Kansas City Confronts Christmas Tree Shortage

This bit of American scarcity is rough because most holiday bushes are homegrown. 


Also, TKC celebrates the tradition of small plastic trees that are unpacked and then packed back up again within about 5 minutes.

Nevertheless, here's a peek at just a bit of Christmas fear and crime news which doesn't make the holidays as bright as hottie Danielle and her X-mas spirit featured above . . .

"With demand up, supply down and shipping prices on the rise due to supply chain delays, Christmas trees have a higher price tag this year."

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'They took several of our trees': Waldo Greenhouse now short on Christmas trees after break-in

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Grinch stole more than Christmas at Waldo Greenhouse in Kansas City, Missouri. "They took several of our trees," said Cara Mullen, Waldo Greenhouse owner. Mullen tells KSHB 41 News a white truck drove through the parking lot and into their fence Thursday night, taking what she estimates is 15 to 20 Christmas trees.

From holiday lights to Christmas trees: Why decking the halls may cost more this year

With Thanksgiving now behind us, the holiday shopping season is officially in full swing. Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday deals are helping families cash in on discounted gifts.

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