Creswell crossing Finnish line in ’22

CRESWELL – The Finnish are coming, the Finnish are coming!

Hey, that’s news that’s worth shouting from the streets. 

Finland’s track team plans to stay in Creswell throughout the 2022 World Athletics Championships from July 15-24 in Eugene. Dr. Lonn Robertson, a retired dentist who now runs marathons and trains other runners, says hosting Finland’s team is a win-win for the community.

They are expected to arrive on July 5, thereby avoiding all the Fourth of July fanfare. 

“The athletes will be . . .