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December 9, 2018
Susan and Allen Schmidt, owners of Love Lake Christmas Trees, stand in front of a blue spruce Sunday, Dec. 2 -- the first tree they planted 32 years ago. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
The last Christmas: Love Lake Trees to close
December 9, 2018 - 1:25pm
December 6, 2018
Breanna Zepper, right, of Cupkie Christmas Village, helps Katie Pinke choose a "kissing ball" and garland for holiday decorations. Derek Fletcher / Forum News Service
Pinke: Visit Cupkie Christmas Village for a family tree farm experience
December 6, 2018 - 3:23pm
December 1, 2018
Flocked trees have the appearance of freshly fallen snow like this collection from Baker Garden & Gift in Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
Growing Together: Making the choice between real and artificial Christmas trees
December 1, 2018 - 7:30am
November 16, 2018
Officials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources harvested a balsam fir tree to decorate the Governor's Residence for the holiday season. The tree came from the Nemadji State Forest near Duluth.  Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Minnesota governor’s mansion Christmas tree ‘absolutely gorgeous’
November 16, 2018 - 7:22pm
One of the many decorated Christmas trees on display at the Festival of Trees in 2013 at the Fargodome. Forum News Service file photo
What you might not know about the Christmas tree
November 16, 2018 - 7:36am
September 20, 2018
Volunteers, donations needed for Parade of Trees event
September 20, 2018 - 2:30pm
September 1, 2018
Don Ramberg, owner of Fairfield Tree Farm in Pine City, Minn., examines a Christmas tree inside the Agriculture Horticulture building at the Minnesota State Fair on Tuesday, Aug. 28. The tree, grown in Grey Eagle, Minn., is on display as part of an annual Fair showcase of Minnesota-grown Christmas trees. Ryan Faircloth / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Which Christmas tree best fits you? Find out now
September 1, 2018 - 5:29pm
December 2, 2017
All Season's Garden Center's Scott Kiel checks out a Fraser fir in the Christmas tree section of the local nursery. Kiel says that the Fraser firs are the most popular of the Christmas trees that they sell. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Thin tidings: Christmas tree supply tightening as demand increases
December 2, 2017 - 8:16am
January 13, 2017
Joseph Edminster entered a guilty plea Friday to one count of theft of government property before U.S. District Court Judge Wilhelmina M. Wright in St. Paul. After taking the tree tops, Edminster would sell them to wholesalers for use as Christmas decorations, a news release stated. Since 2008, Edminster stole at least $24,199.50 worth of spruce tops from federal land. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Man admits stealing thousands of spruce tree tops from national forest
January 13, 2017 - 10:37pm
November 18, 2016
Christmas tree farms anticipate healthy trees, strong sales, Many to open Thanksgiving weekend
November 18, 2016 - 7:36pm