The Finnish American Reporter is a monthly, English-language journal featuring articles and news reports of interest to Finns across North America, in Finland and around the world. Established in 1986, it is the largest and most widely-circulated newspaper for Finns in North America.

The Finnish American Reporter has no political or denominational affiliation and welcomes well-written articles representing any aspect of Finnish culture, politics or religion. The Finnish American Reporter provides a national network for announcements of Finnish events in the United States and Canada.

Monthly features in the Finnish American Reporter include: columnists, genealogy, history, sports and more. Current news reports from Finland and across North America keep the Finnish community connected, despite great distances.

Numerous FAR subscribers are active supporters of the paper — submitting articles, regional news, calendar events and photographs for publication. To join the growing number of participating FAR subscribers, click on the links above. Submissions can also be sent by mail.



The Finnish American Reporter is currently operating under COVID-19 restrictions, and our staff often works remotely. Until further notice, we ask subscribers, contributors, and visitors to call or email in advance of a visit to determine how we may best serve your needs.  Contact information for FAR staff can be found HERE.

We are sorry for the inconvenience, but we remain committed to serving the greater Finnish-American community.


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