The captain on the sailing vessel «Arktika» will not accept the NOK 25.000 fine. He got his passport back today.
The Governor informs that the opening of Nybyen also includes opening of Sverdrupbyen with Gruvelageret and Huset.
If some of the residents in Gruvedalen need to collect some necessary items in their homes, they can do that between 20:00 and 21:00 hrs. tonight. Please contact the Governor in advance. Call 79021222.
The Governor opens Lia, Nybyen and the area around Svalbard Kirke. The evacuees may move back home from 18:00pm this evening. The evacuation of the residents in Vei 232,522 to 232.544 and the private dog yard is maintained. A new evaluation will be made tomorrow morning.