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News Sweden » History: How learning Sweden's history will help you feel at home

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.se/20180206/history-the-integration-tool-you-probably-arent-using
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

There's one crucial integration tool that's often harder to access for adults. But you will only truly know how and why Sweden is the way it is today if you understand the country's history. This article is available to Members of The Local. Read more ...

News Sweden » History: Winter Olympics 2018: Sweden's Charlotte Kalla takes Games' first gold, Norway's Marit Bjoergen makes history

News channel or source: http://www.sportingnews.com/athletics/news/winter-olympics-2018-sweden-charlotte-kalla-gold-medal-norway-marit-bjoergen-skiathlon/1xlao3f4qjsl71s20cg7lpcb9i
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Sweden's Charlotte Kalla won the first gold medal of the 2018 Winter Olympics in the women's skiathlon, which saw Marit Bjoergen make history. Kalla prevailed by 7.8 seconds in the 15-kilometer race in Pyeongchang on Saturday, marking the third time she ...

News Sweden » History: Sweden's Kalla wins first gold, Bjoergen of Norway makes history at PyeongChang Olympics

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/10/c_136965126.htm
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Champion Sweden's Charlotte Kalla (C), second placed Norway's Marit Bjoergen (L) and third placed Finland's Krista Parmakoski celebrate after the Ladies' 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon of Cross-Country Skiing at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at the ...

News Sweden » History: Pyeongchang 2018: A history of Swedish success

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/pyeongchang-2018-history-swedish-success-180209124322034.html
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

When the first medal events start on Saturday, you can expect to see plenty of golds around the necks of Swedes. Sweden is traditionally one of the best performers in Winter Olympics, and more than half of their medals have come in cross-country skiing.

News Sweden » History: Charlotte Kalla of Sweden wins first medal of Pyeongchang Games, Marit Bjoergen makes history at Winter Olympics

News channel or source: http://www.espn.com/olympics/winter18/story/_/id/22387774/charlotte-kalla-sweden-wins-first-medal-pyeongchang-games-marit-bjoergen-makes-history-winter-olympics
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea -- The Pyeongchang Games got off to a historic start on Saturday. Charlotte Kalla of Sweden won the first gold medal of the games and Norwegian cross-country skier Marit Bjoergen took silver in the women's 15-kilometer skiathlon to ...

News Sweden » History: History and Hope Intersect on Trail

News channel or source: http://www.vnews.com/Sweden-s-Charlotte-Kalla-Norway-s-Marit-Bjoergen-take-gold-silver-15469746
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

That silver medalist had made Olympic history, not that she mulled that ... its second half in the freestyle and its usual inhumane upslopes for both styles, Sweden’s Charlotte Kalla, 30, fulfilled her wish to upgrade from the silver medal she got ...

News Sweden » History: Mystery of 8,000-Year-Old Impaled Human Heads Has Researchers Stumped

News channel or source: https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/02/human-skulls-mounted-on-stakes-river-mystery-mesolithic-sweden-spd/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

In 2009, a new railway bridging southern Sweden's Motala Ström River was slated for construction ... and it wasn't until later in history that groups were known to have begun decapitating their enemies. (Related: "Oldest Decapitated Head in New World ...

News Sweden » History: Joint Olympic team makes history for two Koreas

News channel or source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/first-gold-goes-sweden-koreas-spotlight-085943119.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Earlier, Sweden's Charlotte Kalla won the first title of the Games ... But Bjoergen still became the most decorated woman in Winter Olympics history as she claimed her 11th medal. Finland's Krista Parmakoski was third. In biathlon, Germany's Dahlmeier ...

News Sweden » History: Sweden's Charlotte Kalla Wins 1st Gold Medal of 2018 Winter Games; Norway's Bjorgen Scores Historic 11th Medal

News channel or source: https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/sports/Newell-USA-Cross-Country-Ready-to-Break-42-Year-Drought-473531323.html
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

One race to make history. Bjorgen on Saturday became the most decorated ... Three more would put her in sole possession of that title. Charlotte Kalla of Sweden separated herself from the field to win the first gold medal of the PyeongChang Games.

News Sweden » History: Winter Olympics 2018: Sweden's Kalla takes Games' first gold, Bjoergen makes history

News channel or source: https://uk.sports.yahoo.com/news/winter-olympics-2018-sweden-apos-090524915.html
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Sweden's Charlotte Kalla won the first gold medal of the 2018 Winter Olympics in the women's skiathlon, which saw Marit Bjoergen make history. Kalla prevailed by 7.8 seconds in the 15-kilometre race in Pyeongchang on Saturday, marking the third time she ...