Workers from Ponzani Nursery place the new Norway Spruce next to the Monroe County Courthouse Monday, Nov. 5.

New tree arrives at County Courthouse

A Christmas tradition is saved thanks to the quick action of local officials.

The Monroe County Courthouse got a brand-new tree Monday, Nov. 5.

The old tree, a Blue Spruce, was diseased and failing.

Monroe County Commissioner Mick Schumacher noticed and took action.

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