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Gov. Scott Walker to light Capitol Christmas Tree

Published On: Nov 30 2012 06:57:49 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 30 2012 07:13:07 AM CST

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The 2011 Capitol Christmas tree on display in the rotunda.

MADISON, Wis. -

Gov. Scott Walker is expected to light the Capitol Christmas Tree.

The 37-foot balsam fir tree will be in the Capitol rotunda and is decorated with handmade ornaments from school children. It came from a Medford farm.

The lighting is expected to happen Friday morning.

Fourth-graders from Medford Elementary and Stetsonville Elementary schools have been invited to sing at the tree lighting ceremony.

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