Woman Drowned by Rogue Wave

A 75 year-old woman from Pennsylvania on her fifth trip to Iceland drowned Saturday at Reynisfjara beach, South Iceland, after a large wave crashed into the shore and pulled her out to sea. The woman was traveling with Kynnisferdir Tours along with her family, who witnessed the event.

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Precedent Established in State Land Cases

Four judgments delivered by the Supreme Court of Iceland last week, concerning property rights to so-called state land, establish precedent for such cases, according to Gudjón Aegis Sigurjónsson, who defended Rangárthing Ytri county against the state.

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Brim to Become Movie

The Vesturport theater group and Zik Zak productions have received an ISK 60 million grant to produce the film Brim (Surf), which was originally a stage piece by Jón Atla Jonasson.

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