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  Karlstad Municipality - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The city of Karlstad is built on a river delta on the northern shore of the largest lake in Sweden, Vänern.
Karlstad was granted its city right on March 5, 1584 by the Swedish Duke Charles, who would later be crowned King Charles IX of Sweden.
It signifies the sunny weather in KarlstadKarlstad is often among the top 5 cities with most hours of sun per year in Sweden – as well as Sola in Karlstad the name of a famous waitress in Karlstad in the end of the 18th century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Karlstad   (428 words)

  
 City of Karlstad, MN
Welcome to Karlstad, Minnesota, the Moose Capital of the North.
Karlstad is home to approximately 900 people and is located in the southeast corner of Kittson County at the junction of U.S. Highway 59 and Minnesota State Highway 11.
Residents of Karlstad benefit from having a variety of churches, businesses, industries and services.
www.ci.karlstad.mn.us   (156 words)

  
 Karlstad University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Karlstad University is in the process of a major reorganization.
At Karlstad University students are given the opportunity to create a foundation for their future lives through study.
Karlstad University participates in the OECD-project "Supporting the Contribution of Higher Education Institutions to Regional Development".
www.kau.se /eng   (282 words)

  
 Karlstads universitet: About Karlstad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Karlstad is a middle sized city situated right by the biggest lake in Sweden, Lake Vänern.
Karlstad got its name from when Duke Charles IX (Karl) granted the town its municipal charter in 1584.
Karlstad is an important research and development centre for machinery used in the pulp, paper and process industries.
www.kau.se /corral/intra.lasso?page_id=725   (229 words)

  
 Bothum, Wallace
Karlstad - Wallace Bothum, 88, died Tuesday, November 27, 2001 at the Karlstad Healthcare Center in Karlstad.
Interment was in Karlstad Cemetery in Karlstad with Collins Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
He was also active in the Karlstad Chamber of Commerce and served as its president for a year.
www.trftimes.com /obits/bothum_wallace.htm   (197 words)

  
 Ken Karlstad Quiet Sojourn - The Artist
Ken Karlstad was born in 1947 in Burbank.
In 1998 Ken started Karlstad Design, the firm name of his father, to develop diverse projects requiring both technical expertise and creativity in design, which allow the application of his experience in photography, computers, and project management.
Since August 2001, Ken Karlstad has served as Executive Director of Mendocino Land Trust, Inc., leading it's efforts to save Big River which is the longest undeveloped estuary in Northern California.
www.mendocino.to /karlstad/background.html   (419 words)

  
 SASNET: Karlstad University
Karlstad University has been involved in a number of activities in South Asia over the last two decades, including sending students for field studies.
Karlstad University has made agreements with Banaras Hindu University at Varanasi and other universities and institutes in the region and the students from Karlstad attend courses at these institutions.
Karlstad University started a Linnaeus-Palme programme in the fall of 2001, in which Indian students will come to Karlstad for half a year, and Karlstad students will go to India.
www.sasnet.lu.se /karlstad.html   (712 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Karlstad, Scandinavia (Scandinavian Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
It has ironworks and machine shops and other industries that manufacture forest products and heavy machinery.
Known as Thingvalla (or Tingvalla) in the Middle Ages, it was chartered by Charles IX as Karlstad in 1584.
A fire in 1865 destroyed much of the city.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/K/Karlstad.html   (174 words)

  
 Karlstad, MN - Minnesota Florists, buy flowers from your local full service retail flower shops and florist serving ...
If Karlstad, Minnesota Florists are not available, florists in a nearby community who serve Karlstad, Minnesota may be provided.
It is vitally important that you provide Karlstad, Minnesota Florists with accurate, detailed information regarding the name and address of the person to whom you are sending flowers.
When placing an order for Delivery in Karlstad, Minnesota, it is usually wise to keep the order simple, the less specific you are in your request, the less room for error.
www.flowershopnetwork.com /directory/MinnesotaFlorists/Karlstad.php   (895 words)

  
 ISEP Institutions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Unlike many traditional universities, Karlstad is characterized by integration and multidisciplinary study.
Charles IX (Karl) granted the town its municipal charter in 1584, and since then Karlstad has become a cultural and commercial center, an important industrial city, and an administrative capital.
Karlstad has a lot to offer, from outdoor activities and sports to culture and entertainment.
www.isep.org /nus/sweden   (3411 words)

  
 Karlstad Health Care Center
Karlstad, Minnesota is known as the Moose capitol of the north.
The town of Karlstad is located in the heart of the Red River Valley, in northwestern Kittson County.
Karlstad thrives on the rich agricultural lands that surround the city.
www.tealwoodcc.com /Karlstadhealthcarecenter.htm   (56 words)

  
 Welcome to Karlstad - the city of sunshine
If someone is giving you a smile, which is very likely, it can also be considered to be the sun (but in a different way).
The sun is the symbol for Karlstad, but the interesting thing is what the sun stands for - a good business climate, a friendly attitude, and a city full of experiences.
It is a bit easier to find the good life in Karlstad, and we try to take the time to talk to each other.
www.karlstad.se /eng/index.shtml   (179 words)

  
 Karlstad Minnesota Resource Guide, City or community of Karlstad, Minnesota Facts, Information, Relocation, Real ...
The population of Karlstad is approximately 881 (1990).
The distance from Karlstad to Washington DC is 1227 miles.
Karlstad is positioned 48.57 degrees north of the equator and 96.51 degrees west of the prime meridian.
www.usacitiesonline.com /mncountykarlstad.htm   (176 words)

  
 Karlstad : Attractions | Frommers.com
Its home port is Karlstad's Imre Hamn (Inner Harbor), where it embarks on between two and five cruises a day, depending on the schedule, between mid-June and late August.
Longer cruises that carry you farther away from the waters around Karlstad are scheduled at least twice a week aboard the Polstjärnan, the only steam-driven cruiser left in the waters of Lake Vänern.
Specializing in the waters of the miniarchipelago near Karlstad, with a travel-time of 3 hours each, they cost 100SEK ($13) for adults and 50SEK ($6.50) kids 7 to 12; free for children under 6.
www.frommers.com /destinations/karlstad/3255010029.html   (274 words)

  
 Karlstad
Karlstad is the 56,399th most popular last name (surname) in the United States; frequency is 0.000%; percentile is 86.891 [SourceCBN]
Karlstad, Minnesota, United States [City]; population was 881 in 1990; housing units was 380 in 1990; location is 48°35'N 96°31'W; land area is 1.52 square miles (973 acres); FIPS code is 32444 [SourceCBP]
Karlstad, Minnesota, United States [Populated Place] is in Kittson County; location is 48°34'39"N 96°31'13"W; elevation is 1,048 feet [SourceGSP]
www.placesnamed.com /k/a/karlstad.asp   (93 words)

  
 Venue   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Karlstad is well serviced by air, train and bus connections.
However, you would then need to take the train from Gothenborg to Karlstad since there are no connecting flights.
Unless you have a lot of time on your hands or just enjoy the experience of sitting on a bus for extended periods of time, we would not recommend this option.
www.it.murdoch.edu.au /catac/gettingtokarlstad.html   (189 words)

  
 Karlstad on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
In Karlstad, Minn., Losing the Hospital in 1995 Was a Sad, Bitter Blow.
Track System Firm in Karlstad, Minn., Shows No Signs of Slowing.
Karlstad, Minn.-Based Business Builds Tracks for Vehicles Driving on Snow, Mud.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/K/Karlstad.asp   (721 words)

  
 Quiet Sojourn: Ken Karlstad on Landscape Photography
Contributor Ken Karlstad was born in 1947 in Burbank, California, the son of sculptor/designer Andrew C. Karlstad whose work includes the television Emmy Award sculpture.
In 1998 Ken founded Karlstad Design, the firm name of his father, to develop diverse projects requiring both technical expertise and creativity in design, allowing the application of his experience with computers and photography.
Ken's pursuit of landscape photography is in process, a quiet sojourn which he aims to ultimately share in the form of a limited edition archival fine prints.
www.mcn.org /a/mendoart/ae/199905/quiet.html   (1801 words)

  
 SASNET: History, Karlstad University
In 1996 Karlstad University established a Study Centre, Ganga Mahal, which offers opportunities for students from Karlstad, and from other Swedish universities, to spend shorter or longer periods of field works in Varanasi.
Since the Fall 2004 the Department of History at Karlstad University is involved in a collaboration project on common Higher Seminar in History with the Department of History at Dalarna University, Campus Falun.
The Higher Seminars are held alternately at Falun and Karlstad (and sometimes on neutral ground, in Kopparberg).
www.sasnet.lu.se /histkarl.html   (633 words)

  
 Hotels in Karlstad
Hotel is located in the centre of Karlstad close to shopping and a choice of beautiful parks.
The hotel's charm is built, to a great extent, on the 139 individually and beautifully furnished rooms, many of which have high ceilings, stucco work, open...
The Best Western Hotel Savoy is situated in the heart of sun city Karlstad, very close to the main railway stations and the bus station.
www.expedia.co.uk /daily/hotels/Sweden/Karlstad.asp   (362 words)

  
 Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The texts of both of Arvo Pärt's choral works are taken from sections of the Gospel of St. Matthew and will be performed at the Karlstad Cathedral by the Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble from Pitea.
Arrangements in Karlstad have also been carried out to ensure that future generations will be reminded of these premieres and their significance.
These choral works will be the highlight of the Tankefestival and will also cement the ecumenical friendship between the diocese of Karlstad and that of Chelmford, Karlstad's English twin diocese.
www.arvopart.org /article.php?id=8   (556 words)

  
 Karlstad, MN Houses, Apartments, Cars, and Residents Info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Back to: Karlstad main page, Minnesota, United States.
Back to: Karlstad, MN (don't miss, contains a wealth of additional information), Minnesota, All US cities.
This housing and residents data has been compiled from multiple government and commercial sources.
www.city-data.com /housing/houses-Karlstad-Minnesota.html   (212 words)

  
 Karlstad- Luftfartsverket
Karlstad Airport is situated 16 km from Karlstad and offers scheduled traffic to Stockholm and Copenhagen.
Karlstad, founded by king Karl IX in 1584, is beuatyfully situated between the largest lake in Sweden, Lake Vänern, and the Klarälven river.
Karlstad Airport S-655 91 Karlstad Sweden phone +46-54556000 e-mail: info@ksd.lfv.se
www.lfv.se /templates/LFV_AirportStartPage____4490.aspx   (107 words)

  
 Karlstad hotels - discount & cheap hotels in Karlstad.
Karlstad hotels - discount & cheap hotels in Karlstad.
We have brought together the very best hotels throughout Karlstad at the most competitive rates.
By constantly updating our hotel listing for Karlstad, we are able to ensure that you get the very best price no matter what type of trip or vacation you are making.
www.calle.com /world/SE/karlstad-hotels.html   (316 words)

  
 Karlstad : Planning a Trip : Getting There | Frommers.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Karlstad : Planning a Trip : Getting There
The airport lies less than 1.5km (1 mile) southwest of Karlstadt's center.
By Car -- From Stockholm, take E18 west all the way, and from Gothenburg head north along the E6 expressway, turning northeast at the junction of Route 45, which runs all the way to Karlstad.
www.frommers.com /destinations/karlstad/3255020009.html   (220 words)

  
 Winn Karlstad Scandic : Accommodation In Karlstad
Winn Karlstad Scandic is located in the heart of Karlstad by the river Klaralven.
Karlstad is midway between Stockholm, Gothenburg and Oslo.
From Karlstad Airport (25 km to hotel), take the highway E18 towards Karlstad.
holidaycityscan.com /winn-karlstad-scandic/map.html   (205 words)

  
 Karlstad News
Local news for Karlstad, MN continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
Rollin Bergman, co-publisher of Page 1 Publications, was elected president of the Minnesota Newspaper Association at its annual convention, the trade organization announced Saturday.
The Kittson County Highway Garage in Karlstad will become a temporary regional waste pesticide drop-off site on Tuesday, July 9, 2002, as part of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture's (MDA) Waste Pesticide...
www.topix.net /city/karlstad-mn   (448 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Norway
The Swedish Government naturally was unwilling to consent to this revolutionary action.
Negotiations were successfully concluded at the Convention of Karlstad, 23 September, 1905.
The Norwegians elected as king Prince Charles of Denmark, who, under the title of Hakon VII, has since then reigned over the country.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/11117b.htm   (4747 words)

  
 Luchtzak Aviation | Forums | The Luchtzak-pub | MrAirbus living in Karlstad - Airbus, Boeing, Concorde, Dash, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
MrAirbus living in Karlstad - Airbus, Boeing, Concorde, Dash, Embraer...
Look for the biggest lake in Sweden, Karlstad is there!
Karlstad: Skyways utökar direkttrafiken från Karlstad till Köpenhamn.
www.luchtzak.be /postp64560.html   (723 words)

  
 COMFORT BILAN, Karlstad, Sweden - Discount Hotel Reservations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
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COMFORT BILAN, Karlstad Description: It is 19th century prison museum in basement of hotel.
Hoel is located 10k Nw Karlstad Airport and 1k E Railway Station.
www.stayxs.com /new/booking/hotel_detail.asp?wsid=9&hhm_id=4859   (285 words)

  
 SCANDIC HOTEL WINN, Karlstad, Sweden - Discount Hotel Reservations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
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SCANDIC HOTEL WINN, Karlstad Description: Hotel is situated half way between Oslo and Stockholm on the northern shore of Lake Vanern in the county of Varmland and it is known for its sunshine.
Scandic Hotel Winn Karlstad offers 199 rooms, all are nicely equipped and comfortable.
www.stayxs.com /new/booking/hotel_detail.asp?wsid=9&hhm_id=4861   (337 words)

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