Iceland Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Oslo Tree Damaged in Storm, Mayor Cuts New TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Iceland Review

    Mayor of Reykjavik Dagur B. Eggertsson and a representative of the Norwegian Embassy in Iceland cut down a pine tree at Rau avatn lake on the outskirts of the capital this afternoon to replace the Christmas tree which had been put up on Austurvollur square. That tree, which was a gift from Oslo, the Norwegian capital, was damaged in yesterday's storm.

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  2. Hickenlooper looks to second term after bruising campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Journal-Advocate

    ... leader in this moderate state." Days after the election, Hickenlooper traveled with his 12-year-old son Teddy to Iceland for a four-day vacation to decompress. On the 7A1 2-hour direct flight from Denver to Reykjavik, Hickenlooper spent time trying ...

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  3. Photos and Video: Storm Still Raging in North IcelandRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Iceland Review

    The Icelandic Met Office's warning of a southwest strong gale wind with an average speed of more than 20 m/s will be valid for North Iceland until noon today. The highest wind speed last night of 40.7 m/s was measured at Ennishals in Strandir, the eastern West Fjords, while squalls exceeded 50 m/s in Southwest Iceland.

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  4. Search and Rescue Saves Tourists from Highland RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Iceland Review

    Search and rescue association Blanda from Blonduos, Northwest Iceland, was called out shortly after 3 am last night because of a small rental Renault Megane which was stuck on the highland road across Kjolur north of Hveravellir. The two men in the car, tourists from Switzerland, were on their way between Reykjavik and Akureyri and believed that the Kjolur road was passable, visir.is reports.

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  5. The Polar Sea is an epic, educational documentary series on the Northwest PassageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | InsideHalton.com

    ... that were way beyond chancey. One key story thread is the quest of a few guys who set out to make the long trek from Iceland to Alaska through the notoriously dangerous passage on a tiny boat. But how can you manage a 10-part series when there's no ...

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  6. Reykjavik's windowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | TrekEarth

    Near Reykjavik's harbour, you can see many colorful houses like these ones. ------------------------- Have a look to my personal website to see others pictures of Iceland .

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  7. Epic Storm Brewing?Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Iceland Review

    ... storm has already begun and in many parts of the country search and rescue teams have been called out. This morning Iceland Review's journalist went to Mount Ulfarsfell on the outskirts of Reykjavik and the weather there was already so bad, windy, ...

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  8. For the Love Ice Cream: Iceland's Five Best ParlorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Iceland Review

    ... the best ice cream can be found in the land of ice. The winner, by a big margin, is Brynjuis in Akureyri, North Iceland. As one expert put it: "The ice cream parlor Brynja in Akureyri is without a doubt a Mecca for ice cream lovers who love pure ...

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  9. 'Why not, New London?' Plans for Coast Guard Museum move forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | The Day

    On a recent trip to Reykjavik, Iceland I attended the Arctic Circle Symposium held at the Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center. Similar to our plan for the National Coast Guard Museum, it is a modern glass building sitting in the midst of a century's old harbor.

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  10. Ethiopia, Icelander firm negotiate geothermal power generationRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | Newstime Africa

    The Ethiopian government and Reykjavik, a joint venture of U.S.-Icelandic geothermal development company, are negotiating on a detailed power purchase agreement to generate geothermal energy, an Ethiopian spokesperson has said. "The negotiation is expected to be finalized by December 2014," Bizuneh Tolcha, spokesperson for the Ministry of Water, Energy and Irrigation, told The Anadolu Agency on Saturday.

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  11. SolfariRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | TrekEarth

    ... Arnason (1931-1989) in 1971. ------------------------- Have a look to my personal website to see others pictures of Iceland . Hi Stephane A beautiful work and your photo does it great justice. The angle and framing are perfect as is the light, while ...

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  12. Person Fired for not Disposing Asbestos SafelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Iceland Review

    An employee of waste management company Islenska gamafelagi was fired after it turned out that asbestos waste had not been disposed of properly but instead left in a non-secure area in Akureyri, North Iceland, as reported yesterday. The company's CEO Jon or Franzsson told ruv.is that the employee had wanted to lease the container where the asbestos was kept as quickly and possible and had therefore been tempted to bury the waste illegally.

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  13. Iceland, Alaska suffer same afflictions - but Iceland is still a communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... woman has been beaten and a quarter suffer from domestic abuse, the Nordic Council reported in 2010 . And, in Iceland, as in America's 49th state, rural economies, or more accurately the lack thereof, are a huge problem. "The rural districts and ...

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  14. TV On the Radio reveal tour datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Music-News.com

    ... Feb 11 Paradiso Amsterdam Holland Thursday, Feb 12 Mojo Hamburg Germany Saturday, Feb 14 Sonar Festival Reykjavik Iceland Monday, Feb 16 Queens Hall Edinburgh United Kingdom Tuesday, Feb 17 Albert Hall Manchester United Kingdom Thursday, Feb 19 O2 ...

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  15. From Iceland to LIU, duo lives hoops dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | New York Post

    ... to make the latter feel like the former. The world surrounding Fridriksson's backyard - the wind-fueled chill of Iceland - was inconsequential. The court was the world and Iceland was anywhere - anywhere with a hoop. "We were always playing ...

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  16. Stage 8 Presents: Tanya AnisimovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WTNH

    ... Gallery and National Cathedral in D.C. Performed internationally in Italy, at Teatro Maggio Musicale in Florence, in Iceland, at Salurinn Hall in Reykjavik, in Australia, at Port Fairy Festival, in Mexico, at Morelia Festival, in Canada, at Banff ...

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  17. First Icelandic Design Award Goes to AusturlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Iceland Review

    ... ur ardottir and film director Pete Collard, explores the possibilities for small-scale design and production in East Iceland, using only locally-sourced materials and skills, as stated on the website of the Iceland Design Center .

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  18. St. John's City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Telegram

    ... in Stavanger. - $4,401.88 for Bernadette Walsh of community services to attend the Society of Travel Writers Iceland Conference and Island of North Atlantic meetings in Reykjavik in September. - $4,267.50 for Jonathan Murphy of public works to ...

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  19. NC Wesleyan men's soccer truly internationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | WRAL.com

    ... to the streets of Rio de Janeiro. Taal is in search of the best players in the world and if that means flying to Iceland to find them, he's going to do just that. "We took that route years and years ago," Taal explained while sitting in his office. ...

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  20. SuperBreak offer Reykjavik Breaks for Less this WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | PRWeb

    For a limited-time only, tour operator SuperBreak are offering customers more value for money with a brand new special offer on short breaks to Reykjavik . Starting at the beginning of this month and running until Sunday 30th November 2014, any two-night break to Reykjavik booked with the short break specialist will include a free Iceland Guide Book, complete with day planner and pull-out map, worth 5.99.

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