Returning home amid crisis
Medicine Bow's Karen Heath travels to Iceland and returns home to a different world
March 25, 2020
Karen Heath, the town clerk/treasurer of Medicine Bow, was invited by her niece to take a dream vacation to Iceland flying out March 11.
"My niece's husband wanted to give her a great birthday present, so he bought tickets for her, me and two of her friends," Heath said. "I got to her place in Pennsylvania on March 10 and we flew out of Newark March 11 to Iceland."
Heath said her niece found an apartment for the week and had rented a car so they would not need to use public transportation. She said the group stayed in a suburb outside the capital of Reykjavik.
"We were doing our own thing,...