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Ventura County Star
Army nurse’s recollections of World War II preserved for posterity in Ventura interviewBattle of the Bulge and those who were prisoners in concentration camps," Farra
Army nurse’s recollections of World War II preserved for posterity in Ventura interview
Ventura County Star / Posted 19 hours ago
Battle of the Bulge and those who were prisoners in concentration camps," Farrar said. Ahern was born in the small town of Saco, Montana, the third of 10 children, several of whom served in the war. "I knew when I was very young that I would... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Gay Saco lawmaker target of GOP emailSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Democratic and Republican lawmakers are calling for
Gay Saco lawmaker target of GOP email
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Democratic and Republican lawmakers are calling for the head of the Republican Party in York county to resign for an email he wrote criticizing an openly gay state legislator. In the email, York County Republican... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Gay Saco lawmaker target of GOP emailSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Democratic and Republican lawmakers are calling for
Gay Saco lawmaker target of GOP email
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Democratic and Republican lawmakers are calling for the head of the Republican Party in York county to resign for an email he wrote criticizing an openly gay state legislator. In the email, York County Republican... Read more
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Chichester Observer
The umpiring journey: Impressed with the standard of 2nd XI cricket in Sussex3. If you would like to find out more about the ECBACO training courses, email
The umpiring journey: Impressed with the standard of 2nd XI cricket in Sussex
Chichester Observer / Posted 3 days ago
3. If you would like to find out more about the ECBACO training courses, email iwanttobeanumpire@gmail.com or email SACO secretary Derek Knight on derekknight2012@gmail.com Now back to the umpiring and this has not been great for weather... Read more
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Sussex Express
The umpiring journey: Impressed with the standard of 2nd XI cricket in Sussex3. If you would like to find out more about the ECBACO training courses, email
The umpiring journey: Impressed with the standard of 2nd XI cricket in Sussex
Sussex Express / Posted 3 days ago
3. If you would like to find out more about the ECBACO training courses, email iwanttobeanumpire@gmail.com or email SACO secretary Derek Knight on derekknight2012@gmail.com Now back to the umpiring and this has not been great for weather... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Lincoln teen wins Maine Junior Golf Championshipscore of 163. Smith was fourth, while Lewiston’s Stephanie Rodrigue shot a two-
Lincoln teen wins Maine Junior Golf Championship
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
score of 163. Smith was fourth, while Lewiston’s Stephanie Rodrigue shot a two-day 174 for fifth. Armand Ouellette of Saco won the 13-14 boys division with a final-round 85 for a two-day score of 24-over 168. He edged out Nick McGonagle by one... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Local Sports BriefsBlaine County Kids Rodeo held in Chinook. Blaine County Kids Rodeo Results Ag
Local Sports Briefs
Havre Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Blaine County Kids Rodeo held in Chinook. Blaine County Kids Rodeo Results Ages 4-8 Goat Ribbon Tying 1. Blake Ozark, Saco, 2. Kashlyn Speakthunder, Harlem, 3. Ty Kittson, Harlem. Barrel Racing 1. Janci Robbins, Custer, 2. Kashlyn... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Derek Swafford leaves Sac High basketball team for new challengesportsmanship and community involvement. The Kings Foundation awarded Swafford’
Derek Swafford leaves Sac High basketball team for new challenge
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
sportsmanship and community involvement. The Kings Foundation awarded Swafford’s last team – his best – with the Pete Saco Community Award in April during a Kings home game. Last season, Sac High went 30-2 as The Bee’s top-ranked team,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Painter Frederick Lynch made art to the very endwith prostate cancer in 2002. It was treated successfully, but three years ago
Painter Frederick Lynch made art to the very end
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
with prostate cancer in 2002. It was treated successfully, but three years ago it recurred. Lynch traveled from his home in Saco, Maine, down to Boston to take part in clinical trials in 2014 and 2015. Last fall, those treatments no longer helped,... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Agents seize heroin/fentanyl mix from Old Orchard Beach manPelletier said. Pelletier said agents have been investigating Phillips for two
Agents seize heroin/fentanyl mix from Old Orchard Beach man
WMTW Portland / Posted 9 days ago
Pelletier said. Pelletier said agents have been investigating Phillips for two months. Agents, Old Orchard Beach and Saco police served a search warrant around 4 a.m. Friday at Phillips' home on Beecherie Avenue in Old Orchard Beach. Agents... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |France, Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Christophe EnaAP Emily Sword, of Fryeburg, M
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
France, Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Christophe EnaAP Emily Sword, of Fryeburg, Maine, keeps cool while floating in the Saco River, Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in Fryeburg, Maine. With the temperature hovering around 90 degrees Fahrenheit,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
NH man gets life for 2014 Saco shooting, home invasionman was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison at U.S. District Court in connectio
NH man gets life for 2014 Saco shooting, home invasion
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
man was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison at U.S. District Court in connection with a Dec. 18, 2014, home invasion in Saco, according to the U.S. attorney’s office. In addition to prison time, Owens was ordered to pay more than $80,000 in... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Coast Guard suspends swimmer search in Biddefordbrought a helicopter, a rescue boat and a utility boat to the scene. The Maine
Coast Guard suspends swimmer search in Biddeford
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
brought a helicopter, a rescue boat and a utility boat to the scene. The Maine Marine Patrol, Biddeford Police Department, Saco Fire Department and three divers all searched the area. None of their searching brought about any significant leads.... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Coast Guard suspends swimmer search in Biddefordbrought a helicopter, a rescue boat and a utility boat to the scene. The Maine
Coast Guard suspends swimmer search in Biddeford
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
brought a helicopter, a rescue boat and a utility boat to the scene. The Maine Marine Patrol, Biddeford Police Department, Saco Fire Department and three divers all searched the area. None of their searching brought about any significant leads.... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Coast Guard suspends search for swimmer reported missing in Maineand several boats were called in to check the water around Wood Island, but did
Coast Guard suspends search for swimmer reported missing in Maine
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 11 days ago
and several boats were called in to check the water around Wood Island, but didn't find anything. The search was called off at 8:45 p.m., officials said. The Maine Marine Patrol, Biddeford Fire Department, and Saco Fire Department also resp... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Buddy to Buddy - Pink on the Links to benefit The Center for Breast CareCENTER) -- Mainers will get an opportunity to tee off to help breast cancer pat
Buddy to Buddy - Pink on the Links to benefit The Center for Breast Care
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
CENTER) -- Mainers will get an opportunity to tee off to help breast cancer patients this weekend. Ladies at the Biddeford-Saco Country Club are hosting their 20th annual golf scramble this Friday called "pink on the Links." The group is teaming... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Buddy to Buddy - Pink on the Links to benefit The Center for Breast CareCENTER) -- Mainers will get an opportunity to tee off to help breast cancer pat
Buddy to Buddy - Pink on the Links to benefit The Center for Breast Care
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
CENTER) -- Mainers will get an opportunity to tee off to help breast cancer patients this weekend. Ladies at the Biddeford-Saco Country Club are hosting their 20th annual golf scramble this Friday called "pink on the Links." The group is teaming... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Missing swimmer reported off Biddeford Poollaunched to assist in the search. The Coast Guard said the Maine Marine Patrol
Missing swimmer reported off Biddeford Pool
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
launched to assist in the search. The Coast Guard said the Maine Marine Patrol, the Biddeford Fire Department, and the Saco Fire Department also responded. Officials are asking anyone with information regarding the missing swimmer to contact... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Biddeford Poolhas a helicopter and two boats searching the area. The Maine Marine Patrol is a
Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Biddeford Pool
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
has a helicopter and two boats searching the area. The Maine Marine Patrol is also responding to the scene along with the Biddeford and Saco fire departments. The person was seen swimming off Goldthwaite Lane. Watch bangordailynews.com for upd... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Missing swimmer reported off Biddeford Polllaunched to assist in the search. The Coast Guard said the Maine Marine Patrol
Missing swimmer reported off Biddeford Poll
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
launched to assist in the search. The Coast Guard said the Maine Marine Patrol, the Biddeford Fire Department, and the Saco Fire Department also responded. Officials are asking anyone with information regarding the missing swimmer to contact... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Crews search for missing person near Biddeford PoolPool. They're looking in the area of Wood Island. Crews first got the call ar
Crews search for missing person near Biddeford Pool
WMTW Portland / Posted 11 days ago
Pool. They're looking in the area of Wood Island. Crews first got the call around 3:30 p.m., officials said. The Saco Fire Department marine unit is also responding. There is no other information available at this time. WMTW News 8 has... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Burst Of Creativity As Serviced Apartment Operators Look To Broaden Their Appealin Germany. StayCity Aparthotels is the most active in terms of new openings, a
Burst Of Creativity As Serviced Apartment Operators Look To Broaden Their Appeal
Hospitality Net / Posted 12 days ago
in Germany. StayCity Aparthotels is the most active in terms of new openings, along with Residence Inn, Adina, Smartments, SACO and Vision Apartments. 'Similar to the hotel industry, the serviced apartment industry is seeing a burst of creativity... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Search to begin for location of new York County courthousecommittee that will determine where it’s built begins meeting in August. LD 15
Search to begin for location of new York County courthouse
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
committee that will determine where it’s built begins meeting in August. LD 1528, sponsored by Sen. Linda Valentino, D-Saco, that was signed by Gov. Paul LePage in April, provides approximately $65 million in funding for constructing a new... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Prosecutors: NH man convicted in Saco home invasion deserves life sentenceA New Hampshire man who broke into a home in Saco in December 2014 and shot his
Prosecutors: NH man convicted in Saco home invasion deserves life sentence
WMTW Portland / Posted 13 days ago
A New Hampshire man who broke into a home in Saco in December 2014 and shot his ailing wife and a family friend should spend the rest of his life in prison, according to federal prosecutors. Gregory Owens, of Londonderry, will be sentenced Tuesday... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Mainers help put ‘home’ in ‘homecoming’ for this combat veteranheadaches, backaches, a lame foot and seasonal affective disorder. Living in an
Mainers help put ‘home’ in ‘homecoming’ for this combat veteran
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
headaches, backaches, a lame foot and seasonal affective disorder. Living in an apartment in an old, drafty farmhouse in Saco for years didn’t help his situation. When Habitat for Humanity of York County announced it was seeking applicants for... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Westhampton Native Shares Struggles With PTSDas a military police officer. At the time, his family settled in Brunswick, Mai
Westhampton Native Shares Struggles With PTSD
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 17 days ago
as a military police officer. At the time, his family settled in Brunswick, Maine, which was a short drive from his base in Saco. In March 2000, Mr. Couture was deployed for the first time, serving 11 months in Bosnia with his unit, the 94th... Read more
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The Local
14 strange things that surprise me in SwedenRussia's interests? Top Swedish defence officials seem to think so. More forei
14 strange things that surprise me in Sweden
The Local / Posted 18 days ago
Russia's interests? Top Swedish defence officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language... Read more
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The Local
Triple cuteness! Swedish zoo keeper adopts these fox cubsofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Triple cuteness! Swedish zoo keeper adopts these fox cubs
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Swedish zoo hails rare birth of these super cute cheetah cubsofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Swedish zoo hails rare birth of these super cute cheetah cubs
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Claws out after hero dog gets police processionofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Claws out after hero dog gets police procession
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Swedish wolverine baby… or a vicious punk rock legend?officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Swedish wolverine baby… or a vicious punk rock legend?
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
British band boycotts Swedish festival over reported rapesofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
British band boycotts Swedish festival over reported rapes
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Good Samaritan rescues person on burning boat near Wood IslandSACO, Maine — The U.S. Coast Guard Operations Center in South Portland is respo
Good Samaritan rescues person on burning boat near Wood Island
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
SACO, Maine — The U.S. Coast Guard Operations Center in South Portland is responding to a boat fire near Wood Island off the coast of Saco. The fire was reported around 7:40 a.m. Tuesday. The Coast Guard said one person was on board when the fire... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Serviced apartments: The rising star of the hospitality sector?grows in strength, more consolidation will be seen. More partnerships will foll
Serviced apartments: The rising star of the hospitality sector?
Hospitality Net / Posted 19 days ago
grows in strength, more consolidation will be seen. More partnerships will follow in the footsteps of the acquisition of SACO by Oaktree and Ascott's joint venture with Qatar Investment Authority. The sector is innovating to offer more than just... Read more
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The Local
Swedish police to hand out anti-groping armbandsofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Swedish police to hand out anti-groping armbands
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Swedish police backtrack on refugee groping claimofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Swedish police backtrack on refugee groping claim
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Fury over rape reports at Swedish music festivalsofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Fury over rape reports at Swedish music festivals
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Veterans protest alleged Flag code violations in SacoSACO, Maine — Veterans in Saco held a protest on Independence Day, claiming the
Veterans protest alleged Flag code violations in Saco
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
SACO, Maine — Veterans in Saco held a protest on Independence Day, claiming the city is violating the Flag Code. Veterans say that the flags are lower than pennants above them, which is a violation of the Flag Code, which says no pennants can hang... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Good Samaritan pulls person from boat fire near Wood Island off SacoSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Several agencies are responding to a boat fire off
Good Samaritan pulls person from boat fire near Wood Island off Saco
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 19 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Several agencies are responding to a boat fire off Wood Island near the Saco River. The US Coast Guard Operations Center in South Portland said early reports had one person on board at the time of the fire. Officials... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Good Samaritan pulls person from boat fire near Wood Island off SacoSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Several agencies are responding to a boat fire off
Good Samaritan pulls person from boat fire near Wood Island off Saco
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Several agencies are responding to a boat fire off Wood Island near the Saco River. The US Coast Guard Operations Center in South Portland said early reports had one person on board at the time of the fire. Officials... Read more
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The Local
What's the July weather like in Sweden? Anything but lagomofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
What's the July weather like in Sweden? Anything but lagom
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Snowmen in summer?! This is northern Sweden right nowofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Snowmen in summer?! This is northern Sweden right now
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Six great things to put on your Swedish summer bucket listofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Six great things to put on your Swedish summer bucket list
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Why this Swede is now a legend in Icelandofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Why this Swede is now a legend in Iceland
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Watch Icelanders cheer their Swedish hero coachofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Watch Icelanders cheer their Swedish hero coach
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
The humble Swede who sent England home from Euro 2016officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
The humble Swede who sent England home from Euro 2016
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
How Iceland made Swedes 'proud to be Nordic'officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
How Iceland made Swedes 'proud to be Nordic'
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Swedish finance minister: Don't punish the UK for Brexitofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Swedish finance minister: Don't punish the UK for Brexit
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Pleas for pragmatism as EU charts post-Brexit futureofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Pleas for pragmatism as EU charts post-Brexit future
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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The Local
Brits continue mad rush for Swedish passportsofficials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use
Brits continue mad rush for Swedish passports
The Local / Posted 19 days ago
officials seem to think so. More foreign-born than Swedish-born graduates use Sweden's employment agency, according to Saco. Photo: Maja Suslin/TT Do employers care too much about Swedish language skills? Police at the Bråvalla festival on... Read more
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