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Pre-Lit Christmas Trees Recalled Due To Fire, Shock Risk

Check your Christmas tree!

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2013

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Chicago Gets Huge Shipment Of Michigan Christmas Trees

A U.S. Coast Guard ship loaded with more than 1,200 Michigan Christmas trees has arrived in downtown Chicago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2013

Christmas trees for sale at Three Cedars Farm. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Chilly Temps Don’t Stop Holiday Makers From Getting Live Trees For Christmas

Christmas is just 26-days away, and that’s sending many metro Detroiters out to buy live trees this weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2013

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Ho-Ho-Ho! Detroit Christmas Tree To Arrive Nov. 1

This year’s tree hails from Sherman, Michigan.

CBS Detroit–10/24/2013

A Christmas tree is carried on the tree lot. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Shoppers Take Advantage Of Warmer Temps To Pick Christmas Trees

With Sunday’s warmer weather, a lot of people packed area Christmas tree lots for a freshly-cut fir.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2012

Deck The Halls: Tips To Give Your Real Christmas Tree Longevity

If you’re putting up a real Christmas tree this year, the Michigan Christmas Tree Association has a few reminders about keeping your tree from drying out too quickly.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2012

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Residents Criticize Birmingham’s Fake Holiday Tree

An upscale Detroit suburb’s decision to put up a $30,000 artificial Christmas tree outdoors instead of decorating a live tree has attracting some criticism and prompted debate about the holiday tree-trimming tradition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2012

Mid-Mich. Farm: Drought Killing Christmas Trees

A mid-Michigan farm reports the drought is responsible for killing many newly planted Christmas trees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012 Adds Fresh-Cut Christmas Trees To Online Offerings

Meijer Inc. said Tuesday that it is expanding its online holiday offerings — from everything for entertaining to gift-giving to decorating — to include fresh-cut Fraser fir Christmas trees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2011

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Hundreds Of Michigan Trees Sent To Troops

A Christmas tree farm northwest of Kalamazoo shipped out 700 trees on Monday as part of a national campaign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2011