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GALLERY: Winter feeding attracts Finland’s small birds

It's that time of year when all the leaves have fallen from the trees, the hedgerows are looking bare, and you might be able...

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...

Autumn cold record temperature smashed – again!

The record for the coldest autumn temperature recorded so far this year has been smashed, for the second time this week! The temperature in Enontekiö...

Winter speed limits come into force this week

The transition to winter speed limits will begin throughout Finland on Tuesday. It means that driving speeds are reduced on most motorways and highways. Winter speeds...

First snow of the year for Jyväskylä, Kuopio and Helsinki

If you need a sign that winter is coming, the first snow of the year should be a good indication. Meteorologists reported snow falls on...

One hundred days until Christmas – summer is definitely over!

If you're keeping count - and we are - there's just 100 days to go until Christmas. The heart of Finland's Christmas industry is in...

WATCH: Border Guard rescues Akita puppy from unsafe ice

A helicopter rescue crew from the Border Guard has received thanks from a woman, after they saved her 10-month old Akita puppy from unsafe...

WATCH: Polar bear play time at Ranua Wildlife Park

The rest of the country might be enjoying the first signs of spring, but at Ranua Wildlife Park in Lapland there's still plenty of...

Weekend weather: get ready for rain

The temperature's rising this weekend, and snow turns to slush in many parts of the country as rain moves in as well. According to the...

Weekend weather: more snow in the forecast

A snow blizzard coming on Sunday could bring more than 15cm of snow to many parts of the country, with some warming temperatures as...