SantaUpdate has been providing news from the North Pole for 30 years. They were the first tracker of Santa online. But their news is not just of tracking Santa. They tell the story of Operation Merry Christmas, of life at the North Pole, what it is like to be an elf and to work for Santa. They talk to Mrs. Claus. They report on the reindeer. They publish podcasts and manage all of our social media channels. They do all this year round, 365 days of the year. Here is their latest news.

  • Five Months Until Christmas
    by Elf Ernest on July 24, 2021 at 10:30 pm

    There’s only 5 months until Christmas, folks. Go crazy! We certainly are going crazy here at the North Pole. I cannot begin to tell you what a high gear we are in already. It’s not like the 24th of July – it’s more like the 24th of November. […]

  • Tracking Santa Radio Replay
    by Elf Ernest on July 23, 2021 at 9:20 am

    The Tracking Santa radio replay is now active on the Santa Tracker Channel of Kringle Radio. The Tracking Santa Around the World radio broadcast is a long-standing tradition here at the North Pole. Produced by North Pole Radio News the program […]

  • 23 Weeks Until Christmas
    by Elf Trixie on July 16, 2021 at 3:50 pm

    23 Weeks until Christmas, gang. Have you any idea how close that is. Anyways. Crazy times. The big Tracker Elf Conference is this weekend. That’s what everyone here is working on. Santa sure got tongues wagging here this week with that crazy […]

  • Mrs. Claus Chat Coming Up
    by Elf Trixie on July 13, 2021 at 6:01 am

    Mrs. Claus is scheduled for North Pole Chat this Sunday at 4pm EST in the North Pole Chat Room. This will be the first exclusive chat from Mrs. Claus for this year and it is her contribution to Christmas in July from the North Pole. These chats with […]

  • Santa Stuns the North Pole with Announcement
    by Elf Ernest on July 12, 2021 at 4:04 pm

    Santa has had the press conference scheduled for weeks. Speculation has been running rampant that he would announce a new tracker elf recruiting goal for 2021. All of that happened it was no surprise. But the goal he announced has stunned the North […]

  • 24 Weeks Until Christmas
    by Elf Trixie on July 9, 2021 at 4:22 pm

    24 weeks now until Christmas! I’m sorry I’m a teensy bit late with the countdown this week. I’ve been too busy having fun. We’re celebrating Christmas in July here at the North Pole. It’s like an endless summer picnic this week. All week […]

  • Understanding the Test Flights of Santa’s Sleigh
    by Elf Ernest on July 6, 2021 at 11:20 pm

    The early test flights of Santa’s sleigh are generating a lot of questions. I would like to answer some of them here just to save time for those who are looking for answers. Here are the most common questions we are getting about them right now: […]

  • 25 Weeks Until Christmas
    by Elf Trixie on July 1, 2021 at 6:01 am

    We are down to 25 weeks now until Christmas! That’s like…nothing! I feel like hanging my stocking right now, it’s SOOOOOooooooo close. I have to confess something. I have chatphobia. Seriously. I can’t even tell you the anxiety I got this […]

  • Chat with Elf Ernest
    by Elf Ernest on June 30, 2021 at 12:08 am

    A chat with Elf Ernest – me! – is scheduled this Sunday at 4pm EST in North Pole Chat. I will be discussing Christmas in July plans. While we have already posted a lot about Christmas in July there is more to come. Some I will announce on Sunday […]

  • North Pole Photo Exhibit Planned
    by Elf Ernest on June 28, 2021 at 1:31 am

    In an announcement as big as anything we have shared in recent years it was announced today over on that a North Pole Photo Exhibit is planned for Christmas in July. This event will be held in Elf Chat at on July […]