Pakruojis


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Pakruojis

 

a city (since 1950) and administrative center of Pakruojis Raion, Lithuanian SSR, located on the Kruoja River, in the Lielupė River basin. It is on a railroad line 260 km northwest of Vilnius. A creamery is located in the city, and there is an agricultural technicum in the vicinity.

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Kruoja Pakruojis (Lithuania) -- Jagiellonia Bialystok (Poland) 0-1 (halftime: 0-0)
Previously (in 2000-2006), detailed investigations were carried out at following ED: in Siauliai region -4 objects, Joniskis region -3 objects, Pakruojis and Radviliskis regions - 1 + 1 object.
Poiski mestorozhdenij dolomitov v Pakruojskom, Birzhaiskom i Rokishkskom rajonakh Litovskoj SSR i predvaritel'naya razvedka mestorozhdeniya Chedasai [Investigations of Dolomite Mines in Lithuania (Pakruojis, Birzai and Kupiskis Districts) and Preparatory Prospect of Cedasai Mine].
--An anniversary session at the Academy of Sciences of Lithuania commemorated the 215th birth anniversary of Theodor Grotthuss, after a street in Zeimelis town (district Pakruojis) was called by his name (2000).
It often happens that the recultivated pits and quarries are adjusted to public demands: Kazokiskes dump in the former Kazokiskes gravel pit, Lampedziai and Kunigiskes water bodies in the former gravel pits, Ukmerge motor cross track "Versme" in the recultivated part of Radiskes gravel pit, Pakruojis motor cross track in the recultivated Petrasiunai dolomite quarry, etc.
In the first half of 2009, Siauliai turned in the best performance in collecting taxes, recording 56.9 percent of its planned budget; others were well behind, with Pakruojis at 37.9 percent, and Telsiai at 40.7 percent of plan.
FK Kruoja Pakruojis (LTU) v Jagiellonia BiaEeystok (POL)
One of the foxes hunted in Linksmuciai forest, Pakruojis district (winter 2007/2008) and the rest four hunted in Garbenas forest, Ukmerge district (winter 2008/2009).
Beresnevicius contributed to the creation of strong fantasy fandom in Lithuania through the establishment of fantasy clubs in Kaunas, Klaipeda, Kedainiai, Utena, Telsiai, Pakruojis, Alytus, and more.