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December 12, 2017
Maybe exchanging gifts isn't even a part of that. If not, great. Bake cookies, watch holiday movies, go skating, put a cute Christmas puzzle together. Just be with your family. Illustration
Cheesehead Chatter: Don't stress about Christmas
December 12, 2017 - 6:00am
November 26, 2017
Faith: Give thanks and a gift from your heart
November 26, 2017 - 4:00am
November 20, 2017
Since 2003, with the help of more than 60,000 volunteers, Be a Santa to a Senior—an important holiday program for Brainerd lakes area seniors—has provided over 2 million gifts.
Be a Santa to a senior
November 20, 2017 - 11:00am
December 7, 2016
For those sending Christmas gifts by mail this year, U.S. Post Office workers recommend early shipping to make sure gifts arrive on time. Googlemaps screenshot
Holiday shopping leads to holiday shipping: Mail gifts early to ensure timely arrival
December 7, 2016 - 9:47am
November 30, 2016
Christmas for Kids reaches out to local families: Signup deadlines are approaching
November 30, 2016 - 9:43am
November 24, 2016
Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
Volunteer Peggy Johnson helps Lily Nickel, of Nisswa, pick out and wrap presents at Children's Shop Day Saturday, Nov. 19, at Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes.
Children's Shop Day draws local kids
November 24, 2016 - 8:42am