Rare find: Coin with image of emperor who abolished Sanhedrin

Students find a 1,600-year-old coin with the likeness of Byzantine Emperor Theodosius II, a first of its kind to be discovered in Israel.Sara Rubenstein, 4/19/2019, 8:59 AM

'500,000 Jews in the Galilee, 1 million in the Negev'

JNF chairman explains organization's growth and activities since its founding 118 years ago.Eliran Aharon, 4/18/2019, 3:49 PM

New report: Jewish hold on Galilee weakening

Report finds anti-Zionist groups, aiming to erase Israel's status as "Jewish State," are encouraging Arabs to move into Jewish communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2019, 1:05 PM

Hezbollah: We can conquer the Galilee

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah says Israel is afraid to enter Lebanon, but admits Hezbollah can invade the Galilee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2019, 8:44 PM

Hundreds at funeral of soldier killed in training accident

Sergeant Evyatar Yosefi, who was killed during a training accident in the Galilee, laid to rest at Kiryat Shaul military cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2019, 11:38 PM

Israeli teen's murdered body found in dumpster

16-year-old girl from northern Israel found dead in garbage dumpster three days after she disappeared on way to birthday party.David Rosenberg, 11/27/2018, 2:44 PM

'We will invest in the Galilee as we invested in the Negev'

PM says social-economic gaps in Israel narrowing, Israeli government will work for benefit of all citizens 'without exception.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2018, 5:35 PM

Sirens in northern Israel result of Syrian infighting

Air raid sirens sound in northern Israel, Patriot missile fired from Tzfat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2018, 10:51 AM

Hiking with strollers in the beautiful Galilee

Many are put off going on a family hike when the children are small, worrying that the stroller will not fit through.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2018, 8:41 PM

Israel approves $30 million plan to counter 5-year drought

Plan would include pumping of desalinated water into Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) to replenish Israel's reservoir.JTA, 6/10/2018, 10:09 PM

Agricultural terror rages: Where is the government?

Head of Israel Farmers Association laments failure to act after repeated acts of vandalism against agricultural equipment and land in north.Shimon Cohen, 4/9/2018, 2:12 AM

Forging haredi-secular unity in the Galilee

Despite political tensions over issues of religion and state, haredi NGO highlights bond between religious, secular in Galilee town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2018, 6:34 PM

Hiking the Holy Land:Manara and the Galilee Panhandle

Hobby-hiker Yitzchak Miskin travelled to Manara and the Galilee Panhandle and discovered that Manara is not just a Lebanese border kibbutz but is home to some of Israel's greatest natural wonders.  Yitzchak Miskin, 12/20/2017, 10:08 AM

INTO THE FRAY: But for the grace of God: Iran in Syria

Only by resisting concessions on the Golan, did Israel prevent deployment of Iran on the fringes of the Galilee; only by resisting territorial concessions in the “West Bank” can Israel prevent them from deploying on the fringes of Greater Tel Aviv.Dr. Martin Sherman, 11/24/2017, 3:54 PM

Man dies in fall from Galilee cliff

Second death in less than 24 hours in Galilee, after man dies in zip-line accident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2017, 5:58 PM

Five injured in car accident in northern Israel

Galilee accident leaves five injured near village of Shaab. Two of injured are in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 11:33 AM

Watch: Family of 18 extracted from Galilee stream

Family gets lost in Amud Wadi, rescue workers guide them out and run off to find two lost men.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2017, 1:15 PM

Rare chalkstone vessel workshop discovered in Israel's north

Excavations in Galilee reveal 2,000 year-old stone vessel quarry and production center, vessels 'highlight pivotal role of ritual purity.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2017, 11:16 AM

Family vacation tragedy: Third family member dies after crash

12-year old girl succumbs to her injuries after her father, brother die in collision with truck in northern Israel.David Rosenberg, 7/18/2017, 10:37 AM

'We need to save the Kinneret'

Water Authority warns about unprecedented water shortage in Israel's primary reservoir. 'Since 1920 we've never seen anything like this.'Benny Toker, 6/6/2017, 8:09 AM

Suspected murder in northern Israel

Man in his mid-50s found dead, with signs of violence on his body in western Galilee.Orly Harari, 4/25/2017, 12:02 PM

'Your business is national pride'

President Rivlin meets Galilee Medical Center staff, says treating Syrian victims is a 'business of national pride.'Chana Roberts, 4/10/2017, 7:42 AM

Woman murdered in northern Israel

Woman in her mid 30s shot and killed while driving in the Galilee.Reut Hadar, 4/3/2017, 12:02 PM

Important archaeological discovery made in the Galilee

Archaeologists find rare and mysterious ancient dolmen decorated with ancient rock art, researchers say first in Middle EastArutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2017, 9:33 AM

Spectacular stalagmite cave discovered in Galilee

A remarkable stalagmite cave was discovered in the Galilee including a large range of stalagmites, stalagtites and rare corals.Orly Harari., 1/25/2017, 10:38 PM

Israeli farmers thankful for winter storms

Israeli farmers hope winter continues to be rainy, glad rain doesn't depend on Israeli government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2016, 12:15 PM

Fires rage in Nataf, Zichron Yaakov and Galilee region

Forest fires and brushfires continued to blaze in various regions of Israel. Residents of Zichron Yaakov, Nataf and Dolev were evacuated.Yoel Domb, 11/23/2016, 3:04 PM

Galilee residents: No desalination plant in our back yard!

Backed by experts – and a giant Sukkah - residents take on the Water Authority's decision to build Israel's 7th desalination plant.Hillel Fendel, 11/6/2016, 8:33 PM

Excavations in Galilee reveal 2,000 year-old stone factory

An ancient Jewish “Stone Age”? Ariel University unearths a 2,000 year-old stone vessel production center in the Galilee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2016, 10:35 AM

Watch: IDF trains in "Steel Formation"

The IDF ran the "Steel Formation" divisional training exercise this week in the Galilee. Brig. General Amir Abulafia commanded the exercise.Kobi Finkler, 8/11/2016, 3:33 PM

Palestinian Authority TV: Galilee is 'Palestine'

Official PA TV teaches children that Galilee is part of Palestine.David Rosenberg, 6/15/2016, 6:47 PM

Watch: Israel's mounted police officers in action

Students join Israel Police for real time riot control exercise in the Galilee.Ari Soffer, 2/1/2016, 10:50 AM

101-year-old man dies of hypothermia

By time elderly man reached hospital, he was in critical condition and had body temperature of 30.7 Celsius (87.7 Fahrenheit).Orli Harari, 1/30/2016, 8:17 PM

Life continues in Galilee despite Hezbollah threats

Upper Galilee Regional Council Head, in special interview, reveals how residents balance security concerns with life as usual.Benny Tucker, 12/25/2015, 10:56 AM

IAF responds to rocket fire from Lebanon

Three rockets fired into western Galilee; none injured; IAF strikes southern Lebanon in response.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2015, 7:42 PM

Arab Thieves Damage Ancient Church Mosaic

Several Galilee Arabs were arrested after they were caught trying to dismantle a sixth-century mosaic floor from an ancient church.Moshe Cohen, 9/7/2015, 6:23 PM

Joint Jewish-Arab Art Museum Opens in Galilee

Art museum aims to transcend politics and national differences amidst height of conflict over art and censure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2015, 5:57 PM

A Harvard Student Breaks Ranks and Falls in Love with Israel

Oliver Marjot came to Israel for ten days to see its arrogance and oppression for himself. It did not turn out quite that way. David Singer, 6/16/2015, 7:25 PM

Have You Seen This Dog? If So, See Doctors ASAP

Ministry of Health urges Israelis who visited Meron this month who came in contact with this dog to be checked for rabies immediately.Benny Toker, 5/22/2015, 1:26 PM

Hezbollah: We'll Apply Strategies in Syria to Conquer Galilee

Hezbollah officials say battle against Syrian rebels in Qalamoun a dress rehearsal for next war with Israel.Ari Soffer, 5/21/2015, 2:27 PM

Youth Tells of 'Miraculous' Rescue from Arab 'Lynch'

Yonatan Athlan and his friends were waylaid by Arabs who attempted to kill them. Photos show what remains of his 2006 Chevy Optra.Moshe Cohen, 4/12/2015, 6:19 PM

Nasrallah Admits Weakened Hezbollah No Match for Israel

In remarkable interview with Syrian state TV, Hezbollah chief says his group can't take on Israel alone, as it struggles on multiple fronts.Ari Soffer, 4/12/2015, 4:00 PM

IDF: Security Situation in the Galilee Calmed

Residents of Rehes Ramim told to stay indoors as IDF scan for infiltrators; IDF says threat has been neutralized.Tova Dvorin, 1/21/2015, 6:45 PM

ISIS Cell Busted in Israel

Seven Israeli Arabs arrested for forming ISIS affiliate in the north, prepared terror attack in ISIS's name against IDF, Druze.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 1/18/2015, 1:50 PM

Watch: IDF Prepares for Hezbollah's 'Invasion'

The same day Nasrallah threatens to conquer the Galilee, IDF Artillery Corps drills on Golan to turn Lebanese terrorists into cannon fodder.Ari Yashar, 1/16/2015, 11:50 AM

Syrian Beats Out Arab-Israeli for 'Arab Idol' Title

Syria’s Hazem Sharif wins the 2014 "Arab Idol" contest, beating out a 24-year-old from the Galilee, who participated as a "Palestinian".Ben Ariel, 12/14/2014, 5:30 AM

Kiryat Shmona to Get Major Tourism Project

Planning councils in northern Israel on Sunday approved a plan to develop a major tourist center in the northern town of Kiryat Shmona.Moshe Cohen, 10/19/2014, 6:29 PM

False Alarm: Ebola Scare at Galilee Hospital

Israeli citizen complaining of illness rushed into isolation after revealing he visited Africa; he was later released.Orly Harari, Tova Dvorin, 10/18/2014, 7:59 PM

ISIS Flags in Galilee Means Government Must 'Pay Attention'

ISIS flag incident hurts reputation of city striving to become 'Jewish capital of Galilee,' says mayor Alex Gadalkin.Tova Dvorin and Benny Toker, 10/8/2014, 9:14 AM

'People are Scared': Rise in Private Gun Ownership in North

Defense Ministry cuts patrols in communities near Lebanon and Syrian - prompting residents to take matters in their own hands.Tova Dvorin, 10/1/2014, 5:55 PM

Liberman: Jail Arab MKs Who Attended Hamas 'Victory Rally'

Foreign minister says radical Arab MKs who took part in terror 'victory rally' in Galilee should only be allowed to 'celebrate' behind bars.Ari Yashar, 8/31/2014, 1:32 PM

Rocket Fired from Southern Lebanon Strikes Galilee

Rocket strikes in Upper Galilee region; no injuries nor damage reported.Tova Dvorin, 8/23/2014, 11:53 PM

2 Rockets from Lebanon Explode in Galilee

Two rockets from southern Lebanon hit open regions in the western Galilee. IDF responds with artillery fire.Elad Benari, 7/14/2014, 11:25 PM

Rockets from Lebanon Explode in Galilee

3 rockets from Lebanon explode in open regions in the western Galilee. No one hurt.Elad Benari, 7/14/2014, 1:10 AM

Seven Year-Old Boy Drowns in Galilee

Rami Naim, from Abu Sinan, dies after playing in reservoir unsupervised; second child to die of drowning this week.Benny Moshe, 6/1/2014, 8:22 PM

Jewish Home in Urgent Session over Galilee Arab Violence

Showdown with Arab nationalists expected at Lavie Forest, next to Golani Junction, on Independence Day.Shimon Cohen, 4/28/2014, 11:35 AM

MK Lipman Helps Volunteers Protecting Farmers From Arab Gangs

MK Dov Lipman hails 'Zionism in its purest form' as he joins volunteers protecting isolated farms from Arab bandits.Ari Soffer, 4/13/2014, 11:15 AM