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Ho! Ho! Ho! Hundreds of Lafayette residents turn out for Santa Day

Lee Zion • Lafayette Nicollet Ledger Everybody lines up to see Santa, shown here at upper left, when he visited Lafayette on Dec. 11.   There was singing; there were candies. There were doughnuts; there were gift bags for the children. There were hundreds of people. But most importantly, there was Santa. The city of…

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Hanska Furniture Holds Annual Holiday Open House

Each year Hanska Furniture & Floor Covering owners Darlene and Steve Odegard and their employees put out a spread during their two day annual Holiday Open House, held this year on Dec. 7 and 8, in appreciation of their customers. The business is known for its quality products at fair prices and wonderful, small town…

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Let There Be Christmas Lights!

Kim Crowley holds a string of lights while her husband, Bill Crowley, carefully places them on the large evergreen tree located in Veteran’s Memorial Park at the southeast corner of Benzel Avenue and Main Street. Using their own boom truck, the couple has been beautifying this tree each winter with Christmas lights for many years,…

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