Topic: finlandia woes

Finlandia Association's finances in much better shape after near collapse

The Finlandia Association in Thunder Bay has returned from the brink of financial collapse in much better shape than it was a month ago, according to the organization's treasurer.

Thunder Bay's Hoito Restaurant could close

Thunder Bay's Finlandia Association is more than $700,000 in debt, its treasurer says, meaning that it –including the landmark Hoito Restaurant – is in danger of closing.

Thunder Bay's Hoito in pictures

With the future of Thunder Bay's Hoito restaurant uncertain, CBC Thunder Bay gathers some of your social stories surrounding this iconic restaurant and hall.

Hoito Restaurant a Thunder Bay 'landmark', tourism manager says

Thunder Bay would lose a "culinary and cultural landmark" if the Hoito Restaurant is unable to survive the current financial woes at the Finlandia Association, says the city's tourism manager Paul Pepe.

Tapiola ski trail property in Thunder Bay may be sold

The head coach at the Thunder Bay national cross country skiing development centre says it would be a shame to lose the Tapiola ski area.

Finlandia fundraiser aims to preserve Thunder Bay 'cultural hub'

Younger generations need to rally behind an important piece of local history, a 21-year-old woman behind a crowdfunding campaign for the Finlandia Association says.