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The arms were officially granted on June 30, 1961.
The arms show an elk-antler, as elk are common in the region. Also, in stone age images found in the region elk antlers were already shown, making them a symbol of the long inhabitation of the area. The wavy division line symbolises the many lakes in the municipality.
and acquisition of new heraldic material
Literature : Andersson, 1994; image from Wikipedia (author Lokal Profil)