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Deck the halls: Kuopio hoists 20-meter tall Christmas tree

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas - at least in Kuopio. The eastern city brought a giant 20-meter Christmas tree to the town...

Kuopio sword attack suspect transferred to Hämeenlinna Prison hospital

The only suspect in October's deadly sword attack at a Kuopio school has been transferred to Hämeenlinna Prison hospital for further treatment. Twenty-four-year old Joel Marin...

Kuopio sword attack: police looking at new charges for suspect

The National Bureau of Investigations NBI says it is considering more charges for the suspect in a sword attack in Kuopio in early October...

Kuopio sword attack: no action against police for using firearms

Police officers in Kuopio who shot a sword-wielding attacker at a college in early October won't face any further investigations. Prosecutor Heidi Savurinne was involved in...

Ukrainian woman confirmed killed in Kuopio attack as suspect remanded in...

The National Bureau of Investigations confirms that the woman killed on Tuesday in Kuopio by a sword-wielding attacker was a Ukrainian citizen. The woman, born...

Kuopio update: police question suspect over college sword attack

The National Bureau of Investigations says it's already questioned the only suspect in Tuesday's sword attack at Savo Vocational College in Kuopio that left...

Kuopio latest: flags flying at half staff, and shopping centre re-opens

Finnish flags are flying at half staff around the country today, as a mark of respect for the victims of Tuesday's sword attack in...

Police: motive for Kuopio sword attack is still not clear

The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) says there's no clear motive yet for a sword attack in Kuopio on Tuesday afternoon that left one...

Police find incendiary devices at home of Kuopio sword attack suspect

Police say they've found incendiary devices at the home of the only suspect in a Tuesday afternoon sword attack which killed one woman and...

DEVELOPING: 1 dead, 10 injured in Kuopio college sword attack

One person is dead and at least ten injured after a sword attack at a college in Kuopio. One of those wounded in the...