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Juneau Empire Online Archive Sports: Nagano will try to top Lillehammer's charm 1/28/98

...ASSOCIATED PRESS Nagano will try to top Lillehammer's charm Last modified at trying to conjure up the charm of Lillehammer while dragging the crassness of Atlanta...medal platforms they themselves built in Lillehammer more than anyone else - 26 times in...
Today in history

...Northern Ireland, killing nine people and injuring 130 in what became known as "Bloody Friday."In 1973, Israeli agents in Lillehammer, Norway, killed Ahmed Bouchikhi, a Moroccan waiter, in a case of mistaken identity, apparently thinking he was an official...
6 cities in running for 2022 Winter Olympics

...Olympics, and the Norwegian town of Lillehammer staged the 1994 Games.The confirmation...Zhangjiakou.Oslo would hold Alpine events in Lillehammer, about 125 miles north of the city...committee for the highly successful Lillehammer Olympics, said the games would be too...
Saturday's Scandinavian Dance to feature dance instruction by Lee Otterholt

...Folkdancers group. Otterholt was the co-choreographer for the opening and closing ceremonies of the XVII Olympic Winter Games in Lillehammer, Norway, and taught Ethnic and Folkloristic Dance at the Norwegian National Ballet School and College of Music for more...
Scandinavian dance to be held

...of Music from 1980 to 2003. He co-choreographed the opening and closing ceremonies for the Olympic Winter Gaes heldd in Lillehammer, Norway, in 1994.Those interested in participating in the dance should bring clean dancing shoes. For more information...
Today In Sports History

...consecutive regular-season wins.1994 - Oksana Baiul of Ukraine wins the figure skating gold medal at the Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, and Nancy Kerrigan, who was whacked on the knee 2½ months earlier, wins the silver. Tonya Harding, later...
Today in sports history

...wins its first hockey gold medal, defeating Canada 3-2 in the first shootout for a championship at the Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway. Canada is 1:49 away from its first championship in 42 years when Magnus Svensson's power-play goal ties...
Today In Sports History

...1994 - Speedskater Johann Olav Koss earns his third gold medal and sets his third world record in the Winter Olympics at Lillehammer, Norway, by winning the 10,000 meters. He finishes in 13 minutes, 30.55 seconds, breaking the old mark by 12.99...
Former Olympian crust-cruises Juneau trails

...Albertville, France, finishing in the back of the 5 and 10-kilometer races. Two years later, at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, Kemppel competed in multiple races and saw the U.S. team finish 10th in the women's 4x5-kilometer relay...
Slack Tide: Russian death cookies: The 2014 Sochi Winter Games

...the Winter Olympics is sure to put Sochi on the map - just look what it's done for cities like Alberville, Nagano and Lillehammer.Luckily, a full two weeks exist before the whole thing wraps up and we can focus our attention back where it belongs...


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