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These were the most-read interviews from The Local's weekly My Swedish Career series in 2017.
Why did you move to Sweden? It's the question immigrants find themselves asking and answering time and time again, and often the reply is 'for love'.
Sweden's weather agency is urging people to stay inside as storm Cora swept into western Sweden on Sunday.
Two people have been taken to hospital after an explosion at a Stockholm subway station.
The national agency has issued weather warnings for swathes of central and southern Sweden, with wind speeds expected to reach 28m/s.
The number of people infected in a Gothenburg measles outbreak has increased to 15, and there are concerns it may spread to other parts of Sweden.
More than 61,000 wildlife road accidents were reported in Sweden last year, the highest figure ever.
A uniform policy by Scandinavian airline SAS banning staff who deal directly with customers from wearing religious symbols like headscarves does not breach anti-discrimination laws, Sweden's Discrimination Ombudsman (DO) has judged.
The verdict in a high-profile rape case from Stockholm suburb Fittja which resulted in five men being acquitted is set to be appealed.
Malmö University will be closed on Monday after a "serious threat" directed at the university.
Spotify has reached 70 million paying subscribers amid reports that the Swedish streaming giant plans to go public in the coming months.
Safety-first Volvo may not be the most rock and roll brand in the world, but it turns out one of the greatest figures in rock history was a fan as the late David Bowie's car fetched a pretty penny at auction.
Over seven million vehicles crossed the Öresund Bridge over the strait separating Denmark and Sweden in 2017, the highest number of journeys in the connection's history.
Everyone knows about the big cities, but smaller towns are an equally important part of the Swedish experience. With a new year upon us, The Local rounds up 10 of the most romantic Swedish towns to visit in 2018. Time to start planning.
An investigation into the attempted contract killing of an Uzbek imam in Sweden in 2012 has been dropped, following reports that the suspect is believed to be dead.
Swedish car firm Volvo achieved a fourth straight year of record sales in 2017, with the Asia Pacific market leading the charge.
A serial flasher defence fell flat after he was caught on camera by Google Street View in Sweden.
Swedish bloggers have become some of the country's most high-profile influencers, attracting readers from around the world. In The Local's new 'Meet the blogger' series, our contributor Ellie Day asks these online entrepreneurs about the highs and lows of the industry, and their advice to would-be influencers.
We must be prepared for the risk of a hard Brexit, Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson has said.
Swedish streaming giant Spotify has discreetly filed to go public, according to multiple reports.