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Norwegian Island Could Become First 'Time-Free' Place On Earth

WorldNews Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Norwegian Island Could Become First 'Time-Free' Place On EarthResidents of a small northern island in Norway are trying to become the first "time-free" zome in the world on Wednesday since the sun doesn't set in their region north of the Arctic Circle for 69 days of the year in order to create more flexible school and working hours, according to EuroNews. The 350 residents on Sommarøy are pushing to get rid of traditional business hours and "conventional time-keeping" during the midnight sun period that lasts from mid-May to July 26, according to resident Kjell Ove Hveding said Wednesday. Hveding met with a Norwegian lawmaker to present the petition signed by the residents which supports the "time-free zone" declaration and to discuss the legal and...
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