Iceland Qualifies for Eurovision Final

sjonnisfriends-eurovision2011Just now, Iceland qualified for the Eurovision Song Contest final. It was the tenth and last qualifier announced in the first semi-final in Düsseldorf, Germany. It was the tenth and last qualifier announced in the first semi-final in Düsseldorf, Germany, with the song “Coming Home” performed by Sjonni’s Friends.

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Lost Hiker Saved from Mt. Esja

esja-winter_pkAround 100 search and rescue team members were called out between 6 and 7 pm yesterday evening to look for a hiker who had gotten lost in Móskardshnjúkar on the eastern part of Esja, the mountain overlooking Reykjavík.

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