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Refusing to waste time
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Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
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October 25, 2016
Finn News: Great experiences and friendships grow out of fundraisers
The Ladies of Kaleva Soinnuttaren Tupa #32, of Virginia, will hold their annual Holiday Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, at Kaleva Hall, 125 Third St. N., Virginia. At this wonderful fundraiser, you will find baked goods and candy, handcrafted gifts and lastu crafts,...
October 25, 2016 - 6:28am
October 4, 2016
Finn News: Saunas an integral part of life for Finns
In Finland, the sauna is a very important, almost revered or holy part of life. There are over three million saunas in Finland for the population of over five million people. You can find a sauna at just about every home and cabin and individual apartment.
October 4, 2016 - 10:24am
October 3, 2016
Finn News: Saunas an integral part of life for Finns
For more information, contact Ken at 218-744-5761. A delicious pannukakku breakfast will be sponsored by the Ladies of Kaleva Väinöttären Tupa, Cloquet, from 8 a.m. to noon Monday, Oct. 10, at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Carlton. This fundraiser will provide money for local scholarships....
October 3, 2016 - 6:22am
September 5, 2016
Finn News: Finnish groups get ‘back to school’ with fall schedule
Third, I commend and am really excited for Lyz Jaakola, a local Anishinaabe musician, educator and member of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe. Lyz spent much of August in Finland as part of the tour for the book, "Fintiaainien mallla," about the Finndians, the descendants...
September 5, 2016 - 9:10am
August 1, 2016
Finn News: Finns have developed unique traditions
The videos of the 2016 World Championship shows most of the women carried Estonian-style, which looked very uncomfortable for the woman, especially when the man is slogging through waist deep water or crawling and leaping over fences and other obstacles.
August 1, 2016 - 11:44am
June 24, 2016
Finn News: From the Ice Age to independence, Finland has rich history
So, for those of you who don't know, here's a little history lesson about Finland. Just like the United States, the land area of Finland has been settled by people since the days of the Ice Ages. Most of that region, including Finland, was part of the powerful Kingdom of Sweden and...
June 24, 2016 - 11:32am
June 7, 2016
Celebrate Juhannus (Midsummer) this year
Much to my dismay, during my younger years, most of my Finnish relatives did not speak Finnish so I did not grow up learning the Finnish language. I can read and sing Finnish and I know a few words and phrases of Finnish. However, I cannot converse in Finnish as it is probably the...
June 7, 2016 - 7:42am
April 26, 2016
Finn News: If we all do our part, we can keep Finnish heritage alive and strong
I remember when families went "to sauna" every week, and if a family didn't have a sauna, they were invited to the neighbors or some other relatives. Now, even the people who have saunas seldom use them.
April 26, 2016 - 6:08am
April 6, 2016
Finn News: Enjoy spring with Finnish events, meetings in the area
Just for giggles and curiosity's sake, I set out to discover how Finland fared this winter. I found that the "average" temps for Rovaniemi in February range from a low of -14.1C (6°F) to a high of -8.0C (17°F), and they rarely have temperatures lower than 6°F. During February of...
April 6, 2016 - 6:20am
February 25, 2016
Learn more about the Sami, or ‘Reindeer People,’ through YouTube
Have you ever wanted to own a Sami purse or pouch? You can learn to make your own at the "Traditional Sami Purse/Pouch Workshop" from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at the Sami Cultural Center, 4915 E. Superior St. Ste. 205, Duluth.
February 25, 2016 - 4:32pm
February 1, 2016
Can’t make it to Finland? Get the experience right here
As part of the Matinee Musicale Series, “The Dotys” will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, in Mitchell Auditorium at the College of St. Scholastica. Karl Doty is the son of Jeanne and Dan Doty of Moose Lake and the grandson of Alyce Santa of Duluth. The whole family are staunch...
February 1, 2016 - 10:38am
December 5, 2015
Finn News By Kim Samuelson: Celebrate the season the Finnish way
Three, Itsenäisyyspäivä (Finnish Independence Day) is a BIG celebration in Finland. Held Dec. 6 of each year, it is a national public holiday and flag day that celebrates Finland's 1917 Independence.
December 5, 2015 - 6:11pm
November 16, 2015
Finn News: New season brings new Finnish events
It's also a good time of year to take advantage of and attend any Finnish performances, workshops, speakers, and other activities that come to our Northland.
November 16, 2015 - 8:30am
August 30, 2015
You don’t have to travel to Finland to enjoy Finnish culture
Finn News By Kim Samuelson
August 30, 2015 - 11:24am