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Ghosts, Norwegian style – part two

We continue the tale of asylum seekers versus local ghost from yesterday’s post, where I noted that the first installment of newspaper Trønder-Avisa’s coverage was really stretching to deliver frights.

First, the newspaper notes that several of the ‘frightening incidents’ took place Continue reading

Ghosts, Norwegian style

Of course the main headlines in the mainstream Norwegian media tend to be the usual mix; breaking news of major events at home and abroad, ludicrous global celebrity tittle-tattle, sport and attention grabbing ‘tabloid’ tales. The stuff I like to examine tends to emerge at the local level.

Like, for example, the recent problems caused by ghosts at public institutions. Continue reading