Joie Kong, right, celebrates her 10th birthday with her younger brother, 8-year-old Josh.
Joie Kong, right, celebrates her 10th birthday with her younger brother, 8-year-old Josh.

When Santa Claus needs to get away, he vacations in Cascade. That’s been the case since 1956, when the North Pole: Home of Santa’s Workshop, was created by Wesley Spurry. Following the model of a park in Lake Placid, N.Y., Spurry and investors Art Herzberger and George Haggard brought the Christmas-themed concept to the foot […]

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