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The California fire has grown to be the largest wildfire in the state to date

The California fire has grown to be the largest wildfire in the state to date

A gold mining city has been left in ruins. A deer inspects the damage. The Dixie fire in California has grown to become the largest ever recorded in the state. Even the animals seem unfaithful in the face of the devastation in Greenville. Photo: AP / Noah Berger8. Aug 2021 08:57Last update a moment agoLarge parts of the historic gold mining town of Greenville were extinguished by flames from the Dixie fire on Wednesday and Thursday. On Friday, burned ruins remained, while wooden structures completely disappeared. The small town of Canyondam was also taken by flames.The Dixie Fire on Friday was the third largest wildfire ever recorded in California. By Saturday, it had grown even larger and is now the largest the state has ever recorded. The fire covers an area the size of New Yor...
– I’m extremely strict with myself.

– I’m extremely strict with myself.

TOKYO (Aftenposten): Nora Mørk appeared as a brilliant handball player in the bronze match against Sweden. Subsequently, the player in the back spoke about the messages she receives and all those who have opinions about her.Nora Mørk was the best on the field when the Swedes put on a show in effective handball. Photo: Martin Slottemo LyngstadNorway-Sweden 36-19: The 30-year-old delivered his best match at the Olympics when it came to a medal. The entire repertoire was shown in shots from distance, from the side, entry to the line, ingenious feints and safe penalty kicks. There were eight goals at the end, and she was involved in most things when the Swedes were 36-19.She also had some excellent passes to her teammates, such as when she held the ball for a small second when she saw He...
Corona’s support for big business was largely pure help for homeowners after the summer of 2020 – E24

Corona’s support for big business was largely pure help for homeowners after the summer of 2020 – E24

The government's "crown economist" believes that cash subsidies to big business over the past year have done more to save the homeowners' economy than to save jobs.UiO economist and professor Steinar Holden believes that the compensation scheme has been important to Norwegian companies and industry, but that it has been a weakness that large companies have received as much money as these players could have raised elsewhere. see moreby schemeKjetil Malkenes HovlandPublished: Published: Less than 1 hour agoTo help a business community in crisis, in April 2020 the Storting adopted a compensation scheme for companies, where companies with a large drop in turnover could have fixed costs covered.The purpose of the compensation scheme is "To avoid unnecessary bankruptcies and preserve Norwegia...
– it has been turbulent

– it has been turbulent

Stine Skogrand was only happy after taking her first Olympic medal in the bronze final against Sweden.- There have been a lot of smiles, a lot of emotions and a few laughs in between, says Stine Skogrand, who hugged Katrine Lunde and Nora Mørk after the match.NORWAY-SWEDEN 36-19Tokyo: Norway were absolutely superb in the bronze final against Sweden on Sunday morning in Tokyo. Stine Skogrand and the rest of the Norwegian team led 19-7 at the break, at the end it was 36-19. - It was incredibly nice that we did it this way. There were many who got up today, Skogrand tells BT.It was not obvious that Norway would crush Sweden. After the match, Skogrand stood inside the nearly empty Yoyogi National Stadium and recounted how she and the team have had to work on themselves since the semi-fin...
National team legends ended with the Olympics: Dark assesses the future

National team legends ended with the Olympics: Dark assesses the future

TOKYO (VG) Katrine Lunde (41) and Marit Malm Frafjord (35) confirm that they have played their last Olympic Games. Nora Mørk (30) is not sure if she will participate in the Paris championship in three years.BECOME REPLACEMENTS: This gang applauded for Olympic bronze in Japan. Photo: Bjørn Steinar Delebekk, VGAftenposten collaborates with VG-sporten. Therefore, as a reader of Aftenposten, you also get articles and services created by VG.- Paris stays too long, says Malm Frafjord to VG.- I have no plans for the Paris Olympics, says Lunde.However, both will be at the December World Cup. After the semi-final loss to Russia in Brazil in 2016, Norwegian handball girls had dreamed of taking gold here in Tokyo. Instead, he ended up with a strong bronze medal, after beating Sweden 36-19.Shor...
– We didn’t have much confidence

– We didn’t have much confidence

TOKYO (VG) Anders Mol (24) and Christian Sørum (25) have gotten better and better at the Olympics after a difficult start and reloads. In the final, they played perhaps the best match in their history.WILD JOYS: Anders Mol and Christian Sørum celebrate just after securing Olympic gold in Tokyo. Photo: Bjørn S. Delebekk / VGAftenposten collaborates with VG-sporten. Therefore, as a reader of Aftenposten, you also get articles and services created by VG.- It's great to be successful after such a difficult start. "We weren't very confident at first and we didn't know how this would go," a buttery Anders Mol tells VG after getting a historic Olympic gold in beach volleyball.Because the burden of this gold has been far from optimal. After being the best beach volleyball couple in the worl...
In short, Sunday, August 8

In short, Sunday, August 8

We compile the short articles from the newspaper in the column «In summary». Here's today's post. Photography: Ketil Blom Haugstulen / Ellen EriksenConstruction and transportation of homes. Here's today's postcard!DebateThis is a discussion post. Opinions in the text are the responsibility of the writer.Selective belief in market forcesOle Pedersen in Tøyen boligbyggelag responds to my post in Aftenposten on July 26. He believes that increased home construction will only lower house prices to a certain extent. This is because the demand for housing under the prevailing market conditions is insatiable and independent of the real need for housing.Pedersen here shows a selective belief in market forces. It's wrong for houses to be something that can be bought and stored and then char...
SV opens election campaign in “Norway’s most class-divided city.”  The party itself has been involved in his government for six years.

SV opens election campaign in “Norway’s most class-divided city.” The party itself has been involved in his government for six years.

SV leader Audun Lysbakken still believes that solutions to social inequality in the rest of the country can be found here.Party leader Audun Lysbakken and Oslo's top candidate SV Kari Elisabeth Kaski open the election campaign together with party colleagues in the town hall, Omar Samy Gamal and Marianne Borgen. Photo: Fredrik HagenSV opened the election campaign on Saturday with a "difference walk" through Oslo. The journey started outside the most expensive house in Norway, which is located on Tjuvholmen in central Oslo, and ended at the Furuset library and the activity house in Groruddalen. The objective was to show the differences that exist in the city. SV has been in power in Oslo for six years. However, SV Mayor Marianne Borgen believes the party needs the power of government t...
– He told me when I was five or six years old that he could be the best in the world.

– He told me when I was five or six years old that he could be the best in the world.

TOKYO / OSLO (VG) Jakob Ingebrigtsen (20) already when he was five or six years old, his father Gjert told him that he could become the best runner in the world. The Olympic champion reveals that he viewed silver as "pointless." THE GOLDEN BRACELET: Gjert Ingebrigtsen hugs his son after the gold rush. Photo: Bjørn Steinar DelebekkAftenposten collaborates with VG-sporten. Therefore, as a reader of Aftenposten, you also get articles and services created by VG.- He is the one who told me I could win, says Jakob Ingebrigtsen to the Norwegian media after the race. He talks about his father, Gjert Ingebrigtsen, who has created a unique training group with his sons Jakob, Filip (28) and Henrik (30). It was a very special moment when father and son met on the concrete massif on Saturday nigh...
This was the Olympic gold for the whole family

This was the Olympic gold for the whole family

ABOUT ATHLETICS: The boy with the clever race head was the first to cross the finish line, but Jakob (20) must share the Olympic gold with the rest of the Ingebrigtsen family. He was a proud father who was able to welcome his son with the new Olympic gold. Photo: Martin Slottemo LyngstadHe said he would. And he did. Afterwards, we struggled to describe what we had seen. Because there are some times in life when you are speechless, and Saturday August 7 at 1:44 PM was one of those moments. 20-year-old Jakob Ingebrigtsen not only won the top 1500-meter distance in track and field. This is how he did it. So controlled. So tactically perfect. So playful, easy. So well browned. And as soon as Ingebrigtsen was at the finish line, we all wanted a special person on the television route: Pa...