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Norway's Kristoff wins stage

NIMES, France (AP) - Almost at the line, Jack Bauer and Martin Elmiger were exhausted but could see it coming - their first Tour de France stage victory. Those last 50 meters, however, got in the way.

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-21/norways-kristoff-wins-stage
Sports
Today in history

...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 with...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-21
Local
Ragnarok

Opens Friday, Aug 15, 2014 Synopsis: An archeologist learns that runes discovered aboard the Oseberg Viking ship may reveal the apocalyptic truth behind Ragnarok, and uncovers an ancient secret with terrifying implications during an expedition into the unforgiving wilderness along the Russia and Norway border. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Sofia Helin, Pål Sverre Hagen, Nicolai Cleve Broch, Bjørn Sundquist, Julian Rasmussen Podolski Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Pure Sole: I can toss an egg

...I think I can still toss an egg.That was the highlight of my youthful Fourth of July sports skill on the streets of Little Norway.I couldn't catch one, but oh how I could hurl that store-bought projectile to my partner.Unfortunately in egg tosses...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-03/i-can-toss-egg
Sports
Today in sports history

...to record 3,000 strikeouts.1979 - Sebastian Coe breaks the world record in the mile with a time of 3:48.95 in Oslo, Norway. The time is rounded up to 3:49.1983 - Bobby Hebert passes for 314 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Michigan Panthers...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-07-17
Sports
Off the Beaten Path: Exploring the Stikine Delta by kayak, foot

This spring I attended the Little Norway Festival in Petersburg. It seemed remarkably tame in comparison...the large contingency who'd ferried down to celebrate Little Norway, my friend Ben and I launched two kayaks in the Wrangell Narrows...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-06-20/beaten-path-exploring-stikine-delta-
Outdoors
Fourth of July Schedule

...year's parade include: United States Coast Guard 17th District- Official Color Guard, Nels Becker 1947 Coupe, Sons of Norway, Juneau Glacier Valley Rotary, Juneau Parade Grand Marshal Mr. Dick Garrison, Juneau Jumpers, Rosie on the Riveter (ASEA...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-30
Local
Today in Sports History

...Steve Scott of the Sub 4 Club sets a United States record in the mile with a time of 3:47.69 in a track meet at Oslo, Norway.1985 - West Germany's Boris Becker, 17, becomes the youngest champion and first unseeded player in the history of the...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-07/today-sports-history
Sports
Today in Sports History

...first to break the 27-minute mark in the 10,000-meter race with a time of 26:58.38 at the Bislett Games in Oslo, Norway.1998 - Se Ri Pak posts the lowest LPGA Tour score with a 10-under-par 61 in the second round of the Jamie Farr Kroger...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-10
Sports
Sons of Norway Holiday Bazaar

The Sons of Norway Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Juneau Yacht Club, at Aurora Harbor off Egan Drive...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-10-27/sons-norway-holiday-bazaar
Neighbors

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