Category Archives: Ihmiset

Väinö Valtonen: Hirvi-Simuna haasteen voittaja

This story is about a former school teacher Väinö Valtonen, who is the winner of one of the tasks assigned by Hoytamo.com, where local people were asked to express their memories or feelings concerning a local hunter legend: Hirvi-Simuna. Väinö &...

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Nuoret Höytämöstä: ihanan rauhallinen paikka

Because there was earlier a story about youngsters in Höytämö in the 1960s and 70s, there was a demand to also cover a little bit the topic of youngsters today. This story introduces three young people that are in the … Continue reading &ra...

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Kalle Nieminen: Ulkovalotoimikunta toi valot Höytämöntielle

This story is about a retired factory worker Kalle Nieminen, who built a home in Höytämö after the Second World War. Nieminen lives currently in the next village from Höytämö. He sold his house to Jarmo Suutari, who is the … Continue rea...

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Tässä he ovat – Suuren hiihtohaasteen voittajat!

A sports challenge was annouced to all Höytämö residents in the beginning of this project. The mission was to get people to ski 200 times to the next village and back. A small notebook was hung at the other end … Continue reading →...

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Höytämön nuorisoa 60-70-luvulta

Hoytamo.com managed to get together a group of men that lived their youth in Höytämö in the 1960’s and 70’s. Some old photographs were also found and retaken in the very same permises as back then. These ”boys” share many &...

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Matti Valkama: höytämöläinen jo 20-luvulta

Matti Valkama is a native from Höytämö and born in the 1920s. He gave a long interview with many memories from his childhood when there were only few houses in Höytämö. Also another local Mikko Nurminen, who is a retired … Continue readi...

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Marjaana Oksanen: Paunu on osa Höytämöä

This story was one of the most popular ones. Marjaana Oksanen spent her childhood years in Höytämö and on the Höytämö lake and in this story she opens up some very interesting memories of the area. Näillä kulmilla jo 1950-luvulta … Con...

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Martti Hartman: Höytämön sijainti idyllinen

The first personage strory was of Martti Hartman, the chairman of the Hötämö residents association. We went winter fishing together. Yksi osio hoytamo.comia käsittelee Höytämössä asuvia ihmisiä. Aloitan tämän juttusarjan Höytämön omakot...

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