Finland News-3/13/09Read about what's going on in Finland.
By: Verna Sinderman, Lake County News Chronicle
David and Ashley Klemmer are the proud new parents of a baby girl, Anna Marie. Anna Marie was born on March 9, 2009, weighing in at 7lbs. 12oz. and 22” long. Proud grandparents are Kevin and Sandy Klemmer and Doug and Lori Lillback. Proud Great Grandma is Betty Lillback. Congratulations to all the family.
Bob Nikolai attended the Co-op Power and Light Rural Electric Association Annual Meeting that was held in St. Paul Monday through Wednesday. While there they toured the Minnesota State Capitol and met with Senator Tom Bakk and Representative David Dill. Bob enjoyed the tour very much, as this was his first time in the Capitol Building.
Jack and Gina Pichotta were dinner guests at the home of Bob and Linda Nikolai on Friday. Linda has begun trying many different recipes, getting ready for the Spring Mother-Daughter Banquet. Now that is a sure sign of spring is coming.
Joe and Marissa Dufault of Kasson spent the weekend here visiting with Joe’s father, Ken Dufault and in-laws Don and Marlis Runnberg.
St. Urho’s 34th Celebration is ready to launch off for a fun filled weekend. Check out the Miss Helmi Contest which will be held on Friday evening at The Four Seasons, Our Place, West Branch and Wildhurst Lodge.
Make sure to get to town Saturday morning before Hwy 1. closes for the parade which will start at High Noon. The Raffle Drawing with many Door Prizes will be held on Sunday afternoon at 3:00 at Four Seasons.
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