Published August 19, 2022
Welcome to RVK Newscast! In this episode, Editor-in-Chief Valur Grettisson visits Geldinganes Island to bring you all the latest Icelandic news, including information about a new eruption. Read on for info and links!
The flow from new eruptions has been greatly reduced, and scientists warn it could soon stop completely. Read the latest volcano report here.
Iceland Airwaves have announced more line-ups. The festival takes place this November and features artists such as Laufey (who recently appeared on our podcast The Icelandic Roundup!), Sóley and Metronomy. Please check this out for details.
Police reports said four people were in custody after police seized around 100 kilograms of cocaine, making it the largest case in Iceland’s history. Please check this out for details.
Earlier this week, three Italians were fined for driving off-road on the north side of the Vatnajökull glacier. Please check this out for details.
To celebrate reaching 200 RVK Newscast episodes on YouTube and another eruption on Meradaryl, we have a volcano-themed giveaway for you! Follow our Instagram page for more.
Also, if you order a themed box before August 25th, you’ll get lava from the new eruption for free with every order!
The newscast was made possible with the help of our friends at Einstök Beer.