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Supplement to the Central Wisconsin Shopper


Tuesday, December 22, 2015

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Letters to Santa

2 Tuesday, December 22, 2015


Dear Santa,
I can do the Thomas puzzle now. This year I would
like the Hot Wheels Ultimate Garage. I love you
Santa. I love your reindeer.
Dylan Freund, Age 3, Marathon

Dear Santa,
I would like an iPod for Christmas! Thank you.
Jacob Schmidt, Age 6, Loyal
Dear Santa,
How are your reindeer doing? Thank you for
bringing presents. I would like a Terrain Twister
remote control vehicle. And my sister Caitlin wants
American Girl stuff. I will leave carrots and cookies.
Have a good Christmas.
Carson Folz, Age 6, Colby

Dear Mr. Claus,


I would like to have Anna, Elsa and Hans dolls.
Also, I would like some sunglasses with Anna from
Frozen and also the color blue. Another cool thing
that I would like for Christmas is a tea party set.
Thank you.
Rylee Carr, Age 5, Colby

Dear Santa,
I would like anything that is big, especially farming
toys, please. But also the little toys that are on my
Christmas list, please. Thank you.
Love, Quade Fuhrman Age 5, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Will you bring me some arts and crafts things for
Christmas? I would like some playdough sets.
I would like some Shopkins to play with. I would
also like some scarves to wear. I would really like a
Barbie house. Thank you.
Keltie Will, Age 7, Curtiss

Dear Santa,
Barbie camper, Barbie, 4 Monster High girls, tablet,
bouncy chair, cool snow thing, tire swing, food for
my oven maker, pretend food, mermaid thing, Little
Pet Shop airplane, Shopkins and Littlest Pet Shop.
Jaelyn Janssen, Age 8, Marathon

Dear Santa,
I would like you to bring me some toys like a Barbie
house and some Shopkins play sets. Please bring
me whatever else you think I might like.
Kinsley Will, Age 5, Curtiss

Dear Santa,
This is what I would like for Christmas: Captain
America 1, Iron Man 1, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3,
Black Widow 1 (for Jaelyn) and Frankenstein toy.
Thank you!
Levi Janssen, Age 5, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Thank you Santa for the gifts last year. This year I
would like art supplies.
Love Emma Krautkramer, Age 5, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the hunting game last year. This year
I want a kids motorcycle you can ride, please. And
a helmet, please because I like to ride my bike, I
might want those! Thank you.
Love, Cassius Ninabuck, Age 7, Marathon

Dear Santa,
I want a peeing baby for Christmas. Thanks. And a
little Santa like my grandpa. I want a Santa because
Santa is his. I love Santa because hes nice. I want
a talking bird.
Kyra Fryman, Age 6, Greenwood

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my toys last year. I would like a Care
Bear stuffed animal. Any Care Bear except the
grumpy one. Thank you.
Carlee Holte, Age 6, Marathon

Dear Mr. Claus,


I lost my tooth! And for Christmas I wanted a teddy
bear, a hat, a watch and a flower in a small vase if
you have flower in a vase.
Yoang Fong, Age 8, Marathon

Dear Mr. Claus,


For Christmas I want lots of Shopkins. I also want
lots of crafts. I want some finger paints and some
of that thick stuff that I painted on at Tonys and
Brynns. I also want some more origami.
Madison Meyer, Age 8, Unity

Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the nice gifts. Please bring
pajamas for my baby and a baby with teeth so I
can brush them.
Love, Annika Schley, Age 7, Loyal

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Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Monster truck set. This year I
would like a cow trailer and an Ironman set. What is
your favorite cookie?
Koltyn, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my log truck and skid steer. This year
I would like a farm set with a Harvestore silo. What
do you feed your reindeer?
Arison, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Are your reindeer okay? Does Rudolph really have
a red nose? Can I please have a skateboard and a
guitar. Also a remote control truck would be cool.
Oh, and a really big bouncy ball please.
Thank you, Noah Bell, Age 7, Athens

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Bratz doll. This year I would like
a Hello Kitty that sings and a pink, fuzzy polar bear.
Can I touch your beard?
Violet, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Santa,
How old are you? I like your reindeer. Could I
please have a baby doll, Littlest Pet Shops, Barbies
and nail polish and a hair brush and hair pieces.
Thank you, Breonna Bell, Age 5, Athens

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my snowboard! I really like it! This
year I would llike a watch and Spiderman stuff. How
do you watch us to see if we are naughty or nice?
Brayson, Age 4-1/2, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Santa,
I want pet shops, Barbies, baby dolls please.
Mariah Bell, Age 3, Athens

Dear Santa,
Thank you for all my gifts. This year I would like an
Elsa outfit. Do you have friends that come over to
help make presents?
Lilah, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Mr. Claus,


For Christmas I want little guys and a gator and a
cabin that looks like Peissigs. I also want a camper
with four dirt bikes and guys with a helmet. I want
a pontoon. I also want a blue jet ski. I also want a
red jet ski.
Tate Meyer, Age 4, Unity

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my pillow unicorn. This year I would
like a baking set and a Frozen Lego set. I like your
reindeer because they like to fly!
Mallory, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon

Santa,
For Christmas I would like a bow and arrow and an
Elsa doll. Thank you.
Kennedy Hoernke, Age 5, Edgar
Dear Santa,
Elsas Musical Snow wand and a Princess dress
up box.
Thank you.
Trinity Hoernke, Age 4, Edgar
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Legos. This year I would like
trucks.
Knox, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my house. This year I would like a
Barbie camper. Why do you have glasses?
Paige, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Thank you for all my gifts. This year I would like a
Paw Patrol bed.
Reed, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my John Deere tractor. This year I
would like a bike. How do your reindeer fly?
Brexton, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for all my toys. This year I would like
a real dog and a talking bird. If I dont eat all the
cookies in my house will you snitch them?
Elsie, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my baby doll. This year I would like
a Monster High doll. How do your elves make all
those toys?
Lorelei, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon

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Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa,
I would want a Switch And Go Dino, a remote
controlled car and a Transformer. How are your
reindeer doing? How are you doing?
Yours truly, Rolyn Hopperdietzel, Age 7, Colby
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Barbie dolls. I would like a toy
wheel scooter and I would like a Littlest Pet Shop
house and pet and the little girl that goes with the
house.
Julianna Wright, Age 7, Marathon
Dear Santa,
I would like a big Elsa doll. Also an American World
doll. We were good this year.
Abby Falkowski, Age 6, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the E that is in my room. I would like
an IPhone 6S and a IPod and all the Shopkins form
season 1-3 and all the Monster High dolls.
Elayne, Age 8, Marathon
Hello Santa,
I would like a nursery called My Very Own Nursery.
Or On the Go Stroller. They both are from Fleet
Farm. I also want Shopkins.
Alyssa Marie Mathwich, Age 8, Wausau
Dear Santa,
I want a Frozen chapter book, Frozen Olaf stuffed
animal, American Girl clothes, Elsa gloves, a stuffed
unicorn, Barbies, baby doll and stroller. How are
the reindeer doing? Thank you for the presents.
Brooke Hall, Age 6, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Can I have a SIM card for Christmas, please. Santa,
can I have Pokemon cards for Christmas, please.
Santa, can I please have a phone for Christmas.
Can I have a remote control car that can go faster
than 160 mph.
Ethan Lotzer, Age 8, Marathon

Dear Mr. Claus,


I really liked the hair dye you gave to me and my
sister last year. This year I really want a Chromebook
so I can do Study Island and do lots of quizzes. I
also would like a puppy (a real one). Anyways, how
is Rudolph, because my sister Aubrey is playing his
song on the piano. How are the reindeer?
Love, Caly, Age 8, Marathon
Dear Santa,
I would like Ty Aniamls, books, a toy fox, movies,
toy planes and toy cats.
Sawyer Berens, Age 6, Wausau

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 3

Dear Santa,
I want a truck that has a pedal and a four-wheeler
with a pedal and a Ford F250.
Hunter, Age 6, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Thank you for giving me a look alike doll. I really
want an IPod for Christmas. Thank you.
Claire, Age 7, Edgar

Dear Santa Claus,


Thank you for Marley. I love him. This year I want
some more karaoke CDs for my karaoke machine
and a robot Minion and surprise me with more
Minion things. A real puppy but a golden retriever.
A big crossbow like Brooklynns she got for her
birthday. I would love that. Thank you for the
presents.
Love, Leah Dodson, Age 7, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the horse. I like to play with it. I would
like Monster High School. I would like a costume of
Barbie Princess Power. How do your reindeer fly?
Addyson Pietrowski, Age 7, Edgar

Dear Mr. Claus,


Is it cold at the North Pole? Is Rudolph happy? How
have you been? I would like a trampoline, monkey
bars, jewelry, Barbie toys and American Girl look
alike clothing.
Morgan Sorge, Age 6, Athens
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Monster High dolls. I would like
some Shopkins. Thank you.
Sam, Age 7, Marathon
Dear Santa,
I really want a big Hot Wheels garage and a Packers
& Seahawks football figure and a Star Wars color
book.
Nicholas Falkowski, Age 7, Marathon
Dear Santa,
I want a drone, a football tee, Inside Out movie,
Goosebumps movie, 50 inch TV, a pack of
sunflower seeds and a pumpkin spice Sscentsy.
Quillan Kunkel, Age 6, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Monster High dolls last year. I
would like some Shopkins. Two sets would be fine.
I would like a green light saber. The one that makes
sound. Have a great Christmas.
Halle L., Age 8, Merrill

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Love blooms within our hearts and touches our souls in


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Letters to Santa

4 Tuesday, December 22, 2015


Dear Santa,
I want an American Girl doll. I would like a remote
controlled kitty. How are you doing and how are
your reindeer? Please dont eat all the cookies!
Watch out for our dog, Dunkyn!
Love, Myra Hopperdietzel, Age 4, Colby
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the drawing supplies and the candy
last year. I enjoyed the drawing supplies. This year
can I have some hunting supplies and a pellet gun
with some BBs?
Yours truly, Seth Hopperdietzel, Age 9, Colby
Dear Santa,
This is my first Christmas. I am only going to be 5
months this Christmas. I mainly need sleepers for
Christmas.
Sawyer Schmidt, Age 5 months, Medford
Dear Santa,
How are you doing Santa? Can I please get a new
tablet? Also Ninja Turtles or Minecraft games. This
year I am in 1st grade and doing petty good, Mom
started a new job, so different hours that I enjoy
since I get to spend lots of time after school with
her.
Serenity Walters, Age 6, Athens

Dear Santa,
How are you and Mrs. Claus? This year I had some
changes happen, my big sister started school, and
my mom started doing in-home day care, also a
new baby cousin. I would say I have been a good
girl through this all. Thank you for the toys last year,
the Little People sets are still one of my favorite toys
to play with. I would like Minnie/Mickey Mouse toys
or Thomas the Train toys.
Emma Schmidt, Age 2-1/2, Athens
Dear Santa,
How are you doing? This year my mom and dad
had another baby girl, so still the only boy other
than my dad. I would like a Minecraft game, some
army toy figures and some art stuff, I enjoy drawing.
Brock Beaty, Age 6-1/2, Athens
Dear Santa,
How are the reindeer doing? I started Pre-K and
I am enjoying it. Also have a new baby sister at
home. I would like princess toys, Barbies and
maybe Legos.
Lauren Beaty, Age 5, Athens

Dear Santa,
How are your elves doing? Thank you for the
presents last year, I really like the My Little Pony
castle that you got me. This year I started prekindergarten and I am really enjoying it. This year I
would like Barbies, Paw Patrol toys and I still want
My Little Pony toys.
Trinity Cornwall, Age 5, Athens
Dear Santa,
How are the reindeer? This year I started a new day
care and have been having lots of fun with others
that are my age. I am asking for Minnie/Mickey
Mouse and Paw Patrol toys.
Kassedey Shug, Age 2-1/2, Athens
Dear Santa,
What I want for Christmas is a real crossbow and
a computer and Lego Minecraft and thank you for
doing the work. How are your reindeer doing? I also
want 3DS, the games for the 3DS are Pokemon.
P.S. Whats your favorite team for football? How do
you get around the world?
Love, Reed, Age 7, Marathon

Dear Santa,
How are the elves doing? Im no longer the baby,
Mom and Dad had a baby girl this past September.
So trying to get used to that. I would like Pooh
Bear movies, dress up toys and some blocks for
building.
Briana Beaty, Age 2-1/2, Athens
Dear Santa Claus,
Thank you for the battle ship last year. This year I
would like a IPod. I would like some Shopkins too.
I love you Santa. You are so nice. I would like some
Geronimo Stilton books. Is it fun making toys? Do
you have to teach the reindeer how to fly? Santa,
how do you get the letter?
Danica, Age 7
Dear Santa,
I would like an American Girl doll, razor scooter, art
supplies, the real Cinderella movie, clothes, Legos,
puzzles and games. Thank you for all my presents
last year. I will leave cookies and milk for you. Merry
Christmas!
Rylea Busscher, Age 5, Marshfield

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Dear Santa,
This is my first Christmas but I have lots of siblings
that know what this is all about. I dont need much
for toys, maybe a few soft books.
Cassidy Beaty, Age 3 months, Athens
Dear Santa,
My name is Abby. I want a movie called Home
Alone. I liked the stuff that you gave me last year. I
think you are a good Santa because I liked the stuff
you gave me for Christmas last year.
Abby Borchardt, Age 9, Edgar
Dear Santa Claus,
I would like a dress, purse, diary that has my name
on it, locket, bracelet, phone, fashion book, BFF
book, Barbie chapter book. Thank you.
Love, Arianna, Age 7, Colby
Dear Mr. Claus,
My name is Kelly Heron. I would like to get some
loom bands, some dolls, like Baby Alive, and some
hair stuff and some arts and crafts.
Kelly Heron, Age 12, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
1. Casa con cosina una Barbie.
2. Libro para di busar
Lurex Garcia Sous, Age 5, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the gifts I have received since I
turned 4. I hope to get a camera and a computer
this year. I promise I will be good.
Madison Passehl, Age 7, Marathon
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a Zoomer Puppy and
little Santa hanging earrings with a Zoomer Kitty.
I also want the Girl Scout mini backpack and bear
earrings.
P.S. I also want a Sew Cute sewing machine.
Love, Paige Blount, Age 10, Marathon
Here is my special message to Mr. Claus,
I am studying 4K, and this Christmas will you bring
me a number 9 for snow boots and a mattress or
sleeping suit Oberol for this cold winter? If you
cannot bring me anything but, thank you very
much to make my life every year at Christmas.
Kaydence Cruz, Age 5, Colby

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Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa,
Do your elves work every day? I love you. May I
please have an iPad?
Love, Summer, Age 7, St. Anthony School, Loyal

Dear Santa,
How are you. Please get me a La La Loopsy potty
time.
Love, Ava, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary

Dear Santa,
Are you, Mrs. Claus, Rudolph and the elves busy?
Thank you for the gifts last year. This year I want a
a Chubby Puppy, Magic Pen and coloring books.
Thank you for making my friends happy. I love you.
Love, Leia, Age 8, St. Anthony School, Loyal

Dear Santa,
How are you doing? Thank you for the presents you
gave me. Please get me 10 puppies and a robot.
How is Rudolph and Dancer? Merry Christmas.
Love, Mykayla, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary

Dear Santa,
How are you doing? I like a hang glider. I love
Santa.
Love, Serenity, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are you doing? Please give me a helicopter
with a remote control. Merry Christmas!
Carson, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are you? I want a Barbie house and I want a
toy cape that is pink and purple and I want a cape
for my baby brother. I want a school house.
Love Kaylee Ann Zettler, 1st Grade, Athens
Elementary
Hola Santa Claus,
Para esta nabidad. Fue ero fui me traigus 2 Barbies.
Una cosina para mis Barbies, un carito para las
Barbies, unas votas para la niebe iuna charmara
unas su patiyas para las Barbies y unos vestidos y
una mesu ok grasias Santa Claus. Bye bye.
Natasha Elizando, Age 5, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
How are you? Thank you for the presents you gave
me last year. Please get me a toy pistol and a TV
for my room.
Love, Kyle, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
I love you. Can you get me a snowmobile? And I
want a remote control car that launches a helicopter
and a robot and a boat and a three-wheeler and a
four-wheeler. I want a rocket and a school and a
smart board, a TV in my room and a cookie.
Dillan, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are you doing? Is Rudolphs nose still
glowing? I loved the presents you gave me. I loved
the Flutterbye fairy. Please can I have two puppies
next year? Merry Christmas!
Delaney, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents last year. I want a
remote control truck.
Love, Riley, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 5

Dear Santa,
How is Mrs. Claus?
Thank you for making toys. May I have a logging
truck? Thank you, Santa.
Love, Skyler, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are the reindeer doing? Have Blitzen and
Cupid been good? Would you let me be one of
your elves? Santa, how are you doing? How is
Mrs. Claus, Dancer and Prancer? Thank you for the
presents. Merry Christmas, Santa!
Love, Eli, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are you doing? I love you, Santa. Thank you for
the presents you gave me. Please send me books,
paper and a robot. Merry Christmas. Have a good
new year. Thank you. How are your reindeers?
Love your friend, Karly, 1st Grade, Athens
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Ive been very good this year. I like going to school.
For Christmas would you please bring me a farm
set and a Cat Express train set! I like doing puzzles
too! Ill leave cookies for you, an apple for Rudolph.
Kodi Werner, Age 4, Edgar
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents last year. Im a big
brother now and I love my little brother, Sawyer. I
still like John Deere tractors, play dough and big
trucks. I will leave pumpkin bars for you and the
reindeer.
Cashten Beran, Age 3, Edgar

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Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents last year. I wlll make
and set up cookies and milk. I like Shopkins, also
Sweet Tarts and Nerds, mobile home, Sparkleezs
Legos, construction playset, post pack wall art kit,
Shopkins supermarket, game Spin and Ride Pups.
Rebecca Lynn Werner, Age 9, Edgar

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Dear Santa,
How are you doing? I love you so much. Please
send me a pistol, an Xbox One, a Logo sea cow
from the Lego movie and a bin of snacks.
Cole, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary

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I love you so much! Thank you for last years
presents. I want Minion Legos and dollars and
papers.
Love, Dakota, 1st Grade, Athens Elementary

With warm wishes for a


Merry Christmas along with heartfelt
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Wishing all our


customers the joy and
happiness that comes
with the season!
We look
forward to
doing
business
with you in
the new
year.

Dear Santa,
I want a dirt bike and a RC General Lee car. I really
want a dirt bike. We dont have one and it goes offroad. And a skateboard, Dad ran it over with the
Envoy and a toy taxi from Fleet Farm.
Your friend, Jordan Rauen, Age 9, Marathon

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Dear Santa,
My Grammy is writing this for me, Im only 4 weeks
old. My big brother is Cash, who loves me a lot. I
sleep a lot and cry sometimes. All I need is diapers,
a bottle and snuggling.
Sawyer Beran, Age 4 weeks, Edgar

Letters to Santa

6 Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings

Dear Santa,
How is Rudolph doing? I cant wait for presents.
I want a dirt bike. I want to work for you when Im
older. I love you, Santa.
Gauge, Age 8, St. Anthony School, Loyal
Dear Santa,
Thank you for coming to my house. How is
Rudolph? This year I would like a Big-Eye stuffed
animal. Can one of your elves come to my house
like last year? I love you, Santa.
Love, Anna, Age 8, St. Anthony School, Loyal
Dear Santa,
How are you doing, Santa? How are the elves and
Rudolph? Are you feeling well? This year I want a
Super Mario 3D World.
Love, Mike, Age 7, St. Anthony School, Loyal
Dear Santa,
How is Rudolph? For Christmas I want a Magic
Eight Ball, a video shot and a game for the Wii.
Your friend, Easton, Age 7, St. Anthony School,
Loyal
Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the presents for all the kids and
families last year. This year could you please bring
me a guitar, a new tablet and a charger. Could you
also bring presents for my brother, sister and mom?
My dogs and cat would also like treats. Thank you.
Kyanna Weiler, Age 5, Colby
Dear Mr. Claus,
My name is Andrew Hirsch. I want a dog and Nerf
guns. I will leave milk and cookies. I hope you like
white milk?
Andrew James Hirsch, Age 9, Abbotsford
Santa,
Can I have a new art box, snow boots, a little table
with chairs (Elsa on it please), and a puzzle with
50 pieces.
Fe, Age 7, Abbotsford

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Dear Santa,
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for this year yet?
Love, Hoyt, Age 7, St. Anthony School, Loyal
Dear Santa,
How is Mrs. Claus doing? I hope you have a jolly
Christmas. I will give you milk and cookies. I heard
you are a saint! I want a Barbie Dream House and
a sewing kit. Thank you.
Love, Lexi, Age 7, St. Anthony School, Loyal

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Dear Santa,
Are the reindeer ready for the long trip around the
world? How is Rudolph? Are the elves working
hard? Happy Birthday Jesus! I hope you bring him
a gift. Please bring me Legos.
Cain, Age 8, St. Anthony School, Loyal

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I love you. You are nice. Do you like Rudolph? May
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Dear Santa,
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Thanks and you see me doing bad thinks but you
see me use nice words and helping people today
and tomorrow and all week I will behave.
Javier Lopez, Age 8, Abbotsford

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Dear Mr. Claus,


I want an Xbox One. Thank you for all the presents
you gave me last year. I would have new shoes.
Irvin, Age 7, Abbotsford

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Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa,
Thank you for the tablet last year. This year for
Christmas I would like a new bike, a Fitbit and
American Girl stuff. I hope you are doing good.
Love, Tatum Bargender, Age 8, Abbotsford
Elementary
Dear Mr. Claus,
Thank you for the Packer shirt. Can I have football
cards, an Aaron Rogers shirt, an iPod, a dog, a
snowmobile and a hover board please!
Love, Emilio Escalera, Age 9, Abbotsford
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for last years present. I want games for
Wii.
Love, Christian Martinez, Age 8, Abbotsford
Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are the reindeer doing? For Christmas I want
a lot of Nerf guns and some Miami Dolphin hats,
shirts, jerseys and sweatshirts. I want some new
PlayStation games.
Love, Grayson Totzke, Age 9, Abbotsford
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the alarm clock last year. This
year I want American Girl stuff and pajamas and
earmuffs. I hope you and Mrs. Claus are doing well.
Your elves must be really tired. My elf is Frisbee.
Hope you are doing well!
Love, Chloe Cihlar, Age 8, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Nerf N-Strike Elite Strong Arm toy
gun. So can I have the Star Wars remote control
X-wing Star Fighter and Millennium Falcon please?
Love, Dwight, Age 9, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the guinea pig harness. I need
a bigger harness. Also I need a new set of
headphones, mine broke. I want a tablet, but my
mom said I need to be older.
Love, Kara Larson, Age 9, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are your deer? Are they hurt, sick or are they
good? I hope you, Mrs. Claus and the elves are
good too. This year I wanta PlayStation 4, a Dallas
Cowboy jersey of Dez Bryant and a pair of Jordan
shoes, it can be any color. But what I really want is
a good Christmas.
Love, Andres Lopez, Age 8, Abbotsford Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the fake bow and arrow. I really want
Under Armour shoes please and I want an iPad 5
and a case, like an owl case, just an iPod with a
case, a Fitbit with all different colors and a Packer
jersey please.
Nevaeh Treankler, Age 8, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are you? Can you bring me a Nerf gun, toy car,
wooden trains and some wooden tracks.
Love, Nathan, Age 9, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thanks for the Wii. This year I would like a real doll
please. One that cries and acts like a real baby.
Love, Anyca Castro-Vega, Age 9, Abbotsford
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the poster last year. This year can I
please have a sleeping bag, the other one is too
small for me. This year can we have an Elf on the
Shelf we never had one before?
Love, Sophie Kulsea, Age 9, Abbotsford Elementary

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 7

Dear Santa Claus,


For Christmas, I want a sturdy box of Sparkle and
Glow Crystals. 100 books of Ready Fredy books,
toy Pixel Pops, the Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Old
School, Reindeer Games, Ruby Reindeer sewing
kit, Ever After, and Secret Staff Only for Girls. I want
Shopkins.
Samira, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I want a tablet because I never had one before. Can
you give one in the tree when its almost December
22? Ill be nice to you Santa Claus. I like you
because I like the presents that you gave me when
I was at first grade. To Santa!
Frank, Age 7, Abbotsford
Dear Santa Claus,
Could you get some toy for my cat, Panser? Santa
Claus, could you get me Shopkins, my Little Pet
bird, Barbie Spin n Ride, My New Born Baby Care
set, baby with nook, On the Go stroller, Yummy
Nummies, supermarket cash register, JJ my
Jumping Pug pet, Valley Ranch pink pickup truck
and trailer horse playset.
Jordan, Age 7, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
What I want for Christmas is a Minecraft Server, an
iPad, a train that I can drive and things that can turn
into diamond and a toy that can make ice cream.
Derian, Age 7, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I want a iPod and a WII U and I want a four-wheeler.
Jose Guerro, Age 8, Curtiss
Dear Mr. Claus,
My name is Nicholas Geiger and I would like a
remote control four-wheeler, dump truck, remote
control car, tractors, race car and football. I promise
to listen to my parents so I can get some nice
things for Christmas. I hope the elves are working
extra hard. I will have cookies and milk set out for
you this year.
Nicholas Geiger, Age 8, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
I would like Zoomer the Dog, Y Flicker Lift, spy
gear, video walkie talkies, cotton candy maker and
a 2-in-1 ice cream maker. Thank you for the gifts
last year.
Love, Kamron Krueger, Age 7

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the new scarf last year. This year can
I please have new clothes, 2 pairs of shoes, a new
bike, 1 pair of snowpants, new boots and a new
hat?
Love, Graciela Medrano, Age 9, Abbotsford
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the cash register. I love it! This year
I want the movie Aladdin and a iPad. I also want
two Monster High dolls that are named Toralei and
Cleo please.
Love, Lynxa Olson, Age 8, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are your reindeer? I want a Barbie and a
dollhouse. I want a Nerf Rebel. I want a cash
register. I want fake money and fake coins. I want
an iPad. I want an American doll. I want pajamas.
Please!
Love, Yulissa Aguilar, Age 8, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa Claus,
I thank you for what you brought me last Christmas
and I hope that this year you bring me everything.
I want to ask for a remote control helicopter, a train
and a suit of Power Rangers. I do not behave very
well but hopefully if you bring me. Angel Fondly,
Luis A. Gonzalez, Age 6, Dorchester

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and bear a son, and she will call His name
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and may glad tidings follow wherever you go this
holiday season. Thank you for visiting us this year.
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Letters to Santa

8 Tuesday, December 22, 2015


Dear Santa,
Can I have a tablet and clothes for my dog? I also
want blocks for construction. I want a unicorn
bed set, unicorn scooter and a tiny house for my
brother and a tumble ball. A knife for my dad, a
curler for my mom.
Emely Mireles, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I want Jordans and a PlayStaion 4, lots of shoes,
my mom a necklace and a Columbia jacket.
Diego Yepez, Age 8, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
I want an iPad and a phone. I want a skateboard or
math books and reading books.
Diego Rojas, Age 8, Abbotsford Elementary

Dear Santa,
Can you get me a new pocket knife, a new baseball
bat? I want a new laptop, Jordan shoes, new Jordan
sweater, new country music CDs and a football tee.
Love, Payton Schrider, Age 8, Abbotsford
Elementary
Dear Santa,
I want math things. I also want a pair of purple
sunglasses. Also a set of Christian CDs of the
Newsboys. Ive been wanting horseback riding
lessons again. I want a horse on a stick. Santa,
how is your reindeer, Rudolph? How is one of your
elves? What is one of their names?
Lily Hoffman, Age 9, Abbotsford

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings

Dear Santa,
What I want for Christmas is a pocket knife. I also
want a gymnastics bed set and a gymnastics chest.
I also want a Under Armour sweater. I dont need all
of this, Im just asking for a little bit. This is the last
thing. I want a football.
Halie Rae VanLuven, Age 9, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I want more books, candy, a small dog, tablet and
a phone.
Angie Chavez, Age 8, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
I want an Xbox, a Monster High doll and a phone.
I want an Easy Bake Oven and a Next Top Villian
Ever After High book.
Lydiah Grace Collopy, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I want a PS4 and Xbox One for Christmas. By the
cookies there will be a page. The circles show what
I want.
Love, Christian Satey, Age 8, Abbotsford
Elementary
Dear Mr. Claus,
I want a pink phone, a purple bike, a Frozen doll
and lots of Barbies. I would like Frozen shoes, also
a trampoline and a dog toy for Flips, and a Peter
Pan toy. Thank you, Mr. Claus. I will have cookies
and milk for you at home.
Julia Alvarado, Age 5, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
For Christmas, I want a desk and computer. I need
a cow lamp please. Santa, bring me a poster, a
puzzle, a new sweatshirt, some curtains, a bowling
ball and rollerskates.
Landen Ploeckelman, Age 9, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I want clothes for my dog and a picture of me and
my sister. I want sweatpants with a cat on it.
Kiara Sundermeyer, Age 8, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
This year for Christmas I would like some fashion
clothes. I would also like a Dallas Cowboys jersey
and a North Face sweatshirt too. How is Mrs. Claus
and how are her cookies? Good?
Sincerely, Adriana Fuentes Rivera, Age 11,
Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
I want to see your reindeer. I think they are so
beautful. I want a bike and Teddy bear and a table
and a another thing I want for Christmas is clothes
and shoes and thats alI I want for Christmas. I want
to see your reindeer they are beautiful and Happy
Christmas, Santa.
Ashley Zamora-Bernal, Age 10, Curtiss
Dear Santa,
I would like PJs, slippers, crafts and Frozen Elsa
song doll.
Reese Lynn Molitor, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I would like a Barbie house and fluffy slippers. I
want the baby bed, baby and crib.
Haylynn Harris, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I hope you are feeling good. I want a trampoline like
my aunt has and I want the things on Grandmas
list from Fleet Farm.
Evan Strack, Age 6, Athens
Dear Santa,
I have been good this year. I want Bionicles. I want
big Bionicles, not the little ones. I want Legos. I
hope your reindeer are ready to fly. Thank you.
Aiden Tasche, Age 6, Marathon Elementary
Dear Santa Claus,
I really want blacktop on our driveway, a skateboard
and an iPod. Have a Merry Christmas.
Alyssa J. Hopfensperger, Unity
Dear Santa,
I think Im on the nice list this year. I would like a
red feed cart for my tractor and a baler. I would also
like some Paw Patrol toys. The Paw Patrol couch
for sure!
Love, Chase Bauman, Age 2, Edgar
Dear Santa,
How are your reindeer doing? I want some Paw
Patrol toys. I want Rescue Bots and cool dinosaurs
and some letters so I can keep learning. I love you!
From, Hudson Ballerstein, Age 5, Stratford
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Barbie. This year I would like a
closet for my Barbie clothes. I love you!
Morgan, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon

Happy Holidays
from everyone at

Marathon Plumbing Service!


It may be cold outside, but our hearts are
warmed by thoughts of the many good people
weve had the privilege to meet and serve.
Merry Christmas and sincere thanks to all of you.

Thank you for your business!


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Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa,
I would like an iPod. If you cant get that I want an
Under Armour sweatshirt and a new football. If I
cant get any of that I want an Xbox.
Rylen Zoellick, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
What I want for Christmas is a TV, Xbox 360, Grand
Theft Auto 5, Lego Friends Emmas House, Lego
Friends Hotel and Under Armour. I have some
questions. How are the reindeer? How is Mrs.
Claus and how are you?
Cortney Kittl, Age 10, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I want a lot of things. A couple of things I want for
Christmas are Black Ops 2, Madden 16, tablet,
new clothes, PS3, Grand Theft Auto 5, a golden
controller and a new cowboy wallet that is leather.
Zach, Age 11, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
All I want is to be with my family! I enjoy eating my
moms and dads delicious food that they prepare.
And Santa, I appreciated the note last year, it was
very beautiful! Happy Merry Christmas!
Brissa, Age 10, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
All I want for Christmas is an automatic scooter.
I also want another pair of Adidas and Jordans. I
also want a electric scooter. That is all I want for
Christmas this year.
Jacky Maganda, Age 11, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
I want to be spoiled with goods, cash so I can be
rich. I want Jordans with gold on them. How is Mrs.
Claus? I hope she is okay Santa. Take care of her
please.
Sincerely, Alejandro Yepez, Age 10, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I want an iPod 5th Generation really bad. I also
want clothes and makeup. But mostly I want an
iPod 5th Generation because theyre awesome.
Another thing I want is books, the Dork Diaries
series. I hope I get them.
Arely Lopez Mireles, Age 10, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
This year for Christmas I want Bear Paw boots,
clothes, a Chicago Bulls jersey and a fuzzy blanket
and a North Face sweatshirt, a horse movie, a
horse stuffed animal and a book that is all about
horses.
Jennifer, Age 11, Curtiss
Dear Santa,
My name is Marcus Bohl. I live in Edgar, Wisconsin.
Thank you for the presents from last year. I hope
you liked the cookies that me and my mom made.
Have a great Christmas, Santa.
Marcus Bohl, Age 11, Edgar
Dear Santa,
I want a gumball machine. I also want a Jordan
hat and Under Armour sweaters, shoes, shirts and
pants. Can I also have an Xbox One?
Daniel Davila, Age 9, Abbotsford

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 9

Dear Santa,
How are you doing? How is Mrs. Claus? I would
like Shopkins and a journal. My sister, Abby, would
like Elmo.
Love, Olivia Ballerstein, Age 6, Stratford
Dear Santa,
I have been good and trying my best at school.
What I would like is toy tools, a remote control
truck, a Smash car and a tractor game. Thank you.
I will leave cookies and milk for you.
Love, Wyatt Tompkins, Age 5, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I have been trying to be good all year. I would like
stuffed horses, a Barbie car, a horse movie and
lots of pretty bows and sparkles. I will be helping
Mommy make yummy cookies for you.
Love, Paige Tompkins, Age 4, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
Are there any penguins at the North Pole? I would
like a pug dog, Ugglys Pet Shop Dirty Dog Wash
Van and other Ugglys toys. Thank you for last
years gifts. I am in the third grade at Abbotsford.
Christian Sanchez Garcia, Age 8, Abbotsford
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my presents last year. Are you and
the reindeer ready for Christmas? This year I would
like an Easy-Bake Oven or a microwave oven. I am
in first grade at Abbotsford.
Andrea Sanchez, Age 6, Abbotsford Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the things you brought me last
year. How are the reindeer doing? This year I
would like a Shopkins ice cream truck and other
Shopkins. I am in 4-K at Abbotsford.
Vanessa Sanchez, Age 4, Abbotsford Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Legos last year. This year I would
like Pokemon cards. Where do you go on vacation?
Brady A., Age 7, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the My Little Pony set! This year I
would like the Elsa and Anna Palace. How is
Rudolph doing?
Velda M, Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Barbie watch. This year I would
like another Barbie watch and Barbie guitar. How
many elves do you have?
Natilee H., Age 7, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the gifts you brought me. This
year I would like some girly Lego sets and a big
dump truck for my brother. What do you do during
the summer?
Sara M., Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the toys you gave me. This year I
would like games for my Wii U.
Levi, Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon

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Letters to Santa

10 Tuesday, December 22, 2015


Dear Santa,
Makeup, jewelry, jewelry box, clothes, games,
princess dress, backpack, doll, dishes, sunglasses,
Play-Doh and tools.
Allyson Blasel, Age 5, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my presents. How are your reindeer?
Do they have magic horns? I have been good. I
would like a striped four-wheeler.
Love, Bowen Graves, Age 4, Abbotsford

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings

Dear Santa,
How have you been? I have been good this year.
For Christmas I would like the characters from Big
Hero Six, a Shark Boy and Lava Girl playset and
the characters from Transformers Rescue Bots.
Thanks.
Love, Lukas Koepke, Age 5, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the toys last year. Can you please
bring me Zoomer Dinosaur and an Ultra T-Rex?
Love, Gunner Graves, Age 7, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
How are your reindeer? How is your kitchen? Could
you please bring me a pretend puppy?
Mallory McCall, Age 3, Spencer
Dear Santa,
I would like WWE Kane and Seth Rollins. Also
Xavior Woods and R-Truth and The Barricade. I
would also like Bubba Ray Dudley. And new boots
(boys). Also a Green Bay Packers shirt, Clinton Dix.
Maverick Butt, Age 8, Edgar
Dear Santa,
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WWE World Heavyweight Championship toy title
belt (2014) and socks.
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Dear Santa Claus,
I want the series of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and a
white diary with colorful flowers on it. Thank you
for all my other toys. I hope you and your reindeer
have a fun and safe ride.
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I want some Legos and the new Jurassic Park
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Dear Santa,
I would love to get Doc McStuffins Pet Vet, some
nice clothes, a new bike, some craft project things,
a doll for my horse, a game Connect Four, and a
magic wand. Thank you.
Love, Maiya Schreiber, Age 4, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
For Christmas this year I would love a toy horse,
doll, dressy boots, underpants, books, a pet vet,
crafts and movies. Thank you.
Love, Ella Marie Schreiber, Age 5, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the things last year but here is what
I want. I would like Air Jordans pair of shoes,
color pencils, a Samsung Galaxy and a diary with
rainbows and puppies on it.
Love, Valeria, Age 9, Abbotsford

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I want a new bike. I want a guitar. I want a really big
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I want a baby. I want a tiger.
Helen Solberg, Age 6, Colby

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Hows Rudolph doing? I want a real horse. Maybe
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I want a Jurassic World PlayStation game. I would
also like two tickets to a Packer game to go with
my dad. Also the newest football game. Thank you.
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Dear Mr. Claus,
I would love a puppy for Christmas. How are your
reindeer? How fast in speed do your reindeer go up
to? How are your elves? Thank you for the presents
I got last year!
Your friend, Hannah T., Age 9, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
Can I have an Xbox, memory card and Metal Gear
3?
Sincerely, Brody Soltow, Age 9, Unity
Dear Santa.
I love getting presents from you, Santa. Are your
reindeer tall or small? For Christmas I want an Elsa
with microphone to sing with Elsa. Ive heard of
all your reindeer. I have heard you have a beard.
Youre the best.
Tiana Voelker, Age 9, Edgar

Dear Santa,
Alia forgot to put a Kindle on her list and I would
like one too. Glitter Hair Barbie, Barbie Airbrush
Designer, Creativity Tub, Yummy Nummies, Olaf
Snowcone Maker, Glow Pad, Crazy Sand, Kinetic
sand, marble run playset and American Girl doll.
Rayna Hamus, Age 9, Colby
Dear Mr. Claus,
I wish I could have an American Girl doll. Thank
you.
Arely Fernandez, Age 9, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my presents last year. Can I have a
bow and arrow please?
Jesse Holmes Brusky, Age 6, Colby

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 11

Dear Santa,
I would like a Drink and Wet Baby. Please can
you give me it for Christmas? Thank you for the
presents last year.
Jasmine Ertl, Age 7, Unity
Dear Santa,
Please can you give me makeup and dresses, nail
polish, candy, pants, toys and markers.
Brisa, Age 6, Colby
Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the stuff last year. This year I
would like a combine, a harness for a tree stand,
deer camera and tree stand.
Mason Smazal, Age 6, Unity

Hi Santa,
I hope you and your reindeer are having a great
time. I would like some things for my American Girl.
I would like a gymnastics outfit, party dress, a hat,
jukebox and a spa chair. I would like a leotard and
gymnastics beam. Thank you.
Hailey Geiger, Age 9, Stetsonville

Dear Santa,
I want a new Barbie house and new Barbies. I
also want coloring books and a lot of markers
and crayons. Please bring me some new Packer
clothes and new dress boots.
Jada Voelker, Age 7, Edgar

Dear Santa Claus,


I would like to thank you for being so generous
and getting me presents last year and all the years
before. Here is my wishlist for this year: that big,
big, big doll house and that holiday Barbie. Thank
you.
Your friend, Olivia Rose Johnson, Age 8, Colby

Dear Mr. Claus,


All I want for Christmas is a Sew Cool Sewing
Machine with a refill pack and a DohVinci Doh
travel pack with refill pack. Thank you.
Ava Strey, Age 9, Unity

Dear Mr. Santa,


I want Shopkins, Little Live Pet Birds, Barbie Dream
House, Barbie Popup Camper, Barbie Saddle n
Ride Horse, JJ my Jumping Pup, Kinetic sand,
Friends Heartlake Private Jet or Hot Air Balloon,
Bunchens, Barbie Pet Beach Boardwalk and
Bounce-off.
Alia Hamus, Age 7, Colby

Dear Santa,
I want an iPhone 5 and Xbox 360.
Evan P., Age 9, Colby
Dear Santa Claus,
I want a coloring thing, 3 American Girl dolls,
clothes for my American Girl doll, a puppy toy that
can walk and bark, boots, lipstick, nail polish, a
Barbie doll with a car toy, girls toys and jewelry
box with thing inside.
Maria, Age 9, Colby

Dear Mr. Claus,


For Christmas I would like to have more American
Girl dolls, clothes for all of them, new clothes for
me and shoes. I would like a baby brother or baby
sister and way more stuff.
Maricarmen Bonilla-Lozoya, Age 9, Colby

Dear Santa Claus,


I love you and I want a fluffy medium chicken and I
love you so much because you are nice to people
and I want a colorful hair Barbie please. I love you
so much!
Love, Diana Escamilla, Age 7, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
First, I like to put Joshua ahead of me. Can you get
Josh a baby playset? And Jayden a toy robot? Now
please get me an Elf on the Shelf.
Love, Erika, Age 9, Abbotsford

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Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the gifts last year. This year I
would like a 3DS, American Chiller books, art stuff,
Wisconsin Badger jersey, die cast #3 car in case,
remote snowmobile, new elephant, gift box, #3
picture, giant elephant, football and drums set.
Jordyn Lea Smazal, Age 8, Unity

Dear Santa,
I want an iPod, Legos, Toy Story toys and movies,
discs for a disc golf set, watch, notepad, remote
control car and a Toy Story bed set. Thank you
Santa!
Jordan, Age 9, Colby

Dear Santa,
I want a Wii U and a Xbox 360, iPhone 6 Plus,
iPhone 7 and a 3DS XL and two tablets and all the
WWE action figures and a new bike and two iPhone
8s.
Juan, Age 9, Colby

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Dear Santa,
I would like a real tractor with a trailer and x-plow. I
hope you and the reindeer are doing well because
its almost time for Christmas. I loved the toys from
last year. Thank you very much.
Brandon Brunner, Age 6, Owen

Letters to Santa

12 Tuesday, December 22, 2015


Santa,
I would like for you to bring me a remote control car
and lights to decorate my house. Thank you.
Dylan, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa Claus,
This year I want an iPod Touch, a little locker, books
of the Magic Tree House, a laptop and a jump rope,
I have a cousin who is on the naughty list so may
he have presents too?
Love, Yazmin, Age 8, Dorcherster
Dear Santa,
I would like three Monster High dolls for Christmas
please.
Alyra Olson, Age 5, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
May I get an Xbox 360, PS3, remote control car, a
real dog, a bike, Dallas Cowboy armor, a big flat
screen TV, an iTunes card, football cards, a football,
a dirt bike, a basketball, an iPad, and a toolbox.
Thank you for the things you gave me last year.
Love, Zander Steinke, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
May you please bring me a new bike with sparkles
on it? Would you please bring me an iPad? I would
like a tea set and new clothes and shoes. I would
like a journal and some books and dolls. Thank you
for the present and I loved them.
Vanesa, Age 8, Curtiss
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents you gave me last year. I
loved all of them. But this year, I wish I had a tablet,
an Anna and Elsa snow globe, an Anna and Elsa
jump rope, and an Anna and Elsa doll.
Love, Mercedes, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
May I please have a Play Station? Can I have a dog,
Santa? I want a new bike, Santa. I really liked the
presents, Santa. Thank you!
Love, Antonio Cruz-Ochoa, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
Thank you for giving me a big fish. I wish to have
a cotton candy machine. I want a dinosaur stuffed
animal.
John Kahon, Age 8, Mosinee

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the things you gave me last year.
May i have something this year? Well if I could, can
I please have some more clothes for my American
Girl doll? And can I please have a rabbit? I would
also like a little puppy notebook.
Love, Azalea, Age 8, Abbotsford

Dear Santa Claus,


For Christmas I want a tablet, a Chihuahua dog that
does not bite, a doll that can talk, Play-Doh, stars
that glow in the dark, 2 big new notebooks, 2 bags
of markers, 2 things of tape, Sophia the First and
200 Arthur books.
Xiomara, Age 6, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
May I have a Xbox 360 with Halo game? Can I have
an iPad with a case and charger and can I have a
Nike shirt? May I have a wolf dog?
Victor Palacios, Age 8, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my presents from the past. Now I
want a Poptoch and I know that you have to work a
lot and I wish that you could take a break. I would
like a wolf puppy. I would like a puppy.
Azul Diaz, Age 8, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
Thank you for last years things. May I please have
an electric scooter for Christmas and may I have
two controllers for my PS3? And Santa Claus,
weve had a good time every month.
Love, Miguel Bautista, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
May I have an Xbox 360 with a TV? Can I have an
iPad? Can I have some tractors? This is my last
thing I want, the toy bins. Thank you for every toy
I got from you.
Hunter Kittl, Age 8, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
I appreciate what you gave me last Christmas. I
would like a toy, a pair of shoes, a tablet, an LG
phone, a brush, a ponytail, an American Girl doll,
perfume, a book, a pillow, a bunk bed and a stuffed
animal.
Adamary, Colby

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa Claus,
I would like a Jango Fett Blaster and a Boba Fett
Blaster. Love, Griffin. P.S. My little brother would like
something that plays music. Love, Eli.
Griffin Penry, Age 7, Colby
Dear Santa,
I know youre busy with other letters but for
Christmas I would like a real phone and a puppy.
Please tell Rudolph I said hello! Please give me a
puppy that already had a shot and certificate (a
husky please).
Annabeth, Age 10, Athens
Hi Santa,
My name is Colter. I want an iPad and books of
Ironman and a Nerf gun and a Ironman Lego set
and a Ironman play set and a Marvels Avengers
Age of Ultron DVD and a real puppy. Thank you!
Ive been good.
Colter Nehrlich

Dear Santa,
Thank you for all my presents last year. I want Lucy
the Dog and Mini Mouse pet. Please leave me a
note.
Love, Bree Hiebl, Age 5, Abbotsford

Dear Mr. Claus,


Thank you for everything that you gave me last
year. I hope that Niko my elf can come back this
year. This year I dont really want anything specific.
Also, how are your reindeer doing this year?
Montgomery Framke, Age 8, Marathon

Dear Santa,
May I please have a PS4 for Christmas? I would
also like a Samsung Galaxy. May I please have a
camouflage TV and remote? Thank you for the PS3
games last year.
Ryan Beyer, Age 8, Milan

Dear Santa,
Le agradesco mucho por el regalo que me va dar
el Santa quiero una ropa o algo mas que puede
ser de sorpresa.
Jessica Lopez Santiago, Age 5, Abbotsford

Dear Mr. & Mrs. Claus,


How are your reindeer doing? Thank you for the
toys last year. Please give toys to the less fortunate.
And I would like Descendants toys and Legos.
Love, Addison Vesely, Age 5, Colby

Dear Santa,
I want a doll and a shirt for Christmas.
Love, Sinai, Curtiss

Dear Santa,
I want a toy Rudolph.
Kinsley Kalepp, Age 5, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents you gave me last year.
Santa, may I please have a pair of Jordans shoes
and an Xbox 360? I would like a Dallas Cowboys
jersey with the name Greg Hardy.
Love Adrian, Age 9, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
I want the Wii and a bean bag chair. How are your
reindeer doing? Thank you for the presents you
gave me last year. Are your elves working hard?
My jobs are cleaning the table and taking out the
recyclables.
Love, Hailey Wiesman, Age 7, Stratford

Dear Santa,
I want a lot of Dallas Cowboys stuff. I want Dez
Bryant, Terrance Williams and Greg Hardy jerseys. I
also want Derrick Rose, Stephen Curry and Kareem
Abdul-Jabbar jerseys. They are all really good.
Victor Aguilera, Age 11, Abbotsford

Dear Mr. Claus,


Thank you for my presents last year. I have been
good. I want a dress. Can you bring toys for my
baby brother? I like Barbie too. We are going to
leave carrots for the reindeer and cookies for you.
Love, Reyna Romo, Age 5, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
I would like a big Mickey Mouse and baby dolls.
I have been very good this year. Please bring my
sisters presents too. Thank you!!
Love, Jenna Wiesman, Age 3, Stratford

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I want for Christmas, an Xbox One to play with my
brother and I want a game, Minecraft. Thank you
for the gift. How is your reindeer? I hope I get the
gift from you Santa Claus.
Jose, Age 10, Abbotsford

Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa,
What I want for Christmas is a plasma TV in my
room and I also want a volleyball net. I also want a
mini refrigerator in my room.
Sincerely, Citlali, Age 10, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
I would want a pug dog and a WII U with the games
Splatoon and Super Mario Maker and I want Ugglys
Pet Shop Dirty Dog Wash Van.
Christian, Age 8, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
One thing I want is that there will be no more wars
in the world. Tons of innocent people are dying in
wars. I would also like extracts for cakes. Also, I
would like Wilton baking supplies.
Sincerely, Samantha Mereles, Age 10, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
I like you. I want a book, a new toy, book, a toy car,
and a new toy ball.
Emanuel, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
My name is Esteban. Thank you for the gifts last
year. I appreciate it. This year I would like Madden
NFL 2016 or Fallout 4 for Xbox One. I would also
like a mini couch for my room.
Esteban Gomez, Age 10, Colby
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I want to be a millionaire. And I want
to visit Fifth Harmony. And I want an iPhone 6 for
Christmas. And I really wish to be Alejandras sister.
Then I want to visit California and get new clothes
and eat a lot of chocolate and visit my family.
Roseline Hernandez, Age 10, Curtiss
Dear Santa,
All I want for Christmas is for my family to have a
good time and I want a pair or two of new shoes,
perhaps Jordans. I would also like a pair of Adidas,
which are super cool. I would also like an automatic
scooter and Ever After High and a Monster High
and a Color Wonder book and a pack of Color
Wonder markers and a pair of rollerskates.
Kaylee, Age 10, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I would like to have a double barrel soap blaster Nerf
toy and a puppy doll mansion so my grandmas
puppy would play together. Then I want to have a
trampoline so I can play on it and jump on it.
Carsen, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents last year! I really enjoyed
them. How do your reindeer fly? Since those were
really good presents I want these thing this year:
an iPad, another Barbie doll, a book and a movie.
Thanks again for last years presents.
Leah, Age 9, Curtiss

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 13

Dear Santa,
I want a bike, Madden 16, Allen Iverson jersey,
LeSean McCoy jersey, NBA 2K16, a football, a
basketball, Kareem Abdual Jabbar jersey and a TV.
Sincerely, Adam Diedrich, Age 10, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like some new pairs of
clothes. I would like a new shirt, some new pants
and a Dork Diaries book.
Melina Reyes Amador, Age 11, Colby

Dear Santa,
I have been bugging my mom for my birthday
Bunchems. If she does not get it for me you can
get if for me for Christmas.
Sincerely, Dixie, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Mr. Claus,
Thank you for the presents last year. They were
good to play with and fun! I think they are cool.
Andrew Brodhagen, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I want a book, it is called a Diary of a
Wimpy Kid. I want a body ball. I want a diary. I want
a new TV. I want new paper. I want a phone. Santa,
what do you do on the North Pole?
Crystal, Age 8, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
Ive been good this year. I really want an iPod or an
iPad. I want a phone. Ive been good all this year. I
promise I will give you cookies and carrots. Ill give
carrots to your reindeer. I wont be at my house on
Christmas. I am going to celebrate at my cousins
house but I will come back to my house and I will
get to open the present you gave me.
Paola Tzintzun, Age 8, Dorchester
Dear Santa Claus,
My name is Estrella. For Christmas I would like a
kitchen with food. I would also like a cart to put my
food in. Does Rudolph eat carrots? Is Rudolph fun
to play with? Merry Christmas.Estrella Resendiz
Hernandez, Age 5, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my presents last year! This year I
would like new shoes, dinosaurs, Snoopy and
Woodstock, Ninja Turtles and a toy penguin.
Caleb Kulesa, Age 5, Abbotsford

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Letters to Santa

14 Tuesday, December 22, 2015


Dear Santa,
For Christmas this year I want a bookshelf to put
my books on. Is Rudolphs nose still red? Thank
you for bringing me presents last year. See you
soon Santa. I want a dog. I want a basketball hoop.
Colt Reynolds, Age 6, Unity

Dear Mr. Santa Claus,


I wish for a lot of toys, some shirts and shoes, a little
stuffed dog animal, a phone, a baking game and
Pokemon cards.
Leandro Lopez, Age 7, Colby

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings

Dear Mr. Claus,


Can you buy me a car that is shaped like a
mushroom and a wand?
Christian Salguero, Age 6, Unity

Dear Santa,
I want a big Ninja Turtle house. I want a huge gun.
How are your reindeer? I hope they are doing
good. I will have a snack for you.
Your friend, Oliver, Age 6, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
I want a toy gun with a scope and a tripod and a
remote control boxing machine with boxing guys
and a big hockey machine and some boxes of
Legos for building land and houses and a dirt bike
and a mechanical bull with long horns and a toy
hunting truck that you drive and a hunting toy blind.
Braiden, Age 8, Athens
Dear Santa,
I would like a special Nascar electric race track. I
would like a remote control helicopter, snowmobile
and four-wheeler.
Jonathan Houk, Age 8, Unity

Hi Santa,
I have been a good girl. I would like a snow globe.
I want things for my American Girl: brown horse,
gymnastics stuff, swimming suit, and a dress that
matches me. I also want ice skates.
Love, Madison Geiger, Age 6, Stetsonville

Dear Santa,
I want to sit on your lap. I want gum, my lettermaker
and a Barbie Dream House. I would also like a new
toothbrush.
Love, Lexi Weber, Age 6, Unity

Dear Mr. Claus,


How are your reindeer? How are your elves this
year? This year I want a bookshelf because I have
lots of books and I would like clothes because I
dont have that many new clothes.
Love, Kollin Reynolds, Age 9, Unity

Dear Mr. Claus,


I want a toy Monster High house and school and
a house of Frozen and all the Frozen stuff, Pirate
Fairy House, Pet Friends Forever, Princess to the
Rescue house, Listen To Your Heart House, a
pajama of Elsa, a pajama of Olaf, a pajama of Sven
and a pajama of Anna.
Amy, Age 7, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
I want a Power Ranger, Dino Charger, sword and
gun.
David Brigance, Age 7, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
Can you please bring me a new pair of high heels,
books and art supplies? And a toy mouse for
my cat, Max! Have a safe trip! We will leave you
cookies and milk on the table. You are the best!
Love, Ava Lyman, Age 6, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
I would like a book. Any books that you have. It
will be fine. I also want a new pair of snow pants.
Thank you!
Sophia, Age 6, Colby

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the gifts last Christmas. This year
I would like a bike and a fake gun and new fourwheeler, a new piggy bank too. Have a Merry
Christmas! Ho ho ho.
Love, Aiden Borchardt, Age 6, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
I want a remote control monster truck, a wallet,
Legos, Ninja Turtle costume, cattle stuff, 2 water
bottles and gum.
Jacob Raatz, Age 6, Colby
Dear Mr. Claus,
I only want one thing but it is very expensive at the
stores. I want an Xbox! It cost $500 at Wal-mart. I
want it wrapped with gift paper with a tag that says
my name on it.
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Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the gifts last year. This year I
would like Legos, board games, American Girl stuff
and Wii games. Thank you.
Alex Blasel, Age 8, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
I want a new 3DS game and a new bicycle.
Loki, Age 7, Colby
Dear Santa Claus,
Could you get me a pair of high heels, a phone, an
iPod, a dress, a necklace, rings, a tiara, earrings
and a cape? I will have cookies and milk waiting
for you.
Love, Addison Mertins, Age 7, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
For Christmas, I would really love a baby kitten.
I would like one with white fur and a cute face.
No claws please. Also, I need a sword. Merry
Christmas, Santa.
Love, Jeremiah Oehmichen, Age 5, Colby
Dear Mr. Claus,
Thanks for all the great toys you gave me. I have
had great pleasure and great joy with the toys you
gave me last year. I would like a Monster High doll,
a Barbie doll and my very own Polly Pocket set. P.S.
I love you, Santa Claus.
Love, Kirstain Ashley Chapa, Age 8, Colby
Dear Santa,
Thank you for what I got last year. Thank you for it.
I want an iPhone for Christmas. Santa, well give
you more cookies. Merry Christmas, Santa. Thank
you for everything you got me when I was alive.
Thank you.
Dylan, Age 8, Unity
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the stuff you gave me last year. This
year I would like a combine with a truck that hauls
the forks. I would also like a bulldozer and can I
get a fence for around our Christmas tree so Jordy
doesnt get it. I would like big cars so Jordy doesnt
choke on them.
Love, Easton Ruggles, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
I would like Paw Patrol pups, a notebook, a soccer
ball, a stuffed animal Rocky from Paw Patrol and a
bike helmet, books, toy tractor and rain boots.
Love, Samuel Young, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
I was a very good boy this year. This Christmas I
would like to get a big blue toy car and a new toy
truck and trailer with a tractor that I can play with
in the sandbox.
Love, Johnathan Goessl, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary

Dear Santa,
For Christmas this year I really would like a stuffed
panda bear name Stuffy. And also a real pony.
Please make the pony pink. I promise to build her
a barn. Also, please give my sister a giant Minnie
Mouse. She love Minnie Mouse.
Love, Maddie Roberts, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Can I have a pet reindeer? I love you Santa! I hope
you come back. I love your elves. I hope you come
back in Santas sleigh. Will you help the elves
please? This year I would like a cop, firefighter
and ambulance vehicles, please Santa. Thank you
Santa for bringing me all that I want. I wish for a
push train that you can give to Reid.
Love, Nolan Petersen, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the presents last year. What I
really want this year is art stuff like finger paints.
Love, Ali Adams, Age 7, Colby
Dear Mr. Claus,
I want a new Lego city set and an iPod. Please get
my mom some new slippers and my brother wants
new snow pants. My sisters dog wants a new black
jacket.
Caige Swacker, Age 8, Unity

Dear Santa,
I want a Dareway, Girl Scouts oven, Mals and
Evies dress to go with it, I do 3D and 2 or 3 pairs
of high heels.
Shaila, Age 7, Dorchester
Dear Mr. Claus,
I would like a bow and arrow. Maybe a stuffed animal
too. I hope you can have a Happy Christmas. The
weather is fine. Merry Christmas!
Love, Alaina Becker, Age 9, Colby

Dear Santa,
For Christmas this year I would like a My Size
Anna doll and a My Size Elsa doll. I want to have
some new Frozen sheets and a blanket for my bed
too, please. I have been a very good girl this year.
Thank you. P.S. I even learned how to write my
name this year.
Love, Charlotte Stinson, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Ive been good this year because I clean up
my things and I listen to my mom and dad. For
Christmas, I would like a Barbie horse and most
of all I would like a monkey shirt and headband.
Also, I would like a Barbie coloring book. I will leave
you cookies and candy canes with milk. I love you
Santa.
Love and kisses, Kabella Olson, Pre-K, OwenWithee Elementary
Dear Santa,
Could you please bring me a reindeer necklace,
princess dress-up trunk, an art easel, Holiday
Sparkle Barbie and Barbie Glam Convertible.
Love, Brielle Zawislan, Age 6, Unity
Dear Santa,
I want Pokemon and my sister wants a Paw Patrol.
And I want Xbox 360 games. Thank you Santa.
Have a good trip.
Love, Gavin Buehler, Age 7, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
How are you? I want a tablet, a Monster High house
with the dolls and a big TV.
Love, Daralis Escamilla, Age 8, Colby
Dear Santa,
I would like a waddler (stuffed penguin) and a
Darth Vader toy, a rock polisher machine and a new
house please and exra large Pokemon cards and a
green and black bacogon.
Daneiah S. Auburg, Age 7, Colby

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Letters to Santa

16 Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings

Dear Santa,
Could you please bring me more Play-Doh. I wish I
had a mermaid doll that could sing and OK in real
water. I would also like a stuffed bunny and a giant
Teddy bear. What do the elves do for you when you
are sick?
Love, Isabella Juzwiak, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary

Dear Santa,
I would like some play make-up, make-up wipes, a
blue make-up case to put it all in, a blue computer
with a blue case, and a TV for my room along with a
blue fan. I hope you and your reindeer have a safe
trip to our house.
Love, Brielle Penney, Pre-K,
Owen-Withee
Elementary

Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like Legos, dinosaurs, a
combine, tractors, farm animals and Paw Patrol
toys. Also, I was wondering if you could get my
brother and sisters some toys? I will have hot
chocolate and cookies out for you and carrots for
the reindeer.
Love, Carter Shelton, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary

Dear Santa,
I want a clip Elsa braid, Darth Vader mask and
Shopkins.
Love, Carolyn, Pre-K, Owen-Withee Elementary

Dear Santa,
How are the reindeer and Mrs. Claus? I am sorry
for being naughty sometimes this year. I promise
to be better. Could you please bring me a baby doll
that talks? I want a kitchen set and Doc McStuffins
doctor stuff. P.S. I will leave you some cookies.
Thank you.
Love, Nataly Romo, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Everyone has been good this year, including me.
Please bring me a Traxxas Monster Truck. I love
you.
Crandon Jae Dallman, Age 6, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
I have been a very good boy. For Christmas I would
like a tow truck. It has a chain on the back and it can
go very fast. A big combine, John Deere kind. Also,
an RC helicopter. One more thing, a transforming
Batcave. Thank you.
Derek Potocnik, Age 6, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I would like anything with Scooby-Doo, a little
vacuum, a cookbook, or a toy school bus or
combine.
Riley, Pre-K, Owen-Withee Elementary

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Ive been a good boy this year. For Christmas I
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gator. Can you bring my sisters and brother special
presents too?
Love, Dean Fredrick, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
What I want for Christmas is a unicorn, roller skating
puppy, Dora and Boots and the talking Elsa doll.
Love, Shanell Elliot, Pre-K, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
I want Silly Putty and a big sticky hand for Christmas
please. Can I have a fire truck too? Can you please
send Jake the elf to our house? Thank you.
Orion, Pre-K, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Mr. Claus,
I want Star Wars, Hot Wheels set and Mario Kart.
Alix Colby, Age 7, Colby

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Dear Santa,
Thank you for bringing my presents last year.
Could you please bring me a race car track and
a Clay Matews wig so I can wear it with my Clay
Matthews jersey? Also, could you please bring
my sister, Madi, walkie talkies so we can play with
them and bring my sister, Mackinley, a new stroller
for her babies. I will leave you some cookies and
chocolate milk and some carrots for you reindeer.
Merry Christmas.
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Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa,
I have been a good girl this year. So for Christmas I
want a gliding horse. I also want a singing Elsa doll
with microphone. I want the Elsa and Anna jewelry
box! I love you Santa.
Josie LaRock, Age 5, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents last year. Id like
Minions, Elsa, a kitten and a doll.
From, Lindsey Potocnik, Kindergarten, OwenWithee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I would like markers, fingernail polish and some
Frozen toys also. My little brother also likes puzzles
and Paw Patrol toys. I hope you have a safe trip
with a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Allie Lyn Nicpon, Age 5, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
Please bring me a tractor, a wagon, a zebra and an
iPad. Also a yo-yo and a barn play set. Thank you
for my presents last year. I love my Zoomer dino.
Please bring my brother some nice toys too.
Love, Aschton Paczkowski, Age 5, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Please give me something nice for Christmas. I
love you so much I want to kiss you.
Love, Nevaeh Baures, Age 5, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
How are you? I hope youre doing fine. This year I
would love a puppy with a bone. I would also like a
princess doll. Thank you Santa. Wish you a Merry
Christmas.
Violet, Age 5, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the other toys you gave me. This
year, I would like a bad-guy Transformer, a big
bouncy ball and a government boat. I would also
like a little journal to write in and orange crayons
like Avas purple ones from her birthday.
Your friend, Warren Marrier, Kindergarten, OwenWithee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I really like my pink guitar, Elsa sleeping bag and all
that I got from you last year. How are you and your
reindeer doing? I hope youre doing good. I know
I have been good. I would like a pink dress, a pink
tractor and a really big pink pig, thats all. I hope
you get to my place safe.
Tinley Penney, Kindergarten, Owen-Withee
Elementary

Dear Santa,
My name is Sawyer Halida and I think Ive been
extra good this year. For Christmas, I would love
it if I got a big red combine. Maybe a John Deere
320E skid steer loader. I hope it doesnt sound like
too much but I would like one more thing and its
a John Deere Mighty Movers off-road launcher.
Thank you Santa. I hope you have an amazing
Christmas!
Happy Holidays, Sawyer Halida, Age 5, OwenWithee Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Star Wars movie pack. This year I
would like Lego sets and a Transformer set. Where
exactly in the North Pole do you live?
Abram J., Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Thank you for all my gifts last year. If you could
this year I would like Frozen Elsas Ice Castle with
doll and a Lego ice castle, new doll clothes and
Barbies. I will leave out cookies and milk for you
on Christmas Eve and a carrot for Rudolph. Thank
you.
Love, Brooke Geiger, Age 6, Owen-Withee
Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Easy Bake Oven! Cookies are my
favorite thing to bake! This year I would like Barbie
dolls and more baby dolls.
Alyssa K., Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Santa,
I want a chalkboard. I want Elsa pajamas. I will
leave you cookies and milk! I promise to be a good
girl and do my chores. Im sorry if I havent been
listening very good.
Jena, Age 5, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I have been good this year. Could you please bring
me a horse on a stick. I would like Barbies and
Shopkins too. Can you bring Reid and me Magic
Sand. I will leave cookies and milk for you.
Riah Redderman, Age 5, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
Can I please have a grill? Can I please have a metal
detector? Can I please have a Packer helmet and a
bow and arrow with targets? I love you Santa! I will
get carrots for your reindeer and milk and cookies
for you.
Mitchell Plautz, Age 5, Owen-WIthee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I would like a doll car and puppy set and a horse
set and I would like make-up.
Love, Tabitha, Age 6, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I have been a good boy this year. Please bring me
a tractor and trailer for Christmas. I will leave you
some milk and cookies.
Troy Sherwood, Age 5, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I have been a very good girl. I want a Frozen tablet.
Love, Bella, Pre-K, Owen-Withee Elementary

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Happy Holidays!

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 17

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my remote control Jeep. This year
I would like a real 4-wheeler and a helmet and
hunting set. How old are you?
Alex H., Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my snowboard. This year I would like
a Fitbit. How did you get your Christmas spirit?
Mayven S., Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Wii games. This year I would like
to have Lego Wii games and Lego pajamas. What
time is your bedtime?
Matthew K., Age 7, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Puppy Surprise. This year I would
like Descendents dolls and a Barbie Dreamhouse.
How do you get into houses so fast?
Hailey M., Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the two cars you gave me. This year
I would like a Hot Rod! What is your favorite kind
of cookie?
Ben S., Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my helicopter Lego set. This year I
would like a Hot Wheels set. Do you write letters to
everyone that writes to you?
Fred T., Age 7, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Batman car. This year I would like
a Spiderman mask that shoots fake webs.
Ben, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for everything you had given me last
year. This year I would like the Julie American Girl
doll, pogo stick, Elsa purse and real microphone.
Thank you and be so careful flying into town this
Christmas.
Love, Makita, St. Johns Catholic School, Edgar

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Elsa Barbie. This year I would like
a stuffed elephant and a train set. I love you.
Mary, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my very own camera! This year I
would like a bracelet set. How many elves do you
have?
Rehgan, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Elsa and Ana bike! This year I
would like a kitchen set. I like your reindeer.
Layla, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my house with bears. This year I
would like a unicorn to ride on and a cross to hang
on my wall.
Karilyn, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my American Dolls with horses. This
year I want tiny horses. Do you know if I am getting
a girl or boy elf on the shelf this year?
Chayce, Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my train set. This year I would like
trucks and lots of tractors (green). Is it OK if I leave
you M&M cookies and Skittles?
Gavin, Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my toy dog. This year I would like a
real white cat with black stripes. Which reindeer is
your favorite?
Izzy, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for everything you have given me last
year. I still have your bell I got for Christmas 7 years
ago. This year I would really, really like the Madden
16 Xbox 360 game. Be careful on your flight into
town this year.
Love, Dakota, St. Johns Catholic School, Edgar
Dear Santa,
Thank you for everything you had given me last year.
This year I would like the Mary Ellen American Girl
doll, an ice cream maker and a pogo stick. Thank
you and be so careful flying in this Christmas.
Love, Naquene, St. Johns Catholic School, Edgar
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my dog. This year I would like
another cat. Do you go outside and play?
Taunna, Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon

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Letters to Santa

18 Tuesday, December 22, 2015


Dear Santa,
I like you. I want a poster of Aaron Rodgers. I want
more turkey stuff and a monster truck, 100 pounds.
I want a poste of Eddie Lacey, an iPad and a book.
Love, Brandon, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
I love Christmas! I want a little Christmas bag. I
want a Elsa castle. I want a long, pretty, blue dress.
I want an Elsa crown. I love Christmas Eve!
Love, Emmy, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I love you. I want a Minecraft set. I would like some
Minecraft books too. I like your reindeer.
Love, Malaki, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings

Dear Santa,
I like your reindeer. I want a real .22. I want some
toy cows. I want tractors. I want some trailers. I
want shells for the .22. I like red-nosed reindeer.
Love, Austin, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary

Dear Santa,
Have a great Christmas. I want a Christmas book
about Rudolph the reindeer and jewelry like
Monster High.
Love, Jessie, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the gifts. I know you work hard. This
year I would like an r/c car, Pokemon cards, Paw
Patrol Everest and Minecraft Legos.
Preston Fritz, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents last year. I want more
time with my baby brother.
Love, Kierah, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the toys. I want tractors, trailers, toy
cows, big tractors and a monster truck, 10 pounds.
Love, Nicholas, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee
Elementary

Dear Santa,
I would like Orbee, dice, Minions movie 3, books,
my pony, Click-A-Brick, science kit and an Easy
Bake Oven.
Love, Ashlynn, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I was almost a good boy. I want Hot Wheels cars.
I want Hot Wheels track but for my baby brother,
he wants a train. I want an Angry Birds track with
Angry Birds cars. For my baby sister, give her a toy.
Aron, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I love you a lot! Will you please bring some toys?
Will you bring toys please and I will clean my
bedroom, OK? I hope you have a safe trip!
Marissa Plautz, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my gifts from last year. I hope you are
well. This year I would like a toy puppy and super
hero My Little Ponies. Have a safe trip.
Love, Kyan, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the toys from last year. I hope you
are feeling well. This year I would like a Princess
Celestia Castle and My Little Pony super heros and
the villian. Have a safe trip.
Love, Tegan, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my presents you brought me last
year. I would like some Legos, a Kindle and Under
Armor pants. Please bring something nice or my
brother and sisters and my puppy too.
Thank you, Talon Mueller, Age 6, Owen-Withee
Elementary
Dear Santa,
My name is Taylor and Ive been a good girl this
year and I really want the movie Inside Out. I want
Anna and Elsa dolls, a happy family, high heels, to
see my Nana and Papa and for Jase to crawl and
make-up.
Love, Taylor Rue, Age 6, Owen-Withee Elementary

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Dear Santa,
I would like a toy water gun, walkie talkies and a
snackee cup. Please bring food to old people and
can you please bring my Grandma pretty earrings?
I am trying to be good. I love you Santa.
Quinion Fristoe, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the toys last year! This year could
I get Legos, monster trucks and semi trucks and
combines. Please bring toys to my brothers. I will
leave cookies and milk for you. Thank you.
Love, Jordon Wulff, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I want a Queen Elsa doll and Anna with Olaf, 12 My
Little Pony coloring books and headbands with hair
clips and a painting kit.
From, Lydia, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I would like a pony and a baby doll. Would you
come to my house for milk and cookies? Can you
send Jake the elf? Thank you.
AJ Wilczek, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I would like some dolls, dresses and a bike. I also
would like a doll house, sweatshirts and PJs. Also,
some pants, earrings and rings. I would love some
headbands, ponytails and lipstick.
Erika Lopez, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
I would like a John Deere combine and trailer, and
a John Deere skidsteer with a bucket that comes off
and forks. I also would like a New Holland tractor
with double wheels & a DSXL 3D game system. My
broher does not believe in Santa but please bring
him a new basketball hoop system.
Love, Connor Hanson, Owen-Withee Elementary

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Easy Bake Oven with mixers, footed pajamas, an
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you for getting me this.
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Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Hola, Ms. Claus en esta Navida me gustaria que
me regale, Legos de las Tortugas y sapato y su
ehamarnes para el frio por que ami mama no
trabaja y no tiene dinero para comprarmelos por
que tengo mas hermanas. Me gustan muchos los
carros, pelota, munecos y libros. Calso de zapato,
tallo 2 y chamarro M.
Kevin Martinez Bernal, Age 9, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents you gave me last year.
This year I would like an NFL football, a trampoline
and I would really like a Green Bay Packers helmet
with a jersey. Thanks for all the presents. If you
want to add any, you can.
Olivia Schuette, Age 8, Owen
Dear Santa Claus,
All I wish for is a wonderful Christmas with some
toys from you. I want a chance to see you and
your reindeer. Thanks for giving me a present last
year it was amazing! Wishing Santa Claus a Merry
Christmas!
Nieves Lopez Garcia, Age 8, Colby

Dear Santa,
I love dinosaurs. I just saw the movie The Good
Dinosaur. I would like a dinosaur pillow for
Christmas. I would like a green tractor, the kind
great grandpa likes, a little remote control airplane
and a toy dog that walks. Can I see your reindeer?
Love, Dawson, Age 5, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the gifts last year. This year I would
like a tractor, some art supplies and a semi truck
and trailer. Give a treat to the reindeer for me.
Thank you! Lukas Thieme, Age 2
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the gifts last year. I have been
good this year and I would like a remote control
helicopter, some games, puzzles and a tablet.
Dylan Thieme, Age 7
Dear Santa,
Please bring me a Ninja Turtle.
Lean Simenson, Age 6, Owen-Withee Elementary

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 19

Dear Santa,
Thanks for my presents last year. This year I want a
Barbie Saddle and Ride horse, Little Live Pets, My
Friend Cayla doll, Flutterbye flying unicorn and my
own tablet. Also an EZ Stitch sewing machine.
Love, Kaitlyn Weiland, Age 8, Colby

Dear Santa,
For Christmas Id like Monster High dolls, a giant
stuffed dog, stuffed animals and horse toys.
How are your reindeer doing? Thank you for my
presents.
Love, Kadance Fox, Age 9, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
Thanks for my presents last year. This year I want
more tractors for my farm, Thomas the Train toys
and Dr. Seuss books. Also, could you bring my
baby sister, Hailey, some new rattles and teethers.
Love, Noah, Age 2 1/2, Colby

Dear Santa,
I would like an iPad for Christmas, they have more
games on them. I would like a four-wheeler with
a snowplow on it so I can snowplow when its
snowing. Santa is awesome!
Love, Braylon Fox, Age 9, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
I would like a toy dually truck and a Corvette toy,
basketball, helicopter toy, flat screen TV for my
room, an Xbox 360, Minecraft toys and Minecraft
Xbox CD. I wish you would give me another real
dog that is a German Shepherd. I wish you would
get me a stuffed toy dog and bobcat.
Mason Wavrunek, Age 8, Colby

Dear Santa,
I have been good this year. I want some paints and
more dance shoes. I really like Legos and Blaze.
I like that Chutes and Ladders game! I want a
screwdriver to help Daddy fix. Well have cookies
for you!
Alexa, Age 3
Dear Santa,
Can you please bring me a Lego Deep Sea Diver?
Be careful of the fireplace. You can come down it,
my grandma doesnt let us use it. And I want a big
Nerf gun, please.
Davis Weideman, Age 6, Eau Claire

For Christmas I want an off-road remote control car,


a real mini dirt bike, an iPod 5, chocolate Kinder
eggs, little Minecraft figurines, a Minecraft set, a
target for a bow, Big Hero 6, a big Nerf gun and
a laptop.
Braylon Schoelzel, Age 7, Colby

Dear Santa,
Cant wait until Christmas. I would like some farm
toys to add to my farm set.
Thanks, Devon Plaskey, Age 7, Loyal

Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like pink camo slippers (size
4 or 5), matching doll clothes (size 8, 9 or 10), some
new black high knee boots (size 4 or 5), some
horse chapter books, some horse and bunny fact
books and an iPod with a blue camo screen saver.
Ella Micke Raatz, Age 8, Colby

Dear Santa,
I would like an ice cream maker, Monster High
wings and jewelry.
Avalon, 1st Grade, Owen-Withee Elementary
Dear Santa,
How do your reindeer fly? Thank you for the
presents from last year. I want a Paw Patrol kit, a
Nerf gun, a remote control car and I also would like
to get Star Wars PJs. Thank you, Ill see you on
Christmas.
Carlos M. Martinez, Age 6, Unity

Dear Santa,
I love you! I like toys! I love Thomas the Train and
Rudolph! Is Mrs. Claus baking cookies? I love my
puppies, Sassy and Little Eddie! When am I getting
my tonsils out? I would like a picture of my Mommy
and Daddy for Christmas. How do your reindeer
fly?
Love, Kingston Fox, Age 5, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
I want an Elsa with a microphone. I also want Elsas
magical gloves, an Olaf Snow Cone Maker and a
clean-up set. Thank you for last years presents.
Love, Kylee Wiese, Age 4, Abbotsford

Dear Santa,
How is everyone doing at the North Pole? Could
you please bring me a hound dog to go hunting
with, a real horse to ride, a train set, rainbow fish,
T-rex puzzles and games. Also, if you can, please
bring my sister, who is only 9 months old, some
musical light-up toys. We will have milk and
cookies for you and carrots for your reindeer. P.S.
My Daddys birthday is the day after Christmas.
Please bring him a new Vexilar, he is getting old.
Love, Bailey Ladewig, Kindergarten, Owen-Withee
Elementary

Dear Santa,
How many houses do you have to go to on
Christmas Eve? For Christmas gifts, I would like a
trampoline, Calico Critters, Beados, clothes from
Justice, Living Family doll house sets, penguin
Christmas blanket and a bell from one of your
reindeer.
Tori Underwood, Age 8, Abbotsford

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Letters to Santa

20 Tuesday, December 22, 2015


Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a robot toy.
Wyatt R., Age 6, Colby
Dear Santa,
I want a Wii U and chocolate and I want a shield
and sword.
Love, Ray Adams, Age 5, Colby
Dear Santa,
Ever After High Doll, Princess Train, Frozen Fever
Doll, clothing and shoes, hamster and thank you
for my gifts last year. I love you and your reindeer.
Please bring my brothers a toy, if not, they take
mine.
Karen Torres, Age 6, Colby
Dear Santa,
I wonder how your reindeer are doing. I am going
to leave Mrs. Claus the biggest cookie this year.
I will leave your reindeer something too. I want a
blanket and some clothes and something for my
family, please.
Sincerely, Sandi Cheney, Age 7, Colby

Dear Santa,
Thank you for my presents from last year. This
year I would like a treasure truck, helicopter, walkie
talkies and a Star Wars shirt.
Love, Phillip Vidal, Age 6, Dorchester
Dear Santa Claus,
Could you please bring me a Barbie, toy Santa, a
toy bird that talks or a girl toy boat. Thanks for the
toys.
Love, Brooke Rae Cloud, Age 6, Unity
Hello My Dearest Santa,
I would like to say hello and hope you are doing
well this year. I have been very good this year,
for that reason being, I would like to know if you
could bring me books to read and a blue truck. My
dearest Santa, this would be all. Thank you.
Jose M. Rodriguez Rios, Age 5, Colby
Dear Santa,
I would like a vacuum cleaner or a puzzle. How do
you get the reindeer to fly for you?
Ericka Lynn Slusser, Age 5, Owen

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings

Dear Santa,
I am really sorry I was bad for lying but if you
would bring me a couple presents that would be
really good. I would want a lot of books like Henry
Danger, Bella and the Bulldogs, Every Witch Way,
WITS Academy, The Thundermans, Lab Rats and
Invisible Sister. Thank you Mr. Claus and all the
series of Diary of a Wimpy Kid.
Savannah Trice, Age 8
Dear Santa Claus,
All I want for Christmas is a Wii and Splatoon and
Mario Kart 8 and Super Mario Smash Brothers and
an Xbox and, with the Xbox, I would like Mario Kart.
Effrain, Age 8, Colby
Dear Mr. Claus,
Thank you for all the presents I got last year. I would
really like some sparkly spray, lip gloss and a new
purple and pink bike. How are all the reindeer and
elves? My mom says its magic that Santa can
fit down the chimney. We will put lots of yummy
cookies and milk out for Santa again this year.
Love, Gracie Duranceau, Age 5, Dorchester

Dear Mr. Claus,


For Christmas this year I want a computer, California
coloring set and a coloring diary and an iPod.
Rachael Rayon Rojas, Age 8, Colby
Dear Santa,
I would like Frozen stuff, a bow and arrow, one
pair of high heels, dresses and princess pajamas.
Thank you Santa. I hope you and your reindeer
have a safe flight and Rudolph to guide your sleigh.
Calleigh Cook, Age 6, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
I would like all Hello Kitty stuff, lots of lipstick, an
Easy Bake Oven and some clothes too. I would
also like some art stuff, I would like some boots and
some Hello Kitty high heels.
Caelynn Cook, Age 6, Abbotsford
Dear Santa,
Can I see Rudolph and my brother too? Can I
have a picture and can I have 2 of the pictures of
Rudolph? Thank you for the presents.
Your Friend, Aiden Burt, Age 6, Unity

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents last year. This year
I would like some clothes and I would like some
nail polish, the colors that I want are pink, blue and
bright green.
Sincerely, Rylan Olivia Willner, Age 8, Unity
Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the presents you brought me. This
year I want a fire set. That is all I want. Can you
bring a bow for my dog?
Izik Colby, Age 8, Colby
Dear Santa,
This Christmas I would like a tablet, Fairy Lego sets,
Rebel bow, Pony Pals series, rabbit cage, rabbit
show coat, Grace books, American Girl movies,
crafts and an orange coat. Thanks, Santa, for all
the gifts you have given me.
Halle Elizabeth Bender, Age 10, Colby
Dear Santa,
I want a new bag for my racing gear. I would also
like a new ornament for our Christmas tree, and if
you have time, the movie Inside Out. Thanks for
sending back Joey, our Elf on the Shelf. I love him.
Love, Audrey Fleischmann, Age 6, Unity
Dear Santa,
I would like an American Girl doll named Grace
and season 4 Shopkins. I like how you make kids
happy. Santa, you are awesome because you like
chocolate milk and cookies like me.
Brynn Polivka, Age 8, Colby
Dear Mr. Claus,
All I want for Christmas is an iPod or phone please!
Jenelle Ertl, Age 9, Unity

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For this, and our many blessings,
we are deeply grateful and wish all
our neighbors a truly miraculous
holiday season.

Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Glow Pad, even though it doesnt
work. I use it for learning time with Caleb and Levi.
Thank you for the crystal coloring stuff. Santa,
heres 2 things I would like: new clothes and new
jewelry. Santa, how many elves do you have? Have
a happy year.
Aleah Frahm, Grade 3, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like an iPod.
Lainey S., Age 6, Unity
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a BB gun and a soccer
ball.
Alex W., Age 6, Colby
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like games to play.
Liam S., Age 5, Unity

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Frozen suitcase last year. This
year I want a computer. How many cookies do you
eat every night? What do your reindeer eat? Have a
happy Christmas.
McKenzie Belter, Grade 3, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Pokemon 2 DVD and the toy
truck with 3 cars. I want 2 Pokemon DVDs and a
Sonic Racing Transformer Wii U game and an Xbox
and Pac-man. How fast are your reindeer?
Nathan Lafeber, Grade 3, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thanks Santa for Elsa and Anna gifts from last year.
I want a car and a turtle. I want a baby puppy. How
many elves do you have?
Braidyn Conner, Grade 3, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Frozen coloring purse last year.
Could you please get me an iPod and something
containing horses? How do you make everything
before Christmas day? Have a happy Christmas.
Ellyanne Manecke, Grade 3, Athens Elementary

Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a bat cave and train.
Landon A., Age 6, Colby
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like board games to play.
Frida M., Age 5, Colby
Dear Santa,
Thank you for everything you brought me last year.
This year I would like a toy laptop, books, some
tractors or trucks and some bath toys.
Love Max Krause, Age 1-1/2, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a robot.
Daniel N., Age 5, Colby
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a ball and a book.
Shaylee M., Age 5-1/2, Colby

Dear Saint Nick,


Thank you for the robot last year. Can I have a
stuffed reindeer with a shiny nose and a new pair
of headphones?
From no coal guy, Jesse Normand, Grade 3,
Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
Cutter loves you, Santa Claus. I would like a big
truck that transforms and for my little brother,
Rawson, he wants a toolbox and for my baby sister,
Reese, a piano. How is Rudolph?
Love, Cutter Hamus, Age 6, Unity
Dear Santa,
I think I have been a pretty good girl this year. I
would like an Under Armour zip-up jacket and
water bottle. Also, I collect Pokemon cards and
would like a sewing kit. Thank you!
Love, Daelyn Rieck, Age 7, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like the game Chess.
Alex E., Age 5-1/2, Colby
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a Teddy bear and a
robot.
Blake R., Age 5, Stratford
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a horse toy, a toy elf, and
a toy cricket that hops.
Kayliannah M., Age 5, Colby

Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the presents last year. This year I
would like a toy Dodge Ram service truck, a Lego
set and a surprise. The Lego set I would like is the
Creator 3 in 1 Season Changing House set. Hope
you enjoyed your cookies and treats last Christmas.
Ill leave some good stuff out for you this year.
Love, Treyten Hornung, Age 7, Marathon

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We look forward to serving you again next year!

Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a tutu and a ball.
Rylee C., Age 5, Colby

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Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Transformer. This year I would
like a Nerf gun. Why do you have bells on your
reindeer?
Danny, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon

Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a skateboard.
Jayden K., Age 5, Abbotsford
Dear Mr. Claus,
I like the Teddy bear you got for me last year, it was
a good day for you to give it to me. Please give a
red bike to me. Tell Mrs. Claus I said hi.
Love, Mataya, Age 8, ColbY
Dear Santa,
I want a New Holland chopper with a black spout
and a New Holland tractor, its a 6-wheeler. What
do your reindeer eat? How much hot chocolate do
your elves drink? Thanks Santa.
Love, Teegen Meyer, Age 6, Unity
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my manure spreader. This year I
would like a hay rake and dirt bike. Why do you
ride the reindeer?
Kyle, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the makeup last year! This year
would like necklaces and bracelets. Why cant I
touch Lola (my Elf on the Shelf)?
Paityn, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my dollie with lots of things. This year
I would like another doll. Can I take a ride on your
reindeer?
Victoria, Age 5, St. Marys School
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the makeup last year. This year I
would like a baby doll. How do your elves make
all the toys?
Haylee, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my fox and owl shirts. This year I
would like an American Girl doll.
Olivia, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my armies. This year I would like a
violin and guitar.
Cameron, Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the remote control Batbot! This year
I would like all the Gerald and Piggie books. Is your
favorite song Jingle Bells?
Tony, Age 5, St. Marys School, Marathon

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Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Frozen watch and bow and
arrows. This year I want an American Girl doll bed
and triangle (instrument). Why do your reindeer run
away when I go outside?
Taelyn, Age 6, St. Marys School, Marathon
Hi Santa,
Its Charolotte. Ive been good. I go to bed on
time, take turns and leave Grandmas house when
my mom tells me. I would like a dog, checkers, a
watch, pencils, candy, mittens, a bike helmet, a tent
for camping and paints.
Charlotte Schlagel, Age 5, Marathon
Dear Santa,
How are you? Ive been really good this year. I want
Doc McStuffins, Minnie Mouse and Play-Doh. How
are your reindeer? We will leave you cookies and
milk and corn for your reindeer. Do they like hot
dogs?
Love, Brynleigh Rae Krause, Age 3, Owen
Dear Santa,
This is what I want: Legos, go-cart and a
snowmobile. Santa, how are your reindeer? Is
Rudolphs nose still red? My favorite reindeer is
Comet, the reindeer.
Love, Logan Reynolds, Age 6, Unity
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my iPad! This year I would like a
purse and a Barbie. Why do your reindeer wear
jingle bells?
Maddy, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my Elsa doll! This year I would like
silly putty and Elsa jammies.
Ally, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my DS! This year I would like a
Curious George stuffed animal and purple dotted
lunch bag.
Addisan, Age 4, St. Marys School, Marathon
Dear Santa,
I want a toy monster truck, a toy snowmobile,
a remote control car that goes fast, a new #13
Packers jersey and a big blue 8-wheeler! Thank
you for all my presents last year!
Love, Maverick Schilling, Age 6, Dorchester

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Letters to Santa

22 Tuesday, December 22, 2015


Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a Lego set. I would also
like a paint or color by number, marker maker, Aviva
power suit, Olaf snow cone maker and a camera.
How many presents will I get?
Love, Olivia Krause, Age 10, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the tablet and headphones. Could
you get me a Ever After High doll and new boots?
Who makes the toys at your workshop? Have a
happy Christmas.
Olivia Butler, Grade 3, Athens Elementary

Hi Santa,
This is Anna. Im just going to tell you one thing
on my wish list because its long. I want JJ My
Jumping Puppy. How are your reindeer doing?
Does Rudolph still have a red nose? I want to feed
your reindeer. I can name all the reindeer names.
Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid,
Donner and Blixen. Last, but not least, Rudolph.
From good girl, Anna Kroll, Age 9, Colby

Dear Santa,
I wish for an iPhone and a dirt bike. I wonder if
Rudolph is great! Can you give me a picture or a
postcard please and thank you. I hope you and
Mrs. Claus are having great times at the North Pole.
I wish I could go with you to the North Pole and
see what you do with the elves and Mrs. Claus and
the reindeer. Just a question, does Rudolphs nose
glow red on Christmas and other nights?
Thanks a lot, Maggie Ann Albro, Age 9, Dorchester

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Uno game and Legos from
last year. This year I want an Easy Bake Oven
and a giant Leo figure that turns into a fighting
battle thingy mabob. How many elves are at your
workshop? Have a happy Christmas.
Aaliyah Thompson, Grade 3, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for Elsa and Anna last year and my
puppy. This year I would like Elsa and Annas
castle. How does Rudolphs nose glow?
Sincerely, Lily Butler, Grade 3, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a train.
Isaac K., Age 5, Dorchester

Dear Santa,
I would like a Magic 8 Ball, a horse painting kit,
Bounce Off game and Peppermint Kiss Holiday
Horse. Can you also bring me a fuzzy poster and
some new black boots?
Love, Breanne Zawislan, Age 9, Unity

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the Easy Bake Oven. This year can
you get me a small tablet? What are the elves
names? Have a happy Christmas.
Kyana Mamie Janda, Grade 3, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my tablet last year. Can I have a
Bionicle Set and all of the same Bionicles that my
uncle has? How many reindeer do you have? Have
a merry Christmas.
Brayden Frahmann, Grade 3, Athens Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for giving me an Elsa shirt and Elsa and
Anna necklaces. I would want a walking kitten and
a big Elsa and Olaf doll. How many reindeer do you
have? Have a happy Christmas.
Danica Delis, Grade 3, Athens Elementary

Dear Santa,
I want an Orbeez Crush and an Elsa purse and a
Frozen Fever movie and an Elsa doll and an Inside
Out movie and a music box and an Elsa and Anna
and Olaf suitcase and Frozen winter boots and an
Elsa and Anna lamp and an Elsa sweater and a
$100 bill. Thank you. That is all I want for Christmas.
Kristina Marie Timm, Age 9, Unity

Dear Santa,
Thank you for getting me a dinosaur game. I would
like an iPod or iPad. How many reindeer are fat?
Have a happy Christmas.
Nicholas Pittman, Grade 3, Athens Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for getting me a Nerf bow. Please get
me a car set and a dragon robot. Build me lots of
toys at the workshop. Have a good Christmas.
Cody Writz, Grade 3, Athens Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thanks for the elf and PJs. Can I have $100 or $200
for an R.C. car that is $231? That is all I want. May I
please have $200? At Moms I only get $1 or $2 per
chore. How is your mom? Have a happy Christmas.
Kaden Auner, Grade 3, Athens Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the remote control car last year. This
year I would like a bag of cookies and a computer.
How many cookies can you eat in a year? Have a
happy Christmas.
Braiden Imhoff, Grade 3, Athens Elementary

Dear Santa.
Thank you for bringing toys around the world.
This year I want a drum set and tickets for a Justin
Bieber concert. How did you become Santa and
how do you eat all the cookies in one night? Also,
does Rudolph still get picked on?
Your friend, Ali Vasquez-Yeager, Grade 3, Athens
Elementary

Dear Santa,
Thanks for giving me a sock bear and the wallet.
This year I would like boots and a blue raptor.
How many reindeer do you have? Have a happy
Christmas.
Emily Kingsbury, Grade 3, Athens Elementary

Dear Santa,
For Christmas I would like a Santa toy.
Isabelle K., Age 5, Curtiss

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BLESSINGS

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your family
this holiday
season.

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Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the presents last year. This year I
would like an American Girl doll and Legos. Which
reindeer is your favorite? What kind of cookies
would you like? Merry Christmas.
Bailey Hanke, Grade 3, Athens Elementary

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With thanks for your valued
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Have a great holiday!

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Holidays, than right here with our
neighbors and friends. Thanks for making
us feel so at home. Merry Christmas!
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C&J Auto & Machine, Inc.


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OUR GRATITUDE!
Colby Location:

To all our good friends both far and near,


Go our very best wishes for a joyous New Year
And to all our neighbors and associates, too
Were really grateful to know all of you!

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM OUR ENTIRE TEAM!

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Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings


Dear Santa,
Thank you for all the presents last year. This year
I would like a PlayStation 3. I would also like a
Wowwee electronic car.
Love, Max Lee Adams, Age 9, Colby
Dear Santa,
Thank you for my presents. This year I want a
school bus, a truck and a fire truck. I would also
like books and puzzles.
Diesel Duranceau, Age 7, Colby Elementary
Dear Santa,
Thank you for all of the presents you have given me.
This year I would like trucks, John Deere tractors
and books. I will have fun playing with them.
Jacob Weiland, Age 7, Colby Elementary
Dear Santa,
I would like an American Girl doll with clothes. I
want three American Girl dolls. I would like PlayDoh games. I would like a cooking game that you
can put real marshmallows in and that you can
make cookies.
Angela Bonilla, Age 7, Colby
Dear Santa,
How are you doing, Santa? How are the reindeer
doing too? How are the elves doing? How is Mrs.
Claus doing too? I want a chocolate pen. I will leave
you cookies and hot chocolate for you and milk.
Thank you for the presents from last year.
Ana, Age 7, Dorchester
Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents from last year. How is
Mrs. Claus doing? How are the reindeer doing? I
want an Xbox game and another Xbox game.
Love, Dillion, Age 7, Withee
Dear Santa,
How are the reindeer? Me and my mom are going
to make cookies and pour milk. I want some Littlest
Pet Shops and two owl stuffed animals. I wonder if
you have magic.
Kylie Steen, Age 7, Curtiss
Dear Santa,
Happy Christmas! Thank you for bringing me Elsa
last year for Christmas. Could you please bring me
Anna this year? And an iPad? Have a safe trip.
Love, Alivia Yessa

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents last year. Can I please
get a Nerf gun. How is Rudolph doing? Tell Blitzen
he is my favorite. How many elves do you have?
How old are you? I love you.
Love, Brady Underwood, Age 7, Colby
Dear Santa,
I love the presents from last year. I would like
a toy truck please and I would like a brand new
helicopter please. How are the reindeer doing? I
love Christmas.
Love Tristen, Age 8, Unity

Dear Santa,
This year I want an Elsa doll that sings, Peppa Pig
dolls, a Pogo Stick, waffle maker, smoothie maker,
ponytail holders, a shark toy and dresses.
Thank you, Marilyn Hammock, Age 6, Curtiss

Dear Santa,
For Christmas I want a Nike backpack, a Nike
sweater, a Nike pair of shoes. I want a toy car and
a toy horse.
Sydney Meyer, Age 9, Unity

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents last year. I want PlayDoh, sand boxes, water bottle, shoes of Skechers,
a soft blanket, some pants and clothes. Santa, I will
leave you milk and cookies.
Sincerely, Diana, Age 7, Colby
Dear Santa,
How are you doing in the North Pole and Mrs.
Claus and the reindeer and elves? This year, I want
a 3DS and three boxes of Pokemon cards. Leave
them at the Christmas tree and I will leave cookies.
Love, Jorge Zamora, Age 7, Dorchester
Dear Santa, I want a reindeer and a 3DS. Mrs.
Claus, I know you are in the 80s. Thank you for the
presents last year. I want to have a remote control
toy that goes 60 miles an hour.
Sincerely, Mason Lieders, Age 7, Unity
Dear Santa,
I would like McDonalds, jumping jacks and a TV.
Jason, Colby

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Christmas is our
favorite time of
year because it
gives us a special
opportunity to be
with friends and
acquaintances - old
and new - and to
tell how much we
appreciate you.

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We are so grateful
to have such good
customers like you. We
look forward to working
with you again and
wish you a very merry
holiday season with the
best of friends.

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(Next to Withee Mobil Mart)

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Heartfelt
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Seasons
Greetings
Sending
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well wishes at the holidays and all year round.
Thank you for your patronage!

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Dear Santa,
I would like a hot air balloon, a remote control
helicopter and a football this year for Christmas and
I would like to thank you for my combine last year.
Love, Joseph Houk, Colby Elementary, 1st grade

Dear Santa,
Thank you for the presents you gave me last year. I
would like a striped notebook. I will leave you some
cookies and milk. Oh, and I hope the reindeer are
good so they can give all the children in the world
presents.
Sincerely, Alexia, Age 7, Colby

Happy Holidays from all of us at

Stratford, WI

Dear Santa,
Have a great Christmas! I hope Rudolph is not
sick. Thank you for my barn you brought last year.
Please bring me an iPad this year.
Love, Elijah Yessa

Dear Santa,
I hope your North Pole is warm and everyone is
doing good. Thank you for the presents from last
year. I really enjoy them. Im going to have cookies
and hot cocoa waiting for you.
Delaina, Age 8, Dorchester.

Nothing warms our hearts


more than thoughts of the
many good folks weve
had the privilege to
serve this past year!

Ph: 715-687-4125
1-800-261-4125

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Letters to Santa

Central Wisconsin Shopper - Greetings

May your days be merry and bright.


Wishing you and your family a safe and happy holiday
season from all of us at Nicolet Bank.

Member FDIC | Equal Housing Lender

51-156140