resort open until April 25.
The 1,390-square metre store will be located in the Strandtorget shopping centre in central Lillehammer, and will open in the autumn of 2009 or winter of 2010.
The amazing skiing and other snow adventure facilities belie the size of the town but this is thanks to the 1994 Winter Olympics hosted by Lillehammer.
She spent a year training and getting back in top shape, and now, Baiul says, she's in the best shape of her life since Lillehammer.
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Pretty much the entire population of Norway skis and so far they have had the mountains to themselves, despite the fact that the country hosted the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer
The RECAP project on the recycling of plastics used in the automobile industry, the brainchild of the French manufacturer PSA (in association with the Italian companies FIAT, ECP ENICHEM POLIMERI and MONTECO and the Dutch company DSM), was awarded the Lillehammer environment prize on June 30 in Lisbon, at the EUREKA Ministerial Conference in the Portuguese capital.