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Christmas is about togetherness, so says one Santa


Did you know Santa lives in Pine River?

Everyone knows that Santa goes incognito during the off season and he is known by many names. In Pine River, he flies under the radar as mild-mannered local, Shawn Michael. If you doubt him, he’ll gladly show you his authentic North Pole driver’s license or the tattoo of Rudolph’s grandpa, Randolph.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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