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Julie Arnold and Stacy Breden launched a campaign early this year to bring back the booya festival in Finland after a year of hiatus. Their hard work will be showcased this weekend. 2013 file / News-Chronicle

Months of hard work saves booya!

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The Harvest Booya and Finnfest went on hiatus last year due to lack of volunteers, but Stacy Breden and Julie Arnold have dedicated the past six months to bringing the booya back. This weekend, they will see the fruits of their labor.


"It turned out better than I thought," Breden said.

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LaReesa Sandretsky
LaReesa Sandretsky is a Two Harbors High School graduate and Duluth native that began working at the News-Chronicle in 2012 as a reporter. She took over as editor in 2014. She covers County Board, including the Lake County broadband project.
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