First building section has landed the hospital site!

A grand moment in the history of New Kirkenes Hospital took place this week, as the very first building section landed safely on site. As the hospital’s chosen project manager Gunnar Stumo ceremoniously put it: “This might not be a moon

First building section has landed the hospital site!

A grand moment in the history of New Kirkenes Hospital took place this week, as the very first building section landed safely on site. As the hospital’s chosen project manager Gunnar Stumo ceremoniously put it: “This might not be a moon

King of the road headed out to sea

Our interviewee has left to drive a client and we are sitting by ourselves in a shipping container office at the end of a parking lot in Båtsfjord. The world feels remote and exotic from these sofas. It rained wildly

King of the road headed out to sea

Our interviewee has left to drive a client and we are sitting by ourselves in a shipping container office at the end of a parking lot in Båtsfjord. The world feels remote and exotic from these sofas. It rained wildly

On birds and bees

On a summery afternoon in June earlier this year we met Monica Benberg Nordli, the head of Kirkenes Hospital maternity ward, by a flower meadow near the Elvenes bridge (not too far from Oddbjorn’s fish). At the shortest day of the year,

On birds and bees

On a summery afternoon in June earlier this year we met Monica Benberg Nordli, the head of Kirkenes Hospital maternity ward, by a flower meadow near the Elvenes bridge (not too far from Oddbjorn’s fish). At the shortest day of the year,

‘COD IS GREAT’

Tor–Emil Sivertsen, aka ‘Varangerkokken’ (The Varanger chef), is a gentleman with a booming voice and a formidable presence. He is a passionate campaigner for the riches of the only eastwardly fjord in Norway, and suggests one should eat one’s way through

‘COD IS GREAT’

Tor–Emil Sivertsen, aka ‘Varangerkokken’ (The Varanger chef), is a gentleman with a booming voice and a formidable presence. He is a passionate campaigner for the riches of the only eastwardly fjord in Norway, and suggests one should eat one’s way through

Thank you!

Time is a ship that is heading south! A big warm thank you to everyone in our team for the outstanding Finnmark hospitality. We have had taxi drivers, midwives, fysiotherapists, husky musher/ miners, ex-librarians, ex-kings guardsmen, hospital staff and passionate chefs

Thank you!

Time is a ship that is heading south! A big warm thank you to everyone in our team for the outstanding Finnmark hospitality. We have had taxi drivers, midwives, fysiotherapists, husky musher/ miners, ex-librarians, ex-kings guardsmen, hospital staff and passionate chefs

Time is a ship featured in ‘Finnmarken’

Kristin’s king crab acrobatics is featured in Finnmarken today!

Time is a ship featured in ‘Finnmarken’

Kristin’s king crab acrobatics is featured in Finnmarken today!

NKS from A to Z

Gunnar Stumo is one very “hands on” man. He is Finnmarkssykehuset’s chosen project manager for New Kirkenes Hospital and takes care of all aspects of the process of planning and building the new hospital. He controls the process and makes sure the the mighty

NKS from A to Z

Gunnar Stumo is one very “hands on” man. He is Finnmarkssykehuset’s chosen project manager for New Kirkenes Hospital and takes care of all aspects of the process of planning and building the new hospital. He controls the process and makes sure the the mighty