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Kierâš is an Inari Sámi-language on-line weekly that was published for the first time on September 6, 2007. It is published by Anarâškielâ servi and its editor-in-chief is Petter Morottaja. The newspaper is published once a week and offers news, announcements and current topics in Inari Sámi to its readers. The Society for the Promotion of Sámi Culture donated money to cover the costs of running the magazine before the society disbanded in 2007. The Cultural Division of the Sámi Parliament in Finland has awarded the newspaper a publication grant for 2008.[1]

According to the editor-in-chief, the weekly has a circulation of 65.


  1. ^ "Saamelaiskäräjien kulttuurilautakunta on jakanut vuoden 2008 saamelaisen kulttuurimäärärahan" (PDF) (in Finnish). Saamelaiskäräjät. February 10, 2008. Retrieved January 18, 2008.[dead link]

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