Heath Petersen holds 16-month-old Hatcher as children (from left) Hank, Huck and Kenzi tell Santa and Mrs. Claus (Rodger and Dianne Ossenfort) what they want for Christmas.

Hardwick passes Santa magic to next generation

Nic Johnson first met Santa at age 1.

Saturday, at age 26, Johnson didn’t feel too old to greet and have his picture taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the annual Hardwick Santa Day.

Except now he knows the Christmas couple by their real names, Rodger and Dianne Ossenfort.


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