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Wrapping Department Delayed

Hi all, Production issues in Santa’s workshop has led to last minute slowdowns in the Wrapping Department. This is a common problem at this point in Operation Merry Christmas every year. Some of it stems from kids who cannot…
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Cookie Production Goes Into Overdrive

The ovens at the North Pole are hot-hot-hot at this hour as Mrs. Claus has put the cookie production into overdrive. Christmas cookies are not only festive and delicious but they are fuel – and elves need a lot of them. The thousands…
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Tracker Elves from India Check In

It is only early in the evening on December 23rd in India but already spotters there are checking in, very determined and excited to be working for Santa this year. The team there of about 80 spotter elves are positioned at various locations…
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Santa’s New Sleigh is HUGE

Elves at the North Pole are very excited this hour – they all just got their first look at Santa’s new sleigh. Without exception the response first expressed is about the size of the sleigh. Almost nobody can believe how big it is…
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Weather a Concern at the North Pole

At this hour the Tracking Department is worried most about the weather. Santa’s sleigh appears to be ready. The reindeer are in great condition. Santa himself is always ready. But the weather is a great unknown. Not only is…
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Wrapping and Mail Departments Behind

By this time tomorrow Santa will be delivering somewhere in the world – and all hands here at the North Pole are focused on making sure Santa’s sleigh is not empty when he gets there. That means some departments are not working at…
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Santa’s Workshop Buzzing with Activity

Merry Greetings! It has been a rough ride for Santa’s workshop this year. Resources are stretched thin, deadlines are all blown, and it appears Santa could very well be late in deliveries this year. Be prepared for a long night…
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Radio Broadcast from the North Pole Begins

Greetings one and all, Merry Christmas! The moment we’ve been waiting for all year has arrived – the countdown to Santa’s launch is in its final hours and all the details of Santa’s ride will be right here on SantaUpdate.com…
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Put a Name Tag on Your Christmas Tree

Breaking News! Santa instructed me this morning to put out the word that Santa would like you to place a name tag of some sort on your Christmas tree before he visits late on Christmas Eve. As discussed earlier this month in a Santa…
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Tracking Department Begins Operations

Merry Christmas! Moments ago the coordinated countdown clocks at the North Pole lit up with red lights – that means the Tracking Department is now in business. The Tracking Department has a big job. Every year they plot out Santa’s…
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Santa’s Sleigh is Ready

Happy Christmas everyone! As we’ve been telling you all season one of the least worries this year has been with Santa’s Sleigh. Elf Quinton had his design by Santa approved more than a month ago and since that time he and his team have…
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Elves Sent for Training in Explosives

An odd bit of breaking news here today: Santa has assembled a team of six elves to leave today for Houston, Texas in the United States for training in explosives. No explanation has been given for this training and why it needs to happen…