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The Ingenious City

From niche musical instruments to cash-in-transit services. We like to say that in Skellefteå, ideas are given room to grow. The proof of this can be found in all the inventions that have come from the Skellefteå area over the years. Some are more well-known than others…

Photo: NEWEN/Skellefteå Museum

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The history of tech city

Today, tech and innovation are the fuel that drives the city's development. Follow us to some important stops in Skellefteå's exciting tech journey.

Text: Jonas Pekkari

Photo: Henry Lundström

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GUIDES

REPORTAGE

Life on the hill

With Pippimentality, a passion for animals and nature and a hefty dose of countryside romance, 32-year-old Isabell Lundberg takes on life on a 19th century farm in Skråmträsk.

Text: Olov Antonsson

Photo: Isabell Lundberg

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The kitchen is his stage

For Jonas Svensson at Miss Voon, it's personal and he doesn't hesitate to make the comparison with the popular tv show The Bear - panic attacks, arguments and exploding water pipes. But he's opening a new restaurant. Again. Now in Skellefteå.

Text: Olov Antonsson

Photo: Maria Cruseson

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UPCOMMING EVENTS

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Stina Jackson and the dream of Skellefteå

The successful author from Skellefteå talks about her international career in the USA and her dreams of a summer cottage in her hometown.

Text: Olov Antonsson

Photo: Benjamin Rasmussen

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THE LIST

Skellefteå has been sung about over the years. Which places do you recognize?

Laleh
Bjurö klubb, Bjuröklubb
Knugen Faller
Skellefteå stadshotell brinner
Totalt Jävla Mörker
Möjligheternas stad
The Wannadies
My Hometown, centrum någonstans
Elsa
Hela Sveriges AIK, ishallen
Chicagojazzen
Jörnköket byggde denna spea kropp, Jörn
Gunnar Enqvist
Ballad från Boliden, Boliden
Mollrör
Rönnskärsverken, Rönnskär

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