The rabbit population was centered in Kjarnaskógur forest to the south of Akureyri and has grown considerably in recent years.
Pods of bottlenose whales have remained around the Akureyri waterfront over the last few days. They’ve also been spotted further east around villages such as Þórshöfn and Borgarfjörður Eystri.
A shortage of doctors in North Iceland has lead to wait times of up to six weeks to see a GP in Akureyri and three weeks in Húsavík.
The day-long event gave the two hundred and thirty young women who attended the opportunity to build robots, write code for their own computer games, and disassemble computers.
Nonykingz has just released a “Coffee Lifestyle,” an ode to Iceland’s indefatigable love of the caffeinated beverage.
The Akureyri Fire Department is seeking to hire two people for temporary summer relief positions, and Fire Chief Ólafur Stefánsson says they only want to hire women for the jobs.
The owner of the Chinese restaurant Sjanghæ in Akureyri, north Iceland, is suspected of human trafficking.
The town of Akureyri in North Iceland plans to increase the number of surveillance cameras in operation and monitor all roads into the town.
María Pálsdóttir, actress and entrepreneur, plans to re-open a disused tuberculosis treatment center.
A man in his twenties was arrested by the Northeast Iceland Police yesterday, suspected of having spray-painted the walls of four churches in Akureyri earlier this week.
Cleaning the walls of Akureyri church, North Iceland, which was spray-painted with vulgar messages the night before last, is proving to be difficult.
Vulgar and blasphemous messages were spray-painted on the walls of Akureyri Church, North Iceland, overnight.
An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 was felt in Akureyri, North Iceland, and vicinity at 9:41 this morning.
Next year, the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival will be held in Akureyri, North Iceland, in addition to Reykjavík.
In celebration of the Arctic Council’s 20th anniversary, a two-day round-table discussion is being held in Reykjavík and Akureyri.
The University of Akureyri, North Iceland, has been selected to offer a curriculum for prospective police officers now that police studies have been brought to a university level.
Widespread damage has been caused by a fire last night at a car repair workshop in Akureyri, North Iceland.
The grandfather of a child at Kiðagil pre-school in Akureyri, North Iceland, was sent home with a different child, it has been revealed.
The North Iceland municipality of Akureyri has applauded the decision by the Icelandic government to accept 50 refugees over the next two years. The municipality says it is more than willing to resettle refugees in the municipality and help provide them with new opportunities and a better...