Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

...3 hours, 20 minutes, 50 seconds.2. Alexander Kristoff, Norway, Katusha, same time.3. Ramunas Navardauskas, Lithuania...Slovakia, Cannondale, 431 points.2. Alexander Kristoff, Norway, Katusha, 282.3. Bryan Coquard, France, Europcar, 271...

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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.
As Tour enters Pyrenees, Rogers wins 16th stage

...July 17 - 12th Stage: Bourg-en-Bresse to Saint-Etienne, medium mountain (185.5-115.2) (Alexander Kristoff, Norway; Nibali)July 18 - 13th Stage: Saint-Etienne to Chamrousse, high mountain (197.5-122.6) (Nibali; Nibali)July...
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...
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...
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...
Today in sports history 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...
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...
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...


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