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Norway offers to scrap contentious Utøya memorial

The Norwegian government has offered to replace a controversial Utøya memorial in an effort to appease local residents.

PST: Every fifth extremist in Norway is a Muslim convert

A new report from the Norwegian Police Security Service (Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste - PST) has found that nearly every fifth radicalized Muslim is a convert to the religion.

Norway father gets eight years for attack on infant daughter

A 31-year-old man was sentenced to eight years in prison by the Oslo District Court on Wednesday for aggravated assault against his four-week-old daughter.

Norway man jailed for stabbing his own dog to death

A Norwegian man was sentenced to 90 days in jail on Wednesday for stabbing his two family dogs with a kitchen knife, local newspaper Romerikes Blad reported.

Norway home sales at highest level in nearly 30 years

Home sales in Norway have reached their highest point since 1988, the Norwegian Home Builders' Association (Boligprodusentenes Forening) said on Wednesday.

Jay-Z's Tidal reportedly posts huge losses

Music streaming service Tidal, owned by rap star Jay-Z, posted heavy losses last year and has had trouble making payments on time, Norwegian business daily Dagens Naeringsliv reported on Tuesday.

Norway man 'drugged girl for sex in child care home'

A 19-year-old man is accused of having sexual relations with an underage girl in a child care institution in Akershus.

Strong reactions in Norway to hijab discrimination verdict

The 10,000 kroner fine given to a Norwegian hairdresser for turning away a Muslim client wearing a headscarf has led to varied reactions in the Nordic country.

Facebook thanks Norway PM after censorship row

After a protracted debate on censorship and Facebook’s outsized role in today’s media world, the social media giant has thanked Prime Minister Erna Solberg for raising “important issues”.

By: Chickie

What a neat post! I love the 'in the wool' photo. I'll be following the rest of your trip :) Thanks for stopping by my blog!

By: Ruth

Renny, I'm Ginnie's sister, the one with the farm. I love your post, and now I'll check out the rest of your blog. I think everyone has farms somewhere in their soul, so when they visit, there is a connection.

By: RennyBA

@ExpatTraveler: Thanks for the compliments – coming from you it’s an honour. Two of the children was my wife’s – I call them my bonus children – and the third was a friend of them. @BarefootMistress: Thanks Susie – I do the best I can...Show More Summary

By: Ladybug

It's so nice to hear a little bit about your childhood, Renny. Thank you for sharing this wonderful farm with us! I'm happy you had so much fun! :)

By: Marti

Hello, I enjoyed your blog and the tour of the farm. It looks like it was a great time! :)

By: Lynn

We live in the country and our property is in fact considered a farm, but we are not farmers;-) We do lease the surrounding farmland to another farmer who works the land. Our buildings are not in use right now but used to be a dairy....Show More Summary

By: barefoot_mistress

"the top of the cream"... oh RennyBA you slay me!

By: Expat Traveler

Wow Renny! Look how popular you are! Those pics are great. I love the first one entering the farm. One thing I was puzzled with, who were the kids? Just people there or actually yours (you never speak of them if so). Sounds like a great way to spend a weekend!

By: RennyBA

@KishorCariappa: I’m glad you liked your stay here – we can always learn from each other! I will be honoured if you put me on your roll:-) @babymoi: Glad you liked it here too and welcome back any time, vacation or not:-) @missy: Interesting...Show More Summary

By: Ginnie

It is so interesting to see this farm post today, Renny, because tomorrow we're flying to Michigan for a Farm Day at my sister's house. They don't have all the animals but when they bought the farm 3 years ago, they got all the barns and sheds and fun things you think of when you go to the farm. I can hardly wait :) You whetted my appetite.

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I love to learn when blogging and share with others you know: He told me the reason why they do this is that it can cost a lot to put the boats in dry storage too and especially the sailing boats where they have to rig down the mast...

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