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Holiday tree for governor harvested from Chengwatana State Forest

  • Associated Press
  • November 16, 2012 - 7:33 AM

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Here's a sign that the holiday season is right around the corner.

On Friday, staff from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Conservation Corps of Minnesota will harvest a 65-foot spruce tree in the Chengwatana State Forest near Pine City. The tree is headed for the governor's official residence in St. Paul.

KNSI radio ( http://tinyurl.com/abnojj3) says the holiday tree will be set up at the governor's residence Monday morning. Last year's tree also came from the Chengwatana State Forest.

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Information from: KNSI-AM, http://www.1450knsi.com

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