30/8/2014: Local news in brief

At the end of the day, the most important news headlines from Crete.


  • Big fire in Amigdalokefali in Kissamos partly under control. Firemen stay all night at Kissamos.
  • New Municipal Authority of Platanias took oath.
  • No respect for Eleftherios Venizelos and Greek History. A foreigner threw a bucket full of water on his statue.
  • Former PM Constantinos Mitsotakis will get a discharged note.
  • New Municipal Authority of Gavdos took oath.


  • Police is looking for two women who “cheated” elderly in Anogeia.


  • New Municipal Authority of Heraklion took oath.
  • Relatives of a 40 year old woman, who was seriously injured in a motorbike accident, donated her liver, kidneys and corneas.
  • 54 year old man died when put the reverse gear and fell off a cliff.
  • A 29 year old fugitive arrested inside a crypt at his home in Gortyna.
  • Call for blood for a 23 year old football player.


  • Arrest of a 35 year old man, having almost 2 kg of smuggled tobacco.
  • Small fire in a house in Kritsa village.
  • New Municipal Authority of Agios Nikolaos took oath.

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