Craig Daily Press helps local children get their requests to Santa
December 22, 2010
Editor's note: Santa and Mrs. Claus made a special stop at the Craig Daily Press on Dec. 17 to visit local boys and girls. As children visited Santa, they gave him their Christmas letters, which we are publishing here. Please note we typed the letters exactly as they were written to maintain the integrity of the children's wishes and youthfulness.
I whant legos, narel battleing Bugs, Little cunputer and Printer, litteldest Pet Shop, ZooBoles, Dinosauers, mulkin chrol trucks, mulkin chrol Dinosauers, Pick Axe and Shovel.
hope the raindeer are feeling good!
Shane, age 8
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Please bring me a Diego game or a BumbleBee Pillow Pet.
Koda, age 4
Please bring me a G-Force Wii game.
Kuyler, age 6
Dear Santa, I want a surprise and a Wii remote. That's all. Thank you. P.S. I have reindeedr food. Is Rudolph red?
Dear Santa, How are you? I would like the left handed bow I had my eye on. Hope you have a good ride.
Sincerily Gage, age 10
I don't really know what I want for Christmas except my family home and a new book. Oh, and one more thing, peace on Earth. Hope you are well.
Caitlin, age 10
P.S. Merry Christmas
What I want for Christmas is a Xbox 360 with Maddenn II and a PS3 with games
Eric, age 10
Would I want for Christmas is a phone and some CD. And a guiter with some muice. I wish for happness in the wrld.
Alisha, age 11
What I want for Christmas is a eluctric gutar or a snow bord.
I would like everyone to have a good Christmas by getting what they need. Like money for a tree and food. That is truly what I want for Christmas instead of worring about toys and stuff because I've got ple nty of toys and I meant plenty.
Kaden, age 11
I want a new DSi, a lap top, and one specil present. Happynes. Have a safe tip. Merry Christmas and hope you're well!
Kacie, age 10
I want a xbox 360 and world peace like no fights, for every one to have a house. With my xbox I want 4 controlers, Black ops, Worfer 2, halo reach, halo 3 and most of all Mery Cristmas
Kaden, age 10
How is it up North? Today I have my X-mas Party at school. Tomarrow is my dad's birthday, he's going to be 34. I'm also going to go to South Dakota. We;; see you on the 25 … maybe.
Mikayla, age 11
I hope you are having a lot of fun in the North Pole. I bet your elves are working hard. Well the main reason I sent this letter is because I wanted to tell you what I want for Christmas. The thing I want most is a big digital canon camra. If you could make it. Well if you can't make it I would also want a ipod nano. Well if you can't get that either anything will work for me. If you could get anything for me that would be great, thanks
Colin, age 10
I wish for a PS3 with four cantrolers. And world peace on earth. Also can you make our lives and the homles peoples live better to.
Evan, age 11
Dear Santa I am excided for you to come. I really hope you like the fuge and milk we will lay out for you. When you come you better watch out because my dog sleeps inside and he doesn't like strangers.
Braeden, age 11
P.S. I will leave a sign to remind you.
Dear Santa, I would like world peace, a xbox 360, PS3, a dirt bike, and a work out machine. For you to have a good trip. But Happy Holidays.
Colly, age 11
For Christmas I would like only a couple things. 1. Snow. I would like snow because it's kind of a tradition to me. 2. World health. I would love world health so no one has to stay in sick on Christmas.
Katie, age 10
Dear Santa I want a amaracain doll. or some earings, and some new shoes.
Trista, age 8
I want a Netedo DSi. also I want a guiter Hieroe.
Dear Santa, 4 Christmas I want a Drawer thing 4 my wii and It's not epic Mickey! And pleas get my cuzin Breanna a doll.
Love, Carina, age 9
I would like a frog Pilloe Pet.
Gabrielle, age 8
I like a doll. Have a nice trip.
Brianna, age 8
I want a Nerf Gun Now ang a Pauall Gun.
Mike, age 9
How are you and Mrs. Claus? Are your reindeer tired after they fly all night? Is it true that you eat every cookie from every childs house every Christmas Eve? I would like more yu-gi-oh cards and a new guitar please. Also, can I have a bell from your sleigh? Thank you for all the presents in the past.
Owen, age 8
I want some Star Wars Legos. I also want a Star Wars Lightsaber and a Star Wars gun.
Forrest, age 6
I would like a Rapunzel Tower. Also, a Rapunzel Barbie girl. I would also like my own little Christmas tree. And a ZuZu Princess palace. Also, the Tangled movie. And the Pixie Hollow laptop. And a ZuZu pets fashion show. And Squinkies.
How are you? May I please get a yu-gi-oh card named Alice The tormenter. Also I would like a red DS. Thank you Santa. I love you Santa!
Evan, age 6
Did Mrs. Claus make cookies? I would like polley pockets, ipod Touch and a American doll that looks just like me. Merry Christmas.
Reese, age 7
Dear Santa and Mrs. Clause,
I would like to let you know you're the best. Here is what I would like for Christmas. The Call of Duty Black Ops, blue Asics shoes size 10 in men, and a 270 rifle.
Justin, age 10
Dear Santa and reindeer,
I would like a nerf gun, monster truck, ear splitter space cadet and I want a toy reindeer. How are the reindeer doing? Thank you Santa!
Tanner, age 4
OH! And a ear splitter space rocket.
How are your elves doing? How are you doing? I love you Santa! I have been a good girl this year. I would really like a barbie house this year. I love you berry berry much.
Raven, age 6
How are you? May I please get a zoo zoo pet? How do your reindeer fly? You are nice. Thank you.
Madison, age 6
Merry Christmas Santa! I hope you like my cookies. Will you bring a train that goes around the tree for Brodie and me?
Grady, age 5
I have been a good girl this year. For Christmas, I would really like a baby doll.
Bailey, age 2
What I relly want for Christmas is a laptop so bad so and what else I want is a Phone and that’s all. But a nther thing is Take my sister and leve the gifts. Hope you have a good Christmas!
Raven, age 10
I Have been a very Good Girl, I think! So… Can you bring me a Barbie Maxie Girl for Christmas or maybe A Dora Video Game. and Tell the Elves Thank you for making All our Toys.
Jasmin, age 5
how is is Rudolph and your elves? Have you ever gone out on a date with Mrs. Claus? I hope you have a great day.
Sabastian, age 7
I have been very good This year. I would like a Bean Bag chair. Merry Christmas Santa.
Kylie, age 6
I have been a good girl. I want a walking dog, a Pee and Poo doll, and a good book and a good movie.
Peyton, age 6
Dear Santa I'v ben nice all year and for crismas I would lik a pupy like santa budey and my mom nose you and you drive a chruck in the summer.
to santa from Zoey, age 9
I want a Peuper Jam. Also I want a Pillow Pet and I want a baby. Marry Christmas.
Meaghan, age 8
I hope you have a good trip. I have been very good because I cleaned the house with my mom. What I want for Christmas is a dirt bike with the number 19 on it.
Clay, age 7
Thank you for the presents in the past. And I hope Mrs. Claus is having a great time this year. I have been very good. I have been cleening my house. I also listened to my mom. I want to tell you what I want for Christmas. I want cowgirl boots.
Holleigh, age 7
I hope you have a good Chirstmas this year. I was wondering if you want a present this year? I love you, so I love you so I was wondering if you want a present this year? I have been very good this year. I even helped clen this girls mess up at luch. For Christmas I want a necklace that has santa in his sleigh.
Kelsey, age 7
You are handsome. How are the elves? I have been good this year. Is Rouodoiph funny? I have been help aroud the house. For Chrismas i would like a blue laptop.
I hope you have had a great! year. How has Mrs Claus been? I have ben very good this year. I even washed my hair. For Christmas I would like a Pink scooter with flowers.
Kaci, age 7
You are a great guy because you give all the good boys and girls presents! I know how awsome you are its true! I've had been good this whole year! Santa I made my bed! Santa could you get me a remote control helicopter with a video camera on it!
Jacob, age 7
You are looking good. I hope you have had a good year. Is Msr. Claus doing ok? I was good this year. I even washed the dishes and I also fed my rabbit. My sister and I would like a big rainbow candie cane.
Kimber, age 7
How are you? Thank you in the past for all of the presents! How is Mrs. Claus? What does she do in a day? I have been very good this year. I have been doing the dishes. For Christmas I would like a motor scooter.
I hope you have a good holiday. How are you doing? I have been a vebey good this year. Becas I let my frend kick my football first. for Christmas I want a acoustik guitar and a Book that theches you how to play the gutar and a case for the getar.
Corey, age 8
You looked very handsome when you came to Ridgeview. How if Roudolph? I have been very good. I even washed my own laundry and put it away. This year could you possibly give me the Live Girl Camping Kit.
Alexa, age 8
I hope you have a good year. I have been good because I heled clean the house. For Christmas how is Mrs. Claus? I want a long shot and a stampede.
Gage, age 7
I hope you have a jolly holiday. Buy The way your lookin prity good. I believe in you. I have been realy good this year I did all my chores. I want you to decide what to bring me for CHRISTMAS.
Gwen, age 8
I hope you have had a good year. I hope Mrs. Claus is good too. I have been good this year. I held the door for a guy in a wheelchair. I want for Christmas is a Lego car and truck set. And diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 5.
Blake, age 8
I was wondering if you and Mrs. Claus and the reindeer were doing good. What are the elves doing. I have been scrubbing behind my ears. For Christmas I want a lime green and blue bike. I want a laptop that is hot pink. I want to thank you for all these presents.
Tressa, age 8
for Christmas I want lots of chapters Books! a Ipad!! and some Barbes! and a foot ball!!
Emily, age 7
I wonting Kirby's epic yarn and iPod touch.
Bowen, age 7
I want a gutair hero game for chrismas and a PS3 to and a tone hawk shern and a puppy to.
Kevin, age 7
Dear Santa Clause,
For Chrismas I want a toy horses that are mintume. And some Mordoc's deer, elk and some does, baby elk deer. And Santa Clause I love You!!
Tiana, age 8
I want you Bring Me a toy I want it to be a LEGO.
Daicen, age 7
I want a iPod, telascop, wii, and Lego sets.
Mike, age 7
for Chrasmas I wolde want a remote control humer and a Ipod and a Ipod tuch and a lot of presents.
from Eric, age 7
Mereye Chriasmas Santa.
I Have been Nice evey day. I want a pliowe pet.
Matalie, age 7
Can you plese get me a tendo DS with games, a Sdfone, a IPod, a baby with her stuff, some candy in my stocking, a hanamonte game with a Gtar, A toy horse set. A bike.
Kallicia, age 7
I want to be a beteer reader at school and I want a ipod tuch and a puppy. I love you Santa.
Maria, age 7
Dear Santa Clause,
For Chrismas I want a monster truck and a xbox 360 the brand new one and I want the brand new ipod.
I love you Santa.
Shivam, age 7
I would like a new bike, a real constrotoin set, some pet frogs, a new pair of head phone's and batereas, and Penbo from I love robots. I hope you have a graet Christmas this year. I hope I do to. I love you Santa.
David, age 8
For Crismis, DS also iPod to. That’s wat I wat for Crismis also a barbi hows with sum barbies. xoxo
Kiersten, age 7
For Chirstmas I wod would like a nuw bike and a iPad but if you can not get the ipad it is really ok. You are the best. Love Santa.
Amber, age 7
For Chirsmas I would love a 410-22 gutar case and puppy with a bag of puppy chow! Please!!! I now I all rally made you a Chirsmas list, but I had to do a nuther.
Hunter, age 8
Can I hava a boy cinin and a girl cinin and a choowed.
Don, age 8
I would like a puppy with dog chow. And penbo. I would like a live girl, a Ipod touch and a big computer, a tv in my room please. And my brother a tv to.
McKenzie, age 7
I would like horse set, horse books, big toy horse. Thank you Santa!
Kassie, age 7
Dear Santa, I know there is a lot of things to ask but all I want for Christmas is a scooter, and a movie called Camp Rock 2. You may say that I'm a little crazy just for asking two things. We live in a small house on Colorado St. wiht two pets, a bunny and a cat. There names are Saffire and Dragon. I use to have three pets, but I accidentally poisoned one. I want to ask you am I on the naghty list, just for poisoning the poor thing?
p.s. I'll try to save your cookies from jason.
Sencerely, Sisilia, fifth grade
This year I want a DSi For Christmas. Has it been cold in the northpole? When you come by tell me if it is cold in Craig. And I want a saddle and sense Josh McDaniels is fierd I like to go to a Bronco game. I would like some new xBox360 games like Call of Duty and some other ones and some games on my phone you might be wondering I have probably been good.
Ty, fifth grade
I want lots of new cute clothes for Christmas! I also want some of those wonderful toys you and your elves make Like a Barbie Dream house with the working elevator. I have been great this year but, my room isn't very clean. Do you get presents too? Well those yummy cookies and milk could be you present. I'll be sure to leave you some. Do you pay your elves to make toys? Do they make cute clothes? Thanks and Merry Christmas!
Alyssa, fifth grade
P.S. I also want a Wii you draw pad.
for Christmas I would like a computer, a laptop, an Ipod touch, a cell phone, and legos. Please bring lots of snow. I'm sure you have plenty. How cold is it at the North Pole? I've been good. How old are you? How old are you? How old are the reindeer? How long Have you been delivering toys? Please put me on the good list.
David, fifth grade
I've been very naughty this year, but I'm spoiled so you can still give me presents right? Coal works to I can put it in my fire place. I will tell you what I want for Christmas anyway the main thing I want for Christmas is a snowboard, bindings, and all the equipment. Also can you me a few video games to? please! Have a Mery Christmas.
Spencer, fifth grade
I have been really good this year. How is Prancer doing? What stop is first? I have been wondering when I can see an elf and how short they are. I want a Swarovski Binoculars, a 243 barrel for my Rossi, a Poloris Razor four seater, and a four-wheeler. One last questions how is Mrs. Claus doing.
Sincerly, your pal
Tyler, fifth grade
I have been kind of good this year. I have been waiting for this season to come. Please let me have presents this year. For Christmas, I want a black 250 K+M dirtbike and a Xbox 260 connect. The other present I realy want is a brand new PSP with God of War and Assasin Creed Brothehood. Onother wish I want is Timber Green to move back to Craig, Colorado. One other present I want is a lot of Lego city stuff. Last I want is a airsoft rifle and a riPstick scooter.
Marcus, fifth grade
This Christmas I actually don't need because im 11 now, so I kinda feel a little old. But I actually really want a video game and some clothes. This might actually be my last Christmas for me, but its pretty fine by me! So yea I feel like im old and I don't need any presents. Have a Merry Christmas!
Arnado, fifth grade
I have a list for you this year I'm sure to get all of them just to be sincere. I don't want that diary or mistletoe to miss gramma once more for Christmas is coming its almost at the door. So liste up Jolly old Saint Nicholas I want these this year: a Barbie doll with shiny hair and a puppy dog that flies in the air. I want to get a zebra that is the size of a pig-one-goat and some sneakers that are sure to float. I want astronaut Ice Cream that is red, white, and blue I also want a skelaton that comes with glow-in-the-dark goo. I love to curl my hair, can I have the So-Chece Salon to curl my hair? This is what I want for exchange for those cookies, is that fair?
You most happiest, good girl
ande, fifth grade
I have been a good boy this year. For Christmas I would like a new pair of hunting gloves. A ping pong table or a basketball hoop for above my garage would be nice. But for Christmas I don't just want stuff for me I would like you to give as many presents as you can to the needy children and families. I wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Kasen, fifth grade
I would like a good Christmas, and also a chance for me to see you. Also a nerf sampeed, a chance for my dad to get the room's done down stairs, a DSi, Call of Duty black ops for wii. Another thing I won't is Fushigi ball candy and a flow in the dark shirt. I can't wait for you to come this year.
Marcus, fifth grade
This year I want for Chistmes is my family. I want last year's Chistmes. I want to go to church, have a party, have a snowball fight, roll down the street, go sledding in the dark, and eat some sugar cookies. That is all I for Chistmes.
your Pal Brookly, fifth grade
I don't have a clue at all if I have been good or bad. So if I am good I want an ipod and new bindings. If I am bad I want some coal rocks and coal. I also want a pool with a diving board. The game HAlo would be cool. Merry Christmas!
from, Tane, fifth grade
All I want for Christmas is presents and my family. I want to go to church and eat cookies. I want to go sledding and spend the rest of my time in Las Vegas
Ruben, fifth grade
I hope your ready for Christmas. Did you get all the presentz made for the good boys and girls? I cant remember if I've been good or not. I hope I've been good. I wan't a new Ipod the best wone you got please. I also want a new set of legos. With lots of lego guys and hopefully I don't lose them all like I do every time I get some. I also wan't some night-vision-goggles so when I play army at night and not trip over something because Im a clutz. Well that's what I want. I don't know what anyone else wants.
Seth, fifth grade
I believe that you are real and live. But I wan't to know more things like how cold is the North Pole compared to here? How many toys do you make a day? How fast can you deliver the toys in one night that's amazingh! When its Christmas Eve I would like a slight full of snow to play and have an awesome time in the snow. Christmas is my best holiday and Santa's.
Juan, fifth grade
I would have to say you flying all over the world in one night is pretty amazing. One thing I would love for Christmas is snow. I just want to make forts and go sledding. Also you can get me whatever you think is appropriate. I am hoping for either "Just Dance" for Wii or the extended collector edition of the movie Avatar, but you can get me anything.
Kelton, fifth grade
P.S. Tell the elves I said "Hello."
I wonder if you have to ride on your sleigh until 3:30 in the morning? What do you give the kids and how nice are the Chirstmas trees? Do you like chocolate chip or sugar cookies and how many Pepsi's do you want? Can you carry a really big present on your sleigh? Do some people leave out carrots, apples, lettuce for your reindeer? So I hope you have a safe ride on Chirstmas Eve!
Brooke, fifth grade
For Christmas I would like a nice but slight snow day, where the snow trucks won't plow but its not too less about an inch would be might fine for me. I would like your address so I could send you a leter in the mail. I will send it too the North Pole on. Reindeer Ave., but I don't know what house or address so please send it to me. In that later will you please tell me how cold it is in the North Pole when you send that leter too please. I hope you have a very holly jolly Christmas Eve Santa Claus
Monty, fifth grade
Santa is fat. He has a berde. He has a red soot.
Elizabeth, age 6
For Christmas I want a toy train set. I was some Smurfs. The end!
Allison, age 8
I want an ipad for Christmas.
Payton, age 9
I want a new yorkie for Christmas please.
Your friend Makayla, age 9
I want a zooble, heart lock, book, chocolate.
Mariah, age 8
Is Rudolph real? Have I been good? I want four real fairies. How did you get your job?
Love Sadie, age 7
I have been a good boy this year and for Christmas I would like some hotwheels cars and a hot wheel loop & crash track. My baby brother has been good too and would like a floor with toys on it for when he has tummy time. Thank you
Aadon and Bently
How are you I send this letter to ask my gift this year I behave I want you to bring me a PSP and some games of Mario love Hector thanks bye.
Hector, age 7
For chismas this year I would like a Lalalooksy an a game Ipad and a toy dog. I would like for the world to have enough water and my brother would like Buzz and a cars.
I would like some music CD's of Alivin and the Chipmunks, big Tonka trucks so I can play with my brother and my uncle and big rigs to ride in. Thank you.
Clayton, age 5
Transformers, septacon, cars, Leapfrog games, chipmunk music CD's, trucks. Merry Christmas Santa Claus.
Ryan, age 7
What I want for Cristmas is… a pillow pet and a doll and a zoo zoo pet with a zoo zoo set. A color book, a book, a Barbie.
Bayley, age 7
For Christmas my mommy wants a new car but I will settle for a new babydoll. Thank you.
Shailynn, age 1
I want a D.S. for Christmas. How are the elves. I have been nice. Marry Christmas love Kaziah.
Kaziah, age 7
A snow masheen, and a little snow soot for my little brother. What is your favorite cookie. And I am vaehee good.
Eric, age 7
A snow cone macker, a costoom of you and a new brite red sled.
Chris, age 7
I want a Barbie doll house, explorer kits, ponys, and little cars, a cuple boy barbies, dresses, and ear plugs. I have been very good all year. I will mack speshl cookes for you.
Abbe, age 6
I am tring to be good. I would like to get ponys and barbies of my own and a Barbie dollhouse for Cristmis. Merry Christmis. P.S. I like puzzles to.
Catie, age 3
I would like a new bow and arrow that is green camo. Thank you.
Mackenzie, age 10
I would like a monster truck that goes over hills with a remote control.
Marek, age 5
Can I have a laptop, SIM card, Xbox 360 with Kinect, Cuponk, facebook page, keep tr. Tasman, have anything of Harry Potter, fish-shaped T.V., DSi and a Santa toy. Love, Dru.
Dru, age 9
I want a laptop please, fooshigi please green Diary of a Wimpy Kid please. Barbi horse please. Barbi house please. Barbi pleas.
Ketel, age 7
This year for Christmas I want a cell phone, a new needle for my air pump, a good pair of football gloves.
Adain, age 11
Toy air drill, a toy combine with yellow cab, BB gun, sled, Orbees, Scooter, alarm clock, John Deere cowboy boots with green litll safe, small atv.
Torin, age 7
Santa want to come over to my house? I love Santa. I want to hug Santa. I was Christmas make-up and Christmas babies.
Piper, age 2
I want a princess. I want some animals and a little trampoline. Say hi to the elves. Can I go with you on Christmas? Cause I never saw real reindeers.
London, age 4
Dear Santa claus,
I want a lot of toys this year. I would like a ship that comes with two planes. And a paint easel.
Zachary, age 6
How are you? Good, I hope. I want a real, big guitar. I hope Rudolph is ready.
Love, Lexi, age 8
I have been nice. I want a Buzz Lightyear for Christmas. Rudolph has a shiny red nose. I like the reindeer that pull your sleigh. I like your nice elves that make toys.
Merry Christmas, love Tommy, age 4
How many elves do you have? And what I want for Crismis is a doll house and sum litolleis petshops. And a dolly. And sum artstus and a apron and a kitchin playset and a stuft Crismis fery.
Love, Natalie, first grade
How dues Rodolofs nose glow? What I want for Christmas is a Nintendo D.S. and a laptop and Star Wars the Clone Wars.
Love, Anthony, first grade
How many elves do you have? I want you to plees have my hol famyly to come. I want my birthday to come. I want to spend the nite at Shellbe's.
Love, Destiny, first grade
How dus Rudolph get leters from dogs? I want a DS and a sledding toobe and a Santa doll and a umbrella and a easel and a toy iguana and a toy apple and a toy pink octopus and a toy egg.
Love, Mackenzie, first grade
How many elves do you have? I want two power rangers sets and a umbrella and a benten watch and a pirate ship.
Love, Kyle, first grade
How are you? I want a cat. How are the reindeer?
Love, Jaoyn, first grade
Hi, I like you. How many more days until Christmas? I would like a puppy and turtle this Christmas. Stay safe on Christmas Eve and take care.
Love Perston, first grade
How many reindeer do you have? I want a Barbie for Christmas.
Love, Isabella, first grade
How are your reindeer doing? I want a big horse a holder and a pad that comes off and rand that comes off. A pillow pet that is a dofen. A reindeer that is named Rudolph that glows it's nose.
Love Trinity, first grade
How is cupid doing? I want a ipod or a race track.
Love, Cody, first grade
How are you? What I want for Christmas is … Barbie house. And a zoo zoo pet with a zoo zoo set.
Love, Karina, first grade
What I want for Crismis is a farty cushion and a guitar and a ipod.
Love, Nichole, first grade
How many elves do you have? You already know what I want. In case you forgot, I want new clothes and a vityoe camera and new Barbies.
Love Anna, first grade
How are the elves doing? Santa are they doing grat, Hay is mis clos cumming with you for Crismise? I wot a lepster game and a mostr truck for Crismis. Mere Crismis.
Love, Myles, first grade
Did Rudolph sneeze today? I want a pelo pet and a Brat Doll. A lap top. A video game, colored pencils and a dress. A guitar. Crayons.
Love, Kenzey, first grade
How are the reindeer? I wuld love a cat, a babe cat. I also would love a hamster. I would like makeup.
Love, Alexis, first grade
How are your Reindeers? I want a stuffed pupee. A gingerbread man. A stuffed bebe toy. And a real babe cat. And a toy Christmas tree.
Love Bella, first grade
How is Rudolph doing? My name is Daniel. I want a DSi. I want a pet Iguana.
Love, Daniel, first grade
How ere you Santa? How ere Mrs Claus? How ere yor elfs. I wot a skaboad.
Love, Dredikk, first grade
I would like a American Doll with some indian clothes and with black hair. thank you.
Love Breeanna, age 7