An American traveler died after a serious accident on the Steinholtsá River en route to the highlands on Friday.
A traveller lost in Fjallabak Nature Reserve in the Highlands was found shortly before 2.00am this morning.
Hospitals, helicopters, and infrastructure are the focus of the government budget for the next five years.
An Icelandic Coast Guard helicopter rescued two hikers in trouble east of Hofsjökull glacier in the highlands this week.
Icelanders’ tradition of setting off huge amounts of fireworks on New Year’s Eve has been the subject of debate this year due to its environmental impact.