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Emergency responders honored at County Board meeting
Drug investigations pay off
County offices closed Monday
Meeting on Deer Creek bridge replacement Tuesday
Upcoming 1918 Fire events
Wilderness gunning for playoffs
No joy after quadruple OT
'Jacks send two to state
Scoreboard: MEN'S BASKETBALL
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
Brian Warren Stenman
Bryan D. Granholm
Richard E. Eliasen
Kelvin "Kelly" Brian Amborn
Letter: L'Homeland' documentary worth watching
Whodunit on the Rogers Lake Trail
Wright-Cromwell News Feb 8 2018
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fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
arts and entertainment
Tom & Monica Martin
Birth Announcement: Braxton Allen Johnson
Birth Announcement: William Ellis Schulz
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
The ice is calling
Congrats, Carlton County landowners
Northland Nature: Large Birds Come to Our Feeders
January 2, 2018
Finn News: Finland's anniversary: The celebration of a century
"The turnout absolutely surpassed any of our wildest dreams and imaginations," commented Hanna Erpestad, a member of the Finlandia Foundation Northland Chapter. "This is absolutely wonderful." As people started arriving after 5 p.m. for the celebration, they were greeted by blue and...
January 2, 2018 - 7:06am
November 26, 2017
Finn News: Celebrating Finland's 100th anniversary
Sunday, Dec. 3, brings the annual Pikkujoulu and Itsenäisyyspäivä (Independence Day) Celebration, sponsored by the Minnesota Finnish American...
November 26, 2017 - 10:16am
November 4, 2017
Finn News: Northland celebrates Finland's 100th anniversary
Here's another "can't miss" event: On Nov. 18, we can all be part of a very special reunion of the Santa family Third Generation group. Jeanne (Santa) Doty, retired UMD professor of music, and her brother, Gregg Santa, of the Norwegian National Opera Chorus, will present "Songs from...
November 4, 2017 - 6:21pm
October 3, 2017
Finn News: Fall time is Finnish time for celebrations!
Time to settle down some? Nope! We Finns are still celebrating!
October 3, 2017 - 10:50am
September 5, 2017
Finnish celebrations, meetings ramp up with fall season
Are you interested in learning or practicing your Finnish speaking skills? Every Thursday, Finns and friends get together in Embarrass at the...
September 5, 2017 - 12:04pm
August 1, 2017
Keep our Finnish heritage alive!
I hear all the time about "keeping our Finnish heritage alive" and "passing our Finnish heritage to our children and grandchildren," but when wonderful opportunities come along, where are the people to do the work, to attend, and to bring their families and friends? If we don't support...
August 1, 2017 - 8:18am
July 9, 2017
Finland 100 events just keep coming
There are going to be more exciting Finland 100 events coming throughout this year and I encourage you to attend and take advantage of each of...
July 9, 2017 - 1:08pm
June 3, 2017
Plan to attend any number of midsummer festivals
Ostman is a Finnish-American from Hibbing and is well-known in Twin Cities food circles for writing a food column for the St. Paul Pioneer Press and publishing several food-related books. In between the 6 p.m. concert and the 7:30 p.m. dance, everyone is invited to enjoy birthday...
June 3, 2017 - 4:25pm
April 30, 2017
Finn News: Celebrate Vappu (May Day) on May 1
Although it's not celebrated as much in the U.S., "Vappu," or May Day, is an important Finnish holiday on May 1, especially for students and workers. Known as the "Memorial Day of Saint Labor," Vappu has been celebrated in Finland since 1890 and is a paid holiday for those employed....
April 30, 2017 - 9:19am
April 15, 2017
Easter in Finland mixes old and modern traditions
Minnesota Finnish American Historical Society welcomes you to celebrate spring at their upcoming Vappu Dance Sunday, April 30, from 1-4 p.m. Held at the AAD Shriner's Building at 5152 Miller Trunk Highway in Hermantown, the dance will feature music by the Mae Prachar Band. Admission...
April 15, 2017 - 1:40pm
March 4, 2017
Finn News: Virginia man credited with creating ‘St. Urho’s Day’
the Northland! To find out about special and regular Finnish activities throughout the Northland, the state and beyond, check out the Facebook pages of Finland 100 Northland and Finland 100 Minnesota.
March 4, 2017 - 1:45pm
December 31, 2016
Finn News: Party like a Finlander this New Year’s Eve
But you have to remember, since Finland is eight hours ahead of us, in order to raise your "midnight toast" with Finns in Finland, you will have to raise it at 4 p.m. Central Time. A good excuse to start your New Year's Eve party early!
December 31, 2016 - 5:25pm
November 28, 2016
Enjoy a Finnish Christmas experience
The Finnish Americans and Friends (FAF) will host their annual Christmas Pikkujoulu party Saturday, Dec. 3, at the Crown Ballroom, 214 E. Howard St., Hibbing. A social hour begins at 4:30 p.m. with dinner at 5 p.m.
November 28, 2016 - 6:32am
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