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A letter from Santa

December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

Hello Annie,
Ho, ho, ho! Greetings from the North Pole!
Thank you so much for taking time to write me a letter. I really enjoyed it.
Thanks for the reminder to say “Merry Christmas and to all a good night” when I visit you on Christmas. That w…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A letter from Santa

December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

Hello Annie,
Ho, ho, ho! Greetings from the North Pole!
Thank you so much for taking time to write me a letter. I really enjoyed it.
Thanks for the reminder to say “Merry Christmas and to all a good night” when I visit you on Christmas. That w…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Omdahl: Yes, Virginia, there still is a Santa Claus

December 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

In 1897 — 116 years ago — 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon asked her father if there was a Santa Claus. He passed the buck to the editors of the New York Sun, where veteran newsman Francis Church responded with an editorial called “Yes, Virginia,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Omdahl: Yes, Virginia, there still is a Santa Claus

December 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

In 1897 — 116 years ago — 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon asked her father if there was a Santa Claus. He passed the buck to the editors of the New York Sun, where veteran newsman Francis Church responded with an editorial called “Yes, Virginia,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

App aims to keep up with Santa on Christmas Eve

December 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Children eager to track Santa Claus on his annual yuletide journey to homes across the world can download a new mobile app from theNorth American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD). Continue Reading

New version of classic book features Santa giving up pipe tobacco

December 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

This is the year the man in red gave up pipe tobacco, at least in a new book version of “Twas the Night Before Christmas” that has received attention from some lofty corners, including the American Library Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Continue Reading

NORAD’s Santa trackers having record holiday

December 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Santa’s piling up more than presents this year. The big man’s trackers at NORAD say Santa Claus is breaking records on social media and by old-fashioned telephone this Christmas Eve. Continue Reading

Santa trackers stand by for another big day

December 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Santa already is piling up big numbers on social networking sites this season, so the volunteer Santa-trackers at NORAD were bracing for tens of thousands of calls and emails when their operations center goes live Friday. Continue Reading

Do you believe in Santa? Poll shows how many of us do

December 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Why do kids believe a chubby guy in a flying sleigh can deliver joy across America? Because their parents do. A whopping 84 percent of grown-ups were once children who trusted in Santa’s magic, and lots cling to it still. Continue Reading

Santa Claus to be in Letcher Saturday

December 6, 2011 in The Daily Republic

LETCHER Santa Claus will be at the Letcher Community Center from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Dec. 10. Continue Reading