Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Friday

Find out what’s going on in Norway on Friday with The Local’s short roundup of important news. 

Flights at Norwegian airport delayed as ‘hundreds’ of cars burn in fire

Flights at Norwegian airport delayed as ‘hundreds’ of cars burn in fire

Residents close windows as cars destroyed in Oslo garage blaze

Residents close windows as cars destroyed in Oslo garage blaze

Tourist ferry evacuated after fire under Norway’s Pulpit Rock

Tourist ferry evacuated after fire under Norway’s Pulpit Rock

77 evacuated from Oslo tunnel due to fire

77 evacuated from Oslo tunnel due to fire

Norway student party buses destroyed by fire

Norway student party buses destroyed by fire

20,000 chickens killed in fire at Norwegian poultry farm

20,000 chickens killed in fire at Norwegian poultry farm

Oslo fires ‘may have been set deliberately’: police

Oslo fires ‘may have been set deliberately’: police

Eight cars burn in latest suspected Oslo arson

Eight cars burn in latest suspected Oslo arson

Arson suspected in Oslo school fire: police

Arson suspected in Oslo school fire: police

Fires claim woman’s life and a school in two Norwegian towns

Fires claim woman’s life and a school in two Norwegian towns

Car fires in Oslo as burnings reported across Scandinavia

Car fires in Oslo as burnings reported across Scandinavia

Oslo area hit by two massive forest fires

Oslo area hit by two massive forest fires

Planned Norway asylum centre destroyed by fire

Planned Norway asylum centre destroyed by fire

Swedish coach catches fire in Norwegian tunnel

Swedish coach catches fire in Norwegian tunnel

Police reopen probe into Scandinavian Star fire

Police reopen probe into Scandinavian Star fire

Norway fire caused by child lighting aerosol

Norway fire caused by child lighting aerosol

Helicopters battle to control north Norway fire

Helicopters battle to control north Norway fire

Four hundred evacuated as new fire hits Norway

Four hundred evacuated as new fire hits Norway

Fire razes historic villages on Norway coast

Fire razes historic villages on Norway coast

Norway PM praises ‘heroes’ of Lærdal fire

Norway PM praises ‘heroes’ of Lærdal fire

Fifty injured as Norway heritage village burns

Fifty injured as Norway heritage village burns

Doctors ignite patient during heart operation

Doctors ignite patient during heart operation

Chinese lanterns face ban in Norway

Chinese lanterns face ban in Norway

Family cat and dog killed in truck blast

Family cat and dog killed in truck blast

Truck carrying 15 tonnes of explosive blows up

Truck carrying 15 tonnes of explosive blows up

GALLERY: Norway’s elk-rescue operation

GALLERY: Norway’s elk-rescue operation

Elk saved from pool after heroic rescue effort

Elk saved from pool after heroic rescue effort

Man dies after electric wheelchair catches fire

Man dies after electric wheelchair catches fire

Norway to air five-hour ‘slow TV’ knitting show

Norway to air five-hour ‘slow TV’ knitting show

Police hunt Tønsberg arsonist

Police hunt Tønsberg arsonist

Tunnel fire victims to be sent home today

Tunnel fire victims to be sent home today

Tinder-dry Oslo issues barbecue ban

Tinder-dry Oslo issues barbecue ban

Police suspect murder after Holmestrand fire

Police suspect murder after Holmestrand fire

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Five injured in Stavanger workshop blast

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Norway puts out fire on Russian research ship