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Choosing a live Christmas tree.

Jack DeGrandchamp tells how to pick and care for a live Christmas tree.

Righting trees upset by wind

Samuel Hoffman | The Journal Gazette
Jack DeGrandchamp restacks Christmas trees that were blown over by wind at his tree lot Monday at Parkwest Shopping Center. DeGrandchamp and his family have operated the tree lot at Parkwest for more than 50 years.