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When coal leaves center stage in Longyearbyen

The Store Norske Men's Choir of Longyearbyen.

In the 1980s and 1990s, Longyearbyen evolved from a company town, which was expensive to maintain, into a community that also relies on tourism and a university campus. In 2015, the coal company employed almost 500 people on the island of Spitsbergen…

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