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Richard and Mary McCrady enjoy hosting company around the holidays. Thus, attractive dinner table settings are an important part of their Christmas decorations. Marie Nitke/FOCUS

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Icicle lights dangling down from roofs, red and green spotlights shining on outdoor wreaths and nativity scenes, giant blow-up snowmen and smiling Santa Clauses perched in front yards... driving around Perham lately, it’s easy to see how many people are getting into the holiday spirit.


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Marie Johnson
Marie Johnson (formerly Nitke) came to the Perham Focus after several years as the Education and Arts & Entertainment Editor at the Herald-Review of Grand Rapids, Minn. She lives in rural Ottertail with her husband, Dan, and their spunky yellow lab, Louisa.
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