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Recent Updates

“Hankooki Heikki” Announced

The 15th annual Heikinpäivä is later this month and each year, the Finnish Theme Committee selects one person whose work toward preserving and promoting Finnish culture in the area goes above and beyond normal efforts. That person is the festival’s “Hankooki Heikki” and presides over the festivities, wearing the crown …

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Casperson Prepared for Battle Over Wolf Hunt

The Michigan Legislature reconvened in Lansing on Wednesday following their holiday break and Senator Tom Casperson was among those heading back to work. After completion of the first ever U.P. wolf hunt, Casperson says he is not discouraged by the underwhelming results.  The senator anticipates dueling proposals on the upcoming …

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Local Film Needs Funding

A local production company is asking for help to complete a movie that has a strong message about finding an identity in a multi-cultural world. The movie is called “Mutt” and Early Spring Productions is in need of funds to put the movie on the big screen. Filming is done …

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