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Bruck an der Mur is a city in the Austrian province of Styria. It is located at the confluence of the Mur and Mürz Rivers. The city has 13 439 Inhabitants. The area is 38.40 square kilometers. It was founded in 1263 by King Otakar II of Bohemia. Bruck an der Mur was a important medieval trade center. There is a 15th century Gothic church in the city. In the Center you can see the famous Kornmesserhouse, a building in venetian style, built by Pankraz Kornmess in 15th century. There's also the iron well with its famous lace-like dome. There was the castle of Landskron too, which burned down in the great fire of 1792. After that fire just two of 166 houses kept standig. Near Bruck is a relaxing area, called Weitental. Every August is a well-known artist and clown-festival called Murenschalk. CITY Is A network of 5 Television Stations owned By CHUM Limited They Include CITY 57 Toronto CKVU 10 Edmonton 51 Calgary 5 Winnipeg 13 on December 1 CHUM Perchased the Fomer A-Channels Stations in Alberta and Manitoba Under the Banner of CITY-TV Everywhere. Broadcasting for the first... Styria (Steiermark in German, Štajerska in Slovenian) can refer to: Styria - a federal state of Austria Styria - an informal province in Slovenia Styria - a duchy of the Holy Roman Empire and crownland of Austria-Hungary This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise... A confluence is the merger or meeting of two or more objects (or subjects) that seem to inseparably bind their respective forces or attributes into a point of junction. ... Mura (German Mur) is a river in Central Europe, a subsidiary of the bigger Drava and subsequently Danube. ... Events Detmold, Germany was founded. ... Otakar II (also spelled Ottokar or Přemysl Otakar/Ottokar) (c. ... (14th century - 15th century - 16th century - other centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 15th century was that century which lasted from 1401 to 1500. ... Notre-Dame Cathedral seen from the River Seine. ... A church building is a building used in Christian worship. ...


At the moment, Bruck an der Mur, especially the youth, suffers from the repressive rule of the mayor, Bernd Rosenberger (SPÖ). There is unconditionally raised police presence in the streets with the objective to harm the nightlife and harass young people.


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