Tales from Salla

10.06.2008

The tale behind the name Murhahaara (Murder Branch)

10.06.2008

The blaze of Tuntsa

10.06.2008

A painful mission

10.06.2008

Mother-in-law on a reindeer sled ride

10.06.2008

Visit of President Kekkonen

10.06.2008

Transporting rocks for an anti-tank defensive line

10.06.2008

Nostalgic trip to Korja

10.06.2008

Forgetting to pull the trigger

10.06.2008

The oldest ski in the world

10.06.2008

The first Finnish downhill racing and slalom championships

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Visit of President Kekkonen


President Urho Kekkonen was a great friend of Lapland and was eager to meet local people when visiting Salla.
During his visit to Salla, he stopped by Vihtori Vuorela’s house for a cup of coffee. His wife had even ironed a white tablecloth for the table. When drinking his coffee,...