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On the 'Nice' List

A visit by Santa Claus to the Mound City tree lighting ceremony on Saturday gives young Alora a chance to share her Christmas list with the jolly old elf. Dozens of people braved the cold weather to attend the tree lighting and the raffle drawing at the amphitheater. (Roger Sims/Linn County Journal)

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Rain likely until noon today with a high near 51. Clearing and cooler on Friday with the partly sunny skies for the weekend.

Rain likely before noon, then drizzle likely, mainly between noon and 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
A slight chance of rain before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.

Source: National Weather Service

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