The 2016 Christmas tree for Governor Mark Dayton’s residence was harvested on Friday, Nov. 18 from the Nemadji State Forest in northeastern Pine County. The balsam fir is 30 feet tall and estimated to be 40-45 years old. The tree will be set up at the governor’s official residence, 1006 Summit Ave., St. Paul, around 9 a.m., Monday, Nov. 21. The tree will be lit on Dec. 1. 

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